Riverwood Cottage

East Warburton • Houses • From $250/Night

Historic Cottage on the Yarra River

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  • East Warburton
  • Houses
  • Arrival Time: 15:00
    Departure Time: 11:00
    Hours: 09:00 - 18:00


Riverwood Cottage Warburton Accessible Accommodation

Riverwood Cottage is a historical cottage situated on the Yarra River flats that has been lovingly restored to accommodate guests requiring a roll-in shower and level access. With three bedrooms, the property is easily accessible with ramp access and a widened doorway. Inside is all hardwood flooring which flows throughout with no steps. Winter Special 2024 Riverwood   Riverwood Cottage Warburton Accessible Accommodation is listed as Level 1 - Assisted as the grab rail and shower chair are small.

NOTE: There is currently no path from the car park to the ramp and you will need to traverse grass.

  One of the three bedrooms has queen size beds and widened entry. The second room with a queen-size bed has an ensuite, and the third room contains a single bunk and queen. The main bathroom has a roll-in shower and separate toilet room, all fitted with widened doorways and handrails. A basic shower seat is available if required The property is just 3 minutes from central Warburton which allows visitors to enjoy all that the amazing Upper Yarra Valley has to offer.  

Key accessible features:

  • Fixed grab bars
  • Shower chair
  • Step-free access
  • Step-free shower
  • height adjustable toilet seat with side grab rails
  • Only Registered Service animals are permitted. Must have Certification paperwork. Pets in general are not permitted. (BYO bed and bowls.)

NOTE: there is a height-adjustable toilet seat with side rails for the toilet.


Distance to the nearest hospital?

Maroondah hospital 47 km


Activities In And Around Riverwood Cottage Warburton Accessible Accommodation

  The property backs onto the Yarra River and allows access to your own piece of tranquillity. Or take an amazing walk along the river trail (flat and smooth) from the property that leads through the caravan park and into Warburton township. A short drive up through the beautiful Yarra Ranges National Park to the rainforest gallery viewing platform with wheelchair access, that takes you into the rainforest canopy 15 meters above the ground. Then drive further up the mountain for views over the valley, and in winter for snow play! Warburton Rainforest Gallery: A 350 metre long elevated walkway takes you through the Rainforest Gallery where you will see magnificent 65-metre tall old growth Mountain Ash trees, ancient Myrtle Beech trees, There is a viewing area that is suitable for wheelchairs, prams but the actual gallery is down some steep stairs. Click HERE for more info. Discover the magic of the redwoods at East Warburton. Sequoia Sempervirens or Californian Redwood trees are significant because of the history and extent of the plantation. There are over 1476 trees ranging from 20 metres to the tallest being 55 metres. De Bortoli Yarra Valley Estate has wheelchair and disability access to both cellar door and restaurant and has recently had a lift installed between both. Click HERE Margaret Lester Walk Hard surfaced track suitable for wheelchairs and prams. Click HERE for more info. The toilet block at Birrarrung Park is wheelchair accessible. There are 2.8 kilometres of flat sealed trails. Click HERE for more info. The Lilydale to Warburton rail trail is one of Australia's most popular, with a backdrop of mountains including Yarra Ranges National Park this trail passes through a picturesque landscape following the Yarra River Valley. More info HERE

Not quite what you are after?

That’s ok, Explore our range of listings HERE. A range of holiday Accessible accommodation around Australia. From holiday houses, retreats, cabins, houseboats, farm stays resorts, hotels, motels B&B’s, and more. Be inspired by holiday ideas: Pet-Friendly Accessible Accommodation: CLICK HERE Holiday Accommodation options with Beach Wheelchair Hire nearby: CLICK HERE Holiday Accommodation options with Accessible Swimming Pools nearby: CLICK HERE

Please note: The booking page for all properties listed on Accessible Accommodation may list both accessible and non-accessible rooms. All accessible rooms are indicated in the room title. Accessible Accommodation bears no responsibility for the booking of an incorrect room type.


  • Accessible Toilet Seat
  • Fireplace / Fire Pit
  • Heating
  • Non-Smoking
  • Smoking Allowed (outside where permitted)
  • TV
  • Bathroom Amenities
  • Fixed Grab Bars
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Shower Chair (wall mounted or free-standing)
  • Step-Free Access
  • Washing Machine
  • Fans
  • Games
  • Laptop Suitable Workspace
  • Smoke Detector
  • Step-Free Shower

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What disability amenities are included?

Fixed grab bars Shower chair Step-free access Step-free shower

Is there a disabled parking spot on the property that is at least 2.4m wide?


Is the car parking space undercover (clearance height of at least 2.5 m)?


Is there an accessible path from the car park to entry of accommodation?


The pathway to the front door is accessible- wide (greater than 80 cm) and step free?


Is there step free access to the rooms?


What is the door width to the property entrance (at least 80 cm)?

87 cm

What is the door width to the accessible bedroom (at least 80 cm)?



Cancellation policy

Booking Conditions and Cancellations: All reservations require full payment or payment confirmation from a plan manager at the time of booking. Bookings become non-refundable 90 days from check in although they are transferrable to alternative dates at the same property. New dates booked must be of equal or higher monetary value. For changes made to bookings within 7 days of check in a cancellation fee of 100% of the booking cost will be charged. We do not offer refunds or reschedule bookings due to weather events, traffic delays or natural disasters. You are encouraged to take out travel insurance to cover such events. No refunds will be given for late arrivals, early departures or unused days of your holiday rental period. Any changes or cancellations must be made via email to bookings@theaccessiblegroup.com
Damages & Repairs:
You will be charged at cost to repair or replace items if there is malicious, deliberate, or negligent damage to the property. You become financially responsible for any and all damage and loss to the property and its contents from the date and time you check in, to the date and time you check out. To avoid blame, you are required to immediately notify us if anything is amiss when you arrive at the property.
The house will be cleaned prior to your arrival. Please keep it clean and leave it how you found it including furniture placement, if excessive cleaning is required over and above a standard clean upon your departure, you will be charged the cost.
No smoking inside the property under any circumstances If you need to smoke, please do so away from the property doors to ensure that the smoke does not enter. If evidence of smoking inside the property is detected, you will be charged for steam cleaning of rugs, lounge suites and furniture, laundering of all soft furnishing and linen, plus replacement of linen where necessary.
No Party Policy:
We have a strict ‘no party’ policy. Only the guests staying at the property are permitted to be present. If there is, or is evidence of a party/function, you will be asked to vacate the property and charged for any non-standard cleaning and damages to the property.
We’re dog lovers too. If your dog is well behaved, and poop collected, we’d love to have them stay! If you plan to bring your puppy dog, please seek approval by email to bookings@theaccessiblegroup.com prior to booking. We will request a pet bond, which will be refunded in full if there’s no damage or additional cleaning required (including pet hair and poop).

212 Woodspoint road East Warburton Victoria 3799
Arrival Time: 15:00
Departure Time: 11:00
Hours: 09:00 - 18:00

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