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A MINER'S REST - Historical Stone Cottage

Cottage, Broken Hill

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 30 reviews

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Min 2 nights stay

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bathroom



The cottage is exclusively yours to relax in and enjoy. It is a special experience in itself that we've planned for you, your family and friends.

FEE: $140 [er night for a couple. $25 for each extra guest per night and $10 for children per night

SUMMER SPECIAL - Stay 5 nights and get a $50 discount on the 5th night. Stay a week and get one night for free.

ST PAT'S RACES - 2017 - $200 per night. minimum of 2 nights stay. March 17 / 18 /19th





"WHAT WONDERFUL ACCOMMODATION When arrived the first time, we opened the door to find a beautifully restored little gem. This was what we'd hoped for. This was what we imagined we had booked. This was what we got. Thank you..."

- Jessica & Corey, May '14

The cottage is so quaint , according to our guests, historical, fresh and is always presented in a SPOTLESS condition for you and your family to relax and enjoy the surroundings

Close to main shopping centre and 4mts walk to local shops

There are 2 bedrooms........................

The pretty 'Lavender' heritage bedroom has a queen bed. The 'Rose' bedroom has two single beds and a fold out usually for children. Sleeps 4/5

You sleep in soft Egyptian 400 count linen and plenty of soft towels available also

There is cool aircon and cosy gas heating in winter to make your stay perfectly comfortable and special

You can watch a movie on the large TV with a huge selection of DVDs for kids and adults in the stretch-out comfortable lounge room

Or perhaps enjoy a romantic candlelight Spa after the kids have splashed around and gone to bed. Complimentary soaps, shampoos, conditioners.

The full kitchen has a dishwasher, microwave, large fridge, coffee maker and complimentary tea, coffee, milk, and all sorts of condiments supplied for cooking

Full laundry with washing powder and spray starch etc there for you

You can relax and enjoy the sunset as you barbeque on the back verandah

Or enjoy a game of cricket or footy in the large back yard. There is a grass area for children and a hammock to swing in and watch the clouds

It's close to the new BH Village shopping centre, Centro shopping centre, tourist centre, art galleries, clubs and 'pubs', attractions and just a short walk to 'Takeaways'

Off street secure parking for 3/4 cars and a boat


PETS: Pets are welcome OUTSIDE only AFTER discussing with owner. Dogs are welcome ONLY if they have fastidious and caring owners who will vouch for the behaviour of their pets. COST: $20 per stay.

You'll enjoy the country atmosphere, peace and tranquility of this private stone cottage which is NOT on a main road ie NO trucks, giving you a wonderful night's sleep.


....... so read what the Sydney Morning Herald's journalist for Saturday's 'TRAVELER' magazine Bruce Elder said when he stayed with his family at 'A Miner's Rest' unbeknown to us.

He wrote... 'the cottage was 'A Miner Miracle'. 'The experience of staying in this authentic miner's cottage was delightful'.


'The perfect base from which to explore at a fair price.

A Miner's Rest will delight ' see the full text in the cottage.

Bruce and family stayed incognito and then the next thing we knew we had a write-up in the 'Traveler' section of the Sydney Morning Saturday Herald - for which we thank him.

AND...... 'GOOD WEEKENDS AWAY' said 'Delightful stay' pages 60/61 by Kerrie O'Brien

See articles in cottage


'Great place to come home to on a hot day. We loved Miner's and the kids enjoyed the spa - and so did we. We found it close to everything and there was not one thing we wanted that was not there. Thanks for a wonderful holiday' Merry & Jim, Cate and Laurie. Jan '16

'What a surprise when we walked into the cottage It was really sweet and reminded us of John's grandma's house it was so warm and welcoming and it was 'yesteryear' all right but SO comfortable. It sort of encloses you with it's friendliness. We loved Broken Hill and all there was to do - we were flat out every day and wish we could have stayed for a few more days, but it was not to be. Thank you for a very happy stay'. Marg and Edward. January '17


"A Miner's Rest was the perfect place for our 30th wedding anniversary and thanks for the welcoming champagne and canap├ęs - a very nice surprise. We sat out on the veranda and enjoyed our little 'feast' with a lovely sunset. Good to meet you both too and thanks for your thoughtfulness.' Love, Cathy & Ryan - May 30th 2016


It was freezing cold but thank goodness the cottage wasn't We were so cosy and warm we mostly called in for dinner instead of going out. Enjoyed your DVD collection and comfy beds and loved Broken Hill's friendly people. We'll be back David & Rene. Aug 2015


Great house. Nice surroundings. Close to everything. Had a good time. Clay & Summa.

November 14


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine, Wheelchair accessible

Air conditioning Dishwasher DVD player Eco-Friendly Heating Hot tub Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Parking Pets allowed Stereo Towels provided Video library Washing machine Wheelchair accessible
A MINER'S REST - Historical Stone Cottage is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 30.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great introduction to the Outback WE really enjoyed our stay. The cottage was central and had everything you could possible need. Thoroughly recommended.
Date published: 2017-01-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful home from home This was our second stay in the cottage and we will be back again. Karyl and Henry have thought of absolutely everything that you might need - from books and DVDs to candles for the spa to Glad Wrap in the kitchen. We were at the end of a four week trip so this time spent time relaxing in the garden. Perfect spot to work on my cross stitch. the bed is super comfortable and the kitchen works well. We also want to recommend an evening with Outback Astronomy - well worth the cost and a magical experience.
Date published: 2017-01-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely house Fantastic, it had everything we needed, great for kids.
Date published: 2016-12-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Why stay in a motel! Thoroughly enjoyed our recent stay at the Miner's Rest. The quaint cottage had everything we wanted with wonderful linen, quiet, very clean, off-street parking, covered outside area, functional kitchen - basically a home away from home. Would recommend to couples and families as a great alternative to a motel.
Date published: 2016-09-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So comfortable! From the initial booking, communication to the warm (winter) clean and quiet cottage..we had a lovely time. Every home comfort and item we could need was here. From washing machine & powder, dishwasher, new and varied DVD collection, scissors, sewing kit, butter...i could go on forever. Original cottage was a lovely vintage/retro touch. Broken Hill and Silverton were a great place for art, museums and nature. Then there are all the modern shopping facilities like Target, Big W, Woolworths, Coles for those every day needs. We only just discovered more cafes as we were at the end of our trip. Our highlight was getting our photo taken with the charming artist Jack Absalom who also signed the book and picture we purchsed. We drove from Sydney, stopping overnight at Dubbo. Highly recommended bucket list experience all round!
Date published: 2016-07-14
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