The Castle in Bonnie Doon


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  1. 7 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 2 baths
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Live like the Kerrigan family, stay at the Australian 1997 movie, "The Castle" holiday house in Bonnie Doon.

As seen on ABC, SBS, Domain news and more, the famous Castle house in Bonnie Doon is now available for your very own experience!

No, you’re not dreaming, and the serenity is real! Share a slice of Australiana film history.

The space
In the 1997 The Castle movie, the Kerrigan family visit their holiday home in Bonnie Doon, most scenes were shot on the front inclosed varanda.
Tracey is seen colouring her mums hair.
Daryl over cooks a BBQ.
Daryl and Sal share a cuddle, while watching Tracey holding the punching bag for her newly Wed husband Con, while he practised his kick boxing.
The Kerrigan family sitting around the otdoor table at night listening to bugs getting zapped by the electric Zapper and enjoying the serenity.

There was 1 small scene filmed inside the Castle holiday home, around the kitchen table sharing stories. The photos show the inside of the home, it consists of 2 bedrooms and set up to sleep 4 guests. A fully equipped kitchen dining area, sitting area next to a fireplace and lounge room, through the bathroom to the laundry and out to the back yard.

A granny flat named 'The Poolroom' is located there it is the 3rd bedroom that sleeps an additional 3 guests with the aditional bathroom.
This space is included with booking for 6 guests or more, at a minimum. $120 per night.

Where you'll sleep

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What this place offers

Lake view
Mountain view
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Washing machine
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony

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Where you’ll be

Bonnie Doon, Victoria, Australia

Bonnie Doon is a small Community, old and Young, locals live close by, genuine friendly people.

Hosted by Mel

  1. Joined in January 2015
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love traveling, classic movies, have a glass half full attitude
believe in yourself, live every day to the fullest, work towards making your dreams come true.
I love hearing from guests what The Castle movie means to so many family's.

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 2:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety practices apply
May encounter potentially dangerous animal
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy