Affording stunning views of the Wombat State Forest, Tasma House rests in the 1.5 acre landscaped gardens of the historic Tasma House and Gardens. The grounds - recognised as significant by Australia's Open Gardens Scheme - "feature majestic trees, towering hedges, wisteria arbors, banks of lavender, espaliered fruit trees, and ornamental ponds." There's even an in-ground, olympic-sized, trampoline! The famous Daylesford Mill Market is just a short walk away, and the bustling foodie heart of the town is only a brisk walk along the road. Beautiful Daylesford Lake is also within walking distance. Tasma House and Gardens is great for groups, clubs, girls weekends, workshops, retreats, training sessions, gatherings, weddings, as well as for 30th/40th/50th/60th-and-beyond birthday celebrations. Despite its proximity to Daylesford attractions, however, Tasma House and Gardens feels quiet and secluded. The main house provides accommodation featuring four double bedrooms, two separate lounges, both with large flat screen LCD TVs with DVD players, two bathrooms with bathshower over, a music room with a grand piano, and a large kitchen and dining area which is suitable for running workshops or group activities. Hydronic heating operates in the main house. Tasma House has a commercial espresso machine in the kitchen, free wireless internet access, and laundry access. hree separate garden bungalow rooms allow groups to add sleeping for up to eight more guests. There are six single beds and one double bed in these garden bungalow rooms which are situated about five metres from Tasma House and surrounded by terraces, courtyards and the tea garden. The "Potager," a self-contained cottage, is part of the Tasma House and Gardens private "village" -- having its own fully equiped kitchen, bathroom, LCDTVDVD, one double bed and two single beds. The "Potager" is perfect for the host(s) of a group or the early risers/late sleepers who need their own spot but still want to be part of the group. Bedroom 1 -- 1 x Double Bedroom 2 -- 1 x Double Bedroom 3 -- 1 x Double Bedroom 4 -- 1 x Double Bedroom 5 -- 1 x Double, 2 x Single Bedroom 6 -- 1 x Double, 2 x Single Bedroom 7 -- 2 x Single Bedroom 8 -- 2 x Single The property is for the exclusive use of the group in residence. Tasma House and Gardens is often utilised for wedding ceremonies. The wisteria arbour acts as an informal "aisle" with plenty of shade trees and garden "rooms" and vistas providing for great photographic opportunities. Ceremonies involving acoustic musicians in the gardens are permitted during daylight hours. Tasma House and Gardens is in a residential area, with all the comforts of a big, rambling, country house. As the mark of respect to our friends and neighbours who live in the area, functions and receptions are not encouraged There are a number of great country halls in the region, with local bus and taxi services to assist in getting people safely to and from these venues. A catering service to provide canapés and drinks after the ceremony is allowed under the ceremony tariff.