JUST LIKE GRANDMA'S PLACE!
Situated on the outskirts of Albany, on the banks of Oyster Harbour where the Jarrah meets the Sheoak, Hebe Cottage is the ideal location to relax and unwind or visit Albany's many natural and historical attractions. Surrounded by a cottage garden overflowing with roses, liliums, clivias & hydrangeas, in absolute seclusion, it is just a short stroll to the boat launching ramp and children's playground.
This 3 bedroom, self contained accommodation set on a one acre property, boasts a timber kitchen with full sized oven, fridge, cooktop and microwave. The cottage has complimentary WiFi, reverse cycle aircon, a cosy wood fire for cold, winter nights & delightful cast iron beds & furniture from a bygone era.
Beds include QB, DB and two SB. Linen is provided.
Enjoy a starter breakfast of homemade bread & fresh, free range, Sussex eggs if available. BBQ on the covered entertainment deck overlooking the rose garden or simply watch the Firetail Finches, Red Capped Parrots & Rosellas from your front verandah. You might even see a Western Spinebill if you are lucky!
We know you will be enchanted by our Two Rivers Region & will want to return again & again!
Explore The Amazing Two Rivers Region - ALBANY'S WATER PLAYGROUND!
The beautiful Two Rivers Region is the ideal location for exploring the King & Kalgan Rivers, nearby national parks, bushwalks, wildflowers & the magnificent bays & beaches such as Nanarup Beach & Lagoon, Ledge Beach, Boiler Beach, Two Peoples Bay & the "Jewel in the Crown of Albany's Coastline", Little Beach & Waterfall Beach.
IF YOU LOVE NATURE BASED HOLIDAYS, this is the place for you!
Kayaking, sailing, paddle-boarding, skiing, swimming, fishing, crabbing, prawning, surfing, snorkelling, bird watching & bushwalking.
Nature has provided it all in this magical, unspoilt & enchanting place!
Take a stroll along nearby Oyster Harbour, savour the freshness of the sea air on your face, see the amazing kaleidoscope of colour over the sheltered waters at dawn & dusk or watch the pelicans feeding in the shallows waiting for fish as the boats come in.
Go snorkelling around the boiler at nearby Boiler Beach or the protected waters of Nanarup Lagoon. Snorkel amongst the fish at Little Beach or look for the leafy, sea dragons hiding in the seaweed at the picturesque Waterfall Beach.
See the spectacular Queen of Sheba orchid during August in nearby Gull Rock National Park. Pitcher plants, banksia coccinia, boronia, crowea, pansy orchids, snail orchids, fairy orchids, rattlebeaks & star of Bethlehem are all close-by in nature's wonderland during Springtime.
Finally, no trip to Albany would be complete without visiting the world-class NATIONAL ANZAC CENTRE at Heritage Park. Set high on Mt Adelaide with the most magnificent vista of King George Sound, the Anzac Centre overlooks the departure point for the First & Second Convoys of WW1. In late 1914 over 41,000 Australians & New Zealanders (around 30,000 of them Australian) left Albany bound for Gallipoli & the Western Front.
Visitors follow the real life experiences of 1 of 32 characters through the horrors of the Great War by the use of interactive displays & technology. It is a poignant memorial to those who made the ultimate sacrifice or who were forever changed because of what they had endured.
A must for all to see!
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.
Especially For Kids
Children under 2 years stay free!
High chair & portacot available at no additional charge.
Stairgates for outdoor living area under covered patio.
FREE WIFI, stereo unit with docking station, DVD player, DVDs, LED TV, book library, puzzles & games. BEAN BAGS to sit on!
Bring your bikes & snorkelling gear as well!