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Being a comfortable 90 minute drive from Darwin, Batchelor is the gateway to Litchfield National Park.

Historic Retreat is positioned in the centre of town, over looking the beautiful central park environment that was purposely created in the design process many years ago.

Historic Retreat - Inactive

Location: 19 Pinaroo Cres, Batchelor

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Historic Retreat is a heritage listed property and is the largest of only two other "G" style houses in existence. Historic Retreat is the "first" and only one of its type operating in the NT...

Historic Retreat was officially opened on the 7th March 2005 by the Chief Minister of the Northern Territory the Honorable Clare Martin.

The Chief Minister also acknowledged that, "it is the first time in the Northern Territorys history that private developers have pursued this type of accommodation, heritage listed it and subsequently turned it into a business and tourism venture".

Historic Retreat recieved it's first award in December 2005 for "Outstanding Commitment to Heritage Restortation" under the "Territory Tidy Town" banner...

In May 2006 the co-owners, in consultation with the office for the Federal Minister for heritage and environment initiated dialog with respect to the possibility of listing "The mine Manager's Reseidence" (Historic Retreat) on the "National Heritage register"...

Arrival Time: 12.00 | Departure Time: 10.00

 

Details

While visiting the Batchelor or Litchfield National Park region within Australias Northern Territory, make Historic Retreat home-stay style accommodation your home base!

Litchfield National Park, Rum Jungle, Adelaide River and other world-class attractions are all less than an hours drive from our Homestay Inn.

Enjoy all the inclusive services while staying at the Historic Retreat. Whether dining in or trying the local eating houses you'll enjoy a sense of being at home. Whether it be felt lounging around or just relaxing enjoying the huge open gardens Historic Retreat offers, leaving you time to relax and imagine how it would have been like living in Batchelor in the early 1950s. Pieces of Memorabilia from all aspects of Batchelor, and surrounding areas history are tastefully placed throughout the residence.

Deluxe room 1

This deluxe room comes with a king bed that can be seperated
into two king single beds and a single bed for a third person. This bedroom is the finest in the residence and has a real old world charm and tastefully placed antiques.It also has an ensuite that can be used exclusively for yourself for an extra charge of $10 per/night or you will share with room 2


The linen is professionally cleaned and the allergy free bedding coupled with the feather down pillows will only add to your overall comfort. TV, in-house video,fan and air-conditioning are standard for each room delivering a fully serviced environment.


If the natural environment is what you require, simply open all the louvres and both the front and rear gardens views appear and all from your bed. A tropical silver service breakfast is inclusive with all rooms and is served by your own personal resindent "butler" yes butler.


Guests can use the kitchen where complimentary Tea/coffe is
available when ever you want it, milk is supplied in the guest fridge.

Bed turning down service at night will be conducted by the butler with mint chocolates on your pillows.

Room Configuration: King Triple
Max # of Persons: 3
Facilities
Air conditioned, Balcony, Barbeque, Bathroom, Books and Games, Ceiling Fan, Ceiling Fans, Continental Breakfast, Cooking Facilities , Cooking Facilities - Full, Cooking Facilities Limited, Crockery & Cutlery, Dining room, Dining table & chairs, Dishwasher, Doona, Dryer, DVD, DVD library, DVD Player, DVD Player available for hire, DVD, VCR, CD & DVD library, DVDs Available, Early Check In, Ensuite, Extra Blankets, Fan, Fax Line, First Aid Kit, Free Newspaper, Freezer, Fridge, Frying Pan, Full Cooking Facilities , Full size wardrobe with luggage racks, Full stove, Games & Cards, Gourmet kitchen, Guest Laundry/ Dry clean, Guest lounge, In-house Movies, Interconnecting Rooms, Iron, Ironing Board, King Bed, King or Twin Beds, King Size Bed, Kitchen, Laundry Facilities, Laundry Facilities Available, Linen & Towels, Linen Provided, Lounge Area, Microwave, Microwave Oven, Movie Library, Non-Smoking Establishment , Non-Smoking Indoors , Off-Street Parking, Outdoor Setting, Oven, Ovenware, Pets by Arrangement, Refrigerator, Shared Bathroom, Shower, Single bed, Stairs, Step in Shower (shower curtain), Step In Shower (Swing Open Door), Stove, Tea/Coffee, Television, Toaster, Towels, Truck/ Trailer/ Bus Friendly Parking, Twin Beds, Undercover Parking, Vanity, VCR Video Cassette Recorder, Videos, Videos Available, washing machine

Deluxe room 2

This bedroom has a shared ensuite with room one(connecting).
The comfortable king bed can be seperated to make two king
single beds and is fitted with allergy free linen and feather down pillows.


With airconditioning and fan fitted,making your envorionment
comfortable as you wish. Front and rear garden views from your bed, simply open all the louvres and the beautiful gardens appear.


In house video and TV are standard features for each room.
The residence comes with your own private "BUTLER" yes butler..A silver service topical breakfast is included in the room price and is served by the resedent "BUTLER"..


Complimentary tea/coffee is available in the guest kitchen that you can use when ever you like, including a guest fridge stocked with milk and cordials cold water.


Room Configuration: King
Max # of Persons: 2

Deluxe room 3

This deluxe room has a comfortable king bed that can be seperated to make two king single beds and is fitterd with professionlly cleaned linen allergy free and feather down pillows.A shared bathroom with complimentry toiletries are stocked for your convenience.


Fan,air-conditioning are fitted to ensure maximum comfort at your demand, Tv and in-house video are also standard for each room. You can enjoy the ultimate in guest services with your own personal resident "BUTLER" yes butler.


A siver service tropical breakfast is included in the price of the room served by your personal butler..Complimentary tea/coffee failities and full use of the guest kitchen are there for your convenience. The guests fridge is stocked with
milk, cordials and cold water. This room has its own private balcony and front and rear views to the gardens just simply open up the louvres and the beautiful gardens appear.

Room Configuration: King
Max # of Persons: 2
No children permitted.

Deluxe room 4

This bunk room, cosy in configuration has air-conditioning and fan for your added comfort.TV and in-house video are also available professionally cleaned linen allergy free linen with feather down pillows. A shared bathroom with complimentary toiletries are stocked for your convenience.


Front and rear garden views suddenly appear when you open the louvres its as if the garden joins you in the room. A silver service breakfast is inclusive in the price and is severd by the resident "BUTLER" yes butler. Tea/coffee facilities are available in the kitchen milk supplied in the guest fridge. Guests have full use of the kitchen.

Room Configuration: Bunk Beds
Max # of Persons: 2

Deluxe room 5

This deluxe king/triple room has plenty of space and charm, with a king bed that can be seperated to make two king single beds and a seperate single. All are fitted with allergy free linen and feather down pillows. Airconditioning
and fan are available at your lessure but, if the natural environment is what you require then simlpy open all the louvres and the front and rear garden views will appear as if it was magic.


The room is furnished with an array of unique and fine furniture collected by the owners from various travel endeavours.

A full silver service tropical breakfast is included in the price and is served by the resident "BUTLER" yes butler.
A shared bathroom with comlimentary toiletries are stocked for yor convenience. Tea/coffee facilities are available in the kitchen when ever you want to make a cuppa with milk,juice,cordials and cold water supplied
complimentary.

Room Configuration: King Triple
Max # of Persons: 3

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