The Melba Suite has a gold / copper colour scheme with a fernery courtyard garden.
The Gatehouse – The ideal place to start your experience of the Yarra Valley.
Two exquisite 4½ star AAATourism-rated, contemporary 2-person, self-contained suites with undercover parking, private entrance, expansive patio with magnificent views. Inside is a spacious, comfortable lounge, fully equipped kitchen, LCDTV/DVD/CD player and DVD library, queen bed, marble bathroom with heated towel rails and double spa overlooking a private courtyard garden, complimentary bottle of Yarra Valley bubbly, chocolates, port, slippers and bathrobes, delectable 3-course breakfast provisions, fresh coffee for the Gaggia coffee machine and lots more. An ideal base from which to sample and enjoy the food, wine and life of the Yarra Valley. Indulge all of your senses!
The Gatehouse at Villa Raedward is located at Yering, between Coldstream and Yarra Glen, in the heart of the Yarra Valley. Within a few kilometres there are over 60 world-class wineries, restaurants, and an art gallery as well as several villages offering an amazing range of shopping. Surrounded by purple hills and situated amid rolling fields, vineyards and orchards The Gatehouse at Villa Raedward is only an hour from the centre of Melbourne and Melbourne Airport yet far enough away to enable you to forget your worries, relax, explore and experience the Yarra Valley’s many delights.
Just an hour from the centre of Melbourne but in the heart of the vineyards and farms of the Yarra Valley. Very close to world-class wineries such as Yering Farm, Oakridge Estate, Yering Station and Domaine Chandon; top restaurants such as Bella Vedere, Eleonora's at Chateau Yering and Stones of the Yarra Valley; the Coldstream Brewery; weekend markets at Yering Station and Yarra Glen; hot air ballooning; gliding, flying and parachuting; trail riding; the enchanting villages of Healesville and Yarra Glen with their interesting antique shops, specialist food outlets and more.
The Gatehouse at Villa Raedward is set in 2 acres of developing garden with a fountain, lawns and pond.
Yarra Valley Regional Tourism Association;
Adult retreat, Gay & Lesbian friendly, Gliding, Golf, Great view, Honeymoon, Horse riding, Hot Air Ballooning, Luxury, Massage, One Night Bookings Welcome, Romantic getaway, Skydiving, Wine Appreciation
Accept MasterCard, Accept VISA, Air conditioning, Bath, Books/Magazines Supplied, Breakfast provisions available for self-cooking, CD Player, DVD, Internet access, Kitchen, Laundry facilities, Linen supplied, Massage, Masseur, No smoking, Pets not allowed, Safety Deposit Box, Spa Bath, Stereo, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Telephone, Television, Undercover or off street parking, Videos/DVDs Supplied
- Property not suitable for children, Tranquil and quiet with no interruptions, Privacy from other guests in living and activity areas.
- Each suite is fully self-contained with its own carport and private entrance and patio.
- Gay & Lesbian friendly
- All guests welcome
- Gliding club located nearby, Gliding tours available for guests nearby.
- The property is close to both the Lilydale and Coldstream airports and gliding, parachuting and joy rides (fixed and rotating wing aircraft) can be organised for you.
- Golf course located nearby.
- Two golf course close by that accept public players.
- Horse riding available nearby.
- Horse riding is available nearby and guests visiting the Yarra Glen and Lilydale Hunt Club next door can enjoy our accommodation close to their horse(s).
Hot Air Ballooning
- Hot air ballooning available nearby, Hot-air ballooning tours available.
- We can arrange hot air balloon flights including a delightful 'champagne' breakfast after your flight with Go Wild Ballooning - the Yarra Valley's most experienced hot air ballooning company.
- AAA Tourism 4.5 star, Expansive views.
- Enjoy the double spa in the marble bathroom overlooking a private courtyard garden or create a magic meal in the fully-equipped kitchen from fresh, Yarra Valley ingredients, or simply sit on the patio sipping a glass of wine and enjoying the grounds and the view over the Yarra Valley to the mountains beyond.
- Accommodation just for two, Indoor spa, Private living and recreation areas, Bathrobes available for guest use.
- All guests are welcomed with a complimentary bottle of Yarra Valley bubbly to enjoy with their spa or just sitting in the air conditioned comfort of their suite looking out to the gardens or sitting on the patio.
- Skydiving packages available, Skydiving facilities nearby.
- Located between the Lilydale and Coldstream airports skydiving can be organised for you or you can simply sit on the patio and watch the (almost daily) succession of sky divers over and around our property.
- Winery tour available as part of accommodation package, Winery tours available nearby.
- With over 60 wineries within a 12 kilometre radius of The Gatehouse, including one almost next door, this is an ideal base from which to explore and sample the wines that make the Yarra Valley a world renowned wine region. If you don't feel like driving group or individual winery tours can be organised for you.