Folly Farm Rural Retreat - Olinda - Dandenong Ranges Vic

192 Falls Rd, Olinda VIC 3788
    Pet Friendly Accommodation - Holidays
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Setting the mood is a beautiful wrought iron chandelier, handmade by a local blacksmith and a romantic Q.S. four poster bed, hand turned by local craftsman. The light and sunny aspect complement the polished spotted gum floors and leadlight french doors. The spa ensuite includes slippers, robes and quality toiletries. The open plan cottage offers flat screen T.V. DVDs, gas log fire, split system. Linger over a second cuppa and enjoy delightful mountain views from the verandah. All tariffs include hearty breakfast provisions to cook at leisure. A disabled bathroom is also available, built to Australian standards. Enjoy some wonderful walks with your dog, our favorite takes you through the beautiful Alfred Nicholas gardens with its lake and islands.Closer is Hamer Arbouretum with it great views. Explore Folly Farms ten acres of gardens and blueberry farm. Folly Farm is five minutes walk from Olinda Village and here you will find cafes and restaurants with alfresco dinning. Designed in the mid 1930s, the gardens have matured into a truly special treat. Guests are welcome to explore the gardens and your hosts would 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. Our English shepherds hut is a very special hideaway! An opportunity to enjoy the gardens is all seasons. Turn on the flame heater and curl up on the daybed. Read a book, write a poem, pen a postcard! In summer, enjoy a bottle of Yarra Valley wine and a platter by candlelight.

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Monday - Thursday $250
Friday & Sunday $560
Saturday & Sunday $560
Minimum stay on weekends two nights.Three nights minimum on Long Weekends, Easter.
Dogie House Rules apply.Please contact hosts.

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192 Falls Rd, Olinda VIC 3788

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Folly Farm is a private retreat with one cottage, ensuring you a peaceful and private stay. The spa cottage, overlooks dry stone walls that lead to the Edna Walling designed gardens. Ten acres of hill stations gardens and blueberry farm to explore with your dog. Your dog may like to watch the world go by from the veranda which has gates. Of course he may sleep inside...where else. Dog House Rules. Conditions apply.

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