Rates / Accommodation

Morning Farm Stay activities are included in your tariff.  – NOTE – 2-night minimum stays apply during school term dates and 3-night minimum stays apply during Long Weekend Dates.
Please contact me directly if you have any problems with the booking page or have Special Requests re-dates or Special Needs. farmstaysbathurst@gmail.com

Wardell Farmhouse at Barcoos

Wardell Farmhouse is a historic homestead constructed in 1874 (refurbished in 2013). It is ideal for larger families or groups. The Farmhouse is for your sole use, you do not share it with any other bookings.

  • 4 Bedrooms,  sleeping up to 10 guests – 1 Queen, 1 double, 3 x twins.
  • Full kitchen with adjoining dining & lounge rooms.
  • Reverse cycle air conditioning & slow combustion wood heater.
  • A TV with DVD player
  • Bathroom with a vanity/toilet/shower over the bath. Shower-laundry room with washing machine. Separate toilet room.
  • Free WiFi.
  • Gas BBQ.
  • View the floorplan (pdf opens in a separate browser tab)
  • 2-night min. stay applies.


Wardell Farmhouse


  • Daily interactive farm activities.
  • Linen
  • Wifi

Wardell Farmhouse Rates

  • First 4 guests – $450.00 per night – Includes all Farm Stay Activities. (Minimum Charge per night). Scroll down for accommodation-only rates.
  • Extra Adults – $110.00 per person per night.
  • Children – (12 months and over) – $110.00. p/p – p/n
  • Babies (under 12 months) – $50.00
  • 10% discount applies to all repeat guests. – We love repeat guests and the way you share the joy of visiting Barcoos Farmstays Bathurst.
Wardell’s Farmhouse

Valley View Unit

The Valley View Unit is a separate unit that sleeps 7 (2 bedrooms)

  • King Bed – can be made into 2 king singles
  • Large 2nd bedroom/rumpus (Double bed, 2 single beds, and 2 trundle beds)  with TV, DVD.
  • Separate Sitting / Kitchenette Room with LCD TV/DVD
  • Microwave, Mini oven, and hotplates, fridge, ample cooking utensils, toaster, kettle, etc.
  • Bathroom
  • Electric blankets for winter and reverse cycle air conditioning.
  • A large covered BBQ area
  • View the floorplan (pdf opens in a new browser tab)
  • The minimum 2-night stay applies.

Valley View Unit Rates.

  • First 2 guests – $230.00 p/n – includes all Farm Stay activities.
  • Extra adults – $110.00p/p – p/n
  • Children – 12 months and over – $110.00 p/p – p/n
  • Babies. (under 12 months) – $50.00 p/n
  • ***Accommodation only rates are available during School Term*** $150.00 per unit for 2 guests, extra guests $25.00 per person – per night. Contact Elaine direct to book – farmstaysbathurst@gmail.com
  • 10% discount applies to all repeat guests. – We love repeat guests and the way you share the joy of visiting Barcoos Farmstays Bathurst.

Hillview Unit

This is located within the homestead with a private entrance. – Not available to be booked online, please email for availability.

    • Queen bedroom.
    • 2nd bedroom has 2 single beds
    • Separate sitting room.
    • LCD TV/Video player.
    • Tea and coffee facilities. Microwave, fridge, electric frypan, toaster, kettle.
    • Electric Heating, electric blankets, and reverse cycle air conditioning.
    • 3-way bathroom (separate shower-bathtub/toilet/vanity) For Hillview Unit guests only.
    • BBQ area under pergola with gas BBQ.
    • View the floorplan (pdf opens in a new browser tab).


  • Daily interactive farm activities.
  • Linen
  • Wifi


Accommodation Rates and Terms

Refunds or requests to rebook due to a change of mind are not available within 4 weeks of booked dates unless units are re-booked. A $50.00 service fee applies to all refunds processed due to a change of mind.

Minimum 3-night stays apply to Long Weekends.

One-night stays (units only) incur a 25% surcharge. These must be booked directly with Elaine via email.

All farm activities are included in your tariff.

Check-in – From 2.30pm. – Check-out at 11.30 am unless other arrangements are made with Elaine – Guests are welcome and expected to stay and take part in morning activities on the day of departure but you may be required to leave your accommodation earlier. We have bathroom facilities in our campground that you are welcome to use during/after activities and before departure.

Some activities are not always available due to the nature of farming.

SMOKERS – You are welcome to smoke outdoors and away from doorways! – Please ensure butts go in bins.

You are welcome to contact Barcoos Farmstays Bathurst for any questions or inquiries regarding the above.

Note: the above term/rates do not apply to V8 weekend in October, or when major events are on in the district and Long Weekends.  Please contact Elaine directly for bookings in these periods.

Meals at Barcoos

I’m sorry, we do not supply meals.

You do have cooking facilities as listed in your accommodation.

The Bridge Hotel at Perthville, (just down the road) is family-friendly, and all of its menus can be ordered as a takeaway as well as eat-in. They are open from Wednesday lunch through to Sunday evening.

The Village Store, (just 1 km. down the road), is open 7 am – 7 pm 7 days a week and does the usual takeaway menu.

Bathurst has a huge array of places to eat and several supermarkets, it is just a 10-minute drive to the CBD.