Spacious self contained cabin located at the back of a 36 acre property on the Timor Road (the road to the National Park). Convenient distances to town (5km) and tourist attractions (National Park / Observatories/Pottery). Coonabarabran generally is quite an interesting place to visit offering a number of day trips to see local attractions. You will appreciate both, the great natural surroundings and the friendly locals.
Wake up to the song of native birds, shower with soft but hot rain water, enjoy the clean air and the big blue skies you find out here. A great place for you to just chill out and leave it all behind for a few days or small groups to enjoy budget accommodation.
The cabin itself is laid out into two sections separated by a breezeway (pls. refer to the floor plan in the photo gallery). One section contains 2 bedrooms (one with queen bed / one with bunk bed) and a bath room. The other section has the kitchen/living space (with one more bunk bed and a sofa bed (Double). Great for flexible arrangements and added privacy.
The cabin is located within a secluded natural bush setting and is very roomy, clean and comfortable. Timber flooring throughout, White Cypress lining boards, lots of windows and louvres for good ventilation. A glass corner in the living area and high ceilings are adding to the nice open compfy feel of the building.
Heating of the living room is either by gas heater or by wood heater, fire wood is provided. Heating of the bed room section is via gas heater.
Water supply is pressurized and filtered rain (tank) water , extra water filters installed in kitchen. Automatic gas hot water system for both, bath room and kitchen.
As the cabin is off the grid, power is via a 24VDC solar system for lights, DVD, pressure pump, a small 40L fridge and USB chargers (for mobile phones, tablets etc.). While the cabin has no mains power there is a small inverter (240VAC max.400W) is available to power small items like fans or laptops. Please consider, that the available power is not unlimited. If you have special power needs (medical equipment etc.) contact the owner (electronics engineer) please as there are options available.
Mobile phone coverage is limited, however Wifi is available on request (AU$5/day).
Furnishing and kitchen outfit is above the typical cabin standard.
Solid wood beds with good quality mattresses. Pillows / doonas / sheets / towels provided. Linen is of high quality Egyptian cotton, The Queen bed has 3 different types of pillows each to suit individual preferences, the Bunk beds 2 different pillows.
Summer/Winter doonas supplied depending on the season.
There is a small fenced in area to keep toddlers and pets under control.
There is also a 3 burner gas BBQ and 6 seater outdoor set to wind down at the end of the day or place around the fire pit and roast marsh mellows with kids.
There are great views from the hill top to the national park / observatories. The property is perfect for Astronomers to set up their telescopes too. 2 km on-site walking track (loop) available for your leisure. Ping-pong table, basket ball hoop.
Available at extra cost:
Transfers to/from Cabin (7 passengers max) to:
Train station (Gunnedah): $50
Airport (Dubbo or Tamworth) : $80
Organized day trips to local attractions : $50 - $200
Free parking in lock-up shed for travelers on motorbikes.
Like your favorite beer/wine/champagne in the fridge when you arrive?
A cooked dinner (BBQ) or breakfast or anything else?
You have a group of more than 8?
Do not hesitate to contact me if you have special requirements / wishes etc.
Note that the price includes GST and the booking fee.
Relaxed check-in and check-out times, no need to clean the cabin when leaving (Yes, you are on holidays here).
We speak English.
Wir sprechen Deutsch.