Self-contained accommodations in the Mudgee Region offer the opportunity to immerse yourself fully in the local experience. Enjoy a comfortable and convenient home base for exploring the area's attractions, from vineyard tours and wine tastings to scenic drives through rolling hills and valleys.

Whether you're looking for a cosy cottage nestled among the vineyards or a spacious farmhouse with panoramic views, there's a wide range of options to suit every preference and budget. Many self-contained accommodations come fully equipped with kitchens, living areas and outdoor spaces, allowing you to relax and unwind in privacy.

Staying in a self-contained accommodation also offers the flexibility to enjoy meals made with fresh local ingredients sourced from nearby markets and farm gates. It's a wonderful way to savour the flavours of the region and create unforgettable experiences during your stay.

Perfect for a romantic getaway or a celebration with a group of friends, explore these 10 Top Stays for your next visit to the Mudgee Region.

1. Mudgee Guesthouse

If you're looking for a sanctuary from the hectic lifestyle of the city and its surrounds, somewhere with heartwarming ambience where you can recline, be pampered and indulge in all that Mudgee has to offer, then Mudgee Guesthouse is a must. This purpose built luxurious Bed and Breakfast is just two and a half kilometres north of the Mudgee town centre. Designed for couples with entertainment and relaxing in mind, Mudgee Guesthouse offers expansive living, dining and relaxation areas, along with an outdoor entertainment space featuring a sparkling inground saltwater pool. There is plenty of room both indoors and out to unwind and revive the mind, body and soul.

2. Evanslea Luxury Boutique Accommodation

Minutes from the centre of Mudgee, but seemingly miles away from everything, Evanslea Luxury Boutique Accommodation immerses you in style and relaxation as soon as you enter their grounds. Nestled alongside the Cudgegong River on four and a half acres of private gardens, this exclusive property offers four intimate and beautifully appointed cottages and the stunning and historical Evanslea House for families and larger groups. Whether you are seeking a romantic getaway or simply a relaxed break with family and friends there is a style of accommodation to suit your needs. Many special creature comforts await including a beautiful shared pool for during the warmer months and wood fires in all of their accommodation when it's cooler.

3. Sierra Escape

Sierra Escape is accommodation like you’ve never seen before. This award-winning, adults-only eco-glamping experience is located only 20 minutes drive to the town of Mudgee. Surrounded by beautiful rolling hills, and breathtaking views – Sierra provides an opportunity to escape from busy city life and immerse yourself in country NSW. The glamping tents are Australian made from the highest quality material, well insulated for warmth in winter, and have large windows for the cooling summer breeze. Designed for comfort and luxury, reset your senses with a relaxing bath, toasting marshmallows on an open campfire or simply sit on the deck with a good book and a heavenly glass of Mudgee wine whilst the sun goes down.

The Elouera Tiny House offers cosy opulence as you watch glinting stars and charming wildlife saunter past your room. The floor-to-ceiling windows offer sweeping views of the landscape and wildlife. Observe the night sky from a starlit bathtub on your private deck. Snuggle on a plush sofa and gaze over the rolling hills of Australian bush or nestle around your open fire pit. Sierra Scape accommodation is the perfect balance of luxury and adventure.

4. Mudgee's Getaway Cottages

Discover the charm and comfort of Mudgee’s Getaway Cottages, offering self-contained farm stay accommodation that is just a short walk to Mudgee’s CBD. Seven beautiful homes and cottages are set on nine acres of river-front parkland and meandering manicured lawns.

Stroll through award winning flower gardens, breath in the fresh country air and relax at any of the many picnic tables dotted throughout the property. Wander down to the veggie patch and relish the taste of fresh seasonal vegetables, grown for your picking, to complement your barbecue or a home cooked meal. There is also an assortment of friendly and welcoming animals to entertain guests of all ages, including a miniature donkey, camel, ostrich, geese, miniature Shetland ponies, chooks and rabbits that love being hand fed.

With its central location you can leave your car at home and take a leisurely walk to the local pubs, eateries, shops and markets. If transport is required you can hire a 7 seater Toyota van and 11 seater mini-bus with a driver to transport you to restaurants for lunch or dinner and on winery tours and sightseeing tours.

5. Glenayr Farm Mudgee

Glenayr Farm Mudgee is the perfect place to disconnect to reconnect. Set on a 320-acre working sheep and cattle property of secluded quintessential Australian landscape that makes you feel like you’re the only people on earth, yet you are only a short drive to the wineries and attractions in the region.

Whether you fancy a glamping experience or breathtaking villa, you are covered. The four bell tents have incredible views and are spaced 15 metres apart from each other for privacy, and only a short walk to the amenities and communal area. The two villas are each positioned on their own mountain, providing privacy and seclusion.

Glenayr Farm can be be booked exclusively for a group celebration, or to enjoy the ultimate seclusion for your next romantic getaway.

6. Bubbletent Australia

Bubbletent Australia allows you and your special plus one to experience something you’ve never experienced before! Imagine sleeping under the stars in a giant transparent bubble with luxurious appointments, the night sky twinkling above you and the most incredible views of the Capertee Valley surrounding you. The view from Bubbletent has to be seen to be believed! See the sun-soaked end to the day and the way it showers the ancient towering cliffs with a golden hue. Close your eyes and hear the calls of the 237 bird species that call this place home. Sit on a rock and watch the sky roll through a spectrum of colours into the thickness of the starry night. Now you’re starting to get the full picture. Overlooking the widest canyon in the world which doubles as one of the 50 IBA (Important Bird Area) sanctuaries around the globe for bird watching, this really is a one-of-a-kind getaway.

7. Mudgee Homestead Guesthouse

The multi-award-winning Mudgee Homestead Guesthouse offers stunning views, elegant dining and superb service. Elevated on the flanks of Mount Buckaroo, this purpose-built federation style guesthouse is ideally situated on 40 tranquil acres only five minutes from Mudgee. The homestead looks like a classic Queenslander - a beautiful, elevated house beneath a red iron roof, wrapped in a wide, sweeping verandah that majestically overlooks the Mudgee Valley. Guests are rewarded with the area's most spectacular panoramic views of the distant hills and surrounding vineyards.

Offering seven delightful and well-appointed guestrooms with private ensuites, Mudgee Homestead Guesthouse is a fabulous option for a couples getaway, gathering with a group of friends or booking the entire guesthouse for your next group celebration or small group retreat. Spoil yourself with indulgent breakfasts, leisurely afternoon teas on the veranda and elegant chef-prepared weekend dinners. Soak in the views from the sprawling verandah or relax in the sun in the outdoor BBQ area. Enjoy sitting around the open fire in the Fireside Lounge, have a game of billiards, darts, Pac-Man or watch sports on the big screen in the spacious Billiard Lounge, and dare we say it…there's even karaoke! You have 40 acres to yourself, so the neighbours won't mind!

8. Belle Bois

Belle Bois is where you can feel like you are a thousand miles away, surrounded by the world’s widest canyon and surrounding World Heritage wilderness - whilst enjoying sophisticated country living. This luxury-hosted getaway is set on one hundred acres, surrounded by the sandstone escarpments and mountain peaks of the Capertee Valley.

Take a quiet break or an active getaway. Curl up in front of the double-sided fireplace in the Great Room or in the sun on the terrace under the grape vines. Walk in their regenerated grassy woodland - there are kangaroos, wombats, echidna, tortoises, and a wealth of birds. Or explore the spectacular landscape - bushwalking, kayaking hidden waterways, driving the byways, wandering historic villages, and finding great local wines.

The guest suites at Belle Bois are beautifully appointed and spacious, with generous bathrooms, organic cotton, wool and linen on the beds, plush bathrobes, private terraces, underfloor heating, and wonderful views. Belle Bois includes breakfast, all-day espresso coffee and tea, fruit and treats, and a pre-dinner drink with your room. You can also add a table d’hôte dinner, light daytime meal or something from the bar. Book one room or the entire place.

9. farmers quarters

BJ & Gav are your local hosts at farmers quarters who warmly invite you to immerse yourself in the relaxing surrounds, soak in the stunning sunsets and simply unwind. Immerse yourself in the ambiance as you imbibe local beverages and savour regional flavours in one of four self-contained guest houses, just a short distance from Mudgee township and with many of the region's premiere wineries on your doorstep.

The property is set amidst surrounding vineyards, allowing you to kick back and relax on your private verandah and soak in the views. Gav & BJ are locals that just love the Mudgee Region and are ready to help you explore and create a bespoke Mudgee experience to complement your palate and lifestyle. They are there to take care of the little things for you, like picking up your freshly baked bread, procuring your Mudgee honey, collecting fresh farm eggs or providing a private chauffeur service.

10. Evamor Valley

Evamor Valley luxury eco-glamping is a perfect retreat, offering a serene setting surrounded by nature, just a few moment's drive from both Mudgee township and vineyards. The property offers six luxury eco-tents - all fitted with private hot tubs. The interiors are the epitome of luxury: think buttery smooth sheets, a lush king bed, gorgeous stone sinks and gold tap-ware, plus each tent offers a private hot tub, deck and fire pit to enjoy the starry night sky.

Evamor’s attention-to-detail, convenient location and commitment to total luxury is well-deserving of its five-star status, including a silver award in Unique Accommodation in the recent NSW Tourism Awards 2023, as well as a bronze award at the 2022 NSW Tourism Awards, for New business in Tourism. Not to mention numerous outstanding reviews. Once you arrive at Evamor, you won’t want to leave.

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