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Red Dog Retreat

A warm and cosy retreat to listen to music, read books, watch movies or just savour the forest.
Certificate of Excellence
21 reviews
A warm and cosy retreat to listen to music, read books, watch movies or just savour the forest.
Simple rustic charm - a place to chill out in the peace and tranquility of the forest.
Snuggle up in front of the fire.
Savour the view and the sound of birdsong from your bedroom.
Soak in the spa bath and relax
Sit on the veranda and watch the wombats wander past.
Bedroom - electric blankets and goose down doonas supplied
Enjoy a romantic spa bath at the end of your day
Enjoy the cooler mountain breezes in summer
The view from our road
The lush rain forest vegetation
Red Dog Retreat - on 18 acres of ancient rain forest.
Our beautiful ancient stones
Such a tranquil place to contemplate and take in all that nature provides
What a view to wake up to....
A satisfied guest!
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Kangaroo Valley, Shoalhaven, New South Wales
The hideaway of your dreams nestled high up on the edge of an ancient rainforest. With only two cottages this secluded retreat offers peace and privacy, helping you to escape the stresses of everyday life whilst admiring the beauty of a rainforest teaming with wildlife. Whether its a romantic getaway or a relaxing break with friends and family, Red Dog Retreat is the place for you. We also welcome your dogs.Only a 15 minute drive to both Kangaroo Valley and Berry, where you will find great shops, cafes and restaurants. Another 10 minutes will take you to Seven Mile Beach.You can snuggle up in front of the wood burning stove or have a barbeque on the verandah while keeping an eye out for the local wombats, wallabies and birdlife. After that take time out to soak up the atmosphere in our spa baths or have a massage from a therapist that wi... Read more
About the Owner, Sally L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We find that our guests welcome privacy and a feeling of remoteness. Therefore, we make it easy for you to enter and leave the property via key access. We are always happy to meet our guests but we leave you to your own devices unless you contact us. We are almost always available and our house (although you can't see it) is a couple of minutes away. Before your stay, we provide you with some suggestions of things to in the area. If you have any questions or issues during your stay, please don't hesitate to call us.
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Listing #HL339233
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Spent four glorious nights here, so quiet and peaceful. Just what my husband and I needed, and coming from QLD in Feb, it was oh so cool!! Even though the cottage is quite small, there is everything and more that you need. Communication with Sally...More

Thank jblaikie
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A wonderful place to stay when you're looking for a rest and a place you can go with your doggies. I loved that it was so dark and quiet at night - had the best sleep. Also loved sitting in front of the combustion fire...More

Thank Bethelz
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

What a lovely stay we had over australia day weekend to celebrate a birthday. Our dog loved the space to explore, a big beautiful indoor spa awaits for you with candles and a window view of greenery, a cosy living area with fireplace and every...More

Thank Brooke G
Reddogretreat, VR Owner at Red Dog Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, Brooke. We look forward to you returning. Sally

  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Hot Tub
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No more that 4 guests can stay at any one time. No parties are permitted. Pets are not allowed on the furniture or in the bedrooms. No outside fires at any time. Absolutely no...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Fulls
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RM 659
RM 4,340
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Malaysian Ringgit and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Providing bed linen and towels: RM 150 / stay - Fee
  • Bringing a dog: RM 150 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We Charge $50 if you would like to bring your Dog.
Prices do not include bed linen and towels. We can supply bed linen and towels for an additional $50
Please indicate if you are bringing a dog and/or want us to supply bed linen when you put in a booking request.
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About the neighbourhood
Both Berry and Kangaroo Valley are very popular places to stay because of their great shops, cafes and restaurants. Red Dog Retreat is situated in the ancient rainforest above Kangaroo Valley and is teeming with birds and other wildlife. It's a great place to visit if you want to get out of the city and experience some beautiful countryside. Beaches are only 20 minutes drive away with dog friendly areas. There are great opportunities for kayaking, walking and cycling nearby.
Getting around
You will need a car to get around this area as there is no public transport that comes to our suburb. Cycling is also a very popular way to get around. If you want to go out to the local restaurants during your stay and don't want to drive, you can get a taxi to come up and get you.
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Berry: 10.0 km
Just a 2.25 hour drive south of Sydney, you can drive through the Southern Highlands via Bowral where you can stop off and enjoy the many interesting shops and cafes. Or you can take the coast road via Woollongong and Kiama and take in the glorious coast road and stunning scenery. Both ways take around the same time.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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