Catering to families, friends, and special interest groups, Glenlowren stands out as a premier Yarra Valley Group Accommodation option. We provide a memorable stay customised to ensure your group’s unique requirements are met.
Welcome to Glenlowren, your go-to for Group Accommodation Yarra Valley. Tucked amidst the stunning landscapes of this picturesque region, our idyllic retreat promises an unforgettable blend of rural charm and modern comfort on our hundred-acre working farm.
Farm Life Experience
Our working farm brings a unique flavour to your group’s stay. Enjoy close encounters with friendly farm animals and relish the taste of locally-sourced breakfast ingredients – a delightful introduction to country life.
Memorable Group Experiences
Our spaces are designed with group enjoyment and cohesion in mind. They enable shared experiences, inspire interactions, and strengthen bonds, all while ensuring individual comfort and relaxation.
Yarra Valley at Your Doorstep
Immerse yourself in the rich experiences that the Yarra Valley offers. Renowned wineries, gourmet food trails, and breathtaking natural reserves are all within your reach, making every day of your stay an adventure.
The Farmstead, blending luxury with practicality, offers an ideal setting for group getaways, family celebrations, retreats, and special interest gatherings. With its spacious layout, chic country elegance, and glimpses of Glenlowren’s rich history, The Farmstead provides a memorable stay that blends beauty, comfort, and tranquillity.
The Farmstead comfortably sleeps up to 21 guests across 8 distinctive bedrooms and bathrooms:
The South Wing presents 4 elegantly appointed bedrooms, each with its own ensuite bathroom. Complemented by premium linen and carefully selected amenities, every room provides a serene environment for individual relaxation and retreat.
The North Wing, including the charming Garden Suite, mirrors the South Wing’s charm with 4 distinctively designed rooms. Each room, including the Garden Suite’s separate entrance and scenic views, delivers an elegant retreat, perfectly balancing shared enjoyment and personal tranquillity.
Communal Spaces & Dining
The heart of The Farmstead is a central common area, a hub for group enjoyment. This space offers dining tables capable of seating 28, perfect for communal meals and celebrations. This area also features a pool table, table tennis table, card tables, and inviting relaxation corners.
To cater to your group’s varied needs, The Farmstead has three fully-equipped kitchens within the North Wing, South Wing, and Garden Suite. These well-appointed kitchens provide everything needed for preparing delicious meals, contributing to the overall comforting atmosphere of your stay at Glenlowren.
The heart of The Farmstead is a charming outdoor courtyard, cradled by the North and South Wings in a welcoming U-shaped configuration. This alfresco space provides tables and chairs set against the stunning backdrop of our working farm. It’s a perfect spot for morning coffees, leisurely reads, or simply soaking up the fresh Yarra Valley air. This courtyard, easily accessible from both wings and the communal area, effortlessly blends indoor and outdoor spaces, enriching your group’s shared experience.
Scenic Walks: Explore our working farm through scenic walks, savouring the beauty of the Yarra Valley.
Fresh Produce: Engage with our vibrant farm life by using fresh vegetables and fruits from our garden in your meals.
Wildlife Encounters: Experience the joy of nature as you meet our friendly farm animals and encounter native wildlife. This is a rare opportunity to reconnect with nature, spotting kangaroos, kookaburras, and an array of local fauna in their natural habitat.
Multi-Sports Court: Make the most of our Multi-Sports Court for dynamic group activities. Engage in a light-hearted basketball or pickleball match, or perfect your tennis skills with our hit-up wall. A 4-square play area is also available for children to enjoy.
Check-in 4pm Check-out 10am
Additional Accommodation Options
Expand your Glenlowren stay with our additional accommodation options – The Nissen Hut and The Cottage. Perfect for providing extra space and room flexibility for larger gatherings.
Book The Farmstead, The Nissen Hut, and The Cottage together for an exclusive group stay experience, comfortably accommodating up to 27 guests and ensuring complete privacy and full use of all facilities.
The Nissen Hut
This iconic building, filled with natural light, creates a warm, inviting atmosphere that encourages relaxation and contemplation. The Nissen Hut accommodates up to four guests, featuring two spacious ensuite bedrooms, a luxurious lounge area, a sleek modern kitchen and a spa bathroom. Outside, a private landscaped garden and wetlands offer a serene retreat to watch native wildlife.
Secluded by the lake and encased by rolling hills, the 19th-century Settler’s Cottage provides a tranquil haven for your conference guests. This single-bedroom cottage boasts a unique blend of heritage charm and modern amenities, featuring a cosy lounge, a fully equipped kitchen, and a king-sized bed. Whether warming by the log fire in winter or savouring local wine on the veranda in summer, The Cottage provides a peaceful backdrop for reflection and relaxation.
Our rates range from $2250 to $2700 per night for The Farmstead, depending on the timing and duration of stay. A two-night minimum stay is required and all bookings require a $1500 damage deposit, which is fully refundable if no damage claim is made.
The Farmstead consists of two wings and a common area and is usually booked together as one group accommodation. If you’re interested in booking only one wing, please get in touch with us to discuss options for the dates you are considering.
Please contact Tinne on 0407 345 050 or email@example.com if you have any special requests or would like to find out what the rates are for an extended stay (7 days or more).
The Farmstead, Yarra Valley group accommodation Daily rates are
2+ nights $2700 per night
4+ nights $2550 per night
7+ nights $2250 per night
- 45 days or more: full refund less $200 administration fee.
- 30 to 44 days: 50% refund
- Less than 30 days: no refund
If the booking is made more than 90 days in advance, a deposit option is available. Please contact Tinne on 0407 345 050 to arrange a 50% deposit payment to secure your booking. Balance is due 30 days prior to arrival date.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Farmstead at Glenlowren comfortably provides for 8 guests in single occupancy or up to 21 guests in a share arrangement. The Nissen Hut and The Glenlowren Cottage can be booked alongside The Farmstead for larger groups requiring additional accommodation. This effectively expands our capacity to accommodate 11 guests in single occupancy or up to 27 guests on a share basis.
Check-in time for The Farmstead Yarra Valley group accommodation is 4:00 pm, and check-out is 10:00 am.
We offer specialised services for wedding accommodations to ensure a perfect experience for the bridal party and guests. We recommend checking our Wedding Accommodation page for specific information. Please note that only The Farmstead is available for booking wedding accommodation.
Glenlowren is perfect for various group bookings, including family getaways, friends’ gatherings, special interest groups, small conferences and retreats. We don’t accommodate parties. Book now for your group accommodation Yarra Vally.
We understand the appeal of celebrating in our beautiful settings. However, to maintain the tranquil atmosphere of Glenlowren and respect all our guests’ privacy and experience, we have a strict no-party policy. Additionally, only registered guests included in your booking are permitted on the property. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in this matter.
Our group accommodation offers spacious communal areas, including a large dining room with tables for up to 28 people. We also have engaging activity areas with pool table, table tennis and peaceful nooks for personal relaxation.
Our Yarra Valley conference venue is approximately an hour’s drive from Melbourne, making it a convenient getaway from the bustling city. Ideal group accommodation Victoria
Yes, all linen is provided for the duration of your stay.
Each of our accommodation options comes with a fully-equipped kitchen. In The Farmstead, you will find two kitchen spaces, each with essential items for your convenience.
Yes, upon request, we can provide locally sourced breakfast ingredients.
At Glenlowren, we encourage guests to enjoy scenic walks through our working farm, relax in the gardens, use the multi-sports court, and partake in the local attractions of Yarra Valley, including wineries, markets, and art galleries.