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New 3 Bedroom Home on Australia's Famous Great Ocean Road

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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Tottie's Place is an idyllic bush-meets-beach retreat that celebrates its natural surroundings. Perched high above the seaside village of Wye River, it has been designed to integrate with the trees around it, even if that means angling some walls a little creatively. The house itself is an inspired confluence of bold colours and natural tones that ooze contemporary class and fun – especially in its inventive use of an Australian staple: corrugated iron.

Inside this lofty modern home are all the necessities for a relaxing escape for up to three couples or a family of six. High ceilings and large windows bestow an airy ambience on the split-level living area, and most windows and the decking off the lounge command a breathtaking view down to the Wye River beach.

For outdoor types, grab a paddle board and head to Wye River's safe swimming and surf beach, go bushwalking in the surrounding hills or try spotting koalas in the trees. Wye River's culinary repertoire includes the Wye Beach Hotel and The General Cafe & General Store, and the larger towns of Apollo Bay (west) or Lorne (east) are an easy 20 minutes away by car.

Facilities

One house: sleeps six, bathroom, kitchen, dining/living (wide-screen TV, DVD, VCR, PS2 with games), RC AC, deck (BBQ), laundry; WiFi, off-street parking, paddle boards. Self-catering.

Suitable for Children,Pet Friendly

Keywords: Beach House, Beach-House, Holiday Home, Architectural Home

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) In Master Bedroom, all linen supplied and laundered, Twin or Single Beds (4) 2 Single Beds in Bedroom 2 and Bedroom 3 - all linen supplied and laundered, Baby Cribs (1) Porta Cot on site - Linen Required....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    FOXTEL...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console:

    Playstation 2 with 2 controllers...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Saeco Espresso Machine, coffee beans supplied...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Convection Microwave and Hooded BBQ...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas and New Year
Dec 24 - Jan 2
7 night min stay
AU$590
Fri, Sat
AU$4,130
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
AU$395 AU$495
Fri, Sat
AU$2,965 AU$10,990
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

50% of total rate to secure dates and balance payable 7 days prior to stay.

A $500 security deposit is also required, which is refunded within 24 hours of vacating.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: Owner, Mark Strachan, is a renowned photographer, having worked in over 20 countries for many clients and lecturing to industry leaders world-wide. He and his wife, Karen, created Totties Place to cater for their family's requirement for a simple yet exciting retreat for their 3 children. Frequent overseas travel and running 5 different companies (including a Plastic Surgery and 2 busy Photography studios!) has meant that they are unable to holiday at the coast as much as they used to. Hence this beautiful property is now available to others wanting a relaxing getaway.

Why the Owner Chose Wye River:
Both Mark and his wife holidayed at the camp ground in Wye River as kids with their own parents well before even meeting each other! Back in those days, we could only DREAM of staying in a beautiful Holiday Home overlooking the beach!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Great Views intercepted by frequent views of Koalas out the windows, eating eucalyptus leaves.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • See the beach from where you dine!

    See the beach from where you dine!

  • Many Outdoor Spaces to relax and call your own

    Many Outdoor Spaces to relax and call your own

  • Lounge looking to Dining Stage

    Lounge looking to Dining Stage

  • Master Bedroom - as open or private as you'd like with roll down screen

    Master Bedroom - as open or private as you'd like with roll down screen

  • Entry Area

    Entry Area

  • Summer has now started!

    Summer has now started!

  • A beachcomb is a great way to spend your holiday. 10 mins or all day -you choose

    A beachcomb is a great way to spend your holiday. 10 mins or all day -you choose

  • If you're coming by chopper, our neighbours have space for you!

    If you're coming by chopper, our neighbours have space for you!

  • Quality Surf, Rock and River fishing abounds

    Quality Surf, Rock and River fishing abounds

  • The sun sets on The Great Ocean Road. Day drive to the Twelve Apostles.

    The sun sets on The Great Ocean Road. Day drive to the Twelve Apostles.

  • Picture Window views to the beach and river

    Picture Window views to the beach and river

  • The pebbled shower base is a lovely touch!

    The pebbled shower base is a lovely touch!

  • Modular Architect Design overlooks the valley and beach

    Modular Architect Design overlooks the valley and beach

  • Lounge with Cable TV, 100 DVD Library, Playstation with Games and Bose for iPod

    Lounge with Cable TV, 100 DVD Library, Playstation with Games and Bose for iPod

  • Master Bedroom has great views inside and outside the home. Blind  for privacy.

    Master Bedroom has great views inside and outside the home. Blind for privacy.

  • Dining 'Stage'

    Dining 'Stage'

  • External view looking South to beach

    External view looking South to beach

  • If you're in good shape you can beach walk to Kennett River. 3 to 4 hours.

    If you're in good shape you can beach walk to Kennett River. 3 to 4 hours.

  • An extensive DVD library and Cable Television to keep all entertained.

    An extensive DVD library and Cable Television to keep all entertained.

  • Feeding the parrots is a daily family delight.

    Feeding the parrots is a daily family delight.

  • Old fashioned fun for all the family - Eels abound in the river at night.

    Old fashioned fun for all the family - Eels abound in the river at night.

  • Nestled in the bush, overlooking the beach is Tottie's Place

    Nestled in the bush, overlooking the beach is Tottie's Place

  • A favourite reading spot ...

    A favourite reading spot ...

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  • Calendar last updated 03/18/2015
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