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Lyrebird cottages

140 Moora Road, Healesville, Victoria 3777, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cottage was extremely nice (looked new). It is very down to earth with lots of wood used There was plenty of space, lots of hot water (the pressure wasn't amazing but it was passable) and the scenery around the cottage was lovely. Everything was thought of (down to vinegar for poaching your eggs). Tessa and Steward were very accommodating... More

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StewartandTessa, Owner at Lyrebird cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review - we try and think of everything our guests may need. There are some foggy nights up here on the mountain ( about 3 or 4 a year) when even we have to drive really slowly. The changing moods of nature are part of the charm of living up here! Living... More

Melbourne
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We recently spent our anniversary here and we definitely fell in love with the place instantly! For a couple like us who love mountain driving, nature, mountain views, and total privacy, this place is the perfect getaway! Stayed at the Mountain Ash cottage and we recommend this as it offers more privacy. The owners were really nice, thoughtful, and totally... More

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StewartandTessa, Owner at Lyrebird cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Riri for your kind words. We often find guests return to whichever cottage they have stayed in . Hope to see you back here for many more anniversaries! More

Adelaide, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

A beautiful place to stay with wonderful views, warm log fire and every need taken care of. The bird watching from Mountain Ash cottage was fantastic, with many birds seen in the lovely gardens and bush on the property including the spectacular lyre birds. Tessa and Stewart's recommendations for other birding "hotspots" and nearby scenic walks all proved most enjoyable,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

What a stunning property! Nothing was overlooked in terms of attention to detail to make our stay so relaxing and enchanting. Beautiful open fire, spa, incredible views, clean air, comfy furnishings and even books and magazines and dvds all provided. Just lovely and very therapeutic!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Highly recommended. 2 lovely cottages in cleared garden, set in beautiful bush. The lyrebirds are magnificent! Great calling, and display. Stools for kitchen bench at just the right height now! We'd love to come back and we'll be telling friends.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We stayed for one night in early Jan 2014 in the Mountain Ash Cottage (the lower of the two). The cottage was beautiful and well equipped. The location was scenic and peaceful. Highly recommended. To get there, it's a 15-20 minute drive from Healesville. The cottage retains an old fashioned charm, but is built with modern conveniences like a spa... More

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Stayed three nights in Mountain Ash Cottage (the lower of the two units) in mid-October. Amongst the best, if not the best, cottage style accommodation we have stayed in worldwide. The location is beautiful in a clearing in the woods and the cottage was fantastically well-appointed. Owners Stewart and Tessa really seem to have thought about things from the guests... More

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Dandenong, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013 via mobile

Omg it was an amazing place All the small things that they put made the world of difference Cozzy comfy and breath taking views I will be coming back there again And recommend it to ally friends and family Thank you again x Turks ...,

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The most relaxing time I have had in a long, long time. Only problem was we only stayed one night. We'll be back, next time for two or three nights. My husband and I stayed in Silver Wattle Cottage and it was just perfect. Views across to Melbourne's skyline in the distance; beautiful maple and liquidamber trees outside our bedroom... More

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Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This was the most relaxing week my wife and myself have had for a long time.If you are looking to chill out, Lyrebird Cottages rates among the best around.With friendly hosts, well appointed accommodation and some of the best views of the Yarra valley and Melbourne skyline you won't find better. All the little extras like the beautiful breakfast to... More

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Address: 140 Moora Road, Healesville, Victoria 3777, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Yarra Valley > Healesville
Also Known As:
Lyrebird Cottages Healesville, Yarra Valley

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We have two cottages on 10 acres of gardens and forest. Each cottage is private and separate and each has a great view across the valley and down to Melbourne city over 50 km's away.The cottages are built to the same design and high standard. Recycled Australian timber and mudbrick internal walls combine in a modern light filled space to create a peaceful and warm retreat ... more   less 
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