Luxury Accommodation Yarra Valley - 3 Of the Best
There are a lot of ways to do ‘luxury’ on your Yarra Valley escape, and accommodation is one of the most important choices you’ll make. Whether you’re after a resort-style getaway or the privacy of your own home surrounded by rolling hills, we’ve narrowed it down three of the best to make your decision easy. ‘Luxury’ not in the budget? Try looking at mid-week stays, many accommodation providers will offer a discounted rate for guests who choose to stay between Sun-Thurs night.
Lonsdale park on the Yarra
If tranquillity and space is what your after then look no further than Lonsdale Park on the Yarra. The luxuriously appointed house at Lonsdale Park sleeps up to 8 people with all 4 bedrooms offering floor to ceiling windows, garden views and top quality bedding and linen. Set on 70 acres of rolling fields you can find some time to yourself even if you’re travelling in a group here.
This luxury Yarra Valley accommodation offers every convenience you might want from home, sight see during the day and then bring back some bottles of your favourite wine and some local produce from nearby Healesville, Coldstream or Yarra Junction. Enjoy your evening your way, out on the deck overlooking the garden or curled up by the open fireplace inside. For groups of 10, the self contained Studio, which sleeps 2, is also available. Tours, tastings and external activities are easily booked through one of the many local companies. You’ll feel completely revitalised after at stay at this gorgeous 5-star accommodation.
Balgownie Estate Resort & Vineyard
Balgownie Estate offers a contemporary and luxurious one-stop-shop for your visit to the Yarra Valley. With a restaurant, winery and day spa all on site you have everything you need to get a taste of the Yarra Valley, relax and rejuvenate even if you’re not too keen on venturing out. With an array of accommodation options from a standard queen to a privilege spa suite or a two bedroom apartment you can choose the level of luxury that fits your budget. The resort is family friendly for those travelling with children but does not offer much in the way of activities or entertainment for the little ones.
Yering Gorge Cottages
If you’re interested in a little sport during your stay Yering Gorge cottages offers accommodation in 1,2 & 4 bedroom cottages, located a 20 minute walk from the Eastern Golf Club and it’s facilities. The cottages are family friendly and include kitchenette’s and expansive country views.
The facilities and restaurants of the golf club can be enjoyed by Golf and Social members and their guests with the convenience of being able to charge meals etc. back to your cottage. Set a little farther away (20 minutes) from the hub of Healesville it is still within reach of some of the beautiful wineries and sites of the Yarra Valley. Some group accommodation options are available if you contact them directly.