DEVON COTTAGE is a rustic self-contained hideaway for a couple it is a uniquely furnished cottage just 3 minutes drive from Bowral's centre & 10-15 minutes to the other Southern Highland villages and vineyards. It is not suitable for the elderly, infirmed or children.
Set within 6-acres of beautiful gardens historic 1857 "Southdown" Estate is the perfect private, accommodation for a great getaway.
It is one of 4 unique self-contained cottages on the Estate.
DEVON COTTAGE - Winner 2014 EXCELLENCE IN ACCOMMODATION - is on the 6 acre gardened historic 1857 "Southdown" Estate
The estate is where old and new gardens and trees are blended into tranquil and timeless 'rooms'.
Wander among the old hedges, and the many cottage, herb, rose and herbaceous gardens. Enjoy the huge old trees, massed bulb plantings, sweeping lawns, pools and ponds, cherry walk, roomed gardens - parterre and Shakespeare garden and orchard all of which change dramatically through the seasons. The bird life is abundant.
While at Southdown you can take a stroll around the English-like countryside of Burradoo or take a pleasant 20 minute walk into Bowral for your coffee/lunch at one of the many wonderful cafes.
A wonderful romantic hideaway for a couple.
The original slab walls are from an 1880 fruit picker's hut that has been reconstructed on the Southdown Estate with an extra storey added.
The Cottage has a very unique rustic interior with an eclectic collection of country & Victorian furniture and bric a brac.
Upstairs (up steepish stable type staircase) the large bedroom/lounge with comfy sofa invites you to relax in front of the TV/dvd or you can enjoy the dormer window views overlooking the rose, cottage gardens and ponds.
Downstairs has a cosy living area with lounge, a dining corner with a TV and wood fire in winter. An old fashioned period kitchenette provides cooking full facilities with cook top, oven & microwave. The enclosed veranda provides an outdoor room to sit and enjoy the flora & fauna.
Reverse cycle air-conditioning, electric heating & fans ensures comfort all year round.
Devon Cottage, one of 4 Award Winning cottages, provides a unique cosy accommodation experience for a truly romantic and peaceful getaway. It is located in a sylvan setting of trees, hedges, ponds and garden rooms on the estate.
The cottage accommodation is totally self-contained and fully equipped for your relaxation.
It is set in the historic 1857 "Southdown" manicured 6 acre gardened estate. Your accommodation gives you access to this Southern Highlands iconic garden and yet you are just 3 minutes drive from the cafes, antique & boutique shops of Bowral town centre.
There are many restaurants, cafes, vineyards, open gardens and National parks and Southern Highlands villages to visit within a 15 minutes’ drive.
An initial 2 day complementary basket breakfast provided
Общение с гостями
We hope to meet you sometime during your stay.
Guests are encouraged to wonder and enjoy the garden Estate.
I am available on the phone or at the Homestead if required.
Please let me know if there are any concerns thank you.
Другие важные подробности
Additional single bed use (2 x singles) is $45 extra per night -(To be initially added or paid on site if required.)
A 3 or 4 night minimum stay applies to all public holidays.
( 3 night mid week Special Monday-Wednesday - are available on request)
An initial 2 day complementary basket breakfast is provided
Small Pet stay with owners consent - conditions & fee $40 applies
A wood basket available $35 - April-August only - to be paid cash on site if used.
The cottage & surrounds are non-smoking.
A wood fire is available April-August - $35 wood basket extra.
Visitors to the cottage are not allowed as the property is only available for the booked guests