Side view of Sambar Park
Front of house
Nestled in the foothills
Master Bedroom
Lounge & Dining Area
Downstairs Bathroom
Outdoor bbq area with open fireplace
Bridge over Howqua River
Kayak by the river

Sambar Park

Address: 325 Howqua River Road, Howqua, Victoria 3723

Phone: 03 5777 3340  |  Mobile: 0425 714 474  


Sambar Park is nestled in the foothills of the Howqua Valley. Enjoy over a kilometre of beautiful Howqua River frontage. The magnificent house is built out of local stone and consists of over 40 squares of open plan living. With four bedrooms consisting of a queen master bedroom with a full en-suite and a smaller room upstairs with two single beds, together with two bedrooms downstairs each with a queen bed, king-single and trundle, the property can accommodate up to twelve guests.

Sit and unwind in the sunken lounge around a huge open fire, relax in the heated indoor luxurious spa that leads out to the terrace or sit out on the balcony with breathtaking views, breathing in the fresh mountain air and watch the wildlife go by.

Enjoy a barbecue with friends in the outside undercover entertaining area, which includes a wonderful outdoor fireplace or even take a stroll or kayak along the 1.3 kilometre stretch of exclusive Howqua River frontage and take pot luck with your fishing rod! The 80 secluded acres is yours to enjoy, the rear boundary abuts State Forest and Alpine National Park for any one feeling adventurous and is great for hiking or four wheel driving.

Whether you are looking for a romantic weekend for two or a get together of friends or family, Sambar Park offers something for everyone.

Content: Sambar Park

Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

Sambar Park

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Base Rate
Per couple per night, extra adults $65 per adult thereafter, $45 per child. Rate is valid from Sunday to Thursday - minimum stay two nights. Weekend rate applies to school holiday periods.


Rate based on per couple per night on Friday and Saturday, extra adults $75 per adult there after, $55 per child. During long weekends, weekend rates apply to extra day - minimum stay two nights.


Indicative weekly rates based on up to 12 guests. Seasonal rates apply - weekly rate during school holidays $2,900, please contact property manager for more information. - minimum stay two nights.


New Year Holiday Period Minimum Seven Night Stay up to 12 guests
New Year Holiday Period minimum seven night stay price applicable for up to 12 guests.


Christmas Holiday Period Minimum Seven Night Stay Up to 12 guests
Minimum seven night stay applicable - price quoted is for up to 12 guests.


Melbourne Cup
Melbourne Cup Long Weekend - minimum stay four nights $2,800 for up to 12 guests. Melbourne Cup Long Weekend - minimum stay five nights $3,000 for up to 12 guests.


September School Holiday
$375 per couple per night including weekday stays, extra adults $75 per adult per night and $55 per child per night capped at weekly rate of $2,900 for up to twelve guests.


June School Holiday
$375 per couple per night including weekday stays, extra adults $75 per adult per night and $55 per child per night capped at weekly rate of $2,900 for up to twelve guests.


Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

Sambar Park

There are four bedrooms, main bedroom has a queen size bed, full ensuite bathroom and balcony. Two bedrooms downstairs each has a queen size bed, a king single bed plus single trundle. There is also another small bedroom upstairs with two single beds for adults or children. Downstairs there is a lounge room which features a sunken television viewing area in front of an open fire with guard, a dining area with seating for twelve, The Tasmanian Ash kitchen has a walk in pantry, double oven, microwave and all the appliances and crockery needed for up to twelve guests. There is also a new downstairs bathroom, extra powder room adjacent to laundry and separate spa room which leads out to the undercover outdoor area.1

Cancellation and booking policy

Deposit of 50 per cent is required to secure booking. Balance to be received one month prior to occupancy.Cancellation if caused by tenant, money paid is non refundable, unless the house is re-let for the entire period. The owners may make alterations to booking due to unforeseen circumstances. Number of guest should not exceed the amount stated when booking, unless prior notification is given. Parties and functions are strictly prohibited. the house only allows for strictly 12 guests. Damage, breakages, theft and loss are tenants responsibility during their stay. Bond is payable either a $1000 cash deposit or fill out a credit card authorisation form which will be held on file and shredded after your stay. Cash deposit will be refunded within seven days.

Local directions

Taking the Mount Buller Road out of Mansfield, turn right to Jamieson (C511). Drive 23 kilometres cross the Howqua River bridge turn left onto the dirt road, approximately 100 metres after the bridge. Follow Howqua River road for just over three kilometres, turn left into the property Sambar park veer right, cross private bridge and follow driveway to top of the property.


  • BBQ facilities
  • Cots available
  • High chair
  • Laundry
  • Open fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pets not allowed
  • Spa
  • TV/lounge Area
  • Walking tracks


  • Fishing - Fly
  • Animal Viewing
  • Bushwalking

Reception opening hours

Reception open 24 hours

The owners of Sambar Park are on the property most of the time, but there are emergency contacts details if they are not available.

Check in:  2:00pm

Check out:  10:00am


  • Visitor Information Centre

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