Boutique Homestead - Paradise Trust

Big Cottage

Built in 1912, this is the largest cottage on the property. The open fire in the lounge, coal range with wetback (making endless hot water for the claw-foot bath) and separate kitchen make this an ideal cottage for larger groups and families. There’s even an outside pizza oven!

This cottage also has wheelchair access and a wet area shower.


Sleeps: 8

  • One bunk room (sleeps five)
  • Main bedroom (queen size bed & single bed)
  • Dry wood for indoor range and open fire
  • Gas ring or coal range for cooking
  • Running water (advised to boil before drinking)
  • Cutlery, plates and kitchenware
  • Pillows with clean pillow cases and mattress protectors
  • Wheelchair accessible


  • $120 per night minimum charge (two people)
  • $45 per extra adult, per night
  • $10 per child, per night (5-15 years inclusive)

Children under the age of 5 years are FREE

Check-in is by a pre-arranged time between 3.00pm – 6.30pm / Check-out 10:30am

What You Need To Bring

  • Bedding (sleeping bag or duvet) and towels
  • Food and drink (with ice packs)
  • Lantern and torch
  • Insect repellent and sunscreen
  • Toilet paper
  • Matches or lighter
  • Firewood for pizza oven and outdoor fire (can be purchased from us)

WILD MICE can sometimes be found checking out our wilderness huts and boutique accommodation looking for cheese and other snacks. While measures are taken to try and keep these pesky invaders at bay some of the more cunning critters can be seen during your stay.

Important Information About
Big Cottage

  • Please note there is no electricity at this cottage and no charging facilities on the property for electronic devices.
  • Strictly no candles, no motor/quad bikes, no drones, and no firearms allowed.
  • All rubbish to be removed from the property and the cottage left as you found it, otherwise cleaning charges may apply.


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