For a very special getaway in the Dandenong Ranges, Lakeside Cottage B&B is the ideal luxury accommodation for couples. Whether you're celebrating a wedding, planning a proposal, looking for somewhere wonderful for an anniversary or surprise getaway, the gorgeous surroundings here are sure to impress. Enjoy wandering through five acres of fairy-lit gardens around a beautiful lake with its own beautiful gazebo, fountain and wooden bridges. Create some spectacular memories here with stunning backdrops of beautifully landscaped gardens including an exquisite wisteria archway, vintage wagons, a vibrant rose garden and arches, and a variety of wild birds drawn to the lake. The self contained private luxury cottage has a sun drenched conservatory with views over the gardens to Mount Dandenong, a sumptuous king size bed and a double spa bath awaiting bubbles. You have the option of arranging a massage, choosing from Relaxation, Swedish Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, Shiatsu, Couples, Remedial and Aromatherapy massages.
Special romance packages are available, this is a popular spot for proposals and a wonderful place to prepare for your wedding ceremony being close to many reception venues, or for your wedding night. So if you've found 'the one' this is an idyllic spot to create some lasting memories. The stunning gardens are also available for two hour hire for your wedding photography, all year round. The bridge over the lake is large enough for the entire wedding party photos and the ever changing gardens are always enchanting.
Close to Mount Dandenong's finest restaurants, wineries and reception venues, classy tea rooms and easy country drives, you'll find there are plenty of fabulous activities - go hot air ballooning, visit the Healesville Sanctuary with its diversity of wildlife, or take a ride on the Puffing Billy. Visit some cellar doors or the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice creamery. Or you can simply stay in the gardens and have a picnic under the willow trees or on the island in the lake. It's gorgeous throughout the year, with vivid autumn colours, winter flowering trees and the natural beauty of the nearby forest, with spectacular Mountain Ash trees and lush fern gullies.