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Holiday House - Forest in the Town

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 160 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Nestled in a forest setting, Holiday House is only 800m from town and 300m from the Barret Weir on the beautiful Margaret River. An ideal location to savour the delights of the shops and eating houses in the town; direct access to bush tracks for walking and cycling, and the river for swimming and canoeing.

A ten minute drive gets to the beach at Prevelly, with its delightful Greek Orthodox chapel, donated in recognition of the role of the Monks of the Preveli Monastery in Crete during WWII. Visit the many wineries and other great local attractions, maybe using the guided tours available from the Tourist Centre.

Pets may be accepted at the owner's discretion.

Set Up

The house is upside-down! Thus the upstairs contains the main living/dining area, the kitchen, and the master bedroom and on-suite bathroom, with a toilet accessible from the living area. The views are of the tree tops.

Downstairs has two bedrooms, a double and a twin, a bathroom/utility room, and a second living area opening onto the generous balcony with outdoor setting and barbecue.

Overview

This spacious house was built a few years ago by the owners, and nestles comfortably in its bush setting. The house is bright and airy, free from the noise of city life. We wish our guests a happy and peaceful stay, hoping they will spread the word about us and this beautiful area.

More Details

Owner
Liz Williams
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 September, 2018

About Liz Williams

Originally from Liverpool. I have lived in Australia since 1977.

I am now retired, but was a Hospital Social Worker, specialising in Aged Care.

Liz Williams purchased this house in 2004

Why Liz Williams chose Margaret River

I bought the Margaret River property as an empty lot in 2004, and built the house in 2007. We had it solely as a holiday home for some years before entering the short term rental market in 2015.

I liked the location of the property for its convenience and ambience.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Margaret River

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 160 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - Ensuite - toilet , shower enclosure , Toilet also has entry from living area.
  • The main bathroom also serves a a utility room with wash trough and washing machine.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - Downstairs Twin - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 1 - Master Suite - 1 large double bed , Queen Bed
    Bedroom 2 - Downstairs Double - 1 large double bed , Queen Bed
  • We also have a sofabed in the dowstairs living area which can accommodate extra guests.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.5555553 based on 27 reviews
4

Warm and homely!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for 2 nights over a rainy weekend and loved it. The house was clean and welcoming - an upside down setup 2 bedrooms and bathroom downstairs with a wood fire and small lounge and a master with ensuite upstairs where the kitchen and main lounge are. Considering the wintry conditions i was surprised how warm the house was - we popped the split system on in the upstairs area for about 15mins and had to turn it off as we were hot! The couch is large and sat all four of us together no problems - the kitchen is fully equipped, the place feels like a home away from home. House is set back from the road in the trees moments from the river - beautiful setting very relaxing with town just a short walk away, excellent spot for when you want some peace and privacy but still have the local amenities close by. Thank you Liz we (and the dogs) will be back again!

  • Review Submitted: 30/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's good to hear when people really enjoy staying at our place. Thanks for your kind words, and hurry back. All the best, Bruce & Liz
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5

Beautiful views, very comfortable and wonderful walking trails.

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful time.

The house was clean & comfortable with amazing views! We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 20/08/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely spot in amounts the trees easy walk to town

  • 5 of 5

Great spor

  • Review Submitted: 11/08/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Family getaway

  • 5 of 5

We arrived on a wet and windy Saturday afternoon, with our adult children with the intention of spending a relaxing weekend. And we were not disappointed!

The combustion heater soon had the whole house warmed up, and the views through the tree tops helped everyone relax and chill out. So much so that we spent that saturday afternoon and evening lounging around eating, drinking, chatting, laughing and just enjoying this cozy home.

The river being so close was a lovely bonus .... and made for a lovely evening walk.

Kitchen was very well equipped, beds were warm and comfortable .... and shower nice and hot. Everything was clean and comfortable. It only took 10 minutes to walk into the Bakery!!

Our only complaint when it came time to go home was that we hadn't booked for longer!

  • Review Submitted: 30/07/2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen. It's very gratifying to have such positive feedback. We hope you'll come again.
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5

Super - all round

  • 5 of 5

Great location, lovely house with all amenities needed, clean and well presented. We had a great time. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 26/07/2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location, great for groups and families. Not far from the central town. Lovely forest area !

  • 5 of 5

Went in a group of 6 people more than enough room. 2 bedrooms downstairs with one bathroom and warm fire place and 1 bedroom upstairs with lovely living space and another bathroom. Beautiful surroundings in the middle of the forest and not far from restaurants cafes and shops. Overall a wonderful stay!

  • Review Submitted: 17/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
190 Kilometres
Perth
Nearest Barpub
900 Metres
Settlers Tavern
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Margaret River Golf Club
Nearest Train
100 Kilometres
Bunbury
Nearest Motorway
100 Kilometres
Bunbury
Nearest Restaurant
900 Metres
Lots
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Prevelly Beach
Other Activities:

Town Centre

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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