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Southern Comfort Princetown

House, Princetown

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

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Min 2 - 7 nights stay

5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bathroom


Enjoy the privacy of a fully self-contained cottage, set on one acre. Surrounded by farmland and the coastal scrub of Port Campbell National Park, the closest neighbours are a kilometre away in the little village of Princetown.

Explore the rugged coastline of the Shipwreck Coast and visit beaches off the beaten track.

The iconic 12 Apostles are a 2 minute drive from the house. See Gibson Steps and Loch Ard Gorge on your way to the sea side town of Port Campbell, just 10 minutes away. Port Campbell offers a safe swimming beach with lifeguards over the summer period, as well as cafes and a pub.

In the other direction, lies the village of Princetown and the mouth of the Gellibrand River where the locals swim.

A real get away

Southern Comfort is exactly that. Comfortable accommodation right near the Southern Ocean.

Situated on the famous Great Ocean Road, the cottage sits in an elevated position on the one acre block.

The Great Ocean Walk runs along the cliff up behind the property.

Parrots, eagles, swamp harriers and willy wagtails are often seen. Kangaroos and wallabies live up along the clifftop.

With no neighbours, feel free to be as noisy as you like. There's plenty of grassed area to play footy and cricket.

Enjoy stargazing on clear nights. With the closest lights over a kilometre away at Princetown, you'll be amazed at the darkness of the night sky and the clarity of the stars.

A Pet Friendly Property

Dogs are welcome, however note that the property is not fenced, so it is only suitable for dogs who don't wander.

The house offers a fully equipped kitchen, including a microwave and full sized fridge/freezer.

An open plan living/dining area features a wood fire with stone surround. with a fire guard There is also a split system for heating and air conditioning.

The cottage has 2 bedrooms, one with a queen sized bed, the other with a double/single bunk. There is a separate bathroom and toilet.

Please note that as we live a long distance from the property, we are sometimes unable to take last minute bookings. We never take overnight bookings.

Please note that the house is only suited to a maximum of 5 people.

Please also note that we do not have television reception due to the location of the house. Mobile coverage is limited to Telstra.

Guests must supply their own linen. Doonas and pillows provided.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Ceiling fan Children welcome Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils DVD player Fireplace Games Heating Kitchen Lawn/Garden Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Parking Pets allowed Refrigerator Stove Toaster Toys Video library Washing machine
Southern Comfort Princetown is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 17.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quiet and peaceful cottage in ideal location We stayed at Southern Comfort for a 2 night stay during a family trip along the great ocean road. The cottage was a perfect base to travel from, and very close to local attractions such as the 12 apostles and Gellibrand river. The cottage was as described, very peaceful,(no neighbours), basic but very comfortable and had everything we needed. We managed to walk from the back of the cottage onto the great ocean walk (which was an adventure) and saw loads of kangaroos. Thanks for sharing your holiday home with us Liz and family. We hope to return again in the future!
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful location spacious and quiet We have visited now three times now and we love returning, a quiet location yet still close to princetown and port Campbell Liz & Alan always make sure the house is clean and welcoming such a pleasure to take our young kids and dogs
Date published: 2016-11-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect Great Ocean Road Accommodation This property is minutes from The 12 Apostles and The Gibson Steps. It's a great hideaway from the world. The kids loved exploring the property and we loved the tranquility.
Date published: 2016-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great family house We really enjoyed our stay in this family cottage - there was everything we needed and even managed to light the fire, bake a birthday cake and sit on the deck overlooking the wetlands. Princetown beach is superb and we'll definitely be back again. Thanks to Liz for answering my text about getting the oven going - we were able to enjoy a homemade birthday cake.
Date published: 2016-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Relaxing Cottage We stayed here for a week just after our wedding, and it was the perfect place to be quiet and still for a bit. The house is small but comfortable. The living space is perfect. We spent the days exploring (the best cheese is at the Mouse Trap Cafe and dairy!), finding beaches and taking in the tourist attractions. The estuary is a beautiful place for a walk and the local pub has great (huge!) meals. We followed an animal track up to the areas above the house and found dozens of kangaroos. The owner's instructions to the local beach will take you on an adventure, but well worth it if your car has the clearance! The traffic on the road was a little busy in the afternoons, but in the mornings, evening and when inside, there is nothing but peace, quiet and birds! The bed is very comfortable and we made the most of the dvds at night, enjoying not being able to just turn on the TV at night! With the nearby estuary, it is good advice to bring the aerogard! We found it best to close the doors and windows just before sunset and that kept the mozzies out of the house. All in all, a great stay and would happily come back again!
Date published: 2016-02-17
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