Located in the coastal hamlet of Somers this bright and comfortable beach cottage, set among private gardens, offers guests a perfect retreat for all seasons. Close to everything the Mornington Peninsula has to offer yet less than 1hr from Melbourne.
3 bedrooms (1 king, 1 double and 1 bunk room) with built-in wardrobes perfect for 4 adults and 2 kids. We also have a crib/cot and highchair available for the "little" ones if required. A fully equipped kitchen and separate dining area with breakfast bar, 6 seat dining table, large fridge, electric cooker, microwave and everything required for cooking up all the local produce the Mornington Peninsula has to offer. A large living room with freestanding wood fire, LCD TV with Foxtel / satellite, reverse cycle air conditioning and heating and small library. Bathroom with shower, basin and separate toilet. Study area with desk. Laundry with washer, dryer and trough.
The front deck area has a comfortable day bed looking out over the garden. The garden offers lovely lawn areas that capture the morning sun and established trees which provide afternoon shade. A 6 seat outdoor setting and 4 burner hooded BBQ offer guests alfresco dining options in the garden. A large driveway and carport with parking aplenty for several cars and a boat.
Guests may access everything the house and garden have to offer (sorry - except for the shed and the linen closet where we need to store a few things). We are more than happy for guests to contact us prior to or during their stay, and provide any assistance or suggestions on the local area, to make the experience as comfortable, carefree and enjoyable as possible.
The Local Area:
Somers beach (dog and child friendly) is located at the end of the street and stretches several km's in each direction, offering stunning views over Western Port Bay and Phillip Island. A haven for walkers, fisherman and bird watchers alike.
Somers General Store is a 15 min stroll around the beach and a popular spot with locals, perfect for a relaxing coffee or breakfast, spot of lunch or gourmet dinner on weekends. For sailing enthusiasts the Somers Yacht Club is a 20 min stroll or 2 min drive. The nearby village of Balnarring provides guests with all necessary services including supermarket, butcher, cafes, restaurants and tavern. The village centre is a 5 min drive and can also be accessed from Somers via the walking / bike track.
Red Hill is 10 min drive away offering guests a taste of some of Victoria's best wineries, restaurants and gourmet produce. The house is also within easy reach of the renowned golf courses, surf hot spots and scenic coastal towns of the Mornington Peninsula.
Friday and Saturday (2 night min) - $550.00 per stay.
Sunday to Thursday (2 night min) - rates on request.
Weekly - $1,550 per week.
Monthly - $6,500 per month.
20 Dec 13 to 31 Jan 14 - $1,850 per week (min 7 night stay).
Long term rental - rates on request.
Cleaning, gardening and linen (weekly changeover service for longer stays) are included. The house is friendly to both infants and young children, please let us know before your arrival so we can set up the house appropriately (fire safety screen, etc). Unfortunately we are unable to provide linen for the travel crib/cot.