1. Australia
  2. NSW
  3. North Coast
  4. Smiths Lake
  5. #9107877

Cellitos on Smiths, lake/ocean views, private pool, gamesroom small pets, canoe.

House, Smiths Lake

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 60 reviews

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10 guests
5 bedrooms
10 beds
2 bathrooms


Cellitos on Smiths welcomes our International, Interstate and Regional visitors.

The Australian Coastal Village experience....

The Pacific Palms area consists of several small typical Australian coastal villages including Smiths Lake, Blueys Beach and Boomerang Beach. Historically this area was founded on forestry and fishing industries and still today enjoys stunning, pristine beaches and waterways surrounded by beautiful National Parks and forests to explore. Visit "The Grandis" and see the tallest tree in the southern hemisphere only 15 minutes from the house.

One couple enquiries welcome at reduced rate Popular for couples travelling with small pets.

Cellitos on Smith's accommodation is perfect for single couples or families with small children and family/friend reunions. We are only 3 hrs north of Sydney and 1.5 hrs from the Hunter Valley and Central Coast. Kids can swim at our beaches from August til the end of May. Winters are short in Pacific Palms.

Sleeps 4 couples in separate rooms with 2x single top bunk beds. Two toddler stretcher beds and cots available. Additionally we have a dedicated private Office which can be used as a Nursery room adjacent to the main bedroom.

Getting a great deal with a Homeaway Premier Partner......

At Cellitos on Smiths we provide our guests with a more personalised holiday experience and 24/7 support throughout your stay. Cellitos on Smiths was selected as a Finalist in the top 30 Nationally and top 5 in NSW for the Stayz 2015 Holiday Awards as Best Family Holiday venue. We are very proud of this achievement and have maintained these standards ever since.

Entertain or just relax....

Enjoy our fabulous games room and outdoor television overlooking our salt water pool all while whale watching from most rooms in the house from May to Nov. Relax on the sunny front veranda enjoying spectacular views over Smiths Lake, the Sandbar, the Pacific Ocean with views towards Seal Rocks Lighthouse. Free, shared use of family size lake canoe. Cellitos on Smith's has full sun all year round.

Dine out or eat in.....

Short stroll to Smiths Lake shops from our home to: Cafe, Butcher, Smiths Cellars, General Store and Bakery. All villages have a great selection of cafes and restaurants as well as fabulous gift shops for you to enjoy. A short scenic 15min drive takes you to the beautiful coastal towns of Forster and Tuncurry for great dining and even more shopping experiences.

See dolphins, whales and oyster farms....

See dolphins daily at every beach and whales passing our verandah from May to October. Beautiful shady nature walks in every direction from the house all with views over the lake and ocean. Your small pets will love running along the foreshore of Smiths Lake and paddling in the lake. Walk to the lakeside Yoga classes just down the road. Several beautiful beaches, lakes, parks and coffee shops and restaurants are all within 5 minutes drive from the house.

Bring your work if you must....

A comfortable two/three seat office with plenty of work space with NBN/ WiFi there for your convenience. This room also doubles as a nursery just off the master bedroom for infants in cots.

Pets are family too....

A max. of two small dogs welcome if clean and flea free on arrival for hygiene reasons. Pets must be well behaved and stay with owners at all times. No puppies or large dogs permitted due to previous experience with severe lawn damage please.

Feel the festive spirit at Christmas time....

For the whole month of December each year we have on display our lovely Christmas tree and lots of singing xmas muppets around the house to amuse the whole family. Peak holiday times are usually booked out 8months in advance so book early.

Shop online before you come....

As an additional convenience for time poor parents we can email you the local fruit and vege, butcher forms or you can place your Woolies orders 2weeks in advance to be delivered to the house on your arrival day. Woolworths do not deliver over the busy Xmas school holidays unfortunately due to high population influx. I will often take delivery and place shopping in our home for your travel convenience. Staying at Cellitos on Smith's your holiday starts from the moment you book online.

Extra special care of the little ones....

There are 2xcots, high chairs, change mats and toys etc. and even 4x hire smaller colourful stretcher beds for toddlers learning to sleep in "big beds". Plenty of books, toys, movies and games for children of all ages so no need to bring any of these items. Bath seat for newborns and bath toys available.

Home cooking & catering experiences....

Kitchen facilities are first class with rice steamer, wok, Nespresso machine, Chef double oven and much more. All your plastic needs for catering for kids are supplied. The kitchen is stocked like your home or better.

Private Chefs available if guests are wishing to cater for special celebrations such as intimate or themed dinner parties, small private cocktail party, family reunions, high teas, valentines or anniversaries etc.. please ask Debe for details to discuss menus or specialty cakes directly with Chefs and caterers.

White sandy beaches and crystal clear water....

Cellitos, Boomerang, Blueys, Elizabeth and Shelly Beaches are all within 5 minutes drive from the house. Walk to the lake which is directly below our home to access our canoe. Elizabeth Beach and Boomerang Beach are patrolled with flags and lifesavers in peak holiday periods only. On most days Elizabeth Beach is a very safe beach to take the family to as it is more protected from deeper ocean currents than the other beaches. Please follow our Pacific Palms Tourist social media sites for local events and beach information over summer.

Visit beautiful Seal Rocks.....

Go for another short, scenic 12min drive to Seal Rocks and explore the beautiful No. 1 Beach, Boat Beach and Lighthouse Beach. Walk up to the lighthouse and enjoy the views and read about the history of the shipwrecks. Safe north facing beaches for small children to swim at.

Boating, fishing and swimming.....

We provide our guests with written directions to visitor hot spots, fishing and boating maps and general information about all water activities in the area. You won't be left floundering We can even provide safe parking for your boat and fish cleaning areas. Frothey Coffee has aluminium runabouts and catamarans for half and full day hire to access the lake and sandbar via the water. Paddle around the corner in our canoe and stop off at Frothey Coffee one of our local cafes on the water for brunch or lunch. The kids can fish feed off the deck from here. Frothey Coffee also has a great little beach on the lake for very small children just learning water confidence. Its also right next to our small park and play area. We provide 4x life jackets for adults.

Spoil yourself.....

We can arrange for local Massage Therapists, Beauticians, Nail Technicians, Hairdressers, Babysitters and Yoga and Relaxation Classes etc. to be held at Cellitos on Smiths. Please discuss with Debe to arrange. Walk down the road to your Yoga class.

Herb garden and local Markets....

Our small garden will provide you with plenty of mandarins and oranges when in season and some herbs for the bbq. Local markets on the last Sunday of each month.


Elderly parents are welcome. We have 8 steps and then a landing then another 8 steps to reach the living room. Once in its basically level living with only one or two steps dividing zones. Hand rails are mounted near all steps and a sensor light is above the stairwell which automatically comes on every night when someone nears the stairwell. Air conditioned for hot summer nights. Security gauzes near all bunk beds and all windows over 1 metre off the ground. Safety first for kids at Cellitos on Smiths.

CELLITOS ON SMITHS DOES NOT CATER FOR SCHOOLIES GROUPS OR LARGE PARTY GROUPS. We are in a residential area and have great neighbours with small kids. Our Council is very strict on noise control.

Sleeping arrangements......

Cellitos on Smiths sleeps 10, however, this can increase to 12 if smaller children sleep on the two stretcher bedswe provide that suit 3, 4 and up to 7 yr olds. 2x cots and high chairs also available.

MASTER Bedroom 1x queen size bed boasting full panoramic views over the lake, sandbar, ocean and Seal Rocks. Walk in robe and twin shower polished porcelain ensuite. TV wall unit.

OFFICE off Master Bedroom this is a dedicated office ,however, it is also ideal as a nursery for use with our cot no extra charge or craft and art room for kids.

BED 2 sleeps 3 This room includes bunk bed with double bed on bottom and single on top. TV DVD and some games. In this room they can watch their movies and just fall asleep and stay where they lay.

BED 3 sleeps 3. Bunk beds with double lower bunk and single on top. Plenty of small childrens toys, blocks, games and books.

BED 4 has 1x Queen size bed overlooking very sunny entertainment area and pool. TV and plenty of wardrobe space.

Weekends and shorter bookings can byo sheets, pillowslips and towels or pay for commercial linen bundles supply only at $30 per queen set and $20 per single set.

Please bring your beach towels or they can be hired.

Early and late checkouts.....

I will let guests know if they can arrive early and often permit late 3pm checkouts if no other guests arriving that day - no charge if house left clean and tidy. I can only confirm this the day before checkout as dependent on other bookings.

Please email with guest numbers as can sleep up to 10 and 12 if small children staying.

Free linen bundles only for all weekly bookings and one couple bookings plus complimentary wine and chocolates. Must book well ahead for popular school holidays.

Our guests are never disappointed


Air conditioning Balcony Books Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Fireplace Fitness room/Equipment Games Games room Garage Hair dryer Heating Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Parking Pets allowed Private pool Refrigerator Satellite/Cable Stereo Stove Telephone Television Tennis Toaster Towels provided Toys Video library Washing machine


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