Shiralea Country Cottage is set in a rural environment surrounded by native trees,relaxing country atmosphere with abundant birdlife. Pet friendly with pets being allowed into unit, we suppply a puppy pack for your convenience which includes two throw over rugs for the furniture, towels to dry your pet, door matt, a toy and bowls. There is a dedicated kennel attached to the rear of the complex for your convenience if you wish to leave your dog whilst visiting national parks or just shopping.
The cottage is an open plan living with a fully self contained kitchen area, accomodates four people with a double bed and a fold out double sofa bed.
There is ample off street parking for boats and trailers, plus a secure court yard for dogs and children.
Located in Allendale East, close by are sink holes for the cave divers or 5 minutes from the coast and township of Port MacDonnell. There is a general store with fresh divers air and basic condiments.
The cottage can accomodate 4 people (all linen and bedding provided) with a double bed and double sofa bed, well appointed bathroom with hair dryer, and washing machine the kitchen has all cooking facilities e.g oven with griller, hot plates, microwave, electric fry pan and all utensils. Kitchen, dining area and lounge are open plan with reverse cycle air condition and pedestal fan.
Kettle for hot drinks, rain water for drinking, toaster, flat screen T.V., d.v.d player, and clock radio .
There is an iron in cupboard with an ironing board under the double bed, an external clothes line along west side of cottage.
Awaken at your leisure to a late checkout (please enquire if this is suitable at the time of your stay). Listen to the subtle sounds of the native birds, or resident magpies warbling, hear the chatter of the wrens, willie wagtails, wattle birds claiming their territory plus numerous other bird life ......if you are lucky , capture a glimpse of the Rosella's. At night time you may be privileged to hear a possum dancing none toooo subtly across the cottage roof.
Create your own breakfast either in the well appointed kitchen or out on the verandah.
In the town ship of Allendale East on the Riddoch High way, 1 km from Shiralea Country Cottage is a general store and Post Office, fuel and divers air, most commodities can be purchased, newspapers, magazines, bread , milk, food, fishing tackle and bait.
As evening approaches you can absorb our beautiful sunsets filtering through the native trees and shrubs outside your unit, or take in the magnificent sunset from the cliffs off Cape Northumberland, again only 5 minutes drive away, whilst there watch the fairy penguins coming in to their colony at dusk from a secure viewing platform free of charge. It is advisable to wear suitable walking shoes and take a warm jacket as it can become very windy.
You have your own private entrance and lawned courtyard, close the gate and it is secure for animals and children. Private and cosy. Adjacent to private enclosure is ample off street parking for your boat, trailer, van or any additional vehicles.
Vehicle washing facility at rear of cottage next to your private kennel.
If you wish to pamper your self - head down to the coast, have a meal, be it at the Pub, fish shop or 'Periwinkle Restaurant' overlooking the breakwater and the fishing fleet of Port MacDonnell.
Take a liesurely digestive walk along the foreshore and jetty, or around the historic town, many sights to see. Call at the the Tourism center for brochures and information whilst there take time to visit the Maritime Museum (well worth a look)
Pets allowed in room and courtyard, Dogs may be accommodated in kennel enclosure at rear of complex if you wish to leave them for the day. No pets in national parks !!!!
NO ANIMAL TO BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN ROOM OR COURTYARD. There is a dedicated private secure kennel attached to rear of unit.