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Warrawee: lakefront house

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

This architect designed home is located on the shores of Smiths Lake. Its large open plan living area flows to large covered decks on both levels, with northerly views to the lake.

Huge gourmet kitchen, dining for ten, four bedrooms, two bathrooms.


Free use of our kayaks

Stereo system with sound on both levels (with iPod cable)

TV, DVD/Video


Full laundry facilities

Right on the water...

Fifty metres from the back door you will find the shores of Smiths Lake. On the path to the lake you will find some kayaks, please feel free to use them.

Go for a paddle in the late afternoon and see the sunset from the water, or first thing in the morning is a great way to start the day!

Loads of space!

Living areas and two bedrooms on each level. Upstairs has a large kitchen and lounge opening to a big north facing deck. Downstairs has another living room, with slow combustion fireplace, and another large deck.

Upstairs: Bed 1 with Queen Bed, Bed 2 with two singles.

Downstairs: Bed 3 with Queen Bed, Bed 4 with four singles (bunks)

More Details

Michael Jones
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 September, 2018

About Michael Jones

We live in Sydney, and after a family holiday to Smiths Lake in 2005, we fell in love with the area and found ourselves looking in the real estate agent windows. We ended up buying a lovely north facing lakefront block of land, and in early 2007 we enjoyed our first stay in the house we had designed and built by great local people.

We enjoy being able to have friends stay at the house, and to share it with other people. We only wish we had more time to visit it more often ourselves!

Michael Jones purchased this house in 2007

Why Michael Jones chose Smiths Lake

We had the house built to our needs, but also with a view to other people staying in it. The layout with living areas, bedrooms, bathrooms and decks on both levels works really well for two families to stay together.

This part of the lake is on a gorgeous bay, with a due north aspect, which is unusual for Smiths Lake. It’s sheltered from the southerly winds, is very quiet. Guests often rave about the kitchen, it’s bigger than most homes, and works really well for the keen cook.

The two kayaks are a great way to explore the lake, we often paddle around to Frothy Coffee for something to eat or drink, about a 20 minute paddle.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Smiths Lake around the Mid-Coast Council

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please treat our house with the same care and respect you would treat your own home, also respecting our neighbours by being aware of noise.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 4 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing


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Warrawee: lakefront house
average rating of 4.952381 based on 21 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Fantastic Home in a superb position. We really enjoyed our stay. Home is extremely well equipped and is in a quiet picturesque area. Perfect place to relax and enjoy some downtime.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Fantastic house for 2 families

  • 5 of 5

Warrawee is a fantastic house for 2 families and has the best kitchen we have ever experienced at a holiday house.The beds are very comfortable and the deck allows you to watch the sun set. The kayaks are brilliant. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Lambton, Australia

Excellent house

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house was huge and gave our 2 families tons of room. Kids loved the kayaks and us adults enjoyed the afternoon relax on the huge deck.

Thanks again

  • Review Submitted: 06-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Will definitely come for a second visit

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location and an excellent stay. Clean, well maintained and very spacious place for a family outing.

Enjoyed the kayaks and bbq, will definitely come back again.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Ash, great that you enjoyed your stay, and that you'd like to come back!
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Second trip back - will do a third

  • 5 of 5

The house is amazing with the best kitchen and lounge area for all to entertain and enjoy the environment at the same time. The house has been kitted out with everything you could think of to make your stay comfortable and the cleanliness is second to none. Sleep - amazing! Both due to location and quality of beds. If you want a real break some time out from the rat race and just quality time together then this is the place to do it.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Clare, so pleased that you enjoyed your stay again!
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Beautiful Getaway

  • 5 of 5

What a gem! Cosy, clean and in a great spot. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
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Other Activities:

Smiths Lake


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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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