The Sky Barrel

Buninyong Accommodation

1 Bedroom

1 Bathroom

1 - 2 Guests

Discover The Skybarrel – The only villa of its type in the world and your ultimate retreat nestled atop the majestic Mt Buninyong. Perched amidst the clouds, this unique and captivating property offers an unforgettable getaway experience like no other. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be swept away by the breathtaking panoramic views stretching as far as the eye can see.

The Space

Step inside this architecturally stunning barrel-shaped abode designed by local architect Robin Larson and prepare to be enchanted. The Skybarrel boasts a stylish and contemporary interior, thoughtfully designed to provide the utmost comfort and relaxation for your stay. The open-plan living space features floor-to-ceiling windows, allowing natural light to flood the space and showcase the mesmerising vistas that surround you.

Relax in the cosy lounge area, complete with plush furnishings and wood fire, perfect for snuggling up on chilly evenings. The well-appointed kitchen is equipped with modern appliances and everything you need to whip up gourmet meals while taking in the awe-inspiring scenery.

As night falls, retreat to the luxurious bedroom and drift off to sleep beneath a canopy of stars, serenaded by the gentle rustle of the wind through the trees. Wake up refreshed and rejuvenated, ready to embark on a day of adventure exploring the wonders of Mt. Buninyong and its surrounds.

Immerse yourself in nature’s beauty. Whether you’re sipping your morning coffee as the sun rises over the horizon or stargazing as darkness falls, the Sky Barrel offers the perfect vantage point to soak in the tranquillity and beauty of your surroundings.

Don’t miss your chance to experience the magic of the Skybarrel – book your stay today and prepare to be whisked away on a journey of luxury, serenity, and natural beauty.


Beyond The Skybarrel are the charming towns of Buninyong, Daylesford & Hepburn Springs where you’ll have easy access to a variety of local attractions, including quaint cafes, boutique shops, and scenic walking trails. Whether you’re seeking a romantic getaway, a peaceful retreat, or an adventurous escape, the Skybarrel promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you longing to return again and again.

Check in and out

Check in: 15:00
Check out: 10:00

Bed Configuration and Important Notes

Master Bedroom: 1 x King

Additionally, for insurance purposes, all guests are required to provide valid identification at the time of booking. We take pride in maintaining a peaceful environment for all, including neighbouring properties and do not permit parties, gatherings or pets.

Please note that access to the Skybarrel is via a steep track, which is only suitable for all-wheel-drive (4×4) vehicles. If you’re traveling in a front-wheel-drive car, you may need to park at the bottom of the track and walk up. We recommend arriving during daylight hours to fully appreciate the beauty of the journey up to the skybarrel.

During Your Stay

The Discover Daylesford & The Weekend Escape team will be available for the duration of your stay during business hours and an emergency out of hours contact number provided for anything out of the ordinary. Our website is packed with local businesses, places of interest and things to do so you can stay, explore, relax, indulge and Discover the region all year round.

Getting Around

Exploring the region is a breeze, thanks to the well-connected network of country roads. Opting for self-driving is highly recommended as it provides the utmost flexibility and convenience.

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Air conditioning


Bed linens

Carbon monoxide detector

Cleaning Disinfection

Coffee maker


Dishes and silverware


Enhanced cleaning practices


Fire extinguisher

First aid kit

Free parking on premises

Free parking on street

Hair dryer



High touch surfaces disinfected

Hot water

Indoor fireplace




Laptop friendly workspace


Mountain view


Private entrance



Smoke detector



Towels provided


Wireless Internet

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