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The Cottage Old Deakin

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

About the property

The Cottage studio is located in the heart of Canberra's Parliamentary Triangle, next to the Prime Minister's lodge and a quick walk to Parliament House. It is set in one of Canberra's oldest suburbs with beautiful tree lined streets.

In a 2 minute drive you are in the heart of Manuka, one of Canberra's most popular dining & shopping precincts, and less than a 5 minutes to all major attractions including Parliament House, the Portrait Gallery, the National Gallery of Australia, Lake Burley Griffin, the National Library & Questacon.

Located very close to 2 of Canberra's most beautiful golf courses, Royal Canberra and Federal and a short drive to 4x4 mountain bike trails.

The Cottage is a studio set up and is bright, modern, comfortable & beautifully appointed providing off street parking directly in front.

The kitchen has basic cooking facilities including a microwave, electric frypan, toaster, jug and automatic coffee machine.

The bathroom is off the kitchen and there is no actual door separating the kitchen from bathroom but there is complete privacy to the bedroom area.

There is a 2 night minimum stay.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
16 October, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio rental in Deakin, Australia

Property Type:
  • studio
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
Theme:
  • Luxury
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Attractions:
  • forests

Reviews

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The Cottage Old Deakin
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 9 reviews
3

Nice, but needs more personal care from host

  • 3 of 5

The location can't be beat. The cottage looks lovely and is well layed out for the small space; I would prefer for the toilet and shower to have a door though. I enjoyed my stay and would stay again if the host corrects a few issues. I was not checked in on by the host at all during or after my stay so was not given an opportunity to discuss any problems as it does not seem like they care to know. Upon arrival there were chocolates and almonds, 2 bath towels, a hand towel, and 2 face washers (of which one was dirty and on the floor) though there were 3 guests. The pantry was sparse and a lot of the items were running very low. In the refrigerator was a jar of spoiled milk and a container of expired Parmesan cheese that was growing fuzzy mould. The electric fry pan was dirty still containing oil and food crumbs from its last use. And I was quite disappointed to find that the advertised coffee machine was no longer there though the manual still remained. The air con was great as it was very hot out. The decor was nice and I enjoyed the vases of flowers.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
4

Compact but comfortable

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. Slight problem with TV: initially hard to operate; when working couldn't get Channel 7.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Wodonga, Victoria, Australia
4

Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the quiet location and close proxcinity to everything. We will definitely stray there again

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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QLD, Australia
5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed it very much. Clean, tidy and everything worked well. Quiet place and perfect position in Canberra.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
5

Cute and cosy

  • 5 of 5

This cottage has it all. It has a beautiful atmosphere and the fit out is terrific. Great location and a short walk to the shops and to Parliament house. This certainly beats staying in a motel. I would thoroughly recommend this place

  • Review Submitted: May 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Eureka Springs, AR, United States
5

Awesome place to land and enjoy Canberra

  • 5 of 5

After a 16 hour flight from Dallas to Sydney, we drove down to the Cottage in Canberra. Spent three wonderful nights recuperating from jetlag while also experiencing the best of Canberra. This property is perfectly located for just that and it was clean, comfortable and very cozy. Ten out of ten. Peg and I highly recommend the Cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Map

Other Activities:

Parliament House

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday studio Deakin, Australia

Notes

  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 2 guests. Property has 1 beds and can sleep a maximum 2 guests
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