We had the most amazing weekend staying in a cabin at Turon Gates! We arrived at night and woke to realize just how remote we were. We loved going ...
We had the most amazing weekend staying in a cabin at Turon Gates! We arrived at night and woke to realize ...
Pet-Friendly Riverside Tented Cabin near Blue Mountains, New South Wales
Description of Glamping Units
This pet-friendly cabin rental tucked away in the woodland near the Blue Mountains National Park, in scenic New South Wales just west of Sydney, can comfortably accommodate up to eight happy glampers and their pets. There is a private terrace space offering views over the surrounding forest, and sounds on the nearby river. The master bedroom features a king size bed, while four to six single beds can also be found throughout the rental. The bathroom is large and fully equipped with hot water as well.
A large kitchen and dining area is also offered by the cabin, making for fantastic family dinners. A fireplace ensures warmth and relaxation indoors during the winter months, while an outdoor barbecue can be great for al fresco dining in the warmer part of the year. The terrace provides sensational views over the river, and there is no TV or DVD player in the cabin, ensuring that guests are undisturbed while enjoying an immersion in nature. This cabin offers an experience in sustainability, with the cabin boasting solar panels to provide all of the electricity.
Glampers should bring their own food and drink, as this cabin is self-catering. They are also suggested to bring their own torch, matches, tissues, toilet paper, picnic rugs, and cushions for outdoor comfort. Linens are able to be provided by the host for an extra charge, although guests have the option of bringing their own.
There is a daily pet fee of $6. Read More
- Board games
- Dining table
- King-size bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Lounge/Living room
- Private bathroom
- Running water
- Twin/Single Bed
The accommodations on this property are all environmentally friendly, consuming only gas and solar energy. Cozy fireplaces and a private barbecue areas will allow glampers to dine in nature.
- Body treatment
- Deck or balcony
- Dining room
- Fire pit
- Laundry service
- Patio furniture
Location + Surroundings
This glamping getaway is a truly authentic bush hideaway. Tranquil and unspoiled, the property is just two and a half hours to three hours from Sydney by car. The site is situated in the Blue Mountains near Mudgee, and a trout stream winds its way through the valley. These accommodations offer sensational mountain views, making this an all-year-round favorite holiday destination for Australian couples and families. Guests can enjoy waking up to the sounds of the bush, and the chatter of the birds and animals who come to the river to drink.
The property offers a unique Aussie holiday with wild kangaroos bounding past guests' door and limited mobile phone reception—this is a real break from city life. It's located 12 kilometers down a well-graded dirt road from the highway and is safe for two-wheel-drive (2WD) vehicles. Read More
Events can be held at the glamping site, including weddings, conferences, family reunions, and parties, all of which would be presented in an amazing atmosphere. Guests are encouraged to contact the host to plan the special event together, and make sure it will be the most memorable and personalized event that can achieved.
If local alcohol and spirits are something of interest, wines from Turon and the surrounding area are available at the managers office. The ever-expanding list has a starting price of $16 per bottle. Orders can be delivered to the accommodation, and are available for special events.
Guests can indulge in a 'Full Body Swedish Massage' or a 'Remedial Deep Tissue Massage', for $80. Booking is essential, so please inquire with the host upon how to do so. Read More
- Bird watching
- Body treatments
- Horseback riding
- Spa treatments
- Wildlife viewing
The property offer plenty of outdoor activities, but some guests just love the tranquility of the site, and prefer to indulge in a quiet night roasting marshmallows, playing Yahtzee, and reading, which can be done with ease.
Horseback might be a activity glampers will want to do; jump the fallen trees and rocky streams. Furthermore, there are horse riding trails to suit all abilities and ages, and hourly, half, or full day rates are available for adults and children. The Turon River, boosted as having crystal clear blue water, is a freshwater trout stream and perfect for all dedicated fly fisherman and curious dogs. The fishing season extends from the October to June. Glampers will need to bring personal fishing gear and a valid license.
Some other activities that can be enjoyed are canoeing, panning for gold, and hiking the local terrain. The property contains no less than 15 kilometers of river and thousands of acres of magical bush-land to discover. Guests can follow the old Chinese 'gold rush' water race up the river, or bring their dog to explore the rivers edge or walk the countless trails available to be explored.
Other general activities include swimming, mountain biking, climbing, photography, and even a round of golf. This glamping site is full of local animals; kangaroos, wombats, platypus, possums, bush lizards, and much more roam the property regularly. The area is renowned for its array of birds, so guests are encouraged to bring along a pair of binoculars to discover all the wildlife.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
When checking out of the accommodation, please leave it clean and tidy or a cleaning fee may be added onto the guests account. The final payment is required two weeks prior to arrival in order to secure the booking. The GST tax is included within the rates, and a 15% surcharge is added on school and public holidays. Read More