About the property
- House1506 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 4 nights
Beautiful modern house overlooking the Bay of Fires, voted one of the top 10 attractions by Lonely Planet Guide featuring pure white sands and the most amazing azure blue waters.
This fantastic holiday house BAY OF FIRES BEACH SHACK consists of a two storey contemporary house. Colorbond exterior, and Tassie Oak Floors throughout, it is the optimum holiday house. The lower level features outdoor decks, at the front, with views out over the Bay of Fires, and at the back it backs onto the Bush and has a private BBQ area where you will feel you are in the Aussie Bush. Wallabies, Kookaburras, and other native birds and animals visit this area. Here you will find a rumpus room, which has a pool table, and bean bags, and you can open the roller doors, and have ocean views! There is also a couple of bicycles available for your use - but please remember you must wear a helmet! Tennis rackets are available as well.
Once inside the house, you will find 3 modern bedrooms, and one large bathroom where you can indulge yourself with a huge rainwater shower.
Wander up the stairs and your arrive at a large open plan room, with views out across Binalong Bay and up the Bay of Fires. You can also see Grants Lagoon, and the National Park beyond. In this area, there is a large comfy modular lounge, flat screen TV, dining table, and an indoor/outdoor breakfast bar/servery. Lots of DVD's to enjoy. The modern kitchen is fully equipped, for a family stay. There is an outdoor deck set among the gum trees.
A few minutes walk has you sitting on the lovely Binalong Bay Beach, or dining at Lichen Restaurant.
FEATURES AT A GLANCE:
3 BEDROOMS - The Master features a queen size bed, and double doors where you can access your own deck. The second bedroom has a double bed, and the third bedroom, two singles.
1 BATHROOM - a huge modern tiled bathroom, with heater, and large rainwater shower head
LIVING AREA - has huge comfy corner couch, large flat screen TV, video, stereo system, dvd player and dvds, lots of board games etc.
DINING AREA - Seating for 6
BREAKFAST BAR - open the bifolds, and sit looking out at the view.
KITCHEN - fully equipped, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, oven and hot plates
DECKS - 3 decks, one upper level and two lower levels
RUMPUS ROOM - pool table, bicycle, tennis rackets, and comfy bean bags to laze around in
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- Response time:
- within a few hours
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 01, 2018
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Modern and clean with great views
Great spot, short walk to an amazing beach. Wish we could have stayed longer.
We stayed here for 3 nights - the view is amazing and the house is in a great location!! Thank you Jan - it was fabulous, we will be back!
Absolutely love Binalong bay, the surrounds and had great food form Lichen restaurant! A glorious few days thank you.
We stayed one night at this property and wished we could have stayed longer. Bright clean house. Really comfortable. Jan was super helpful and even offered to put up baby safety gates for our little ones. Gorgeous view from the house of Binalong Bay- convenient walking distance to the beach, which the kids (and ourselves) loved. Lichen restaurant nearby (suggested by Jan) had the most delicious pizza and fish! Thank you for the wonderful stay
Super! Glad you enjoyed your stay, and the easy stroll down to the beach and the restaurant. Hope you come back soon and stay longer next time. All the best for 2018
Super property, superb location!!
Superb property, superb location
Spacious house with beautiful wooden polished floors which greet you the moment you open the front door!!! Absolutely magnificent quality floors; white spotless linen; functional washing machine; bedrooms and bathroom/toilet are on the ground floor and kitchen and huge living room are on the top floor - the reason is the ocean views from the top floors which are superb!!! Quality house with open driveway and the lawn full of wallabies in the evening...but they are shy :) Located all 5 minutes walking distance to the beach; we checked out all little beaches along the Gardens Rd north of Binalong Bay; I can confidently vote Binalong beach as my favourite around there to swim (we do not surf) - deep water, no shallow surf, protected by its natural headland from rolling surf waves, crystal clear water - no weeds in the water; sand is the best white crisp silicon that makes squeaky sound when walked on ...simply the best.
Great Lichen restaurant in the village - recommended by Jan and proved to be the best and freshest fish and chips at lunch and pizza in the evening .... Shopping for food in St Helen' IGA was over the top expensive - e.g. tomatoes over $7 per kg vs Launcestons' $3.50...we did not mind as we only stayed 3 days and eat fair bit out too ... but would consider coming prepared from Launceston next time around. My husband did Bay of Fires Eco Tours boat cruise while i babysit our 2 year old and he said it was awesome to see seals and coastline but can be choppy and rough... We travelled a lot in Aus incl Tasmania, but Bay of Fires and Binalong Bay have certainly made it on a list of places we would love to come again and if we did Bay of Fires Beach Shack would be the choice for us to stay ...personally I would have loved to stay put in this place for over a week - everything just works there - perfect house, perfect beach, day trips , ocean coastline of immense beauty, food....Highly recommended!!!
How wonderful to hear that you had such a super time whilst at Binalong Bay, and the Beach Shack. The wallabies are gorgeous, but yes, you need to be very quiet. They come in from the bush behind the house so are not used to interacting with people. Coming prepared for a week stay is a great idea, or going to the market on Saturday in St Helens is a great place for fruit and veg. Hope you come back soon and stay longer next time
Lovely holiday spot
Great location with a beautiful view. Short stroll to a stunning beach. Very comfortable stay with comprehensive kitchen facilities. Enjoyed dinner at the nearby restaurant Lichen recommended by Jan.
Thank you. Great to hear you enjoyed your stay and dinner recommendation.
Paradise from your balcony
Unbelievably comfortable and fabulous property. Highly recommended
Wonderful! Glad you enjoyed the property and its location. See you next time