A relaxing home away from home accommodation experience for couples and families

About Us

Camellia Cottage is a beautifully appointed two-bedroom holiday house located at Lemon Tree Passage, Port Stephens. Set in a lovely quiet location, conveniently close to local shops and restaurants our accommodation location really has something for everyone.

Whether you are after relaxion and the opportunity for long walks, long lunches and peace and quiet, or action on and in the water, nearby 4 wheel drive attractions, golf or nature treks, Lemon Tree Passage is a desirable holiday location for both couples and families.

The cottage sleeps up to six people. Other arrangements may be available upon request should you have a slightly larger family or group.

The Cottage

Our accommodation is available for short and long term holiday rental.

The cottage comfortably sleeps six, with two comfortable queen size beds and a sofa bed.

Please note: We do supply quilts, electric blankets and pillows. We do not supply additional linen such as sheets, towels or pillow cases, these must be brought by you.

The remainder of the accommodation provides all the creature comforts you need during your stay. A fully appointed kitchen, including a large fridge, microwave and dishwasher, cooking utensils, cutlery and crockery. An open plan living area with TV, DVD player and stereo. There is a single-family bathroom with a very large walk in shower, separate toilet and laundry.

Outside, the backyard is fully enclosed with a carport and driveway offering plenty of off-street parking, to secure your boat, car and/or bikes.

The yard is dog friendly and dogs are welcome to stay in the yard.

Please note: Dogs are not allowed inside the house.

The undercover, outdoor back veranda has a BBQ and table setting for outdoor dining.

Lemon Tree Passage

The Cottage is only a 3 minute walk to Lemon Tree Passage Marina, offering a netted tidal pool for swimming, fishing, boating and a children's playground.

Its quiet, beautiful location offers serenity and relaxation, whilst also providing easy access to more robust activities for those who seek a little action. Couples will find our accommodation and location suitable for a romantic getaway, just as family holiday makers will enjoy it for all the outings and activities that are available to keep everyone happy and on the move.

The Cottage is only a 3 minute walk to Lemon Tree Passage Marina, offering swimming, fishing, boating and a children's playground. Lemon Tree Passage has all the local conveniences of a small town - a police station, a chemist, a doctor, post office, take-away food, butcher shop and a bottle shop. Nearby Tanilba Bay has a small shopping centre for all your grocery needs.

Dining out is also made easy at the nearby Bowling and RSL Club. Both have great menus.

Additional tourist attractions:

  • •¬†Tanilba Bay 18 hole golf course
  • • Koala Colony, that can often be seen and heard in the park across the road from Camellia Cottage
  • • Eco-Tourism along the banks of Tilligerry Creek, well known for its natural beauty, waterfront reserves and abundant birdlife and wildflowers
  • • Walking and running tracks
  • • Easy 30 minute drive to Newcastle, Nelsons Bay, and Raymond Terrace
  • • 30 minutes to the world renowned sand dunes of Stockton Beach, offering camel rides, horse riding or 4WD tours
  • • Deep sea fishing
  • • Whale and dolphin watching and the Shark and Ray centre near Bobs Farm is a must see
  • • Wineries
  • • Tennis
  • • 20 minutes from Williamstown Airport


Lemon Tree Passage, 2319 NSW
0428 738 281

Please note that you can book directly with us, allowing you to gain the best price on the day of your booking.
Alternatively you can use the Book Now link to book via Homeaway.