The deepwater inn was built back in 1865. The original walls arethick boulders and there is also sandstone to give a mellow air tothe old-style inn. Even the 'new' section of the inn is over a centuryold. There is accommodation for 18 people.located near torrington nature reserve (unique flora and rockformations), villages of torrington & emmaville (historic mining towns),many cottage craft industries in the district.
Tor Cottage is a self-contained and secluded cottage for two set amongst 2000 acres of private forest and granite boulders near Bolivia Hill, Deepwater, NSW.
Four hours from Brisbane, two hours from Coffs Harbour, 25 mins south of Tenterfield or 45 mins north of Glen Innes, Tor Cottage at Anketell Forest is only 5 mins off the New England highway.
Indulge in warm privacy with a wood fire, large deck overlooking sunset views and a simple and inviting handmade timber interior.
Managed as a wildlife refuge Anketell Forest is an integral part of the vital Deepwater/Bolivia Hill bio-region and wildlife corridor linking the north eastern coastal ranges with the western slopes. Its rugged and beautiful hills are home to a multitude of rare species including many listed as vulnerable or endangered.
As our guests you can walk private bush tracks, enjoy the views from boulder outcrops, watch wildlife, visit nearby fishing, heritage or natural areas, or spend your time enjoying the cosy comfort of the cottage, spa and deck.
* Sleep in comfort on a solid timber handmade Anketell Forest queens size bed and comfy firm mattress. 100% cotton linen supplied.
* Cuddle up around the fire: ready to light on your arrival with a wood pile just outside.
* Spa for two: soak your cares while enjoying the view through large windows. Robes, towels and candles supplied.
* Entertain yourselves with a dvd or music, as loud as you like.
* Relax on the deck: light the bbq, enjoy a glass of wine and the sunset.
* Living facilities: open plan living with corner spa, separate bathroom with shower and toilet.
*Kitchen features gas-top stove, microwave, fridge, veg juicer, expresso and tea pot, all cutlery, crockery and cooking ware. Bbq on the deck.
*Hearty and healthy breakfast baskets available.
Need more room? Ask us about the rustic Shearing Shed with open plan sleeping and caterers kitchen.
Do you need accommodation near Glen Innes, Deepwater or Tenterfield?
Are you tired of travelling on the New England Highway?
Treat yourself and your family to what you really want... to take in the aromas of the bush, to see kangaroos from your secluded front veranda, lounge by a cosy fireplace in winter or enjoy a cool afternoon breeze on the veranda listening to the sounds of currawongs, mountain parrots and finches.
Oakhurst Cottage is a relaxing, quiet and peaceful stopover on a sheep and cattle property where you have your own cottage set in a quaint country garden all to yourself.
Take a relaxing stroll over the many kilometres of tracks or head to Mount Manbundi for a trek across the high country enjoying magnificent views, abundant wildlife and find the trigonometry station erected in the 1960s.