Madison's Mountain Retreat


Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 10:30
Hours: 8am to 7pm

Madison's Mountain Retreat is a peaceful farmstay in Kurrajong Heights, on acres bordering the Wollemi and Blue Mountains National Parks. Madison's is about an hour from the Sydney CBD. Secluded with stunning scenery yet easy to reach, we have 8 self contained cedar cottages and 2 refurbished train carriages. Each can accommodate up to 5 people. Every spacious cottage has a cosy log fire, kitchenette, TV and DVD player. Some cottages have a private spa, and one is wheelchair accessible.

Madison's is ideal for family holidays with the kids - have an adventure when you collect eggs for breakfast or help us feed the alpacas every day. Venture forth to feed your scraps to the goats.

Recently, Madison's has hosted family reunions, well-being retreats, workplace getaways, and other special events. Perfect for groups of families or friends to stay at Madison's at the same time. If you book the whole place, you can have it exclusively. Madison's Mountain Retreat can accommodate up to 50 guests.


  • Ceiling Fan
  • Children facilities
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Barbecue
  • DVD Player
  • Linen Available
  • Fireplace
  • Non-smoking property
  • On-site parking
  • Self Contained
  • Gas Barbeques
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Flush Toilets
  • Verandah
  • Onsite Manager
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • DVD/Video Library
  • Electric Blankets
  • Cooktop
  • Toaster
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • Fridge
  • Recycling
  • Heating
  • Internet Access Available
  • Cot available on request
  • Bedding
  • Deck
  • Disabled Access
  • Wood Fire
  • Indoor pool - heated
  • Pets Allowed
  • Covered Shelter
  • Sealed Road Access
  • Rainwater Tanks
  • Not Suitable for Caravans or Camper Trailers
  • Garden
  • Books and Magazines
  • Free Wifi
  • Board Games
  • Toilet
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Composting
  • Rural Setting

Map & Directions

1880 Bells Line of Road, Kurrajong Heights, NSW, Australia, 2758


60 minutes from Sydney CBD, with tolls :

Via the M2:
Take the M2 to the end, then join the M7 until the Richmond Road turnoff. Follow instructions from the M7 below.

Via the M4:
Follow the M4 until it meets the M7 and head North until the Richmond Road turnoff. Follow instructions from the M7 below.

From the M7:
Take the Richmond Road exit , and continue north until the end (it turns into Blacktown Road and then Lennox St). Turn right into Bosworth St and left immediately, into Kurrajong Road, Richmond, which turns into Bells Line of Road. Madison's is just 18.8 km from lights at North Richmond . On your way up the hill, you will notice many 60km/hour signs and warnings of a speed camera. The camera is just as you enter Kurrajong Heights. Be careful on the way back too!! We are 3 km from the "Bilpin Apple" sign, on your right.

From Sydney, without tolls : Head north-west toward Windsor (either via Castle Hill or via Parramatta) and then Richmond . At Richmond head toward Lithgow and follow the instructions as above from Richmond .

50 minutes from Lithgow : Heading east on the Bells Line of Road, about 4 minutes after Bilpin and Mountain Lagoon Road, on the left.

3 hours from Canberra: Join the M7 (tolls) or Northern Road (no tolls), until you get to Richmond Road/ Rooty Hill Road North, then turn into Richmond Road (heading North) and refer to the directions from Sydney (above).

2.5 hours from the Hunter: Either take the F3 to Hornsby, then continue onto Pennant Hills Road (Cumberland Hwy) turning right onto Castle Hill Road, left onto Old Northern Road and right onto Showground Road until you get to Windsor Road which gets you into Windsor then Richmond (see directions above). Or take the Putty Road until you veer right into East Kurrajong Road, and continue on Comleroy Road. Turn right onto Bells Line of Road until you reach us (see directions above).

Cancellation Policy

Thank you for choosing Madisons Mountain Retreat!
Please provide us with an email address so a Booking Confirmation can be sent.
Please note that check in is after 2pm and check out is 10.30am.
If you are booking an Alpaca experience please note that check in is after 2.45pm.
Our Reception desk isnt always manned but we can be contacted by phone.
We look forward to your visit!

If cancelled within 24 hours of check-in a cancellation fee of one night will be charged. 24-72 hours before expected arrival 50% of the total amount will be charged. If cancelled before expected arrival an $80.00 cancellation fee will be charged. Our cancellation policy for group bookings differs from this. If you cancel within 1 month of your chosen dates we will charge you for any cabins/trains that we cannot re-book for the period of your stay.

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