What a charming cottage to come and relax in when you are holidaying in Daylesford. Geranium Cottage is self contained and your group has exclusive use of the cottage and grounds.
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION - The cottage is ideally situated, only 250m from the GPO and Vincent Street. It is within easy walking distance to the restaurants, shops and lake and is a centrally based location to visit the many attractions the region has to offer - food and wine, antiques, markets, walks around the lake and mineral springs, spa and relaxation therapies....the opportunities are endless.
The cottage is an ideal place for family and friends, couples or singles who are visiting the Hepburn/Daylesford area to stay. It is comfortable, cosy and clean and offers three large bedrooms, one with a queen size bed (which has superb views over Lake Daylesford and the ranges), the remaining two bedrooms each have two king single beds. The 7th & 8th guests sleep on a sofa bed with an additional mattress provided for extra comfort. The room with the sofa bed can be partitioned off, making 4 private sleeping areas for guests. The QS bed and kind single beds all have electric blankets and there is an additional electric heater in the bedrooms for those chilly Daylesford nights.
All clean, crisp linen, bath towels and bath mats are supplied as well as cosy doonas and extra blankets. A porta cot is also available (you need to supply your linen/bedding for the porta cot). Geranium Cottage can sleep 8 guests.
Essentials such as tea, coffee, sugar, salt & pepper and bath soaps are provided for your convenience.
The cottage has a bright enclosed sunroom along the front and side of the cottage, with cane furniture, comfortable lounge chairs and an additional dining table and chairs to enjoy the expansive views, while sipping a glass of local wine in the evening, relaxing with a good book, chatting with friends or enjoying the morning with a breakfast coffee or tea.
FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN. The kitchen oodles old world charm with the original pine lined walls exposed, polished old floor boards and timber ceiling. The timber kitchen is fully equipped with gas cooking facilities, hot plates, grill and full oven, full sized fridge with freezer, microwave and dishwasher, toaster, kettle. All cutlery, dinner ware and cook ware provided. An extendable table can seat up to 8 guests.
LOUNGE ROOM. The lounge room has two couches and two arm chairs, comfortably seating 8 people. The couches are lovely and long, so you can stretch out and relax. A TV and DVD player is provided, as well as lots of board games, DVD's, cards and a well stocked book case. The cottage has gas wall heating with additional heating in the bedrooms for those cooler nights. The lounge room leads onto a private patio, through glass double doors. The patio has an outdoor table and chair setting. A private secure garden is surrounded by hedge and abounds in colourful geraniums and other plants. A huge old oak tree is in the back yard, which is ideal for sitting under on a hot summer day. A small lawn area is at the front of the cottage, for any children who wish to play.
We have undercover parking in the garage for 3 cars, and off street parking for another 2 cars.
ART and CRAFT We have an art easel and a small amount of art supplies available for guests to use. We also have craft supplies, and a Geranium Cottage crazy quilt for you to add your special touch too. It will be interesting to see how the quilt turns out!!
SPA BATH. You can unwind and relax in the two person spa bath, situated in its own room. There is also an additional shower and vanity in the spa room. The separate bathroom has a shower, vanity, long width mirror, toilet and laundry facilities.
The usual arrival time for your stay at Geranium Cottage is after 3.00pm. You are welcome to stay until 12 noon on the day of your departure, so you can enjoy extra time in Daylesford. But we are very flexible with book in/out times - just ask!
If you require anything special please let us know and we will try and accommodate where possible.
GUEESTBOOK COMMENTS: These comments are really welcomed and valued by us - they give us feedback on how we have met our guests expectations and also inform others of what they might expect at Geranium Cottage, and how we can make changes.
Geranium Cottage has been set up specifically with thought to our guests comfort! We hope you will book with us
Location - Geranium Cottage is only 250m from the Daylesford GPO - centrally located
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A short walk down Millar Street takes you to Lake Daylesford.
Continue along Central Springs Road and you're at Vincent Street - the main hub of Daylesford where the shops, restaurants and tourist information centre is.
For the energetic, continue along Central Springs Road and walk up Wombat Hill to the Botanic Gardens.
There's lots to see and do during your stay in Daylesford.
Geranium Cottage is located only 1 block from the V-Line bus stop.
PLEASE NOTE - THE PRICE THAT APPEARS AS THE TOTAL COST ON THE STAYZ RESPONSE TO YOUR ENQUIRY IS BASED ON ONLY ONE BEDROOM USED - OUR TARIFF IS BASED ON HOW MANY BEDROOMS ARE USED - you still have exclusive use of the property. PLEASE CONTACT THE OWNERS, Trevor and Kaye FOR ALL RATES.
We offer reasonable priced accommodation in Daylesford, starting at $170 per night midweek (1 bedroom used). Geranium Cottage is very affordable for larger groups, eg. if a group of 8 stay for a weekend - it equates to approx. $38.75 per person, per night. For this price you have quality spa country accommodation.
Our rates do not increase over peak times or holiday periods - they remain a constant price.
Guests are welcome to stay for one night over a weekend period, but they will be charged the weekend rate - this way you can arrive well before the check in time of 3.00pm or stay later than the checkout time of 12 noon.
We only take one night weekend bookings during the week prior to a weekend (at a 1 night rate).