1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges
  4. Olinda
  5. #14851

Folly Farm Rural Retreat-The most romantic cottage

Cottage, Olinda

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 9 reviews

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Min 1 - 2 nights stay

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bathroom

Description

The most romantic country cottage

Don't miss ... The Dandenong Ranges Botanical Gardens and CloudeHill during November....you can walk two minutes to the Botanical Gardens from our front gate........

The open plan cottage boasts an beautiful wrought iron chandelier, handmade by a local blacksmith, spotted gum floors, modern gas log fire and mix of timeless antique furniture with chic modern pieces setting the mood for the perfect getaway.

Little Folly is a private retreat exclusively for two adults and situated on a historic hills stationEst.1910 of ten acres. This romantic cottage overlooks dry stone walls that lead on to the Edna Walling designed gardens and blueberry fields. One cottage ensures a private stay.

There is a separate small kitchen and an en suite bathroom with corner spa.

All tariffs include breakfasts provisions including home baked bread, farm fresh eggs, bacon from local gourmet butcher, tomatoes, blueberries in season, pod coffee machine, plunger coffee and more.

Our driveway of 150 metres opens onto ten acres ensures that there is no passing traffic and is completely private yet ten minutes flat walk to Olinda Village

After a day of exploring the mountains, relax in a double spa, curl up and dream in front of the fire and sleep well in the romantic queen sized four poster bed.Guests will find a library of DVD's and C.D's, books and magazines. Have a chat over the fence with our beautiful alpaca pets These quiet peaceful animals are a delight and sooooooo cute.

Folly Farms cottage sleeps two adults.

Folly Farm is dog friendly Conditions apply.

A VERY SPECIAL GARDEN

A truly special treat. Guests are welcome to explore the gardens and your hosts will be delighted to explain the gardens history. Ellis Stones and Eric Hammond both worked with Edna Walling to make Folly Farm a very special place. You will find all the signatures that are Walling including beautiful Silver birch.

ENGLISH SHEPHERDS HUT

Shepherds huts were designed to be home to the shepherd who could not afford to leave his flock for long. A warm place to nurture a sick baby lamb. These days, our shepherds Hut offers our guests a special vantage to enjoy the garden in all seasons. A beautiful daybed and fire add to the romantic ambiance. Designed and built by Robert at Folly Farm with traditional workmanship including amazing forged wheels made by a local, Hills, third generation blacksmith. Perfect for meditation or a romantic dinner….. maybe a proposal

Please note Folly Farm is closed during our blueberry harvest January and February and usually reopen by the Labor Day Weekend or mid March

In the heart of Olinda

Folly Farm is located between Olinda and Mt Dandenong Villages. A short five minute "flat" walk will bring you to quaint Village of Olinda where you will find shops, restaurants, boutiques and cafes. In daylight savings walk up for dinner and enjoy the stroll home.

The National Rhododendron Gardens are just a few minutes walk from our front gate.

Nearby is the magnificent CloudeHill Gardens and Seasons Restaurant... don't miss their beautiful cakes.

Lunch is a pleasure in the Hills We are spoilt for choice and King Henry, Olinda Cafe, Sassafras Cafe....to die for scones and cream are just a few ideas. Perhaps take a picnic to one of our outstanding Hills gardens or walk a few minutes from Folly Farm to the National Rhododendron Gardens.

Olinda is a plant collectors heaven with CloudeHills nursery and nearby is Gentiana Nursery with rare perennials and an excellent alpines collection...then explore some of the wonderful Hills gardens nearby.

Features

Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Parking, Wheelchair accessible

Air conditioning Books Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dishes and utensils DVD player Hair dryer Heating Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Parking Pets allowed Refrigerator Television Toaster Towels provided Wheelchair accessible
Folly Farm Rural Retreat-The most romantic cottage is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 9.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great place We really enjoyed our stay here very quite and peaceful and the owners are very lovely We will be back again
Date published: 2017-11-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely fabulous stay It was one of the best holidays I have had in a very long time. It is a stunningly beautiful property, amazing views and so close to Olinda village. My little dog was made very welcome. It was such a luxury to enjoy a five star place that was also pet friendly. I felt very pampered and spoilt. The hosts had thought of everything- from everything I might need for brekkie to all those little touches that made the stay really special. Definitely coming back!
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful romantic retreat The cottage was amazing, with fantastic views over the blueberry trees. Every comfort was taken care of, down to the chocolates, bathrobes and slippers. The hosts were incredibly friendly, and even allowed us to hand-feed the Alpacas. Will definitely be staying again in the future. Thanks Belinda & Robert!
Date published: 2017-06-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bliss! Our hosts provided us with an absolutely perfect getaway. The attention to detail was of the highest standard and our requirements were met superbly. There is not one thing I could suggest to improve the cottage. We are already planning a return in the spring!
Date published: 2017-05-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect! A peaceful place to stay. Belinda is a friendly and welcoming host. The cottage has everything you need. What we loved most about our stay was the quiet we experienced. Perfect place to read. I would like to visit again.
Date published: 2017-05-23
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