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Poppy's Cottage B&B Award winning, Charming bed and breakfast close to Armidale

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Overview
Private Room , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Armidale, New South Wales
Armidale Award Winning B&B Poppy’s Cottage, set on 140 acres, is only 10 minutes from the heart of historic Armidale. Enjoy cosy and warm accommodation in the “Settlers’ Cottage” adjoining the 1901 homestead. The cottage built circa 1860, is set in about 2 acres of established, leafy, English style garden, interspersed with old-fashioned perennials and roses. With 2 bedrooms and ensuite, the cottage is totally private. Guests have the option of a delicious three-course dinner by candlelight, with complimentary bottle of wine. Wonderful breakfasts include a large selection of fresh and poached fruits, yoghurt, freshly squeezed orange juice as well as a full cooked breakfast. This may be served during the warmer weather in the garden under the canopy of the fruit trees to the music of birdcall. The bread is home baked, and the jams made... Read more
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About the Owner
Poppy A
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:92%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
Interaction with guests
We will be here to greet you and explain anything you need to know about Poppy's Cottage and visits to the local tourist spots, restaurants and shopping. We love to interact with our guests but are also quite understanding of guests who come for some quiet time and do not wish to be disturbed. You will have use of our large leafy garden for relaxation. The cottage is quite separate from the home and you will have your own entrance. The cottage looks out onto the paddocks and to the forest beyond. The outdoor furniture is for your enjoyment.
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Wow! What a beautiful hideaway Poppy’s was! Set in lush gardens the ‘settlers cottage’ delivered a unique Austraiana experience. Poppy and Jake made us feel so welcome from the moment we arrived and could not do enough for us. Their recommendation for dinner in Armidale...More

Thank Glenys M
Poppy A, VR Owner at Poppy's Cottage B&B Award winning, Charming bed and breakfast close to Armidale, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Glen and Warren, Thank you for your kind review. We did very much enjoy meeting you both and we hope you will keep in touch if you decide to proceed with offering bed and breakfast accommodation. After hosting ourselves for 28 years, we are...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

After spending a few busy days on the Gold Coast it was great to arrive at Poppy’s to unwind and refresh in a relaxing environment. The cottage is very cosy and homely and Poppy and her husband Jack make you feel instantly welcome. The property...More

Thank TommoSydney
Poppy A, VR Owner at Poppy's Cottage B&B Award winning, Charming bed and breakfast close to Armidale, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Dear Jim, Thank you for your kind review. It was a delight to have you and your family here for one night, and goodness., we did love those beautiful Scottish accents! It was nice to show your brother Alan and his wife a little touch...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

We have recently visited Poppys Cottage and could have lingered a lot longer! The location and countryside was very lovely, easily found , a few minutes just outside of Armidale. The old pioneer cottage (built in the 1800s for Chinese gold miners) was extremely cosy...More

Thank patrick p
Poppy A, VR Owner at Poppy's Cottage B&B Award winning, Charming bed and breakfast close to Armidale, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Dear Wendy and Patrick, Thank you very much for your kind review, and thank you also for being such delightful guests! We enjoyed having you both to stay for three nights and we do look forward to meeting your friends from CWA. We hope to...More

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We would ask that you please respect our cottage as you would your own home. We love to offer our life on the farm to you as our friends. We do accept clean and well behaved dogs...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    1 Sofa
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About the neighbourhood
Armidale with its unique blend of culture, state of the art technology, educational diversity and natural beauty is a city offering everything worth living for. Situated in the country half way between Sydney and Brisbane and only two hours from the coast, it enjoys a warm summer, tones of amber during the autumn, a crisp winter and an exhilarating spring. Resting high on the Northern Tablelands, it is the most cosmopolitan NSW city outside Sydney catering for harmonious living for 24,000 citizens from 53 different nationalities.
Armidale's educational facilities have attracted students, academics and their families from all over the world adding a multicultural dimension to the city and events hosted by different ethnic groups add vitality, spice and colour, making life in Armidale...
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Getting around
Poppy's Cottage is only about 10 minutes drive from Armidale and set on 140 acres of land.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Armidale : 10.0 km
Railway: Armidale: 8.0 km
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10 minutes drive into town to restaurants, art gallery, and shopping. We can make a booking for you at one of our local restaurants for dinner. Closeby is the winery where you may enjoy sampling some of our local wines.
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