10 Guests 5 Beds 3 Bathrooms From $1100 per night
A commanding contemporary timber & glass building, it is truly an entertainer’s paradise, most of our guests never make it beyond the front gates to the beaches and towns so close by. It is ideal for groups, foodies, nature lovers, walkers, surfers, cyclists, horse riders, couch potatoes and families. The interior design is warm, inviting & comfortable with an elegant, industrial / country/modern feel, the walls are lined with artworks, and shelves filled with magazines, novels, design and cookery books. Our linens are all line dried.
ThePool is fenced, however there are unfenced dams, cattle, native animals and the terrain is steep
Not recommended for toddlers due to the farms unfenced dams, cattle and no balustrade on the decking etc.
Know that you will be left in awe by the views from the living room, kitchen, decks and bedroom windows, almost 360deg panoramas of the Pacific ocean from Gerringong, Gerroa, Shoalhaven and further south to Jervis bay, verdant Foxground Valley, Coolangatta Mountain, Pigeon House Mountain, Saddleback mountain & Barren Grounds nature reserve escarpments. TheHouse sits 1.4 km from the gate near the top of our hill, some 200m above sea level.
As this is a working farm the owners may be on site at “theGateHouse” or nearby and will be on the property daily to attend to the gardens, chickens and cattle. We will be happy to answer any questions & show you around but will respect your privacy.
Children are welcome and considered paying guests if occupying a bed. We can only accept a maximum of 2 extra children in porta cots or sleeping bags on the floor. Please note however the property isn’t toddler proof, toddlers need close supervision we have unfenced dams, un-balustraded decking, wild life, cattle and a steep driveway.
NO PETS We cannot accommodate animal guests due to the proximity of livestock
We have a non-smoking directive in all our accommodations.
Sleeps 8-10: Accommodation comprises
MasterBedroom with king size bed made up with luxurious bed linen, ensuite & dressing room. 2 glass wall provide a breathtaking view, however there are luxurious floor to ceiling curtains if you prefer not to be awakened by the first light.
SecondBedroom – ensuite (TheBlueRoom) with ensuite bathroom is fitted out with king split bed which can be separated into 2 long singles, the room has a wall to wall picture window offering a view upward over a topiary garden to the lush green paddock behind.
ThirdBedroom (TheRedRoom) again fitted with a king split bed which can be separated into 2 long singles, shares the main bathroom. The view from the window looks out to the garden, pool & beyond.
FourthBedroom (TheGreenRoom) also has a king split bed which can be separated into 2 long singles. it shares the main bathroom with TheRedRoom. The view from the window looks over the garden, pool & beyond.
Office Bedroom we now have a Queen bed in our loft office which is on the second floor it has windows on all 4 walls looking the full 360deg & is air conditioned
TheLiving/Dining the living room has a comfortable, relaxed style with an open fireplace timber is supplied to make winter nights cosy & warm. The furniture comprises 2 large sofas and 4 easy chairs, for entertainment there is a 120cm Lowve TV, Foxtel and free to air TV & DVD. A walk in media room is equipped with a Sonos sound system that controls the internal and external speakers. In the dining area there is a 12 seater recycled timber and metal dining table the timbers are from Tathra wharf. All this is complemented with beautiful views over the district and ocean through the floor to ceiling glass window walls.
Sunroom/Reading room this is a calming restful area,located just inside the front entry & is furnished with a 4 seater sofa, two comfortable arm chairs & a desk.
Kitchen A large fully equipped kitchen,with Nespresso coffee maker, 2 pods per person per day supplied, kitchen aid, blender, food processor, dishwasher, 900 gas cooktop and electric oven, microwave & 2 refrigerators in the pantry, there are plenty of serving platters, glasses, crockery & cutlery provided. we stock some basics in the pantry and provide you with fresh farm eggs from our 8 chooks when available.
The Bathrooms are fitted out with vanity, mirrored shaving cabinet, toiletries, 1bath, toilet & separate shower.
Climate control comprises ducted reverse cycle air conditioning, wood fire & ceiling fans in all bedrooms.
Bed Linen, bath, face washers, hand towels & pool towels are all provided.
NorthDeck: looks towards the topiary studded garden and onto the rear of the property, offering a stainless steel Evedure bbq & a square teak 8 seater dining table.
EastDeck: looks towards the mouth of the Crooked River, Gerringong and the ocean beyond, with outdoor sofa and 2 armchairs ideal for lazy afternoons reading, chatting and sipping wine.
SouthDeck: looks south to Mt Coollangatta over the Shoalhaven bRiver & on to Jervis bay, it has a long teak 20 seater dining table.
PoolDeck: features a horizon edged solar heated, saltwater pool, looking over the valley floor & up to the barren grounds escarpment, with unforgettable sunsets.
(Add the guest house if required with queen size bed/living room, ensuite, separate toilet & kitchenette)
Cleaning & Catering
The house is cleaned between bookings, however please note same day changeovers the arrival time is 4 pm.
We provide you with fresh farm eggs whenever possible and you are free to raid the herb and vegetable gardens. 3 course meals available on request for $95 per person. Daily or mid-stay cleaning can be arranged if required at $35 per hour pp. extra bed linen can be provided for differing guests & will incur a $30 linen fee per bed. Catering & or pre-shopping from a selection of local produce can be arranged.
Be prepared: It is always wise to pack a rain jacket and something warm for the evenings, good walking shoes or gumboots. Toss in your iPod, books, playing cards and maybe a favourite board game. You’ll need swimmers to take advantage of the local beaches, bikes & trakie daks, walking shoes or hiking boots to tackle the drive and gully.
Please Note: TheGuestHouse is an adult only space. We also cannot accommodate animal guests & apply a non smoking directive in all accommodation, smokers are asked to dispose of their butts respectfully.