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Sanctuary House Resort Motel is a real sanctuary for holiday-makers. It is not just a typical motel on a busy road or highway, but a resort style motel on ten tranquil acres right next to the world renowned Healesville Sanctuary.

Accommodation is classified as three and a half star or four star, with queen size beds in all rooms, ensuites, free Foxtel television and high speed wireless internet, reverse cycle heating and cooling, fridge, microwave, toaster, and tea & coffee making. Rooms are serviced daily. Ample parking on site for cars, caravans and trailers.

Facilities include state of the art on-site restaurant with fully licensed bar (available for functions and weddings), outdoor solar heated swimming pool, lounge with blazing log fire in winter, lawn area with gazebo / barbecue in summer, games room and adventure playground.

Discounted adult admission tickets to Healesville Sanctuary (400 metres away) and Hedgend Maze. Friendly and attentive hosts with 25 years experience in the hospitality industry.

Sanctuary House Resort Motel is quiet, clean, comfortable and affordable.

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Price & booking

Standard Double

5 Rooms

The Standard Double rooms come with a queen size bed, ensuite bathroom, heating and cooling, free Foxtel and high speed wireless, tea, coffee and fridge.

Standard Twin

5 Rooms

The Standard Twin rooms come with a queen size and single bed, ensuite bathroom, heating and cooling, free Foxtel and high speed internet, tea, coffee and fridge.

Standard Family Room

2 Rooms

The Standard Family Room comes with a queen size bed, single bed and bunks, ensuite, heating and cooling, free Foxtel and high speed wireless internet, tea and coffee, microwave and fridge. Sleeps up to five people in the one room.


6 Rooms

The Deluxe Room comes with a queen size bed, luxuriously furnished, with a large ensuite, free Foxtel and high speed wireless internet, fridge and microwave.

Super Deluxe

The Super Deluxe rooms are top of the range room for couples. Complete with four poster bed and corner spa. Ideal for honeymooners. Also features free Foxtel, high speed wireless, microwave and mood lighting.

Cedar Cottage Suite

The Cedar Cottage Suite is ideal for couples. This cosy cottage style accommodation is away from the main building, adjacent to natural bush. Two separate suites within the one building, sharing a verandah. Room facilities include queen bed, ensuite, microwave, toaster, tea and coffee, fridge, phone, wireless internet and television.

Family Self Contained Unit

Two room unit ideal for families. Bedroom with queen bed. Adjoining living area with couch, television and kitchen, doubles up as second sleeping area with two extra single beds. Shared bathroom.

Payment methods accepted
EFTPOS MasterCard Visa Card
Cancellation and booking policy

Full refund of deposit (less 10 per cent admin fee) if more than 48 hours notice given. If 24 to 48 hours, client forfeits 50 per cent of tariff. Less than 24 hours, client forfeits full amount.

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Local directions:

From Melbourne travel on the Maroondah Highway to Lilydale, then Healesville. Enter Healesville township and look for the right turn after Coles supermarket marked Badger Creek Road. Sanctuary House Healesville is approximately three kilometres uphill on the right hand side, 400 metres before Healesville Sanctuary.

  • Bar
  • BBQ facilities
  • Car park
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Games/recreation room
  • Pay/satellite TV
  • Playground
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Restaurant - licensed
  • Birdwatching
  • Swimming
  • Animal Viewing
  • Bushwalking
  • Wine tasting
  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Golden Chain
Contact operator for further details.