Briars Cottage

Cottage for rent in Daylesford

This property has 4 accommodation options with instant availability and live bookings

$225.00 - $340.00*per dayprice range estimate*Book a room from $225

2 person Spa on the Deck at Sunset

Select desired dates and number of guests to see available accommodation options below.
Cottage - 1 Bedroom - Midweek 2 Night Min
max. 2 guests min. 1 nights
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Briars Cottage - 1 Bedroom
Cottage - 1 Bedroom Option
max. 2 guests min. 1 nights
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Briars Cottage - 1 Bedroom
Cottage - 2 Bedroom - Midweek 2 Night Min
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Briars Cottage - 2 Bedroom
Cottage - 2 Bedroom Option
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Briars Cottage - 2 Bedroom

This beautifully appointed cottage oozes style and charm, together with magnificent bush views of Doctors Gully. Modern décor with warm colours throughout, maximising privacy with two separate bedrooms, the main with en-suite and the other with adjoining bathroom.

Downstairs features a modern kitchen with Euro laundry and open plan lounge/dining. Step out on to the covered deck which has an electric BBQ, outdoor setting and a two person spa - perfect for enjoying the private bush views. Ducted heating keeps you warm and cosy on those cold frosty nights.


  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Tea, coffee, drinking chocolate provided
  • Towels, linen and toiletries provided
  • Bottle of wine & chocolates
  • Flat screen TV / DVD / CD
  • Selection of DVDs
  • Ducted heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor setting
  • Guest directory
  • Portable Cot (available on request)

3-24 Daylesford Hepburn Road, Daylesford VIC 3460, Australia

Laundry facilities
Pets not allowed
No smoking
Spa Bath
CD Player
Accept VISA
Accept MasterCard
Air conditioning
Linen supplied
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Baby Cot
Videos/DVDs Supplied
Bath towels provided
Clothes dryer
Cooking facilities
Electric stove
Hair dryer
Street parking
Washing machine

No smoking inside the cottage

We are unfortunately unable to accommodate pets

Please switch off heaters, air-conditioners, electric underblankets when vacating the cottage.

Please place garbage in the bin provided and clean recycling in the recycling bin.

1. Reservations:

1.1. Reservations may be made by telephone or online.

1.2. Reservations require a twenty percent (20%) deposit of the total value within two (2) working days of the booking, with the balance received no later than five (5) days prior to arrival. Failure to comply may result in the reservation being cancelled and the deposit withheld by Briars Cottage - Daylesford.

1.3. Short notice reservations, i.e. less than five days prior to arrival date, are subject to full payment upon making the reservation.

1.4. Payments are accepted via Visa and MasterCard credit cards (incurs a 2% transaction fee) or via direct deposit. Cheques must be received seven (7) days prior to arrival date. Cheques are not accepted for short notice reservations.  You will receive an online invoice from us.

1.5. Full value of the reservation must be paid prior to receiving the keys.

2. Cancellations:

2.1. Cancellations made between thirty (30) days and five (5) days prior to the check in date will result in the loss of deposit. Cancellations made five (5) days or less prior to the check in date will be subject to payment of full value of the reservation. Rescheduling of reservation dates requires a minimum of thirty (30) days notice. Any additional reservation date changes will also require 30 days or more notice and will incur a $100 fee.

3. Accommodation Duration:

3.1. Weekends are subject to a minimum two (2) night hire period, either Friday and Saturday nights or Saturday and Sunday nights. Long weekends may be subject to either a three (3) or four (4) night minimum hire period.

3.2. Overnight bookings are available mid-week.

4. Accommodation Terms:

4.1. Check in time is from 3.00 pm. Check out is required by 11am or by special arrangement.

4.2. Via arrangement, keys will be made available on site at Briars Cottage on arrival.

4.3. Briars Cottage takes no responsibility for failure of utilities or appliances. Briars Cottage will endeavour to have any faults rectified as soon as possible upon being notified of such faults. No refunds will apply due to utilities or appliances not being available during rental periods.

4.4. Briars Cottage takes no responsibility for the loss or damage of guest’s belongings. It is the guest’s responsibility during the rental period to secure and lock doors and windows when not in attendance.

4.5. Accommodation servicing and cleaning will be completed before and after the hire period or by special arrangement for extended hire periods.

4.6. Additional cleaning costs incurred due to parties or gatherings may be charged to the guests. This additional charge will be at the sole discretion of Briars Cottage.

4.7. Excessive noise or other behaviour complaints will be subject to one warning. Any further complaints will result in immediate eviction with no refund.

4.8. For health and safety reasons, NO SMOKING is permitted anywhere in any buildings. When outside, cigarette butts must be deposited in the disposal units provided.

4.9. No pets are allowed either inside or outside.

5. Damaged or Lost Property:

5.1. Briars Cottage must be notified immediately of any loss or damaged Briars Cottage property. Guests will be charged reasonable costs for any repair or replacement of any property lost, removed or damaged.

5.2. Briars Cottage reserves the right to debit the credit card tendered or seek other payment for any additional charges incurred from lost, missing or damaged property or additional cleaning.

The Cottage is situated midway between Daylesford and Hepburn Springs. Daylesford is 115km North West of Melbourne. GPS co-ordinates fo the cottage are S37 20.63633 E144 8.53446.

Briars Cottage – Daylesford is 115km from Melbourne

When driving by car from the Western Highway
Drive over the Westgate Bridge and take the Western Ring Road. Then take the Western Highway exit that’s marked Ballarat. When you’re on the Western Highway drive for about an hour until you reach the Ballan/Daylesford turnoff. When you’re off the highway turn right. You’ll be heading towards Daylesford, this road turns into the main road into town called Vincent St. Keep driving through Daylesford, until you reach the second round about. Drive through the roundabout (there will be an IGA on the left), the road turns into Hepburn Road. Keep driving until you pass the mini golf centre on your right, and you will see a sign for Briars Cottage on the left hand side. Drive into the drive way and we are the cottage at the end.

When travelling by car along the Calder Highway
Drive to the Tullamarine Freeway (a tollway to Bell St). Merge left into the Calder Highway towards Bendigo. Take the turn off to Woodend and drive through the town, pass the traffic lights and the pedestrian lights. Turn left at the street signed "Daylesford" on the opposite side (right side) of the road (the sign is easy to miss so take care not to miss it). Drive on for about 20km. When you hit Tylden, drive 1km then turn right into the Daylesford Road and then drive for another 20km. You’ll pass a pub on your left (Farmers Arms Hotel) - keep going over past the fountain until you come to a roundabout. Turn left right Vincent St (there will be an IGA on the left), the road turns into Hepburn Road. Keep driving until you pass the mini golf centre on your right, and you will see a sign for Briars Cottage on the left hand side. Drive into the drive way and we are the cottage at the end.


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