Old Forreston Schoolhouse is a beautifully renovated old homestead with outdoor spa & set on 1 acre of gardens in the heart of the Adelaide Hills and only 20 mins from the Barossa Valley. It caters up to 6 persons with 2 King beds & 1 queen bed.
Old Forreston Schoolhouse is fully self catered accommodation and offers exclusive and private accommodation for up to five people. It is the perfect place for a romantic getaway or to explore the local wine regions!
- 2 King size bedrooms, each with its own sitting area and flat screen TV.
*Luxurious outdoor heated spa for 5 persons
*Italian white marble bathroom
*Formal dining room with silver Candelabra & wood heater for romantic dinners
*Fully equipped kitchen with high quality appliances including ASCO dishwasher & *ILVE stove/oven
*Library, reading room with desk
*High ceilings, original art work & polished floors throughout
*Stunning entertaining area with café blinds for year round comfort/protection
*Enormous lawn area perfect for Bocce, tennis & other sports
*Daybed on front verandah with magnificent views
*Large outdoor pizza oven
*4,000sqm of botanical gardens & roses
*Private & exclusive use of the stone homestead
*Choice of over 100 DVDs to watch
*perfect base for wine tasting
*Close to local hiking trails & mountain bike tracks/National forest
**Rates include generous country breakfast provisions including Bacon, Eggs, cereals, coffee machine, country baked bread, butter , jams, port, chocolates & bottle of local wine.
GRAND MASTER BEDROOM
The master bedroom is breathtaking. 50sq m in size, Large sash windows looking into the botanical gardens, a heritage king size bed, luxurious pillow-top mattress and Egyptian cotton duvet and sheets you will sleep like royalty. In the morning stoke the wood fire, sit on the chesterfield lounges and enjoy the view over the gardens. Select a book from the extensive collection, or watch a DVD on the 50” plasma television.
The junior master has a heritage king size bed, luxurious pillow-top mattress and Egyptian cotton duvet and sheets. From your bed you can look directly into the fruit orchard and on occasions watch the cows graze in the paddock. The room is appointed with antique furniture and leads onto its own sitting area.
The sitting room is adjacent to the junior master bedroom and has open views into the garden. On a winter morning light the ornate gas log fire, listen to the rain, and watch television on the 42” plasma. In summer, open the doors to the spacious verandah and let in the summer breeze. With a chesterfield lounge, and antique fittings you will feel at home.
With a lovely view into the orchard, slow combustion stove, jarrah dining table and chairs for eight, and original art work, the dining room is perfect for the romantic dinner for two, or to impress at a dinner party. The dining room is complete with a full size Vintec wine storage unit for careful storage of your personal wine collection.
The contemporary kitchen houses a full size ILVE stove with rotisserie and volcanic rock grill, stainless steel appliances, and large fridge. With views into the garden this is the perfect place to start the day.
Appointed with floor to ceiling Italian white marble, glass basin and large shower, this bathroom will compliment your stay.
Exclusive use of the guest house.
No owners on site.
Key safe for access.
Owners/managers NOT on site. Interaction by phone only.
No smoking on the property.
No pets allowed on the property.
Any day visitors require permission prior to stay, otherwise will incur a charge.
House to be left clean and tidy otherwise will incur a cleaning charge.
Fire ban season to be adhered to.