A Unique Accommodation Amidst the Grampians National Park
Certified as a “Green Travel Leader” by Ecotourism Australia
In Southern Grampians National Park
Aquila Eco Lodges is a modern, ecologically sustainable nature retreat designed for couples and families. It is nestled in the Southern Grampians National Park at the foot of Mount Abrupt, near the township of Dunkeld, that is well known for its art and dining attractions. Aquila has been rated as one of the 10 top destinations in Victoria by Tourism Victoria, won several tourism awards and is certified as a “Green Travel Leader” by Ecotourism Australia.
The perfect setting for your
With a contemporary, award winning design, the four lodges feature ‘day beds’ with oversized cushions set against huge picture windows, red gum floors, scenic patios with gas BBQs and fully equipped kitchens. The Lodges are thoughtfully placed in a bush environment to create uniquely peaceful atmosphere that allows for a full relaxation of body and mind. They offer a perfect location for weekend retreats, romantic getaways and exploring the native environment.
The Grass Tree (or Wild Cherry) Treehouse is designed as a retreat for couple.
It sleeps 2 gusts, but can accommodate 3 if necessary.
Outdoor veranda with BBQ
complete the package and personalise your experience
If you are interested in Australian native animals you will find a plethora of birds to watch, kangaroos and wallabies basking in the Sun, joeys frolic in the grass and in summer echidnas and lizards meandering on our walking tracks with an emu here and there hiding behind a grass tree.
Accredited by Eco Tourism Australia, Aquila Eco Lodges offers interpretive trails, guided walks, and a resource library. The telephone line is the only service supplied to the Aquila property. We collect our own water, generate power and deal with all waste on site. Our aim is to run Aquila Eco Lodges in line with principles of sustainable living and with a minimum As we very proudly say:
“Aquila is a philosophy – not just a bunch of buildings in the bush”.impact on the environment.
What better gift for that special person than a gift certificate from Aquila Eco Lodges. Gift certificates can be purchased for any amount to include accommodation and breakfast hampers and is valid for 12 months.
Hamilton Art Gallery - famous for its unique collection of fine and decorative arts including paintings, porcelain, silver, tapestry, prints and furniture. Many of the collected artwork are gifts from country homesteads around Hamilton.