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Tolka Traditional Farm Cottage near Glenelg River

Warm and cosy in the winter with open log fire. Cool and shady in the summer
6 reviews
Warm and cosy in the winter with open log fire. Cool and shady in the summer
Clean comfortable beds with good quality linen in a comfortable old farmhouse
Relax in front of a cosy open fire!
Tolka Cottage is the original house on our farm. It is a traditional farmhouse with orginal features
The Cottage is set in its own grounds. Fenced for your dogs and children
Twin beds. The cottage sleeps 6 people in 3 bedrooms in four beds
Close by to the Cottage is this beautiful billabong with its native wildlife
The Glenelg River flows through the property. Suitable for wwimming, canoeing & picnics
Spring time in the adjacent Wilkin Floral Reserve is a special time for viewing wildflowers
We have cattle on the farm and other parts are left intact with native bush to encourage wildlife
We welcome the wildlife that visit the farm from the surrounding Wilkin Flora & Fauna Reserve
Our clear night skies are appreciated by the many star gazers who visit us
The Cottage has its own garden and acccess to the productive vegetable garden
We love our poultry and have a good variety on the farm at all times.
The farm is surrounded by a flora & fauna nature reserve and many of the animals visit us.
Eggs are available on request from our poultry
Over 140 varieties of bird have been observed on our famr in recent years
You might receive a visit from our peacock
The Cottage is on our farm in a private and secluded setting
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Casterton, Victoria
Only 20 minutes from Casterton and 1 hour from Coonawarra wine region, between Melbourne and Adelaide makes it an ideal location for a long or short stop over. A cosy 3 bedroom traditional cottage, surrounded by native reserve, a wilderness habitat for fauna and flora.
The cottage is warm in the winter with an open log fire and cool in the summer with lots of shady trees surrounding it. Ideal for barbecues and picnics.
The Glenelg River runs through our property and is a lovely spot for a swim in its dappled shade in the summer. There is a billabong near the cottage where you can hear the frogs in the evening.
Produce from the farm, such fresh eggs and vegetables, may be arranged on request.
Bring your dogs and horses to stay, suitable facilities are available to guests at no extra charge while they are staying in the cottage, but we do...
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Listing #HL6701030
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Ivy H
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The cottage is clean and comfy, there are great country walks nearby, and a kangaroo will probably bounce right past the door. It's lovely to turn up to a fire in the hearth and homemade bread in the pantry, along with fresh eggs and more....More

Thank Gobitrio
Management response:Responded 1 September 2016

It is always a pleasure having guests that appreciate the joys of a country lifestyle!

Reviewed 27 January 2016

It's been the 5th time that we visited the amazing place in the middle of stunning farm and bushland, filled with laughter from the kookaburra's, and decorated by flowers around the house and in the fields. We love the luxuries of the cottage, the amazing...More

Thank mvz1971
Management response:Responded 28 January 2016

A lovely family full of happiness and enjoyment of all the country has to offer. Always welcome and a joy to have.

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Reviewed 4 January 2016

Had a very relaxing four nights over the Christmas break. We're a family of four, including two very energetic young boys and the cottage had loads of room for us. We loved sitting around the kitchen table enjoying the generous breakfast provided before heading out...More

Thank dano738
Management response:Responded 5 January 2016

A lovely family. I thoroughly enjoyed having them. They are welcome back anytime.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Showers
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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How to get there
Airport: Mount Gambier: 50.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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