Bathe in complete privacy, in heated mineral waters surrounded by nature and share a glass of champagne in your own cedar hot tub.

Completely Private Outdoor Bathing

Bathe in a completely private pool or hot tub, with or without clothes. Sink into steamy mineral waters with your partner, surrounded by mountains and rocks, in your own garden paradise.

Hot Mineral Springs Water

The mineral water at Balinese Retreat is drawn from deep within the surrounding mountains in the Dandenong Ranges aquifier. The water is heated to an ideal temperature for outdoor bathing. Not only are the mineral waters deeply relaxing, but they also provide many healing benefits for the body.

Massage Treatments

Choose accommodation packages at Balinese Retreat, combining outdoor bathing and a choice of massage treatments. Experience the soothing mineral rich waters of outdoor hot springs bathing, followed by a deeply relaxing aromatherapy or hot stone massage.

Indoor Bathing

Balinese Retreat also offers romantic couple’s accommodation packages with indoor bathing in a traditional Roman bathhouse – complete with adjacent steam temple and rain shower. Couples bathe in complete privacy, beneath a domed ceiling, surrounded by traditional mosaics and marble.

Prefer Indoor Bathing?Explore

Popular Bathing Packages

Bathing is available indoors in the Roman Bathhouse or outdoors in a completely private hot mineral pool. Hot mineral water bathing in a luxurious timber hot tub under the stars is available with resort accommodation packages.

Indoor Bathing (50 Mins)

Completely private indoor bathing in the Roman Bathhouse

$252 per person

Indoor Bathing + Massage

  • Indoor bathing in the Roman Bathhouse for 50 Mins
  • Massage for 50 Mins

$415 per person

Outdoor Bathing (50 Mins)

  • Completely private outdoor bathing
  • Hot mineral spring water

$147 per person

Outdoor Bathing + Massage

  • Outdoor Bathing 50 mins
  • Massage 50 mins

$345 per person

What Couples Say

This awesome place has exceeded my expectations! From the entrance of the property to the smallest detail-superb!! Thank you for making us feel very special people. The massage was excellent, the food ahh! Thanks for making our 15th Wedding Anniversary worth remembering

Janette and NagmleniMay 2013

This incredible place you have here is absolutely breathtaking! Wow, what a unique place in the eastern suburbs. The food and all service were flawless! We will be back and be recommending your stunning Balinese Resort to everyone!

Luisa and HeathJuly 2013

What a wonderful hidden oasis, from the minute you drive in it is just WOW! Have enjoyed every minute of our stay, everything is just 1st class, only regret is that we didn't book 2 nights!

Georgie and Darren23rd Feb 2013

The Finer Details

Finding Your Way

Our romantic accommodation and spa resort is located in the Dandenong Ranges in Victoria. An easy 45 minute drive from the centre of Melbourne brings you to the lush mountain landscape of the Dandenong Ranges, filled with soaring mountain ash forest and small villages with historic gardens, restaurants and galleries. Your romantic accommodation is a private Balinese style wonderland for you and your partner to explore and be pampered in absolute seclusion.

Drive east of Melbourne on Canterbury Road to Montrose. Turn onto York Road, then into Inverness Road. Access Mountain Crescent via Inverness Road.

14 Mountain Crescent, Montrose, Victoria, Australia 3765

Inclusions In Every Spa Therapies Package

When you arrive for your romantic getaway, we have some special treats for you.

Welcome drinks including a premium beer and a mixed drink (or similar)
Luxurious bath sheets and linen


The Balinese Retreat adjoins two water bodies and this may be perceived as hazardous and or dangerous. Under the circumstances and to the extent permitted by law, we do not accept liability in the event of damage, loss or injury to persons or property at Balinese Retreat arising from any cause whatsoever. All guests are hereby notified that Balinese Retreat has inherent dangers and all guests acknowledge that they enter Balinese Retreat at their own risk.


The Balinese Retreat took 18 months to build and is constructed from materials which are extremely flammable. For this reason smoking is not permitted inside the building. Guests are also advised that the use of candles, tea lights or other burning materials including incense are also not permitted.

No Refunds Will Be Given.


Balinese Retreat offers a boutique resort experience, however due to the small nature of the resort we do not offer a Bellhop to carry luggage to the retreat.


If you wish to cancel your accommodation reservation the following terms and conditions apply: Cancellations within 2 months of arrival 50% of total paid will be refunded. Within one month of arrival all monies will be forfeited. No refund can be given in the event of non-arrival, any unused services or unused nights due to illness, weather disruption or related emergencies. Should a request be made to move an existing booking management reserves the right to transfer a booking to another date at i’s discretion. A fee of $200.00 per day will apply to any transferred bookings. Transferred bookings will not be offered for long weekends or public holidays. If you decide to leave early no refunds will be issued for the unused portion of your stay, package or unused spa services. We recommend that you protect yourself with travel insurance. Rates are subject to change without notice.