River House at Howqua Dale

Price: From $267 per night

For 28 years, Howqua Dale operated as one of Australia’s premium Gourmet Retreats and Cooking School. They are now pleased to open their doors on a more casual basis to happy travellers choosing to stay at RIVERHOUSE at Howqua Dale. A scenic two and half hours drive from Melbourne into the serenity of Howqua Dale and the surrounding hills. A perfect place for an overnight stop if driving between Melbourne and Sydney, or vice versa and only 40 minutes from skiing at Mount Buller.

Imagine the landscape of a Streeton painting combined with the comfort of a beautiful country house… RIVERHOUSE at Howqua Dale is available on a self contained or B&B basis. Howqua Dale is probably best used by a group of friends for the weekend or longer. Exclusive use of RIVERHOUSE can be provided for a max of 12 guests on a self contained basis.

There are two beautiful houses set in the riverside location featuring 6 individually decorated ensuite rooms with garden access, 2 seperate lounge areas and a fully equipped self catering kitchen.  There is 24 hour reception, breakfast provisions available for self-cooking, CD player, VCR, tea/coffee making facilities, internet access, linen supplied, log fires, pool and tennis courts.

In addition to the beautiful gardens, nearby there are wonderful walks, drives, gentle river banks for picnics, ski fields, fly fishing, horse riding, wineries and good restaurants and cafes. The property has so much charm and privacy, you may wish to just enjoy the open fire, music, and reading.

So Howqua Dale continues to this day – a genuine getaway from the cities where guests revive, refresh, rejuvenate in good company with friends or content in time spent away alone. RIVERHOUSE is ideal to celebrate birthdays, family reunions, ski weekends, anniversaries, or small weddings.

Connoisseur Club Members welcome for 10% off the accommodation tariff.

  • Address 85 Howqua River Road,
    Howqua, Vic 3722

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    September 30, 2020 Reply

    Proprietor: Sarah Stegley
    Contact Person: Sarah Stegley
    Visit Date: 16/4/13
    Visit By: Eva – Pietrina – phone
    Fax: 03 5777 3896
    Email: howqua@mansfield.net.au
    NOTES: Contacted 27/11/13, no answer, left message for Sarah to contact me, will follow up. Contacted 25/8/14, recording on answering machine suggested the best way to contact Sarah is via email. Sent email 25/8/14. Got a response from Sarah today, all good. Would like newsletter and sticker for front window.

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