1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Bays and Peninsulas
  4. Rye Ocean Bayside Beaches
  5. #32544

Cottage on the terrace

House, Rye Ocean Bayside Beaches

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 40 reviews

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Min 1 - 3 nights stay

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bathroom


Cottage on the terrace is a lovely presented two bedroom elevated beach house, midway between front and back beaches of Rye.

At the front of the property there is undercover parking with ten steps leading up to the Cottage's entrance. The front decking takes full advantage of the afternoon sunshine and overlooks a fully fenced treed front yard. This decking with it's Adirondack chairs is perfect for lazy afternoons, sunbathing or watching the kids play in the front yard.

Upon entrance to the Cottage there are polished floorboards throughout, with two good size bedrooms, a clean bathroom and a kitchen that overlooks the open plan living/dining areas and glass french doors that lead out to the back elevated entertaining deck.

The two sunny bedrooms comprising of a master bedroom with queensize bed, two side tables, lamps, electric blanket, full length mirror and a full size built in wardrobe. And a second bedroom with two single beds, lamps, toy cupboard, and a full size built in wardrobe. All the beds are comfortable with mattress protectors and come with pillows and doonas, please note linen and towels are not supplied.

The bathroom is clean and bright and has a full size bathtub and a hairdryer for your convenience.

This cottage has a fully equipped modern kitchen with the convenience of a dishwasher why wash dishes on your holiday, a full size fridge/freezer, microwave, oven, cooktop, toaster, kettle and all pots, pans, cutlery and crockery needed. There is also a coffee espresso machine BYO Caffitaly Pods. The kitchen has an island bench with stools for breakfast and large windows and glass french doors that look over the back entertainment deck to the trees beyond.

The private entertaining deck which looks across a valley of trees is set up with a large table, chairs and a BBQ. The decking stairs lead you down to the ground level where there are many rear garden terraces with trees and pathways to explore. There is also a laundry on this level with a washing machine available to those guest staying 5 days or more upon request otherwise there is a good laundry mat in Rye. Also on this level is a large clothes line a smaller one is on the top level near the french doors.

The lounge/dining area provides plenty of comfortable seating with a two seater and a three seater couches. There is also a 42inch plasma TV with digital reception, DVD player, Radio/CD stereo player, games, magazines, books, CDs, DVDs and our welcome information book which has brochures, maps, etc on what to do on the Mornington Peninsula. For your comfort we have provided a reverse cycle airconditioner for heating and cooling and a ceiling fan. The lounge/dinning area has big windows that over look the front decking and yard to the trees and garden.

Some of our guest comments in our Guestbook are "comfy", "cosy", "clean", "well presented", "we will definitely be back", "had a great stay".

Please note:

Cottage on the terrace is strictly a non smoking property.

We do not take Schoolie bookings.

Dogs only are allowed by arrangement


This great cottage is a short drive to many places such as 4 minutes to the Rye shops, 4 minutes to calm waters of the bay and 7 minutes to the excitement of the back beaches. Take advantage of the convenient location to the many activities offered by the peninsula such as wineries, hot springs 9mins, golfing, Peninsula 3 drive in 22mins or just a simple walk along the beach.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Balcony Books Ceiling fan Children welcome Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Games Hair dryer Heating Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Pantry items Parking Pets allowed Refrigerator Stereo Stove Television Toaster Toys Video library Washing machine
Cottage on the terrace is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 40.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cozy and relaxing home. We had a fabulous, enjoyable stay. The place was very cozy, homely and Kristine made us feel very welcome. She even pop a few biscuits for our dogs. Thank you Kristine. We'll be back.
Date published: 2017-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cottage on the Terrace Rye This lovely cottage was perfect for us, our two teenagers and dog, light and clean, with comfortable beds a great kitchen and living area and treetop views from the rear deck. It was very clean and contemporary; having everything we needed for three days stay - including complimentary basics, juice and milk and coffee on our arrival! It was quiet and conveniently located to both the beach and shops, while retaining the charm of the beach house in the dunes so typical of the Mornington peninsula. off street parking with shelter for our bikes and a big back and front garden area for our dog Jum to play in. Highly recommend .
Date published: 2017-02-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Weekend Away!! Everything about this place was perfect! great location! clean and comfortable! Lovely out door deck space! Will definitely be booking here again :)
Date published: 2016-11-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Relaxing Stay! This was our 2nd stay at the Cottage on the terrace. My family and I love the peaceful location. Everything is perfect, clean and comfortable. We love sitting in the sun on the outdoor terrace and having a nice family BBQ. The hot springs are so close by and it is an easy walk to the beach.
Date published: 2016-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Our favourite getaway Have recently stayed at Cottage on the Terrace for the 3rd time and once again we had a fantastic time. The place always presents well and is warm, clean & cosy. We will be back again soon!
Date published: 2016-07-07
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