Sandy Lake Farm offers a choice of
Abbeys Cottage where children are welcome, maximum of 6 guests enjoy a farm stay holiday house fully self contained with 3 bedrooms ideal for singles, families, couples or small groups travelling together. No meals provided.
Abbeys Three-Bedroom Cottage
Exclusive use of the private cottage in the gardens of Sandy Lake Farm at Muckenburra West of Gingin. Fully furnished,self contained accommodation, towels and linen, cutlery, crockery, cooking utensils, gas stove, fridge/freezer, microwave, bbq, washing machine, iron & board, external clothes line, ducted cool air conditioning, wood fire, patio front and rear, outdoor table and chairs. No meals provided. Note nearest country supermarket and liquor store is 22kms from the farm please shop on the way as Gingin shops close at 6pm midweek 1-2pm on weekends. when looking for a villa or chalet you may prefer our country home on the farm.
Bed and Breakfast a selection of 3 queen bed rooms located in the guest wing of the main farm house - adults only.
Queen Room with Garden View and Shared Bathroom (adults only)
Breakfast included. Shared Bathroom for B and B guests with separate toilet. Featuring views over the gardens, this air-conditioned room offers a double wardrobe, a ceiling fan, a TV and a DVD player. All bed linen and bathrobes are provided. An oil heater is provided during winter months. No self catering. Evening meal available upon request 48 hours notice required. Children cannot be accommodated in this room type. Please note that there is no capacity for additional guests.
All accommodation is nestled in the farm gardens among shady trees, large lawned areas, rose beds, vegetable garden and a variety of ornamental trees. Our 166 acre farm runs Galloway Cattle and Dorper sheep in the farming locality of Muckenburra, 22kms West of Gingin. A leisurely 1 hour north of Perth. Sunsets are glorious so bring your camera and binoculars to watch the birds on our lake. Farm animals will amuse you at feeding time, collect the eggs from the chooks but don't let them out please. Table tennis for all and swing set for small children.
Since opening in 2009 our guests have enjoyed holidays here from all over the world and great excitement at the end of 2010 when we were awarded state and National winners in the category of Country Getaway Accommodation. "WISH YOU WERE HERE" book your next country farm stay getaway today! NOW FULLY ACCREDITED with the Australian Business Accreditation tick by WA Tourism Council. Guests rated us 9.6 in December 2015.
Free local phone calls, your mobile phone service - best to have the major mobile provider in this area. Wifi Internet access for emails is available for B and B guests.
Children and Extra Guests Details
maximum of 6 guests in Abbeys Cottage. Extended families, singles and couples love the peace and quiet and exclusivity of the private cottage. Cook up a feast all utensils gas stove, fridge freezer or barbecue, or take a days driving adventure for a lobster meal and a visit to the pinnacles or New Norcia Monastery. Families it is easy to enjoy your own special holiday foods and sleep times are not interrupted for the smaller children. (no meals provided and sorry no pets)
6 Adults can book any or all of the 3 large rooms in the B and B situated in the main home at Sandy Lake Farm. (no self catering no pets) Refer to rooms and bedding for your group choices.
Total accommodation 12 for your special group bookings.
Car Parking Details
plenty of free parking please park in designated parking areas and no driving on the lawns is appreciated.
Things To Do
Best place to stay when visiting the Gravity Discovery centre Observatory, Yanchep National Park, Guilderton or the Moore River or 1 hour to the Pinnacles. Gingin Region is renowned for large tracts of olive orchards and citrus fruit, blueberries and early peaches and nectarines, Mangoes and Avocados.On the farm fly your kite, take some photos, bring your remote control car or boat for the lake area, byo wine etc for a drink on the patio. Read a book, watch a long awaited DVD, gaze rest relax enjoy the sunsets and starry night skies. Nearby visits are to wineries, honey farm, advocado shop (in season) Devonshire tea spots, Cafe or A La Carte Restaurants within a short drive. Visit the Gravity Discovery Centre, Book before you arrive for the Observatory star gazing nights. Take a swim, paddle boat, canoe or dinghy hire at Moore River or bring your own kayak and take a trip around our now full lake, Like horseriding this is now available aprox 20km from our farm. Drive to Lancelin for windsurfing or sandboarding down the dunes just a short scenic drive one hour aprox. Take a self drive tour to New Norcia aprox one hour north east and visit the monastery and art gallery and have some lunch at the hotel. On the way home stop at Granville park in Gingin and see the water wheel working, visit the memorial trail through the paper barks, lots to do or little to do its your chance to rest and revive in our quiet location. Other places of interest are Yanchep National Park 37kms south west or Pinnacles at Nambung National Park 1.5 hours drive north.