Thompsons Residence

Thompson's Residence offers accommodation for up to 6 people and features three double bedrooms (Two Queen beds and one double bed) plus a double sofa bed in the rear lounge room. It has a fully equipped country-style kitchen with a convection microwave and two lounge areas providing plenty of space for everyone. Newly renovated bathroom with clawfoot bathtub. With air conditioning in the large sunroom and combustion fireplaces in both lounge rooms, Thompsons's Residence is perfect all year round! This house was built in the 1850s by Thompson Priest who managed the local slate quarry in Mintaro. He built both Thompson's Residence and Pay Office Cottage using local slate and lived in Thompson's Residence while managing the quarry until the mid-1880s.

Generous cooked and continental breakfast provisions will be waiting in your room upon arrival including bread, bacon, eggs, fresh seasonal vegetables and fruits, cereals, milk, Nespresso coffee machine with pods (feel free to bring along your favourites!) and tea. Firewood is included (winter months only) along with a complimentary bottle of Reillys wine.

Minimum 2 nights stay.

Staff are on-site at our Cellar Door from 10am to 4pm daily, so please pop in and say hello during your visit and let us know if there is anything that we can do to make your stay more enjoyable!


Our Cellar Door and Restaurant is open as follows:

Reillys Cellar Door | OPEN 7 Days - 10am until 4pm - Wine tastings and sales, coffee and tea plus cheese platters on Tuesday to Thursday.

Reillys Restaurant | OPEN Friday to Monday - 12pm until - 2.30 pm - Choose from our seasonal A la Carte options, or our outstanding 5-course Long Lunch all perfectly complemented by our estate-grown wines served from our Enomatic wine dispensers. 


Relax, indulge, and enjoy our specialised menu complemented by our estate-grown wines.

Long Lunch including wines |   $125 per person   |   12pm - 1.30pm Saturday & Sunday

Bookings are essential and we suggest you allow 2-3 hours to truly relax and enjoy this experience. Exclusively available Saturday and Sunday.
Booking deadline is Friday 4pm each week for the coming weekend.

To make a reservation simply add on as a Booking Extra to your accommodation booking. For further information, please contact our Cellar Door on 08 8843 9013 or  

Subject to availability, conditions apply, no further discounts apply.

Our guests often ask how far it is from our Cellar Door & Restaurant to our B&B Cottages - the answer is, not far at all! Check out this video to see for yourself!