Fraser Island Holiday Home is a self contained tropical style home centrally located at Happy Valley on World Heritage Listed Fraser Island. The open design captures the sea breezes. The home features expansive timber decking, french doors and expansive enclosed lawn area safe for children . Extensive use is made of polished Fraser Island Satinay hardwood flooring.Hear the surf roar as you fall asleep and the birds chirp as you wake up!
The home suits large groups, perhaps 2 families wishing to share (1 upstairs and 1 down). It sleeps up to 12 people comfortably in 9 beds across 5 bedrooms. There are kitchen and bathroom facilities upstairs and down, including 2 toilets.
The bedroom configuration is:
Bedroom 1 - queen bed (upstairs) - sleeps 2
Bedroom 2 - queen bed (upstairs) - sleeps 2
Bedroom 3 - single bunk (upstairs) - sleeps 2 + cot
Bedroom 4 - 2 single bunks (downstairs) - sleeps 4
Bedroom 5 - double bed sleeps 2.
The home uses a silent, eco-friendly solar power system. but please do not overload with additional appliances such as hair dryers or car fridges. Showers and cooking facilities are gas fueled. Facilities include Satellite TV, DVD, stereo speaker, board games, books, washing machine, external gas BBQ, large dining table and ample parking.
Guests should plan to bring their own food and toiletries. A store, restaurant, bar and fuel are all available in Happy Valley if you do forget anything. Guests also need to bring their own linen (sheets & towels only). Other bedding such as pillows cases, pillows, mattress protectors, doonas and blankets are all provided. The Retreat hires linen by prior arrangement.
The holiday home is situated in the beautiful little settlement of Happy Valley, about 1/2 way up the Great Eastern Beach. There is a 200m boardwalk to the famed Eastern Beach. Happy Valley is enclosed by a dingo fence to ensure the safety and security of small children. The yard surrounding the home is also fully enclosed.
Happy Valley is a quiet location. Out of respect for others guests are asked to please minimise noise after 10pm with 'lights out' by 11pm. The home is primarily designed to accommodate families rather than students, parties or fishing groups. Wedding groups are welcome.
The holiday home is maintained to a high standard by people who live in Happy Valley. They are easily contactable and readily available should guests need anything. Fraser Island Holiday Home is a self clean ('leave it as you find it') property. Cleaning products are provided. Guests should dispose of any household rubbish at the nearby rubbish tip on departure (due west).
Popular activities on Fraser Island include fishing, swimming, sun-baking, four wheel beach driving, sightseeing, fresh water lakes, rainforest, trekking, bird watching, scenic flights, whale watching & canoeing (byo). Nearby attractions include Lakes Wabby and Garawongerra, the Maheno Ship Wreck, Eli Creek, Rainbow Gorge and the spectacular palms in Yidney Scrub rainforest. Happy Valley is the starting point for the epic 90 km long 'Great Walk' through the 'Valley of the Giants' and terminating at Dilli Village. A large wall map is provided upstairs to help you plan your daily adventures.
It is a requirement that the person making a booking imust be a resident guest, not acting for a third party. The minimum stay at Fraser Island Holiday Home is 4 nights.Get the full listing »