Google or Near Map- 16 Ingram Rd. Anglesea for a look at the location.
Our house has been set up so three families can live in the house all together without the hassles of crowded bathrooms.
Yep, there is one bathroom for each family- each with a shower, toilet and vanity.
AS EXTRA to rent-( P.O.A.) We can offer the BUNGALOW in the back yard which has been fully re-lined/insulated and has polished floor boards.
There are two bunk beds that can be seperated from the tv/ lounge area by twin sliding doors.
There are also two couches and a TV in the "louge" part.
Just EXCELLENT for the teenagers to give them their space.
We have recently installed an outside shower that runs off a large water tank - great for after the beach, to get the sand off.
A double bedroom for each couple and a large room for the kids with two sets of double bunks and a fold down couch/bed.
BEDDING - Accessories -CONFIGURATION
Bed 1- 1 x Queen bed & ceiling fan, 18"Flat screen TV, electric heater, Half- B.I.R.
Bed 2- 1 x Queen bed & ceiling fan, Half - B.I.R.
Bed 3- 1 x Queen bed & ceiling fan, Half -B.I.R.
Bed 4- 1 x Single bunk beds & ceiling fan, Drawers & Shelving TV.
Bed 4- 1 x fold down couch/bed
Living Room 1 x Fold Down Couch/ Double Bed & ceiling fan.
*** SORRY - NO SCHOOLIE or SIMILAR GROUPS********
For the period the last two weeks of November and the fist week of December, we must have proof of age, full names and addresses of all people staying to ensure no deception.
A comfortable home that is situated very near the Anglesea River for fishing, canoeing, etc, or just relax and enjoy an Open Fire and a Movie ( Bring your DVD's). There are a number of DVD movies at the house. We also have a very wide selection of music cd's to play.
New LCD Flat Screen TV in the Lounge which will accept a USB input if you have movies, photos on a hard drive.
Walk to the main Surf Beach & Cafe' at the Surf Life Saving Club.
Take a short walk through the bushlands to local attractions including; Surf Beach Cliff Top Walk, Golf Course, Restaurants, Local Pub, Cafe's and Shopping.
Walk or drive to Angelsea Surf Beach to catch a wave or just lay on the beach.
The eastern end of Anglsea beach at the River Mouth, is a great place to take the little kids, as it has shallow warm water and no waves. Take a bat and ball for beach cricket.
Lots of family activity there to keep everyone amused.
You may want to sit with a coffee and a snack whilst taking in the view of ANGLESEA beach from the decking of the Surf Life Saving Club House Cafe. (One of best beach views in Anglesea and Victoria - for that matter)
The COOROONGA PARK "WET LANDS" reserve is just five minutes walk from the house, there you will see an abundance of birdlife on the many beautiful board-walks across the wet lands. There are also many Mountain Bike tracks in and around the wetlands.
You may want to take a paddle boat or a (low) powered boat out on the river. (Just near the bridge on the Great Ocean Road.)
Take a short drive to Torquay to buy up on some surf gear and clothing. All the big surf brands have there direct outlets there, although it can be a bit hectic there, it's always nice to come back to AMBROSE HOUSE and relax.
You may want to stop on the way at LONGBOARDS Bellbrae Winery for a Ploughman's Lunch (highly recommended) or some other fine food with a glass of the wonderful local wine.
Another great lunch spot is Berry Farm, it's only a 15min drive from Anglesea - great food/wine and a lovely spot by a small lake.
We have recently discovered "Gentle Annie's" Berry Gardens & Tea rooms in nearby Deans Marsh for a wonderful trip into the country. Great meals & light lunches, berry-fruit picking (seasonal), fresh produce, licensed. Very lay back and just wonderful.
(Try the mixed berry and ice - cream dessert- Yum !!!)
There are a number of very good Wineries in the region to sample the cellar door sales- make a day trip of it from Ambrose House.
AMBROSE HOUSE is a modern, recently renovated fully equipped, holiday home.
Features include; 3 large double bedrooms with Queen Size beds & Built-In robes.
Large - Fourth Bedroom with two Double Bunks (4 beds) and sitting area with fold down couch and TV.(If the kids need a little "time out")
OPTIONAL EXTRA- Bungalow - sleeps four.
Modern Fully Equipped Kitchen with NEW Large Fridge, Dishwasher, Microwave, Electric - Oven & Cooktop. Air conditioning Heat/Cold.
Extra seating at breakfast bar.
Laundry facilities include - Trough, Washing Machine and Dryer.
THREE (yes, 3) modern bathrooms, each equipped with it's own toilet, shower and vanity unit.
Front deck has outside furniture, outside table (seating up to 8 people) which opens out through French doors from the very large lounge room. Ideal for indoor/outdoor living.
Rear deck has outdoor furniture, adjacent to dining room with Gas BBQ.
There is a paved courtyard which (in summer) is under shade sails
Very Spacious Front Living Room with LCD Flat Screen TV viewing from all four comfortable couches. Also includes a DVD/CD player with surround sound system, Open Fire Place and ceiling fan.
SORRY - STRICTLY NO PETS / ANIMALS & NO SMOKING in the house.
* We do not accept Schoolies (or similar) groups. Sorry.
* Bookings at all times are in 5 night blocks only.
Unless agreed by Landlords for a shorter periods.
* Deposit 50% within 7 days of booking.
* Balance 10 days before your appointed arrival date.
* Bond $350 (refundable - after satisfactory inspection for breakages or damage which shall be deducted) is payable with Balance.
* Tenants shall be responsible for the cost of any damages or breakages caused by tenants during the rental period.
What You Need To Take to Ambrose House
You will need to take your own Linen -
* Bottom Sheet (preferably "fitted type")
* Doona & Cover (or blankets/sheet.)
* Pillow Covers.(pillows are provided)
* Tea Towels.(there are t-towels to use and re-wash, etc- we do not provide a laundry service)
* Bath Mats (for each bathroom 3 off)
* Beach equipment (if warm weather)
* Warm Jackets and boots (if cool)
EATING (Food & Groceries, Etc).
If you can't be bothered taking food, etc.
There is a local IGA Supermarket within easy walk or 2min drive.
It is very well stocked with everything you might need, including a very good deli section, veggies, liquor department.
There is also a drive through liquor shop at the Local Angelsea Pub, which serves good counter meals and bistro dining.
There are plenty to choose from - just wander around and check out the menu's - good food at reasonable prices.
You will find Fine food and Wine in Anglesea and all along the coast.
TAKE AWAY's- There are local Fish & Chip Shops (both good) Cafe's and Take away Chicken & Chips, Chinese and Pizza's, to name a few.
Look out for Gary's "Snapper Today" board out the front of the nearby cafe'/fishing tackle shop (near the fish and chip shop), the fish is fantastic and reasonably priced. It's a BYO with simple meals and you can walk home after a few drinks.
There is a fantastic local Butchers (Stabby's Butchers) which has meat & seafood for a great BBQ meals at Ambrose House or on the river front.
During the summer months, there is a Market every 2nd Sunday. It has all sorts of things, from clothing to gourmet foods, art work, handycrafts,tools, you name it.
Terrific for a stroll around and pick up few things.
What's in the Kitchen (so you don't have to take it with you)
* Electric Kettle.
* Ample - Crockery
* Chopping Boards.
* Coffee Plunger
* BBQ Implements.
* Electric Hand Beaters
* Pots and Pans, etc.
* Wine and soft drink Glasses.
* Plastic cups (for the little ones)
* Plastic - Bowls, containers, strainer, jugs, etc.