1860s restored miners cottage in the country

4.75

Entire residential home hosted by Brigid

4 guests, 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1 bath
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You’ll have the house to yourself.
Great location
93% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
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A cute and charming cottage ideal for a country getaway. The cottage is cosy and fireplace way too inviting, so relax by the warmth with a book.
Fall asleep to the sounds of the frogs in the creek, pick up some fresh loaves from the artisan bakery just down the dirt-road, stock up on local produce from the nearby Farmer's Market (Saturday mornings) and take a 15min stroll into town to explore Castlemaine. Great walking trails are just minutes away.

The space
The cottage itself was originally a single-bed miner's cottage for a family of 7! It is now a two-bedroom retreat with modern bathroom / kitchen, laundry and a two-car garage. The backyard gets the best sun in the afternoons (perfect for cheese and wine!) while the front is great to sit at sunrise and sunset where you might be lucky enough to catch the roos hopping down the road towards the park.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Washer
Central air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Refrigerator
Microwave
Long-term stays allowed

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4.75 out of 5 stars from 95 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia

Hosted by Brigid

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House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 p.m.
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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