Bookings open to all families and groups over 30 yrs old. Minimum 5-night stay required (except High Season minimum 7-night stay required) and subject to owner approval.
2015 Stayz Holiday House Nominee in the Family Category!!
The Belle of Sorrento. This is a generous beachside retreat. Generous not only in the proportions of the property, the owners of St Maarten also generously share their flair and gorgeous collections from all over the world. The decor is eclectic, yet has a sense of warmth and comfort. St Maarten is set on a double block which gives mammoth proportions and a feeling that you are on your own private parkland. The garden is divine. The sense of peace and privacy is beautiful - solitude and absolute comfort, yet only moments away from the faster pace of the Sorrento Village. Also only located 200 metres from the beautiful Diamond Bay Beach! St Maarten is perfect for an intimate retreat or a fabulous property to spend the holidays with family and friends. Anyone who loves the Mediterranean and provincial Europe will be in heaven at St Maarten. You really could be anywhere in the world!
** Living and Dining **
Where do we start? St Maarten has many living zones depending on the weather or perhaps your mood. In total there are 6 living zones. The main living zone is centered in the property and is certainly the hub. A large open plan lounge with open fire, dining, and kitchen leads through large glass doors onto an extremely large and elevated deck with views of the park-like gardens and tennis court. The deck has a lovely alfresco setting with BBQ and sun lounges. The western wing at St Maarten hosts a fabulous club lounge with the latest in sound systems, billiard table, and entertainment equipment. The club room is large - again with eclectic furnishings and beautiful views over the garden and swimming pool. St Maarten comes with a self-contained studio that is fully decked out with a lounge room, kitchenette, and separate bedroom. Again the studio has all the creature comforts as well as loads of interesting furniture and collectibles. The swimming pool, garden, and tennis courts are also considered living zones and are available whenever you feel like using any of them. The depth, contrast, and quality of St Maarten is amazing. This property has a feeling that is difficult to describe, however really quite heavenly!
** Bed and Bath **
St Maarten most comfortably sleeps 10 - but can accommodate up to 11 guests!
Bedroom 1 - the Master Suite has a King bed (which can be separated to form 2 x King Singles) also a Single Trundle bed for an additional child, ensuite with separate powder room and French doors that open onto the deck area with views over the tennis court. This suite is incredibly large and has its own TV and reading chair. It is a gorgeous room with a bright and sunny aspect - a perfect place to retreat!
Bedroom 2 - includes a Queen Bed
Bedroom 3 - includes a King Bed
Both bedrooms 2 & 3 are located adjacent to the Club Room and share a central bathroom.
Bedrooms 4 & 5 - are contained within the attached studio. The main bedroom is open plan to the lounge area and is configured with a Double Bed. Within the Studio is a separate bedroom that has 2 x Single beds. Both of these rooms also share another central bathroom. This is great if you are sharing the property and still like to maintain your own space.
** Please note: ** if you have more than 10 guests staying at the property i.e. 11 in total, an additional $25 extra per night will be charged.
Pets: On request only (owner approval required)
Bookings open to families or groups over the age of 30 yrs.
This stunning resort-style property is modern with a touch of sophistication, beautifully furnished, and designed to enhance a relaxed coastal lifestyle. Offering guests plenty of space across 4 bedrooms, two living zones, and an amazing outdoor alfresco living zone including a pool cabana. Architecturally designed to create that seamless transition between indoors and outdoors.
The main living zone is stunning, beautifully furnished, massive modular lounge, gorgeous artwork, floor rugs, scatter cushions, and a feature fireplace. Giving this room a sense of sophistication, yet casual ambiance at the same time. It also has a northern aspect allowing the natural sunlight to filter through effortlessly. The ultra-sleek open plan kitchen/dining room sits adjacent to this area. Complete with top of the range appliances and light fittings, a striking stone island bench with 8 bar stools and a gorgeous dining suite for 12 guests.
The second living zone is located at the other end of the property. The floor plan has been cleverly designed allowing this zone to still feel connected to the kitchen area, as the line of sight is never broken due to the ceiling to floor glass walls, which slide open and connect all areas. This living zone is simply gorgeous, overlooking the pool area and designed to enhance the relaxed coastal lifestyle.
**Outdoor Living Zone**
Definitely a key highlight of this property is the sheer beauty of the outdoor area. Stunning alfresco dining area, overlooking the 25 metre pool & spa with beach area. Outdoor lounges and daybed, alfresco dining suite, hammocks, set among beautifully landscaped gardens, pool cabana, and a viewing platform over the tennis court. This is resort-style living at its finest!
**Bed and Bath**
The Belmond comfortably sleeps 10 guests with an option to accommodate an additional 2 children on trundle beds.
Bedroom 1 - The Master King Suite has its own wing upstairs overlooking the house, pool, and tennis court. It offers the ultimate in luxury & privacy, complete with a television and a modern sleek ensuite and walkthrough robe.
The other 3 bedrooms are located on the living level. All rooms are very spacious and stylish, decorated with luxurious & modern furnishings.
Bedroom 2 - includes a King size suite with spacious modern ensuite
Bedroom 3 - includes a Queen size bed with television
Bedroom 4 - includes a King size bed and 1 x Set of Bunks
Central Bathroom - located between bedrooms 3 & 4. Simply stunning, sleek design with a glass panel wall feature, quality cabinetry, including a bath.
Other features include fully equipped laundry downstairs including shower & toilet, WIFI, heating/cooling throughout, boat/jet ski parking if required, fully equipped laundry, multiple Smart TV's, sound system and so much more!
STRICTLY NO PETS
Need to self-isolate ??? This is the perfect property for you to enjoy your own space and time. Situated on an excluded acre of property - Casa La Playa has all of the facilities to stay at home and peacefully enjoy the necessity to stay on the confines of the property. We can assure you that the property will be fully and extensively disinfected and cleaned prior to your arrival and again at your departure.
Bookings open to all families and groups over 27yrs old.
If you are a discerning Peninsula goer you will know that the trend is to move to the unspoiled and understated back beach precinct of Rye. Within this precinct, you will find The Playhouse Casa la Playa - the ultimate holiday house designed for discerning travellers who appreciate style. The property is positioned only a short walk away from the Number 16 Beach, with breathtaking scenery along the way. It is also centrally located to all the wonderful activities that the Peninsula has to offer. The Peninsula Hot Springs, amazing beaches, world-class golf courses, renowned Australian wineries, the famous Sorrento shopping strip, and Portsea, are all within 10-20 minutes' drive or less! Whilst these features will undoubtedly attract you to The Playhouse Casa la Playa, it is the quality of this fabulous property that will clinch your decision. Architecturally savvy this property has a contemporary interior and is designed for those who like space and also appreciate modern living. Aside from the oversized proportions, this property offers an exceptional level of privacy for all guests, as each room has its own ensuite! The bedrooms are spaced well apart and both the internal and external living zones are spacious. It also includes a chef's kitchen, informal and formal dining areas, both indoors and outdoors, a sports bar, and a superb lounge area. The outdoors has a fabulous deck area for entertaining, also where you can appreciate the beautiful indigenous landscaped gardens. The Playhouse Casa la Playa is a brilliant property that has it all!
** Living & Dining **
The very nature of a holiday house is to relax, to find space, and have some sanctuary or solitude. It has been designed to optimise the mood and setting that you require. The Lounge area is the social centrepiece to the property. It shares an open-plan space with the dining room and the bar area. Understated in a minimalist theme, the decor is modern with a large modular lounge including a large plasma TV and entertainment system. The beauty of this room is access to all the social areas, including the oversized outdoor living area which is accessed through large cafe doors. In the warmer months, the combined indoor and outdoor living areas make for luxurious proportions and create an alfresco feeling regardless of where you are in the property. The bar area is a great haven to relax and socialise whilst someone with some culinary flair makes use of the chef's kitchen. The kitchen is immaculate, again with large proportions, and has all the modern conveniences that make life easy. The dining room boasts a beautiful 12 seater dining table, which has a formal element yet with casual sophistication. If entertaining is your thing then you can not beat The Playhouse Casa la Playa for all the facilities, style, and space you desire!
** Bed & Bath **
Deciding where to sleep is the only dilemma you will have when staying at Casa la Playa. All bedrooms are configured with Queen sized beds except for Bedroom 4 where the King size bed converts into 2 x King Single beds giving flexibility with the bedding configuration. A terrific feature of Casa la Playa is the fact that each bedroom has a private ensuite - great for privacy or if you want to escape and get some solitude!
Bedroom 1 - includes a Queen bed and ensuite
Bedroom 2 - includes a Queen bed and ensuite
Bedroom 3 - includes a Queen bed and ensuite
Bedroom 4 - includes a King bed and ensuite (or 2 x King single beds on request)
PETS ARE STRICTLY NOT ALLOWED
Bookings open to all families and groups over 27yrs old. No pets, please!
What a great holiday house for an extended family or group of friends. With 8 bedrooms this beach house sleeps up to 22 guests and is only a short walk to the Rye bay beach and shopping strip. Also with a billiard table, enclosed yard, and loads of space you will want to come back again and again!
** Living & Dining: **
Upon entering Via Nuova you instantly sense the relaxed ambiance of this large traditional beach house. It is both functional and very casual. With the living area both upstairs and downstairs there are plenty of options to relax.
Upstairs you will find the kitchen and dining areas overlooking a large deck with BBQ, outdoor setting, and fabulous valley views. The pool table is a great feature all year round.
The downstairs living area overlooks an enclosed/secure front yard a great safe area for the kids to play. There is also a kitchenette in the laundry downstairs.
Via Nuova is a fabulous property all year round!
** Bed & Bath: **
Via Nuova is an 8 bedroom property that sleeps 22 guests.
There is a bathroom on each level and both bathroom have a separate toilet and shower room within the bathroom.
Upstairs you will find 4 bedrooms and the other 4 bedrooms are downstairs.
The layout is as follows:
** Upstairs **
Bedroom 1: includes 1 x Queen Bed
Bedroom 2: includes 1 x Double Bed + 1 x Set of Bunk Beds
Bedroom 3: includes 1 x Queen Bed
Bedroom 4: includes 2 x Sets of Bunk Beds
** Downstairs **
Bedroom 1: includes 1 x Queen Bed
Bedroom 2: includes 1 x Single Bed + 1 x Set of Bunks
Bedroom 3: includes 1 x Queen Bed
Bedroom 4: includes 1 x Queen Bed + 1 x Single Bed