1. Australia
  2. NSW
  3. Southern Highlands
  4. Bowral
  5. #179810

Highlands Lakehouse - Rural Escape

House, Bowral

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 10 reviews

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Min 2 - 3 nights stay

10 guests
5 bedrooms
6 beds
2 bathrooms


Located near Bowral, in the beautiful Southern Highlands of New South Wales Australia – The Highlands Lakehouse is a large, well-appointed rural accommodation that has been designed to offer you the charms of a private sanctuary in farm like settings while offering you all comforts of modern day living.

Set on a stunning 30 acre estate, surrounded by an abundant bird life and manicured gardens, Highlands Lakehouse is the ultimate resort style country estate, unsurpassed for its quality furnishing, sprawling green lawns, tennis court, swimming pool, lake and facilities to cater for everyone.

It is complete with Heated Floors, Large Modern Kitchen, A Relaxing Hot Tub and a Stunning Log-Burning Fire Place which will keep you warm on a winter’s night

Many local Southern Highlands shops are only a short stroll away. Cafes, Local Stores and Exceptional Southern Highland Wineries of Bowral and Mittagong are only a short 10min drive away.

Relax Indoors…

The Lakehouse is a well-appointed large rural accommodation that can sleep 10 people in the main house. It is complete with Heated Floors, Large Modern Kitchen, A Relaxing HotTub and a Stunning Log-Burning Fire Place which will keep you warm on a winter’s night

There's a separate one bedroom cottage with a pull out sofa bed sleeps 2-4 or a fabulous barn that sleeps another 6-8 people 2 double mattress bunks/plus a double sofa bed and a full sized king bed for additional accommodation at an additional cost if you have more friends or family to accommodate. Can sleep up to 20 people.

Enjoy the outdoors…

If you’re feeling energetic you can explore the 30 acre property, stroll around the lush gardens, play a game of Tennis on the full sized court, take a dip in the Swimming Pool, watch the active birdlife and visit farm animals that include sheep, cows, goats, alpacas, chickens and ducks.

You may even get a visit from one of the local Kangaroos

The Highlands Lakehouse property also features its very own sprawling Tranquil Lake for you to explore. Take a casual walk or ride one of our bikes around the lake at your leisure.


Close to Local Shops, Cafes and Southern Highland Wineries

Many local Southern Highlands shops are only a short drive away.

Cafes, Local Stores and Exceptional Southern Highland Wineries of Bowral and Mittagong are only a short 10min drive away.

It’s the perfect place for a genuine rural retreat for the family getaway or a romantic weekend away for two. The Highlands Lakehouse even caters for weddings or large group functions.

What some previous guests have had to say...

The Grounds Are Amazing

“Beautiful home and amazing grounds. The home is just beautiful and in winter with the fireplace and heated flooring made for a special evening of catching up with old friends. There really wasn't anything we wanted that wasn't available. The grounds are amazing and we're looking forward to booking another weekend in summer to enjoy the outdoors and the other activities the property offers. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home.”

The Kitchen is a Dream…

“Stunning property to get away from it all We booked for a Christmas in July for 8 friends and it was perfect. The kitchen is a dream to cook in. The house was wonderfully warm, as was the spa and all rooms. Beautiful. Thankyou.”

A Perfect Place For Relaxing.

“We had an excellent stay at the Lakehouse. The property is extremely picturesque with its own lake and huge yard. The house itself is very comfortable with a fireplace, large bedrooms, and a massive spa. The hosts were also very thoughtful--they had the fireplace going when we got in. A perfect place for a relaxing weekend. Beware, you will not want to return to the city though”

We Will Definitely be Returning

“We received a very friendly welcome and the accommodation was lovely, just as described. Everything was clean and the burning fire very much appreciated We all felt very comfortable in our surroundings and we will definitely be returning”

Would Recommend To Everyone

“The Lakehouse and grounds are absolutely stunning and well looked after. We really made the most of the log fire, it made us feel like we were back in England Thank you so much for having us, we would recommend to everyone”


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Dishwasher, Parking, Private pool, Washing machine, Wheelchair accessible

Balcony Books Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Coffee maker Cot Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Eco-Friendly Events allowed Fireplace Games room Garage Heating Hot tub Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Long-term renters welcome Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Pantry items Parking Private pool Refrigerator Satellite/Cable Stereo Stove Telephone Television Tennis Toaster Towels provided Toys Video library Washing machine Wheelchair accessible Wood stove
Highlands Lakehouse - Rural Escape is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 10.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great weekend Stayed to do the Bowral Classic. Property is fantastic. Beautiful setting & open fires. Great kitchen & facilities.
Date published: 2017-10-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Already planning our next visit!! I can not rate this property more highly. We honestly had the most incredible time. The kids were in pure heaven! The staff went above and beyond and the were so amazing with the kids. The kids were able to feed the animals collect eggs and just so much more and haven't stopped talking about it since we got home. We are already working out dates when we can come back! Thank you just so much for creating such an amazing family holiday for us filled with memories that will last a lifetime.
Date published: 2017-08-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The perfect getaway House is amazing Grounds are just as gorgeous Fire, Pool, Spa, Dams, Animals, Walks - what more do you need? We did a girls weekend away in July 2017 and loved it. So much room on the property - plenty of room to lounge around the house or sit outside and enjoy the weather/scenery. The caretakers, Phil and Natalie, were welcoming and lovely. Phil gave us a tour of this property and it is just full of so many lovely surprises. Close to wineries in the region... All of us girls agreed we'd come back! Thanks for sharing your beautiful home.
Date published: 2017-07-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely Property highly recommended Stayed here with my family and kids 9 in total and all I can say is wow!!! The place was immaculate and very well maintained and spacious. The furnishing was beautiful and the property surrounding was amazing. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and was extremely relaxed. The kids loved the animals on the farm and used the pool and tennis courts and the farm keepers were extremely friendly and even offered to show the kids the animals which really made their day. Highly recommended and will most definitely book this place again!!!!
Date published: 2017-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great family escape Highlands Lakehouse was a wonderful property to enjoy our recent family escape. There were lots of things we loved about the property - heated floors made the house nice and cosy; we really enjoyed playing tennis on the tennis court; property managers Nicole, Keith & family were great - the children loved feeding the sheep and collecting eggs from the chooks; the kitchen was perfect for cooking up a feast and accommodated 10 of us very comfortably. And all within a short drive from Sydney. We would definitely recommend.
Date published: 2016-06-23
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