Below you’ll find:

  • A fantastic Stay 4, Pay 3 offer to extend your escape!
  • Two stunning new listings, available now!
  • Our top picks for 3 bedroom escapes, perfect for school holidays.
  • A locals guide to explore the charming nearby town of Castlemaine.

Unwind for longer with our incredible Stay 4, Pay 3 offer! Book any of our luxurious properties (excluding Gold Finch & Dunroman) for 4 nights and enjoy 1 night absolutely free!

This amazing deal is valid from 1st April until 6th June 2024 – perfect timing for a last-minute school holiday adventure!

Get the promo code here >>

Escape the ordinary and immerse yourself in nature’s beauty at WombatPod! This luxurious, reimagined 40-foot shipping container offers stunning floor-to-ceiling forest views through its expansive glass front. Featuring a queen bed, Smeg-equipped kitchenette and a stylish bathroom. 
See what makes WombatPod so unique here
1 bedroom | 1 bathroom | Sleeps 2

Embrace Scandinavian luxury design at Aurora House. This light-filled retreat boasts a cosy fireplace, a lavish vegan lounge and a pet-friendly courtyard with BBQ. Unwind in style with modern amenities, premium finishes and expansive indoor-outdoor living.
Tempt yourself with more of Aurora House here
3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | Sleeps 6 🐾

See all our new listings here >>

Looking for an easy and affordable getaway for the school holidays and beyond? We offer a variety of fantastic 3-bedroom properties ideal for families and groups. Don’t forget to use promo code STAY4 to enjoy one night free when you stay for 4 nights until 6th June 2024.

Here are some of our favourite 3 bedroom properties:

  • Kangary – This architecturally designed retreat has stunning native bush views and an elevated, heated saltwater spa plunge pool, all just minutes from Daylesford. 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | Sleeps 6
  • Albert Cottage – A charming cottage in the heart of Daylesford. Dog-friendly with a private yard, spa bath, close to shops, restaurants and the botanical gardens. 3 bedrooms | 1 bathroom | Sleeps 6 🐾
  • Delfryn – Relax in this stylish property, featuring flexible sleeping arrangements, an ensuite, gas log fire and a large entertaining deck with breathtaking views. 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | Sleeps 6
  • The Den – This fully renovated property boasts a spacious living area, a fire pit and a relaxing hot tub for 6. This makes it perfect for families or groups seeking a fun escape in Hepburn Springs. 3 bedrooms | 1 bathroom | Sleeps 6 🐾
  • Lakewood – This stunning property features modern amenities, a spa bath, outdoor deck with BBQ and direct access to Lake Daylesford. 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | Sleeps 6

See more 3 bedroom properties here >>

Looking to venture beyond Daylesford? The charming town of Castlemaine is just 25 minutes away!

  • Fuel your day with coffee from Das Kaffeehaus and Coffee Basics, a Viennese coffee house serving traditional Austrian food.
  • Discover art, history, and more at The Mill Castlemaine – home to more than 40 artisan makers set in a reimagined 1870s woollen mill.
  • Enjoy live music and delicious food at The Bridge Hotel  – a family-friendly setting near Castlemaine’s botanical gardens and The Mill.
  • Quench your thirst at LoveShack Brewing.

Explore more of the local area here >>

Our deposit and cancellation promise

We know times are tight, so we want to help make planning for your next holiday to Daylesford easy and stress-free. For your peace of mind, all direct bookings come with this worry-free guarantee:

  • No deposit required. At Daylesford Country Retreats we don’t take deposits. It’s one simple payment taken at 30 days prior to check in.
  • Fully-flexible bookings. You can change or cancel your booking up to 30 days prior to arrival with no charges.

Read our full booking terms & conditions here >>

Book your fully-flexible Daylesford retreat today…

…go on, you deserve it!