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A wonderful way for families, friends and couples to experience country living in Orange NSW and its surrounding villages is with a country escape in one of our beautiful rural properties.

Disconnect and discover the joys of living simply - walk a country lane, pick fresh fruit, or simply marvel at a canopy of stars on a cloudless night. 

A delightful alternative to more traditional forms of Orange accommodation, the country experience ranges from rustic stays where you can help muster a herd of cattle or try your hand at campfire cooking, to more refined experiences involving good food and wine.


Back to the Reef

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Back to the Reef is an historic school consisting of two classrooms, lovingly renovated for a contemporary lifestyle, with all mod cons and finishes whilst retaining its original heritage.

Located on a hill, protected by 100 year old pines and landscaped gardens. With views to the surrounding rolling hills.

The old school accommodates up to 10 people. There are six bedrooms, consisting of two king, two queen and two double beds. Four of the bedrooms have direct access to the verandahs. One main bedroom has an en suite and other large bathroom is shared.

Three sitting rooms are available in the house, as well as spacious verandas, patio and courtyard with barbecue and wood fired pizza oven. The kitchen is fully equipped and modern.

The house has hydronic heating throughout, as well as wood and gas fires.
The property is centrally located, ten minutes from Historic Millthorpe Village, 20 minute drive to the city of Orange and a 45 minute drive to Bathurst.

The region is known for its food and wine culture with many festivals throughout the year, markets and shopping for artisan goods and local produce, fruit picking, great cycling and walking trails and historical tours.


139 Long Swamp Road
Forest Reefs


Bed and Breakfast

Special Features

Barbeque, Carpark, Family Friendly, Games or recreation room, Gas, Laundry, Non Smoking, Open Fireplace, Outdoor Dining Area, Outdoor Furniture


Indicative Prices: $750.00 - $1,000.00


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