NORMANDIE PARK, Exeter – 4pm Check out on Sundays!

Normandie Park is a 207 acre cattle farm set in the beautiful countryside outside Exeter. The pavilion style modernist home was designed by architects Allen Jack + Cottier and built in the 1960s. It has since been sympathetically updated and provides stylish accommodation in a picture perfect setting. The home makes the most of its surroundings with stunning views over the established gardens and green pastures. Normandie Park is a place where you can unwind in a peaceful country setting without being too far from the attractions of the Southern Highlands.

**Where will I be?**

Normandie Park is a 5 minute drive from the town of Exeter. Moss Vale is a 10 minute drive, and Bowral a 25 minute drive away. Wineries, wedding venues and other local attractions are all within easy driving distance.

**Why choose Normandie Park?**

When you stay at Normandie Park you get to enjoy the unique ambience of a Southern Highlands cattle farm but without the early starts. Combined with the stylish, modernist house and beautiful established gardens, Normandie Park is a truly unforgettable place to stay in the Southern Highlands.

**How is the property laid out?**

You approach the house up a long driveway that winds its way past cow paddocks and underneath long established trees. When you arrive at the house, you enter through the large front door into the entry foyer. Turning left off the foyer takes you to four of the five bedrooms, two with ensuite. The other two bedrooms share a bathroom. Turning right off the entry foyer takes you into the large living room with lounges, large television, fireplace and stunning views over the established gardens. Adjoining the living room is the dining room with a large dining table. There is a large, modern kitchen fully stocked with cutlery, crockery, glassware and utensils. The kitchen opens onto an internal courtyard with bbq and outdoor dining table. Moving past the kitchen you will find two more bedrooms, one of which has an ensuite, and the laundry with washer and dryer.

**Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it?**

This property does have Wi-Fi. A username and password will be provided in your pre-arrival email. You may use the house Wi-Fi with no guarantee of reliability or bandwidth by us or the owner. If internet access is critical during you stay, please make sure that you have a Plan B.

**What about outdoors?**

Normandie Park is a working cattle farm with extensive grounds. Guests are welcome to explore the gardens and lawns surrounding the house.

**Keeping warm or keeping cool?**

There is reverse cycle air conditioning, a fireplace and gas central heating.

**What about sheets, towels and other supplies?**

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Normandie Park.
Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

**Parking for cars, boats etc?**

There is plenty of off street parking.

**Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay?**

Sorry, Normandie Park is not a pet friendly property. Please ask us for our pet friendly options

**What are the minimum stay rules?**

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends, and four nights at Easter.

EARLSBRAE, Bowral, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sundays

Earlsbrae is an iconic and luxurious Bowral home.Built in the 1870s, the property has been stylishly renovated, yet still maintains the beautiful period architecture that connects its guests to a rich history. Set on 7 acres of beautiful established gardens, Earlsbrae can accommodate up to 19 guests across 9 bedrooms. Once in house, it is a pleasant stroll or short drive to Bowrals shops, cafes and restaurants. Or if you prefer to stay in, there is plenty to keep you entertained and comfortable including a clay tennis court, billiards room, grand piano, easy access to Mt Gibraltars walking trails, smart TVs, a modern, fully equipped kitchen and 5 renovated bathrooms. Please also note that due to the high standards of this beautiful home, party groups are not accepted, smoking inside is not permitted, and a cash bond of $2,000 applies to every booking.

** Weddings, events, and corporate retreats at Earlsbrae **

Unless you have written permission from us or the owner, weddings, events, large celebrations, parties or any other event are NOT allowed at Earlsbrae. If you do have a special occasion or celebration in mind that falls within reasonable use of the property by you as a guest, please contact us with full details so that we can consider your request. If you hold an unapproved event at Earlsbrae, your full cash bond will be forfeited.

For an additional fee, Earlsbrae is able to offer small Corporate Retreats, including use of a purpose built facility with meeting room, bathroom, kitchen and outdoor terracing. Please contact us for more details.

** Security at Earlsbrae **

Due to the quality and nature of Earlsbrae, external security cameras are located at both entry gates, and at the external doors of the house. There are no internal cameras. The security cameras are used as needed to monitor vehicle movements and to ensure that the property is used for agreed purposes by the agreed number of guests.

** Where will I be? **

Earlsbrae is located a 15 minute stroll or quick drive from Bowral’s restaurants, cafes and shops. The surrounding towns of Mittagong, Berrima and Moss Vale, as well as local wineries and key wedding venues are also all within easy driving distance.

** Why choose Earlsbrae? **

Earlsbrae offers guests a beautifully modernised, period home located in one of Bowrals most desirable areas. The tennis court, billiards room and seven acres of garden to explore means that even large groups will not feel confined here. If you do wish to leave the luxurious confines of the property, you are within walking distance of Bowral, and easy driving distance to all that the Southern Highlands has to offer.

** How is the property laid out? **

Earlsbrae is accessed through an ornate cast iron gate which leads to a driveway that winds through the property’s established gardens. Guests then have access to the large and stately main house that sleeps 14 and a separate loft style cottage that sleeps 5.

The main house has three bedrooms downstairs, two bedrooms upstairs, and two additional bedrooms, one of which is a very good quality queen sofa bed in a study room. The master bedroom downstairs has its own large en-suite, two bedrooms downstairs share a bathroom, and each of the upstairs bedrooms has it own shower / toilet bathroom – a total of four bathrooms for five bedrooms.

The cottage has one bedroom upstairs with a double bed and single bed, plus a good quality queen sofa bed downstairs. The cottage has its own ktichen, living area and a shared toilet / shower bathroom upstairs.

The main house has a number of generous, luxurious and beautiful common areas – a large open plan kitchen / dining room, a formal lounge, a second formal dining room, a large billiard room, an internal laundry, outdoor entertaining decks, a fire pit, and extra bathrooms for visitors.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

This property provides complimentary Wi-Fi and a password will be provided in your pre-arrival email, or will be available at the property.Please note however that neither the agency nor the owner can 100% guarantee that the Wi-Fi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. If internet access isimportantto you, please have a backup plan.Smart TV’s are provided in the main house with access to Netflix and other streaming services.

** What about outdoors? **

Earlsbrae has extensive gardens and grounds, with multiple places to sit outdoors and entertain. There is a full sized clay tennis court and the walking trails of Mount Gibraltar are within close proximity perfect for getting some exercise!

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

In the main house, Earlsbrae has central gas heating thoughout that rises from floor ventsand 2 working fireplaces that can be usedfor the cooler months. The two upstairs bedrooms have split system airconditioners for either heating or cooling. The open plan ktichen / dining room also has its own splitsystem airconditioner, and the two adjacent bedrooms have electric heaters. Finally, some of the bathrooms have under floor heating.

The cottage has its own fireplace and firewood suppy, as well as a split system airconditioner downstairs and upstairs.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Earlsbrae.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

Off street parking is available for multiple cars.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Sorry, Earlsbrae is not a pet friendly property.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

TREETOPS AT WERRI BEACH, Gerringong – 4pm Check Out on Sundays!

Where will I be?

Set amongst the trees and a flat 200m walk from Werri Beach, Treetops at Werri is a laid back, family friendly home. Drive 5 minutes up the road to the seaside town of Gerringong to find cafes, resturants, bars and shopping – or 15 minutes to the nearby boutique towns of Berry and Kiama for a day out! Located at the Northend of Renfrew Rd, Treetops is also close to the start of the Gerringong to Kiama Coastal Walk.

Why choose Treetops at Werri Beach?

Treetops at Werri Beach provides the perfect base for families or extended family to holiday together. Freshly decorated, relaxed open plan living and a large backyard make staying here a breeze. An unbeatable location within walking distance to Werri Beach or Werri Lagoon coupled with nearby town comforts make Treetops at Werri an excellent choice for families looking for a simple getaway.

How is the property laid out?

This property is a two storey four bedroom home, with entry through the front door on Renfrew Rd or backyard gate on Werri St.

On entering downstairs you will find two bedrooms – Bedroom 1 with a Queen and Bedroom 2 with 2 Singles – plus a laundry area leading out to the spaciousbackyard. A toilet and shower are ajacent to the laundry area.

Head up the stairs to the second storey and you hit the airy and comfortable spaces of the kitchen, living room (with Smart TV & Bluetooth Speaker System)and dining area – centred between balconies either side of the house. Bedroom 3 with a Queenand Bedroom 4 with2 x Singlesare also on this level and are off to the side for quieter quarters. The main bathroom is located on this level.

What about outdoors?

Treetops at Werri has a good sized grass backyard that is fully fenced. You can enter straight off the beach via a side gate and make use of the outdoor shower.

The garage now includesa ping pong table! You may also borrow the boogie boards, beach chairs and beach umbrella.

On the second storey, a covered barbeque area overlooking the backyard with spanning views to Rose Valleymakes for fantastic entertaining space whilst opposite on the same level an additional balcony catches the morning sun – the perfect spot for a morning cup of tea!

Staying warm or keeping cool?!

During the warmer months the house can be opened up to catch any available sea breeze. In the cooler months a gas heater is available to keep you warm in the open plan lounge and dining area. Portable heaters are also provided for use in the bedrooms.

What about sheets, towels and other supplies?

High quality linen and bath towels are provided at Treetops at Werri – though please remember to bring your own beach towels!

Parking for cars, boats etc?

Treetops at Werri has parking on the driveway for 2 vehicles.Street parking is also available on Renfrew Rd, and there is alternate access to the backyard via a gate on Werri Street.

Is my dog or cat welcome to stay?

Yes! Treetops at Werri is pet friendly.

Please do not allow wet or dirty dogs in or through the house

Absolutely no dogs on anyfurniture or in any of the bedrooms

Please bag and dispose of doggy waste appropriately

Lastly, please consider that not all guests bring dogs on holiday and we want everyone to enjoy a clean and fresh home. Please clean up dog hairs or anything else inside the house before your departure – thank you!

The backyard issecure.

What are the minimum stay rules?
There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends, four nights at Easter and seven night blocks during Peak Season. Peak season runs from mid-December to the end of January.

Are there any special Peak Season rules?

Please note that during peak season, our properties have designated changeover days to make the cleaning rosters manageable. We do not schedule arrivals on Public Holidays.

Is there any special information I should know about?

Whilst the backyard is fully fenced, we do ask that you watch your pets in order to keep them safe and secure – thank you!

WiFi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV – will I have it?

This property provides complimentary WiFi and a password will be provided in your pre-arrival email. Please note however that neither the agency nor the owner can guarantee 100% that the WiFi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. If important, please therefore always have a back up plan.

Who will I be dealing with during my stay?

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service.

THE ANGAS CARRIAGE, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out on Sundays!

Staying in The Angas Carriage is a truly unique and enjoyable experience. Angas started life as a passenger train in the 1920s and has been loving restored and converted into accommodation for up to 9 guests. The original woodwork and compartment layout make this a beautiful place to be. Modern updates including insulation, kitchen, bathroom, heating and air conditioning ensure that Angas remains comfortable for guests all these years later. This is an accommodation experience that you will not forget.

** Where will I be? **

The Angas Carriage is located within the Little Forest complex, a collection of 7 cottages spread across 42 acres of grounds. The carriage does have its own private spaces, but please be aware that other guests may be around as well. There are two other cottagesin immediate proximity to the carriage so please do expect to occasionally see your neighbours. Communal spaces include the lawns, gardens, driveway and trails, but you will have plenty of privacy as well. The Little Forest complex has a bush setting and is circled on one side by the Sydney – Melbourne railway line. As a result, trains are audible at times, and for any kids, part of the fun! Little Forest also has various trails throughout its 42 acres, but please keep children supervised at all times due to wildlife, unfenced dams and trains.

** Why choose The Angas Carriage? **

The Angas Carriage is a truly unique accommodation experience. For train lovers young and old, staying here is a wonderful experience. Even without an interest in trains, the modern appointments and beautiful interiors make this a great place to base yourself in the Southern Highlands.

** How is the property laid out? **

The Angas Carriage is reached down a tree-lined country drive way. You approach the carriage across a lawn and enter up the steel stairs. You enter into the kitchen and dining area. A hallway runs the length of the carriage, off which you will find the 7 bedrooms. The kitchen has a bar fridge, convection microwave and a small gas stovetop. Cooking equipment is supplied. There is a bathroom with shower and toilet that is at the kitchen end of the carriage. At the opposite end is a separate toilet. The windows look out onto the landscaped gardens and surrounding bush.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

This particular property does NOT offer Wi-Fi. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is generally Telstra. Otherwise, it’s best to use your smartphone only during your stay or find a local cafe that offers free Wi-Fi. The Holidays Collection is committed to getting all owners to provide Wi-Fi at their property, but this is still work in progress!

** What about outdoors? **

The Angas Carriage is surrounded by lawns and gardens that are open for guests to use. The house is part of a larger 40 acre property which includes bush trails for guests to explore. Please be aware that there is an unfenced dam on the property so children must be supervised at all times.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

The Angas Carriage has heating and air conditioning.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at The Angas Carriage.

Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

There are off street open air parking spaces beside The Angas Carriage.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Sorry, The Angas Carriageis not a pet friendly property.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

STUDIO COTTAGE, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sundays!

Studio Cottage is a truly unique property that offers guests a charming country getaway. The cottage was built by artist Ray Crooke as his studio in the 1970s. The sandstone he used was originally hand quarried by convicts and was reclaimed from the old Kerrigans Inn. The cottage has a wonderful cozy feel to it and is a wonderful retreat to come home to after a day exploring the Southern Highlands.

** Where will I be? **

Studio Cottage is located within the Little Forest complex, a collection of 7 cottages spread across 42 acres of grounds. Your cottage will have its own private spaces, but please be aware that other guests may be around as well. There are two other cottages as well as the Angas Carriage in immediate proximity to your cottage so please do expect to occasionally see your neighbours. Communal spaces include the lawns, gardens, driveway and trails, but you will have plenty of privacy as well. The Little Forest complex has a bush setting and is circled on one side by the Sydney – Melbourne railway line. As a result, trains are audible at times, and for any kids, part of the fun! Little Forest also has various trails throughout its 42 acres, but please keep children supervised at all times due to wildlife, unfenced dams and trains.

** Why choose Studio Cottage? **

Studio Cottage is a charming and unique base from which to explore the Southern Highlands. There are few properties that will give you the same feeling of place as Studio Cottage does.

** How is the property laid out? **

Studio Cottage is reached down a tree-lined country drive way. You approach the house through beautiful gardens and enter into a charming country kitchen and dining area. Just off the dining area is a living room with fireplace, comfortable lounges and television. Also leading off from the kitchen is the master bedroom with ensuite. Upstairs is the second bedroom with two single beds. Both bedrooms share the master bedroom ensuite.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

This particular property does NOT offer Wi-Fi. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is generally Telstra. Otherwise, it’s best to use your smartphone only during your stay or find a local cafe that offers free Wi-Fi. The Holidays Collection is committed to getting all owners to provide Wi-Fi at their property, but this is still work in progress!

** What about outdoors? **

Studio Cottage is surrounded by lawns and gardens that are open for guests to use. The house is part of a larger 40 acre property which includes bush trails for guests to explore. Please be aware that there is an unfenced dam on the property so children must be supervised at all times.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

Studio Cottage has a slow combustion fireplace downstairs. There is a free standing heater in the bathroom. The cottage does not have air conditioning.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Studio Cottage.

Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

There are two off street parking, ope air parking spaces beside this property.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Pets are welcome at Studio Cottage! Please note the following:

the yard is not fully fencedplease keep your pets off all furniture and bedsplease clean up behind your petplease inform us of your intention to bring a pet at the time of booking** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

ORCHARD COTTAGE, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out on Sundays!

Orchard Cottage is a two storey cottage set in the orchard of Little Forrest. The cottage has a warm, rustic ambience and is comfortable for groups up to four people. Downstairs is a wonderful social area, consisting of the kitchen and living area. Combined with a wood heater, this is the perfect area to curl up with a book or to watch a movie. Upstairs is a large combined sleeping area with bathroom.

** Where will I be? **

Orchard Cottage is located within the Little Forest complex, a collection of 7 cottages spread across 42 acres of grounds. Your cottage will have its own private spaces, but please be aware that other guests may be around as well. There are two other cottages as well as the Angas Carriage in immediate proximity to your cottage so please do expect to occasionally see your neighbours. Communal spaces include the lawns, gardens, driveway and trails, but you will have plenty of privacy as well. The Little Forest complex has a bush setting and is circled on one side by the Sydney – Melbourne railway line. As a result, trains are audible at times, and for any kids, part of the fun! Little Forest also has various trails throughout its 42 acres, but please keep children supervised at all times due to wildlife, unfenced dams and trains.

** Why choose Orchard Cottage? **

Orchard Cottage has a wonderful cozy feel to it and is a wonderful retreat to come home to after a day exploring the Southern Highlands.

** How is the property laid out? **

Orchard Cottage is reached down a tree-lined country drive way. You approach the house through beautiful gardens and enter into a compact living area and country kitchen. Upstairs is the bedroom with king bed and two separate single beds. The bathrooms is also located upstairs.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

This particular property does NOT offer Wi-Fi. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is generally Telstra. Otherwise, it’s best to use your smartphone only during your stay or find a local cafe that offers free Wi-Fi. The Holidays Collection is committed to getting all owners to provide Wi-Fi at their property, but this is still work in progress!

** What about outdoors? **

Orchard Cottage is surrounded by lawns and gardens that are open for guests to use. The house is part of a larger 40 acre property which includes bush trails for guests to explore. Please be aware that there is an unfenced dam on the property so children must be supervised at all times.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

Orchard Cottage has a slow combustion fireplace downstairs and a reverse cycle air conditioner upstairs.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Orchard Cottage.

Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

There are off street open air driveway parking space immediately outside Orchard Cottage.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Sorry, Orchard Cottageis not a pet friendly property.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

OATLEY COTTAGE, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out on Sundays!

Oatley Cottage was originally built in 1910 in the Sydney suburb of Oatley. It was transported to Little Forrest in 2009 and lovingly restored. The cottage has a wonderful homely feel to it and is a wonderful retreat to come home to after a day exploring the Southern Highlands.

** Where will I be? **

Oatley Cottage is located within the Little Forest complex, a collection of 7 cottages spread across 40 acres of grounds. Your cottage will have its own private spaces, but please be aware that other guests may be around as well. Communal spaces include the lawns, gardens, driveway and trails, but you will have plenty of privacy as well. The Little Forest complex has a bush setting and is circled on one side by the Sydney – Melbourne railway line. As a result, trains are audible at times, and for any kids, part of the fun! Little Forest also has various throughout its 42 acres, but please keep children supervised at all times due to wildlife, unfenced dams and trains.

** Why choose Oatley Cottage? **

Oatley Cottage is a charming and comfortable base from which to explore the Southern Highlands. Period details such as the beautiful original floorboards and wall cladding have been maintained and matched with modern amenities like the large country kitchen and wrap around verandah to create a wonderful comfortable home.

** How is the property laid out? **

Oatley Cottage is reached down a tree-lined country drive way. You approach the house through beautiful gardens and enter into a charming country kitchen and dining area. The front door opens into a light, timber lined hall way off which you will find the three bedrooms. At the end of the hallway is the open plan living and dining area with large country kitchen. The bathroom and laundry lead off from this open plan area. The verandah runs the length of the back and one side of the house. There is a barbeque and plenty of outdoor seating out there to enjoy in the warmer months.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

This particular property does NOT offer Wi-Fi. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is generally Telstra. Otherwise, it’s best to use your smartphone only during your stay or find a local cafe that offers free Wi-Fi. The Holidays Collection is committed to getting all owners to provide Wi-Fi at their property, but this is still work in progress!

** What about outdoors? **

Oatley Cottage is surrounded by lawns and gardens that are open for guests to use. The house is part of a larger 40 acre property which includes bush trails for guests to explore. Please be aware that there is an unfenced dam on the property so children must be supervised at all times.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

Oatley Cottage has a slow combustion fireplace in the living area. All bedrooms have stand alone heaters. There are ceiling fans in the living room and all bedrooms.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Oatley Cottage.

Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

There are two open air parking spaces beside OatleyCottage.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Yes, your favourite pet is welcome to stay at Oatley Cottage, and please note the following:

the yard is not fully fencedplease keep your pets off all furniture and bedsplease clean up behind your petplease inform us of your intention to bring a pet at the time of booking** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

LAVENDER COTTAGE, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sundays!

Lavender Cottage is a beautiful home located on 40 acres of gardens and bush in Alpine, Southern Highlands. The timber floorboards and exposed roof beams give this property a wonderful country feel. You will not miss out on modern conveniences however, with a large modern kitchen, flat screen televisions and air conditioning upstairs. This home sleeps up to 14 people across 4 bedrooms, and has 3 bathrooms. Children are well catered for with large lawns and gardens to explore and even a tree house. Lavender House is a charming and spacious base for enjoying all that the Southern Highlands has to offer.

** Where will I be? **

Lavender Cottage is located within the Little Forest complex, a collection of 7 cottages spread across 42 acres of grounds. Your cottage will have its own private spaces, but please be aware that other guests may be around as well. There are two other cottages as well as the Angas Carriage in immediate proximity to your cottage so please do expect to occasionally see your neighbours. Communal spaces include the lawns, gardens, driveway and trails, but you will have plenty of privacy as well. The Little Forest complex has a bush setting and is circled on one side by the Sydney – Melbourne railway line. As a result, trains are audible at times, and for any kids, part of the fun! Little Forest also has various trails throughout its 42 acres, but please keep children supervised at all times due to wildlife, unfenced dams and trains.

** Why choose Lavender Cottage? **

A visit to the Southern Highlands is all about experiencing beautiful countryside, sitting around a cosy fireplace, driving through working farms, and if you are lucky, staying in an older style, traditional home. Lavender Cottage is such a home, however it has been carefully updated to provide modern comforts while maintaining its historic charm.

** How is the property laid out? **

Lavender Cottage is reached down a tree-lined country drive way. You approach the house through beautiful gardens and enter into a large living area with slow combustion wood heater and flat screen television. The first floor also contains a large, fully equipped country style kitchen, dining area that seats 10, laundry, two bathrooms and three bedrooms. Upstairs is the fourth bedroom with ensuite. Outside is an undercover entertaining area with large table and bbq. The house is surrounded by lawns and gardens to explore and play in.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

This particular property does NOT offer Wi-Fi. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is generally Telstra. Otherwise, it’s best to use your smartphone only during your stay or find a local cafe that offers free Wi-Fi. The Holidays Collection is committed to getting all owners to provide Wi-Fi at their property, but this is still work in progress!

** What about outdoors? **

Lavender Cottageis surrounded by lawns and gardens that are open for guests to use. The house is part of a larger 40 acre property which includes bush trails for guests to explore. Please be aware that there is an unfenced dam on the property so children must be supervised at all times.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

Lavender Cottagehas a slow combustion fireplace downstairs. Upstairs is a reverse cycle air conditioner. There are ceiling fans in all downstairs bedrooms.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Lavender House.

Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

Off street open airdriveway parking is available for multiple cars.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Pets are welcome at Lavender Cottage! Please note the following:

the yard is not fully fencedplease keep your pets off all furniture and bedsplease clean up behind your petplease inform us of your intention to bring a pet at the time of booking** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

KIRRIEMUIR – Burradoo, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sunday

Kirriemuir is a luxurious and beautifully decorated retreat in Burradoo – ideal for 3 couples. Families may also stay of course, but due to the nature of this house, children under 8 are not permitted – sorry! The home is stylish, sumptuous and equipped with everything you could wish for – including complimentary home roasted coffee, wine and other treats upon arrival. Beds are super comfortable, the garden is large and you will be very centrally located – so a perfect base for exploring the Southern Highlands!

** Please note – no children under 8 **

Families are of course welcome at Kirriemuir, but due to the nature of this house, children under 8 are not permitted – sorry! The open gas fireplace and the quality and value of furniture and other decorative items in this house are the reasons for this rule.

** Where will I be? **

Kirriemuir is within easy driving distance of Bowral town, Moss Vale, and all wineries, wedding venues and other local attractions. The local pony club grounds and the beautiful Burradoo Park are an easy walk from the house and highly recommended.

** Why choose Kirriemuir? **

Kirriemuir oozes luxury, style, comfort, and personal touches that make for a truly special stay! The home is well located in Burradoo, making it a perfect base for exploring the Southern Highlands. If you want to be totally comfortable, or if you want to spoil yourself, stay at this home!

** How is the property laid out? **

Kirriemuir is laid out on one level, with a large living room at one end, kitchen and dining in the middle, and a bedroom wing with 3 bedrooms and two bathrooms, one of which is an en-suite. All bedrooms are good sized queen bedrooms. The house also has numerous outdoor areas. The garage is a covered area for kids and the grounds are expansive with plenty of lawn areas.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV – will I have it? **

This property does have Wi-Fi, with the modem located in the pantry. Ausername and password will be provided in your pre-arrival email. You may use the house Wi-Fi with no guarantee of reliability or bandwidth by us or the owner. If internet access is critical during you stay, please make sure that you have a Plan B.

** What about outdoors? **

Kirriemuir has extensive gardens and grounds, with multiple places to sit outdoors and entertain. It is in a quiet street adjacent to the Eridge Park velodrome and playing fields – perfect for a morning walk!

** Staying warm or keeping cool?! **

Kirriemuir has hydronic heating throughout the house, with multiple heating panels in the living areas and one panel in each bedroom and each bathroom. As a result, the home is kept at a very comfortable, consistent and cozy temperature during cooler months! In summer, the home can be opened up to let in fresh air or to catch any available breeze.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

Linen and bath towels are provided at Kirriemuir.

** Parking for cars? **

There is plenty of parking on the driveway for 2 – 3 cars. The garage hasconverted into a games area for kids, with table tennis table.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Sorry, Kirriemuir is not a pet friendly property. Please contact us for a list of our pet friendly options.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

ESTUARY HOUSE, Basin View – 4pm check out Sundays!

The Estuary House is architecturally designed and master built in 2019. The contemporary design ushers in elements of the outdoors into the luxurious indoor space. The house is in a stunning waterfront location, complete with infinity pool and private jetty.

Please also note that due to the high standards of this beautiful home, party groups are not accepted, smoking inside is not permitted..

** Where will I be? **

Estuary House is located in the tranquil hamlet of Basin View, with private waterfront access to St Georges Basin. Basin View is at the western end of St Georges Basin, and is the only location where deeper water jetties can be found (water depth approximately 1.2m). Basin View also has a good public boat ramp located only 700 metres from the house.

Please scroll down to see the exact location of The Estuary Houseon Google Maps.

** Why choose The Estuary House? **

The Estuary House oozes style, luxury, relaxation and tranquility. Its waterfront setting, pool deck, beautiful views, and private jetty force you to relax! The home is also beautifully appointed and brilliantly designed – including an outdoor shower in the shared bathroom, fire pit, fantastic barbecue and many other special touches that you will discover during your stay. The house is also well equipped with quality cookware, cutlery and crockery, and a European laundry with washer and dryer.

** How is the property laid out? **

The Estuary House is on one level, and steps down through the pool area to a good sized lawn that extends to the water’s edge. The layout is open plan in the living areas, with plenty of natural light and high ceilings. The three bedrooms and two bathrooms are all in one wing – making the house compact yet spacious at the same time.

** Wi-Fi, internet, Netflix or pay TV- will I have it? **

This property does have Wi-Fi. A username and password will be provided in your pre-arrival email. You may use the house Wi-Fi with no guarantee of reliability or bandwidth by us or the owner. If internet access is critical during you stay, please make sure that you have a Plan B.

A high quality smart TV is provided, however please use your own Netflix or similar accounts.

** What about outdoors? **

The Estuary House has a front garden area, back garden with lawn, private jetty, infinity pool and extensive deck areas. There is also a hot and cold outdoor shower for when you come up from the jetty or get out of the pool.

Please do not gut and clean any fish inside the house. A fish gutting table and hose is provided near the jetty.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

The Estuary House has fully ducted airconditioning to either warm or cool the house – keeping you totally comfortable during your stay!

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at The Estuary House. Beds will be made up for your arrival. Please however bring your own beach towels!

Toilet paper, kitchen soap sand some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

There is parking for 2 cars on the paved driveway area.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Sorry, Estuary House is strictly not pet friendly. If you bring a pet without permission, you will put at risk the cash bond. Please contact us for our list of pet friendly properties.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends, four nights at Easter and seven night blocks during peak season. Peak season runs from mid-December to the end of the Australia Day long weekend in January.

** Are there any special Peak Season rules? **

Please note that during peak season, our properties have designated changeover days so as to make the cleaning rosters manageable. We also do not schedule arrivals on the Christmas, Boxing, and New Years Day public holidays.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.