Your Hosts: Peter & Kaye Rowland
Address:1501 Wang – El Dorado Rd, El Dorado VIC 3746
Phone: (03) 57 251 635
This compact and comfortable two- bedroom cottage, ideal for a couple or family. The cottage is situated on a property of 3 acres, it is away from our home and is totally private, but is close enough if you need us. The cottage has its own entrance, under cover parking, garden, and offers a fully self-contained accommodation with continental breakfast, (a cooked breakfast by arrangement). Other facilities include reverse cycle A/C, TV, CD player, wireless internet (ADSL), double & queen beds, linen, hair-dryer, iron, stove, fridge, washing machine, crockery, microwave & barbecue. We have a Devonshire-tea & craft studio also on the property.
- Wireless internet (ADLS)
- Under-cover parking
- Sealed road
Your Hosts: Vera Rubega & Don Stewart
Address: 53 Main St, El Dorado, VIC 3746
Phone: (03) 5725 1742
Yellow Cottage is an original brick cottage built in 1870, now renovated in a comfortable provincial style. Attention to detail is expressed in the classic decor, which features a terrazzo floor and marble fire place surround. A chandelier hang from the beautifully crafted Murray pine ceiling in the lounge room, complimented by a large Italianate wall mirror. Throughout the spacious interior, the walls are adorned by original artworks which together enhance the play of light and colour of the painted decorative effects. The Cottage is surrounded by a large Mediterranean-style, secluded garden featuring distinctive brick and stone paving. The manicured rosemary hedges partition the garden highlighting the cast iron French urns, standing tall on their pedestals.
- Enjoy a peaceful and tranquil retreat
- Situated in the secluded Woolshed Valley and surrounded by Mt. Pilot National Park
- Close to the North East Food and Wine Region
- Powered by solar energy and water sourced by spring and rain
- Packages for mid-week and weekly bookings
Your Host: Sandy Bogusis
Address: 99 Main Street, El Dorado, VIC 3746
Phone: 0408 244 531
The Baker’s Cottage is situated close to several well known Wine Regions and the Victorian Alps. It’s an original, two bedroom, modestly restored Miner’s cottage from the Gold Rush era. You can enjoy two private rooms with a soft comfy queen size beds. There are two sitting/lounge rooms, one with an open fire. The cottage has one bathroom (with bathtub), separate shower. There are two toilets. A modern kitchen which features a wood-fired stove. Enjoy log fires in the winter, air-conditioning in the summer and lazy days on the verandah. All within easy stroll of the local Tavern and General Store. Find out how to pan for gold in the creek just like the prospectors have done for over 100 years.
The property is also home to an original 1800’s brick Bakery complete with its still-in-working-order Scotch Oven. There are walks along the creek within minutes from home: see native wildlife; enjoy a stroll across the Swing Bridge; visit the Gold Dredge and the El Dorado Museum. Bring your bike and ride the Rail Trails to Beechworth, Bright or Wangaratta. Enjoy the peace and tranquility as well as our small community’s country hospitality. Closest large town 15 minutes by car; closest Rail Trail Station 5 minutes by car; closest Winery 10 minutes by car. I am happy, when possible, to pick you up from either the train station or Albury or Wangaratta airport if you are coming without a car.