Sailors Falls VIC
Cosy Tents is located at 935 Telegraph Rd, Sailors Falls Victoria, approximately 1hr and 20 minutes from Melbourne and 5 minutes from Daylesford.
Directions from Melbourne:
Cosy Tents is 110km north-west of Melbourne via the Western Freeway. Follow the signs towards Ballarat/Fitzgerald Road/National Highway M8 and take the C141 exit towards Daylesford. Turning right onto Ballan-Daylesford Rd, after approximately 24km turn left onto Telegraph Rd. Cosy Tents is situated 1.5km on your right.
Activities and the surrounding area
Located in Sailors Falls, Cosy Tents borders the great Hepburn Regional Park and Mount Franklin Reserve. The park itself is rich with natural springs, remnants of the gold mining era and has an abundance of walking tracks and picnic areas to enjoy. You can also explore the magnificent park via horseback or mountain bike for those a little more adventurous.
Less than 10 minutes away from Cosy Tents is the famous Daylesford Village. Renowned for its world class fine dining, magnificent natural surrounds and award winning day spas, the town encompasses its unique character from its early heritage of Swiss-Italian miners and surrounding natural mineral springs. However more recently, this quaint little village has drawn a widening artistic community and has become a hot spot for weekenders to come and enjoy.
Art & Culture
The region has a noticeably strong art culture and there are so many things to see and do from dining at one of the many cafes, browsing through the boutique shops, exploring the local art galleries or discovering the cute little town markets the region has on offer.
One of the top hotspots is to explore the famous Convent Gallery which boasts a mix of contemporary and traditional artworks from both local and international artists. However, if antiques are more your thing be sure to check out the famous Mills Markets that showcase an array of vintage antiques and collectables where you are bound to pick up a unique gift or two.
Food & Wine
Daylesford is home to some of the best fine dining restaurants in Victoria, so this region will definitely get your taste buds tantalising. It is home to the award winning Lake House restaurant, the recently hatted restaurant by the Age’s Good Food Guide Kazuki’s which brings delicious flavours from Japan and also the Modern Australian Cuisine from Sault.
You can also enjoy a more relaxed dining experience at one of the many cafes around town like the Wombat Hill House Café, Larder, Frangos & Frangos or head up to the local markets on every 3rd Sunday of the month.
Spa & Wellness
Home to Victoria’s spa country are the twin spa towns of Hepburn Springs and Daylesford which are all just a short drive away from Cosy Tents. As you enjoy the outdoors, why not indulge and get in touch with your inner health and wellbeing by visiting one of the famous day spas in the local area. Hepburn Shire boasts the highest concentration of mineral springs in the country and has an array of holistic health services from treatments, facials, therapies and massages for you to enjoy.