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Fernglade on Menzies

Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

  • Pet sheep
  • Gardens
  • 3 acres gardens
  • Family Suite
  • Spa suite with private entry
  • Ride on railway
  • Child friendly property
  • Astronomy and  nightsky tours
Fernglade on Menzies

Fernglade on Menzies is a large Federation style homestead set on three acres beside the Menzies Creek.

Fernglade on Menzies is a large Federation style homestead set on three acres beside the Menzies Creek.

The accommodation for guests consists of four large and spacious open plan private suites within the homestead. Providing in total guest accommodation for twelve adults, plus infants. This consists of two spa suites for couples (two persons) and two family suites (sleeps four plus infants).

The homestead is an ideal venue for elopement and small weddings. Wedding bookings have photo access to the period sitting and dining rooms, make up room, the properties sweeping gardens. The gardens retain the historic original 1900’s house made from gum tree logs and olive oil cans. A photographic classic of rustic charm with original wall papered interior, dirt floor, 1903 Dover wood burning stove and the smithy’s anvil and forge.

The grounds feature teddy bear sheep, resident possums and the occasional wallaby or kangaroo hops by. Native bird life abounds both day and night, with king parrots, crimson Rosella, Honey eaters, Kookaburras and by night Mopoke and Powerful owls.

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Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

$235.00 - $300.00

Price indicative for a couple for one night including cooked breakfast. Please visit website for availability, current prices and online booking.

Edison and Melba Spa Suites
Charman and Brookdale Family Suites

Room types

Edison and Melba Spa Suites - Room capacity: 2

These two suites are light and spacious in traditional homestead style ideal for a romantic get-away, wedding night or a mid-week, weekend country break. 'Quiet, romantic and peaceful' living. Private entry from the front verandah. These open plan suites are on a single level with plenty of room to spread out; newspapers, books, walking gear, local shopping and finds. Each suite has a private two person spa en suite and queen size bed. On cool nights curl up on the comfy down-filled sofa. Enjoy a cozy evening in front of the gas log fire with a glass of something special; dine-in, watch a movie on the HD television, bring a DVD, play a board game or simply enjoy the sounds of country silence. During the day enjoy the beautiful views across the garden and countryside.

Charman and Brookdale Family Suites - Room capacity: 4

A bright spacious suite in traditional country style ideal for a family holiday or people wanting space and freedom for a personal romantic get-away, or weekend/ country break. 'Lovely peaceful gardens' living. Open plan living on a single level with plenty of room for children and families to spread out toys, newspapers, books, walking gear, local shopping and finds. Each suite has one queen size bed and two Italian design single beds two accommodate four adults and infants. On cool nights curl up in front of the child-safe fire. Enjoy a glass of something special; dine-in, watch a movie on the flat screen television, bring a DVD, try a board game or simply enjoy the sounds of country silence. During the day enjoy the beautiful walks, trails, wineries and local attractions; ask about the many local family-friendly events and activities. All guests have free Wi-Fi.

Facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Car park
  • Non smoking establishment

Internet Points

  • Free Wifi

Reception opening hours

Check in: 3:00pm

Check out: 10:30am

Memberships

  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation