With regard to pricing. We consider every inquiry independent of prices shown.
(Some photos do not show updated inclusions such as digital tvs, a leather lounge setting and a outdoor sun lounge. A covered entry has also just been added).

1. A very clean and tidy, nicely fitted-out holiday house. Fully self-contained.
2. The most amazing outlook to live for with that special waterfront WOW factor.
3. A very quiet and peaceful location with a private and elevated outlook.
4. Wherever possible we offer a 10am or better arrival and late departure times. Nobody really wants to wait till 2pm to check in or to check out by 10am.
5. There are 2 separate bedrooms.
6. Ideal for couples for a weekend escape, lady friends catching up or for seniors looking for an affordable stay.
7. We supply doonas, pillows and blankets. We do not supply linen.
8. Our aim is to provide you with a most affordable and agreeable holiday experience.
9. A holiday rental for many that ticks most of their boxes.
10. We respond to all enquiries promptly.
11. We receive many guest compliments on email, however guest review comments on Stayz enable us to offer the best pricing and drive them even lower.
12. Relaxing, taking in nature's amazing outlook and free fresh air shouldn't cost an arm and a leg.
13. Sorry, we limit numbers to a maximum of 4.

Clearview Cottage is located in the village of Sunshine on the shores of Lake Macquarie (near Morisset, NSW), just 70 minutes easy drive on the M1 expressway (formerly the F3) north from Hornsby.
The way Clearview is represented here in pictures and words is 'exactly' as it is. Clearview is a testament that the very first holiday houses on the Lake acquired the best waterfront locations.
Clearview is positioned forward of other houses giving you a unrestricted 180-degree Northerly outlook and is just 5 metres to the water's edge.
Your holiday house is private, quiet, with a sturdy shared jetty with all-round rubber buffer, deep water, sandy shore and is complimented with a pleasant north-easterly breeze in summer and enjoys the warm sun on the main front covered north-facing deck all day in winter.
The cottage is elevated and takes advantage of the outstanding open water outlook with the living, dining and kitchen areas all overlooking the lake through tinted windows.
Clearview is simply furnished yet very comfortable with TWO bedrooms, both with a queen bed. Two single beds are located separately and ideally located for that anytime nap. There is a modern fully-fitted kitchen with all the homely inclusions, sensor lighting, a wired smoke alarm, ceiling fans in all bedrooms, a bath-shower combo with toilet and another separate toilet.
There are two generous size decks covering approx 30+ square metres, with regulation-height safety fence with a gate at stairs.
There are two digital TVs. Both are TV-DVD with separate remotes. One in living area and the other in main bedroom. There is an assortment of complimentary DVDs, a large library of books, some CDs and and a separate kiddies' play corner. A very comprehensive step-by-step list of operating instructions has been prepared to assist the less technical to confidently operate these appliances. A leather lounge suite with two recliners completes the picture.


The lake is your backyard and is perfect for any water activity with unrestricted open water and nearest landfall up to 1 kilometre away. Complimentary binoculars are provided.
A convenient and very modern new shopping centre is just a 5-minute drive away with Coles, take-aways, post office, a motel bottleshop with bistro, cafes, restaurants and a variety of other shops and services.
A wide and non-congested boat ramp is just 250 metres away and is part of a very large level grassed park, an opportunity for the bigger kids to kick a ball. The park has toilets, plenty of shade and an under cover electric barbeque. A newly constructed play area has just been completed.
Clearview is just 45 minutes from the renowned Hunter Valley Wine District. Relaxing on a deck with a glass or two after a day out, watching the yachts glide by or after dinner checking out the Milky Way is indeed memorable. A feature are the late Friday afternoon and weekend sailing regattas.


Consider what awaits you. . . a fully self-contained house. . . close to Sydney, Coastal and Regional centres. . . sensible arrival-departure times. . . right on the water with an amazing north-facing outlook. . . two generous size decks. . . very clean and comfortable and owners who reward your repeat business.
Book Clearview Cottage for a pleasant and relaxing experience for your next weekend, short stay or extended stay; ideally as a cost effective base when visiting the Hunter Valley wineries.
We mail out an easily read highlighted map and essential cottage information per booking to assist you and happily reply to any and all questions to help you plan your holiday.
Adequate complimentary tea, coffee and sugar is supplied for you on arrival. In addition we include cling wrap, alfoil, paper towel and tissues.
A refundable security bond and a moderate cleaning fee applies.
Sorry, we do not permit pets. No smoking permitted inside cottage.
If you are just browsing and considering a far off break, may we recommend you follow through with an enquiry. We respond promptly.
Our aim is to provide "exceptionally clean, affordable and agreeable holiday accommodation". We offer generous arrival-departure times to make your short break seem longer.
You may feel confident that you'll find Clearview to be exactly as it is described here in text and photographs.
All considered, Clearview Cottage is probably the most affordably priced and picture-perfect holiday house on Lake Macquarie with owners who strive to be different from other rentals.

Clearview Cottage is truly one of Lake Macquarie's best kept secrets.


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Clearview Cottage We stayed at the Cottage for a week in November. The Cottage is well placed to all amenities. Spotlessly clean and everything you need for a great holiday. The views are to die for and would highly recommend. The beds are super comfortable and we would definitely stay again.
Date published: 2015-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great property. Property presented clean and suited the needs of the guests. Beautiful outlook onto the lake and proved to be a comfortable and quaint little cottage.
Date published: 2015-11-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent property. We will definitely be back! We are three mums who make time to treat ourselves to getting away to catch up and have a restful time. We found Clearview Cottage perfect and exactly as it described. The outlook is just magic. It is comfortable, affordable and very clean. We’ve agreed to come back already and highly recommend it to other mums. We loved it. Thank you so much Roslyn and Bob.
Date published: 2015-10-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fantastic location This is a well appointed home in a magnificent tranquil setting. The views of the lake are nothing short of spectacular! Am already considering my next holiday there.
Date published: 2015-09-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Delightful cottage Beautiful views Comfortable,functional.good location to enjoy the Lake and Central Coast.
Date published: 2015-09-01
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CLEARVIEW: Enjoy all day sunny outlook all year!!! is rated 4.8667 out of 5 by 15.
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Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Wheelchair Access, Washing Machine, Parking

DVD player, Stereo
Barbeque, Cooking Facilities, Microwave
Ironing Facilities
Washing Machine
Wheelchair Access, Non-Smoking, Parking
North facing outlook, Pocket friendly pricing, Boat friendly jetty buffers, Sensible arrive-depart times, Unrestricted lake outlook, Top Aussie weekender, Two sun-drenched decks, Limited to 4 persons stay, W-A-T-E-R you waiting for?, Comprehensive DVD instructions



WE CONSIDER EVERY INQUIRY INDEPENDENT OF PRICES SHOWN!!! (To assist us, you may wish to add age grouping, genders, purpose of stay into Stayz "comments" on your application)

Property Overview

Property Rates & Min Night Stay
From To Sun to Thurs ($ p/n average) Fri & Sat night 7 night stay Min night stay Extra adult ($ p/n) Extra child ($ p/n)
This property has a standard rate of: $160
Unless specified in the rate table or exceptions listed below, the standard rate will apply.
* $170 $340 $770 2 $0 $0
* $190 $190 $990 2 $0 $0
* $200 $400 $1090 5 $0 $0
* $190 $190 $990 2 $0 $0
Additional Costs
Mandatory costs
Bond deposit $200 p/s
Cleaning Fee $40 p/s

Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner. Bookings paid through the Stayz online payment system incur a 2% credit card surcharge.

Prices listed based on 4 adults. Property has 4 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 people.