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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent one night in the studio. It is very nice with beautiful views, well set up with everything you would need, particularly if you were staying a few days. Unfortunately it was absolutely freezing. I suspect that the heat from the split system was...More

1  Thank VLC1955
Response from Angela S, Owner at Vivere RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for our review. I have two main packages on offer - ;with all the extras such as baked goods, robes and breakfast hamper; and - basic room rate only (with out the extras). I suspect you selected the basic room rate. This can...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's hard to put into words the magic and beauty of staying at Vivere Retreat. By far the most complete and perfect place to stay in Gippsland. From the breathtaking views of the rolling hills (even when lying in bed) to the super friendly hosts...More

2  Thank Bohenia C
Response from Angela S, Owner at Vivere RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh Bohenia what a thoughtful and beautiful review. It was such a pleasure for us listening to you both experience all the natural wonder we have on our property. Heart felt thank you for taking the time time to express this for others to read.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very happy with the friendly hosts who made us feel very welcome and checked in to make sure that everything was in order during our stay. Room was presented in great condition. The cottage was a great room but having inspected the Retreat I suspect...More

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1  Thank Anthony B
Response from Angela S, Owner at Vivere RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Im glad you had a great birthday getaway

Reviewed June 14, 2018

If your looking for a way to relax and getaway, this place is for you. Unwind and switch of your mind. I could have stayed in the beautiful bath all evening. The views from the retreat room are just stunning.

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1  Thank hayley22507
Response from Angela S, Owner at Vivere RetreatResponded June 15, 2018

Thank you for your review. A slice of heaven it is indeed.

Reviewed June 7, 2018

Beautifully decorated unit with top amenities and great breakfast supplies. Truly relaxing setting...wonderfully interesting gardens and gorgeous landscape to enjoy. Just the place to relax! Angela was a great host making sure we lacked for nothing while still allowing us privacy.

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1  Thank mipen2015
Response from Angela S, Owner at Vivere RetreatResponded June 8, 2018

Thank you for your "serene" review mipen2015. I'm glad you found your first trek to west gippsland enjoyable. Cheers Ange

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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"You don't even need to bring your own pillow or blankets because there are so many to choose from. Ange..."
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"The Retreat & The Studio are marvellous - for 2 couples definitely The Retreat."
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"If you have small children and stay in the cottage just make sure they are ok with stairs! Our 2 and a 1/2..."
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