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Olivia's in the Forest

Olivia's in the Forest
4 reviews
Olivia's in the Forest
Olivia's, just a 10 minute drive from Healesville.
There is a whole forest to explore
Gourmet kitchen with two oven stove, full size fridge with dishwasher
Dining for 8 anyone?
Go ahead, read a book.
Downstairs is elderly friendly, you can spend your whole stay in the lower level.
View from the deck, absolutely beautiful in winter or summer
A perfect place to relax
The beautiful main bedroom.
Stunning in winter.
Our beautiful main bedroom with queen bed and amazing views.
Book library and complimentary port barrel.
The lounge.
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Badger Creek, Yarra Valley, Victoria
Beautiful Adults Retreat

(pre and older children welcome, the outside is not suitable for toddlers as they may fall off the deck and the inside is not suitable either)

Open fire in lounge
2 Bedrooms plus Retreat with a lounge and desk.
Two bathrooms
Gourmet kitchen with walk in pantry, dishwasher and full size fridge
Separate dining room with big dining table and 8 chairs
Comfy 3-4 seater long couch
Outdoor table and chairs
Outdoor fire pit
Laundry with washing machine and dryer
Wildlife including lyrebirds, possums, parrots, wallabies, wombats and deer, season dependent
Golf clubs, (right handed)
Some of our recent reviews:
Caroline March 2018
The place exceeded expectations. It’s beautifully appointed, we thoroughly enjoyed the private location and the beautiful space the Michael and Laurel have created. Would not hesitate to recomm...
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Listing #FKN9026968
About the Owner
Michael S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Interaction with guests
You have the whole place to yourselves, prior to your arrival we will send you a web address to your personal landing page for your trip. This page has key details and also some hints and tips on local attractions you may like to enjoy during your stay.
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1 - 3 of 4 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing place to stay. Loved the personalised information prior to staying. Weather and surrounding forrest was well worth the stay and heading into Healesville had a great feeling of community.

Thank Russell C
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the nice comments Russell, it was a pleasure to have you as a guest, we hope to welcome you back again. Cheers

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Where do I start? Olivia's was a wonderful choice and made the perfect base for our first trip away together as a couple. There was wine on arrival, food in the fridge, the surrounds are absolutely beautiful, got to use a fireplace for the first...More

Thank Andrea H
Michael S, VR Owner at Olivia's in the Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Wow, thank you so much Andrea, we are so happy that you had such a wonderful stay, you are right about the vibe, very peaceful. We hope you can some back and spend more time at Olivia's soon. Cheers, Laurel and Michael

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Olivia’s looks great in pictures but it is even better in the flesh! It’s very well kept and there is a massive book of local information for your stay on the bench waiting for you at arrival. I definitely will recommend this place to other...More

Thank Baden S
Michael S, VR Owner at Olivia's in the Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hello Baden, firstly thanks so much for staying at Olivia's and thanks for you nice comments, let us know next time you would like to stay and we will send you a 10% discount offer. Cheers, Michael and Laurel

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Babies and children are welcome, however the house is not set up safely for toddlers. There are lots of things at reaching height, plus stairs and outside is a deck that is easy...
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    2 Queens
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
R 2 053
R 3 458
R 12 017
A$1 206
R 41 850
A$4 200
24 Dec 2018 -
31 Dec 2018
3 nights
R 3 189
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 2 989 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Less than an hour from Melbourne, the Yarra Valley is a whole life experience away, offering quality local food and wine, breathtaking scenery, romantic hideaways and indulgent adventures.

The Yarra Valley is recognised as one of the world's premier wine growing regions with over 80 sensational cellar doors, superb restaurants serving fresh regional produce, luxury accommodation, iconic scenery and stunning artwork.

The Yarra Valley has over 90 cellar doors, plus many more vineyards. Along with the famous Domaine Chandon
Getting around
Olivia's is definitely a place you need a car for.
Car recommended
How to get there
Olivias is a 1 hour 15 minute drive from Melbourne. One hour and 20 minutes from Melbourne Airport and 10 minutes from Healesville.
10 minutes drive to Healesville Sanctuary. 5 minutes drive to Piaf Day Spa. (lovely)
And if you forget to buy some local wine on the drive up help is at hand with just an 8 minutes to our closest winery.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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