Living area with full kitchen including dishwasher, microwave, oven and fridge.
Relax by the cosy wood fire
Experience the true otways with a walk through the rainforrest

Forrest Strawbale Cottage

Address: 17 Sanderson Lane , Forrest, Victoria 3236

Phone: 03 5243 3579  


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A private, contemporary self contained cottage set in the township of Forrest makes Forrest Strawbale Cottage the perfect place to explore, relax and enjoy the Otway Ranges.

Your stay is comfortably catered for with a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, eco friendly toilet, spacious bathroom and cosy log fire. With easy access to numerous mountain bike tracks, hidden waterfalls and an abundance of fine food, wine and local produce, make your Otway's stay memorable at Forrest Strawbale Cottage.

Surrounded by budding fruit trees and inspired by nature, the cottage is hexagon in shape, built from recycled and sustainable materials and enclosed in Strawbale walls. The pillow top king size bed is located in a spacious loft under a generous skylight - perfect for star gazing at night from your bed.

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Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

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Rate for two people. An additional $30 for additional adults.


Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

Forrest Strawbale Cottage

There is a king size bed located on a loft.1

Payment methods accepted

MasterCard  VISA Card 

Cancellation and booking policy

Cancellation 30 days or less prior to your stay will incur a 20% loss of payment. Cancellation 14 days or less prior to stay will incur loss of full payment. A cancellation fee of $50 will occur in all other cases. Travel insurance is recommended.

Local directions

Located in Forrest, in the heart of the Otway Ranges. Forrest Strawbale Cottage is approximately 200 metres from the general store and restaurants.


  • Laundry
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking
  • TV/lounge Area
  • Walking tracks
  • Wood heater/Pot Belly


  • Birdwatching
  • Cycling
  • Bushwalking
  • Hiking/trekking

Reception opening hours

Check in:  2:00pm

Check out:  10:00am


  • Visitor Information Centre

How to get here

Great Ocean Road