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Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Occupying one pavilion of an award winning contemporary eco- farmhouse on our beautiful 50 acre organic farm on the Lachlan river, Girragirra Retreat just a four minute drive from the Forbes CBD.
An open plan living space with big north facing windows overlooking our developing wetland means you can kick back and enjoy watching the wildlife at play.
The fully equipped kitchen allows guests to self- cater and is generously stocked with healthy breakfast provisions including our own organic free range eggs; home baked sourdough, cereals including Girragirra's homemade muesli; yoghurt; milk; bread; home made jams and marmalade; seasonal fruit and filtered rain water on tap.
Dine by starlight under our huge western sky in your private guest courtyard with potted fresh herbs and a gas barbecue adding to the outdoor dining experience. In addition, guests are free to pick and eat from our developing permaculture food garden.
Your complimentary pantry includes teas, freshly ground coffee, Gibson's Grove olive oil, grinder salt and pepper, sugar and flour. A mini bar is provided as a service.
Comfy couches, a Bose sound system with IPod dock and a flat screen TV with Apple TV for movies make for a very relaxing living space
The bedrooms are modern, sleek, luxurious and comfortable, with your choice of either king or king single beds.
Bedrooms are ensuite, one with a bath overlooking the wetland, the other a work desk + wired broadband, both with Wi-Fi.
Your linen, towels and bathrobes are washed in rainwater and dried in fresh air and sunshine - and yes we do iron sheets!
Free broadband internet, both wired and Wi-Fi, evaporative cooling throughout,underfloor solar hydronic heating, a private laundry and private undercover parking complete this special offering.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Parkes airport 32 km, Nearest railway: Forbes 4 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Fax machine, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river|
The New South Wales region
The Central West of NSW was originally inhabited by the Wiradjuri people and has a rich cultural heritage with magnificent landscapes, fabulous food & wine, incredible night skies and and a mass of amazing events.
The region enjoys a mediterranean climate with four distinct seasons
Forbes is one of the prettiest towns in central western NSW located on a billabong of the Lachlan River.
We invite you to come and experience our country hospitality, heritage, beautiful natural environment and distinctive local attractions. History will come alive as you explore our town and learn of its gold rush past and agriculture based present.
Experience Lake Forbes and the Lachlan River or a spectacular sunrise or sunset at the acclaimed Gum Swamp Wildlife Refuge. You will love our boutique and specialty stores and our distinctive local dining. Come and experience Forbes and you'll be left with a lasting impression until next you return.
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