2 guests

1 room

1 bed

shared half-bath

2 guests

1 room

1 bed

shared half-bath

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About this listing

Laura's house is set on an acre and a half. The Kitchen has a gas stove and dishwasher. There is a wood fire for the winter and evaporative air conditioning is ducted into all the bedrooms and living areas for summer. Shops on the High street are only a 5 min walk away. We are in the Pyrenees ranges with many vineyards including Taltarni, Blue Pyrenees and Mount Avoca.


Extra people: No Charge
Weekly Discount: 15%


The space

The house has 2 bedrooms at each end of the house. Each set of bedrooms has a bathroom and toilet. The B & B itself is setup with Kitchen, adjacent small family room with wall mounted TV and dining room. My daughter and I live down the other end of the house and the kitchen is shared although Laura and I are respectful of peoples privacy. Netflix is available as well as the internet. There is a wood fire heater at each end of the house and ducted air-conditioning in all rooms.

Guest access

wifi / internet, Netflicks

The neighbourhood

Avoca is a town of 1000 people, it has all the amenities you need from a town including a supermarket, petrol station, play ground, chemist, doctor, coffee shops, milkbar (which also sells petrol), takeaway food, 2 pubs (the "Avoca" has won several awards for their food). 2 Motels, several antique and 2nd hand shops. The Avoca river plays host to a market once a month. Avoca's main street is wide with lots of parking in the middle and one of the car parks is turned into a piste several times a year to host petanque competitions. The main street is also the location of its iconic war memorial.

Getting around

Located 2- 2.5 hours from Melbourne, 20 mins west of Maryborough, just under an hour north of Ballarat, just over an hour west of Bendigo, just under an hour east of Ararat. We are in the Pyrenees ranges with many vineyards including Taltarni, Blue Pyrenees and Mount Avoca.

House Rules
Not suitable for pets
Check in time is 10AM - 8PM
Check out by 11AM

You must also acknowledge
Cat(s) lives in the house



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit

1 night minimum stay

4 Reviews

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Nick User Profile
April 2017
Great affordable accommodation. Marcus is fantastic and very helpful

Konrad User Profile
April 2017
I really enjoyed my stay at Marcus's place. The room and house is very spacious, great wifi and it is very close to the centre of Avoca. Above all Marcus is a great host, very friendly and accommodating. Great value, highly recommended.

Robert User Profile
March 2017
Great little spot to rest the night, beautiful gum trees. Great host, neat budget accomodation.

Marion User Profile
February 2017
Nice house, clean and quiet! Marcus is very friendly!

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Avoca, Australia · Joined in April 2016
Marcus User Profile

Hi all, Im a single dad. My ex and I share custody of our darling daughter Laura, hence the name of my listing.

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