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Walcha Royal Cafe & Accommodation
26e Fitzroy STREET
WALCHA NSW 2354

Telephone:
02 67771117


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Walcha Royal Cafe & Accommodation
Guest House

Bike Washing Facilities By Request
Luggage Storage Space
Laundry service available
Bed linen and towels supplied
We supply a selection of good quality toiletries

Languages Spoken:
English

Motorcycle Parking: Other Secure M/C Parking Facilities


Take a step back in time…..

Royal Café and Accommodation Built in 1889 as the Royal Hotel, this magnificent building was guttered by fire on the 28th August 1938. Later on that year the building was rebuilt and named the New Royal Hotel. The now current owners, Brad Keable and Toni Heaney, purchased the property in December 2006 and converted the hotel to a hip 60’s style Café and more recently opened the accommodation and licensed area.

Dine either inside the chick café, on the veranda or alfresco under the magnificent willow tree.

If it is a quick caffeine hit you need, then the Royal also offers take away tea, coffee and delicious cakes, slices and biscuits.

Choose from 9 well appointed, comfortable rooms or the semi self contained cottage located across the courtyard at the back of the main building.

Whether you are celebrating a special occasion, looking for a weekend escape or just a fantastic coffee, the Royal Café it is the perfect venue to exceed your every requirement. “We are very fortunate to have such an asset as the Royal Café and Accommodation in Walcha. The staff provides friendly, courteous and professional service and the food and beverages are first class. The accommodation bestows a warm, homely atmosphere with country flavour.

The Café is open 7 days a week, 7.30am to 5pm. Private functions are also catered for by prior arrangement. Choose from two separate dining areas for small groups of 20 or combined the two rooms for a larger get-together. We are also licensed and carry a range of New England cool climate wines, and a selection of boutique and standard beers.

The Royal Café and Accommodation also caters for the motor bike & car enthusiasts with a fully secure yard and lock up shed and drying room.

Spoil yourself at the Royal Café and Accommodation 26E Fitzroy St Walcha.
Contact the friendly staff on 02 6777 1117 or email royalcaf@bigpond.net.au.

Visit the Walcha Tourism Website www.walchansw.com.au for more details.

WALCHA ROYAL CAFÉ Accommodation
26E Fitzroy Street WALCHA NSW 2354 ABN: 58 525 542 892 PH: 02 67771117

Our accommodation consists of nine rooms up stairs:

• 2 x Deluxe Queen Rooms with tea coffee facilities in room, bar fridge and Flat screen TV & DVD. Access to verandah from room. @ $130.00 (one room access only)
• 2 x Queen Rooms @ $115.00 each /per night. All rooms have TV, hair drier and sink vanity.
• 1x Queen Twin Room (Extra Single in room ) @$130 / per night
• 3 x King Single Rooms @ $75.00 all rooms have TV, hair drier and sink vanity.
• 1 x Shared Twin Single room ( $55.oo ) per/ person
• 2 x Shared bathrooms with separate bath/shower and walk in shower with separate toilets. All within close proximity to all rooms.
 • 1x Common lounge room, with tea, coffee, snacks & serviced bar fridge available.
• Down stairs lounge area with cosy fire. Cafe & dinning areas with TV.
• BBQ Area outside. (Food & Alcohol must be purchased from Royal Cafe)

The Cafe is open 7days 7am till 5.00pm. Breakfast can be ordered from our café menu the night before as an extra.

We have our night dinning open Friday and Saturday evenings from 6.30, by arrangement for large group functions, mid week can be arranged also.

We also have a two bedroom semi contained cottage that will sleep 5 people. With both double and single beds. Charge rate @ $55.per person (min of 4) $220.00 per night.

GETTING THERE & WHAT TO BRING
WALCHA is situated on the top of the Great Dividing Range 58kms south east of Armidale and 100kms north east of Tamworth on the Oxley Highway. It is approximately 1040metres above sea level with hill tops in the district reaching over 1300metres.

Walcha township has a population of approximately 1700 people with another 1800 people living in the surrounding district. It has 2 supermarkets, several cafes, 2 doctors ,a modern hospital, several banks (CBA, NAB, Westpac and New England Credit Union and 2 ATMs) a pharmacy, newsagent, fresh fruit & vegetable shop, 2 butchers, post office, gift shops, a second hand furniture shop, 2 service stations, a motel, several hotels and clubs, a sand green golf club, 2 antique bric-a-brac shops, an art gallery ,a women’s fashion store as well as many other businesses in town.
The butcher shops, supermarkets and the fruit and vegetable shop all sell excellent fresh produce at very good prices so if you are staying in Walcha for a few days you can get all your supplies when you arrive. If you are travelling from Sydney, the quickest and most scenic route to drive to Walcha is up the Newcastle Expressway onto the Pacific Highway via Hexham, Raymond Terrace, Stroud, Gloucester and Barrington. Approximately 16kms north of Raymond Terrace on the Pacific Highway, you TURN LEFT on the Bucket’s Way to Gloucester and Stroud. Travel through Gloucester, Stroud and Barrington and approximately 1.5kms north of Barrington you TURN RIGHT where the sign says Walcha.
Walcha is approximately 142 kms from Barrington. This is the most scenic part of your journey where you cross several rivers and slowly climb up into the New England Ranges with wonderful views of the Giro Valley and mountains as you drive. You eventually get to the Walcha Shire and then begin driving through very picturesque and fertile grazing land where you will see some of the best cattle and sheep grazing country in NSW. WHAT TO BRING Walcha has nearly everything you would need for your stay so you can get your supplies once you arrive and it is easy because parking is readily available and you can walk to every shop and there are no big queues!!

Because of the altitude Walcha has 4 distinct seasons.
Spring is normally very green with calves, lambs and flowers in abundance.
Autumn is full of wonderful colours with yellows, reds and coppers as the grass dries off and the trees change colour and drop their leaves. The days during Autumn & Spring are usually a very pleasant daytime temperature between about 17-22 degrees but cool in the evening.
Summer is usually around 23-28 degrees (daytime) and can be a very pleasant relief from the heat of the coast and inland. You nearly always sleep with a blanket at night during the summer.
Winter can vary quite a bit depending on the fronts that are coming through. A very cold snap can bring snow and very low daytime temperatures of 3-7 degrees or we can get big frosts in the morning (minus 3 to minus7 degrees) followed by a very sunny 15-19 degrees during the day.
The rule of thumb is:
1. Always bring a jumper to Walcha
2. In the winter, always be prepared for one of those very cold snaps especially if you are intending to venture outside (ie. Warm socks, clothes, beanie, warm coat and gloves) the great thing about the cold is being able to get warm by the log fire with a mug of hot coffee, hot chocolate or home made soup!!
 

Walcha Royal Cafe & Accommodation
Address: 26e Fitzroy STREET WALCHA NSW 2354
Telephone: 02 67771117
Mobile: 0447601025
Facebook: Walcha Royal Cafe

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Motorcycle Friendly. Owners/Proprietors also accept guests not riding their motorbikes.


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