Arrival Info

261 Settlement Rd, Main Arm NSW 2482.

  • We are an easy 45 – 50 minutes drive from either Gold Coast or Byron/Ballina airports, and 12 minutes from Mullumbimby.  Settlement Rd is an un-sealed gravel road. You do not need a 4WD or SUV, but we recommend you navigate it slowly, especially if you are in a 2WD vehicle, or are arriving at night. Parts of the road are very rough. Some parts are steep. Do use GPS and/or Google maps as we are featured there. Part way along Settlement road you will veer LEFT and then rise sharply. You may see a sign saying “Leah & Eric's” – you’re going the right way.
  • Two and a half kilometres along Settlement Road (please set your odometer) look out for an ‘Altitude 261’ sign on the left. You will find us at the top of a 1km sealed concrete driveway.
  • Altitude 261 is secured with a KEYPAD access system on the main gate. ALWAYS contact us with your vehicle details and ETA prior to arrival and we will provide you with the current access code.


  • Altitude 261 is bound by a number of council, state and federal planning laws for holiday accomodation and as such has a strict capacity of 12 ADULT GUESTS.
  • Additional visitors must be registered with Altitude 261.
  • Altitude 261 has a fee schedule for bookings with ANY additional visitors. 
  • Immediate termination of your booking may occur if you fail to inform Altitude 261 of the correct numbers for your group or any visitor arrivals in addition to a booking.


  • Altitude 261 is presented to you professionally cleaned prior to your arrival.
  • Guests are expected to leave the property close to how it was presented to you on arrival. Failure to do so will incur additional cleaning fee.
  • Please LEAVE all linen in the bedrooms and bathrooms on your departure. Do NOT move it to the laundry.
  • Please remove all water-proof makeup before using the linen. We do not employ strong bleaches and cleaning products and therefore ask for your cooperation by reducing this burden on our water supply and environment.
  • Linen that needs replacement will incur an additional replacement fee.
  • Tea-towels and other kitchen linen may be left in the laundry.


  • Ensure all crockery and cutlery is washed and put away.
  • Please ensure the BBQ is returned as presented to you. BBQ cleaner and tools are provided.


  • Sound and music must be kept to a reasonable volume after 10:30pm. 
  • Amplified sound beyond 11PM is not permitted. Discretion is completely up to Altitude 261 staff.
  • No amplified sound should be heard external to the house after 11pm.
  • The Hirer risks IMMEDIATE TERMINATION OF THE HIRE if noise restrictions are not obeyed.


  • ALWAYS rinse in fresh water before getting in the spa.
  • Spa temperature should be set at 38 degrees and below.
  • When not in spa keep cover on.
  • ONLY use PUMP A and BLOWER button.
 Spa control panel

Spa control panel




  • If you are arriving after 2PM please call, email or text with an ETA. We will meet you at the house for orientation.

Audio Video System

Altitude 261 uses a SONOS whole house audio system.
Download the controller app before you arrive and take control of the system.

  • Sources include Apple TV (NETFLIX / STAN), Western Digital Live TV Media Player, Satellite Free-to-air Television.
  • NEVER change the configuration of the system. If you have specific requests please do not hesitate to contact us.


  • Internet access is available on an unprotected network and is a respectable “bush” speed of between 2 and 6Mbps down.
  • NBN coming soon.
  • NETWORK name is Altitude 261. Password is altitude.


  • As we only have rubbish and recycling collection once per fortnight you will need to take care of any excess that cannot be accommodated in the bins provided. A Fee is applicable of $120 if you cannot remove excess waste during your stay.
  • Always use bin-liners and never leave food scraps or rubbish outside even if bagged.
  • NEVER put any food scraps in the BUSH anywhere on the property.


  • Smoking is permitted outdoors on the property. NO smoking is permitted in any internal or enclosed area. SMOKING receptacles MUST be used. Under no circumstance are ash or butts to be extinguished in or near the bush.
  • Any evidence of smoking in-doors will result in the full security bond being forfeited. Cigarette butts found on the grounds will result in a deduction from the security deposit for cleaning expenses.


  • If you are driving up or down the driveway please drive carefully and slowly. Often carpet snakes (which are harmless) doze on the driveway and on Settlement Rd. You will need to be a little patient. At ALL times drive slowly.


  • Decorations or other items can be attached to trees, buildings or other fixed structures WITH EXPLICIT PERMISSION only. Party streamers, confetti, sparklers are permitted but MUST be disposed of afterwards.
  • Fireworks are not permitted.  


  • Woolworths Mullumbimby is the largest Supermarket.
  • IGA Mullumbimby. Generally better for deli items.
  • Be sure to visit the Mullumbimby Farmers Market every Friday from 7am.


  • Please let us know if you need anything, if you see something is not working, or if something goes wrong that needs immediate attention, Call or message Simon on 0419 324 136 or Rod on 0411 215 661.