‘Marina on the Port Side’ is an exquisite holiday destination that boasts wide water frontage permitting amazing water views from multiple rooms. Set on manicured lawns, this beautiful home provides sleeping capacity for up to 16 people It has 5 large bedrooms, allowing 12 people to sleep in comfort with 4 more additional sleeping spaces that can be arranged if required.
Unfortunately, due to the relaxed suburban location of this property, we are unable to accommodate any party-based events such as Bucks Nights, Hens Nights, Schoolies groups and any other large reveller based groups. 'Marina on the Port Side' is more suited to combined family and friendship groups seeking a relaxed getaway.
From some simple R and R to an extensive range of water based activities, 'Marina on the Port Side' can offer you and your family many leisure time options.
Sit back in the spacious lounge enjoying the serenity of the water views or simply chill out in front of the large plasma screen television. Unwind and watch your favourite game, Foxtel program or Blu-ray movie or play your favourite PS3 game on the console provided. Alternately, escape from reality in the cinema style Media room with a projector, surround sound and DVD player with extensive DVD library or take advantage of the games room with its pool table and additional television. The modern family is also accommodated as free wifi is included with your booking so feel free to utilise your own wifi compatible devices in any area of the home.
If you'd prefer some time for you, venture out to the main balcony with a glass of wine and immerse yourself in the serenity of the water views by relaxing on the day bed or if you prefer, curl up inside in the reading nook and leave the real world behind.
Utilise the outdoor kitchen and servery as you prepare a BBQ, ensuring you don't miss the game on the outdoor television. Enjoy your meal as you take advantage of the fantastic entertainment deck overlooking the spa, infinity pool and Hastings river. Or if you'd prefer to have your meal inside you can still enjoy the scenic outlook of Hastings picturesque waterways from almost every angle of the dining table.
For those who love to cook, you will love the designer stainless steel kitchen with large fridge, microwave and built in coffee machine. It is well stocked with crockery, cutlery, glassware and extensive kitchen supplies. All you need to bring is your preferred food and drink items, everything else has been taken care of for you.
For the water enthusiasts, you can enjoy unlimited time in your very own infinity pool or you can utilise the extensive waterways right at your doorstep. You can dock your tinny on the slipway or wander down to the private jetty to your yacht or speedboat. You have it all
The master bedroom has it's own private deck which again overlooks the scenic waterways. It also boasts a walk in robe and open luxurious en-suite. The second bedroom also has its own en-suite, deck and serene views allowing a much needed getaway with ample privacy for one or more families.
This grand home provides 4 bathroom facilities in total – 2 luxury en-suites upstairs, one full bathroom between bedrooms 4 and 5 on the ground level and another shower and toilet in the laundry.
Your comfort and security is at optimal consideration all year round with a secure gated driveway double remote controlled garage and zoned ducted air-conditioning for heating and cooling throughout the entire home.
The utility/laundry room also provides a washing machine and dryer for your convenience.
Bedroom One with king bed, en-suite & walk in robe.
Bedroom Two with king bed, en-suite & walk in robe.
Bedroom Three with king single bunk beds - please note this room does not have a door
Games room with 2 sofa beds.
Bedroom Four with king bed.
Bedroom Five with 2 king single beds & trundle bed.
There are also portable cots and high chairs available.
Settlers Cove, Settlement Point is located at Port Macquarie just over 4 hours from Sydney, and a little more from Queensland. A good halfway point if meeting friends. There is also an airport at Port Macquarie for those who want to fly in.
Settlement Point Reserve offers a splendid outlook over the Hastings River and provides access for a variety of aquatic activities.
Just a few minutes from restaurants, cafes and Settlement City Shopping Centre
When you are finished relaxing there are plenty of activities in the area for the whole family.
Port Macquarie is a true water lover's paradise
Hire a boat, kayak, canoe, or paddle-board from settlement point boat-shed and go exploring.
Take a cruise up the beautiful Hastings River and be mesmerized by the sight of whales off the coast and dolphins playing excitedly just under the surface.
Swim or surf at any of the nearby magnificent beaches
Fish from your own jetty. The Hastings River has many fishing options for land-based anglers and those who have boats.
The river is very popular with anglers targeting, jew, bream, flathead, whiting, tailor, blackfish, pike, garfish and mullet.
Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for wildlife during your visit - Port Macquarie is home to large numbers of koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, platypus, reptiles and more than 340 species of birds
Looking for adventure:
Go hang gliding - sky diving, paragliding .
Visit the International Flight Centre and be a ' top-gun' pilot.
Go 4 wheel driving.
Helicopter Joy flights .
Explore some of the national parks in the area.
Sample local food and wines.
Visit the vineyards and follow the wine trail.
Jazz in the vineyards .Contact Bago vineyards for their 'Jazz in the vineyards' details. Loose yourself in the Bago Gardens maze.
Have lunch at Cassegrain Vineyard and take a cellar tour.
Visit the Black Duck Brewery and sample the boutique beers.
Enjoy a meal at one of the many cafes.
For the children:
Take the children to the Koala Park Sanctuary and pat a Koala.
Timbertown Heritage Theme Park, and ride on a steam train.
Ten pin bowling.
Hydro golf and putt putt.