Cosy up with this fireside escape at Mount Ophir Estate in regional Victoria this Winter

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Cosy up with this fireside escape at Mount Ophir Estate in regional Victoria this Winter

Indulge in a wintery getaway to Northern Victoria surrounded by Misty Vineyards, Wood-Stoked Fireplaces, Award-Winning Reds, Luscious Fortifieds and Modern Restaurant Fare.

From toasty indoor fires in off-grid cabins to roaring firepits at secluded farm stays, there is plenty of cosy places to explore across Victoria this winter.

If slipping away to the enchanting vineyards in Rutherglen for an idyllic getaway is on your list, we’d recommend heading to Mount Ophir Estate and take advantage of their Fireside Escape – the perfect retreat for those seeking a short escape from the city.

Stay up to date with what’s happening in and around the region here.

Truly indulgent, the Fireside Escape package includes a 10% discount on Estate accommodation and complimentary add-ons that showcase the best of the region’s produce and wine, from a twin pack of wine to enjoy during your stay, to an All Saints Estate tasting experience.


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A Family Cellar tasting experience at the newly-renovated Cellar Door at All Saints Estate features the Estate’s Family Cellar and Limited Release ranges, which are handcrafted and made using traditional techniques with fruit from the old vineyards.

Nestled within farmland and vineyards, the heritage-listed Mount Ophir Estate provides a charming, rustic setting, with a fireplace ensuring you stay snug and warm throughout your stay. The accommodation options part of the Fireside Escape include:

  • The Gatehouse: On the southern side of the property, this is the most secluded of the houses. This property includes four bedrooms with two queen beds, one double and two singles, and a wood fireplace
  • The Lodge: Full of charm, this cosy renovated cottage is nestled at the entrance to the estate. This property includes two bedrooms with queen beds and a wood fireplace
  • The Residence: The original estate homestead and the most refined of the houses at Mount Ophir Estate. This property includes five bedrooms with queen beds and a gas fireplace
  • Castleview Cottage: Located a ten-minute drive from Mount Ophir Estate, within walking distance from All Saints Estate. This property includes three bedrooms and a wood-burning heater

Add on the 360-degree views of the surrounding area, and this Fireside Escape package is a must when it comes to satisfying comfort and vinous needs covered this winter. ​
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