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The Bearhouse at Pretty Beach

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4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, Internet, bed sheets
4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, Internet, bed sheets

Overview of The Bearhouse at Pretty Beach

The Bearhouse at Pretty Beach

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

4 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 8

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Pet-friendly
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor Space
  • Fireplace
Pretty Beach, NSW

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAustralian Reptile Park33 min drive
  • Popular LocationMona Vale Beach82 min drive
  • Popular LocationAvalon Beach89 min drive
  • AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)92 min drive

About this property

Entire place

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

The Bearhouse at Pretty Beach

Holiday home in Pretty Beach with kitchen and balcony
With easy access to Bouddi National Park and overlooking the idyllic Brisbane Waters, The Bear House offers the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Lobster Beach walking track can be accessed from the rear garden, and you’ll find yourself in a sheltered bay fringed with stunning natural bushland.

Brimming with old world original features, rustic charm and quirky corners renowned architect David Boyle cleverly combines the cosiness of yesteryear with the luxury of open plan alfresco living/dining in this relaxed coastal home. Surrounded by willow trees and wild flowers, you’ll find it hard not to unwind. Take a nap in the hammock, dive into a good book or treat yourself to a bush bubble bath under the stars.

As this beautiful home is being offered as a short-term rental, we kindly ask our guests to familiarise themselves with the short-term rental code of conduct, in particular part 2.5 which refers to the rights and obligations of the guest. This will help ensure your stay is enjoyed without interruption.

Features include:

* Rustic but modern timber kitchen with dishwasher, gas cooking and retractable windows
* Open plan lounge, dining and kitchen offering indoor-outdoor living
* Second cosy lounge room with pot belly stove and access to small courtyard
* Sunroom bathed in natural light, perfect for losing yourself in your latest novel
* Master bedroom queen bed, open plan walk-through robe, ensuite (please note there is no door to the ensuite) and private deck
* Fourth bedroom/sitting room with single bed and sofa bed. Please note this room does not have doors but benefits from curtains for privacy
* Spacious outdoor entertaining area with BBQ and children’s cubby house
* Family bathroom with bath/shower and laundry facilities
* Outdoor bath/shower with hot and cold water
* Ceiling fans and gas heating
* Access to the Lobster Beach walking trail, Box Head and Wagstaff (please note vary in difficulty and length)
* Walking distance to Wagstaffe – Palm Beach Ferry

Additional cleaning measures as well as flexible cancellation policies* are in place to bring peace of mind when booking your retreat during these turbulent times.*If state governments restrict travel due to COVID 19, preventing a booking from taking place, we will happily change your dates to a better time.
Guest accommodation at this holiday home offers fireplaces and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include baths or showers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • Internet access

Parking and transport

  • Car recommended


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster
  • Spices


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room
  • Wood stove

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area


  • Laundry facilities


  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Things to do

  • Golf privileges
  • Swimming nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby


  • Sleeps 8

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Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM


Check-out before 9:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

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


Pets are allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

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
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

The Bearhouse At Pretty Pretty
The Bearhouse at Pretty Beach Pretty Beach
The Bearhouse at Pretty Beach Private vacation home
The Bearhouse at Pretty Beach Private vacation home Pretty Beach

About this area

Pretty Beach

Located in Pretty Beach, this holiday home is near the beach. Ettalong Beach and Laycock Street Theater are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Umina Recreation Centre and Australian Reptile Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at McEvoy Oval or The Entertainment Grounds. Make sure you get close to the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Turo Reserve - 5 min walk
  • Pretty Beach Harbour - 10 min walk
  • Australian Reptile Park - 33 min drive
  • Mona Vale Beach - 82 min drive
  • Avalon Beach - 89 min drive

Getting around

  • Woy Woy Station - 16 min drive
  • Tascott Station - 23 min drive
  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 92 min drive


  • Yum Yum Dining - 3 min drive
  • Hardy's Bistro - 3 min drive
  • Impact Plants - 8 min drive
  • The Grand Pavilion - 13 min drive
  • Wollombi Pantry - 13 min drive

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5/5 Excellent

Great Easter at the Bearhouse
It was a great house, lots of light, different living areas, beautifully furnished. We loved it!!