Birdswing Road , Halls Gap , VIC 3381 , Australia View hotel location on the map
Tourism Victoria HALL OF FAME inductee "Luxury Boutique Accommodation"and Ecotourism certified. The Age Good Accommodation Guide rated Boroka Downs 19/20. Five-star romantic elegance, simplicity, quality, peace and tranquillity, privacy and abundant native animals are the hallmarks of Boroka Downs. Nestled into the Grampians National Park amidst 300 acres of Trust for Nature property, just 10 minutes from Halls Gap, Boroka Downs is a five star experience for discerning couples not to be missed. You will be one of just five couples in one of the five identical residences well spread out on an 800 meter elevated ridge which runs mid-way through the undulating property. OR bring some friends and stay in the secluded 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom bungalow.
Expansive windows provide for magnificent mountain, bush and wildlife views. Unwind whilst relaxing in the large spa, the king bed, or on the generous sofa in front of the warming open fire in winter or the cooling air-conditioner for warmer times.
Relax too with the inspiring entertainment system with widescreen digital LCD TV, surround sound stereo, iPod dock and DVD. Included in your tariff is unlimited access to the extensive DVD library in reception.
Gourmet cooks will delight in the complete kitchen facilities.
Boroka Downs is located amidst 300 acres of Trust for Nature covenanted property bordering the Grampians National Park. Large areas around each residence have been reserved exclusively for the native animals of the park, with which we co-habitat. We guarantee you will see kangaroos every evening and morning and a multitude of birds. Each couple is provided with a bird guide and binoculars for use during their stay. Emus wander through the property at will as does the occasional echidna and a variety of other native species - all of which are very welcome.
Boroka Downs is an environmentally sensitive accommodation provider with solar energy design to minimise energy usage (tinted double glazing and full envelope insulation), a full recycling program, solar hot water (backed up with a gas booster on overcast days for unlimited hot water), an ongoing tree planting program with over 4000 trees and shrubs planted,and farmland on which absolutely minimal chemicals are used.
All internal areas on Boroka Downs are smoke free. Smoking outside on the deck, where a table and chairs are provided, is permitted.
Boroka Downs - It’s in Your Nature
Check in from: 2:30 pm
Check out by: 10:00 am
Fax and photo copying available in reception.
Boroka Downs is a 3 hour drive from Melbourne. Take the Western Highway to Ballarat and Ararat. Drive through the main street of Ararat and continue on to Moyston (15Km) and Pomonal(20Km). Drive 5km from Halls Gap towards Pomonal and crest a hill and you will see the Boroka Downs sign pointing up Birdswing Road to the left. 500 meters up Birdswing Road, turn left into the property and continue past all five residences to the main house at the end of the 800 meter driveway and Reception.
Undercover carport with security lighting provided to each individual residence.