Top 5 Farm Stays In Swan Valley, Australia - Updated 2024

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Sandwiched by Darling Range’s Walyunga Pool and the confluence of Helena and Swan River, Swan Valley is a serene and scenic region in Western Australia that makes for an ideal hideaway destination. It is perfect for city dwellers wanting to escape the metro life and wine enthusiasts in search of the perfect pairing for their gastronomic explorations. If you’re the latter, you can check out any of the region’s (approximately) 40 exceptional wineries. Add Sandalford Wines, Riverbank Estate Winery, and Sittella to your itinerary. If you’re planning to spend the next vacation immersing in Swan Valley’s country scenery and enjoying the pleasant Mediterranean climate, secure a stay that allows you to enjoy these simple pleasures. Browse through this list of top farm stays in Swan Valley, Australia, to get more ideas.

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 May 31, 2024.

1. Strelley Brook Farmhouse, Herne Hill (from USD 110)

If tranquility and relaxation are your top priorities, Strelley Brook Farmhouse will suit you well. This 1860s property’s serene rural setting with vineyard and rolling hills scenery will surely put your mind at ease. While the mud-brick house exudes a quaint vibe, it has been fully renovated with up-to-date amenities. The fully furnished interior is equipped with a pristine bathroom with a walk-in shower, a cozy living room with an open fireplace, and a full kitchen with functional appliances.

Here, you can live a simple yet pleasurable farm life. You can savor fresh fruits and eggs from the farm, as well as make friends with the animals, such as alpacas, sheep, and cows.

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Herne Hill, Western Australia, Australia
7.67 km (4.8 mi) from Bells Rapids Park
57 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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2. Sola Gratia Country Stay, Bullsbrook (from USD 153)

Sola Gratia Country Stay is perfect for families seeking refuge in Bullbrook. You can befriend the resident animals and even feed them - with the aid of the owner. While you enjoy the bliss of nature, you will still be able to enjoy the contemporary conveniences you relish in your own home. For starters, the guesthouse is modern and elegantly furnished. From couples to a group of eight, this house can be the perfect home for anyone. Fur babies can tag along, too.

Amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen and air-conditioning are available for you.

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Bullsbrook, Swan Valley, Western Australia, Australia
15.13 km (9.4 mi) from Bells Rapids Park
224 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would be great if the house had wi-fi as phone coverage is limited
kids loved the animals paddling in the dinghy and playing table tennis
very kid-friendly clean and cosy
rooms are big and clean
wonderfully peaceful thoroughly enjoy our time here - house was clean and charming
the house was so comfortable exceptionally clean and cosy - plenty of space for everyone
we loved the house the kitchen was well equipped everything was clean lovely
terrina and karl were wonderful hosts
terrina and karl are great hosts
the owner is very friendly and knowledgeable about the animals
super nice host and the place too
wonderful caring and professional hosts
such a lovely family getaway so close to perth
beautiful peaceful location for mums weekend getaway
the location is perfect for a quick breakaway from perth
such a nice place all the facilities you need and beautiful location :)
amazing place well worth the drive
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3. Poplars Farmstay, Belhus (from USD 253)

Beautifully nested in a working vineyard, Poplars Farmstay offers a tranquil stay amidst the serene countryside landscape of western Australia. It is a lovely home with exposed wooden beams, brick details, and expansive glass windows and doors that welcome natural light throughout the day. Thanks to its self-catering concept, vacationers can cook their favorite dishes in a jiffy. Work-from-home patrons will enjoy WiFi access. All members of your household are welcome here, including your cuddly fur babies.

Travelers who like gin and wine tasting will benefit from Poplars Farmstay’s tourist-friendly location within a 4-km (2-mi) radius of Mann Winery, Old Young’s Distillery, and Talijancich.

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Belhus, Western Australia, Australia
5.16 km (3.3 mi) from Bells Rapids Park
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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4. El Dorado, West Swan (from USD 328)

How would you like to spend your vacation on a landscaped horse farm with direct access to Swan River? Check out this rustic farm stay that allows you to bond with animals, including horses, sheep, and dogs. Here, you will be renting the massive ground floor, while the owners live in their private space upstairs. The kitchen is a shared amenity, and the host can help organize a schedule that would work well for you should you desire complete privacy.

Apart from your sunny little haven, you will enjoy access to other amenities, including a tennis court and a pool table. There’s plenty of parking space for you and your vacation buddies on the property.

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West Swan, Western Australia, Australia
8.62 km (5.4 mi) from Bells Rapids Park
113 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in farm stay 11 Beds 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
the accomodation is spotless comfortable and we wanted for nothing
great place clean su much fun we enjoyed everything
great location very spacious very clean and plenty of cool animals around
very spacious and great facilities in the accommodation
stephanie and trevor were great hosts
host was super friendly and interactive
stephanie and trevor are fantastic hosts - welcoming and accommodating
happy helpful and hands off type hosts
stephanie and trevor were very welcoming and accommodating
felt like visiting close family
a wonderful peaceful stay in a great location
great location and great house for a large group of people
need a little get away from the hustle and bustle?this is definitely the place for you
the location is beautiful and to top it off they have lots of beautiful animals
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5. Aintree Dormitories, Herne Hill (from USD 524)

A group of 16 travelers can enjoy the vacation of their dreams at Aintree Dormitories. There are four rooms on the premises, and travelers have to book all the rooms together unless they are putting up at the adjacent Aintree Cottage and need a few extra beds. Note that patrons are expected to bring their towels, blankets, and pillows. Don’t forget to bring firewood as well should you plan to take advantage of the fire pit. Bathrooms and parking spaces are shared here.

Since this is a farm stay, you’ll have animals for neighbors. You may check out the sheep and chickens if you wish.

Stayed at this property?
Herne Hill, Western Australia, Australia
7.84 km (4.9 mi) from Bells Rapids Park
2 reviews   Wifi Available
Farm stay 16 Beds 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Escape to Swan Valley

Travelers seeking relaxation, outdoor adventures, and unforgettable gastronomic experiences will have plenty of fun in Swan Valley. Besides exciting attractions, it offers tranquil and scenic accommodations that will let you experience a soulfully relaxing country holiday. If you’re interested, you can choose accommodation from this list of top farm stays in Swan Valley, Australia.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.


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