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The Source Otways

3.5 star property
Comfortable Tanybryn accommodations with kitchens

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The Source Otways

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Homestead with Private Waterfalls and Rainforest | Terrace/patio
Homestead with Private Waterfalls and Rainforest | Terrace/patio
Cottage with Private Waterfalls and Rainforest
Cottage with Private Waterfalls and Rainforest | Living area
Homestead with Private Waterfalls and Rainforest | Private kitchen

Overview of The Source Otways

8.0 out of 10 Very good
8.0/10 Very good

Property highlights

  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Free parking
  • Lounge area
  • Connecting rooms available
1255 Skenes Creek Rd, Tanybryn, VIC, 3249
Main amenities
  • 2 smoke-free accommodations
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Hiking/biking trails
Feel at home
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Kitchen
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate dining area
  • Living room

Room options

Homestead with Private Waterfalls and Rainforest

  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen Bed, 2 Single Beds and 1 Double Bed

Cottage with Private Waterfalls and Rainforest

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Queen Bed and 3 Single Beds

About this area


  • Chris's Restaurant & Villas - 10 min drive
  • Chris's Restaurant - 10 min drive
  • Chris's Restaurant - 9 min drive
  • Chris's Beacon Point Restaurant - 9 min drive
  • Skenes Creek Lodge Motel and Licensed Restaurant - 12 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

The Source Otways

When visiting Tanybryn, The Source Otways is a great choice to consider. Free self-parking is an added perk, and guests can keep active with on-site hiking/biking trails. Accommodation offer nice touches such as fireplaces, premium bedding and espresso makers.


English, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until 9:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests will receive lockbox information

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Property amenities

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): AUD 29.0 per day


  • Fridge (full size)
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Espresso maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Premium bedding
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Rollaway/extra beds: AUD 49.0 per day


  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Living room
  • Dining room

Outdoor areas

  • Garden
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Air conditioning


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Blackout curtains
  • No housekeeping

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Ecotours nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector


  • 2 rooms
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms avaliable

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: AUD 200 per stay
  • Deposit is payable by bank transfer and is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for AUD 29.0 per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 49.0 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
This property does not have lifts.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

Cottage Private Waterfalls Rainforest Tanybryn
Cottage Private Waterfalls Rainforest
Private Waterfalls Rainforest Tanybryn
Private Waterfalls Rainforest
The Source Otways Cottage
The Source Otways Tanybryn
The Source Otways Cottage Tanybryn

Frequently asked questions

Does The Source Otways offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Source Otways does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Source Otways?
As of 28 Sept 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Source Otways on 5 Oct 2023 start from AU$350, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Source Otways?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Source Otways?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Source Otways?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Source Otways?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Source Otways and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as hiking. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Enjoy amenities such as a picnic area and a garden.
Does The Source Otways have a kitchen or kitchenette?
Yes, there is a kitchen, which also includes an espresso maker, a coffee maker and cookware.
Does The Source Otways have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, this cottage features a garden.
What's the area around The Source Otways like?
The Source Otways is located a short 4-minute walk from Great Otway National Park.



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