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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

Guest reviews

5.0/5 Exceptional
5 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

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

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Explore the area

Popular LocationDandenong Ranges National Park16 min walk
Popular LocationNational Rhododendron Gardens5 min drive
Popular LocationOlinda Falls8 min drive
AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon)67 min drive

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  • Deluxe Cottage

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Cottage

About this area

Melbourne

This cottage is located in Melbourne. 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.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park - 16 min walk
  • National Rhododendron Gardens - 5 min drive
  • Sherbrooke Forest - 5 min drive
  • Olinda Falls - 8 min drive
  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Melbourne Belgrave Station - 11 min drive
  • Belgrave Station - 11 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 54 min drive

About this property

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.

Entire place

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

Property amenities

Pool/Spa

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

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking

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 bathtub and shower
  • Jetted bathtub
  • Slippers
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Hairdryer
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobes

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 5 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

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

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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. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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.

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
Cottage Forest
Forest Olinda

Frequently asked questions

Is this property pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 5 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is this property located?
Located in Olinda, this cottage is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Dandenong Ranges and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Sherbrooke Forest. Olinda G165 Bushland Reserve and Olinda G166 Bushland Reserve are also within 5 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for A Cottage in the Forest

5.0
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
5
4 - Good
0
3 - Okay
0
2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
0
5.0
Cleanliness
5.0
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.8
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • 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

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.

Pros: The great view.

Cons: Maybe a dishwasher.

Location: Great location, close enough to villages and restaurants.

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Sublime vue, sublime cottage ; du romantisme à l'état pur !

Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019