The SpaceBlack George House is a rural property located in the beautiful Karri forests region in the SW of West Australia. Set on 7 acres the property is only 10 minutes from Manjimup, 15 minutes from Pemberton and 45 minutes from Nannup and Bridgetown. The Walpole Tree Top Walk and Margaret River Wine Region are also both easily accessible as day trips.
In the private guest wing of the house there are 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Bedroom 1 is set-up with a queen sized bed and has an en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 has two single beds and also has an en-suite bathroom . The third bedroom has 3 single beds and also has its own bathroom and a separate toilet. The guest wing also has a lounge, dining area, laundry with a washer and dryer, and a fully equipped kitchen.- (microwave and cooktop, all crockery and cookware, but no oven). The guest lounge has a TV with video player, library (books, CDs and videos), a pool table and a sound system.
Outside, on the 4m wide verandah, is a 6 person heated spa, a BBQ and beautiful views over the forest.
All bed linen, doonas and towels are supplied and we also stock the fridge for your first day with breakfast supplies - bread, eggs, bacon, milk, cereal, butter, orange juice, fruit, tea and coffee.
The property is home to Andrea and Gordon Roper, Shadow the dog and some chooks. All our animals are friendly and guests are welcome to bring their own dogs provided that they are also friendly. There is a running line and a secure pen where pets can be left if you go somewhere and wish to leave them.
There are many wineries,restaurants and attractions within easy reach of our property and we are more than happy to provide advice and directions.
Both Andrea and myself are keen bikers and we welcome other motorbike riders. We can provide undercover parking for your bikes and can direct you to some of the best motorbike rides in WA; good roads, beautiful scenery, lots of bends and not a lot of traffic.
So, for a relaxing stay, or as a base for riding or exploring, come and experience what the SW has to offer.
We can cater for up to seven guests in 3 rooms or you can book one, two or 3 rooms. Please note that we only take one booking per night so whether you book as a couple, a group of friends, or a family, you will have sole occupancy of the entire guest wing of the house.
The room price of $120 is based on one or two adults and includes supplies for a self serve breakfast (bread/toast, spreads, tea/coffee, cereal, bacon, eggs and juice). For any more than 2 guests in one booking we charge $50 per person with a maximum fee of $270; so a couple alone would be$120, 4 people would be $220 people and 5 to 7 people would be $270. Please note that these room rates are for groups of adults. We do not charge for children under 5 and we have reduced rates for families; Please contact us for a price. Guest AccessThe guest guest wing has it's own private entrance and all bedrooms enter off the open plan guest lounge/dining/kitchen. The lounge has access to the verandah and spa. The guest area is completely separate from the owners area. Interaction with GuestsWe interact as much or as little as the guests want; with some guests we have shared drinks or a BBQ and swapped travel stories over a wine or three but if you just want to veg out in private; that's fine too. The NeighborhoodBlack George House is a rural property and you will wake to the sound of birds and cows and look out at trees from the verandah but you are only a short distance from wineries, shops and restaurants Getting AroundWe're in the country so you'll need your own transport but we have plenty of parking, including undercover parking for motorbikes. Other Things to NoteWe have very patchy mobile coverage but their is a land-line phone in the guest lounge that you are welcome to use for local calls. Our wireless internet is satellite so is usually reliable and there is no password required.