Stone clad cottage five minutes walk from National Park and back beach. Artists retreat on large private bush block. Unique outdoor entertaining ampitheatre amongst bush setting with trampoline, cubby and sand volleyball/ badminton court. Ideal for quiet couples holiday or family.
Over half an acre of secluded elevated bushland with stone walls gardens birdlife stunning indoor artwork relaxed and unique artists retreat .
Outdoor amphitheatre and bbq, hammock trampoline on middle level, badminton court, on upper level undercover verandah and laundry
Interaction with Guests
The area is walking distance from shops- National Park and stunning low tide rock pools- rarely visited even in high season. A real break from the rat race. 5 minute drive from the Peninsular hot springs.
Bus at Rye back beach shops on Dundas St
Other Things to Note
Light switches are immediately on right over stove as you enter the shack.
Instructions on how to get to the Back Beach at Rye; where the corner shops are situated and how the TV/DVD work are in inside cover of the Guest Book, located on the center support beam as you come into the shack.
Also information on bush walks and brochures with tourist attractions in the area are on that center post area.
NO Smoking inside the Shack .
No animals inside the Shack.
Please put garbage bins on the shoulder of the court on should you be leaving on a Sunday night.
A coastal retreat that provides a perfect balance of modern comfort and simple living. Simon's cottage provided an inspiring reminder of the joys of living simply amongst nature and the many benefits this offers, even if only for a weekend. The place provides a perfect balance of immense privacy away crowds, breathtaking nature walks and ocean views and the convenience of a quality food outlet and milk bar within walking distance of house.
My partner and I absolutely loved the place! Great location, well-maintained and lots of nice touches. We loved the outdoor shower, badminton court and the general cosy feel of the place. Simon was great to deal with and made the logistics very easy. Wish we could have stayed longer than a few days – can't wait to return!
The shack was quiet, clean and had great walks. It was everything we were looking for in a weekend away.
Lovely shack situated in a quiet area of Rye with a great fish & chips shop within walking distance, must try. The house and kitchen was well equipped and Simon was helpful and friendly. We had a great weekend getaway, thank you.
We felt instantly at home & relaxed as soon as we drove up to the property. The outside shower, badminton court, hammock & little pathways made this home something special. We miss it!
Our family had a short and sweet holiday at this property. Communication with the owner leading up to our arrival was prompt and welcoming and we arrived to find a tidy, clean and well stocked abode that matched the description. We loved the creativity invested in the shack - amazing stone work around amphitheatre, beautiful artwork (beachcombers delight) and a sweet hammock and tramp that the kids enjoyed. The hot outdoor shower was a real treat! The shack is down to earth and private with lots of native flora - the perfect location for a beach escape!
Simon was very accommodating and gave us plenty of "local" information about the area (good places to eat etc.)
The cottage was great and had a very homely feel, all in all a great stay in Rye!!
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