Private modern and comfortable beach house with beautiful ocean & lake views. On the coveted east side of Smiths Lake, SeaHaven caters for families, friends or romantic getaways and is perfect for holiday breaks.

Sea Haven is under new ownership and while it was already a fabulous & very comfortable holiday retreat, it's been thoroughly checked so that everything is in working order and stocked with all you would expect. The spacious kitchen has been upgraded with a gorgeous 5 burner gas cooktop and we've opened up the kitchen with a big open island or if outdoors is more for you, there is a new BBQ on the deck.

Floor to ceiling windows & large deck taking in the awesome ocean & sandbar views, up to 4 large bedrooms, 4 bathrooms (2 ensuites). The spacious well equipped kitchen will delight the gourmet chef especially with the new gas cooktop! Aldi coffee pod machine takes Gloria Jean coffee pods. Or get a latte at the local takeaway or Frothy Coffee each only a short walk away...

The house has undercover double parking & entry to the house. Upon entry through the foyer to the large open plan area you are greeted with spectacular eastern views from full length windows across the lake to the sandbar and ocean. This flows out to the large outside deck with BBQ and dining table & extensive water and bush views. Enjoy the slow combustion fire to curl up in front of on those colder winter months.

The open plan living area features digital TV with HiFi, CD, AM/FM radio and DVD/VHS player and iPod docking station. Comfortable leather wraparound lounge. Separate reading and sitting area and Tasmanian oak dining table/chairs for eight people. Lots of room for everyone to have some space.

Two large bedrooms upstairs with queen beds, walk through robe & own ensuite at each end of house perfect for two couples or a romantic getaway for two. Both bedrooms have majestic views east across lake to sandbar and ocean. Open the windows & listen to the waves.

Downstairs the 3rd bedroom with two single beds and bunk bed sleeps four. Another single bed is available adjoining this room.

Also downstairs is the studio (4th spacious bedroom) with queen bed, tv, bathroom & kitchenette, available at extra cost if required. When opened up its fully integrated but still a nice private retreat with floor to ceiling glass, direct garden access & those jawdropping views!

Spoil yourselves in the luxurious modern spa bath upstairs - or skip the spa & it's perfect to bathe the kids.

Modern laundry conveniently located on main level of house - washer, dryer & ironing with clothes line outside for easy access after you've been at the beach. Heaps of space and storage.

3 x queen beds (including studio)
5 single beds
1 double futon (in upstairs lounge room)

Kitchen has all you need - loads of bench space, dishwasher, fridge, microwave, oven, grill & gas cooktop. Kitchen gear supplied - crockery, cutlery, glasses, cooking utensils, saucepans & frying pans or use the new BBQ out on the deck. Includes washing up gear, soaps, cleaning cloths, garbage bags. Plus a huge pantry.

We also provide cling wrap, foil, salt & pepper, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, tea bags, coffee & sugar. We provide some paper towels, oven mitts & tea towels. For each bathroom we provide bath mat & hand towels and hair dryers in the ensuites.

Short walk to the lake. Short walk to the local shops which has a butcher, bakery, takeaway, small convenience store, hairdresser & bottle shop. Short walk to Frothy Coffee.

Wi-Fi also available on request at small extra charge. Sorry to charge extra but we don't get 'unlimited' plans out here & have to pay for use.

We have a high chair and small childrens table with two chairs available at no extra charge. Room for a travel cot in each bedroom. We provide plastic plates, bowls & cups. Close off upstairs & stair access by simply shutting the door.

Older children can run rampant downstairs while the adults relax upstairs. SeaHaven has a large block with room to explore & play hide & seek. A selection of DVDs, board & card games provided. Room to store surfboards & kayaks. Park your boat out front.

In addition to the combustion fire we provide radiator heaters in the bedrooms and have ceiling fans to cool down in summer.

Since buying it early in 2015 the new owners have been making some updates to ensure that it stays comfortable & that everything is in good working condition. We have re-organised the furniture and sorted and upgraded kitchen items and bought new bedding & lamps & a new BBQ & that fantastic new gas cooktop and upgraded the kitchen island & backsplash. The kids have kindly assisted in choosing & roadtesting some new board games!

We hope you love Sea Haven as much as we do!

Family holidays with grandparents or teenagers retreat

The self-contained studio is within the house on the lower level with queen bed, tv, bathroom and kitchenette. It is accessible internally & can be included at extra cost on request. New door installed so that it remains private even when the house is opened up.

The studio is a great private Grandparents or teenagers retreat or allows for another couple to enjoy the extensive views of the lake & ocean. Our Grandma has claimed it as her domain for family holidays!

Parents could also choose to sleep downstairs to be close to young kids as this room is near the single beds on the lower level.

Direct level access to the garden. Small kitchenette with sink, toaster, fridge & microwave.

Local Information

You will find Sea Haven just under 3 hours from Sydney nestled between Seal Rocks and Forster.

Only a short distance to Blueys and Boomerang surf beaches, the glorious Celito beach is just across the sandbar, Elizabeth beach is perfect for families and patrolled during holidays and then for those naturalists amongst us there is the secluded Shelly's Beach. Boat hire available at Frothy Coffee.

No need to nominate a driver as there is a bus service run by each of the local clubs with drop off/pick up to the house for a nominal payment. There is also a once a day bus service to Forster & beaches nearby.

We provide extensive information on local amenities & activities.

Swimming, boating, paddling, fishing, dolphins & whales, golf, horse riding, sailing, fresh locally grown food, movies - you name it - Smiths Lake has it all!


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good location and presentation Good location and presentation. Ticked all our boxes
Date published: 2016-03-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stunning view in a relaxed setting It was impossible not to relax during our stay at Sea Haven. It's a peaceful home nestled amongst plenty of greenery, and with a great outlook to the lake and ocean. The many sleeping spaces and large living area meant our big family could spread out with plenty of room for everyone. Handy to local shops which had all the daily essentials, and to local beaches and Foster-Tuncurry. Bonus to have a large BBQ on the balcony where we enjoyed some great outdoor dining, including Xmas lunch. Great amenities. Owners have thought of everything. A fun time was had by all. Highly recommend it!
Date published: 2015-12-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Serenity and relaxation!! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house was everything we expected and set in such a picturesque location. We would definately recommend it as the perfect place to escape, relax and unwind.
Date published: 2015-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simply devine The most perfect location and lovely accommodation, comfortable, clean, had all the things I needed (and more), wonderful costumer service, a great spot to base yourself for a trip to the Myall Lakes region. I was a little cold, although I did go in the depths of winter!
Date published: 2015-08-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A+++ We booked a last minute weekend away at Seahaven and had a wonderful time. Kate was seamless with the welcome and the property is perfect with amazing views across the lakes and a short drive to the beach. Definitely coming back!
Date published: 2015-07-09
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Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Washing machine, Parking, Dishwasher

Pool and Spa Facilities
Hot tub
Outdoor grill
Entertainment and Family
DVD player, Parking, Cot
Kitchen and Dining
Kitchen, Child's high chair, Microwave, Dishwasher
Linen and Cleaning
Clothes dryer, Iron and board, Washing machine
Heating and Cooling
Fireplace, Heating
2 TVs, iPod docking station, Coffee machine, Undercover parking, Kids bed/bunk room, Ceiling fans in bedrooms and living area, Linen Hire available, Board Games, Wi-Fi at a fee


Tariffs up to 6 people Extra adults $100 Extra children $50 Children under 3yrs stay free MID WEEK BOOKINGS 3 night min

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: $271
Unless specified in the rate table or exceptions listed below, the standard rate will apply.
* $175 $550 $1050 2 $0 $0
* $360 $720 $1080 3 $0 $0
* $175 $550 $1050 2 $0 $0
* $190 $590 $1250 2 $0 $0
* $175 $550 $1050 2 $0 $0
* $210 $620 $1290 2 $0 $0
* $360 $720 $1080 3 $0 $0
* $210 $620 $1290 2 $0 $0
* $175 $550 $1050 2 $0 $0
* $200 $600 $1600 2 $0 $0
* $395 $910 $2885 2 $0 $0
* $310 $820 $2370 1 $0 $0
Additional Costs
Mandatory costs Optional costs*
Security deposit $500 p/s Apartment Midweek $150 p/s
Extra adults over 6 $100 p/s Apartment Weekend $200 p/s
Extra child over 6 $50 p/s Apartment Weekly $300 p/s
Linen Hire Queen $35 p/s
Linen Hire Single $30 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 6 adults. Property has 8 beds and can sleep a maximum 10 people.