Oceania Retreat

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Oceania Retreat

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Oceania Retreat is an award winning architecturally designed eco-villa with pool and private beach access!  The luxury property is nestled next to a national park for ultimate secluded privacy.

Guests will be impressed with curved, exposed living spaces opening and flowing from the library to relaxed living (with open fire place), dining, kitchen and further living spaces all which overlook the lap pool.  Please note the bi-fold doors are unable to be opened. 

The retreat living quarters open onto outdoor decking, gardens, a well-designed north facing courtyard and pool which receives all day sun and is surrounded by attractive flora attracting a myriad of native birdlife at various times of the year.  Oceania Retreats eco-design demonstrates sustainable living practices with louvered windows and environmentally friendly ceiling fans in all internal bedrooms and in lounge area to utilise natural ventilation. The retreat has been carefully designed for passive cooling and to best promote good airflow throughout the home with minimal demand on energy.  Oceania’s building materials and techniques reflect best practice to ensure the internal temperature remains comfortable with absolutely no air conditioning.

Oceania Retreat aims to show the same respect for the environment that you do. The perfect family or corporate Mornington Peninsula green getaway!

Oceania Retreat hosts 4 bedrooms and a separate guest retreat (with separate access), sleeping 14 guests comfortably. Please note: we accept a maximum of 10 adults and 4 children at Oceania (unless otherwise approved in writing prior to booking). Guests are required to sign a No Party Policy at the time of booking to abide with the comfort of the owners and the Mornington Peninsula Shire Short Stay Law. 

Luxury Inclusions: 1.6 acres adjacent to the beach and national park, private beach access (rear accessed walking track to the beach), open fireplace, table tennis (in garage), gated security and orchard. Complimentary linen, towels & MOR beauty products.

Complimentary Concierge Service: Our concierge service can assist you with In-house Catering, Relaxation Massages, Baby-sitting Service, Pantry Stocking, Mid-Stay Clean, Airport Transfers, Chauffeur/Driver Service, Winery Tour.  Prepare to be pampered!  Prices on application prior to arrival.

2 minutes walk  Direct access to Peninsula Coastal Walk and No. 16 Ocean Beach, Rye
5 minutes by car (3.6km) The Dunes Golf Links 
7 minutes by car (5.8km) Peninsula Hot Springs 
8 minutes by car (6.9km) Gunnamatta Trail Rides

3 minutes by car (3.3km) St Andrews Beach
15 minutes by car (11km) Sorrento Beach & Esplanade

Villages & Restaurants
11 minutes by car (6.9km) Rye, Foreshore & Pier
15 minutes by car (11km) Sorrento


Channel 9 Postcards Show: 

"Rye – Oceania Retreat"
Sitting on 6000 square meters in one of the most pristine parts of the Mornington Peninsula is Oceania Retreat. With a stunning design offering a large open plan living area that flows the length of the house as well as a fully equipped kitchen, dining room and living room that overlooks the pool area. There is also a second living room with open fire and a library, so there is plenty of room throughout. With two bathrooms, an additional 2 powder rooms, and five bedrooms this home can comfortably accommodate up to fourteen guests. With a private track to the Peninsula Coast Walk, Oceania is the perfect weekend getaway.

Please note that this property is located in a rural destination and uses tank water. Therefore, water is limited so guests will need to adhere to water conservation. 

Due to our high standard of holiday accommodation we do not accept schoolies, bucks/hens bookings, groups under 28 years of age, nor do we accept parties or events due to strict council regulations. This excludes family bookings travelling with children under 18 years of age.



Outdoor facilities
Salt chlorinated, solar heated resort style 20m lap pool
with shallow and deep end
Self closing door for pool access
Large, private landscaped grounds with Australian sculpture displays
Private access to No.16 Beach and Coastal National Park and Walkways
from Cape Schanck to Portsea
Main Ridge Views
Established Orchard and herb garden
Al fresco dining on back deck seating up to 14 guests
Free standing hammock
Outdoor shower
Small library of books for adults and children
Board games

Al Fresco Dining
Gas barbeque
Al fresco dining on beachside deck
Plasma TVs/Electronics
Plasma Smart TVs
Blu Ray DVD Players - DVD Player and speakers in Library
Complimentary children and family DVDs
Stereo/wired for surround sound
CD Player
i-pod docking station
Sonos available
BYO dongle (no wifi available)

Master Bedroom - Parent's Retreat
Sound proof
Walk in Robe
Ensuite off Master bedroom - vanity, tiled bath, walk in shower (2 heads)
Views to Main Ridge

Internal dining (12 seater)
Large formal dining room with entertainers deck
with coastal bushland views

Fully stocked gourmet kitchen
Coffee Maker (Breville) and grinder
5 burner gas cooktop on island bench
Second Island bench
Wall Oven x 2
Split System in second living room
Fans are in all main house bedrooms plus lounge area.
Two spare pedestals fans also available
Hydronic heating
Hydronic under floor heating
Open fireplace in main lounge
Wood supplied - one bag in Winter
(first night only)
Additional firewood can be purchased from service station.
Large Laundry
Washing Machine (front loader)
Clothes Dryer (front loader)
Access to clothes line
Iron/Ironing board

Table tennis is located in garage
LUG for 1 car
Outside parking for up to 3-4 cars/small boat
Gated and secure, private property

Children's amenities
Portacot (please BYO linen)
Table Tennis in Garage
Cubby House
Inground trampoline

Non-smoking property
Linen/bath towels provided
Hairdryers in bathrooms
No pets

BEDROOM CONFIGURATION: Maximum 10 adults and 4 children (unless otherwise approved prior to booking).

Bedroom 1: Master: 1 x King Bed (or 2 King Singles split) + ceiling fan + window with rural views + blinds + walk in robe + carpet + access to deck and bush walking track (5 mins walk to beach) + Ensuite (vanity/tiled bath/ walk in shower (2 heads)/toilet) 

Bedroom 2: 1 x King Bed  (or 2 King Singles split)  + ceiling fan + window with rural views+ robes + carpet

Bedroom 3: 1 x King Bed  (or 2 King Singles split) +ceiling fan + window with rural views+ robes + carpet

Bedroom 4: 1 x King Bed (or 2 King Singles split) + ceiling fan and loungesuite - the perfect parents retreat

Bedroom 5: 2 X King Single Bunk Beds + 2 x King Single trundles with thick mattresses (Sleeps 6) + powder room


Bathroom 1: Master Ensuite - double shower/vanity/toilet/tiled bath

Bathroom 2: Main bathroom - toilet/bath/shower over bath/dual vanity

Bathroom 3: Powder room off Hallway

Bathroom 4: Powder room off Retreat

2020 - 2021 Oceania Retreat Accommodation Rates

High Season Shoulder Season  
14 December - 31 January (7 night min)
Australia Day Weekend (4 night min)
Easter (4 night min)
1 February - 13 December
(2 night min stays for weekends)
Public Holiday Weekends (3 night min)
Melbourne Cup Weekend (4 night min)
$1,350.00 / Night $3,050.00 / 2 Nights  
$9,450.00 / 7 Nights  $3,900.00 / 3 Nights  
$5,400.00 / 4 nights Australia Day Weekend $4,750.00 / 4 Nights  
$5,400.00 / 4 nights Easter $5,150.00 / 5 Nights  
  $6,100.00 / 6 Nights  

$7,100.00 / 7 Nights  

** Seven night minimum stay during High Season. Public Holiday Weekends charged at Shoulder Season Rates, with the exception of Australia Day and Easter Weekends, charged at High Season Rates.

Stay notes

  • Check in after 4pm during high season (14 December – 31 January)
    or 2pm other times (1 February – 13 December)
  • Check out before 10am during high season (14 December – 31 January)
    or 11am other times (1 February – 13 December)
  • Minimum stay 7 nights during high season (14 December – 31 January)
  • Minimum stay 2 nights other times (1 February – 13 December)
  • Complimentary welcome service so that you feel at home and relax from the moment you arrive. 
  • Complimentary bed linen and towels for all stays.  Please specify bedding configuration when booking to ensure the correct beds are made.  Only the beds for the number of guests staying will be set-up on arrival.  Housekeeping charges will apply if possible changes are requested last minute (but not outside of 14 days prior to arrival).  Please BYO beach towels.
  • Terms and conditions apply
  • Bond applies to all stays
  • A post clean charge of $500 (inc GST) applies to all bookings
  • Please note that this property is located in a rural destination and uses tank water. Therefore, water is limited so guests will need to adhere to water conservation. 

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Guest Feedback

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Property Owner Testimonial, 2015

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Simone Opit

Dear Simone We are pleased you had a great stay at Oceania Retreat.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Kevin Thomas

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Trevor Guille

Dear Trevor It was a pleasure hosting you and your family. We agree - Oceania Retreat has amazing luxury facilities and with the private beach access on your door step, what more can you ask for in a beach escape? We look forward to hosting you again soon!

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Jarrod Mitchell

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Michael Smith

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David and Ann Treiser

Dear David and Ann We were thrilled to host you for your special family occasion and so pleased you loved the house and our services. It is such a superb family house with perfect amenities for the children and spacious luxury accommodation! We look forward to your return.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Andrea Martin

Dear Andrea - thank you for your wonderful corporate retreat feedback! Oceania Retreat certainly encompasses it all and is spaciously accommodating for a work retreat! We look forward to hosting you again soon!

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Elizabeth Hannemann

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Michael Georgiou

Thank you Michael for the lovely feedback. We're pleased you enjoyed your stay at Oceania Retreat

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Melanie Metz-Dickenson

Dear Melanie. We are thrilled you had a wonderful ladies retreat and look forward to welcoming you back.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Helen Beasley

Thanks Helen, glad you enjoyed the lovely space of Oceania Retreat.  Sorry about the ants but being a rural property from time to time the outside likes to wander inside! :) 

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Thanks Helen, we're so pleased you enjoyed the lovely space at Oceania Retreat.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.

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Heather Tumbler

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Thank you so much Lorne for your valuable feedback.

The Team at Holiday Shacks.


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