Bell Chapel is a beautifully refurbished and fully self-contained old church. It provides open plan living for those with access needs.The chapel is tastefully decorated and retains charming features of the old church. Bell Chapel caters for that romantic getaway or for those just wanting to relax. "We have delighted in basking in the warm ambience of this peacful retrreat...." Roy and Carol
Blacksmiths Beachside Holiday Park is located a short stroll from one of the finest beaches in New South Wales. Walk for miles on the pristine sand, swim safely under the watchful eye of the surf lifesaving patrol or just sit, relax and enjoy the sounds of the Pacific Ocean rolling onto the sand.
Excellent boat launching facilities are provided close to the park for safe and easy access to the open sea and Lake Macquarie. Swim, surf, fish, and sail to your hearts content.
The extensive recreational facilities include a resort style solar heated swimming pool, tennis courts, playground equipment, and holiday period activities will keep the kids busy while you relax and unwind. Blacksmiths Beachside Holiday Park is the perfect beachside holiday destination with a variety of accommodation options to cater for all budgets.
Adjacent to Swansea Channel, a popular fishing destination. Sauna and spa installed. Trucks welcome. Group bookings and fishing parties welcome. Large land so you can play football, cricket. Surrounded by national parks, beautiful nature and recreation. Public slip way across the road. Five minutes from RSL club and walking distance to shopping centres. We now have a fully licenced restaurant open for lunch Wednesday through Sunday and dinner Tuesday through Sunday. Breakfast is available upon request.
Gabriel Poole designed spectacular holiday house right on the shores of Lake Macquarie. Beautiful private retreat, stunning water views and sunsets. A haven for outdoor activities with lake, jetty, kayaks, sea access, cycling trails, bush walks through National Park to sea. Combines the wonder of the natural world with resort style living and attractions. Immaculately presented, eco award winning architecture. Accommodates 1 to 3 couples or a family of 6. Fully appointed with quality furnishings, kitchenware and linen. 90 minutes north of Sydney and 30 minutes south of Newcastle on the Wallarah Peninsula between the lake and the sea.
Caves Beachside Hotel located just 1.5 hours from Sydney is an ideal location for that romantic break away from all the hussel & bussel of every day life. With 18 beautifully appointed Suites designed for couples all with ocean views, seperate balconies and just a short walk to the Beach, Hotel Bistro & "C" a la carte restaurant. Lets us help you unwind and enjoy the livestyle here at Caves Beachside - Discover the Magic
Paradise Palms Carey Bay is a waterfront caravan and cabin park on the western shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie at Carey Bay (Toronto) just off the Sydney to Newcastle freeway - the M1.
With cabins and campsites right beside the pool and barbecue's right at the waters edge it is hard to imagine a more peaceful and relaxed location to relax and unwind for a few days or even longer.
Local cafe's, clubs and restaurants are all nearby along with major supermarkets and local shops catering to almost every need. It is also the perfect location to use as base camp to explore the Lake Macquarie and Lower Hunter area....
A relaxing and enjoyable stay awaits at Swansea Gardens Lakeside Holiday Park. Come and enjoy the tranquillity of a tree studded park surrounded by the shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie.
Accommodation options range from large unpowered sites, powered sites and waterfront en suite sites, to cabins and luxury villas. Enjoy the playground, basketball court, tennis court, and swimming pool.
Enjoy a variety of recreational activities, including strolls around the foreshore, sailing, boating, fishing, windsurfing and swimming. There is indeed something for everyone.
Amenities include a campers kitchen and recreational room, tennis court, barbecues, basketball court, children's playground, holiday period activities, laundry and boat ramp. But best of all, a huge solar heated, resort style swimming pool!...
Located on the western shores of Lake Macquarie with lake frontage in the midst of a National Park nature reserve. Standard and self-contained ensuite cabins in bush settings with lake views are available. The Park has sheltered barbeques and the adjoining reserve provides excellent bushwalking trails. A public boat ramp and jetty are located in front of the Park. Wangi Wangi shopping centre and licensed clubs are only minutes away. Golf course, Watagan forests and Hunter vineyards are easily accessible. Disabled facilities and a camp kitchen are available. See for yourself Lake Macquaire's best kept secret!
Absolute waterfront luxury getaway in Lake Macquarie, this house has been designed to make the most of lakeside living and is fitted out to make your holiday by the lake a special, fun and relaxing experience.
With upper and lower decks at the rear offering stunning uninterrupted panoramic views of the lake, you can walk directly from the lower deck, across the lawn, straight out to the lake and the jetty where you can also moor your boat.
Enjoy this picturesque lakefront location!
Active Holidays BIG4 Lake Macquarie is located on the southern shores of Lake Macquarie at Mannering Park. Relax in a quiet and peaceful location on the lake whilst enjoying all the activities on offer in the beautiful Lake Macquarie region. The park offers cabins, powered caravan and camping sites, a resort style swimming pool, children's playground, jumping cushion, barbecue and camp kitchen, Boat ramp and in park jetty, and wireless internet access. The park welcomes pets on sites (conditions apply).
Paradise Palms Caravan Park is a waterfront caravan and cabin park on the western shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie at Carey Bay (Toronto) just off the Sydney to Newcastle freeway - the M1.
With cabins and campsites right beside the pool and barbecue's right at the waters edge it is hard to imagine a more peaceful and relaxed location to relax and unwind for a few days or even longer.
Local cafe's, clubs and restaurants are all nearby along with major supermarkets and local shops catering to almost every need. It is also the perfect location to use as base camp to explore the Lake Macquarie and Lower Hunter area.
Situated in the beautiful grounds of Rafferty's Resort, this Deluxe Family Loft Townhouse is close to the tennis courts, heated pool, and communal barbecue areas. It is great for the larger family (for even larger groups, 101 is available right next door!).
This property offers filtered lake views and fully equipped easy living. The resort offers four synthetic grass tennis courts, barbecue areas, bush walking, four swimming pools (one indoor heated), El Lago Italian Restaurant, boat ramp, and a private jetty....
Fully air-conditioned, Cockatiel Deluxe Terrace 422 has a bright and sunny outlook and is only a minutes walk away from the swimming pool and tennis courts.
The kitchenette has a stove top, microwave oven, full sized refrigerator, and all the crockery and cutlery you will need. There is also a flat screen television, Foxtel, laundry, and all the comforts of a home away from home.
Situated in a group of terraces (close to 416 Boutique Escape and 402 Lakeview Terrace), this property is ideal for small individual groups who like to travel together but prefer their own space.
Situated in the grounds of Raffertys Resort, Corella Lakeview Terrace 402 is central to all amenities, has lake views from the top balcony, and is just a short stroll to the lake's edge.
Comfortable furnishings and fully air-conditioned creates a unit that is perfect for summer and winter escapes. There is a 32 inch flat screen television, Foxtel and CD player. The kitchenette is roomy with granite benchtops and full sized refrigerator.
Situated in a group of terraces, and close to 416 Boutique Escape and 422 Cockatiel Terrace, this property is ideal for those who like their own space but also travel in groups.
Ironbark Family Loft Townhouse 101 accommodates up to eight guests with ease. This property has a master bedroom with queen bed, the second bedroom has two single beds and the loft area has an additional two single beds (or this can be used as an additional lounge room area). The ground floor rumpus room includes another two single beds.
Ducted air-conditioning throughout and a lounge/dining room with polished timber floors makes for easy comfortable living. There is a flat screen LCD television with Foxtel, DVD and compact disc players and a second and third television in loft and rumpus room.
A veranda and private courtyard, filtered lake views and garage with additional off street parking completes the package!
The Lorikeet Boutique Escape is a fully air-conditioned terrace, centrally located within Rafferty's Resort. It features two bedrooms, each with their own en suite bathrooms. It can sleep up to five guests (one single bed downstairs) and is ideally suited for one or two couples or a small family. There is room beside the terrace for a boat. This accommodation is sure to please.
Situated within a row of Terraces, this unit is close to 402 Lakeview Terrace and 422 Cockatiel Terrace, which makes it perfect for groups who travel together, but still like their own space.
Executive Villa 23 is situated in the grounds of Rafferty's Resort. It has recently been renovated with the loft has being turned into a private bedroom. The property can sleep up to eight people and is situated right near number 25 if you need more space.
There is a fully equipped laundry and kitchen with dishwasher, and a verandah with a seven piece dining setting and private courtyard.
Throughout the resort there is an on-site Italian restaurant, four pools - one being a heated pool, and its own private jetty and boat ramp.
Pelican Escape No. 11 is the ultimate resort holiday home. Nothing else at Rafferty's Resort come close in comparison!
This luxurious six bedroom home sits right on the edge of Lake Macquarie in Raffertys Resort, with native bushland on one side and a 30 second stroll to the resort's main swimming pool, cafe and restaurant on the other side. As well as the luxury and pure indulgence Pelican Escape provides, you also have free access to all the amenities this popular Resort provides, including the swimming pools, tennis courts, lakeside beach, fine restaurant and boat ramp. Ideal for the large or extended family, Pelican Escape has more than enough room to accommodate up to 12 guests, and is wheel chair friendly....
Situated in the grounds of Rafferty's Resort, this Deluxe Villa can accommodate up to six guests. With ducted air conditioning throughout, flat screen television and Foxtel and a second television in the upstairs loft, you will be sure everyone is comfortable.
Fully equipped laundry and kitchen facilities are provided and the unit is situated close to swimming pools, tennis courts and the children's playground. There is an on site Italian restaurant, heated swimming pools and private resort jetty.
Just 90 minutes drive north of Sydney, Raffertys Resort is designed as a complete holiday destination. Raffertys is set on 35 acres of Australian bushland, in a quiet bay on the shores of Lake Macquarie, four times the size of Sydney Harbour.
As you would expect from this multi-award winning resort, Raffertys offers a great range of self-contained accommodation, two restaurants, as well as a vast array of recreational facilities and events.
With four swimming pools and tennis courts, SUP and kayak hire, kid's club, daily pelican and bird feeding, fishing, cycling and jet boating, Raffertys gives you more weekend and holiday fun.
Why not venture out and discover the dolphins in Port Stephens, the historic areas of Morpeth and Maitland, the revitalised Newcastle or the Watagan Mountain Forest ? Local shops and cinemas may draw you in or the sweeping hills of the Hunter Valley vineyards.
Sea Eagle Manor 605 is a luxurious four bedroom home set in a bushland setting on the edge of Rafferty's Resort.
Sea Eagle Manor offers all the amenities this popular resort provides - swimming pools, tennis courts, lakeside beach, fine restaurant, boat ramp and more. It is ideal for the large or extended family, The manor is large enough for two families or three to four couples and can accommodate nine to eleven.
The lounge room features include full leather lounges. A 106 centimetre flat screen television with Wii console, DVD player and sound system ensure the kids are entertained while you relax in comfort....
Situated in the beautiful grounds of Rafferty's Resort, this three bedroom cottage is close to the tennis courts, heated pool, communal barbecue areas and is great for families.
This property offers filtered lake views and fully equipped easy living. The resort offers four synthetic grass tennis courts, barbecue areas, bush walking, four swimming pools (one indoor heated), boat ramp and a private jetty.
It's time to discover the delights of Lake Macquarie and enjoy the surrounds of ultimate bliss with Caves Beachside Resort.
The Caves Beachside Resort offers breathtaking ocean views from each of the 18 luxurious suites.
Discover a lifestyle like no other at Caves Beachside. Unwind with the complimentary beverage package while you sit on your very own front balcony, a place where you can feel absolute harmony.
Luxurious accommodation, water views, en suite with double spa, wood fire in winter, and picturesque walks. Romantic and private rooms, perfect for your honeymoon, great getaway for that special occasion. An easy drive, 50 minute north of Sydney on the F3 or catch the train and your hosts will meet you at the station. A two person Canadian canoe is available for you to explore the beautiful Lake.
Only a short drive from the famous Hunter Valley Wineries, the Watagan National Park and historic buildings of Newcastle and its renowned beaches, you have the aquatic playground of Lake Macquarie at your doorstep.
Silverwaters B and B has a beautiful waterfront location, with superb sunrises and sunsets and relaxing leafy environment on the shore of Lake Macquarie. This piece of paradise boasts two good size apartments each with private access, queen bed, en suite, kitchenette, Foxtel digital television and barbecue area.
Be as active or inactive as you wish. Zero minutes to relaxing on the lake, 10 minutes to golf, 30 minutes to surf beach, 50 minutes to Hunter Valley vineyards. Bring your own canoe or kayak.
Only one hour from the start of the M1 Sydney to Newcastle freeway.
Wangi Sails Bed and Breakfast is located just over an hour from the beginning of the north bound Sydney M1, 30 minutes from the beaches or the mountains, and 45 minutes from the famous Hunter Valley vineyards.
Wangi Sails Bed and Breakfast is a waterfront, one or two bedroom, self-catering suite, close to the Wangi Sailing Club, and providing total privacy and seclusion. There are spectacular north facing views of Lake Macquarie from both bedrooms, lounge/dining area, and private balcony.
Continental breakfast provisions are included in the tariff for the first two mornings. Your boat can be moored at the Wangi Returned Services Leagues jetty, just three doors away.
The central location of Wangi Sails Bed and Breakfast makes it a convenient five minute walk to the Wangi village shops, bakery, restaurants, cafes and takeaways.
Come for a couple of days, a long weekend, or stay a week.
Bromyard Cottage is a cosy lakeside cottage sitting on tree studded grounds with ample parking and plenty of room for a boat. The cottage is just 30 seconds away from the lake foreshore. A shopping centre, Swansea Channel, and beaches are all within a five minute drive.
This beautifully presented two bedroom lakeside cottage sits in a spacious open bushland setting with direct access to the lake foreshore. Decorated in shades of beige and blue, the bungalow features a fully upholstered recliner lounge with 82 centimetre flat screen television, DVD player, and an iPod docking station in the lounge. There is a separate dining area and a modern fully equipped kitchen with microwave oven, new cooking range, and full size refrigerator....
Cottage Holidays is a refreshing holiday alternative offering 1950s style cottage comforts in a superb location by the shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie.
Cottage Holidays is not a resort and does not feature leather lounges, spas, bars or pools, but instead offers the peace, privacy and tranquility of a one shop village. The fully equipped three bedroom cottage features a log fire and piano. The veranda has lake views and is within 70 metres of the waters edge.
The historic mining village of Catherine Hill Bay with its classic pub, spectacular surfing beaches and coastline is just four minutes by car....
Iona Cottage is a lovely self-contained cottage, right on the water's edge of beautiful Lake Macquarie.
Two queen sized bedrooms, a spa bath, and air-conditioning make it the perfect, relaxing getaway for one or two couples.
Iona is one of the original historic cottages on the foreshore of the lake. It has been tastefully refurbished but still retains its old charm. The polished jarrah timber floors are a special feature.
Enjoy peace, privacy and magnificent sunsets in a truly tranquil setting, just a few metres from the waters edge and just over an hour north of Hornsby....
Just 90 minutes north of Sydney, Myuna Bay Sport and Recreation Centre is a little slice of serenity on the western foreshore of Lake Macquarie. With views of the lagoon, the fully contained two-bedroom cabins are comfortably appointed and offer plenty of outdoor space to relax and entertain. Each cabin sleeps five and features a flat screen television, bathroom with shower, and kitchen with convection oven and microwave. There is a barbecue plus shared laundry facilities nearby.
With its convenient lakeside location, it's easy to drop a line in the river and enjoy kayaking, canoeing and sailing all year round. Try your hand at mini golf, go for a bushwalk or enjoy a spot of tennis and beach volleyball. There's also a playground for the kids. The world class wineries of the Hunter Valley are close by; while Newcastle's stunning beaches and cafes are only a 40 minute drive away.
Experience the natural beauty of Point Wolstoncroft Sport and Recreation Centre. Set on a peninsula at Lake Macquarie, its self-contained two bedroom units are light and airy, with leafy views of the lake and surrounding bush. Simply furnished, each unit sleeps eight and has a full kitchen with oven, lounge with flat screen television, and bathroom with shower. There's also a four bedroom house that sleeps eight. For fun evenings, enjoy a barbecue and campfire nearby.
Blessed with perfect water conditions year round, instructor-led activities like sailing, kayaking and canoeing are popular pastimes at Point Wolstoncroft, as are swimming and fishing. On land, go for a leisurely bushwalk, get your heart rate up with a game of tennis or volleyball, or enjoy more mindful pursuits like giant chess and petanque. The world famous wineries of the Hunter Valley are an hour's drive away as are the surf beaches of Newcastle.
Beautifully renovated and fully self-contained, historic Selby Cottage is tastefully decorated and provides all the comforts of today in a unique, yesteryear setting. Including a barbecue and a latticed veranda from which you can enjoy the prime water views, the antique furniture, original wood stove, polished floor boards and cosy fire all add to the cottage's charm.
Selby Cottage is situated in a rare, breathtaking position on Lake Macquarie, one of the largest coastal saltwater lakes in Australia. The lake is exent for swimming, sailing, fishing and water sports.
Located just 50 metres from the lake's channel to the sea, Waterside Retreat is an air-conditioned two bedroom cottage just a couple of minutes walk away from Blacksmiths Beach. Featuring limed oak flooring, the cottage is deceptively roomy with both a lounge room and sitting area, eat-in kitchen, and two large bedrooms with the master bedroom having its own parent retreat. The bathroom has a shower and bath with separate toilet and there's an additional toilet just outside the back door. Waterside Retreat is the perfect home away from home!...
A fully self contained separate studio apartment overlooking the lake or Vienna suite or garden cottage.A tropical garden surrounded by a solar heated pool, where you can relax after a cruise on the lake or a trip from the vineyards and a BBQ area there for your convenience.