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Whistle-Stopover

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Overview
11 Doonaha Rd, Cockatoo, Victoria 3781 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a magical birthday in their gorgeous spa suite. The suite was beautiful with so many lovely personal touches. Lesley and Peter really thought of everything!! The cheese platter, port and chocolates were amazing and so was the breakfast. It is so quiet and...More

Thank Cheryl S
Response from Lesley B, Owner at Whistle-StopoverResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad your birthday was a great surprise and that you both had a relaxing weekend. It was great to read your review and hope you'll not wait for another birthday before you visit us again here in the beautiful hills!! Thank you Lesley and...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Thank you Leslie for being so accomodating on our weekend away. The cottage was perfect. A big thank you for saving the day and letting us borrow a shirt for the wedding. Much appreciated! We’ll be back for sure

Thank tysondaniel86
Response from Lesley B, Owner at Whistle-StopoverResponded 2 October 2018

Thanks Tyson for the review. So glad we where able to help with the shirt!! [It looked great] Happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Lesley and Peter

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Finding accommodation for 10 wasn’t easy until I contacted Lesley at Whistlestopover, nothing was too much trouble as my family & I prepared to attend my nieces wedding at Avalon Castle. Lesley went over & above connecting us with the local taxi driver, lending us...More

Thank MelissaChapman
Response from Lesley B, Owner at Whistle-StopoverResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you Melissa, it was great to meet you all and we are always happy to help out in any way. So glad it all went smoothly [finally] Hope you'll return again. Lesley and Peter.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

My Niece and I stayed at this delightful, self contained cottage for 7 days, in the magical surroundings of Gembrook Victoria. I can recommend this B&B highly. The cottage has all you could need in every aspect, even kitchen wise, with plenty of things to...More

Thank Kalista52
Response from Lesley B, Owner at Whistle-StopoverResponded 28 August 2018

Dear Kalista and Sandi, My goodness, what a wonderful review! Peter and I really enjoyed having you stay with us all the way from WA and so pleased the weather wasn't too nasty. You must have had a great time visiting places from years ago....More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We spent a very lazy weekend in the middle of winter reading and enjoying the fire. The Whistle-Stopover was a delightful place to visit and relax. And the service was exceptional. And it was very quiet.

Thank MattC4698
Response from Lesley B, Owner at Whistle-StopoverResponded 28 August 2018

It was great to meet you and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for the lovely review and look forward to seeing you again one day. Lesley and Peter.

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Description
Whistle-Stopover is a luxury Bed & Breakfast situated alongside the famous Puffing Billy Railway track between Cockatoo and Gembrook in a mountain ash forest setting.The train passes by the one acre property More twice daily and will stop at Fielder Station to pick up or drop off guests when pre-arrangement is made, from the station it is only a one minute walk and you are back at Whistle-Stopover.At Whistle-Stopover your host Lesley Bock offers two types of accommodation, a three bedroom fully self contained Federation Style Cottage and also a traditional B&B Luxury Spa Suite. Both are suitable for Wedding accommodation with the Honey Moon couple able to luxuriate in the privacy of the opulent Suite and the guests comfortably accommodated in the Cottage. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$154 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Yarra Valley > Cockatoo
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$154 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Yarra Valley > Cockatoo
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Traveler (73)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Room Tips
"Peaceful, Relaxing, and good for children."
Smakjark
6 Jul 2018
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"The cottage has two bedrooms up steep stairs wouldn’t suit people with a disability."
robynros
5 Jan 2018
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"Take the time to talk to your host, she will be very helpful on all aspects of your stay."
808margm
2 Jan 2018
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"The spa suite was a perfect size for a couples get away and very romantic."
Emskii83
15 Oct 2017
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