Welcome to Cornwallis House on the Hawkesbury River just near Windsor View 23 photos The jacuzzi with the best views in the Hawkesbury Massive verandah perfect for relaxing outdoors and taking in the views. Lounge Room  with Gas Log Fireplace Entertaining area on the extended verandah. Fully Equipped Gourmet Kitchen flows out to the huge Entertaining verandah Dining area comfortably seats 8-10 people Plenty of room and space for the whole group on the verandah. The kitchen is the focal point of the house where people like to gather. What better place for a quiet cup of tea in the winter sun River View Bedroom with ensuite and hammock Main Orchard View room with French doors opening to the verandah 4th bedroom Downstairs The 3rd bedroom with verandah overlooking the orchard  River View Bedroom Ensuite to the main Orchard View bedroom Ensuite to the main Orchard View bedroom Ensuite for the River View room Downstairs en suite bathroom for the 4th bedroom Photos of Cornwallis taken from a Cloud 9 Hot Air Balloon as it flew overhead What a perfect way to relax! Plenty of room for a family game of cricket Relaxing father and son bonding time in the hammock
  1. Australia
  2. NSW
  3. Sydney
  4. Hawkesbury River
  5. #77005

CORNWALLIS HOUSE : Luxury small group 4bed/4bath

House, Hawkesbury River

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 77 reviews

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Min 2 - 4 nights stay

8 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
4 bathrooms

Description

WHOLE HOUSE..... WHOLE GROUP..... WHOLE HOLIDAY .....

WHY CHOOSE CORNWALLIS HOUSE FOR YOUR NEXT GETAWAY?

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Our unique features....

4 x large king size bedrooms, all opening onto the verandah.

4 x en-suite bathrooms attached to each bedroom - a feature rare to find.

Each of the 4 x king beds can be split into separate long single twin beds if required

Accommodates 8 people in absolute comfort or maximum of 12 with 4 x extra beds.

Spacious house with massive wraparound verandahs, sitting on acres of grounds

Absolute riverfront

Picturesque setting amongst a working orange orchard

Most amazing "WOW" 360 degree views of the river and surrounding rural countryside

Fully equipped kitchen - nothing to bring.

Breakfast provisions for 8 people on the first morning are included in the rate

So close to the city, yet feels like you're way out in the country

Bonus extra night on Sundays makes it great value for money subject to availability

ABOUT CORNWALLIS HOUSE:

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LOCATION: -

Conveniently located on Sydney's north west doorstep in the "lowlands" region of the upper Hawkesbury Valley, a little pocket of paradise only 4 minutes drive from Windsor and just over a 1 hour drive from the city centre.

Situated on a quiet country lane with no through traffic, and hidden among the orange groves on the banks of the tranquil Hawkesbury River you will find Cornwallis House, a luxurious holiday home, ideal for those looking to find the perfect escape.

The surrounding area is a flat rural picturesque patchwork of citrus orchards, small agricultural farms, turf farms, equestrian stud farms and polo fields.

Cornwallis House is a grand and charming two storey Queenslander style house with wraparound verandahs, blending with its surroundings perfectly. The interior is contemporary and stylish, creating an atmosphere of elegant comfort and total relaxation.

This house provides guests with a level of comfort, space, privacy and relaxation unmatched in the area.

OUR GUESTS LOVE.......

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The surrounding uninterrupted 360 degree VIEWS that give the house its WOW factor

You will be mesmerised from the minute you arrive till the minute you leave.

Feeling like they're way out in the country, yet they're still so close to the city, and that they don't have to spend hours to get there.

The superbly equipped gourmet kitchen including coffee machine, which is the focal point of the house and the place where everyone tends to gather. The kitchen and outdoor BBQ on the verandah is for people who like to cook. You won't need to bring anything extra with you it is completely fitted out with everything you are ever likely to need to cook up a storm.

Soaking in our 6 person outdoor SPA which has prime position on a mezzanine deck facing the river and offering the best views in the Hawkesbury Sunset and stargazing from the spa on a clear night makes for a memorable stay sunrise is pretty spectacular too for early risers.

Escaping for a snooze, or a quiet read and there's no more tranquil place to do so than in one of our 4 extra large family size hammocks on the upstairs wraparound verandah. The kids love them too.

Wandering through the orchard picking orange fruit straight from the trees in season May - Sep,

You'll never taste orange juice as good as this anywhere else.

Fishing from the riverbank.

Going for a walks down the quiet country lane.

Exploring the many great attractions of the area, including some outstanding cafes, bars and restaurants, as well as the local historic buildings and lively art scene.

ENTERTAINING:

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Cornwallis House was designed with entertaining in mind. There are two levels of outdoor space, one upstairs and one downstairs, with multiple outdoor settings and places to relax and dine outdoors. It's perfect for small groups who like to stay in and cook for themselves, spending quality time together relaxing with a few drinks over long lazy meals.

We allow guests to invite extra family or friends to visit during their stay, however there are limits and venue hire fees, depending on the numbers and your requirements. Please ask us about this when you enquire, and remember that honesty is the best policy.

INDOOR ENTERTAINMENT:

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On the days when the weather is not so good you'll find shelves of new paperback novels, stacks of magazines, over 160 DVDs to watch or CD's to listen to, a Wii games console with adult & childrens games, as well as a large variety of new board games & card games to play, complete with a poker set, as well as a full size table tennis set up in the multi purpose room downstairs.

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES:

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When you're feeling active we have 8 adult and 2 childrens bikes with helmets. You can choose to go for a ride along the country lanes exploring the Cornwallis "lowlands" area, or you could go for a nice flat ride into town Windsor along a new bike path, where you'll find an ice cream shop, an old fashioned lolly shop plus lots of cafes, restaurants, pizzerias, pubs, and shops.

HAPPY KIDS, HAPPY PARENTS, HAPPY HOLIDAY.....

Our guests tell us how glorious it is not to hear their children say the dreaded 2 words..."I'm bored". There's always something to keep them happy and occupied. We have a small cubby house, acres of grounds and lawn for outdoor games such as volleyball, cricket, baseball, soccer, badminton, croquet and boules. We also have an orchard full of orange trees to pick the fruit from in season. In summer we have an inflatable water slide for the toddlers see image in the photo gallery and two "slip n slides". We also have loads of childrens DVDs and board games.

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SOMETHING EXTRA:

LAZY LATE CHECK OUT DEAL valid for stays until 31st March 2017

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Our proximity to the city means it is easily accessible for weekend stays. You can be at Cornwallis in a ONE HOUR DRIVE from just about anywhere in Sydney.

So, instead of checking out at 11:00 a.m., on Sunday mornings, as you would with most other accommodation properties, why not stretch your break further in the Hawkesbury by staying until late on your last night, or better still, have a bonus extra night and check out the Monday morning, at no extra cost. Subject to availability at the time. We call this our LAZY LATE CHECK OUT DEAL Stay 3/Pay 2 nights special offer

IN-HOUSE SERVICES

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To enhance your stay we can arrange in house PAMPER TREATMENTS or a PRIVATE COOK/ CHEF to prepare a special meal for you. Please ask us about this.

WEDDINGS:

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We have many groups stay with us who are either getting married, or are attending a wedding, at one of the many fabulous local wedding venues.

We're often asked we will allow weddings on the property, and the answer is generally Yes, our guests are welcome to have their wedding at Cornwallis House. We're well set up for small country garden weddings on site. Maximum number is 100, and venue hire fees apply. Please contact the owners, Angelo and Alannah, for more information and a quotation.

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PLEASE NOTE: -

- Cornwallis House has a NO SMOKING policy inside the house..

- Due to the lack of fencing the property is not suitable for pets.

- We don't accept bookings for "bucks" weekends.

- There is river access for watercraft that can be carried such as canoes, kayaks and dinghys, however due to the steep site it can't be used as a boat ramp for cars with boat trailers. .

YOUR ASSURANCE OF QUALITY - OUR ACCREDITATIONS:

Cornwallis House has recently been re-assessed and continues to be awarded a 4 & 1/2 star rating by Star Ratings Australia, an independent national tourism accreditation program used by the state motoring associations such as NRMA, RACQ, RACV and so on.

We are also proud members of HHART Hills Hawkesbury And Riverlands Tourism our local regional tourism association.

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I M P O R T A N T For your security - Cornwallis House is managed in Australia and we NEVER request payments be made to overseas bank accounts or in foreign currency.

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Features

Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Balcony Books Ceiling fan 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 Games room 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 Refrigerator Stereo Stove Telephone Television Toaster Towels provided Toys Video Games Video library Washing machine
CORNWALLIS HOUSE : Luxury small group 4bed/4bath is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 77.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stunning and just like home! Wow. What a pleasure it was to stay at the beautiful Cornwallis House for the weekend of my wedding. It was just like home. I had my whole family, bridal party and hair and makeup girls stay at the house. We have never all felt like we were at home. It was perfect, spacious and so much fun! The views are second to none and to relax with my new husband was amazing. Can't wait to stay here again.
Date published: 2016-11-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT! My friends and I absolutely LOVED our stay at Cornwallis House - everything from picking oranges from the trees in the orchard for fresh juice in the morning, cycling into Windsor, and simply relaxing on the balcony with a few wines enjoying the magnificent views. Angelo and Alannah made everything so easy in the lead up and through to our stay. We cooked a special lunch for a friend's 40th birthday and the kitchen layout and facilities were perfect for this. Hopefully we will get to come back again sometime soon.
Date published: 2016-10-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Wedding Venue My partner and I recently got married at Cornwallis House and it was perfect! Alannah and Angelo were so helpful from when we originally made our enquiry to the wedding day itself. They supplied us with a lot of the equipment and helped us set it up prior to the wedding. The house itself is so well equipped with everything you could possibly need and has a real homely feel. The outdoor area has the most stunning views and it is extremely relaxing to sit in the outdoor spa or read a book in the hammock. All of our guests were so impressed with the venue and we can highly recommend it for a wedding or just a weekend away! Thank you so much and we hope to visit again soon!e
Date published: 2016-10-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this gorgeous property. Our group of 4 couples had a wonderful relaxing, fun stay at Cornwallis House. So much included - a fantastic breakfast hamper, fruit bowl, bikes for a fun ride, hammocks, the wonderful spa and lots of games and DVD's. It was clean and well prepared with plenty of towels and toiletries. A wonderful, relaxing weekend with friends.
Date published: 2016-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic getaway! We have just returned from our 4th visit to Cornwallis House. This is such a wonderful home to relax and unwind with everything that you need at your fingertips. They provide a hearty breakfast and there are lots of things in the cupboard for your cooking needs. We love just sitting in the spa drinking champagne but there are plenty of things to keep you busy like table tennis, bikes, badminton, bocci and more. This is 5 star accommodation and we look forward to our next visit.
Date published: 2016-08-04
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