About this listing
Just 90 minutes drive north of the Sydney CBD and
45 minutes south of Newcastle and the Hunter Valley.
Mandalong Sanctuary is a beautiful property at the end of a deep valley surrounded by lush virgin Australian bushland with abundant birdlife, deer, kangaroos and wombats.
The bird songs are amazing.
Peace, tranquility and rejuvenation await those who visit.
The property is perfect for small to medium size groups, whether it be for a retreat or a large family gathering.
The entire house and 6 acres of gardens that are fenced around the house. You may walk through the rest of the paddocks, ensuring all gates are closed behind you.
Interaction with guests
The host will email the guidelines and directions. We do request the guidelines to be signed, so we know you have read and understood these notes.
You will need a car. A taxi from the train station to the property is around $20-
Hello guests, we look forward to you enjoying our lovely property.
We are looking for respectful people of our beautiful house, its items and land. No pets, no smoking, no excess alcohol parties.
Enjoy the surrounds but please respect our neighbours re noise too. Loud sound does travel through the bush.
No glass wear outside to avoid broken glass and injuries.
No leaving alcohol bottles outside.
Please wash up your dishes- we have a dishwasher.
Please close all gates on the property. Horses are on the property and we ask you please do not interact with them without the host.
From Dec 23, 2016 - Jan 03, 2017 the minimum stay is 3 nights.
MANDALONG SANCTUARY BOUTIQUE RETREAT
Located at the 'Watagan Ranges' and only 90 minutes north of Sydney CBD and 45 minutes from the Hunter Valley vineyards, 'Mandalong Sanctuary' is the ideal retreat to use for your next residential training course or extended family getaway.
Enjoy the sounds of the bellbirds and sightings of kangaroos and maybe our local wombats and white deer. We do have 2 horses on the property.
The house sits on a 7 acre fenced garden area, within 90 acres, made up from Australian bushland, and english style landscaped gardens. There are numerous areas to sit on your own or picnic with your friends.
12 person spa (that reaches 42 degrees if necessary or can be simply used as a cold plunge pool)
6 person (sitting up) Swedish sauna.
Yoga Room (which holds 15 people laying down and 25 sitting up with a whiteboard and fireplace for winter that circulates natural heat through the bedrooms)
16 Single King size beds with genuine 'Hilton Hotel' mattresses , mostly in bunk style throughout 5 bedrooms. Quality linen and bedding provided.
King Bed in the 6th room.
In total the house sleeps 17-18 people MAX. We cannot accept further day guests due to pressure on water and septic system.
There are 2 bathrooms:
1 with a shower, toilet, sink, and separate bath which also contains the sauna.
The second a large bathroom with Male & Female toilets, double basin and 3 separate large showers, which are big enough to get changed in.
Chillout corner/reading area
Large living room adjoining the kitchen/ dining area, with another fireplace.
Outside is a 9 person lounge area with a rectangular umbrella to protect from sunlight and an outside dining table and numerous chairs scattered around the gardens.
There is a sealed continuous driveway at the house and numerous car parking areas. No parking on the grass allowed due to sensitive irrigation system.
Non smoking house and property.
Possible Services on your stay :
We look forward to you enjoying our special place.