La Foret - 1940's Kiwiana Cottage

Bach or holiday home | Hanmer Springs | #7312

9.4/10 (66 ratings)
  • 9 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Forest views, backing on to forest reserve and surrounded by birdsong. Direct access to the tracks.
  • 1 block from thermal pools. unlimited Wifi, books, magazines, toys, extra DVD for the Bunk room
  • Private and Sunny. Recently renovated bathroom and extra toilet. Plenty of flat easy access parking

Fabulous 1940's Kiwiana Cottage, set on a section with its own forest leading to Dogstream Reserve and forest. An easy flat 2 min walk to Thermal hot pools and shops, all just one block away. Surrounded by native bird song, you'll feel relaxed the minute you walk through the door.

Very private sunny section with two outside dining areas, and a great spot for when it gets too hot. The two living areas can be divided off to allow separate spaces. Wonderful views over forest reserve, large wonderland of mature trees for the children to make huts and run free . Access to 'Dog Stream Reserve' and Forest cycle and walking tracks from the bottom of the garden.

Our holiday bach is on one of the most picturesque original streets in Hanmer. It is possible to pull up outside and not get back in your car until you drive home again. Single garage to store your mountain bikes in. The kitchen is original and has all you require to get creative in the kitchen.

Offering many sleeping and living options, all day sun or shade, whether you are a large family or a couple you will feel quite at home. This truly is a little paradise in the heart of Hanmer.

Full Supermarket in the village. Great award winning restaurants to pick from.

Please note: Optional cleaning fee is $75

Special conditions: Please check minimum stay - Dec & Jan = 4 nights (unless there is a smaller gap in between bookings) $175 per night. Minimum 2 nights on the weekend, 3 nights minimum on long weekends. 4 night minimum stay over Easter. Mid-week special $150 per night mon-thurs, 3 night minimum (this doesn't apply during holidays season)


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • bedroom 3

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)
    1 x Single with rollaway bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $75.00 per stay (optional); Linen $POA (optional)
  • Gifts & giveaways: Mid Week Special (non peak) 3 nights for $450

  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 5 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
la foret rate
26-Feb-18 to 26-Feb-19
$175/night $175/night
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (97)

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  • Gorgeous Bach cute and quirky

    Gorgeous Bach cute and quirky

    CatherineMc47 100%|1x Feb 2018

  • Fantastic spot, will definitely be back again

    Fantastic spot, will definitely be back again

    EricaS3 100%|4x Feb 2018

  • Fabulous bach - we loved the quirky decor

    Fabulous bach - we loved the quirky decor. Great having a good selection of books, magazines and DVDs for those rainy days.

    SamanthaCo6 100%|7x Jan 2018

  • This is the second time we've stayed at La Foret, and we...

    This is the second time we've stayed at La Foret, and we enjoyed it just as much this time despite the weather being very unhelpful! Perfect for our group of 4 adults and 4 children. Classic, simple property with everything you could need.

    IngridMc3 100%|3x Jan 2018

  • It was a return visit and we weren't disappointed

    It was a return visit and we weren't disappointed. The bach and its renovations were great. The only problem was the master bed was very uncomfortable for us and left us with sore backs every morning. But, other than that we loved it.

    KerranH8 new member Jan 2018

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