Charleson Farm - rural escape with breathtaking views

100% Recommended
14 people
No pets
Charleson Farm is set high on a stunning 100 acre property with spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. The spacious modern architectural house provides you with everything to relax and recharge.

Centrally located, it is only 20-30 mins from Lorne, Torquay, Anglesea, Birregurra, Geelong and the attractions of the Great Ocean Road. Three hat restaurant Brae is close by.

Charleson Farm is one of the highest rated properties in Australia with 5 star ratings and reviews.

Features and Amenities

5 bedrooms
11 beds
2 bathrooms
Air conditioning


  • Check in after 3pm
    Check out before 11am
  • Weekday minimum booking: 2 nights
    Weekend minimum booking: 2 nights
Cancellation Policy: Receive a 50% refund (minus service fee) up until 1 week prior to check-in.

Additional Information

There is high speed NBN to facilitate remote working.
The property has the facilities and space to accommodate multiple families in comfort:
-Sleeps 14 guests, 11 beds, 5 bedrooms: 3 bedrooms with queen beds, 1 bedroom with a king bed (can be split into 2 singles) and a large bedroom with 6 beds (a king bed that can be split into 2 singles and 2 sets of bunks)
- Most rooms can fit portacots
- The kitchen is modern and includes a dishwasher, microwave and almost everything else you will need. There are 2 large fridges.
- 2 modern bathrooms and 2 toilets
- Just off the kitchen is a built in gas BBQ
- The house has a laundry with washing machine and dryer
- All rooms have heating and cooling. The main living area also has a wood heater (wood provided), UHD TV, Netflix and Bluetooth speaker
- Separate large games room complete with table tennis, games console, table soccer, TV, Bluetooth speaker etc
- The house is set up with babies in mind: two portacots, high chair, baby friendly toys, safety locks on cupboards etc
- High speed NBN throughout the house to facilitate remote working
- Above ground plunge pool

There is a supermarket, chemist, bakery and hotel etc nearby.

We endeavour to provide a 4pm checkout to enable guests to maximise their break, but this depends on whether there are other guests arriving that day.

- Enjoy the views and rural tranquillity
- Relax in front of the wood fire
- Have a drink on the large covered deck
- Watch the kangaroos run by
- Visit the local wineries and berry farms
- Host a dinner party
- Go bush walking in the nearby National Park
- Swim in the pool or at the beach
- Feed the goats and ponies
- Explore the treehouse with deck hidden in the pine trees
- Hang out in the games room, or
- Simply do nothing

High quality bed linens, large soft towels, bath mats, hand towels and tea towels are provided.


  • Base Price $390 / night
  • Weekend Price $790 / night
  • Cleaning Fee $190
  • Security Deposit $500
  • Extra People $49 (adult) and $49 (child) / night after 2 people


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Welcome to Charleson Farm, a working farm where you can experience modern luxury accommodation, rural tranquillity and amazing views.
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Summer Walk At Fairhaven Beach

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Best beach on the Great Ocean Road!...

Surf Coast Walk

Offering stunning natural beauty the walk stretches 44km along the coast. Explore at your own pace and distance to discover inspiring landscapes on foot or bike taking in the spectacular views of the beautiful Great Ocean Road. The walk connects you with the coastal towns of Torquay, Anglesea and Aireys Inlet making it ideal for a pitstop for a coffee or lazy brunch before the walk back....


The only readily accessible beach is Aireys Inlet Beach (322), which is located at the mouth of a gully. It has a small car park, and steps down to the beach from the end of Eagle Rock Parade. There are beach breaks over the bars and southern reefs....

Erskine Falls

The beautiful Erskine Falls tumbles 30 metres into the lush fern gully of the Erskine River. Take in the beauty of the falls from two lookouts and feel the mist from the cascading water as you take in the views. For passionate walkers take the 7.5-kilometre Erskine River Track which leads from the falls to Lorne along the river, passing Straw Falls and Splitter Falls. Erskine Falls are located just nine-kilometre from Lorne....

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After a year of waiting for road trips in Victoria, we were so happy to stay a couple of days in this beautiful and quiet farm-style place. Charleson Farm was very welcoming to our group of friends. Our host John showed us the pr...

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