Three Beaches

Billy's Beach, Mystery Bay and Loaders Beach, all a short walk away


Private Accommodation

Cottages, Cabins, Glamping and Lodge immersed in country, bush and beach



around the local region



country bush beach

Choose from our 4 styles of accommodation

Our cottages, cabins, glamping and lodge are all designed to meet your needs to unwind, relax and rejuvenate in our natural wonderland.

All our guests enjoy access to our games room, tennis court and bbq area. What makes our property really special is the unique combination of country, bush and beaches all on your doorstep. Some guests only use their cars to arrive and depart. Choose your ideal holiday stay below.

Why do people keep coming back? Perhaps it’s the quality of our four styles of accommodation designed for privacy on our 32 acres of pristine country, bordering on National Heritage parkland and minutes from the Pacific Ocean.  It’s rare to find a destination which so perfectly blends a beach holiday with a peaceful country getaway – and even rarer to be able to enjoy it comfort and privacy with your family and friends.


We have 6 architect designed cottages. Each cottage accommodates up to 5 people. Our cottages are spacious with loft ceilings. Ideal for holidays with families and friends in summer and winter (potbelly fire). There’s an expansive lawn leading from the cottages’ balconies where children can play under your watchful eye and you’re less than 5 minutes walk to little known Billy’s Beach.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 queen bed, 2 twin beds
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Potbelly fire
  • Lounge room with sofa and chairs
  • Dining table seats 4-6
  • Bathroom
  • Laundry facilities in cottages 3-6. Cottages 1 & 2 share facilities.
  • Balcony with table and 2 chairs leading onto expansive lawn
  • Quality linen and towels supplied
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We have 3 well designed cabin. Each cabin accommodates up to 4 people. We call them cosy cabins because they are smaller than our cottages. They are ideal if you are planning to spend most of your time exploring our natural wonderland. Authors often use them for writing retreats.

  • 1 bedrooms with 1 queen bed
  • 1 small bunk room with 2 bunk beds
  • Straight line fully equipped kitchen with 2 induction burners
  • Integrated kitchen, dining and lounge room with sofa
  • Dining table and 4 chairs
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Balcony with table and 2 chairs
  • Quality linen and towels supplied
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Our lodge is like a home from home. Spacious and comfortable, it’s perfect for family and friends’ gatherings and celebrations. In winter congregate around the fire. In summer hang out on the spacious wraparound balcony or spill out onto your private garden for relaxing or dining.

  • 3 bedrooms – 2 queen bed, 2 twin beds
  • Full kitchen
  • Potbelly fire
  • Large lounge room with sofas
  • Dining table seats 6
  • 2 full bathrooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wrap around balcony with table and chairs, seats 6-12
  • Enclosed private garden
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We’ve elevated camping in comfort and style with a little funkiness too. Everything from your tent’s entrance mat to the spacious cathedral ceiling tent, bedside tables, lighting, storage and super comfortable bed with quality linen. You’ll be warm as toast in winter and well ventilated for summer. You’ll love your privacy and enjoy sharing the well crafted kitchen, bathroom facilities, dining area and fire pit with your fellow glampers.

  • Cathedral ceiling canvas tents with 1 queen bed
  • Private, spacious and light
  • Quality bed linen and fluffy towels
  • Glamping area communal fully equipped kitchen
  • Glamping area communal outdoor showers, each with their own change room
  • Glamping area communal Eco toilets
  • Your own crockery and cutlery
  • Your own dedicated food storage container in kitchen
  • Shared fire pit
  • Shared dining area
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Country, bush and beaches all on your doorstep

Or maybe they keep coming back, because our 32 acre of pristine land combines all the attractions of a traditional beachside holiday, with the peace and relaxation of a country getaway. Our guests can spend the morning swimming, surfing or snorkelling in crystal waters with beautiful Billy’s Beach only a short stroll out the side gate and Mystery Bay Beach just 400 metres through the bush trail. Then in the afternoon they can explore the local forests and National Parks or just sit back on their verandah and the clouds floating across expansive sky; with Gulaga Mountain as a backdrop.

Beautiful Billy’s Beach – just 150 metres away, with private access from Mystery Bay Cottages | MORE ON LOCAL BEACHES


Plus, the natives are friendly here – echidnas, wallabies, possums and over 73 species of birds are regularly seen at Mystery Bay Cottages. Whales come heart-stoppingly close to the shore through winter and spring. Seals, dolphins, whales and penguins can be seen on guided boat tours to Montague Island. All along the coast a dizzying array of marine life provides ample opportunity for rock pooling and fishing.

Drift Away at Mystery Bay

Once you land you may not want to leave but if you do we’re only 5 minutes drive to Narooma and the Tilba villages

There’s no traffic, no noise, no pollution and we’re minutes from Narooma, Bermagui and historic Tilba Tilba. Which means you can enjoy good food & wine, fishing, water sports, pristine beaches, horse riding, arts & crafts or a round of golf on one of Australia’s top courses at Narooma.

The best the South Coast has to offer is all within a 10km radius, so come stay and drift away at Mystery Bay… | BOOKING ENQUIRIES


"We've discovered some breathtaking places together - but Mystery Bay Cottages will forever be remembered as one of the best"

Eamonn Duff, Sun Herald

"We've discovered some breathtaking places together - but Mystery Bay Cottages will forever be remembered as one of the best"

Eamonn Duff, Sun Herald

"The quality of the accommodation is world class. Extremely impressed with the location, inclusions, cleanliness. Value was exceptional given peak season rates. My wife and I will use this location in the future." (5/5)

Steve, NSW

"Clean, comfortable accommodation in a peaceful environment. Good for a family stay with a range of activities on site. Beach access great and a wonderful location to explore surrounds from." (5/5)

Deb, VIC

" Accommodation was first class, area was so peaceful and excellent value for money." (5/5)

Bill, ACT
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