Set in over an acre of gardens on the banks of the river Angas sit our heritage listed C1860 bluestone restored cottages.
The Gasworks once provided the gas for the town of Strathalbyn until it ceased production in 1917 and is now beautifully converted to accommodation for its owners and guests in our lovingly restored private fully self contained cottages.
The Manager Cottage as its name suggests was once the home to the Manager and his family that lived on site to maintain and run the factory but is now a spacious and romantic period cottage with two sleeping areas, both beds are queen sized and have electric blankets, one bedroom is adjoining the lounge which also has the option to also use a double sofa bed for a 5th guest, we can provide a privacy screen if necessary. The second bed is a romantic four poster queen bed and occupies its own room with own access to the bathroom. The bathroom has two way access and consists of large corner luxury spa and walk in shower, WC and wash hand basin, there is also a heat/light/fan unit and heated towel rail. The cottage has a well equipped kitchen with four burner gas cooktop please note there is no oven, a bar fridge with freezer compartment, a microwave, kettle and toaster and a coffee pod machine. Heating/cooling is provided by a reverse cycle air conditioner in both bedroom areas and in the cool winter months a radiator is supplied in the kitchen/dining. As an added bonus there is a peaceful sunroom with views over your own private walled garden and beyond down to the river. Take a stroll around the beautiful landscaped gardens and maybe enjoy a picnic on the lawns.
Choose to cook breakfast in your own kitchen with the ample provisions provided for your first two days free of charge or for an additional cost of $15 per breakfast paid direct, have a full Gasworks english style breakfast cooked for you and delivered to your cottage or on sunny days maybe enjoy it on our vine covered terrace overlooking the gardens.
We offer a romance package, which consists of a bottle of locally produced wine red, white or bubbles chocolates. Contact us after booking to arrange the romance package, delivered cooked breakfasts or to discuss any other special requests.
We have a large range of DVDs to loan free of charge as well as books and magazines. A laundry is also available for use. NBN internet for free is available in all our cottages.
We are situated in the beautiful historic town of Strathalbyn, the southern end of High Street, just a short stroll from the town centre with its Antique shops, Heritage railway and many dining options, including The Olfactory Inn 2016 SA Winner of best new restaurant. Local wineries and a golf course are within a 10/15 minute drive. Beautiful beaches at Goolwa, Port Elliot and Victor Harbour are an easy short drive away 30/40 mins.