C & A's Cottage self contained & fully furnished

Entire residential home hosted by Christine

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
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C & A’s Cottage is located in the quiet hamlet of Talbot, in the heart of the goldfields, find every comfort in C & A’s Semi-Detached Cottage. Melbourne to Talbot is a lovely forest drive of 1hr 45mins. Don't forget The Farmers Market! Third Sunday of every month. We are proud of Talbot Provedore & Eatery having won Best licensed cafe at the Goldon Plate Awards regional & state winner for 2017 & 2018 State WINNER for Casual Dining, Highly Commended - Best Menu of Local food & Best Value.

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C & A’s Cottage, Talbot
Upcoming Events:
Talbot Farmers Market 3rd Sunday of every month
Voted by Australian Traveler Magazine in BEST 10 and number 1 best in Victoria
Gaze at the stars at the Talbot Observatory every Friday, Saturday & Sunday (Winter 7pm Summer 9pm
Take the weekend off, or longer at Talbot, in the heart of the goldfields, and find every comfort in C & A’s Semi-Detached Cottage. Melbourne to Talbot is a lovely forest drive of 1hr 45mins.
Lots to discover. C & A’s is within walking distance to Annie’s Barefoot Boutique (pre-loved clothing), Rosy’s The Corridor Art Gallery (check out her zany tea cosy's), all open every week-end, Ingrid’s Cadillac Walk (unique individual leather bags) only on Market day but special appointments can be made, We are proud of Talbot Provedore & Eatery having won Best licensed cafe at the Goldon Plate Awards regional & state winner for 2017 & 2018 State WINNER for Casual Dining, Highly Commended - Best Menu of Local food & Best Value.
Other places nearby are Talbot's Collectables at Chesterfield House, get your newspapers at Australia Post shop, Courthouse Hotel with good pub meals, Slightly Bent Books for all your reading needs, Talbot Art & Historic Museum, Talbot Railway Station Museum/ Nursery for all your plant needs at reasonable prices. Possum Gully Art Gallery is a short drive away.
Make a note in your diary for your stay to include the third Sunday of the month. This is when the fabulous Talbot Farmers’ Market is held, now voted by Australian Traveler Magazine in top 10 in Australia and the only one in Victoria. Walk and taste your way through the delights displayed on Scandinavian Crescent - organic vegetables, locally made honey, olives, pastries, cakes, bread, cheeses, and stock up on trees and plants. Meander through the bric-a-brac section just one street over - it’s an experience you won’t want to miss.
If you feel like exercising you can play a round of golf at The Talbot Golf Club or visit the local swimming pool, or tennis courts.
Discover the many gold mining towns in our district: Clunes, a 15 minute drive, Maryborough also 15 minutes, Creswick 30 mins, Maldon 35 mins, Avoca 25 mins, Beaufort 35 mins, Ballarat 45mins. On the way to Avoca why not visit Amherst Winery or a little further on, the Pyrenees wineries?
Public bus transport is well within walking distance, also the V-Line train station with services connecting to Maryborough, Clunes, Ballarat and Melbourne.
C & A’s Cottage offers:
•Two bedrooms, 1 x 2 singles 1 x 1 queen, each with dual control electric blankets
•Fine cotton linen and towels
•Living room with wood fire/airconditioning/TV/DVD
•Large fully-equipped kitchen (gas heated)
•Separate dining room
•Bathroom with large capacity hot water, washing machine, hair dryer
•Polished wood floors throughout
•Off-street parking
•East and north-facing verandas
•Continental breakfast (special requirements can be discussed when booking)
Non-smoking zone inside house
Check-in time is 2pm. Check-out time is noon (times can possibly be negotiated)
1 or 2 persons 1 night stay $150.00
add $40.00 pp pn for each extra guests

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Washing machine
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.79 out of 5 stars from 28 reviews


Where you’ll be

Talbot, Victoria, Australia

WEEK ENDS – View the many historic buildings
Courthouse Hotel across from the observatory is good place to get a quick bite to eat before seeing the stars
Browse through the many interesting shops Saturday – Sunday 11am – 3pm
starting with -
The Lyon Hotel (Behind Talbot Provedore & Eatery) crn Fyfe & Scandinavian Lane
Down stairs - Barefoot Annie's clothes from yesterday, today & Tomorrow
- Stuff & Nonsense
Upstairs - Corridor Gallery features Rosy’s - Zanny eccentric tea cozies
- Felix & Co Ceramics
Talbot Provedore & Eatery have a break, breakfast or lunch, Thurs – Sunday Dinner Saturday night only
Meander along Scandinavian Cres to Slightly Bent Books – Book Shop second hand and new – on Market week-ends only, check out the bric a brac next door
A little further to Talbot’s recycled wood furniture (can be made to order)
Then wonder down Camp Street crn Heales to the Post Office (pick up the papers 7 days a week Saturday & Sunday until 12:00pm) and other staples
Continuing along Camp Street to The Museum - featuring historical insight into the way people lived and worked in a gold mining town. Hrs: Tues – 1pm-4 Wed-10am-4
Also The library Opening Hours: Tuesday 2-4pm Saturday 10am-noon
Make your way back to crn Heales & Camp where you’ll find Ingrid’s Cadillac Walk – extraordinary hand made one of a kind leather bags - open on market Sunday or by appointment
Beyond Cadillac Walk – crn Heales & Ballarat Street inside Chesterfield House Bazaar Collectables & outdoor nursery

Hosted by Christine

  1. Joined in January 2015
  • 28 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I recently moved from Melbourne to the country where I run C & A's Cottage which is a B&B (continental breakfast), 2 bedroom House.

During your stay

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Special occasion? What would you like to be supplied? Ask and I will provide, given enough time!
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House rules

Check-in: After 14:00
Check out: 12:00
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

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