Enjoy a relaxed getaway with family or friends at this spacious Alpine style lodge set amongst the backdrop of the Alpine National Park, all for you. Sambar Lodge sleeps up to 22 guests (max 16 adults) and your furry friend can even come along.
Unwind as the kids play in the fully fenced backyard or step through the back gate to explore the Australian bush laid out before you.
The retro yet amazingly functional double kitchen makes it a breeze to whip up a feast for the masses - 2 of everything and views to prep to. Dine together around the huge timber bench tables then enjoy a game of cards or soak up the mountain views on the verandah.
The spacious and comfortable, open plan living & dining area offers a large flatscreen TV/DVD, leather lounges, stunning views and a gorgeous circular wood fire to set the mood. Reverse cycle heating & cooling adds to the year round comfort.
4 good size bedrooms offer double & single bunks (8 double beds & 6 single beds) with the master bedroom providing access to the rear verandah. All pillows, doonas & blankets are provided.
2 bathrooms each with toilet and 2 showers create the perfect mens & womens spaces, there is another separate toilet off the large laundry. The laundry has plenty of room for gear as well as a washing machine & dryer.
Offering spacious, family and dog friendly accommodation in a setting that will leave you refreshed and renewed, Sambar Lodge is the ideal place for 3 or 4 families and groups looking for adventure or peaceful relaxation to retreat to the High Country. Sambar Lodge really is easy living - and look out for a Sambar to cap off your stay!
- Fully self contained house
- Sleeps 22
- Double bunk in master bedroom
- Double bunk & single bunk in other bedrooms
- All bedding provided - BYO linen
- Linen can be provided at extra charge
- Well equipped kitchen
- Coffee machine - pod style
- Fridge - full size
- Oven/stove - gas
- Open plan living
- Digital flat screen TV/DVD
- Bedding provided - BYO Linen
- Shower - separate
- Toilet - in bathroom
- Toilet - separate
- Private laundry
- Clothes dryer
- Iron & ironing board
- Washing machine - front loader
- BBQ - 4 burner gas
- Enclosed yard
- Off street parking
- Dog friendly
- Wood fire - enclosed
- Heating - electric wall
- Reverse cycle split system
- Mountain Views
- Toys & games
- Ski racks
Harrietville : The perfect place to catch up, explore or unwind
Harrietville may be an idyllic & peaceful mountain town but it also offers adventure, activity and a delicious food & wine experience.
Our region offers a new experience in any season - the stunning autumn colours, Australia's best skiing in winter, Wildflowers & nature in spring, the list goes on......
Enjoy a meal at 1 of 2 quality hotels with local beer & wine and serving delicious meals 7 days a week - 1 hotel boasts Victoria's No 2 parma and one of the best steaks you will ever eat.....
A choice of 3 cafes offering breakfast & lunch will hit the spot and get your day started.
Enjoy a delicious home made ice-cream in amazing flavours you won't forget.
Pick fresh blueberries at the blueberry farm in Summer.
Catch a bite at the Trout & Salmon farm to create the most delicious, fresh & easy BBQ fish dinner!
Stock up on amazing home made jams, chutneys & sauces made with local produce at 'Granny's Pantry'.
Experience fresh lavender scones or a range of lavender products at the lavender farm tea rooms.
Harrietville's fantastic establishments also offer regular live music, wood fired pizza nights, blues & jazz nights, open jam sessions, outdoor acoustic sessions, pool comps and on a Friday night the essential country pub meat raffles!
In Summer, cool off at 'Tronoh Lake', a fantastic 70 ft deep lake with jetty, shadesails, BBQ area & pontoon. A great spot for fishing in the fishing season too!
Relax with a casual stroll along the beautiful Ovens River or follow one of the several marked walks around town.
Explore the Unique Harrietville Historical Museum with original re-created room scenes, photos displays, gold exhibition and more wonderful features.
Enjoy a BBQ by the River at the local playground with new equipment, a rotunda with BBQ and plenty of room to kick a footy!
Get adventurous and experience the hike to Mt Feathertop, a world renowned walk not for the feint hearted but well worth the effort - try also the razorback & Bon Accord walks all departing from Harrietville.
In Winter, head up the mountain to Hotham Alpine Resort, in Summer get the bike out to take on the challenging ascent to the top.
Harrietville is surrounded by some of the best tracks for dirt biking, 4WDing & mountain biking or take the road bike over Hotham for some spectacular views - use Harrietville as your central base!
With all that Harrietville offers, you still have the rest of the Alpine Valleys at your doorstep!
Just a 23km drive to Bright featuring chefs hat restaurants, a calendar full of fantastic annual events, festivals & markets and quality boutique shopping.
The regions renowned Wineries, Rail trails & local producers are also at your doorstep - let us arrange a tour for you!
Mt Beauty, Beechworth, Mount Buffalo, Falls Creek, Wandiligong, Milawa are all a short drive from your base.
Art galleries & History, Wineries & Breweries, Horse riding, paragliding, Mountain biking, Festivals & events, Fishing, Hiking, Nature & Photography, Snow fun, Relaxation and the ideal location for you destination wedding!!
Affordable snow holidays!
Harrietville is the ideal destination to enjoy an affordable & relaxed snow holiday!
WHY STAY OFF-MOUNTAIN?
Save loads by staying in Harrietville, with easy access to daily bus services & private shuttles to get you up & down the mountain.
Explore the region on a 'day off', get the best of both worlds!
Enjoy the magnificent sun rises & sunsets and mountain views as you drive or get shuttled up the hill - the drive is so worth it for this, especially for photographers!
Harrietville has 2 quality ski hire outlets with affilliates on mountain (in case you need to swap your gear). You can arrange all you ski hire, lift tickets, lessons, gear, chains (the whole lot!) before you head up the mountain!! SAVE TIME, AVOID THE QUEUES, SAVE MONEY!
Book with us to receive fantastic discounts on chain hire, ski gear and more. Let us know what you need and we will arrange it - including a relaxing in-house massage at the end of the day!
All winter, Harrietville boasts regular entertainment, great food, a fantastic alpine atmosphere and everything in easy walking distance.
If you feel like a change you also have central access to Falls Creek, Mount Buffalo or anywhere else you would like to go...... WHY NOT!