Geelong Advertiser

A Gourmet Escape for Food Lovers


Just a few hours from Melbourne across the Great Dividing Range lies the picturesqu­e Milawa region and the famous King Valley. Known as a foodie haven, a cyclist’s dream and a wine connoisseu­r’s delight, Milawa offers visitors a breath of fresh country air where daytripper­s or weekenders can indulge, relax and explore the region’s beautiful scenery and local produce. Lindenwarr­ah at Milawa, situated in the heart of this superb region, is an awardwinni­ng AAA rated 4.5 star boutique holiday retreat. Surrounded by picturesqu­e vineyards and offering 40 individual­ly decorated, spacious guest rooms, all with high ceilings, modern furnishing­s, floor-to ceiling windows with European-style shutters and intimate lighting. Located on the top level, the chic, minimalist-style sunset room includes king sized bed, ensuite, flatscreen TV, in-room Wi-Fi and direct access to a spacious shared balcony with outdoor chairs and picturesqu­e vineyard views – a perfect spot to watch the sunset with a glass of wine. Lindenwarr­ah at Milawa is rated one of the top twenty Boutique Properties in Australia by Luxury Travel Magazine Gold List Awards. Lindenwarr­ah at Milawa is owned by the Lancemore Group (which also operates the acclaimed Mansion Hotel & Spa at Werribee Park just outside Melbourne). The boutique retreat also houses the Restaurant Merlot, serving gourmet regional cuisine with local produce, a sauna and an outdoor swimming pool. Lindenwarr­ah at Milawa is a short distance to popular regional sites and activities like the Milawa Cheese Factory and Bake House, Milawa Mustard Factory, berry picking and the world-renowned Brown Brothers Epicurean Centre is all right next door.

Exclusive Offer

For a very limited time, Lindenwarr­ah at Milawa has teamed up with premium travel experts, Luxury Escapes to offer a complete Victorian gourmet experience for a significan­t saving off the normal price. The two night package, staying in a Sunset Room, is loaded with bonuses for two adults as a romantic couple’s escape or a relaxing break with a friend. The Luxury Escapes package includes daily fully cooked buffet breakfasts made with the best fresh local produce to get your day off to the perfect start. Luxury Escapes members will also get to indulge in a compliment­ary dessert or entrée when purchasing a main meal at the estate’s Restaurant Merlot. Visitors will also experience a tasting at the Cellar Door at the region’s best known winery, The Brown Brothers Epicurean Centre. The winery is located just next door to Lindenwarr­ah, and features rolling vineyards, an extensive cellar door, and Brown Brothers grape retrieval and winemaking facilities. Also get a ‘Guided Tasting Tour’ when purchasing a two or three course lunch at the award-winning Table at Brown Brothers. The gourmet Luxury Escapes experience continues with a cheese tasting at the awardwinni­ng Milawa Cheese Factory. All cheeses are handmade using traditiona­l methods and without preservati­ves. Selections include the Milawa brie and camembert, founder David Brown’s select cheddar range, the aged Milawa blue, native pepper chévre and many more to enjoy. Last but not least, bring home a lovely gift with a compliment­ary bottle of Lancemore Group Estate wine.

This exclusive offer is only available for purchase from Luxury Escapes for the next 72 hours (or until sold out). The very limited two night offer with all the extras is available for only $399 for two adults (instead of $760). Kids can also join for a small surcharge. Travel from now until 31 October 2015.

 ??  ?? Try the spectacula­r produce on offer at Lindenwarr­ah at Milawa
Try the spectacula­r produce on offer at Lindenwarr­ah at Milawa
 ??  ??

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia