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Wilde Retreat Farm House

Sleeps30
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Welcome to Wilde Retreat's Farm House. The beautifully renovated and extended 1950's farm home is the perfect place for you to get away with all of your friends and family. Situated centrally on the Yorke Peninsula the Farm House is the perfect place to relax or use as a home base to explore all that the peninsula has to offer.

Wilde Retreat Farm House can comfortably host up to 30 guests. With 6 bedrooms and an 8 bed bunk style sleep out/lounge room (perfect for kids). Room layout is as follows

- Master room #1 - King bed

- Master room #2 and #3 - Queen Beds

- Group room #1 - 1 bunk bed and one treble bunk (queen bottom and single top)

- Group room #2 - 1 bunk bed and one treble bunk

- Group room #3 - 2 bunk beds and one treble bunk

- Sleep out - 2 queen bunk beds (queen bottom and top) and 1 bunk

There is no need to live on top of each other as the enormous floor space of the farm house features:

- 2 lounge areas

- 2 well equipped kitchens with one dishwasher

- Large entertaining area

- Mezzanine floor with balcony

- Extensive decking and veranda with BBQ.

- Bonfire area nestled in natural scrub a stones throw from the homestead (we can provide firewood at additional cost).

-Situated on 240 acres of farm land including 60 acres of preserved scrub and wildlife.

The Farm House is near to the southern coast of the peninsula where many beaches, cliffs and an inland sea can be explored. It is also just a 40 minute drive to the popular Marion Bay, then continue to Innes National Park which is known for featuring some of the states most stunning beaches.

15 minutes drive to Warooka for the nearest shops, and 20 minutes drive to Point Turton if you fancy a bit of Jetty fishing.

We provide bottom sheets and one pillow with pillow slip per person.

We require a security bond deposit of $500.00. Bond is fully refunded upon satisfactory inspection of the property. Bond varies on size of group and purpose of your stay.

Due to the large floor space of the Farm House, the two kitchens and the provided bottom sheets we charge a $150 cleaning fee.

We discount large bookings and long stays! Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
12 December, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

Stunning Yorke Peninsula

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Foul Bay, Australia

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 30
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 7 - 19 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing

Reviews

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Wilde Retreat Farm House
average rating of 4.285714 based on 7 reviews
5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our time at wilde retreat. Hopefully get to make it back there some time.

  • Review Submitted: 27/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Warooka, South Australia, Australia
5

Absolutely perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this place is amazing. The house is beautiful and easily accommodates 30 people, and the surrounding property is as tranquil as they come. The beds are comfortable, cooking facilities are ample and the fire pit is exactly what you want for any getaway with mates. Couldn't recommend this place highly enough for any group of people looking for a very comfortable and secluded holiday house.

  • Review Submitted: 19/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
1

Not a great stay.

  • 1 of 5

What caught my eye in the brochure was the bbq facilities. With it raining two of the 3 days we weren't bothered much as we could have a feast in weekend. This was unfortunately not possible. The indoor extractor was so dirty it dust work and we quickly found out what a house full of smoke feels like. The bbq itself was filthy inside. there was two webbers onsite which I thought might be a good substitute as inside was no good. Unfortuanalty somebody before me thought the same and the bbq's where in disgraceful condition. I also wouldn't want to be there in the summer as all the fly screens are damaged and thorn. WE ALSO DISCOVERED WE HAD MORE VISITORSWHEN WE FOUND RATS WALKING AROUND IN THE HOUSE. Overall the place needs some attention and a good clean. Not fair that they charge for a $150 cleaning fee and then give you a filthy place to begin with. I won't go again and won't recommend it either.

  • Review Submitted: 19/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Hi Eric, We are disappointed to hear of these negative experiences, and surprised to hear your thoughts on the cleanliness as our new cleaner is very thorough. Lisa (the booker of your stay) has informed us the house was overall quite clean it was just the BBQ's that brought down the standard. The range hood for the entertaining kitchen normally works very well. Our maintenance guy sometimes puts some weights on top of the flaps for the outside vents in rough weather to prevent any damage and he may have forgotten to remove them. I would say this is the most likely cause for this issue as the vents themselves are very difficult to block completely. We apologise for the inconvenience. The webbers are rarely used and are sometimes neglected. We generally leave them for the guests to use as they please but we will have them looked at. The rat is a surprising sight in the house. We have spent a lot of time making the house as pest proof as possible and employ pest controllers to regularly treat and inspect the property. Generally the only way a pest that size can get inside is when a door is left open. This may not have even been from your visit but we will make sure it is removed. Once again thank you for your feedback. We hope you find our response satisfactory. We do spend a lot of time and money to make sure the property is to an appropriate standard. This is sometimes difficult with it being remote and situated farmland and with just 6 hours allowed for a turnaround ($150 cleaning) but we believe that our reputation is very important. Kind regards Ayla Wilde.
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Sth Brighton
5

soooo big!!

  • 5 of 5

so much room for everyone to spread out inside and so much walking and riding to be done outside! we had a very relaxing time. The owners were most helpful with our inquiries and we would love to come back when the weather is a bit better (have already spread the word on FB! ) ...... the only reason i didn't give it 5 stars for quality is the batteries were dead for tv and heating and the locks and hand rails needs some tlc in the bathrooms ... other than that if you need a relaxing getaway - stay here :)

  • Review Submitted: 17/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
5

Fantastic Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 20 loved the warm, welcoming house and the beautiful surrounding property. No-one wanted to leave. We will all definitely be returning for another family getaway.

  • Review Submitted: 05/07/2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
4

Lovely large property for a large group

  • 4 of 5

We were a large group of 14 including kids and this farm stay suited us perfectly, Josh even arranged a good supply of lovely dry firewood for our stay in June. Toasting marshmallows was very popular.

  • Review Submitted: 13/06/2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Rates & Availability

Notes

  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 6 guests. Property has 25 beds and can sleep a maximum 30 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $500 per stay
    Cleaning Fee: $150 per stay

    Optional Costs
    Adult: $30 per night and person
    Child: $15 per night and person

    * Ask the owner to arrange these
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