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Hermitage Cottage

16 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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Being just over an hour from Sydney CBD and near the Blue Mountains Hermitage Cottage offers a peacefull escape.. At the end of a quiet country lane, in a private valley of 32ha(80 acres) and extensive bushland, magificent views to the north. Perfect for couples wanting to escape from the city frenzy, relax,breath in the fresh air , unwind and enjoy the serenity that is Hermitage Cottage. Set in a large garden with a large outdoor patio,sip a coffee and listen to the Bell birds singing and the Lyre birds calling in the forest. Only 3 km from unique Kurrajong Village with cafes, restaurants,baker,butcher,chemist,supermarket ,ATM,bottle shop and newsagent with no parking metres.! ...Being just over an hour from Sydney CBD and near the Blue Mountains Hermitage Cottage offers a peacefull escape.. At the end of a quiet country lane, in a private valley of 32ha(80 acres) and extensive bushland, magificent views to the north. Perfect for couples wanting to escape from the city frenzy, relax,breath in the fresh air , unwind and enjoy the serenity that is Hermitage Cottage. Set in a large garden with a large outdoor patio,sip a coffee and listen to the Bell birds singing and the Lyre birds calling in the forest. Only 3 km from unique Kurrajong Village with cafes, restaurants,baker,butcher,chemist,supermarket ,ATM,bottle shop and newsagent with no parking metres.! More
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About the Owner
John M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviews (16)

1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 29 September 2015

The Hermitage is just wonderful - a picturesque, comfortable hideaway set in Kurrajong's beautiful rolling countryside. The cottage is adorable, the gardens stunning. John and Peter are perfect hosts, welcoming, helpful and thoughtful. It's a working farm too, with cows and chooks. Generous breakfast included...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Dulciedeamer
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

What a fabulous place! We (my husband, our labrador pup, and I) stayed here for two nights and what a wonderful two nights they were. Beautiful location, lovely hosts and a truly breathtaking cottage. Spacious kitchen and living areas, the comfiest beds I've ever experienced...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank amy301184
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

Great out of the way location which doesn't take long to get to. Had a great time. Very peaceful. A1

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Peterbythesea
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Lovely relaxing weekend at this cosy and comfortable cottage, just over an hour's drive from Sydney. Beautiful country location with great views from the sitting room and bathroom. Lovely wood burner in addition to regular heating kept the winter chill at bay. Generous breakfast provisions...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank ms_woodroffe
Reviewed 8 October 2014

We stayed here as a couple and enjoyed the cottage with its lovely character, gorgeous gardens and comfortable accommodation. The house has kept its historical Australian charm and it was interesting to hear of the original family who lived in it before. We found the...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank DBruceW46
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Freezer
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
House Swap
Fireplace
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
One of the earliest areas settled outside Sydney, in the foothills of the Blue Mountains,it has a mild temperate climate densely treed & very green rolling hills. Clean air,full of bird life,wedge tail eagles patrol the skies above the valley, white & black cockatoos feast on the native seeds,bell birds sing in the forest & lyre birds call in the early morning . Close to apple orchards,& Mt Tomah Botanic Gardens.
How to get there
From Sydney use either the M2 or M7 tollways, turn of at the Richmond/Windsor signs ,once in Richmond cross over the Hawkesbury River to North Richmond , straight on along Bells Line of Road ,signs say Lithgow,next trafic light turn left into Grose Vale/Kurrajong. Drive through Kurrajong Village, approx 3km, through roundabout,take 2nd exit , up Westbury Road for 1km, turn right into Horans Lane,drive to the end ,Hermitage Cottage awaits you.
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