We understand that if a lockdown means you are not permitted to come and stay, it is different than cancelling or changing a booking for other reasons. If a lockdown means you (as the person booking) are not permitted to come and stay, we will provide you with the choice of either cancelling and getting a full refund or changing your dates. Please ask us if you have any questions about this offer as some exclusions may apply based on notice, group composition restrictions, etc.
About the home
“Hakea Bush Cabin” is a delightful, rustic home and is a must for people wishing to enjoy a truly quiet retreat and is well suited to families, couples, and small groups. With the Cowes boat ramp just 4 minutes away, it is an ideal accommodation for boating & fishing enthusiasts. Some of the many features of this lovely home are detailed below:
This single-storey home comprises an open plan kitchen / dining / living area (with TV and coonara fireplace), leading out to the covered large deck. Three bedrooms, a bathroom (with shower) leading to the laundry, and a separate toilet complete the home.
There is a large sheltered outdoor living area with BBQ and outdoor setting overlooking the delightful native garden. Kids will have a wonderful time climbing up to the treehouse platform and going down by slide; there’s even a swing too. As an added bonus, there are chooks in the backyard - which means fresh eggs if they’re laying – plus a herb and veggie garden at your disposal! There is also ample parking for cars and a boat, and an outdoor shower (hot & cold) to wash off the sand after a fun day at the beach.
The fully appointed kitchen is equipped with cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery, microwave, a Nespresso pod coffee machine, toaster, kettle, etc. plus sink, fridge, electric oven and cook top.
The main living area contains a reverse-cycle split system unit and a ceiling fan. There’s a coonara fireplace which is even supplied with a generous basket of wood for your stay (additional wood can be purchased locally at guest’s own expense). There is a stand-alone fan and portable heater for use where required, and an electric blanket in the main bedroom.
"Hakea Bush Cabin" is configured to comfortably sleep any combination of adults and children up to a maximum of 7:
Bedroom 1: One Queen bed
Bedroom 2: One set of tri-bunks
Bedroom 3: One set of single bunks and a child's single bed
A standard booking comes with doonas with covers, pillows without covers, tea towels, hand towels and bath mats. Guests can bring their own sheets (flat and fitted), pillow cases and towels or opt to pay extra for this 'optional linen'. The cost to provide optional linen is a once off fee per stay of $30 per king/queen/double bed and $15 per single bed. Please advise us if you would like this additional service.
Please note that during the peak summer period and other peak times, check in times are set as 3pm (unless by prior arrangement). Please also note that if you avail of the optional linen hire over these times, it may involve linen being left out but beds not being made up.
Functions, Celebrations and Schoolies
Please note that the home is not suitable for celebrations, parties or large events. The home also does not take bookings over Schoolies.
- Queen Bed x 1
- Tri Bunk Bed x 1
- Bunk Bed x 1