Nestled at the foot of the Yarra Ranges National Park, Healesville Maroondah View Motel offers free WiFi and rooms with mountain views. Healesville Maroondah Motel is within a 5-minute drive of Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary and Yarra Valley Railway. It is a 10-minute from TarraWarra Museum of Art and a 20-minute drive from Yering Station Winery. All rooms have been renovated and feature a flat-screen TV, a fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. They also have laundry facilities and an ensuite bathroom with a hairdryer. Some rooms offer a private balcony.
Artist demonstrations can be seen Healesville Glassblowing Studio where you can witness the skilled and historic art form of glassblowing. Sculptures, chandeliers and jewellery are just some of the works regularly produced. Visitors to the glass blowing studio are welcome to watch the ancient and mesmerising art of glass blowing from the safe viewing area. The opportunity for a hands-on experience is also offered, make your own paperweight or book in for a beginner’s glassblowing class.
Explore the boutique shops & cafés along the main shopping precinct. With so many wonderful shops, art studios and cafes, Healesville township is a ‘must do’ on your next Yarra Valley trip. Meander along the main strip for some great window-shopping opportunities or divulge in some retail therapy – you won’t be disappointed!