The SpaceThe Lakehouse offers a relaxing space to get away from it all for couples, friends and family.
On the cusp of the Hunter Valley it balances the immediate beauty of the Central Coast and its wild life, with the nearby sophistication of some of the best wineries in Australia.
One hour and thirty minutes from Sydney located on the natural sandy shores of Lake Tuggerah, this immaculately presented, spacious split-level executive residence has been designed to capture the stunning uninterrupted views to The Entrance.
It is perfect for accommodating a couple of families in comfort with a relaxed atmosphere with plenty to keep the kids (and adults) entertained.
Reverse cycle airconditioners/heaters are located in each room to ensure your comfort during your stay.
•An Entertainment Level with Salt Water Pool, Spa (currently unheated), 2 outdoor sets, sun beds, Gourmet 6 burner Gasmate BBQ and teenage breakout room.
•5 Bedrooms (3 bedrooms with King beds, 1 single/double bunk beds, 1 with a Double Bed) perfect for a multi-family holiday.
•A well stocked kitchen featuring:
-Great Appliances (including a dishwasher, cooktop, oven, microwave, kettle, espresso coffee machine and toaster).
-Cookware (including baking dishes, frypans, pots and saucers).
-Crockery for up to 16 settings (though the table only sits 10)
-Serving ware (platters, salad bowls and all the serving ware you are likely to need)
•Balcony's overlooking the pool deck and lake beyond.
•Board Games (Trivial Pursuit, Connect Four, Pictionary, Risk, Chess, Checkers, Chinese Checkers, Cards Against Humanity, Zombiecide, UNO, Poker Chips and of course decks of cards).
•Washing Machine and Dryer.
•A formal dining room with comfortable seating for 10.
•A formal and informal lounge room (featuring Foxtel Cable Television) overlooking the lake.
•Foxtel Cable Television.
•WIFI (Note in periods of heavy traffic/congestion at the local exchange internet access can be interrupted).
•Immediate lakeside access for swimming, fishing or a leisurely walk.
•Two CTR Wave Ski Kayaks which are great to take out onto the lake and safely explore the beautiful environment and wildlife.
•Readily accessible shopping centres for all grocery needs (Lake Haven Shopping Centre is the largest and most immediate shops to the property).
With the entire property accessible you'll have a holiday you'll never forget as you relax on the shores of one of Sydney's Premier holiday destinations. Guest AccessOur entry is via a key box at the main entry door. We will provide a code in the week prior to your stay. Your privacy is assured. Interaction with GuestsOn booking the house you will receive our 'Welcome Guidelines and Local Attractions pack'.
A week prior to your stay you will receive our 'House Manual' and 'Key Lock Video' which will explain how the house is accessed but also how to use the house facilities (Included in the manual is a guide to the local area, attractions and the history of this very special piece of Australia.
As part of your booking you'll be provided with my email address and contact number to answer any questions that you may have during your stay. The NeighborhoodWith the Central Coast literally on your doorstep you can:
•Take a trip up the M1 to enjoy the Hunter Valley and its wineries.
•Explore Treetops Adventure Park Central Coast.
•Enjoy Sky Diving with Sky Dive the Beach and Beyond!
•Visit Endota Spa Kooindah Waters for an indulgent day of pampering and respite (15 minutes away by car)
•Walk along the lakeside to picturesque Craigie Park where the kids can explore the bush or walk up to Vena Avenue to Gorokan Mini Park with its slide, monkey bar and climbing net.
•Make your way to The Entrance for the daily Pelican Feeding at 3:30pm.
•Go swimming at the patrolled Soldiers Beach just 15 minutes away by car (or even the lakeside if you desire). Budgewoi Beach is also only 15minutes away by car.
•Play Golf at Wyong Golf Club (10 minutes from the house by car) or alternatively at the Magenta Shores Golf & Country Club (20 minutes from the house by car).
•Pick up some beautiful fresh seafood to eat by the pool from the Gorokan Seafood Cooperative just down the road (4 minutes away by car).
•Take a guided tour at Norah head Lighthouse climbing the 96 stairs to enjoy the 360 degree views from the Tower's balcony (15 minutes away by car) .
•Go to Wyrrabalong National Park (one of the last patches of coastal rain forest on the Central Coast) to watch the red gums become iridescent in the setting sun (13 minutes away by car). The Wyrrabalong Walking Trail is a must!
•Explore the natural beauty of Munmorah State Conservation Area (20 minutes away by Car).
•Introduce yourself to a Dingo, Koala, Tasmanian Devil, Kangaroo, Wombat, or Galapagos Tortoise at the Australian Reptile Park (30 minutes away by car).
•Explore Mount Penang Gardens (30 minutes away by car)
•Go Horse riding or quad biking in the Glenworth or Yarramalong Valleys (35 minutes away by car)
•Enjoy Firescreek Fruit Wines Cellar Door (30 minutes away by car)
•Savour a tipple or two at Distillery Botanica as they capture as purely as possible the delicate and evocative fragrance and flavour of fresh, natural botanicals in their spirits and liqueurs (40 minutes away by car).
•Enjoy a sneaky drink or two along with its ample entertainment at Wallarah Bay Recreation Club (4 minutes down the road by car)
•Grab a rod and some tackle and try your luck at any of the lakeside fishing holes.
•Go for a Swim and a Surf at nearby Beaches (all around 20 minutes from the house by car)
-Jenny Dixon Beach Getting AroundThe residence has a two car garage and capacity for two cars on the driveway (Alternatively Public Transport is also nearby).
•Car: Follow Pacific Motorway to Sparks Rd/B70 in Jilliby. Take the exit after McDonalds towards Toukley from Pacific Motorway.
•Train: Wyong Station is 11 minutes away from the house by car. Running from Central Station via Strathfield the express leaves platform 9 and takes approximately 1 hour and 37 minutes.
•Bus 81: The Tuggerah/Wyong to Lake Haven via Wadalba/Kanwal (operated by Busways Central Coast) bus stops about 2 minutes (approximately 105 metres) away from the house.
•Taxi: Central Coast Taxi's is the local taxi service and can be booked on 131 008. Other Things to NoteThere are some fantastic great attractions detailed in our guestbook map below (which you can see below- remember to zoom out) but some of the best include:
•Treetops Adventure Park Central Coast.
•Endota Spa Kooindah Water (why not spoil yourself at this nearby day spa).
•Golf at either Magenta Shores Golf course or Wyong Golf Club.
•The Entrance Pelican Feed (3:30pm every day).
•Norah Head Rock Pool (a great place for the kids to explore and enjoy the natural wonder of the sea).
•Norah Head Lighthouse.
•Wyrrabalong National Park & Walking trail.
•Munmorah State Conservation Area.
•Glenworth Vally Outdoor Adventures.
•Australian Reptile Park.
•Sky Diving with Sky Dive the Beach and Beyond!
•Nearby Surf Beaches (all around 20 minutes from the house by car)
-Jenny Dixon Beach