Attractions

GiGis Bnb is the perfect location to see all the attractions that the Dandenongs have to offer.

From stunning mountain views to boutique villages with many unique shops, artist studios, fabulous restaurants and renowned gardens, the Dandenongs is an amazing place to visit all year round.

Within a short drive from your accommodation at GiGis, you can experience the Yarra Valley in all it’s glory. Whether it is the tourist attractions, fine restaurants or world class wineries, you are sure to be delighted with the variety and luscious surrounds.

Within an easy stroll form GIGIs

Miss Marples Tea Room

Miss Marples Tea Room

Set in a purpose built Tudor style building this restaurant plays homage to the memory of Agatha Christie’s novel character Miss Marple.

From a Ploughman’s lunch to home made pies you can expect your eyes to be bigger than your tummy!

Café de Beaumarchais

Café de Beaumarchais

Often referred to as “a little piece of Paris in Sassafras”. The building was erected in the late 1800’s and is the oldest existing building in Sassafras.

The cafe features a delicious range of locally made cakes with European flair, and offers a relaxed setting that gives you the ense of being somewhere else.

Ripe Café

Ripe Café

Ripe Cafe is a cosy eatery with a broad wooded decking and a fireplace. Serving breakfast, lunch and cakes all made fresh by talented chefs.

It’s Licensed with delicious vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options available.

GIGIs is the perfect getaway to explore the region.

Sassafras things to do:

  • Miss Marples Tea Room
  • Café de Beaumarchais
  • Black Kettle Tea Room
  • Tea Leaves Store
  • Ripe Deli and Café
  • See-Da-Wood Nursery
  • Flippin’ Pancakes Restaurant
  • Geppetos Wooden Toy Shop
  • Smith and Bits
  • Blue Stone Candles

Parks, gardens, walking trails:

  • Rhododendron
  • Pirianda gardens
  • R.j Hamer Arboretum
  • Mt Dandenong Arboretum
  • George Tindale Memorial Gardens
  • Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens
  • Fern Tree Gully – 1000 steps
  • Olinda Falls Picnic Ground
  • Kalorama Picnic ground
  • Cloud Hill
  • Karwarra Australian Plant Garden

Restaurants in the area:

  • Wild Oak
  • Copperfields
  • SkyHigh
  • Kelly’s Bar & Kitchen
  • Ranges Cafe
  • The Cuckoo
  • Ripe
  • The Pig & Whistle

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