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Bed Configuration:
Queen Size 2 x Queen Size 153 cm x 203 cm
Bunk bed 2x Singles 1 x Bunk bed 2x Singles 2 x 92 cm x 187 cm

Prices Starting From: AUD($) 150.00 
Get rewarded. Stay longer, pay less: 5 nights = 5% discount, 10+ nights = 10% discount, 20 nights = 20% discount, 20+ nights = 30% discount. Other durations and executive stays contact us for a tailored quote.

Property Description

ABSOLUTE BEACH FRONT. Bonny Hill's patrolled Rainbow Beach, surf break, children's playground and unleashed dog beach straight across the road. Put on your cosies and off you go! Ocean views throughout. One of three original beach cottages, and last one standing! Received TLC and now modern inside. Decorated in style. Free WIFI, Aircon in lounge, Nespresso coffee machine. Pet friendly on request, fully enclosed back yard, please inform us about your pet. Space for boats and caravans. Plenty of parking space.

Open plan living, all single level, access to the cottage is via a front ramp, 2 steps and backdoor with 3 steps.
Two bedrooms, 4 beds, sleeps 4-6 people. Master bedroom with queen bed. Second bedroom queen bed and single bunk bed. One bathroom inside with shower, vanity, toilet. A second toilet is located outside next to the laundry building. Second shower (older style hence not counted as proper shower, yet fully functional) inside the laundry building.
Laundry building with Miele washing machine.

Just the cutest cottage with lots of wall art from local artists, surf memorabilia and historic Bonny hills shots. Beds are made with fresh high quality linen. Open plan living with kitchen island. Large dining table. Relaxing lounge. Ocean views from almost everywhere. Plenty of outdoor space on the covered front balcony featuring outdoor dining and a hooded gas BBQ. Pick some fresh herbs from the back patio. The cottage was used from the 1950's onwards by city and inland folk for holidays, was only reachable by sand path back then!

Guests have access to the whole property except for the garage which is used by owners for storage and not big enough for most cars. Guests are welcome to use the garage to store surf boards, just let us know.
Please park your card on the driveway, on the street (free parking) or across the road, plenty of options!

PET FRIENDLY on request
Furry friends are welcome. Ideally outside dogs or well trained smaller inside dogs. Pets to be kept off furniture and beds, at night pets can sleep inside at back hallway or in the laundry. Please just chat to us about your needs and kindly inform us about the type of pet. Thank you. The side yard and back patio are fully enclosed. Dog bowls are provided.
The dog friendly beach is straight across the road on the left side of the creek.

This cottage is almost too good to be true, located near the Big4 holiday park yet more privacy and plenty of your own space.You will not regret staying here! Tallowood is part of the mySOLscape holiday rental portfolio across the greater Port Macquarie coastline. "Escape to the sun" of beautiful Bonny Hills.

How to reach the property

Rodley street corner of Beach Street, dark grey cottage with blue front door.

Points of Interests

Rainbow beach straight across the road
* 4 key beaches a stone throw away
*Crowdy Bay National Park within 15 min drive
* Close to great surf breaks, e.g. Bonny Hills, Middle Rock, Point Plomer, Crescent Head, Scotts Head
* * Local surf club and Fat Fish Bistro 2 min walk
* Local tavern/bistro 5 min drive or 15 min walk. Free courtesy bus available
* Local supermarket, grocery store and fuel within 5 min.
* Bigger supermarkets 10 min drive
* Port Macquarie town and gourmet restaurants 25 min drive
* Golf course 15 min drive
* Billabong koala park 15 min drive
* Timbertown Wauchope 25 min drive
* Three wineries within 10 min drive
* On the koala sculpture art trail, from Port Macquarie to Bonny Hills
* Highland waterfalls and hinterland 30 min drive
* Laurieton local markets (3rd Sun of month) 10 min drive


Security Deposit

To ensure our properties are treated fairly, guests are required to agree to abide by our House Rules by electronically signing our Registration Form regarding a Security Bond prior to arrival. The Security Bond for this property is: 200.00 AUD($) .

Booking Cancellation Policy


We understand things can happen beyond your control. We strive to work towards a satisfactory solution for all and will assess your situation and options available. Our general refund policy:

  • Grace period 24 hours  Cancellations within 24 hours of booking are free of charge for bookings made on our direct booking website*. 
  • Cancellations made more than 60 days prior to arrival incur an admin fee of $100 and any cost recovery charges for third party travel sites.*
  • Cancellations between 60 and 30 days prior to arrival incur a loss of deposit, generally 50% of the total rate of your booking. If we can secure a new booking for the dates that you cancelled we will refund your monies paid to date minus a $100 admin fee and any cost recovery charges for third party travel sites*.
  • Cancellations made within 30 days of arrival are generally not permitted and incur a loss of full payment. If we can secure a new booking we will refund your monies paid minus a $200 admin fee plus any cost recovery charges for third party travel sites and any discounts given to new guests to secure the new booking.
  • * Reservations made via third party on-line travel sites such as Airbnb,, Stayz may incur cost recovery charges for booking fees and commissions that these sites still charge us when you cancel.

  • COVID-19: If government introduces a travel ban, major events are cancelled which are out of your and our control we will assess your situation, automatically rebook you for a future date, and in genuine cases waive all cancellation fees or apply the $100-$200 rule. If you only made your booking recently since the outbreak of the virus you were aware of the risks and in that case we will apply our standard rules.


When booking with us you agree to our house rules. Common sense applies i.e. keep the property tidy upon departure, notify us of any damages, excess (cleaning) charges may apply when rules are not met. We strive towards transparent and fair communication. Please read our full list of house rules and terms that you agree to when booking with us

Booking Modification Policy

Changes? No stress, we are here to help and work with you!

Booking Children Policy

Children are welcome. Cots and high chairs are available free of charge. Please select them as optional items during the online booking process so we can have them ready for you upon arrival.

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