Station House provides a premium self-contained house with three bedrooms, in a picturesque and relaxing environment. Station House is ideal for a quiet getaway with its landscaped gardens and shaded verandahs to relax on. Suitable for couples, families or small groups wanting to catch up. Be transported back in time to a peaceful yet elegant place exuding country charm in an Australian bush setting. Enjoy watching the sun go down whilst sitting on the front verandah and observing the resident Bandicoots, Blue Wrens and Kookaburras. Delight your senses with a stroll along the Railway Reserves Heritage Trail adjacent to the property, or just relax and unwind.
An elegant sitting room has a fireplace that invites evening chats with a bottle of wine. All of your meals can be prepared using locally sourced produce in the modern kitchen. Take a seat at the dining table if there’s a chill in the air, or head through the French doors and onto the patio for a sun-kissed al fresco setting.
Inclusions:- Tea and coffee, fully equipped modern kitchen, reverse cycle air conditioner, fresh linen and towels.
The Perth Hills offers amazing walk trails, spectacular State forest, arts, history and culture - all within a 40-minute drive from the Perth city. Mount Helena is one of 11 distinct villages within the Shire of Mundaring which covers an area of 644sqkm of which one-third is State Forest. Other villages include Darlington, Glen Forrest, Mahogany Creek, Mundaring, Stoneville, Parkerville, Sawyers Valley, Chidlow, Wooroloo and Helena Valley. The villages are steeped in a rich history, closely linked by the old railway line that is now the fabulous Railway Reserves Heritage Trail stretching some 59kms through the shire.
Delight in the art and culture in the villages of Perth Hills, linked by the old railway line like bright beads on a thread. The steam engines and sleepers are long gone now, with horse riders, trail walkers and cyclists enjoying the Railway Reserves Heritage Trail. There's something about the air up here that means you'll often find yourself stopping for a chat with friendly walkers and continue on your way smiling. Mundaring Shire is also a place to encounter some of Western Australia's fascinating history, including the startlingly beautiful Mundaring Weir and CY O'Connor's famous pipeline that has been supplying water to Kalgoorlie for over 100 years.
For solo-adventurers or couples leaving the stress of metropolitan life behind for a weekend or a week, whittle away hours in one of our secluded and famous picnic spots, or take a very long walk with space and time to ponder life without the noise of the inner-city. Step away from the pressures of urban life and enjoy time with your family amongst the tall timber and verdant spaces of Mount Helena and surrounds.
Just 40 minutes from Perth CBD, the Perth Hills is a place where you can immerse yourself in nature. No need to trek down south to find the deep spaces of forest and farmland. Simply take a dreamy drive through green pasture and paddock, or walk some of the amazing scenic and historic trails, or throw down a picnic blanket and while away a sunny afternoon in one of the national parks.
You'll feel yourself breathe out as you come up the hill to discover the Perth Hills – it's the spot you'll feel your pulse slow down, where you can delight in the outdoors with all the conveniences of modern life (and some of Perth's best cafes and wineries) just a hop, skip, and a jump away.
Come to the Perth Hills for the weekend and go exploring. Browse an art gallery or take a tasting at a boutique winery. Unearth the best value parmie-and-pint under the eucalypts at the local Mount Helena Tavern, a short 100 metre stroll through the forest from Station House and fall into your bed for the night in this beautiful location. The Perth Hills has a rich range of art and culture, cute gift shops, and cafes and restaurants, just waiting for you to enjoy.
The Heart of the Perth Hills offers a diverse range of exciting events including the Mundaring Sunday Markets held on the second Sunday of each month. Mundaring Shire is also home to beautiful Lake Leschenaultia, the Karakamia Wildlife Sanctuary, and Perth Hills Discovery Centre. For families, these places provide the kind of education your kids can only get by a hands-on adventure – they'll still be talking about it next year.
We are located 25 min from Perth Airport. 40 minutes from Perth CBD. Within walking distance to local hotel and shops. Transperth bus stop is less than 100 mtrs from the property.