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Bowerbird Cottage at Barrington Rainforest Estate

SuperhostSalisbury, New South Wales, Australia
Entire cabin hosted by Michelle
5 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cabin to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Clean and tidy
5 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Michelle is a Superhost
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Bowerbird Cottage is a rustic timber cottage on Barrington Rainforest Estate. Beautifully located between the World Heritage Listed Barrington Tops National Park and the Chichester State Forest. Peaceful, remote and without mobile phone reception or internet it is an ideal weekend tech free getaway. The wilderness is our backyard so there are abundant animal and bird visitors including Bowerbirds, lyrebirds, pademelons, plentiful parrots , possums and our gorgeous brush turkeys !

The space
Bowerbird Cottage is family friendly but also great for couples. Bedroom 1 is downstairs with a queen size bed, the loft has a queen and a single. Bathroom has a shower over a spa bath. Shampoo, hand wash , soap, body wash and conditioner are supplied. The kitchen is well equipped with pots, pans, toaster, kettle, electric frypan , cutlery and crockery. Dishwashing liquid, cloths, teatowel , scourer and wild bird seed are supplied. There is a 4 burner gas cooktop, toaster oven & microwave (note no regular size convection oven ) . There is a gas heater and reverse cycle air conditioner and smaller column oil heaters in bedrooms . In winter beds have electric blankets and winter weight quilts . The kitchen and dining are combined and there’s a large adjoining loungeroom ( unique to this cottage) with plenty of room to spread out. The loungeroom has TV ( with USB port -recommend downloading movies before your stay), DVD player, coffee table with storage of tennis equipment , bookcase with selection of books and DVDs. The undercover front verandah overlooks the all weather tennis court, BBQ hut and forest. The cottage is equipped with a gas bbq on the verandah . Parking is underneath the cottage. Guests need to bring all food with them as nearest store is 40 minutes away in Dungog.

Guest access
Guests have access to the 10 acres of the Rainforest Estate including BBQ areas and tennis court - racquets and balls are in the coffee table cupboard in the cottage for your use. There is also direct access to Barrington Tops National park and Chichester State Forest. A short 2 minute stroll to the Williams River and lovely Crystal Pools swimming hole. On the way you pass the 2 signposted bushwalks, Bluegum Loop and Rocky Crossing. A short drive to State forest camp sites, walking tracks and picnic areas. Further afield to Dungog and Chichester Dam.

Other things to note
There are no services in the surrounding area and nearest stores are in Dungog , 40 minutes away. Guests need to bring all supplies with them and be fully independent.
As we adjoin a National park no domestic pets are allowed.
No internet or mobile reception on site but can be accessed less than 2km away ( depending on provider)
Basic satellite TV reception but many books , DVDs and games in the cottage.
Bowerbird Cottage is a rustic timber cottage on Barrington Rainforest Estate. Beautifully located between the World Heritage Listed Barrington Tops National Park and the Chichester State Forest. Peaceful, remote and without mobile phone reception or internet it is an ideal weekend tech free getaway. The wilderness is our backyard so there are abundant animal and bird visitors including Bowerbirds, lyrebirds, pademelo…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 single bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Hot tub
Air conditioning
TV
Heating
Free street parking
Hair dryer
Bathtub
Fire extinguisher

Accessibility

Extra space around toilet
Fixed grab bars for shower

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Salisbury, New South Wales, Australia

There are other cottages so there may sometimes be other visitors especially on weekends. Please respect the peace and quiet of the
surroundings and of the wildlife. Remember tread softly and take only photographs.

Hosted by Michelle

Joined in January 2016
  • 43 Reviews
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I love to travel and recently spent time in Iceland and Bermuda. Also enjoy family history research, reading, bushwalking, swimming and am a keen environmentalist.
During your stay
There is a folder in the cottage containing information about the surrounding area and places of interest you may like to visit during your stay. There are maps of local walking trails on kitchen wall. Guests will have complete access to the cottage. The key can be accessed from back door key lock. We will provide the code via email a few days prior to arrival. We are able to be contacted by phone or email unless we are already onsite.
There is a folder in the cottage containing information about the surrounding area and places of interest you may like to visit during your stay. There are maps of local walking t…
Michelle is a Superhost
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 2:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
Safety & Property
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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