The Old School Room is situated on the property of the Old School house formerly Burrundulla Public School circa 1859. Its adjacent to the Old School House which can also be rented.
The Old School Room is clean, fresh and modern. It has a comfortable double bed and ensuite. We offer a good range of teas and coffee, mini-bar. Complimentary breakfast includes a choice of cereals, toast, spreads and fruit juice. There is a LCD remote wall mounted tv, hair dryer and clock radio. There is also a microwave and fridge.
The room has a reverse cycle air-conditioning.
Whilst the location is set in beautiful rich farming country its only a 5 minute drive to town. The atmosphere is very tranquil with views to the surrounding hills and brilliant starry skies of an evening. Grazing horses, cattle and a vineyard surround the property. We have an abundance of nice spots to sit and relax around the property.
There is undercover parking for your vehicle and plenty of room should you wish to bring a trailer or caravan. We offer a camp fire for those who like to be outdoors of an evening.
The property itself is abundant with lovely garden features, fruit trees and native birds, Many garden ornaments reflect the mid 1800s when the school was fully functional.
As your hosts we are only too happy to suggest places to experience in Mudgee and the surrounding district. Some of which are gems we have discovered ourselves not commonly known to locals. We now many nice bush walks and historic sites in the district.
The location is about 2kms from the Cudgegong River which offer several nice swimming, fishing and picnic spots. Its a lovely place to commence a morning stroll. We are on Burrundulla Road which is arguably Mudgee's favourite cycling route as its flat, scenic with little traffic.
In the 5 minute drive to town you will pass vineyards, olive groves, a horse stud, river flats, cattle and sheep which makes the journey very pleasant. We are situated 5 minutes drive to the Mudgee Golf Course and Clubhouse which is considered the best in Central West district. Our nearest cellar door is only a 2 minute drive.
The cab into town is approximately $20.00. Wine tours can be arranged. They will pick you up from the property should you want to leave the car.
The Old School Room is a great alternative to a motel as you have options outside your room. It suits couples who enjoy getting out and exploring, and, a the end of the day come back to a peaceful retreat.
We have been operating for 18 months and have seen several guests return.
Please note the School Room is the smallest of the three types of accommodation we offer. The flagship is the Old School House which is the original classroom the children attended. Its is fully self contained cottage. The room is the Outback Room. It is located of the side of the original weather shed the children used to sit and have their lunch. It has a very rustic feel and brand new bathroom.