Grandview & Lake View Holiday Homesteads

Enjoy a beautiful and unique family Queenslander homestead for 2 days, 3, 4 or more . . . bring your friends, mates and family . . . spoil yourself… and experience the atmosphere: enjoy the vista of mountains, lake and bushland; or enjoy a cold drink from your verandah, watch a waterskier crossing the lake in the distance; or take pleasure in picnicking in the homestead grounds.

Our Grandview and Lake View homesteads can accommodate large numbers, and are an excellent venue for family gatherings, social groups, and special occasions.

Grandview and Lake View homesteads are also an ideal venue for staff training and staff development purposes, as well as for conferences, and overnight accommodation, etc. For larger families or groups, or for conferences and company training sessions, our classic Queenslander provides clean, tidy and comfortable accommodation for a large number guests.

Both homesteads are equipped with ceiling fans. Air conditioning is only available in Lake View at the moment. Lakeview is fitted with insect screens on the outer doors and windows.

 

WE WANT YOU TO RELAX AND ENJOY YOUR TIME WITH US

We believe that guests come to visit our camping ground looking for peace and relaxation and time away from their every day lives.In addition to swimming and water skiing and boating, hiking, walking or just doing nothing, we want guests who visit us to be able to enjoy the open spaces and beautiful mountains and scenery of the Scenic Rim. When guests visit us they can be assured of privacy, peace and quiet, plenty of space, and beautiful and peaceful bush and water vistas. Our beautiful bush walking tracks are unique, and abound with wildlife.

Our Grandview and Lake View homesteads both have wonderful views of the lake and surrounding hills. They can accommodate large family groups and large numbers of business guests.

Where bookings are envisaged for any group other than family groups guests ,please contact us to discuss arrangements for bedding arrangements. (For example, footy clubs, bucks nights schoolies etc will not be admitted without prior written consent having been obtained, and under these circumstances deposit monies paid will not be refunded. All we ask is a phone call to discuss the issue prior to booking).

For larger numbers of guests hiring our Grandview and Lake View homesteads, we can offer our Lake View cabin to accommodate a few more people. If this possibility interests you, then phone us – we are happy to work with you and negotiate a ‘win win’ outcome. Phone us to discuss your plans – 07 5463 6256.

THINKING OF BOOKING

If you are thinking about making a booking, then don’t delay any longer than you absolutely have to. Our Grandview and Lake View homesteads are available on the internet for anyone to book. As soon as a the Homestead is booked, it then appears as “Sold” on the dates for which it has been booked. Please contact us with any queries.

THE ENVIRONMENT

Grandview and Lake View Homesteads have magnificent views of the lake and is just a short walk (approx 150m) or drive (approx 400m) to the lake beach, where guests can launch a boat, swim or fish. If they are lucky, our house guests will be able to stand on their homestead verandah and see a Koalas , kangaroos  or even a large and old Goanna who lives in the homestead grounds slowly making its way across the lawns- whilst relaxing and enjoying the peaceful surrounds – sipping a beer,wine or enjoying your morning coffee. For the cooler months, The homesteads are equipped with electric heating throughout.

DAY GUESTS

If you are thinking of renting our holiday homestead and you plan to have day guests joining you at either our lakeside area or joining you for a brief period in the homestead, please be aware that there is a charge of $7.00 per head per day. If you are planning on having a large number of day guests, please feel welcome to discuss the issue with us.

ACCESS

Both Homesteads have easy access. There is a sealed bitumen road all the way. There is a large roundabout designed to make it easier to park when towing a boat.

BAIT
You should buy your bait at either Boonah or Rathdowney as you pass through these towns on your way here.

CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR

We generally make our homesteads available for Christmas and New Year bookings as from July or August on wards. If you would like to make arrangements prior to mid-year, please feel welcome to call us.

Our  homesteads can accommodate large numbers, and is an excellent venue for family gatherings, social groups, and special occasions.

The homesteads are also an ideal venue for staff training and staff development purposes, as well as for conferences, and overnight accommodation, etc.

Both homesteads are equipped with ceiling fans. Air conditioning is only available In lake View at the moment.  Lake View is fitted with insect screens on the outer doors and windows.

If you have any questions, then just call us to discuss. We want you to have the best!

CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS

We have a strictly “NO REFUND” policy for cancellations for bookings which have been made for Christmas, Easter, and other public holidays. Outside of Christmas, Easter, and other public holiday weekends, where a holiday house, cottage, donga or campsite booking is to be cancelled, a credit may be given depending upon the circumstances. Monies paid for bookings are not normally refundable. For example, changes in weather or changes in events to be held will not be regarded as a legitimate reason for a refund. Bookings may be carried forward upon request, provided the revised date is not a public holiday.

BOOKING

You can book for the minimum – which is two adults – and additional guests can pay at check-in.

LOUNGE & DINING

Our Grandview and Lake View homesteads have generous lounge and dining areas and facilities. Likewise the verandahs of both Grandview and Lake View homesteads are comfortably furnished.

KITCHENS

Grandview and Lake View have fully equipped kitchens: including electric stove, BBQ, refrigerator, microwave, china and cutlery, and sets of glassware, etc.

BEDDING

Grandview and Lake View homesteads have have individual bed configurations in 3-6 bedrooms. Ring to enquire.

BATHROOMS

Grandview and Lake View homesteads have 2 toilets and 2 shower rooms.

BRING WITH YOU

Guests will need to bring pillowcase, sheets and a towel. Pillows and blankets are supplied.

BOOKINGS ARE FOR THE ENTIRE HOMESTEAD.

All facilities are self-contained. The base tariff includes 5 guests. If you are unsure of the total number of guests, you may choose to pay the base rate and pay for your extra guests at check-in. We use a motel / hotel type booking system. Within this booking system, our homesteads are regarded as one “Room”.

LARGER GROUPS

For larger groups we can bunch both houses and Lakeview Cabin together. Click on Lakeview Cabin (above) for detail. Call us to discuss.

 

STAFF TRAINING & CONFERENCE FACILITIES

Our Grandview and Lake View Homesteads are an ideal venue for staff training sessions, team building & conferences. Just call us to discuss your requirements – (07) 54636256

BUSINESS BOOKINGS

Discount rates can be arranged for contractors seeking mid week accommodation. Call us to discuss your requirements – (07) 54636256.

OUR COMMITMENT

Our personal commitment to our guests is that we will strive to ensure our guests receive a high quality and personal service, that our guests feel they have achieved the best deal possible and value for money spent, and that our guests have enjoyed the experience and want to come back and visit us again.

CHARGES

WEEKENDS AND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: For family groups and corporate bookings, charges are $225.00 per night for the first five guests, and $32.00 per adult guest per night and $16.00 per child (12 years and under) per night.

WEEK DAYS: For family groups and corporate bookings, charges are $175.00 per night for the first five guests, and $32.00 per adult guest per night and $16.00 per child (12 years and under) per night.

SPECIALS: All specials apply to the first five guests only; thereafter normal rates apply- $32.00 per adult guest per night and $16.00 per child (12 years and under) per night.

PAYMENT

All booked accommodation must be paid in full at check-in on arrival date or as agreed to by the management. A credit card authorization for $350.00 per house may be required to cover damage or incidentals. This authorization will only be used if the homesteads are damaged intentionally or not left in a satisfactory condition.

IMPORTANT:

1.Firewood for camp fires must not be stored near the homestead. Firewood must be stored near the homestead fire rim.

2.”Schoolies, buck nights, hens nights” etc bookings should not be made without consultation with the owners.

4.Domestic animals and pets are not permitted in the homestead or the homestead grounds.

5.No fuel whatsoever may be stored in, on, under or near the homestead. Fuel storage facilities are available.

6.Grandview and Lake View homesteads and the facilities of the homesteads are strictly for paying homestead guests only.

7.CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS: We have a strictly “NO REFUND” policy for cancellations for bookings which have been made for the Christmas period, the Easter period, and public holiday weekends. Outside of Christmas, Easter, and public holidays, where Grandview and Lake View homesteads or other booking are to be cancelled, a credit may be given depending upon the circumstances. Monies paid for bookings are not refundable. Requests for a cancellation must be sent via email. Changes in weather or changes in events to be held will not be regarded as a legitimate reason for a refund or credit.

 

Homestead House Rules

ϖ    A vehicle pass to the lakeside beach will be issued for every vehicle.  For SEQ water requirements and insurance purposes please ensure this is displayed on the windscreen of every vehicle.

ϖ    Smoking is not permitted inside either the Grandview or Lake View homestead or the Lakeview cabin.

ϖ    No open fire or flame of any type may be lit in the homestead grounds, except in the fire rim provided.   The location of the fire rim should not be changed; and guests are asked to refrain from lighting a fire under conditions of high wind.

ϖ    The gas BBQ is to be kept reasonably clean and the gas bottle turned off when not in use.   Please do not leave food on the BBQ because insects may be attracted.   Please do not move the BBQ from its allocated position.

ϖ    Guests who make a booking on behalf of others, are responsible for all aspects of the booking: through from ensuring park rules are complied with through to being responsible and liable for payment in the case of short-payment. For the Homesteads a credit card authorization for $350.00 may be required to cover damage or incidentals.  This authorization will only be used if incidentals such as drinks or ice-creams are charged, or if the homesteads or cabin is not left in a satisfactory condition.

ϖ    Male groups over and above five guests will not be admitted at check-in without written permission having been given beforehand – for example, footy clubs, bucks nights, etc.   Under these circumstances deposit monies paid will not be refunded.  IF IN DOUBT, JUST PHONE TO DISCUSS PRIOR TO MAKING A BOOKING – 07 54636256).

ϖ    Pets are not permitted in the homesteads or the homestead grounds.

ϖ    Please return furniture to the original position prior to departure.

ϖ    Any breakages or equipment that is not working should please be reported as soon as possible (including blown light bulbs etc).

ϖ    Houses must be left in a reasonably clean and tidy condition; charges to credit card will be made for unreasonable cleaning costs.

ϖ    Any missing equipment items, excessive mess or damage (above what is considered normal wear and tear or fair use) will be charged.

ϖ    Trailers may be unhitched on flat areas.  For public safety reasons, trailers must not be unhitched on the steep slopes near the homesteads – no exceptions.

ϖ    No fuel whatsoever may be stored in, on, under or near the homesteads.   (Fuel may be stored in a secure area away from the homesteads).

ϖ    The homesteads and the facilities of the homesteads are strictly for paying homestead guests only.  (Please go to our “Rates” page for further detail).

GENERAL

ϖ    Children must be properly supervised at all times.

ϖ    Powered cycles or motor cycles may not be driven or ridden around the property.

ϖ    All native animals and all plants within the park are protected.

ϖ    Toilets:  Please do not flush any foreign objects down the toilet.   (Bins are provided for sanitary napkins etc).

ϖ    All the water used at Lake Maroon Holiday Park is from rainwater tanks. Please use the water thoughtfully and keep shower times to a minimum.

CONDUCT

ϖ    Please respect the privacy of other guests to ensure everyone has a pleasurable experience.   Noise or music must be kept to a reasonable volume at all times so as not to disturb other guests.   Noise and Music must be reduced from 10.00 pm.   A quiet time policy from 10.00 pm to 7.00 am applies.   Please consider other guests who may want to enjoy the quiet bush environment.

ϖ    A 10.00 pm curfew applies to all noise and music etc.

ϖ    Any person behaving in an offensive manner or who intentionally damages property or places property or people at risk will be asked to leave the park.   Where necessary the matter will be referred to Police.

ϖ    We reserve the right to refuse or revoke entry to the park to any person whom is causing excessive noise or is considered to be conducting themselves inappropriately.

ϖ    No Firearms (including bow & arrows etc), fireworks or flares etc are permitted within the campgrounds..