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Ocean View Deckhouse - Hargraves Beach

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 2 bathroom with ocean views from large deck. 25 metres to beach.

Overlooking Hargraves Beach, the Deckhouse offers a spacious, relaxed beach house with four bedrooms to comfortably sleep 8. Beach access is directly opposite the house; less than a 25 metre walk.

The house is located at Hargraves Beach, Noraville on the NSW Central Coast, just over an hours drive north of Sydney via the M1 Pacific Motorway (previously known as the F3 Freeway). Hargraves Beach is on the coast between Norah Head and Budgewoi.

The house features a 12m wide, partially covered timber deck facing the ocean with outdoor setting for 8, two sun lounges and gas-fired barbecue.

A swing, slide and cubby-house in the gated front garden suit younger children.

* IDEAL FOR FAMILIES OR A WEEKEND GET-AWAY WITH FRIENDS

* NO PARTIES OR SIMILAR FUNCTIONS. Disturbance to our neighbours, including excessive noise, is prohibited and may result in termination of rental and loss of bond.

LIVING & DINING ROOM

The main living floor is on the first floor leading out to the deck. The living area has two sofas, armchair, a 48" LCD TV and DVD player. The dining area has a large table and eight chairs. A wood burning stove and reverse cycle air-conditioning ensure comfort at all times of year.

KITCHEN

Kitchen facilities include cooktop, oven, grill, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and ample crockery and utensils.

DECKS

From the large, elevated, east facing deck there is an extensive view towards the ocean. The deck is partly covered and, because it's protected from the southerly winds, can be enjoyed all year round. The open portion of the deck is ideal for sun baking. A small rear deck accessed from the kitchen offers a second intimate outdoor area.

4 BEDROOMS & 2 BATHROOMS

On the first floor there are two double bedrooms with queen size beds (one overlooking the ocean), one bedroom with two bunk beds and a bathroom with bath and shower.

The ground floor has one bedroom with a queen size bed, together with a bathroom (with shower only) and fully equipped laundry.

All bedrooms have large built-in cupboards.

BEDDING CONFIGURATION:

- Bedroom 1 (first floor): one queen-size bed

- Bedroom 2 (first floor): one queen-size bed

- Bedroom 3 (first floor): two single beds (bunk beds)

- Bedroom 4 (ground floor): one queen-size bed

We do not have a cot at the house, however, there is a local company that you can hire one from. They will deliver and collect the cot from the house. If you'd like to hire a cot, please contact me for their details.

LINEN

Guests must bring their own sheets, pillowcases, towels and tea towels. Duvets, blankets and pillows are provided. Alternatively, linen and towel hire can be arranged - please contact me for details.

OTHER FACILITIES INCLUDE:

- Internet access (WiFi)

- High chair

- Picnic table and chairs

- Washing machine and tumble dryer

- External washing line

- Iron and ironing board

- Hair dryer

Local Activities and Facilities

BEACHES

Beach access is directly opposite the house leading to a sheltered, family-friendly beach. Hargraves Beach is protected by a reef creating calm conditions, ideal for children. There are also patrolled surf beaches a short distance away at Lakes Beach and Soldiers Beach. Nearby Cabbage Tree Harbour has a tidal rock pool and small sheltered beach suitable for young children.

LAKES

Lake Macquarie, Budgewoi Lake & Tuggerah Lake are nearby and are ideal for water sports and fishing. There are also cycle and walking paths along sections of these lakes

FISHING

Hargraves Beach is popular for beach fishing year round and the large rock platform below Norah Head lighthouse is also a popular spot for fisherman. Cabbage Tree Harbour has a boat ramp for access to the ocean and there are boat ramps to the lakes; the closest being to Budgewoi Lake from Slade Park on the southern side of Budgewoi Bridge.

OTHER LOCAL ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:

- Whale watching (May-June and September-October)

- Walking tracks in local National Parks (Munmorah State Conservation Area & Wyrrabalong NP)

- Cycle and walking paths

- Golf (Toukley, Magenta Shores and Tuggerah Lakes golf courses)

- Norah Head Lighthouse tours

- Pelican feeding at The Entrance

- Snorkelling & scuba diving at Cabbage Tree Harbour & Terrigal

- Surfing at Lakes Beach, Soldiers Beach & Frazer Beach

- Kayak hire on Lake Macquarie

- Hot air ballooning in the Hunter Valley (45 min drive)

- Wine tasting in the Hunter Valley (45 min drive). Contact WINE COUNTRY TOURS for tour options. They will collect you from the house & drop you back at the end of the day. We can give you their contact details if you'd like more information or would like to make a booking.

LOCAL FACILITIES

A large range of local shops (including Coles and Aldi supermarkets) are five minutes drive away at Toukley and Budgewoi. The Toukley markets are on each Sunday.

Both Toukley and Budgewoi have a variety of restaurants, cafes and clubs.

RESTRICTIONS

- No smoking indoors (including games room/shed)

- Accommodation is for a MAXIMUM of 8 guests

- NO PARTIES / FUNCTIONS

- Disturbance to our neighbours, including excessive noise, is prohibited and may result in termination of rental and loss of bond.

- No pets (there are two cat and dog boarding facilities not far from the house - please contact us if you'd like their details)

More Details

Owner
Jane Crowe
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
11 June, 2018

Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure , (this bathroom is upstairs)
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , (this bathroom is downstairs)
  • Both bathrooms were renovated in November 2017.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , (bunk beds)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • rain forests
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Ocean View Deckhouse - Hargraves Beach
average rating of 4.9459457 based on 37 reviews
5

Beautiful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This house is perfect for a family getaway. Amazing views, lovely house and super clean! The kids absolutely loved the play equipment and the games room was perfect for a bit of downtime. Would absolutely recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 07/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney
4

Great views

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Nice quiet property, well appointed. Air con required on hot days but works efficiently in dining area.

Beds very comfortable and kitchen well stocked.

Had a most enjoyable stay.

  • Review Submitted: 08/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the property with 3 kids and enjoyed every minute. The house is well equipped with everything you need & the little touches like hand soap, and tea/coffee in the pantry were a nice bonus. Our children loved playing with the Lego provided and the cubby in the front garden.

Overall great house & great views. Thankyou Jane for everything!

  • Review Submitted: 06/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5

Perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We had a very relaxing and enjoyable weekend at the ocean view deckhouse. The ocean views are amazing and peaceful. It's very well equipped with everything you need. Its a beautiful beach to go for walks. Its just a shame we couldn't stay longer! :) Thanks Jane for always being prompt in answering our queries.

  • Review Submitted: 20/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Uralla, New South Wales, Australia
5

Beautiful, relaxing and quiet

  • 5 of 5

We had the most amazing stay at Ocean view deckhouse. We watched whales breach the water at least once everyday from our balcony. The kids thoroughly enjoyed the play area outside, the toys provided and the beach directly accross the road. The neighbours were quiet and friendly. The shed/games room was great. We would definately return. What an amazing property.

  • Review Submitted: 01/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Armidale, NSW
5

Beautiful & Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This home is the most beautiful and well set-up home we have stayed in for a holiday. Jane set everything up so thoughtfully, it was so relaxing not to have to worry about a thing. As soon as we arrived we were blown away by the view and the beautiful living areas upstairs. The outdoor area for the kids was just great- the kids were sad when we had to leave. Will definitely stay again!!

  • Review Submitted: 21/10/2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Beach
25 Metres
Hargraves Beach
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Norah Head Lighthouse

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