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Abstobys Retreat

· Bobs Farm, New South Wales
5 acres hosted by Louise H.
1 lodging site · 3 Vehicle/Tent sites
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Enjoy the comforts of home at some sites—including flush toilets, showers, and a kitchen.
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Recent Hipcampers say this Hipcamp is great for families and kids.
A private property with grass campsites by a tidal outlet to Port Stephens harbour. You can spend your days fishing, kayaking or enjoying Nelson Bay and surrounding areas and beaches which are only 15 minutes away. Guests have the use of a retreat shelter/fire place/BBQ area and wifi. Campers must try to be self contained bringing their own water, toilet and shower. Sorry, no caravans over 20ft. Suite solo travellers, couples wanting a quiet weekend and LGBT friendly. We do have available tank, rain water for drinking, a toilet and hot shower available for those who cannot be totally self contained. Yes there are mozzies because you are near water, so bring repellent. Pets are welcome but must stay on a leash throughout your stay. Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times. Please BYO firewood. Fires are only permitted when there are no fire restrictions and in the designated fire pit and designated fire pit area for your own fire pit. Children 16 & under stay for free. Please notify host if you are bringing children. Please be careful and supervise young children near the water.
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496 Ratings · 348 reviews
Bob C.recommends
April 6, 2024
Abstobys Retreat
It was a great place to stay. Quiet and peaceful. Fishing from the bank. Louise was a very good host.
Hannah M.recommends
March 30, 2024
Abstobys Retreat
Lovely off the grid campsite with everything you need! Excellent spot and host
Gaby H.recommends
March 28, 2024
Abstobys Retreat
Not aceptable place
This is a realy unexceptable and unsuitable place for camping. A Real crowdy area
Caitlin D.recommends
March 21, 2024
Abstobys Retreat
We loved staying at Louise’s! The facilities were all really clean and it was so quiet. Louise was super friendly and welcoming. We would 100% recommend staying here 😊
Esther H.recommends
March 18, 2024
Abstobys Retreat
Nice small Hipcamp tidy clean but for our feeling not so dispersed as it is advertised. Louise helpful and lovely hostess, We like to come back
Louis R.recommends
March 6, 2024
Abstobys Retreat
Great Camp spot
Turned up late so we couldn't see the wonderful views until the next morning. Louise came out and greeted us, showed us around and made us feel very welcome. Really nice plots to park up with a fire-pit to relax by.
Bobs Farm, New South Wales, AustraliaTraditional, ancestral territory of Guringai and Worimi First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
Hosted by Louise H.Joined in November 2020
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