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Artisan Retreat Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Within walking distance to Hepburn Springs and only 3.2kms from the Daylesford GPO, Artisan is a delightful and homely miner's cottage with modern, artistic décor.

Artisan has polished floorboards throughout and a fully equipped kitchen overlooking a sunny living and dining area. Guests can relax by the fire or in the deep luxurious double spa.

Artisan also features a diverse and eclectic selection of DVDs, CDs, board games and books to make your stay as interesting and enjoyable as possible.

Another feature of Artisan is the 'Retreat' - a perfect break-out space for solitude, writing, reading, yoga, meditation, or even working away from home. The Retreat comes complete with work table, yoga mats, essential oils, and comfy lie-about cushions - and only a few steps away from the main house! Magnifique!

Artisan is pet friendly with a fully fenced yard.

Second bedroom can be configured for a queen bed or two singles. (If you wish to make use of the the second bedroom there is an additional cost for this. Please contact us to confirm price)


More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017


Other Activities:

Mineral Spa, restaurants


Hepburn Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
  • Outdoor Grill
  • forests
  • winery tours


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Artisan Retreat Cottage
average rating of 4.6086955 based on 23 reviews
Melton West

Quaint property with room for improvement!

  • 2 of 5

Quaint but not properly maintained. Lawn not cut, dirty glasses in kitchen, dead insects on bedside table closest to window, fur/hair balls on kitchen floor and Dustbuster unusable as totally clogged. On the upside, bed and pillows lovely and comfortable and the bathroom with double spa was excellent.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia

Sweet cottage

  • 3 of 5

Close to Hepburn shops and very cosy living space and beds

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Hobart, Tasmania,

A beautiful experience

  • 5 of 5

We have travelled extensively around this country and have seldom enjoyed a stay as much as we did in Daylesford and at Artisan.

Accommodation is often a gamble and there is always something to mar the experience. Therefore it was an extremely pleasant surprise to find Artisan living up to its claims. It was an extremely enjoyable experience, from the peace and quiet, to the well-equipped cottage, to the beautiful fire, to the well-stocked cupboards.

It was a beautiful experience and one that we shall hope to repeat.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi William, thank you so much for your lovely feedback. Artisan Retreat is very special to us and we love others to experience what we do. So I am glad we achieved this and so very happy you enjoyed your stay.. Regards, Jodie
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the Artisan Retreat! The house had everything you could think of and we just spent the whole weekend relaxing and enjoying the surrounds.

Thanks for a great stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perfect break

  • 5 of 5

Artisan was a property suited to our comfort and needs. Stayed for a week and enjoyed the location quietness ammenities large yard for the dogs great beds and overall cleanliness. Hppe to visit in the winter to enjoy the fire!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi Debra, Thanks for your great review. A week at Artisan Retreat certainly gives you plenty of time to enjoy all it has to offer. Yes, the fire is great, so we look forward to welcoming you back in the winter months to try it out. Kind regards, Jodie
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Hepburn Springs, Victoria, Australia

What a gem!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful and welcoming with all the little thoughtful inclusions which made it a stand out as soon as you walked in the door. Felt so relaxed in the cozy, well appointed rooms and the calm, quiet atmosphere. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay and would come back again for sure.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi Joanne, Thanks for a great review. We are so glad you enjoyed everything Artisan has to offer and we look forward to welcoming you back. Jodie
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional


  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 2 guests. Property has 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 guests

    Optional Costs
    Pets: $40 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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