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Dusting Cottage Historical Accommodation

Entire cottage hosted by Darryl James
6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
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House rules
The host doesn’t allow pets or parties.
Dusting Cottage is a special country air BNB indeed -
by bringing the 1850's alive with this beautifully restored heritage home.
Take a step back in time in this well appointed, very fresh & comfortable , fun 3 bedroom baltic timber home. Old world charm with modern conveniences
highlighting the ambience of a charming long gone era.
Bonus : plenty of free parking space for your boat, caravan & cars too.
We look forward to welcoming you to this amazing home that you have all to yourselves.

The space
- Free parking with car port and boat parking space
- large bathroom with a 2nd toilet off back patio
- Original large claw bathtub
- Fully functional kitchen, new fridge and connected dining area for 6
- Fresh new bed linens
- Fluffy white towels
- Large back garden with BBQ area and outdoor table setting
- 2 living/ lounge areas
- both front & back porches
- 2 modern TVs
- Dust-free floor boards throughout
- Ambiance galore

Guest access
The whole beautiful property is yours to access including these extras :
-undercover free parking
-complete laundry access including washer & dryer
-free breakfast of raisin toast, fresh butter and cereal
-two pillows per person on comfortable beds and fresh linens

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Other things to note
Please note this entire property is cleaned thoroughly in accordance with COVID-19 protocol before your stay with us.
Portland is Victoria's first settlement {1834}. There is an abundance of history to explore.
DUSTING COTTAGE was originally built by the Whaling and fisherman Family 'Dusting' from Cornwell England up on Albert town hill. Legend says these extremely hard working Whalers & hard drinking fisherman had their access to old Portland town pubs at night denied by simply pulling the wide plank accross the creek.
Dusting Cottage is a special country air BNB indeed -
by bringing the 1850's alive with this beautifully restored heritage home.
Take a step back in time in this well appointed, very fresh & comfortable , fun 3 bedroom baltic timber home. Old world charm with modern conveniences
highlighting the ambience of a charming long gone era.
Bonus : plenty of free parking space for your boat, caravan &…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

Amenities

TV
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Breakfast
Free street parking
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Washing machine
Dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Location

Portland, Victoria, Australia

- Your accomodation is located in a pretty quiet lane way across the road (a 50meter
walk) to convenience store, chemist & bottle shop
- close cafes, restaurants, pubs and shops
- close to children's playground and BBQ's
- close to local beaches
- close to hospital
- one km from Port of Portland
- abundant fishing potential
- Portland Botanical Gardens
- Kayak Hire
- Local historic tram rides
- Pool & Gym Fitness Centre
- Magnificent Southwest Coastline
- beautiful Cape Bridgewater
- abundance of Australian wildlife and birdlife
so much to explore or simply relax and chill..........
- Your accomodation is located in a pretty quiet lane way across the road (a 50meter
walk) to convenience store, chemist & bottle shop
- close cafes, restaurants, pubs and shops
- close to c…

Hosted by Darryl James

Joined in January 2019
  • 64 Reviews
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  • Superhost
Darryl & Joanna are locals with a passion for Portland. Our interests include swimming, fishing, boating, antiques, historic restoration, and the coastal lifestyle. We enjoy meeting people from all over the world and look forward to welcoming you to Dusting Cottage Historical Accommodation.
Darryl & Joanna are locals with a passion for Portland. Our interests include swimming, fishing, boating, antiques, historic restoration, and the coastal lifestyle. We enjoy meetin…
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Darryl & Joanna are fully available during your stay.
Darryl James is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $250
Cancellation policy