1. Australia
  2. NSW
  3. Snowy Mountains
  4. Mount Selwyn
  5. #17730

The Kabahna...........

House, Mount Selwyn

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 12 reviews

From $165 per night {{quote.pricing.message}} Total {{quote.pricing.price | format:'currency':'short'}} for

Min 1 - 2 nights stay

10 guests
3 bedrooms
7 beds
1 bathroom


Mount Selwyn Accommodation - Fully self contained 3 bedroom cottage with "magnificent" water & mountain views

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION : Close to all amenities, rear yard backs onto Talbingo Country Club, Golf Course & Tennis Courts.

OFF PEAK rate from $165.00 per night (minimum two nights)


Fri/Sat $ 225.00 per night

2 nights $ 200.00 '' ''

3 nights $ 200.00 '' ''

4 nights $ 195.00 '' ''

5 nights $ 190.00 '' ''

6 nights $ 185.00 '' ''

7 nights $ 180.00 '' ''

2 TV's & 2 DVDs &Video Player & Stereo

Comfortable living room

Fully equipped new Kitchen with dishwasher

Conservatory style Dining Area with mountain & water views

Microwave, refrigerator/ separate freezer

New Bathroom (includes shower recess with "small/foot" bath)

Two Toilets 1 seperate 1 in bathroom both inside

Sleeps 6 adults + 4 kids

Comfortable beds - all with electric blankets

Main Bedroom: 1 x queen bed

2nd Bedroom: 1 set bunks + 1 x double bed with single on top

3rd Bedroom: 1 x bunk bed (double below and single on top)

Pillows, doonas and blankets provided.

BYO Bed linen (i.e. sheets & pillow cases) or sleeping bags.

Games & toys for the kids to play with

Wood fire in Lounge Room/wood supplied

Reverse cycle air conditioning

Laundry with automatic washing machine and dryer

Secluded patio at rear


Fully fenced back yard with room for kids to play

Childrens playground across the road

Close to all amenities

Pensioner Discounts


50% deposit required at booking.

50% to be paid at least 14 days prior to commencement of stay unless previous arrangements have been made.


* Centre of the mighty Snowy Mountain Scheme (one of the greatest engineering feats of the world)

* Birthplace of Miles Franklin (author of "My Brilliant Career")

* Ken Warby - The Worlds Fastest Man on Water - The Record 511.11km/h, 8th October 1978, "Spirit of Australia", Blowering Dam (5 min. from Talbingo)


TALBINGO LODGE MOUNTAIN ESCAPE STEAK HOUSE AND PIZZA RESTAURANT : Cook your own steak + salad bar, sausages, marinated chicken breast, kids meals, pizzas & desserts. OPEN NOW!!! Under New Management. Open Thursday - Sunday 6pm to late. Call for bookings.

TALBINGO COUNTRY CLUB: Licensed club. Visitors welcome. ATM available. VHS & DVD video hire. Pool & billiard tables. Dining room with beautiful mountain views. Talbingo (CHINESE RESTAURANT): includes Australian, Thai & Chinese cooking. Bookings essential. All parties catered for. 9 Hole Golf course ($10 per adult & $4 per 16 year old and under) & tennis courts for hire available.

TALBINGO SUPERMARKET: Open 7 days. Stocks all provisions for the holidaymaker. Newsagency, souvenirs, pharmaceutical, groceries and smallgoods, fresh meat to order, hardware, fishing tackle, Post Office, toboggan hire, golf club and tennis racquet hire. Discounted beer, wine and spirits. Computer/printing/internet/faxing, photocopier & laminating service available. Rural Transaction Centre facility includes: Medicare EasyClaim, Centrelink Access Point etc.

TALBINGO SERVICE STATION: All BP products including diesel, fishing tackle and licenses, souvenirs, ice, portagas and SHOW CHAINS. Toboggan hire. Laundromat. Open 7 days a week.

goPLAYoutside: Leisure Equipment for hire and sale. Gear includes: cycling, camping & hiking, kids gear, water sports, destination gear & winter sports.

OTHER SERVICES: Police station, library, medical centre, Post Office, Preschool. Outdoor Ski and Water Hire activities, public phones, Miles Franklin Park, BBQ & toilet facilities, Jounama Creek picnic area, Boat launch areas, Swimming areas, Church: Australias first interdenominational church etc.


* Talbingo Country Club, Golf Course & Tennis Courts (200m)

* Historic Gold Mining Town of Kiandra and Adelong

* Other Towns to visit: Tumut, Gundagai, Batlow, Cabramurra, Tumbarumba, Adaminaby, Cooma

* Picnics and barbeques

* Great half and full day car trips

* 4WD tracks in National & State Forests (subject to weather & conditions). Snowchains may be required in winter. Some roads & 4WD tracks are closed in winter due to snow.

* Bike Riding and Walks

* Just sit back and relax


* Tours of Tumut 3 Power Station (3 km)

* Yarrangobilly Caves (39 km - 37 min)

* Tumut (43 km - 33 min)

* Kiandra (55 km - 39 min)

* Selwyn Snowfields (57 km - 41 min)

* Adelong (62 km - 50 min)

* Tours of T2 Power Station (70 km)

* Batlow (74 km - 1:04 hr)

* Cabramurra (74 km - 1:01 hr)

* Gundagai (76 km - 1:02 hr)

* Adaminaby (92 km - 1:03 hr)

* Wee Jasper (110 km - 1:47 hr)

* Tumbarumba (111 km - 1:35 hr)

* Khancoban (137 km - 2:18 hr)

* Cooma (143 km - 1:40 hr)

* Wagga Wagga (144 km - 1:53 hr)

* Jindabyne (177 km - 2:14 hr)

* Smiggins Hole (206 km - 2:38 hr)

* Perisher Valley (209 km - 2:41 hr)

* Thredbo (211 km - 2:43 hr)

* Bega (254 km - 3:01 hr)

* Canberra (258 km - 3:10 hr)

* Sydney (446 km - 5:37 hr)

* Melbourne (563 km - 6:10 hr)

VISIT: Batlow for apples; Adelong & Kiandra for gold diggings; Yarrangobilly for caves; the Snowy Mountains, Tumut 3 Power Station, Talbingo Dam, Kosciusko National Park, Bago State Forest, Blue Water Holes, Buddong Falls and much, much more.

FISHING: All year for rainbow trout, brown trout and redfin on Lakes Talbingo, Blowering or Tantangara, or in season in the numerous streams running out of the foothills of the Snowy Mountains. Some good Murray Cod and other native fish are caught in Blowering Dam. Jounama Classic - special fishing & boating weekend in Jounama pondage - occurs annually on last Saturday in October every year.

WINTER: Ski Mount Selwyn. Although Talbingo is below the snowline, the ski slopes of Mt Selwyn are only 40 minutes away via the Snowy Mountains Highway open all year. Mt Selwyn offers 12 ski lifts, at the lowest prices in the Snowies! Toboggan runs and beginners slopes are provided. Also a ski school. Some of the finest cross country ski tours in Australia are a feature of this area. Check out the latest snow report for Mt Selwyn on the world wide web or from Talbingo Supermarket by 8am every morning during the ski season.


Watersports: Talbingo is the centre of immense waterways. Talbingo, Blowering and Jounama Lakes offer 6500 hectares of recreational water for fishing and on Talbingo and Blowering water skiing, sailing, canoeing and swimming are every day activities during the warmer weather. 5 HP, 4.3 metre motor boats and trailers for hire locally from tourist park - no licence required. $55.00 full day and $35.00 half day plus PETROL.

Swimming: A magnificent, safe area has been allocated near Talbingo Dam specifically for swimmers. The views are unbelievable and the water as clear as a bell! This area is just 5 minutes from The Kabahna by car. There are many swimming spots in the local creeks, including Jounama Creek.


Golf & Tennis: 9 hole golf course and two tennis courts available at the Talbingo Country Club - just down the road!

Bushwalking: Specific information at The Kabahna, Talbingo Service Station and Tourist Information Centre. Choice of walks in the Kosciusko National Park or the largest state forest in Australia for both experienced and dedicated walkers, as well as for those who love to wander in our natural environment. Hume & Hovell Walking Track and Buddong Falls with beautiful scenery and views to name just a couple. This area is a bushwalkers delight!


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Clothes dryer Cot Dishwasher DVD player Games Iron and board Kitchen Microwave Outdoor grill Parking Tennis Washing machine
The Kabahna........... is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 12.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from A beautiful property in a beautiful location! The Kabahna was great for my family's first trip to the snow!! The location was peaceful, the views were amazing and the house itself was a home away from home! Will definitely be back for future snow trips!!
Date published: 2016-07-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Peaceful and Perfect location We enjoyed at Kabahna. A perfect location to stay with various facilities nearby. I find it overall nice and peace.
Date published: 2016-07-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great basic family accommodation The Kabana was great for our family holiday to the snow. House was basic, but as we were spending most of our days at the snow, was fine for our needs. Was great to come home and get the fire going, heated the whole place up really quick. Owner was very helpful with all my enquiries.
Date published: 2015-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great family place very comfortable and plenty of room to eat. accessible to club etc
Date published: 2015-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We were all very happy with this accommodation. It felt like home away from home. The whole house was well heated with the fire and aircon and very clean. We are grateful we found this place and look forward to booking our next year's snow trip here.
Date published: 2013-08-19
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