5 Best Farm Stays In Flinders Ranges, Australia - Updated 2023

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Flinders Ranges is a go-to destination for adventurous tourists and locals. It is a mountain region in Australia that offers a lot of picturesque trails and breathtaking landscapes that are ideal for hiking, biking, or horseback riding, such as Alligator Gorge, Wilpena Pound Depression, and Arkaba Walk. Aside from these natural wonders, there are many fun activities that tourists can do in Flinders Ranges. You can take a ride at Coffee Pot, a restored steam and diesel train that is said to be the last of its kind. You can also go and try exotic foods, such as emu, kangaroo, and camels. Whatever itinerary you choose, you will always need a comfortable and clean accommodation. Read on below to know about the best farm stays in Flinders Ranges, Australia.

1. Lovely abode with five bedrooms (from USD 312)

You will get to create new memories at this lovely abode, which is a 5-bedroom home that can accommodate up to 12 guests. It has a fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor fireplace, and free parking on the premises. There are also a lot of great amenities provided, such as a television, air conditioning, a washer, and daily essentials.

You can enjoy various activities at the functional cattle and sheep station, including feeding the animals, roasting marshmallows over the campfire, and exploring hidden creeks and valleys nearby.

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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
42 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 8 Beds 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

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Amenities & Room:
we loved the building which was so well stocked and comfortable even though faithfully restored as original
well equiped clean and comfortable homestead
kellie and peter are great hosts
kellie was an excellent host
the setting is amazing and kellie was very helpful with any questions we had
fab hosts who can't do enough for you will defiantly be back
cute spacious property with a fantastic host - kelli was fantastic and very welcoming
our stay at mount little station was so enjoyable
thanks kellie - mt little station was the highlight of our trip and is an truly unique destination
we (4 adults and 5 children aged 4-9) all had a fantastic stay at mountlittle station
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2. Beautiful dwelling with a deck (from USD 229)

Ideally near various attractions in Flinders Ranges, this beautiful dwelling is a great catch for guests planning to visit the mountain region. It is a two-bedroom home that has a fully equipped kitchen, an open-plan dining area, a fire pit, and a deck that is suitable for groups of up to six guests. There is also a television, air conditioning, linens, and necessary toiletries available.

To make your vacation better, you can climb hills, walk around, or explore the creeks and springs nearby. You can also check out other attractions close by, such as Wilpena Pound, Sacred Canyon, Brachina Gorge, and Moralana Scenic Drive.

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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
43 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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beds comfortable and the seperate ensuites were very useful
the lodge was clean and modern
the house was very cleaned and the check in friendly
their place was really clean and is located in a beautiful area
the stockmans lodge provided a very clean and modern place to stay in the flinders ranges
michelle and her family and staff were so helpful
amazing michelle is a great host
thanks so much michelle you are a wonderful host
michelle was very welcoming and helpful with suggestions on where to visit
michelle was very informative and polite giving tips on what to see and do
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3. Pretty cottage near trails

You will enjoy a peaceful vacation in a place that is surrounded by trees and farm animals and near a creek. This pretty one-bedroom cottage is located in the southern part of Flinders Ranges and is suitable for up to two guests. A single mattress or sofa bed can be requested for a child or third guest. The place also has a well-equipped kitchen, a television, air conditioning, and heating. A washing machine is available next door. Linens and daily essentials are provided too.

You can enjoy a walk or a bike ride to Heysen Trail and Mawson Trail, which are around five minutes away. You can also visit Wirrabara Forest, Melrose, and Mt. Remarkable, which is 15 minutes away by car.

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Wongyarra, South Australia, Australia
145 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
the combustion heater provides a great ambience and is very efficient
this cottage is basic but comfortable nestled in quiet grounds
comfortable cosy and clean accomodation with all the amenities we needed
a great place to stay just off the main road with a back to nature focus and comfortable facilities
everything was clean and communication from erica before our stay was really good
it is clean and tastefully decorated and reasonably well equipped
erica’s place is clean bright and cosy
it's clean and comfortable with everything you could need
comfy bed clean kitchen and a cosy living room with a wood fireplace
erica was friendly and helpful and accommodating without being intrusive
well equipped and the host was helpful and friendly
cosy and quiet accommodation with a lovely host
erica was super nice and friendly to us
everything you need is there and erica is a lovely friendly host
short drive to melrose and the mount remarkable national park
the location is conveniently in between wirrabara forest and melrose/mt remarkable
beautiful surroundings and super close to melrose and alligator gorge
super comfy cottage in a great location
lovely cottage in a great location for hiking the heysen trail
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4. Cozy guest house for eight

This cozy and lovely guest house is 13 kilometers (8.1 miles) away from Hawker. It is a four-bedroom farm house that is suitable for up to eight guests. You will enjoy cooking in the well-equipped kitchen or using the outdoor barbecue grill. You can watch the beautiful sunset in the outdoor patio. The space also has a television, reverse-cycle heating and cooling systems, and a washing machine. Towels and linens are provided.

There are several activities that you can do in the area such as taking a walk to Willow Waters Gorge or learning about the farm practices of Flinders Bush Retreat. There is also a creek nearby where kids can appreciate nature. Other nearby attractions are Flinders Ranges National Park, Wilpena Pound, and Blinman.

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Hawker, SA, AU
8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

5. Newly refurbished haven with a well-equipped kitchen

You will enjoy staying at this newly refurbished and historic house that is about 21 kilometers (13 miles) away from Hawker. The three-bedroom home is ideal for guests looking for an adventure. It is a farm house that has a well-equipped kitchen, an outdoor barbecue grill, and breathtaking views of Willow Creek and Mt. Scott.

Amenities, such as a television, air conditioning, and a washing machine, are available. Linens and daily necessities are also provided. You can go for a stroll on trails nearby or have a picnic in various spots on the premises.

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4 reviews  
farmhouse 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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if you like being off the beaten track this was the perfect location for peace and tranquility
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Go on adventures in Flinders Ranges

Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime or maybe get away from your busy life. No matter the itinerary, it is important to have a serene and scenic accommodation booked. Plan a getaway to Flinders Ranges and choose one of these best farm houses in the mountain region.

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