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Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway

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185 Evans Lookout Road, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a comfortable 2 double bedded cottage. Good basic requirements although very bland and lighting in lounge area was terrible. The fire was welcome, even in February we needed it! The grounds are lovely with tennis court, fire pit, heated pool and some wonderful big trees.

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your stay with us. Yes, regardless of the time of year the nights here can be quite cool! We hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back when next you visit the Blue Mountains. More 

Huskisson, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was brought here for my surprise birthday party. What a surprise to find this very special place. The cottage we stayed in had 5 bedrooms sleeping 10 people very comfortably. The cottage was clean and had everything we needed. The amenities on the property were great from the heated pool to the tennis court, where we played 3 a... More 

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

Thank you Carole for taking the time to write this review. We are so pleased your family chose Federation Gardens for your surprise birthday celebration and that you all enjoyed your stay. Yes, every season here offers a different experience - the Autumn leaves are spectacular and there is nothing like Winter in the Mountains (particularly when it snows). November... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quiet, relaxing and specious place. Fully equipped with every thing you would need. Very clean and tidy, the swimming pool was wonderful place for me and the kids to have dip into it. The fire pit was amazing place to sit and eat march mellow. I will definitely come back to this place. Highly recommended.

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

It was lovely to host you and your family for your overnight stay at Federation Gardens Bakry. We hope next time you will be able to stay longer so you can experience all the wonderful sights the Mountains has to offer. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I rated this hideaway as one of our best. The management team were accommodating, helpful and provided a lovely customer experience. The accommodation was super quiet, clean and comfortable and provided a great hub to explore this beautiful region. Restaurants and walks are a plenty and we will definitely recommend to friends and family and look forward... More 

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

It was wonderful to read your comments about cleanliness and comfort as these are two of the things we continually strive to achieve. I thank you for taking the time to write this review of your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More 

Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My fiancé and I booked the Possums Retreat Cabin for Christmas Eve and Christmas day. The cabin was perfect as it had everything you needed from a comfy bed to a log fire (with cut wood provided) and a huge hot spa in the bathroom. The staff were extremely friendly and I would recommend this cabin to any couple looking... More 

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

We are so pleased Sophie that you enjoyed your stay with us over Christmas and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. More 

Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

A lovely spot for a weekend getaway. Loved the campfire and complementary marshmallows is a very nice touch. Very comfortable cabins with all facilities and comfortable beds! Will definitely return again soon!

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your recent stay with us and toasting marshmallows around our fire pit - we look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Great location, great rooms, great staff. Beautiful pool - when not overrun by pre-teens! I was there with my extended family and it was big enough to share with another couple and a toddler. The kitchen is well equipt, the lounge area is big, the bathroom is fine. The location is superb.

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review - I am so pleased you and your extended family enjoyed your stay. Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway is indeed a great location for exploring the Blue Mountains as it is so close to all the attractions the Mountains has to offer and yet provides a peaceful oasis to return... More 

Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Really enjoyed our time at Federations Gardens. The grounds are beautiful and there was plenty to do with the fire, pool and activities. Fantastic location too, being down the road from some breathtaking views!

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

Blackheath definitely has some of the best lookouts in the Blue Mountains and I am glad Michelle you managed to see some of them while you were here. It was lovely hosting your family getaway and we hope to welcome you all back again in 2016. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

The 10 of us thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The facilities were excellent as it catered for both adults and children. The children were entertained with healthy out door activities. The garden was huge which gave the opportunity for us all to play ball and badminton. This together with the tennis courts provided great source of activities for the kids and... More 

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

It is always lovely to welcome guests back year after year and see how the children enjoy the various activities we provide. Our large grassed areas are always popular with the kids for kicking a ball and riding their bikes and the indoor heated pool and our tennis court are always a hit. We are so pleased you enjoyed your... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

We stayed at Federation Gardens with a large group of 3 generations for a pre-Christmas gathering. Everyone loved the facilities, the space, the pool, the ease with which we could all be catered for. The apartments are beautifully furnished and had everything we could need. I hope that we can get back there next year to do it all again.

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Julie H, Manager at Federation Gardens & Possums Hideaway, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us for your family Christmas get together. Federation Gardens is perfect for family gatherings with so much to entertain all ages. We do hope you make this a regular family experience. More 

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