The Recyclable House Beaufort -Eco country getaway


Entire residential home hosted by Katherine

  1. 12 guests
  2. 4 bedrooms
  3. 9 beds
  4. 2.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
The Recyclable House, Beaufort, is a stylish country getaway. Toasty warm in winter! It is an experimental, modern family home designed and built by the owners using closed loop, passive-solar, construction principles. It is a prototype house for the circular economy.
You will enjoy it's great air quality, comfortable light filled-spaces, well equipped kitchen, private deck and garden.
A short walk to train and bus, it's a convenient place to relax and explore the surrounding countryside.

The space
This house can be rented together with The White House Beaufort (if available this sleeps an extra 7 people). Check out the joint listing if you need to book for more people:

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 2 single beds, 1 bunk bed

What this place offers

Lake access
Free parking on premises
Washing machine
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace
Luggage drop-off allowed

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4.98 out of 5 stars from 40 reviews


Where you’ll be

Beaufort, Victoria, Australia

Beaufort is a picturesque, quintessential Aussie country town with many attractions and fantastic local amenities.
Within walking distance of The Recyclable House there is:
- an IGA supermarket (open until 9 pm daily);
- pharmacy; news agency; post office; laundry mat;
library/information centre;
- Art Trax Gallery showcasing renowned local artists;
- the iconic Beaufort Big Garage Sale (old wares); -antique stores;
- two craft stores selling local artisans wares and fresh produce ;
- many cafes;
- a Saturday Market (first weekend of the month);
- Beaufort Lake with an Indigenous Cultural walk, a cross-fit equipment circuit and the lake itself re-stocked with fish regularly;
- Michael Unwin's cellar door.
Within 30 mins of Beaufort are two beautiful State Parks -Mt Cole and Mt Buangor - with walking tracks to suit all ages/stages.
There are numerous wineries and cellar doors in the surrounding Pyrenees region.
Ballarat, Ararat and Avoca are all an easy 35 minute drive/ train away making Beaufort an ideal place to stay while exploring the exciting Pyrenees region.

Hosted by Katherine

  1. Joined in October 2013
  • 110 Reviews
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  • Superhost
Passionate about adventures with my family and friends in Melbourne and regional Victoria. Have been lucky enough to travel further afield on many occasions. Presently happiest when gardening, and forever filled with awe and gratitude for the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Every moment is precious!
Passionate about adventures with my family and friends in Melbourne and regional Victoria. Have been lucky enough to travel further afield on many occasions. Presently happiest whe…

During your stay

We may sometimes be in our other house next door and if so will happily interact with guests. Otherwise we are readily contactable via the Airbnb App.

Katherine is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Languages: English, Français, 日本語
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a day
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with keypad
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Show more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $2000

Cancellation policy