Gourmet hotel breaks, Daylesford
Hungry for a gourmet break? From fine-dining country-house hotels and restaurants with rooms to Michelin-star-spangled kitchens at the culinary cutting edge, we've truffle-hunted hotels and foraged the world to cherry-pick those Smith stays that go above and beyond when it comes to cuisine. Whether you want a gastronomic experience par excellence or delectable farm-to-table fare, our gourmet breaks collection has a hotel to suit your foodie taste. Bon appetit!
Treat yourself to downtime at Victoria’s sybaritic spa town Daylesford, where gourmet getaway the Lake House hotel beckons. It’s two hours 20 minutes drive from Dunkeld (stop off at goldrush town Ballarat). Co-owner Alla Wolf-Tasker has long championed Victorian produce, so book ahead for her award-winning restaurant. You can also sample her food at casual café Wombat Hill House in the Botanic Gardens. In-house Salus Spa features treehouse-style treatment rooms, or indulge at Hepburn Bathhouse & Spa’s hydrotherapy Sanctuary.