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Millers Retreat TALBINGO. Spa cottage.

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
TV, fireplace, video games, DVD player
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob

Overview of Millers Retreat TALBINGO. Spa cottage.

Millers Retreat TALBINGO. Spa cottage.

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

3 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGoobarragandra Wilderness27 min drive
  • Popular LocationBlowering Dam37 min drive
  • AirportTumut, NSW (TUM)44 min drive
  • Popular LocationYarrangobilly Caves44 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
    1 single bed
Bedroom 2
    2 single beds
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
    Combined bath/shower
Bathroom 2
    No shower or bath

About this property

Entire place

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

Millers Retreat TALBINGO. Spa cottage.

Family-friendly cottage in Talbingo with hot tub
* 2010 state finalist in the Take A Break prestigious accommodation awards.

At Millers Retreat we aim for you to have a stress free holiday, to help keep the kids entertained and the parents relaxed.

Millers Retreat is situated in a very tranquil setting with ever improving landscaping and wonderful views.

We provide hundreds of in house movie's, Xbox and board games for all the family to enjoy.

After a day out in the snow or boating on any of the local dams or exploring Kosciusko National Park, come back to Millers Retreat and relax in the hot tub with a nice glass of wine while hubby cooks up a banquet on the large BBQ on the deck with the kids entertained in the lounge room.

Check out our previous guests reviews, they say it all.


* Airconditioned - Reverse Cycle. .

* KITCHEN: Fully equipped electric kitchen with microwave, dishwasher, coffee machine, breakfast bar and stools etc. Condiments supplied. Now with gas cooktop.

* DINING ROOM: 8 seater solid timber dining suite.

* LOUNGE ROOM: Very large with combustion wood fire place (fire wood supplied), 4 & 5 seater lounges and 1 ottoman. Includes 46" TV/DVD/BlueRay/CD/Xbox with hundreds of movies and some Xbox and board games. Comfortably seat 7 guests on the large lounges.

* BEDROOM 1: includes 1 queen bed. 32" TV and DVD player and wall fan.

* BEDROOM 2: 1 trio bunk (i.e. 1 single & 1 double bed as 1 bunk), built in wardrobe, 32" TV with built in DVD player and wall fan.

* BEDROOM 3: single bunk beds and wall fan.

* Bedding includes pillows, doonas, blankets.
* Bed linen and towels provided

* LAUNDRY: washing machine, clothes dryer, iron & ironing board.

* BATHROOM: Includes bath with shower, sink and toilet. Plus second separate toilet.

* PLAYGROUND: Directly across the road.

* BACK DECK: Is 45M2 of covered + 9M2 uncovered outdoor entertaining area with fantastic views, complete with 8 seater heated spa, 7 burner bbq, Outdoor heater, second fridge, lounge, tables and chairs and awnings to keep the weather out.

* FRONT DECK: 12M2 of covered deck overlooking the pond with waterfall and surrounded by gardens with seating.

*YARD: Fully fenced with landscaped gardens out the front and lawn out the back. Talbingo fences are low.

*PARKING: Plenty of room for off street parking with long driveway including 12m carport.

Places To Visit and Things To Do


Batlow for apples; Adelong & Kiandra for gold diggings; Yarrangobilly Caves and 27 degrees thermal pool, the Snowy Mountains including Mount Selwyn snowfields, Tumut 3 Power Station, Talbingo Dam, Kosciusko National Park, Bago State Forest, Blue Water Holes, Buddong Falls to name a few.


Fish for rainbow trout, brown trout and redfin on Lakes Talbingo, Blowering or Tantangara or in the numerous creeks and streams running out of the foothills of the Snowy Mountains. Murray Cod and other native fish are caught in Blowering Dam. Fishing Rods for hire from goPLAYoutside in Talbingo. Fishing tackle, supplies & bait from either Talbingo Supermarket or Talbingo Service Station.


Ski and tobogan on Mount Selwyn snow fields. Talbingo is below the snowline although the ski slopes of Mt Selwyn are only 35 minutes away via the Snowy Mountains Highway. Mt Selwyn has 12 ski lifts, Tobogan runs and beginners slopes including a ski school. Some of the best cross country ski tours in Australia are a feature of this area. Check the latest snow report for Mt Selwyn on the net at selwynsnow or from Talbingo Supermarket by 8am every morning during the ski season. Snow Gear for hire from goPLAYoutside in Talbingo and Selwyn Snow & Water at either Mt. Selwyn or Tumut.


WATERSPORTS: Talbingo is surrounded by over 6500 hectres of waterways including, Talbingo Dam, Blowering Dam and Jounama Lake. On Talbingo and Blowering: fishing, water skiing, sailing and swimming during the warmer weather. 5 HP, 4.3 metre motor boats and trailers for hire locally from the tourist park - no licence required. Water sport gear can be hired from goPLAYoutside in Talbingo or Selwyn Snow & Water in Tumut.

SWIMMING: An area near Talbingo Dam has been allocated for swimmers. The views are amazing and the water is nice and clear. This area is just 5-10 minutes from Millers Retreat by car. There are other swimming holes in the local creeks including Jounama Creek.

GOLF & TENNIS: 9 hole golf course and two tennis courts for hire available at the Talbingo Country Club - just down the road. Golf & tennis gear can be hired in Talbingo.

BUSHWALKING: Being surrounded by National and State parks there is an abundance of walks available for the avid naturalist.

Eco friendly


We have a 4000lt rain water tank that supplies water to the toilets, washing machine and outside back tap. We also use the tank water to refill the spa and the pond. If the tank runs dry the system automatically switches over to the mains water.


Millers Retreat is powered by a 4.3kw solar power system that is connected to the grid and will hopefully supply most of our power needs.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. 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.

Recreational amenities at the cottage include a spa tub.

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

Property manager

Ben and Tracy Tregear
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 and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Close to skiing


  • Pool
  • Hot tub

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a carport
  • Car required


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


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • TV
  • Video games
  • DVD player
  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In a rural location
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Snow sports gear
  • Water sports equipment
  • Tennis on site
  • Boating on site
  • Golf on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Golf nearby


  • Sleeps 6

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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
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

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Millers Retreat Spa Cottage
Millers Retreat Talbingo. Spa
Millers Retreat Spa
Millers Retreat Talbingo Spa
Millers Retreat Talbingo. Spa Cottage
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Millers Retreat TALBINGO. Spa cottage. Talbingo
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About this area


In a rural area, this cottage is in a walkable area with good shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Kosciuszko National Park and Goobarragandra Wilderness. Discover the area's water adventures with waterskiing and fishing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours and hiking. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Goobarragandra Wilderness - 27 min drive
  • Wereboldera State Conservation Area - 37 min drive
  • Blowering Dam - 37 min drive
  • Tumut Golf Club - 43 min drive
  • Yarrangobilly Caves - 44 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 47 out of 64 reviews
5 - Excellent 73%
Rating 4 - Good. 13 out of 64 reviews
4 - Good 20%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 64 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 64 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 64 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful house. Had everything we needed plus more. Will definitely stay again.
Beds were so comfortable. We all loved going in the hot tub. Had a great collection of dvds that came in handy. We absolutely love Talbingo. Everyone is so friendly, even the wildlife. Absolutely no complaints

5/5 Excellent

Time out in Talbingo
Lovely place to stay, hot tub was a hit ,a very comfortable and relaxing place for a few days get away. Will be back again 😃

5/5 Excellent

Fantastic place to stay
It was such a nice and comfortable place for our weekend getaway highly recommended this place 😊

4/5 Good

Spent a lovely 2 nights in Talbingo. Lovely property and and well looked after.
Thoroughly enjoyed our time there, love the area. Will return next year and stay longer. Everything you need in your home away from home. Loved feeding the fish.

4/5 Good

It was funn
It was great