Wide open spaces, gorgeous landscapes, and plenty of peace and quiet—that’s what being away in the country means to most. And in Australia, there certainly is no shortage of fantastic country homes and villas to choose from when you’re in need of some R&R. Take a look at some of these beautiful country estates close to Sydney that are filled with all the creature comforts you’re likely to need along with a generous serving of outback magic on the side.
Set on the edge of a rugged rock escarpment and blessed with unparalleled views of the Southern Highlands, Seidler House is a place where you can relax into the country life. And yet, you’re just 90 minutes from the centre of Sydney. This architecturally designed home features three bedrooms, large balconies and viewing decks, and an outdoor swimming pool. Blending modern comforts and functional, spacious living areas, Seidler