The SpaceFrom the master bedroom, you can wake up to the stunning water view and sunrise of Salamander Bay. After breakfast, you can take a short stroll to the water or soak up the sun on the verandah. Kids can explore the cubby house in the backyard or play on the sandy beach a stone throw away from the house. Guest AccessThere is Telstra wireless broadband internet available to guests subject to network outage. Guests can access upstairs kitchen, dining/living areas, front & rear verandahs, downstairs living area, kitchenette, 5 bedrooms (2 queen size beds, 1 trundle bed, 3 single size bunk beds), 2 bathrooms/toilets, laundry, lock up garage for 2 cars, backyard, outdoor shower and the cubbyhouse. Wheelchair can access lower level of the house with bedrooms/shower/toilet/kitchenette/lounge/dining table/TV. Appliances include one 55 inch smart TV, two 42 inch HD TV, one TV/DVD player combo, 1 monitor, 2 DVD players, 1 PVR, 2 full size fridges, 1 bar fridge, 1 coffee machine, 1 dishwasher, 2 Weber BBQs, 1 hair dryer, 1 iron/ironboard in the laundry. Interaction with GuestsPick up of keys will be arranged after confirmation of booking. We are delighted to share our local knowledge of Port Stephens with guests via email. The NeighborhoodSalamander Bay offers tranquil water for paddle boarding, swimming, kayaking & fishing. You can walk to the Salamander Village Shopping Centre which is 500 metres away. Alternately, you can take a a few minutes drive to the Salamander Bay shopping complex with MacDonald, KFC, Domino Pizza, Kmarts, Targets and supermarkets (Coles, Woolworths and Aldi). Port Stephens Visitor Information Centre is located at 60 Victoria Parade, Nelson Bay which is 9 minutes drive from the house. It's a good starting point for your adventure & exploration such as dolphin & whale watch, scuba diving & snorkeling, golf & bowling, 4WD tour & sandboarding, helicopter scenic flight, Koala patting, Go Karts ride, boating & fishing, wine & dine, etc. The house is only 6 minutes drive to the popular Soldiers Point Marina for boat launching. There is a daily ferry from Nelson Bay to Tea Gardens and Hawks Nest. After all, it's only 2 hours drive from Sydney Upper North Shore, mostly on a dual carriage motorway. Getting AroundThe nearest bus stop is 2 minutes walk from the house. Port Stephens Coaches operates buses that can take you as far as Newcastle Airport and Newcastle train station. Other Things to NoteThe house is for holiday rental. The house is cleaned and all beds are made without linen for guests before arrival. Guests are expected to bring the following items unless prior arrangement is made well beforehand.
1) Linen and towels
3) Food and beverages
Linens can be provided upon request with additional cost.