About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 2 nights
For your added security, this property is only managed in Australia and we never request payments be made to overseas bank accounts
This property is classified as
'Smoking not permitted anywhere on the property'
Magical Rural setting, 15 minutes to Canberra - A Dog Friendly Place
The rate quoted is only for a Family suite (contains 1 Double & 1 Twin room and a bathroom, max 4 persons). Please confirm rates with the owner if you require the whole cottage (2 Family suites each with its own bathroom, max 8 persons i.e. 2 couples + 4 singles) as different rates apply. You will be the only booking in the cottage for the night confirmed. Pet fees extra.
The accommodation is structured to cater to single individuals, couples, groups or large families.
We realise for some families your pet dog is part of the family and we invite you to bring your pet dog with you. Dogs are not allowed on furniture or beds. If you are out for the day and leaving your dogs behind they must be left in the enclosed yard or shed and not in the house. You must provide for your pets' eating and sleeping requirements. It is the responsibility of dog owners to clean up after their pets. The cottage comes with an enclosed backyard but guests need to use their own discretion as to the security of their pets. As a condition of stay guests are to accept responsibility for their own pets.
Unfortunately cats are not allowed as Barbara is allergic to cats. Other pets are not allowed.
Check in and Check out times:
Check in is 2 pm and check out is no later than 10 am
Your direction from Sydney:
Take the Hume Highway and the Federal Highway towards Canberra. Continue past Lake George, then 2.7 km after the Brooks Creek Bridge and just before Newton VC Rest Area, turn right onto Shingle Hill Way. The farm is 2.4 km on the right (242 Shingle Hill Way). There is a large 'Christmas Tree Keng' signboard at the front gate. We are only a 2 and a half hours drive from Sydney's International airport to our farm gate.
Your direction from Canberra:
From Canberra take the Federal Highway to Goulburn/Sydney. Go past the two overhead bridges and immediately after the 'Middleton VC' Rest Area turn left onto Shingle Hill Way. We are 2.4 kms on the right and there is a "Christmas Tree Keng' sign at the gate. Our address is 242 Shingle Hill Way.
Your direction from Melbourne:
From the Hume Highway after Yass take the left turnoff to Murrumbateman/Canberra onto the Barton Highway. Just after Murrumbateman turn left onto Murrumbateman Road that goes to Gundaroo and the south coast. At the end of Murrumbateman Road turn right onto Sutton Road. After 1.1 km turn left onto Shingle Hill Way. The farm is 9.4 km on the left (242 Shingle Hill Way, Gregory
Please note minimum booking conditions and other restrictions may apply for peak periods, long weekends and public holidays.
Tariff as listed is per night for up to 2 persons based on a Family suite which can accommodate up to 4 persons. The cottage has 2 Family suites which sleeps up to 8 persons (2 couples and 4 singles). Each ensuite family suite has a Master bedroom and a connecting Twin room available as required. Guests are limited to 1 dog. If more than 1 dog please advise as conditions of stay may apply.
Each Family suite can accommodate 1 couple and 2 singles. Single Family suites are available for booking only up to 7 days before arrival at certain times of the year. Whole cottage rate (use of both family suites each with its own bathroom, minimum 2 nights stay) are available at all times. Please confirm pricing with operator.
The following are the family suite and whole cottage tariffs:
Family suite tariffs per night (only available for booking up to 7 days before arrival unless booking both family suites). Max of 4 persons in a family suite. :
Rate is based on a family suite.
Nightly tariff: Up to 2 persons $150 per night. Extra person $20 per night
Pet fee - $10 per pet per night.
Whole cottage rate is also available:
Use of both family suites and other rooms as required. (2 nights minimum stay).
Rate: Up to 2 persons is $200 per night; extra person at $20 per night
Pet fee - $10 per night per visit
Bed linens, towels, tea, coffee, milk and a starter pack containing packets of cereals are provided to you on commencement of your stay. You have to provide bedding and food for your pets.
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- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 22, 2018
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Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Lovely cottage with an enclosed backyard .Our family had a lovely and extremely comfortable time.The dogs loved the place..The owner was lovely well mannered gentleman.Will definitely stay again.
Thank you for your kind comments.
I hope your son did well at the chess tournament.
Christmas Tree Cottahe
0402 246 436
We all enjoyed the stay in this farmhouse. Great view, nice owner, wonderful!
Thank you for your kind words Mandy. Congratulations again on your son's graduation. Keng
great place for a small dog
we very much enjoyed our stay it was very clean neat and tidy great view over the lake . Nice secure back yard for our small Jack Russell terrier. comfortable bed and nice warm log fire would like to go back again
Thanks Bill Great to be able to help. We look forward to your visits. Keng Proprietor Christmas Tree Cottage
We loved our stay at the cottage, it was clean and comfortable, had everything we needed.
Great property and host
Very helpful and accomodating host, very quite retreat
Thanks Darren Appreciate that. Hope you enjoy your move to sunny Queensland.
Great find near Canberra
We loved our stay at Christmas Tree Cottage. The cottage has everything you need. It's very clean. There's a great yard for the kids and the dog and we were surprised and delighted by the billabong - we all enjoyed swimming on the hot day. Keng is a lovely host and we really enjoyed our stay here.
Hi Penny I am glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again. Happy travel Keng Christmas Tree Cottage
The property is a 15mins drive to EPIC, 5 mins to Lake George, enroute to the Snowy mountains, various wineries and within half an hour's drive to tourist attractions in North Canberra including the Parliamentary Triangle