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Blairgowrie Beach House

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Classic Blairgowrie Beach House on the border of Sorrento and minutes walk to Blairgowrie Bay Beach and Koonya Ocean Beach.

Perfect family getaway at anytime of the year. 4 bedrooms which comfortably accommodate 2 families (2 queen size master bedrooms front of house), a kids double-bunk room (sleeps 3). The 4th bedroom is setup as a second entertainment zone and can be converted to a bedroom via a queen size fold-out couch.

The main living / dining room is a vast open plan area with 4 large bi-fold & French doors which allow light and breezes to flow through. The main living room has a 65 inch 3D TV and stacks of DVD's. There are 2 entertainment rooms (second with a 42 inch TV + DVD and a Play Station 4 and plenty of games to keep the kids entertained). Property has wifi (nbn), foxtel (basic), Netflix and Stan via the ps4.

Large outdoor deck with Webber Q Family BBQ. Comfortably seat 8 for dinner on the large recycled timber table (or outside on the deck for a BBQ). The property is well suited for young families being fully fenced.

Located in Blairgowrie , right on the border of Sorrento at the narrowest point of the Peninsula - a short walk to the front beach for the kids or Koonya back beach for a surf. Couple of minutes walk to the Koonya General store for a great coffee, papers, take away food, and groceries. Minutes drive to Sorrento and Blairgowrie shops.

Bedroom 1 - Queen

Bedroom 2 - Queen

Bedroom 3 - Double Bunk (3 beds)

Bedroom 4 - Queen (fold out)

Bathrooms - Two (main with Bath & Shower)

WiFi included, foxtel, Netflix and Stan. PS4 .

Guests to bring their own towel and linen or these can be provided for an additional charge of $100 per stay

No Smoking inside property

Any excess Rubbish to be removed by guest or disposal fees will be charged. Property to be cleaned and left in same condition as when you arrived or excess cleaning fees will be charged.

Things to Do....

Sorrento/Blairgowrie is on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula a 1 hour and 15mins drive south east from the Melbourne CBD.

Once at the house it is only a few minutes drive to the historic township of Sorrento where there is an abundance of cafes, pubs, day spas and shopping options. Portsea Village is a further 5 minute drive along the coast.

The area is surrounded by magnificent beaches, ranging from calm shallow and clear waters in the bay (for swimming, kayaking and sailing) to exquisite turquoise rockpools (perfect for snorkeling) along the ocean beaches to some of the best surf beaches in Victoria, at Portsea and Gunnamatta. Diving and fishing are popular seaside activities in the area with a number of diving and fishing charters available.

If you enjoy golf then there are numerous championship courses for your enjoyment in the area. Tennis courts are available to hire.

A visit to the Red Hill wine region will take 15-20 minutes by car. Here you can visit a myriad of wineries and taste world famous pinot noir and chardonnay wines. There are also magnificent restaurants and al fresco dining options in and around Red Hill. A number of spa resorts are located in the area. Saturday Farmer's Markets are also a feature of Red Hill and the Peninsula.

From Sorrento you can take a ferry (on foot or with a car) across the bay (30 minutes) to explore the charming seaside town of Queenscliff. This also provides access to the south west coast of Victoria, including the Great Ocean Road.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

Walk to Bay & Ocean Beach

Amenities

Blairgowrie House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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Blairgowrie Beach House
average rating of 4.5 based on 6 reviews
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
3

Let down in one area to leave disappointed.

  • 3 of 5

This a lovely looking beach house located in a terrific location within easy walking distance of front and back beach. The family room with great kitchen and comfortable couch was great to share with family. Our disappointment came with the fact that we had booked with the option of linen/ towels being supplied and my expectation wasn't met. The linen was very scrunched up and one bed was messy like a teenagers room, one bed had dirty linen with hair on it (not sure if human or dog) and there weren't towels. I did contact the owner who said he'd organise cleaner to bring more towels. Even then there still wasn't a bath towel per person and he did apologise for the linen situation. We didn't want it to wreck our weekend but the next morning things got worse. The Queen bed in the front room had a urine smell that kept my uncle awake all night. The next day we had to remove the old mattress topper and protector, wash the dooner cover, dooner and all the nightware. How this could happen I don't know? Our disappointment as a group, as regular travellers was more how it was handled. We stayed polite throughout but given such a terrible experience I would have thought appropriate compensation and an apology would have been suitable. It is sad because it is a great property. I guess we haven't been assured of an improvement so couldn't take the chance on going back. If you are going to book perhaps just get some assurance these matters have been corrected but it is a lovely house.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Brighton, Victoria, Australia
5

Great place for the family

  • 5 of 5

Closer to the beach than we expected! Plenty of room for the kids. Clean and easy.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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4

Great beach house

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely stay here, very comfortable and homet, kitchen has all the essentials, bifold doors opening out to the deck was great.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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5

Excellent property!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

A very modern house which accommodated to all our needs. The kitchen supplied a range of equipment and also staples.

Highly recommended. And we look forward to staying again in the near future.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Edithvale, Victoria, Australia
5

Perfect beach house

  • 5 of 5

Great family holiday home. So close to both front and back beach and lovely quiet street

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Edithvale, Victoria, Australia
5

Perfect beach escape

  • 5 of 5

Recently stayed for the weekend with our 2 young children, and the house was perfect for us. The seperate TV and games room was great for our 7 yr old, and walking to the back beach the highlight at this time of year. Right on the Sorrento border so we were minutes away from all the shops, cafes and restaurants. Oh and the most beautfiful recycled timber dining table ever! We look forward to staying again in the summer. The price is great for such a lovely location.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • 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 9 guests. Property has 5 beds and can sleep a maximum 9 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $500 per stay
    Cleaning fee: $80 per stay

    Optional Costs
    Linen & Towels: $100 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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