About this listing
Bookings open to all families and groups over 30 yrs old. Strictly no 'Schoolies' groups please. This is your all round beach house! Its unique character and space combined with natural vegetation makes you feel like you are really by the beach. The Sorrento precinct is becoming increasingly cosmopolitan and also well known for spectacular ocean and bay beaches. The Moorings is the perfect place to relax with family or friends and is a short stroll to the front beach and the Sorrento Yacht Club.
Upon entering The Moorings you instantly sense the warmth, style and relaxed ambiance created by the extensive use of polished timber, living over 2 levels that cleverly combine to provide a house that's both functional and inviting.
Living and Dining
The Moorings is the ultimate beach house for families to share. Featuring open plan living and loads of space extended outdoors with multiple decks. The combined open plan living/kitchen/dining area is set on the upper level. The lounge and dining suite provides great comfort from the classic design yet they have a very modern edge. The kitchen is modern and perfectly laid out. Adjacent to the kitchen/dining room is a wonderful deck that allows the outside world right into the internal living zone. This large balcony and BBQ area just craves for those who love to entertain and has fabulous views over the bay.
Downstairs you will find a games room with fooze ball table, billiards table and its own bathrooom. (This area is a separate retreat accessible by an outside stair case)
Bed and Bath
This property comfortably sleeps 8 guests. There are 3 bedrooms upstairs . The main bedroom has a queen bedand its own ensuite. There is another queen bedroom upstairs and the third bedroom has 2 sets of bunks. A central bathroom is located upstairs. Perfect for 2 families.
2 Split system air conditioning units - one to each upstairs living zone
Gas and electric heating
2 living rooms (both with TV's)
Dishwasher microwave oven
Washing machine clothes dryer
3/4 (9 x 4.5 foot) Sized Billiards table
2 Outdoor dining areas
Views of the bay
Undercover parking (room for a boat)
- Air Conditioning: 2 reverse cycle units - both upstairs living areas
- Bathroom: 2 bathrooms & ensuite to master
- Boat Parking: off street - in carport, behind gate
- Coffee Machine: MAP Coffee machine
- DVD Player
- Ceiling Fans: to upstairs main living area
- Games Room: with fooseball table
- Garden Area
- Gas BBQ: hooded, with gas bottle
- Microwave Oven
- Pool Table: 3/4 Size (9 x4.5 foot)
- Porch/Deck: with outdoor setting
- Multiple TVs: 1 to each living area upstairs
- Views: Sorrento and bay views from balcony
Interaction with guests
You will have access to our Verve staff any time throughout your stay. Whether it be to book a tour through our complimentary Verve concierge service or if you require any assistance related to the property.
Other things to note
The Mornington Peninsula is famous for its beautiful beaches so why not take advantage and see it first hand. The Verve team can arrange anything from hiring a stand up paddle board, jetski, canoe or even just a beach pack including kids toys, beach chairs and beach umbrella. Or for the more adventurous how does swimming with the dolphins sound or horseback riding along the rugged coastline of Gunnamatta Beach.
Guests must comply with the Booking Terms and Conditions including these House Rules. Failure to comply may result in bond charges.
1. The property is to be used for holiday rental purposes only. Our properties are not function centres/venues. Under NO circumstances is any property to be used for weddings, functions, schoolies groups or the hosting of any parties, celebrations or gatherings of any sort. Penalty fee of $5,000 will apply and immediate eviction will be imposed.
2. Each property is designed to accommodate a maximum number of guests. Written permission must be given PRIOR to your arrival for any excess guests. A fee of $100 per guest per night applies if you breach this condition.
3. Guests are not permitted to host visitors (persons other than Guests) at the Property without our prior written consent. 4. Verve Beachside is not responsible if the chosen accommodation does not "meet" the guest expectation. Please view the property on our website prior to your arrival and call Verve Beachside if you have any queries.
5. All properties are maintained to an excellent standard. Verve Beachside is not responsible for any failure of utilities, essential services or appliances. Please contact Verve Beachside immediately and every attempt will be made to contact the appropriate authorities and arrange repairs. However immediate repair may be beyond our control.
6. Non-urgent call outs, deemed by Verve Beachside, will incur a call-out fee of up to $150.
7. Strictly no tents or caravans are allowed on or around the Property.
Smoking is NOT permitted inside the Property. Your security bond will be forfeited if there is evidence of smoking inside the Property. Smoking is permitted outside the property however all cigarette butts must be disposed of in the rubbish bin. Bond charges will apply if cigarette butts are found on the property grounds.
DAMAGES & BREAKAGES
You must report to us immediately on your arrival (or as soon as you become aware of, but not upon departure) any damage or breakages to the Property, its fixtures, fittings or contents and any other unsatisfactory matter or incident at the Property.
Also, please advise if you need to make any changes to the entertainment systems, televisions, pool or spa settings and we will endeavour to arrange for these with the Property Manager. Please do not make any changes yourself as this may damage the equipment (which may incur a cost to you).
Any market umbrellas provided with the Property should be left closed whilst not in use to avoid damage (which may lead to a deduction from the security bond).
You are responsible for all damages, breakages and loss incurred during the term of your occupancy. We ask that you advise us of any mishaps for which you will be required to pay. The fee payable for lost keys is $44 and locksmith's fees will be charged directly to you. Any breach of the above conditions permits Verve Beachside, without prejudice to its other rights, and that of the owner, to refuse a key, amend the rental or immediately terminate the tenancy.
Guests must comply with parking regulations and show consideration to neighbours and other vehicles. Guests must not exceed the number of car spaces allocated to this property. To check how many cars are permitted at this property please refer to the property description on the website.
NOISE & RESIDENTIAL AMENITY
Guests must not create noise which is offensive to occupiers of neighbouring properties especially between 10pm and 9am, during arrival and departure, or at any time throughout the occupancy.
Offensive noise is prohibited and may result in termination of permission to occupy the Property, eviction, loss of rental paid and extra charges for security and other expenses which may be deducted from your security bond.
Guests must not engage in anti-social behaviour and must minimise their impact upon the residential amenity of neighbours and local community.
Please note swimming or spa use is not allowed between 10pm and 9am due to noise restrictions.
No glassware is permitted in the pool.
1. Verve Beachside is not responsible for the security of your belongings.
2. It is your responsibility to ensure the property is left secure at all times and after departure. Whenever you are absent from the property, please close all windows and doors to maintain security and prevent rain and water damage. Please close gates upon departure.
The property will be professionally cleaned prior to your arrival. We ask that you leave the property in a neat and tidy condition prior to your departure time including removing all rubbish from the property, cleaning the BBQ, washing and storing all dishes, etc and removing all food items from the fridge and pantry. Any excess cleaning costs may be deducted from the security bond.
The BBQ should be left clean upon your departure. Two gas bottles have been provided for your convenience. However, if you run out of gas during the course of your stay, please have the bottle/s refilled or swapped at the local hardware or petrol station and present us with the receipt and we will reimburse you.
Majority of properties are supplied with linen for your convenience. Please check with your Verve consultant at the time you secure your booking. All linen is to be used for its intended purpose only. Linen must not be used for cleaning. If you choose to remove or damage any linen, you will be charged for its replacement.
STRICTLY NOT PERMITTED
Garbage collection days are specified on the "Departure Checklist" provided to you.
Bins must be put out the night before the local collection AND upon your departure. Garbage is collected early Monday in Portsea, Sorrento, Blairgowrie and Rye.
Recycling bins are collected every 2nd Monday (please refer to calendar on the fridge). With the exception during summer where Recycle bins are collected on a weekly basis.
All rubbish must be placed in the bins provided (but bins must not be overflowing). Rubbish must not be left in public or common areas and will not be collected from the roadside if not inside the bin.
Bins left overflowing and any excess garbage or recycling left behind will incur a removal charge of $38.50 per bag/box which will be deducted from your security bond.
We ask that you follow these instructions. The Garbage Collector will not remove rubbish in cartons or plastic bags from the roadside. We ask that you dispose of any excess rubbish upon vacating the property. If Verve Beachside needs to remove any rubbish, costs incurred will be deducted from the security bond.
Many houses in this area have septic tanks and therefore you must not flush ANY SANITARY PRODUCTS, DISPOSABLE NAPPIES, ETC. If the toilet and/or the septic becomes blocked and requires pumping, you may be charged.
LIABILITY & INDEMNITY
You, the tenant, indemnify Verve Beachside against any liability, which may attach to Verve Beachside as a result of damage, injury or loss being personal or proprietary suffered by any person where damage, injury or loss has been contributed to or caused by any act or occasion of the tenant or his agent.
To the full extent permitted by law neither the owner of the property nor its agents or representatives shall be liable in any way whatsoever for any loss or damage or expense or claim (including without limitation damage to personal property) or for any injury or death whatsoever howsoever caused including by reason of negligence or otherwise (whether directly or indirectly) (“Loss”) suffered or sustained by the tenant or guests or invitees or visitors in the course of the stay and the tenant and guests and invitees and visitors hereby release, discharge and indemnify the owner and its agents and representatives in respect of any Loss.
The tenant indemnifies the owner against any damage or loss howsoever caused (whether directly or indirectly) through any act or omission of the tenant or any guest or any invitee or visitor, including without limitation arising from fire, theft, water damage, or from electrical or gas equipment failure.
Super Strict 30
Cancel up to 30 days before your trip and get a 50% refund. Cancel within 30 days of your trip and the reservation is non-refundable.
Verve Travel and Leisure has specialised in premium beach house rentals on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia for more than 15 years.
We professionally manage an exclusive collection of stylishly designed and decorated, fully serviced luxury beach and ocean side properties at some of Australia's top holiday destinations.
All properties are professionally maintained and serviced through our qualified and specially trained back of house and maintenance team. Our properties offer a range of accommodation options, locations and facilities and cater for all holiday needs; from family breaks and gatherings to indulgent weekend retreats and corporate conferences.
We require a minimum 2 night stay at all of our properties.
Verve offers a 24/7 concierge service too!
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