Reconnect with nature in this unique treehouse retreat

Natural swimming pool and waterfalls on 7 acres - under an hour from Melbourne

This unique and seriously luxurious villa in the trees is peacefully set in Victoria’s Dandenong Ranges, less than an hour outside of Melbourne. The brainchild of International award winning landscape designer Phillip Johnson who with wife Sarah brings to you pure luxury amongst Mountain Ash trees and lush natural bushland on 7 acres just twenty minutes from the Yarra Valley.

Escape to peace and quiet and reconnect with nature, swim in the beautiful natural chemical free swimming pool, listen to tumbling waterfalls and watch the abundant birdlife from the comfort of this two bedroom retreat or down by the Billabong. The property is fully heated and air-conditioned with complementary Wi-Fi. 

The space
Find a beautifully appointed kitchen with breakfast basket including fresh free range eggs from Phillip & Sarahs nearby farm. The living areas are spacious and open with magnificent views down toward to the garden, forest and Yarra Valley beyond. This is a truly unique property which has won numerous awards for its beauty and sustainable practice. This home was also the inspiration for Phillips Best in Show winning garden at the RHS International Chelsea Flower show.

You are a short drive to four different townships of Sassafras & Olinda both vibrant tourist hubs, quaint Kallista for boutique shops or a coffee stop or Monbulk, where you can stock up on essential supplies. Only 20 minutes from the beautiful Yarra Valley this is a house that will delight on every level. You will not find a property like this anywhere else.

Guest access
Park undercover and enter off the decking, you will have access to this entire property to explore and relax in. A stunning natural pool awaits and a second billabong with multiple waterfalls sets the scene beautifully. Native plants are the stars of this garden but you will also find a plentiful seasonal veggie patch for you to use.

Interaction with guests
For bookings email Sarah Johnson on or go direct to Airbnb to start your booking and ensure you enjoy your piece of paradise.

The neighbourhood
The forest surrounding Billabong Falls is made up of towering Mountain ash trees - some of the largest trees in world. You will sometimes see wallabies bounding through the landscape and kookaburras diving in the natural pool from the trees above. The landscape is truly energising, you will agree that this is a perfect patch of paradise.