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Strawberry Patch, Leura - a Mountain Whispers Property – Home 4310775 B&B

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Strawberry Patch, Leura - a Mountain Whispers Property – Home 4310775

  • B&B
  • 2 bedrooms
  • sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Nestled within a totally private cottage garden but just two minutes stroll to Leura village, this exquisite turn-of-the-century cottage is totally dedicated to relaxation and indulgence. Strawberry Patch is the ultimate romantic getaway in the Blue Mountains with all the ingredients for a relaxing and romantic stay.

Naturally, you have the whole cottage to yourselves and we go to great lengths to ensure that your privacy is undisturbed.

Bedrooms

Strawberry Patch sleeps one or two couples. The master bedroom, with its deep ruby-red toned walls has an enticing mahogany four-poster bed draped with rich gold damask covered doona, the finest linen, sheepskin electric blanket and soft pillows. A double bed in the second bedroom perfectly caters for additional guests.

Spa Bathroom

An exquisite double spa bath takes pride of place in the bathroom, wrapped in a leadlight bay window with views of the lush secluded rambling garden. Sub-floor heating is set to the perfect temperature and recessed speakers aid your tranquil soak with the music of your choice.

Kitchen and Dining

Enjoying great meals is part of the Blue Mountains experience and Strawberry Patch has everything you need to cook and dine in style. The fully-equipped kitchen is supplied with all the appliances, cookware and serving ware you'll need and the BBQ outside is perfect for cooking alfresco. Dine indoors or out – the choice is yours.

Full breakfast provisions for your first morning are provided, including fresh bread, eggs, ground coffee, teas, juice, milk, conserves, drinking chocolate, marshmallows, butter and cereals.

Other Features

The cottage has a slow combustion wood fire and natural gas-log fire, reverse-cycle air-conditioning for year round comfort, continuous natural gas hot water, TV, DVD, Hi-Fi, CDs, DVDs books, games, and a dishwasher and washing machine.

Upon your arrival, there are no disturbances, just a crackling fire, soft music and the flickering of lit candles setting the most romantic of scenes.

Inclusions:

• Boutique wine, port, chocolates and fresh flowers

• Breakfast provisions including fresh bread, ground coffee, a choice of teas, juice, milk, jam, marmalade, butter and cereals

• Fluffy towels, bathrobes and slippers to use during your stay

• Fine toiletries in bathroom

• All linen provided

• Special requests such as an in-house masseuse or chef, roses, champagne & more

Feature List:

• Fully self-contained accommodation

• Central heating

• Air conditioning

• Gas log fireplace and slow combustion heater

• Fully equipped kitchen

• Full breakfast provisions

• Stove, fridge/freezer, microwave

• Dishwasher

• Barbecue

• TV with DVD and discs

• CD stereo and CDs

• Sub-floor heating in bathroom

• Spa bath

• Towels, bathrobes and slippers supplied

• Hair dryer

• All linen supplied

• Washing machine and clothes dryer

• Iron and ironing board

• High chair

• Back-to-base security alarm system

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Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 2: Full bed
  • 1 Full bath

Amenities

  • Wireless Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • Grill
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Fireplace
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

Best way to see all the local attractions and to get around for the duration of your stay is the Blue Mountains Explorer Bus (a red London double decker bus) which allows you to hop-on and hop-off for the duration of your stay. Get a real bird's eye view of the Blue Mountains whilst sitting on the second level - a beautiful experience complete with commentary. There are 31 stops around the villages of Leura and Katoomba so you can pick up the bus at every major location.

Interaction with guest

Your stay at Strawberry Patch is totally private, romantic, luxurious and away from it all, whilst only a 100 metre stroll to the quaint village of Leura. Entry into the property is very easy, safe and secure and you will be advised of all this prior to your arrival. The property is monitored 24/7 by back-to-base security, so rest assured that your peace of mind is our priority. Lorraine Allanson, the owner of Mountain Whispers is always available and only a phone call away should any need arise and only too happy to help.

Policies

Check in time: 14:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: ($368.61) $500.00
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

House rules

• Please ensure dishwasher is loaded and turned on prior to your departure OR alternatively, please wash up and return all used kitchen items.
• Please throw out any leftovers in the fridge/freezer.
• Please take garbage out (bins are located opposite the driveway)
• Should the BBQ be used, please ensure that it is cleaned after use.
• No furniture whatsoever is to be moved.
• Please ensure you have checked the property for your belongings
• Stricty NO parties, smoking or animals

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About the owner

Lorraine A.
Average reply time:
1 hour 37 minutes
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 Jul 2021
Years listed:
12
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

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Reviews

Excellent
153 reviews

Excellent
143
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10
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“Luxurious, relaxing stay”

Reviewed 7 Jun 2021

This is our second stay at one of Lorraine’s properties and it has been another wonderful stay. Lorraine is super responsive and helpful and has amazing attention to detail. Strawberry Patch w… More

Response from the owner It’s always lovely welcoming my guests back to Mountain Whispers. You’ve experienced The Gatsby, Strawberry Patch over this stay and I sincerely look forward to welcoming you to Varenna in August, Sneha. It’s very gratifying knowing that you love my properties so much that you keep coming back, THANK YOU . Until August, take care, Lorraine

“Best place to stay in the Mountains”

Reviewed 12 Apr 2021

Perfectly appointed cottage, great attention to detail and all amenities you need for a home away from home. Bath robes, wine, in slab heating all added to the comfort and experience. Within easy walk… More

Response from the owner Thank you for your lovely review of Strawberry Patch, Kellie. I'm so pleased you all enjoyed your family escape and the all that the cottage had to offer. I sincerely hope to welcome you back soon. Until then, take care, Lorraine

“A perfect couples getaway with outstanding privacy”

Reviewed 1 Nov 2020

A great location in the township of Leura. This place is a decadent getaway for a couple. The attention to detail is amazing and you will be totally spoilt. It has excellent privacy, a great spa tub, … More

Response from the owner Thank you for your lovely review of Strawberry Patch. Complete privacy and indulgence is certainly what Mountain Whispers is all about. I truly look forward to welcoming you back soon. Until then, take care and stay safe, Lorraine

“Cosy Winter Getaway”

Reviewed 23 Aug 2020

From the moment you walk in, "Strawberry Patch" is your home. A welcoming port, a gas log fire flickering away and lovely music gently piping throughout. We find the generous breakfast prov… More

Response from the owner It's ALWAYS lovely welcoming both Michael and yourself Sharee back to a Mountain Whisper property time and time again. Your 6th stay to date and hopefully not your last. Thank you for your lovely review and as always, I sincerely look forward to welcoming you both back soon. Until then, take care and with warmest thanks once again, Lorraine xx

“A lovely quiet getaway”

Reviewed 11 Aug 2020

This was our second visit and hopefully wont be the last. Nothing is too much trouble for Lorraine (including putting our shopping away before we arrived). There are so many little touches that just m… More

Response from the owner Thank you Wendy & Peter for your lovely review of Strawberry Patch. Always love welcoming my guests back time and time again. Until next time, take care and with warmest regards, Lorraine

“Gorgeous little mountain hideaway”

Reviewed 3 Aug 2020

Pretty cottage within easy walking distance to Leura Mall and it's cafes and shops. Lorraine has thought of everything. We were welcomed with the warmth of the wood fire on our arrival, bubbles … More

Response from the owner Thank you for your lovely review of Strawberry Patch and my services Chris. So pleased you had a lovely escape to celebrate your son's zoom wedding in NZ with friends. Sincerely hope to welcome you back. Until then, take care and with thanks again, Lorraine

“Strawberry Patch wonderful stay 7th - 9th July 2020”

Reviewed 11 Jul 2020

Strawberry Patch is a beautiful back in time cottage which is rich in its every details of interior art. It is warm and cosy and very homey. The location is great, just a few minutes walk to Leura mal… More

Response from the owner Thank you for your review of Strawberry Patch, Lana. It was lovely to have welcomed you and your family for some quality family time. Hope to welcome you all back very soon. Until then, take care and with sincerest thanks again, Lorraine

“Leura Escape”

Reviewed 13 Jun 2020

This is a beautiful, cozy cottage a short walk from Leura main street, which is full of great shops. The cottage is beautiful and we arrived to find the fire lit, underfloor heating on, some wine &am… More

Response from the owner Thank you for your lovely review of Strawberry Patch and my services Michael. I sincerely look forward to welcoming you back or perhaps trying another Mountain Whispers property. Until then, take care and with warmest regards, Lorraine

“A private hideaway in the middle of Leura”

Reviewed 9 Mar 2020

Strawberry Patch is a beautiful private cottage but only a 5 minute walk to the heart of Leura. Beautifully decorated and luxuriously appointed. Everything you could possibly need is at your fingertip… More

Response from the owner So pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Strawberry Patch Shane. Thank you for your lovely review and I sincerely hope to welcome you back sometime in the near future. Take care and with kindest regards, Lorraine

“Mind Body Soul”

Reviewed 10 Dec 2019

Strawberry Patch is the best place to visit to escape the hustle and bustle of life. It’s ambience is all you need to rejuvenate your entire body! Each year I visit Strawberry Patch and I&rsqu… More

Response from the owner I’m so pleased you enjoy your returned visit to Strawberry Patch, Andri. Lovely welcoming my repeat guests back time again. Until next time, have a lovely Christmas & New Year. Take care, Lorraine

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FAQs

How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Lorraine (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Lorraine (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Lorraine (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to view Lorraine the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online and send Lorraine (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Lorraine (the owner) an inquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

When you pay online through the Ready to book? form, a booking request is sent to Lorraine (the owner). You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

How do I know my booking is safe?

To book this property you need to pay through the Flipkey website. Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection. This means that in the unlikely event that you’re prevented or denied access to the property when you check in, we’ll offer a full refund for the stay.

Find out more about booking safely.

How do I know what it will cost for my stay?

Simply enter your dates in the Ready to book? form to calculate the cost of your stay.
Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from Lorraine (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my vacation?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Lorraine (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Lorraine (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage your booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your booking or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my booking?

You can pay the remaining balance of your booking at any point. Simply go to Manage your booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage your booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I withdraw my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Lorraine (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Lorraine (the owner) a message.

If Lorraine (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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