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Fabulous Original 5* Federation 3BR Cottage circa 1907 - FREE WIFI

Federation charm with original features greet you on your arrival
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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Cessnock, Greater Newcastle, New South Wales



On the doorstep of the Hunter Valley Wine Country of NSW, just minutes from boutique vineyards, cellar doors, concert venues and fine cuisine 'House on the Hill' is available now for your getaway.

This fully renovated Federation home, circa 1907, offers every comfort for your stay in the Hunter Valley.

* 3 bedrooms - 2 x Queen (1 with ensuite) 1 King, 1 Queen sofa bed
* new 2nd bathroom
* new gourmet kitchen fully equipped with all modern appliances and dishwasher
* quality lead light bespoke furniture
* large new reverse cycle air-conditioning x 2
* Open Romantic Fire Place
* Natural gas heating
* Laundry cupboard with washing machine & laundry tub...
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Listing #FKN3339096
About the Owner
Susan T
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
Interaction with guests
I am available 24/7 for emergencies via telephone, SMS and email. Keys are via a keysafe box and access information is emailed a few days before your stay. The access information is very detailed with address via Google, access codes, instructions & photos of how to access the keys and local information about wine tours and 'What's On' for your stay. The house has many maps, tour information, pamphlets and ideas on how to spend your time.
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

One year later..... Yes indeed was a nice stay. The house is clean and well maintained. Recommended for family time

Thank Dorice89
Reviewed 4 February 2017

My Sister-in-law and her family and our family stayed here for 4 nights while exploring the Central Coast. With 3 bedrooms and the living room there was ample room for the 2 families with 2 toddlers. The air-conditioning was great! Entering the house, on first...More

Thank Ashish S
smariont, VR Owner at Fabulous Original 5* Federation 3BR Cottage circa 1907 - FREE WIFI, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2017

It was a pleasure to meet and host you and your extended family. I'm so very pleased you enjoyed your stay at the house. I'd love to welcome you back again anytime.

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

As from day one Susan was very accessible and cooperative. Even if we did I not meet with her, she was accessible by email and replied quickly to our requests. The house very well equipped and clean. Enjoyed the stay there. Would indeed recommend that...More

Thank Dorice89
smariont, VR Owner at Fabulous Original 5* Federation 3BR Cottage circa 1907 - FREE WIFI, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you Dorice for your fantastic review. I'm so very pleased you enjoyed your stay and found the house had everything you required. I'd love to welcome you back again anytime.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Minimum age is 25 years old. Strictly No Smoking & No Pets. We expect you to look after the property like your own, leaving it in a clean and tidy state on departure. All bins...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    3 Queens
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Cleaning/Linen: R 1 871 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 5 196 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
*All Prices are quoted for up to 6 adults for House in the Hill (Max 8)
* Priced for 2 adults for Lavender Cottage (Max 4)
*Price is for the total house/cottage NOT per person.
*Rates provided are for normal weekends.
* concert/event weekends are charged at a premium rate.
*All weekends are a MINIMUM 2 nights unless as a Last Minute up to 7 days before the date
*Mid-Week (Monday - Thursday inclusively) 1 night bookings available
*If sofa bed is required extra cost of $50
*If king bed split to King singles extra cost of $50
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About the neighbourhood
'House on the Hill' is very centrally located in the town of Cessnock, right in the heart of the Hunter Valley Wine Growing Area. Set in a quiet street, just 200 metres from Wine Country Drive and 2kms to the nearest vineyard and 500 metres to the centre of town, you will find the convenience of location and enjoy the comfort of an original Federation house with all the modern conveniences of home.
Bus, coach and tour services are available nearby to take you to the vineyards and concerts if required as well as being just 40 minutes from Newcastle airport. Cessnock is situated a 2 hour drive from Sydney. The house is fully equipped with maps and information regarding everything you can do and see whilst visiting this beautiful valley.
Off street parking is available for up t...
Getting around
Many tour companies are available for wine tours. They are happy to pick up from the cottage so no need to worry about driving.
A car will be needed to get around the Hunter Valley.
Bike hire is available in the town as well.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Cessnock: 2.0 km
The address is given with access information with clear instruction on how to get there.
Cessnock and the Hunter Valley Vineyards have clear directions coming from both North and South. The house information is in the access email with a link to Google Maps for convenience.
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