secluded & self contained
Parkwood Cottage, situated at the highest point on the Great Ocean Road, is a recently completed cottage exclusively for couples. Being located within the owner's extensive property enables guests to take full advantage of the magnificent surrounds. Rainforest walks, water features, loads of native parrots and of course this property can also boast its own gloworms. The evenings literally come alive!
Sometimes it's just necessary to have a break and where you have that break will often depend how you feel afterwards, when you return home, when you return to work. Rest assured, Parkwood Cottage, nestled in the hills of the Otway Ranges will provide you with all that is necessary to reinvigorate your senses. Stay at Parkwood Cottage and let nature reveal herself to you.
Parkwood Cottage is fully self contained with all the amenities you will need to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. The cottage is the perfect base for those who wish to explore all that the Great Otway National Park has to offer. Only 40 minutes to the 12 Apostles and 20 minutes to the Otway Fly - the longest and tallest rainforest canopy walk in the world. Travelling towards Apollo Bay, the Cape Otway Lighthouse is only 25 minutes away. Lavers Hill, the hub of the local community, is just minutes from Parkwood Cottage and has numerous tearooms and a hotel which serves fine cuisine at very reasonable prices. Just a short drive will bring you to some fabulous local cafes and restaurants. If you are intent on total relaxation why not enjoy a massage in the privacy of your own cottage.
As well as being situated on the Great Ocean Road and within the Great Otway National Park, we are also about midway on the Great Ocean Walk Lavers Hill is a good spot to base yourself if you are considering doing the walk. The local tavern in Lavers Hill has an excellent chef for evening meals and we can organize a shuttle service for you if required.
If you intend to stay elsewhere on the Great Ocean Road either before or after your stay with us then there are a few very good sites to check out like: www.otwaysaccommodation.com.au and www.greatoceanroadaccommodation.directory.