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Valley View Nature Retreat

Rachel is a superhost.

Valley View Nature Retreat

4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bathroom
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
Sparkling clean
9 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Rachel is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Welcome to Valley View Nature Retreat. farm stay in Apollo Bay. Relax and unwind in the beautiful surroundings of this unique property, set on the banks of a small lake and framed by undulating hillsides and ancient trees. Valley View is a 2.6km scenic drive up Wild Dog Road, 7 mins away from the seaside town of Apollo Bay with its beaches, shops and cafes. Here you are close enough to the township but far enough away to enjoy the peace and natural flora and fauna of The Otways.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Air conditioning
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds



313 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Sparkling clean
Quick responses
Grace User Profile
October 2019
Compact lodging space with 1 air-conditioner in the living /dining area. Equipped with basic amenities for a short stay. Plenty of flies trapped behind the curtains in the bathroom, other than that the place is relatively clean.
Ashley User Profile
September 2019
Rachel’s place was amazing, we loved meeting all her animals, and staying at this getaway! She setup the grill for us when we said we would like to cook dinner, even though we didn’t use it due to bad weather. Her place is quiet and has all the amenities needed! Loved this…
Harith User Profile
September 2019
Rachel and her husband was very friendly and helpful. Loved her place- and her pet dog Tinkerbell. Value for money & I would definitely recommend her place !
Sophie User Profile
November 2018
Thank you for being such a generous host and for going out of your way to make our barbie a much tastier one with the herbs from your garden! Loved the menagerie of pets — birds, deer, goats, sheep, Tinker & Cous Cous! Take care and hope to see you again!
Rachel User Profile
Response from Rachel:
Hi Sophie, It was wonderful to meet you all and you guys were an absolute pleasure to host. We love showing guests our beautiful peice of paradise. So pleased you enjoyed it.
November 2018
Penelope User Profile
November 2018
The unit is a stand-alone unit behind the main family home. The unit is cosy and the outdoor patio is a great spot for bird watching. Cooking facilities is available in the unit. Rachel is very welcoming and offered advice to getting to the unit before our trip. She also shared a…
Nam User Profile
November 2018
Beautiful front yard with interesting animals both day and night time. Asian fellow might not used to it becuase really cold at night. But we love the stars at night.
Mi Jeong User Profile
Mi Jeong
September 2018
We had a wonderful farm life experience at Rachel’s place. She allowed my son to feed goats and deers and play with her dog and birds. Less than 10 min drive to Apollo Bay shops and restaurants. We turned on the heater in the living area and did light a fire in the fireplace at…
Rachel User Profile
Response from Rachel:
it was such a pleasure to host your family and we love to share our beautiful property with other nature lovers. We are so happy that you all had a great stay.
September 2018

Hosted by Rachel

Apollo Bay, AustraliaJoined in September 2015
Rachel User Profile
313 Reviews
2 References
Rachel is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a Mum of 2 children, a boy and a girl and have moved to Apollo Bay recently with my lovely husband Tim. We love Apollo Bay and have enjoyed holidays here for years, so we are delighted to offer people an opportunity to experience this beautiful countryside we live in. We…
Interaction with guests
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Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3PM - 8PM
Checkout: 10AM
3PM - 8PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events