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POET'S COTTAGE - Tranquil Blue Mountains Luxury

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The open plan living and dining rooms have views of the tranquil garden
Certificate of Excellence
Excellent
30 reviews
The open plan living and dining rooms have views of the tranquil garden
Peaceful entertainment deck overlooking the garden
Laura Ashley queen bed
Laura Ashley sleigh bed for two
Well equipped kitchen for the home chef!
The spa bath overlooks the tranquil garden
Soak you worldly worries away in the luxury spa bath
Cosy fireplace and ducted heating throughout will keep you snug and warm!
Relax and unwind on the private deck
Rhododendron flowering in Spring
Autumn light.
Photo M. Fagan
A host, of golden daffodils... W. Wordsworth
Hallway
Entrance detail
View from the top of Wentworth Falls ... copyright: Phil Young Photographs
Walking tracks to majestic Wentworth Falls are on the doorstep. Copyright: Phil Young Photographs
See Sylvia Falls in the Valley of the Waters ... copyright: Phil Young Photographs
The beautiful Valley of the Waters is only a few minutes walk away
Wentworth Falls after heavy rain
See The Three Sisters
... copyright: Phil Young Photographs
Welcome
Autumn colours. 
Photo J. Overall
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Wentworth Falls, Blue Mountains, New South Wales
Winner - 2017 TripAdvisor Award for Excellence.
Winner - 2013 TripAdvisor Top Vacation Rental.
#1 RANKED property in Wentworth Falls on Stayz.

Nestled alongside Australia's breathtaking Blue Mountains' World Heritage National Park, Poet's Cottage offers elegant accommodation with the charm of a bygone era, only 90 minutes from Sydney's CBD.

Originally built in 1912, the cottage is located on the edge of the beautiful Valley of the Waters in historic Wentworth Falls. The cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and accommodates up to 7 guests.

This stylishly restored and extended 105-year-old property offers the best of both worlds - tranquility and quiet away from the tourist crowds yet it's just a quick 5-minute drive from charming Leura village.

Self-contained, with plenty of pampering comforts, the cottage offers an...
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About the Owner, Sophia K
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We are available 24/7 for guest assistance during their stay by telephone and email.

Our kind, elderly neighbour is also available 24/7 for on site assistance as required.
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Excellent - based on 30 reviews
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Tony C
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in October 2017

Poet's cottage was beautifully fitted out and presented. Everything was provided, from pantry items to suggestions for activities in the area. It was wonderful to have such a quiet, self contained cottage still within close proximity to the attractions in the area. Having a BBQ on the deck overlooking the colourful garden and bush was a real treat. Thanks to...

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Management response:

Thank you Tony for taking the time to write this wonderful review! We're so glad that you enjoyed your time in our cottage and that it was a memorable stay. We look forward to having you stay with us again in future.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We stayed recently with our family. What a wonderful place. One of the best we have stayed in. Great size for a family, very well appointed with equipment, and nice and quiet location. Only sad part was .......... leaving.

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mariadiaz...
Toowoomba, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 25 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Beautifully appointed cottage with all the amenities you could ask for in house. Surrounded by delightful cottage gardens and only a short drive to Wentworth falls and the walks offered in the area, or walk there! The township of Leura is a short drive in the other direction and has shops, restaurants and is a delightful little center. Not much...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No special events or parties are permitted. Additional last minute guests are welcome to stay (the cottage sleeps up to 7 guests in total), however there is an extra charge of $35...
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Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    1 Queen
    3 Twins
    1 Crib
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 2 nights
$240
$295
2 Oct 2017 -
23 Dec 2017
Summer 2017
2 nights
$240
$300
24 Dec 2017 -
7 Jan 2018
Christmas / New Year 2017
2 nights
$394
$788
8 Jan 2018 -
28 Feb 2018
Summer
2 nights
$245
$305
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $350 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: $95 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The prices listed are for 2 adults. For more than 2 adults there is an additional charge of $45 per adult / $15 per child per night - if additional guests are children please include the number of children and their ages in your booking message.

There is no charge for children 0-3.

An $85 cleaning fee is applied.

Special pricing and a 3 night minimum stay applies for long weekends, special local events and Easter, Christmas / New Year. The special pricing is a flat rate, with no additional cost for more than 2 guests, nor a cleaning fee applied.

Please note that a $350 fully refundable security deposit is required for all bookings, no exceptions.
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the heart of the Blue Mountains, Wentworth Falls is one of the most beautiful townships in the mountains, offering spectacular bushwalks and stunning views.

The Blue Mountains offer fresh mountain air, cool climate gardens, vibrant cafes, restaurants, village shopping, galleries, bookshops, tennis, hiking, waterfalls, abseiling, canyoning, festivals and cultural events.
Getting around
Walking tracks to beautiful mountain views and to the historic Conservation Hut Cafe and Restaurant literally adjoin the back garden.

The local bus to historic Wentworth Falls, charming Leura and famous Katoomba conveniently stops just a few metres away from Poet's Cottage.

Wentworth Falls, Leura and Katoomba all have train stations with trains running to and from Sydney. All of these train stations have taxi stands.

The local bicycle store, Bikeminded, is just a few minutes walk from the cottage. Bikeminded has bikes for hire and hosts sight seeing group rides. Open Monday to Saturday.

If preferred, a car can be hired in Leura.

There is free off-street parking for guests at the cottage.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Sydney Airport: 100.0 km
Railway: Wentworth Falls train station: 1.8 km
Driving directions from Sydney: Heading west, travel along Parramatta Rd onto the M4 Western Motorway.

(If travelling from Sydney along the M2, continue onto the M7 and then turn right onto the M4 Western Motorway.)

Continuing along the M4, drive past the exit to Penrith and then the road will ascend up into the Blue Mountains.

Continue driving through the townships of Glenbrook, Blaxland, Warrimoo, Springwood, Lawson and Bullaburra. Wentworth Falls is the next township (after Bullaburra and immediately before Leura).

Continue driving past the Wentworth Falls township turn off (you will pass on your right).

Continue a short distance along the Great Western Highway.

Please contact the owner for final details.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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