Welcome to Blyth Cottage

3 Blyth Street, BURRA, South Australia


Description of Blyth Cottage

Enjoy a romantic weekend away or relax with family and friends in this affordable, country retreat. Blyth Cottage was one of Burraís original stone minersí cottages, built during the copper mining boom of the mid 19th century, in a quiet street opposite the old minerís dugouts and 10 minutes walk from the town centre. Burra is an historic mining town in the Mid North of South Australia in the picturesque Clare Valley, near the Barossa Valley.

Take a step back in time, experience this private, self-contained Cornish minerís cottage which has been tastefully renovated to reflect the original heritage style. Despite itís unique and cosy design, adequate modern facilities will make your stay extremely comfortable. Accommodating up to six people, there is a king bed in the main bedroom, two single beds in the second bedroom and a sofa bed in the lounge, all beds with electric blankets. Your comfort and homely ambience is also ensured with two open fireplaces and a reverse cycle air-conditioner. Tea and coffee will welcome you, food and drinks can be purchased in the nearby Market Square shopping precinct.

This quiet and comfortable yet affordable cottage is the perfect getaway to unwind in the secluded garden or take a leisurely stroll around Burra.


  • All bedding and linen is provided

  • Digital TV, DVD player and CD player in the lounge

  • An extensive library with games, DVDs and books in the lounge cabinet

  • The fully-equipped kitchen has all cooking facilities including crockery, cutlery, utensils, baking pans etc, electric oven, microwave, full sized fridge and separate dining room.

  • Recently renovated bathroom has a claw-foot bath and separate full-stream shower

  • Complete laundry facilities including washing machine, dryer, iron and ironing board

  • Outside there is an off-street covered car-park, back patio and private garden


Local gourmet food and wine

Heritage sights, museums, antique shops and art gallery


Bed & Breakfast Business for SALE Clare Valley

This very successful Bed & Breakfast cottage situated in Burra, part of South Australia's beautiful Clare Valley is up for sale. This B&B is one of the original 1860's Cornish stone miners cottages and has been recently renovated to compliment its traditional style with modern facilities.

The cottage is regularly booked out in advance with bookings, cleaning and gardening all managed locally - therefore you can run this business with minimal input from your home office. The business includes an established web-site, plus listings on many other websites, in addition to advertising contracts with visitor centres and visitor guides.

Rave reviews fill guest books and the cottage often has regular return bookings.

Renovated kitchen is fully equipped and compliments the cottages traditional style. Two open fire places and reverse cycle air conditioning. All furniture, fittings and fixtures included - this rare home business opportunity is ready to go.

Work as little or as much as you like with the potential of earning over $50,000 a year.

Contact Rose using contact link above for enquiries.



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