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Wattle Cottage a country cottage

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property


Wattle Cottage is a cute fully self contained cottage in a rural setting with wonderful views of the Blue Mountains - ideal for a couple wanting a peaceful get away.

2 night minimum stay is required on weekends.

This cottage is not the size of a normal house it is quaint and cozy ideal for a couple!

we do have a website so please search for Wattle Cottage blue mountains to see more information and view special rates that may apply if you book via our site before sending enquiry via stayz

Please be advised the booking calendar on stayz site may not be accurate we have several properties

and if wattle cottage is not available just go to our website to see options and send us an enquiry.

- Dog owners seeking a country escape

- Writers/ artists retreat (quiet location / beautiful scenery)

- Freshwater fishing base

(trout and bass in lake lyell 5 minutes drive away)

- Animal / Bird watchers / bush walkers

Private and peaceful with plenty of wildlife and lovely views.

Combustion wood fire in lounge room

Firewood is available by the bag at petrol station on the way to cottage.

Split system air conditioner for heating or cooling if you dont wish to use the fire.

Outdoor chimenea - sit back watch the sunset spend the rest of the night stargazing and toasting marshmallows

Wattle cottage has a fully fenced large private garden that surrounds the cottage

great bush walks on the large property

Fishing gear - Bait available at Lake Lyell

Wake to the sound of birds singing outside your bedroom window

plenty of wildlife - kangaroos / wombats and echidna etc..

Dam close by to cottage for yabbie fishing

(this dam is outside the fully fenced garden)

fresh water swimming / boating / fishing at Lake Lyell 5 minute drive away

Outdoor entertaining area / BBQ with views out over

the Hartley valley and the Blue Mountains ranges.

Lounge and bedroom ( queen size bed ) with views out over the

pretty cottage garden.


5 minutes from Lake lyell /swimming / fishing / water sports

40 minutes to Oberon - High country trail rides / quad bikes

15 minutes from Lithgow town/shops/supermarket/bottleshop

35 mins to Jenolan caves

30 - 40 mins drive to Blue mountains tourist attractions or Bathurst

35 minutes to newly opened ziz zag brewery (boutique beers )

Our driveway is aprox 1 km long and on an unsealed road

It may not be suitable for very expensive low profile sports cars or

owners that do not like to take their cars off the bitumen.

We have a small Hyundau i30 and it travels on it every day without any problem.

The cottage has parking space but it is not undercover.

( hand raised pets )

PET COWS - Boo , Bella and Minature Cow Scarlet

HORSES - Bobby and Minature horses Billy and Bunny

Cleaning bond of $100 applies to all bookings

( refundable after property inspection )

weekends have a minimum of 2 nights stay ( exception may be made for last minute booking or if 1 night is available between bookings - one nights stays will be charged at a higher rate, no last minute discounts apply - last minute discounts do not apply to already discounted rates)

Weekends are classed as any dates that include either a friday or saturday night and will be charged at that rate. ( stayz will send an incorrect rate in this event and we will send you correct pricing )

For your added security, this property is only managed in Australia and we never request payments be made to overseas bank accounts


Flatscreen TV / digital free to air and plenty of satellite foxtel channels - sports / lifestyle / movies / childrens / music / history / national geographic / discovery / comedy / just to name a few (great reception) . DVD / CD and great movie/music library

Split System Air conditioner for cooling / heating

Slow combustion wood fireplace

Telstra Mobile reception is good and Optus phones too.

Queen size bed with dual control electric blanket and quality cotton sheets / feather doona and fluffy Bathrobes (we have pillows but please bring your own if you have preference for a particular type)

(cot or single foldout for child also available - this can be set up in the main bedroom)

Kitchen - with large bar fridge/toaster/kettle/gas stove and oven /electric oven/sink/ microwave

All kitchen crockery and utensils for cooking

(please bring your own tea towels)

Shower and toilet with eco loo.

Smoking in not permitted inside the cottage

PETS BY ARRANGEMENT ( Please mention on enquiry - not all our guests bring pets )

PETS - 2 small to medium sized dogs or one large only

please advise breed and size on enquiry.

some occasions we do not permit pets

so please let us know if you wish to bring your pet with you .

Well behaved , quiet and animal friendly only - Your pet will love it here.

Aggressive, dangerous dogs are not permitted on the property !

- Pets welcome inside if house trained

- We do require all dogs remain on a leash when walking

thru the paddock where the cows and horses are located.

- Freshwater swimming at Lake Lyell

- Secure fenced area around the cottage aprox 100 sq metres

suitable for both small and large dogs- this includes the BBQ area

which has a large grassy area for dogs to run around

- Gravel garden around the cottage and entertaining area

with willow fence 1.8m height.

- Not suitable for dogs that will dig under fences or

can jump over (aprox 1 meter at lowest point )

- Doggie door for small to medium dogs

- We do request the owners with pets that shed hair use the vacuum before departure

- All pets are to be treated for fleas and have had their yearly vaccination before arrival at the cottage. vaccination certificate may be requested

Please be aware bond will be retained if there is a need to deodorise / vaccume or wash blankets /repair damage or pick up doggie poo from the garden.

- We have a list of pet friendly cafe's and restaurants for you to visit with your pet

Sheltered balcony steps out onto garden for pets if you want to leave them outside while you are away or they can use doggie door to access the cottage ( We ask that you do not leave pets inside alone if there is any chance they will scratch doors or fly screens ) - please do not leave dogs alone if they are likely to bark the entire time you are away, we do understand that dogs may bark occasionally and that is fine.

If you need doogie day care - please contact susan at Blue mountains pet resort in Blackheath and mention wattle cottage and the name Fiona.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017


Rydal Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing


Other Activities:

lake lyell / jenolan caves


Rates & Availability

Rydal Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Australian Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly Event
standard rate
Jun 12 2017 - Sep 28 2017
1 night minimum stay
public holiday long weekends
Sep 29 2017 - Oct 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
standard rate
Oct 3 2017 - Dec 21 2017
1 night minimum stay
public holiday long weekends
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
standard rate
Jan 2 2018 - Jan 25 2018
1 night minimum stay
public holiday long weekends
Jan 26 2018 - Jan 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
standard rate
Jan 29 2018 - Mar 29 2018
1 night minimum stay
public holiday long weekends
Mar 30 2018 - Apr 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
Standard Rate
Apr 3 2018 - Aug 5 2018
1 night minimum stay


  • 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 2 guests. Property has 1 beds and can sleep a maximum 2 guests

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