A unique and versatile option for your escape to the Mornington Peninsula. Nestled amongst an amazing wild habitat, a peaceful retro retreat for your family, friends, off-site or corporate gathering conveniently located near wineries, golf courses, hot springs, and just a four minute drive the beach.
OUTDOOR POOL, BBQ AREA, SECURE PARKING CCTV all entry points, WIFI, 5 BEDROOMS, and 3 MASSIVE ENTERTAINMENT AREAS
A rare find, unique and versatile option for your escape to the Mornington Peninsula. Nestled just a five minute drive to the beach amongst an amazing wild habitat, a peaceful retreat for your family and friends.
Lounge around the deck while the kids have a splash in the in-ground heated pool, throw a snag on the BBQ, whip out through the native reserve just out the back and find the local shops only a 5 minute walk away; cafe's, bakery, grocery, pharmacy and liquor all within a short stroll through the incredible and almost private forest.
Sneak inside to the rumpus room and watch your favorite movie with drinks from the quirky bar, prepare a feast for your family and friends in the retro 70's kitchen while your group snuggle by the roaring fire in the sunken lounge.
The Gully Retreat offers comfortable space for up to 15 guests across 5 bedrooms, super comfy mattresses with provided linen and towels.
The master suite offers a king size bed and en-suite, bedroom 2 offers a double bed and single bunk, Bedroom 3 is home to a Queen size bed and en-suite, Bedroom four is decked out with 2 double beds and 2 single bunks and bedroom 5 houses a Queen size bed, that's room for 15 people, all in their own beds
The retro kitchen comes with all the trimmings, oven, stove, microwave, side by side fridge, and dishwasher with wares, utensils, crockery and cutlery to boot
And for the lovers of a finely brewed coffee the Delonghi fully automated coffee machine will be the only companion you need in the wee hours of the morning.
Out the back in the Rumpus room you can watch one of the 150+ DVDs from the library or your favorite blue-ray on the 55 inch LCD, listen to your best mix with Bluetooth speakers and shake or stir that amazing cocktail you have always wanted to make in the bar, in the heat of summer flick on the A/C for added comfort.
The Gully Retreat is heavily insulated however for those scorching hot days while you're not at the beach or dipping in the pool there is newly installed ducted and refrigerated heating and cooling throughout the house and for those cold winters the giant fire can warm your bones
The Gully Retreat is walking proximity to Arthur's Seat State Park, Rosebud Park Public Golf Course & the Peninsula Hot Springs and Rosebud Plaza along with the glorious beach are only a short drive away.
Bedding & Amenities
1 x King Bed w En-suite - vanity, shower and toilet
1 x Queen Bed
1 x Queen Bed w En-suite - vanity, shower and toilet
3 x Double Beds
3 x Single Bunk Beds
3 x Showers
3 x Toilets
2 x High Chairs
Please advise configuration couples/singles when booking so appropriate bedding arrangements can be prepared.
The Gully Retreat is perfect for corporate events, working groups, rehearsals and off sites - the large dining table is the perfect size for workshops with wifi available for all of your online needs.
The Retreat offers 3 large rooms for group work, casual conversations can be held in the games room, the informal dining room is great to workshop ideas and the formal dining and sunken lounge are easily transformed for larger meetings and brainstorming sessions.
LINEN & TOWELS ARE SUPPLIED INCLUSIVE OF BOOKING FOR INSIDE USE. PLEASE BRING POOL & BEACH TOWELS WITH YOU WEATHER PERMITTING.
3 night minimum, 10 Guests minimum for public holiday long weekends.
4 nights minimum, 10 Guests minimum for Easter Weekend
7 nights minimum, 10 Guests minimum New Year's Day/Eve week
All other times
2 Night Minimum Booking for weekends Fri & Sat inclusive
3 Night Minimum Booking for weekdays
Arrival & Departure
2:00 pm arrival 10:00 am departure strict.
Guests can access the entire property except the garage, linen & cleaning closets. There is ample parking in the long driveway for up to 5 cars. Please use offstreet parking if number of vehicles exceeds limit . Please keep gateway clear at all times.
We expect the house to be left as found when first arriving.
Please note that on departure we ask our guests to clean the property, put all rubbish in the bins provided. We provide a 3 hour departure clean as part of the cleaning fee. Where more than 3 hours cleaning is required guests will be charged the extra hours required. The property should be left in a similar state to its condition on arrival.
The Gully Retreat has a permanent Total Fire Ban. Solid fuels such as charcoal BBQ's or Braziers are not allowed. A gas BBQ is provided for your convenience.
Check-in time is after 2pm during the low and shoulder season. During high season from 15 December to 1 February arrival time is after 3pm. Check-out time is strictly 10:00am, to allow time for the housekeeping staff to prepare the property for next guests. A late check out of 4 pm can be secured at the time of booking for $250 if we do not have guests arriving the same day.
The quote provided will be based on the number of people you advise on. If you have additional guests please let us know to avoid breaking the terms and conditions of your stay. If extra guests are found at the property CCTV, or numbers do not match the booking, we will render you liable for immediate termination of the booking. No refund will be given.
Damage, Breakages, Theft and Loss are the tenants responsibility during their stay. You agree to inform us immediately of any damages relating to the property and/or its contents.
No smoking is permitted inside and all butts have to be picked up outside prior to your departure. You will be charged extra from your bond if we have to pick up smoke butts from the external areas. There is no smoking allowed in the house at all.
A quiet period must be maintained between the hours of 11pm and 7.30am. Excessive noise after 11pm will render you liable for immediate termination of the booking. No refund will be given.
Any damage to the property or the contents will be charged to the client.
We understand that accidents happen but please treat the property with respect and everyone will have a good time
The Gully Retreat does not accept any responsibility for loss or damage of the tenant's personal property.
Pool heating will be activated from December to end of March and/or once the ambient temperature is above 20 degrees, a fee of $200 per booking apples if pool heating is requested in colder periods. Pool heating must be activated by guest on arrival.
The Gully Retreat is a perfect place of relaxation for families and mature adults and is not suitable for Schoolies, parties or events.