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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2013

This is our second time here and we hope our third visit isn't too far away! The wonderful, peaceful location, the beautifully appointed hideaways and the truly superb food... Lisa and Paul are the most delightful hosts who help you make your stay exactly what you want - amazing and creative breakfasts (not to mention plentiful!), exquisite 3-course dinners, help...

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bigbluebackyard, Owner at big blue backyard, responded to this review

Thanks for your great write up. It was great to have you here again and loved the fact that you celebrated in style! So you should too. Have a great year. See you soon

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2013

This is our 3rd. time here.We cannot speak highly enough of this little gem of a place. Thanks to Lisa & Paul who are the hosts. They cannot do too much for all that stay here. The food is 5 star for all the meals and always different, at every meal. I have a dietary requirement and they work around...

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bigbluebackyard, Owner at big blue backyard, responded to this review

Thank you Stan. It is always our great pleasure to have you for that week at the end of the summer holidays. We are looking forward to seeing you both this winter. Bellisimo!!

Mulgrave, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We stayed at beach hideaway for two nights. Lisa and Paul made the best, healthiest food every morning. We were travelling with our two little kids. They loved it too. Places like this (romantic, totally private) do not allow kids in this area, but Lisa was kind enough to let them stay too. Attention to details in the hideaway was...

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Frankston, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Fantastic place to get away and relax! My partner booked us a secret night away for my birthday and also to propose! Fabulous food and service and cannot wait to return! Close to the Hot Springs which was also amazing to end our night away! Holds fantastic memories for us and location was amazing, little walk way to the beach...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2012

The big blue backyard is a fantastic place to be if you want to get away from it all (code for mobile reception can be patchy). We stayed in the bush hideaway, which was delightful. The food was amazing, huge portions for breakfast and dinner but it wasn't just about quantity - everything also tasted divine! The homemade cookies and...

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bigbluebackyard, Owner at big blue backyard, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I'm pleased to say that on my return from being away, everyone said what a wonderful time they had looking after our guests. Even more pleasing was the arrival of our signature body lotion hand made by the fabulous Olieve&Olie which has now been in situ since the week you left! What...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2012

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Jabiru, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2012

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Reviewed 5 November 2012

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Melbourne
Reviewed 10 October 2012

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Moorabbin
Reviewed 7 October 2012

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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“Beach Hideaway is very romantic, get the chefs dinner, advise celebrations ahead of stay”
  • Most comfortable MASSIVE bed!
  • Fantastic bathroom
  • Best seat in the house
 of 5 bubbles 230chrissyw, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are perfect but the beach room was excellent.”
  • Spa on deck
 of 5 bubbles adrianrees78, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bush Hideaway is perhaps the most private of the three.”
 of 5 bubbles SusannahT2604, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Quiet, right next to beach, intimate accommodation”
  • Bathroom
 of 5 bubbles all_travel_now, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the bush bungalow and it was the newest one. but if you want the largest spa you should stay in the African bungalow”
 of 5 bubbles jamesdiamond123, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
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