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Smell the salt as you wind your way up Paradise Drive, towards Big Blue Backyard. An ankle height sign on the side of the road shows you into a treed canopied parking space. Big Blue Backyard is Victoria's Award winning ocean beach hideaway retreat.

An hour's drive from Melbourne and perfectly positioned on the Mornington Peninsula to access Australia's most exciting food and wine region, or play at one of the three top ten golf courses in Australia, or simply explore the briny cool rock pools and coastal landscape of the backyard.

Three secluded hideaways private, spacious, welcoming, connect to the main house via boardwalks and meandering paths through the indigenous garden, which can lead you through the national park if you follow the blue painted stones, all the way to the wild and almost always deserted St Andrew's Beach.

Each distinctive hideaway, offers a large spacious living area, light filled en-suite and a private deck with a double spa bath, where you can relax into and soak up the sounds of the bush and the ocean.

Delicious, freshly prepared, breakfast provisions are included in your stay and replenished daily when your hideaway is refreshed Rise to the salt mist and freshly brewed coffee. Romantic dinners prepared by chef and owner are served by candlelight, alfresco on a secluded deck or in the privacy of each hideaway. A truly unique, private dining experience.

Friendly, discreet and informative service promises an exceptional Mornington Peninsula experience. Please contact Big Blue Backyard for further information or view their website.

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Price & booking

African, Beach or Bush Hideaway

3 Rooms

Beneath the tangle of ti-tree, perched between the sand dunes next to the Mornington Peninsula National Park at Saint Andrews Beach, you will find three creatively built beach cabins. A perfect romantic getaway for couples celebrating their relationship. Each hideaway boasts its own private deck, outdoor spa bath, light filled ensuites and king bed. Delicious breakfasts, delivered each morning are included in your rate. Romantic candlelight dinners, prepared by the Chef and owner, are served to your hideaway upon request. A unique, private, dining experience! Enjoy a private check in with the discreet and friendly service of your hosts extended throughout your stay. You're perfectly positioned to explore this dynamic Victorian food and wine region, world class golf courses and stunning bay and ocean beaches.

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Per night
Included in your rate will be a delicious, freshly prepared 'long tray' breakfast is delivered to your hideaway each morning of your stay, a complimentary soft drinks mini bar, house made biscuits fresh juice and milk and beautiful Olieve&Olie Spa products. Do not forget to preorder your romantic dinner - prepared by your chef for one night of your stay.
23/04/15 - 30/04/17 $595.00 - $895.00
Payment methods accepted
Cash Only EFTPOS MasterCard Visa Card
Cancellation and booking policy

BOOKING POLICY: Your booking is confirmed on receipt of 50% of your booking. Payment in full is required 14 days prior to arrival. If your booking is confirmed with payment made by credit card, final payment will automatically be charge to the same card 14 days prior to your arrival. If you elected to (EFT) the deposit a reminder email will be sent to you 15 days prior to your arrival for you to pay the remainder of the stay. Last minute bookings (14 day or less until arrival day) pay in full on booking. Payment Methods: We accept Visa & MasterCard and there is a 1.43% surcharge for payment with credit card. You may elect to pay your deposit via electronic transfer (EFT) directly into our bank account. Please request this in 'notes' at your time of booking and bank details will be sent to you. Your booking is not confirmed until the 50% deposit is paid. Credit card details are held until guests departure and any additional sundries have been accounted for. Your credit card acts as our property bond. CANCELLATIONS: Travel Insurance is highly recommended to cover last minute personal issues or changes to plans as they may arise. Travel Insurance can be taken out online and will cover you in situations where we cannot. You may cancel your booking with us if you are outside of the 14 days prior to your arrival. A $35 processing fee will be retained. Cancellations within 14 days money paid is not refundable unless it is re-let for the entire period. NO SHOW: If guests do not show up for their booking and do not call to cancel, they forgo their entire booking and will not be refunded. HIDEAWAYS: Each hideaway offers exactly the same facilities only the decor and location differ. The owners will make every effort to ensure the hideaway is available as booked. However the owners reserve the rights to make alterations to bookings due to unforeseen circumstances. Your booking confirms: You have read and agree to our terms as stated.

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  • Car park
  • Gardens in property
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Room service
  • Spa
  • Sun deck
  • Walking tracks
  • Birdwatching
  • Fishing - Beach
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
Disabled access:
Contact operator for further details.