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LORNA@LEURA, charming cottage, in tranquil garden

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

LORNA@LEURA has featured in 52 Weekends Away 2009 with glowing recommendation & also in August 2011 Country Style . It has also won a 2010 & 2011 & 2012 Trip Advisor Top Vacation Award & Excellent Badge .

As winter approaches we all think of beautiful mountains brisk air & stunning views .The PERFECT time to visit & adventure or relax & take time out .

The cottage is a refurbished original 1890's Miners Cottage with all the charm of its historic past & every comfort for your needs to have a perfect holiday.

LORNA is a self-contained wooden cottage & set in a lovely garden. Decorated with French influence charming ambiance, with every convenience offered to you. The house is elegant and also cosy warm ,so you can be totally comfortable & relaxed.

LORNA is just a stroll into the village in excellent location,close to all amenities (local restaurants, shops, transport). Just perfect to pop down for coffee.

ENJOY the GARDEN you will love the change of mountain air and the seasonal changes,winter with stark trees and coming into spring with bulbs & flushes of new growth.

Sleeps 4 people in 2 large bedrooms.One king size and the other queen.The house is best suited for couples.It is not suitable for very small children.

It has a fabulous kitchen which is a pleasure to use and has everything you need to cook & entertain.It has a vast stove & is fully equipped.

The dining room comfortably seats 8,so have your friends over for lunch or dinner.

Separate lounge with piano,television,DVD,that opens onto the garden.

Two bathrooms,main with lovely large bath & underfloor heating.The second includes laundry.

ALL linen is provided.

Central heating throughout the house.

Off street parking for at least 2 cars.

Easy walking distance to Leura

LORNA is IN AN EXCELLENT LOCATION is a short flat walk just a few minutes to Leura village & the train station.

If you want to sit a have a coffee or go for a elegant dinner there are many choices.

HAVE A LOOK AT THE VILLAGE WEBSITE for a taste of what it has to offer

The village has such a wonderful mountain feel full of interesting things. Everyone will find something to take their fancy from fashion to ancient prints & maps.

You can also hop on the local tourist(one is free)bus that tours the mountains where you can stop off at any point.

Local sporting interests are hiking,mountains bikes ,canyoning for the adventurous,tennis,golf.

Leura town lovely village to stroll to just a few minutes walk from the house . The shops that cater for all interests, many cafes & great restaurants .

All four seasons can be seen in Leura the wintry cold of mid year always so popular time to be in the mountains. The spring with wonderful blossoms & gardens , summer when you can get a change from the hot coastal temperature And autumn with the stunning change of colour . Whenever you visit there is a great choice of activities & interest

Close to many activities , easy access to many wonderful bushwalks , golf course rock climbing, bike riding ,or just watch the magnificent views of the surrounding World Heritage Site .

Facilities & extras

All you will need to bring is your food & clothes & your choice of music.

All linen (top quality) & towels are supplied.

Kitchen is a delight for any cook with vast stove & everything you could possibly need.Basic cooking needs are supplied.

Laundry with washer/dryer/board & iron.

The cottage is FULLY equipped to cater for all your needs all guest have been delighted with its charm & comforts.

PRICES ARE BASED ON BOOKING THE WHOLE COTTAGE & there WEEKEND discount price for a third night,SUNDAY,or if you wish Thursday depending on bookings.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

proximity to Leura village

Amenities

Leura House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill

Reviews

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LORNA@LEURA, charming cottage, in tranquil garden
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Beautiful property - very relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time. The house is charming with all the modern comforts. It was the perfect place to relax and unwind

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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5

A lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

We've had a delightful weekend at Lorna despite relentless rain for almost the entire time!

I took my elderly mother for a break and had a very happy experience.

Caroline, the property owner, very kindly allowed us both an early check in and late check out.

The cottage, though only two bedroom and seemingly small from the outside, is perfect for two people or even two couples. Two bedrooms at the front, then a generous sized kitchen and dining room with seating for eight, followed by a lovely sitting room that opens via French doors onto a gorgeous parterre garden that seems to go on forever. The garden has a series of lovely spots for sitting divided by hedges and paths with lovely furniture - from cafe, to dining, to lounging. Unfortunately, due to the weather, we did not get to avail ourselves of any of these pretty retreats.

Happily the cottage also possess an excellent library of books, DVDs and games so we had plenty to occupy ourselves when we're weren't dining at one of the numerous the good restaurant within walking distance......though I confess we drove to avoid being washed away!

The cottage is filled with French style objects and art, spotlessly clean (and there must be a lot of dusting required), has instant central heating, stylish and functional bathrooms and kitchen.

We'd have very happily stayed a week.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5

Gorgeous cottage!!!

  • 5 of 5

beautiful cottage with stunning furnishings located with a 10 minute walk to the Leura mall.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: dear Natalie -do hope you will stay @ LORNA again .
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5

A charming cottage with plenty of little luxuries

  • 5 of 5

We have just stayed for the second time at Lorna and once again we have enjoyed a wonderful few days in this gorgeous little cottage. Carolyn goes to so much trouble to ensure that her cottage includes a few little luxuries. The furnishings are a joy, the garden is just lovely and there are wonderful touches throughout - fresh flowers in the bedrooms, candles aplenty and lovely serving plates and glasses if you decide to eat in (we ate in the first night and then enjoyed a fabulous dinner at Darleys, Lilianfels, the second evening). The beds are very comfortable, there are interesting magazines, books DVDs and games and Leura Mall is a short and very pleasurable stroll away. Carolyn had tweaked and updated furnishings since we last stayed a few years back...she really does want her guests to enjoy each visit. We'll be back :).

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5

Beautiful cottage. Best in the Blue Mountains

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a weekend in early spring and the house is the best we've stayed in. The owner was friendly and made our stay hassle free. The house is very clean, modern but has the touches of an original cottage. The furniture is comfortable and the layout is spacious. The garden is amazing and the house was equipped with everything from personal bathroom items and the kitchen had a coffee pod machine as well as well stocked pantry and cooking appliances. The nicest touch was a complimentary red wine on arrival. Will come back here again soon.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5

Charming escape

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed at Lorna@Leura and found the place absolutely charming. The place was immaculately clean, delightfully decorated with all the comforts of home. I loved looking out at the lovely back yard.We felt cosy warm and away from it all. It is very close to Leura, just a walk away with many cafes and restaurants to choose from.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 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 4 guests. Property has 2 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $200 per stay

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