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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 23 January 2017 via mobile

Is this bed and breakfast, and of course the people who run it, Marty and Berys. I'm a Canadian and have never visited Australia before; so this was the the first location for me. With a name like Moonee Ponds I expected to a have...More

Date of stay: December 2016
2  Thank TheKaiWolf
Management response:Responded 25 January 2017

Glad you had a good time Kai We enjoyed having you share our place , hope to see you on your next visit cheers Martin & Berys

Reviewed 11 February 2015

The accommodation was very clean and comfortable. Our hosts were most considerate enquiring what we needed in the way of food items, answering any questions and providing a warm welcome. The cottage was in a great location to public transport, shopping and restaurants.

Date of stay: January 2015
1  Thank Jennie N
AskriggCottage, VR Owner at Askrigg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2015

Thank you very much for your fantastic review,hope you can make it again in the future and we will certainly drop in for a cuppa next time we're in Normanville Regards Martin & Berys

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Reviewed 1 December 2014

A delightful cottage with all that you need, surrounded by a pretty garden. Wonderful location, walking distance to cafes, restaurants and shops, excellent public transport for a quick train ride to city. Most importantly you will be made to feel so welcome, encouraged to read...More

Date of stay: November 2014
2  Thank lubberink_home
AskriggCottage, VR Owner at Askrigg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2014

Thank you for your lovely review. We do try to give all our guests a comfortable and relaxing stay, catered to their specific needs, at Askrigg Cottage. We hope we can accommodate you again in the future! Martin Berys (and Tinkerbelle!)

Reviewed 30 October 2014

great location for the cox plate weekend .cottage was fine for our needs.will book for next year as wife wants to come this time

Date of stay: October 2014
2  Thank paul f
AskriggCottage, VR Owner at Askrigg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2014

Thanks for the great revue Paul ,look forward to welcoming you and your wife next year.

Reviewed 13 August 2014

We stayed at the cottage for 17 days. Martin and Berys were great hosts. The even had the heating on for our arrival and had bought travel cards for all of us. If there was any problem, Martin would attend to it immediately. We would...More

Date of stay: July 2014
1  Thank 565larissaf
AskriggCottage, VR Owner at Askrigg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Hi Larissa Thanks for the great review,hope you alll can make back some time. Hope your accommodation for Munich has gone well as do your studies there Regards to your mum and grandmother also Cheers Martin & Berys

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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