If you’re looking for some luxe Swan Valley accommodation, I have the place for you! On our recent trip back to Perth for the Swan Valley Wine Awards, we thought we’d cut the need to Uber to and from the venue and just stay the venue! The Colony at Mandoon Estate opened in December 2017, so it’s brand spanking new and I’d definitely class it as ‘luxury Swan Valley accommodation’. Here’s an inside look… Continue reading
If you’re anything like me, the closer you can stay to wineries the better when on holiday. Even if you live in the same city/state as a specific wine region, sometime’s it’s best to turn your winery touring into a weekend or getaway – even if it’s only for a night or two it can be a much-needed escape. Or should I say wine-escape!
I have had quite a number of people contacting me about where to stay in the Swan Valley, and having just stayed at another Swan Valley accommodation option recently, I thought it was about time I put this blog post together. Continue reading
We all dream of owning a vineyard – it sounds so romantic doesn’t it? For a night, Mr. Spittoon and I pretended we did when we stayed at Upper Reach’s luxury spa cottage in the Swan Valley. We had a wonderful time and naturally a lot of wine was consumed. Here is what we got up to and the best bit is the Upper Reach team have a special deal for TC readers, which gives you a free night at the cottage (scroll to the bottom of the post for further details)! Continue reading