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Glen Aplin Gardens

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311 Stabiles Rd, Glen Aplin, Queensland 4381 Australia
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Glen Aplin Gardens offers the ultimate peaceful country retreat in Queensland’s flourishing wine region, just five minutes drive south of Stanthorpe. Situated on the crest of a hill, the property offers stunning panoramic views of the Severn Valley and Mount Tully. Guests are welcome to explore the ten acres of manicured gardens, natural bush-land, working farm, and a fine art gallery and cafe restaurant. This hosted bed + breakfast has a minimal carbon footprint, based on the philosophy of being gentle to the environment, recycling and using seasonally available produce. The house is available to host couples and groups, as well as catered functions and weddings. The ground work of Glen Aplin Gardens was established over 30 years ago. Tall conifers and winding wisteria meld together with Australian bush and gums to paint a continuous pallet of color and fragrances all year. Winding pathways and stone walkways have been established to lead you deep into the wildflowers of springtime and become surrounded in the sensations and aromas that is a fragrant garden. Even in the winter and autumn months, an enchanted garden appears where little surprises are to be found in new flowers and changing leaves. Sit a while on a garden seat and rest, revive and replenish your soul. Glen Aplin Gardens is centered in one of Australia‘s diverse wine and fruit growing regions. Whether you are interested in wine, the arts and music – we have something for you.Enjoy country living just five minutes from Stanthorpe. Our accommodation is set in tranquil surroundings, with personal service, and the best local food & wine. Perfect for romantic weekends away, or family holidays. This hosted bed & breakfast has a minimal carbon footprint, based on the philosophy of being gentle to the environment, recycling and using seasonally available produce. You are offered a choice of two en- suite state rooms with private entrance and garden or valley views. All three other rooms are equally comfortable in this country style farm house with shared bathroom facilities. Stay for any 7 days and get one day free. There is a 2 day minimum stay for guest bookings at Glen Aplin Gardens B & B. Visit our Art Gallery - Opening hours 10.30am to 4.30pm Open Thursday to Sunday and some Public Holidays A large selection of artists are represented from International examples & Australia wide and Local painters and potters who have contributed to the Gallery in 2015-17 with also well known artists from Queensland and around Australia. The Southern Downs produces a fine array of artistic talent. You can benefit from Glen Aplin Gardens Art Gallery’s consultancy, as we are able to provide an on site home decorating service, allowing you to see the item in place before you decide to purchase. Glen Aplin Gardens is a pet friendly B & B, set on the crest of rolling hillside overlooking the Severn Valley. We welcome guests who wish to bring their pets on holiday with them. Our sprawling property is home to a number of animals that serve a great purpose. Not only are they cute and cuddly but they keep us company, they maintain our land by keeping down the grass growth, working over the soil and providing valuable manure to help our gardens thrive. Perfect for families with children, or those who love animals as much as we do. We offer guided tours and feeding sessions with animals.
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Ztroy wrote a review Sep 2021
Brisbane, Australia15 contributions14 helpful votes
The gardens has a Tesla charger which is why we decided to go to this particular place. Bruce and Jennifer are really lovely people and we will definitely be back on our next family trip to Stanthorpe to enjoy some more old fashioned hospitality.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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Kerrinkarl wrote a review Jul 2021
Northland, NZ34 contributions14 helpful votes
The accommodation was average, certainly NOT luxury. They advertise as a "Luxury B&B" and it is far from luxurious. The room was tiny, facilities are outdated and very basic. We were charged additional for a room with an ensuite, despite having booked a room with an ensuite on the online booking site. The owner cooks the meals but I recommend you take or prepare your own, as you can use the main house kitchen facilities. If you are after something basic, this is fine, but if you are after luxury, definitely look elsewhere.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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Leonie wrote a review Jul 2021
Brisbane, Australia3 contributions
We chose this location for proximity to Girraween National Park, and the grounds are lovely. Although there's one bathroom for the place, Bruce made a great effort to make us welcome. Jennifer his wife, on the other hand, was unpleasant, bordering on rude. Not a good woman to be working in a service industry, and I feel sorry for her overworked and put-upon husband. Good luck to you if you annoy her!
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Maps819281 wrote a review May 2021
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My husband and I stayed for 2 nights in the Australia Room. I chose this B&B based on good reviews. Perhaps the description was true but unfortunately is not accurate now. Breakfast was cereal (no yoghurt or fruit) and toast with jams. Coffee was International Roast. An espresso was $6.00. No hot breakfast was offered. I chose this accommodation because there was a restaurant/cafe on site which would be handy as Glen Alpin is a little way out of Stanthorpe. Be aware that this is not open, neither is the art gallery. Rooms were adequate but certainly not "luxury". Again the coffee in the house was instant International Roast. If you are considering this accommodation please be aware that the description is, unfortunately, no longer accurate in many aspects,
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Peter P wrote a review Jul 2018
Brisbane, Australia145 contributions44 helpful votes
We were 2 x families looking for accommodation to suit 9 of us! The large home with 5 bedrooms suited us perfectly. Lots of space and a large common area to hang out. Jenny and Alan provided us with great hospitality. Especially the very generous and delicious breakfasts that arrived in the mornings. It was lovely to sit and have a large family table and all the great conversations that came from that. Jenny was also wonderful at accommodating our gluten intolerant son with special options for him!
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Date of stay: July 2018
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US$99 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandSouthern Downs RegionGlen Aplin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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Frequently Asked Questions about Glen Aplin Gardens
Which popular attractions are close to Glen Aplin Gardens?
Nearby attractions include Brass Monkey Brew House (3.6 km), Ashbern Farms (6.6 km), and Bush Rock Gallery (6.9 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Glen Aplin Gardens?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Glen Aplin Gardens?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Glen Aplin Gardens?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Glen Aplin Gardens?
Conveniently located restaurants include ZEST Pastries, Anna's Restaurant, and Jamworks Gourmet Foods.
Does Glen Aplin Gardens have airport transportation?
Yes, Glen Aplin Gardens offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Glen Aplin Gardens?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Glen Aplin Gardens?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Glen Aplin Gardens offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, a banquet room, and conference facilities.
Is Glen Aplin Gardens accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.