For nature enthusiasts, bushwalkers and lovers of fine foods and wine, 'Jilba' offers an ideal central point to stay and enjoy your exploration of everything the magical Great Southern Region of Western Australia has to offer.
Come, relax and enjoy a welcome break in this spacious two bedroom fully self-contained cottage. The upstairs unit sleeps four, with the option of a folder bed for a fifth person & all linen is provided. A complimentary Continental breakfast if offered on your first morning. All you need bring are your personal items and food for the remainder of your stay.
Situated in the heart of the Great Southern region of Western Australia, 400km south east of Perth and 43km north of Albany, 'Jilba' is a 77ha cattle, avocado & table olive farm on the southern slopes of the ancient Porongurup Range and backs onto the Porongurup National Park. The farm is within easy driving distance of Albany, Mount Barker, Denmark, Walpole and the Stirling Range, with something to offer all members of the family.
Enjoy peace, tranquillity and fresh country air, with panoramic views over our gardens and olive grove, across rolling farmland to Albany and the South Coast.
Explore the many walks, including the Castle Rock Granite Skywalk, in the Porongurups or Bluff Knoll in the Stirling Range and in season, enjoy the myriad of wildflowers, that the region is famous for. Take time to sample our superb cool climate wines from some of our award winning boutique wineries, also our local produce.
Then at the end of the day, sit back on the cottage's wide deck & relax with a BBQ, whilst enjoying one the region's superb wines. Take a stroll through our beautiful gardens, around the farm or up into the National Park, which backs onto the Cottage. Enjoy the myriad of bird life and revel in the magnificent sunsets, plus the sight of kangaroos coming out to graze at dusk.