Located in the heart of the Yarra Valley and 45 minutes' drive from Melbourne, Yering Gorge Cottages offers accommodations overlooking The Eastern Golf Club and alongside the Yarra River. Free WiFi is provided. Offering a range of self-contained, luxuriously appointed 1, 2 and 4 bedroom cottages, all include a separate living area with floor-to-ceiling windows providing stunning views of the surround countryside. There is a wood heater, fully-equipped kitchenette, large private deck with a BBQ, and separate bathroom with a corner bath. The 4-bedroom cottage also features a full sized kitchen and separate recreation room. A range of activities are available on the 120-acre property including golf, tennis, bushwalking, mountain biking. The property is also home to Eastern Gray kangaroos, platypus, echidnas, wombats and 85+ different birdlife species. Guests of Yering Gorge Cottages also have priority access to The Eastern Golf Club, designed by Greg Norman.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Reliable Info
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Availability

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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
 
4 king beds
or
8 twin beds
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.2
Facilities
9.2
Cleanliness
9.4
Comfort
9.3
Value for money
8.8
Location
9.4
Free Wifi
8.6
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Guests who stayed here loved

  • Chan
    Malaysia Malaysia
    The property is neat & clean and it’s surrounding so serene with kangaroos and cockatoos nearby. Wonderful environment next to the golf course as well! Ample & generous amounts of tea, coffee, jam, butter and complementary milk and orange juice.
  • Gary
    United States of America United States of America
    Nice breakfast basket, very peaceful cottage, morning & evening wild kangaroo encounters
  • Wilya
    Australia Australia
    The beds are very comfortable and the amenities provided are of good quality. The view is stunning, and location is very convenient, short drives to several interesting places in the Yarra Valley.

Managed by Yering Gorge Cottages

Company review score: 9.2Based on 445 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Yering Gorge Cottages opened in 2007. Positioned within the Yering Gorge private nature reserve, and featuring views of the surrounding Christmas Hills and Dividing Ranges, guests experience a complete sense of privacy and serenity whilst enjoying the surrounding natural beauty and resident iconic Australian wildlife that roam freely. The property's perfect location on the doorstep to the Yarra Valley makes it ideally suited for those looking to experience the delights of Melbourne's 'food and wine playground' together with the diversity of a range of family orientated activities and attractions during their stay. With its acquisition of Yering Gorge Cottages in July, 2013, The Eastern Golf Club recognised that the exceptional nature-based tourism experiences were a key influence in guests' decision to stay and wanted to ensure the integrity of the destination experience was retained. Whilst creating a unique destination and tourism experience within the Yarra Valley, Yering Gorge Cottages remains as a stand-alone tourism experience.

Property info

Located in the heart of Melbourne’s food and wine playground and within an hour of Melbourne CBD is Yering Gorge Cottages. Overlooking The Eastern Golf Club and nestled into the hillside, alongside the Yarra River, Yering Gorge Cottages features 13 self-contained, beautifully appointed, one, two and four-bedroom cottages. All cottages include a separate living area with floor-to-ceiling windows providing a stunning outlook of the surrounding private nature reserve and wood heater, fully equipped kitchenette, large private deck with barbeque and separate bathroom with separate shower and bath. Our four-bedroom cottage features a full-sized kitchen and separate recreation room – ideal for families, bridal parties or weekend getaways for larger groups. A suite of outdoor experiences and recreational activities are available to complement your stay including golf, tennis and bushwalking - all undertaken within our 120-acre private nature reserve, home to Eastern Grey Kangaroos, Platypus, Echidna, Wombats and 80+ species of native bird life, providing guests with the rare opportunity to get up close to some of Australia’s iconic wildlife.

Neighborhood info

Located within Melbourne's 'Food and Wine' Playground, our guests are on the doorstep of some of Victoria's best wineries, restaurants and artisan food producers. Guests can explore over 85 winery cellar doors including Domaine Chandon, Yering Station, Coombes, Rochford Winery, Dominique Portet, Punt Road and DeBortoli; dine in many award winning restaurants and eateries; explore distelleries, micro beer and cider breweries; experience the magic of the Yarra Valley at dawn by hot air balloon with Global Ballooning Australia or experience the taste sensations of some of the best food producers including Yarra Valley Chocalaterie, Yarra Valley Dairy and Yarra Valley Tea Company. For those wanting to explore the outdoors, enjoy the iconic Puffing Billy, view some of Australia's iconic wildlife at Healesville native animal sanctuary, immerse yourself in some culture at Tarrawarra Musuem of Art or walk through the beautiful Alowyn Gardens. Golfers staying with us have exclusive access to private member Eastern Golf Club, designed by Greg Norman Golf Course Design and featuring a 27-hole Championship course (including two Top 100 Australian courses) and the Par 3 9-hole Shark Waters.

Language Spoken

English

Area info

Restaurants
3 Restaurants On Site

  • Members' Lounge & Bar
    • Cuisine
      Australian
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free
  • Dining Room
    • Cuisine
      Australian
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free
  • Members' Pavilion
    • Cuisine
      Australian
    • Open for
      Lunch
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly

Amenities of Yering Gorge Cottages
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2

Most popular amenities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free Wifi
  • 3 restaurants
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Internet
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Kitchen
  • High chair
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Electric kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
Living Area
  • Fireplace
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Electric blankets
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun deck
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Activities
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Building Characteristics
  • Detached
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
Miscellaneous
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules
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Check-in
From 14:00 to 17:00
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
Check-out
From 09:00 to 10:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
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 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 40 per child, per night
Crib upon request
AUD 25 per child, per night
3 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 40 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 70 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Cards accepted at this property
American ExpressVisaMastercard Cash is not accepted
Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties
Parties/events are not allowed
Quiet hours
Guests need be quiet between 23:00 and 07:00.
Pets
Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that there is a 3% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.

Please contact the hotel if you require late check in after 18:00.

Please inform Yering Gorge Cottages 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.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 23:00:00 and 07:00:00.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about Yering Gorge Cottages

  • Yering Gorge Cottages has 3 restaurants:

    • Members' Lounge & Bar
    • Members' Pavilion
    • Dining Room

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

  • Yering Gorge Cottages has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 0 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yering Gorge Cottages is 1.8 miles from the center of Yering. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yering Gorge Cottages offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • Yes, Yering Gorge Cottages is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at Yering Gorge Cottages is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Yering Gorge Cottages can accommodate this group size:

    • 6 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yes, there's a private pool. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Yering Gorge Cottages on this page.

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Yering Gorge Cottages on this page.