The SpaceThe property is a stylishly renovated 3 bedroom 2 bathroom Victorian semi-detached railway worker's cottage built in the late 1880s, and is located in one of Goulburn's heritage conservation areas. The cottage is just 10 minutes walk to Goulburn's shops, cafes and restaurants.
You will have exclusive use of one bedroom and bathroom during your stay. The bedroom has a queen sized bed with quality fresh linen, the bathroom has a shower-over-bath and toilet, and is not ensuite. There is free on-street car parking at the front of the property and more off-street parking at the rear if needed.
Another bedroom and the entire cottage are also available for booking through Airbnb. Guest AccessYou will have exclusive use of the listed bedroom and bathroom during your stay, and have shared access to the living room, courtyard and alfresco entertaining area. There may be other guests staying in the cottage but they will have their own separate bedroom and bathroom. Interaction with GuestsWe will welcome you at the start of your stay and farewell you at the end. We work from home so will usually be around, but interaction can be as much or as little as you prefer. The NeighborhoodGoulburn is Australia's oldest inland city and has Colonial, Victorian, Federation and Bungalow architecture. Its cafés and restaurants are fabulous and include pub food, Thai, Indian, Chinese, Italian, and African cuisine. Our cottage is located in a heritage conservation area just 10 minutes walk from the centre of town, so all the good food and shopping is close by. There is also a range of fast food outlets including McDonalds, KFC, Subway, and Dominos Pizza.
If you enjoy driving there are many excellent roads around Goulburn: east towards Canberra and Bateman's Bay, west towards Crookwell, Oberon and Bathurst, south to Yass, Cooma and the Snowy Mountains, or north to Berrima, Bowral and the Southern Highlands. Along the way there are many places to enjoy food and wine: the hotel at Taralga is historic and has excellent food, their mixed grill is legendary.
For motorsport enthusiasts, Wakefield Park is 10 minutes drive away and Marulan Driver Training Centre is 30 minutes away, making the cottage ideal accommodation for competitors and spectators. Getting AroundWalking is the best way to see and enjoy Goulburn. There are many great cafés, restaurants, shops and cinemas just a short walk away.
Goulburn train station is only 10 minutes walk from the cottage and trains run to Sydney and Canberra regularly. There are also buses that arrive and leave from the train station, and Taxi services are also available.
You'll need a car to explore the beautiful Southern Highlands, and there are many excellent roads and beautiful places to visit around Goulburn. The historic towns of Marulan, Taralga and Braidwood are about half an hour drive away, as is Bungonia Recreation Reserve which has beautiful bushland and nature walks. Canberra is the nation's capital and is about an hour's drive.
Cars can be hired at Avis and Hertz agencies (amongst others) in Goulburn.
Goulburn is one of three locations between Sydney and Melbourne to have Tesla Superchargers. Other Things to NoteAirbnb is based on trust so we'd like to know a little bit about you. When enquiring about availability please ensure you have a profile photo showing your face and some information about yourself and the purpose of your stay to avoid your booking request being rejected.
Please note that ALL the people staying in the house -- adults, children and babies -- count as guests and must be included in the booking. Kids and babies aren't free. The names and ages of all guests must be provided at the time of the booking. Extra guests will attract additional charges.
Also note that our pricing already includes discounts for weekly and monthly stays and we do not offer further discounts. Please do not ask us for a quote for a booking becasue we cannot see the price Airbnb calculates for you. Guest prices include foreign exchange conversions, taxes and other fees that go directly to Airbnb and hosts never see these amounts.
The cottage currently does not have broadband internet. We are waiting for the NBN to arrive. Until then the cottage has great 3G and 4G wireless reception so your phones and tables will work.
For safety the property has external security cameras and 24/7 monitoring.