Back in 1852, Daylesford used to be a gold-mining town. Today, it’s called the spa town of Victoria. Being a spa town and popular for having beautiful gardens, Daylesford attracts many tourists. In fact, it’s a notable tourist destination. The town has several restaurants, galleries, and gardens most tourists will admire. If you want a vacation that can completely de-stress you and make you relaxed, Daylesford will be the place for you. The spas aren’t the only establishments that you should look forward to, they have churches and several other points of interest that are worth checking out too. Wombat Hill is a must-see. It’s a botanic garden that offers spectacular views from the top. Make sure you also visit their interesting galleries. For a list of the best Airbnb accommodations in the area, kindly scroll down for our picks.
This uniquely designed home is only 10 minutes away from Daylesford’s restaurants, spas, and galleries. It offers complete solitude to travelers as well as convenience. Close to it are walking trails in Wombat Forest, perfect for anyone who wants to find complete relaxation in nature. Other amenities include air conditioning, heating, essentials, bed and bath, parking, and safety features.
Tranquil Private Bushland StudioDaylesford, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewssuper comfortable bed great amenities and everything you need for a fabulous time outit was clean and smelled really nicesimple clean and elegantclean and surrounded by naturethe studio is beautiful cosy clean quiet and great communication from dianne from the very beginningthe airbnb was very clean and overall the stay was wonderful
Host:dianne was a great host even while she was abroaddianne was a great hosta wonderful host i couldn't faultthanks for being a great hosta thoughtful and friendly hostRead more reviewsthe location was perfect and isvery close to daylesforda very beautiful location tooclose enough to town to be convenient but far enough to be perfectly quietlovely place close to naturea beautiful location in the middle of the forest
This is an open plan pet-friendly spa villa, walking distance to Daylesford shops and restaurants. It features a fireplace, king-sized bed, coffee machine, a full kitchen, bath essentials, wifi, an indoor fireplace, air conditioning, heating, free parking, dining area, and breakfast.
Swiss Style Romantic Tree House VillaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable with log fire and gorgeous views of the bush :)welcome basket is great but it pays to byo tea/coffee/breakfast etcand the heater was on upon our arrival which was a great touch as the day was coolthe breakfast box was also a lovely gesturepeaceful comfortable space with amazing light in a quiet little townthe place was very clean and decorated beautifullywonderful holiday accommodation lovely clean and inviting cabinwe had an amazing stay the villa was beautiful spotless and comfyhad a wonderful weekend getaway - the villa was quiet clean and comfortablethe bed is super comfy and bathroom is spacious with a spa bath
Host:shifa is a great host and quick to reply with any questionsvery helpful host thanks for the stayshifa is a great host and i really appreciated the welcome basket with local goodiesshifa the host was amazing at communicating and was very helpful when a problem arose with my bookingshifa was extremely helpful and communicative giving me some brilliant tips before our stayRead more reviewslovely location and housegreat location and easy access to everythinggreat location close by to the main townbeautiful place located close to great restaurants and walksgreat location where you can walk to rubens restaurant
Modern conveniences and comfort are what await you in this romantic cottage overlooking the Breakneck Gorge. There’s a balcony perfect for silent reading and the courtyard for lazy days. You’ll be renting the entire place which includes basically everything you need and then more. There’s a garden and a barbecue grill too. Parking, breakfast, and essentials are provided to the guests.
'Piccolo' Cosy CottageHepburn, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe fully equipped kitchen made cooking meals easy and breakfast on the patio was a lovely experiencecozy cottage perfect for a couplelovely cozy little cottage with all the amenities you’d expectcheck-in couldn’t have been easier the cottage is beautifully furnished and the bed very comfortablethe bedroom was super comfortablevery clean and cozy as wellwell appointed & clean cottageclean and quite place to relaxjust as advertised clean cozy and some very thoughtful little touchesit was super clean and decorated beautifully
Host:mel was a great hostmel is a fantastic hostthis place is an absolute gem and mel the perfect hostmel is an outstanding host and can't recommend her enoughmel is definitely a super hostRead more reviewsgreat place in a great locationbeautiful house in a quiet locationsuch a cute little cottage in the perfect locationgreat place in hepburn springsgreat place for a little get away from the busy life of the city
The shack is made with recycled materials and is located in a permaculture garden. It’s about a kilometer (0.62 miles) to the main street. The forest, Mill Market, and Lake Daylesford are only walking distances from the shack. Your tiny yet cozy home features a double bed with organic cotton sheets, woolen carpet, kettle and toaster, solar-powered heater, composting toilet and a shower. Eco-friendly soap and shampoo will be provided to the guests. The shack is also overlooking the garden that has several ducks, chickens, fruit trees and vegetable plots. It’s like living on a farm with a few conveniences.
Permie Love ShackDaylesford, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsamazing place to stay super friendly nice fresh air very comfortablethe bed was very comfy and the heater was great on chilly daysthe room is simple yet beautiful with lots of thoughtful touchesloved the compost toilet good coffee they provided and the delicious licorice tea i suspect was home madegreat little cottage we had a really relaxing and comfortable staythe shack was very clean and comfortablestunning environment and super clean inside the roomit was very clean and tidy and great value for moneyit was exceptionally clean cosy and situated in an amazing gardengreat place to stay among a clean sustainable and well managed small farm
Host:friendly and lovely bnbmeg is a wonderful hostthank you meg for being a kind and helpful hostmeg and patrick were very welcoming and kind hostsvery hospitable and friendly hostsRead more reviewslocation was perfect and close to everythinggreat location and very quieta rustic paradise a perfect get away in a gorgeous central part of daylesfordthe location was also perfect for people who like to walk close to everythingsuch a cute place with thoughtful touches
Three minutes from the town is where the Azidene House and Spa apartment is located. It’s a perfect spot for travelers who want complete relaxation and privacy. It has a private double-size spa that takes all your stresses away. After rejuvenation, you can explore the entire town and visit the Lake House, cafes, and bars just a few minutes away. Breakfast provisions are provided as well as dining and entertainment facilities.
Azidene House and Spa ApartmentDaylesford, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe heater was amazing to sit in front of on a cold winters weekenda good quality bluetooth speaker was there and also fast wifi so we could relax with streaming musicthe apartment was beautiful and spacious had incredible viewsthe continental breakfast supplies were a nice touchcomfy bed and great amenitiesvery clean and lovely set upexactly as pictured everything clean and crispthis is an amazing guest house which was very clean and spaciousthe place is very clean and comfortable breakfast supplies were greatthe spa was really clean and helped warm you up on a cold day
Host:hosts were excellent and very helpfuldeirdre is a great host who made sure we had everything we neededdavid was friendly and helpful when we arrivedgreat hosts - left to ourselves and we knew we can always call if we needed anythingi would highly recommend this accomodation with very friendly hosts david and deidreRead more reviewsgreat location close to everythinggreat location super great housegreat location to walk to the main streetgreat location and amazing spagreat location and a very cute small space
Tara Cottage is a one-bedroom modern home that offers great views of Wombat Hill. It’s pet-friendly and only five minutes away to cafes and restaurants in Daylesford. It’s ideal for couples for either short-term or long-term stays. Parking is free and a kitchen is available for cooking. Essentials are also provided to the guests.
Tara Cottage - pet friendly + wifiDaylesford, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable bed nice linen/towels good heater/ac system tv+ music /radio/+ dvdsa very comfortable and well equipped cottage with a beautiful view from the kitchen bedroom and back yardbubbles on arrival a very comfortable sleep and gorgeous views of daylesford from the private outdoor areawe loved staying at tara cottage the kitchen was really well equipped and we had everything we neededthis little cottage is such a lovely comfortable place to stay with everything that you needso clean and cosyit was clean and cosyi find it very clean and comfyneat and clean and recommend for a couplereally lovely clean and well-equipped cottage for a couple (+/- dog) close to the centre of daylesford
Host:great place and lovely hostsuper helpful host too & will definitely be backprue was a brilliant host with thoughtful touches and a really generous check out policycheck in was very easy and communication with the host was also very goodgreat host enjoyed our stay that was an easy and no fuss experienceRead more reviewsgreat location walking distance to everythingplus a great location being walking distance to the towngreat location peaceful with a cute little gardenvery cute and private little house close to towngreat house in a superb location
This stylish cottage in Daylesford features country gardens you’ll surely love. It has a split air conditioner that will keep you cool in the summer and a Ned Kelly wood fire for the winter months. The kitchen is fully equipped with cooking appliances and utensils. Bedrooms are well-decorated with quality beds and linens. Breakfast provisions like coffee, cereals, milk, orange juice, and yogurt and provided to the guests. Everything you need is right here. The cottage is also just a few minutes away from town.
Chestnut Farm cottage in beautiful countrysideDaylesford, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe cottage was incredibly comfortablecomfortable beds great amenities and an easy to use firekitchen amenities were a bit lacking but otherwise a great stay :)fresh flowers in every roombig soft towels (with towel warmer and heated tiles in the bathroom )clean neat and luxuriousextra clean new bathroom fireplaceabsolutely sparkling clean cosy and beautifulher place was spotless practical and had lots of special touchesspotless clean well equipped exccelent service
Host:pam is a great hostpam was a wonderful helpful host - the extra special touches did not go unnoticedpam is a wonderful thoughtful hostpam is a great host and was very easy to communicate withpam was friendly and warmRead more reviewsclose and in some cases close walking distance to some of daylesford attractionsa very peaceful garden superate to the house at the back and nice and close to towneasily walkable to downtown daylesfordstunning location peaceful quaint and cosya wonderful opportunity to stop and recharge but close enough to enjoy the village of daylesford
Ideal for five guests, this cottage near the botanic gardens features a beautiful garden, wood fire oven, bathtub, and more surprises for the guests. Essentials are provided and parking is free. There is an indoor fireplace and a space for travelers working from home. You’ll definitely love this cozy and comfortable home. It’s a charming and creative space every guest will surely enjoy.
Queensberry Pip self contained cottageDaylesford, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe house is very comfortable and has all the amenities that you would expectthe beds are comfy the gardens a delight and decor and furnishings make it such an experienceit is very warm and cozy for winter with good amenitiesbeautiful fires and heaters kept us toasty warm on a frosty visit to daylesfordqueensberry pip is quaint with lots of cool rooms to relax and unwindvery clean and comfortableextremely clean too which was fantasticgorgeous artwork by sandra spotlessly clean luxurious linen and bedding warm and cosy lots of quirky touchesit was super clean and homely we were so comfortable we fell asleep on the couchit was sparkling clean nice and quiet a great location and just an absolute delight
Host:thoughtful & attentive hosthost was very helpful and friendlythank you for being a great hostsandra is a great hostsandra was a lovely host tooRead more reviewsgreat location near the botanical gardenswalking distance to all the local attractionsperfect walking distance to town and local pubsgreat spot right next to botanic gardens and cafe short walk to townit's in a great location and such a short walk into the main part of town
Lakeview Terrace is a lovely home in Daylesford that features great sunrise views, interesting architecture, and beautiful lake views. It’s surrounded by outdoor spaces where you can relax. The bedrooms are equipped with Apple TV and Netflix. Guests will have access to the balcony, lounge, and kitchen facilities. Wifi is included with each accommodation and essentials are provided to the guests. There’s free parking and breakfast too.
Ruthven St Lakeview Terrace RoomDaylesford, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsenjoy breakfast on the balcony with the lake in sighta beautiful view at the patio to have breakfast whilst listening to the singing birdswe enjoyed having a tasty breakfast (orange juice yoghurt muesli sourdough and spreads) on the balconythe complimentary bottle of wine and light breakfast was also a really nice touchcomfortable accommodation with many lovely homely and welcoming touchesthe rooms were clean spacious and warmaccomodation was immaculate clean and very cozynice house all clean and quietbedrooms are lovely and clean and the beds comfyit's clean and approachable to every place
Host:lovely space great hostslovely hosts immaculate residencejules and jesse were delightful hostscan certainly recommend jules and jesse as top hostsjules and jesse were great hosts we loved the hospitality and local recommendationsRead more reviewsgreat location all good stuff in walking distancegreat location and very quietperfectly located and walking distance to shops and restaurantsthis accomodation was perfect walking distancegreat place so close to the main street
You’ll be renting a cottage on top of Wombat Hill. It’s a smoke-free open plan cottage with a beautiful garden full of trees and flowers. Smoking is prohibited in the cottages, however, a small pergola is available for people who want to smoke or drink. Each accommodation also includes pillows, electric blankets, cooking facilities, oven, tea, coffee, TV, DVD players, spa, heating and cooling, parking, breakfast, lockbox, first aid kit, and other essentials. Also, the hosts can provide guests with recommendations on the local attractions to visit.
Forget Me Not Garden CottagesDaylesford, Victoria, Australia
Perfect for recharging those batteries
We go on vacation to relax our minds and to recharge our batteries. It reduces stress, improves our productivity, and helps our health too. We need a good place that will make us happier. Daylesford is exactly the place that we’re looking for. Being a spa town, it offers plenty of spa treatments that relieve stress. Indeed, it’s the perfect town for anyone looking to rejuvenate. Come visit Daylesford now and explore the best options for revitalizing your spirits. Do make sure you check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in the area, after all, they will help you on your journey to full relaxation.
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