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Gum Paddock Country Cottage

Broken Hill NSW, Australia
  • Farmhouse43 sq. ft.
  • Bedrooms1
  • Sleeps4
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay1 - 3 nights

PET FRIENDLY (our Kelpie Gus just loves to have playmates)

Gum Paddock Country Cottage is situated approximately 9 km from the GPO in the main shopping precinct of Broken Hill and features 1 x Double Bedroom, open Living room with an ornate Fireplace, fully equipped kitchenette and private bathroom.

The Cottage was originally The Silverton Tramway Billiard Hall and has many a story to tell. It was transported to Gum Paddock in 1996 providing a great getaway and is quaintly decorated by a "step back in time" feel but with all the modern conveniences to make your stay relaxing and comfortable.

The Cottage also has a double fold out lounge in the open plan living area so it can accommodate up to 4 people if needed.

Relax in the front cottage garden and enjoy our friendly native Sulphur Crested Cockies who like to visit us regularly or BBQ in your very own private creek.

Take a stroll through the beautiful dry creek bed and down to the Old Railway Bridge, you might be lucky enough to spot some wild Sturt Desert Peas or catch a glimpse of an emu or a kangaroo or two.

Fresh eggs are provided from our free-range chickens and Gus the Kelpie would love to show you where they live in and around the large fruit orchard - whilst you're there, your welcome to pick the oranges and lemons. You might even be in time for ripe quandongs.

Gum Paddock Country Cottage is just the perfect way to get back to nature. Come and relax with us for a while.

Complimentary, fresh eggs are provided on arrival from our free-range chickens.


Your friendly hosts are Chuck & Gail Cresswell.


Gail Cresswell

Member Since 2015
Response time:
within a few days
Calendar last updated:
Mar 30, 2018


    • Pets Welcome
    • Air Conditioning
    • Accessible
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV


      • 1 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
      • Bedroom 1
        1 queen


        • 1 Bathroom


              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic


                  • Guests provide their own meals


                      • Iron & Board
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Garage
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Fireplace
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room
                      • Parking
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine


                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster


                              • Child's Highchair
                              • Dining
                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 4 people


                                  • Books
                                  • DVD Player
                                  • Television
                                  • Video Library


                                      • Deck / Patio
                                      • Lanai / Gazebo
                                      • Lawn / Garden
                                      • Outdoor Grill


                                          • not suitable for children
                                          • smoking allowed
                                          • wheelchair accessible

                                            House Rules

                                            Check-in: 2:00 PM

                                            Check-out: 10:00 AM

                                            Cancellation Policy

                                            Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

                                            14 Reviews


                                            Latest reviews

                                            Happy dogs happy people

                                            celine g.Melbourne

                                            The cottage keepers were just lovely! They made both my partner and I as well as our beloved little dog feel right at home. The cottage itself was clean, cozy,and had everything you would need. We would certainly return!

                                            Wonderful cottage and surrounds

                                            David R.Blue Mountains, Leura, New South Wales, Australia

                                            A well equipped cottage, great hosts and being dog friendly made it even better. Loved the fact it was out of town and the resident chickens, wallabies and cockatoos made the stay that much more enjoyable. Definitely would stay again next time in Broken Hill.

                                            A pleasant stay

                                            A relaxing place for us and the dog, the night sky was great and the seclusion of being out of town made it more special. Only disappointment was the fire place could not be used as advertised.

                                            Stunning Location

                                            JULIA B.Melbourne

                                            The cottage is beautifully located for watching the dawn and the sunrise, and makes a perfect destination for a 'get away from it all trip'. Everything was provided for a nicely appointed and comfortable self catering stay within easy reach of Broken Hill and Silverton. Fresh eggs and citrus fruit was a nice touch, and we and our city dog really enjoyed walking the property on a beautiful sunny winter day.

                                            Excellent Property

                                            robyn k.Cowra, New South Wales, Australia

                                            Stayed for 4 night could not have asked for anything better.

                                            Location was just a little out of Town but perfect.

                                            The Cottage is devine, Chuck, the owner and Gus his dog were there to welcome us. Love Gus.Would highly recommend this as a place to stay when in Broken Hill

                                            Fantastic place to stay with our dogs, everything we could wish for, very welcoming owners, stunning

                                            Fantastic place to stay with our dogs, everything we could wish for, very welcoming owners, stunning location. The best way to experience all that Broken Hill has to offer, we will be back for sure.


                                            Broken Hill NSW, Australia

                                            Rates & Availability

                                            Additional information about rental rates

                                            Pet Fee
                                            Additional Guest Fee
                                            14 Reviews
                                            Wonderful 4.8/5
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                                            For booking assistance, call 888-829-7076

                                            Property # 9084173