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Banksia Cottage Toowoomba

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Toowoomba, Queensland
Welcome to Banksia Cottage! Built in1898, this romantic and enchanting cottage offers a combination of historic charm and heart warming character, while being perfectly complimented with all your modern day comforts.

Conveniently located on the city's doorstep in a quiet tree lined street adjacent to a large grassed playground, Banksia Cottage is within walking distance to the cafes, shops, pubs and CBD.

Featuring two bedrooms, open plan living, fireplace and a large well-equipped country kitchen, the cottage is fully self-contained and can accommodate guests for 2 nights or 2 months. The gorgeous front veranda provides a perfect spot to sit and take in the delightful garden while enjoying your complimentary refreshments.

And if holidaying with your beloved pooch is on your wish list, then bring them along too! Yes that's...
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About the Owner, Angela A
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Guests can relax knowing they will have the uninterrupted privacy and freedom, essential for any getaway or business stay.
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017

The location in a quiet, treed street adjacent to the city heart is superb. A lovely verandah for sundowners, large fridge for Christmas goodies, icy cold water dispenser, very comfortable beds, a welcoming message and gifts, an atlas of the world in 1898, the age of the cottage to intrigue, a library, and glorious garden with herbs for cooking. Just...

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Thank you for taking such wonderful care of Banksia Cottage during your stay and we truely hope you can visit again sometime soon!


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Reviewed 8 December 2015 for a stay in December 2015

We couldn't have been happier with our weekend getaway! Ange was so easy to deal with, with quick and helpful responses leading up to the booking confirmation and stay. The cottage itself and the gardens were beautiful and very homely and comfortable (to the point that my husband wanted to find a similar cottage to move into in the future!)...

Management response:

Thanks for your lovely comments Priscilla. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and you would all be more than welcome to come again anytime!! Take care, Ange & Jeff


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Reviewed 26 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Thank you Ange and Jeff for providing us with a perfect break away from home. The property was put together with love and thoughtfulness, everything you can think of was there to make our stay so enjoyable. Our dog Mitsy made herself at home straight away. It is hard to beat "perfect in every way"and that is what Banksia Cottage...

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Thanks so much! We hope you can come and stay again sometime soon.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Our house rules and standard holiday rental terms and conditions can be reviewed on the Banksia Cottage website and will be subject to your acceptance prior to confirming your...
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Banksia Cottage is conveniently located on the citys doorstep in a quiet tree lined street and is within walking distance to the cafes, shops, pubs and the CBD.
Getting around
Public transport is extremely close by with a bus stop only a few metres from the cottage. We are only a 10-15 minute stroll to the city centre so getting around Toowoomba is a breeze. We have a long list of Things To Do and Places To Eat on our Banksia Cottage Internet site, so please feel free to browse.
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How to get there
Airport: Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport: 19.0 km
Being just 90 minutes from Brisbane, two hours from the Gold Coast and a two hour drive from the Sunshine Cost, Toowoomba is an ideal holiday destination.

Accessing Toowoomba is easy by air, road, coach or even rail on the great Westlander train. The region is well connected via highways and road networks including the Cunningham, New England, Warrego, Leichhardt, DAguilar, Brisbane Valley and Gore Highways and the Great Inland Way and the Adventure Way.

Banksia Cottage is only a 20 minute drive from the Wellcamp Airport offering daily flights from many of the major cities within Australia.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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