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Cate Beach August 30, 2018 0

Caravan Park

Maranup Ford Caravan Park is situated within the extensive gardens surrounding the old homestead.

Our park is designed for each van to have plenty of space around it and, by planting trees and shrubs within the park area, you also have some privacy. Visitors in the park are welcome to enjoy the gardens and use the mobile booster coverage on the homestead lawns. Groups are most welcome.

Caravans and Camper Trailers you will find shady grass or hardstand powered sites. 15amp electrical outlets mean that you can run aircon or heating. All have water available.

Campers can choose from a range of powered or unpowered camping sites in either morning or evening shade areas.

Check In for caravans & camping – 12 noon onwards. Check Out is 10.00am or by arrangement.

See our facilities for more information.


Cate Beach June 5, 2016 0


Our park is designed for each camp to have plenty of space around it and, by planting trees and shrubs within the park area, you also have some privacy.

Visitors in the park are welcome to enjoy the gardens. Unpowered camping sites come in a range of sizes  in either morning or evening shade areas. We have undercover area’s at our camp kitchen and our shearing shed when there is inclement weather

Check In for Campers – 12 noon onwards. Check Out is 10.00am or by arrangement. Groups are welcome.

Cate Beach May 24, 2016 0

The Lodge

The Lodge is all about location. The unparalleled views from the hillside location down onto the sweeping curve of the Blackwood River are just mesmerising.

Relax in the intimacy of our luxury lodge. Located with a private outlook at the top of the property, it is individual in it’s character and décor and surrounded by the river and rolling hills.

The perfect place to enjoy these views is from the wide wrap around veranda or the fully screened alfresco area, however everything about the The Lodge’s design is intended to take advantage of this spectacular location.

Decorated in a contemporary country style, it is superbly appointed with cathedral ceilings and soaring windows framing the spectacular views. Cantilever flame fire and blackbutt window seats invite you to pick up a book or just watch the river meander by. The charm of the lodge is enhanced by the inclusion of natural wood furniture, polished wood floors and a thoughtful attention to detail.

This luxury 2 bedroom lodge accommodation is designed for up to 2 couples and can accommodate each with private bathrooms facilities. With its own driveway, entrance and private setting, the Lodge will be your own secluded retreat.

Other Lodge features to maximise your comfort during your stay include reverse cycle air conditioning, TV and DVD players, a well stocked library, Free WiFi and Netflix Access, DVD & CD collection, Sonos sound system and luxurious bamboo linens.

The kitchen is designed to inspire culinary adventures and meant for sharing. The central island blackbutt bench is the focal point in this room that lends itself to wining and dining on some amazing local produce. The Lodge is stocked with a complimentary range of tea, instant, plunger and pod coffee, preserves and condiments. An outdoor BBQ area with full sized gas weber BBQ and a fire pit complete the cooking and entertaining options.

The Lodge is a NO SMOKING Venue.

Cate Beach May 12, 2016 0

The B&B

Garden Room Suite – simple accommodation in the main homestead decorated in the style and era of the early settlers. A choice of continental or full breakfast is available.

Built in 1917, The Homestead, has high ceilings and thick hand made brick walls, there are many original features such as: wide jarrah floor boards, sash windows and working fireplaces. The central hallway and wide wrap around verandahs are all typical of the large homes built in this period. Originally built for a family with 6 children, the Homestead has large bedrooms with fireplaces and a dining room large enough to seat extended family and guests for shared meals, church services and district meetings.

The Garden Room B&B in The Homestead has it’s own private entrance. Inside there is a comfortable suite with modern facilities. You won’t find this suite over decorated or full of flippery as it is presented in the style and era of these original settlers.

In the Garden room suite there is a sun lounge with large windows looking out onto the gardens, the perfect spot for a quiet read or to watch the native Blue Wrens or robins. A small refrigerator and tea & coffee making facilities are here for your convenience. The bedroom has a queensize bed with electric blanket. Ensuite with shower complete this comfortable and charming suite.

Continental or fully cooked breakfasts are offered to guests in the family dining room. Evening meals are available by prior arrangement.

Garden room guests are welcome to wander around and enjoy the gardens. The mobile booster installed in the homestead will provide coverage for some carriers. The Homestead and Gardens are No Smoking zones.