Little Wombat

Serene Sanctuary Cottage

Evoking the charm of a sophisticated Parisian garden retreat, Little Wombat presents itself as a beautifully furnished Australian miner’s cottage from the 1860s



Prices quoted are per night, and subject to change without notice and may fluctuate during peak & off peak dates and vary based on number of guests.

Daylesford Accommodation

2 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom ( inc. Spa Bath) + EV Charger | 1 - 4 Guests

Evoking the charm of a sophisticated Parisian garden retreat, Little Wombat presents itself as a beautifully furnished Australian miner’s cottage from the 1860s, offering a serene sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle of urban life.

Little Wombat enjoys a prime location nestled within the Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens, granting sweeping panoramic views of the breathtaking Daylesford landscape.

The cottage’s ambiance mirrors that of a graceful Parisian haven, boasting meticulous styling and furnishings that exude warmth and invitation. A meticulously designed Australian miner’s cottage, dating back to the 1860s, it provides an ideal retreat for a countryside escape.

The residence comprises two cosy bedrooms, a modern and stylish kitchen/dining area, a snug and welcoming sitting room, and a spacious, contemporary bathroom featuring a luxurious two-person spa and an inviting walk-in shower.

The cottage’s frontage takes full advantage of the ever-evolving vistas spanning across Daylesford, while the rear aspect gazes directly at the Botanical Gardens through the garden and courtyard, perfect for unwinding and savouring a drink alongside your favourite book.


Bedroom 1 – 1 X King or 2 X King Single

Bedroom 2 – 1 X Queen

Our guests are required to provide ID for insurance purposes. We pride ourselves on being good and respectful neighbours – We are a no pets, no parties, no events property. We appreciate your cooperation and look forward to welcoming you.

At Little Wombat, we’re committed to making your stay as convenient as possible. That’s why we’re excited to offer an electric vehicle (EV) charger right on the premises. Whether you’re exploring the local area or embarking on a longer journey, you can rest easy knowing that you can charge your EV hassle-free during your stay. We look forward to hosting you and your eco-friendly adventures at Little Wombat!

Nestled along the pathway leading to the year-round splendour of Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens, Little Wombat provides easy access to the divine Wombat Hill café. The gardens beckon with their tranquil allure, inviting leisurely strolls culminating in indulgent pastries and coffees.

A scenic walk from the gardens leads to the renowned Convent Gallery. Additionally, the cottage sits in close proximity to Daylesford’s main thoroughfare, the starting point of your Daylesford adventure, showcasing an array of boutique shops, collector havens, art galleries, and the celebrated Paradise bookshop. For dining options, explore local country pubs, charming cafes, and exceptional restaurants.

Other nearby attractions encompass The Mill Market, Sunday markets, The Great Dividing Trail, and the Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa, all within convenient reach.

Exploring the region is a breeze, thanks to the well-connected network of country roads. Opting for self-driving is highly recommended as it provides the utmost flexibility and convenience.

The Discover Daylesford & The Weekend Escape team will be available for the duration of your stay during business hours and an emergency out of hours contact number provided for anything out of the ordinary. Our website is packed with local businesses, places of interest and things to do so you can stay, explore, relax, indulge and Discover the region all year round.

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