We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
“Stunning location, peace, quiet, nature and...”
A taste of the views enjoyed  from the decking of 'By the Bay' . These Bay views, exclusiv
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
A taste of the views enjoyed  from the decking of 'By the Bay' . These Bay views, exclusiv
Conservatory with 270 degree views of  Ocean and Bay.  Amazing location that makes dreams come true. Luxury bedroom overlooking 'the caldera' of Ball Bay. Ensuite with Spa enjoys same beautif
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Enquiry
5 reviews
A taste of the views enjoyed  from the decking of 'By the Bay' . These Bay views, exclusiv
Conservatory with 270 degree views of  Ocean and Bay.  Amazing location that makes dreams come true.
Luxury bedroom overlooking 'the caldera' of Ball Bay. Ensuite with Spa enjoys same beautif
Your own Private Picnic Table situated on the knoll of this magnificent 8 acre  property.
Hammock on decking for total holiday relaxation.  Retreat with only 10 minute drive to town centre.
Spa Bathroom.  One of two bathrooms to this 3 bedroom cottage.  Overlook your Bay in total privacy.
Open plan modern kitchen, dining/lounge area with large open fireplace to enjoy the cosiness.
Beautiful Emily Bay. Swimming/snorkling and rock pools. Golf course & historical area a walk awa
The perfect lagoon for snorkeling.  Areas of amazing coral and pretty fish.  Safe swimming for all.
Challenging 9 hole golf course that is beautifully maintained with popular club house and facilities
Views overlooking  Emily Bay and the Golf course which are all in the Historical Kingston area.
Fishing relaxation off Kingston Jetty . Deep sea fishing is anther highlight for the enthusiast.
Some enjoy cycling.   A  quality Car is included in your 'By the Bay' experience.
Bumboras is one of the popular surfing locations.  It is a beautiful scenic spot to explore.
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Norfolk Island

Reviews from our community

Excellent - based on 5 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
English first
English first
Sydney Australia
Level 6 Contributor
114 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
“Stunning location, peace, quiet, nature and romance”
Reviewed 8 January 2014 for a stay in December 2013
people found this review helpful

Stayed here for 7 nights in early December 13. This is a self contained house located on a cliff overlooking Balls Bay and they views are simply stunning. House is extremely private with its own private cliff top complete with picnic table. We spent many evenings here, surrounded by nature, talking and sharing countless bottles of wine.
The house itself has 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms. Ensuite has a corner spa with spectacular views over the bay. Just divine. We rented the whole house for just the 2 of us, but it would easily accommodate 2 couples or a family with older kids. Not really suitable for young kids because of the cliffs.
The house itself is a little dated with 80's type décor/cottage décor. The owner advised that they will be renovating the house in 2014, so best to check beforehand.
We found the beds a bit soft for our liking, but I guess that's just a personal preference
Kitchen is well equipped for most meal preparation and the supermarket in town (5 mins drive away) stocks just about everything you'd need. If you have some special dietary requirement, may be best to take some packaged food with you, but they even had lactose free milk in the supermarket and as far as vegies were concerned, we just ate what was fresh and available at either the supermarket or the Sunday morning market..
House came with a car with unlimited klms. Car was in just OK condition, but fine to get around the island. House is close to everywhere and 5 mins drive from either town, the beach at Emily Bay or the Kingston area.
House comes with a laptop and free WIFI although the internet to the whole island was out when we were there, so don't rely on it. We actually found it very peaceful not being able to logon. Blackberry emails didn't work on the island either. House has some foxtel channels, but we made a decision to not watch any TV for the whole week and just enjoy the house and the views.
Despite a few flaws like the soft beds and outdated decor, we'd go back here in a heartbeat.

How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Liked best: The location, the spa bath, the peace and privacy
Liked least: Soft beds, outdated decor
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Rates have not been provided for this property. Please contact the owner/manager for total price.
Book Now
Or, send the owner a message
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your vacation rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing