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Bushland Retreat – Home 5782429 Cottage

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Cottage / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 2

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Bushland Retreat is the perfect place to relax and forget about the demands of life for a while, Portland is only a short drive away or to Cape Bridgewater (expansive beach to swim, surf, or stroll along any season of the year). There is 20 acres to explore with wallabies and kangaroos are often seen grazing, and are found koalas in trees or meandering across the property. There is abundant birdlife and nearby walks, caves & spring wildflowers. It is a place to call home while you enjoy the immediate environment or wider area. Best suited to couples, but can easily accommodate those travelling with children with futon in lounge area. Pets are by arrangement.

Eco-friendly self-contained cottage. Linen provided. Gas stove with standard oven & cooktop. Large bar fridge with freezer. Washing machine. TV/DVD.Able to accommodate those travelling with children - futon in lounge area. Conveniently located only 10 minutes from Cape Bridgewater Beach (seal colony, petrified forest,

Bushland Retreat is the perfect place to relax and forget about the demands of life for a while, Portland is only a short drive away or to Cape Bridgewater (expansive beach to swim, surf, or stroll along any season of the year). There is 20 acres to explore with wallabies and kangaroos are often seen grazing, and are found koalas in trees or meandering across the property. There is abundant birdlife and nearby walks, caves & spring wildflowers. It is a place to call home while you enjoy the immediate environment or wider area. Best suited to couples, but can easily accommodate those travelling with children with futon in lounge area. Pets are by arrangement.

Eco-friendly self-contained cottage. Linen provided. Gas stove with standard oven & cooktop. Large bar fridge with freezer. Washing machine. TV/DVD.Able to accommodate those travelling with children - futon in lounge area. Conveniently located only 10 minutes from Cape Bridgewater Beach (seal colony, petrified forest, Bridgewater Lakes,Tarragal Caves) or Portland township (first settlement in Victoria). Take a drive through or walk in our wonderful forests including the Mt Richmond & Cobboboonee National Parks. Appreciate the Budj Bim National Heritage Landscape of the local Aboriginal people Gunditjmara, at Lake Condah where you can see eel and fish traps, and the only remaining permanent houses built by an Indigenous community in Australia.

Not far along Telegraph Rd from Bridgewater Rd (approximately midway between Portland and Cape Bridgewater Beach). Please contact owner to obtain exact location at time of booking.

The cottage is set on 20 acres of undulating landscape. There are vistas over the reserve and water (dependent on rainfall) and ample stars on clear nights. There are over 100 species of birds recorded on the property. A pair of Wedge-tailed Eagles often glide over. Come and enjoy the tranquil environment that is near Portland and not far from the beach.

Location description from owner

The Victoria region

Bushland Retreat is a place to escape from the city or busy life to relax and refocus on the important things in life. At the property is very peaceful with only the natural surrounds. It is conveniently located only 10 minute drive into the Portland township (the first permanent settlement in Victoria - has historic buildings, harbour, tourist tram, fishing, restaurants) or Bridgewater beach (expansive sand swept beach, ideal for strolling or swimming; a quaint cafe that makes lovely breakfasts; seal colony, petrified forest). The area also has national parks in close proximity to BBQ, relax or explore. The property is frequently visited by koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, birdlife (over 100+ species) and emus.

Portland

The immediate neighbourhood is the Bat's Ridge Wildlife Reserve. While not far from Portland it is a place to relax and unwind. There are no major roads or railways nearby so your sleep is not disturbed. It is a very safe neighbourhood.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Beds in other rooms: Sofa Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Private garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Deck
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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House rules

Any pets are by arrangement only. They cannot be on furniture or bedding. Guests to bring own bedding for pet & clean up after pet as they would in any public space.
We welcome children but the accommodation is best for young children as the only additional bed is a futon in lounge (linen supplied)

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About the owner

Helen P.
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Calendar updated::
26 May 2017
Years listed:
2

Languages spoken: English


This Cottage has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and sleeps 2. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 30 Jan 2015. Located in Victoria, the average weekly rate is £376.

The property’s calendar was last updated on 26 May 2017.

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