'Calypso's Cottage' is a stylish, light-filled beach house, with fireplace and bay views. It also has a great rear deck, lovely garden for the kids and is only a 200m walk to beautiful Chinamans beach. Calypsos is private and cosy and very well appointed - including hot outside shower - perfect for a romantic getaway or family holiday.
Please note that Calypso's Cottage does not supply linen.
Location - Calypso's Cottage is located at the northern end of Hyams Beach but is still only a short walk to the local cafe and beaches of Hyams. It is particularly close to Chinamans beach and its beautiful white sand.
Key features - A stylishly decorated cottage with enjoyablewater views from the back entertaining deck as well as the dining/kitchen area. Calypso's Cottage is also perfect for a winter break with its wood fireplace in the lounge room. There are some feature stain glass windows in some rooms and white washed floorboards throughout.
Configuration - Calypso's Cottage is a single level house with entry via the front deck, into the lounge room where there is an open fireplace for crisper evenings. The first bedroom, featuring a queen bed and built-ins looks out onto the front native garden. The cottage flows through to the open plan kitchen and dining off which there is a laundry/bathroom. Off either side of the dining room are the two more bedrooms - a queen bed, walk in wardrobe and en-suite and the other having a single bed, trundle and amoire. Both back bedrooms and dining room have access to the back deck.
Outdoors- The deck features an outdoor dining set, a BBQ, and beautiful views through to Jervis Bay. There are steps down to the large backyard where there is a hot outdoor shower.
Heating and Cooling - There is an open fireplace, gas heater, and ceiling fans in two of the bedrooms.
Linen - Calypso's Cottage does not supply linen. Linen is to be supplied by guests or to be arranged with a linen service which we can provide the contact number for. Should you choose to supply your own linen the following will be required: sheets, pillow cases, bath and beach towels, hand towels, bath mats, and face cloths.
Parking - There is a driveway for parking of 2 cars.
Pets - Sorry, Calypso's Cottage is not a pet friendly property.
Guest can access all parts of this house
Interaction with guests
Our property is not a bed and breakfast, so we will leave you in peace during your stay, however if you need us, please contact The Holidays Collection on (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)
Other things to note
Minimum stay - there is a minimum 2 night stay for all bookings, which changes to 3 nights on long weekends, 4 nights at Easter and 7 night blocks during peak season. Peak season runs from mid-December to the end of the Australia Day long weekend in January.
Peak changeover day - please note that during peak season, our properties have designated changeover days so as to make the cleaning rosters manageable.
Internet / Wi-Fi access - please be aware that there is no ADSL in Hyams Beach and poor ADSL internet in most other areas of Jervis Bay. As a result, until the NBN is rolled out, none of our houses offer internet access. If a house has internet, you may nonetheless use it with no guarantee of reliability or bandwidth by us or the owner. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is Telstra, followed by Vodafone. Otherwise, use your smart phone only during your stay or go across to Huskisson where various cafes offer free wifi. The Sanctuary Point Public Library and the St Georges Basin Country Club also provide free Wi-Fi.
Our extra rules are as follows:
• If you depart on a Sunday or public holiday, we may give you a 4pm checkout. This will be advised at the time of booking
• sorry, no schoolies, no weddings, no bucks, hens or other parties
• sorry, you may not exceed the number of guests that your house is rated for
• whilst we take care to keep all in good condition and working order, nevertheless breakages, outages and malfunctions beyond our control do occur. When this happens, we will rectify a situation as soon as practicable, but do not guarantee or take any further responsibility
• re the security bond held by airbnb for your stay: if you look after the property like your own, respect the peace and quiet of your neighbours, take out the garbage, don’t move furniture, don’t un-cable electronic appliances, only have pets if allowed, and do not get too drunk or rowdy…you should be OK
• please also be honest in reporting damage or breakages, and plan ahead to leave the house and the dirty dishes in a clean and tidy state.
Common sense stuff really, or as your grandmother would say: ‘nice manners’.
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I have been the Airbnb Account Manager at The Holidays Collection based in Hyams Beach for over 6 months now. From our portfolio of over 100 beach houses I have hand-picked a selection of our most prized properties to present to Airbnb guests.
The Holidays Collection is a privately owned company specialising in holiday rentals and sales in the Jervis Bay area. This rapidly growing business manages over 100 properties scattered along the gorgeous South Coast of NSW - including the beautiful couples only, heritage listed Hyams Beach Seaside Cottages.
We have a great team and on-site assistance from our office which is located inside the Hyams Beach Cafe!