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Clifftop Cottage on Shanty Lane

Bedrooms 2
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Spacious, stylish, 2-bedroom cottage. Everyone has a room with a view!


Our spacious, stylish, 2-bedroom cottage accommodates 4 guests. Our cottage is brand-new and custom built for our guest's enjoyment.

Clifftop Cottage is open plan with a fully equipped kitchen, dining area, lounge area with TV, DVD, iPod dock, wood heater and split system. The deck with it's amazing views is set up with outdoor setting and gas BBQ. The bathroom includes shower and large spa bath.

We boast beautiful ocean views with unique land outcrops and direct access to the 7km George Bass Coastal clifftop Walk.

Enjoy all the comforts and conveniences of home but leave the stress behind.

Our bright, modern décor and warm, stylish furnishings couldn't be more inviting.

From your dining room table, watch the ever-changing colours of Cape Woolamai over the ocean.

Enjoy our direct access to the spectacular George Bass Coastal Walk. Tackle the whole 7km from Kilcunda to San Remo or stop along the way at one of the secluded beaches.

Wander down the gully to explore the rock pools below.

Bring your bikes along and make the most of the Bass Coast Rail Trail which runs from Wonthaggi to Woolamai.

Take a 10 minute walk to Shelly Beach for a swim.

Our cottage is part of a 3 acre property in a unique location that projects into the Bass Strait. Coastal vegetation surrounds the property providing a secluded garden and lawn.

In Summer, the views from the deck over the ocean to Cape Woolamai and the sound of the waves breaking on the rocks provide all you will need for a relaxing weekend.

In Winter, curl up on our comfortable lounge in front of the fire and watch the wild weather advancing across the Bass Strait.

If you would like a break from cooking in our well-equipped kitchen, head down to the quaint Kilcunda Store for breakfast or lunch.

Evening meals are also available at the historic Kilcunda Pub.

Our property is also a great starting point for a tour of the local wineries and perhaps a drive through the surrounding green and rolling hills of the Strzelecki Ranges.

We are ten minutes drive from San Remo, the gateway to Phillip Island and all that it has to offer. You will also find additional meal options in San Remo and a small supermarket.

We are a ten minute drive from Wonthaggi, a larger town , if you happen to have any shopping needs.

All linen is provided.

Towels are also provided but please do not remove these from the premises or take to the beach. You will need to bring your own beach towels.

Standard checkout is 10am. Please talk to us when you are making your booking if you require a later checkout. This can sometimes be arranged.


Our 2-bedroom cottage accommodates up to 4 adult guests.

Bedding configuration is:

Bedroom 1: 1 x Queen

Bedroom 2: 1 x King or 2 x King Single

Our cottage has one bathroom with shower and large spa bath.


Please note: Our property is not suitable for young children under the age of twelve.

We do not allow dogs at the property.


Please note, we have base rates for one night stays and provide discounts for multiple-night bookings. We also charge per bedroom and not per person.

As the HomeAway system does not allow for this pricing structure, your quote will not always be accurate.

We have set up our rates to reflect the nearest possible to our actual rates but in certain circumstances (if you have selected 4 guests, if you are only staying one night) your quote will be incorrect.

The following are accurate rates and HomeAway will add their service charge. If you would like to make a booking please

"Send a Message" so that we can send you an accurate quote.

Our pricing is based per bedroom.

ONE BEDROOM (1-2 adults)


2 nights (Fri & Sat): $250/nt

1 night only (Fri OR Sat): $340/nt

Weeknights (Sun-Thurs)

2+ nights: $220/nt

1 night only: $290


TWO BEDROOMS (3-4 adults):


2 nights (Fri & Sat): $355/nt

1 night (Fri OR Sat): $560/nt

Weeknights (Sun-Thurs)

2+ nights: $325/nt

1 night: $490/nt

Long and Special Weekends (2 night minimum):

1 Bedroom: $430/nt

2 Bedrooms: $430/nt

Easter & Melb Cup (3 night minimum)

1 Bedroom $475/night

2 Bedrooms $475/night

MotoGP (3 night minimum)

1 Bedroom $530/night

2 Bedrooms $530/night

Christmas holiday period (3 night minimum):

1 Bedroom $390/night

2 Bedrooms $390/night

Long and Special Weekends:

09 Mar - 11 Mar '18 - Labour Day

29 Mar - 01 Apr '18 - Easter

08 Jun - 10 Jun '18- Queen's Birthday

27 Sep - 29 Sep '18 - AFL Grand Final

25 Oct - 28 Oct '18 - Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

02 Nov - 05 Nov '18 - Melbourne Cup

08 Mar - 10 Mar '18 - Labour Day

18 Apr - 21 Apr '18 - Easter

07 Jun - 09 Jun '18 - Queen's Birthday

Christmas Break:

21 Dec '18 to 27 Jan '19

More Details

Madeline Collins
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018


Kilcunda Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Large spa bath and separate shower. Toilet in separate room.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , King bed (can be split to two singles)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub


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Clifftop Cottage on Shanty Lane
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
Drouin, Victoria, Australia

Quality and comfort

  • 5 of 5

Had such a relaxing stay. Perfect location, excellent views. Only 20 minutes walk to pub and genral store. Will definitety be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

amazing place to stay

  • 5 of 5

great location , incredible views from every room .

the house is immaculate , clean , modern , with a very relaxing country feel .

all the little extras provided are fantastic , milk , wine , even salt & pepper . makes staying away so much easier . thank you .

cant wait to stay here again

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Magnificent Location!

  • 5 of 5

This property lived up to the reviews and more! The surrounding area is beautiful and we were amazed at the quality of the walking tracks and lovely beaches. The attention to detail in the cottage is incredible! - and we felt right at home straight away. We would definitely like to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house, perfect setting - thanks for a lovely night away!!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
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Excellent place in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in Clifftop Cottage with my fiancé over a winters weekend. The place was very cosy with a nice fireplace, fantastic ocean views and some beautiful walks nearby. It's also walking distance tot eh local café. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Lovely stay!

  • 5 of 5

A lovely two nights at the clifftop cottage, great views, nice walks and beaches, great kitchen for cooking, and the General Store rocks! Kilcunda is a find. Enough people round on the weekend but not too many, great vibe

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
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Other Activities:

George Bass Coastal Walk


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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