About this listing
Relax in tropical paradise. Wake up to pelicans gliding. Feed fish from back deck Sunrise and sunset are most rewarding times to view the river.
Enjoy heated pool and spa. Kayak to beautiful locations.
This spacious home has direct river frontage , a sandy beach and private jetty
On half an acre, the tropical garden has plenty of spots to sit and enjoy watching sailboats and magnificent sunsets. Dolphins can often be seen swimming too!
There is plenty of space for you to enjoy your privacy. Besides your bedroom which overlooks the river, there are a number of other rooms where you can relax, read or watch TV. Enjoy the spa and heated pool. There are 2 kayaks which guests have enjoyed and access places unavailable by car .
- Cable TV
- Wi-Fi Internet
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Off street parking
- Washer / Dryer
- Breakfast on the deck overlooking the river
Location and Area:
We are located only a short distance from town and airport.
There are many beautiful sites and attractions The number of amazing beaches, river, national parks and hinterland are just too numerous to list. We will be more than happy to point you in the right direction.
About your friendly hosts!
We both speak English and I speak some French and Spanish. My husband Doug and I both enjoy meeting people and hope to make your stay a memorable one!
Full access to the home Besides the kitchen there is also a gas barbeque on the deck. There's lots of space .....
2 kayaks available for you to explore the river. Bikes are available too.
Interaction with Guests
My husband and I are "empty nesters"
Our 6 children now live in capital cities.......so we have a big house with only the two of us in
Some guests have enjoyed going with me to the local markets, some have had dinner with us, watched a movie,kayaking ....... some enjoy their own space.
The home is large and we respect the guests privacy We are also available to share our local knowledge and point you in the right .
The centre of town is only 5.9 kms.... A hop skip and and jump across Hibbard or Settlement Point ferry which runs continuously. Just drive your car on and relax for the crossing... About 5 minutes.
Must- dos for me include the Lighthouse ,Billabong koala and wildlife park, lunch at the Rivermark cafe and a dolphin, whale or river cruise!!!
Port Macquarie has many attractions.
52+ things to do in Greater Port Macquarie: (website hidden) will point you in the right direction and we're happy to share our local knowledge.
The centre of town is just a hop, skip and jump away. Hop in your car and drive over ( on the ferry which runs continuously) You stay in your car on the ferry - the trip is about 5 mins across the Hastings River.
Other Things to Note
Kayak to ' The tree of life'
All guests have been polite, friendly and respectful. This is what we would expect.
About the Host, Jenny
Doug and I are both retired.
We enjoy meeting a variety of travellers as hosts with AIRBNB. We have also been guests in Paris and Caen and loved that perspective too.
I love travel and some favorite places I've visited include France, South America, Indonesia, Italy, Sicily, UK,,Vietnam and Hawaii.
We love all cuisines and can point you in the right direction according to your taste buds and budget.
Port Macquarie and the hinterland offers a variety of activities and we are happy to share our local knowledge.
Do a lot ...or a little.
Relax and enjoy!