contemporary dromana beach side cottage
200m to the beach


Pets welcome outdoors with approval.


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, alkaline water filter 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 31) 7 night min. stay
Easter (Apr 8 - Apr 15, 2020) 4 night min. stay
Long Weekends 3 night min. stay
This rate applies for any weekly booking over Xmas or NYE.
$800 $5600
(SHORT STAY AVAILABLE Jan 5, 2020- Jan 10, 2020) 5 night min. stay
$800 -
(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