Welcome to Bendles Cottages

A tranquil place to stay, country style accommodation for couples in Maleny

Edna Walling Style Accommodation & Garden Workshop Edna Walling Style Accommodation & Garden Workshop

PACKAGE DETAILS Welcome to an exclusive, inclusive & personal workshop on the Edna Walling style of gardening. Learn about the plants she used, her style of planting and the magnificent stone work…. all in one place and spread over three relaxing days in the beautiful setting of Bendles Cottages. Time also, to enjoy the local […]

Bendles – an Edna Walling Story Bendles – an Edna Walling Story

Bendles Cottages and surrounding gardens in Montville/Maleny has been designed in tribute to Enda Walling  (1895 – 1973).  Edna loved meandering, organically designed gardens.  Having emigrated from England, Edna’s first gardens were English style. ln l92l Edna Walling built her first cottage at Bickleigh Vale, Mooroolbark, Victoria. She named it Sonning and it was there, […]

About Bendles About Bendles

Bendles Cottages, Maleny is perfect for your romantic weekend getaway. For your escape, anniversary or birthday celebration, wedding night, unforgettable honeymoon or leisurely short break holiday choose Bendles Cottages. It’s ideal for couples at Maleny in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, Queensland. Your stay can include a sumptuous breakfast, double spas, tennis for 2, soothing massages, […]

Contact Contact

Bendles Cottages 937 Maleny-Montville Road BALMORAL RIDGE  QLD  4552 Phone Sue & John Ede phone +61 07 5494 2400 admin@bendles.com.au Bendles cosy country cottage accommodation in Maleny for your romantic getaway is situated on Maleny Montville Road. From Brisbane travel the Bruce Highway north towards the Sunshine Coast. Turn Left on the Steve Irwin Way / […]

Extra Touches Extra Touches

Seafood Platter For that special evening why not sit back and relax with a bottle of wine or bubbly of your choice and have a Seafood Platter for two delivered to your cottage. Combination of hot and cold seafood, bugs, natural oysters, smoked salmon, marinated mussels, fresh Mooloolaba prawns, Hervey bay scallops, coconut tiger prawns, […]

Rates Rates

GARDEN COTTAGE MIDWEEK $268 per cottage/night (1 night) $252 per cottage/night (2 night minimum) $235 per cottage /night (3 night minimum) WEEKENDS Weekend $282 per cottage/night (2 night minimum) Long Weekends $262 per cottage/night (3 night minimum -Fri to Mon) Garden Cottage Romantic Escape 2 nights Friday-Saturday $ 792 per couple 3 nights Sunday – […]

Cottages Inclusions Cottages Inclusions

Each Cottage is private and accommodates up to 2 persons.  The Cottages all have wood fireplaces, double spas, LCD TV, DVD/CD, i-pod docking station, air-conditioned and Wi-Fi. GARDEN COTTAGE INCLUSIONS Enjoy the privacy and charm of Sonning, Downderry, Bickleigh and Mistover cottages with cooked breakfast served on the veranda during your romantic weekend getaway or arise at […]

Your Hosts Your Hosts

Sue and John have been at Bendles Cottages since March 2013. We both love meeting new guests (as well as return visitors) and certainly enjoy a chat.  Our guests are welcomed at Reception and then shown to their cottages.  And that’s when our guests’ private getaway begins… All our guests’ privacy is respected

News from Bendles

Weeping Mulberry in Season

Enjoying the fruits from this beautiful ornamental weeping mulberry.  The fruit is smaller but flavour is just as intense.  Memories of my childhood!


What our customers are saying.

  • Trevor & Kerry – Mistover

    Thank you your hospitality John & Sue. Mistover was everything we expected. Looking forward to coming back. Trevor & Kerry. 9-12th June 2015

    - Trevor & Kerry – Mistover
  • S & K – Mistover

    Another lovely weekend away. Thank you John & Sue for a relaxing break. We look forward to seeing the new garden plantings when they have grown a bit more. Thank you S & K. June long weekend 2015

    - S & K – Mistover
  • Peter & Alana – Downderry

    We had a wonder stay in our little cottage.  Sue & John were absolutely lovely! The breakfast was amazing and so was the view. We will definitely be back! Thank you for you hospitality. Peter & Alana.  14/06/15

    - Peter & Alana – Downderry
  • Tom & Mary – Downderry

    What a fantastic place to spend our 46th Wedding Anniversary. Very cosy, quite, peaceful, a home away from home. Sue & John made us so welcome & fulfilled every need. Thank you so very much, we will return. Tom & Mary. 5-6-7 June 2015

    - Tom & Mary – Downderry
  • Ross & Lillian – Bickleigh


    It’s been very peaceful for us, our hosts Sue & John have made us very comfortable and have thought of every thing and I must say the cabin is spotless. It won’t be hard to say we will be back. Ross & Lillian.  9th-12th June 2015


    - Ross & Lillian – Bickleigh