Ashby Cottage

Self contained cottage surrounded by bushland with panoramic views of the Clarence River,coastal plains and ocean.
Ashby, NSW [Location map...]
Up to 4 people, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Minimum nights: 1
Availability and Pricing
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Estimated price:

Average Rating Guest reviews average: 4.8/5

From $135 to $160 couple per night
"Great location, excellent accommodation, owners were helpful in all ways. Great private location. A complete relaxing experience. "
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Samuel, -Jan '13

"Magnificent views. Excellent bedding. Good supply of magazines, books, games, CD's and DVD's. Close to major tourist destinations. Very relaxing ambience. Cheers Pete & Deb."
   Guest rating: 4/5 - Pete, -Jun '12

"Beautiful location, we loved the view and the cottage was gorgeous; well appointed, comfy beds, very relaxing spa bath with candles and bush views... we only wish we could have stayed longer!"
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Tara, -Feb '12

   Guest rating: 5/5 - Doug, ACT -Jul '08

"Ashby cottage is a first rate accommodation,the views and ambience are very relaxing. The cottage is tastefully furnished and contains everything that you will need to make your stay enjoyable and com..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Julie, NSW -Feb '07

Cottage, Bed & Breakfast

Ashby Cottage is the perfect escape location for honeymooners, romantics and nature lovers or those simply looking for a peaceful retreat.

Relax in the double spa while enjoying the view and our CD selection.

Surrounded by beautiful gardens, you can watch wallabies grazing and listen to the sounds of nature whilst you catch your breath, rejuvenate and just be, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Guests can fully self cater or choose our B&B option with all ingredients for a full breakfast supplied to cook at your leisure.


Ashby is situated a short distance from the beautiful beaches of Yamba and Angourie and across the river from Maclean (the Scottish town in Australia). Grafton with its magnificant jacarandas is only a 45 minute drive away. Ballina airport is a 1 hour drive north.

Things to do

Hire a fishing boat or take a ferry ride across the river from Yamba to Iluka or a river cruise to explore the mighty Clarence. Walk miles of secluded white sandy beaches or watch the magnificent red susent over Lake Wooloweyah.

Yuraygir and Bundjalung National Parks offer easy walking tracks for those who wish to explore nature or watch migrating whales from the oceanfront lookouts.

Enjoy award winning restaurants, coffee shops and cafes catering to all tastes.

Play a round of golf or bowls at the local clubs or just do nothing.

Relax, rejuvenate, refuel.


Bed & Breakfast & Farmstay Association NSW

Holiday experiences

Beach, Bushwalking & wilderness, Canoeing & Kayaking, Fishing, Golf, Great view, Honeymoon, Romantic getaway, Whale Watching, Windsurfing/Kitesailing


Accept MasterCard, Accept VISA, Balcony, Bath, Bath towels provided, BBQ, BBQ - Gas, Boat Ramp Nearby, Books/Magazines Supplied, Breakfast provisions available for self-cooking, CD Player, DVD, Electric stove, Ensuite, Fans (ceiling/standard), Fireplace, Heaters provided, Iron and ironing board, Kitchen, Laundry facilities, Linen supplied, Log fires, Microwave, No smoking, Pets not allowed, Spa Bath, Stereo, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Television, Undercover or off street parking, VCR, Videos/DVDs Supplied, Washing machine


Relax by the pool after the beach.

Ashby Cottage is located within a 20 minute drive to the beaches of Yamba, Angourie and Iluka.

Bushwalking & wilderness

Located near a National Park.

Ashby Cottage is located within a 20 minute drive to the Yuraygir and Bundjalung National Parks.

Canoeing & Kayaking

Canoe and/or Kayak facilities available nearby, Secure storage facilities available.

Ashby Cottage is located a short distance from the Clarence River where guests can launch their own canoes or kayaks can be hired from Yamba a 20 minute drive away.


Fishing spots available nearby, Local fishing knowledge available, Boatramp within 5 minute drive, Boat storage/parking available onsite.

Ashby Cottage is a 5 minute drive from launching ramps for guests with own boats or a 20 minute drive from boat hire facilities. Undercover parking is available for guests with a boat trailer.


Golf course located nearby.

Ashby Cottage is within a 20 minute drive to 3 local golf courses.

Romantic getaway

Indoor spa, Wood fire, Private living and recreation areas, Chocolates provided on arrival, Bathrobes available for guest use.

Ashby Cottage provides one bottle of wine, cheese platter, port and chocolates as well as a double spa bath with spa gel and bath robes, candles, CDs and DVDs with total privacy for a romantic stay.

Whale Watching

On-shore whale watching nearb, Whale watching tours available nearby.

Ashby Cottage is within a 20 minute drive to Yamba and the Yuraygir National Park where whale watching platforms are available. Whale watching tours are available at Yamba.


Popular windsurfing and/or kitesailing spots nearby.

Ashby Cottage is a 20 minute drive to local beaches.

Rooms and rates


Ashby Cottage will confirm pricing, availability and answer any other questions within 24 hours.
(current average response time for this property is 8.1 hours)

Please note that sometimes your computer's spam filter or your ISP may inadvertently block the operator's response email. If you do not receive a prompt response, taking into account that  Ashby Cottage may not be able to contact you after hours, you should check your 'junk' mail folder or contact the property with the details we will send in your confirmation e-mail.

The telephone number and contact details for this property will be emailed to you once your enquiry/booking has been sent.

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