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Jessies Cabin - romantic rural getaway

Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Located only 10 minutes south of Canberra, Jessies Cabin is a romantic rural retreat on a working cattle farm. Nestled in a valley with picturesque views of the Brindabella Mountains, Jessies Cabin is the perfect place to relax and unwind. You can sit in front of the fire, outside by the fire pit or if you're feeling energetic go for a bush walk or mountain bike ride around the farm or into the adjoining nature reserve. If you're lucky and it's rained recently you might even like to walk to the waterfall.

The cabin features a queen wrought iron bed, kitchen, table, sitting area, wood fire, reverse cycle air conditioning and heating, bathroom and deck overlooking the farm and mountains. Basic Pantry Items, Tea and Coffee are provided.The building is built from timber and decorated with all the creature comforts you'd expect.

Our close proximity to Canberra (only 30 minutes from the CBD) means you can visit the local attractions including the National Art Gallery, National Museum, War Memorial and Questacon to name a few. There are also hundreds of fabulous restaurants to dine at, local wineries to visit and a Woolworths supermarket and local shopping centre only 10 minutes away.

Jesses cabin is only 2 hours from the NSW snowfields so is a convenient stopover for commuters travelling to the snow.

Only a stones throw from a capital city but a million miles from anywhere Jessies Cabin is the perfect getaway for a romantic weekend.

JESSIES CABIN comprises -

Complimentary wine upon arrival.

Linen and Towels supplied

Queen size wrought iron bed.

Comfy lounge


Kitchen ~ fridge / coffee machine / kettle / toaster / microwave

Selection basic pantry items, muesli & condiments

Outdoor setting & BBQ

Bluetooth speaker

Magazines, books, board-games

Breathtaking views and walking/mountain bike tracks



Ideal for the couple looking for a romantic getaway. (not suitable for children)

A short drive to Canberra to take advantage of its many tourist attractions.

Go for a bush walk up to the waterfall, a mountain bike ride on our track, wander the paddocks and walk amongst the cattle or sit by the creek and read a book.

Enjoy the fire pit with a few drinks

Or simply sit back, relax, and soak up the views overlooking the beautiful dam and Brindabella Ranges without having to go anywhere or do anything... except enjoy your stay



Visit the award winning Bus Depot Markets - Kingston on a Sunday.

National Museum of Australia

Australian War Memorial

National Art Gallery and National Portrait Gallery


Old Parliament House

Parliament House

National Botanic Gardens

National Arboretum

National Zoo & Aquarium

Cinemas - Limelight Cinema at Tuggeranong or Hoyts Cinema at Woden

Bush Walks in the Nature Reserve

Golf Course - several in Canberra

Wine & dine at the many restaurants in Canberra - Kingston Foreshore, Manuka and Canberra City areas in particular

Wineries- there are numerous wineries in the Canberra region

Explore the rural townships of Michelago and Cooma



A 50% rental deposit is required to secure the booking. Payment of the rental deposit constitutes the guest's acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

Balance of the rental amount must be received in full 7 days prior to occupancy. If not, the owner has the right to cancel the booking and attempt to re-let it.

Cancellation by the guest - money paid is not refundable unless the house is re-let for the entire period.

The owner will make every effort to ensure the property is available as booked. However, the owner reserves the right to make alterations to bookings due to unforeseen circumstances.

To maintain a good standard for our guests we require certain conditions to be complied with. We appreciate most will respect our property but the occasional abuse requires that we state the following conditions.

The number of guests should not exceed two or the number subsequently agreed in writing or email. Fees will apply for additional guests not agreed to with the owner in advance.

Parties and functions are strictly prohibited. The price charged is for domestic use only and not commercial. Accordingly this rate does not allow for the extra wear associated with functions in terms of cleaning, garbage removal, wear and tear, repairs etc.

Damage, breakages, theft and loss are the guest's responsibility during their stay.

Departure - the property should be left in a similar state to its condition on arrival. Check-out time is 11:00am to allow time to prepare property for the next guests.

Disturbance to our neighbours, including excessive noise, is prohibited and may result in termination of rental and loss of the security deposit.

Pets are not allowed unless specific arrangements have been made in writing with the owner.

Loss - the owner takes no responsibility for the guest's personal property.

Variations to these conditions may only be made by prior arrangement with the owner in writing.

More Details

Property Manager
Scott & Leonie Keogh
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2018


Canberra Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • skiing


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(17 traveler reviews)

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Jessies Cabin - romantic rural getaway
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Charming and romantic cabin

  • 5 of 5

Everything you need in a small cabin. Wonderful design details and enough modern amenities to make you comfortable so that you don’t want to leave.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having you here Christian and we’re glad you enjoyed your stay. You’re welcome back any time! Ps thanks for the great review.
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Comfortable and cosy, great relaxing getaway.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent way to relax and feel secluded while still having the gracious hosts nearby if required. Nothing is too much trouble.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the lovely review Ami we’re glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Absolutely beautiful, perfect place to relax ❤️

  • 5 of 5

Very welcoming and had everything we needed for a relaxing break, loved it and would definitely return!!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gorgeous, cosy and romantic! Couldn’t ask for a better stay!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cabin with all of the accessories you need. The indoor and outdoor fire are perfect for different reasons and the heater helped boost the warmth in the negative degree nights! It was simple perfection.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Collette we're so glad you enjoyed your stay - albeit a little bit chilly! Cheers Scott & Leonie
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Just lovely!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable, cute, and really well appointed. Most enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Margaret, we're glad you and both enjoyed your stay!
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Perfect couple get away

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful peaceful relaxing get away :)

We will be back! Thank you for a lovely styled cabin that was clean and so cozy with the fire :)

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad the stay was relaxing for you both. Hopefully we will see you again sometime.
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Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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