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Shadybrook alpine cottage one bedroom No 3 in gardens adjoining the Ovens River

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1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, Internet, bed sheets
TV, DVD player, books, video library
TV, DVD player, books, video library
TV, DVD player, books, video library

Overview of Shadybrook alpine cottage one bedroom No 3 in gardens adjoining the Ovens River

Shadybrook alpine cottage one bedroom No 3 in gardens adjoining the Ovens River

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Harrietville, VIC

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationChampion Spur Track Trailhead4 min walk
  • Popular LocationBungalow Spur Track Trailhead11 min walk
  • AirportMount Hotham, VIC (MHU)39 min drive
  • Popular LocationMount Feathertop104 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
Bedroom 1
    2 queen beds

About this property

Entire place

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

Shadybrook alpine cottage one bedroom No 3 in gardens adjoining the Ovens River

Family-friendly cottage in Harrietville
Shady Brook One Bedroom Alpine Cottages and gardens

Shady Brook one BEDROOM ALPINE COTTAGES; are magnificently furnished. Each bedroom has a queen sized bed in a separate room with a ceiling fan, electric heating/cooling, separate bathroom and a spacious lounge (each cottage has a fold out double sofa bed in the lounge) and kitchenette. Set in a private garden with a deck and barbeque with your own outdoor setting. Both cottages are only 30 metres from the river and are very secluded, with private bush tracks immediately at rear of the cottages.

There are 2 one bedroom Cottages available

From your own deck hear the Ovens river run, take in the peace and serenity and the spectacular landscaped gardens (featured on ABC Gardening). We don't just supply accommodation but a unique experience.

Feel free to walk through the the four seasons gardens as shown on ABC Gardening, take a stroll along the pristine clear mountain stream or on our walking tracks and catch the magnificent views. A multitude of birds that inhabit the garden and bush, or walk or ride into town only 500mts away.

Shady Brook cottages has three individual self contained cottages and one spa apartment on the Ovens River, (refer to Stayz website). They are situated on 12 acres, 8 acres is landscape garden in a very unique picturesque setting, River on one side and state forest on the other three,

Capture the views from the tracks that weave behind the property that overlook Harrietville and in winter the snow capped peaks of Feathertop. This is a truly unique destination offering such variety with each changing season.

Things to do whilst staying in Harrietville:

Your hosts John and Anne live on the property and are available to assist you with information about the region.

Harrietville is a historical village at the base of Mt Hotham and Mount Feathertop. The town has two hotels, museum, cafes and a bakery serving fresh bread daily. Mountain Fresh trout and salmon farm is also a favorite activity along with our local lavender farm with its own cafe on the Ovens River.

The town and Shady Brook is ideally situated for nature based tourism with the iconic walking tracks up through the Great Alpine National park. The Alpine National Park borders the Eastern side of Harrietville and your walk can start from your cottage to Mt Feathertop. Or take a drive 45 minutes to highest point of Mt Hotham.

During the day take a stroll through over seven acres of landscaped gardens, walk along the river, or one of the private tracks on the mountain behind you. Or simply put your feet up and enjoy a good book and hear the mountain stream of the crystal clear Ovens River.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this cottage offers DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchens or kitchenettes offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board.

Property manager

John and Anne Atkins
Speaks English

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
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Close to skiing


  • Internet access

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage


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


  • Breakfast available for a fee


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Video library
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Garden


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In a village

Things to do

  • Winery tours nearby
  • Fishing nearby


  • Sleeps 4

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 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 not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

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
Long-term renters welcome
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

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About this area


This cottage is located in Harrietville. Champion Spur Track Trailhead and Bungalow Spur Track Trailhead are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Alpine National Park and Smoko Streamside Reserve. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including fishing, skiing and winery tours.

What's nearby

  • Champion Spur Track Trailhead - 4 min walk
  • Bungalow Spur Track Trailhead - 11 min walk
  • Smoko Streamside Reserve - 7 min drive
  • Mount Hotham - 44 min drive
  • Mount Feathertop - 104 min drive


  • Bella's Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Avalon House - 2 min walk
  • Mountain View Retreat - 2 min walk
  • Morries - 3 min walk
  • The Big Shed Cafe - 8 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 7 out of 7 reviews
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Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 7 reviews
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5/5 Excellent

John & Anne
Fantastic hosts, property is beautiful defiantly visit if you wish to get some quiet time away from the rat race. Will visit again

5/5 Excellent

Garden bonus
The cottage was very comfortable and clean and hosts most welcoming. Bonus, though, was wandering through Shadybrook's fabulous gardens. Ideal base for three-days exploring the valley and high country.

5/5 Excellent

Great location to base yourself for bush walking, fishing or skiing in season.
Had a great stay

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful well kept property in a very relaxing environment

5/5 Excellent

Best place I’ve stayed in cozy small little cottage type, very welcoming and easy to follow information communicated by the owner 10/10 would recommend