A stress-relieving few days

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A stress-relieving few days

What a difference a few days can make. This 3-day itinerary will leave you feeling refreshed and ready for what’s next. Soothe your soul in a dazzling ocean pool. Lose yourself amongst giant red gum trees. Surrender to healing hands in a magical spa. Focus your energy with a yoga class. Discover a new you on the Central Coast.

The Itinerary

Healing hours

It doesn’t take much to reward yourself. Today you’ll discover that simple things like a gentle walk by the coast and a quiet lunch by the sea are the perfect way to quiet the mind and help rejuvenate. We hope you enjoy the tranquil little gems as you explore Pearl Beach and Patonga.

Stop 1

Pearl Beach General Store & Cafe

Start your morning with a little lie in, before making your way to this peaceful café for a breakfast of coffee and a roasted pumpkin bowl. Grab some snacks and relax on the sandy beach nearby.

Next stop: 2 mins

Stop 2

Pearl Beach

Take a dip in the rockpool, a gem on the western shoreline of Broken Bay, on the southern end of Pearl Beach. Unwind in the serene 25m-ocean pool before soaking up the sun for a little while.

Next stop: 2 mins

Stop 3

Pearls on the Beach

Refreshed, head to this restaurant for a quiet lunch, right on the sand. Sit outside and bask in the sea breeze. Unwind with outstanding contemporary Australian food infused with soulful ambience.

Next stop: 11 mins

Stop 4

Patonga to Pearl Beach Walk

This scenic walk begins and ends on a beach, so bring your togs for a dip. The track veers through the Great North Walk and the tall red gums of Brisbane Water National Park.

Next stop: Clear your mind

Stop 5

Meditation

Find a quiet spot and take in your beautiful surroundings. Take a moment to let your mind and body soak in the soothing sounds of the sea and chill. Perfect spot to catch the sunset.

Next stop: 2 mins

Stop 6

The Boathouse Hotel, Patonga

Sheltered under giant Norfolk Pines and directly opposite the beach, this is the perfect spot to dine. There’s fine wine, beautiful décor and an exquisite menu to peruse.

Next stop: 3 mins

Stop 7

Patonga Caravan and Camping Ground

Put your feet up in the tranquil bay side village of Patonga. This camping ground is the perfect spot for a relaxing holiday. Campfires are permitted in the winter months. *Rules apply

Next stop: Sleep, refresh

Good vibes

Forget the demands of everyday life with a dose of restful goodness. There’s nothing more gratifying than a healing massage, peaceful walks and dining on captivating soul food. Step out and connect with Empire Bay, Killcare, Ettalong and Woy Woy.

Stop 1

Impact Plants & Cafe

Kick-start today with a delicious breakfast at this inspiring plant nursery. Find your quiet spot on their timber deck to spot exotic plants and birds. Explore the lush tropical gardens.

Next stop: 5 mins

Stop 2

Bells Day Spa

Imbued with Hamptons’ elegance, this luxurious day spa will help you rebalance and de-stress. Why not book in for a soothing facial or massage while you’re here?

Next stop: Wine and dine

Stop 3

Bells at Killcare

Step next door to indulge in a culinary journey of Italian cuisine. You’ll love their 5-course degustation and perfectly matched, award-winning wines. Dine al fresco on the veranda.

Next stop: 16 mins

Stop 4

Gnostic Corner

Shop with a difference at Gnostic Corner. This co-operative has 9 unique shops that sell fair-trade goodies, crystals and new age books. Try hypnotherapy or pick up organic snacks.

Next stop: 8 mins

Stop 5

Hatters Tea House

Pick up the vibe at this quirky little tearoom in Ettalong. Serving quality teas, coffees, sandwiches and cakes, as you perch on plush, mismatched chairs. High tea available.

Next stop: 2 mins

Stop 6

Safran

Recharge at this up-market Turkish restaurant in a contemporary space with exposed-brick walls. You’ll love their delectable meze menu, designed to share. Try Raki, their specialty tipple.

Next stop: 1 min

Stop 7

Bar Toto

ith accolades for both its cocktails and pizza, this bar is filled with old-world charm. You’ll love their cocktails, international wines and beers that pack an Italian punch.

Next stop: 12 mins

Stop 8

Bells at Killcare

Evoking memories of bygone seasons, these cosy cottages are adorned with designer fittings and state of the art technology.

Next stop: Sleep, unwind

Relaxing, indulgent

Your mind and body will thank you for today.Find your perfect balance as you explore Terrigal, Avoca and Copacobana.

Stop 1

Island Time Espresso Bar

Begin your day with a juice cleanse at this café in Terrigal Beach. Follow up with an almond piccolo and exquisite food from their tropical inspired menu. Happy tummy = happy mind.

Next stop: 3 mins

Stop 2

The Yoga Collective

Find your balance with a yoga class in Terrigal. Regardless of experience, you’ll love the spiritual benefits. Beginner class available. Styles include Hatha or Shanti yoga.

Next stop: 10 mins

Stop 3

Like Minds

Soak up the good vibes at this great little café that serves sustainable food. Order a Fat Poppy Coffee and sit in the herb garden.

Next stop: 8 mins

Stop 4

Captain Cook Lookout

Be captivated by humpback whales as they swim past on the headland. Feel the salty breeze as you gaze out along the coastline. Get hypnotised by surfers catching waves.

Next stop: 5 mins

Stop 5

Creative Balance Avoca Beach

Wind down with Louise. She’s a qualified massage therapist specialising in Remedial Massage. Her healing touch is also perfect for sports, pregnancy and relaxation massage therapy.

Next stop: 4 mins

Stop 6

Avoca Surf House

Next remedy? A taste of local and nomadic spirits and fresh Australia seafood. With newly fitted floor-to-ceiling glass walls, this beachfront surf house has panoramic views of Avoca Beach.

Next stop: 1 mins

Stop 7

Avoca Beach Picture Theatre

After your food coma, head to this old-school cinema. Famous for its eclectic movies, it was voted Top 20 Cinema of the world by the BBC and Top 10 in the world by the New York Men’s Journal.

Next stop: 6 mins

Stop 8

Avoca Valley B&B

Take refuge in your boutique, spacious accommodation. Each suite has its own private balcony, en-suite and entrance. Book a masseur within the privacy of your suite. Adult only retreat.

Next stop: 6 mins

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