What to Bring

Our accommodation is self-contained...


If you’re new to self catering getaways you may wonder what to pack.

Here’s a guide to help you prepare

All linen is provided and the beds are made up ready for your arrival. If you plan on going swimming please bring your own beach or pool towels.

We provide a complimentary Starter Pack for your arrival – individual sachets of tea, coffee, sugar, coffee pods (if applicable) salt and pepper, toiletries, toilet paper, soap, tissues, bin liners, washing liquid and laundry powder to allow you time to purchase your own supplies.

Extras such as hairdryers, cots, and highchairs are property-specific items. If not mentioned in the property listing, please bring your own if you require them.

Basic cleaning items such as brooms, mops, and vacuums are provided. For stays longer than 9 days, we provide a complimentary linen change at no additional cost. Please contact us if you would like this service.

Essential Packing Tips

Before packing, verify what’s included in your accommodation to avoid bringing unnecessary items. Consider your length of stay, available shops and amenities, and planned activities. As each Lakeshores Accommodation is privately owned the amenities can vary depending on the property. 

Self-Catering Holiday Packing List

Kitchen Basics

If you don’t intend to shop locally. Remember these essentials:

  • Salt and pepper
  • Tea and coffee
  • Sugar or sweetener
  • Milk and bread
  • Cooking oil (e.g., olive oil)
  • Foil and containers for leftovers
  • Beverages (wine, beer, juice )Bathroom Necessities

Bathroom Necessities

All properties offer bath towels and bath mats. You may wish to bring the below items to save on purchasing these on your arrival:

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower gel
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Personal toiletries

For the Kids

When traveling with babies or children, your packing list may be more complex. Some properties may have cots and high chairs, if so these will be in the listing. Essential items include:

  • Nappies and rash cream
  • Baby wipes and bottles
  • Baby carrier and travel cot
  • High chair and compact stroller
  • Games and activity books
  • Entertainment devices and apps

For Pets

Prior to brining your pet you must ensure the property is pet friendly and Lakeshores is notified of your intention by booking the pet as part of the booking process. If you bring pets, prepare for their comfort with:

  • Pet food and bowls
  • Pet bed and towels
  • Leash and poo bags

Additional Essentials

Don’t forget these handy items for a smooth trip:

  • Torchlight and first aid kit
  • Cards and board games
  • Reading material
  • Electronics chargers
  • Weather-appropriate gear (rainwear, sunscreen)
  •  Your holiday vibe!

Call us


9am - 5pm Monday to Friday

ABN 51 126 846 437