Our home is set out over 4 levels to capture the view of the Pacific Ocean. The main bedroom has an en-suite and walk in robe. The other two bedrooms share the family bathroom. The bottom level has kitchen, dining and lounge room that open onto a 40sqm deck with BBQ and outdoor dining.
Copacabana is a beautiful, quiet coastal village surrounded by surfing and swimming beaches located just 80km north of Sydney (we have no through traffic, there's only one road in and out). Travelling distances to Sydney are just over 1 hour by car or, if using public transport, there is a 15 min drive to the train station and a scenic 1 hour 10min trip to Sydney Central.
Copacabana village has a general store, 3 cafes, a restaurant, bar, bakery, pharmacy, newsagency, post office, take away food outlet, bottle shop, playground, skate park and tennis courts.
Avoca (just over the hill) also has restaurants, a picture theatre, cafes, ocean pool and lake with aquabike/kayak hire (during summer only).
Terrigal beach is a 5 minute drive. Terrigal offers access to deep sea diving on the recently scuttled "Adelaide" (off Avoca), and is home to the 5* Crown Plaza Hotel offering excellent fine dining as well as relaxed beer garden dining and entertainment overlooking the beach.
A 15 minute drive away is Erina Fair shopping centre with Australia's major supermarkets, department and variety stores. A 9 screen cinema complex, restaurants, gym, medical centre.
Whale watching season from our balcony is from June/July and then again October/November The Central Coast is one of New South Wales' most sought after holiday destinations with 30 beaches, 13 National Parks and State Reserves, an abundance of waterways and lakes, pristine valleys and mountains offering total relaxation as well as plenty of activities to enjoy.
Sydney Harbour is magnificent and our Opera House is simply stunning (guided tours available). Hop On and Off Buses run in Sydney to all major tourist attractions.
The Hunter Valley, NSW's premier wine district is an easy 1.5 hrs drive. A car is available. http://www.centralcoastaustralia.com.au
Setting: House - 2 or more floors / Main Residence, Seaside
Entertainment: DVD, Internet access, TV, Family Room / Playroom
Amenities: Balcony / Deck, Dishwasher, Clothes Washer, Microwave Oven, Peaceful Surroundings, View, Fireplace, Garden, Parking included, Terrace / Patio
Extras: Use of bicycle(s), Corner Shop, Pharmacy
Leisure: Park / Playground, Cafés, Restaurants
Transport: Bus, Car Necessary
Conditions: Smoking Not Allowed, Car Exchange is offered/negotiable