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Deluxe country escape, fireplace, luxurious guest rooms, water views, separate living retreat, working vineyard and olive grove, close to Red Hill attractions.

Lap up the holiday lifestyle and relaxed luxury interior at this exclusive private rural hideaway located on three and a half acres of landscaped gardens, an olive grove and a working vineyard (including one acre of Pinot grapes which contribute towards Stoniers award-winning Pinot Noir).

Nafplio (whose name originates from the coastal Greek town of the same name) is a newly renovated country retreat designed to offer high end interior styling for the discerning traveler.

Perfectly located close to Red Hill wineries, cafes, rural and seaside villages on the central Mornington Peninsula, Nafplio's idyllic location also offers a great base to accommodate visitation to all centrally located tourist attractions, including Tree Surfing at the Enchanted Gardens and Maze, Red Hill markets and Arthurs Seat chairlift whilst the water views remind guests glorious Mornington Peninsula beaches are only a short distance away.

Tastefully decorated to accommodate the ultimate in holiday entertaining, with light-filled rooms  and open plan living opening onto evergreen rolling hills and the seascape distance to embrace the peace and tranquillity of luxury rural holiday living.  

When the cooking is done, cosy up in front of the Coonara wood heater, relax with a good book or enjoy the separate studio living space, allowing for further relaxation, conversation or a family board games. This area includes air conditioning and heating, a lounge suite with superb rural vistas opening through bi-fold doors to a superb sized new deck.

Three luxurious guest rooms will impress (the master with ensuite), all with superior 5-star hotel quality beds, split systems and ceiling fans which have glorious garden views to ensure rest and relaxation is paramount. The only sounds you will capture are the spectacular Mornington Peninsula birdlife!

This property is ideal for 3 couples, 1-2 small families or a deluxe romantic getaway! Small corporate groups would also enjoy this perfect rural escape. You'll never want to leave!

* This offer is subject to availability and does not apply to Public Holiday Long Weekends or Summer Holidays.

Complimentary luxury Inclusions: Luxurious complimentary linen (for 7 stays or more), bath beauty products, Coonara log fireplace, Foxtel (pay TV - 1 x connection in main living room), reverse cycle air conditioning and heating in every room, security gates, separate laundry.

Complimentary Concierge Service: Our concierge service can assist you with In-house Catering, Relaxation Massages, Beauty Treatments, Yoga and Meditation, Baby-sitting Service, Pantry Stocking, Mid-Stay Clean, Airport Transfers, Chauffeur/Driver Service, Winery Tour. Prepare to be pampered! Prices on application, prior to arrival.

Parking: 2 cars in double carport and up to a further 4 cars in driveway parking bay.

Local attractions: Close to all Red Hill wineries, Red Hill markets (first Saturday of the month between September to May each year), recreation and ocean beach living in Merricks, Point Leo, Somers, Flinders or 10-15 minutes to bay beaches Dromana, Safety Beach, McCrae. Adjacent to bush-land walks and 10 minutes’ walk to Red Hill South village.

Tennis Court Hire - Red Hill - Court hire – 5 minutes drive available
Enchanted Maze and Tree Surfing – 8 minutes drive
Red Hill Markets – 5 minutes drive
Arthurs Seat (chairlift) – opening November 2016 – 9 minutes drive
Peninsula Hot Springs – 20 minutes drive
Moonah Links Golf Course - 20 minutes drive

8 mins by car (7.0km) to Merricks Beach
10 mins by car (9.0km) to Point Leo Beach
12 mins by car (9.0km) to Balnarring Beach

Villages & Restaurants
4 minute drive to The Epicurean or 15 minute walk - Red Hill South Village
10 minutes’ drive to Balnarring Village and restaurants

"Please note: Due to our high standard of holiday accommodation we do not accept schoolies, bucks/hens bookings, groups under 28 years of age, nor do we accept parties or events due to strict council regulations. This excludes family bookings travelling with children under 18 years of age."


Outdoor facilities
Large rural block on 3.25 acres
Olive Grove (pressed locally)
Working vineyard
Large outdoor balconies in front of the main house
and secluded lounge retreat inclusive of:
- Private al fresco dining
- deck chairs
magnificent rural vineyard and distant water views

Foxtel (Sports and Basic package)
Complimentary DVD's
Free to Air television
Plasma TVs/Electronics
Large 60 inch Plasma TV in living room
DVD player
Complimentary DVDs

Master Bedroom
Luxurious and Large with rural views
Ensuite off Master bedroom

Luxury linen
Bed linen/bath towels provided for 7+ night stays

Reverse cycle cooling and heating in all rooms
Ceiling fans in all rooms
Open fire place (starter firewood supplied Winter only)

Internal dining
Large open plan dining room
opens onto entertainers deck with al fresco dining

Separate Studio living
Lounge suite
Large deck
i-Pod docking station
Reverse cycle heating/cooling

Gourmet appliances
Nespresso Coffee machine (BYO pods)
Induction cook-top
Smeg chefs Oven
Fisher and Paykel dishwasher draws

Miele Washing Machine (front loader)
Miele Clothes Dryer (front loader)
Clothes line
Iron/Ironing board
Cleaning equipment

Children's amenities
Board games
High chair
Port a cot (BYO linen)
Child's swing (in garden)

Carport for 2 cars
OSP for a further 4 cars

WiFi Internet Available
Complimentary bathroom consumables
Remote operated automatic gates
Sensor lighting
Non-smoking property
No pets

BEDROOM CONFIGURATION: Sleeps up to 6 guests across 4 beds

Bedroom 1: (Master): 1 x King Bed (with Ensuite bathroom) + Robes + Plantation shutters + polished floors (sleeps 2)

Bedroom 2: 1 x Queen Bed + Robes + Plantation shutters + polished floors (sleeps 2)

Bedroom 3: 2 x King Singles + Robes + Plantation shutters + polished floors (sleeps 2)


Bathroom 1: Master Ensuite: Vanity/Toilet/Shower + heatlights

Bathroom 2: Main Bathroom: Vanity/Shower/Bath + heating lights + separate toilet with bathroom / hallway dual access

2021 - 2022 - Nafplio Retreat Accommodation Rates*

To make a booking reservation please enter your dates on the property calendar and click BOOK NOW to complete your reservation details and receive your booking confirmation.

High Season 2022 Shoulder Season
13 December - 1 February (7 night min)
Australia Day Weekend (4 night min)
Easter (4 night min)
1 February - 12 December
(2 night min stays for weekends)
Public Holiday Weekends (3 night min)
Melbourne Cup Weekend (4 night min)
$695.00 to $800.00 / Night $1,550.00 / 2 Nights (one couple)
$4,865.00 / 7 Nights  $1,750.00 / 2 Nights (4 to 6 guests)
$3,200.00 / 4 nights Australia Day weekend 2022 $2,145.00 / 3 Nights (4 to 6 guests)
$3,200.00 / 4 nights Easter 2022 $2,475.00 / 4 Nights (4 to 6 guests)
  $2,860.00 / 5 Nights (4 to 6 guests)

$3,270.00 / 6 Nights (4 to 6 guests)
  $3,640.00 / 7 Nights (4 to 6 guests)

* Seven night minimum stay during High Season. Public Holiday Weekends charged at Shoulder Season Rates, with the exception of Australia Day and Easter Weekends, charged at High Season Rates. Public Holiday Weekends charged at Shoulder Season rates if they fall in Low Season.

Stay notes

  • Check in after 3pm (4pm 13 Dec - 31 Jan)
  • Check out before 11am (10am 13 Dec - 31 Jan)
  • Minimum stay 7 nights during high season (13 December – 31 January)
  • Minimum stay 2 nights other times (1 February – 12 December) unless Public Holiday Weekend
  • Complimentary bed linen and towels for all stays inclusive of: Blankets, sheets, pillow cases, bath towels, bath mats and tea towels. Please BYO beach towels. 
  • Bedding configuration confirmations: Please specify bedding configuration when booking to ensure the correct beds are made.  Only the beds for the number of guests staying will be set-up on arrival. Housekeeping charges will apply if possible changes are requested last minute (but not outside of 14 days prior to arrival).
  • Terms and conditions apply
  • Bond applies to all stays

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Guest Feedback



Jane Leathwood

Thank you so much Jane for your review. We have ensured the basic condiments are in stock now for guest use. We look forward to welcoming your return.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.



Kathy Sorrenson

Dear Kathy We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay at Nafplio. The property is certainly in a lovely setting! We have looked into the heating as per your comments and all is working well now. Thank you for your feedback and we look forward to welcoming your return.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.



Annette Andrews



Rachel Gullo

Thank Rachel, we're so happy to enjoyed your stay.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.



Janne Kelly

Dear Janne thank you for your lovely feedback!

The Team at Holiday Shacks.



Andrew Rutherford

Thank you Andrew for the great feedback, we're pleased you enjoyed your weekend.  Come back for longer next time!

The Team at Holiday Shacks.



Lauren Pearson

Thanks Lauren, we look forward to welcoming you back for your 1st anniversary :) 

The Team at Holiday Shacks.




Thank you for your feedback Kathy - We are thrilled you had a lovely time!!

The Team at Holiday Shacks.



Leah Hooper

Thanks for the great feedback Leah. We are thrilled that your family had such an enjoyable stay and had the chance to enjoy all that Nafplio has to offer. We look forward to hosting your next stay. Many thanks.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.



Lea Burford

Thanks for your positive review. we are so glad that you enjoyed staying at the property and its beautiful surrounds. we would love to host a stay for you in the future.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.




Thank you for the review Zach. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and managed to sample the local wineries. We look forward to welcoming you back again shortly.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.


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