The SpaceWe have a two night booking minimum. However one night bookings are available by special request with a cleaning fee applicable to these of $40.00.
The Lavender Suite at Sage Cottage is a 1 bedroom suite of rooms, with it's own private entrance off a sunny verandah, gorgeous queen bedroom, full ensuite, sitting room, dining nook, kitchen and also has laundry access. The Lavender Suite is furnished with exquisite furniture and gorgeous linen, it has split system heating and air conditioning, and foxtel tv. Our property is within walking distance to the Lilydale main street, cafes and shops and railway station. We are a short 3 km drive to the lovely Yarra Valley and close to the beautiful Dandenong Ranges. The Cottage is ideal for a 2 person stay. Whether you are attending a wedding in the Yarra Valley, a concert at Rochford Winery or need a base for a business stay with space. It is the perfect base for your next getaway, stay a weekend, several days, a week, or use as a short term holiday rental to explore our beautiful region. Whether you are attending a Wedding or function in The Yarra Valley or Dandenong Ranges, or just want to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, then The Lavender Suite is ideal for you. You also have the option on a separate listing under "Sage Cottage - to book as a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house, with all facilities. Guest AccessOur guests have access to the spacious Lavender Suite of rooms, with it's own separate access, sunny verandah with outdoor setting, and bbq facilities. You can meet our friendly, furry friends, who are our rabbits, chooks, "Crackles" the piglet, & Rosie the dog if you are interested.
If booking the 3 bedroom, two bathroom option under Sage Cottage, then our guests have complete access to the entire house, the verandahs, alfresco rear decking with outdoor setting and bbq facilities. Interaction with GuestsWe live on the 2 acre property and are on site to greet you and if you need us, only a phone call away. If necessary, guests can check themselves in by using the key safe and key safe code provided. We respect your privacy but if desired we can offer recommendations and tourist information. The NeighborhoodWe are situated on the outskirts of Lilydale, which has a "country town" atmosphere with interesting shops, cafes and restaurants. The beautiful Yarra Valley is 3 kms away, and we are a short drive away from the lovely Dandenong Ranges. Getting AroundThe bus stop is 2 minutes walk, the train station is a short drive by car or bus or a 20 minute walk into Lilydale. Other Things to NoteThe Lavender Suite is a fully-equipped suite of rooms in which you can comfortably stay for short or long periods. A two night minimum stay is required on weekends but feel free to contact us for exceptions. Please contact us at anytime for any query you may have regarding the Lavender Suite or Sage Cottage. We are a short 3 km drive to the lovely Yarra Valley and close to the beautiful Dandenong Ranges. The Lavender Suite is ideal for 2 persons. It is the perfect base for your next getaway, weekend, several days, or short term holiday rental to explore our beautiful region. The Yarra Valley is home to over 90 wineries, with cellar doors, beautiful restaurants, markets, unique shops and day spas. There are numerous farm gate trails, orchards and Art, Culture & Heritage Museums. The Coombe Estate - the former country residence of Dame Nellie Melba, is minutes away, where you can enjoy a delicious meal, morning or afternoon tea and/or book a garden tour. The historic Warburton Trail is 5 minutes from our property, where you can cycle or walk, all or part of the 40 km trail. You can stay over after enjoying a concert at "A Day on The Green" at Rochford Winery. Spend a day or more, also meandering through the lush gullies and misty mountains of The Dandenong Ranges. Have a Devonshire tea, explore the creative vibe of the many shops and galleries, take a ride on world famous Puffing Billy. Visit Gardens, conquer the Thousand Steps, or the fascinating Kokoda Walk. Whether you are attending a Wedding or function in The Yarra Valley or Dandenong Ranges, or just want to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, then the Lavender Suite is ideal for you. We accept a maximum of 2 guests in the Lavender Suite or 6 guests including Sage Cottage.