Nestled along the pristine shores of an K’gari’s World-Heritage listed coastline, this secluded beachfront accommodation stands as a sanctuary of serenity and solace to any visitors. It’s a place where the symphony of waves meets the whispering breeze, and the golden sands stretch endlessly in either direction. The Haven offers an unparalleled escape from the bustle of urban life, providing a refuge for those seeking tranquillity, connection with nature, and a profound sense of inner peace in between exploring the world’s largest sand island. With two self-contained units to choose from when staying here, you’re sure to find your little slice of paradise on K’gari.
The greatest allure of these beachfront cabins is their immersive connection with nature. Surrounded by a lush tapestry of flora and fauna, you can experience a profound sense of belonging, as if becoming a part of the natural world. The sights and sounds of the ocean, the rustling leaves, and the songs of birds become a daily symphony, providing a harmonious backdrop to life’s simple pleasures. If you’re lucky, you’ll even get to see some of K’gari’s infamous dingos at close range as they pad through the undergrowth around the site. Or you can head out onto the beach to catch sight of some marine life, including fish, manta rays and even humpback whales in the winter months!
Unlike crowded resorts and bustling tourist destinations, our Haven on K’gari (Fraser Island) offers an unparalleled level of privacy. Here, you can escape the prying eyes of the world and relish in moments of solitude. The cabins, cocooned in their own little paradise, allow for introspection and self-discovery, making it an ideal haven for writers, artists, or anyone seeking a respite from the demands of everyday life. You don’t have to be a creative to enjoy quiet time here though. Come and stay to reconnect with yourself and your loved ones. As an adult only destination, you’re sure to be able to relax and unwind. The rhythmic lullaby of the waves crashing against the shore is a natural balm for the soul. It soothes frayed nerves and invites a sense of calm, providing a therapeutic soundtrack for your mind. The symphony of nature fosters a meditative state, allowing you to let go of stress and tension, and embrace the present moment.
Despite this seclusion, the Haven is located on the east coast of K’gari (Fraser Island) just 10 minutes away from Eurong and Happy Valley. This makes it easy to pop by to grab some supplies, a treat from the bakery or even head out for an evening meal. It’s also well located for days out exploring all the sights the world’s biggest sand island has to offer! Whether you want to get up to Champagne Pools, float down Eli Creek or dive into the crystal-clear waters of Boorangoora (Lake Mackenzie), the Haven is a great launching pad.
When you’re not out exploring the island, the local surrounds have plenty to offer. The beach is a stone’s throw from both cabins meaning you can head out there with ease. Why not set yourself up on the beach during the afternoon and catch some fish? Or head out for a walk along the expansive 70-mile beach. You may just want to relax and unwind reading a book. All are at your fingertips. A sight that cannot be missed while staying at the Haven is watching the sun’s slow ascent above the ocean. Getting up early one morning during your stay is well worth the experience. Each sunrise the sky with a canvas of hues, from fiery reds to gentle pinks, creating moments of pure, unadulterated awe. Sunsets are also a magical time to be out on the beach, with the island in silhouette against the setting sun. The animals of the island come out during dawn and dusk to meaning you’ll get to experience more of what K’gari has to offer!
On top of the truly amazing location, the beach cabins on offer at the Haven are perfect for your island getaway. Wongari (dingo in the local Butchulla language) is our one-bedroom unit that can sleep up to four people. With a full queen size bed, a single bed and a sofa bed, there’s plenty of space for your group. An open plan kitchen and living area open out onto a beautiful deck with ocean views. There’s a fully equipped kitchen and all of the finishing touches to find yourself relaxing in the lounge or out on the deck just as much as you want to be out exploring the island!
Burad (Butchulla for white-bellied sea eagle) boasts two queen rooms, both with ocean views. With the added sofa bed, this beach cabin can sleep up to five guests. The large open plan living and kitchen area is perfect for slightly bigger groups or if you just want more space, especially with the added sheltered outdoor living space. In addition to the main shower, there’s also an outdoor shower for those of you wishing to enjoy the real beachside lifestyle! Wake up to watch sunrise right from your bedroom, step out onto the beach, then crank up the BBQ for sunset to make sure you’re truly relaxing into this island paradise.
In the Haven, the pace of life slows down, allowing for a deep sense of rejuvenation. The fresh sea air invigorates the body, while the gentle rhythm of the waves massages the mind into a state of calm. The connection with nature revitalizes the spirit, leaving you with a renewed sense of purpose and vitality. The Haven is more than a place to rest during your stay on K’gari; it is an experience that touches the very essence of what it means to be alive. In the embrace of this coastal sanctuary, one discovers a slice of heaven on earth, a place where the soul finds solace and the heart finds its own island home.