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The Lily Pad on The Lake

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Lily Pad on the Lake is a comfortable little bungalow that can sleep 4 adults or a family of 6/7. It is idealy set out for a family holiday or romantic trip away, it is right on Lake Bennett which is 20mins south of Darwins Rural hub. It boasts a private pontoon right on the lake equipped with a 3mtr Boat (& elec motor), 2 Kayaks & various inflatable water toys & a private boat ramp if you want to bring your own tinny or sailing boats (only electric powered boats are allowed on the lake). The living area & bedrooms are fully air conditioned & the living area opens out onto your own secure deck with outdoor seating & BBQ, the deck area is enclosed via secure pool fencing & has a safety gate to access a ramp down to your private pontoon & the lake. The lake is safe for swimming, fi...The Lily Pad on the Lake is a comfortable little bungalow that can sleep 4 adults or a family of 6/7. It is idealy set out for a family holiday or romantic trip away, it is right on Lake Bennett which is 20mins south of Darwins Rural hub. It boasts a private pontoon right on the lake equipped with a 3mtr Boat (& elec motor), 2 Kayaks & various inflatable water toys & a private boat ramp if you want to bring your own tinny or sailing boats (only electric powered boats are allowed on the lake). The living area & bedrooms are fully air conditioned & the living area opens out onto your own secure deck with outdoor seating & BBQ, the deck area is enclosed via secure pool fencing & has a safety gate to access a ramp down to your private pontoon & the lake. The lake is safe for swimming, fishing & all water sports. The Bungalow is equipped with a fully functional kitchen & laundry as well as a gas BBQ, fridge/freezer, microwave & all cooking utensils, plates, cutlery & some fishing gear & a selection of board games & books & DVD’s it is your complete home away from home. There is also Free to air TV (via satellite) & a DVD player (with a selection of DVD's) for those who can drag themselves away from the water. As an added bonus (if you are bringing the kids) there is only Telstra phone reception (limited) & no wifi so you can enjoy a technology free break & pretend to live like we did back in the 80's & 90's, you will find it is surprisingly relaxing ;). There are life jackets provided & a chilled water filter tap on the sink so all you need to bring is your food & drinks & please keep in mind where there is water there will be mosquitos & bugs as such we recommend you bring personal insect repellent as well. Linens & bath towels are provided but we suggest bringing your own beach towels. Guests are required to clean up after themselves & leave the bungalow as they found it. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No Events or parties are allowed & noise is to be kept to a minimum for the comfort of all guests & other Bungalows on the lake. Guests are required to alert owners of any additional visitors. Guests are required to clean up after themselves wash & put away dishes & leave the bungalow as they found it. No smoking inside at any time, Smoking on the deck & pontoon are permitted but please empty ash trays on check out & DO NOT throw your butts in the lake.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Dale S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2017
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

Recently stayed at the Lily Pad. Was the second time staying at Lake Bennet but the first time here. Very well appointed bungalow, everything that you would need to have a relaxing time away. We were a group of 4 adults with plenty of young...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank 350christophern
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Our time at the Lily Pad was exactly what we were looking for. The cabin had everything needed to make our break fun and relaxing. The boys loved the kayaks and the boat. My husband and I loved the peace and we all enjoyed the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Darlene F
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Lily pad on the Lake was a lovely two night break from travel for us . We had so much fun on the paddle boats and canoes. The sunset was stunning and it was so peaceful. THe house was fully equipped and very comfortable. Highly...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank colleen630
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Boat Available
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Safe
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Lake Bennett is a private man made lake located 20klms from the nearest town of Batchelor, at the top of the Lake there is Lake Bennett Wilderness resort which has a restaurant, bar, golf course & canoe hire facilities, please note however that we are not in any way affiliated with the resort.
Getting around
You will need your own transport to get to Lake Bennett as it is a remote location with no public transport. It is approx 1 hour south of Darwin City & 20klms away from the town of Batchelor which has medical facilities, restaurants, bottleshop, grocery store & service stations.
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