2016 – Emirates Wolgan Valley

Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley – Part 3: Activities & Conclusion

The real appeal to me about Wolgan Valley, and what makes it unique, is the number of activities on offer to get you outside exploring the setting of the resort in the valley and understanding the environment around you.

This is true for both adults and kids, with Wolgan’s junior ranger program also offering planned activities (at no extra cost) for kids age 5 and over. Younger kids can come along too if they are acc ompanied by a parent (and that is highly recommended, it was a lot of fun!) Continue reading…

Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley – Part 1: Getting to Wolgan Valley, Villas and Accommodation

Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is a unique resort set in the bush in New South Wales, just over three hours drive from Sydney city or airport.

I’ve been intrigued by the place since I first wrote about it two and a half years ago – and at the tail end of winter last year, the stars aligned for us to stay for a couple of nights.

Now, I’ll be honest – this stay is not a ‘hack’, but I will try and use it as an example of how I still got additional value from how I booked it. I paid using hard-earned cash and it’s not cheap, with rates usually over $1,000 per night.

The rate does include all food and a selection of activities, but the accommodation and setting are truly unique, so I’ll try and give you my thoughts on the place, plus how to get the most out of your stay. Continue reading…