The SpaceThis Victorian semi-detached railway worker's cottage was built in the late 1880s and is just 10 minutes walk to Goulburn's best shops, cafes and restaurants.
You will have exclusive use to the cottage's 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, kitchen, laundry and the courtyard and rear alfresco entertaining areas. It accommodates 6 people in 2 queen beds and 2 single beds.
If you don't need the entire cottage, you can book one or two bedrooms individually using our other Airbnb listings.
Note that the individual room bookings do NOT include access to the kitchen or to laundry facilities. If your stay is more than a couple of nights and you need to cook or wash, the kitchen and laundry are included in this whole-cottage booking.
NOTE: We do not accept bookings more than 4 months in advance. Guest AccessJust park your car out the front and walk in. You have exclusive access to the entire house, courtyard and the alfresco entertaining area except for the garage at the back and the area behind it, which is reserved for the hosts. Interaction with GuestsWe will welcome you at the start of your stay and farewell you at the end. The house is all yours for the duration of the stay but we can be contacted by phone any time if required.
For bookings longer than 2 weeks there may be people entering the property to maintain the garden and lawns and clean the house. You will be advised when this will occur. The NeighborhoodGoulburn is Australia's oldest inland city and has a wide range of colonial, Victorian, Federation, Art Deco 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 Motorsport 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 the 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. 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. Children and babies are NOT 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.
The property has external security cameras and 24/7 monitoring.