Cavedons Lane, Porepunkah VIC 3740, Australia
  • 1-6 Guests
  • 2-3 Bedrooms
  • 3-5 Beds
  • 1-2 Bathrooms

Sophisticated design with a twist

The Kilns is actually three unique retreats, each of which could have stepped off the pages of an international architecture magazine, yet each features a particularly local twist. In fact, we loved these amazing houses so much that one of them graced the cover of our last edition of Beautiful Accommodation. 

Cavedon’s was the first to be built and its iconic twist is the two traditional tobacco-smoking kilns incorporated into the design of the exquisite three-bedroom house. Today, one is a casual living room, the other a formal lounge, joined together by a clever ‘spine’ of bedrooms on one side and a vine-clad terrace on the other. Chinaman’s features one kiln and is named after both the conical hat shape of the kiln and also the nearby swimming hole, which is a pleasant place to soak on a warm day. 

New to the collection is The Sorting Shed. Loosely modeled on a large concrete shed where tobacco was sorted after being dried, this two-storey creation features three stunning bedrooms downstairs and extraordinary living spaces upstairs. Naturally, every room features expansive mountain views. 

Whichever you choose, all bear the stamp of interior designer Russell Grainger with high-end designer furniture, a cook’s kitchen, stunning living areas indoors and out, exquisite contemporary artworks and signature floating window seats. You can even arrange for renowned chef Patrizia Simone to run Italian cooking classes at The Kilns.


  • Spa bath
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Crockery/utensils
  • Barbecue
  • Balcony
  • Microwave
  • Laundry facilities
  • Internet
  • iPod dock
  • TV
  • DVD/Blu-ray player
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking

Perfect for...

  • Couples
  • Food & wine
  • Groups
  • Nature
  • Romantic
  • Spa & relaxation
  • Unique


3 hours 30 minutes' drive from Melbourne.

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Cancellation policy

All bookings made on Beautiful Accommodation are subject to a cancellation fee of 12.5% (of the total transaction value), in addition to the existing cancellation policy of the property:

If cancellation occurs less than 14 days prior to the arrival date we will endeavour to rebook the accommodation. If successful full payment/deposit will be refunded less $50.00 administration levy. If rebooking is unsuccessful The Kiln house will retain 25% of the accommodation fee. For cancellations more than 14 days prior to the arrival date a full refund will be paid.

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REFUND AND CANCELLATION POLICY We cannot provide you a refund on cancellations however if we are notified more than 30 days before your booking that rescheduling is required, we will do whatever we can to accommodate your request.

Check-in policy

Check in: 15:00
Check out: 11:00