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Observatory Cottages

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Flat-screen TV, fireplace, DVD player
Individually decorated, individually furnished, blackout curtains

Overview of Observatory Cottages

Entire home

Observatory Cottages

3.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
8 Observatory Road, Mount Dandenong, VIC, 3767

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDandenong Ranges National Park4 min walk
  • Popular LocationSkyHigh Mount Dandenong5 min walk
  • Popular LocationOlinda Falls6 min drive
  • AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)68 min drive

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Deluxe Suite, 1 Queen Bed (Candlewick)

No guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Deluxe Townhome (Candlewick)

No guest room rating
  • 180 sq m
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Queen Beds

Romantic Cottage, 1 Queen Bed (Windsong)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • 1 bathroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Romantic Cottage, 1 Queen Bed (Ironbark)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • 1 bathroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Romantic Cottage, 1 Queen Bed (Owls Croft)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area


Observatory Cottages is located in Melbourne. Rochford Wines Yarra Valley and SkyHigh Mount Dandenong are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens and Cloudehill Nursery and Gardens. Mast Gully Road Playground and Puffing Billy Steam Train are also worth visiting. Guests love the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park - 4 min walk
  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong - 5 min walk
  • Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens - 5 min drive
  • Olinda Falls - 6 min drive
  • National Rhododendron Gardens - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Melbourne Belgrave Station - 14 min drive
  • Mooroolbark Station - 14 min drive
  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 68 min drive


  • SkyHigh Mount Dandenong - 4 min walk
  • Kelly's Bar & Kitchen - 3 min drive
  • Montage Wares And Cafe - 3 min drive
  • Indian by Nature - 3 min drive
  • Olinda Pizza - 3 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.

Observatory Cottages

3.5-star Melbourne cottage in Mount Dandenong with free parking
Massage/treatment rooms, laundry facilities and express check-in are available at this smoke-free cottage. Self parking is free. Other amenities include a garden and a picnic area. All cottages are individually decorated and feature free WiFi, private yards and DVD players. Kitchens come with fridges and ovens, and guests will also find upscale touches, such as private spa tubs and fireplaces. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Air-conditioned accommodation at Observatory Cottages offers private hot tubs and fireplaces. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. 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, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with DVD players. Additionally, rooms include washers/dryers and complimentary bottles of water. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Property amenities


  • Private hot tub
  • Spa treatment rooms
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • 1 treatment room


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Bed sheets provided


  • Separate bath and shower
  • Jetted bath
  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Slippers

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area


  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony or patio
  • Garden
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Blackout curtains
  • Free bottled water


  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

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Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit 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

Property is also known as

Observatory Cottages House Mount Dandenong
Observatory Cottages House
Observatory Cottages Mount Dandenong
Observatory Cottages Cottage
Observatory Cottages Mount Dandenong
Observatory Cottages Cottage Mount Dandenong

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 14 out of 19 reviews
5 - Excellent 74%
Rating 4 - Good. 5 out of 19 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 19 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 19 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 19 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful rustic cabins walking distance to sky high
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Parking was a bit tight
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
great cottage (owl) garden needs attention plus path lights should be installed between cottage and driveway . Looking the door from the inside very hard but besides all that we are staying again soon, cheers
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020