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Beckworth Scenic Reserve is right on our boundary and a great place for walks / drives.Farm access gate to Beckworth Retreat
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Farm stay

Beckworth Retreat - whole farmhouse 6 Br

Barbara User Profile

Beckworth Retreat - whole farmhouse 6 Br

Farm stay
14 guests6 bedrooms12 beds3 baths
14 guests
6 bedrooms
12 beds
3 baths
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Barbara is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
7 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Ahh, the serenity! Wake up to the magpies, go to sleep with the frogs, kookaburras or cockatoos calling from the creek.

Beckworth Retreat is a working farm with White Dorper Sheep located at the foot of Mt Beckworth just 20min from Ballarat and 6km outside Clunes.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Indoor fireplace
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed, 3 single beds
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
3 single beds
Bedroom 6
2 single beds

House Rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 12PM (noon) and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Wide doorway to the home’s entrance


16 Reviews

Justin J.Q. User Profile
Justin J.Q.
November 2018
This is the best Airbnb we’ve stayed at - location is spectacular, hospitality great, clean and spacious and lots of quiet places to rest or play. We hired all rooms and had the place to ourselves for two memorable nights. Only 10 minutes’ drive to Clunes and its country town del…
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
Thanks Justin - so glad your special weekend worked out well and that your enjoyed our new Firepit.
November 2018
Dianne User Profile
November 2018
A relaxing atmosphere with views to appreciate. Property is fantastic with everything you could possibly need or want, great set up. My Mother who is elderly was able to get around easily with or the extra supports to assist her ( rails, high toilet seats, shower seat, ramp, wide…
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
So glad you liked our bit of paradise!
November 2018
Maureen User Profile
November 2018
Barbara’s place was a great getaway for our group of 12 women friends. The beds were very comfortable and the house well equipped. We spent the mornings and afternoons under the verandah enjoying the views. We climbed to the summit of Mt Beckworth, had lunch in Clunes and at the …
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
Sorry we missed seeing each other but pleased your group had a great time.
November 2018
Sangeeta User Profile
September 2018
What a wonderful time we had! Barbara is an amazing host, very welcoming and helpful. Her place was bigger than we expected, and very comfortable. We spent a lot of time just exploring the grounds and star-gazing at night. Very quiet and peaceful, and a great place to get away fr…
Matt User Profile
June 2018
Gorgeous property! Strongly recommend that you bring a 4WD and explore the property. So many places to explore and picnic :)
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
Thank you Matt, so glad you enjoyed your stay. Most times our property is only available for walking as we are a working sheep farm but there is lots to explore on the adjoining Mt Beckworth - a 4WD is not necessary but does help on some of the tracks.
June 2018
WeiZheng User Profile
May 2018
Thanks Barbara for such a lovely and enjoyable stay! Amazing place to spend the weekend at. We enjoyed ourselves and hope to be back in the near future!
Prue User Profile
May 2018
Beautiful location with views across the paddocks as the light changed. Probably less suited to a middle of summer visit, when it is dry and the mountain walk not as appealing.
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
Thanks Prue - we do have all seasons here. Everyday is different looking at Mt Beckworth.
May 2018

Hosted by Barbara

Clunes, AustraliaJoined in October 2013
Barbara User Profile
62 Reviews
Barbara is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We have lived and worked all over Australia and New Zealand (school teachers) and done a lot of travel ourselves. We love people and love to share our little bit of paradise at Beckworth Retreat which has been in the family for over 150 years.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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