10 guests
5 bedrooms
7 beds
3 baths
10 guests
5 bedrooms
7 beds
3 baths
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One of the most important post war Australian residential buildings.
The Boyd Baker House is located on 35 acres of bushland. The 3 buildings contained on the site together with all of the surrounding bushland is heritage listed.

The space

The buildings and their surrounds are considered of the highest and utmost importance to the State of Victoria and its cultural and architectural heritage by the Heritage Council. The Boyd Baker House site is surrounded by nearly 200 acres of additional bushland which was donated to the State of Victoria by Dr Michael Baker in 1991.

Guest access

The guests will have access to the main Baker House and surrounding bushland. Guests will have access to the whole premises. There is only one owners storage which is not accessible

Interaction with guests

The caretaker is available for interaction on a bed and breakfast basis however guests are given liberal use of the premises.

Other things to note

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House Rules

The properties are Heritage listed as being designed by the famous Robin Boyd and iconic vintage furniture and art works are contained in the properties. Guests are expected to respect the buildings and the contents.


2 Reviews

Mal User Profile
June 2015
Arriving at the Boyd Baker house was easily as good as the photographs suggested, the building is amazing as are the furnishings. We were able to keep very warm with the huge open fireplace and the supplied wood. The house was easily large enough to comfortably accommodate all ten of us, the extra living spaces made personal space achievable too. The kitchen is well stocked with most things however pots and pans were too small to cook for our number of people and knives were all blunt. The surrounding bushland is beautiful with plenty of wildlife and tracks for walking. The caretaker Silvy was extremely attentive and helped our stay run smoothly. We didn't want to leave!

Catherine User Profile
April 2015
Wow! This is an amazing house and was absolutely perfect for our family weekend. As parents, with our 5 adult children and their partners, we took advantage of the guest room, with our own separate access. There was more than enough room for all of us, not just to sleep but to be together when we wanted and to have separate activities at times. The period furnishings took me right back to my own childhood in the 60s and 70s. The setting is beautiful and we made the most of it with long walks and runs. We would love to return and hope to do so one day. Thanks.

Armadale, AustraliaJoined in January 2015
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