Olinda Country Cottages and your hosts Kathy and Wally, offer two self contained standalone air conditioned spa cottages and also a two bedroom family suite (suitable for five guests) in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges - only 90 minutes drive from Melbourne Airport.
Content: Olinda Country Cottages
The cottages have king beds, some cooking facilities and a garden balcony. Breakfast is self-served and generous organic produce. Located in the heart of Olinda with walking distance to local eateries, cafes and galleries. With bush walking tracks just outside the property, there is lots to enjoy. You could also just sit in the sunny old garden under the amazing 130 year old Sequoia tree and contemplate the world or read that favourite book.
Enjoy Olinda's stately gardens and forests. Puffing Billy and William Ricketts are icons for the area. Drive 40 minutes to the Yarra Valley and its wineries, Healesville Sanctuary and other attractions. Even Phillip island and its Penguin sanctuary are an easy 90 minute drive away.
Just a 15 minute drive to the local train station and less than one hour by train to the centre of Melbourne. 10 minutes from Monbulk, Belgrave and five minutes from Sassafras.
Price & booking
$160.00 - $270.00
Single rate available, includes full breakfasts daily - mostly organic. Weekly rate on enquiry.
The two-bedroom suite offers budget family Mount Dandenong apartment accommodation in a fully self-contained suite. It has its own private entrance and light cooking facilities.
Breakfast ingredients include cereals, bread, spreads, milk, juice, teas and coffees, which guests can prepare at their own leisure.
The suite is child friendly. A portable cot and high chair is provided and there is also a closed-in garden trampoline, garden swing and many toys in the suite for them to play with.
Room capacity: 2
The two studio-style self-contained Olinda spa cottage accommodation are both individually decorated and completely standalone in the sunny garden amongst tall trees.
Mostly organic breakfast is provided in the cottage, which includes eggs, bacon, fruit packs, beverages, milk, juice, spreads, fresh bread and cereals which can be prepared at your own leisure in the cottage. Also included is a delivery of a newspaper and fresh croissants to your door in the morning (not include in stand-by rates).
Weekend stays also include a bottle of sparkling wine and Lindt chocolates (not include in stand-by rates).