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Boathouse at Winda Woppa, Hawks Nest - water views

The Boathouse
5.0 of 5 bubbles
14 reviews
The Boathouse
Upstairs Master bedroom with balcony with water view and ensuite
Queen bed room upstairs with water view and bathroom across the hallway
sideways view of kitchen table - sorry :)
Fire in lounge
Part of the kitchen
the beach round the corner aaah bliss.
Great little cafe on the river at Tea Gardens. We ride our bikes here.
This is a great walk along the beach from our place to the Yacabaa headland
Jimmy's beach. The beach round the corner!
Walkway to ocean beach
You're bound to see dolphins at Hawks Nest. They're in the river, bay and in the surf.
Sun rising over the ocean.
Jimmys beach again.
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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Hawks Nest, New South Wales
Nestled on the north shore of Port Stephens, Hawks Nest is an unspoilt coastal village just 2 hours north of Sydney where dolphins play and koalas sleep.
If you're looking for a commercial holiday, Hawks Nest is not for you... but if nature and unspoilt beaches and bays, cafes on the water, biking, fishing, boating, golf and tennis sound more like your thing then this could be your dream vacation.
The Boathouse is a tastefully, well appointed, well equipped and planned beach house and is a home from home. The deck has wonderful river views.
The small but important matters that make your holiday house a home have all been considered. Lots of big pans, sharp knives, heaps of bowls and dishes, everything you need to cook up a storm if you so desire. Use the Weber or the gas barby or both!
There is a fenced backyard which is great for ch...
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About the Owner, carolyn m
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

From the initial email with Carolyn we couldn't have been made to feel more welcome. All enquiries were replied to promptly and she was so helpful with recommendations for local activities etc. The house itself is fantastic, soooooo spacious and airy. The views of the Myall river and bridge from the front balcony are and fantastic. Watching the world go...

Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We're so pleased you all enjoyed your stay. You'd be surprised that the beach is really never busy! It's a peaceful area prob 49 wks out of 52 which is why it's so special. Please come again anytime . Carolyn


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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

The Boathouse was exactly as we had seen it online, the photos and information supplied were accurate. Responses from Carolyn the owner to my questions via email were answered quickly, (even though she was away on holidays) and the information was accurate, helpful and included tips & advice on how to enjoy the area & the house. Carolyn was friendly...

Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an expansive review Maggie it is much appreciated.you hit the nail on the head as yes we do want our guests to love the house and area as much as we do and do everything in our power to make that happen. Come in the winter next time and...


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Hanna G
Wellington, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

The boathouse is a lovely, spaceous and clean place with everything you need for a holiday. The interior is very nice and you start feeling relaxed the moment you walk to the door. Key collection and drop of and communication were excellent and the location is great. I can hands down recommend it.

Management response:

Thank you for your kind words Hanna. We are so pleased you had a great relaxing holiday. We look forward to welcoming you back anytime. Carolyn


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
The Boathouse is in a tranquil area so guests are requested to be respectful of neighbours. The house is definitely not a party house and large groups of people /visiters i.e. non...
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A weekend rate is $750 but in the winter a whole week is only $ 1200
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About the neighborhood
Winda Woppa is a leafy peninsula in Hawks Nest a sleepy little town just north of Newcastle. Winda Woppa is a water wonderland with the river on one side, the bay beach on the other, and a surf beach 5 minutes walk away. It is a hidden secret where nature abounds.
Nearby Tea Gardens, a bike ride away - has waterfront cafes galore and a Coles asupermarket for provisions to complement the great IGA in Hawks Nest. Biking, golf, surfing, swimming, fishing, boating, walking and beach bumming are all great Hawks Nest pursuits!
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle : 31.1 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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