Darkes Cottage at Glenbernie Orchard is a beautiful holiday house set on a working fruit farm. This cottage has been lovingly restored and is steeped in family history. This cottage not only provides old world charm but also a touch of elegance. There is also a farm shop on the property, plus a cellar door, showcasing the farms award winning cider's and honey mead's. At certain times of the year there is fruit picking, farm tours and workshops. Just an hour south of Sydney CBD this self-contained cottage provides you with access to some of the best bush walking areas, beaches, hang-gliding and horse riding. This ideal country escape is perfect for bridal parties, family gatherings and groups of friends.
Large holiday cottage set within an orchard farm
Set within an orchard farm this perfect holiday house has everything that you will need with a touch of elegance and old world charm and just an hour south of Sydney CBD. This beautiful cottage sleeps 8 comfortably with four queen rooms and two bathrooms.
Guest room one:
Queen bed with fitted wardrobes, ceiling fans, and daybed.
Guest room two:
Queen bed with fitted wardrobe, ceiling fans, and country cottage antique furnishings.
Guest room three:
Queen bed with fitted wardrobes, ceiling fans, and a beautiful orchard view.
Guest room four:
Queen bed, ceiling fans, with old world charm and a beautiful orchard view.
Fully fitted kitchen with everything you will need for a long lazy lunch or dinner party:
Complimentary breakfast box, includes; milk, free-range eggs, farm jams, bread, muesli.
5 burner gas stove with electric oven
Coffee pod machine
Slow combustion wood fire
Reverse cycling air conditioner
3 meter country kitchen table
Nooks for reading or playing board games
Beautiful views to the orchard
Access directly to the garden
Large garden with herb boxes for guest use
Open fire area
Information regarding the cottage
Guest's can access the front and back gardens and the full use of the cottage. There is also a farm shop on the grounds with a cellar door, showcasing the farms award winning cider's and honey mead's.
At certain times of the year there are farm tours, fruit picking and workshop's.
As this is a working farm please note there are dams and farm machinery on the grounds.
There will be a contact name and number available to all guests on arrival.
Fire wood will be provided and updated for longer stays and this will be the only time that the outdoor area is accessed, otherwise privacy is maintained at all times.
Parking is available on the farm.
Every guest is issued with a farm-gate number, providing 24 hour access to the cottage.
If your guest party exceeds 8, please contact us and we will do everything we can to accommodate you. We do not allow pets however please contact us in writing to discuss this further. Smoking is not allowed inside the house.
The surrounding neighbourhood provides access to wonderful beaches, sea pools, surfing, ocean drives, bushwalking, hang-gliding, fruit picking, horse-riding, coastal villages.