Sandy Lake Farm Stay - Abbeys Cottage

3 bedroom Farm stays for rent in Gingin

Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Min nights: 2

$225.00 - $250.00*per dayprice range estimate for 2 guests*

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Sandy Lake Farm - Abbeys Cottage perfect for family's, couples, single travellers fully self contained cottage. Max 6 guests really enjoy  farm stay holidays. 

Abbeys Three-Bedroom Cottage

Exclusive use of the private cottage in the gardens of Sandy Lake Farm at Muckenburra West of Gingin. Fully furnished, 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.


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. 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!

Business Facilities

Free local phone calls ask the owners Reg and Veronica to use their house phone no phone in the cottage no wifi sorry but a good opportunity to be wifi free for a while you can of course get wifi on your own phone or tablet using a  device from you service provider. . HInt for your mobile phone service - best to have the major mobile provider 

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 provided all linen provided, Microwave, oven and hot plates to gas stove, fridge freezer, barbecue, rice cooker blender, plunger coffee maker, washing machine. 

(no meals provided and sorry no pets)

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.

Take some quiet time to read one of our books or byo. perhaps watch a long awaited DVD, est relax enjoy the sunsets and starry night skies. Nearby visits are to wineries, honey farm, advocado shop (in season) Devonshire tea spots, Alpaca cothing at the nearby train station and Cafe. Visit a recommended cafe or honey place or mini golf 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,  Drive to Lancelin for windsurfing or sandboarding down the dunes 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.

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344 Tangletoe Rd, Muckenburra, Gingin WA 6503, AUS

Laundry facilities
Pets not allowed
No smoking
Children's Playground
Games room
BBQ - Gas
Accept VISA
Accept MasterCard
Air conditioning
Linen supplied
Undercover or off street parking
Log fires
Lake nearby
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Baby Cot
Books/Magazines Supplied
Videos/DVDs Supplied
Bath towels provided
Hair dryer
Heaters provided
Iron and ironing board
Washing machine
In-house Movies/Videos
Dishes and utensils

For the safety of guests some areas of the farm have exclusions

Children to be supervised by parent or guardian at all times we have plenty of unfenced water with pool, lakes, dams etc as well as farm animals and electric fencing. 

Please do not drive on the lawns and keep speed to a slow walking rate to ensure safety of guests and our animals.

Custom booking conditions

1. Check in 2pm Check out 10am

2. 20% deposit is payable on day of booking. Balance is payable 14 days prior to arrival or on day of booking if less than 14 days your credit card will be charged accordingly please note these dates.

3. Cancellation 14 days prior to arrival or no show incurs 100% booking fee cancellation over 14 days incurs fees.

3. Abbeys cottage no meals provided, linen towels, cutlery, crockery,fridge/freezer, gas stove, microwave, wash/machine, BBQ. $75 cleaning fee may apply

4. Reminder 22kms to nearest shop.

5.Guests are reminded that access to the property is by paying guests, guests visitors access is to be arranged with the owners prior to access to the property for any reason.

6.Please park in bays no parking on lawns please

8.Please respect the residential amenity of the property and neighbours.

9.Please refrain from engaging in drunken, obscene or antisocial behaviour if this is not adhered to you may be advised to leave the farm with no refund.. Noise should be kept to a minimum especially between the hours of 10pm and 8am to conform to the residential amenity of the property.

10. All damage or breakages will be the responsibility of the persons making the booking a valid credit card is required and photo id on arrival. Up to $300 may be claimed on the credit card for damage to the property. Should the $300 not cover the costs further charges will be payable by the person making the booking.

11. Please maintain the security of the property, for your safety we prefer to escort you through the farm animal paddocks. All other areas can be walked through, read our in house brochure for guidelines. Parents please supervise children at all times water hazhards dams, lakes and pool with no fencing.

12.Smoking outside the premises on the patio only, however if it is found to be of annoyance to other paying guests then the smoking guests will be asked to halt smoking for the duration of their stay. This is a non smoking establishment

Travel Directions

22kms West of Gingin. 25 kms from Guilderton.

Travelling from Perth follow the blue and white signs on the corners  perhaps starting at of Indian Ocean Drive and Military Rd travel to the end of Military Rd and turn right into Gingin Brook Rd travel 4.2 kms turn right at Quinn Rd travel 1kms and turn  left into Tangletoe Rd travel 3.4kms. Green picket fence is us at 344 Tangletoe Rd, Muckenburra.

Alternatively from Brand Highway turn left into Gingin Brook Rd travel 12 kms turn left into Quinn Rd travel 1.5 kms turn left into Tangletoe Rd travel 3.4 kms to the front gate at 344 Tangletoe Rd Travelling

One hours drive north of Perth CBD 1.5 hours from the Perth airport 40 minutes north of Yanchep and 11kms from Gingin Discovery Centre and Observatory.