Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Seal Rocks Lighthouse Keepers' Cottages

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Be part of living history by staying at the historic Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse. The 2 heritage lighthouse keepers' cottages have been beautifully restored and reflect the integrity of their historic significance. Warm timbers and soft furnishings enhance a romantic atmosphere.

Our 2 Assistant Keepers' Cottages each have two bedrooms, sleeping 4 to 6. These 2 cottages can interconnect if wished, to accommodate up to 12 guests.

Enjoy sweeping vistas along Lighthouse Beach and dunal areas of Myall Lakes National Park.

The cottages are nestled beneath Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse ... whose magical night time beams reach to star filled night skies.

Activities

The pristine waters of Seal Rocks offer clear bays for swimming, snorkelling, diving, boating and fishing.

Be amazed at the awesome Light at night with its 16 rotating beams, slowly scanning the horizon.

Surfers can experience the well known Lighthouse and Treachery beaches and the break at No. 1 Beach.

Select your beach according to the day's weather ... with easy access to both north and south facing beaches.

Divers will wonder at the significant Seal Rocks site, discovering shipwrecks and a grey nurse shark habitat.

Amble along the beaches, shorelines and bush trails in Myall Lakes National Park.

Nearby are cafes, galleries, vineyards and restaurants for you to explore.

Forster offers a variety of shops, cinema and restaurants, just 40 minutes away.

Location

The sleepy fishing village of Seal Rocks is approximately 1.5 hours north of Newcastle, 3.5 hours north of Sydney and 2 hours south of Port Macquarie. To access the lighthouse from the south, turn off the Pacific Highway 2kms north of Bulahdelah on to The Lakes Way. At Bungwahl, take the Seal Rocks Road, continue the 11 kms to the end to arrive at the Lighthouse gate.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
-
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

Amenities

Seal Rocks Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

83% Complete
16% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Seal Rocks Lighthouse Keepers' Cottages
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews
5

Fantastic! Best Weekend Ever!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this place! 10/10!! Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: We love that you enjoyed yourselves so much. Looking forward to seeing you again.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Glenbrook, New South Wales, Australia
4

Beautiful piece of history

  • 4 of 5

Lighthouse keepers cottages are amazing. Beautiful views, lovingly restored and maintained. Two couples here for a long weekend, accommodation perfect, apart from very hard bed in second bedroom that should be replaced. On site staff fantastic, very friendly and helpful. Definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you Melissa. We are pleased you the cottage and views and look forward to seeing you again!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
4

An unbeatable location!

  • 4 of 5

Had a great visit to the Lighthouse cottages! We were made to feel so welcome by Laurie (who was the caretaker on duty while we were there) and the lead-up communication by Judy and the team was great. This is a very special part of the world and we felt incredibly lucky to stay at the Lighthouse in what is a truly unique experience. Slightly tricky house layout with a toddler and a baby (as the kitchen is a bit separated from the rest of the house) but nothing that should put anyone off a stay. We really hope we'll be back!!!! Wow!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: We too feel incredibly lucky to share this special part of the world. Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again ... maybe in our headkeeper's cottage which is all on the same level.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Seal Rocks, New South Wales, Australia
5

AMAZING EXPERIENCE

  • 5 of 5

We would recommend Headkeepers Cottage in a heartbeat. It has the most beautiful outlook across the beach and Seal rocks! We saw Whales EVERYDAY during our stay, without having to leave the house!! The morning views are breathtaking, and the serenity there is unparalleled.The Sugarloaf Team ; Judy, Linda & Lori were all very helpful. Definitely a 5 Star rating from us.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. The whales have been truly amazing this year. We are pleased you enjoyed your cottage and are blessed to be able to share this place with the world.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5

Amazing Property Location

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was absolutely amazing, the location, the accommodation, the nature and local things to do ticked all of the boxes for us to thoroughly enjoy a very special romantic getaway.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. It is our pleasure to have you and your partner stay with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and also that your partner was surprized with her birthday celebrations. We look forward to seeing you again.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
5

Highly recommended property and experience.

  • 5 of 5

Definitely value for money. A very beautiful location day and night with the beautiful coloured light shinning from the lighthouse with its protective beams of white light spread out over the countryside and sea at night. Stunning by daylight are the beaches and leafy walks. We loved the south keepers cottage we felt cosy and secure and comfortable while enjoying the wonder of the heritage building.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2015
  • Stayed: April 2015
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are privileged to be able to share this amazing and unique location. Hoping to see you again, Linda
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Other Activities:

Beach Whales Surf Snorkel Dive

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
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 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 guests

You might like these similar properties