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Cool Autumn Accommodation Offers You Don’t Want to Miss

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Summer holiday feel like a long time ago?

Plan an autumn getaway in the Macedon Ranges with these great value accommodation packages and mid-week deals.*

Reach your destination in an hour or less from Melbourne, leaving more time for play and less time on the road.

Surprise your partner. Gather the troops. Book some annual leave. And retreat to the Macedon Ranges this autumn.

Sassind Guesthouse

Sassind Guesthouse is a luxuriously comfortable four-bedroom guesthouse in Mount Macedon. It offers peaceful views and mature, park-like gardens that look absolutely gorgeous in autumn. The home has everything you need, so if all you want to do is hibernate in the mountains, this is your happy place.

Special autumn offer

Mid-Week Package: Pay for two nights, stay for three. Per night rate is $695 (for up to 8 guests). This offer is available for autumn bookings between Monday and Thursday night until 31 May 2020.

Location: Mount Macedon

Ideal for: A family or group of friends

How to book: Email Sassind for enquiries and bookings and mention AUTUMN SPECIAL PROMOTION.


1. Sassind on the slopes of Mount Macedon 2. Sassind's beautifully curated bedroom 3. Cosy up around Sassind's fire pit

Braeside Mt Macedon Country Retreat

Braeside Mt Macedon Country Retreat offers the perfect escape for relaxation and zen surrounded by nature in all its autumn glory.

Stay in one of three award-winning, comfortable cottages situated on 27 acres of hillside bushland. Sit in front of a crackling wood fire or wander the large and picturesque English-style garden, home to many native birds, parrots and ducks.

Jim’s Cottage and Stuart’s Cabin are designed for couples, while two-bedroom Denise’s Cottage sleeps up to five guests.

Special autumn offer

Autumn Bed and Breakfast Special: Stay in one of three award-winning cottages and enjoy special autumn rates and a complimentary breakfast hamper. Prices start from $190 per night. Optional extras such as open garden admission and local wine available at time of booking.

Mid-Week Deal: Stay four nights, pay for three. Offer available for bookings made between Sunday and Thursday. Package includes a complimentary breakfast hamper.

These offers are available until 31 May 2020.

Location: Mount Macedon

Ideal for: Couples or small family

How to book: Visit and select your cottage and package. Alternatively email or phone Andrew on 0414 454 927.

Braeside cottage

The Cottage at Camp David Farm

The Cottage at Camp David Farm is a comfortable and beautifully styled four bedroom home situated on a 100-acre working farm.

Here you can cosy up with a good book, sit around a fire pit under the stars or wander peacefully in the garden. Plus it’s only a short drive into Kyneton if you’d like to treat yourself to gourmet food, wine and shopping.

With plenty of room to accommodate up to ten guests, the Cottage offers all the creature comforts of home in the breathtaking country surrounds of the Macedon Ranges.

Special autumn offer

Stay 2 pay for 1: Book two nights for the price of one. Rates start at $490 per night for two people (additional guests $90 each per night). Breakfast provisions included.

Offer available until 31 May 2020.

Location: Spring Hill (near Kyneton)

Ideal for: Groups of friends or family

How to book: Contact Camp David Farm directly on 0417 038 817 or email and mention STAY 2 PAY 1.

Camp David Farm Lounge

The Barn at Braemar Cottage

The Barn at Braemar Cottage is an original mid 20th Century barn lovingly renovated with modern amenities and carefully styled vintage and modern furnishings.

Nestled on a 3.5 acre property, The Barn is within easy walking distance into the heart of Woodend village. It’s got the relaxed feel of a small country farm, where you can while away the autumn days with a good book and great company.

Special autumn offer

Free Bottle of Wine: Book three or more consecutive nights and receive a complimentary bottle of local sparkling wine. Offer available until 31 May 2020.

Location: Woodend

Ideal for: A couple

How to book: Book via Airbnb. Make sure to contact host and mention AUTUMN SPECIAL OFFER to receive your complimentary bottle of wine.

The Barn at Braemar Cottage

Lawson Lodge

Gather friends and family for the ultimate private autumn getaway at Lawson Lodge Country Retreat.

This luxury Canadian-style lodge offers all the resort facilities you’d expect at a luxury golf resort, except you don’t have to share with strangers. The entire retreat is exclusively yours for the duration of your stay.

With stunning self-contained accommodation for up to 20 guests, Lawson Lodge is a holiday house on steroids. Recreation facilities included in the rate are a 9 hole golf course, 36-seat movie theatre, sports bar with billiards, large 8-seat spa, tennis court, basketball, petanque, lake for fishing and carpet bowls.

Special autumn offer

One Free Night: Pay for two nights, stay for three. Receive exclusive and unlimited use of the entire lodge for 20 guests, including 9-hole golf course and all leisure activities.

Package includes:

  • 3 nights accommodation in the Lodge for up to 20 guests (1 night free)
  • 1/2 hour complimentary drinks on arrival for all guests (a selection of beer, wine and sparkling)
  • Cheese platter on arrival
  • Free unlimited golf
  • Free wifi
  • Exclusive access to the sports bar & lounge, cinema and all leisure activities
  • 50% off executive suites if additional rooms are required (up to 4 guests)

Total Package Cost $5200 (normally $6700). Available for all weekend and midweek stays, including school holidays until 31 May 2020.

Location: Macedon

Ideal for: Large group of friends and family

How to book: Call 03 5426 1551 or email Lawson Lodge and mention AUTUMN GETAWAY PACKAGE.


The Fox House

The Fox House is a contemporary, fully renovated four-bedroom property situated in the heart of Victoria’s emerging foodie capital, Kyneton.

It’s a short stroll to fantastic cafes, bars, restaurants, boutiques and galleries, where you can easily spend a day slowly cruising.

Book a cooking class at Piper St Food Co, a gin blending class at Animus Distillery or a local food, wine and gin small group adventure with The Regional Wanderer. There’s also great bush walks nearby and rustic cellar doors perfect for a country wine tasting adventure.

Special autumn offer

Get 10% Discount: Book direct with Ranges Escapes and receive a 10% discount. Published rates range from $250 per night mid-week to $450 per night on weekends. Offer available until 31 May 2020.

Location: Kyneton

Ideal for: Families or group of friends

How to book: Go to and enter promocode MACEDONRANGES


Gisborne Peak Winery Cottages

Gisborne Peak Winery Cottages offers a true country-style escape and authentic vineyard experience close to Melbourne.  Situated above the vineyard, each self-contained cottage has scenic rural views from a balcony complete with its own barbecue.

You’ll experience a sense of seclusion and privacy as you wander through 13.5 acres of grapevines. A breakfast hamper gives you all the provisions for a cook up in the morning. And the winery is just a short walk down the hill where you can get snacks and lunch including wood-fired pizzas, baked brie, fish and chips and tasting plates.

Special autumn offer

Stay and Play Golf Package: Enjoy a round of golf (9 or 18 holes) at Gisborne Golf Club and an overnight stay at one of the four self-contained cottages overlooking the vines at Gisborne Peak Winery for $360. Package includes breakfast hamper and two-course lunch at the winery.

Mid-Week Gourmet Package: Book two consecutive nights between Sunday and Thursday in a self-contained cottage for $430. Package includes Taster’s Platter for Two at the cellar door, breakfast hamper and complimentary bottle of wine.

Offers available until 31 May 2020.

Location: Gisborne

Ideal for: Couples (or get a group together and book out all four cottages).

How to book: Bookings can be made directly online via the links below. Make sure to mention AUTUMN SPECIAL OFFER when checking in to receive your complimentary bottle of wine with the Mid-Week Gourmet Package.

Book Mid-Week Gourmet Package

Book Stay and Play Package

Manna Gum Cottages, Gisborne Peak Winery Eco Cottages


Mistwood is a secluded, modern and comfortable retreat accommodating up to eight people. Located in the heart of beautiful Mount Macedon, Mistwood sits on two acres of dense forest and is only a 5-10 minute walk from the village pub, cafe and open gardens.

It’s also close to walking tracks and natural attractions in Macedon Regional Park, as well as Mount Towrong Vineyard and Mount Macedon Winery. Mistwood is the perfect mountain retreat to getaway and recharge.

Special autumn offer

Get 10% Discount: Book direct with Ranges Escapes and receive a 10% discount. Published rates range from $250 per night mid-week to $380 per night on weekends. Offer available until 31 May 2020.

Location: Mount Macedon

Ideal for: Families or a group of friends

How to book: Go to and enter promocode MACEDONRANGES

Carrick at Kyneton

Carrick is a luxury accommodation for couples complete with open fireplace and a relaxing bath tub. Its beautifully appointed bedroom offers a king-size bed and the en-suite is one of the biggest in the region. This romantic retreat is situated in an 1859 heritage-listed bluestone home, a short walk from Kyneton’s fantastic restaurants, pubs and shopping.

Special autumn offer

Mid-Week Offer: Stay two consecutive nights between Sunday to Thursday for $440 (usually $460)

Weekend Offer: Book a two-night stay on Friday and Saturday for $485 (usually $540)

All offers available until 31 May 2020.

Location: Kyneton

Ideal for: Couples

How to book: Email Carrick directly and mention AUTUMN GETAWAY OFFER.

*All offers listed in this post expire 31 May 2020. All rooms are subject to availability.

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