The Dunes, Unit 17/38 Marine Drive

Unit 17/38 Marine Drive, Fingal Bay, NSW, 2315
The Dunes, Unit 17/38 Marine Drive

Bush And Beach -The Perfect Mixture!

The Location - 17 The Dunes is situated in an ideal location just opposite National Park which offers alovely reserve with bike tracks, playground, picnic tables, BBQ's, boat ramp,surf club and eateries (Saltwater restaurant and Longboat Cafe). Then hidden behind the reserve isthe fabulous Fingal Bay Beach, only 100m from unit! This beach offers a pristine white beach and clear waters, thebeach is patrolled offeringsafe swimming, surfing, fishing and kayaking.Fingal Bay Beach has its own island connected by a sand-spit,The spit at the north end links Fingal Island to the mainland, on low tide you can walk across to the island (with caution) to visit the Fingal lighthouse and the amazing views it offers. Fingal Bay hasan abundance of bush tracks to discover with 20 kilometres of rocky coastline ideal for bush walking, fishing and exploring with guests who stay between May and November having a good chance of spotting humpback whales from Barry Park. Shoal Bayis approx 2km away and the township of Nelson Bay is 5km away.

The Unit - Thisinviting and homely second floor holiday unit offers comfortablefurnishings in a secure complex opposite the beach. The carpeted open plan living area provides a sitting area witha large suede corner lounge, 42inch LCD TV and DVD. The dining area offers a timber dining setting, CD Player and a selection of books. The spacious functional kitchen offers plenty of bench space, a dishwasher, wall oven, stove top, microwave and full size fridge/freezer. This open plan area flows through to an undercover balcony through glass sliding doors, with outdoor setting, private BBQ and National Park views.

The spacious main bedroom has a queen size bed, built-in robe, flat screen TV, balcony access with National Park views plus a private ensuite bathroom with shower, toilet and vanity. The secondand thirdbedrooms overlook the communal in-ground swimming pool and tennis court, with twosingle beds and wardrobe in bedroom two and onesingle bed, onetrundle bed and onetri-bunkbed plus wardrobe in bedroom three. The main bathroom has a standard size bath, shower (over bath), toilet and vanity. The internal laundry provides guests with a front loading washing machine, dryer and ironing facilities. Your vehicle can be securely parked in the downstairs double lock-up garage whilst you take advantage of the beach side location. (Room for a small axle trailer boat)

There are definitely smoke alarms at this property.

Linen packs are provided for this property. If you would like bed makes please contact the office.


  • CD Player
  • Covered area
  • Communal Pool
  • Children welcome
  • Clothes Dryer
  • BBQ Grill
  • Boat parking
  • Balcony
  • Big screen TV
  • Garage
  • DVD Player
  • Deck
  • Dining
  • Dishwasher
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Oven
  • Linens Provided
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Pool
  • Stove
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided


Quad Bike Riding, Bushwalking: Tomaree National Park + Headland, Cycling: Safe Cycleway Opposite (Ride to Shoal Bay), Scuba-Diving, Dive Charters, Dolphin Cruises: Depart Daily (Approx. 5.6km from Unit), Fishing - Beach, Fishing - Game: (February) + Trailer Boat Comp (March/April), Exercising: Balance Gym (Approx. 4.1m from Unit), Golfing: 27 Hole Course (Approx. 5.7km from Unit), Mini Golf/Putt Putt, Kayaking, Learning/Lessons/Tuition: Learn to Surf Fingal Bay Beach - Directly Opposite, Para-Sailing/Para-Flying, Sailing, Sandboarding, Scenic Flight, Shopping: Nelson Bay CBD (Approx. 5.5km from Unit), Sightseeing, Snorkelling, Surfing: Surf Beach Oppoiste, Swimming: Patrolled Surf Beach (Approx. 60m from Unit), Tennis, Walking, Whale Cruises: from mid-May to mid-November, Wine Tasting: Shoal Bay in September + Nelson Bay November.


Aussie Lifestyle, Beach: Surfing, Fishing: Beach + Rock, Food and Wine Tasting, Golf, Health and Fitness: Fingal Bay Surf Life Saving Club, National Park, Relaxation, Soft Adventure, Adult Getaway, Family, Gay and Lesbian, Self-Drive, Senior, Single.


Credit Cards: Mastercard, Visa, AMEX (Surcharge Applies), Electronic Funds Transfer.


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