About this listing
Beautifully renovated, spacious, quiet, our 3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom home is only a 10 minute walk to a choice of Fairlight or Forty Basket beaches, or 30 minute walk to Manly via the coastal promenade or an Express bus every 20 mins at your door.
Our stylishly renovated home is a 30 minute walk to one of Sydney's most beautiful beaches, Manly, with its village restaurants, cafes, and shopping. If you prefer more variety, the Manly ferry will take you to the Sydney CBD in 15 minutes.
With the verve of art deco comfortably embraced by modernity, this substantial residence has been recently renovated to excellent standards, the residence is sited in a sought-after family-friendly street only a short stroll to nearby North Harbour reserve and Forty Baskets beach. It's just a touch further to express CBD buses, ferries, and Manly entertainment.
Our home features a stainless steel galley kitchen, including Ilve oven and cooktop. The front lounge enjoys P&O window surrounds with separate family/ dining room at the rear. Main bedroom is striking with a walk-in robe and designer bathroom with large spa and double ensuite shower.
Features - As practical as it is impressive, the home enjoys a moveable island kitchen bench as well as two outside entertainment areas, three bathrooms and dual heating/air conditioning. High ceilings provide a bright and airy designer feel with bedrooms having sizeable built-in robes. Plus, there are plantation shutters throughout, upstairs study nook and showers in every bathroom.
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Guests have access to whole house except locked ground floor storage room.
(Rear ground level studio not included.)
Balgowlah is one of the most prestigious areas on the Northern Beaches. Filled with seaside character and a boutique way of living, this suburb offers everything you could need. Located approximately 11km from the CBD, and only 2 kms from Manly, Balgowlah is surrounded by pristine water frontage including North Harbour, Forty Baskets, and Sydney Harbour. Filled with a vast array of public parks, pools, marinas, beaches, sporting facilities and Sydney Harbour National Park.
•Clontarf Beach, Castle Rock, Reef Beach and Forty Baskets Beach
•Nearby Spit to Manly walking track that leads through scenic Sydney Harbour National Park
•Balgowlah Heights shops, offering a supermarket, delicatessen, boutique shops, cafes and more
•Nearby Stockland Mall offers a vast range of cafes, supermarkets, eateries, boutique fashion stores, home wares shops and Fitness First Gym
•Array of sporting fields such as Dobroyd park and Tania park
•Sailing on Sydney Harbour with a Private Skippered Yacht Charter or Sailing Lessons on a Yachting Australia accredited Sailing Course
Balgowlah - Manly Loop bus # 131 or #132
(132 Bus stop is 3 doors down, around the corner)
Standard Terms and Conditions of Temporary Holiday Accommodation
Note: Variances can be agreed on but only by arrangement with the owner in writing.
Payment of booking constitutes the clients acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
Balance of the rental amount must be received in full according to AIRBNB policies. If not the owner has the right to cancel the booking and attempt to re let it.
The owners will make every effort to ensure the property is available as booked. However the owners reserve the right to make alterations to bookings due to unforeseen circumstances.
To maintain a good standard for our guests we require certain conditions to be complied with. We appreciate most will respect our property but the occasional abuse requires that we state the following conditions.
Number of Guests should not exceed 6 adults or subsequently agreed in writing or email, and no more than 8 people in the house at one time. Fees will apply for excess guests not agreed with the owners in advance. No smoking inside the house.
Parties and Functions are strictly prohibited. The price charged is for domestic use only and not commercial. Accordingly this rate does not allow for the extra wear associated with functions in terms of cleaning, garbage removal, wear and tear, repairs etc. Use contrary to this may result in additional payments.
Damage, Breakages, Theft and Loss are the tenants’ responsibility during their stay.
Personal Liability – it is the tenants’ responsibility for their own safety and welfare and owners are not liable for any harm caused to tenants’ welfare while at Beautiful Freshwater beach house.
Departure - the property should be left in a similar state to its condition on arrival.
Check-out time is 10am by the latest, to allow time to prepare property for next guests.
Disturbance to our neighbours, including excessive noise, is prohibited and may result in termination of rental and additional payments of 100% per night of excessive noise.
AUD $900 Security will be charged through AIRBNB. The total amount will be refunded through AIRBNB subject to the above conditions being met. It is designed to cover any additional costs incurred including but not limited to, any breakage, damage or excess cleaning requirements, extra guests beyond those declared ..etc.
Pets are not allowed unless specific arrangements have been made in writing with the owner.
Loss - the owners take no responsibility for the tenant’s personal property.
Variations to these conditions may only be made by prior arrangements with the owner in writing
About the Host, Heidi
I am a Canadian who has made Australia her home for over ten years. I appreciate a good place to stay, having had many travel adventures myself. My home is in Balgowlah, a pretty harbourside village next to Manly with easy access by bus or ferry to Sydney CBD.