Ferntree Gully Hotel Accommodation

Ideally located at the foothills of The Dandenongs, The Ferntree Gully Motel is perfect for those wanting a break from city life and explore the many hidden treasures in the Dandenong Ranges. The famous 1000 Steps is just a 3 minute drive up the road with picnic grounds and numerous walking tracks.

The three and a half star (self rated) Motel offers comfortable rooms at affordable rates, and friendly personalised service. There are 34 rooms available, including standard rooms and spa rooms. Standard inclusions in each room such as TV, bar fridge, air conditioning, ensuite and tea and coffee making facilities. Guests can also enjoy free WIFI available in room.

The hotel offers a chance to relax after a big day of exploring with a Sports Bar and Dining area. The Bistro meals are available for lunch and dinner 7 days a week in the main building of the hotel. Guests receive a 10% discount on main meals in the Bistro.

Getting here

Motel is accessible by public transport, the closest train station is Upper Ferntree Gully (on the Belgrave line) it is approximately a 10 minute walk from the motel.

If driving from Melbourne CBD, to avoid tolls:

  1. Travel south on St Kilda Road and then take a left onto Toorak Road West.

  2. Travel along for approximately 30 km (Toorak Road West turns into Toorak Road then eventually becomes Burwood Highway).

  3. After the set of lights at Forest Rd, stay in the right lane and then take the exit lane, this will allow you to turn right into the carpark of the Motel.

Things to do in Ferntree Gully

  • 1000 Steps and picnic grounds

  • Sky High Observation Deck

  • Puffing Billy 'Australia's favourite steam train'

  • Tree Adventures, an awesome eco-adventure course situated in a beautiful heritage garden in Belgrave, close to Puffing Billy

  • Numerous National Park Gardens such as Alfred Nicholas Gardens

  • Olinda and Sassafras, popular tourist villages