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Drop Anchor

Sleeps: 7

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 1

Parking spaces: 2

Floors: 1

Just a few steps from the beach, Drop Anchor is an beachfront holiday house at Port Broughton.

Sleeping up to 7 people, Drop Anchor has 2 bedrooms – queen, trio bunk & bunk. Quilts and pillows are provided, but guests will need to bring their linen (sheets, pillowcases, towels, bathmats & tea-towels) with them for their stay, or linen can be hired through the Country Getaways office.

There is one bathroom with a spa bath, shower over the bath & toilet.

Drop Anchor has reverse cycle split-system air-conditioning & a ceiling fan in the living area, with air-conditioning in the queen bedroom and ceiling fans in all bedrooms.

The open plan living area is spacious with plenty of lounge and dining seating.

In the lounge room, there is a large television with USB port, Bluetooth speaker and Wii games console.

The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric stove, microwave, dishwasher & medium size fridge/freezer; plus an additional fridge/freezer in the shed.

For lovers of coffee, Drop Anchor has 2 coffee machines to choose from – one taking ground coffee and the other Nespresso-compatible coffee pods.

The laundry has a front load washing machine, clothes dryer, iron & ironing board.

Outside overlooking the Port Broughton bay is an undercover entertaining area with hooded gas barbecue and crab cooking facilities.

There is undercover off-street parking at the front of the house with room for 2 cars, or 1 car and a boat.

Drop Anchor is just a short drive to the Port Broughton boat ramp, or a 10 minutes’ walk into the township for cafes, dining, shopping and supplies.

Beds

Queen: 1

Double Bunk: 1

Trio Bunk: 1

Property features:

  • 2 bedrooms – queen, trio bunk (double on the bottom, single on the top) & bunk
  • Sleeps 7
  • Quilts, blankets and pillows provided
  • BYO sheets, pillowcases, towels, bathmats and tea-towels
  • Optional linen hire available through Country Getaways office
  • Bathroom with spa bath, shower (over bath) & toilet
  • Reverse cycle split-system air-conditioning in living area
  • Air-conditioning in queen bedroom
  • Ceiling fans in all bedrooms & living area
  • Large television with USB port in living area
  • Bluetooth speaker
  • Wii games console
  • High chair
  • Baby bath
  • Fully equipped kitchen with electric stove, microwave, dishwasher, & medium size fridge/freezer
  • Coffee machine (guests needs to bring ground coffee to use)
  • Coffee pod machine (guests need to bring Nespresso-compatible capsules)
  • Additional fridge/freezer in shed
  • Front load washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Hooded gas barbecue
  • Undercover outdoor entertaining area
  • Crab cooking facilities & pot
  • Off-street parking undercover parking for 2 cars or 1 car & a boat
  • Sorry, pets not permitted

Amenities of Drop Anchor

Accessible: No

Airconditioning: Yes

Dishwasher: Yes

DVD player: No

Ensuite bathroom: No

Group stays (10+ guests): No

Pet friendly: No

TV: Yes

Washing Machine: Yes

Property features:

  • 2 bedrooms – queen, trio bunk (double on the bottom, single on the top) & bunk
  • Sleeps 7
  • Quilts, blankets and pillows provided
  • BYO sheets, pillowcases, towels, bathmats and tea-towels
  • Optional linen hire available through Country Getaways office
  • Bathroom with spa bath, shower (over bath) & toilet
  • Reverse cycle split-system air-conditioning in living area
  • Air-conditioning in queen bedroom
  • Ceiling fans in all bedrooms & living area
  • Large television with USB port in living area
  • Bluetooth speaker
  • Wii games console
  • High chair
  • Baby bath
  • Fully equipped kitchen with electric stove, microwave, dishwasher, & medium size fridge/freezer
  • Coffee machine (guests needs to bring ground coffee to use)
  • Coffee pod machine (guests need to bring Nespresso-compatible capsules)
  • Additional fridge/freezer in shed
  • Front load washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Hooded gas barbecue
  • Undercover outdoor entertaining area
  • Crab cooking facilities & pot
  • Off-street parking undercover parking for 2 cars or 1 car & a boat
  • Sorry, pets not permitted

Rates for Drop Anchor

Low: $150.00

High: $200.00

Peak: $230.00

Cleaning fee: $80.00

Administration fee: $25.00

Refundable Security Bond (refer terms & conditions for applicable bonds/periods): $250.00

Tariff Seasons

Season Dates
Low 1 May - 31 October.
High 1 November - 30 April;
plus all long weekends, special events in the vicinity & Yorke Peninsula Field Days.
Peak Easter, and Christmas/New Year;
26 December - 31 January.

Costing calculation:
Rate x Number of nights + Cleaning Fee + $25 administration fee = Total Price

All rates are quoted per night in AUD.

Refundable Bonds

Security Bond

  • A refundable security bond may be payable for a property; a bond may also be required in lieu of credit card details for security prior to obtaining key details.

Pet Bond

  • At a pet friendly property, a minimum $100 refundable pet bond is to be paid (refer to Terms & Conditions).
  • If an online booking has been made & Country Getaways has been advised that you are bringing a dog, you authorise that the $100 refundable pet bond is processed to the card used for the booking transaction.

Long Weekends, SA Schoolies & Peak Season Bonds

For any bookings on long weekends, SA schoolies & peak season; a $250 refundable security bond is to be paid by credit card prior to obtaining key access details (not applicable when a property bond is already in place).

Debit Cards

Please note for any reservations where a debit card is used as a form of payment, a $250 refundable security bond must be paid.

 

Refundable bonds are only to be processed to a credit card.

Refer to specific property details for security or pet bond details.

The property cleaner will advise the bond status following your departure, and your bond less any debits, will be refunded within 14 business days of your date of departure via the method paid.

About Port Broughton

Read more about Port Broughton

Port Broughton is ideally located in the northern Yorke Peninsula and is a popular starting point for a range of holiday adventures.

With its close proximity to the Copper Coast towns of Moonta Bay, Kadina and Wallaroo, and nearby southern Flinders Ranges, and Clare Valley wineries within easy driving distance, Port Broughton is a great destination for your next Yorke Peninsula stay.

The waters off the town are popular for fishing, with a long T-shaped jetty and excellent boat launching facilities. It's also a popular sailing spot, and has its own sailing club.  The 9-hole golf course with year-round watered greens is popular with golfers both local & visiting.

Dining choices are plentiful in Port Broughton with 2 hotels, a club and several cafes and eateries in the town, popular Palate 2 Palate restaurant.

As you would expect crabs, oysters and King George whiting taste as if they were straight off the boat – why not stop off at Grandax to purchase local crab meat and other seafood.

Port Broughton also has a chemist, supermarket, newsagency and bakery.

Nearby Fisherman Bay is just a short drive to the north of Port Broughton. This area is aptly named and a popular fishing and holiday spot.

Port Broughton is located approximately 2 hours from Adelaide.

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