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Where The Gum Trees are

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse

Overview

About the property

Our farm stay has been apprvoved by the Shire and the Department of Fire and Emergency - DFES.

This farm house has a bull nose verandah where people can sit, read, chat, watch the sheep and chooks graze, birds bath or listen to music, a BBQ is also on the verandah.

People may bring their dog/ dogs the yard is fully fenced, however because its a working farm, if dogs are taken outside the house yard, it must be kept on a lead.

Inside are two queen size bedrooms one with a single bed in it for a young person, and one with a cot and change table. Also there is a double bed room and one single bedroom, all have everything you need in them, including electric blankets..

The lounge room has a TV DVD Player,and wood heater we only supply wood for your first night baged wood can be puchased in town at both service stations and the IGA. This house has a separate dinning room with wood heater, library, board games, a table tennis, and Foos Ball in the house.There are no carpets, polished jarrah floor boards with mats in bedrooms.

There is a large decking off the dinning room, a perfect place for an outdoor meal or to sit and enjoy the open spaces.

This farm stay has everything you need, only need to bring your food.

We have a large bush block with abundance of wild flowers and kangaroos,a perfect place for a picnic. Also if people wish to bring their pushbikes, Ward Road is a safe road to ride on, also you are welcome to ride your bike around the 3 km plantation road, where there is no traffic at all. Very safe for riding your bike. All must wear helmets.

This farm stay house is 9 KM out of Mount Barker, thus between the Stirling Ranges and the Porongurups.Denmark is 50KM from Ward Road and Albany is 65KM and has easy access to the Plantagenet Porongurups and Frankland River Winerys.

Prices are $120 per couple per night, an extra adult is $25 per person per night and for children, $20 per child per night, babies are free. There is no charge for dogs, and a fenced off kennel area is in the garden, also Halsey Hounds boarding kennels is close by at 31173 Albany Highway, Mount Barker, Phone

As this farm is a working farm and there are dams on the property, althought the house is well fenced off from the dams it is important that parents are fully aware.

Please do not go down Wilson Road, Google Earth recommends Wilson Road but no you must go straight to Ward Road which runs off Albany Highway this will take you straight to the Gum Trees Farm House.

Have a safe journey.

Warm regards

Donna

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
9 November, 2017

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Other Activities:

Skywalk Stirling Ranges,

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Mount Barker, Australia

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 8:00 AM
  • /
  • Check-out: 1:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible

Reviews

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average rating of 4.4545455 based on 11 reviews
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
4

Cosy farmhouse

  • 4 of 5

We loved our stay in your cute and cosy farmhouse and hope to come back again. Our dog loved it too!

  • Review Submitted: 18/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perth, WA, Australia
5

Perfect Getaway Back To Nature

  • 5 of 5

We all loved our stay here and didn't want to leave...the house is awesome. Everywhere you look there is more and more interesting items to look at.

The kids had the best time playing board games together. The table tennis and table soccer sure did get a work out!

It was the perfect place to stay and use as a base to get out and see the Porongurup Range and the Stirling Ranges.

Donna, Laura and Scott were really fantastic people and so helpful with everything.

I would highly recommend a stay here anytime.

  • Review Submitted: 13/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Wow thank you so very much for your lovely comments about our farm house, gave us a warm fuzzy feeling. Also Laura and Scott said to say thank you for leaving the house so lovely and clean. It was their first time and your family made it so easy to get the house ready for our next guest. What beautiful well mannered boys you both have, hope to have you all back again one day soon. Regards Donna
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
4

Fantastic Location

  • 4 of 5

I loved this property. Very quiet location. Will definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 03/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you Lisa for your lovely comments about our farm stay. Guests and comments like yours make it all worth while. Hope to see you back again one day. Warm regards Donna
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WA, Australia
4

Good farm setting

  • 4 of 5

Very quiet and private farm, good to run away from the noisy city.

Very friendly owners. Thanks Donna and Rob.

Plenty of things to do, read a book, listen to music, watch TV, play table games ( all provided), sit at the veranda in the afternoon, or just a relaxing walk trough the farm.

The house can give you a "back in the time" experience, full of memories and old fashion artefacts.

Near the centre and conveniently located if you want to visit the national parks near Mount Barker.

  • Review Submitted: 17/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
4

Very Interesting

  • 4 of 5

This property was very interesting and enjoyable to stay at. It is ideal for anyone with pets and kids would love it. The locality is great due to the proximity to Mt Barker, Porongorups, Denmark and Albany.

  • Review Submitted: 16/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you Tammy for such positive comments about our farm stay. We sometimes wonder, is it worth the financial outlay we must pay, but when we get lovely comments like yours we definitely know, yes it is worth it, thank you. Hope to see you all again, with your furry friends. Warm regards Donna
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
5

Relaxation central!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful location and house. We loved every minute of our 5 day stay here. Aussie farm life at its best. So central to everything, the Stirlings, the Porongorups, Albany and Denmark.

  • Review Submitted: 14/03/2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Rebecca for such a lovely comment about our farm stay, makes us feel good too, and also a big thank you for leaving the house so lovely and clean.. I saw the curly feathered rooster on top of the hen house, funny little guy. Look forward to seeing you both again one day, warm regards Donna and Rob
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Mount Barker, Australia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Australian Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly Event
 
Tariff 1
29 Aug 2016 - 30 Apr 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$120
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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 2 guests. Property has 5 beds and can sleep a maximum 7 guests
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