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Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a truly wonderful place to enjoy precious time with Family. So much to do and such a beautifully maintained homestead - a real credit to Doug, Pam and Bec, who made us feel very welcomed and comfortable. The Grandkids really enjoyed the animal feeding - went back each morning - thank you to Kaine for his very informative sessions...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To enjoy the farmstay, please set the expectation straight: it is a rural place, thus in summer, thus insects were everywhere. No mosquitoes and cockroaches though. The windows have flyscreens, so it is the doors you need to close behind you. And if you want to do outdoor BBQ, don't do that at dinner. Light attract insects, and ... you...

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Townsville
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The well maintained ECO Cabin just up the road from the main property was just perfect for our families to chill out together and take in the beauty of the surroundings. With a canopy of a million stars and the song of countless cicadas, the nights were memorable too. There were so many options of things to do, every member...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most incredible 4days at Lillydale!Kids enjoyed each single day feeding and patting the animals as well as exploring new adventures. Very comfortable and clean accomodation with very lovely ad welcoming host! Thanks to Pam, Doug, Bec, Caine and Scottie!

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family of 6 adults and 2 children stayed for 2 nights in Dec 2016. Had a great time cooking meals, enjoying the scenery and experiencing the nature city dwellers missed. Driving from Goldcoast to the property is fairly easy.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

The 3 nights stay in Lillydale have been the most memorable, the best part of my 11 days Gold Coast trip. We stayed Eco Cabin for the 1st 2 nights and last night at homestead suite. The place was clean and fully furnished. The environment was very beautiful, esp in the morning during sunrise. I woke up at 4am every...

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Thank Cheng1234
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 December 2016

My family stayed for 3D2N in Nov 2016. We had a wonderful time. My 3 kids loved feeding the animals, especially the chickens and goats. Rare experience for city kids. We had a great time on the tractor, with roping and throwing the boomerangs. Bec was very friendly and a great host. The Maroon Room we stayed in is clean...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A truely memorable stay! My boys still talk about the animal feeding, pony ride & tractor ride now! One of the best highlight of our Gold Coast/ Brisbane trip! Highly recommended for anyone looking for an authentic farm stay experience in a beautiful surrounding.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stayed in the self contained cabin for 4 nights. The accomodation was lovely, very clean, plenty of cooking equipment in the kitchen and lovely views. The kids (aged 2 and 4) had a fantastic time feeding the animals and going on some pony rides and the tractor ride. The staff were all very friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stayed at Maroon Room for two nights and it was nice, clean and cozy. We like that the kitchen was located just outside of the room and out of reach of curious little hands as our two little ones (aged 2 & 3 years) are. The hosts were very friendly and helpful as well. It was a great experience...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Don your boots and Akubra for a rural getaway with fourth generation beef cattle farmers Doug and Pam Hardgrave at their ecotourism cattle farm - nestled in the foothills of Mount Barney National Park. Lillydale is environmentally responsible and holds advanced ecotourism status. Get amongst the daily farm activities like getting lost in the hedge maze, collecting the fresh eggs and feeding the many resident animals. You must also try your hand milking the cows, kayaking on the dam and simply kicking back with an in-room massage or good book. Kids Club available in conjunction with massages. Fantastic 4.5 star AAA rated award winning rooms with air conditioning and heating. All rooms contain kitchenette and bathroom facilities. Invite the extended family and select all three award winning self-contained eco suites for a spacious and private getaway or the two bedroom stand alone eco-cabin. Order ahead and make use of the cook your own hampers of organic veggies and Angus beef straight from the farm, and best cooked under the stars. Or enjoy the premade snap frozen meals of salmon linguine or beef casserole delivered to your door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lillydale Farmstay

Address: 821 Upper Logan Rd | Mt Barney, Rathdowney, Queensland 4287, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Scenic Rim > Rathdowney
Price Range: £306 - £383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Lillydale Farmstay 4.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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