The Angas Carriage

7 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, 9 Guests
From $400/night

Area

Alpine

Features

Air Conditioning
Linen Included - all linen supplied

Bedding

  • Double Bed x 1
  • Single Bed x 1
  • Single Bed x 1
  • Single Bed x 1
  • Single Bed x 1
  • Single Bed x 1
  • Single Bed x 1
  • Single Bed x 1
Description
Features
Reviews
Location

Description

Accommodation with a difference!! Enjoy the charm of yesteryear in this fully refurbished C1911 Angas Carriage set on 40 acres in Alpine, just 15 minutes drive from Mittagong and 25 minutes from Train works, the Rail and Train Museum at Thirlmere.

Angas carriage accommodates nine guests in seven bedrooms in this lovely refurbished train carriage set amongst the Little Forest cottages on this historic property. The Carriage is nearby Little Forests seven self-contained cottages, each of them delightful retreats appointed with antique furniture, fully equipped kitchens and bathrooms, outdoor settings and barbeques. They are family and pet friendly too.

THE FARM: Enjoyable for young and old. Meet and pat our friendly farm animals and enjoy the property’s bush tracks, which are easy to use on foot or by mountain bike. Bootie and Trumbie, the beloved Shetland ponies, found in the top paddock and Augustine and Freda, the Alpacas.

HISTORY: Experience where Governor Lachlan Macquarie camped in 1821. Discover Little Forest’s own long history as a place of inspiration for artists and writers throughout the 20th Century.

The Carriage is fully insulated and features:

Kitchen including 2 burner gas top, convection/microwave oven with exhaust fan, bar fridge, sink, cutlery, china for 9. Cooking utensils, frypan, pots, etc.

Pantry down the opposite end of carriage in conductors cabin with iron and small ironing board

2 dining tables seating 8
83cm Plasma TV with built-in DVD
Reverse cycle air conditioning
1 bathroom including shower (instantaneous gas), basin, toilet, heated towel rail
Additional toilet at opposite end of carriage
2 outdoor settings, seating for 8 with BBQ

Entrance/exit by 2 steel sets of stairs at either end of the carriage with external lighting.

For additional sleeping and a full kitchen, why not also book one of the cottages at Little Forest Cottages. You can view these (The Pottery Cottage, The Studio Cottage, Oatley Cottage, Lavender Cottage, The Eco Cottage, Orchard Cottage) on separate listings on this website – just enter Little Forest in the search box, and they will all come up.

Bedroom Configuration:

Sleeps a maximum of 9 in 7 bedrooms/compartments.

Bedroom 1: 1 Double bed + 1 single bed
Bedrooms 2-7: 6 Single beds

Each compartment has 2×3 pin power sockets.

Distances to:

2 km to Colo Vale General Store
13 km to Mittagong
17 km to Bowral town centre
17 km to Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame
18 km to Gibraltar Hotel
19 km to Peppers Craigieburn
19 km to Centennial Vineyards
27 km to Train works, Train Museum

Linen:

All linen (sheets and bath towels) is supplied for your stay.

Notes:

Little Forest Cottages has an unfenced dam; children should be supervised at all times.

Please remove your shoes on the entrance to Angas to preserve the original timber flooring.

This property is a holiday rental, it is not a principal place of residence and there are no shared rooms. Enjoy your time in comfort and privacy.

Terms and conditions apply for this property and payment warrants your agreement and that of all other guests staying at the property with you.

The guest limits apply at all times during the booking. Any extra guests (this includes day visitors) above those that have been booked and paid for must be approved in writing prior to the stay. Only the guests staying at the property are permitted to be present. If you wish to have visitors in addition to booked guests, you must advise us in writing prior to your stay and ensure you receive written permission. This is not possible at all properties.

A tariff is for the first 4 guests only. An additional charge of $40/person/night for additional guests.

If you or any other guest receives a warning regarding excess noise or excess guests, you may be asked to leave the property IMMEDIATELY with no refund of monies. Noise audible outside the property is prohibited between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.

This property is approved for accommodation only. No mattresses, tents, caravans or more cars than the property accommodates are allowed. Under no circumstances are the following activities permitted at any of our properties: motorbikes, dirt bikes, quad bikes, use of firearms or air rifles, fireworks.

Extras may be available for hire include rollaway beds, portacots and highchairs. Send us a message to check availability and cost.

This property will consider bookings for Schoolies, however, these bookings can only be made by application. Please message us; a comprehensive guest registration form must be completed prior to confirmation and a $2000 cash bond is payable. Other conditions apply 7 days prior to the stay.

Out of peak season stays of a week or more may qualify for a discount, please send us a message.
Information during your stay can be found in the Guest Information Folder or by calling our office 24/7.
For your added security, this property is managed by a Licensed Real Estate Agent. We will never request payments be made to an overseas bank account and your money is held safely in our Trust Account until after your departure.

If we had more properties in our management portfolio we could easily get them booked. Demand is high and supply just can’t keep up. Please send us a message or call us if you would like to know more about the packages we offer for bookings and property management.

Guest Reviews

“A lot of fun for a young family! AMAZING.”
Lauren, April 2016

“The train carriage was awesome! The restoration and attention to detail was incredible. The kids loved having their own rooms. It was an experience we won’t forget and we will definitely be back soon. Highlands Holidays communication was excellent.”
Mark, April 2014

“A wonderful experience in Angas Carriage as the noise of the other trains passing made a realistic atmosphere. We enjoyed our comfortable stay in Angas while exploring the surroundings. We loved the animals. Highlands Holidays were very professional and friendly. Thank you, we will be back!”
Robyn, November 2013


Features

Air Conditioning
BBQ
Child Friendly
Covered Outdoor Area
DVD Player
Kitchen
Linen Included - all linen supplied
Microwave Oven
Refrigerator - bar fridge
Television

Reviews

The train carriage was awesome! The restoration an...

The train carriage was awesome! The restoration and attention to detail was incredible. The Kids loved having their own rooms. It was an experience we wont forget and we will definitely be back soon. Highlands Holidays communication was excellentMark

A wonderful experience in Angas Carriage as the no...

A wonderful experience in Angas Carriage as the noise of the other trains passing made a realistic atmosphere. We enjoyed our comfortable stay in Angas while exploring the surroundings. We loved the animals. Highlands Holidays were very professional and friendly. Thank you, we will be back!Robyn

The Angas Carriage was fantastic. It seriously was...
Kimberley

The Angas Carriage was fantastic. It seriously was beautifully maintained and for a girls weekend it was lovely as everyone had their own space. The grounds were great also as we went for a little walk and it isn't too far to drive into town so it's peaceful yet convenient.

Thank you for everything, it was amazing staying h...
The Robinson Family

Thank you for everything, it was amazing staying here!

A wonderful experience in Angas Carriage as the no...

A wonderful experience in Angas Carriage as the noise of the other trains passing made a realistic atmosphere. We enjoyed our comfortable stay in Angas while exploring the surroundings. We loved the animals. Highlands Holidays were very professional and friendly. Thank you, we will be back!Robyn

Floorplan

Map

800 Old Hume Highway