Property Locality: Crackenback Valley, Snowy Mountains
Type of Property: 18 self contained cottages
Number of Bedrooms: 1 or 2 in each cottage
Maximum Persons: 4
Children: Suitable for children
Disabled access: 2 cottages
Rates (per habitat per night)
Summer from $190 to $250
Winter: from $225 to $570
Special Conditions: Minimum stay is two nights, loading for single nights.
Rates are inclusive of GST and are subject to change without notice.
PRICE RATE POLICY*
Every enquiry and booking through ECOHOTEL shows your support for the fabulous environmental initiatives undertaken by Alpine Habitats.. Read more about our best price rate policy below.
18 unobtrusive properties are scattered amongst 40 acres of bush land. Surrounded by the Snow Gum Woodlands of the Crackenback Valley, the Alpine Mountain regions of the Kosciuszko National Park are right at your doorstep.
Ideally located for a long weekend of winter skiing or exploring the many bush trails during the warmer months.
Using unique design and construction techniques; Alpine Habitats provides high quality holiday accommodation, employing energy efficient operations to ensure a reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
Alpine Habitats is a 'Nature Based Eco Tourism Resort', defined by council as; "an ecologically suitable tourist accommodation with onsite waste management and attractions involving support for, enjoyment of, and education about the natural characteristics of the land on which it is located and its surrounding landscape"
The concept behind Alpine Habitats is to create luxurious holiday accommodation in the NSW Snowy Mountains whilst ensuring that the environmental impact on the area is kept to a minimum. The steps Alpine Habitats has taken to achieve this are as follows;
Low impact construction techniques including driven pile foundations & high thermal performance buildings
Visual impact kept to a minimum; habitats are nestled amongst trees using recessive colour schemes
Passive Solar architectural design
Certified renewable electricity
Eco Smart Fire Places
High Quality Energy Efficient Appliances
Worm Farm Waste Management System (with flushing toilets)
Onsite Sewer Management Facilities
The worm farm waste management system allows onsite disposal of all bio degradable waste with flushing toilets!!!
Collection of Rain/Bore Water
Low use fixtures & fittings
System designed to use collected rain water first drawing on bore water to meet any short fall in supply
- 4½ Star Rating
- Complete Cooking Facilities
- Filtered Rain Water
- Ecosmart Open Fire
- In-slab Heating
- Drying Cupboard
- DVD, In House Movies
- Weber BBQ
- Optional Bedding; 2 Kings, 4 Singles or King & 2 Singles
- Car spaces per property
- Boat Parking Available
- Shared laundry facilities are available
- Walking distance to Crackenback Restaurant & the Wildbrumby Schnapps Distillery
Host: Arnie Richardson
Address: Corner of Alpine Way and Wollondibby Road
* Best Rate Policy: The property owners listed on this page do not pay commission to ECOHOTEL for your booking, allowing them to offer you the best rate possible!
(Websites such as Wotif, and Booking.Com charge up to 13% for every night booked)
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