Nature Retreat

A Unique Accommodation Amidst the Grampians National Park

Certified as a “Green Travel Leader” by Ecotourism Australia

THE STRINGY BARK LOFTHOUSE

The Lofthouse at Aquila Eco Lodges is a perfect retreat for families or groups of friends. It ideally sleeps 4 people, but can accommodate up to a maximum of 5. Beds can be arranged in 2 queen beds + 1 single or 1 queen and 3 single beds.

The ground floor is tiled throughout and contains a separate bedroom, lounge room, dining and a full kitchen. Day beds set in huge picture windows are great for relaxing with a book and a glass of wine. Two sets of double doors lead from the lounge room onto a tiled, undercover veranda, equipped with a gas BBQ and an outdoor setting The second bedroom is located on a loft floor, which is a half mezzanine and features beautiful red gum floors.. The sandstone bathroom is just a step from your front door, set under cover of the veranda and made cosy by thermal mass heating.The ground floor is tiled throughout and contains a separate bedroom, lounge room, dining and a full kitchen. Day beds set in huge picture windows are great for relaxing with a book and a glass of wine. Two sets of double doors lead from the lounge room onto a tiled, undercover veranda, equipped with a gas BBQ and an outdoor setting The second bedroom is located on a loft floor, which is a half mezzanine and features beautiful red gum floors.. The sandstone bathroom is just a step from your front door, set under cover of the veranda and made cosy by thermal mass heating.

OUR FEATURES

  • Peaceful environment
  • ‘Day-beds’ with oversized cushions, that are set in huge picture windows
  • Fully equipped kitchen minus microwave (solar power restrictions)
  • Bathroom supplied with natural body care products and towels
  • Queen size beds have comfortable mattresses and are made for you with wool underlay, wool doona and good quality linen.
  • All beds are regularly inspected, cleaned and disinfected by “Health Protect International”
  • Kitchen is stocked with fresh milk, several types of tea, organic instant and freshly ground coffee, cold press olive oil, balsamic
  • vinegar, pepper and salt grinders, soy sauce
  • Wood fire heater to enjoy during cooler months.
  • Evaporative cooler an fans to help relax during summer.

Rates

Tariff 1: applies to Friday, Saturday and/or Sunday night

2 nights              : $300 per night / double or $325 per night / twin

3 – 4 nights         : $280 per night / double or $305 per night / twin

5 – 6 nights         : $260 per night / double or $285 per night / twin

7 + nights           : $235 per night / double or $260 per night / twin

Tariff 2: Applies to mid week stay between Monday and Thursday night

1 night              : available only mid week, on ‘last minute’ basis at $330/night/double or $355 per night / twin

2 nights             : $280 per night / double or $305 per night / twin

3 – 4 nights        : $260 per night / double or $285 per night / twin

5 nights             : $240 per night / double or $265 per night / twin

Tariff 3: Minimum booking of 3 nights at $330/night

– Long Weekends and Public Holidays

– Easter Weekend

– Christmas Period and New Year Period (24/12/18 – 7/1/19)

School Holidays: Tariff 1 applies to all bookings.

Tariff for Additional Guests

Additional adult: $55 / night.

Children 3 – 18 years old: $45 / night.

Children 2 years old and younger are free of charge.

Arrival / Departure times:

Arrivals: from 3.00pm onwards

Departures: by 11am

Aquila Eco Lodges Cancellation Policy

25% of tariff for 7 days notice or less

50% of tariff for 4 days notice or less

100% of tariff for 48 hours notice or less

Transport to and from Royal Mail Hotel

We are happy to provide transport to our guests till 11:30pm.

In lieu of a ‘cab charge’ we appreciate a donation to the wildlife rescue, with which we are involved as foster carers.

Please book in advance.

Breakfast Baskets:

Continental Breakfast: $16 / person.

Gourmet Breakfast : $25/ person.

Note: If you order a breakfast on one of the mornings you will receive a complementary loaf of warm, crusty, hand made bread on every other morning of your stay.

To see the content of the Breakfast Basket check the FAQ page.

Aquila Eco Lodges Payment Policy

Payment via an electronic fund transfer 2 days prior to arrival date is a preferred method of payment. Banking details are provided in the booking confirmation letter.

Other payment options are : cash, eftpos, Master or Visa credit cards; processed on departure. Please note that credit cards attract 2% surcharge.