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Beckworth Retreat - Ahh, the serenity!

Barbara is a Superhost.

Beckworth Retreat - Ahh, the serenity!

14 guests6 bedrooms12 beds3 baths
14 guests
6 bedrooms
12 beds
3 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the farm stay to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Barbara is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Wake up to the magpies, go to sleep with the frogs, kookaburras or cockatoos calling from the creek. During farm walks you will see kangaroos, wallabies, echidna and many birds including our resident eagles.

Beckworth Retreat is a working farm located at the foot of Mt Beckworth just 20min north of Ballarat.


Free parking on premises
Pay TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed,3 single beds
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
3 single beds
Bedroom 6
2 single beds



34 reviews
Arunika User Profile
December 2019
Beautiful and clean place , we had a comfortable  stay with my family- 13 of us for 2 nights. Had so much space, we even enjoyed a cricket  match outside and the bbq straight after. They had all bbq facilities and kichen facilities  were very good too. Comfortable  stay with a/c,…
Gayatri User Profile
December 2019
Amazing place! Nice and secluded surrounded by fresh air and lots of sheep! Place is very clean and modern. Only met Barbara on the day of checkout but she was very helpful over messages leading up to the stay and during! 10/10 stay
Kate User Profile
November 2019
Beautiful surroundings, lovey area. The home is equipped with all amenities you could need for a short stay. Guest quarters are perfectly set up for large groups. The host Barbara was very easy to communicate with. She and her family live in a home attached to the guest…
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
So glad that you enjoyed your time in our home Kate (and especially the fire pit) and thank you for the feed back. We do try and make it very clear that we are a working farm and all of the trimmings that go with that including having good control of your furry family especially…
November 2019
Brendan User Profile
October 2019
Very well apppointed and clean accommodation. Handy to lots of locations it is only a 25-30 minute drive from Ballarat.
Stuart User Profile
October 2019
Beckworth Retreat is a lovely, relaxing location and Barbara is a wonderful host. All of the rooms were very clean and comfortable and the surroundings were very peaceful. We were a bit of an unusual group as we were a basketball team with 10 boys and 4 support staff. Even…
Anna User Profile
September 2019
Barbara's place is beautifully set in the picturesque countryside. It's great for a large family and dogs. We had a great time soaking up the serenity by the fire pit toasting marshmallows and walking along the creek.
Rachael User Profile
August 2019
Gorgeous farm, great local tips and very, very relaxing. Great for a large group, or a few different families, as plenty of room to accommodate everyone.

Hosted by Barbara

Clunes, AustraliaJoined in October 2013
Barbara User Profile
108 Reviews
Barbara is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We have lived and worked all over Australia and New Zealand (school teachers) and done a lot of travel ourselves. We love people and love to share our little bit of paradise at Beckworth Retreat which has been in the family for over 150 years.
Interaction with guests
Usually you will be greeted on arrival and assisted as needed. We will let you know if we are away and you will need to use smart lock keys to access the property.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Clunes, Victoria, Australia

Things to keep in mind

Checkout: 11:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
Checkout: 11:00 am

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed