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* * * Aquamarine * * *

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

During Winter months, all bookings can be kept flexible and the dates changed if the weather forecast is not good.

Aquamarine is a 3 bedroom house located just behind a dune, right next to a safe swimming beach. It has a light, spacious feeling and plenty of room for larger families or groups. The master bedroom has a king size bed and own bathroom. The kitchen is well equipped and even has a dishwasher. Aquamarine is ideal for longer stays all year round. It is well insulated, has a powerful reverse cycle air conditioner / heater and electric blankets on all beds. The back verandah is quite big, overlooks the dune and has a BBQ as well as seating. The house has a pleasant green outlook but there is no sea view. In 2016, the house got freshly painted, many appliances replaced and furniture updated.

Beach access is immediately behind the house with no street between. The beach is great to explore, is fairly sheltered and there is great fishing from the rocks. There are extensive warm shallows for children to enjoy but also an easy access spot to deep water. You can expect to see a lot of wildlife and the sea is teeming with fish. At the same time, you would only be a short drive from the shops, making life considerably easier.

There is NBN broadband WiFi installed in the house and is free for the guests to use. One can even stream movies or play games if you bring your computer.

Well behaved pets may be permitted by individual arrangement but the garden is not fenced.

Location

Located on the North Coast of the fabulous Kangaroo Island, Baudin Beach is a small settlement of about 100 houses, 5 km East from Island Beach and 10 km West from Penneshaw ferry terminal. There is a good supermarket and several eateries at Penneshaw but no food is sold at Baudin Beach. The place is great for fishing and diving with a good boat ramp down the street and a dive shop around the corner. The area is greener and less windy than the South coast of the island. Sheltered waters of Eastern Cove are renown for plentiful King George Whiting. There is a gorgeous, safe and largely private beach just behind the house. The main highway leading to all the island attractions is only a couple of hundred meters away.

Sleeping configuration

The main bedroom has a king size bed and an ensuite bathroom. The second bedroom has a queen bed and the third has a king single and a bunk bed. There are now 3 new sofa beds in the living area, providing additional sleeping if necessary. There is also a portacot available for a baby.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

a safe beach; not far to shops

Amenities

Baudin Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing

Reviews

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average rating of 3.9 based on 10 reviews
Murray Bridge, South Australia, Australia
5

WHAT A WONDERFUL PLACE TO STAY

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from this absolute gem of a holiday house! Everything was absolutely perfect! We had 5 adults and 1 child and plenty of room for everyone to be comfortable! Only a short walk to the beach and the house owner could not have been more accomodating !!

Rate a 10/10

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
2

Expensive for what you get.

  • 2 of 5

House is ok, near beach but no sea view from house. Worked out at a little over $750 for 3 nights so cost crept up significantly. Wouldn't stay there again.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: I am sorry to hear that you feel this way, Gar. You booked during the premium period, a school holiday and a public holiday. You could have saved $170 by booking one week later.
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Fish Creek, Victoria, Australia
5

Excellent house and beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Well... Where to start.. We stayed at aquamarine for four nights. Parents with five kids - 5mths to ten years. Everyone loved it!! House is spacious , so clean (thanks Richard, lovely caretaker ) & had everything we needed (including high chair and cot for bubba).

House in such a great location , just over the sand dune to one of the best beaches you will see (and we live near Wilsons prom , surrounded by beautiful beaches).

The beach is not only beautiful, but safe for young kids, with rocks to explore and fishing for the older family members.

It was great being close to Penneshaw, as was not long off the ferry and we were at the house.

The other fantastic thing about this stay is that there was no surcharge for kids, so as a big family we could actually afford a holiday AND it was fabulous !

Thanks

We will be back !!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Victoria, Australia
5

Amazing property

  • 5 of 5

We loved it so much. Thank you again. Richard he was oir care taker of the house. He was helpful and friendly. It is hidden gem. I will suggest everyone.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
5

Great location, comfortable house!

  • 5 of 5

We found the house to be very comfortable and perfect for our stay. The house was clean and had everything we needed. The location was amazing, a real hidden gem!

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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4

Very good accommodation

  • 4 of 5

My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this comfortable, roomy and clean accommodation. Everything we needed was provided: a well equipped kitchen, two large bathrooms and three bedrooms. The dinning and sitting rooms were also huge. The owner was really helpful in changing our booking dates and provided us with all the necessary directions and instructions to make our check in and check out as smooth as possible, Many thanks.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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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 7 guests. Property has 5 beds and can sleep a maximum 7 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    short stay cleaning : $70 per stay

    Optional Costs
    dog charge: $50 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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