Elm Cottage the Snowy Mountain's best kept secret - set on a backdrop of unique Australian plant and wildlife, and of course, the sublime landscape that is the Snowy Mountains - is the ultimate holiday experience for the entire family. Whether you’re enjoying your honeymoon, celebrating a birthday or other special occasion, meeting up with family and friends for a rural retreat, or simply seeking an unforgettable location for a luxury escape from the daily grind, Elm Cottage has just what you are looking for. And don't forget we're pet friendly. Voted in the top 15% of dog friendly accommodation in the World 2019 by Travelmyth.
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Take the Hume Highway south, through Goulburn, Yass and toward Gundagai. When arriving at Gundagai bypass the first two exits cross the bridge and take the South Gundagai/Tumut exit with the Shell Service Station. Travel time approx 41/2 to 5 hours.
Take the Hume Highway north to Albury approx. 3 1/2 hours. Travel through Albury and continue along the Hume Highway through to Holbrook and Tarcutta, then take the Adelong & Tumut turn off approx 20kms north of Tarcutta. For the discerning traveller try the Snowy Valleys Way. Travel time approx 5-5 1/2 hours.
Travel the Barton Highway to Yass. On reaching the outskirts of Yass take the by-pass to Gundagai which joins up with the Hume Highway. Travel time approx 2- 21/2 hours.
On reaching Tumut continue along the Snowy Mountains highway towards Cooma, passing the City Centre of Tumut and the sports ground. Take a left hand turn into Tumut Plains Road (just after 5 Ways Studio) and after crossing a one lane heritage bridge, then another small bridge, take the next left into Little River Road. Travel 7.2 km's to the river. Take a right at the gate and travel along the dirt road, until you see the road veer to the left with Elm Cottage signs.