Best Australian property within driving distance of capital city

Lake House, Daylesford
In a quiet and picturesque location, this Victorian property is an epicurean delight. 


Full list of finalists

1. Lake House Daylesford (VIC)
2. Mansion Hotel & Spa (VIC)
3. Peppers Mineral Springs Hotel, Hepburn Springs (VIC)
4. Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa (NSW)
5. Lindenwarrah at Milawa (VIC)
6. Lindenderry at Red Hill (VIC)
7. Saffire Freycinet (TAS)
8. Jonah’s at Whale Beach (NSW)
9. Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa (NSW)
10. Bells at Killcare Boutique Hotel, Restaurant & Spa (NSW)
11. Spicers Peak Lodge (QLD)
12. Cape Lodge Luxury Resort, Margaret River (WA)
13. Bannisters (NSW)
14. Chateau Yering (VIC)
15. Port Phillip Estate (VIC)
16. The Hydro Majestic (NSW)
17. The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa (NSW)


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