Rydal, Blue Mountains, NSW
- Guests: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
Bedroom 1 - 1x King
Bedroom 2 - 1x Queen
- Bathrooms: 1
- Air conditioning
- Pets allowed
- Car space
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Enjoy the views and spot wildlife from the large picture windows in the open plan loungedining area and bedrooms.
Freshwater swimming nearby plus great bush walks on the property and neighbouring pine forest - Plenty of room to walk and play on this 200 acre property
A unique self contained country farmhouse filled
with australiana, antiques and curios from the past.
Open plan lounge dining kitchen - perfect for entertaining.
Hot and cold air conditioning in main living area.
(if you do not wish to use fireplace for heating)
We do not have Wi fi - but reception is good if you bring your own portable wireless modem.
Big screen TV, DVD, CD - movie + musc Library
and board games
Satellite TV Foxtel prefect for rainy days.
Rustic country furniture with comfy couches …
King size bed downstairs
Queen size bed upstairs
Loft library room with foldout double sofa bed (children).
Feather doonas, quality cotton linen and electric blankets
Kookawood has a Fully equipped kitchen with large english cooker - Gas stove and Electric double ovens - breakfast provisions supplied.
6 seat dining table
Bathroom with romantic clawfoot bathtub overhead shower
Separate toilet room in the house with eco friendly modern waterless toilet (rota loo)
Ideal as a romantic get away for 2
or group of friends wanting to getaway
Families - children will love collecting the fresh eggs and meeeting the friendly farm animals , catching yabbies in the dam behind the house and exploring the countryside
Kookawood also has available for bookings - self contained Wattle cottage (calendar may differ from the one on this website so please enquire)
located 40m walk away from the main house. Ideal for 1 - 2 adults , pet friendly with private secure garden, BBQ area, private entrance TV ,FOXTEL, DVD, air conditioning , kitchen ,bathroom slow combustion log fire - available for group booking of 6 adults total including main house.
Wattle cottage can also be rented by just one couple if owners (husband and wife) occupy the main house. Or if you book Kookawood - to ensure a private and peaceful stay the owners
may occupy wattle cottage.
website for wattle cottage can be found on search engine
Located 15 mintues drive from Lithgow townshops Cafe's and just over half an hour from the heart of the Blue Mountains - Katoomba.
Jenolan Caves and Zig Zag Railway aprox 30 minutes drive
Lake Lyell - Fishing and water sports only 5 minutes away
Visit Country Pub in Tarana for a great pub lunch
Collect fresh eggs from the chickens each day
Say hello to our 2 friendly cows and 2 horses
The ideal getaway for couples.
Get together with friends ( 4 adults + 2 kids )
Family holiday (children welcome)
Overseas visitors will love the wildlife and Australiana
Deposit bond only required for bookings of 4 adults or more -
immediate refund on checkout after inspection of the property
Pet lovers looking for a welcoming place to take their best friend
Families with children who want to experience country life
Kids will love collecting the eggs from the chickens catching yabbies in the dam next to the house and meeting the cows and horses.
Kookawood has a Secure fenced backyard of aprox 250m2 ideal for wellbehaved pets. (not suitable for those that may dig under or jump over!)
We also have our own website for more picutures information and direct email to the owner - Just enter Kookawood on your search engine and click on Kookawood index (if you do book kookawood -owners may occupy wattle cottage)
The fine print
- DirectPay - Rent-A-Home takes reservations on this property but the property manager processes payments directly with you.
- up to 365 Days before Arrival
- Minimum Stay 2 Nights
Guest reviews & questions
- Adult retreat
- Canoeing & kayaking
- Farmland experiences
- Fishing Nearby
- Food / Restaurants
- Gay / Lesbian
- Heritage trail
- Rockclimbing & Abseiling
- Tidy Town Winner
- Unique and Unusual
- Valentines Day
- Wake boarding / water skiing
- Walking or Hiking
- Water Sports
- Winter holiday
- Bath Towels provided
- Bedding & Sheets provided
- Breakfast provisions available for self-cooking
- Children's Cot
- Children's High Chair
- Clothes Dryer
- Continental breakfast provisions supplied
- Cooking Facilities
- Fans (Ceiling / Standing)
- Gas Stove
- Hair Dryer
- Heaters provided
- Iron & Ironing board
- Laundry facilities
- Level access
- Reverse Cycle Heating
- Tea/Coffee making facilities
- Washing Machine
- BBQ - Gas
- Boat ramp nearby
- Books/magazines supplied
- Cable TV/Satellite TV
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Lake nearby
- Stereo/Music system
- Videos/DVDs Supplied
- Child friendly
- Pets permitted
- Log fires
- Indoor Pets Permitted
- Off Street Parking
- Outdoor Pets permitted
- Secure Parking Onsite
- Bedroom 1 – 1x King
- Bedroom 2 – 1x Queen
- Extra Adults Charge - $45 inc. GST Per Person/Night (applies when more than 2 Adults)
- Extra Children Charge - $30 inc. GST Per Night
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Availability & Price
from $337 to $359 per night*
Min 2 nights stay
How do I make a booking?
From a Quote
- Step 1) Search the website and Add properties to MyList. Submit your preferred properties by using Request a Quote. Property Managers will send you confirmed price and availability.
- Step 2) Then you can Make a Booking or reservation form by clicking 'Make Reservation' from your Quote. Alternatively a Reservation form (PDF or Word Doc) can be downloaded from our Visitor Terms & Conditions page or your Quote.
- Step 3) Once we receive your "RZ" reservation request, a consultant will process all details and send a "BK" Booking Confirmation, payment receipt with arrival and key collection information.
From a Tariff or Hot Deal
- Step 1) Search using your desired location and dates. The Tariff Price will be shown in the results.
- Step 2) Then you can Make a Booking or reservation form by clicking 'Make Reservation' from the search results or property page. Alternatively a Reservation form (PDF or Word Doc) can be downloaded from our Visitor Terms & Conditions page or your Quote.
- Step 3) Once we receive your "RZ" reservation request, a consultant will process all details and send a "BK" Booking Confirmation, payment receipt with arrival and key collection information. Payment can be made with credit card or by direct deposit.
Are pets permitted?
Some properties allow Pets and will display Pets Permitted. Visitors will need to advise the type and size of pet and whether the pet is indoor or an outdoor pet.
Properties that do not show Pets Permitted will not accept pets.
A Pet Bond might be required to clean. deodourise and disinfect the property prior to the next visitor arrival to ensure the property is allergy free.
Availability calendar not up to date?
rentahome does encourage our property managers to update their availability calendars as often as possible.
Unfortunately it isn't always as frequent as we'd like, each calendar has a date of which the calendar was last updated so you who how up to date the listing is.
This is why rentahome has the quote process, it confirms the current availability of your selected property/s and the best rate available for your stay.
Are visitors able to inspect properties?
rentahome welcomes inspections however they may not be always feasible and are generally only available for longer stays of three months or longer.
The property must first be quoted as available with a price for your requested dates.
To request an inspection simply login to your Quote at the below link using your quote number and surname: http://www.rent-a-home.com.au/home/my/quotedetails.aspx
Scroll down to your preferred property and under the photo there will be a button 'Request Inspection', click on 'Request Inspection' and fill in your details. Your details will be sent to the property manager who will make contact within 48hours to arrange an appointment.
If there is no 'Request Inspection' button, this means the property manager does not provide inspections.
Please note that properties are not held and may be booked by other visitors.
Will I have to pay a security deposit?
A Bond/Security Deposit may be required by the Property Manager the amount will vary depending on the property manager. If so, this payment will take place outside of the Rentahome EasyPay System and you may be asked to direct transfer funds into the Property Manager's bank account or a credit card imprint may be requested. Rentahome does not become involved in the payment or return of bonds or security deposits. Return of these amounts is based on the Property Manager's terms and conditions and their inspection of the property after your stay.
The Security Deposit (Bond) is required to cover any damage or incidential costs incurred during your stay at the property. If there is no Damage or Additional Costs then the Security Deposit will be refunded. If the amount of the Damage or Additional Costs are greater than the Security Deposit, then the Guest will be required to pay the difference.
On Arrival, please report any damage or requirement maintenance immediately to the property manager, as you will be liable for any Damage on your departure.
A Bond applies for properties under a Lease agreement. The Bond is typically lodged with a government Bond Authority and returned at the the end of the stay following an Exit Inspection and review of the Condition Report.
Rent-A-Home processes rental payment with guests directly. We accept: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Bank Transfer.
Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards accepted.
The Property Manager will process payment with guests directly.