1. Australia
  2. NSW
  3. Hunter
  4. Wollombi
  5. #197012

Cranky Rock Cottage - hunter valley paradise

Farmstay, Wollombi

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 8 reviews

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Min 2 - 3 nights stay

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 bathrooms


Rare and unique, Cranky Rock cottage gets the name from a 25 tonne cave sandstone rock which graces our cottage with an open fireplace. Peaceful and private Cranky Rock oozes warmth and charm.

Built pioneer style with rustic Australian hardwoods, a quaint and romantic getaway in your couples only retreat.

Set at the base of the mountains overlooking a beautiful valley floor, watch our horses, cattle and local wallabies graze peacefully enjoying this rare jewel.

Conveniently located from Sydney, Newcastle, Central Coast, all the lower Hunter wineries and an easy 5 min drive to Wollombi. Handy for the music lovers for Pokolbin concerts, or just take in the historical Wollombi sandstone village, Home of the famous Dr Jurds Jungle Juice.

Awaken to the natural bush sounds of lyre birds around our 120 acres of natural bush and rainforest paradise, explore the wonderment of nature in your city escape, breath the fresh eucalyptus air. Experience the odd visit from our friendly King Parrots and native birdlife.

The living areas open out with bifold doors onto an open expansive timber sun drenched deck with outdoor BBQ shaded by eucalyptus trees over your large entertaining table and chairs.

Relax and revive after an enjoyable day, in the hot tub, while not just soaking in the warmth, but also the stars.

Ideal for 2 couples, a King size bedroom with fluffy donnas and comfy bed awaits your evening end with its own ensuite and along with a Queen size 4 poster cedar bed with own bathroom.

The country kitchen is fully equipped with gas cooktop, electric oven, microwave, fridge, basic condiments, tea, sugar, coffee are provided and our beautiful fresh free range eggs compliments from our farm hens.

Cranky Rock also has overhead fans and reverse cycle air conditioning, satellite tv, DVD, wifi, no mobile reception.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Parking

Air conditioning Balcony Books Ceiling fan Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils DVD player Events allowed Fireplace Hair dryer Heating Hot tub Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Pantry items Parking Pets allowed Refrigerator Satellite/Cable Stereo Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Video library
Cranky Rock Cottage - hunter valley paradise is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 8.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Even better than expected! My husband and I had an amazing extra long weekend at cranky rock. The cottage itself is beautiful and well equipped. We loved the hot tub and the beautiful farm. Had daily walks on the property and just enjoyed relaxing on the deck. The owners Pam and Lindsay are so lovely and friendly, and their dog Buddy became our new best friend. Would strongly recommend for a couple, family or small group of friends. Already planning our next visit :-) Mel and Damian Finn
Date published: 2017-09-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfection! Cranky Rock Cottage was the most perfect escape to the country. Pam and Lindsay provide an idyllic getaway on the most beautiful property full of animals, wildlife and fresh air. The cottage itself was comfortable and cosy with so much character and history. The overall experience was was above and beyond expectations. I hate to rave on to much otherwise the cottage will be booked out for our next visit! (Our dog Moe had a wonderful time too!)
Date published: 2017-08-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic! Lindsay and Pam's home was absolutely incredible. From the wonderful views from the deck, huge fire that kept us warm at night and the spa was perfect for relaxing in the evening. Couldn't recommend more highly.
Date published: 2017-07-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Rustic country charm This cottage is set in the countryside giving you a feel of privacy and country life. Great for a weekend stay as a couple escaping the city. We loved the log fire which was ready to light for us when we got there and the hot tub under the stars. The chickens woke us up early for breakfast which we made with Pam's eggs from her chooks! Highly recommend if you want somewhere that has charm.
Date published: 2017-06-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Cottage and Hosts were amazing! The cottage is a work of art in such a beautiful location. We had the best time and the hosts were so accomodating and went to so much effort to ensure everything was perfect right down to the smallest details! Lindsay was an inspiration, we loved hearing his story and his "out of the box" outlook on life! We hope to be back soon!
Date published: 2017-05-17
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