Folly Farm Rural Retreat

One romantic private cottage for two.
Historic property situated on ten acres of national trust classified gardens, blueberry farm. With no passing traffic, guests will enjoy a private and quiet stay yet a few minutes walk to Olinda Village.The open plan cottages offers romantic queen size four poster bed, a spa en suite and small kitchen. All tariffs include hearty breakfast provisions to cook at leisure. Next to the cottage you will find our alpaca pets.
Pet friendly.

Folly Farm is noted for its gardens designed by Edna Walling.

The English shepherds hut is a wonderful place to enjoy the garden in all seasons perhaps write a letter, meditate or read a book. Curl up on the daybed and take a snooze or enjoy a cuppa. Folly Farms cottage is pet friendly by arrangement.

Folly Farm is located between Olinda and Mt.Dandenong Villages, a short walk will bring you to great restaurants , galleries and shops. Opposite our front gate is the National Rhododendron Gardens and close by CloudeHill, Cuckoo Restaurant and SkyHigh .
A second bathroom which is accessible is available.

  • Adult Retreat
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bath Robes and Slippers Supplied
  • Bathrobes Supplied
  • Breakfast Included
  • Bushwalking Trails
  • CD Player
  • Clothes Line
  • Complimentary Chocolates
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Dog Friendly
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Fridge
  • Iron/ Ironing Board
  • Library
  • Linen Provided
  • Massuer on Request
  • Microwave
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Off Street Parking
  • Pets by Arrangement
  • Professional Coffee Machine
  • Retreat
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Self Contained
  • Spa
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Television
  • Under Cover Parking
  • Verandah
21 days notice of cancellation is required for payment to be refunded (less a $75 administration fee plus commissions). Cancellations made within 14 days of the first night of the booking full payment is required unless cottage is subsequently fully booked then the payment will be refunded less administration fee and costs. Failure to arrive the full tariff is payable.
One private cottage exclusively for two! A romantic spa cottage situated on ten acres of historic garden, blueberry farm. Enjoy a picnic in the delightful English shepherds hut or chat to our beautiful alpaca. Folly Farm is also pet friendly by arrangement. A short walk to Olinda and Mt.Dandenong Villages, National Rhododendron Gardens & CloudeHill Gardens. A chic cottage for every occasion. Casual elegance....simple pleasures....

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Map & Directions


192 Falls Road OLINDA Victoria 3788


From Ferntree Gully. Take Mt Dandenong Tourist Road to Olinda Village. Sharp right into Monash Ave. Turn right at Falls Rd. Folly Farm is about six properties on the left. Our dry stone wall entrance is easy to miss as it is only a driveway. Note: Folly Farm is located at the Olinda end of Falls Rd and not Kalorama.GPS may be misleading.
Melway Ref 66H6

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