Bush Baby is a casual, comfortable and very affordable beach house - perfect for families. It is an easy walk to beautiful Blenheim Beach, and has a large bush reserve at its rear. Its location and tranquility will pleasantly surprise you.
Bush Baby does not provide linen, so please remember to bring bedding, bath towels, face clothes and beach towels.
Location - Bush Baby is located in the sought after southern precinct of Vincentia - only a two minute walk to beautiful Blenheim Beach or5 minutes to Greenfields Beach, You can also walk through to Hyams Beach in 15 minutes, along a stunning stretch of coastline. You should never need to get into the car...but if you do, the heart of Vincentia, with a Coles supermarket and many specialty shops is only 5 minutes away. Bush Baby backs onto a large reserve with natural bush and an easy track to the beach, Perfect for the children.
Key Features - Bush Baby has a quiet bushland setting and is very well laid out for families with children. There is plenty of space to run around and easy access to the beach.
Configuration - Bush Baby is a two storey house, configured as follows:
The upstairs level has two queen bedrooms, combined living and dining area, kitchen, and a great deck that overlooks natural bushland. There is also a toilet with hand basin on this level. A split system air conditioner in the living room keeps this level very cool in summer, or nice and warm in the winter months!
Downstairs has two additional bedrooms (one with tri-bunk and one with two singles + trundle), a bathroom with shower and bath, a kids lounge with TV, a downstairs deck overlooking the bush reserve as well, an entrance room, and a deck with box seat at the front door. There is also a table tennis table and laundry area in the garage + a double outdoor shower with hot and cold water on the side of the house!
Outdoors - Bush Baby has a double outdoor shower with hot and cold water, a downstairs patio area, and a good sized deck upstairs. The house has good sized gardens and plenty of space near the bush reserve for kids to run around safely. The backyard is partially fenced, so is secure for your dog...and maybe your kids!
Heating and Cooling - Bush baby has electric heaters to keep you warm during the winter.
Linen - Bush Baby does not supply linen. Linen is to be supplied by tenant 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 off street, open air parking for 2 cars. 2 additional cars can be parked on the grass as needed. The driveway is fairly steep but safe.
Pets - Bush Baby is a pet friendly property; however the property is not fenced. The backyard is partially fenced, so is secure for your dog.
Guests can access all of this property.
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
LINEN IS NOT PROVIDED AT THIS PROPERTY BUT CAN BE HIRED.
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’.
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!