|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
B and B on the Bay is a private WATERFRONT property situated 15 minutes from all theme parks - Movie world,Seaworld, Dreamworld, Wet and wild, Australia Outback and ALL LOCAL TOURIST ATTRACTIONS.
Enjoy B and B on the Bays beautiful 3 bedroom apartment while also enjoying the pool and entertaining area. Fish off their private jetty and catch your dinner and eat alfresco in the cabana. Its all a wonderful experience and the perfect place to sit back and relax.
Your friendly hosts SHARYN and JOHN can provide you with local knowledge and information on places to see and visit on the coast. ensuring that
***YOUR STAY IS ONE TO REMEMBER.***
We caters to only one group of guests at any one time allowing guests personal privacy with the entire TOP FLOOR APARTMENT to themselves.
The apartment comprises of 3 SPACIOUS BEDROOMS,each with AIR CONDITIONING for the warmer summer months,and access to their own private balconies.The apartments private lounge area is fully air conditioned and perfect when you just wish to sit back and relax to read a book or enjoy some local television or catch up on one of the latest movies. It features a large MODERN STYLE BATHROOM with a SEPARATE TOILET.
On or off street Car parking is available to guests at no charge.
-------n, Towels, robes and hairdryer are included in the cost of your accommodation
A complimentary starter pack of personal necessities such as shampoo, conditioner,shower gel,tissues,toilet paper, tea,coffee,sugar, milk and a dish detergent will be provided for your convenience. A Washing Machine and Dryer is also available for guests use. Within the apartment, for your convenience is the Kitchenette which of consists of a sink unit, refrigerator, microwave ,toaster, all crockery and utensils, iron and ironing board, clothes horse for wahing , small breakfast table and chairs, tea/coffee making facilities and utensils. For more extensive cooking a gas BBQ is located in the outdoors and is free for guests use.
We can caters for up to 6 guests. A roll out bed can be added if required.
The SCORPIO room comprises of a Queen bed and is situated at the southern end of the apartment. It has sliding doors to its own private balcony which overlooks the waterway.
The AQUARIUS room comprises of 1 Queen bed and is situated at the northern end of the apartment. It also has its own private balcony which overlooks the lovely pool and cabana area and can be easily accessed through the facilities room located beside it.
The SAGITTARIUS room comprises of 2 single beds and is situated on the front of the apartment on the eastern side..It overlooks the children's play area and the front garden. Having its own private balcony ensures guests can enjoy the lovely Queensland sunshine from the privacy of their room.
We also caterer for Couples through to the modern family or Honeymooners, who may just wish to keep to themselves.who wish to enjoy the outdoor facilities. The large fully fenced swimming pool overlooks the canal and waterways and is surrounded by sun lounges and seating to enable you to sit back SOAK UP SOME SUN AND JUST RELAX . There is a BBQ for guests use, and the cabana area is also able to seat up to 8 people comfortably to offer you a relaxing outdoor dining experience.
You may wish to dangle your feet in the cool water from the private jetty whilst taking advantage of the fishing gear and partaking in the popular local sport of fishing.
With a fully fenced pool and waterfront, large Alfresco area, a Cabana with seating for 8 people plus other outside lounge chairs Mum and Dad can sit back and relax with a coffee or cold drink, knowing the kids are safe and happy.
We are located on the famous Runaway Bay Canals and the Runaway Bay 'SHOPPING CENTRE" is conveniently located across the road where items from groceries to the latest designer dress can be purchased at a very reasonable price. The complex offers Hairdressing facilities, has a pharmacy, a Doctors office, a Hotel/Bottle shop, and Food Court, Target, Big W, Coles and Wordsworth's amongst its tenants. A local bus service is also located at the centre for those without a car and wishing to go further afield.
Five minutes north by car brings you to the lovely suburb of PARADISE POINT which offers all sorts of culinary delights - Alfresco dining at any one of the various restaurants or maybe a PICNIC IN THE PARK is more your style. There is a beautiful playground for the children and a NETTED SWIMMING area for those wishing to take a dip. FISHING from the jetty is a favorite pastime for the locals with the area also offering walking paths and BIKE RIDING tracks.
BRISBANE AIRPORT - The Domestic and International Airport is just 55 minutes by car
or a TRAIN departs every 30 minutes from HELENSVALE RAILWAY STATION and is 15 minutes from Runaway Bay. Also easy access to Bond University and Griffith University and is only minutes from the Broadwater by boat or car.
Payment methods accepted are by Paypal or to our nominated account that will be provided to you upon booking
THINGS TO SEE AND DO
There is no better base from which to explore the beautiful Gold Coast and all it has to offer than from 'B and B On The Bay" Positioned only 15 minutes from the local THEME PARKS such as DREAMWORLD,MOVIE WORLD, WET 'N' WILD ,PARADISE COUNTRY and SEA WORLD and the amazing experience of the OUTBACK AUSTRALIA SPECTACULAR show. Buses run throughout the day for your convenience. With a back drop of TAMBOURINE MOUNTAIN there is always something for everyone. Maybe a NATURE WALK, enjoying a glass of wine at one of the WINERIES, or a visit to the local rock pools or GLOW WORM caves is your type of holiday.
A 40 minute drive south will see you at Coolangatta Airport or the beautiful CURRUMBBIN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY where you can feed wild birds, cuddle a KOALA or maybe pat a KANGAROO. A free train service within the grounds offers children, or anyone with restricted mobility, a fun way to experience what the sanctuary has to offer..
For the more adventurous, and only 2 hour drive north, you will reach the picturesque Sunshine Coast, home of the famous AUSTRALIA ZOO. Here you will see some of the wonderful animals and wildlife Australia has on offer. As our beloved Steve Irwin would have said "CRIKEY WE ARE CLOSE TO EVERYTHING".
Some of the Gold Coasts best Shopping is also close to your doorstep. the famous HARBOUR TOWN "SHOPPING OUTLET" is within 5 minutes of our doorstep. Some of the best brands, at the best prices can be purchased here. With stores ranging from Nike, Rip Curl, Swaroski, Mimco and Ralph Lauren to name a few, the list just goes on and on.
PACIFIC FAIR "SHOPPING CENTRE" and ROBINA TOWN SHOPPING CENTRE are both within 30 minutes drive of "B and B On The Bay" and are two of the largest shopping centres in the area.
For the brand lovers, MARINA MIRAGE Shopping Centre, located near the famous Main Beach, is within 20 minutes drive from our facility. It is filled with brands such as Versace,Guess, Mimco and many others, Overlooking the beautiful Broadwater and marina, from its outside deck areas it houses some of the best restaurants and coffee shops on the Gold Coast. Access via the local bus service is easy and buses leave opposite our facilities throughout the day.
The famous CHARIS SEAFOOD is just a few minutes away and provides fresh and freshly cooked seafood which can be enjoyed in the parkland adjacent to the shop whilst overlooking the SWIMMING LAGOON and Broadwater. Each day at 1.30pm you can witness the squadron of iconic PELICANS being fed by the Charis staff. You will find as you see them in flight around the lagoon, they are very graceful and almost majestic to watch - a sightseeing must.
For GOLFING ENTHUSIASTS - Sanctuary Cove,Hope Island and Arundel Golf Courses are no more than 15 minutes drive away. Royal Pines and Emerald Lakes are 20 minutes drive - pack your golf clubs and away you go or hire from the venue, many other courses are nearby.
Emerald Lakes now offers "Golf Under Lights" enabling you to play until 10pm every night, seven days a week.
FISHING IS ON YOUR DOORSTEP - Step on board a Fishing Charter for a day on the water. Choose from deep sea reef and game fishing or fishing in the calm waters estuary. With a bit of luck you might find yourself dining on fresh local salmon, kingfish, pearl perch, tuna, wahoo or mackerel.
BOATING - with nine times more waterways than Venice, the Gold Coast is a BOATING PARADISE with over 260 kilometres of navigable waterways within the city.
Small boats can be hired for a fun day out on the Broadwater .Tall ship cruises are also available as well as para sailing, water skiing, barrel riding, sailing, speedboats, sail boarding and jet skiing.
Try your luck at CONRAD JUPITERS CASINO in Broadbeach - with its many bars and wonderful restaurants. Dinner and SHOW packages are also on offer - this is 30 minutes drive from "B and B on The Bay"
PARADISE POINT BOWLS CLUB is 5 minutes away and has a reputation as the Friendliest Club in Paradise. With two grass greens and their showpiece spectacular undercover green. A Courtesy bus is available Tuesday to Sunday 11am till late.
The Dolphin Cove Bistro is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner with great daily specials.
The Gold Coast EXHIBITION and CONVENTION CENTRE also located at Broadbeach hosts regular exciting events.
GOOGLE the images of the gold coast Queensland Australia. The photos will show you the beauty of the Gold Coast as we say" BEAUTIFUL one day and PERFECT the next"
AUSTRALIANS ARE A FRIENDLY LOT AND LOVE TO WELCOME VISITORS TO
'THE LAND DOWNUNDER'
We have been fortunate to enjoy the company of many OVERSEAS GUESTS. Yours hosts, SHARYN and JOHN have traveled quite extensively throughout the world and possess a wonderful insight into what the PERFECT HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE Should offer. GUESTS ARE TREATED IN THE MANNER IN WHICH SHARYN AND JOHN WOULD LIKE TO BE TREATED WHILST ON HOLIDAYS THEMESELVES. With a WARM AND FRIENDLY approach to life,
THINGS TO REMEMBER;
TIPPING is not considered compulsory but restaurants do expect a 10 per cent tip
for service and a hotel porter will accept a two dollar coin without much resistance.
The Australian SUN is wonderful but good advise is to cover up, wear sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat. DRIVERS must wear a seat belt as must their passengers. The speed limit is 100 kph (62mph) but on urban roads it is usually 60kph (37mph) but near schools it is 40kph (24mph)
Phone numbers for POLICE, AMBULANCE AND FIRE services are 000
Remember the TOURIST REFUND SCHEME (TRS) which enables tourist to claim a tax refund on goods purchased in Australia on departure - conditions apply
TRANSLATORS are available for you should you require their services and can be arranged by your host.
THROW ANOTHER SHRIMP ON THE BARBIE AND ENJOY YOU WONDERFUL
GOLD COAST EXPERIENCE
Absolutely lovely setting, clean and well stocked waterfront oasis. Hosts were very accommodating and went above and beyond to ensure we had a pleasant stay.