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Overview of A Cottage in the Forest

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1 bedroom, Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, iron/ironing board
Flat-screen TV, fireplace, DVD player, iPod docking station
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
Room Amenity

A Cottage in the Forest

3.5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 3

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in

Explore the area

    Popular LocationOlinda G165 Bushland Reserve1 min walk
    Popular LocationOlinda G166 Bushland Reserve2 min walk
    Popular LocationColehurst Crescent Reserve7 min walk
    AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon)64 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

A Cottage in the Forest

3.5-star Melbourne cottage in Olinda with free parking
Spa services, tour/ticket assistance and free self-parking are available at this smoke-free cottage. WiFi in public areas is free. The cottage boasts a fireplace and a jetted tub, while also offering a kitchen and a flat-screen TV with a DVD player. Conveniences include a dining area and a fridge, and guests will appreciate thoughtful touches, such as an espresso maker and bathrobes.
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to furnished patios. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Accommodation at this 3.5-star cottage has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a jetted bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

This Melbourne cottage provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with DVD players. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and a hairdryer.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

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Property amenities

Pool/Spa

  • Massages
  • Spa services
  • Body wraps
  • Aromatherapy
  • Deep-tissue massages
  • Facials

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): AUD 15.00 per night
  • Childcare (surcharge)

Kitchen

  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Espresso maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Bedrooms

  • 1 bedroom
  • Premium bedding
  • Egyptian cotton sheets

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Rainfall shower head
  • Jetted bath
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Slippers

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • iPod docking station

Outdoor areas

  • Furnished patio

Climate control

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room massages

Location highlights

  • In the mountains
  • In a national park

Safety features

  • Smoke detector

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 5 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
An early check-in fee will be charged
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Saturday - Thursday (10 AM - 5 PM) and Friday - Friday (10 AM - 8 PM)
The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to 361-363 Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, Sassafras
If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 15.00 per night

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 150.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 15.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.52 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Cottage Forest Olinda
A Cottage in the Forest Olinda
A Cottage in the Forest Cottage
A Cottage in the Forest Cottage Olinda

About this area

Melbourne

Located in Melbourne, this cottage is in the mountains and in a national park. Monbulk Winery and Payne's Rise Wines are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Westfield Knox and Caribbean Markets. Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens and Cloudehill Nursery and Gardens are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Olinda G165 Bushland Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Olinda G166 Bushland Reserve - 2 min walk
  • Colehurst Crescent Reserve - 7 min walk
  • Dandenong Ranges National Park - 16 min walk
  • Cloudehill Nursery and Gardens - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Melbourne Belgrave Station - 8 min drive
  • Belgrave Station - 10 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) - 64 min drive

Restaurants

  • Olinda Cafe - 13 min walk
  • Fortnums - 14 min walk
  • Cuckoo - 14 min walk
  • Seasons at Cloudehill - 3 min drive
  • Kallista Tearoom - 4 min drive

Overall score and ratings

5.0

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 5 out of 5 reviews
5 - Excellent 100%
Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 5 reviews
4 - Good 0%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 5 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 5 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 5 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Perfect exactly as described. Amazing location wonderful place to stay.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Perfect romantic mountain bush get away
Secluded panoramic view of mountain ash & ferns. Private with plenty of Parks Vic gardens near by to enjoy.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great cottage, beautiful view and has everything
Fantastic place, ambient, comfortable and close to some great restaurants and everything the mount offers

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location
Beautiful little cottage, had a lovely peaceful break. Loved waking up looking out at the tree ferns and hearing the birds. Well set up, the cottage has all you need to spend a romantic weekend. Close to the local villages, would definitely stay again.

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Sublime vue, sublime cottage ; du romantisme à l'état pur !
Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019

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