Description

Lyrebird Dell is a gorgeous two-bedroomed cottage, surrounded by Murramarang National Park. With luxurious linen supplied for all beds, an open log fire, king-size bed and beautiful furnishings, it's the perfect home away from home.

Snooze in the hammock, enjoy our wide selection of books, DVDS, CDs and videos, cook up a storm in the well-equipped kitchen, take time over dinner on the screened verandah, gaze at the flames from the open log fire at night and fall into the luxurious king size bed when you're done.

We pride ourselves on all the extras that make your stay comfortable. Our rates include coffee, tea, firewood for the log fire, linen on all beds, big fluffy towels, shampoo, soap, free high speed broadband internet, local phone calls and cleaning.

Look out the big north-east facing windows and chances are you'll spot kangaroos grazing in the garden or peeking curiously over the verandah. Wildlife abounds with possums, eastern grey kangaroos, swamp wallabies and common birdlife such as parrots, finches, honeyeaters and sea birds.

South Durras is an exclusive village of only 100 houses, surrounded by Murramurrang National Park, yet only 15 minutes away from Batemans Bay (four hours drive south of Sydney).


" Beautiful, amazingly equipped cottage. We'll definitely be back next year!"
- Bruce and Fiona (Melbourne)

" Perfect place in such a beautiful spot. Thanks for the most lovely weekend."
- Pete and Julia (Canberra)

"We had the best holiday! The kids had a great time with the bikes and videos and all the games - while we were just able to relax! A truly beautiful home."
- Cathy, John, Jacinta and Joshua.

"We had the most relaxing few days. Thanks heaps for the stay in your beautiful home."
- Janet and Morgaine

ACTIVITIES AND THINGS TO DO

Venture down to the beach (only five minutes walk away) and enjoy kilometres of quiet sandy beaches, rockpools, headlands and daily views of dolphins swimming in the bay.

Explore the chain of private beaches tucked away in the National Park just south of Durras, either by car or by bike (you're welcome to borrow the two mountain bikes that come with Lyrebird Dell).

Make your way over to Durras Lake (2 km away) and discover one of the most pristine inland waterways in NSW. You can hire canoes at very reasonable rates from Lakesea Park or, if you prefer, you're welcome to borrow our sit-on top kayaks or surf ski.

There are lots of great surf beaches around. The beach at South Durras is fairly quiet at the southern end (ideal for kids), but good surfing at the northern end.

If you love walking, Durras is a paradise. We supply you with maps, bushwalking books, a thermos and a water bottle -- all you have do is the walking!

For excursions, Bateman's Bay is only 15 minutes drive away, with lots of shopping, seafood, movies and holiday activities.

ACCESS AND FACILITIES

Lyrebird Dell has good access (six gradual steps down to the front verandah, then one step onto the verandah itself). The house is all one level, with a garage underneath.

In winter (when the South Coast can be chilly!), you can stay warm in front of the open log fire. Additional electric heaters, lined curtains, electric blankets and goose down doonas all ensure a comfortable stay.

We want you to enjoy your holiday, so we supply all linen, towels, doonas and pillows, as well as complimentary fine tea and coffee.

If you're able to stay midweek (any days other than Fri/Sat), then generous discounts apply.

Free internet!

Write a Review
Lyrebird Dell is rated 4.76 out of 5 by 25.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The cottage is very comfortable and thoughtfully equipped. Durras is beautiful and a haven away from development. And, of course, the kangaroos!
Date published: 2014-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely charming, peaceful, private, wonderful birdlife & all very accommodating & comfortable.- Some pleasing homey touches that help it feel less anonymous.
Date published: 2013-11-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything was provided and was a lovely, welcoming place to stay
Date published: 2013-05-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from This is a nice property on the edge of the National Park and within walking distance of some lovely beaches. The house is very comfortable and clean and very well equipped with everything you could need for a few days stay including a well stocked library, music and dvd collection. We enjoyed "The Aviator" and had a great laugh at "The Party". There is good walking around, plenty of birdlife and many kangaroos near the beach and bushland.
Date published: 2013-03-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great house and very generously provided with all you could wish for in beach stuff. It is a nice walk to the beach and a lovely quiet place. Great BIG bed, wonderful selection of books, DVDs and CDs. Loved their taste in literature, film and music. Only comment at all negative was that the loungeroom is a little dark and I think I would change the verandah netting arrangement. But not to detract at all from our enjoyment. Great memories. Annie
Date published: 2013-02-16

Features

Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Washing Machine, Dishwasher

Barbeque
Childrens toys
Clothes dryer
Coffee & Tea
Cooking Facilities
Cot
DVD player
Dishwasher
Dishwasher
Free Fixed Line Internet
Games and activities
Hammock
Heaters
High chair
In-house Movies/Videos
Linen Supplied
Microwave
Mountain bikes
Open Fireplace
Pets allowed
Portable Cot and highchair
Stereo
Surf ski
Towels Supplied
Two sit-on kayaks
Washing Machine

Prices

Last minute deal!

Stay before 28 Oct 2014 for 10% off.

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)
* $148 $335 $860 2 $10 $0
* $230 $460 $1595 7 $10 $0
* $200 $505 $1455 2 $10 $0
* $230 $460 $1595 7 $10 $0
* $200 $505 $1455 2 $10 $0
* $148 $335 $860 2 $10 $0
* $230 $460 $1595 7 $10 $0
* $148 $335 $860 2 $10 $0
* $230 $460 $1595 7 $10 $0
* $148 $335 $860 2 $10 $0
* $200 $505 $1455 2 $10 $0
* $120 $300 $824 3 $10 $0
* $125 $285 $685 2 $10 $0
* $120 $300 $824 3 $10 $0
* $125 $285 $685 2 $10 $0
* $130 $355 $930 2 $10 $0
* $125 $285 $685 2 $10 $0
* $120 $300 $824 3 $10 $0
* $125 $285 $685 2 $10 $0
* $130 $355 $930 2 $10 $0
* $120 $300 $824 3 $10 $0
* $130 $355 $930 2 $10 $0
* $120 $300 $824 3 $10 $0
* $130 $355 $930 2 $10 $0
* $148 $335 $860 2 $10 $0

Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner.

Prices listed based on 2 adults. Property has 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 people.

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