Blackwood Cottage - Gorae - Portland - Vic

249 Hodgetts Rd, Gorae VIC 3305
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Blackwood Cottage is a self-contained, pet friendly and relaxing place to stay at Gorae, just north of Portland and south of Heywood in Victoria adjoining the Cobboboonee Forest Park in the Great Ocean Road region. This fully fenced Cottage is located a short drive from the pristine beaches of the Discovery Coast with its great fishing, surfing and endless walking with your dog. The Cottage is part of an 18.5 acres hobby farm. Simply open the farm gate and you can explore more than 27000 Ha of beautiful bush and forest with its wildlife. Try bush-walking, horse riding, mountain biking or watching the local wildlife. The famous Great South West Walk is just only a 10 min walk away with its Cubbys camp.

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Blackwood Cottage sleeps up to 5 guests
Prices shown are for 2 guests
$200 per night,
Extra guests $20 per adult and $15 per child per night
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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249 Hodgetts Rd, Gorae VIC 3305

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Blackwood Cottage is a fully self contained house built on stumps on around half an acre, it is fenced with lots of native trees and bushes. The living area is around 90 sqm , with two bedrooms. The cottage is suitable for up to 5 persons, it has one large bedroom with a queen size bed and a single bed and the second bedroom has a double bed. Between both bedrooms is a large open plan living area. There are also King Size Single beds available...............Cottage features..........•Lounge area with HDTV, Video, Blueray/DVD Player and CD/Radio player...•Wood heater...•Dining area...•kitchen with lots of storage space, microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Gas stove/oven...•bathroom has a shower and vanity basin, toilet is in a separate room...•large veranda with barbecue and a storage room for bikes, surfboards or saddlery...•small fenced paddock fenced for horses next to the cottage..........The cottage has recently been repainted and refurnished...........Well behaved dogs are welcome on the farm. Dogs must be kept under control at all times and are not allowed to roam freely. There is a large fenced area around the cottage for your dog to play and they can also stay on the veranda. The nearby forest gives you plenty of tracks to walk your dog.....Horses are welcome and can stay in a small safe timber fenced paddock. The forest provides many tracks to ride safely. Riding on the property is not permitted due to insurance reasons. A larger paddock is available if you want to stay for a longer period. There is a tack room that can be used for your gear. You can also ride on the nearby beach and in the Cobboboonee National Park , this Park has also overnight horse camps to stay.....This area is perfect for pleasure or trail riders and you can ride for many kilometres in the 27000 Ha forest and bush. There are dams throughout the forest for your horse to have a drink from..........We have recently purchased the property and have refurbished the cottage. There are plenty of native trees and two wildlife corridors expanding from the Forest Park into the farm to attract wildlife. The corridors shelter Koalas, Wallabies, Kangaroos and Birds. Eagles are often seen in the area hunting for rabbits. Kangaroos are early in the morning in the back paddocks. There are Emus, Echidnas, Possums and others in the adjoining forest..........Part of our lifestyle includes trailriding in the beautiful Cobboboonee Forest. It is a pleasure to just ride out the farm gate and enter the forest without crossing roads. From here you can ride your horse safely or walk your dog, ride your bicycle on many different tracks.

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