Pet Friendly Queensland finalist 2015
Lawns, gardens and a picket fence...this cottage is a Gold Coast charmer....loaded with character,light bright and cheerful
From the moment you open the quirky front door you will realise this cottage is different, it is welcoming,a place to relax and enjoy and leave with happy memories. Our reviews have been amazing and we have wonderful guests
dog'n'me cottage has been renovated with furkids and real kids in mind.The colours are cheerful and the decorating is an eclectic mix of furniture and accessories
The original floorboards have been retained,lightly sanded and stained to allow all those years of living to show through. The louvered windows from the old sleepout are still there. There are 3 bedrooms with the main one large, queen bed and lots of windows to allow for cross breezes.
French doors from there to the secure courtyard.
As with old cottages, this one "just grew" over the years and has some quaint features about it. One is that there is only 1 bathroom and it is off the main bedroom and some light switches are in funny places.
The kitchen is new but has an old country look about it, with a casual eating area and french doors that open to the deck which is
.....A great place to barbecue or just relax with water views and cooling breezes while furkids/real kids have a secure yard with lawns and gardens to explore.
Secure courtyard off the main bedroom.
Lawns, cottage gardens and a picket fence
Boardgames are supplied in an area to play with the kids. Scrabble, boggle or monopoly anyone?
No furkids???? No worries......this is a family cottage for all to relax and enjoy
dog friendly with a secure yard, lawns and gardens to explore. Pets allowed inside. dog parks, kid parks, waterway stroll and leash free beach all within walking distance
....is a large area with desk, sun lounge and armchair, perfect for naps or reading while catching those cooling summer breezes
...is the centre of living with space for all to enjoy. Open plan with a dining area as well.
...a fire place for our short but chilly winters and reverse a/c
...large TV, DVD and comfortable leather lounges to laze around on
...is new but has the old country look about it. Dishwasher, microwave and coffee pod machine. There is a casual eating area and french doors leading to the
...table and chairs for outdoor dining, sunlounge and a barbecue. Water views and cooling breezes
....the main is large with the bathroom leading from it. Queen size bed with loads of windows to catch those cooling breezes in summer. French doors leads to the private courtyard. Sunny in winter and shady in summer.
The 2nd bedroom has a double bed , bright and cheerful and the 3rd has a single
.... is off from the main bedroom. There is a 2nd loo outside in the old laundry
.......is secure with lawns and cottage gardens to explore and play. A papaya tree is loaded with fruit in summer and not to forget the mango tree. ( well, it is very large and overhangs into our back yard)
..... from the kitchen there is a doggy door to outside and there are barriers that can be put up to block off other areas in the cottage if desired or the furkids can have the run of the house.
....the old outside laundry can be used as a bath area with tubs,spray hoses and towels for washing off the sand. Big dogs have an extended spray hose in the old shower area. (Sorry, no hot water)
....there are trampoline beds and dog cushions scattered around the house for lazing around and sleep.
....a leash free dog park is a 5 minute walk and the stroll along the waterway to the broadwaters is 10mins. Leash free at selected times for their swim and play.
DOG RULES ARE SIMPLE
Not allowed on the beds
Pickup your doggies poo.
Do not to leave your furkid for extended periods. They can get anxious, bark and can become a nuisance to my wonderful neighbours.
the location is ideal as there is plenty to do to keep the kids occupied within walking distance or 10/15mins.
....waterway walks to the broadwater
.... the parks
.....cafes on the water
.... harbour town for discount shopping, 3 minutes away by car
..... 3 clubs within 5 mins drive
..... theme parks are all within 10 - 15minutes.
..... Surfers Paradise a 15min. drive
.....night markets and entertainment
.....dine with water views
Now that the light rail is operating it getting around so much easier. As yet not in our area but a 5 minute drive and park will get you to the nearest station. Travel as far as Broadbeach and the casino without the hassles of driving.