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The Castle in Bonnie Doon

The Castle in Bonnie Doon

5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath

The Kerrigans holiday house from the 1997 movie 'THE CASTLE'!
You're NOT Dreaming. The SERENITY is real.
Share a slice of Australiana film history
I would like to accommodate and not disappoint anyone.
Remember this is a cultural icon, you're coming for a get away, lake Eildon, the snow, the train trail, the "serenity and the smell of two stroke" if you think its a party venue "YOUR DREAMIN"


Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 1 single bed, 1 floor mattress

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

66 Reviews

Daniel User Profile
May 2018
You lil ripper! If you love the iconic film then you'll love the pilgrimage to Bonnie Doon. Great coffee machine inside and can I just say it was a credit to the owner. The jousting sticks were a great touch.
Kelly User Profile
April 2018
All I can say it what a great place to have a weekend getaway at Bonnie Doon. Close to the boat Ramp, and when you arrive it’s just the Vibe, you know your going to have a great time. The house is fitted out with great memorabilia from the movie scenes and facilities are great.
Jane User Profile
April 2018
We had a really lovely family weekend at The Castle and as often as it has been said, we all loved the Serenity! We were so amused by all The Castle paraphernalia, photos and knick knacks, including the kick boxing bag and Coco's kennel. Not to mention the lucky elephants, the s…
Shannon User Profile
April 2018
Melanie was a great host. Everything we needed was taken care of with friendly and efficient service. The place was quiet and relaxing, the perfect place for a nice family birthday celebration. The styling was fabulous, a great mix of functional retro and modern convenience. The …
Mary User Profile
April 2018
We all enjoyed a brilliant family weekend with true country atmosphere, great bike trails, a picturesque walk to the pub, nearby farmers’ markets, amazing Mansfield cafes and lazy afternoons of reminiscing. Don’t book The Castle if you expect a stuffy, private five-star retreat. …
Deanne User Profile
March 2018
It is a credit to Airbnb that there are opportunities to stay at iconic abodes like The Castle. We had the most tops time. The serenity a ripper and just, the Vibe. If you love the movie “The Castle” put down the trading post, finish digging your hole, get the keys to the Cortina…
Hurley Family User Profile
Hurley Family
March 2018
Enjoyed our stay at this cosy little piece of Australian film history. Had a lot of fun recreating all the scenes from The Castle and Mel was very accommodating and quick to respond which made our stay all the easier :)

Hosted by Melanie

Joined in January 2015
Melanie User Profile
159 Reviews
Melanie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
love traveling, classic movies, have more half full attitude need my family that includes my dog. believe in yourself, live every day to the fullest, work towards making your dreams come true.
Languages: English, Ελληνικά
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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