Johanna river farm and cottages

3.5 Star Australian AAA Rated

420 Blue Johanna road, JOHANNA, VIC, 3238

Overview

Johanna River Farm & Cottages - www.johanna.com.au - is located at the foot of the Otway National Park - just off the Great Ocean Road midway between Apollo Bay & the 12 Apostles. It is central to all the highlights of the Great Ocean Road & the Otway National Park. Johanna Beach, a step on & step off point for the Great Ocean Walk, is just 4 kms down the road. Our 280 acre working farm & four fully self contained cottages offer the perfect location to base yourself if you're wanting to explore the coast & forests of this region. If you're looking for genuine farm stay accommodation on the Great Ocean Road then this will not disappoint.

Holidaying with kids is ideal as our two bedroom cottages are well equipped & there is lots to do in the region. Each cottage has beautiful ocean, valley & farmland views, are fully self contained & fully equipped. Our one bedroom cottages provide couples with a picturesque, peaceful escape, with all the comforts, & a truly secluded location.

Group Accommodation Great Ocean Road Travelling in a large group Each two bedroom cottage can accommodate up to 5 people and our one bedroom cottages can accommodate up to 3 people. (remember not to exceed these numbers (don't enter 6 or more people) when using our availability calendar/book button otherwise the availability calendar/book button will show not available - contact us by phone or email to clarify if needed). Our cottages are popular with larger social or family groups who holiday together. Enjoy the large common lawn & garden area which encircles 3 of the cottages as well as enjoying the comforts & extra amenities when booking multiple cottages.

We are pet friendly so the family pet is very welcome! Just let us know in advance if you are "holidaying with your pet"

Room Descriptions

1. One bed SPA - 2 night minimum

Ideal for couples - a secluded getaway. 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles (additional bed tariff applies - poa). Third person/child may be suitable (with use of portacot or rollaway single bed - additional person tariff applies) if under 10 years of age Queen size master bedroom, corner spa bath, wood fire, secluded location. Fully equipped and fully self contained

1. One bed Spa - "3 nights plus special"

Ideal for couples. The Acacia Cottage - 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles (additional bed tariff applies - poa) Third person/child may be suitable (with use of portacot or rollaway single bed) if under 10 years of age Queen size master bedroom, corner spa bath, wood fire, secluded location. Fully equipped and fully self contained Tariff for a secluded 3 or more night getaway

1. One bed Spa - "4 or more" nights

Ideal for couples. The Acacia Cottage - 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles (additional bed tariff applies - poa) Third person/child may be suitable (with use of portacot or rollaway single bed) if under 10 years of age Queen size master bedroom, corner spa bath, wood fire, secluded location. Fully equipped and fully self contained Tariff for a secluded 4 or more night getaway

1. One bedroom - Bluegum - "4 or More"

Bluegum Cottage - 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles if requested at time of booking (additional person tariff applies) Third person may be suitable if under 10 years of age. Additional person tariff applies. (We can provide a portacot or rollaway single bed if requested) For stays of four or more nights -

1. One bedroom - Bluegum - 1 NIGHT

Bluegum Cottage - 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles (additional bed tariff of $35 applies) Third person may be suitable if under 10 years of age. Additonal person tariff applies. We can provide a portacot or rollaway single bed if requested).

1. One bedroom - Bluegum - 2 night minimum

Bluegum Cottage - 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles if requested at time of booking (additional person tariff applies) Third person may be suitable if under 10 years of age. Additional person tariff applies. (We can provide a portacot or rollaway single bed if requested)

1. One bedroom - Bluegum - PEAK

BLUEGUM Cottage - 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles if requested at time of booking (additional person tariff applies) Third person may be suitable if under 10 years of age. Additional person tariff applies. (We can provide a portacot or rollaway single bed if requested). Christmas/New Year a 7 night minimum stay applies - A '3 or 4' night minimum stay applies for the remainder of January Gaps may appear between bookings - so it's always worth checking with us (send an email or give us a call)

2. Two Bedroom - "5 night plus"

BLACKWOOD & TEATREE COTTAGES - Special 5 nights or more stay - "Cottage price" - upto 5 guests Maximum number of people in each cottage 5. (including children/babies). Queen size master bedroom and second bedroom with single bed and upper and lower bunk

2. Two Bedroom - 1 night

BLACKWOOD & TEATREE COTTAGES - 1 night minimum - MAXIMUM number of people in each cottage 5. (including children/babies). Queen size master bedroom and second bedroom with single bed and upper and lower bunk

2. Two Bedroom - 2 night minimum

BLACKWOOD & TEATREE COTTAGES - 2 night minimum - MAXIMUM number of people in each cottage 5. (including children/babies). Queen size master bedroom and second bedroom with single bed and upper and lower bunk

2. Two Bedroom - weekly night special

BLACKWOOD OR TEATREE - 2 bedroom. "Cottage price" - Maximum number of people 5. (Maximum number includes children/babies). For longer stays (minimum 7 days or as detailed) Excludes all public holiday and peak season period

The Acacia - one bedroom spa cottage - Single night

The Acacia Cottage - 1 bedroom - Ideal for couples, however cottage can be prepared as twin share for two singles (additional bed tariff applies - poa) Third person/child may be suitable (with use of portacot or rollaway single bed) if under 10 years of age (additional person tariff applies). Queen size master bedroom, corner spa bath, wood fire, secluded location. Fully equipped and fully self contained

Check In Instructions

Checkin in anytime from 3pm - You must read and bring the email which we will send to you - which provides DIRECTIONS TO YOUR COTTAGE (The office is not always manned - so you need to have directions to your cottage and other useful travel tips).

Children and Extra Guests Details

Additional person tariff applies to any person over the age of 9 months. We can supply a port a cot if required.

Please Note We have a strict policy of no more than 5 people in total (including children/infants) in our two bedroom cottages. We cannot accommodate more than 5 people in each two bedroom cottage and will not honor booking if more than 5 people arrive/check in.

HOLIDAYING WITH PETS IS BY PRIOR ARRANGEMENT ONLY - Please let us know if you are holidaying with pets and let us know type/size/breed/number or pets.

Car Parking Details

Each cottage has its own carpark - additional parking is available onsite

Travel Directions

IMPORTANT You must refer to the letter of confirmation & DIRECTIONS which we will email to your prior to your arrival. This letter will have DIRECTIONS TO YOUR COTTAGE and directions to the farm. Call or email if you need to clarify directions. DO NOT RELY ON GPS - AS IT OFTEN CONFUSES. Our directions are the best and most direct. .

Things To Do

Guests are welcome to explore the farm, collect the eggs from the chicken house, pick fruit (dependant on season) from the orchard, and pick fresh herbs and salad from the herb garden. Wed be happy introduce you to various friendly farm animals Pet sheep, goats, chickens, farm dog, donkey, ponies, and if nearby, the Alpacas. We provide a bucket of animal feed which we replenish as needed so that you are free to pet and feed the animals when ever you like. Other farm animals, sheep and cows are out in the main part of the farm and in view of the cottages. Torches are provided for a night time walk (hopefully under big starry skies) into the fern gully to spot the glow worms.

There is so much to see and do in the region - All the sights of the Great Ocean Road and Otways National Park are an easy, relaxed, short scenic drive (12 Apostles 40 minutes Otway national park - waterfalls and rainforests walks 20 minutes Otway Fly Tree top walk 20 minutes Johanna beach 2 minutes Cape Otway light house & koala spotting 20 minutes drive + the foodies tour - cafes, cheese makers, winery, chocolate makers and seaside towns to explore)

Please see our website www.johanna.com.au for full description and lots of information and virtual tours of cottages and farm and surrounding region. Please contact us again if youd like further information or clarification on any details

  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Children facilities
  • Free parking
  • Internet access
  • Parking
  • Pets allowed

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