1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Bays and Peninsulas
  4. Point Leo
  5. #150805

A Joy

House, Point Leo

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

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Min 2 - 7 nights stay

8 guests
3 bedrooms
7 beds
1 bathroom


Discover the Magic of Merricks Beach. Stay & Enjoy the Relaxed Beachside Lifestyle.

It's only natural that you'll love this unique coastal location with the beautiful swimming beach, yacht club and coastal trails within a short walk, plus the fabulous northerly aspect and tranquil garden setting amongst the gum trees.

In winter, go for a beach walk then curl up in front of either the two open fire places. Cook up a banquet and gather around the feasting table, while the kids have a ping-pong tournament.

This spacious 3 bedroom home is ideal for families and couples. Two living areas allow kids can have their own space. It has an ideal casual dining / family room to the rear that enjoys the garden views and has a rustic decor that's finished in mud brick walls, recycled timber feature beams and red brick floors. Large window panels and French doors bring in an abundance of natural light and garden views.

Come through the breezeway to a separate wing with an open plan kitchen / meals and lounge with polished floors or out through big French doors to the paved terrace that provide a perfect protected spot for meals and entertaining on the lawns. Splashes of colour from wild flowers and the native plantings are enhanced by the back drop of gum trees and semi-rural acres to the rear.

Low maintenance and definitely unassuming from the street front, this wonderful beach house will be the home of many happy memories of time away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Feature Include:

* 1 queen bed, 2 singles and four single beds in two bunks

* 3 bedrooms with fresh decor

* New family bathroom with a shower and bath

* Second loo in the laundry with sink

* Spacious rear dining / living room & separate meals / family rooms

* Covered front deck, paved rear garden terrace & hardy lawned area

* Jetmaster & second wood fires, zoned gas heating & ceiling fans

* Garden shed, big storage cupboards, rain water tank & beach shower

* Easy walk to beach, yacht club, coastal trails & Bill Carroll reserve

* Abundant natural light, and hard wearing flooring, so you don’t have to be precious

* Large block 970 m², so the neighbors are not right on top of you

* Kid friendly garden. Spring-free trampoline

* Pet Friendly

* Table tennis

* Toys

* Wii

Guest Feedback

" Very clean, well laid out and great location"

" I wish it was mine !! . It has everything I dream off in a holiday house. I love that it is less than an hour from inner Melbourne and it somehow still feels undiscovered and untouched. The unsealed roads remind me of beach holidays in child hood. Despite my nostalgia, my foodie wife has The Merricks General Store and Red Hill General Store up the road. Not to mention the Epicurean and Montalto Winery". We will be back ".

" Cant think of any negatives, everything functions well. Loved the luxurious shower head, open fire and homely feel"

" I liked the rustic features but the fact that it is clean, well sealed and cozy. The open fires were a hit for me and I spent most of the weekend curled up on that huge comfy couch with a book I could not put down (a rare treat in itself). I could watch the kids outside in the garden from those gorgeous big windows. We live inner city with not much of a yard, so it was fantastic to see the kids entertain themselves in the kids friendly garden. The Springfree trampoline was a hit too".

"Great kid friendly garden and well stocked toys. The Wii is a great touch"

" I liked the proximity to Melbourne, the region and great food and wineries. The actual beach is really lovely. Your house feels really loved and welcoming. I felt like I was staying at a good friends house. We go away a lot, but our kids (4, 9, 11 and 14) have voted this the best house ever and are asking to go back "


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Dishwasher Fireplace Kitchen Parking Pets allowed Stereo Washing machine
A Joy is rated 4.882352941176471 out of 5 by 17.
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Rated 4 out of 5 by from A Joy Comfortable , tasteful and feels like home with open fires and gas heating. Well located. Dog friendly, all needs met so much so that we have returned 4 times and will continue to do so.
Date published: 2016-09-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quiet, serene & beachy! I was so happy to have booked this lovely house for a group of seven, including three friends over from Scotland. It was wonderfully spacious and a great size for all of us. We loved the interior décor - beautiful rugs, dining table, fireplaces and the lovely, large gardens. The location was absolutely perfect for a quiet getaway. It was heaven being so close to the beach and close to walking tracks. The area was quiet, peaceful and serene. We absolutely LOVED this place, great value for money, and definitely plan to go back!
Date published: 2016-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great place for a get away! 8 of us stayed here for a mums weekend away and had a brilliant stay. The house has heaps of space and the fires really warmed it up and made it cosy. Table tennis was an added bonus and the location was fantastic for wine / food / shopping.
Date published: 2016-07-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Relaxation plus We had a great time lying by the open fire in the lounge area on the huge sofas. Close to wineries and very quiet.
Date published: 2016-07-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything you need We felt right at home as soon as we settled in. All the simple amenities were thoughtfully provided, decent soaps, cleaning products, hair dryer, hand towels, ipod for music, fire set, flowers, it was like being in your own home. The backyard was great not being overlooked, very private. It was lovely sitting out under the pergola at the huge table. Rustic feel to the back room which made it interesting and unique, with a beautiful view over the backyard and the stunning gumtree. Sitting at night with the open fire was very relaxing or during the day on the huge beanbags. Great quiet part of the peninsula away from the hustle and bustle on a lovely tree lined dirt road, close to the beach and short drive to wineries and Balnarring shops.
Date published: 2016-05-09
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