Our V.I.P Partners

Daylesford Country Retreats proudly partners with the following local businesses to make your stay in the Daylesford Hepburn Springs region all the more memorable with these great offers.

To obtain these offers please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag or mention the offer if booking a spa/massage treatment.

Animus Distillery

Animus Distillery door and cocktail lounge can be found in the heart of the Macedon Ranges region, just 30 minutes’ drive from Daylesford in Kyneton. This popular destination offers their range of gins and a full cocktail, beer, and wine menu, complemented by locally sourced charcuterie. Drop in for a tasting of these award-winning gins made using the freshest, most sustainably sourced ingredients and bottled overproofed to capture the richness, complexity, and intensity of the botanicals.

VIP Offer – Please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag to receive a complimentary welcome cocktail chosen from our seasonal Animus gin cocktail range.

32 Raglan St Daylesford

(03) 5312 2778



Located in Daylesford on a leafy corner, Beppe is where locals and visitors alike enjoy modern Italian dining with a local twist. Inspired by tradition, and paying homage to the strong Italian and general migrant communities in the Daylesford and Hepburn region, Beppe offers traditional Italian cuisine, with a local seasonal take. Dishes like squid ink tagliolini, and mushroom risotto with truffle oil are offered alongside a wood-fired pizza menu, with all pasta, bread and pizza dough made in-house. Local and Italian wines have all been selected to compliment the menu. Takeaway is available via a dedicated pick-up window down the laneway alongside the building.

VIP Offer – “Try the chef’s selection menu ‘Mangia! Mangia!’ a sharing-style feast of antipasto, pizza, risotto, pasta, secondi & dolce. Whatever is brought to the table, you eat.. just like nonna’s casa! Usually $85 pp, with a special price of $77 pp for all DCR guests. Please show your Daylesford Country Retreats key tag to obtain this offer.

59 Vincent St Daylesford

(03) 5348 4555


Betel Boy

In the heart of Daylesford “Betel Boy” is the third venue for Sarah Storer and Luke McKinnon. This dark and edgy space designed by Sarah includes an open kitchen surrounded by plush velvet seating for an interactive dining experience with an expansive black steel bar that allows you sit up where the action is. A long walkway leads to the double sided bar at the rear, where you can pass through wine lined walls into the speakeasy style “Boy Bar” to the rear. Both spaces offer a menu of Asian inspired dishes featuring local produce is where it starts- bao buns, dumplings and curry made in house. Open for Dine in and Take Away – Thursday to Monday 12pm to 11pm. Book online. Space is always left available for walk-ins whether for a meal or drink.

VIP Offer – “Welcome Drink”. A complimentary Wine, Beer, Sparkling or signature Betel Boy cocktail (1 per person) each Friday between 2pm and 5pm (not valid for public holiday weekends or during school holidays). Please show your Daylesford Country Retreats key tag to obtain this offer.

Bistro Terroir

We are a neighbourhood French Bistro. Your place to savour beautiful French food, together with a carefully selected drinks range. The quick rendezvous. An extended liaison. A private indulgence.

VIP Offer – Please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag to receive a complimentary drink on arrival.

Buster McGee

Buster McGee: A retail experience based on a warm welcome, personal service and products which punch above their weight for a regional clothing store. More than just a mens’ store, we think that our stock is mostly different and always cool. Hero clothing brands include Scotch & Soda, Le Temps des Cerises and NN07. We also stock fine fragrances from Laboratorio Olfattivo and Parle Moi de Parfum, along with grooming products from The Groomed Man Co. Milkman and Triumph & Disaster plus a selection of candles and gifts.

VIP offer – Save 10% off all items in-store except sale items. To obtain this offer please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag.

03 5348 7408


Captains Creek Organic Winery

Captains Creek is a fourth generation family farm and vineyard that has been managed organically using natural and sustainable farming practices for over 25 years.

Our Cellar Door, restaurant and vineyard is located at Blampied, just 10 minutes drive from Daylesford and is open at the weekends.

V.I.P offer 5% off single bottles of wine and 15% off cases. To obtain this offer please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag. 

03 5348 2936


Creswick Natural Fibers

A rich heritage. Established in 1947, Creswick is an  iconic Australian owned brand, renowned for producing the highest quality textiles and manufacturing of  natural fibre apparel, accessories & homewares.

It begins with natural fibres, from field to the factory a collection created from simple silhouettes that are lightweight & versatile.
Designed for easy living,  respectful to our environment with eco-friendly  fabrics of Bamboo, Cotton, Linen & Si

V.I.P Offer for Daylesford Country Retreats guests: $20 coupon when you spend over $50 (in one transaction) in-store. To obtain this offer please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag.

(T&C: this offer is valid in the Daylesford store only until 28/02/2024. You must join the Creswick Natural Fibers loyalty program. Can not be used with other offers).

Daylesford Brewing

Daylesford Brewing Co Restaurant and Taproom, located just over the roundabout, across from the information centre on Vincent Street is known for their incredible food as much as they are for their beers. The venue itself, designed by Dunbarlo Home Interiors, is a well considered, clean and stylish space, with cosy booth seating, high tables, bar seating and outdoor lounges. Drop in for a beer tasting paddle, cocktail or glass of wine, or better yet, settle in for lunch or dinner. The menu consists of a large selection of share plates from house made focaccia to beef tartare and lamb ribs, and a few main meals including wagyu steak Frites. Take away beers are also available from the bar.

VIP Offer – Show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag and receive 10% off your meal when you book and dine with us on a Friday evening. Additionally receive 10% off all take away beers our taproom 7 days a week.

Daylesford Cidery

We have well established orchards growing a range of cider apples including 17 different English heritage varieties, all Australian Certified Organic. Our onsite English-style Tavern cellar-door is open daily for tastings & take away sales, with a restaurant that operates Friday to Monday.

VIP Offer – 20% off their cider tasting paddle and all take-away cider sales on the day – To obtain this offer please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag.

Daylesford Hamper Company

Offering a range of Pampering, Gift and Regional Artisan Hampers. A family owned and operated business offering high quality produce hampers for all occasions. They can tailor hampers to suit all customer requirements.

VIP Offer – 10% off all hampers with free delivery to your B&B. To order go to www.daylesfordhampercompany.com.au add the code DCR-STAY when checking out to receive your discount.
Please enter your B&B name and address for delivery when ordering.

0457 234 616



The story of Found begins with Helen Curtis, owner and curator, when from a young age Helen first started collecting. Over the years her keen eye has come across many unique and beautiful pieces that has now turned into an extensive collection.

Everything at Found has been curated to reflect a style, a mood, a feeling from a piece, to a collection. Items are in their discovered state… how wonderful is that? Nothing prepped, re-stained, polished or preened. Pick it up, hold it, feel it.

And fall in love with it, as much as we have.

V.I.P offer 10% off In store – To obtain this offer please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag.

Hepburn Springs Brewing Co.

An independent Brewery and Taproom in the heart of Hepburn Springs, creating a range of award winning craft beers. From our core range, to seasonal limited releases, every batch is brewed with the care and respect that craft beer deserves. With 16 beers on tap, this is the perfect space to relax and enjoy your visit in a scenic, country environment. Offering beer, gin or spirit paddles from local and regional producers. Enjoy your drinks from the deck, in front of the bar, or in one of our private ‘snugs’.

10% off your in-house bill and packaged beer. To obtain this offer, please show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag.

The Palais-Hepburn

The heritage-listed Palais-Hepburn was built in 1926 and is home to Victoria’s oldest sprung dance floor. It is a live music and entertainment venue, cocktail bar, restaurant and boutique bottleshop set in the tranquil setting of Hepburn Springs. It draws musicians and performers from around the globe and is now recognised as one of regional Victoria’s premier entertainment venues. Nominated for Best Regional Venue (Established) in the Music Victoria Awards 2023 and 2022.

VIP Offer: Show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag to receive two for the price of one general admission tickets to any show (not already sold out). You can pre-book your tickets online at palais-hepburn.com/events and receive an additional ticket free on the door, or simply come on down and buy your tickets on the night.

03 5348 5550

Passing Clouds Winery

Passing Clouds has been making wine for the people who drink it since 1974. Our wines are elegant and pure, with the focus on allowing them to express a sense of place and time.

Cellar Door

Nestled in the gorgeous village of Musk, just 7 mins from Daylesford, join us at our Cellar Door to taste through the range while taking in superb views of the vineyard and surrounding landscape.

Our Cellar Door is open 7 days a week – opening hours for wine tastings and wine sales: Thursday – Monday from 10am – 5pm (last tasting at 4.30pm). Tuesday and Wednesday from 10am – 2.30pm. Every Thursday we offer a grazing plate in the Cellar Door from 11am – 3pm.

Dining Room

Our Dining Room is open Friday – Monday for lunch from the coals with a three course set menu on offer

VIP Offer: Show your Daylesford Country Retreats property key tag to receive 10% off any 6+ takeaway wines sales and a complimentary wine tasting at their Cellar Door. This offer is only available for guests with a restaurant booking, Friday through to Monday lunch only.

03 5348 4353

Portal 108

Voted on TripAdvisor as the No 1 shopping destination in Hepburn Springs, a visit to Portal 108 will have you discovering a curated collection of local and independent designers of women’s clothing, jewellery, handbags, homewares and accessories. A pooch-friendly store with a great big heart. Wed-Sat 10-5pm, Sun 10-4pm.

V.I.P offer 10% off all items storewide except sale items.

03 5348 6555


Sault Estate was named by the original owners, after a small French township renowned for its lavender, in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region of South-eastern France. Their seasonal menus are designed to incorporate the freshest ingredients with the highest quality produce they can source, with a strong focus on their Sault kitchen gardens, regional organic farms and producers.

V.I.P offer – Complimentary bubbles on arrival for all guests who have made a dinner or lunch reservation. Please show your Daylesford Country Retreats key tag to obtain this offer or mention this offer when making your reservation.

*Check back regularly, as more businesses with great offers will be coming on board soon.