Value, location and charm. Spoil youself. A beautiful and lovingly restored period cottage unlike others. You will love it! Welcome to Hillside, a period home with old world charm and character with modern features, in the very heart of the lovely township of Daylesford. Ideal for couples, families, groups or wedding parties. Stay at least 3 nights and get a 10% discount.
Hillside is a beautiful and comfortable fully restored and extended original Federation period home. It's superbly located in the heart of Daylesford within walking distance of Daylesford's shopping strip, day spas and picturesque lake and a short drive from the surrounding towns of Hepburn, Trentham, Maldan, Creswick and others.
Guests have recently written in the Hillside guest book:
"A beautiful House in such a perfect location. Rooms and house were perfect and the place made for a lovely Easter getaway. We will be back in the future!"
"We so enjoyed Hillside as a home base for our daughter's wedding. Wonderful house that will be easy to recommend. Thank you for providing such a great Aussie haven!"
" "The Daylesford Girls" - Celebrating 20 years in Lovely Daylesford. First time to lovely "Hillside". Recommend some beauty treatments/massage at "Jules Indulgence". See you next year! "
"A wonderful weekend - a very impressive home! It ticks all the boxes! We'll be back!"
"We stayed here as a family of a bride (who stayed here the night before the wedding) and had a wonderful experience. The house itself is so warm & inviting and has such a charm & character that her pre-wedding photos are stunning. Thank you. "
It has two living retreats - a striking and classic intimate period formal living room with period surround gas log fireplace for those cool nights and a second naturally bright and sunny living/family room with another wonderful period surround gas log fireplace and an adjacent outside courtyard. It has easy access to a large elevated rear yard with lawn, tables and chairs where you can spread your wings and take in the lovely country air or for children to play or run around on. A discrete and elegantly located safety trampoline is also available in the rear yard for exercise purposes or for the young or young at heart.
Hillside will ensure your stay is memorable and relaxing. It offers beautiful period bedrooms with a queen bed in the first bedroom, two single beds (that can be changed with advance notice to a king bed) in the second bedroom, another queen bed in the third bedroom and two single beds in the fourth bedroom. It has two modern bathrooms with a spa bath in each.
A wide verandah wraps around the front and sides of the house to relax on with great elevated views of the town and Wombat Hill in the distance.
Escape the bustling city life and relax at Hillside and enjoy all that the beautiful town of Daylesford and nearby Hepburn offer, including galleries, boutique shops, local markets, relaxing massages and beauty treatments, mineral spa baths, wonderful restaurants and cafes, community cinema, local produce, bush walks and mineral springs.
- 4 bedrooms (1st with queen bed, 2nd with two single beds (can be joined to become a king size bed but only with prior notice) , 3rd with queen bed and 4th with 2 single beds)
- 2 bathrooms (both with spa baths)
- 2 living areas
- kitchen and dining room
- reverse cycle air conditioning
- laundry with washing machine, dryer, iron and ironing board
- ducted heating
- 2 gas log fireplaces
- LCD TVs and DVDs
- plenty of off-street parking