Welcome to Clunes Farmstay.
If you would like to see and experience farm life and live amongst nature, then Clunes Farmstay is perfect for you. Embrace the farmyard lifestyle shared with chickens, alpacas, ducks and Shetland ponies in The Australian Country.
Clunes Farmstay sleeps 3 guests comfortably. This humble cabin has landscape views and all the necessities you need for an overnight stopover or a weekend stay.
Whether you’re passing through on a road trip exploring the countryside or staying in Clunes whilst on a visiting weekend for your children at the Wesley camp, this could be your perfect getaway spot. The lovely owners who also live on the farm are delighted to share their property with you and show you the animals. Your cabin is completely private complete with bathroom facilities; the owners are just there if you need help with anything.
Clunes is 90 minutes from Melbourne. A picturesque town made famous from the gold rush days and is host to the International Annual Booktown Festival in May. Make sure you book early! It is a great place to explore and find little treasures. Clunes Farmstay is just 4km from town where there are cafes, bookshops and the local country pub. It is within short driving distances to the townships of Ballarat, Maryborough and Daylesford.
Renovating, relocating, between house sales? We would welcome you for stays of up to 3 months. Ask us about our monthly rates and cleaning services.
Well-appointed kitchenette, 4 burner gas stove top, refrigerator, microwave, cooking and dining utensils provided. Split system heater/cooler, electric fire place, pedestal fans. TV and radio. Iron and ironing board,Washing machine, clothes dryer, farm views, outdoor furniture on the deck. Off-Street Parking for up to 2 vehicles. Pets welcome, see below for more information.
Smoking is strictly not permitted.
Bedroom and Bathroom Details
Bedroom Configuration, Linen and towels supplied.
Bedroom 1 – Queen bed and Single Sofa bed.
Please request the following items to hire prior to your stay
- A porta cot and high chair: no charge but you must supply your own linen for the porta cot.
- Breakfast hampers: $25 per head
Bathroom 1 – Shower and toilet.
Pet Friendly On Application
Please advise if you would like to bring your dog as we will only allow one dog and they must fit the following criteria: up to date with all the proper vaccinations and registrations. Strictly outdoors only, no dogs are to be brought inside the house at any time however they are allowed to sleep in the laundry area of an evening. Guests will need to bring their own dogs bedding, food and water bowls and be responsible for cleaning up after pets at all times. A $40 fee applies.
Pets must be kept under control at all times as the Farmstay is located on a working farm.
Train – You can catch the train from Melbourne Southern Cross via V/Line to Clunes Train Station. It will take approximately 1hr 40min to 2 hours. Clunes Farmstay is 5.2km, 7 min drive from the station.
- Eastern Peake Vineyard and Wineries – 13.6, 13min
- Fraser St – The main street of Clunes including restaurants, pubs, book stores and Mount Beckworth Winery cellar door: 4km, 5 min drive
- Ballarat: 41.2km, 35 min drive
- Daylesford: 49.6km, 39 min drive
- Great Ocean Road/Twelve Apostles: 200km, 2.5hr drive
Where is Clunes?
Want to escape the rat race then head to Clunes, only 90 minutes from Melbourne. A picturesque town made famous from the gold rush days and is host to the International Annual Booktown Festival in May. It is a great place to explore and find little treasures. Clunes Farmstay is just 4km from town where there are cafes, bookshops and the local country pub. It is within short driving distances to the townships of Ballarat, Maryborough and Daylesford.