Top 10 Farm Stays In Perth Hills, Australia - Updated 2024

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In Australia, the seasons are at opposite months compared to other four-season countries. Take note of this when planning to take a trip to the Land Down Under. When you arrive in Perth, travel 45 minutes to the east and you’ll find yourself in Perth Hills. Explore the beautiful national parks or walk on trails to enjoy sights of wildflowers blooming in spring. See wildlife found only in Australia along the way too. Skip the 5-star hotels just this time and consider farm stays for amazing experiences, such as riding horses on trails and feeding the farm animals. Check the article below for your preferred accommodation among the top farm stays in Perth Hills, Australia.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 07, 2024.

1. Settlers Rest Farmstay

Settlers Rest Farmstay is all about the authentic experience in the lap of nature, from interacting with friendly farm animals to enjoying beautiful sunsets over the hills. It also boasts a private jetty that guests can use to explore the Swan River. Other activities include fishing, having a picnic, and hanging out in the children’s playground. Guests of all ages can also hand-feed animals or walk among them as the latter roam the fields.

Inside this Airbnb farm stay in Perth is a well-furnished space equipped with toys, laundry essentials, a child’s highchair, and a stocked kitchen. In addition to air conditioning, there is also an open fireplace installed in the house for comfort.

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West Swan, Western Australia, Australia
Agritourism 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
so family friendly and corrine ron brittany and caris made us feel so welcome with their hospitality
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2. Cozy retreat best for families (from USD 94)

Nestled in Oakford, this vacation rental is one of the best spots for a family to get away from it all. It sits on a 5-acre (2.02-hectare) farm, which is home to alpaca, sheep, chickens, and more. All guests are welcome to hand-feed the animals using the complimentary animal feed. They can even pick eggs from the henhouse! Guests can also access the outdoor areas that are shared with other guests, including the bush walks, orchards, lamb spit, and barbecue pits.

Amenities in the rental include air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and a TV. Family-friendly features, such as a crib and a high chair, are provided as well.

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Oakford, Western Australia, Australia
142 reviews   Wifi Available
Farm stay 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioner is very affective and kept us cool during the hot weather
the beds were amazingly comfortable (i am very fussy with my mattresses) and the apartment immaculately clean
very neat and clean house
nice and clean felt really homely
the inside of the airbnb was very clean and modern
it was clean and tidy with lots of space
the place was clean and 2 baths were a bonus
sharolyn and joel were great hosts
very chilled weekend and host was lovely
the hosts are awesome too
the hosts were amazing and the farm facilities were perfect
thank you host for the hospitality our families enjoy the stay
location is great for family who do not want to travel too far away from the town
great place to stay with the family and get up close with some farm animals
location is excellent with kr brewery cohunu koala park golden ponds etc nearby
great little place perfect for get- away from the city
a really different experience and lovely seeing the animals up close
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3. Sundowner Retreat (from USD 169)

One of the best farm stays in Perth, Sundowner Retreat can be found in Bickley Valley Wine Trail and is the perfect lovers’ getaway. Upon arrival, Core Cider’s chefs can arrange grazing boards for you. It has one bedroom and one bathroom with a bathtub. In the fully equipped kitchen, feel free to have complimentary ice-cold Core Cider apple ciders in the fridge and drink fresh milk. Sundowner Retreat is also near the Mindabiddi bike trail and bushwalking trails, perfect for those seeking outdoor activities.

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Pickering Brook, Western Australia, Australia
144 reviews   Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
big beautiful king bed
the cottage was larger than i expected and made for a very comfortable stay
the cider in the fridge the wonderful breakfast and coffee machine made it even more special
the cottage is very comfortable with everything you need (plus a bunch of complimentary extras)
it was a little over priced and need a little clean up out side
spacious and comfortable for 2 as well as clean
the cottage is very clean well equipped and stylish
all staff were very pleasant and welcoming
the staff are very friendly and helpful
the staff were super nice and really helpful
the directions given where very helpful especially the pictures
quiet nice getaway with great cafe and staff
a beautiful location and perfect for a quiet weekend away
fantastic location and great service
amazing stay loved the location we had private access to the orchard which was so blissful
the fact that you can walk around selected areas of the orchard was great
this place is the perfect escape the best location in the perth hills
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4. Relaxing river cottage in a beautiful rural area (from USD 140)

Nestled in a natural bushland area, this river cottage is another great accommodation. Ideal for two guests, it has one bedroom and one bathroom with complimentary toiletries. Breakfast is included for those staying for three nights or less. Heading out, you’ll see a variety of birds, kangaroos, and wildflowers along the bushwalk trails. On the patio, you can use the barbecue grill. Inside, you can cook your meal in the fully equipped kitchen or rest by the fireplace in the living room. The cottage is also wheelchair-accessible, with a wide and step-free entrance.

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Helena Valley, Western Australia, Australia
16 reviews   Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedroom is also spacious and the bed and bedding fresh and comfy
mary’s hospitality was more than enough… a great host we hope to stay again
we checked in on good friday and were met by our host with amazing hospitality
open friendly hosts and a wonderful taste of the hills
mary was a wonderful host communication was excellent
attentive but respectful of space
we loved our stay a very peaceful location that made for a relaxing couple of days
nice and close to activities out in the hills and the swan valley it was the perfect location
great stay close to the city but with the feel that you’re cosy in the country
there are a number of good walking tracks close too
this place is a little gem tucked away in such a serene part of the valley
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5. Gumleaf Cottage

Gumleaf Cottage is a renovated 100-year-old Australian cottage. Up to nine guests can stay here as there are three bedrooms and a total of eleven beds. It has one bathroom, which has a bathtub and complimentary toiletries. You can cook in the kitchen or grill outside on the patio. During summertime, children can use the trampoline and the splash pool. They can go pony riding too, and the entire family can feed the animals and collect chicken eggs. The cottage is child-friendly as it has a baby bath and children’s dinnerware and even provides babysitter recommendations.

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Hovea, Western Australia, Australia
7 reviews   Wifi Available
Farm stay 11 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

6. Kangaroo Cottage (from USD 118)

Found among jarrah trees, Kangaroo Cottage is often visited by kangaroos, hence the name. Guests can also view ducks and native birds and visit the horses and chickens on the property. It can accommodate two guests, with one bedroom and one bathroom with free toiletries. It is wheelchair-accessible, with step-free and well-lit entrances. You will be provided with breakfast made from local produce before you head out to explore on walking trails. To feel even more relaxed while you’re here, participate in sound relaxation sessions, offered by the host.

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Karrakup, Western Australia, Australia
170 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is excellent with great facilities
beautiful animals all around amazing breakfast and hand picked elements within the space
the best air bnb we've ever stayed at breakfast surpassed any offered by any first class hotel amazing spot
the cottage was just beautiful with so many lovely decorative touches and an amazing pantry and wonderful breakfast
the kitchen is very well stocked and you can see the detailing and efforts put into it
great stay clean and comfortable
very clean accomodation that was cosy and beautiful
this place was amazing clean well presented and relaxing
it is spotlessly clean beautifully appointed and the attention to detail is incredible
clean & cosy cottage with very friendy host
megan was a great host
megan and nathan were the most delightful hosts
very welcoming and lovable host
megan was the perfect host and went above and beyond to make our stay thoroughly enjoyable
hosts megan and nathan were friendly and accommodating
absolutely stunning and location and property
lovely spot removed but close to town
if you want a relaxing hassle free break from city life then this is the place for you
great spot for a quiet weekend away from the city we'll definitely be back :)
a beautiful location with a very generous host
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7. Poplars Farmstay (from USD 253)

For the last 25 years, Poplars Farmstay been growing wine grapes that you can harvest and prune. In this pet-friendly accommodation, you can do general farm work or feed the farm animals. You’ll also often find kangaroos, emus, and kookaburras on the property. This luxury farm stay near Perth can accommodate six guests, but can also host an additional two children. It has three bedrooms and two bathrooms with a shower. While you’re here, you also have free use of the swimming pool for when the summer days get too hot!

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Belhus, Western Australia, Australia
Agritourism 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pool view animals amenities were all superb we will definitely be back
felt like being at home with a bit of luxury and the comfiest beds
the accomodation was clean comfortable and family friendly
the house was clean and tidy and the pool was amazing
the beds were all extremely clean and comfortable the property immaculate and well presented
the home was spacious and very clean with all the amenities we needed to have a comfortable stay
the property owner was so friendly and helpful
all communication with the owner was easy friendly and extremely efficient
the owner was very helpful and the house was beautiful spacious and clean
the owners go the extra mile to ensure a wonderful stay
the pool was great and the friendly goats a hit with our kids
great location easy to find
the location is really fabulous and is close to all the main attractions of the swan valley
the accomodation had excellent facilities and it is close to all of the swan valley attractions
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8. Cozy homestead with swimming pool (from USD 100)

With three bedrooms and two bathrooms, this homestead can accommodate up to seven guests. During your stay here, you can assist the hosts with collecting fresh eggs and feeding carrots to the horses and ponies on the property. The hosts themselves also prepare your breakfast. You can ride the tractor cart around the property with them, too. Outside, you can relax in the gazebo in the large garden or splash in the swimming pool. Children below three years-old can stay here too, free of charge!

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49 reviews   Wifi Available
farmhouse 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had lots of space inside the accommodation and it was very comfortable
owners were fantastic and accommodating
our hosts were fantastic and went above and beyond to make our stay more comfortable
it was easy to get an uber on the night too our hosts were very friendly and kind
sian and bill were outstanding hosts
excellent stay with attentive hosts would throughly recommend for families with young children
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9. Strelley Brook Farmhouse (from USD 114)

Strelley Brook Farmhouse is a renovated heritage-listed Mudbrick Cottage. This charming cottage has three bedrooms and one bathroom and can accommodate up to six guests. Here, you can feed the farm animals found on the property, collect fresh eggs, and pick seasonal fruits. Feel like you just stepped into a dream as you sit under the beautiful grapevines. It’s large enough for children to play around in and chase the sun. You can also cozy up in the open indoor fireplace found in the living room.

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Herne Hill, Western Australia, Australia
58 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
charming spacious cottage with fire place
very family friendly with exceptional hospitality
our host lina was friendly and welcoming
lina and rex were such friendly and generous hosts opening up their farm for us to explore
great host with great communication
this location is perfect for exploring the swan valley
fantastic location for exploring the swan valley you can't beat it
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10. Fettler's Crossing Farm Stay (from USD 135)

Enjoy the calmness of Fettler’s Crossing Farm Stay along with the sounds of farm animals found on the property, which can also be petted. It’s ideal for families and can accommodate six guests, with three bedrooms and one bathroom. Kep Track runs past the gate, ideal for walkers and bike riders. A creek where you can catch small fish can be found within the property. You can also help the host tend to the horses, and for 50 USD for 1 hour, you can ride them on a trail.

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Wooroloo, Western Australia, Australia
82 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is a great size with large rooms
it only has one bedroom but the bed is incredibly comfortable
loved having all the animals around and found the property very comfortable and private
wendy was so lovely and accommodating
wendy is a great host we'll be back
wendy is a kind friendly and approachable host
a lovely farm to stay at with very friendly animals and a lovely host
i can recommend that property and host
far enough away to get away but close enough to get out and see a few local attractions
it was nice to 'get away from it all' so close to perth
we had a great time at the farm lovely location and farm surroundings
wendy's place is a nice little get away from the city
perfect location for a weekend (website hidden by airbnb) need to travel 4 hours from perth for beautiful countryside
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Take it easy in Perth Hills

Perth is filled with several things you can do outdoors - feeding and petting farm animals, seeing wildlife, and walking on trails, as well as indoors - cozying up by the fireplace and having breakfast made from local produce. For a relaxing experience, book a farm stay in Perth Hills, Australia.

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