1. Australia
  2. NSW
  3. Blue Mountains
  4. Blackheath
  5. #112825

Waragil Cottage - Original Settler's Home

House, Blackheath

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Min 2 - 4 nights stay

9 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bathroom


Welcome to Waragil Cottage – an affordable family holiday home & heritage house with warmth and character.

We hope that you enjoy its charms and the many delights on offer around Blackheath.

Whether you seek wild mountain vistas, wild flowers and gardens, world class rock climbing, gourmand’s delights or simply a cosy lounge...

- most everything you need for a relaxing holiday is within walking distance of Waragil Cottage.

Delightful cottage in Waragil St and only a few minutes walk from the train station.

It is perfect for families or small groups. Large fenced backyard, ideal for children.


2 x bedrooms with 2 x queen size beds

1 x bathroom

Spacious ktichen

2 x dining areas

2 x lounge rooms

Roaring gas log-fire

Bedroom Configuration:

Bedroom 1 - 1 x Double Bed

Bedroom 2 - 1 x Queen Bed, 2 x Single Futon Sofa Beds

Sunroom - 1 x Single Bed

Lounge Room - 1 x Double Click-Clack Sofa Bed Suitable for 1 adult or 2 children

Extras - 2 x Portacots

Tariff Specifics:

Adult: 13 years +

Child: 2 - 12 years child rate

Infant: 0 - 1 years complimentary

Linen hire available at $10 per person

Contact management for quote.

About Waragil Cottage:

Waragil Cottage is a heritage home nestled in a quiet hollow of Blackheath.

The cottage is 5 minutes’ walk from the village and 5 minutes from the Centennial Glen walking and rock climbing access trails.

We offer self-contained accommodation for shorter term or holiday rental.

Longer periods of rental may be available upon enquiry.

Waragil Cottage accommodates up to 9 people.

Children and pets are welcome.

Waragil Cottage has a long rambling and shady garden – perfect for sunny day BBQ’s and relaxing with the kids.

The front porch, with a north-eastern aspect is a great place for sunny breakfasts and the rear sun-room gathers the heat in the afternoon.

Lounge Room with “Futon” Sofa Bed

A CD player / MP3 player / Radio, with an eclectic selection of CDs, is available for your listening pleasure.

There is no television in Waragil Cottage - Love the serenity

Our Location

Waragil Cottage is nestled in a quiet hollow at 20 Waragil Street.

The cottage is 110Km by road from Sydney CBD,

and is only 250 metres easy walk from Blackheath Train Station, on the Blue Mountains Line.

Train travel time:

from Sydney Central = 2 hrs 15 min.

from Sydney Airport = 2 hrs 45 min.


Waragil Cottage accommodates up to 8 people.

Waragil Cottage is a smoke free house.

For Infants & Children

Children are welcome at Waragil Cottage.

Two “Port-a-Cots” and a high chair are provided in the cottage.

The Family Bed Room has a double bed and two fold-up single bed futons, for older children.

There are children’s books, a box of toys, and a huge back garden.


There is a Main Bed Room with a Queen bed.

The Family Bed Room sleeps up to four with a Queen bed and two fold-up single bed futons.

There is also a sunny “sleep out” room with a single bed.

The lounge room sofa folds down as a double futon bed, for extra capacity..





For the chefs – the kitchen is well equipped and has a gas stove – have fun

A selection of cook books is available for inspiration.


Guest Library

A selection of climbing and walking guidebooks, natural history references and other general reading is available in Waragil Cottage.

A few titles are listed below.

Heating & Hot Water

For colder days, the gas fired convection heater in the lounge room is very effective.

There are column heaters in each bedroom, and electric blankets on all of the beds.


– from accredited renewable sources.

Waragil Cottage is equipped with a gas hot water system – so you should never run out.


There is an automatic washing machine, an automatic clothes dryer for wet days,

and a traditional outdoor “Hills Hoist”.

Cleaning & Maintenance

Waragil Cottage is professionally cleaned after each letting.

Cleaning utensils, vacuum cleaner and solvents are available for your use.

The gardens are maintained regularly by a gardening service.


There is no telephone provided in Waragil Cottage.

Mobile telephone and 3G mobile internet coverage is good in Blackheath.


Mobile 3G internet is available in Blackheath.

There is a complimentary internet service for patrons at the Ivanhoe Hotel. Some of the cafes and the Gardiner’s Inn offer internet services as well.

Walks & Rock Climbing

near Waragil Cottage

The Mt Boyce area is 20-30 min easy walk from Waragil Cottage.

Mt Boyce offers great views over the Kanimbla Valley. There are lots of waratahs and often lyre birds.

For the climbers, there is fantastic multi-pitch climbing for all levels of climber.

A track continues all the way to the Fairy Bower picnic area & Mt Piddington at Mt Victoria.

Food and Vitals

“Give us this day our daily bread”


With its artisan breads and authentic sour dough – The Blackheath Bakery Patisserie is a local icon and offers some of the finest pastries you’ll sample.

They adhere to a ‘no chemical standard’ and are located 5 minutes walk away from Waragil Cottage.

Waragil Cottage is an affordable family holiday home & heritage house with warmth and character.

We hope that you enjoy its charms and the many delights on offer around Blackheath.

Whether you seek wild mountain vistas, wild flowers and gardens, world class rock climbing, gourmand’s delights or simply a cosy lounge...

- most everything you need for a relaxing holiday is within walking distance of Waragil Cottage.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Parking, Washing machine

Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Cot Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils DVD player Fireplace Games room Hair dryer Heating Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Living room Long-term renters welcome Microwave Non-Smoking Oven Pantry items Parking Pets allowed Refrigerator Stereo Stove Toaster Washing machine Wood stove


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Prices listed based on 4 adults. Property has 6 beds and can sleep a maximum 9 people.


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