Whistle Stopover
Cottage Kitchen
Cottage Lounge/dinning room
Whistle Stopover
Spa Suite Bathroom and Spa
Whistle Stopover
Whistle Stopover
Our beautiful Hampers

Whistle Stopover B&B

Address: 11 Doonaha Road, Cockatoo, Victoria 3781

Phone: 03 5968 8208  |  Mobile: 0419 517 200  |  Fax: 03 5968 8208  

Email: lesleymiriam@bigpond.com
Web: whistlestopover.com.au

Only an hour's drive from Melbourne, Whistle Stopover luxurious B&B is surrounded by an acre of magnificent ferns and native gardens.

Within minutes of arriving you will feel the coolness and tranquillity; being totally private you can relax and enjoy all the sights and sounds of a natural bush setting.

Families and pets are most welcome, and children of all ages are catered for with an extensive movie library, books, toys and games.

Running alongside the Whistle Stopover B&B is the famous Puffing Billy Railway, which on request will stop at the gate, pick you up and take you through to Gembrook. From there you can enjoy lunch at one of the many cafes or take your own picnic with the train, then return back to your cosy B&B with no driving necessary.

The cottage features natural timber inside and out, the living area is spacious and has a television, DVD, CD, VCR, a log fire, air conditioning and full kitchen.

The master bedroom features a king-size bed and ensuite with a luxury sunken circular spa. You have your own barbecue on the balcony and children are welcome. A basket breakfast hamper is provided if required.

Whistle Stopover B&B also offers a romantic private suite for two featuring a queen size, four poster bed and a luxury double oval spa. The spa suite has television, DVD, CD and VCR and a beautiful scrumptious basket breakfast is included in the cost.

A truly relaxing, romantic getaway.

Content: Whistle Stopover B&B

Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

The Cottage

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The Cottage
Indicative rate. Please see website for more information.


Spa Suite

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Spa Suite
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Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

The Cottage

The Cottage has three bedrooms. Downstairs has a king size bed or two singles and an ensuite with large sunken spa. Upstairs has two bedrooms both with a queen size bed and a single in each. There is also a second bathroom. Children welcome. There is a full kitchen with dishwasher, large lounge with large flat screen television including many DVD's and CDs, games, books and magazines. Barbecue on back veranda. Inground pool. All linen and towels supplied. Breakfast available if requested. Pets welcome inside.1

Spa Suite

Four-poster queen bed with ensuite, double basin, shower plus large oval spa private and romantic. All linen and towels supplied. Includes television with DVD player with a large selection of DVD's and CD's. Cost of stay includes a breakfast basket.1

Payment methods accepted

Cheque  EFTPOS  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Cancellation and booking policy

Deposit required on booking of $50 or $100. Full refund of deposit if cancelled one week before travel, full payment taken if cancel within five days of travel, unless able to rebook.

Local directions

From Melbourne travel on the M1 to the Wellington Road exit. Stay on Wellington Road all the way to the end, heading towards Emerald. At the end of Wellington Road turn right at the roundabout. Stay on this road, go through Emerald, follow signs to Gembrook, the Cockatoo turn off is six kilometres from Emerald. At the fork in the road take the left fork to Gembrook and Doonaha Road is just under two kilometres on the right hand side. Whistle Stopover is the first gate on the left after you cross the Puffing Billy rail crossing.


  • 24 hour reception
  • BBQ facilities
  • Cots available
  • High chair
  • Laundry
  • Masseur/Masseuse
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking
  • Swimming pool - outdoor


  • Birdwatching

Reception opening hours

Reception open 24 hours

The owner is on-site to help with any travel inquiries or any other queries you may have.

Check in:  2:00pm

Check out:  11:00am


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