Calling all fishermen! If you're hankering to throw a line in, this is the place to rest your head between catches.
Also great for surfers, families and couples.
This cottage from yesteryear, has a fresh new look, and a warm welcoming atmosphere.
The living area boasts a pot belly stove, just the ticket for those cool winter evenings, plus there is an additional sunroom, which is a fantastic spot to sit in the mornings and soak up the rays. The sunroom also doubles as a third bedroom with a fold out sofa, antique wardrobe and block out blinds if you're looking forward to a sleep-in.
The spacious kitchen / dining has plenty of cupboards and bench space, plus a charming old hutch and dining table, which adds to the old world atmosphere.
All of the bedrooms and lounge areas are carpeted for added warmth.
The bathroom has combination shower / bath, vanity and loo, there is also a separate laundry with washing machine and dryer.
The house is complete with an outdoor shower (great for when you come back from a morning surf) lock up garage, and a huge yard with plenty of room for boats / additional cars.
Contact the holiday team today to book your special time in this Fisherman's Cottage.
Situated in a very central position in Iluka, a short walk or drive to the river, and the various boatramps available in Iluka. The nearest is the Spenser St boatramp less than 750 m away. Others you can choose from are in Marandowie Drive, Queen St near the Sedgers Reef Hotel, and the Old Ferry at the end of Marandowie Drive.
Of course Iluka is known for being situated on the river, and there are no properties on the beach as it is bordered by National Park and the famous World Heritage Nature Reserve. However you do have several to choose from that are just a short drive away. Moriarty's (which includes a walk along the break wall), Main Beach, Bluff Beach, Frazer's Reef, Woody Head, Back Beach, Shark Bay, Ten Mile Beach. Then you have Iluka Bay, a child friendly beach on the river between the end of Young St and the break walls. The Iluka Bay area also has a park with play equipment and is along the River Walking track. Speaking of walking tracks, if exploring nature appeals to you, Iluka is famous for it's Rainforest Walk. Approx 2.5kms, it starts at the end of Crown & Long Sts, and takes you through the lush rainforest to the Iluka Bluff, and it's stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Take a picnic with you and relax while watching for whales and dolphins.
Dining out, or your evening's entertainment in Iluka is a breeze with your choice of the Golf Club, Bowling Club and the Sedger's Reef Hotel. All of these facilities provide a courtesy bus, so if you don't feel like driving, or you want to enjoy a few wines with your meal you can still get home safely. Sumth'n Tastee on Charles is also a great spot for lunch or dinner, Jenny and Michael's pizza's are fantastic, and the home style meals, plus burgers and fish and chips are always a treat.
Iluka's largest grocery store the IGA is located a few blocks away, approx 675 metres, this facility includes a bottle shop, deli, baked goods, butcher meats and of course all the grocery items you need for your stay. The petrol station is next door. A little further up Young street are individual stores including butcher, bakery, chemist and another liquor store. Situated 1.1kms away in Charles St is the CBD area of Iluka, which includes Post office, newsagency, a bakery, gift stores and boutiques, hardware store and cafes.
Exploring the wonders of the Clarence Valley is a must whilst you are visiting. Maclean is a short 30 minute drive away from Iluka, and has wonderful ethnic Scottish elements for visitors to explore, including tartan painted power poles, recipes for traditional scottish feast displayed in the main street, the Scottish Shop, plus plenty of bagpipes. Yamba is accessible by car, 45-50 mins, or take the ferry from the end of Charles St at the Iluka Marina and cruise across to Yamba, and explore Yamba's main street which includes grocery stores, boutiques, gift stores, cafes, restaurants, plus the Bowling Club, Golf Club, Cinema and of course the beaches.
Yamba has the largest shopping centre in the Lower Clarence, Yamba Shopping Fair is located on the way into Yamba on Yamba Road, approximately 40kms away, or 35 mins drive. This facility includes a Coles, Target Country, Reject Shop, Priceline, and other specialty stores. Outside this complex in Treelands Drive, are cafes and takeaway restaurants, as well as other specialty stores servicing the area.
Major towns of Ballina and Grafton are approx. an hour's drive, both with airports, and larger shopping facilities.
Fishermans Cottage is located at 43 Micalo Street, Iluka. It is Fully Self-contained and accommodates a maximum of 7 guests. No linen provided. No pets allowed. Beds 1Q, 3S, 1D (foldout). Garage + off street parking.
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