Rally up the troops for a weekend getaway in the beautiful Australian bush. Enjoy a scenic drive through the mountains before arriving at your secluded riverside log cabin. Disconnect from technology and reconnect with your loved ones while enjoying simple activities like bushwalking and swimming.
Enjoy quality family time with a three night weekend getaway in the beautiful Blue Mountains region, just 2.5 hours from Sydney. Relax and unwind in a secluded log cabin overlooking the tranquil Turon River, comfortably sleeping up to eight guests (cost additional over four guests). Your holiday home features one seperate bedroom with a king-size bed, plus a cosy fireplace and six single beds in the main room. You can even choose to bring your favourite furry friend along, as long as you bring your own bedding and feeding bowls. Spread out over 6000 acres, Turon Gates Eco Retreat offers horse riding and canoe hire, or choose to reconnect over simple activities like bushwalking, swimming, fishing, gold panning and stargazing. With no mobile phone reception, TVs or Wi-Fi, sit back and enjoy the serenity of the great Aussie bush and perhaps bring some marshmallows to roast around your private campfire.
This accommodation is not suitable for wheelchairs as there are stairs. You will need a vehicle to access this experience. You agree to any cleaning, breakage or damages to property belonging to or leased by Turon Gates.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:
Four guests and one dog is included in the price. Any extra people would be at an additional charge of $33 per person per night - can cater to up to eight guests. Guests below the age of two years are free of charge.
This experience is not suitable for spectators.
This experience will go ahead regardless of weather.
It is recommended to wear casual, warm clothing as the weather can be cooler in the mountains. Do bring personal sunscreen, toiletries etc. Some people like to bring marshmallows for roasting on the fire, torches, picnic rugs, pillows and water toys.
There is a general store for basic food supplies and a bottle shop at Capertee. If driving from Sydney, it would be better to buy supplies from a supermarket in Lithgow or Katoomba as there is more choice.
This experience takes place near Capertee, only 2.5 hours from Sydney.