The location is perfect and the views are amazing. The weather was very patchy and we didn't get to witness the amazing sunsets from the deck but this didn't impact on our enjoyment of this wonderful home. The owners have really put a lot of thought into what guests might need to make their stay perfect and they have provided so many little extras to ensure guests have many options to enjoy themselves, e.g. squash rackets, tennis rackets, skateboards, table tennis table. The home was spotless, the bedrooms very spacious and the layout was perfect for our family. This would have to be one of the best equipped private properties we have stayed at and all credit goes to Mel and Howard. The steps down to the resort are indeed steep but we made sure we didn't have to make unnecessary trips. The golf cart was in the workshop but as we had our own vehicle this didn't have too much impact on our stay. We enjoyed the activities around the resort - sunset cruise, dolphin feeding, daily bird feeding, snorkelling the wrecks, driving along the beach, etc. Perfect long weekend!!! Would love to come back to see those sunsets!!!
Blue Ocean View Beach House was everything we could wish for, for the perfect family holiday. The house was spacious, comfortable and clean, and the views were spectacular. Melissa made sure we were relaxed and comfortable from the moment we arrived, organising a mini bus to take our luggage, and us, up to the house. She had stocked the kitchen with all those little things you need on a holiday, such as salt and pepper, gladwrap, garbage bags etc so we really only needed to bring food and drinks to enjoy while sitting on the verandah taking in the cool breezes and the amazing view. Board games, books, Xbox, ping pong and three TVs kept us entertained, and the golf buggy was fantastic to get to the beach when you were a little too weary to take the stairs. We would love to spend another holiday in this beautiful and welcoming property, on an Island paradise that is right on our doorstep.
We stayed at the Blue Ocean View Beach House during the September school holidays with our family and could not rate it highly enough. It is located on Moreton island which is an ideal place to go during the busy season and still enjoy a variety of activities and see some amazing sites.
The beach house is spectacular in all areas. The location presents amazing views and is far away enough from the resort area to provide a peaceful stay. It is a spacious home with an excellent layout and is kept in immaculate condition. Of particular note are the hosts who go well above and beyond what I would normally expect. Communication was prompt and extremely helpful. In addition they made several accommodating changes to help make our stay as easy as possible.
Of all places we have stayed Blue Ocean View Beach House has made the top of our list.
My husband, two kids (10 and 8 years old), and I absolutely loved our stay at Blue Ocean View Beach House. The house is spacious, immaculate, light-filled, and well-equipped.
Melissa was a warm, welcoming, and friendly host. Before we even arrived, she emailed me to see if we needed any supplies brought over from Brisbane. (We were already on the island in Bulwer.) She organised our transfers to and from the resort as well. Upon arrival, Melissa showed us around the house and gave us a buggy lesson. We felt very much at home from the start.
Our kids especially enjoyed playing with the board games and table tennis. There's a great selection of DVDs, too. But really, we came to Blue Ocean View for the view, which is incredible, amazing, and inspiring. We also had fun using the golf buggy to get to and from the resort - a mini adventure in itself!
We weren't sure whether to stay at the resort or on the hilltop at Blue Ocean View, but after three days there, we know we definitely made the right choice.
Like most that live in Brisbane we have never visited Moreton. With the resort itself getting the odd mixed review we thought it would be worth trying to stay outside the resort itself. The Blue Ocean View Beach house offers the absolute best of both worlds. From the moment you walk into the main area of the house and see the panoramic views of Moreton Bay you will realise you made the right choice. everything else just tops it off. The ping pong table, golf buggy, toys, books games, bbq....did I mention the view? The ability to use the Resort tours and facilities means you can organise for the family to visit the island attractions.
One hint, for the dolphin feeding you will be behind the resort guest themselves and they limit the numbers so its worth on arriving having a chat with the Tour Desk in the resort on how best to plan your time.
Also with approx 60 P&O Cruises coming to ashore over the coming year its also worth timing your visit 'between ships'...although at worse its only one day of an influx..you could organise an excursion to the Cape if you want to get away from crowds.
Once special thumbs up for the Helicopter operation that is running at the resort. Its an amazing experience, seeing the clear waters, turtles and dugongs from the air is a great experience. Not to mention the whales that will start migrating in June.
Great experience, would definitely go again.
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Just a wonderful place to have a holiday. Perfect for the family and so many great places to go on the island.. We will be going back again. Thanks
We had a group of 6 mates who enjoyed a stay at the Blue Ocean View Beach House. The location was superb as were the views. The house had everything you would want plus some with many extra items available for your use that don't normally come with a rental property. The 6 seater golf buggy came in very handy when visiting the Tangalooma Resort. I would certainly recommend this property to a family or group if your looking for a bit of luxury with a glorious view!