Destination guide

The relaxing city of Daylesford awaits you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Daylesford. Well known for its spas, coffee shops and lake, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Daylesford

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Daylesford has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hepburn Springs Golf Course (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Hepburn Bathhouse & Spa (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • The Tangled Maze (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Daylesford

Travellers appreciate the panoramic lake views and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Daylesford has to offer. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Daylesford is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Daylesford (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Wombat Hill Botanic Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Hepburn Mineral Springs Reserve (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Laurie Sullivan Reserve (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lavandula Swiss Italian Farm (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Mt Franklin (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Daylesford

Fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), the closest airport, located 44.8 mi (72.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 49.2 mi (79.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Daylesford Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Daylesford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 467 holiday lettings around Daylesford. From 61 cottages to 18 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Daylesford? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Daylesford. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Daylesford Station: 565 holiday lettings
  • Mill Markets: 550 holiday lettings
  • Convent Gallery: 561 holiday lettings
  • Daylesford Regional Visitor Information Centre: 548 holiday lettings
  • Daylesford Museum and Cultural Centre: 548 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Daylesford listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Daylesford?

Yes, of course. offers 61 Cottages in Daylesford. Our other popular types of Daylesford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 333 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 25 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Daylesford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Daylesford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.