Rundells Alpine Lodge
Rundells Alpine Lodge has now reopened its doors in the heart of Dinner Plain, reviving the sophisticated and gracious hospitality for year round alpine travellers. The lodge has been named in recognition of a history dating back to 1904 when Charlie and Catherine Rundell originally opened the lodge on Flour Bag Plain, adjacent to what is now Dinner Plain village. Charlie and Catherine were pioneers in the area and were at the forefront of early alpine hospitality. Experience Rundells boutique lodge. Sleep in 4 Star luxury, dine at Graze one of the most renowned restaurants in the region, relax in the spa and sauna, savour a café latte in front of the open fire or enjoy a cold beer in Rundells paddock . Rundells is surrounded by alpine walks, mountain bike tracks and fly fishing, a short walk to the Onsen Spa & Retreat and only 10 minutes from Australia's leading ski resort, Mount Hotham. With Mount Hotham Airport close by, Rundells is fast becoming the hub of thriving regional and international tourism and business.
Arrival Time: 4pm | Departure Time: 10am
Guest 4 star rooms at Rundells include access to both the outdoor swimming pool and indoor spa and sauna. Rates include a continental and cooked to order breakfast at Graze restaurant in Rundells. Room Amenities: Ensuite bathroom, Day Bed (Single, Double & Quad Rooms), Crisp white linen and towels, Aveda shampoo, conditioner and soap, TV with 7 Aus Star Channels, Tea & Coffee making facilities, bar fridge, Hairdryer, Hydronic heating. NOTE: Rundells Alpine Lodge is a non-smoking property
Directions: From Melbourne: Fly from Melbourne Airport to Hotham Airport with QantasLink Airlines. A range of transport options are available from Mount Hotham Airport ranging from a 45 seat coach or private 4WD taxis. DRIVE - take the Hume Highway to Wangaratta and then the Great Alpine Road via Bright and Harrietville, travel time is about 4.5 hours. Distance 357km. Or take the Princes Highway to Bairnsdale and the Great Alpine Road via Omeo and Dinner Plain, travel time is about 5.5 hours. Distance 457km.
Cool Summer Music Festival in Dinner Plain & Mount Hotham. 28th Feb & 1st March. Black Sorrows playing & more! Dinner Plain Festival of Cycling - Challenge yourself to ride one of Australias highest roads with the support of the Ridewiser team. Labour Day weekend from 7th March. Official Challenge Dinner at Graze, Rundells on Saturday 7th March. Easter 2009 - Bobby Valentine & Lauren Gillard plaing at Rundells Alpine Lodge on Sunday 12th April following the Geebung Polo Match.
Every Sunday High Tea at 1pm. From $38 per person including a glass of Yarrabank Cuvee. Bookings essential. Phone 03 5159 6422.
Booking Conditions and Deposits * For bookings of 1-2 nights, 100% payment is required at time of booking. * For bookings of 3 nights or more, a 50% deposit is required at time of booking with the balance due 14 days prior to arrival. * Check in 4pm. * Check out time 10am. Any incidentials charged to your room must be finalised on departure. * Mastercard Visa Amercian Express and Eftpos accepted. A 3% credit card service charge applies to American Express. Cheques are payable to Rundells. * Booking restrictions apply during Peak Season. Two night stays Friday & Saturday only. Five night stays Sunday to Thursday. Minimum 4 night stay mid week. * An additional cleaning fee of $200 will be charged for any rooms that are smoke damage Security Deposit Guests booking accommodation are responsible for any loss from or damage to guestrooms. A credit card swipe is required upon check in as a security deposit. In the absence of a credit card a current Drivers Licence must be provided. Cancellations Cancellations made 28 days prior to arrival warrant a full refund less a flat rate booking fee of $50. Cancellations made less than 28 days prior will receive no refund unless fully rebooked to another party where by a complete refund will be provided less a flat rate fee of $50. We strongly recommend travel insurance. Snow Guarantee If there are fewer than 5 lifts operating at Mount Hotham due to a lack of snow 3 days prior to the commencement of your ski holiday you may choose to receive a credit or full refund on all pre-paid accommodation and lift company product. All payments shall be refunded excluding any fees or charges imposed by travel agents or wholesalers.