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Kookaburra Cottages

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Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
York, Avon Valley, Western Australia
Kookaburra Cottages offer quality, affordable accommodation - ideal for groups, family groups and mid-week or weekend residential workshops for writers, artists, musicians, etc.

Built in the 1850s, the historic property is one of Yorks earliest buildings and comprises four rooms accommodating up to 11 people across two private double rooms (1 x QS bed and 1 x Dbl bed) and two shared rooms (with a mix of single & double bunks). Shared bathroom facilities, common kitchen with cooking facilities, inside and covered outside workshop area set amid shady lush gardens.

The property is centrally located (only 100m from the IGA supermarket) and backs onto the Avon River. Visitors can enjoy beautiful river walks, heritage walks, walk up to Mt Brown (and explore the York cemetery on the way) or visit the York Wildflower Societys regenerated...
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Listing #FKN7173252
About the Owner
Jenny G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Newly renovated, clean and tidy and full of character, we found the accommodation to be comfortable and cozy and located right in the heart of town. Fresh clean linen, warm bedding and historic surroundings made for a wonderful weekend away.

1  Thank TigerBlues
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Great place with wonderful hosts. Very convenient for "downtown" York. Restaurants, shops and other activities all within walking distance. Our group had a very pleasant stay and we will definitely go back.

2  Thank Snowman577
Amenities
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We are family friendly accommodation, suitable for groups and individuals. Rooms may be booked individually or as a group booking. Please note that bathroom and kitchen...
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Bathrooms
    4 Showers
Bedrooms
    2 Bunks
    2 Queens
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
York is WA's first inland town. Nestled in the Avon Valley with Mt Brown to the east and Mt Bakewell to the northwest and the Avon River between the two. The town retains many of its historic buildings, including Kookaburra Cottages (built 1850), Gallery 152 and Botanicalia (built 1887), the Post Office and Courthouse complex (1892/1893), the Town Hall 1911 and many others.
Getting around
Travel by car to York but once there, you can leave the car behind and walk to most places of significance around the town, Mt Brown, the cemetery, the Residency Museum, Town Hall, York Mill Cafe, the York Courthouse complex, Motor Museum to name a few.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Perth Airport: 100.0 km
Travel east along Great Eastern Highway from Midland for approx 60km. At the Lakes (lookout for the BP service station), turn right onto Great Southern Highway and travel about 30mins untill you reach York. Turning left will take you onto Avon Terrace and you'll find us just after the post office at the northern end of Avon Terrace. Our address is 152 Avon Terrace.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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