The owners built their dream 15 years ago combining their expertise in hospitality and art. The longest standing restaurant with same owners on the island. The restaurant has won numerous awards from restaurant and catering for the whole of Townsville and Whitsunday region including Restaurant Of the Year, Best Alfresco and Best Themed Restaurant. The Barefoot holds a Certificate of Excellence with Trip Advisor. The property covers 600 square metres overlooking magical Horseshoe Bay Beach in the busiest hub on the island (restaurant/cafe strip) with water sports galore out the front. This stunning property is over two storeys with multiple eating areas, downstairs front deck overlooking the beach, out the back garden bar area with palm trees through the deck, upstairs covered balcony overlooking the beach and nightly sunsets. Huge art gallery section flowing from the front to back deck and further art gallery/artists studio upstairs. The property also has a private caretakers residence with office and bathroom. There is a private pool on the land with separate back private easement (the Barefoot holds the easement rights). Airconditioned throughout, huge commercial kitchen/coolroom/freezer- included in sale all furnishings and restaurant equipment.
The Barefoot is known as the primo function area on the island for weddings/birthdays/proposals/wine tastings/art exhibitions etc. Seating for 100 and fully licensed.
Magnetic Island is a unique, thriving community/school/supermarkets/dive centres/medical centre/golf course/backpackers/Peppers and Mercure Hotels/holiday destination. With a population of over 2,000 it is just a 20 minute fast ferry ride from Townsville (pop. 200,000) with every possible big city service/airport/major shopping centres and hugely popular tourism industry. Average maximum temperature: 28.7C, average minimum temperature: 19.5C. The Island hosts World Heritage Marine Park and nearly 70% of the island is untouched National Park (52km2) with 23 bays and beaches and 25 km of walking tracks. Known for its birdwatching, koalas, rock wallabies, brush-tail possums and an abundance of birds. Together with its unique boulder-strewn headlands and scenic outlooks with Mt Cook reaching 497 metres. Excellent fishing, boating, sailing, snorkelling and scuba with an average 320 days of sunshine per year.
Magnetic island is a highly scenic, relatively untouched natural paradise with a unique feeling of safety for families that has long gone from major cities. Get in contact for more info.
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