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A Lakefront House Escape

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Views from every room in the house. Breathtakingly peaceful water views of possibly the most beautiful part of Lake Macquarie. The four bedroom house is a spacious 300 square metres and has a fresh and colourful decor. Around the house is 2600 square metres of lawns and gardens. The property is right on the waterfront of Lake Macquarie. The house is quite private from most neighbours.

* Enjoy all the activities and relaxation living on a waterfront property right on the Lake. eg.kayaking, skiing, fishing, sailing, snorkling, resting, dreaming,

*shady lakeside waterfront to rest or stroll listenning to water gently lapping the shore while feeling a cool gentle breeze.

*walking tracks go for several gentle tranquil kilometres along the waterfront shore, directly accessible from this property's waterfront, no roads to cross.

*fill your lungs with fresh cool lightly salted air.

*splash around in the warm lake water.

* huge variety of native bird watching

* Astonish yourself with magnificent memorable sunrises and sunsets and moonrises over the lake.

* wonderfully inspiring setting for meditation and artistic expression

* great vantage point for watching sailing events from Sunshine Sailing Club

* boats can be anchored at property waterfront ( closest jetty 300m away)

* 2 km to public boat ramp

* Walk up the road to local masseur

* Bonnells Bay Shopping Centre & Bistro 3km away - cafes, bakeries, supermarket, take-away's , newsagent, pharmacy, bottle shop, butcher

* close to tennis, golf & lawn bowls

* numerous cafes, clubs & restaurants nearby

* easy bike ride or short 3km drive to great range of shops, bottleshop + takeaway food stores

* forest walks at the Watagan Mountains - 20 min drive

* patrolled surf beaches - 25 min drive

* restaurants and wineries of the Hunter Valley 40 min drive

FEATURES IN THIS NEWLY REFURBISHED HOUSE INCLUDE:

* comfortable, fully equipped, well appointed 4 star quality, large four bedroom house

* four generous sized bedrooms, two with queen bed, the third with a queen bed and single and the fourth with four single bunk beds.

* 2 bathrooms- one with bath and separate toilet

* fully equipped large self catering kitchen including dishwasher

* laundry with washing machine plus private clothes line

* large sheltered outdoor dining and BBQ area overlooking the Lake.

* open plan glass wall living rooms with 270 degree views over the Lake and trees and lawns and gardens.

* table tennis & games in separate area

* reverse cycle air conditioning in all rooms

* large, peaceful garden & spacious lawns front and back

* lock-up triple garage

* linen and towels available on request

*105cm TV/DVD/CD stereo

Please ensure that you have read and agreed to

the TERMS and CONDITIONS below these guest entries.

GUEST BOOK ENTRIES

"There are many pleasures in life, it has been my pleasure to meet you both." Ernie Dingo, 'Great Outdoors' 2005.

"Congratulations on a fabulous creation, we loved visiting and look forward to more fun together." Browns

"Thankyou for allowing us to share your wonderful home. We will be back!" Kingsmills

"Very comfortable and extremely well appointed. We'll be back for more quality relaxation." Carla

"It was a pleasure, very comfortable and relaxing." Harder

"Great view. Great space. Great colours. Great atmosphere. Great place. Loved it!" Tang

"Comfortable and colourful. Had a great time." Stephen

"Thankyou for allowing me to share this beautiful place with you. I loved it." Jeff

"Beautiful throughout." Karen

"This was a wonderful place to stay for 5 days." Jason

"You have a fantastic place" Vivian

"Great place, view is fantastic. Definitely on the comeback list." Chris

"We all had a great time just relaxing. Cheers guys." David

"Beautiful House. Great views, we'll be back." Peter

"Wonderful house. The children had a great time. We shall return." Rina

"Had a wonderful time. Great house. Fantastic views." Carla

"Beautiful place. All had a great time. All very comfortable and impressed how clean this house is." Emily

"Thanks for sharing your wonderful home with us." Linda

"Had a great time!" Deepak

"Had a great time - very well equipped house, nice spot!! Spacious, great colours." Wendy

"Congratulations! Wonderful house, great interior design and colours. Very comfortable. Everything in house well thought out. All is beautiful and new including crockery etc. Great place to entertain friends and corporate clients. Will be back!" Nadia

"Very enjoyable. Wonderful views. Would come again. Very well equipped." Garmens, Thorlows(NZ), Thornken(Essex)

"Nice and bright, Great views, Quality appliances. Hope to be back next year. Very comfortable." Sharon

"We had a fantastic stay in this wonderful house!" Easter group

"We all had a fantastic Easter Weekend away. Thankyou for allowing us to stay in your beautiful lakefront property. Much appreciated!" Suganthy

"Enjoyed our stay here, lovely house, beautiful views. Thoroughly enjoyed it." Kelly (English)

"Spectacular sunrises, beautiful house. Thanks." Gail

"Fantastic spot. Amazing birdlife and sunrises, very peaceful, enjoyed our stay. Thankyou." Hardies

"Great place" Jon

"Love the view - gorgeous place to relax." Gills

"Beautiful house, lovely view, we had a great stay, very relaxing. Thanks a lot!" Smiths

"Had a wonderful time. Beautiful place. Thanks heaps!" Chand

"Thanks so much we had a wonderful time." Jean

"This must be the best kept secret. What a Great Stay. Thankyou for sharing this beautiful place." Bev

Please ensure that you have read and agreed to

the terms and conditions below before confirming your booking.

Kind regards, Reservations

A Lakefront House Escape.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS: 'A Lakefront House Escape' Self-catering Furnished Accommodation.

Deposit is required to secure the booking.

Payment of the rental deposit constitutes the clients acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

Client cancellation more than 90 days before booking date: full refund.

Number of Guests/visitors should not exceed the number stated on the Confirmation Notice or subsequently agreed in writing or email. Extra guests $275/week booking and $120/wknd booking. A total maximum of 8 guests allowed.

No smoking is allowable in/at the house. Breach-Additional cleaning and deodorizing charges will be imposed.

The house is only for the use of guests on the booking. Large Parties, Functions, Engagements, Weddings and Receptions are strictly prohibited. The local Council regulations clearly specify with this house- large parties/ functions/ weddings/ receptions are illegal and an annoyance to neighbours etc. Breach may result in loss of your bond and additional payments and council fines.

Any damage, breakages, theft and loss identified during the stay or on check-out are the guest’s responsibility this includes anything obstructive or damaging put down the sinks, toilets or drain holes; also guest’s must ensure that nothing is done during the stay that may prejudice any insurance policy or warranty or increase the premium payable under any insurance policy held by the owner. Charges may be imposed for costs, repair or replacement of any such items.

Departure - the property should be left in a similar state to its condition on arrival. The check-out guidelines provided in the guest information folder located in the front foyer are to be followed to ensure this occurs. Check-out time is 10 am to allow time to prepare property for next guests.

All rubbish and garbage needs to removed from the house and disposed of correctly in garbage bins provided. Bins are to be left on the curbside of the road on check-out and on Tuesday pm if staying that night. Any garbage over and above what fits into the bins is to be removed by the tenant from the premises on check-out. Additional charges will apply if excess rubbish is not removed.

Disturbance to our neighbours, including excessive noise, is prohibited and may result in termination of rental and loss of bond.

The $500 bond will be refunded within 7 days in full subject to the above conditions being met.

The balance of the rental amount is due in full 30 days prior to occupancy/booking dates. If not paid then the owner has the right to cancel the booking and re let the property.

Included: Beds required made up with fitted and flat sheets, pillows and slips/covers, bath towels, blankets, doonas, doona covers, bath mats, kitchen towels and detergents: these are all provided. All beds used must have two sheets and pillows must have slips/covers. Beach towels are not provided. Also a standard exit clean after checkout is included. Extra cleaning over the usual standard amount, if required: $45/hour.

Pets are not allowed under any circumstances in or on the property.

Loss - the owners take no responsibility for the tenant’s personal property.

Guests agree to occupy a lakefront house premises and use its contents at their own risk and hereby release, to the fullest extent permitted under the law, the owner and reservations manager and agents from any claims arising in connection with the house, the premises or surrounding grounds or contents. The guest is to indemnify the Owner and agents against any claims made by any other person or entity in relation to the booking period .

The owners will make every effort to ensure the property is available as booked. However the owners reserve the right to make alterations to bookings due to extreme unforeseen circumstances.

Variations to these conditions may only be made by prior arrangements with the owner in writing.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2017

Amenities

Sunshine House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 5 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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A Lakefront House Escape
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
Melbourne
5

a brilliant stay

  • 5 of 5

Great property with fantastic views and location. Luckily the owner has the correct address on the map as I couldn't get in contact with anyone the week of the rental to confirm this. I'm not sure what would have happened if anything went wrong in the first couple of days on the stay as they were not contactable for the first couple of days with no alternative contact given, but it didn't and we had a brilliant stay. Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

'A Lakefront House Escape' was truly the escape we needed. The view of the lake shimmering in the sunlight greeted us every morning. The house had everything we needed for our long weekend. It was clean, comfortable and the owners were a delight to deal with. We enjoyed our first stay there so much we went back for a second. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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5

Great House, Great View!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great stay at A Lake Front House Escape. The owners were great to deal with and answered all questions prior to the stay. The house was larger than anticipated and kept in great condition.

Perfect spot to be close to the lake and not far from amenities (Supermarket, Food places…etc). I highly recommend this place, extremely great value for money and would happily return.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thankyou Cameron, we're glad you had an enjoyable stay
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5

What a wonderfully tranquil setting and well rennovated space. We were able to unwind and relax eve

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderfully tranquil setting and well rennovated space. We were able to unwind and relax even with four young children running around. Thank you, we all had such a great time.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2009
  • Stayed: June 2009
  • Source: Stayz
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5

We had a wonderful time at the Lakehouse. Everything was there that we could possibly want and we w

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the Lakehouse. Everything was there that we could possibly want and we were very comfortable. It was nice and close to Bonnells Bay Shopping Centre which made buying our necessities very easy. The house was lovely and clean and well maintained. Thanks for a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2009
  • Stayed: March 2009
  • Source: Stayz
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The Lakefront House was everything described and more. My family of children and grandchildren had

  • 5 of 5

The Lakefront House was everything described and more. My family of children and grandchildren had a ball, even though the weather was not good. The house was fitted out with everything you could think of. Owners were very accommodating and we will be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2008
  • Stayed: June 2008
  • Source: Stayz
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Other Activities:

Waterfront Lake Macquarie

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Notes

  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 4 guests. Property has 8 beds and can sleep a maximum 8 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $500 per stay
    Standard Exit Clean: $250 per stay
    Sheets+pillowslips: $20 per person
    bath towels: $10 per person

    Optional Costs
    extra cleaning/hour: $45 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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