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Fawkes House, Perth

Experience the tranquil surroundings and stunning beauty of a ‘heritage listed’ Federation home and garden

Nestled in the picturesque Carmel Valley, just 25 minutes from Perth, Fawkes House offers a peaceful and relaxing retreat. Surrounded by orchards and vineyards, Fawkes House is the perfect setting for a romantic weekend, a mid-week break or as a base from which to explore Perth and its many surrounding attractions

Relax in a thoughtfully appointed self contained cottage, comprising a luxurious bedroom, lounge and bathroom. Quality furnishings, polished jarrah floors and traditional decor ensure the perfect setting. Explore the 1.6 acres of stunning heritage garden. Wander through the meandering paths of the sun-dappled spinney, surrounded by camelias, rare helibores, narcissi and primroses. Relax within the walled formal garden or discover the extensive native gardens.

Croquet and boule can be enjoyed on the lawn, originally the tennis court c.1920.

Take tea or a cooling beverage on the wide, sheltered verandas of the main house, or relax with a good book beneath rare flowering trees. The gardens attract many species of birds, and display a profusion of Spring flowering bulbs and Autumn colour. Gourmet breakfasts can be served in the formal dining room of the main house, in your cottage, or within the gardens. local produce, free range eggs, fruit and vegetables from the garden, and attention to detail ensure a delightful start to the day.

Picnic hampers and evening meals are available by prior arrangement.

Accommodation Options

Fawkes Cottage

Attractive self contained accomodation separate to the main house, Fawkes Cottage has been restored to exacting standards.

It comprises a large bedroom, lounge and a spacious appealing bathroom. Quality furnishings such as fine cotton bed linen, thick towels, new furniture and tasteful traditional decor will add to the pleasure of your stay.

Complimentary port, homemade biscuits, and a generous welcome local deli plate are provided.

The cottage is surrounded by peaceful gardens.

Activites and Experiences at Fawkes House

  • Birdwatching
  • Bushwalking
  • Cycling
  • Flora
  • Fruit Picking
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Weddings
  • Wine Tasting
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Adult Retreat
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Car park
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point Of Sale
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Open fireplace
  • Pay/Satellite TV
  • Christmas
  • Rural/Country
  • Environmental
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Food and Wine
  • Health and Fitness
  • Historic/Heritage
  • Honeymoon
  • Indulgence/Luxury
  • Relaxation
  • Romance
  • Wildflower
  • Wildlife
  • English
  • English
  • Adult Getaway
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Empty Nesters
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Self-Drive
  • Senior
  • Wedding
  • American Express
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • Diners Club
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Not Available
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bath
  • Bath Robe
  • Blankets
  • Clock Radio
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Cooking Facilities – FULL
  • DVD Player
  • Electric Blanket
  • Ensuite
  • Refrigerator
  • Games
  • Hairdryer
  • Heating
  • Insect screens
  • Linen
  • Mini Bar
  • Non Smoking Room
  • Pay/Satellite TV
  • Stereo/CD player
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Video Cassette Recorder

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