Tenterfield is a quiet town at the northern end of Australia's New England region and serves as the seat of Tenterfield Shire. It's a small town that also boasts many surrounding country villages that offer outstanding restaurants, great boutique shopping and other attractions. The town itself is known for its range of heritage-listed sites, making it very attractive to history buffs. Tenterfield accommodation offers you the chance to experience living history and a relaxing holiday, whether as a family, group or couple looking for a country getaway.
Holiday homes in Tenterfield offer historic country living
A stay in Tenterfield offers the chance to see a wide range of historic sites, such as the Tenterfield Railway Station, School of Arts and historic Post Office, or to enjoy outdoor adventures in a variety of local nature preserves. You can enjoy hiking, biking or nature-watching in places like Boonoo Boonoo National Park, Bald Rock National Park or the Tooloom Falls Area, among others. A holiday home in Tenterfield can put you right in the city centre in a historic building that can sleep up to 7 people and offers access to all of these attractions.
Tenterfield accommodation beckons near local attractions
Besides the range of historic sites, there are also popular local attractions like golfing, caravan parks and museums that are attractive to visitors. Whether you're looking to shoot 18 holes, you want to educate yourself or the kids about history or you want to enjoy a luxurious glamping experience, the options for virtually any travel option you like are available in Tenterfield accommodation. Here you'll find plenty of houses, apartments, cottages, bungalows, cabins, studios and other forms of lodging that you can rent for a weekend or an extended stay.
Have a glamping experience near Tenterfield Showground Park
Tenterfield Showground Park is a popular caravan park on the outskirts of town, and it can be a great option for those who want to enjoy a luxurious glamping experience. Just a few minutes from Tenterfield Centre, you can enjoy a tent camping experience built on 8 acres and featuring gas heat, hot water, showers, gas stove and even laundry facilities. Room for up to 4 people, free wireless Internet and a kids' play area allow the whole family to get in on the fun. You can even bring your 4-legged family friends along.
Visit history with a cottage near the Railway Museum
Families who are interested in museums and history will love a trip to the Tenterfield Railway Museum, which is located in the original 1800s railway station. A cottage here offers not only accommodation for up to 6 people, but also generous provisions for breakfast to enjoy every morning. You can relax in serene, tended gardens, and many village cafes and boutique shops are just a few minutes' walk away. A mix of vintage, antique and rustic furniture provides a quaint and classic style. Complimentary chocolates and a bottle of wine are also included to complete the experience.
Shoot 18 holes with an apartment near Tenterfield Golf Club
Golf fans will enjoy the superb greens and undulating fairways on the Tenterfield Golf Club, which is acclaimed as among the finest in Australia. A 1-bedroom apartment that sleeps 2 offers privacy and serenity within less than half a kilometre of Tenterfield centre, so you can focus on your game while still having access to shopping and restaurants. An outdoor lounge area surrounded by flowers is a great spot to enjoy a glass of local NSW wine after completing your round at the course, and the polished timber floors, cosy bathrobes and clawfoot tub offer truly luxurious comfort.
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Couples' cottages offer a romantic weekend away
Couples who are looking for a romantic getaway, whether on honeymoon, celebrating an anniversary or just enjoying a special time away from the rest of the world, will fall in love with a brick-and-stone cottage in the heart of Tenterfield. Accommodation for 2 in a workers' cottage that dates to the late 19th century provides old-world charm and is complete with antique furniture and period fittings. Outside, you'll find an al fresco dining area surrounded by seasonal grape vines that climb a heavy ironbark pergola. Enjoy a view of the original 1800s cottage water well and the city's historic post office clock tower.
Houses for larger groups offer lots of space to entertain
If you're travelling with extended family, organising a business retreat or reunion gathering or hosting a wedding party, you'll find houses for larger groups located just a 5-minute drive from the town centre and offering the space you need to entertain. A 4-bedroom home on 5 hectares of land can accommodate up to 8 people and features everything you need for weekend fun. Outdoor wood fireplaces offer an evening gathering space, while barbecue facilities are great for outdoor self-catering. A spa area with a hot tub beckons guests to enjoy wine and intimacy. You can even enjoy complimentary coffee and tea during your stay.