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Pioneer 1880 Mittagong

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Meticulously restored & renovated to provide all the desired comfort of today & retain the beauty of a earlier time.

Originally built in the early 1880's by the Bunter family as a home and cobbler shop to cater for the local community.

The landmark cottage offers guests the chance to create their own memories.

Perfect accommodation for those attending events across the Southern Highlands.

Furnished with comfort in mind the cottage can cater for up to 6 guests.


Luxurious 4* bedding & linen provide the ultimate comfort & sleep. Electric blankets give extra warmth if required. The home is warmed by ducted heating & individual electric blankets.


The kitchen is fully equipped to allow guests the option to self cater. Large french doors open onto the entertainment deck.


The bathroom offers a deep soak with a claw foot bath or a warm shower. A second toilet is located outside next to the rear deck.


All supplied


The separate living room is furnished with comfortable sofas & a wide screen TV/ DVD player for relaxation. Board games & books also available.


An elevated entertainment deck with views over the surrounds provides access into the rear garden. BBQ available on request.


The home is located within the town centre allowing walking to all of the attractions the town offers including Antique shops, coffee shops & a wide variety of restaurants, clubs & pubs.


A single carport & street parking are available


Small pets are permitted upon request. A bond is payable for pets and refunded on confirmation of property being clean of pet waste.


is not permitted inside the house. Smokers are asked to smoke outside on the deck and enjoy the fresh country air.


Check in 2pm & check out 11am.

Southern Highlands

The Southern Highlands is a unique area. In fact it is hard to find a region similar anywhere else in Australia. Indeed, to most visitors it is as if they are entering "another world". Many visitors are now discovering a destination with all the attractions they desire within a comfortable travelling distance of Sydney, Canberra, the South Coast and Illawarra, coming to see attractions such as magnificent gardens, antiques, heritage and wondrous natural attractions.

The Southern Highlands is a great place to relax, escape, unwind and rejuvenate within easy reach of two of Australia's major cities.

Single nights are considered on request at a cost of $320 per night based on 4 guests extra guests are $40 per night.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018


Mittagong House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 3 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Outdoor Grill
  • forests
  • winery tours


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Pioneer 1880 Mittagong
average rating of 4.5384617 based on 13 reviews

Great property

  • 5 of 5

Pioneer 1880 has all the home comforts. Comfortable beds and plenty of room. The kitchen is stocked with everything. Close to the centre of Mittagong. We had a great weekend, we were in Mittagong for an annual gathering and the people of Mittagong are very hospitable

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: Stayz
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Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyable stay in Mittagong in a charming cottage reminiscent of yesterday. Easy access to all area attractions and good communication from Deb . My puppies enjoyed it very much too Thanks again x

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback Im glad you had a lovely stay & I look forward to seeing you again sometime Best Wishes Deb
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Bexley Sydney


  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed staying at Pioneer 1880 cottage. It had all the amenities that we needed. It was cosy and quaint and delightful. Easy walking distance to restaurants, club . A little gem.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi Monique, Thank you for your review & looking after my cottage I am glad you enjoyed your anniversary I look forward to hosting again in the future should you come back to Mittagong Best Wishes Deb
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Wonderful location

  • 4 of 5

We very much enjoyed or stay, the owner was very helpful

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Fantastic Place

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Pioneer 1880! The place was beautifully kept, and our family were well accommodated for with linen and towels.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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The Shire


  • 2 of 5

Good location but lacking in comfort and provisions. Leslies Cottage in Queen St is far superior.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Other Activities:

town centre walk too all


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund


  • 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 5 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 guests

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