PLEASE BE ADVISED - THECOTTAGENARRAWONG WILL BE UNABLE TO CONFIRM NEW BOOKINGS UNTIL AFTER JUNE 15th. APOLOGIES FOR THE INCONVENIENCE.
NORMAL PROCESSING OF BOOKINGS WILL RESUME FROM JUNE 15th.
UNIQUE HISTORIC RURAL PROPERTY.
ON LARGE ACERAGE WITH BUSH, BEACH AND PRIVACY.
BACKS SECLUDED OCEAN BEACH
CENTRAL TO MANY COASTAL ATTRACTIONS
NATIONAL PARKS AND THE GRAMPIANS.
Historic and Spacious Cottage.
Restored with all the comforts.
Private, you cannot see another house from The Cottage.
DOG FRIENDLY - Inside area available on request. Plus secure undercover outside dog enclosure.
Built around 1840 from limestone rocks, The Cottage Narrawong is one of the oldest houses continuously occupied in Victoria. Conveniently located on the Princes Highway 30 mins west of Port Fairy and 15 mins from Portland.
Beautifully restored with its history in mind. Original fittings throughout but with all modern comforts added. A fully equipped, self - contained and very comfortable, cosy but spacious cottage right on the coast.
THE TARRIFFS INCLUDES :
ALL BEDDING, LINEN, TOWELS, TOILETRIES, TEA/COFFEE, ALL HOUSEHOLD SUNDRIES AND FIREWOOD IN WINTER.
The back gate leads to beautiful coastal dunes (part of the property) through heathland onto a very secluded wild open beach.
PLEASE NOTE:In Wet Winters part of the track may form a natural biilabong, associated with the Surry River Estuary. (Beach access is then available via a little used public access track close by or by using the dinghy provided and rowing across - approx 50mts - see pic. )
There is an abundance of wildlife, birds and native vegetation on the property but it is dog friendly.
The sandstone slab verandahs add to the ambience with the original outdoor kitchen a feature of the courtyard.
The family room is large and very comfortable with TV, DVD, books, games and views of the garden.
The kitchen is country style with all the amenities and equipment required for a family.
2 bedrooms (sleeps up to 5 )with garden outlooks
2 living areas, one with OFP.
Large, fully equipped kitchen.
Spacious bathroom with a bath and separate shower.
Separate toilet and laundry.
There is also a hot outdoor shower for washing beach sand off in Summer.
Undercover parking for 2 cars and plenty of space for caravans and trailers allows travellers to park securely.
Part of the house is available for House-trained dogs to sleep inside at night and beds can be provided for them also if necessary. There is also a dry,clean and secure undercover outside dog enclosure if you're visiting the local National Parks.
A home away from home providing all the amenities expected but with the added benefits of privacy, space, a bush outlook and the beach. The convenience of mains rd access to 2 interesting towns, plus lots of natural features are close by to explore.
Information on Narrawong and surrounds
Narrawong is a small township 1.6 kms west of The Cottage and is situated on the Surry River Coastal Estuary. The Narrawong General Store is open 7 days from 7am - 7pm. It sells a small range of food items, is a bank and Post Office.
Don't forget to collect your free Weekend Age newspapers.
THE COTTAGE IS CENTRAL TO MANY ATTRACTIONS :
The delights of Port Fairy with its history, restaurants and cafes are 30mins east and Portland with its beautiful harbour and fishing boats is 15mins west. The Flora and Fauna of the Grampians is just 1 hour Nth.
Discovery Bay, The Blowholes and Petrified Forest, Glenelg National Park, and Bridgewater Bay are all east and easily accessible from The Cottage. Mt Eccles NP is less than an hrs drive and Mt Richmond NP is 20mins from Portland. Or you can explore the numerous wonderful coastal spots with cliffs, rocky outcrops and wild seas then stop for lunch at either the beachfront Bridgewater Bay Cafe (dogs permitted)or the Cape Nelson Lighthouse cafe and view the spectacular cliffs.
Bring your bike and ride from The Cottage up to the Saw Pit Picnic area directly Nth in the bush on Mt Clay or walk along the beach to where the Surry River meets the sea and swim in the river or the sea. The beach is patrolled on weekends in Summer.
PLEASE CHECK PRICING AND OTHER DETAILS WITH THE OWNER DIRECTLY BEFORE PROCEEDING TO A BOOKING.
- Clothes dryer
- Cooking Facilities
- DVD player
- Ironing Facilities
- Linen Supplied
- Open Fireplace
- Pets allowed
- Towels Supplied
- Washing Machine
- ceiling fans
- electric blankets
- free local calls
- free weekend Age
- full kitchen
- gas cooking
- outdoor summer shower
- secure pet enclosure
Tarriffs are for up to 5 guests and include all bedding, linen, towels, quality toiletries, household sundries and firewood in Winter. Weekly discounts apply all year (excludes Easter and Xmas School hols). MIN. 3 NIGHT STAY SCHOOL AND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS.
15% off nightly rates for all weekly stays in 2013. Plus Pet fees are reduced 50%. (excludes Easter and Xmas holidays only)
Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner.
Prices listed based on 5 adults. Property has 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 5 people.
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