Charming historic country cottage carefully restored with original detailingModern cooks kitchen with large range stove and gas cooker top. Perfect for winter roasts.

Entire home/apt

6 guests

2 bedrooms

3 beds

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Built in 1900, this fully renovated former school house oozes country charm.
Features elevated deck enjoying expansive treetop views.
Two queen bedrooms. Plus queen sofa bed.
Open fire/ heating and cooling
Large private plot with fully fenced gardens backing onto national park
Centrally located for food, coffee, walks and spas.

The space

This charming heritage building was the former Mount Franklin school house. With its original features, wood fire and bushland setting it offers a true cosy country experience.

Guest access

Easy walking distance to:-
- Peppers mineral springs
- Hepburn bathhouse
- The Grande Hotel
- Blue Bean cafe
- The Surly Goat
- Frank and Connies kitchen
- Reuban's
- The general store and cafe
- Hepburn's famous drinking water springs
- Numerous bush walking trails
- Portal 101 giftshop
It's also only a 5 min drive or bus to the neighbouring town of Daylesford. Or a 20 min scenic walk.

Other things to note

Well behaved, clean dogs are permitted inside the house. However there is a large fenced garden with plenty of shade and covered areas plus two dog kennels where pet dogs can be housed.

The space
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: 35
Weekly Discount: 50%
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House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 3PM



Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 24 hours of your trip and the first night is non-refundable.

Safety features
Smoke detector

1 night minimum stay

24 Reviews

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Amy User Profile
July 2017
We had a wonderful stay! The house is beautiful, the location is perfect and the view out the back is stunning!!

Con User Profile
July 2017
Amanda's cottage was the perfect place to spend our weekend away in Hepburn Springs. The view over the surrounding bush from the deck is incredible!

Diana User Profile
July 2017
Great cozy place, that's well-equipped for a comfortable stay. Highly recommended!

Mandy User Profile
July 2017
Beautiful, clean, relaxing and cosy stay. Highly recommended.

Doug User Profile
July 2017
Thanks Amanda, the cottage and styling is beautiful. Hepburn Springs has some fantastic cafes and restaurants within easy walk. Wish we could have stayed longer

Lynn User Profile
June 2017
Lovely house!

Blair User Profile
June 2017
An excellent place to enjoy a great view or just get cosy. Would happily stay at this great house again!

Victoria, AustraliaJoined in February 2015
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