Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Find out moreOpens in a new window

Berta's Cottage Berry

Photo gallery for Berta's Cottage Berry

3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
TV, fireplace, DVD player, books

Overview of Berta's Cottage Berry

Berta's Cottage Berry

4.9/5 Exceptional

Entire home

3 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Berry, NSW

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBerry Museum5 min drive
  • Popular LocationSeven Mile Beach5 min drive
  • Popular LocationBerry Courthouse6 min drive
  • AirportShellharbour, NSW (WOL)33 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6
Bedroom 1
    2 single beds
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
    1 king bed
Bathroom 1
    Combined bath/shower
Bathroom 2

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Berta's Cottage Berry

Family-friendly holiday home in Berry
Located on a quiet country lane 4 minutes from the quaint township of Berry and the iconic Seven Mile Beach, this well-appointed, comfortable 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage overlooks a dairy farm with rolling green pastures and distant hills.

Berta's cottage sleeps up to 6 people. Quality linen and towels are included, and many extra touches to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. The fully-enclosed garden features a wisteria covered gazebo with wood burning BBQ, lawn, a herb garden, fruit trees and fragrant flowers.

Berry is a vibrant village with a diverse range of cafes & boutiques and is close to many activities including walks, swimming and surfing, fishing, canoeing, wine tasting, markets, great restaurants and stunning rural scenery.

The two double bedrooms open on to the north-facing verandah at the front of the house with outdoor furniture - the perfect spot to enjoy the peace and quiet and spectacular rural views while enjoying a freshly brewed coffee or glass of wine. The third bedroom with 2 single beds overlooks the farm next door.

The well equipped modern kitchen boasts a country pantry equipped with a coffee machine and pantry essentials including oil, specialty tea and coffee.

The lounge room offers comfortable lounges, recycled and eclectic furniture with a cozy combustion fire perfect for cool Winter evenings, and air conditioning for the warmer months.

Two bathrooms are offered with luxurious toiletries, one with a walk in shower, the other you may enjoy a leisurely bath looking out the large picture window.

Private massages and treatments and other beauty services are located in town, however may require pre-booking.

Berta's Cottage check in time is 3 pm and check out time is 10 am. Other times may be arranged when available.

Berry is a delightful popular holiday destination with wonderful cafes and shopping. Don't forget a visit to the Berry Markets (4th Sunday of the month), there are other markets each week in nearby towns. Take a drive to nearby attractions including Kiama, Jervis Bay, the Kangaroo Valley, Cambewarra Mountain lookout, or for the more adventurous, the Coast walk from Gerringong to Kiama - the views will take your breath away.

Wineries and restaurants abound in this beautiful region. In Berry enjoy casual meals at the Il Locale Gelato cafe, Milkwood cafe or the Garden, and dinners at the Hungry Monkey, South on Albany, or Bussola. In Gerroa we love seafood at the Blue Swimmer Restaurant, in Gerringong at the Italian Bambinos or Sea Vista, and in Milton we love the local fresh produce served at St Isidore restaurant.

Cottage features:

Bedroom 1: Queen Bed, chest of drawers, lounge chair, reading lamps, bedside tables, heater, ceiling fan, linen and quilt
Bedroom 2: King Bed or 2 King singles, wardrobe, reading lamps, bedside tables, heater, ceiling fan, linen and quilts, TV, DVD player
Bedroom 3: 2 single beds, wardrobe, reading lamp, bedside table, heater, linen and quilts
Lounge Room: 2 x 2 seater lounges, coffee table, wood combustion fire, reverse cycle air conditioning, TV, 6 seater dining table, basket of magazines
Kitchen: Fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, oven, stove, coffee machine, Royal Doulton dinner set, European saucepans, pantry essentials
Bathroom 1: Walk in Shower, toilet, vanity, hair dryer, towels and toiletries
Bathroom 2: Large bath with picture window, toilet, vanity, washing tub, washing machine
Garden: Fully fenced backyard, gazebo with BBQ (wood provided) and outdoor table, garage with bikes and games, herb gardens, fruit trees, vegetable patch (please enjoy the freshly picked produce), flower beds, large lawn areas.

No Smoking
Linen and towels included
Reverse cycle air conditioning in lounge and fans in bedrooms
Wood fire in lounge and heaters in bedrooms

Tastefully and comfortably appointed there are a number of little extra touches at Berta's Cottage we have supplied to make you comfortable. We wish you a very enjoyable and relaxing stay.

Things to do:

At the cottage, relax with magazines, books and board games in the lounge room. Love the beautiful views from the deck or try out your culinary skills in the well appointed kitchen using fresh herbs from the garden. Enjoy a quiet stroll or ride along the country lane with the 3 bikes in the garage - extra bikes and equipment can be hired at the local Berry bike shop.

In Berry you can enjoy the monthly local markets, have breakfast at the Il Locale or Milkwood Bakery, sip tea at the Berry Tea Shop, enjoy coffee at IV coffee or wander the many beautiful and unusual shops.

Further afield, go for a scenic mountain drive to the Kangaroo Valley, visit the numerous wineries, bush walk in the National Park, visit the Fleet Air Arm museum, fish or surf or swim at the Seven Mile Beach, play golf or visit the seaside charms of Kiama or Gerringong.

Sample fresh produce and superb cooking at restaurants and coffee shops in Berry, and nearby Nowra, Kiama and Gerringong, or further south in beautiful Milton. A booklet at the house shares other delights of this beautiful area.

How to get there:

Berta's Cottage is a 4 minute drive from Berry and a 15 minutes drive from Kiama.

It is about a 2 hours drive south of Sydney and about 20 minutes drive north of Nowra. The train stops in Berry.

From Sydney after the sign saying Berry and before the shops, turn left at the motel into Tannery Road. This goes under a low railway bridge and past the David Berry hospital and turns into Beach Road. After 2 km turn left at the bus shelter into Harley Hill Road. From Nowra go through the Berry shops and turn right at the motel into Tannery Road and follow the instructions as above.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this holiday home offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage
  • Car recommended

Family friendly

  • Children's toys
  • Children's games


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Spices
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Wood stove


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Games
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Fully fenced
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine and dryer

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • In a rural location
  • Near the bay
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Cycling on site
  • Fishing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Winery tours nearby

Safety features

  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 6

Similar properties

See similar properties



Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Property registration number PID-STRA-2210

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Berta's Cottage Berry Berry
Berta's Cottage Berry Private vacation home
Berta's Cottage Berry Private vacation home Berry

About this area


This holiday home is located by the sea and in an area with good shopping. Berry Museum and Nowra Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Gerroa Boat Fisherman's Golf Club and Mountain Ridge Wines. Travelling with kids? Consider Granties Maze and Shoalhaven Zoo. With surfing/boogie boarding and fishing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Berry Museum - 5 min drive
  • Seven Mile Beach - 5 min drive
  • Berry Courthouse - 6 min drive
  • Gerroa Boat Fisherman's Golf Club - 9 min drive
  • Mountain Ridge Wines - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Berry Station - 6 min drive
  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 102 min drive


  • Il Locale - 5 min drive
  • The Emporium Food Co - 5 min drive
  • Milkwood Bakery - 5 min drive
  • Hedgehogs coffee shop - 5 min drive
  • Berry Jetz Cafe - 5 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 59 out of 67 reviews
5 - Excellent 88%
Rating 4 - Good. 8 out of 67 reviews
4 - Good 12%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 67 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 67 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 67 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 Excellent

Another great stay at Berta’s
Really glad we returned to Berta’s as it was as good as we remembered. Excellent rural location just a short drive to Berry. Comfy and cosy. Our dog’s favourite holiday destination. We will return.

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful semi-rural home
We had a midweek break here, two weeknights. The property is close to Berry, ample parking and space, a nice fireplace for winter, and a lot of living space in the house. Well equipped kitchen, too. A nice quiet area.

5/5 Excellent

Berta's is Better
4 great friends stayed for the weekend. It was so lovely to have a 3 bed, 2 bath cottage that was not compact. It was spacious, not cluttered and most importantly warm. Beds were super comfy too. 4 min drive to Berry Central so it was quite convenient too. Would stay again

4/5 Good

Betha's Cottage is a great base from which to explore the Illawarra ... lots to see and do
The cottage was near perfect for our needs during a three night stay with our dog. It's only a short drive to Berry with its wonderful variety of cafes and restaurants. The lovely view across to the mountains from the bedrooms was one of the reasons for renting, along with the Cottage being dog friendly, and having received lots of good reviews from previous renters. There was a slight negative for us in that the property is not in a totally rural setting as we'd expected. If you're sitting on the front verandah to enjoy a bbq there's a background hum of the traffic on the main highway some distance away.) The beds were very comfortable and the bedrooms spacious; the bathrooms are modern with good water pressure and hot water; and the kitchen is well equipped, complete with a proper expresso machine. :) The backyard is a good size with a medium height fence. During our stay the Cottage was in need of a little extra TLC as the windows were definitely overdue for a clean inside and out, along with the cobwebs. Overall a very relaxing few days holiday. Thank you. :)

5/5 Excellent

Peace and comfort
3rd or 4th time at Berta’s and it never disappoints.