Original Boatshed Right On Waters Edge
- $840.00 For Two Per Weekend -
This stunning boatshed has been fully restored with warmth, character & style in abundance. The open-plan living area is complimented with massive barn doors that slide open right at the waters edge. Timber floors and rough-hewn beams recall its boatshed origins, whilst the free standing sandstone fireplace and cosy day beds, invite you to recline in luxurious comfort.
Outside, the wrap around timber deck with both deck chairs & dining table, extends right to the waters edge....the perfect place to watch the tide , the moon & the sun rise.
simply relax , fish, read ( there are no walking tracks in this area)
take a boat trip to lunch..see below
launch the 2 single kayaks & explore the nearby river beaches, Bar Island, Gentlemans Halt & Spencer.
2 queen beds, iron & hair dryer
ground coffee & tea, sugar , coffee plunger
sea salt , pepper grinder, olive oil, balsamic vinegar
glad wrap, foil, paper towel, serviettes, fabric napkins etc
well equipped kitchen with gas BBQ, electric stove, oven, microwave & dishwasher
TV, Foxtel, DVD, Video & CD player ( all TV stations )
fishing rods, two single canoes w/ life jackets
private jetty with ladder & stair access
board games, books & magazines
favourite CDs, DVDs, reading material
hooks, bait, sinkers for fishing
toiletries, personal belongings including swimming costume & footwear for kayaking
personal repellant , sunscreen, sunhat, sunglasses
food & beverage, there are no shops
Just a reminder that OXLEY BOATSHED is boat access only. There are absolutely no roads to the property, which does make getting there part of the adventure!
From SYDNEY travel north along the Pacific Highway # 1 & F3 FREEWAY, crossing the Hawkesbury River & immediately take the Brooklyn exit. Come back over the river a second time, on the PACIFIC HIGHWAY #83 & turn directly left in to KANGAROO POINT for your scheduled transfer ....or secod left Brooklyn Rd for Hire Boat Pick Up Allow an hour by car from Sydney, and in peak periods add 30 minutes....& always plan to 30 mins early..the boat waits for no one!
Scheduled Boat Transfers
transfers be secured at time of booking your stay
Mon Fri mid morning, except public holidays - $27.50pp
At Other Times - $65.00pp
limited spaces per trip, so contact us direct to discuss & book in your seats...scheduled transfers need to be booked & paid for at time of booking accomodation
Parking at your pick up point Kangaroo Point is non restricted public parking
Own Boat up to 20' suitable. ..only by prior arrangement & if familiar with a running line ( there is no pontoon ) We recommend the Mooney Mooney Public Ramp which is an excellent ramp or a smaller private ramp at Dolphin Marina, 1 Brooklyn Rd for launching trailer boats. A small fee applies. Call on 02 9985 7307. Some guests enjoy the longer & very scenic boat journey from Apple Tree Bay or Akuna Bay
RESTAURANTS & CAFES
Peats Bite weekends only, advance bookings essential, 02 9985 9040 - closed July/Aug. A great place for a long relaxed lunch, in one of the most beautiful & unique locations on the river. $130.00pp ( licensed ) You will need to advance book in your boat transfers,direct with the restaurant at the time of booking your table. . You can also travel there by hireboat or own boat
Spencer Village Store & Cafe serving legendary breakfasts, brunch & light lunch. Truly the 'Hub of the Universe'. Also supplying a good range of meat, some vegetables & just about everything else you may need. Licensed Bottle Shop as well. Kitchen closes around Phone 4377 1123. About 10km upriver by boat.
Cottage Point A stunning setting & excellent α la carte menu, Travel by own boat is fine, but too far by hire boat . Book on 9456 1008. Great water taxi journey approx $120pp each way.
Travel Approx. 15 km by Boat . Not suited to travel by self drive runabout. Check with restaurant regarding parking own boat at jetty.
Berowra Waters Inn 9456 1027
Call us to discuss your transfers at time of booking your stay. Imperative to make sure the table booking & water taxi can coincide. Allow 3 hrs for 6 course; 2.5hrs for 4/5courses. Be sure to inform restaurant of the water taxi pick up time, so that taxi can run to schedule. Taxi approx. $60pp each way.
Oxley Boatshed is fully self contained & booked exclusively
Before you arrive, the house is opened, ready for you to simply kick back & relax
Children not suited
VALID:- for bookings confirmed before 30 DECEMBER 2014
DEPOSIT :-$200.00 deposit required to confirm booking
LINEN:- 100% premium cotton , rates below inclusive linen for master bedroom
ADDITIONAL GUESTS - POA
WEEKENDS Friday to Sunday (any 2 nights)
excluding 20 December to 10 January & Long Weekends
2 guests- $840.00
Aust Day(up to 3 nights )
Anzac, Q B'day, Oct Long Weekend- (up to 3 nights )
Easter (up to 4nights )
MID WEEK SPECIAL Monday to Thursday (up to 3 nights )
excluding 20 December to 31 January & Long Weekends
2 guests- $890.00
WEEKLY SPECIAL - 6 nights
excluding 20 December to 31 January & Long Weekends
2 guests- $1290.00
XMAS & NEW YEAR:-POA
if you would like to view more images of OXLEY BOATSHED simply click on 'view photo gallery' above; also go to Bar Point in 'Location Information' for views of the general area
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