Fernglen Forest Retreat offers a peaceful escape, set on 7 acres of lush green native bush with an array of local wildlife and birds. Free WiFi is available in most villas.

The retreat is only 2,650 feet from restaurants, Tatra Wedding reception and William Ricketts Sanctuary.

An array of tranquil accommodations options are available including included private self-contained cottages, and a large 4-bedroom villa with a fully equipped kitchen, a hot tub, and a private BBQ area.

Basic provisions such as tea,coffee, sugar, oil, salt and pepper will be provided.

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Fernglen Forest Retreat has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 4, 2015

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Continental, Full English/Irish

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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About Fernglen Forest Retreat

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  • Can you book the whole retreat out

    Yes you can

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    Answered on April 8, 2020
  • Does it ve kitchen

    Yes all units have kitchens

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    Asked about: Villa with Garden View • Answered on March 5, 2020
  • I noticed that your location came up as pet friendly. has it got enclosed yards suitable for a dog?

    Sorry no enclosed yards

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    Answered on March 25, 2021
  • Only 1 queen room is available, for 2 adults = a couple. We are mother and daughter. Is there any spare bed facility for us?

    no fences at all small pets only

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    Answered on February 15, 2021
  • Hello, can I confirm that the cottage open next weekend and is stand alone and not part of the hosts accommodation please. Kind Regards Jen McNeill

    Host is not at all near the cottage

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    Asked about: Three-Bedroom Villa • Answered on December 1, 2020
Closest Airports
  • Moorabbin Airport
    17 miles
  • Essendon Fields Airport
    26.5 miles
  • Melbourne Airport
    30.3 miles
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Amenities of Fernglen Forest Retreat
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Hiking
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Pool and Spa
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules Fernglen Forest Retreat takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:00 PM


7:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Crib by request
AUD 10 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
AUD 25 per child, per night
2 - 15 years
Extra bed by request
AUD 25 per child, per night
16+ years
Extra bed by request
AUD 50 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 20


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.

The fine print

Please note that pets are allowed on request only. Management will need to approve this request prior to arrival. Please use the special request box when booking or contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

Please inform Fernglen Forest Retreat of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required upon arrival – that's about 70.45USD. This deposit is fully refundable at check-out as long as there's been no damage to the property.

FAQs about Fernglen Forest Retreat

  • Room options at Fernglen Forest Retreat include:

    • Villa

  • Fernglen Forest Retreat is 2,450 feet from the center of Mount Dandenong.

  • The prices at Fernglen Forest Retreat may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Fernglen Forest Retreat (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Fernglen Forest Retreat on this page.

  • Check-in at Fernglen Forest Retreat is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Fernglen Forest Retreat offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Open-air bath