Family country cottage retreat, with 2 bedrooms + fold out, cot, modern kitchen, double oven, stunning bathroom w bath and db shower & sep laundry. Outdoor fireplace and a bunkhouse that sleeps 4 singles & one double. 1.8km town restaurants & pubs.Minimum 2 night stay.
Wood Duck Cottage is situated on 8 acres Killingworth Road, Yea in the highland country of Victoria about 8 minutes from town in the peaceful surrounds of the countryside. The cottage is beautifully appointed and can comfortably accommodate up to 6 guests. The Cottage has an open fireplace, outdoor eating area plus indoor eating area for 12. Enjoy the property and wander across to the vegetable garden, to the chickens or around the property. Those that are energetic can walk up the peaceful unsealed road and chill out in the countryside. Those that want some action can bike into town. There are two adult bikes and one child’s bike. There is a basketball ring, tyre swing, children’s cubby/playhouse and sandpit and climbing ropes and swing.
The Bunk House is only 5 metres away from the main cottage is a unique style of accommodation for a family or children on a budget and here we can sleep up to 6 guests. On special occasions we rent out the main House which has three queen size bedrooms and a single bedroom. The House is 1927 and is beautifully appointed with timber floors and fireplaces.
The cottage and the main house have fully equipped kitchens with all the modern appliances. Our ovens are country double ovens that the country cooker or chef in the family can enjoy.
We have made sure that all rooms are well appointed with quality comfort king size beds, quality bedding, flat screen televisions with dvd players and ipod docks. Being out in the country there is lots of room for that BBQ or for a peaceful getaway.
The cottage has a huge bathroom with double shower, double basins and marble floor. A country bath awaits those that need to relax. We also have a fully operational laundry for those wanting to stay for longer breaks.
The Bunk House has a rustic feel with a shower, toilet and modern vanity and cabinet. There are four bunks and a double bed and the beautiful timber floors. Again flat screen TV and a front verandah where you can sit and watch the sun set.
Yea is located 109kms North East of Melbourne about 1 hour and 20 minutes from Melbourne and within easy reach of the Yarra Valley's famous wineries. It is easy access to surrounding areas such as Lake Eildon and a short distance from gorgeous Victorian townships of Trawool, Seymour, Limestone, Murrindindi, Glenburn, Flowerdale, Strath Creek, Yarck and Alexandra.
Interaction with guests
Yea is the ideal weekend getaway in Victoria, serving as a launching point for touring some of the prettiest landscape you will find in regional Victoria. If you are looking for that property in Yea then use Woodduck Cottage as your base.
Other things to note
There is no smoking in the cottage or the bunkhouse. Pets are welcome but large dogs must be on a lead. Horses are welcome on a short term agistment if guests are doing the horse and bike trail. The property is securely fenced with electric fencing and there are two entrances to the property. One from Killingworth Road and one from Williamsons Lane. There is room for plenty of cars and a float or truck.
In an orderly manner recognising the rules of the building and no smoking in any of the venues.