HIGH COUNTRY LUXURY LODGE
Altitude 221 – A luxury lodge in victoria
Picturesque and perfectly positioned in the Alpine foothills, this High Country luxury lodge can sleep up to eight guests . In Winter, the view of snow capped Mt Timbertop is visible from the verandah as sundowners of sparkling wine produced from the established vineyard grapes are enjoyed. Altitude221 offers personalised service and experiences. Dining choices include self catered, Cook a Box comprising locally sourced produce which is a great option for families and those who enjoy cooking. A visiting chef for a fine dining experience is also available with one month’s lead time during peak periods necessary. Do let us know at the time of booking if there are any special dietary requirements.
Some of the on site activities include a 9 hole hub and spoke golf course (pitch and putt), tennis, swimming, petanque, croquet, cycling, painting in the vines and star gazing from the Celestron telescope. External activities can also be arranged.
Just 15 minutes from the tourist hub of Mansfield, close to Lake Eildon, several national parks and the Mt Buller snow fields, Altitude 221 is perfectly placed.
Black Angus cows graze, spotted deer and black swans visit and Kookaburras can be heard chuckling in the Pin Oak trees at day break.
With just over an acre of vineyards, we continue to harvest the grapes first planted by Malcolm and Susan Kinloch. These cool climate grapes produced the very popular Don Kinloch Sparkling wine, made in the true French Methode Champenoise tradition.
The mansfield shire
Mansfield is approximately two hours northeast of Melbourne International Airport. The landscape is dominated by the Great Dividing Range and includes the Alpine National Park ski resorts of Mt Buller and Mt Stirling. Lake Eildon, Australia’s second largest inland waterway which can hold six times the water in Sydney Harbour is 15 minutes drive from the Lodge where recreational boating activities abound. The area is referred to as the “High Country” and includes major river systems, lakes, rugged mountains and vast tracts of productive agricultural valleys.
A memorial to the three Policemen killed at Stringybark Creek in 1878 by infamous bushranger Ned Kelly is a part of the district’s history.
Picturesque and perfectly positioned in the Alpine foothills, Altitude 221 is surrounded by extraordinary natural beauty within a unique Australian ecosystem home to an incredible variety of native flora and fauna. Offering luxury accommodation, vineyard, golf course and much more. Read more
221 Wairere Rd, Boorolite VIC 3723