Description

The cottage is on 100 acres of paddocks and bushland, surrounded by vineyards.
Prices are quoted as per person per night
Nestled in the burgeoning and exclusive wine district of Broke Fordwich, this delightful cottage provides a serene and comfortable base from which you can experience the beautiful and fascinating Hunter Valley

Because the cottage is in a beautiful Australian bushland setting, you have many opportunities to observe native flora and fauna, and if you are really lucky, at certain times of the year, some unusual Xmas beetles and other insects and perhaps small geckos may drop in.


Ring for more details and help with pricing

The open plan cottage does not have bedrooms but has an upstairs double bed area and the living area downstairs has a bed-sit section with one double bed and a child bed

Open fireplace

Linen and towels supplied

BBQ area.

Bush walking

River Access

No TV reception - however there is a TV and DVD recorder -

Included with each booking:
Ascella Pure Wines - Wine tasting, bottle of wine, cheese platter

Whispering Brook - complimentary, tutored walking tour of the vineyard, olive grove and winer

Catherine Vale - complimentary bottle of wine

Assistance with booking wine tours and shuttle buses to events

Linen - Finest quality sheets, towels etc


We are here to help your stay become even more enjoyable
Let us know what it is you want to do and we can use our local knowledge to help plan your stay

what our guests have to say

"So very glad to stay once again at Kim's Cottage. We've now experienced this home during two very different seasons i.e. winter & spring and each one has its own appeal. Will return again for sure."
John & Mary Barroll - 28th September


"We have fallen in love with this little organic cottage. I feel regenerated, relaxed and remarkably well. The erotica in hidden corners is gently exciting, the wildlife at sunset is positively divine. A truly lovely experience."
Linda & Pepe Moctezuma - 19th-21st April


"Thanks for offering such a beautiful experience in Hunter Valley. We loved the earthy decor and natural surrounding (waking up to the cuckatoos near our bedroom).
Thanks Eden for making this weekend magical!"
Stephen + Wen - 12th June


"Just love it and hope to come back, had the loft room wish I had the same at home.
Thoroughly enjoyed myself.
Thank you very much for the big chill out."
Lynette Bevan, Sydney - 12th February



"Peaceful, tranquil oasis. Lovely home. Thank you!"
Vincent, Lola & Zara - 15th April


"Even in the pouring rain, we still had a wonderful stay. Thank you so much for an incredible experience."
-Ben + Kiri - 3rd May


"We loved our stay. The middle of winter with the fireplace blazing at night is so hard to beat!
Loved the unique feel and the many artworks around the place. I can now say I've been head (sculpture) hunting in the Hunter!
Thank you for your hospitality and that nothing was too much trouble!"
Sincerely, Adrian - June

Rates and Conditions

WEEKEND - Friday and Saturday
$560 for up to 2 people for up to 2 nights
Extra guests $120 per night

WEEKDAY -
$480 for up to 2 people for up to 2 nights
Extra guests $100 per night

3rd and subsequent nights $100 per person per night

Public and School Holidays and Long weekends min number nights 3 $140 per person per night

All bookings are subject to our terms and conditions:
Bookings made using gift or prize vouchers are subject to ALL of our terms and conditions
BOND A bond of $100 is required to secure the booking.
If paying by credit card, the bond will be applied to the card IF REQUIRED.
Your approval for this action is implicit and verified by the confirmation of the booking.
The terms and conditions regarding minimum numbers of guests and nights are stated below
No smoking

Bookings made using gift or prize vouchers are subject to ALL of our terms and conditions



Public and School Holidays and Long weekends min number nights 3 $140 per person per night


Ring 65 79 12 59 for more details and help with pricing

Children under 5 years of age free
Children 5 - 12 years of age half price

Bookings are not confirmed unless a deposit has been received

A deposit of to the value of 30% of the booking fee is required to confirm the booking - refundable if the booking is cancelled 2 weeks or more before the booking date.

Full payment - non refundable - required 1 week before the booking date

Full refund available if cancelled 2 weeks or less before the booking date only if the accommodation let to another guest.

Split payments not accepted (Split payment means each or several guests paying portions of the cost - please arrange for one person to collect funds from other guests to make one payment)









Location

Rated 1 out of 5 by from Lack of care We stayed here in early Jan 2016, and ended up leaving early (losing money in the process). Very disappointed by the state of the house: extremely poor lighting in kitchen -the caretaker and companion visited and agreed with us, but didn't do anything to fix it -- I burned both hands due to darkness cooking at night. Found a huge ant nest under the toaster, a bit of a mess to clean up. No shower curtain in the bath (and no towel racks) so water goes everywhere, a mess. And wet towels. Poor lighting in the main living area, so difficult to read if cloudy or dark outside. This could be a lovely place, and our concerns/complaints have previously been noted in the book in the house, but it seems that the owner or caretaker don't care.
Date published: 2016-01-13
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Beautiful house but lots and lots of spiders The house is awesome as is the location but the spiders and cobwebs were really bad. They were everywhere. Had they just been cleaned up before our arrival our stay would have been far more comfortable. We counted 7 huntsman spiders in the kitchen on the first night which freaked us out. Also it was annoying that we couldn't leave the doors open to catch the breeze because the bugs that came in attracted to the lights was really bad. We also couldn't use the fan provided because it was so loud. We had ants and bugs in our bed and under our pillow. The window sill behind our bed was covered in a layer of dust and cobwebs. The bathroom flooded every time we showered also. This place has such great potential but it wasn't clean enough to have guests when we stayed. It's a shame because the location is beautiful!
Date published: 2015-12-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from An isolated cottage in the bush Wonderfully remote from civilization it has everything you need to escape the city. Approach through two gates and across paddocks, the house sits among the boulders and gum trees on the side of a hill. Off grid living with resident sculptures and complete solitude although you can glimpse the lush, farmed valley below through the bush. An open fire for winter, a wide deck for summer evenings and a covered veranda if it's raining. No TV, no Internet and limited mobile phone coverage (Telstra only, though there is a land line in the event of an emergency) completes the sense of escape. Resident bird life includes Kookaburras, Peaceful Doves with their distinctive call and Blue Wrens. Very close to Krinklewood winery and excellent restaurants at Margan Estate and Nightingale Wines an easy drive away. Comfortable bedding. The owners are very helpful and accommodating. A get away from it all location but with town facilities nearby. Dubbed the tranquil side of the Hunter, it is just that. I'll be back!
Date published: 2015-09-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Thank you for a fantastic way to explore the Hunter. we discovered some amazing local vineyards. Hope to stay again.
Date published: 2013-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is the 5th or 6th time we've stayed- love it!Loved it as always. Really enjoyed the Hunter ZooThanks
Date published: 2013-09-14
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Prices

Weekends - minimum price $560 (including children) for up to 2 guests for 2 nights Additional guests $120 per person per night 3rd and subsequent nights $100 per person per night Children under 5 - Free of charge Children under 12 - half price Public and school holidays - Minimum stay 3 nights

Property Overview

Property Rates & Min Night Stay
From To Sun to Thurs ($ p/n average) Fri & Sat night 7 night stay Min night stay Extra adult ($ p/n) Extra child ($ p/n)
This property has a standard rate of: $252
Unless specified in the rate table or exceptions listed below, the standard rate will apply.
* $240 $560 $1760 2 $120 $60
Additional Costs
Mandatory costs
Security deposit $100 p/s

Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner. Bookings paid through the Stayz online payment system incur a 2% credit card surcharge.

Prices listed based on 2 adults. Property has 2 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 people.