Steele’s Island offers excellent accommodation with a warm ambience and rustic charm in the large, beautiful Beach Homestead, for the larger groups, the Beach Suite (The Settler's Suite) and the two Beach Cottages for couples or smaller groups.

The Beach Homestead

The Beach Homestead, overlooking the sheltered bay on one side of the Island and the river estuary and beach on the other, has a warm, homely ambience and an abundance of rustic charm. Comfortably furnished, it offers the following;

  • huge living/entertainment area with a large, raised open fireplace and access to decking and verandas

  • several areas for dining, indoors and out

  • a bar alcove with two fridges

  • formal dining/games room with a multi purpose table that can easily be adapted for use as a large formal dining table, billiards table or table tennis table

  • spacious, fully equipped kitchen containing three electric ovens, a large gas cook top, two microwaves, three fridges, a freezer, a dishwasher, a huge country kitchen table, modern kitchen appliances, ample crockery and cutlery, utensils, serving bowls and platters etc.

  • seven large bedrooms, each with access to outdoor areas, containing a double or queen bed, one or two single beds and/or bunks, television, radio, heaters, all bedding and linen (roll-away beds are also available)

  • ensuite facilities for each bedroom

  • disabled bedroom and bathroom easy access to main living areas and outdoors

  • three separate toilets, including a bathroom for disabled guests

  • large laundry equipped with washing machine, clothes dryer, iron and ironing board, ducted vacuum cleaning system

  • indoor spa and sauna as well as outdoor spa (seats 10)

  • shaded outdoor barbecue areas, on either side of the homestead and overlooking the water, with ample outdoor furniture

  • timber blinds throughout

  • heated, easy care slate floor throughout

  • cots available

  • trestle tables and folding timber chairs for additional indoor or outdoor dining use

  • easy living on one level, in and out

Groups of twenty plus can be comfortably accommodated in the homestead, depending on preferred sleeping arrangements. It offers the perfect setting for group gatherings of any type. Business, Organisation & Corporate Stays 
Functions/Fun & Fantasy

The Settler’s Suite – deluxe beach suite

Affectionately known as “The Shackles Suite”, this unique deluxe suite located right on the beach with beautiful ocean and river views is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights for couples wishing to have a quiet, private, romantic and luxurious getaway.  Also suitable for a two couples or a small family, this unique suite consists of a large main bedroom with a queen bed and single bed, heating and electric blanket, ensuite, spa, sauna, large living area with floor heating, open fireplace, bar alcove, games room, large country kitchen and laundry.  The second bedroom has a double bed and two singles.

If offers guests exclusive use of the large outdoor spa, tennis court, mini golf course, kayaks, decking and barbecue areas.  Fishing rods and bait are also available.

Continental and hot breakfast provisions are included for guests to prepare at their leisure, together with a complimentary cheese platter, chocolates and a bottle of wine!

The Beach Homestead