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Knottapharm - A Peaceful Rural Getaway

Bedrooms 4
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Knottapharm is made up of three pavilion style cottages with large covered balconies. Two of the pavillions have bedroom and bathroom facilities.

The first pavilion has two large rooms with king size beds and the second has one large room with a King Size Bed, a bunk room with two sets of single bunk beds and a laundry with washing machine and dryer.

The third pavilion consists of a family room, kitchen, powder room and lounge.

The kitchen is a fully equipped and includes extras such as a microwave, food processor, blender and serving trays.

Other facilities include open fire place, large BBQ, Wi-Fi, stereo, landline telephone, washing machine and dryer.

There is no mobile telephone reception by any carrier in the valley. You can divert your mobile to the landline number if you are expecting calls.

All towels, sheets, pillows and blankets are supplied.

Outdoors and Wildlife

The property is 25 acres with the house surrounded by 3 acres of cleared land and the rest consisting of uncleared forest. Cedar Brush Creek runs through the property and makes for a lovely walk. If you are lucky you will get to see wallaby, wombats, lyre birds, platypus, deer and goannas.

The property backs onto The Great Northern Walk providing a more challenging hike.

There is paintball approx 20 mins drive away (to be booked by appointment)

"The Springs" golf course at Mangrove Mountain is approximately 30 mins away.

Central Coast Adventure Park is approximately 20 mins away.

For mountain biking enthusiasts the Ourimbah Mountain Bike Trails are only a short 20 minute drive away.

The closest shop is approximately 10 minutes drive at the Yarramalong village stocking limited supplies and petrol. If you require more substantial supplies Tuggerah Westfield is approx 35 mins by car.

Weddings and Functions

We do allow weddings and large groups. Marquees can also be erected.

For groups over 20 people we require portable toilets to be hired and a manager on site to help with car parking and general duties. All rubbish is to be removed.

More Details

Leanne Hall
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Cedar Brush Creek in Central Coast Council

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please ensure all doors, windows and the front gate are locked when you leave the property.
  • All lights, airconditioners, heaters and electric blankets must be turned off when you leave the property. Failure will incur a $50.00 charge p/day.
  • Please take all rubish, including bathroom bins, and recycling to the council bins outside the front gate.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 4 - 4 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • forests


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(5 traveller reviews)

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Knottapharm - A Peaceful Rural Getaway
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 10 friends thoroughly enjoyed our stay at knottapharm this past weekend. Huge property with beautiful pool, BBQ on deck, fire pit, extremely well equipped kitchen, sporting equipment, rolling lawns and chicken coop! Will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Truly Exceptional.. Could not ask for more

  • 5 of 5

We cannot recommend this property more highly if it's a relaxing weekend away you are after that's close to Sydney. Beautiful house and surrounds. The best equipped kitchen that we have ever had. Kids kept busy so adults could relax. Lovely big rooms and super comfy beds. You can't really go wrong here.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Magical spot

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic place for extended family getaway. We loved it and will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Perfect and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of school friends looking for a quiet , relaxing weekend away and Knottapharm was the perfect place for this. Quiet and peaceful beautiful grounds a cosy fire plenty of lounges for us all and comfortable warm beds. looking forward to a return visit.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Relaxing paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed as a group of 7 over a very wet Easter break, but the weather did not stop us having the most wonderful, relaxing and comfortable break.

Daughters (aged 10 & 8) split their time romping around the expansive grounds searching for wombats, playing by the creek bed and entertaining the beautiful and friendly dogs next door. Adults lazed on one of the several hammocks, made the most of the amazingly well equipped kitchen which combined with the 12 seat dining table hosted some great meals, also put the great new BBQ to good use. The 3 pavilion set-up provided abundant accommodation options but also gave us plenty of space so we never felt cramped.

Furnishings were beautifully matched to the property feel, and it was very clear that each piece was carefully selected with a view to staying in place a long time. Historic Wollombi made for a great lunch trip when the sun did shine and the Easter Egg hunt was extra special inside the many rooms and extensive gardens at Knottapharm.

Host Leanne was very helpful leading up to our stay with lots of useful info, and also kindly made a phone call to check we weren't washed out by the torrential rain! We will be back again!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: March 2015
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Other Activities:

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Prices & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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