Great location! Central to the villages of Olinda & Mt Dandenong - a short stroll to the shops, cafes, parks & gardens. Air-conditioning in 3 cottages.
Free wifi in all of the cottages (except the Garden Retreat cottage).
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Choose from our range of 1, 2 & 3 bedroom self contained bed and breakfast accommodation cottages high in the Dandenong Ranges, open fires, well stocked with full breakfast provisions and cooking facilities, you have a ROMANTIC 'home away from home' in the scenic village of Olinda, Victoria. Retreat to the Garden, Forget-Me-Not, Como, Mills, Lavender, Cotswald or Caretaker's Cottage. Set on 2 properties (the 2 & 3 bedroom family/group cottages in the Olinda village and the one bedroom cottages 500m down towards the Mt Dandenong village).
Highly commended in the Australian Acheiver Awards & featured on Channel 9's Getaway program, Como Cottages in Olinda Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, has always been a destination for vacations and romantic weekend getaways since the 1920's. With the likes of Sir Arthur Streeton and Frederick McCubbin and the Burnham Beeches Estate just down the road, it was always a place for artists and aristocrats.
Why not use our accommodation cottages
set in the nature laden Olinda village in Dandenong Ranges
for your very own romantic getaway - whenever the fancy takes you? Our prices are reasonable and you have the luxury of climbing into bed made with crisp white sheets, after a soak in your claw-foot bath or a bubble in your large, romantic two-person spa. Complimentary chocolates, quality toiletries, a selection of pillows, in house massage, digital tv, dvd, cd hifi, free wifi & board games are provided for your complete comfort & entertainment.
On your romantic getaway, you will plunge into a large spa or bathtub, smell the aroma of fresh brewed coffee and good old fashioned bacon & eggs from the generous breakfast goodies stocked up in your cottage, light the candles & insence provided. Feel the fresh mountain air. A short stroll takes you to the local villages where you will be able to feast at the fabulous boutique restaurants or relax with a massage or facial at one of the day spas. Each of our accommodation cottages also has an outdoor living space so you can enjoy the outside as much as the cosy indoors from your own private deck or balcony. Each cottage (apart from Caretaker's) has a real log fire for the cooler months and Forget-Me-Not & Caretaker's cottages have air-conditioning for the warmer months.
Also enjoy the relaxation of Elle Naturale Olinda Day Spa - our massage spa located in the heart of the Olinda village or choose to have your massage in the privacy of your own cottage. We only use natural, organic products on your skin for facials and reflexology hand & foot scrubs and we do the best massage on the mountain relaxing and therapeutic! Contact Melinda on 0411 622 445 for massage services.
Come up on Friday night for wine tastings at Olinda Cellars, every Friday, followed by 'Happy Hour' at the Pig & Whistle 5pm -7pm. That's where the locals go. The weekend can be followed by walks to the National Rhododendron Gardens, William Rickett's Sanctuary, The Hammer Arboretum, Sky High Observatory, Cloude Hill nursery, 1000 steps, Olinda water falls & boutique shopping in Olinda, Sassafras, Mt Dandenong & Kallista.
~Ask us about our Stay & Dine packages for a really romantic getaway with limousine transfer. One of Victoria's best icons, SkyHigh Mt Dandenong, along with Como Cottages, are offering you an accommodation and dinner package.~This includes 1 night's accommodation (m-th), dinner at the SkyHigh Observatory restaurant and limousine transfer (with bottle of bubbly in the limo).
We are child/family friendly, giving children a sense of yesteryear in a perfect environment for family get-togethers. We have had a lots of success with girl's weekends, wedding parties & school holidays . A couple of our cottages are pet friendly too, for those who can't bear to leave their loved ones behind! (Only small non-shedding, non-barking types allowed though).
Air-conditioning in the Como Spa cottage. So that's now Como, Forget-me-Not & Caretaker's cottages with air-con for the hot days. Of course it's 4 degrees cooler up here in the mountains and our leafy canopy of trees keeps things cool and green all summer round.
Weddings at the Mist - in the beautiful National Rhododendron Gardens - it has re-opened with a stylish new interior and the best garden views in Victoria.
Roller Coaster Run from SkyHigh Mt Dandenong on Saturday 27th February 2016..Book your accommodation with us, we're only a few kms from the start line.
The Olinda Pool is re-open! Each day from 2 - 7pm, so bring your bathers and walk around to the pool.