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Yarrangobilly Caves House 1901 East and West wings

Kosciuszko National Park

Overview

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Stay in the cosy Yarrangobilly Caves House 1901 East and West wings, self-contained heritage accommodation set in a secluded section of Kosciuszko National Park. You’ll find scenic walking, skiing, fishing and a thermal pool right at your doorstep.

Accommodation Details
Accommodation type House
Bedrooms 9
Maximum guests 14
Facilities Barbecue facilities, cafe/kiosk, carpark, drinking water, public phone, showers, toilets, electric power
Please note
  • Reservations can be made for any arrival within the next 12 months. Find out more about our terms and conditions, and review frequently asked questions about staying in national parks.  
  • Check in 3pm to 5pm. Check out 10am. Keys can be collected from the Yarrangobilly Caves Visitors Centre. Late check-in can be arranged by contacting Yarrangobilly Caves on (02) 6454 9597. Fees may apply for lost keys. 
  • Yarrangobilly Caves House 1901 has an east wing and a west wing. The east wing has 7 bedrooms and a maximum occupancy of 8 guests. The west wing has 2 bedrooms and a maximum occupancy of 6 guests. 
  • Yarrangobilly Caves House is in a remote location. Please bring all your supplies, including food and fuel. The nearest towns are Tumut and Adaminaby, a 1 hour drive. 
  • There is no mobile reception 
  • For a luxury experience next door, see Yarrangobilly Caves House 1917 section.
  • Please see visitor info for more infomation
Price
  • Peak season: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. All public holidays and school holiday periods in NSW, QLD, ACT and VIC. All of July and August.
  • Off-peak season: Monday to Thursday.
  • Minimum 2 night bookings. 3 night minimum for long weekends.
  • 1901 East Wing: $390 per night (peak). $320 per night (off-peak). Includes up to 8 guests.
  • 1901 West Wing: $330 per night (peak). $270 per night (off-peak). Includes up to 6 guests.
  • All linen is included.
  • One additional infant (0-4yrs) is allowed free of charge in each wing, if you bring your own portacot and linen. Alternatively, you can hire a portacot and linen for $25. Please specify at time of reservation.
Entry fees Park entry fees apply
Bookings Use a secure payment gateway to book online at least 2 days prior to your stay. Alternatively, contact the National Parks Contact Centre on 13000 PARKS (13000 72757). All reservations incur an additional booking fee of 2.5%. The property may only be occupied by the number of people specified in the reservation.
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For a weekend away from it all, head for Yarrangobilly Caves House 1901 East and West wings, in the picturesque Yarrangobilly Valley, Kosciuszko National Park. Escape from the crowds and revel in the wonder of a bygone era in this heritage building, the perfect place to relax in your own homely, lovingly restored, and self-contained wing. 

Perfect for conferences, family gatherings and special interest groups, Yarrangobilly Caves House 1901 East and West wings are a lovely spot for enjoying the splendour of all four seasons. Yarrangobilly Caves offers bushwalking, self-guided and guided cave tours, Discovery tours, and fishing in the clear mountain streams. It’s only a short drive to the Selwyn Snowfields to enjoy a day of skiing the slopes. 

After a hard day of adventuring, dive into the naturally heated thermal swimming pool. Round it off with a relaxing drink on the verandah, gazing across at scenic views of the limestone bluffs.

In 2015 and 2016, Yarrangobilly Caves House won commendations for the Unique Accommodation category in the Canberra Region Tourism Awards.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Edward River canoe and kayak trail, Murray Valley National Park. Photo: David Finnegan.

Conservation program:

Iconic species - Southern corroboree frog conservation program

An iconic endangered species, the southern corroboree frog, found only in Kosciuszko National Park, faces the grave threat of extinction. Saving Our Species aims to prevent this from happening by battling chytrid fungus, protecting frog habitat from pests, and fostering a captive breeding program. 

Southern corroboree frog (Pseudophryne corroboree), Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: John Spencer
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Park info

  • in Kosciuszko National Park in the Snowy Mountains region
  • Kosciuszko National Park is open all year round but at times some roads and trails close due to weather conditions or other park management issues, for details click on the alerts button or contact one of the park's visitor centres.

  • Park entry fees:

    Winter (Alpine Way, Kosciuszko Rd and Link Road) From start of June long weekend to end of October long weekend: $29 per vehicle per day (24hrs); motorcycles $12; bus passengers $11.45 per adult, $3.60 per child per day(24hrs). Find out more about the Winter entry surcharge.

    Rest of the year (Alpine Way and Kosciuszko Road only) $17 per vehicle per day (24hrs); motorcycles $7; bus passengers $6.60 per adult, $2.20 per child per day (24hrs).

    Yarrangobilly Caves (year-round): $4 per vehicle per day, unless park entry has been paid.

    Passes: Day passes (based on daily entry fees above), multi-day passes and annual All Parks Pass available from local visitor centres, local agents and operating vehicle entry stations. Read our Annual Pass FAQs for information on upgrades. Short Breaks Pass: $68 for five-days park entry at price of four days (not valid winter). Pensioners are exempt from park entry fees. Download the exemption form.

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    • Khancoban
      (02) 6076 9373
      (02) 6076 9382
      Contact hours: 9am-4pm (closed 12.30pm-1pm) Monday to Friday. Open daily during peak summer season and school holidays.
    • Scammell Street, Khancoban NSW
    • Fax: (02) 6076 9567
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    • Yarrangobilly Caves
      (02) 6454 9597
      Contact hours: 9am-5pm daily (closed Christmas Day)
    • Snowy Mountains Highway, Yarrangobilly Caves
    • Fax: (02) 6454 9598
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    • Perisher Office
      (02) 6457 4444
      Contact hours: Winter: 8am-4pm Monday to Friday, 8am-12pm and 1-4pm Saturday and Sunday. Summer: 8am-12pm and 1-4pm Monday to Friday. Closed Saturday and Sunday.
    • NPWS Building, 9914 Kosciuszko Road, Perisher Valley
    • Email: perisher@environment.nsw.gov.au
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River walk, Kosciuszko National Park Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Murray Vanderveer