Gourmet Escape

May 06, 2022

Long revered as Victoria’s regional culinary mecca, and one of the reasons foodies flock to Daylesford is the Two Night Gourmet Escape at Lake House. Here, a passionate hospitality team deliver inspirational contemporary, seasonal food matched with drops from one of Australia’s best wine lists. Under the direction of Culinary Director Alla Wolf-Tasker AM, the kitchen work with outstanding Australian produce including a raft of excellent small scale local suppliers and growers and their own Dairy Flat Farm.

Lake House guests have the opportunity to delve deeper on a guided tour around the productive gardens, orchard, olive grove and vineyard of Dairy Flat Farm. With almost 40 acres, the regenerative growing facility is located within 10 minutes of the flagship restaurant and includes 5 acres of vegetable gardens (where produce is handpicked for morning deliveries) and a bake house specialising in slow fermented sourdough for Lake House guests. For opportunities for learning on the farm, time your stay with one of the cooking, baking or bee keeping classes available throughout the year.

Sate your appetite for a gourmet retreat…

Two Night Gourmet Escape 

Package includes:

  • Two nights’ accommodation at Lake House
  • Breakfast daily
  • Four-course a la carte dinner in the Two Chefs Hats Lake House Restaurant one night
  • A sumptuous dinner in the comfort of your studio or suite on one night complete with cocktails, three courses, sides and wine
  • Complimentary visit to our Dairy Flat Farm – Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday 11.30 – 12.15. Visits are exclusive to lodge guests of Lake House and subject to availability and weather conditions.

All residential guests receive complimentary car parking, porterage and internet access. On-demand in-room movies, mini bar of non alcoholic beverages, beer and cider, use of the full-size tennis court, sauna and spa are also complimentary.

  • From $938 per person in a Lodge Studio
  • From $958 per person in a Waterfront Pool Studio
  • From $1183 per person in a Lodge Suite
  • From $1358 per person in a Waterfront Suite
  • T&C’s apply.

The Daylesford Village is a short stroll from the lodge and is home to an eclectic mix of interesting galleries, boutiques and explore a little further and you’ll find farm gates, markets, cellar doors and more.

For further information, visit or to make your reservation, visit.


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