About this listing
Located in the heart of the Pyrenees wine district, Bonaville offers elegant and private boutique accommodation in a Victorian era home. Within an easy stroll of the main street of Avoca and just minutes from the districts wineries.
Bonaville was built in the early 1890's by local jeweller William Chellew. The family was in high social standing and were quests of the Duke and Duchess of York at government house in 1900. The house was subsequently occupied by the Anglican church from 1916 until the 1970's when it passed back into private ownership.
Bonaville Suite 1
Guests will enjoy a 4 poster bed with french linen bedding and 1000 thread count bedsheets. The private ensuite carries basic toiletries and amenities along with sumptuous bathrobes. The decor is a tasteful mixture of modern styling and Victorian era antiques.
Along with their suite and bathroom, Bonaville's guests will have access to a private sitting room were they can enjoy reading, chess, television and access kitchenette facilities. A continental breakfast will be served in this room each morning between 7.00am and 11.00 am.
Interaction with guests
Guests will be greeted at the door by their host who will show them to their room and provide an overview of the properties amenities. After that point they will enjoy complete privacy.
Avoca is a former gold mining town located on the banks of the Avoca River with the Sunraysia Highway running through the town's centre. The highway transforms itself into the wide boulevard with gardens and monuments in the central strip. Avoca's thriving gold mining days of the 1850s and 1860s have left a legacy of historical buildings throughout the town centre including the court house (built in 1859), several hotels and churches.
The Pyrenees region is home to an established agricultural and winery industry due to its Mediterranean climate. If you follow Vinoca Road west from the town centre you will pass several vineyards including Blue Pyrenees Estate with the Pyrenees Ranges providing a scenic backdrop. Around 20 kilometres north-west of Avoca is the small community of Moonambel which includes a general store and hotel. Moonambel is home to a large collection of wineries set within scenic countryside.
Bonaville Boutique Accommodation is less than a 1 minute walk to the main street of Avoca and transfers to the regions wineries and racecourse are often available during events.
Unfortunately there are a couple of little rules:
No smoking inside the building
Please respect our other guests
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
Passion for design, entertaining, hosting and owner or a Wine and Tapas Bar.
5 things I can't live without? Elle Décor, Gourmet Traveller, Gin & Tonic, French Patisseries & Gardening
My stye of travel? Love glamping not camping.