Escape to 'La Belle Vie' in peaceful Bonnells Bay. Perfect as a couples retreat or for a family getaway. Fire up the Weber gas BBQ, pour yourselves a cold drink, relax on our comfortable outdoor lounges and put your feet up as you enjoy the stunning sunsets over Lake Macquarie with the gorgeous Watagans National Park Hinterlands in the distance. Once you've enjoyed the lake views and sunset, why not climb into our huge 10 person, luxurious hydrotherapy hot or cold tub that lies privately beneath the beautiful stars and fairy lights. Just 1.5 hours north of Sydney or even closer if you are escaping Newcastle. 'La Belle Vie' is only 45 minutes from the Hunter Valley.
'La Belle Vie' offers luxury space for entertainment, living and ultimate relaxation - enjoy everything you could ever want
Upstairs pad has luxurious king size bed with it's own en-suite, chef's kitchen with gas cooking, open plan living area that looks out onto the large, covered entertainment balcony. Suitable for a couple and baby if required - BYO portable cot.
Downstairs can cater for another 3 couples, singles or children with a further 3 large bedrooms including 2 with luxurious queen size beds and one with quality double size fold out sofa bed which can also be used as a separate lounge area, if that room is booked. This zone also has it's own bathroom facilities including large bath, separate toilet & laundry.
Linen, towels and bedding are provided for all bookings as well as basics like soap, body wash & helpful kitchen items coffee & plunger, tea & pot, spices, wraps, oil, balsamic & detergents.
We offer several beautiful romance packages including rose petals, massage oil, natural aromatherapy soy candles, cheese, wine, luxury cotton robes and breakfast hampers for your first morning that will be ready for you upon your arrival. Feel free to message us for details if these interest you. These are perfect for surprising your loved one with a very special weekend away.
We also have a hotline to a lovely civil marriage celebrant, if you were considering a discreet ceremony/renewal of vows & escape all in one
'La Belle Vie' is located only 5km from the M1 and has plenty of off-street parking for cars and boats. Woolworths & Coles supermarkets, specialty stores, cafes and some super yummy restaurants are 5 and 10 minutes away by car. We have some menus at the house to assist.. La Belle Vie is located a pretty 15 min drive to Watagans National Park which offers stunning wilderness; perfect for hiking, family picnics they have BBQ's, visiting lookouts and biking.
Please feel free to use and enjoy our new double kayak. Lake Macquarie has such gorgeous waterways for you to explore. Life jackets are provided for your safety & there's a wheelie trolley making it super easy to put into the water at the end of the street about 50m.
Your hosts live off site though are only a phone call away, should you have any queries.