This heritage-listed Victorian mansion spans 250 acres, bordering the Yarra River, and is set amidst established gardens dating from 1854. The hotel was reborn in 1997 as a gracious luxury hotel with period fittings throughout, offering luxury accommodation, service and dining. With a total of 32 rooms on offer, the air-conditioned establishment welcomes guests in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services. The café, bar and restaurant provide dining options and refreshments, and the conference facilities may be of use to business guests. Furthermore, room and laundry services are available for a fee. Those arriving by car may leave their vehicle in the car park.
The hotel is located in the heart of the Yarra Valley, Victoria's premier wine growing region. It is an easy one-hour drive from Melbourne.
The luxury period accommodation features some of the best rural vistas in Victoria; the lounges and sitting room are a showcase of fine paintings and antique furniture. The hotel consists of suites individually decorated with different colour schemes. Each room has an en suite bathroom with shower, bathtub and hairdryer and is equipped with a king-size bed, direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, radio, Internet access and safe. Additionally, a minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, individually regulated air conditioning, heating and a balcony or terrace come as standard.
There is an outdoor saltwater swimming pool at the hotel, as well as a library which provides a warm atmosphere for conferences. A massage service is provided for a fee.
The hotel's two restaurants offer fine local produce skilfully prepared by the chef and his team, complemented by outstanding Yarra Valley wines from the historic cellar built in 1840.
The hotel accepts American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
King size bed