We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Greenock's Old Telegraph Station

Visit hotel website
Traveller (27)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (2)


This cottage served as one of the original telegraph stations in South Australia, following the extension of the telegraph line from Adelaide to Angaston, built in 1860. Today The Old Telegraph Station has been lovingly restored into a beautiful Barossa two bedroom bed and breakfast cottage. With its peaceful location, it offers visitors a relaxing environment while still being situated within the heart of the world famous Barossa Valley.
Read more
Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Hotel links
Visit hotel website
7Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 51
  • 7
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
Time of year
Traveller type
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
My friend & I have just spent a week in this wonderful cottage. As the reviews below suggest, it was lovely. We loved the location, we met the locals (all within an easy walk) and tried their food, wine, champagne and were welcomed and treated like family. In the cottage, we
Read more
Response from Sue S, Owner at Greenock's Old Telegraph Station
Responded 27 Oct 2018
It sounds like you took full advantage of the cottage and the surrounding neighbourhood. They are certainly a friendly group of people in Greenock. Thank you for a lovely review. I hope we can welcome you back some time.
Read more
What a lovely little place this is. Easy access when we arrived a complimentary bottle of wine, bacon, eggs and tomatoes which we cooked on the bbq and enjoyed in the lovely courtyard overlooking the garden. A great wood fire and all the other extras. Walking distance to cellar
Read more
Response from SueChewy22, Owner at Greenock's Old Telegraph Station
Responded 5 Oct 2018
Thank you for the positive review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay in the cottage.
Read more
We had a lovely stay at Greenock in the Old Telegraph Station recently. It’s a cozy cottage in the Main Street but very quiet and private. The old pub which serves great meals just across the road as is an organic cellar door and a brewery just around the corner. Murray Street
Read more
Response from SueChewy22, Owner at Greenock's Old Telegraph Station
Responded 29 Sep 2018
Thanks for writing a review. Just to clarify - the fire is a wood combustion heater; not an open fire - just in case anyone is concerned about safety. It sounds like you had a nice time in Greenock and the cottage. We are certainly close to a lot of attractions but in a quiet location.
Read more
A convenient launching place to the joys of the Barossa valley. A well appointed cottage with a coonara to give that 'openfire' feel in winter. Quirky and quiant. A little backyard too! Walking distance to restaurants and cafes and wine tasting. Great staying in a historic
Read more
Response from Sue S, Owner at Greenock's Old Telegraph Station
Responded 18 Jul 2018
I appreciate you taking the time to review my cottage. I'm glad you found the location convenient and enjoyed your stay.
Read more
This was our 2nd stay here and so happy to say still perfect. The cottage has an amazing warm, cosy and homely feel to it , we enjoyed a lovely game of trivia with cheese and wine outside in the bbq area. Easy walking to the pub in the evening for a great meal.
Read more
Response from Sue S, Owner at Greenock's Old Telegraph Station
Responded 14 May 2018
So glad you had a lovely time at the cottage. Cheese, wine and trivia sounds like a pleasant way to spend time.
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining
A glass of Barossa wine at the Fireplace - life is good!
Bedroom 2
Living Room with fireplace
Bedroom 1
Bathroom - Tub
"guest have the whole cottage plus large outdoor area for warmer times"
"Lovely just book it if you can"
"Sole occupancy of this accommodation, all rooms are lovely"
"Don't look anywhere else. You found it."
"Both rooms are excellent."
US$134 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaSouth AustraliaBarossa ValleyGreenock
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing