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Member since: 2015
Speaks english

Sandy Lake Farm - Abbeys Cottage

Bedrooms 3
Property type farmhouse


Photos and Description of this Muckenburra holiday farmhouse

Abbeys Cottage at Sandy Lake Farm maximum 6 guests can enjoy a perfect farm stay holiday.

1 hour drive (84kms) north of Perth.

Warm Wood Fire, cool Air Conditioning, front verandah with snuggle up sofa views to gum trees lawns and paddocks, Galloway cattle and Dorper sheep. Rear Patio and bbq looks out to gardens, above ground pool and table tennis area for sunset drinks in the evening.

Recommendation have your camera handy for the sunset through the pines especially on partially cloudy nights the sunset is silver.

Located privately within the farm gardens. Lounge and open plan kitchen / dining, all kitchen utensils, rice cooker, blender, fridge/freezer, microwave, gas stove, crockery, cutlery and wine glasses, linen and Towels, washing machine, iron and outdoor line. Main bathroom has shower and toilet, there is a 2nd toilet plus laundry.

Sandy Lake Farm is ideal for a getaway for couples, families or small groups.

Located between Indian Ocean Drive and Brand Highway

11kms to the Gravity Discovery Observatory. The coast at Guilderton (35km) and the historic town of Gingin (22kms).

Walk through the gardens and enjoy the tall shady gum trees, ornamental trees, roses and vegetables (fresh herbs are delicious) or pick some fruit from the small orchard of citrus, and mulberry trees. Come with us for a tour of the Dorper sheep and Galloway cattle and out to the lake area usually around 4pm. 14 lambs as at May 25 2016 a few calves and cattle also in the paddocks.

Gift vouchers, popular idea for birthdays, another reason guests stay is to recuperate from busy lives or to just take family holidays. Book your stargazing show at Gingin Gravity Discover - GDC Observatory.

Ideal for photography enthusiasts or astro photography.

Honey farm nearby.

Play table tennis in the large separate open games/pool area.

Note supermarket, liquor store and restaurant are at least 22kms from the farm. We do suggest arriving early enough to go shopping in the country hours stores or purchase goods and takeaway at the new Yanchep shopping area if coming up Wanneroo way or in Bullsbrook if your coming up Brand Highway.

Locality midwest in the shire of Gingin 1 hour north of Perth coming direct do not go into Gingin town as we are west between Brand Highway and Indian Ocean Drive.

Sandy Lake Farm is 30km east of Guilderton and the Moore River / Indian Ocean where you can swim, fish, or paddle boat/dinghy hire (summer fun), sand boarding etc.

Just 40 minutes north of Yanchep for the national park (koalas, caves and kangaroos) and a large supermarket only or 45 minutes to Clarkson shopping centre or Joondalu shopping centre.

Best place to stay for visits to the Gingin Gravity Discovery Centre and for Stargazing nights at the GDC Observatory. Amazing dark star filled night skies or moonlight nights, the moon comes up from through the pine trees. Nearby Horse Riding, wine tasting, historic township within 30 minutes drive, Pinnacles at Nambung National Park south of Cervantes 1.5 hour drive for an easy day out and perhaps a lunch of lobster at the Lobster Shack Cervantes. New Norcia for a monastery tour is 1.5 hours drive inland perfect for lunch at the hotel and purchase some delicious bread or cake at the Bindoon Bakehouse on the way back to Sandy Lake Farm. .

Property Sandy Lake Farm:

170 acres of cleared parkland with mature gums, pines, tea trees and blackbutt trees. Lake has islands and is easy to walk around. Recent guest trained every day by running in the paddocks for a couple of hours per day yes he was very enthusiastic and on an even keel while training for an international yachting event. Farm perimeter is easy walking 3.5kms to see all the farm animals and take an easy stroll past the neighboring 23000 olive trees. This is a quiet restful garden oasis down a 3.4 km gravel road. Bring binoculars, camera for great night stargazing or farm photos in the best light, warm clothing winter can be minus, change of comfortable soft soled shoes in house please.

More Details
  • non smoking only
Stayz (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Speaks english


Other Activities:

Gravity Discovery Observatory


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Muckenburra, Australia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Australian Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly Event
Base rate for Abbeys Cottage
2 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
1 night minimum stay
Custom rate 1
1 Nov 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
1 night minimum stay
Custom rate 2
1 Dec 2016 - 30 Jun 2017
1 night minimum stay
Standard Rate
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay


  • 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 2 guests. Property has 5 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $300 per stay
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Muckenburra, Australia

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing