Managed by Wollombi Stays Capers Cottage is the Hunter Valleys best-kept secret! Perfect for a quiet romantic weekend away or a retreat for up to 8 people. Relax by the pool and wander around the garden or walk to the village and explore. Capers can be a relaxation hideaway, an active adventure, or a bit of both.
Capers Cottage is a cosy hideaway offering family friendly self-contained accommodation for up to eight guests. The cottage enjoys wide sweeping verandahs, an open fire for chilly winter evenings and a luxurious country breakfast hamper.
There are 3 Bedrooms in the Cottage and 1 Bedroom in the Adjacent Studio Barn, with a Single Bed in the Alcove off the Lounge room
- Rates and Details -
- CAPERS COTTAGE - Sleeps 11 people - 4 Couples and 3 Singles or 8 Singles
* $110 per person per night
* $55 per Child per night
* Minimum $440 per Night
- Minimum 2 Nights Stay (Min 3 Nights on Long Weekends
- Prices includes basic Tea, Coffee, Sugar and Milk
- Check-in from 3.00pm or earlier by arrangement
- Check-out 10.30am or later by arrangement
- CAPERS COTTAGE FACILITIES -
* Bedroom 1 - 1 Queen Bed with En Suite
* Bedroom 2 - 1 Queen Bed with En Suite
* Bedroom 3 - 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
* Studio Barn Adjacent - 1 Queen Bed, that can be split into 2 Single Beds in upstairs Loft
* Studio Barn also has a Single Bed in Alcove off the Lounge Room
* Capers Barn Dog friendly, Capers Cottage is not Dog friendly
* Country breakfast hamper
* Fresh linen and Fluffy towels
* 4 Bathrooms
* Country kitchen
* Combined living and dining room
* Three double bedrooms
* Outdoor Dining
* Board games
* Solar heated swimming pool
* Bicycles provided by appointment
* Coaches pick up across the road for all Concerts in Pokolbin
- Things To Do & Places to Go in Historical Wollombi Villiage and The Hunter Valley -
Wollombi is conveniently located from Sydney, The Central Coast and Newcastle. The Historic Wollombi Village was settled in 1820, where you will find ...
*** THE WOLLOMBI TAVERN ... home of Dr Jurds Jungle Juice, the Wollombi Tavern can provide you with dinner on Friday & Saturday nights or you can cook your own Steak with Salad during the week on the BBQ. The Snack Bar is open for Lunch 7 days a week.
*** WOLLOMBI GENERAL STORE and post office ... open 7 Days
*** CAFE WOLLOMBI ... Take the driveway opposite the General Store on Wollombi Rd and you'll find yourself at Cafe Wollombi. Open seven days a week for great coffee, brekky, brunch or a gorgeous leisurely lunch.
Choose a sunny spot on the elevated balcony or an inside table surrounded by the artwork of local artists. Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and super friendly staff. Cafe Wollombi has something for everyone on their mouth watering menu including gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options. Parking is available by the restaurant or pull up out the front on your bike.
Cafe Wollombi can also cater for weddings, functions, birthday parties etc ...
*** PANINOS RESTAURANT ... Delicious Italian style food in the heart of the village. Licensed and BYO. Gourmet Deli-Caffe? ? luscious fresh cakes, pastries and biscuits; freshly baked organic sourdough breads; gourmet sausages, salami, prosciutto etc; smoked salmon; cheeses; meat pies; gourmet frozen meals; home made soup of the day eat in or take away; and many other delicacies.
Open for Breakfast & Lunch Thursday to Monday and Dinner Friday, Saturday & Sunday nights.
*** NOYCE BROTHERS WINE CELLAR DOOR is located in the centre of Wollombi at the historic Grays Inn and open 7 days. Through the unique combination of soil and climate Noyce Brothers vineyards produce quite distinctive Hunter style wines, particularly their semillon, verdelho, chardonnay and shiraz.
*** WOLLOMBI MARKETS ... Nestled in the village of picturesque Wollombi, these markets are on every public holiday Monday of each long weekend (Easter, June and October) and on Australia Day. Don't miss out on this great market of over 100 stalls,
*** LAGUNA COMMUNITY MARKETS ... are held on the third Sunday of each month, at Laguna Wine Bar, 8kms south of Wollombi. Local produce, plants, second hand items, gifts, Landcare information and much, much more! including local produce and crafts, plants, clothes, tools, antiques, bric-a-brac and much more.
*** WOLLOMBI TENNIS COURTS can be Booked at the General Store.
*** WOLLOMBI ENDEAVOUR MUSEUM is housed in the historic stone Wollombi Courthouse (circa 1866)
*** ST MICHAELS CHURCH is opposite the Museum and ST JOHNS CHURCH is next to the Tennis Courts.
Just outside the village is...
*** GREAT NORTHERN TRADING POST retains the rustic charm of 1870 when it began. The liquor licence still carries the name of 'Ye Olde Horse Wagon Trading Post'. It is truly an eclectic, unique place to have a drink,and a great meal.. Just a short 7 minute drive from Wollombi Village, The Great Northern Trading Post is open 7 days.
7am ~ 8pm Monday to Thursday
7am ~ 12am Friday
7am ~ 10pm Saturday and Sunday
*** UNDERCLIFFE WINERY AND GALLERY hosts an electic mix of art and wine. You can purchase the famous Undercliffe wine, recognised by the beautiful hand painted drawings on the label with a different bird for each vintage. Find works of art from local artists and gifts for friends and family.
*** WOLLOMBI VALLEY WINE TOURS will pick you up from your doorstep and take you for tastings at Boutique Cellar Doors ... Experience wine tasting in the Hunter Valley for your next relaxing weekend or midweek break.
Or follow the WOLLOMBI VALLEY WINE TRAIL & visit the following wineries & Cellar Doors ...
~ Noyce Brothers Wines
~ Stonehurst Cedar Creek
~ Undercliff Winery & Gallery
~ Wollombi Village Vineyard
~ Wollombi Wines
~ Wollombi Tavern home of Dr Jurd's Jungle Juice
Other Wineries & Cellar Doors in HUNTER VALLEY WINE COUNTRY worth a visit:
... BROKE ...
~ Margan's cellar door and restaurant
~ Nightingale Winery and restaurant
~ Catherine Vale Wines
~ Krinklewood Biodynamic Vineyard
... MOUNT VIEW ...
~ Tallavera Grove Vineyard and Bistro Molines
~ Briar Grillade a fusion of fine food is located at Briar Ridge Vineyard
... POKOLBIN ...
~ Hunter Valley Gardens
~ Tulloch Wines -The home of Pokolbin Dry Red, Hector Tulloch first released the Pokolbin dry red label for Shiraz wines in 1952. This medium bodied Shiraz is produced from grapes grown in the Parish of Pokolbin, some vines of which are in excess of 100 years. Located in the Heart of Pokolbin, the award-winning Tulloch Cellar Door is a must visit Hunter destination.
~ Hope Estate
~ Lindemans and Rosemount Wines
~ Bimbadgen Estate
~ Irongate Estate Vineyard & Cellar Door
~ Ernest Hill Cellar Door
~ Tyrell's Winery
~ Tower Estate
~ Tempus Two Winery ~ Come enjoy our fine range at the acclaimed Pokolbin cellar door.
If it's music, theatre and the arts your passionate about, Wollombi hosts many exciting events throughout the year ...
*** GREAT NORTHERN TRADING POST Enjoy a great menu, atmosphere and live music every Friday night!
*** VALLEY ARTISTS Inc is a dynamic & innovative community theatre group located in the Wollombi Valley. Producing top-quality theatrical events for way below city prices; but with originality, freshness and professionalism equal to or better than a lot of the stuff you would pay a small mortgage to see in the city. So, if you want to see live theatre as you've never seen it before enquire at Wollombi General store about when the next masterpiece is on and go along for a night of brilliant entertainment!
*** WOLLOMBI MUSIC FESTIVAL ... Now in it's 6th year, Wollombi Music Festival will have more fantastic Australian bands, great markets, amazing food, street performers, workshops & heaps more creative surprises than it's ever had before!!! Music on 2 stages, Kidsfest and on site camping make it a festival experience the whole family will LOVE! SEPTEMBER 2015.