Safari-Themed Holiday Rental for Large Groups in Hunter Valley, New South Wales

Pokolbin, New South Wales (Australia)

Safari-Themed Holiday Rental for Large Groups in Hunter Valley, New South Wales

Cabooses
1 unit
8 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This restored train carriage is located in Hunter Valley, New South Wales, and makes the perfect holiday rental for up to eight guests. There are six beds in total and four private bedrooms. Made up of two restored train compartments with double beds built in and another two sections with two single beds built in. In the bathroom, guests will have two toilets, a sink, and two toilets.

In the living room, guests will find an oversize L-shaped sofa, safari-inspired decor, and a plush rug. With ample windows, guests can enjoy plenty of natural light while unwinding and relaxing in this space. There is a fully equipped kitchen with everything guests would need to prepare meals as well as a covered deck. Here, guests can enjoy al fresco dining and grill on the BBQ, which is right next to the pool.

Accommodation Features

  • Lounge/Living room
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Sink
  • Double bed
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Fan
  • Parking
  • Shared Barbecue
Guests will enjoy having fully-equipped accommodations, as well as plenty of shared features on site. Facilities here include a tennis court, a 10-person spa, and an outdoor pool. Some of the property's rentals offer combustion fires and all come set with barbecue facilities. There is also free parking provided.

Guest Services

  • Bar/Pub
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • Spa

Location + Surroundings

Entertainment
  • Museums
Located on 25 acres in the beautiful Hunter Valley of New South Wales, this property is a unique getaway surrounded by vineyards. Set in the town of Pokolbin, within the Hunter Valley, this area is known primarily for its prestigious grape varietals and also as being one of the largest river valleys on the coast of New South Wales. Guests who stay in this area will be around world-renowned wineries, close to the city of Newcastle, and a short drive from Werakata National Park. The property itself is enveloped by a network of creeks, small ponds, and gardens. Guests will be within reach of the Hunter Valley Zoo and Hunter Valley Gardens.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Wine tasting
  • Whale watching
Adventures and sports
  • Golfing

Guests who stay here will have numerous activities to choose from. Those looking to tour the area can take a scenic bike trip with Grapemobile Bicycle Hire and Tours, while guests interested in seeing the area on horseback can head to Chapman Valley Horse Riding. For those looking for a view from up top, they can go on one of the many hot-air balloon tours offered in the area. For adrenaline junkies, there is also skydiving with Skydive the Beach and Beyond Singleton and air tours with Hunter Valley Aviation. In addition, guests can relax around the grounds of the property or hire a Grapemobile bike for a tour of the seven nearby vineyards. Top wineries to visit include Scarborough Wine Co Tasting Room, Waverley Estate, Piggs Peake Winery, and Hunter Valley Gardens. In the summer, guests can take a scenic drive to the coast to visit Hunter Wetlands National Park. For dining, this host recommends guests head to The Verandah Restaurant.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Strict

It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. If you cancel at any time, you will not receive any refund.

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Additional Information

This property is set with a total of six restored train carriages that are now exceptionally well-equipped for self-catering, having undergone a comprehensive conversion. Please inquire with the host if interested in booking additional rentals.

Upon check-in, full guest registration and payment details are required in case of damages.

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