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FREE WiFi. Quaint, colourful, cozy and quirky, The Broken Oar will delight couples, small families or art
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FREE WiFi. Quaint, colourful, cozy and quirky, The Broken Oar will delight couples, small families or artists on retreat. Situated at the stunning Pelican foreshore, you will be holidaying at one of Lake Macquarie's most popular tourist spots. Enjoy quiet strolls along the sparkling water's edge, attend the bustling local Markets or enjoy the lovely children's playground and public BBQ spots. There are some great sandy swimming spots or you can even launch your boat at the new boat ramp.
If it's adventure that you are seeking, then you have the choice of parachuting, boating, golfing, fishing, surfing, shopping and dining all literally on your doorstep, or you can choose to just relax and watch the world go by. The home itself is a delightfully welcoming, renovated fishing cottage. As soon as you open the door to the Broken Oar, you will feel instantly on holiday! The cottage is nautically themed throughout and takes you back in time, whilst still providing all modern amenities.
The charming lounge room has both new air conditioning and heating installed and a large smart tv, so you can enjoy endless movies on quiet evenings. The main bedroom has a queen size bed and room for your holiday clothes, whilst the second bedroom has king single bunk beds that are great for kids or adults. There is also a futon in the dining room in case you need some extra space.
The cheerful kitchen has everything you need to cook up a feast, or you may decide to cook outside on the gas BBQ, under the frangipani tree. There is even a fully screened, outdoor area you can use for alfresco dining, or just the perfect secluded spot to read a book and enjoy a mug of tea.
The bathroom comes with a small bath, just right for soaking sandy kids in before bed and all towels etc are provided. A full laundry is also included, with everything you will need.
The appealing garden is flat and fully fenced. There are colourful flowers pots and the whole area is magically illuminated at night time by hundreds of fairy lights. There is plenty of room to park your boat (even a big one!) in the wide, clear driveway.
The Broken Oar has added benefits that it is less then 100M to the lake, has free WiFi and a light filled study nook where you can catch up on work or writing whilst and is dog friendly (on application) with a fully fenced yard once the front gate is closed, so for those families wanting to bring their fur-kids this home would be ideal!
“Have an old fashioned holiday in heaven”
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FREE WiFi. Looking for a beach getaway with all the modern comforts? Than Blacksmiths Seabreeze is fo
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FREE WiFi. Looking for a beach getaway with all the modern comforts? Than Blacksmiths Seabreeze is for you! Within walking distance from the patrolled Blacksmiths beach and with a private in ground swimming pool, this home is the ultimate beach holiday to sit back and relax with friends or family.
As soon as you step into the tastefully renovated three bedroom home, you know you are going to have a memorable time away.
Featuring polished floors throughout the living areas with chandeliers and modern renovated kitchem, this air conditioned home has 3 bedrooms, open lounge and dining area with comfortable lounges and desk, fully equipped kitchen and a full screened sun room with TV, lounge and outdoor dining at the back of the house overlooking the swimming pool. The perfect area to watch the kids swim, enjoy a BBQ and soak up some sun. There are also two outdoor dining tables with umbrellas.
The queen bedroom with built in robes, air con and TV. The back bedroom with double bed faces the sun room and there is a twin single bedroom perfect for the kids. The bathroom has been fully renovated and has a seperate bath and shower and the laundry at the rear of the property, has a washing machine and dryer.
The close attention to detail in the renovations must be seen to be appreciated. There is free broadband WiFi available to ensure that, even on those occasional inclement days you’ll always still find something to keep the entire family occupied. … and, if you have a Netflix account, the Smart TVs are ready to watch all of your favourite movies. Summer or winter, this home is the perfect modern and affordable escape.
The home has plenty of space and just a 200m walk up the end of the street to the beach access. Blacksmiths boosts some food shops, a pizza restuarant, surf life saving club, patrolled beaches (subject to warmer months), bakery and Swansea is located just a 4 minute drive across the bridge.
FREE WiFi. Located just 50 metres across from the surf and sandy beaches of Blacksmiths Beach, this is the ultimate holiday home for beach love
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FREE WiFi. Located just 50 metres across from the surf and sandy beaches of Blacksmiths Beach, this is the ultimate holiday home for beach lovers and small families looking for a quiet coastal escape. This pet friendly three-bedroom home with air conditioning Free Wifi make Surfs Up! a very comfortable home away from home.
Situated on a large corner block with plenty of privacy, Surfs Up is just a quick stroll across the road to the shores of Blacksmiths Beach which are perfect for swimming, surfing or relaxing. Blacksmiths is a quiet suburb of Lake Macquarie and is the perfect getaway from the city to enjoy some sun or quiet time with family or friends.
The older style home sleeps 6 people comfortably. With polished floorboards and plenty of natural light, it has everything you need for a comfortable stay away from home. As you walk onto the wooden veranda towards the front door, you are welcomed by the quaint home and beach air. Walking into the living room, there is a beach vibe with local snaps of Blacksmiths on the walls and an open area with comfortable lounge and flat screen TV. The living area is air-conditioned as well to make your stay comfortable.
The large main bedroom at the front of the house has a queen bed with plenty of space and storage. The second bedroom with Tribunk (1 Double on the bottom and 1 single on top) is a great kid’s room. The third bedroom also has another single bed.
The kitchen opens into the living area, with plenty of bench space and fully equipped for all your needs. Cook a meal during your stay and enjoy it in the separate dining area at the dining table. This room leads out into the fully fenced backyard, perfect for you to bring your furry family members and enjoy a BBQ.
The area is located between the Pacific Ocean and Lake Macquarie, making it a great spot to enjoy some fishing, sailing, swimming, surfing, boating, cycling, golfing or shopping. It is conveniently located to shops for all your needs.
FREE WiFi. Sand, Surf and Fun right at your front door! This beautifully presented cottage is directl
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FREE WiFi. Sand, Surf and Fun right at your front door! This beautifully presented cottage is directly opposite stunning Blacksmiths Beach, the Swansea Blacksmiths Surf Lifesaving Club and is also a short walk to the local attraction known as "Grannys Pool" (a safe swimming area for younger children). With a playground also situated in the park across the road, as well as BBQ and picnic areas you will be assured your kids will be fully entertained - making this a great holiday for parents too! The property is fully fenced for your peace of mind and there is plenty of lawn for your kids to play outside and enjoy the sunshine. There is even a games room in the garage with TV and lounges and a large book collection for the avid reader.Walk into the property and you will immediately feel relaxed and in holiday mode. The living area is decorated tastefully in aqua tones with a coastal theme and included comfortable lounge, flat screen TV and a sound system for your enjoyment. It is a bright and airy space, just perfect for you to relax after a great day on the water.Featuring two bedrooms this home can sleep up to 5 guests. The master bedroom has a Queen sized bed and the second bedroom includes a tri-bunk (double bed on the bottom and single bed on top). The Master bedroom has a ceiling fan and all beds feature quality bedding for your sleeping comfort.
The kitchen is modern, with a stainless steel fridge, stove, microwave oven and smeg toaster and kettle and all the facilities needed for your home away from home. The dining table is situated close to the kitchen to make entertaining easy. This area is also air conditioned for your comfort.The bathroom is also modern and features a bath, shower and vanity and laundry facilities are situated at the rear of the property. The fenced backyard with BBQ, outdoor dining table and hammock is the perfect space to soak up the salty sea air and unwind.
Lake Macquarie is well known for great fishing, 4WDing, sailing and also the best surfing beaches around.Blacksmiths is conveniently located on the seaside of Eastern Lake Macquarie, between the lakeside towns of Swansea and Belmont. It still retains the relaxed beach-side village vibe of yesteryear, however the necessities of modern life are still close by. This wonderful home is close to local shops, and only 20 minutes to Charlestown Square (cinema and major shopping outlets and restaurants)
The minute you walk through the front door, you are greeted by a unique, contemporary beachside home and will feel instantly like you're on holidays. The tasteful coastal decor and large entertaini
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The minute you walk through the front door, you are greeted by a unique, contemporary beachside home and will feel instantly like you're on holidays. The tasteful coastal decor and large entertaining areas are just a bonus to this home which is just a few hundred meters from the beautiful Blacksmiths Beach.
The ground floor level features a large family room with deck at the rear, 2 bedrooms (one with queen bed and the other with two single beds) and a large combination bathroom and laundry with bath with shower, toilet, vanity with the washing machine and clothes dryer under. The modern bathroom, floorboards and comfortable lounges with flat screen TV make this a great area to sit around and relax.
It only gets better! Take the stairs up to the first floor level which features a large, open plan living area with a white modern kitchen wiith ceramic cook top, dishwasher and breakfast bar and stainless steel appliances, including a two door fridge with an icemaker. The fully equipped kitchen means you can cook up a feast to sit together at the large glass dining table and enjoy sea breezes from the connected deck. This area has views of the Swansea Channel.
Designed for family entertainment, the living room has a wall mounted TV. Walk out on the front balcony to enjoy an outdoor dining experience and gas BBQ.
Besides the amazing living areas, this level also has the master bedroom and a fourth bedroom, again, both with built in robes queen beds. The large bathroom has a full length bath, toilet and a separate shower recess.
Sleeping up to 8 people in sheer comfort, this home is perfect for family, friends or corporate stays, and to top it all off, Swansea Channel, Grannies Pool, Blacksmiths breakwall, boat ramp and patrolled Blacksmiths Beach are all within a couple of minutes walk of Bali St Beachhouse.
Please note that the garage is not available but there is parking available for two cars on the driveway and ample on-street parking.