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Legasea -Depot Beach Cabin

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

This family orientated beach cabin is one of the 49 houses in the exclusive suburb of Depot Beach, situated in the pristine Murramarang National Park.

Legasea cabin offers a simple, rustic beach stay that matches the beautiful natural environment it sits within. We do not offer luxurious furnishings, lots of appliances or technology, but a welcoming and cosy cabin.

Our focus is the special experience you get from being close to the flora and fauna that helps make Depot Beach so unique. If this is the kind of stay you're after then keep reading....

Cabin layout:

- two bedrooms; one with two bunks, the other with a double bed.

- kitchen; with dishwasher, electric stove and oven. Please note no microwave.

- bathroom; with washing machine, shower only.

- ALL BED LINEN IS SUPPLIED, WITHOUT AN EXTRA FEE. This includes pillows, doonas, pillow and doona covers, sheets, extra blankets and electric blanket in the cooler months.

- undercover gas BBQ/deck area with a bar fridge, for outdoor meals and enjoying the ocean views.

- outdoor shower and fire pit.

- large grassy yard which is unfenced.

Legasea cabin is an ideal place to stay for those who are looking for a city escape and getting back to nature. There are many native birds and animals who visit the cabin/yard including parrots, wrens, kangaroos, wallabies, bandicoots, antechinus, possums and goannas. Due to some visiting dogs chasing the resident kangaroos, we are sorry that we can no longer allow pets.

While there is limited mobile phone reception at Depot Beach, there is a working pay phone close by or it is a short distance up the road for some reception. Please note there is no wi-fi / foxtel connection at the cabin. Sometimes it's nice to have a break from technology too. It is also good to know that the closest 'corner shop/cafe', is a short 2 minute drive away.

Depot Beach is approximately a two and a half hour drive from Canberra and about a four hour drive from Sydney.

What to bring:

- beach and bath towels; tea towels, bath mat and hand towel are provided.

- personal toiletries; there are some eco-friendly bathroom products for guest convenience, including body wash, shampoo/conditioner, hand wash/lotion.

- groceries for your stay; there is a small coffee machine which takes Espressotoria capsules only.

Like all of the places at Depot Beach, Legasea cabin runs on tank water and so relies on water conservation. There is no need to boil water for drinking at the cabin, as water filters have been fitted. Include bottled water in your packing if you prefer.

We have a small selection of books/games/ DVDs at the cabin.

Things to do at Depot Beach: you can do as much or as little as you'd like!

There are so many beautiful walks and beaches within a short walking distance from Legasea cabin including;

- the short rainforest trail at the Depot Beach car park, one of the last pockets of forest that originates from the time of the dinosaurs.

- explore the rocks on your way towards Pebbly Beach around the coast at low tide

- take the 1km trail around to the next southern beach, through spotted gum and

burrawang palm forest, water views all the way

- visit the National Parks camping office to find out about any tours

- the beautiful Depot Beach for swimming, snorkelling, surfing, fishing, shallow pools at the south end are ideal for small children

- put your boat in at the natural boat ramp at the northern end of Depot Beach

- the smaller Shelly Beach just around the southern headland

- some guests were lucky enough to see whales and seals at Depot Beach and dolphins are regular visitors

If you like going out and about there are shopping centres, cinemas, mini golf, golf club, eateries, cafés in nearby Bateman's Bay. Drive to the old gold mine village of Mogo for quirky shops and cafés and visit Mogo zoo where you can see endangered animals up close.

Or simply spend time relaxing at Legasea Cabin.....

- play a game of 'happy hour' darts while you appreciate the evening view

- at night enjoy the spectacular stars while you sit round the fire

- cook easy BBQ meals or buy fresh local seafood including oysters and prawns to eat out on the back deck

- take photos of the wildlife that visit

- have a game of finska in the backyard; if you haven't heard of this game, try it, as it's a lot of fun.

- relax with a book on the day bed lounge

- bring scooters/bikes to ride around the quiet street

Legasea = 'this is the life'

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Depot Beach, Australia

Property Type:
  • cabin
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 4 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
5

Fantastic property for a relaxing family getaway

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property with all you need for a great family break. We loved feeding the birds on the balcony in the morning and having a drink and BBQ overlooking the ocean in the evenings. The kitchen is well equipped so we were able to cook all our meals at home. We will be coming back!

  • Review Submitted: 02/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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5

Perfect & Affordable Holiday Rental

  • 5 of 5

Cute little beach shack perfect for a getaway with plenty of living space in the main room, back porch and yard. Loved the fire pit. Property had everything we needed and owners went out of their way to help with the booking.

  • Review Submitted: 12/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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5

Tranquil and calm beach haven in gorgeous Depot Be

  • 5 of 5

We stayed as a family in early January 2017 and absolutely loved the cabin (it was cosy for a family of 5 but the bunkroom makes this easy) and the attention to detail. Everything was provided for. Sam was so responsive to queries and texts during our stay and nothing was too much trouble. Loved the deck, the nocturnal possum visitors were a thrill for the children as were the daily kangaroo encounters when hanging out the towels, the fire pit for roasting marshmallows and the well equipped kitchen and power shower. Can't wait to return! Anna

  • Review Submitted: 19/02/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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ACT, Australia
5

Great little place!!

  • 5 of 5

This place was fantastic! It's cozy, but we managed to comfortably fit two couples and two toddlers quite nicely! The back deck is amazing and the fire pit was really nice to sit around on Saturday night. Loved it!!

  • Review Submitted: 11/02/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
5

Amazing location!

  • 5 of 5

Such a cute little beach shack with amazing views! Loved feeding the kangaroos/birds on the back deck. Would definitely book again.

  • Review Submitted: 29/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Great deck

  • 4 of 5

Great deck. Excellent location. Light and airy. Bring extra pillows if you like them firm. 2nd bedroom cramped. Lounge quite uncomfortable to sit in. Average cleanliness - closer attention to details.

  • Review Submitted: 14/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: While we appreciate your opinion Sandi, Legasea is advertised as a CABIN due to its size and is not listed as luxury accommodation. It sounds like our property was not the right match for what you were looking for. Thanks for the feedback regarding the cleaner.
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Other Activities:

Murramurang National Park

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Rates & Availability

Notes

  • 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 2 guests. Property has 5 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $400 per stay
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