MAGNOLIA HOUSE IS ABOUT EXPERIENCES!-be it breakfast on the deck watching the morning mist rise over the Cambewarra Mountain Ranges, awakening to the sound of birdsong, picking a lemon from our orchard ready for your G&T! Or indeed winter days curled up on the sofa with a good read from our library ,in front of the roaring fire. Summertime, cool off in our private pool, dine al fresco! .Providing a luxury touches ,your own country homestead to enjoy. Also a separate studio available,just for two!
LOCATED between Berry and Nowra ,north of the SHOALHAVEN RIVER ,nestled in the hamlet of Bangalee,overlooking pasture land and mountains. Walk from the back gate into the bush,spot the roos at dusk .
Magnolia house is accessible to all the beauty that the UNSPOILT SHOALHAVEN has to offer,be it river activities, bush walking or the beach , plus the heritage township of BERRY and business CBD of NOWRA
THE HOMESTEAD is a unique property.Magnolia house was a much loved family home and became boutique, now award winning , self catering accommodation in 2011.A large spacious and vesitrile venue for business or pleasure,set on close to two acres of gardens and orchard. An ideal escape for all to enjoy! A variety of living areas and shared and private spaces means one may all play,dine,chat together, or indeed find solitude and rest in a corner of the house or garden. Our large family kitchen is filled with all the chef needs. A larder with basics such as herbs, oil, flour ,salt and pepper and much more. We have a large fridge, separate freezer, in the laundry. Fresh herbs are available for your culinary delights! As are seasonal vegetables and fruits.
A laundry ,complete with dryer a must for those staying longer or workers to the area.
BEDROOMS sleeping 10 people , extra guests may stay but additional tariff applies .The house contains 5 bedrooms,1 family bathroom with two basins and shower , separate toilet, 2 ensuites, one with a bath. Two King, one queen ,a twin/double and one double bedroom,plus a fold out single suitable for a child/teenager Alternative bed configeration could be 5 doubles, thus allowing five couples to stay.
Our beautiful garden room is the centre of the homestead, affording comfy seating to sit back and watch the trees sway and the parrots suckling nectar from the bottlebrush. A totally relaxing experience. This large multi purpose room is also ideal for family get togethers. Indeed the house has been used for many reunions. From here you can watch the children on the pool deck. On a summer evening open the windows to enjoy a cool breeze or winter time enjoy the warmth of the sun through the large glass windows. A year round room for all to enjoy. Step out onto the courtyard with BBQ and outdoor dining.
Keen to include all visitors ,in 2016 we have installed an accessible ramp, built to correct specifications.
Wheel chair , walkers, prams can now gain a smooth access to the property. Once inside the house is level ,except for a couple of steps to our 'west wing'.
The main bathroom has a rail in the shower and shower stool. The toilet has a support rail available.
CHILD FRIENDLY of course as a family grew up here. We can supply a portacot,2 highchairs, plastic dining wear, toys play mat ,indoor games, toys, table tennis, pool table ,colouring station,lots of play space inside and out. A flat garden ready for cricket! The children can play and explore our garden, run through the orchard, climb trees and be free! Even book a babysitter!
PET FRIENDLY. Your pet is welcome to the homestead and we provide beds, blankets, bowls and towels! Even a treat for the pooch. We have a gated area for small dogs ,a larger area for bigger animals, plus the whole property is fenced with a gate that you may close. Plenty of space and walks to explore with your four legged friend. We can even arrange a doggy day spa!
Magnolia house can provide outstanding Wedding party accommodation , be it for the Bridal Party or just as a honey moon venue. Our,"West wing ", is private . A split level room , king bed ,1000count linen, fluffy towels ,his/her gowns,(for bride & groom) ,hand made local soap,double shower and spa bath. For the happy couple a a special welcome basket with chocolates,wine and more...We are minutes from a main wedding venue ,the Cambewarra Estate. Also within easy reach of many other wedding venues in the area, Silo's , Merri bee,Driftwood,Terara Riverside Gardens, Bundanon, Riversdale, ,Coolangata...
SERVICES and LOCAL ACTIVITIES.
We can arrange a pampering session, wedding make up , babysitting , catering and more. We have lots of local contacts. Need some action? SUP on the river, Belly dancing ,horse-riding,high ropes and more, happy to help arrange.
COMPLIMENTARY WELCOME BASKET with local bread , speciality teas, coffee pods, milk all provided for your first breakfast. Complimentary Cambewarra Estate wine awaits!
Cambewarra Estate -for tasting ,dining, high tea Sunday lunch-10minute
Bomaderry creek State Park-2mins
pub/bistro - 20 minute
Local shops -2omin
Bush walking on your doorstep-your pooch will love!
CYCLE-bring your bikes and explore the local lanes and fire trails.
Our local "Cambe Loop" is about 10 k circuit, stop at the village stop for an ice cream or the vineyard for a cool refreshment!
Cycle way from our gate can take you to Nowra and beyond!
JUST A DRIVE AWAY...
Berry -15-20 minutes
Nowra -7 minute
Shoalhaven River-5 minute
Jervis Bay -30-40 mins
HMAS Albatross 20mins
The pool is closed from Easter to you choose to brave it !
Note: a bond may be required at owners discretion.
The price is inclusive of linen, bath and pool towels, cleaning,breakfast items.
At Magnolia House we pride ourselves on customer service and treating and tailoring each booking according to our guest's needs.We "meet and greet",at check in and give you a tour of the homestead ensuring you know how things work and where things are!
We aim to give you a memorable experience at Magnolia House, making you want to return to your "home away from home"!