Unique serenity in private established garden. combination of antique furniture and modern sculptures and artwork give Luxstowe House a timeless and rich quality. The plentiful and large windows bring the outside in as well as exquisitely framing the serene landscape. The high ceilings create a sense of generosity. It all exudes a sense of sophistication and aesthetics without loosing its charming and relaxed quirkiness. Rural feeling with character and atmosphere, yet only 5 miutes to the pulse of things in Bowral.
For your comfort in winter there is a large Rinai flued gas heater plus individual wall mounted heaters in each room. Curtains and electric blankets also provide extra warmth.
Bedrooms & Bathroom
Luxstowe house now sleeps 4 guests in a queen bed in one room and two king singles in the other. The queen bedroom has picturesque views from windows on three sides. The singles are presented as singles but you can push these together if required. Both rooms are heated and are decorated with beautiful works of art. All linen is provided. The bathroom has a delightful combination of original features and modern additions.
Highlands Holidays Booking Information
We take pride in the cleanliness and presentation of all the holiday properties managed by Highlands Holidays. All are well stocked you will find the following:
Linen ? linen and towels are included
Kitchen ? cleaning spray, tea towels, detergent and dishcloths
Pantry ? we operate a revolving pantry, you will find oil, salt, pepper, tea, coffee and sugar. Please feel free to leave sealed, non-perishable items for the next guests
Bathroom ? soap, tissues and toilet paper
Extras ? we can provide high chairs, portacots and rollaway beds (both with linen) if required.
Online Safety and Security
For your added security, this property is managed by Highlands Holidays, a Licensed Real Estate Agent located in Bowral, Australia. We will never request payments be made to an overseas bank account and your money is held safely in our Trust Account until after your departure
"Magic Cottage! A slice of magical secluded romantic heaven."... Street, March 2014
"Great place, fantastic outlay, so comfortable, relaxing and peaceful. Highly recommend for anybody caught up in Sydneys hectic pace."... Pat, March 2014
"We loved our stay and we will definitely think of Luxstowe House when we need accommodation in the Southern Highlands in the future."... Swainston, November 2013
"This is a lovely, quiet property. Perfect for a weekend escape from the city."... Cindy, October 2013
"Terrific house. Really enjoyed our stay. Highlands Holidays were professional and friendly."... Tracey October 2013
"Luxstowe house was a lovely property. Arrived on a cold evening to find the heater had been put on for our arrival. Thank you."... Sue, July 2013
"This house is the perfect getaway from the big smoke. We loved it! Thank you."... Cecile, June 2013
"We loved the house and the garden, especially the red canopy over the outdoor seating area. The house is quiet and cosy. Autumn in Luxstowe House is the perfect getaway. The red canopy of leaves and the gardens are a lovely natural backdrop for a cosy country experiance."... Pui-Sing, April 2013
Luxstowe House is rated
Rated 4 out of
Lovely property, cosy cottage
This a cosy, "shabby-chic" cottage. The living room is spacious and totally made for reading on the couch, or going out on the deck and reading in the sun in warmer weather, and either way looking out at the pretty surrounding garden. The kitchen has everything you could want, and they even have a good range of basic food necessities on hand until you can get yourself to a market. The heaters work incredibly well, to keep you cosy indoors when it's too chilly out.
The small complaints are: appearance of mould in the shower (no bath) - this could be because they don't want to use the chemicals necessary to get rid of it or the stains. The bathroom and kitchen sinks are quite high, so not so great if you're short or would be using a wheelchair. The beds are a bit too firm. The two singles in the second room which adjoins the main can be combined into a queen, but they wont do do this for you, or provide the linen, so be prepared. I would also be prepared for road noise, as it's off a fairly busy road, which sees a fair amount of speeding traffic especially early in the morning and evening on weekdays. The property also isn't entirely private - it sits behind (though at some distance from) a small building functioning as an artists studio/nursery, and backs onto a farm (?) whose entrance shares the same entry lane and is not far from the cottage. I had a day where this was quite noisy and disturbing while trucks were moving back and forth making deliveries. FYI It's some distance from Bowral town proper, and even for walkers, just too far for a stroll.
Date published: 2014-09-29
Rated 5 out of
Luxstowe House provided a wonderful base on exploring the Southern Highlands. We were welcomed by a warm and bright house. We awoke in the morning to see we were surrounded by beautiful, unique gardens. All amenities were wonderful and needs catered for. Service for Highlands Holidays was thoughtful and impressive.
Date published: 2013-03-25
Rated 5 out of
Thank you for a lovely stay! We had a wonderful weekend. Very much appreciated with the heater being on and beautiful flowers in vase's when we first arrived! Beautiful and charming cottage. Fully equipped with everything you may need. We had a wonderful weekend and would deffinatly come back!"
Date published: 2013-03-12
Rated 5 out of
We arrived late Friday night and were immediately struck by the beauty of the surrounding garden and the warmth of the home. On Saturday morning we discovered the most beautiful big windows from which we could see a different aspect of the garden from every room. simple and beautiful. Thank you.
Date published: 2012-06-05
Rated 5 out of
Luxstowe House is an absolute pleasure from the moment you arrive. A lovely winding drive to a beautifully appointed home with an incredible garden. Very private and secluded. The cottage is warm and inviting with a tasteful decor. We will definitely be back
Date published: 2012-04-05
- Cooking Facilities
- Cot and high chair available on request only
- DVD player
- Electric Blankets
- Established gardens
- Ironing Facilities
- Linen Supplied
- Towels Supplied
- Very private
The pricing on Stayz is a guide. For up to date availability as well as special offers please see the Highlands Holidays website. We are happy to offer discounts for longer stays or match competitor pricing when we can.
Last minute deal!
Stay before 29 Dec 2014 for 5% off.
Stay 4 nights midweek and only pay for 3 (school holidays excluded)
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 2 adults. Property has 2 beds and can sleep a maximum 3 people.
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