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Banksia Cottage Toowoomba - Pet Friendly Getaway

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

Welcome to Banksia Cottage. The perfect place to relax, refresh and revive!

Built in 1898, 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! Only well behaved and quiet dogs need apply.

Banksia Cottage is available all year round for short or long term stays, be it for business or pleasure. Prices quoted are for rental of the entire cottage so guests can relax knowing they will have the uninterrupted privacy and freedom, essential for any romantic getaway or revitalising family stay.

Should you require more information or wish to view more guest testimonials please visit the Banksia Cottage website.

* One night bookings are occasionally available - Please contact the owners *

Whats nearby:

* Engine Room Cafe 700 m

* Toowoomba CBD (incl Myer, Coles, Cinemas) 900 m

* Gips Restaurant 950 m

* Fairholme College 3.5 km

* Laurel Bank Park 1.4 km

* Queens Park 1.8 km

More information can be found on the Banksia Cottage website.

We hope you can come and visit soon!!

More Details

Banksia Cottage
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
26 May, 2018

About Banksia Cottage

Hello and welcome to Banksia Cottage.

Providing beautiful and boutique, self-contained accommodation is our passion. We love meeting new people and thoroughly enjoy sharing Banksia Cottage with the world!

With well over 100 years of history running through her rafters, I'm sure she could tell a few stories!! It's the serenity you feel when you walk through the door that makes staying at Banksia Cottage a tranquil experience.

We believe in providing our guests with uninterrupted privacy and freedom essential for any revitalising getaway. We want you to feel relaxed, as after all … you are on holiday. And if you need us we are only a phone call away.

We hope you can come and visit soon!

Why Banksia Cottage chose Toowoomba City

We fell in love with Banksia Cottage the first time we walked through the door. Soon after that (over 5 years ago), we were the proud new owners of the historic Banksia Cottage. Our guests love Banksia Cottage because its enchanting, historic and the location is only a 10 minute walk from the CBD, restaurants, parks and gardens, while being positioned in a quiet tree-lined street.

What makes this cottage unique

We are Pet Friendly!! So if (like us) you enjoy travelling with your beloved four legged friend, then Banksia Cottage is your next holiday destination (pets by approval).

Banksia Cottage was built in 1898 so offers travellers an enchanting and romantic experience while being complimented with all your modern day requirements.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Toowoomba City, Australia

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Renovated shower, toilet and vanity.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 1 - Queen Bed
  • Rollaway bed also available for small adult or child.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Banksia Cottage Toowoomba - Pet Friendly Getaway
average rating of 4.857143 based on 70 reviews

Was highly recommended and did not disappoint

  • 5 of 5

Banksia Cottage was highly recommended and we were not disappointed. After staying at a few places on our road-trip, where the facilities were lacking, it was relieving to come here and find the kitchen was fully equipped (not missing a vegie peeler, grater, "sharp" carving knives) - hoorah!! Might sound silly but it is the small things that make travelling easier. We had intended to dine out and sightsee, but the ambience of cottage was so nice we wanted to enjoy every moment. The cleanliness and property maintenance standards are good. Thankyou Ange and Jeff. We really enjoyed our short stay and will be back again. Much appreciated by a family of professional cleaners.

  • Review Submitted: 27/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very clean and cosy and felt like a home away from home

  • 4 of 5

It was really good for the dog and in a convenient location to everything in Toowoomba

  • Review Submitted: 24/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Was very welcoming and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay was lovely

  • Review Submitted: 03/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gorgeous Cottage will visit again

  • 5 of 5

Very happy and felt welcoming. Comfortable beds and overall beautiful cottage to stay at.

  • Review Submitted: 06/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brisbane Queensland

Such a lovely getaway

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Ange and Jeff for making our stay so lovely. Your beautiful cottage conjures up childhood memories and offers a wonderfully warm and inviting place to stay. The beds were so comfortable and we just loved your gardens. Will definitely make the effort to come back. Many thanks Chris and Steve

  • Review Submitted: 13/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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So Cosy. Just what we expected

  • 5 of 5

We all had a very comfortable stay. Beds were fantastic. The Fire Place was even better. Did i mention the electric blankets!

Will be back when next in Toowoomba.

  • Review Submitted: 07/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
19 Kilometres
Wellcamp Airport
Nearest Barpub
950 Metres
Gips Bar
Nearest Golf
3.8 Kilometres
City Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
850 Metres
New England Highway
Nearest Restaurant
950 Metres
Gips Restaurant
Car: not necessary
Other Activities:

Close to CBD, Cafes, Shops....


Rates & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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