Shipley Glen, a new listing to stayz, is nestled in the beautiful Grattai Valley, 20 minutes from Mudgee, offering guests tranquility, peace and can cater for groups of up to 10 guests.
Shipley Glen is a picturesque sustainable working farm, with sheep, a milking cow and organic vegetables and fruit in season. Guests are welcome to harvest the organically grown vegetables available in season, and prepare meals in the well appointed, large country kitchen.
Guests are free to walk around the farm, along the shaded creek and take in the expansive district views from the hill behind the homestead.
With 5 bedrooms, Shipley Glen can accommodate up to 10 guests, but is equally suited to romantic getaways for couples, friends weekends with smaller groups, and families. Pricing is structured so it is an affordable holiday destination for couples, families and larger groups.
The warm heart of this homestead is the kitchen and dining room, which opens on to a cosy lounge room with a large slow combustion heater for warmth in winter, and an airconditioner for summer. Off the lounge room is a beautiful garden view room, with a comfortable sofa bed. This room can be open to the lounge, or closed for guest privacy for use as a bedroom.The dining table extends to seat up to 10 people, and the large deck off the lounge is perfect for outdoor dining with tree lined creek views. All bedrooms have comfortable beds with fine cotton linen and feather quilts for winter, and light weight quilts for summer.
The house garden is fully fenced, lush and green, with flower and vegetable gardens and mature trees. There are garden seats and tables, positioned to take in the farm and garden views for afternoon drinks and backyard picnics. There are also beautiful sites on Oakey Creek where guests can enjoy picnics in the shade.
Additional Options at Shipley Glen include:
a breakfast hamper with home made bread, to provide guests with a hearty breakfast on their first morning at the farm
transport to connect with small local winery tours
Children's farm based activities
- Children's gardening workshops and creek discovery walks
- farm walking tours
- night animal watch tours