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YellowBox Cottage Tumut

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4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, travel cot, free WiFi
TV, books
4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, travel cot, free WiFi
4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, travel cot, free WiFi

Overview of YellowBox Cottage Tumut

Entire home

YellowBox Cottage Tumut


5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

4 bedrooms3 bathroomsSleeps 8

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Little River, NSW

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationStockwell Gardens18 min drive
  • Popular LocationBila Park18 min drive
  • Popular LocationTamut and District Neighbourhood Centre19 min drive
  • AirportTumut, NSW (TUM)21 min drive

Space details

4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 8
18 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
    1 king bed
Bedroom 4
    1 king bed
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2
Bathroom 3

About this property

Entire place

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

YellowBox Cottage Tumut

Waterfront Cottage with kitchen and balcony

Yellowbox cottage is located 14kms from the township of Tumut in the Snowy Mountains, and approximately halfway between Sydney & Melbourne, and just 21/2 hours from Canberra and is part of the Elm Cottage group of luxury cottages. The property is 4G accessible.

The design of Yellowbox with its large living, dining, balcony and kitchen meets the growing trend to cater for family reunions and groups etc.

Yellowbox has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The ensuite is a disabled designed bathroom and the main bathroom has shower and corner spa bath with separate toilet. Yellow Box cottage has two bedrooms upstairs, that can be easily configured for with two large king beds that can be separated to provide for 4 single king beds. Downstairs there are 2 bedrooms with queen beds and an ensuite.

The cottage has a gourmet kitchen with dishwasher, microwave etc., plus separate dining room with seating for 10, lounge room with TV, (Foxtel Premium Package)and limited Wi-Fi. (however the property is 4G accessible so you can bring your own dongle with you.) Full reverse cycle air conditioning and internal laundry with washing machine and dryer. A very large enclosed balcony with BBQ and outdoor setting with 180 degree views of the river below.Fantastic 1200 thread linen and quality furnishings complete the cottage.

Watch the sheep stroll past, see the cows resting on the nearby hillsides and listen to the sounds of the river whilst relaxing on your private balcony. In the evening enjoy a magical sunset, watch the stars under crystal clear skies then curl up to sleep to the rippling sounds of the river.

Whether you're on your honeymoon, a fishing, golfing or skiing holiday, celebrating a special occasion, on business, meeting up with family and friends or looking an unforgettable spot to relax and unwind, Yellowbox Cottage provides the atmosphere that can help you create magical moments.


Blowering Dam is where Ken Warby set the world water speed record and is just 10 minutes from the property. Here you can go water skiing, windsurfing and it is a great spot fishing enthusiasts with rainbow trout, brown trout, golden perch, cod and refin to be caught.

Kosciusko National Park is 690,000 hectares of diverse natural landscape. Bushwalking, mountain bike riding, picnicking, fishing, caving, car touring, canoeing, and horse riding are just some of the activities you can undertake within the Park. Include a visit to Yarrangobilly Caves and discover some of the most beautiful and ornate caves in Australia. Take a guided or self guided cave tour, then take a swim in the termal pool (a pleasant 27 degrees celcius). The caves are open every day except Christmas Day.

Go Horseriding for one,two or three hour rides or take a half or full days ride through the foothills of the Snowy Mountains enjoying the natural scenery and wildlife along the way.

Mt. Selwyn snowfields are just an hour from the property for those skiing enthusiasts. Mt. Selwyn provides breathtaking winter scenery and some of the best ski runs Mother Nature has. It provides a relaxed, friendly atmosphere, service that makes you feel at home and totally modern facilities. Mt. Selwyn is tucked away in the northern end of the Kosciusko National Park and it offers great cross country skiing with a large choice of established trails to international standards from 2.5kms up to 15kms., alpine skiing, toboganning and snowboarding.

Talbingo just 30 minutes drive from the property is the birthplace of famous Australian author Miles Franklin. It is a picturesque township nestled by the shore of lake Jourama. It is also home to the Tumut 3 Power Station, the largest of the power stations in the Snowy Mountains Scheme, and visitors are welcome to view the static display or take a tour of the power station.

Batlow 30 minutes away is famous for its apple, cherry and stonefruit orchards plus its large native and softwood forests which not only add visual appeal to the area, but like orcharding contribute significantly to the town's economy. The Hume & Hovell Lookout provides spectacular views of Blowering Valley and Lake.

Adelong a heritage town famous for its goldming past is just 40 minutes from Elm Cottage. In Autumn & Spring artists flock to the township to capture on canvas and film the colours of stately trees plus the diverse beauty of the hills, valleys and country properties.

Activities within the region are numerous ranging from golf, fishing, bushwalking, mountain bike riding, canoeing and kayaking. You can even go along to Air Escape and try the ultimate freedom of powered hang gliding.

The Tumut Region offers something for everyone year round, or alternatively you can just stay at the property, relax and unwind, listen to the sounds of the river , view the birdlife, see an echnida, platypus and wombat in their natural habitat , take in the natural beauty of the Goobarragandra Valley whilst recharging your batteries.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this cottage offers washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers. This Little River cottage provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

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
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of SG Clean (Singapore)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


Contactless social distancing
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Close to skiing


  • Pool


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Electric car charging station on site

Family friendly

  • High chair
  • Children's games
  • Travel cot


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


  • Dining table


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 3 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Jetted bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo

Living spaces

  • Dining room


  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Firepit


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Location highlights

  • On the waterfront
  • Next to a golf course
  • In the mountains

Things to do

  • Fishing nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 8
  • Smartphone data usage (limited)
  • Unit size: 194 sq ft (18 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 2:30 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 professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
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
Parties and events are allowed on site
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
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-3954-5

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Yellowbox Cottage
Yellowbox Tumut
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About this area

Little River

Located in Little River, this cottage is next to a golf course and on the waterfront. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Tumut and District Historical Society Museum, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Kosciuszko National Park and Wereboldera State Conservation Area. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as fishing and other activities like skiing.

What's nearby

  • Stockwell Gardens - 18 min drive
  • Bila Park - 18 min drive
  • Tamut and District Neighbourhood Centre - 19 min drive
  • Tumut and District Historical Society Museum - 19 min drive
  • Blowering Dam - 25 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



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5/5 Excellent

A fantastic place run by great people.
Great accommodation and trout fishing. Perfect for friends group or families. Genuinely nice people running the show. Would recommend to all.

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful property in stunning location
Beautiful property in amazing surrounds. Very clean. David was a wonderful and friendly host. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend this property. We had a fantastic holiday!

5/5 Excellent

Great location, great hosts, perfect set up. Absolutely beautiful views, easy access to river. Very private location. Cottages set up to cook anything with nice big stove and oven.

5/5 Excellent

Just Fantastic
Without a doubt the best place we have stayed. Great location, well kept cottage, magnificent views through every window and the most well equipped kitchen we've experienced