Self Contained Accommodation


_DSC3569 Pennyroyal is an oasis of rural tranquillity a short scenic drive from Lorne and the Great Ocean Road. Pennyroyal Farm shelters below the ridge looking out over the valley to State Forest. We offer a variety of private, self contained cottages to suit a range of needs and budgets in the valley, and manage a couple of others nearby.

Pets Welcome

Pets are allowed inside. We supply dog beds, two dog chains per cottage, stainless bowls, dog towels and a treat for each dog. See our Pet Welcome policy.

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Our Location

A lush fertile valley, famous for its Dairy and Raspberry farms for more than a century, running back to the foothills and Otway National Park, from the quirky rural community of Deans Marsh. Wild apples and plums ripen by the road and stream bearing witness to the areas fruitful past. Today's visitors can now choose from a variety of holiday options, cafes, pick your own berry farms, and wineries. We are only 20 minutes from Lorne, 10 minutes from the gorgeous country town of Birregurra and 15 minutes from the township of Forrest.

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Guest Reviews

We absolutely loved Original Cottage and its location, as did our dog Lottie. We look forward very much to a return visit. Thank you for your hospitality.
Original Cottage
We really enjoyed our stay—everything was perfect...the dog enjoyed her stay as well—thank you, we will certainly recommend staying here to all we know. ‘It’s the small touches that really made our stay enjoyable, such as the well stocked kitchen &pantry. We really our stay and our holiday with our dogs. Thankyou. 20/3/14
Honeysuckle Cottage
Probably the most relaxing holiday we have ever had and our puppy is already begging to come back. Thank you so much. We were very impressed with the accommodation and the surroundings. {we loved the goats) The level of service made for a very relaxing and enjoyable holiday. 14/3/14
Acacia Cottage