Located on the world-famous Great Ocean Road. Unbeatable ocean views, popular swimming, surfing and fishing beach.
Charming early 60's retro beach cottage lovingly restored with polished timber floors, open fire and wall panel heaters in all bedrooms.
One minute walk to Skenes Beach, plus plenty of nearby beach and bush walks on your doorstep.
Easy 10 minute coastal drive from Apollo Bay township (5kms away).
2 NIGHT MINIMUM (sorry, no 1 night enquiries, thanks).
Massive timber deck, with new 5 burner gas BBQ, new drinks fridge, outdoor dining & deck chairs. Enjoy meals outdoors with some of the best beach views along the Great Ocean Road. Hand feed Cockatoos, Rosellas and King Parrots at the same time.
Well-equipped kitchen with gas stove, large fridge, dishwasher and microwave
Bathroom/laundry with dual hand basins, shower (above bath), bath, washing machine and tumble dryer
2 x flatscreen LCD TV's (lounge room and bedroom 2 - ideal for kids) each with DVD player. 150 popular and recent DVD movies for all age groups. Excellent digital TV reception with 15 TV channels.
Stereo system, 5 disc CD player and many music CD's
Free high speed Internet ADSL - incl free WI-FI connection for laptops, iPads and smartphones (reasonable usage applies)
Covered doonas and Tontine pillows are provided. Guests BYO sheets, pillowcases and towels. An optional linen service can be provided at a small additional cost.
Heaps of popular board games, jigsaws, cards and books to read .
No air conditioning or fans, all windows open to enjoy Nature's fresh sea breezes instead!!
Sorry, NO Schoolies
5 per cent discount applies to all off-peak repeat clients and all off-peak 7+ night bookings.
Thalasa Cottage has many clients who stay regularly and treasure the property as their own beach house.
Family Friendly and Pet Friendly
Sleeps up to 7 people in 3 Bedrooms
(Bed 1) 1 x Queen size ; (Bed 2) 1 x Queen size + 1 x single bed; (Bed 3*) 2 x single beds.
*Note, 3rd bedroom is not a separate private room, but a smaller sun room area with 2 single beds, which also provides walk-thru access to bedroom 2 and bathroom/laundry/toilet.
Indoors: Extensive selection of DVD's, videos, books, games and puzzles.
Shower over Bath, BBQ - Gas, Books/Magazines Supplied, CD Player, DVD, Gas stove, Internet access, Kitchen, Laundry facilities, Log fires, Stereo, Local Telephone, Television, Off street parking, VCR, Videos/DVDs Supplied
Games/videos for children under 5 available, Games/videos for children between 5 and 12 available, Games/videos for children over 12 available, Fenced/safe outdoor play area
Small-medium sized dogs are permitted, Pets are permitted inside, Secure, fully fenced running area.
Whilst we are happy to allow family pets inside the cottage, we do have a strict policy of no pets on couches, chairs or beds due to hygiene and allergy concerns for future guests.
Please note the property is not fenced but the deck is a fully enclosed 80m2 area.
The massive deck with gates at each end, looks directly out to sea - your 4-legged friend(s) will love 'patrolling' the deck!
Locality and Local Activities
Unbeatable location and views. Located only 100 meters from Skenes Creek beach with a magnificent, uninterrupted ocean view.
There are many enjoyable walks including walking into Apollo Bay township along the beach (5kms) or going inland on numerous bush walks.
Less than 5 minutes walk to the beach
You can easily walk all the (gravel/unmade) streets and country lanes around Skenes Creek, there is rarely any traffic
4WD tour operators located nearby
Bushwalking and wilderness experiences located nearby
Bushwalking maps provided,
Located near a National Park
Fishing spots available nearby, boat parking available onsite
Golf course located nearbyGet the full listing »