- Rates from $1399.00 – in the extraordinary Tower Loft Room per night, including private leisurely room service breakfast at a time to suit.
- Suites from $1499.00 – Castle Chambers, Observatory Suite, Queens Chambers and Kings Chambers.
- A complimentary afternoon tea on arrival to all direct telephone bookings
Social distancing principles always apply with totally private guest areas and private dining. No shared or communal spaces. Check-in is from 3.00 and check-out 11.00 Not suited for the mobility impaired.
Obsessed with quality, exquisite luxury fabrics, the finest carpets, with silk passmenteries selected from the best European design houses.
Due to Thorngrove’s intimate and petit boutique size, we have a strict cancellation policy. A non-refundable 50% deposit is required to confirm all bookings. We will endeavour to re-book your suite and refund your deposit if successful. If unwell, or subject to Covid lockdowns, or border restrictions, your booking is able to be transferred with no penalty. The deposit will hold for new date. We advise all guests to have travel insurance to protect them against unexpected changes to travel plans.
The Tower Room – 2nd Floor, Loft Room – $1399.00pn
Ascend a spiral staircase in a crenellated tower to this classically inspired room with sophisticated, flamboyant and creative décor with rare, signature antique and bespoke furniture and objet d’art, including an antique life-size Auguste Moreau bronze statue. Divided into sleeping and living zones, an exotic Queen size ornately hand carved Ebony bed creates a stunning centrepiece. En-suite with opening gable roof window, deep porcelain spa bath/separate rain shower, walk-in wardrobe/luggage storage. Luxurious bespoke velvety Axminster carpet made by Brintons, especially for Thorngrove. Hand worked crewel embroidered wool curtains. A richly carved circa 1880 antique dining setting for private dining is located by the bay window. Access to private balcony with outdoor dining. Uninterrupted and sweeping treetop views to the rich sunlit horizon.1x HD LCD/DVD, Bose CD/radio
Queens Chambers – 1st Floor, split level 2-room suite-$1799.00pn
A rich tapestry to delight the senses. Fantasy and romance with intricate refined plaster detail, artistry and design. Captivating rooms adjoin a large open terrace for alfresco dining with expansive tree top views and sunset vistas beyond the battlements. A majestic King sized four-poster English Elm bed with carved heraldic lions draped with GP&J Baker fabric, French Houlés tassels and French Bureau de Dame. Luxurious plush Brintons Axminster carpet. French tapestries provide harmony of colour, richness and texture, highlighted by a rare C19th porcelain plaque of Queen Louise of Prussia and an antique Raingo Freres French bronze and marble ormolu silk suspension mantle clock, circa1820. Antique Staffordshire and Sevres C18th porcelain and Waterford crystal display on a 1840 carved oak cupboard. C18th Dutch candelabra. Mood lighting.1880 Scottish stained ecclesiastic window panels An ambience of calm with exquisite detail with sweeping views. 1 LCD integrated DVD and 65″ Smart TV. Nespresso coffee cappuccino machine Bose Wave CD /Bluetooth.
The Observatory – 3rd Floor, 2-room suite -$1499.00pn
A stone spiral staircase entry leads to a unique tree top retreat. Golden painted stars shine like jewels in the sky above a circular semi-sunken spa bath. Dramatic architectural features embellished with golden stenciled and hand painted friezes. Wooden shutters in the lounge/ dining room, with Georgian oak table /dining setting with antique gilded chairs. Enclosed kitchenette and mini-bar. Leather sofa and arm chairs Whimsically carved C18th English Oak timber King size bed and cupboards. Polished timber floors with Hali wool and silk rugs. Bedroom panoramic windows take advantage of the peerless vistas, with uninterrupted views over treetops to the horizon. Sweeping hill and valley views from the unique hilltop location. A steeply vaulted timber beamed ceiling radiates from a collar beamed pinnacle in the tower bedroom. 1xSmart TV 1xTV with inbuilt DVD.
Castle Chambers -$1599.00pn -first floor
Imagine knights and fair damsels, fortified stone walls, dragons and dungeons. A stone spiral newel staircase joins the two levels. Frenchand loomed tapestries, luxurious handmade French Declercq silk tassels, antique furnishings, colourful hand painted centrally vaulted ceilings, a grand, ornamental stone working hooded fireplace and an ensuite spa bath feature. Private lounge/ dining room with generous tapestry covered down-filled winged armchairs. Bedroom with Continental King size C19th carved bed-head; walls are adorned with tapestries and opulent silk tassels. Separate kitchenette area and Juliet-style balcony. Lancet and mullioned windows provide subtle lighting. With absolute privacy, this atmospheric romantic castle escape is- “the stuff dreams and fairy-tales are made of”. 1x widescreen HD LCD integrated with DVD.1xSmart TV
Castle Chambers -$1599.00pn -ground floor
Experience the magic of enchanted forests. Dream peacefully in a K S carved oak four-posted bed adorned with playful squirrels, oak leaves and draped in exquisite European fabrics. Down topped mattress. Rustic and romantic, fortified stone walls are hung with French heraldic tapestries. Artisan embellished wooden shutters and enchanting and whimsical feature wall panels in this “storybook castle’. Private underground cellar inspired private lounge/ dining room with Georgian Gothic oak chairs, circa 1740 and carved refectory table; bedroom, and kitchenette. Rustic flagstone paved private courtyard/terrace with English Box hedging and topiary. Bose CD player and Ipod dock.
The Kings Chambers – ground floor 2-room suite -on request.
Inviting and reassuringly traditional. Private gate entry, driveway and entrance, portico with scrambling banksia roses. Private entry hall, lounge/ dining room and bedroom. The romance of dining at an antique oak trestle form table with cruciform feet in front of a spectacular ornamental baronial style fireplace with a blazing log fire in winter. Antique German piano, resplendent carved European antique oak cupboards; rare James Ballantyne &Sons, Scottish antique ecclesiastic stained glass windows circa 1890. Impressive 23ct hand gilded heritage timber beamed ceiling. Antique clocks c1820 and Napoleon III gilt cushion mirror, marble cassolettes and French antique bronze sculptures. Restored antique Continental King Size hand painted half canopy bed with the finest Italian cotton and silk bed linen. Liberty & Morris & Co linen fabrics and Scottish leather. Brintons finest plush Axminster carpet. Bay window overlooking picturesque and colourful hedged gardens with ancient elm trees. Dramatic glass walled ensuite heritage and antique tiled bathroom with natural lighting, overlooks a tranquil pond and terraced Box hedged parterre garden. 1xSmart TV,1xHDTVLCD/DVD,Bose CD
Thorngrove is designed specifically for couples and does not accept groups. Babies under 6mths are able to be accommodated with their parents and children over 10 years can be accommodated on the same basis as adults. Children are welcome to stay in the Castle Chambers.