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Karawatha Cottages - PONDER COTTAGE

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1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob

Overview of Karawatha Cottages - PONDER COTTAGE

Entire home

Karawatha Cottages - PONDER COTTAGE


4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 2

Popular amenities

  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor space
  • Barbecue grill
  • Fireplace

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Adelaide, SA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGeddes Wines1 min walk
  • Popular LocationBeresford Wines Tasting Pavillion5 min walk
  • Popular LocationWoodstock Wines8 min walk
  • AirportAdelaide, SA (ADL)44 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 2
63 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Karawatha Cottages - PONDER COTTAGE

Romantic Adelaide cottage in Blewitt Springs with free breakfast
Karawatha Cottages provides guests a choice of 3 stylish cottages (UNWIND, RELISH and PONDER). The elevated position in the heart of the Blewitt Springs area of the beautiful McLaren Vale wine region offers guests sublime views over the surrounding vineyards and ranges, with numerous cellar doors and 2 excellent restaurants only a short walk away.

At Karawatha Cottages you will experience a calm, rural atmosphere surrounded by vineyards with the ever changing view of the Mount Lofty Ranges as the backdrop.

Feeling Stressed? Relax and unwind on the deck of your own self-contained cottage, tune out to the sound of Yellow-Tailed Black Cockatoos, Adelaide Rosellas and the ever lovely sounds of Magpies.

Quite the wine buff? Why not visit one or more of the many cellar doors in walking distance (Geddes Wines, Beresford, Woodstock to name just a few).

Cannot bother to cook dinner? How about a delicious meal at the award winning Current Shed restaurant, which is just around the corner.

Located in the picturesque Blewitt Springs area of the McLaren Vale just 40 minutes south of Adelaide, Karawatha Cottages provides the perfect place from which to explore the many local attractions of the stunning Fleurieu Peninsula.

"PONDER” cottage features:

- Bedroom with queen size bed

- Ceiling fan in bedroom

- Luxury linen & towels

- Bathroom with rain shower

- Full kitchen facilities

- Provisions for cooked breakfast

- Bottle of premium wine per stay

- Gas Log heater

- Reverse Cycle air conditioning

- Flat screen TV

- Private deck with sublime views

- Use of communal patio with gas BBQ and open fire place

- Off road parking

Our full Terms and Conditions and cancellation policy can be provided upon request and are accepted upon payment of deposit.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and fans.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Friederike Scheppach
Speaks English, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • Car recommended


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Electric kettle
  • Spices
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Free breakfast available


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • Flat-screen TV

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In a rural location
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 2
  • Unit size: 678 sq ft (63 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Karawatha Cottages B&B Ponder Cottage Blewitt Springs
Karawatha Cottages B&B Ponder Cottage
Karawatha Cottages Ponder Blewitt Springs
Karawatha Cottages Ponder
Karawatha Cottages B&b Ponder
Karawatha Cottages B B Ponder Cottage
Karawatha Cottages B&B - Ponder Cottage Cottage
Karawatha Cottages B&B - Ponder Cottage Adelaide
Karawatha Cottages B&B - Ponder Cottage Cottage Adelaide

About this area


Located in Adelaide, this cottage is in a rural area. Geddes Wines and Beresford Wines Tasting Pavillion are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Onkaparinga River National Park and Gem Tree Wetlands. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking and cycling.

What's nearby

  • Geddes Wines - 1 min walk
  • Beresford Wines Tasting Pavillion - 5 min walk
  • Woodstock Wines - 8 min walk
  • Gem Tree Wetlands - 5 min drive
  • Coriole Vineyards - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Seaford Station - 16 min drive
  • Adelaide, SA (ADL) - 44 min drive


  • The Currant Shed - 14 min walk
  • Home Grain Bakery - 4 min drive
  • Pizzateca - 6 min drive
  • Serafino Wines - 7 min drive
  • Mullygrub - 7 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 1 out of 2 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 2 reviews
4 - Good 50%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 2 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 2 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 2 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The views and location were excellent. Bed was a little too hard and breakfast provisions could have been a bit better, but overall an excellent place to stay.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Ponders great
Cozy cottage. Great location. Friendly hosts. Highly recommended