Located in trendy hamlet Glenlyon, Green Gully House is a little slice of rural paradise. Exposed timbers combined with the natural timber and cane furniture add a lovely charm to this delightful retreat, with all the conveniences required. Tastefully decorated, the ambience is warm and inviting. It's just down the road from Ellender Estate winery and its L'Osteria restaurant, where you can sample a wood-fired pizza or local produce platter. Morning coffee and newspaper are not far away at the Glenlyon General Store and vouchers are provided for breakfast on your first morning. The Loddon State Forest walking trails are on your doorstep. Fish for yabbies in the open dam or relax on the vine covered deck. Green Gully House is ideal for those looking for serenity and calm but with a desire to be within easy reach of the major attractions of the Daylesford region.
Daylesford & Hepburn Springs
A destination that can literally change the way you feel, Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are historic villages located in the middle of the largest concentration of mineral springs in Australia. Established by Swiss Italian migrants during the gold rush of the 1850's, the area is now a popular holiday resort renowned for its day spas and wellness centers. Indulge in the health giving benefits of the odourless, effervescent natural springs with a wonderful range of bathhouses and day spas to visit. Soak away your cares in an opulent bathhouse, take a treatment with scented oils in a day spa, or try some beauty therapy. Then sample a gourmet restaurant or cafe, and visit some amazing galleries to immerse yourself in the inspired creativity of very talented local artists.
Explore the local region by foot, bike, car or horseback. Visit a lavender farm, walk scenic tracks to local waterfalls, or drop in to one of the cool climate wineries of the region. The local architecture and lakes are stunning and there are plenty of unique and interesting festivals that attract a lot of visitors to the region. Just 90 minutes from Melbourne, it's the perfect place to relax and revitalise. Go on - you deserve it!