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Askrigg Cottage

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
1 night minimum
Private Room
Askrigg Cottage A warm welcome awaits you at Askrigg Cottage, a cosy , private, home away from home. Beautifully situated in a quiet Victorian era street in the heart of Moonee Ponds. It's the little things that will make your stay a happy one ; chocolates and fresh fruit on arrival,a basket packed with breakfast goodies and the latest magazines. Askrigg Cottage is just a few minutes walk from the train station and a short train ride (15 min) to the centre of Melbourne. Stroll down to Moonee Ponds' Puckle St and enjoy all this cosmopolitan shopping precinct has to offer. Take a walk to the tranquil Maribyrnong River or just sit back on the cottage's sunny verandah and relax. Walking distance to the races at Moonee Valley ,or a short tram trip to Flemington race course for the Melbourne C...Askrigg Cottage A warm welcome awaits you at Askrigg Cottage, a cosy , private, home away from home. Beautifully situated in a quiet Victorian era street in the heart of Moonee Ponds. It's the little things that will make your stay a happy one ; chocolates and fresh fruit on arrival,a basket packed with breakfast goodies and the latest magazines. Askrigg Cottage is just a few minutes walk from the train station and a short train ride (15 min) to the centre of Melbourne. Stroll down to Moonee Ponds' Puckle St and enjoy all this cosmopolitan shopping precinct has to offer. Take a walk to the tranquil Maribyrnong River or just sit back on the cottage's sunny verandah and relax. Walking distance to the races at Moonee Valley ,or a short tram trip to Flemington race course for the Melbourne Cup. Air-conditioned .Wireless Broadband .HD LCD TV, Bicycles available. No smoking on the premises More
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About the Owner
martin s
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
Interaction with guests
The cottage is located in our cottage garden back yard so Martin and Berys are available for advice and information much of the time. Martin speaks fluent German and a little French
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Reviewed 4 April 2019

I enjoyed every minute of my stay in Moonee Ponds. The Cottage was perfect for my needs. Close to the city and more importantly a short walk to the train station. Martin and Berys were great hosts, and I loved coming "home" each day throughout...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank stenney416
Reviewed 18 March 2019

We stayed here for 1 week and it proved an ideal spot for exploring Melbourne. The cottage is within walking distance of Moonee Ponds and the station which takes you directly into Melbourne centre. This was an excellent spot to stay while we recuperated from...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank PhilipdUk
GoPlaces691330, VR Owner at Askrigg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2019

Thanks for the great review Philip and Anne we’re pleased you enjoyed your stay with us Best regards Martin and Berys

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This cottage was so quaint, just lovely. The host Martin was wonderful. We stayed here with our 4 year old and 4 month old boys quite comfortably. It was so quiet and peaceful. Puckle St was a 2 minute walk away with great places to...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Traccad
GoPlaces691330, VR Owner at Askrigg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2019

Thanks for the fantastic review,glad you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 13 June 2018

This was a perfect location for us, but also turned out to be a lovely calm comfortable place to be in. Easy to stroll into Moonee Ponds or to Ascot Vale, and choice of tram or train down into the city. Hosts Martin and Beryss...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank apegray
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Martin and Berys take pride in how they maintain their lovely home. We were instantly greeted with smiles and felt so welcomed. Very down to earth people. Upon entering the cottage we felt the sense of being home away from home. Our stay for the...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank hank20082018
Management response:Responded 26 April 2018

Thanks for the lovely review hope to see you next time your in town

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Ceiling Fans
Water Park Nearby
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Alarm Clock
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Watersports Nearby
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
Leafy Victorian era inner Northern suburban location . Askrigg Cottage is just a few minutes walk from the train station and a short train ride (15 min) to the centre of Melbourne. Stroll down to Moonee Ponds&Puckle St and enjoy all this cosmopolitan shopping precinct has to offer. Take a walk to the tranquil Maribyrnong River or just sit back on the cottages sunny verandah and relax. Walking distance to the races at Moonee Valley ,or a short tram trip to Flemington race course for the Melbourne Cup or The Royal Melbourne Show grounds.Short train trip to Melbourne& other major sporting venues MCG Etihad stadium,Rodlaver Arena.
Getting around
The quickest and easiest way to Access central Melbourne is via the rail line although two tram routes are almost as close as the train station
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