Whether it's overnight, a weekend, mid week or a weekly get away, leave the world behind and relax and enjoy yourself in the tranquility of Pacific Palms, an area famous for its string of pristine beaches, beautiful lakes and cabbage palms, only 3.5 hrs from Sydney and 2 hrs from Newcastle.
Bluey's Cottage apartment has it all, and the choice is yours whether you would like to be pampered B&B style or "look after yourself" in the self-contained, spacious and well appointed "beach feel" two bedroom ground floor apartment. The main bedroom opens up to a small courtyard. A large second bedroom sleeps four comfortably and looks onto a colourful garden area. Both bedrooms have large built-ins.
The private outdoor decking provides a barbeque and outdoor setting perfect for al fresco dining, as well as an outdoor shower and large hammock for an afternoon snooze.
Linen and towels are supplied and the unit can accommodate up to six. Just bring your swimsuit and beach towel.
Bluey's Cottage is proud to be disabled approved, as well as child friendly.
We're just 60 metres from a small shopping strip that caters for most needs and a 150 metre stroll from beautiful Bluey's Beach. No need to drive - just arrive and relax!
Pacific Palms - "Paradise" to the locals, has something for everyone and is embraced by National Parks. Besides Bluey's, Boomerang, Shelley and Elizabeth Beaches being within walking distance from Bluey's Cottage, there are some beautiful nature walks. Just check the details with our local tourist information office.
A five or ten minute drive will take you to Wallis or Smith's Lake, perfect for boating, fishing, windsurfing or hiring a canoe. A 20 minute drive south, takes you to the very popular and beautiful Seal Rocks, the second most eastern point on Australia's east coast and the great Myall Lakes.
A 20 minute drive north will take you to Forster/Tuncurry for a dolphin cruise, great shopping or a movie on a rainy day.
In the food stakes, Twenty by Twelve is a must for coffee, breakfast, lunch or dinner (especially their happy hour), as is The Kingfisher Cafe, which offers breakfast, lunch and dinner in a lovely tranquil setting. Then there's a short stroll to Jenz for a little retail therapy whilst sipping your favourite tea or coffee. For the best gourmet pizzas, there is Huey's at Bluey's Pizzeria, fully licensed and again only a stroll from our front door, as is Bluey's Cellars for a bottle of your favourite beverage and deli specialities. And don't forget to try Kembali where they cook amazing breakfasts, lunch and dinners. Oh and let's not forget our local seasfood shop with the lovely Kelly and Matt for fresh oysters, prawns and a perfect piece of freshly caught fish to cook on our barbie. Can it get better than that!!!!!
For couples looking to tie the knot at The Green Cathredal, Ripples or on one of our beautiful beaches, there are many venues to celebrate your special day. At Bluey's Cottage we're happy to assist you with contacts to make your day a memorable one.
For those wishing to use public transport, from Sydney, a train takes you to Broadmeadow, where buses depart regularly and stop outside the tourist information centre only 60metres from our front door. Novocastrians only need to take the bus from Broadmeadow.
Holiday Rate: The Christmas Holiday rate is $250.00 per night or $1500.00 if you make a seven day booking.