Goumois is a unique beachfront holiday house designed by renowned architect Geoffrey Pie who has designed a home that is relaxed and stylish with plenty of communal areas to gather.
The timber house with is its lattice screens, external blinds and neutral palette blends into the native vegetation of the dune reserve at the back of the house. This is a beach house in the truest since with big sliding doors, covered decks and a shady patio beside the pool to escape the summer heat. There is direct access to the beach which is only meters away through the reserve via a private boardwalk.
The house is spread over two blocks and linked by a courtyard one part of the home is all bedrooms and the other section of the home comprises living spaces, outdoor entertaining areas and a self contained studio by the pool on the ground level.
In all there are 7 bedrooms, three of which are ensuite master bedrooms, there are 5 bathrooms in total plus a separate shower room, outside shower & powder room. Two of the master bedrooms have there own kitchen facility & sitting rooms.
BEDROOMS & BATHROOMS
Bedroom section of the house consists of 3 levels;
Top level - 1st bedroom has a king bed and is self-contained with a kitchenette, sitting area, fireplace, ensuite and huge private deck with ocean views.
Middle level same level as the living and courtyard has 3 bedrooms, separate main bathroom, laundry and access to the carport, garage & courtyard.
2nd Master bedroom with king bed and ensuite
3rd bedroom with 2 singles default or king bed on request
4th bedroom with 2 single beds
Bottom level same level as the pool and garden on this level there is a bathroom, separate shower room, outdoor shower and access to garden and pool.
5th bedroom with queen bed
6th bedroom with 2 single beds
7th bedroom is in the other living section of the house on the lower level by the pool; this is another self-contained area with a queen bed, ensuite, sitting area with TV and full kitchen.
This is the default bedding configuration and if you require the singles to be made into a king then we need that confirmed in writing at the time of booking.
All bedrooms have either timber lattice or external blinds there are no curtains.
The fully equipped integrated galley style kitchen features island bench breakfast bar with a gas stove top and sink with plenty of bench space for food preparation. Double fridge freezer, microwave, coffee plunger and small sink in the bench will please all the gourmet cooks.
ENTERTAINMENT AND LIVING AREAS
The bedrooms and living spaces are connected by a lovely secure courtyard with outdoor setting, water feature & built in outdoor fire place. Big sliding glass doors disappear into the walls to create a beautiful open plan kitchen living /dining space which flow onto the outdoor entertaining areas. The covered deck on the beachside of the living space overlooks the native dune reserve and pool below and is a great place to catch the sea breeze.
On the pool level there is a covered area and seating so you can watch the kids in the pool or run around on the big grassy lawn. This is also where the 7th bedroom is with its own living space that can be partition by the sliding door and used as a second TV area for the kids.
- Private heated swimming pool with retractable cover
- Outdoor fireplace and water feature in the courtyard
- Fireplace in lounge area
- 2 smart TVs
- Separate laundry with washing machine & dryer
- Double carport
- Single lock up garage
- Beach tent & umbrella
- Pet friendly on request - standard fee will apply secure courtyard only
The pool will be heated from mid September to mid May and is set at 28?.
NB: The temperature of the pool can be impacted by outside weather conditions. Therefore the set temperature of 28? cannot be guaranteed.
-Rates include all the house hold linen and standard departure clean
-Prices are for up to 14 guests only
-Rates are a guide only and subject to change
-Rates may vary over long weekends and public holidays
-Rates after Jan 2019 will vary from 2018 pricing - please ask for a quote
-We do not provide cots, high chairs or baby gates - these can be hired through a local Hiring Company. We can supply details after booking has been confirmed.