Amyris - secluded get away.

Bach or holiday home | St Arnaud | #31290

8.3/10 (12 ratings)
  • 2 Guests
  • Studio
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Nestled in the bush.
  • Short walk to the lake.
  • Private.

Tucked away near the end of the road, this is a perfect spot for a couple to come for a quite time away. With very little traffic, you will be able to enjoy the sound of the birds in the trees. Whether you would like to do a spot of fishing (trout in the lake or the nearby rivers), enjoy a nice bush walk, have come to St Arnaud for the skiing or want to enjoy some mountain biking, it is all close from Amyris Cottage. An ideal property for the couple wanting to get away.

Special conditions: No pets No smoking. Thanks.


  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower

Bed layouts

  • Lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
  • Extras: Booking Admin Fee $15.00 per stay (required); Cleaning $75.00 per stay (optional); Single night surcharge $22.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat rate tariff
22-Feb-18 to 31-Dec-18
$85/night $85/night
Default Tariff
01-Jan-19 to 22-May-19
$85/night $85/night
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (12)

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  • Perfect little spot for two

    Perfect little spot for two. Not the sort of place you'd want to confine yourself to all day long but there's no need to as you should be out enjoying what the Nelson Lakes region has to offer.

    jummatron 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • We thought this was a great little bach but it won't suit...

    We thought this was a great little bach but it won't suit everyone. Given its size it is best suited for couples, and the water cylinder is tiny. Otherwise it is spotlessly clean and well maintained. There are separate kitchen and living/sleeping areas, a bathroom and toilet. All the appliances work. There is a good range of saucepans, a coffee plunger and an expresso machine, a sofa and a TV/DVD player (no TV reception). Heating is electric and perfectly adequate. The dawn chorus is superb,

    susale574 100%|9x Jan 2017

  • This is a really cute little bach tucked in amongst the trees...

    This is a really cute little bach tucked in amongst the trees with lots of bellbird song. It is little, but well equipped for the two of us. It would be good to have additional photos on the website, so people can see what they're getting - I was a bit dubious before we got there since we couldn't see it - but I thought it good value for the price, clean and tidy and would stay again.

    ngaier760 100%|4x Oct 2016

  • location is good close to the lake, the wee Bach is a...

    location is good close to the lake, the wee Bach is a small space so good for a couple or friends two people was just right.I thought there was a fire place and would've changed my mind if I knew there was no fire. mattresses were great , easy to heat, bring a decent pan and can opener, oven doesn't work. we cleaned ourselves didn't take long as it's small overall a good experience Thanks

    MayaP588 100%|1x May 2016

  • Overall was fairly comfortable

    Overall was fairly comfortable. Hot water cylinder needs a capacity upgrade though as runs cold fairly quickly. Two of us stayed, so I would imagine a third person would freeze to death.

    BrendonBr4 100%|1x Apr 2016

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