Hidden away in an almost untouched corner of the Flinders Ranges, is boutique farm stay Flinders Bush Retreats. 11,000 acres of ancient beauty owned and operated by the McInnis, family 5th and 6th generation graziers who have diversified into tourism to supplement their farm income during times of drought.
Offering Award Winning. 4.5 star rated, Flinders Ranges Accommodation in 2 self-contained houses providing a private and luxurious escape to experience the outback. Accommodating 6-8 guests each and boasting fully equipped kitchens, modern conveniences, open plan living rooms and large bedrooms. Each house was designed to bring the Australian bush in – offering unique views, superior furniture and quality linens.
Have you considered Flinders Ranges glamping? Perfect for nature lovers who don’t want to rough it, the Eco Tent combines camping with comfort! Recently refurbished the steel framed, insulated canvas tent includes a bespoke queen sized bed and luxurious linen, small kitchenette and attached ensuite. Located in a secluded gorge, 21 km East of Hawker, the Eco Tent offers privacy, scenic views and an abundance of native wildlife.
Unpowered private bush campsites are available in Willow Waters Gorge. Caravans, camper trailers and tents are welcome.
4WDing, mountain bike and walking trails, farm feeding and farm tours.
Disabled AssistanceCaters for limited mobility
MembershipRegional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Tourism Industry Council of SA
AccreditationAustralian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business
The Quarters is a newly built, four bedroom guesthouse accommodating up to eight people. Perfect for families or small groups wanting a home away from home, The Quarters has all the luxuries needed to make your stay comfortable. An open plan living area boasts a fully equipped kitchen. The two queen bedrooms (one with ensuite) and two single rooms (twin share) include all linen. Reverse cycle heating and cooling assure year round comfort. Fully equipped kitchen, television, DVD and iPod dock, four bedrooms (maximum eight persons) with ceiling fans, two bathrooms, all linen and towels included, washing machine, barbecue, playground and campfire pit.Air Conditioning Barbecue Bath Blankets DVD/Bluray Player Dining Area Dishwasher Flat-screen TV Full Kitchen Heating Iron Kettle Kitchenware Linen supplied Lounge/Dining Area Microwave Open fireplace Outdoor Dining Area Outdoor Furniture Oven Private Bathroom Refrigerator Shower Stove Top Tea/Coffee making facilities Television Toaster Washing Machine iPod Dock
Perfect for nature lovers who don’t want to rough it, our Eco Tent combines camping with comfort!
Recently refurbished our Eco Tent is designed with minimal environmental impact creating the perfect nature based experience, offering couples a secluded and peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Positioned on a small rise and surrounded by some of the oldest hills in the Flinders Ranges, you can really appreciate nature and the local flora and fauna as kangaroos and emus graze along side you.
Fully self contained, the Eco Tent provides everything needed for a comfortable stay. A queen size bed dressed in quality linens and an Australian wool blanket (we are wool producers after all!). Amenities include a small kitchenette and BBQ for self catering and an ensuite with an eco friendly, composting ‘nature-loo’ and gas hot water.
Due to the secluded location there is no electricity. Lighting is provided with battery powered lanterns, whilst fairy lights adorn the canvas ceiling. There is no mobile phone coverage at the Eco Tent. Take this time to enjoy a digital detox.
Beat the crowded campsites and explore the Flinders Ranges in its natural beauty. Private campsites are available in designated spots in Willow Waters Gorge. Caravans, camper trailers and tents are welcome and sites are allocated depending on size requirements. Please note – campsites are unpowered and there is currently no amenities available.
Imagine yourself sitting on the verandah of an early 1900’s homestead…
All the character of the early farming days with 100 year old hand picked stone walls…
Sheep and cattle grazing among iconic Flinders Ranges views…
Welcome to Mt Scott Homestead!
Step inside to a recently renovated historic farm house. The cosy lounge room will warm the coldest winters with a wood fire, the perfect place to sit around and unwind after a day exploring.
The fully equipped kitchen and open plan dining room will ensure you are well catered for. Or perhaps you’d rather a BBQ while watching the sun setting and the millions of stars emerge into the outback sky.
Mt Scott Homestead offers 3 bedrooms – main with ensuite. The original bedrooms offer French doors out on to the verandah, perfect for a morning cup of coffee or quiet time with a good book.
Feeling exhausted after a day exploring? The large free standing bath is where you will want relax! With views of the Willow Creek and Mt Scott in the east, enjoy the changing colours of the landscape as the sun sets.Air Conditioning Barbecue Bath Blankets DVD/Bluray Player Dining Area Dishwasher Flat-screen TV Full Kitchen Heating Iron Kettle Kitchenware Linen supplied Lounge/Dining Area Microwave Open fireplace Outdoor Dining Area Outdoor Furniture Oven Private Bathroom Refrigerator Shower Stove Top Tea/Coffee making facilities Television Toaster Washing Machine iPod Dock
Mt Scott Homestead from $350
The Quarters from $330
Eco Tent $220
Campsite $10 per person
Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 10:00 am