Welcome to "Just Heaven Country House" set high on a hill upon a unique 27 acre estate located in the village of Carool in the Northern NSW hinterland just over the Queensland border. Nestled between Summergrove and Ardeena Wedding centres, "Just Heaven Country House" is your ideal 'Bridal Party' or 'Family Moon' catering to large groups or family the house sleeping up to 14 guest's comfortably.
At Just Heaven you can relax and enjoy the silence, panoramic ocean, rural, and mountain views, only 20 mins drive from Gold Coast Airport, and 15-20 mins from the beautiful Gold Coast beaches of Kirra, Coolangatta, and Rainbow Bay. Wherever you look there are spectacular views of the ocean from Palm Beach to Pottsville, of the hills and valleys below, and to the west, of majestic Mount Warning. In summer, relax around the pool, or laze the hours away being gently rocked by cooling breezes in a hammock. In winter, begin the day surrounded by morning mists in the valleys below, and end it by snuggling up around the cosy fireplace.
Wineries, golf courses, pubs and clubs, art galleries, and craft and farmers' markets are all within easy driving distance, or just stay put at Just Heaven and soak up the peace and serenity
A spacious 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom + powder room, family home.
Master has king bed with ensuite, 1 queen bedroom with ensuite, and 2 queen bedrooms with shared bathroom. The Bunkhouse has a king bed that separates into 2 singles if required, and 2 king singles (one with trundle).
Please note: 5th bedroom (The Bunkhouse) is semi-detached from the house and does not have it's own bathroom/toilet, however, it is only a few steps from the house via a covered walkway.
Cool off in the 9m eco-pool adjacent to and viewable from all living areas. Relax, de-stress, and take in the amazing views from the covered heated outdoor spa. The poolside cabana is an ideal site for an outdoor breakfast, lunch or dinner. The cabana also has a double daybed.
There is a full-sized floodlit tennis court with basketball hoop. Racquets and balls are provided.
Adjacent to the tennis court is "The Park". Here, the rural views really open up and it is a perfect place for a picnic. Picnic blankets and basket are provided (food not included).
Guests are welcome to access all parts of the property. From the high point of the property - "The Lookout" - the views become even more amazing. For the more adventurous, there is a natural rainforest to explore. Guests are also welcome to feed the cows, goats, and sheep.
The accommodation is privately situated and the facilities are exclusively for guests only.
The accommodation also includes the following:
2 fully equipped kitchens (1 is large chef's kitchen)
Open fireplace on upper level; wood-burning fireplace on lower level
Ceiling fans in bedrooms plus cooling ocean breezes in summer
Quality bed linen and towels (including beach towels)
Kettle, toaster, microwave, grill, oven, gas stovetop, electric frypan, rice cooker, slow cooker, sandwich press, omelet maker, espresso coffee machine.
Basic cooking supplies (spices, salt, pepper, extra virgin olive oil, plain and self-raising flour) are provided
Washing machine and clothes dryer
Full HD LCD TVs; DVD and CD players, ipod deck, sound system.
Iron and ironing board
Choice of firm or softer mattress
Tea, coffee, milk, and cereal are provided.
Small to medium dogs are welcome (conditions apply).
Just Heaven in the Northern NSW hinterland, is in a perfect location to access both the fun and excitement of the Gold Coast and the natural beauty of the NSW Northern Rivers area.
On the property you can relax by the pool, on the daybed in the cabana, or in your own private covered outdoor spa. Eat, drink, read or just sit and take in the serenity and magnificent views from your private deck. Explore the property's 27 acres and feed the cows and goats, or for the more adventurous, take a trek through the natural rainforest, or up to the highest point of the property for a bird's eye view of the valleys, the ocean, and Mt Warning. Play tennis or basketball on the full-size, flood lit tennis court. Pick your own herbs or fruit when in season.
If you don't wish to go far from the property, Carool has a local winery and cafe, and you can experience the culinary expertise of an award winning chef at the local restaurant. There are a variety of restaurants, clubs, pubs, and live entertainment within 20 mins drive of the property.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is 20 minutes drive away, and beautiful Currumbin Creek offers a variety of water activities including swimming, stand-up paddle boarding, and canoeing.
Sea World is a 45 minute drive away. Movie World, Dreamworld, Wet'n'Wild and the Australian Outback Spectacular are all under 1 hours drive away.
Visit Byron Bay - the most easterly point of Australia - just 45 minutes south.
Play golf, explore villages, attend local markets, visit the renowned Tweed Art Gallery (includes Margaret Olley's House).
Go whale watching between June and October at Point Danger lookout on the border of Queensland/NSW, or from the many lookouts along the Tweed Coast, or get a close-up experience with the whales by booking a whale-watching tour.