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Homelea at Cottage Point

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 150 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

Rare, secluded deep waterfront cottage surrounded by the picturesque Ku-Ring-Gai National Park.

Step back in time to when life was simpler, when people had stimulating conversations instead of texting emojee’s, attended elaborate dinner party’s instead of going to a restaurant then played cards or board games like "Twister" till the wee hours of the morning.

Romantic. Serene. Private. Tranquil. Right on the water. The perfect getaway.

The house has a beautiful lawn by the water, shaded by a Jacaranda Tree with one of the last remaining private tidal sea pools on the Hawkesbury.

Relax on the verandah with the water so close, you would think you are on a boat.

Facing NorthWest, gaze across the deepest fjord in the Southern Hemisphere at the spectacular beauty that is the Ku-Ring-Gai National Park - thousands of hectares of untouched, virgin bushland.

Lie on the pontoon on a summers night and count the shooting stars amongst the endless starry background, unhindered by civilisations lights.

This classic late 60’s Cottage will not disappoint you, with its comfortable, relaxed layout and modern conveniences.

Explore the clear waters of Cowan Creek in one of our Kayaks or SUP’s (stand up paddle board). Kayak 5-10mins to The Kiosk for a delectable breakfast or lunch.

Watch boats go by knowing that you'll never get seasick at Homelea...

Read a book from our library or play one of the many board games at hand.

Watch Foxtel IQ or the Blue Ray DVD with a small library of DVD's (or bring some with you).

Fish off the floating pontoon or one of our Kayaks and catch something fresh for dinner.

ACCOMODATION

**Minimum 2 Nights Stay.

Only 40 mins drive from Sydney CBD, this unique two bedroom cottage has a water front Queen Size Bedroom and a 2nd bedroom with a double bed and single bunk combo. The bathroom divides the Bedrooms. Comfortably sleeps 2 couples or a family of 4.

We supply Pillows, Quilts & Covers, Blankets, Tea Towels & Hand Towels.

We do not supply Bed Linen or Bath/Beach Towels. So, BYO Bed Linen & Towels.

Our Maximum Capacity is 4 Guests.

There is a large living/dining area and an extensive north west facing veranda with a glassed in corner, ideal for dining outside while soaking up the serene surroundings.

Once the sun goes down there is a blue ray DVD player and on demand Foxtel IQ to keep you entertained well into the night.

We have a Library of Books, DVD's & Board Games/Jigsaws.

The house has heaters, air-conditioners, fans for your climate control comfort.

The kitchen is stocked with all the utensils you need to cook up a storm including a Braun food processor, juicer, sharp knives, wok, microwave, gas stove, soda-stream, etc. Also, essential cooking items are supplied like oil, sauces, spreads, herbs & spices, etc.

There is a Nespresso Coffee Machine with a large selection of "pods."

We supply shampoo, conditioner, liquid soap/wash, hair-dryer, ironing board & iron.

The delightful lawn area, shaded naturally by a beautiful Jacaranda, is down at sea level, adjacent to the pontoon and private sea pool. The barbeque is located on this level. On the lawn area, there is a table with bench chairs to dine by the water.

2 x Kayaks (Sit on Top) and 2 x SUP (Stand Up Paddle) Boards with life jackets.

Fishing gear.

Parking for one car only - further parking on Cottage Point Road. Access to the house is limited to a 2 person Inclinator or else take the stairs (approx.100). Access is unsuitable for those with limited mobility. Night path lights are turned on by a rubber timer button by the inclinator controls (at the rear of the carport).

** IMPORTANT NOTICE TO FAMILY's- As there are no Pool Fences or Waterfront Fencing, children are at risk. Our suggested age of children staying at Homelea is 10 or above and they must be able to swim competently. Parents and Adults staying at Homelea are totally responsible for children in their care.

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

Surrounded by pristine National Park with so many things to do and see.

Stand Up Paddle-board & Kayaks are available at the Homelea residence for your use.

Fishing - We have a whole bunch of fishing reels, nets, tackle, etc., so you can chuck a line off the pontoon or go fishing in one of our Kayaks and catch some dinner.. Just bring your own bait.

Boating - byo or hire a “tinny” (boat with an outboard motor) from the Kiosk.

Bush walking/hiking are great ways to experience the natural beauty of the area.

Swim in our tranquil, tidal sea pool.

Bring your push-bike and ride the popular circuit through the National Park.

When you get hungry and you can’t be bothered cooking yourself, the historic Cottage Point Kiosk (cafe) has a great selection of eat in or takeaway (breakfast or lunch only), and as well, they sell a selection of general store items & essentials, bait, a small selection of alcohol, newspapers, etc.

Or there's the award winning, fine dining, at Cottage Point Inn Restaurant. All are within walking distance down Cottage Point Road or just Kayak there...

Tennis, golf and horse riding are only 10mins away at Terrey Hills.

Also at Terrey Hills, there are shops, restaurants and cafe's including Pizza, Thai, Austrian/German, Sushi, Chinese, Indian, Pub, Sandwich, a Bakery, a small Supermarket, Butcher, etc.

ENJOY YOUR STAY

More Details

Property Manager
Kirk - Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 June, 2018

Why Kirk - Property Manager chose Cottage Point

7 REASONS TO STAY....

Private, Exclusive, Waterfront Serenity

Explore the National Park in our Kayaks or SUP's

Fish from our Pontoon or Kayaks

Take a dip in our Tidal Sea Pool

Foxtel, WiFi, DVD, or Mesmerising Nature

Dine on the Veranda or by the Waters Edge

Hire a Local Boat & Go Fish, or Explore Nature

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

Rare, secluded deep waterfront cottage surrounded by the picturesque Ku-Ring-Gai National Park.

Step back in time to when life was simpler, when people had stimulating conversations instead of texting emojee's, attended elaborate dinner party's instead of going to a restaurant then played cards or board games like "Twister" till the wee hours of the morning.

Romantic. Serene. Private. Tranquil. Right on the water. The perfect getaway.

The house has a beautiful lawn by the water, shaded by a Jacaranda Tree with one of the last remaining private tidal sea pools on the Hawkesbury.

Relax on the verandah with the water so close, you would think you are on a boat.

Facing NorthWest, gaze across the deepest fjord in the Southern Hemisphere at the spectacular beauty that is the Ku-Rng-Gai National Park - thousands of hectares of untouched, virgin bushland.

Lie on the pontoon on a summers night and count the shooting stars amongst the endless starry background, unhindered by civilisations lights.

This classic late 60's Cottage will not disappoint you, with its comfortable, relaxed layout and modern conveniences.

Explore the clear waters of Cowan Creek in one of our Kayaks or SUP's (stand up paddle board). Kayak 5-10mins to The Kiosk for a delectable breakfast or lunch.

Watch boats go by knowing that you'll never get seasick at Homelea...

Read a book from our library or play one of the many board games at hand.

Watch Foxtel IQ or the Blue Ray DVD with a small library of DVD's (or bring some with you).

Fish off the floating pontoon or one of our Kayaks and catch something fresh for dinner.

ACCOMODATION

**Minimum 2 Nights Stay

Max. 4 persons

What makes this house unique

Rare, secluded deep waterfront cottage surrounded by the picturesque Ku-Ring-Gai National Park.

Romantic. Serene. Private. Tranquil. Right on the water. The perfect getaway.

Explore the National Park in our Kayaks or SUP's

Fish from our Pontoon or Kayaks

Take a dip in our Tidal Sea Pool or just jump off the Pontoon

Foxtel, WiFi, DVD, or Mesmerising Nature

Dine on the Veranda or by the Water's Edge

Hire a Local Boat & Go Fish, or Explore Nature

Go Bush-Walking throughout the National Park.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Cottage Point, Australia

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 150 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • As there is no Pool/Waterfront Fencing, children are at risk. Our suggested age for children staying is 10yrs & above + they must be able to swim well
  • LINEN - We supply Pillows, Quilts & Covers, Blankets, Tea Towels & Hand Towels. We do not supply Bed Linen or Bath/Beach Towels.
  • So, BYO Bed Linen & Towels. (1 x Queen, 1 x Double & 1 x Single Beds).
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 extra lg. double bed , Queen Bed (we do not supply sheets, pillowcases or towels)
    Bedroom 2 - 2 large double bed , 1 single bed , Double/Single Bunk Bed (we do not supply bed linen)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • forests
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
LINEN We supply Pillows, Quilts & Covers, Blankets, Tea Towels & Hand Towels. We do not supply Bed Linen or Bath/Beach Towels. So, BYO Bed Linen & Towels. (1 x Queen, 1 x Double & 1 x Single Beds).

Reviews

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Homelea at Cottage Point
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews
5

A little gem a stone's throw from Sydney

  • 5 of 5

We had such a lovely relaxing 6 nights at Homelea - the perfect escape to reconnect with the family and nature.

  • Review Submitted: 17/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mosman, New South Wales, Australia
5

My husband wants to move here!

  • 5 of 5

Serene, comfortable & crazy gorgeous views - go!!!

  • Review Submitted: 27/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay at Homelea. Thanks Virginia.
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Japan
5

Absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

Homelea is everything the website promises and more. The house is charming. it is not luxurious, but that's part of the charm. Every detail has been planned for in a meticulous manner. The kitchen is particularly well set up and the kitchen staples are terrific!

Blissful quiet allows for excellent sleep, and the sound of the rain on the veranda roof is delightful.

The owners talk down the internet connection, but I had some business emails to handle, and it was perfectly satisfactory.

I want to come back again, and next time for longer.

  • Review Submitted: 13/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brunswick, Victoria, Australia
5

Beautiful Cottage in amazing location

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing experience, we travelled down the inclinator on the first day and didn't come back up again until the end of our stay. It was such a luxury being able to have a swim in the tidal pool, travel out each day on the kayak and just sit and soak in the beautiful view of the landscape. Highly recommend this property and would definetly return for another stay.

  • Review Submitted: 28/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at our special place Sasha. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Homelea and thank you for leaving the place spotless. You are welcome back anytime...
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Pymble, New South Wales, Australia
4

What a location!

  • 4 of 5

A gorgeous spot, with outstanding views. The house is comfy and has everything you need for your stay. We had a really relaxing break over a wet weekend, but managed to get out and about on the kayak during a break in the weather. Must come back one day to enjoy a summer-time swim in the amazing tidal pool.

  • Review Submitted: 11/03/2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Mary Ann. Sorry it was a bit of a wet weekend...
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Australia
5

Prozac by the Water

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely stunning.The most relaxing property we have ever stayed in.We were so suprised with the amount of activities we could choose from. The beautiful tidal pool for morning swim,a kayak on the stunning water and fishing from the backyard.The water was so clean you could actually see the fish taking the bait.I have spent hundreds of dollars at a weekend health retreats yet they have not come close to the relaxation that Homelea provided..

Thank you so much for sharing your piece of paradise. Counting the days until i can return

Jay

  • Review Submitted: 27/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and loved the heading - might have to steal that one. So happy you enjoyed your stay...
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Map

Nearest Barpub
10 Kilometres
Terrey Hills Tavern
Nearest Ferry
500 Metres
Cottage Point Wharf
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Terrey Hills
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Cottage Point Inn
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Cottage Rock (access by water)
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Waterfront, National Park

7 REASONS TO STAY....

Private, Exclusive, Waterfront Serenity

Explore the National Park in our Kayaks or SUP's

Fish from our Pontoon or Kayaks

Take a dip in our Tidal Sea Pool

Foxtel, WiFi, DVD, or Mesmerising Nature

Dine on the Veranda or by the Waters Edge

Hire a Local Boat & Go Fish, or Explore Nature

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

Rare, secluded deep waterfront cottage surrounded by the picturesque Ku-Ring-Gai National Park.

Step back in time to when life was simpler, when people had stimulating conversations instead of texting emojee's, attended elaborate dinner party's instead of going to a restaurant then played cards or board games like "Twister" till the wee hours of the morning.

Romantic. Serene. Private. Tranquil. Right on the water. The perfect getaway.

The house has a beautiful lawn by the water, shaded by a Jacaranda Tree with one of the last remaining private tidal sea pools on the Hawkesbury.

Relax on the verandah with the water so close, you would think you are on a boat.

Facing NorthWest, gaze across the deepest fjord in the Southern Hemisphere at the spectacular beauty that is the Ku-Rng-Gai National Park - thousands of hectares of untouched, virgin bushland.

Lie on the pontoon on a summers night and count the shooting stars amongst the endless starry background, unhindered by civilisations lights.

This classic late 60's Cottage will not disappoint you, with its comfortable, relaxed layout and modern conveniences.

Explore the clear waters of Cowan Creek in one of our Kayaks or SUP's (stand up paddle board). Kayak 5-10mins to The Kiosk for a delectable breakfast or lunch.

Watch boats go by knowing that you'll never get seasick at Homelea...

Read a book from our library or play one of the many board games at hand.

Watch Foxtel IQ or the Blue Ray DVD with a small library of DVD's (or bring some with you).

Fish off the floating pontoon or one of our Kayaks and catch something fresh for dinner.

ACCOMODATION

**Minimum 2 Nights Stay.

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Rates & Availability

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Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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