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Tall Trees Chalet - Yarra Valley

SuperhostToolangi, Victoria, Australia
Entire guesthouse hosted by Chris
4 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
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Tall Trees Chalet is nestled in the forest above Healesville in the Yarra Valley. It's a detached dwelling, adjoined to a large outbuilding, but close to the main house on our 5 acre property. It is surrounded by tall trees, mountain creek, ferns, wildlife, historic ruins & enchanting gardens. We live on the property with our two young children & are happy to interact or leave you in privacy. The Chalet is a great base to explore the region. Your host is also an experienced wine tour guide!

The space
The space was designed & hand built by your hosts in a mountain Chalet style with exposed Oregon beams, high ceilings, lots of natural light, quality fittings and an open plan feel with views to the forest. The kitchen & bathroom bench-tops are made from timber harvested on the property. The fit out features a kitchenette with sink, microwave, toaster, kettle, Nespresso coffee machine & fridge; ample for most short stays. There is a new Queen size bed with quality linen & comfortable fold out double sofa for up to two extra guests or children. Plush towels, smart TV with Netflix access, split system A/C, WiFi and dimmable LED lighting complete the space. Guests can park right at the door with easy access and no steps. Enjoy your complimentary slippers as you enter.

A boutique welcome hamper is provided to get you started, featuring locally produced Lavosh, condiments, coffee pods, tea, cereals and cookies. In the fridge you will find milk, San Pellegrino sparkling water, spring water & chilled glasses. In the bathroom you will find a set of deluxe Kudos toiletries (shampoo, conditioner, body lotion & shower gel). Other hampers can be arranged for special occasions ie: anniversaries, weddings, birthdays etc, all of which can feature a selection of local produce, wine, chocolate, dairy etc. Please get in touch to discuss inclusions.

If you are visiting in winter the Chalet is cosy and warm, perfect for exploring the nearby mountains which all get a covering of snow, just 10 mins drive up the hill. We occasionally get snow on the property during winter peak as well!

In summer, bring your bathers and visit the creek to cool off in complete privacy among the ferns. Lay in the shallows on the river stones in the crystal clear water and soak up a truly unique bathing experience!

King parrots are friendly daily visitors and can be fed all year round, or wander down and pat the family chickens 'Henny and Penny". Bring your binoculars for spotting rare birds and go out at night with a torch to find owls, wombats and wallabies.

Your host is an experienced wine tour guide operating a luxurious Mercedes Benz R500 vehicle. Tours are private and fully inclusive and offered at a significant discount to guests staying in the Chalet. Please contact Chris at time of booking to discuss options and pricing.

Covid cleaning: We use commercial grade cleaning products including 'ViraClean' which kills Covid. All touch points and surfaces are thoroughly cleaned to the highest standard during changeover. Disposable sanitising wipes are provided as well as disposable gloves, cleaning cloths, paper towel, hand sanitiser and air freshener.

Guest access
You will have access to the entire space, as well as the surrounding property. Please note that Google maps does not accurately direct you to our driveway. Please follow the directions provided below.

Other things to note
We share a driveway with three other acreages. If driving from Healeaville, turn left into the driveway at the 'Strathvea' sign off the main road. Keep to your left at each fork, following the signs for 'Tall Trees 753'. Our driveway has a gate with a 'Private Property' sign. If you are checking in on your own you will find a key-lock on the gate. The code will be provided should you need it. Please drive slowly to avoid dust and be cautious as there may be children playing. We will be contactable by phone if you need us.
We are located on Wurundjeri Country. We acknowledge the traditional owners and their ancestors of these lands and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.
Tall Trees Chalet is nestled in the forest above Healesville in the Yarra Valley. It's a detached dwelling, adjoined to a large outbuilding, but close to the main house on our 5 acre property. It is surrounded by tall trees, mountain creek, ferns, wildlife, historic ruins & enchanting gardens. We live on the property with our two young children & are happy to interact or leave you in privacy. The Chalet is a great ba…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed

Amenities

Smoke alarm
Kitchen
Hair dryer
Babysitter recommendations
Black-out blinds
Iron
Dedicated workspace
HDTV with Netflix
Private entrance
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

Accessibility

Getting inside

No stairs or steps to enter
Well-lit path to entrance
Step-free path to entrance

Moving around the space

No stairs or steps to enter
Wide hallways

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Toolangi, Victoria, Australia

Our neighbourhood, beyond the Toolangi forest which surrounds us, is the world renowned Yarra Valley wine region. Healesville, the hub of the valley is at the end of the road, just a few minutes drive. There are also many great walks, rides and drives in the State Forest and National Parks surrounding the valley, as well as the world famous Healesville Sanctuary. There are a selection of day spas to choose from, as well as balloon flights, helicopter/scenic flights, sky-diving, gourmet farm tours and food trails to follow. The region caters for every imaginable want and need, from basic to boutique.
Our neighbourhood, beyond the Toolangi forest which surrounds us, is the world renowned Yarra Valley wine region. Healesville, the hub of the valley is at the end of the road, just a few minutes drive. There ar…

Hosted by Chris

Joined in February 2016
  • 39 Reviews
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Hello! Chris & Leah here. We live in Toolangi, in the hills above Healesville in the beautiful Yarra Valley with our two young children Eva & Eddie. We look forward to meeting you and showing you round our property. Cheers, Chris
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During your stay
We are likely to be available at most times, however, guests may occasionally have to check in on their own if we are not home. A key lock containing keys will be accessible in this case along with detailed instructions on how to access the guest house.
We are likely to be available at most times, however, guests may occasionally have to check in on their own if we are not home. A key lock containing keys will be accessible in th…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 2:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Nearby lake, river, other body of water