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Yelki by the Sea B&B or self-contained

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

About the property

Whether looking for a romantic getaway or simply time out to unwind, Yelki will be sure to weave its magic. This historic heritage (1835) beach front cottage seamlessly blends old and new to offer wonderfully comfortable accommodation.

The cosy armchairs, wooden floors, rugs and fireplace will envelope you in their warmth, while you take in the view and ponder on thoughts of the day or lose yourself in a good book. Or, sit on the veranda or lawn under the pepper tree with a glass of wine as you enjoy the magnificent ocean vista of Wright Island and The Bluff.

You may cook in the charming well equipped kitchen and then enjoy the meal in the breakfast room overlooking the back garden with its lovely profusion of plants, flowers and birds.

With the sound and smell of the ocean and two comfortable bedrooms your sleep is sure to be deep and restful. The cottage is completed with a sparkling modern bathroom.

A few steps to the beach or pathway leading to The Bluff and on, using the Heysen Trail past Petrel Cove, Kings Beach and Waitpinga cliffs; or hire a bike and follow the pathway into the town centre or along the coast to Port Elliot; further still to Goolwa and the Murray Mouth. Flagging enthusiasm could mean putting yourselves and your bikes on the Cockle train for the return trip.

Yelki by the Sea is well located, as just a short amble along the beachfront will find you at The Beach House Cafe, to enjoy delicious gourmet pizza, curry, or fish and chips, or go to the ever popular Yilki Store, where they essentially manage to offer the rest.

Yelki by the Sea is not suitable for children.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

Beach front property

Amenities

Encounter Bay Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing

Reviews

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(7 traveler reviews)

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Yelki by the Sea B&B or self-contained
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Perth WA
5

Historical and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

A fantastic location to soak up the history of your surroundings and relax at the lovely Encounter Bay.

It is definitely a unique experience that will suit the couple that want to get away from the day to day grind of the modern world. Great to turn back the clock and stay in a 150+ year home, yet have the necessary mod cons at your disposal.

Close walk to eateries and cafes and on the door steps of the McLaren Vale wineries.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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5

Perfect weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Yelki by the sea ticked all my boxes plus more. It's a beautiful historic cottage. Peaceful and secluded yet walking distance to amenities. The fully stocked open fire place made this the ultimate destination come winter or summer. Highly recommend for those wanting a romantic stopover whilst exploring the South Australian coast.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
5

Excellent all round!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed on a freezing cold weekend, Sue kept the firewood re-stocked and made sure our weekend was relaxing. The house has been restored so well, retaining it's history, but still modern and very clean. Will definitely stay again

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Jersey, Channel Islands
5

Tranquil Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Yelki for a week, what a lovely property, we couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. John and Sue made us very welcome.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2014
  • Stayed: February 2013
  • Source: Stayz
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Adelaide Hills
5

Great cottage right by the beach

  • 5 of 5

Yelki is a very comfortable cottage across from the beach. It was great to go for a walk along the bike path before breakfast and watch the sunrise. The cottage had everything we needed. It was cosy and is tucked away a little which was nice. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2014
  • Stayed: March 2014
  • Source: Stayz
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
5

Delightful stay!

  • 5 of 5

Three of us stayed for two nights in February 2014. Lovely stay! Comfortable, atmospheric, great location. Plenty to do. We walked along the bay and up to the glorious headland. Went for lovely drives. Lunched at the McLarenvale wineries. There are cafés and restaurants close by. We had the breakfast package which was super. Hosts were charming and friendly but unobtrusive. Definitely hope to return.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: January 2014
  • Source: Stayz
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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 2 guests. Property has 2 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 guests

    Optional Costs
    Breakfast provisions: $25 per night

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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