Superbly located 3 bedroom and 1.5 bathroom elevated beach pole-house, 50 metres to the short beach path and the sands of Macmasters and Copacabana beaches, 3 min stroll to the beautiful peaceful Cochrane Lagoon, back-to-nature tree top setting, slow combustion fireplace for our winter guests with wood provided and pet friendly. Special weekly rates apply in off-peak season.
WINTER WEEKEND BEACH ESCAPE SPECIAL STAY 3 PAY FOR 2 $650. Valid June-Sept.
5PM CHECK-OUT APPLIES FOR ALL WEEKEND & PUBLIC HOLIDAY BOOKINGS.
Cast-away is a very comfortable 3 bedroom and 1.5 bathroom elevated beach pole-house with an enormous tree-top deck area. The house is perfect in summer with the beach access opposite and in winter, snuggling by the cosy wood fire. The beautiful Cochrane Lagoon is positioned between the two beaches and is an easy 3 min stroll away. It is great for kayaking, canoeing and fishing or for just chilling on its banks with the ducks. The property is a very popular choice for families and couples wanting a quiet, convenient and relaxed beach get-away. Group adult singles bookings max 4 adults are also welcome. ALL group members must be aged over 25 yrs. Cast-away welcomes pet stays. The designated dog friendly beach zone is located opposite and a small house maintenance fee of $35/dog is charged for our pet stay guests. See pet stay info. below.
Accommodation: 3 spacious and bright bedrooms all with wardrobes/ample hanging and drawer space, extra blankets and pillows. BYO linen or beds can be made up for you with quality fresh white linens and bath towels provided $25pp
Bedroom 1: 1 queen bedroom with bathroom access
Bedroom 2: 1 queen bedroom
Bedroom 3: 2 king single beds.
There is a sparkling main bathroom as well as an additional powder room. Bathroom facilities include shower, 2 separate toilet rooms and 2 vanity areas. The bathroom is conveniently two-way, making it accessible from both the main bedroom and the powder room ensuring privacy for all guests.
The recently renovated kitchen enjoys an outlook over the trees and duck ponds, is very well-equipped and includes oven and stove-top, microwave, large fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
The large open-plan living and dining space features a slow combustion fireplace with wood provided, TV and DVD/Blu-ray, very comfortable sofa lounges, table setting for 6 people and opens out to the large tree-top deck. Plenty of DVDs, books, magazines and games are provided.
The large fully secured deck has semi-roof covering over the outdoor dining area, ensuring all year round weather protection. It's perfect for bar-b-ques with a gas hooded BBQ and wok burner, table seating for 8-10 people and sun lounges to relax with a good book. Enjoy a 'birds-eye' view of the local wildlife on nearby tree branches, friendly kookaburras and ducks visiting from the nearby ponds.
The Cast-away 'walkway' provides an easy and convenient access to the beach pathway opposite. While the kettle's boiling for the morning cuppa, you can check out the surf and beach via the path opposite. It also features is a second covered sunny deck sitting area.
There is also a beach shower for a rinse off after a day at the beach, a separate laundry, convenient undercover parking for 2-3 cars. The kids will enjoy the large private driveway-play area which is perfect for their bikes/scooters and outdoor ball games.
Throw in your towels, sheets or linen hire can be arranged and grab some food supplies along the way and you're set for a casual and relaxing beach escape. You can fall straight into the surf from the beach path opposite, swim at patrolled Macmasters or Copacabana Beaches and their beautiful children's pools and natural rock-pools, have a quiet paddle on Cockrane Lagoon 3 mins stroll away, surf the perfect wave breaks, choose a spot anywhere along the beach for beach fishing - or just do them all
Convenient dining is also a beach stroll away - Enjoy breakfast or dinner / take-aways at beach-side cafes at Macs and Copa beaches, and a casual Thai dinner or just drinks at the Macmasters Beach surf club cafe on Friday and Sunday evenings.
Boogie boards and soft surf boards are available for hire up the beach at the Copa shops.
Once at Cast-away you don't need to drive anywhere Macmasters Beach is a patrolled beach with rock-pools, a safe shallow children's beach pool and playground. At Copacabana Beach also patrolled and only a 5 minute beach stroll away pass the unique Cockrone Lagoon there is a children's park, friendly grocery shops, a range of beach-side cafes, bottle shop, chemist, hair and beauty salon and newsagent.Take a walk along the beach at dusk and sunset for great casual dining.
INFORMATION FOR OUR PET STAY ENQUIRERS...Ideally located with the designated dog-friendly beach zone located from the beach path opposite, and north to Copacabana Beach. Pup is permitted inside the house but please bring own pet bedding, clean up after pet and ensure your pup does not get on house bedding and lounges. There are some dog toys and balls in the laundry they will enjoy on the beach.Please advise at time of booking request if bringing a dog as a small house maintenance fee $35/dog applies for pet stay bookings $75 week in peak holiday.
Information regarding Macmasters Beach and surrounding areas......
Macmasters Beach is a comfortable and scenic 90 min drive north of Sydney CBD and is a pet-friendly beach. The Kincumber shopping centre is on the way and has a large Coles, great green grocer and butcher. Closer to Macmasters Beach is a seafood outlet on the road to Macmasters.
If you want to explore further, Bouddhi National Park is nearby you can drive there or walk there via the trail that starts behind the surf club. Maps are provided at the property. It is great for walks and swims at Maitland Bay Beach unpatrolled. Further along the Killcare peninsula is Killcare beach and Hardy's Bay - a 15 minute drive away with interesting fashion and homeware/gift shopping, renowned Manfredi's Bells restaurant and local cafes, boating and boat hire facilities. Avoca and Terrigal beaches are both 10 and 15 mins drive away and also offer swimming/surfing, shopping and dining. Erina Fair is only a 15 drive away for great shopping.