Lord Admiral House

  • Lord Admiral House
    Lord Admiral House
  • En-suite Room
    En-suite Room
  • En-suite Bathroom
    En-suite Bathroom
  • Standard Room
    Standard Room
  • Claw Foot Bath in Shared Bathroom
    Claw Foot Bath in Shared Bathroom
  • Guest Lounge with wood fire & TV/DVD
    Guest Lounge with wood fire & TV/DVD
  • Dining Room with Wood Fire
    Dining Room with Wood Fire
  • Full Cooked Breakfast Served in the Dining Room
    Full Cooked Breakfast Served in the Dining Room
  • Hallway with Period Features
    Hallway with Period Features
  • Outdoor deck setting
    Outdoor deck setting
  • Our own free range chickens supply the breakfast eggs
    Our own free range chickens supply the breakfast eggs
  • Old hitching post outside the stables
    Old hitching post outside the stables
Our B&B is in an 1865 bluestone & brick former hotel set in 0.6 ha of gardens. We provide 3 rooms with luxurious queen size beds, cosy guest lounge with wood fire and sumptuous cooked breakfast. We are located an easy 5 min drive from historic Kyneton.

Relax and Indulge

Carlsruhe, VIC [Location map...]
Up to 6 people, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Availability and Pricing
For  night.
Estimated price:

Average Rating Guest reviews average: 5.0/5

From $140 to $160 couple per night
"It was a beautiful property and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. I would higly recommend it."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Victoria, VICTORIA -Apr '14

"The property was beautiful and the hosts were really lovely. Breakfast was delicious. Highly recommend especially for a lazy weekend."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Cathy, VIC -Feb '13

"The hosts where lovely people, the bed was very goog as was the breakfast. Would highly recommend. One of the best"
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Robin, -Jun '12

"We found the Hosts very kind, respectful of our requests and suggestions. Helpful with local area knowledge and over all were most obliging. "
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Pasqualino, VICTORIA -Nov '11

"Lord Admiral House is a beautiful restored period residence. Our room with ensuite was lovely. The breakfast was delicious. Mike even served expresso coffee on arrival. Our hosts were very friendly an..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Christine, -Sep '11

"The friendship, hospitality and capacity for ensuring comfort at every level was superb. we felt very at ease and welcome from the first moment."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Tricia, -Apr '11

"It was a very relaxing location that would appeal to those who enjoy a country style environment. The hosts were most hospitable and conveyed a warm and friendly manner. The breakfast was ample, cou..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Wayne, VIC -Oct '10


Bed & Breakfast

Jan and Mike invite you to their traditional B&B situated in an historic bluestone and brick building dating from the mid 1860's which is named after one of the original hotels in Carlsruhe, the Lord Admiral Hotel. The house is set on land of 0.6 hectares with the original cobblestone floored stables landscaped garden and our own vegetable garden, free range chickens and an orchard being established to provide home grown produce

In the spacious former hotel building we provide three bedrooms each with a queen size bed, electric blankets and heating. One room has an en suite bathroom and 2 rooms share a large bathroom that includes a claw foot bath.

There is a separate breakfast room with wood fire where a full cooked breakfast is available. Weather permitting breakfast can be taken on the deck.

Breakfast comprises any combination of freshly squeezed orange juice, fresh fruits in season, cereals, muesli, porridge, fruit toast, free range eggs with bacon, tomato and mushrooms served with sourdough toast. A wide range of teas and espresso coffee are also available. Seasonal homemade preserves with toast is also available

There is a cosy guest's lounge with antique furniture, wood fire, library, TV and DVD player.

Guests are welcome to enjoy and relax in the landscaped gardens and deck area.

A welcome afternoon tea is offered on arrival. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided. We also offer a drop off and pick up service by arrangement in the evening to restaurants in both Woodend and Kyneton.

Languages spoken: English(Conversation)

Thank you Mike & Jan, you are fabulous hosts! We loved breakfast, the nice shampoo, the plum jam, the slow combustion heaters & the chooks. To say nothing of your found metal collection! All the best, Anna & Jim

Many thanks for your hospitallity on Thursday evening. We really enjoyed our stay in your lovely home. Best wishes Brian & Margaret

I just wanted to thank you soooo much for making my Mum & Dads trip a very relaxed warm and comfortable one, they loved your hospitality & breakfasts. Ian


We are centrally located in the Macedon Ranges with easy access to Hanging Rock, Macedon Regional Park and the towns of Kyneton and Woodend with their restaurants and cafes. The surrounding area has numerous wineries, art galleries and farmers markets that provide a range of local produce and products.


We are 75kms along the Calder Freeway from Melbourne and only 45mins from Melbourne Airport Tullamarine.


Macedon Ranges Accommodation Association

Holiday experiences

One Night Bookings Welcome


24 hour reception, Accept MasterCard, Accept VISA, Bath towels provided, Books/Magazines Supplied, Broadband internet available, CD Player, Cooked Breakfast Available, Cooked Breakfast Provided, Courtesy vehicle, DVD, Ensuite, Fireplace, Hair dryer, Heaters provided, Iron and ironing board, Linen supplied, Log fires, No smoking, Parking, Patio, Pets not allowed, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Television, Videos/DVDs Supplied

Rooms and rates


Lord Admiral House will confirm pricing, availability and answer any other questions within 12 hours.
(current average response time for this property is 4.4 hours)

Please note that sometimes your computer's spam filter or your ISP may inadvertently block the operator's response email. If you do not receive a prompt response, taking into account that  Lord Admiral House may not be able to contact you after hours, you should check your 'junk' mail folder or contact the property with the details we will send in your confirmation e-mail.

The telephone number and contact details for this property will be emailed to you once your enquiry/booking has been sent.

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