Cherokee Mountain Retreat- The Gums cabin
Self-contained cabin style accommodation in the Macedon Ranges
Cherokee... a mountain retreat.
The perfect place to simply wind down.
Read a book, listen to some music or luxuriate in the two-person spa.
Snuggle up under the luxurious doona in your king size bed.
Sip a fine wine and take in the panoramic views of the Melbourne skyline, Port Phillip Bay and the You Yang's from your private deck.
Walk on one of the many tracks through the Macedon State forest.
Photograph the wallabies, echidnas, koalas and wombats that inhabit the area surrounding your retreat.
Wake in the morning to the sound of kookaburras, honeyeaters, crimson rosellas black cockatoos and the tiniest of finches heralding in the dawn.
Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, a well-earned rest or a more active weekend of walks and sightseeing, this is the place for you.
Cherokee .... a mountain retreat .
For couples only, sorry no children, no pets, no smoking inside the cabins.
TWO NIGHT MINIMUM STAY ON WEEKENDS
3 x nite minimum stay for all long public holiday weekends such as Easter, Christmas/New Year, Queens Birthday, Labour day etc
Contact owner re prices for one night mid week stays. Mon-Thurs
Note: one night stay has additional cleaning cost of $80
60 minutes from Melbourne CBD via the Calder Freeway.
40 minutes from Tullamarine airport.
Your Cherokee retreat is situated at 880 meters on the side of a mountain right in the heart of the Macedon Ranges, one of the most beautiful parts of Victoria.
THE GUMS CABIN
Bedroom alcove with king bed, reading side lamps, drawers and wardrobe.
Ironing board ,iron, and hairdryer supplied.
Ensuite bathroom with two person spa, shower, hand basin, toilet.
All linen and towels are provided as are soap, shampoo, conditioner, hand wash, hand cream.
Wood fire: We supply enough wood and kindling for your first night. After that you need to either supply your own or buy from us at the property.
Self contained kitchen with two burner gas cooktop, fridge,microwave and all utensils. Provided in kitchen are tea bags, coffee, hot chocolate, plunger coffee sugar, salt, pepper and biscuits.
Note: no oven. BBQ supplied on your deck.
Deck has outdoor setting with panoramic views.
Lounge/ living area has wood fire, three seater and two seater couches, dining table TV, DVD. and small office work area desk.
Variety of games and puzzles as well as library of DVDs are provided.
What to do whilst you are here:
Bush Walks through the Macedon Ranges
Visit the local boutique wineries.
Historic Hanging Rock is 10 minutes away
Saturdays, Buy fresh produce at one of the local farmers markets.
Play a round of golf at one of the local courses.
Visit one of the many open gardens on Mt Macedon
Try the boutique beers at Colgate pub in Woodend.
For more information about the ranges go to site:
CHEROKEE MOUNTAIN RETREAT- Booking Policy
A deposit of 50% is required to secure the booking.
Payment of the rental deposit constitutes the clients acceptance of the following Terms and Conditions as follows:
Balance of the rental amount must be received in full 14 days prior to occupancy unless alternative agreement is made between the owner and guest.
If full payment is not received within the time allotted above, the owner has the right to cancel the booking and attempt to re let the property.
In such a situation, the guest will be notified by email and phone message.
Deposit will be credited as a voucher to be used at another time.
CHEROKEE MOUNTAIN RETREAT- Cancellation Policy
If you wish to cancel your booking we require 14 days notice in advance of the date you were due to arrive. The following conditions apply:
All cancellations must be received in writing (email or text) and must subsequently have been confirmed by us as having been received.
1. You may wish to re schedule your stay for an alternative weekend.
2. If we are able to let the retreat to another guest for the dates you cancelled.
your deposit will be credited to you in the form of a voucher to be used at another time.
LAST MINUTE CANCELLATIONS
(Constitutes any time less than 10 x days prior to check in) are not refundable.
We will always do our best to find another guest to fill your spot and if we are able to do so, we will issue you a voucher to be used at another time.
NOTE IMPORTANT EXCEPTIONS
We have a non-refundable policy for bookings made and paid in advance for the following dates and long weekends as listed:
Queens Birthday, Easter, Labor Day, Anzac Day, Australia Day, Melbourne Cup, Christmas and New Year Period: (December 20th through to January16th)
Special Events Weekends: example:( Rolling Stones concert at hanging rock)