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Welcome to Jilba Cottage43km to Albany & South Coast.  35km to Mt Barker
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Jilba Cottage - self-contained

Joan User Profile

Jilba Cottage - self-contained

5 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
5 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Sparkling clean4 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

The space

Enjoy peace and tranquility in our upstairs 2-bedroom, fully self-contained cottage, situated on the southern slopes of Porongurup Range National Park, overlooking our 77-ha cattle, avocado and table olive farm. Views to Albany and the South Coast.

Joan & Jim invite you to relax and enjoy a welcome break in the cottage. It is accessed by stairs and a wide deck overlooking some stunning panoramic views.
Situated in the heart of the Great Southern Region of WA, 400km south-east of Perth and 43km north of Albany. Jilba is a 77-hectare cattle, avocado and olive property on the southern slopes of the ancient Porongurup Range. It is within easy driving distance of the Stirling Ranges, Mount Barker and Albany, with the many attractions in Denmark and Walpole as options for day trips.
Enjoy peace, tranquility and fresh country air, with panoramic views over our gardens and olive grove, across rolling farmland to Albany and the South Coast.
Relax with a barbecue whilst enjoying one of the region's many superb wines.
Take a stroll through our beautiful gardens or up into the National Park, which backs onto the cottage.
Revel in the magnificent sunsets and the sights of kangaroos coming out to graze at dusk.

> The unit sleeps 4 (1 queen and 2 singles) plus a folder bed is available for a 5th person.
> All linen is supplied, plus electric blankets
> TV, DVD, Radio.
> Washing machine and clothes airer and clothes line
> Ironing board and iron
> Reverse cycle airconditioning
> Barbecue facilities
> Books, Board games and puzzles

Guests will be greeted on arrival and a complimentary Continental breakfast is provided on the first morning.
We are available to assist when necessary.
Guests are free to explore the gardens & farm!

- Unique ecosystems and geology - Porongurup and Stirling National Parks
- Mountain walk trails and rock climbing
- Seasonal wildflowers
- Magnificent Karri forests
- Abundant bird and wildlife
- Gifted artisans
- Award-wnnning foods and wines
- Annual wine, food and art festivals
- Wild rugged coastline and pristine beaches
- Fishing, swimming, diving
- Whale World and whale watching
- Wind farm
- Historical buildings and museums
- Something for the whole family and all within easy reach of Jilba!

Public transport is not available to the unit.
Car is recommended to get around.

A complementary Continental breakfast is supplied on your first morning.

Minimum stay apart from Long weekends, holidays, Christmas/New Year period & Easter is 2 nights.

Winter Rate – June, July, August:
(Minimum stay – 2 nights )
Two persons: $150 per night
Extra persons: $35 per night each
Note: ($50 surcharge if only staying for one night)

Stay For 7 nights & only Pay for 6

From September 1st, Long weekends, School holidays:
(Minimum Stay – 2 nights).
Two persons: $165 per night
Extra persons: $35 per night each

Christmas Period – December 15 to January 7, plus Easter:
(Minimum stay - 3 nights)
Two persons: $180 per person per night
Extra persons: $35 per night each

Payment of first night tariff is required on booking and balance prior to arrival.

Cancellation Policy
• Up to 7 days notice prior to arrival – 50% fee
• Up to 48 hours notice prior to arrival – no refund

Check in: 2.00p.m

Check Out: 11.00a.m.


Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises
Air Conditioning

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM


25 Reviews

Cathy User Profile
February 2017
We had a great three days at the top floor apartment, (downstairs is just storage) with great views and perfect deck for chilling and birdwatching. Jim and Joan were the perfect hosts and gave us lots of local info for our walks and insight to the local community events and win…
Vicki User Profile
April 2015
WOW!!! If you want to see some unspoilt & real countryside, go to Jilba! Anything I write won't do the place justice, nor the wonderful hospitality of Joan and Jim. Feel like gushing but seriously had a tear in my eye when leaving this place - It is magical. Could easily have spe…
Kristian User Profile
February 2015
Wonderful situation with great views and perfect hosts who were very willing to talk about the area and suggest things to do.
Debbie User Profile
July 2018
Jilba Cottage is a gorgeous gem backing onto the beautiful Porongurup National Park with views all the way to the coast. The accommodation is perfect: clean, warm, spacious with lovely personal touches. The farm is so beautiful: the olive trees, cattle, avocado trees and green …
Andrew User Profile
June 2018
Joan & Jim are great friendly people. Absolute pleasure to have a glass of wine & chat on the balcony on a cold, fine evening. Working farm sounds were great, closeness to the national park behind meant lots of wildlife. Thanks for great long, ling weekend getaway. Oh, olives…
Charlie User Profile
April 2018
Perfect location for exploring the Porongurups with great facilities for self catering. The hosts were extremely helpful with ideas to get the most out of our time there. Highly recommended.
Karl User Profile
January 2018
Fantastic location with great hosts. Joan and Jim offered thoughtful and useful insights into the local area.

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Porongurup, AustraliaJoined in March 2014
Joan User Profile
26 Reviews
Active couple working on a mixed cattle, avocado and table olive property.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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