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Tegwan's Nest Country Guest house

Main living area, wood floors, log-fire, Aircon, evaporative too, and great views
1 of 25Main living area, wood floors, log-fire, Aircon, evaporative too, and great views
Overview
Guest house -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Balingup, Western Australia
Tegwans Nest, a spacious country home nestled in the beautiful rolling hills of Balingup with stunning wood floors, open airy living areas, cosy log fire, expansive deck with breathtaking views, and a promise of rest and relaxation, our 'Happy Place'.

Be it relaxing on the deck with a glass of red, soaking it all in, or helping yourself to the seasonal orchards, 'a chat' to the Alpacas, or simply taking long bush walks in the nearby natural forests, there is plenty to do and see.

The House
With character decks front and back, you are greeted by a spacious living area, a classic dining room, and high ceilings.
There are 3 bedrooms (main en suite with walk-in robe that can double up as a nursery) a 2nd bathroom and guest toilet, as well as a games room / office / 4th bedroom and laundry. Your comfort is well catered for b...
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Listing #HL9219567
About the Owner
Stuart G
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2018
Interaction with guests
We are available for any queries you have, and for your convenience we have an on-site caretaker, Els, in a private residence at one end of the property. Els will meet you and let you into the house, or else a key code will be provided. Easy, just arrive, make yourself at home...
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

absolutely loved our long weekend in Balingup and our stay at Tegwan’s Nest. The house was absolutely spotless, which is no mean feat in the often-dusty countryside. There are so many thoughtful extras in the house too. A selection of board games and puzzles plus...More

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Stuart G, VR Owner at Tegwan's Nest Country Guest house, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the wonderful review, and details about the property and surrounding area. We are looking forward to having you back in the future, all the best, Stuart and Bernadine

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our stay at Tegwan's Nest. The house is perfectly clean, the owners were an absolute delight to deal with and Els the caretaker was there if we needed her whilst leaving us in complete privacy. The house is large enough for two families...More

Thank Todd K
Stuart G, VR Owner at Tegwan's Nest Country Guest house, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Todd for the kind words, and glad you enjoyed your stay. We are working on getting some cows, sheep and lambs too, to give the Alpacas some company. Hope to have you back again someday soon, regards Stuart and Bernadine

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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic holiday home, with absolutely everything you need for the perfect stay! Beautiful big verandah to watch the morning mist and evening sunset, then indoors to a roaring log fire...bliss! (And the alpacas are a bonus!) Highly recommend, we will definitely be back.

Thank Sarah M
Stuart G, VR Owner at Tegwan's Nest Country Guest house, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thanks Sarah for your glowing review, glad you enjoyed the Tegwan’s experience. You were great guests and we look forward to having you back again soon, regards Stuart and Bernadine

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Parents with children should take care as there is open water in the paddocks in the way or 2 soaks (normal for farms to have these), and a fish pond by the main entrance. Guests...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
    1 Bunk
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $36 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $143 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Things to do and see in the area...

Only a few minutes drive from Balingup, part of the Blackwood River Valley, there are specialty shops, local vineyards, a lavender oil farm, restaurants (offering Paleo, Organic, Vegan, and other family meals), and the famous Bibbulmun Track nearby.

Try the Golden Valley Tree Park, or the historic Greenbushes mining town with a natural outdoor swimming pool. Take a leisurely drive to Bridgetown 20 mins away, or further afield to Margaret River, Manjimup and Busselton all within an hour.

For the true outdoorsy activity types, there is golf, tennis, squash, mountain bike trails, 4x4 trails,

Famous for all our farming, music, arts and medieval festivals, check in with the tourist centre for more info.
Getting around
A car is essential to get around, or you can just kick back and soak in the country sounds over a glass of red...
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Busselton Airport: 49.7 mi
Railway: Bunbury: 42.3 mi
Getting to Tegwan's Nest...

Balingup is 237km South of Perth, 2.5 hours drive, just far enough to know that you have gone somewhere special...

Most guests drive down, we are just outside Balingup. We will provide detailed directions before your stay.

There is a train option from Perth to Bunbury, and a coach service to Balingup, takes about 4-5 hours in all. If this is of interest, let us know so we can arrange a pick-up on your arrival etc...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 42.3 mi.
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