Immerse yourself in the mountains!

Imagine relaxing on your secluded verandah watching the birds flit by.Let your eyes gaze on the grand vistas and sweeping mountain views, then roam the spectacularly scenic 160 acre farm and vineyard.Now you might be inspired to take a karri forest walk, or climb the majestic peaks that rise above our property.Right on your doorstep, adventures into the Porongurup Range National Park await.

Nestled into this inspiring landscape of the Porongurup mountains, Thorn’s Mountain Retreat offers two wonderful character cottages with everything for your comfort.The Pioneer Cottage and the Hillside Cottage are perfect for couples or families and offer different surrounds and accommodation styles.

Thorn’s Mountain Retreat has long been a favourite destination for lovers of nature and wild mountain scenery. Bird watchers, walkers, climbers, adventurers, wine lovers- and people just wanting a relaxing and rejuvenating break from the pressures of everyday life – all find what they seek in this magical place.

We hope you will stay a while to explore our slice of heaven.With our local knowledge we can help guide you to many walks and climbs suitable for all ranges of fitness.Taking a drive tour around the mountains, stopping at wine cellars is a great outing.Then based from here the wild flowers, walks and climbs of the magnificent Stirlings beckon.On a fine day the pristine beaches,calm estuaries and secluded spots are less than an hour away.The varied wineries,cafes and restaurants are all here close at hand.This is a hub of experiences to discover in every direction.

Would you love to retreat from the digital world for a while? The high mountains create very limited mobile and internet reception.Of course you can always access our internet if needed.Seeking a digital refuge is a growing trend.Read about it here http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-12-19/australians-seek-out-nature-retreats-for-digital-detox/7041902

Contact us now to book your very own mountain retreat.

Take a tour

To get the full picture, enjoy our video below, which shows both the Pioneer and Hillside cottages, as well as our Albany Waterfront villa, plus many of the wonderful activities available in our region.

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