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Countrywide Cottages

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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
4 Star accommodation
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We consistently receive 5 star TripAdvisor reviews from our fabulous guests! Our property features four self contained cottages surrounded by bushland. Just 1.5 hours drive from the Westgate bridge in Melbourne More and 25 minutes drive from Lorne, you can be away from it all in no time. All AAA 4 star rated, choose from the two bedroom Ferny Reach and Igloo (disabled access) or the three bedroom cottages, the Villa and Canopy. Your dogs are most welcome. We proudly hold the 5 Paws Rating for Best Pet Friendly Accommodation from Holidaying with Dogs. Take in the bushwalks from your door, bring the children to help us feed the animals, or just relax by the fire. Private bonfires during the winter months. Enjoy a game of pool in the recreation area. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$138 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Countrywide Cottages Australia/Bambra
Location
Australia > Victoria > Bambra
Location
Full view
Getting there
Tullamarine Airport67 mi
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Traveler (310)
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at ferny reach cottage which was surrounded by beautiful ferns and magnificent trees. Di has thought of everything in this cottage to make your stay memorable and comfortable including seeds for the parrots which come in for feeding, dog treats and yummy human...More

Thank darryl m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed in this beautiful place 2 years in a row. Bringing with us our Labrador cross and German Shepherd. It has every creature comfort you could ever want,the most comfortable bed, lounge suites, every window has a stunning view and it's the most...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot recommend Countrywide Cottages more highly for a wonderful retreat in a beautiful bush setting with your best friend the dog! My wife and I spent 2 nights in the "Igloo" with our pampered pooch Ralph recently, and, despite some pretty wet and cold...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed September 10, 2018

everything has been thought of for a most pleasant stay, from the dog bed through to welcome treats, both for the dog and the humans! completely self-contained and comfortable, easy access to bushwalking and the forest beyond...

Thank nich0las01
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed four wonderful nights at Countrywide Cottages. Never used our car at all . Spent all our time bushwalking with our Woofers, relaxing in front of the Coonara, wandering around the property looking at farm animals and dam. Best part is the dogs are welcome....More

Thank LJK14
Response from DiCountrywide, Owner at Countrywide CottagesResponded September 10, 2018

Hello there LJK.....how very lovely - thank you!!! Isn't it great not to have to go anywhere but just to chill at your accommodation and feel the great sense of relief from pressure of life! Fabulous. I am so happy you all felt so happy...More

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LJK14
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Judith S | Reviewed this property |
Intermittent, we got it by putting the phones on the window ledge in both the igloo and the canopy, haven't tried the other cottages. Up the driveway is fine.
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"All the cottages are private !"
andreakL6097CD
Aug 4, 2018
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"Self contained and private cottages"
359bernadetteg
Jul 21, 2018
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"Any of the four cottages, they are all excellent!"
RoobieD
Jul 18, 2018
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"A number of cottages of varying size, i stayed in the Igloo. I imagine all of the cottages are of equal..."
C6529ITrachelm
Jul 4, 2018
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