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Puffing Billy is proud to work with tourism businesses in our local community.

These provide excellent places to STAY in the Dandeong Ranges, Yarra Valley and beyond in conjunction with your visit to Puffing Billy.

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    Canterbury International hotel

    The Canterbury International hotel is a luxurious, charming and stylish 4.5 star accommodation venue featuring 72 refurbished suites and apartments; the perfect pitstop for travelers wanting to see it all.

    LOCATION | Forest Hill (Melbourne Eastern Suburbs)

    Chateau Yering

    The hotel offers elegant class and furnishings in its conference and accommodation spaces, complemented by lush gardens
    and the tranquility of our surrounds, only a 50 minute drive from the Melbourne CBD.

    LOCATION | Yering (Yarra Valley)

    Emerald Ridge Bed & Breakfast

    A fully equipped self-contained 2 bedroom cottage (sleeps up to 6 people) OR a private Guest Suite with King Bed, Lounge & an extra-large Ensuite with Spa and Double shower (sleeps 2 people).

    LOCATION | Emerald

    The Gallery Olinda Bed & Breakfast

    The Gallery Bed and Breakfast is a contemporary, romantic retreat for two, nestled in 1 ½ acres of old Hills gardens in Olinda.

    LOCATION | Olinda

    Lilydale Pinehill Caravan Park

    Lilydale Pine Hill Caravan Park is central to Victoria’s famous Yarra Valley and the Dandenong Ranges.Choose a cabin to suit, ensuite or drive thru site for your RV’s, or large rig. Powered and unpowered sites to compliment your budget.

    LOCATION | Lilydale

    Valley Ranges Getaways

    Immerse yourself in the Dandenong Ranges by staying in one of the region’s most unique properties. Choose from a selection of beautiful private hills houses, studios and cottages for couples, groups, families and even your fur baby.

    LOCATION | Sassafras and Olinda

    Yarra Ranges Country Apartment

    Secluded Self Contained Family Holiday Accommodation which ccommodates 4 people with a private driveway, pet-friendly, alfresco area with BBQ and many colourful native birds visiting.

    LOCATION | Mt Evelyn

    Yering Gorge Cottages

    Yering Gorge Cottages features 13 self-contained, beautifully appointed one, two and five-bedroom cottages. All cottages include separate living and bedroom areas, and guests can relax on their wide balcony watching the kangaroos graze, whilst enjoying a glass of local Yarra Valley wine.

    LOCATION | Yering (Yarra Valley)

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    Where to EAT

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