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Whistle Stopover Cottage

Cockatoo VIC, Australia
  • Cottage430 sq. ft.
  • Bedrooms3
  • Sleeps8
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay1 - 2 nights

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

Running alongside the Whistle Stopover B&B is the famous Puffing Billy Railway which, on request will stop at the gate, pick you up and take you through to Gembrook where you can enjoy lunch at one of the many cafes or take your own picnic with the train then returning you back to your cosy B&B [no driving necessary].

Only 30 minutes away is the newly opened GUMBUYA WORLD with amazing water slides and native animal park.

"Romantic Escape for 2"

2 nights with breakfast with Spa, Cheese Platter,Port & Chocolates plus Dinner for 2 at Emeralds

best restaurant ELEVATION and a late check out for only $600.00 p/c


Whistle-Stopover Cottage

The Whistle-Stopover Cottage is very tastefully decorated with all the trimmings you would expect from luxury venue. Upon entry into the cottage you will be delighted with the obvious space of the full size lounge and dining area with gas log fire, central heating and central air conditioning. The lounge area features large flat screen TV, Video, CD player, DVD player, board games and other toys, movies and CDs to keep the kids happy or just laze away some very relaxing hours.

FREE WI FI [limited]

The kitchen is fully equipped with full size stove,fridge and dishwasher. duel entry and exit that caters very well for families and groups alike. The kitchen has a coffee pod machine plus a large selection of teas

The main bedroom offers a king size bed that can be divided into two large singles if required and has its own ensuite complete with luxury four person sunken spa.

Complimentary toiletries

A second bathroom which has a shower,toilet and vanity is also located downstairs. Upstairs you will find two double size bedrooms each complete with a queen size and single bed in each room.These bedrooms have air con and heating plus ceiling fans.

There is a BBQ area and verandah where you can just sit and enjoy the countless types of parrots and other wild birds or go for a swim in the pool which is also available to guests.

CHILDREN 12 & OVER are considered ADULTS and will be charged adult prices.

CHILDREN 3 to 11 are $40.00 a night

Children UNDER 3 NO CHARGE Free porta cots [2] and highchairs [2] Bring own linen.



The cottage caters for families, groups of up to eight or for the couple who just want to spend a relaxing, romantic time away in a very serene, private atmosphere. Enjoy many of the attractions close by including wineries,berry picking just across the road at Fielderberry Farm, wild life sanctuaries or in the park at Emerald Lake or Gembrook. Local arts and crafts are also located close by.

Whistlestopover also has the "SPA SUITE" a romantic suite just for 2 Check out the Stayz "Whistlestopover B&B Luxury Spa Suite" site !!!

Cancellation Policy: Full refund of deposit with 10 days notice. Loss of deposit for cancellations received within 7 days of arrival date, complete amount charged if there is a no show with no contact.

"Romantic Escape for 2"

2 nights with breakfast with Spa, Cheese Platter,Port & Chocolates plus Dinner for 2 at Emeralds

best restaurant ELEVATION and a late check out for only $600.00 p/c

Property Manager

Lesley Bock

Member Since 2015
Response rate:
Response time:
within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
Apr 16, 2018


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king, This is a KIng bed and separates into 2 singles if needed
      • Bedroom 2
        1 double, 1 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 3
        1 double, 1 twin/ single


        • 2 Bathrooms
        • Bathroom 1
          toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub, Sunken spa
        • Bathroom 1
          toilet, shower

          Location Type

            • Golf Course Front


                • Family
                • Romantic
                • Tourist Attractions


                    • Catering available


                        • Iron & Board
                        • Air Conditioning
                        • Fireplace
                          Gas Log Fire
                        • Hair Dryer
                        • Heating
                          Gas log fire plus central heating
                        • Internet
                          Limited free WI FI
                        • Clothes Dryer
                          laundry fee applies
                        • Linens Provided
                        • Living Room
                        • Parking
                          under cover for 2 cars
                        • Towels Provided
                        • Washing Machine
                          Laundry fee applies
                        • Free Wifi


                            • Coffee Maker
                            • Dishes & Utensils
                            • Dishwasher
                            • Kitchen
                            • Microwave
                            • Oven
                            • Pantry Items
                            • Refrigerator
                            • Stove
                            • Toaster


                                • Child's Highchair
                                • Dining Area
                                • comfy seating for 8 people


                                    • Books
                                    • DVD Player
                                    • Games
                                    • Music Library
                                      large selection of CD's
                                    • Stereo
                                    • Television
                                    • Toys
                                    • Video Library


                                        • Balcony
                                        • Deck / Patio
                                        • Lawn / Garden
                                        • Outdoor Grill
                                          Electric BBQ


                                            • Long-term Renters Welcome
                                            • wheelchair inaccessible

                                              Pool / Spa

                                                • Communal Pool
                                                  The pool is not private and is used by other guests


                                                    • forests
                                                    • winery tours

                                                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                        • fishing

                                                          House Rules

                                                          Check-in: 2:00 PM

                                                          Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                          Cancellation Policy

                                                          Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

                                                          24 Reviews


                                                          Latest reviews

                                                          Home away from home

                                                          elmer r.

                                                          Well maintained, beautiful, tastefully decorated cottage. Nice quiet peaceful surrounds. Pups allowed. Fully equipped kitchen. Lovely hosts. Thank you.

                                                          Owner's Response:

                                                          Thanks for the great review It was lovely to have you stay in our beautiful Cottage and we hope you'll come back soon

                                                          Lesley and Peter

                                                          Wonderful property

                                                          Stef H.Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

                                                          Our family of five plus the puppy had a lovely relaxing stay at Whistlestop. The extra touches from the hosts really made the difference. Thank you.

                                                          Owner's Response:

                                                          Peter and I are so glad you enjoyed your stay. You certainly got the very best weather of the holidays!! Thank you for the lovely comments in the guest book and here too! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Lesley and Peter.

                                                          Simply beautiful!

                                                          Gulseren O.Dandenong, Victoria, Australia

                                                          Truely amazing! Beautiful place with breath taking scenary. Very clean and fully equiped with all our needs. Only thing we regret was not staying for longer! Would highly recommend, don't think twice.. just book your stay!

                                                          Owner's Response:

                                                          Thanks you for your review [twice!!!] and thanks for the cherries !!! Hope to see you for longer next visit. Lesley and Peter.


                                                          Gulseren O.Dandenong, Victoria, Australia

                                                          Amazing place beautiful scenary! Only thing we regret was not staying for extra night!

                                                          Owner's Response:

                                                          Thank you so much for visiting our Cottage in the hills and thanks for the review! Great to meet you both. Lesley and Peter.

                                                          Perfect Getaway

                                                          IAN H.

                                                          A tranquil, character filled home away from home. Everything was perfect.

                                                          Owner's Response:

                                                          Thank you so much for choosing to stay in our little piece of paradise in the hills !!!! Thanks also for your comments. Lesley and Peter.

                                                          Fantastic Getaway

                                                          Steve P.Attwood, Victoria, Australia

                                                          Had a fantastic time at Whistle Stopover Cottage. Fantastic surroundings, great location - easy to just admire the view of outside or jump in the car to see the many great things within a short drive. Biscuits on arrival were delicious :-) Thanks Leslie!

                                                          Owner's Response:

                                                          Thanks for choosing to stay in our cottage and so happy you enjoyed your few days. Thanks also for the review


                                                          Cockatoo VIC, Australia

                                                          Rates & Availability

                                                          Additional information about rental rates

                                                          Pet Fee
                                                          Additional Guest Fee
                                                          24 Reviews
                                                          Excellent 4.7/5
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                                                          For booking assistance, call 888-829-7076

                                                          Property # 9028717