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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What an amazing villa in a beautiful part of Victoria - surrounded by mountains and grapevines. So peaceful and absolutely stunning clear blue skies and amazing views. The food was great and our room and facilities were fantastic!! Ben and Kirsten were great hosts. Cannot wait to go back and thank you once again....

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing villa in the most beautiful valley setting - surrounded by mountains and grapevines. Absolutely stunning in early Autumn with clear blue skies and amazing views from the Bright mountain tops. A perfect room and Villa facilities - very well presented with Ben and Kirsten as great hosts. An added bonus was the four star dining experience...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was fantastic! The room was beautiful and spotlessly clean, the swimming pool magnificent, the garden gorgeous! And the meals were superb. Our dinner was five star with perfectly matched wines and breakfast just as exciting. Ben and Kirsten were really friendly and helpful. We couldn't have asked for more. Thank you

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Thank jeanette287
Canberra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant friendly and accomodating, hosts /owners Ben and Kirsten are amazing they do everything beautifully. Food for dinner and breakfast was divine. The grounds and garden manicured to perfection, the pool sparkles. Perfect place to relax after a day on the saddle of a bike. Definitely recommend Villa Gusto.

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Thank pocketCanberra
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for the 3rd time in the past 2 years last weekend for 3 nights. The service, meals, comforts and amenities are outstanding for anyone wanting a quiet weekend away from it all. They do small and large meals better than the 5 star restaurants in the city at very reasonable prices with a wine matching only a...

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Thank philip515
Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My wife and stayed at Villa Gusto over the Victorian Labour Day long weekend. Couldn't fault a thing. The previous reviews of this beautiful and relaxing Mediterranean accomodation house say it all. Well done to Ben and Kirsten. Do your self a favour and book without hesitation. You will not regret it.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Villa Gusto is the perfect place to relax, unwind and indulge. Breakfast was just delicious as were the Apertivo selections. Wines were great also. Loved our room, the gardens and of course, the pool. Kirsten and Ben were the perfect hosts. Grazie mille!!! We will definately be back. Very highly recommended.

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Thank Marsonatt
Albury, Australia
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Just back from an amazing w'end with great friends staying at Villa Gusto. Ben & Kirsten are exceptional hosts - professional and attentive with an obvious desire to make VG the best it can possibly be. The accommodation is faultless. Would strongly recommend prearranging an evening meal rather than the light snacks on offer. Excellent food and wine.

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Thank GregBarl
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This place is unbelievably well maintained and a fantastic place to stay for a relaxing and luxury country holiday. We stayed at the Cioccolato room and it was exceptionally well appointed and it was a genuinely luxury room. Ben and Kirstan were delightful hosts. There was a good selection for the A-la-carte breakfast that was well presented and tasty. I...

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Adelaide
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We cannot thank Ben & Kirsten enough for a superb weekend away. An absolutely beautiful property with great rooms and superb views of Mt Buffalo ranges. Daily breakfasts were beautiful and we are so disappointed we only had dinner once as it was amazing, with great wines suggested by Ben. If you stay here, make time for dinner on at...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Gusto Luxury Accommodation is once again open to lovers of luxurious accommodation. Over the last two years we have poured a lot of love and attention in to ensuring that Villa Gusto is the absolute epitome of luxurious splendour, complete with a sumptuous setting overlooking the Mount Buffalo National Park. Who needs to go to Italy when our little slice of Italia is awaiting you? Nestled in the bosom of Mount Buffalo, visiting Villa Gusto is like taking a step away from the every day, and the team will ensure that you feel fully rested; and if you feel the need for refreshment our extensive range of local and international wines await your approval in our temperature controlled cellar. Your hosts Ben and Kirsten Edwards have looked after lovers of food and wine in some of Victoria's highest profile restaurants over 25 years, and their experience of food and wine matching will ensure you have a superb experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Gusto

Address: 630 Buckland Valley Road, Buckland, Victoria 3740, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Buckland
Price Range: $310 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“All the main villa rooms are excellent. Cycling friendly also if that is your interest.”
gdbtraveller, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms were special”
pocketCanberra, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The outside villas slightly more expensive but very cosy for a romantic weekend away”
philip515, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a pool room with a great view of the pool.”
Marsonatt, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Cioccolato was excellent”
georget470, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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