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Freshwaterbay Holiday House

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Beach nearby
TV, DVD player, books, video library
3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, bed sheets

Overview of Freshwaterbay Holiday House

Entire home

Freshwaterbay Holiday House


4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

3 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 8

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space
  • Barbecue grill
Penneshaw, SA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPenguin Interpretive Centre13 min walk
  • Popular LocationSealink Ferry Terminal15 min walk
  • Popular LocationLashmar Conservation Park21 min drive
  • AirportKangaroo Island, SA (KGC-Kingscote)39 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 8
100 sq m
Bedroom 1
    2 single beds
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
    2 single beds
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Freshwaterbay Holiday House

Family-friendly holiday home in Penneshaw
Freshwater Bay ia a north facing beach house located in a prime position with spectacular views overlooking beautiful Penneshaw Bay.
Enjoy sensational beach and sea views from the covered deck,living, dining and kitchen areas and the main bedroom. Enjoy in all seasons!

Open living and dining area is spacious, light and airy with comfortable lounge and reverse cycle air conditioning.
Enjoy drinks and alfresco dining on the spacious elevated deck and take in superb views of Penneshaw Beach and Backstairs Passage to the mainland.
The 3 bedrooms accommodate 8 people. main bedroom with a queen bed,second bedroom with 2 single beds and the third is a family room with a queen and a bunk bed. Mattresses are very comfortable and all beds are supplied with linen and towels.

Attached is a large garage with room for a car and a boat
The large backyard adjoins a native reserve at the rear and is a great spot for ball games and watching wallabies and varied bird life including Blue Wrens and various cockatoos including the Glossy Black Cockatoo.
Fairy penguins and dolphins are found in the bay and there is a penguin information and viewing area with in walking distance of the house

Air-conditioned accommodation at this holiday home offers DVD players and a hairdryer. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include a shower.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Gary or Jodie
Speaks English

Property amenities


  • Near the beach

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage
  • Car recommended

Family friendly

  • Children's games
  • High chair


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Paper towels
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Dining room


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Games
  • Video library
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • Next to a golf course
  • Near the bay

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Winery tours nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 8
  • Unit size: 1076 sq ft (100 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Freshwaterbay Holiday House Penneshaw
Freshwaterbay Holiday Penneshaw
Freshwaterbay Holiday
Freshwaterbay Penneshaw
Freshwaterbay House Penneshaw
Freshwaterbay Holiday House Penneshaw
Freshwaterbay Holiday House Private vacation home
Freshwaterbay Holiday House Private vacation home Penneshaw

About this area


Located in Penneshaw, this holiday home is next to a golf course and near the beach. Sealink Ferry Terminal and Kangaroo Island Sealink are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Baudin Conservation Park and Dudley Conservation Park. Kayaking and fishing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with cycling and hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • Penguin Interpretive Centre - 13 min walk
  • Sealink Ferry Terminal - 15 min walk
  • Lashmar Conservation Park - 21 min drive
  • The Oyster Farm Shop - 31 min drive
  • Antechamber Bay Beach - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Kangaroo Island, SA (KGC-Kingscote) - 39 min drive


  • Penneshaw Hotel - 11 min walk
  • Millie Mae's Pantry - 12 min walk
  • Fat Beagle - 12 min walk
  • Fish of Penneshaw - 14 min walk
  • Fire and Smoke - 14 min walk

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 16 out of 19 reviews
5 - Excellent 84%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 19 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 19 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 19 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 19 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Amazing views
Well located property just a short walk to the beach.

5/5 Excellent

Best Holiday ever.
Gary was excellent to deal with, the property was exactly as advertised. Everything was well presented and very clean.

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent holiday accommodation. Wonderful views.
Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Comfortable, simple, quite shack with great views
We had a great stay on the island for 9 days, It was a comfortable spot to come home to every night after exploring the island, loved spending time on the deck each day absorbing the views and enjoying the peace and quite. The shack is clean & modest with a relatively new kitchen.

5/5 Excellent

Penneshaw stay
An amazing view and a spacious yet cosy property