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Annesley Haus At The Bay

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

A very comfortable and relaxing modern 3 bedroom modern lowset home set among tropical gardens, in a very quiet location and genuinely 200 metres easy level walk to Scarness beach at Hervey Bay. Totally safe and private.

We cater for all. The location is perfect for families with children, no more holiday boredom plenty of children's activities and playgrounds within walking distance and of course the beach. Our children really enjoyed their holidays in Hervey Bay and now so do theirs. The calm waters and beautiful sandy beaches are just perfect.

No more expensive kennel costs for the four legged friend either, all dogs enjoy the freedom of the off-leash beach and the social interaction of meeting and greeting!

(for well behaved, friendly, registered and non-digging dog only).

We understand how difficult it can be when going on a holiday and then having to pack everything you might need to use, including the kitchen sink!

So when we developed our unique holiday accommodation, 8 years ago, we broke the existing mould and set different standards, and against criticism, based the property on a Bed and Breakfast Style. We just didn't fit into any boxes, but more than 25 years real estate industry knowledge and experience, changed expectations.

And all our many guests since 2007 have certainly appreciated what we have done. But to make sure we provided the best we could, we traveled the world, and road tested our property against many other very established bed and breakfasts.

What does that mean for you? - All you need to bring is your clothes and personal items. Everything else is provided. Imagine shutting your own front door, and opening ours, - your "Home away from Home"

SPECIAL NOTE: If choosing to book online with Stayz, all enquiries are subject to our Booking Form being completed before acceptance

What's inside:

Naturally for your comfort the home is fully air-conditioned with a large unit in the living areas, and then separate units in each of the bedrooms. They air conditioners are reverse cycle.

Our living zone includes 2 black leather lounges, the furniture is white, and red accessories complete the colour scheme. A large flat screen TV, with Foxtel (selected channels) surround sound and of course DVD's and an extensive library.

As the living ares are open plan, the 6 seater dining room flows through to the fully appointed spacious kitchen, with lots of wide benches.

Once again the red theme is featured in many of the necessary kitchen items. There is plenty of crockery and cutlery, ample baking and cooking items. Basic grocery items are in the well stocked pantry.

The dishwasher is an under bench dish drawer, no more bending to load the dishwasher! Full size stove, microwave, rangehood, filtered water, insinkerator and again nothing to bring. All the cleaning products you will need are under the sink.

The living areas and wet areas are all tiled. The laundry consists of a front loading washing machine, lots of bench space and a dryer. Again the products are stored in the upper cupboards, where you will find the iron, and even a baby bath for young ones.

In the bathroom there is a separate shower, with opening shower door, a bath with a waterfall tap, heat extractor and a hair dryer in the cupboard under the vanity. Next door is the important small room.

The sleep zones include 3 bedrooms. 2 Queen size and 1 with 2 single beds.

The master bedroom features swish European styled curtains, a luxury not usually found. All bedrooms have mirrored robes, with plenty of hanging and wire shelving system. Each bedroom has individually controlled separate air conditioning units and wooden ceiling fans.

Bedside tables, lamps and a separate dressing table are in both the Queen size rooms. If required a cot, and highchair and linen is stored in the third bedroom for the very junior member of the family.

Bedding - there is nothing more important than a comfortable bed. To ensure your comfort our beds are chiropractic pillow topped ensembles. A variety of different pillow styles can be found in the robes.

The beds are always made, ready for you. The linen is a high thread count, and our towels are fluffed before use. All the windows are security screened, and the bedrooms look out to the garden areas.

There are beach towels and linen changes stored in the second bedroom cupboard.

Spa towels and robes are located next to the spa.

Outside there is a BBQ and a 6 person Kwila outdoor setting. Pull down blinds for climate control are fitted to the front of the home.

Added of course, are the 6 foot fences which surround the home, and the lockable glass doors which effectively provide different lockable courtyard options.

An outdoor shower helps to keep the sand away!

Rates and Inclusions - No hidden charges - Off season -$165 per night* Weekly Stay 7 nights pay for 6 - One price not based on number of guests

Available for either short break stays, 2 day minimum, or weekly tariff.

Our weekly rates are popular - stay for 7 nights and pay for 6

Stay longer and the price for each additional week attracts 25% discount.

Off Season - *February $165 per night Minimum 2 night stays

or for 7 days in February only $880 per week. ($130 app per night)

$185 per night in low season $1000 per week Min 2 night stays ($150) app p/n

$195 per night in Whale season $1100 per week Min 2 night stays ($155) app p/n

$220 per night in School holidays $1320 per week ($185) app p/n

Whale season is July to October

School holidays are defined as per the Queensland School Holiday Calendar.

Minimum 7 night stay for the following periods

Easter Holiday period minimum 7 nights $1320 per week

School holidays including Xmas period $1320 per week

Our business is based on personalised individual service, we like to make contact with our guests at the time of their enquiry, and for that reason if you would like to make a reservation, please indicate in the comments section, and we will provide you with our personalised booking form.

The beds are made, the table is set, breakfast is in the fridge, tea and coffee and all other condiments and needs are in the pantry. Sit back and relax!

The price includes the makings for your first days breakfast, afternoon tea on arrival with a complimentary bottle of wine.

Our breakfast includes cereal (in the pantry) bacon, sausages, eggs, tomatoes and not a small jug or satchel of milk, but 2 litres, and the same with the juice,

butter and toast. Then it is your choice!

A bowl of fruit, home made jam, or sometimes other complimentary items depending on availability and seasons may be included.

Complimentary pick up from airport or bus station if required

Where possible early check in depending on guest bookings.

Check in is 2.00 pm check out is 11.00am

No charge for your pet, but a pet bond of $100 paid at time of booking, refunded within 48 hours of departure, provided no damage is done.

Absolutely no pets on any furniture. Tiled areas only.

All evidence of the pet must be removed at the time of departure - sorry but he does need you to help with this one! Pet bags are provided, along with a dog bed, towels, and drinking bowl.

Genuine 200 metres to the Esplanade and beach. Totally flat and level walk. Centrally located, walk to shops, playgrounds or eateries

The property is in a quiet no through laneway, with only a handful of homes.

Additional car parking is available at the head of the cul-de-sac. There is no drive through access to the Esplanade, as Tuan Tuan creek is only crossed by a footbridge.

This makes it a very handy location, easy flat walk to the beach and extremely central to any Hervey Bay facility. Just allow 10 minutes drive to sporting fields, swimming pools, large shopping centres, Library, airport, bus station, and the Boat Harbour.

Local shops in both Scarness and Pialba are close. A myriad of different food tastes are catered for, from great fish and chips, French delights, all different food cultures, just to the right at Scarness. Beachfront breakfast and lunch options, or extensive BBQ facilities all in Scarness.

The children are not forgotten here, with the free waterpark 500 metres away, and numerous covered playgrounds for their enjoyment. A large reserve area adjoins the Tuan Tuan creek and is suitable for children to play cricket or kick a football.

Scarness is a safe swimming beach. Sometimes the tide disappears a long distance, and then your four legged friend will enjoy extra exercise in an attempt to find the water! Soldier crabs often swarm and disappear into the sand.

Follow the tide in, and sometimes, you might be lucky to spot a pod of dolphins or the delightful dugong. They graze on the sea grass beds, and to see one of these rather special mammals is quite a thrill.

You might like to try your hand at fishing off one of our many jetties.

We are close to the bat rookery - The nightly migration is a stunning sight from our front courtyard, how many can you count? Contrary to some opinions, the rookery has never for us, been a problem!

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
12 September, 2017


Other Activities:

Fraser Island, safe beaches


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Scarness, Australia

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Child's Highchair
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Outdoor Grill
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing


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Annesley Haus At The Bay
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
Caloundra West, Queensland, Australia


  • 5 of 5

House was close to everything and so well stocked, very wonderful touch with breakfast and wine left for us. So thoughtful and had everything we just needed more time a longer holiday to enjoy it we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice comments, hope you had a great time.
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Brisbane City, Queensland, Australia

Awesome Property

  • 5 of 5

My partner and myself aswell as our 4 guests enjoyed our weekend away at your house. Our puppy loved the yard and the small gift you left for us was amazing. Thankyou so much for your hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice comments. Glad you had an enjoyable weekend away.
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Queensland, Australia

Perfect and Homely

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Annesley Hause at the Bay. It was clean, good quality linen, very comfortable beds, great location, very quiet street close to the beach and just everything was catered for. Very thoughtful hosts - our arrival included home cooked biscuits and slice, the fridge had breakfast ingredients for a hot breakfast for us all, milk, juice, bottled water and even a bottle of wine was on the bench. Honestly it was just amazing. We will definitely stay there again. Thank you to our Hosts - amazing job!

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thanks Marg for the lovely comments. We do aim to please and set ourselves apart from what was generally offered in the marketplace, when we began almost 10 years ago.
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia

Hervey bay

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic location. Secure and spacious. Pantry stocked and the little extras the owners left for us to enjoy was lovely!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thanks Sonia, hope the boys had a good time at the carnival. Appreciate your comments.
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Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia

one of the best

  • 5 of 5

definitely one of the best holiday houses we have ever stayed in,clean as a whistle and very comfortable, we would recommend it highly to anyone wanting to stay at the bay

  • Review Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely comments, and glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


  • 5 of 5

loved the serenity of the house and the bay. sooo quiet.....easy to walk to the beach and surrounding shops

also loved the breakfast and full pantry

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you Desiree, glad you enjoyed your stay and the warm weather, and had a safe trip home. We do appreciate guests who care.
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Scarness, Australia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Australian Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly Event
Tariff 2
16 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay


  • 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 6 guests. Property has 4 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 guests

    Optional Costs
    Linen is included at: $0 per stay
    Makings of first mor: $0 per stay
    Afternoon tea, wine : $0 per stay
    Complimentary pick u: $0 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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