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664 Black Springs Rd, Mudgee, New South Wales 2850, Australia
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Ilkley Cottages
Ranked #2 of 16 Specialty Lodging in Mudgee
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chris is a thoughtful host who has thought of everything for guests including delicious free range eggs and wholemeal sourdough. The quintessential Australian cottage built by the owner sits in the bush setting and has resident wallabies and abundant bird life. We visited mid-week and spent the time cycling, visiting wineries, bushwalking and eating out (as well as in). Everything... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stayed at Blackmans Cottage for a mid-week break. Great place to unwind and relax after checking out the wonderful food and wine in Mudgee. Chris was a very welcoming host and the fresh bread, coffee and jam was a nice addition.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed in Calving Gully Cottage for a 10th wedding anniversary getaway and we just couldn't have had a better time. We were very impressed with the tranquillity and beauty of the setting, and also the attention to detail within the cottage itself. Loved the home-baked bread, freshly laid eggs, jam and coffee for breakfast, the cosy potbelly wood fire... More

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Chris S, Owner at Ilkley Cottages, responded to this review

As Sir Humphrey said "A brave decision Minister". We applaud, but suggest the push bikes next time. And thanks for the great review. More

Wollongong, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Calving Gully Cottage for just one night the weekend before last. We'd decided on the spur of the moment to make our first visit to Mudgee. Accommodation seemed a little hard to find so we searched TP and found Ilkley Cottages. A quick call to Chris and all was arranged. The cottage is beautifully... More

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Singleton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

These clean, efficient cottages have a rustic appearance, inside and out, without lacking any of the modern features you would expect. Pre-loved and restored doors, windows, plumbing fixtures and furniture are complimented by reproduction items such as the "antique" electric jug. They are well insulated with air-con and even have a wood heater. Microwave, hot plates and all the cooking... More

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Chris S, Owner at Ilkley Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for that comprehensive review folks. I guess the noisy flush reminds us that some things have improved over time. Any suggestions to quieten it would be considered, but the overhead cistern stays I'm afraid. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We stayed at Blackamns cottage for 2 nights. A wonderful cottage, very comfortable, with all the country charm and personal touches. Relaxing on the deck, and taking in the wonderful view, enjoying the peaceful atmosphere and watching the sun slwoly set over the westerly mountains - SENSATIONAL. A great way to welcome in the new year. Thank you to our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We stayed in Maggies cottage and had such a great long weekend. It is really comfortable with bathrooms for each of the bedrooms and really comfortable beds, but what really makes it is the little touches like the bread they give you every day or the port they leave out for you to drink. Being based here meant we could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

We stayed at Calving Gully cottage for two nights. You can tell great care has gone into the creation of the cottages. The kitchen has everything you could need, the bath is the perfect size and the location is wonderfully quiet and scenic. Chris was the perfect host, invisible most of the time but immediately responded whenever we needed help... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

We had a fantastic weekend in Mudgee and would highly recommend these beautiful cottages just out the town and Yes we'll definitely be back! We stayed in Blackman's Cottage, a two bedroom cottage with a potbelly stove that warms the entire cottage - loved it!

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Chris S, Owner at Ilkley Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks Mark, hope the race went well. I note you took a dot off for location and value: we think the location is a plus so can't improve there, but the value can be bettered if you book direct in future. Thanks again. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

My boyfriend and I recently stayed in the Calving Gully Cottage and it was just divine. The hot breakfast provisions and bread was yummy, and the kitchen is amply stocked for your basic weekend cooking. Very comfy bed, plenty of wood for the pot belly fire, and the decor is just lovely. We had dinner out on the Friday night,... More

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Chris S, Owner at Ilkley Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, and the photos are fabulous, even better than the ones we've taken for our new website. It's good to get comments as we don't often get the opportunity to experience the cottages from your perspective. More

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Address: 664 Black Springs Rd, Mudgee, New South Wales 2850, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Mudgee
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6

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