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Hillside Country Retreat

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Welcome to Hillside Country Retreat, your York “home away from home.” Hillside Country Retreat aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year. For those interested in checking out Mount Brown Lookout (2.5 km) while visiting York, Hillside Country Retreat is a short distance away. You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator, bringing comfort and convenience to your visit. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Hillside Country Retreat offers guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. Traveller's looking to enjoy some falafel can head to Jules shoppe. Otherwise, you may want to check out a pub such as Castle Hotel Bistro or Greenhills. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Avon River Suspension Bridge (1.1 km), York Motor Museum (0.9 km), and Penny Farthing Sweets (0.9 km), which are some popular York attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the small hotel. Hillside Country Retreat puts the best of York at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We stayed a night at Hillside on a Saturday night in early December. My partner had stayed at Hillside before as his company had used the property before and he really wanted me to experience it. It’s a gorgeous property known to some locals as the village. There are a number of
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Thank-you, Joy for accommodating our call for help for our larger family of 5 children. We really enjoyed our time at such a unique country stay. It was restful and meditative. You can take in the restful agricultural scenery from the lounge and verandahs in the Beverley
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Response from Joy S, Owner at Hillside Country Retreat
Responded 15 Dec 2018
Dean, it was a pleasure to meet you, Natalie and your children last month, so thank you for choosing to stay at Hillside! I am happy that the cottage and its facilities met your expectations and comfortably accommodated you all and I hope you may consider a return visit at a future date. Wishing you the best for the Festive Season! Kind regards, Joy Hillside, York
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Such a wonderful, calm, relaxing place. Waking to the birds singing. The owner Joy was so friendly and helpful. The view is amaaazing. Perfect trip. Thanks very much. Good location for the town centre. Walking distance if you want to.
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The Hillside country retreat and its lovely owner, Joy are a must do, particularly if you are travelling with dogs. This beautiful property, nestled amongst the brilliant yellow canola fields is close to town, peaceful and an absolute delight. Everywhere you look in this
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Response from Joy S, Owner at Hillside Country Retreat
Responded 4 Sep 2018
Hello Linda, It was a great pleasure to meet you, Scott and Shelby last weekend and thank you for the very kind and detailed review of your stay at Hillside. I am very pleased that your time here was relaxing and you enjoyed the special warmth of the wood heater in The Lodge. I look forward to your return when time permits and to hopefully serving you both another breakfast …. or two! Kind regards, Joy Hillside, York
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Thank you Joy for the relaxing, cosy, memorable stay in your B.B. Deluxe Double room. Your hospitality was great. Coming home to a warm room from the wood heater was a great way to finish the day out. Having so many different types of homely accommodation for people to choose
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Response from Joy S, Owner at Hillside Country Retreat
Responded 14 Jul 2018
Hello David and thank you for leaving such a great review. I was very pleased to meet you both and enjoyed our lively chat during breakfast. I look forward to you returning to stay when and if you can make some time for yourselves and hope you are getting closer to making that big decision that we discussed! Kind regards, Joy Hillside, York
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Julian's Cottage - 4 bedrooms, large living area, 2 bathrooms
The Stables - B & B bedroom
The Stables
"All the places seem quite secluded by hedges and outlook."
"Great view from Julian's or Beverley cottage"
"Morris room recommended!"
"Peppercorn Cottage was great. Would sleep 6 people if required."
"Whatever cottage you choose, I'm sure it will be charming."
US$153 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaWestern AustraliaAvon ValleyYork
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