The Cubby House Farmstay

"Peaceful and relaxing"

Welcome To The Cubby House Farmstay

"The Cubby House"Farmstay is on a property of 16 acres at Rylstone NSW consisting of pasture improved paddocks and natural bushland surroundings at 604m above sea level. View the most spectacular countryside in the world! The farmstay is situated a comfortable 3 hours 40 minutes drive North West of Sydney between Lithgow and Mudgee.

On the farm attractions and activities are:- Goats, ducks, chooks, dogs, bushwalks or just to enjoy magnificent views of spectacular sandstone cliffs of Kandos and wildlife at your door. You will experience the perfect environment for relaxation. "The Cubby House"is also ideal for photography, landscape painting, bird watching and star gazing. We do not have any set activities.

Enquire now before you miss out!

"The Cubby House"is a beautifully presented open plan apartment which accommodates 4 people and is set near the main farmhouse. The apartment has a comfy King bed plus double sofa-bed in living area, dining table, well equipped kitchen, bathroom facilities and patio with outdoor entertaining area.

The apartment is self-contained with just about every modern convenience provided. (Shower, Iron and Board, Electric Stove/Oven, Full size Refrigerator/Freezer, Kitchen Utensils, Microwave, Digital TV, DVD, VCR, CD Player, Gas BBQ, Hairdryer, Reverse Cycle Airconditioning, Fan, Books, Games, Linen, Towels, Pillows, Doonas, Blankets and complimentary Tea, Coffee, Sugar, Milk, Biscuits, Eggs, Shampoo/Conditioner, Toothpaste and Soap).

All you require is food, drinks, clothes for any season is advisable. 

Our local Cafe's at Rylstone, 2km drive or 20 minutes walk, is open for business. The next best place to go is Kandos or Rylstone Clubs or Pubs and other Restaurants, no more than 9km drive.

There are many scenic drives within an hours drive. Visit wineries, cafes, historic towns, natural wilderness areas, Windamere Dam, Dunn's Swamp, Sofala, Kandos Swimming Pool 9km, Golf Courses at Rylstone or Kandos, Glen Davis Ruins, Hill End, Harley Museum of NSW Inc., "Farm View"Cafe at Running Stream to name a few. Or if you are looking for something different, why not try a scenic helicopter flight over the Capertee Valley for a birds eye view. Contact Mark at Capertee Valley Helicopters for more information.

The Capertee Valley is the largest canyon in the world (wider, but not as deep as the Grand Canyon, USA), with more birds per square kilometre than anywhere else in the Southern Hemisphere.

SORRY - No motorbikes, pets, firearms, hunting, or horse riding allowed on the property due to insurance restrictions.


The apartment is suited for a small family, couple or small group of close friends looking for a stay in the country at an affordable rate.

School Holidays and long weekends are particularly popular and it is advisable to book in advance!

Tariff:  From $120.00 per night for 2 guests. Confirm price on application.

(Please advise age of children at time of booking).

Public Holidays and School Holidays - 10% fee applies.

NOTE: Pricing is subject to change and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner. Bookings paid through the Stayz online payment system incur a 2% credit card surcharge. Rates may be subject to change without notice.

Check-in after 2.00pm. Check-out by 10.00am. Early or Late Check-in/out may be available on request subject to availability. Fees apply.

50% Deposit required to confirm booking. Deposit is payable by Money Order or Direct Deposit via Phone/Internet Banking or Credit Card via online booking. Bank details available at time of booking. 

Remaining balance is to be paid on arrival by cash or by Direct Deposit no later than 3 days before arrival. Credit card payments will be automatically deducted on day of arrival.

Relive childhood experiences, or create new ones with your family.....


KAT  - 26.1.17 - Very tidy and clean, love the goats! 

​HARRY - 26.2.17 - We had a lovely stay at "The Cubby House". We were made very welcome by Margaret and her family even included us in a birthday celebration! The location was perfect for the two of us for our visit to our old home town. The accommodation was very comfortable and clean.

​BETH - 9.4.17 - Thanks Margaret for providing us with a comfortable Cubby House in this beautiful part of NSW. Yummy fresh eggs and very cute, friendly goats.

​VAL - 17.4.17 - Thank you Margaret for such a beautiful, comfortable stay. We loved the goats, dogs, chicks and wonderful night sky. Our little one, Matthew, enjoyed every minute with all the animals.

​NOLENE - 4.5.17 - The airconditioning worked well, the bed was warm, the location convenient, so we enjoyed our stay, now we're on our way.

ANGELA - 7.5.17 - A lovely quiet place & a delightful time for we four. Many thanks.

MARTIN - 10.5.17 - A comfortable country stay. Thank you.

​BERYL - 14.5.17 - Clean, convenient and quiet - thanks! Enjoyed the 'historic' brochures and books. Hiked all of Ferntree Gully & Dunns Swamp - Great!!

​LINDSAY - 15.5.17 - Lovely place to stay, comfortable and clean, loved the animals, thankyou for this!

​WERNER - 7.7.17 - Thank you. This was a great base for our adventures.


Entertainment:  DVD Player, In-house Movies/Videos, Stereo. Mingle with farm animals, pet goats, chooks, ducks, dogs.

Cooking :            Gas Barbeque, Electric stove/oven, Microwave

Linen :                Linen/Towels supplied

Comfort :            Reverse Cycle Airconditioning, Fan

Laundry:             Ironing facilities, clothes line and pegs. Laundromat at Kandos

Other  :              Non-Smoking, Car Parking

Custom:              Children welcome, Guest Soap/Shampoo/Conditioner/Toothpaste, Hairdryer, Complimentary Tea/Coffee/Sugar/Milk/Biscuits/Eggs, Games/Books/Videos/DVD's