HEAVENLY SPA RETREAT is a cosy, romantic, heavenly and private getaway for couples. The studio located near the beach on a hill just off the coast at East Bateau Bay.
It was opened in August 2007 and refurbished under new management.
The Spa Retreat is a private home upstairs (unoccupied) and a refurbished one bedroom self-contained garden studio apartment with a large outdoor courtyard and its own private entrance downstairs. Exclusive use of the garden, BBQ and spa area is provided for your enjoyment only!
The therapy spa with its own garden deck under a Japanese-style pergola. You will never experience a spa like it! Truly, the Rolls Royce of spas. your choice of ten different coloured lights is pure magic at night under the stars or enjoy an optic light show while you get a complete spa workout. There is no better way to bliss out, relax, repair your body and feel uplifted. It can take 2-3 hours to heat up spa, however at your request we can have it turned on prior to arrival.
Parking is available for a small/medium size car otherwise you can park your car on Rickard Street.
The kitchen has a microwave, fridge, two hot plates and large pantry with all your kitchen essentials. There is a reverse cycle air-conditioner, TV, DVD player and a small reading library with DVD s. Use of a washing machine and dryer is also available.
Fluffy white bathrobes and spa/beach towels are provided for the spa. All linen is included.
The studio has its own private outdoor dining and paved courtyard area. A large gas BBQ supplied with all your BBQ needs.
Bateau Bay Beach is a ten minute walk away and is a beautiful, quiet and secluded protected swimming beach within the Wyrrabalong National Park. The beach has low tide rockpools and is excellent for swimming, sun baking, fishing and snorkelling. Shelly Beach is a 20 minute walk or 5 minute drive away.
The Tuggerah Lakes Golf Course at Bateau Bay is 5 minutes drive away and offers probably the best ocean views of any golf course in Australia. It is situated on Shelley Beach, famous for hosting surfing titles, a 4km stretch of golden sand between rockpools.
BOWLING AND OTHER SPORTS CLUBS
Bateau Bay also has a world-class bowling and croquet club which welcomes visitors as well as a numerous clubs within walking distance with free courtesy buses.
Mingara Recreation Club is 10 minutes drive away with an olympic pool and water park, gym and a range of restaurants.
The Entrance is a 10 minute drive north where you can hire a small boat to fish on the lake, see a movie, enjoy one of the many seafood restaurants or watch the feeding of the Pelicans at 3.30pm every day.
Terrigal is a 10 minute drive south where you can indulge yourself at one of the many fine dining restaurants and cafes, stroll the beach promenade or walk up and catch the stunning view at the Skillion.
Shopping is well catered for with the Erina Fair and Westfield Tuggerah Shopping Centres and the Homemakers and Discount Supa-Centre at Tuggerah, all within 15 minutes drive. Bay Village Shopping Centre is 5 minutes away and has 3 supermarkets, Kmart, cafes and an excellent variety of retail shops.
Erina Fair, one of the largest shopping centres in the southern hemisphere, acts as a community focal point and offers the largest range of retail stores in the region, an ice skating rink and an 8 cinema movie complex as well as a large range of restaurants and cafes.
The Retreat is also close to regular bus routes to The Entrance and Gosford.
HUNTER VALLEY WINERIES
An hour and a half away is the beautiful Hunter Valley wineries, historic villages such as Morpeth and the city of Newcastle.
CRUISES AND ART GALLERIES
Even closer are major attractions such as Brisbane Waters cruises on the Lady Kendall II which leave from Gosford Wharf, the Reptile Park at Somersby and the Ettalong ferry which visits Palm Beach. Pearl Beach with its quaint village atmosphere and famous restaurant and the historic Avoca Beach Theatre in Avoca are just over half an hour away.
The Gosford Regional Art Gallery and Japanese garden is also worth a visit to feed the Koi fish as are the Ken Duncan and Neil Joseph Art Galleries, boutique shops in East Gosford and all the wonderful nurseries including the Wildflower Place in Erina Heights.Get the full listing »