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This grand estate is a spectacular destination within the Southern Highlands. Explore the iconic Berkelouw Book Barn. Dine at Bendooley’s restaurant. Stay in luxurious cottages within the beautifully preserved 200-acre property.
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Bendooley 3020 Old Hume Hwy, Berrima, New South Wales 2577, Australia
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I cannot capture in words just how stunning this venue is for a wedding. My nephew had his wedding there yesterday and from the moment we arrived we were given utmost care and consideration. The buildings and the cellar door was gorgeous. The gardens were...More
We had heard nothing but good reviews.
Unfortunately they were very wrong. The food was good but not outstanding, the service was really really poor. We literally had to tackle people to get served, had to ask 3 times for our wine to be arrive....More
We went to the Book Barn for Sunday lunch as a family group of 10. The building and outlook are nice (and account for the 2 stars) but the rest of the experience was very disappointing, particularly as we had heard positive reviews. The food...More
We drove to the Book Barn on a Saturday morning. We just wanted a coffee and to look around, as it's a pretty spot. The lady who greeted us at the door was rude, saying we needed a reservation for lunch. We just wanted coffee....More
We attended a wedding here as close family. We visited a number of times prior to the wedding as well as staying the weekend.
The whole team here run an extremely professional venue with absolute attention to detail.
They run a very personal and tailored...More
Did some wine tasting at Bendooley Estate. This seems to be second fiddle to the restaurant and book barn. Wine tasting is near the tables where people are eating - a bit strange really. Not enough room at all. Host seemed not that interested at...More
Nice little bookshop but not an extensive selection for the size of the place. The books seem to be there for novelty value alongside the resto and cellar door. In any case it is a lovely environment for browsing and we purchased a book that...More