The Straw House is a well-loved country home that we built ourselves to accommodate our huge family and most of their friends! The house retains that special warm homely atmosphere that many of our guests comment on. We live on the farm in a smaller straw bale cottage that we built when the kids left home. Mark teaches at the local high school and runs the farm business, and Carolyn runs the holiday rental business.
We love all the great feedback and having happy holiday-makers in our old home! We're very proud of our guestbook comments, and that so many of our guests return again and again.
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The Straw House is a huge straw bale farmhouse on a rural property. With plenty of room for large families, a well equipped kitchen, as well as a tranquil setting, far from the madding crowd. The house is very spacious, with rooms in every direction. All the bedrooms are large and have comfortable beds, and there is space…
17 guest reviews
100% of guests would stay again
Left on May 28, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
The majority of short term rentals we looked at in margaret River made it very clear that parties weren't welcome. This was not the case at the Straw House. We had an amazing time and were relieved we weren't surrounded by other apartments or houses. All of us could play games and have a drink without having to keep things down. The house was far bigger and cleaner than we were expecting and … See more
Julia K, Perth, Australia