contemporary dromana beach side cottage
200m to the beach


Pets welcome outdoors with approval.

We apologise there is an interruption to WiFi service at Frank's Shack during the transfer to NBN.

Spacious living for up to 3 families is offered at Frank's Shack.  The fully renovated property is a short 200m walk to the beach and comfortably accommodates 14-16 guests.

The historic homestead is situated on a quiet road and bay views await you from the moment you step out of your car.  Frank's Shack is a 500m walk to the base of Arthur's Seat chair lift, offering amazing views up to the peak of Arthur's Seat.

Featuring 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 3 living spaces, spread over 2 levels, Frank's Shack will give you all the room you need to kick back and relax by the beach.  

Upstairs includes:

  •  Air conditioned, gas heated, Coonara, fan cooled for year round comfort.
  •  Stunning polished floorboards throughout.
  •  Lounge room with split system heating/cooling, flat screen TV, DVD player, CD player.
  •  Sunlight filled, open plan living area with coonara wood fire, iPod dock & speakers, dining table for 10 and window seats - this area easily accommodates 16+ guests at the one time!
  •  3rd living area with tabletennis, gas heating, ceiling fan, couch, chairs, mini kitchenette/bar with 2 extra fridges and sink plus sofabed.  
  •  Kitchen with big fridge, oven/stove, microwave, dishwasher and adjacent breakfast bench for 4 - overlooking main lounge area.
  • High chair and portacot available for use.
  •  Main bedroom with king-size bed and built in robes.
  •  Bedroom 2 with dual aspect windows revealing bay views.  Bedroom has direct access to upstairs bathroom.    Double bed and drawers.
  •  Bedroom 3 with double bed, built in robes, portable fan. 
  •  Upstairs bathroom accessible from main bedroom or games room area, with toilet, shower and double vanity.
  •  Upstairs laundry with washing machine

 Downstairs you will discover:

  •   Bedroom 4 with 3 sets of bunk beds and split system air-conditioning.
  •  Bedroom 5 with queen bed and split system air-conditioning.
  •  Main bathroom with shower, double vanity and freestanding bath.
  •  2 separate toilets. 

Sleeping configuration:

Bedroom 1 u/s: King size bed, sleeps 2.

Bedroom 2 u/s: Double bed, sleeps 2.

Bedroom 3 u/s:  Double bed, sleeps 2.

Bedroom 4 d/s: 3 x single bunks, sleeps 6.

Bedroom 5 d/s: 1 x queen bed, sleeps 2.

Games Room Area u/s: sofa bed, sleeps 2.

Portacot if required.

Property is filled with character, including original artwork painted on walls and heritage leadlight above double entrance doors:

Outdoors the space continues with fabulous new entertaining deck with bbq and outdoor setting.  Outdoor shower for rinsing off sand after a long day at the beach and outdoor gas heater.  Fully fenced yard with plenty of off street parking and room for several cars, boat and/or jetski.


SEASON: Nightly tariff Weekly tariff
High Peak
(Dec 19 - Jan 5) 7 night min. stay
Easter (Mar 28 - Apr 4) 4 night min. stay
Long Weekends 3 night min. stay
This rate applies for any weekly booking over Xmas or NYE.
$800 $5600
(Dec 19-Dec 20 2017) 2 night min. stay
(Dec 27 - Jan 1) 5 night min. stay
This rate applies for any weekly booking over NYE.
(Jan 6 - Jan 31) 5 night min. stay
Any stay over Australia Day 6 night min. stay
$800 $4830
(Feb - Apr) (Sept - Dec 18) 2 night min. stay
Excludes Easter


Off Peak
(May - Aug) 2 night min stay
$640 $4480
ALL TARIFFS ARE BYO LINEN. Guest BYO top and bottom sheets, pillowcases, towels and teatowels.
Linen Hire per bed
Linen Hire whole house $350