Description

Looking for something special? You may have just found it! Driftwood is a charming lakeside cottage nestling amongst the gum trees & privy to a view that will take your breath away. Lake Conjola, on the NSW south coast is a pristine expanse of sparkling clear water and arguably one of Australia's best kept holiday secrets. As seen in Australian Traveller magazine's August-September (page 26) 2011 edition.

2 Bedroom cottage with large verandah back and front

Features:
Open fireplace (wood supplied)
Lovely Large Entertaining Decks with BBQ
Lake Conjola (0 km) and Green Island (famous surfing destination) close by (1 km)

CD/DAB/FM & iPod player, 2 Flat screen TV/DVD, dishwasher, lots of books & magazines, chess, cards, scrabble, backgammon etc, CD's, boogie boards, Cafe series coffee maker, bath robes, fully equipped house, even pashminas are included.

Some comments from our guests

Stuart
We left this morning after a fantastic stay -- your place is so nicely fitted out, it was a pleasure to wake up each morning... we would have had little trouble never leaving the house if the weather had dictated it. A little palace by the water!

Monique & Hamish
"What a perfect place to relax, enjoy a glass of wine on the deck and marvel at the visiting echidna on the lawn. Thank you Virginia, for providing a holiday house with such a beautiful feel; from the huge, light-filled bedroom to the kitchen filled with everything you could possibly need to cook up a storm, it really is a little slice of Conjola heaven. We are counting the months until we can come back again.....and the dogs are glaring at us for dragging them away and bringing them back home."

"The moment we entered we were struck by the beautiful decor, and the fantastic view looking directly over the lake. The ambiance of both the house and local area creates an environment of relaxation -- we explored the local town and spent time at the beach, only a few minutes away. We hope to return, thank you."

Troy (UK)
I first came across Driftwood in a divine moment of serendipity when the nearby hotel I'd stayed in previously turned out to be full. After a hectic few months in London I was looking for a bolt hole far away from the pressures of life, close enough to nature to enjoy its serenity but not so close that it crawls all over you. Driftwood is a two-bedroom holiday cottage on the shores of Lake Conjola, on the south coast of New South Wales. It's a fair old drive from Sydney, but there wasn't a shred of doubt in my mind we'd taken the right decision to spend a few days chilling here. We spent hours on end mesmerised by the stillness of the place, with the only sounds coming from fish jumping out of the lake and wild parroquets. Provided you've bought your own food, the place has everything you could possibly need - including a few thoughtfully provided last minute kitchen ingredients that you've likely forgotten. The hosts are even considerate enough to leave a bottle of wine chilling in the fridge awaiting your arrival. The surrounding area boasts some beautiful parkland and some stunning beaches (mind the rip tide and sharks) just a 10 minute drive away. The nearest big town, Ulladulla, lives up to the second part of its name, but heck if we'd wanted city lights we would've opted for Sydney or Melbourne. This is a real find and somewhere we'll be happy to return to.


Local Recreation/ Facilities

Swimming/fishing/sailing/water ski-ing/windsurfing
Boat & canoe hire at Local Store
Local Tennis Courts
Licensed Bowling Club
Local 9 Hole Golf Course
Mollymook Golf Course/Club
Bushwalks
3 Wineries nearby
Dolphin watching (Dolphin Wild Cruises Jervis Bay)
20 mins drive to the Budawangs
Surrounded by Conjola National Park
Massage - spoil yourself with a mobile massage, aromatherapy, or holistic therapy with "Pamper Me"

For a map of the location

Driftwood is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 22.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from What a lovely stay! After such a busy year planning our wedding we had such a relaxing time here after the big day. It was the perfect location to sit back and relax by the fire, do some fishing, have a wine on the deck while taking in the beautiful views and enjoy each other's company.
Date published: 2014-10-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Relaxation Driftwood is a very special cottage in a magnificent spot. Our time at Driftwood has been one of the most relaxing and memorable experiences we have had in our 27 years of wedding anniversary holidays. Thank you David and Virginia for sharing your wonderful family home. It is a delight to feel the old character and charm of the house maintained in it's stylish and comfortable interior. We will return, again and again and again. Polly and Steve Ball
Date published: 2014-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything was readily available at the house. Fantastic cookware to make cooking easy and a beautiful house with everything we could possibly need.
Date published: 2013-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Driftwood is among the top few great holiday houses we've stayed in. David and Virginia - you have decorated the cottage with all anyone could ever need for a relaxing break in a gorgeous setting, directly overlooking the lake. The cottage's artistic flair coupled with all the thoughtful options on offer such as the DVD, CD and book collections, pashminas, throws, bath robes, cooking utensils, coffee machine, bird and marsupial life made it a joy for us. The setting invites relaxation and reflection - so thanks for providing the opportunity to catch up on reading and thinking, sometimes by the open fire and to browse the Milton shops. We will certainly be back.
Date published: 2012-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We had a wonderful mini break.....it just wasn't long enough! I could've stayed forever. A truly magical spot.
Date published: 2012-08-07

Features

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Washing Machine, Dishwasher

Barbeque
Beautiful towelling robes (winter), cotton robes (summer).
Cafe series coffee machine
Cooking Facilities
DVD player
Dishwasher
Dishwasher
Fully equipped picnic basket
Gourmet gas BBQ
Heaters
High chair
Ironing Facilities
Linen available at an additional cost
Lovely feather doonas
Microwave
Non-Smoking
Open Fireplace
Stereo
Washing Machine
Yamaha ipod player

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