The Main House @ Poets Lodge Daylesford

Entire home hosted by Angeline & Richard

  1. 8 guests
  2. 4 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 2 baths
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the key safe.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.


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The Main House Daylesford was built in 1852, making it one of the oldest houses in Daylesford. Located a short 1 minute walk to town it is in the perfect position. Beautifully sighted, classic 3 pitch colonial residence with front, side and rear verandas. The property sleeps 8 people making it perfect for family holidays or larger groups. Please note: The Main House is for checked in guests only.

The space
The Main House Daylesford has been fully restored, with new bathrooms which include cast iron baths, original floorboards, colonial windows, hydronic heating in addition to open fires. A central dividing hall between bedrooms and living room ensures peaceful sleeps. The 4 light and airy bedrooms all have something special to offer, whether, it be an open fire, a private courtyard, an ensuite or you get to sleep in a an amazing original french bed, no one will be disappointed. There is an open plan living room with massive fireplace and a separate small reading room for those wanting to get away. The reading room also boosts a beautiful original open fire. The large dining table seats 12 people and the country kitchen is perfect for cosy intimate gatherings. We have all the essentials, tv's, netflix, duck down feather couches, electric blankets that will keep you all warm and cosy throughout your stay. There is also a large rear decking area, with outdoor dining and bbq facilities.
As described by one of our guests, "staying here is just magical".

The Courtyard Suite - 1 King or 2 singles (open fire and private courtyard)
The Linen Suite - 1 King or 2 singles (direct access to bathroom 2)
The Garden Suite - Queen Bed (direct access to bathroom 1)
The French Suite - French Iron Double

Freshly ironed bed linen, towels and toiletries supplied
On site secure parking
Fresh Bread, Eggs, and a few breakfast goodies provided.
Sorry pets not allowed. No parties, gatherings or noisy guests or loud music. This is a country home for chilled relaxed guests. Anyone breaking rules will loose their deposit.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 king bed

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hot tub
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

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4.94 out of 5 stars from 17 reviews


Where you’ll be

Daylesford, Victoria, Australia

Daylesford is a beautiful country town, situated in the hills just 90 mins from Melbourne. Hatted restaurants, vineyards, the lake, the convent gallery and the Sunday Market are just some of the attractions to enjoy.

Hosted by Angeline & Richard

  1. Joined in August 2014
  • 454 Reviews
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We are your hosts, builder and interior design couple.
We love providing 5 Star unique accommodation for our guests. St Kilda West for the city bolt hole and Poets Lodge in Daylesford for that country retreat that everyone falls in love with.
We are your hosts, builder and interior design couple.
We love providing 5 Star unique accommodation for our guests. St Kilda West for the city bolt hole and Poets Lodge i…

During your stay

I do not live on site, but always available if required. Only a phone call away and happy to help.
  • Languages: English, Français
  • Response rate: 92%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy