Orchards at Spring Vale Farm offers a unique blend of history and modernity. Set against the backdrop of a working orchard and rolling farmlands, this retreat comprises a beautifully restored 1860’s bluestone farmhouse and adjoining self-contained apartment nestled within a serene garden adorned with captivating water features and views of a vast spring-fed dam.
The property accommodates ten people, with multiple living spaces, ensuring a comfortable stay for couples, families, and friends. The main homestead sleeps six guests over three bedrooms, whilst within the footprint of the homestead, the gorgeous two-bedroom, Lemon Tree Apartment is fully self-contained and has a private side garden. Envision the warm, flickering glow of open fireplaces as you savour the homestead’s award-winning 321 Cider or a glass of local wine, all while relishing the delightful company of cherished friends.
Elevating your stay further, guests enjoy exclusive access to a well-equipped gym, a dedicated pool table room and a tennis court (don’t forget to bring your tennis rackets!). You can also explore and relish the captivating gardens, all while being surrounded by over 1,000 apple trees scattered across various orchards on the grounds.
Complimentary tea, coffee, and milk are provided for your convenience. In addition, guests are treated to a delightful cheese and charcuterie platter, accompanied by the acclaimed 321 Cider crafted from the estate’s Heritage Apples.
Situated a mere fifteen-minute drive from Ballarat, at the gateway to the Pyrenees region, the crisp country air and the serenity of the surroundings will undoubtedly steal your heart.
For most, a day in the countryside holds a special allure. Sharing in Australia’s rural heritage offers a unique opportunity that adds an extra layer of magic to your stay. This homestead is designed for those seeking to celebrate with an intimate circle of friends or family, or for those who simply want to relax and cherish the company of loved ones.