Boats Galore . . . .
You will fall in love with the nautical atmosphere here. Very family friendly you will have a truly water filled experience. There is a great shopping & dining culture. Set out on your own adventure and explore on your own boat or hire one. Water-ski, jet-ski, boat, sailboard or kite board, you have found the perfect playground for all manner of water thrills.
Raymond Island is accessed by a car ferry that departs regularly small charge for vehicles approx $10 there and back, free for pedestrians. Only a 2-3 minute trip, take your car over and drive down many roads or bush tracks to find Koalas in their natural habitat. Drive to nearby Eagle Point and the Mitchell River Silt Jetties. Only the Mississippi River silt jetties are longer.
The 90 mile beach and coastal parks are all accessible, so take a lake break here.
Paynesville is surrounded by Lake King and Lake Victoria in the middle of the Gippsland Lakes. Canals carve their way through the town to offer a unique waterside locale. Raymond Island, just off the shoreline is a nature lover’s paradise and home to a large koala colony.
Bairnsdale is only 15 mins away where if you need it you will find Coles in the main street and Woolies in the street backing main street. Have a wonderful holiday we did.
We fly remote control planes and we have a great time. People enjoyed us taking our aquaplane on its maiden flight and landing it perfectly in the water - there were cheers and clapping - no pressure.
Boats, boats and more boats near this lovely house.
Pet and Child Friendly.
This impressively renovated 3 bedroom ensuite home has beautiful floating wooden floors throughout, split system aircon/heating & cooling, cosy wood heater for that romantic ambience in winter and also with ducted gas heating as a back up. It has a fully equipped open plan kitchen/living space, a flat screen TV in the lounge area, DVD player and a music system that plugs straight into your iphone so you can listen to your favourite music instantly you arrive plus much much more.
There are three bedrooms: Main bedroom = queen bed + single mattress.
2nd bedroom = double bed + single mattress.
3rd bedroom = queen bed + single mattress.
The mattresses are stored under the queen & double beds & can be placed where you want them. If you are more than one family staying with friends perhaps put all the children in one room or some in the loungeroom like a giant sleep over. Kids love the sleep over atmosphere.
All the rooms have ducted heating, built-in wardrobes, bedside lamps & tables. There is a plug in electric oil heater as well.
There is a bathroom & an ensuite.
There is a large deck that runs around 3 sides of the house - with 3 gates, that is perfect to contain small pets & children. The deck has a beautiful BBQ area - complete with tables and chairs and a breakfast nook. This house is perfect for outdoor entertainment.
Imagine yourself sitting up on the deck sipping champagne or a glass of wine or knocking back a tinny, watching the kids play cricket or footy while you relax & enjoy the water views.
Doonas & pillows are supplied, you need to bring your own linen as there is no one to wash linen in this area. The cleaning fee is $50.
Pets are very welcome & safe as there is hardly any traffic in the area and the property is fully fenced. Pets are your responsibility and it is up to you to make sure they are safe and do not get up to any mischief. Please clean up their poop before you leave for the comfort of the next holiday maker.
If you are unable to take your holiday at the proposed time for any reason we will give you a rain check so you may take it at a time that is more suitable. If you cancel early enough and we can book another party into the house during the time in which you had your original booking then and only then will we refund your money; excluding the deposit. The Bond is considered to be the deposit if you pay the full amount in one go. If you do not stay the full stay that you booked for unfortunately there are no refunds due to the fact that someone else might have booked that night/s we it was available especially over the school holidays.
Please be aware that sometimes we may reply to up to four requests in a day and we have a standing rule to keep it fair to everyone; first person to put their money into our account gets the accommodation.
Discounts not available during school holidays. Specials offers aren't available on long weekends or school holidays.