Terms & Conditions


Arrival and Departure

Arrival and departure times are negotiable but as a guide, Check-in is from 2.00pm and Check-out is by 10:00am.

Pampered Pooches

Dogs are welcome at Merricks Cottage however, permission must be obtained prior to your arrival.  The property is fully-fenced with a private entrance.   Food and water bowls are provided.

Dogs must be house-trained and adequately supervised.   Dogs are permitted inside the cottage, but not allowed on furniture or beds.  They must be on a leash when venturing outside of the fenced garden area which surrounds the cottage.  You must clean-up after your pet using the bags and bins provided.

Security Bond

Guests are required to pay a bond of $600 which will be returned in full (where applicable) following owners inspection and the completion of the departure checklist.

Merricks Cottage reserves the right to retain all or part of the bond for any replacement value of accidental breakages, property damages and removal of items or replacement of linen/towels. Any additional cleaning or garbage removal required to return the property to its arrival condition will be charged at the discretion of the Owners.


The cottage should be left in an acceptable condition. All dishes should be washed and put away neatly or placed in the dishwasher.  All surfaces must be wiped down.  Rubbish and bottles must be removed from the property and placed in the garbage bins provided.      Dirty dishes and excess cleaning will be charged at a minimum rate of $50, plus $35 per hour thereafter.

Your Stay

No Smoking within the Cottage, smoking is permitted in external areas only. Please place all cigarette butts in rubbish bins.

No Stiletto Heals to be worn inside the cottage.

No Parties or Events

Maximum 5 adults