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Min.Stay 2 nts. Publ. Hols/Spec. Events 3. Xmas/New Year 5

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Bed Configuration:
Queen Size 2 x Queen Size 153 cm x 203 cm
Single Size 8 x Single Size 92 cm x 187 cm

Prices Starting From: AUD($) 398 

Special Offer

Stay Longer, Pay Less!! ... The longer you stay, the less per night you pay.
10% for 5 nights, 20% for 7 nights & 25% for stays of over 14 nights

Property Description

Free WiFi.  AAA 4 Star Rated. Pelican Escape is the Ultimate Resort Holiday Home on Lake Macquarie. This luxurious 6 bedroom home sits right on the edge of the lake in Raffertys Resort, with native bushland on one side, absolute lake views on the other and just a short stroll to the resorts main pool, tennis courts and on-site restuarant. This home has amazing lake views from both floors, huge entertaining areas and plenty of space for large or extended families, groups of friends or business trips.

This architecturally designed home provides luxury and ultimate lakefront indulgence and will be sure to impress you with it's open spaces and magnificent views. Watch the sun go down over the lake from the day beds on the balconies with a glass of wine - the ultimate relaxation for those looking to escape busy everyday life. The large undercover porch has a remote controlled sun roof and ample seating to enjoy a BBQ dinner. 

Accommodating up to 12 guests, this 6 bedroom home is air conditioned with free Wifi has two large living areas, both with views. The bottom floor of the home is wheel chair friendly. The upstairs lounge area features two large leather lounges and a 106cm Smart TV with Foxtel, Netflix and DVD player. Downstairs, there is a seating area to sit, talk and enjoy the views and a large dining room table that comfortable seats 12 people. 

The large gourmet kitchen features granite benchtops, dishwasher, two door fridge, TV and Ipod docking station. It will appease any cook and is fully equipped. If you prefer, there is a Webber BBQ in the backyard for your use. The manicured fully fenced grounds are positioned for privacy, facing the expansive lake views.

The ground floor has 3 bedrooms, one with comfortable queen bed and ensuite with 18 jet spa bath, toilet and shower and the other two bedrooms have two single beds in each. On this floor is the disabled access bathroom with shower, toilet and vanity and also the fully equipped laundry with washing machine and dryer and a 5th additional toilet.

The 2nd storey mirrors this layout - with three bedrooms and the master queen bedroom with ensuite and spa bath. Rooms also have ceiling fans and all bed linen and bath towels are provided for your stay. There is also a large study room with desk and lounge.

Pelican Escape is just a 30 second stroll to the main swimming pool, cafe and restuarant and is the only full front waterfront property in the resort. It's large grounds and luxury interiors are sure to impress any large group looking for a relaxing time away on the lake. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT PARTIES ARE STRICTLY FORBIDDEN AND THE PROPERTY MAY NOT BE USED AS A GATHERING SPOT OR MEETING VENUE FOR OTHER GUESTS STAYING IN THE AREA OR AT THE RESORT. Day visitors cannot exceed more than 6 people without additional charge. Additional day visitors over 10 people must be approved prior to check in. Additional charges will apply.

NOTE: The exterior of the property is under 24/7 video surveillance.

What to bring with you.

How to reach the property

Points of Interests

All the Resort's amenities, the pools, tennis courts, boat ramp, jetty, etc. are included with your accommodation. Bring your speed boat, jet ski or trailer-sailer, Take a dip in one of the four swimming pools spread throughout the resort including an indoor heated pool with spa and a surge pool, or you may like to sunbath on the Resort's own sandy lakes edge or have a surf at the unspoilt, patrolled beach at Historic Catherine Hill Bay, just 5 minutes drive from the Resort.

* 4 Synthetic Grass Tennis Courts (2 x floodlit)

* BBQ areas

* Native arboretum

* Bush walking

* 4 Swimming pools - 1 indoor heated with spa

* Massage (Book with the onsite office)

* Lakeside beach

* Children's playground

* Beach volleyball

* Boat ramp and private jetty

* Daily Pelican, Kookaburra & Parrot feeding

* A-La-Carte Restaurant

* Tapas Bar

* 8 minutes drive from a Coles Supermarket & Swansea Shopping precinct

Security Deposit

To ensure our properties are treated fairly, guests are required to agree to abide by our House Rules by electronically signing our Registration Form regarding a Security Bond prior to arrival. The Security Bond for this property is: 1000.00 AUD($) .

Booking Cancellation Policy

We understand that sometimes things happen that are beyond your control and we will endeavour to work towards a solution that is satisfactory for both yourself and our property owner. Generally our Refund Policy is -

Non peak periods

Cancellations made within 24 hours of booking- Cancellation fee of $75.00 applies to cover our bank & merchant fees.

Cancellations made 4 or more weeks before the arrival date- Cancellation fee of $75.00 applies to cover our bank & merchant fees.

Cancellations made 4 weeks or less before the arrival date– Cancellation fee of the full deposit applies unless the property is re-booked for the full period of the booking. If the property is re-booked, the deposit, less a $75 cancellation fee, will be refunded.

The booking and deposit may be moved to other dates, provided it is for the same or more number of nights and for the same property, without charge (The tariff may change, subject to the time of the year and number of guests).

Peak periods

Public holidays including Long Weekends, NSW School Holidays, Easter, Christmas, the State SLS Championships and Special Events.

Cancellations made 12 weeks or more before the arrival date– Full deposit unless property is rebooked. If the property is re-booked a $200 cancellation fee then applies.

Cancellations made 12 weeks or less before the arrival date– Full deposit unless property is re-booked. If the property is re-booked a $500 cancellation fee then applies.

Part cancellations will not be accepted and final payment is payable 6 weeks prior to arrival.

All reservations are made in good faith by us but may be subject to changes in circumstances that are beyond our control. Every reasonable effort will be made to offer alternative accommodation should this occur.

Please note that we cannot accept Bank Transfer payments for new reservations or final payments made within 6 days of arrival.

* Reservations made via third party on-line travel sites such as Airbnb,, Stayz, etc., may incur cost recovery charges for booking fees and commissions charged by these sites. This is outside of Lakeshores control.


When booking with us you agree to our abide by our House (common sense) Rules such as tidying the property before departure and notifing us of any damages. We strive towards transparent and fair communication. CLICK to read our full list of house rules (Terms and Conditions)

Please note that short stay accommodation is not subject to GST.

Booking Modification Policy

Please contact us if you require any changes to your booking. We will endeavour to assist where we are able, subject to our cancellation policy.

Booking Children Policy

There are no charges for babies & toddlers up to 2 years.
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