Elgetha Cottage

3 bedroom Holiday house for rent in Tenterfield

Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Min nights: 1

$136.97 - $171.21*per dayprice range estimate for 2 guests*

Elgetha Cottage

* 1930's Tenterfield character home with rambling cottage gardens

* We happily accept one night bookings with the exception of long weekends, local special events, Christmas & Easter 

 * Central location - walk to supermarket, boutique shopping, art gallery, cafes, cinema, museums

* Sleeps 6 comfortably - 3 bedrooms, 2 with Q beds, one with 2 singles. All linen supplied, including electric blankets for our chilly winter nights.

* Family friendly - cot/bassinet, change table, highchair supplied at no extra charge

* Spacious lounge with cozy wood fire. TV, DVD, CD plus an eclectic collection of movies and music

* Separate dining room 

* Sunroom with daybed and plenty of books and magazines

* Fully equipped kitchen - Elgetha is self-catering but some pantry basics are supplied

* Character bathroom with separate shower and bath. Hair dryer supplied.

* Laundry with washer, dryer, iron

* Paved outdoor area & private rear garden

* Garage accommodation for one car, plus room for off-street parking for additional vehicles

Elgetha oozes ambiance and romance - the wood fire will keep you warm on our chilly winter evenings and set the scene for relaxation. The home is thoughtfully decorated with your comfort and privacy in mind, and the spacious lounge room, separate dining room and sun-room, along with a paved outdoor area and garden setting will ensure everyone will find a spot to unwind or marvel at one of our beautiful sunsets.

The entire home and surrounding gardens are yours to enjoy for the duration of your stay. We do not sub-let any rooms so you can be assured of total privacy. We are however just next door should you need assistance, or have any queries during your stay.

Tenterfield has it all - 4 seasons, big skies, historic buildings & museums, as well as being surrounded by national parks which abound in natural rugged beauty. So why not take a few days to enjoy what Tenterfield has to offer – do as little or as much as your mood takes you - national parks, wineries, historical museums,organised cultural tours, self-guided walks, movies, boutique shopping, cafes & restaurants all are on offer in Tenterfield. You can also enjoy a round of golf at the picturesque Tenterfield golf club; stroll the beautiful walking track along the creek parkland; or wander around the bird and wildlife park. 

Alternatively, you may prefer to stay in, light a few candles, put on some soft music, relax with a good book in front of the log fire and just enjoy the unique ambiance of our beautiful cottage and gardens.

Elgetha is self-catering but some pantry basics are supplied, along with plunger coffee, leaf tea & drinking chocolate to refresh you on your arrival. 

All bed linen and towels are supplied, along with locally hand-made soaps from Washpool Farm Soaperie. Shampoo, conditioner, tissues, hair dryer are all included.


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133 Rouse Street, Tenterfield NSW 2372, Australia

Laundry facilities
No smoking
CD Player
Accept VISA
Accept MasterCard
Linen supplied
Undercover or off street parking
Log fires
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Baby Cot
Books/Magazines Supplied
Videos/DVDs Supplied
Clothes dryer
Cooking facilities
Electric stove
Gas stove
Hair dryer
Heaters provided
Iron and ironing board
Walk to the shops
Washing machine

We are pretty easy-going here in Tenterfield but we do ask that you respect our property.

* We ask that guests maintain the security of the property by ensuring it is left locked in your absence.

* Please respect the residential amenity of the property and our neighbours by abiding by noise abatement laws, and by refraining from any drunken, obscene and antisocial behaviour.

* If you wish to invite extra guests to the property for drinks or a meal, feel free to do so, but we do ask that the number of guests who stay overnight is limited to those who have booked.

* Smoking is not allowed inside the house, but ashtrays are provided for those who may wish to smoke outside.

* Definitely no pets inside the house. Outside pets by arrangement with the owners.

* Please place all rubbish in the bins provided. Be mindful of recyclable items - recycle bin is provided outside.

* Please ensure that all dishes are washed and replaced in cupboards before departure.


  • Number of guests should not exceed the number stated on the Confirmation Notice or subsequently agreed to in writing or email.  Fees will apply for excess guests not agreed with the owners in advance.
  • Check-in Time from 2.00 pm - earlier check-in can be arranged if available.
  • Check-out Time by 10.00 am.
  • 50% of total cost is required to confirm booking and remainder to be paid on day of arrival.
  • The deposit will be refunded with 14 days notice of cancellation of the booking. If less than 14 days notice is given, the deposit will be retained, however it may be possible to transfer the deposit to another booking. A Cancellation/Transfer fee of $30 will apply in all instances.
  • No refunds will be given for early departure.
  • We reserve the right to apply a $50 surcharge for cleaning, should the cottage not be left in an acceptable state.
  • All breakages and damage to the property, not considered normal wear and tear, must be paid for
  • We reserve the right to change prices without prior notice, however all existing bookings will be honoured at the rate applicable at the time of booking.
  • Rates effective 1 February 2015.
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