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Yallingup Bush Cottage

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Yallingup Beach Cottage is a warm 3 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom cottage suitable for singles or families. Shady trees, openess and breeze keeps everyone cool in summer and a pot belly stove makes the cottage warm in winter. It is ideally located in a setting of quiet bushland adjoining National Park. Dunsborough is only 8 kms away and Margaret River is a half hour drive. It is centrally located to all of the great tourist attractions and scenic wonders that the South West is renowned for including wineries, galleries, caves restaurants and beaches. The cottage is beautifully appointed and fully self-contained. It has large airy rooms with high ceilings and exposed beams. There are two toilets for your convenience and laundry facilities. A picnic table can be used for al fresco dining or you can enjoy watching the kangaroos while enjoying local wines. Parking is plentiful for cars and boats.

Attractions

Beaches

The cottage is situated between the famous Yallingup and Smiths Beaches. Yallingup lagoon is a safe swimming area for children and is part of a marine protected area. Smiths Beach is fabulous for swimming and walking. Both beaches are ideal for swimming snorkelling and fishing and have cafes.

Surfing

World famous Yallingup surf break and Smiths Beach breaks are minutes away. This breaks are ideal for Malibus, short boards, wave skis and boogie boards. Numerous other excellent breaks are nearby at Cape Naturaliste and Indjidup. Yallingup Surf School provides lessons for all ages.

Wine Tasting and Vineyards

Most Margaret River Wine Region vineyards are within half an hours drive from Yallingup. Almost all have cellar door sales and eateries. A number of companies organise wine tours. The region has an array of attractions such as art galleries, chocolate factory and cheese factories.

Cape to Cape Walk and other Trails

An extensive walk trail system is located around the Yallingup area. Walks are all well signposted and range from 15 mins. to 2 1/2 hrs. Brochures are available from the Tourist Bureau in Dunsborough. The beautiful Cape to Cape walk can be done in sections and is easily accessible form the cotttage.

Fishing

Fishing in the immediate area is excellent with numerous species available from beach rocks or boat. Species include Herring, Skippy, Tailor and Whiting. Salmon run from from April to July.

Caves

The spectacular and very popular Yallingup Ngilgi Cave is located nearby. Take the leisurely "Ghost Trail" walk to the cave from our park or an easy 5 minute drive.

Diving

Situated in the calm and sheltered waters of Geographe Bay the sunken World War II warship HMAS Swan has become an internationally recognized prime dive wreck. Crayfish and abalone are numerous when in season. Licenses are available from the Dept. of Fisheries.

Boating

The Yallingup Coast and Geographe Bay are well suited to sailing boats and motor boats. Canal Rocks and Quindalup have boat ramps.

Climate

The Yallingup region enjoys a temperate climate with yearly averages of max 22.1ºC 72ºF to min 11.1ºC 52ºF

Summer temperatures are in the high 20s to low 30s with cool ocean breezes at night. Crisp sunny days during winter are ideal for touring.

Further regional information is available from the website of the Cape Naturaliste Tourism Association.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

Amenities

Yallingup Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible

Reviews

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average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
5

Another great dog friendly holiday!

  • 5 of 5

Ourselves and our 2 dogs had another great stay in Yallingup! Jamie is really quick to respond, and shares all the information you need. The cottage has everything you need, and the wood fire is great for those cold evenings or to help warm up dogs who have been busy at the dog friendly beaches all day!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
5

Great for pets and people!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay, the place was lovely and comfortable and the dogs had a ball with the forest at the end of the drive. The wood burner was a lovely too. We will certainly stay again

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
5

Quaint, lock & go.

  • 5 of 5

An enjoyable stay in a sweet bush setting. We enjoyed walking to yallingup beach (20 mins). Great value for money.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
4

Great property and location

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The cottage was nice and secure for our dogs, had two fans for the bedrooms and comfy couches and beds. Also a stones throw from studio bistro!

It was over 35 during our stay so quite hot if youre used to air con, otherwise couldnt fault it.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
5

Wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at the cottage. It was so comfortable for our needs and very well situated. Our dogs were happy and safe in the enclosed back garden. We will definitely book again.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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4

Ideal Location & Facilities

  • 4 of 5

Cottage is rustic, comfortable, clean and well appointed. We enjoyed the quiet location, the easy (longish) walk to Yallingup Beach and proximity to local restaurants. Also good to have our dog in a safe yard. We will stay again and can recommend.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Notes

  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 8 guests. Property has 8 beds and can sleep a maximum 8 guests

    Optional Costs
    Dogs: $10 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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