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Mrs Simpson at Norala Garden

While away time on the front deck
8 reviews
While away time on the front deck
Breakfast on the back deck a regular pleasure
Luxury US linens in each room
The queen bedroom has ensuite
A fully kitted out kitchen, oils and vinegar for your salads complimentary
Main bedroom provides the prospect of a luxury soak
The ensuite bathed in glorious morning light
Antiques and beautiful crockery make for a very different experience
Dry stone walling the main feature of renowned Norala Garden
Our guests enjoy the many photo opportunities the garden provides
A little cottage in a very amazing heritage garden
Many specimen trees complete the enjoyment of the loved heritage garden
Bakers Gully runs through the property; from the deck and the garden you can hear it cascade
The back-gate gives direct access to the Ovens River and the cycle path
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Bright, Victoria
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THE COTTAGE: This one of a kind private holiday cottage furnished with special things like our European antiques to enjoy a special ambience. Open fireplace, books, CDs, TV/DVDs, complete cooking facilities incl. BBQ, spacious timber deck, a hot bath and ensuite; all these we trust will make your stay unforgettable!

HORTICULTURAL: Norala Garden is a BRIGHT OPEN GARDEN icon and was highly recommended on 3AW Big Backyard in 2014. Garden lovers will delight in the splendid renowned garden, established by Norma McGown and Alma Stanhope in the 1960s. Their landscaping story is local lore and the garden is a testament to their love of beautiful European landscaping with extensive English-style dry stone walling and terracing.

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Listing #HL7314448
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mrs Simpsons was an absolute gem for a family getaway. Stunning gardens with magical corners by the river that our two kids and spaniel explored together. House is stylish, clean and fantastically appointed close to everything you could want. We spent five days exploring the...More

Thank Zoe W
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Reading other reviews I find it difficult to add to the superlatives. Every positive comment is hereby endorsed. Our three night stay with another couple was simply delightful. It was like walking into your best friend's house and house-sitting for them. Our only regret is...More

Thank fehlbat
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were in Bright to attend a wedding at a nearby winery, and had a wonderful stay at Mrs Simpson at Norala Garden. The house was just like the pictures and the beds were very comfy. The location couldn’t be more central, yet it was...More

Thank Eva W
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Cottage is only suitable for families with children older than 8 years of age and children have to be supervised by an adult along the creek at all times. This is because Norala...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$500 / stay - Deposit
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