BIG HOUSE:( Pet Friendly.) Old world 2 storey Charmer backing on to the beach with your own beach path through the tropical garden. Polished timber floors, with a Bali feel.
Character-filled eco-chic family friendly home nestled behind the dunes in one of the BEST positions in Sawtell. This big comfy beach house offers a stainless steel kitchen with a gas cooktop, a 10 seater dining table, relaxing open-space living area downstairs with a double unique Bali bed, a reading den. And a piano.
We are not 50 shades of grey marble, we are comfy and quirky. The Big House has 3 decks/balconies, and 2 bathrooms plus an outside hot shower for after-swims.

Upstairs: 2 romantic Q bedrooms with joint ensuite with shower and spa bath; rumpus room with lounge, TV, a king single bed, a single day-bed, another outside daybed on the top balcony, 2 decks and lots of room to spread out. Double Bali bed downstairs.

YOUR OWN BEACH PATH at the bottom of the garden to gorgeous Sawtell beach with rock pools, headland and surf. A hot/cold outside shower when you get back.
Cafes, pubs and boutiques , and a gallery all a short stroll in fabulous Sawtie main st.. Tennis, golf, lawn bowls, famous Rock pool, surf club, and a much loved Movie Theatre about to reopen, all a short stroll away.
Luxurious Bali styled garden has our Buddha Bar hut, and yr path to Sawtell beach.
Sleeps 6 - 8 (extra guests above 6 = $20 p/n)
We are proud to say we have hosted well-known artists, actors, a famous conductor, a judge ( with her pet cat) a poet laureate, a family with a pet Joey, and many many happy families with their grandparents and grandbabies.

If our calender says we're booked, still please enquire as it may not have been updated.

LITTLE HOUSE: Pet Friendly
Next door in the same beaut spot right on the beach, but private from the Big House, offering an intimate tropical hideaway experience. 1 Q bedroom downstairs, plus Bali day bed in living area. Mezzanine floor( loft) has 1 Q,+ 1 S (ladder access, great for the kids or the young at heart.,but not for old or infirm). One bathroom, with internal laundry. Gas cooktop, great air conditioning. Outdoor BBQ and seating areas, cool Gazebo. Sleeps up to 6.
Luxurious Bali styled garden backs onto beach dunes, and your own private path to Sawtell beach. An outdoor entertainment area for dining, bird and wildlife watching, or laZing in the tropical garden. Dogs must respect wildlife.

Fab one and two-story Beach houses.Shellies on the Beach Big house and Little house

You can book both beach houses and enjoy a big family gathering (total sleeps 12 -14, )with a luxurious Bali garden and Buddha Bar Bali hut. Your path to the beach leads from the garden. The gardens can be opened to accommodate large outdoor seating for family get-togethers.


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent property Great location - right on the beach. House was fantastic - everything had been thought of. Host was very welcoming and went out of her way for us. Would definitely stay there again. We had both houses and it was great for a big group.
Date published: 2016-05-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful beach house We have stayed here numerous times, its is very homely and exactly what you want a getaway to be. Every time we stay here if we have visitors they are blown away by the location, how many rooms it has and all the little surprises you have when walking around the home to the front entrance walking on a pond, the beautiful art, to the notes that Shellie leaves around the house. The beds are super comfy and it is in such a beautiful location, it really makes you appreciate life and what it has to offer.
Date published: 2015-10-01
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect Location We both loved just about everything at Shellies. Listening to the ocean and watching the sunrise from the bedroom was awesome. The quirky nature of the place was very appealing and Sawtell is a lovely spot. The only downside was the lack of a perimeter fence which prevented us enjoying the Buddha Bar and back yard with our beach-crazed dogs.
Date published: 2015-09-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful and clam This place was amazing exceeded every expectation just beautiful was awesome for the boys and girls to get away shops are close and so is the pub!! Lol thanks to lee and crew will deff be back
Date published: 2015-08-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic setting Great rustic place and gardens. Excellent location - must be fabulous in the warmer months! Shellie was very accommodating.
Date published: 2015-07-12
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Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Air conditioning, Washing machine, Parking, Dishwasher

Pets allowed, Eco-Friendly
Pool and Spa Facilities
Hot tub
Outdoor grill
Entertainment and Family
DVD player, Games room, Stereo, Parking, Cot
Kitchen and Dining
Kitchen, Child's high chair, Microwave, Dishwasher
Linen and Cleaning
Linens provided, Clothes dryer, Iron and board, Washing machine, Towels provided
Heating and Cooling
Air conditioning, Heating


No cleaning fee. No booking fee. minimal bond. All linen and house towels supplied. Bring own beach towels. Walk out back door onto dunes.

Last minute deal!

Stay before 02 Sep 2016 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)
This property has a standard rate of: $245
Unless specified in the rate table or exceptions listed below, the standard rate will apply.
* $290 $580 $2000 1 $20 $20
* $390 $780 $2700 1 $20 $20
* $290 $580 $2000 1 $20 $20
* $590 $1180 $4000 2 $20 $20
* $390 $780 $2700 1 $20 $20
* $290 $580 $2000 1 $20 $20
* $390 $780 $2700 1 $20 $20
* $290 $580 $2000 1 $20 $20
* $390 $780 $2700 1 $20 $20
* $290 $580 $2000 1 $20 $20
Additional Costs
Mandatory costs Optional costs*
Security deposit $100 p/s Cleaning fee +7 days $50 p/s
Pet fee 2 dogs max $30 p/s

Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner. Bookings paid through the Stayz online payment system incur a 2% credit card surcharge.

Prices listed based on 6 adults. Property has 5 beds and can sleep a maximum 7 people.