Situated in six acres of enchanting gardens on the shores of Lake Daylesford in New South Wales, Australia this stylish and elegant retreat offers the most spectacular setting. Lake House will appeal to those seeking a laid back and tranquil escape with warm hospitality, first class facilities and superb cuisine.
Featured in Tatler (UK) Top 101 Best Hotels list in 2012, Lake House is a luxury, boutique-style hotel filled with artwork from some of the region’s top artists.
This charming, country house hotel offers 33 beautifully designed suites with waterfront or lodge settings. Each suite features contemporary interiors with king-size beds and lavish bathrooms complete with underfloor heating. An exclusive two-bedroom country house is set apart from the rest offering the utmost privacy.
The renowned waterside restaurant attracts gourmet fans from around the world. A seasonal menu of cutting edge, modern Australian cuisine is prepared using fresh regional produce, and is accompanied by an extensive wine list. The eight-course tasting menu is a must. In-room dining is also available, served on the deck or at your dining table.
Lake House is the ideal place to relax and unwind. Stroll through the delightful grounds, play tennis, go mountain biking or do yoga. Indulge in a treatment the Swedish-style spa, nestled among the treetops or simply enjoy a glass of wine by the open fire. The hotel also arranges exciting experiences such as cooking demonstrations and scavenger hunts.
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Lake House Daylesford Information
- Location & Getting There
Lake House lies on the shores of beautiful Lake Daylesford, approximately 80-minutes drive from Melbourne's CBD and a 1-hour drive from Melbourne Airport.
This luxury boutique hotel is comprised of 33 beautifully designed Waterfront or Lodge rooms. The Waterfront rooms have a private waterfront balcony, plush sofa and textured aarmchair for afternoon relaxation. The Lodge rooms feature private courtyards, gardens and terraces clustered around a stylish lounge complete with a billiard table and open fire.
- Tennis court
- Terrace house
- Dining: 1 restaurant, 1 wine cellar
As a perfect place to unwind from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne, Lake House offers many relaxing activities such as wine-tasting, cooking classes, yoga and it has a Swedish-style spa. A trip to Daylesford can also be arranged for some shopping, sightseeing, art appreciation and visits to Kyneton, Trentham and Woodend Villages.
The hotel offers nanny services, welcome packs for kids, DVDs and activities such as feeding the resident ducks, geese and kookaburras.