Orchard Cottage | Luxury, organic farm, near beach


Entire cottage hosted by Angela

  1. 10 guests
  2. 5 bedrooms
  3. 7 beds
  4. 2 baths
Dedicated workspace
A private room with Wi-Fi that’s well-suited for working.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
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Orchard Cottage is special because it's the essence of modern Australian country with all the luxury touches of international travel.

Perfect for a family or friends looking to escape the everyday.

This private, organic, country estate is just 8 minutes' drive from beautiful Coolum beach, waterfalls & hikes. Discover Australia's best restaurants & farmers' markets at Yandina & Noosa.

Have the time of your life with beautiful entertaining areas, bamboo plantations, woodland, & hay meadows.

The space
This modern Australian country cottage near the best Sunshine Coast beaches includes:

1x Queen bedroom with bedside table, lamp, chest of drawers, Moroccan rug, air conditioning, room fan

2x second Queen bedroom with bedside tables, lamps, rug, upholstered bench, muslin curtains and window screened by bamboo, room fan

1 x bedroom with double bed and single bunk over, small chest of drawers and bedside table, side light, muslin curtains and window screened by bamboo, room fan

1x bedroom featuring bunk beds, bedside table, lamp, chest of drawers, rug, windows opening onto the lounge deck, room fan

1x King-single bedroom with bedside table, lamp, rug, chest of drawers, room fan, door opening onto the lounge deck

Full kitchen with all the equipment a keen cook or foodie could want

Living area with two sofas, bean bags, smart TV, DVD player

Dining room with antique table comfortably seating 10

2 Bathrooms

Laundry facilities

2 outdoor decks including BBQ, outdoor dining table seating 10, firepit, day bed, hammock chairs

*Booking and the price are dependent on the number of guests and bedrooms required. For example, if you are a couple booking only one bedroom, then you will be charged for only one of the five bedrooms (with exclusive use of the rest of the property). Therefore, please book the correct number of guests who will be staying, so that we can ensure the appropriate number of bedrooms are ready and available for use. You can always add more guests if you wish.

* All bookings regardless of size are for the exclusive use of the entire Orchard Cottage property during your stay.

*We are happy to welcome wedding receptions, birthday celebrations, and events.

Orchard Cottage is a space to rest, relax and rejuvenate in 42 acres of beautiful private grounds.

Luxury pet-friendly accommodation for families and friends, with dogs welcome. Enhanced Cleaning Protocol, private parking, bake croissants, collect free-range eggs, sunbathe in the orchards, hammocks, huge library, pick your own herbs, fruits & veggies, say hello to peacocks, piglets, and pups .. and just 8 minutes from the beach.

Private, charismatic and inspirational country-by-the-beach.

The serene Orchard Cottage, with five bedrooms, sleeps up to 10 people plus infant's cot. If you're an even larger group, you can also book the Hayloft at Bamboo Park. Plus there's also room for camping/caravans in the grounds for extra guests.

We are very pet-friendly and welcome your furry family here. This is the ultimate dog-friendly holiday and we clean the property immaculately between stays, so whether or not you bring your pets with you, you’d never know others have stayed here. To welcome your four-legged family, we also supply:

- Bowls for food and water
- Plenty of designated towels to wipe off paws at the door
- Treats, yes treats!
- Outdoor shower to wash off the sand from the beach
- Swimming dam and woodland walks
- Extra cleaning supplies
- Pooches’ Welcome Letter with the best dog beaches, walks, trails, and dog-sitting
- On-site dog-sitting services (extra charge) by qualified Environmental Scientist & Zoologist

More about the property:

When you enter the bamboo-lined driveaway you'll be instantly captivated by this private acreage property with stunning views to Mount Coolum and Mount Ninderry, complete with sun-soaked orchards, gardens, and woodland.

The shaded bamboo entrance drive reveals the peace of beautiful countryside.

This very private property is surrounded by bamboo and flowering plants, with orchards, hay meadows, and endless acres to explore

Dining deck to soak up the sun, and even a children's timber playground with slide, swings, lookout platform and climbing wall.

Room to gather and dine together overlooking the orchards and spectacular sunsets over Mount Ninderry.

Five private bedrooms, all with comfortable beds featuring snowy-white linen, fluffy white bath towels, and beach towels provided too.

The open plan living space of kitchen and sitting area is comfortably appointed, complemented with a glass sliding door onto the sun deck.

The dining room has a stunning antique dining table circa 1825, comfortably seating 10.

There's also al fresco dining for 10 on the deck, and shady picnic spots in the gardens. The firepit has comfortable chairs for a night of marshmallow-toasting and star-gazing.

There's an outdoor shower if you want to cool down and, of course, the beaches are only a short 8/10-minute drive away.

Bedroom #1 has air conditioning, which can also cool the whole Cottage.

In the winter, hot water bottles and cosy blankets are provided for everyone, so you can make the most of every day and night.

Enjoy year-round alfresco dining, or simply relax with a good book.

The kitchen is a foodie's dream, with a huge island complete with three stools for helpers, an excellent full-size oven, dishwasher, pine worktops, gas hob, microwave, coffee machine, food processor, slow cooker, kettle, and large fridge-freezer.

We stock the tea station, pantry, and fridge with some essentials for you, including bread, butter, salt and pepper grinders, olive oil, herbs, fruit, and milks.

We even provide ready-to-bake French croissants for you to have warm from the oven on your first morning.

The living area in Orchard Cottage offers comfortable sofas, bean bags and stools, There's a good TV and DVD player with a huge well-chosen DVD library, board games, and library of books.

Orchard Cottage provides five bedrooms:
- bedroom #1 has a Queen bed;
- bedroom #2 has a triple bunk bed - one double bed below, with a single bed above;
- bedroom #3 has a bunk bed comprising two single beds;
- bedroom #4 is a King-single room opening onto a private deck and reading nook;
- bedroom #5 is a Queen room, adjacent to the second bathroom.

The two bathrooms are stylish and modern with great showers using twice-filtered harvested rainwater.

There's a washing machine along with indoor and outdoor clotheslines.

There's also an outdoor hot-and-cold shower screened by bamboo and tropical plants, perfect for when you're just back from a surf or a swim at the beach.

Bamboo Park is a 42-acre private property with extensive grounds and productive orchards featuring "hugelkulture" raised beds.

You can pick your own superfoods, herbs, fruits, veggies and salads - and see if the hens have laid you any eggs in the morning. The peacocks may come and say good morning to you too, if you share some treats with them. All our gardening is organic, we are powered by solar green energy, and have our own harvested filtered rainwater.

We are very dog-friendly. Well behaved pets are welcome and your dogs can be off-leash on the property, including in the orchards, hay meadows, bamboo plantations and woodland. There's a rainwater tap for washing off your dog outside the Cottage.

There's a mown track around the entire farm, which is 2.5km in total, so you can have a good walk with your dogs or children without even leaving the property.

Nearby Stumer's Creek at Coolum is a dedicated dog beach complete with a teatree river running right into the sea and wide sandy beaches' there are also great dog-friendly hiking trails up Mount Ninderry and elsewhere.

The circular driveway has plenty of space for parking any number of cars, in addition to your designated parking by the mango trees.

Additional features include complimentary WIFI, amazing night skies full of stars, magnificent views, and friendly hosts.

This adorable property is the essence of cottage core, with relaxing neutral decor featuring beautiful blues bringing the summer skies indoors.

The fully equipped kitchen is a foodie’s dream, while the immaculate bedrooms are luxuriously romantic and super-comfortable. The countryside style includes outdoor dining on the decks and perfect picnic spots in the orchards and gardens.

Seasonal decorations for Valentine’s, Easter, spring, Christmas, summer, autumn, and winter complement the beautiful botanical aesthetic all year round.

The property includes a separate onsite organic nursery and more than 2,000 bamboos of a dozen different varieties.

Needing to recharge? Pick your own herbs and superfoods - including moringa, comfrey, turmeric, society garlic, Mother of herbs, parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme. Depending on the season, you can harvest your own fruits, salads and veggies too, from figs, guava and citrus to beans, eggplant and sweet potatoes.

Grandmillenial design elements include antiques and heirlooms from our houses in the UK and Sunshine Beach Noosa. But don’t be worried - this property is designed for the laid-back lifestyle, with easy-care stone and tiled floors and nothing too precious or breakable. This really is relaxed living.

Sustainablility is important to us, so our entire farm is powered by solar green energy. We strive for zero waste, energy efficiency, composting and recycling with the help of our pigs and chickens, building biomass and carbon sequestration.

If you're coming in the winter, you'll love the woodburner plus there are hot water bottles and blankets provided for the cooler months, although the Sunshine Coast doesn't usually get very cold.

We provide free of charge fishing equipment, golf clubs, kayaks, surfboard and bodyboard for you to borrow free of charge year-round.

And if you're here in the wet season, there's a big choice of gumboots so you can still explore the grounds and splash in any puddles.

The other properties available here include the Hayloft sleeping 10 (sunshine-coast-cottage) and our neighbouring farm's Cane Cutters Barracks sleeping 4. There is also room for camping/caravans in the grounds for extra guests if wanted.

If you would like friends to join you with their own caravan/campervan/tent or similar, we can accommodate this subject to numbers. Please check with us before booking. There will be an extra charge of $10 per person per night for anyone not staying in the Hayloft or the Cottage, payable before arrival, which includes access to electricity, water, wifi, and pick-your-own from the orchards and garden.

Due to Covid-19, we have decided to take the responsible precaution of not permitting parties with non-residents, and only guests booked to stay can enter the property. Thank you for your understanding.

If a Covid lockdown causes you to have to cancel after booking, your payment is held in credit for you to come again on a date of your choice.

See our complete listing for details of all our properties at airbnb dot com dot au /users/5697272/listings?user_id=5697272

We look forward to welcoming you.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 bunk bed

What this place offers

Garden view
Mountain view
Wi-Fi – 20 Mbps
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Free washing machine – In unit
Air conditioning

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Where you’ll be

Valdora, Queensland, Australia

This is the best way to experience the beautiful Sunshine Coast, voted the world's #1 holiday destination. We're away from the crowds, hustle and bustle yet only 8 minutes from the nearest beach, with many different beaches to choose from and only 25 minutes from iconic Noosa.

If you want, you can safely isolate here with contactless checkin and 42 acres to explore. The nearby beaches, waterfalls, hikes and parks are not crowded and you can choose to visit at very quiet times of day, when you can almost have the beautiful beaches and countryside to yourself.

You can also enjoy early morning coffee, breakfast, lunch or evening dining in the applauded Sunshine Coast restaurants just minutes away at Coolum Beach, or in the country town of Yandina

You may also wish to order takeaways and have fresh food delivered here by local farmers, Coles or Woolworths, or bring your own.

The multi-award-winning Spirit House Restaurant is just ten minutes away.

The charming town of Yandina features the Sunshine Coast's top coffee shop, the famous Saturday Markets, an IGA supermarket, bottle shops, farm stores, antiques and collectibles, eclectic fashion boutiques, plus many more amenities guests can make use of during their stay.

You can hike up or climb the famous Mount Ninderry and also Mount Coolum, "the highest accessible rock in the world."

Many pet-friendly walks, hikes, beaches, cafes and other experiences your fur-family will enjoy. Bamboo Park and accommodation are perfect for dog-friendly holidays. We are fanatical about cleaning so you would never know a dog had stayed here before you.

Optional Experiences here at Bamboo Park: "Bee A Beekeeper", "Planting With Ed", "Bambu Skincare", "Health Evolution Nutrition" - ask for availability when you book.

Orchard Cottage is only five years old and presented with comfortable furniture and furnishings, and everything you need for an easy-living and relaxing stay.

Help yourself to free produce freshly picked on site: free-range eggs, sunkissed fruits from the orchard, superfoods, vegetables, salads, and herbs from the veggie patch, and exotic medicinal foods. Our property is organic and regenerative.

Hosted by Angela

  1. Joined in March 2013
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Experienced Superhost: hospitality and generosity are very important to me and my family.

We love to welcome new guests to our paradise, set within the only bamboo grove near the beach.

The Cottage, Loft and Studio can be booked separately, or together for larger groups.

Originally from Devon UK, founder of award-winning Crealy Theme Park and Resort, we're now living an off-grid organic, regenerative life here on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.

We welcome you to come and experience the good life, where you can collect newly-laid eggs, help yourself to superfoods, herbs, fruits, veggies, and salads from the orchards and raised beds, experience the beach, waterfalls and hikes nearby, enjoy the sunrise and sunset, watch shooting stars, bathe in filtered rainwater, breathe in the clean air and peace.

You can see all of the Bamboo Park listings here: https://www.airbnb.com.au/users/5697272/listings.

We hope to see you soon!
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During your stay

Your hosts live on the property, in the separate Bamboo House. We are available to you but not intrusive.

Angela is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 2:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with building staff
Pets are allowed
Smoking is allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety practices apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Climbing or play structure
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy