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Loft in the Mill Boutique Accommodation

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Free Stretch Limo Transfers from Loft in The Mill to Skyhigh Restaurant

To further pamper all guests staying at A Loft in the Mill in Olinda we are offering a Free Stretch Limousine transfer and return to Skyhigh Restaurant on the highest point of the Dandenong Ranges with Majestic views across Melbourne & Port Phillip Bay every night of the week except Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays. This offer is available all year round.


Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 11:00

2013, 2014 and 2015 recipient of Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence. Multi Award winning 4.5 Star B & B situated opposite Olinda Village at the top of the Mountain.

Magnificent Bluestone Property. 8 Privately Entranced Suites, Double Spas, Log fires, Private Courtyards. Walk to Shops, Gardens & 16 Restaurants.

The Loft in the Mill is the winner of various awards (including 2013, 2014 and 2015 being the recipient of Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence as well as the Victorian Tourism Award for Best Hosted Accommodation Venue).

The Loft In The Mill is a magnificent bluestone replica of a 19th century English Flour Mill with adjacent Bluestone Carriagehouse.

Boasting 4.5 star accommodation, we offer a range of suites to suit all styles and budgets. Each luxurious suite has a private entrance, its own facilities, and uniquely individual decor.

We offer a range of facilities, including: double spa baths, crackling log fires, four poster beds, private courtyards, in-house massage, even a self contained cottage! All rooms have ensuites and kitchenettes.

Loft In The Mill Boutique Accommodation is perfectly located in the middle of Olinda Village: walking distance to boutique shops; lovely gardens, galleries and tearooms; and quality restaurants. A short distance away are the National Rhodedendron Gardens and William Ricketts Sanctuary. 15 minutes away is Puffing Billy Railway or the Yarra Valley's numerous wineries.

All tariffs include light continental breakfast and cooked breakfast vouchers at $20 per head are redeemable at Ranges Restaurant in the Village opposite.

The Loft in the Mill has something for everyone! You can spoil yourself in luxury in one of the premium suites, the deluxe spa suites, or 4.5 star luxury for a smaller budget

At reception we hold discounted vouchers for Loft in the Mill guests dining at the following restaurants in the Olinda Village opposite: 20% off Ranges Restaurant, and 10% off Copperfields Restaurant. In addition we have an arrangement where guests dining in nearby Mount Dandenong at the Pig and Whistle English Tavern receive a 10% discount off their evening meal or we have a 15% discount on a minimum spend of $60 on any dine in meal at Indian By Nature Restaurant and our guests receive a Free Entrée Serving Platter when they dine at Kelly’s Bar and Restaurant. Finally we also have access to Skyhigh Restaurant’s Free Stretch Limousine every Monday through to Friday nights where they will pick you up and return you to the Loft in The Mill at the conclusion of your meal. This last special is dependant on your purchasing your meal and beverages at Skyhigh.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alfresco Dining
  • Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Bath
  • Bath Robes and Slippers Supplied
  • Bathrobes Supplied
  • Bathroom
  • BBQ / Picnic Area
  • Breakfast Included
  • Bushwalking Trails
  • Cafe
  • Cafe / Coffee Shop
  • Carpark
  • Catering
  • CD Library
  • CD Player
  • Cellar Door Sales
  • Coach Parking
  • Complimentary Chocolates
  • Conference Facilities
  • Conference Facilities
  • Continental Breakfast Included
  • Continental Breakfast Ingredients
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Cot Available
  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Access
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Entertainment
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Gallery
  • Groups Welcome
  • Highchair Available
  • Hot Tub
  • In-House Movies
  • International Shipping
  • Internet Access Available
  • Iron/ Ironing Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Licenced
  • Linen Provided
  • Mail Order Sales
  • Marque Weddings
  • Massuer on Request
  • Meals Available
  • Microwave
  • Native Bush
  • Natural Therapies
  • No Pets
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Off Street Parking
  • Office Services
  • Open Fire
  • Open Fireplace
  • Organic Wines
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Outside Dining
  • Platters Available
  • Regular Entertainment
  • Restaurant
  • Restaurant BYO
  • Restaurant Licenced
  • Retreat
  • Robes
  • Sales Outlet
  • Self Contained
  • Shop / Kiosk
  • Spa
  • Spa Treatment
  • Special Functions
  • Stereo
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Television
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours
  • TV Lounge Area
  • Vegetarian Menu
  • Verandah
  • Weddings
  • Wifi Access
  • Wood Fire

Map & Directions

1602 Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd OLINDA(Cnr Harold Street,Opposite Olinda Village at top of Mountain)


By Vehicle: The quickest way from Melbourne International Airport is to drive along City Link (which is a tollway and the toll for a one way trip for the distance that you will travel is $6.42. You phone 13 2629 and can pay the toll on your credit card up to 24 hours after your trip) into Melbourne, stay on City Link as it crosses Bolte Bridge and take the sign 'South Eastern Suburbs', proceed through the Burnley tunnel remaining on City Link and as it exits the tunnel the road is known as the South Eastern or Monash Freeway, continue travelling on this same Freeway to the exit for Fern Tree Gully Road on your left, exit and travel along Fern Tree Gully Road for about 8 kilometres until you get to the intersection with Burwood Highway. Turn right at this intersection and travel about another 3 kilometres until you get to the base of the mountain where you will see a 'Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, Olinda' exit on your left, take that and travel the 10 kilometres to the top of the Mountain and Olinda Village where you will see the Bluestone Loft In The Mill building opposite the western or city end of Olinda Village. Total travel time One Hour, In Peak Traffic, up to One and Three quarters of an hour. Above we have also included a toll free route from the Airport to The Loft in The Mill.

By Train: Catch the Belgrave Line train from any of the city's Railway Stations and go to Belgrave. The Bus Stop is immediately outside the Railway Station and grab a US Bus Lines Bus Route 694 which will take you to Olinda Village at the top of the mountain where the bus stop is immediately opposite the Loft In The Mill. Alternatively you can catch a Lilydale bound train and get out at Croydon Railway Station then catch a Ventura Bus Lines Bus Route 688 which terminates at the same Bus terminal in Olinda Village opposite the Loft in The Mill.

Cancellation Policy

A 50% non refundable deposit is required to confirm you reservation.
If a cancellation occurs more than 30 days prior to the arrival date of the booking the amount paid will be transferred to a future date nominated by the guest subject to availability & a fee of $50 will apply.
All cancellations received 30 days or less (but more than 7 days ) prior to arrival will forfeit the amount that has been paid.
All cancellations received 7 days or less prior to arrival will be charged the full amount of their booking and guests accept we are entitled to charge their credit card for outstanding balance.