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Places to stay in Stanwell Tops

Places to stay in Stanwell Tops
A truly unique weekend escape only an hour and a half from Sydney CBD. You'll feel your worries melt away driving down the private dirt road to your oasis in the bush. The Bungalow is set in lush surrounds with sweeping ocean views. Freshly renovated with brand new furnishings and linen, you'll have all the comforts of home whilst you enjoy the sounds of nature from your own private deck or from the comfort of your bed perched high up in the loft. A perfect couples retreat.
The Bungalow offers the best of both worlds - bush and beach. With no visible neighbours except for the main house on the property you'll feel like you are a million miles away. Lounge on the outdoor couch on your own private deck and enjoy sweeping ocean views or watch the sunrise from the comfort of your loft bed overlooking the ocean. The Bungalow offers something a little different from most listings in the area. The beach and cafes are a 10-15 minute walk from our house. The Bungalow does have a stove top cooker, but no oven. So if you're a passionate chef, it's probably not the space for you. Otherwise keep things simple. Coledale offers a great selection of first rate cafes with incredible food to cater for all dietary requirements. Try Earth Walker or Mr & Mrs Smith or literally dozens of other cafes, bars and restaurants from Coledale to Thirroul including Headlands Hotel, Jose Jones & South Sailor to name a few. There are endless beaches, ocean pools and surf breaks to choose from or spend the weekend exploring the beauty of the escarpment with numerous walking trails to suit all levels of fitness. Try a yoga class or simply unwind on the deck. You won't be disappointed.
Life is a little slower in Coledale. Wander down to one of our local cafes for a long breakfast. Explore the headland walk to the SeaCliff Bridge or spend the day on the beach. There are so many beaches to choose from not to mention the beautiful ocean pool at Coledale or many others sprinkled all along the coast from north to south.
  • Loved our stay at the bungalow. A very cool space, super relaxing. Enjoyed the local cafes and surroundings. Would recommend.

    Emma2020-03-09T00:00:00Z
  • This is such a gorgeous little hideaway, surrounded by bush and with ocean views. I went for a night as a little retreat from life and it was the perfect spot. Sarah is lovely to deal with, the place is spotless and it's very peaceful. I completely recommend it to anyone looking for a quiet getaway.

    Tash 2020-03-04T00:00:00Z
  • Lovely stay in the hills, waking up with THE best sunrise view creeping through the window (we left the blind open). WiFi is currently down, though it's nice to disconnect once in a while. Hosts have great recommendations for food, etc. and you're welcomed by two gentle Golden Retrievers.

    Matt2020-03-02T00:00:00Z
  • A gorgeous, clean space with an incredible view! Lovely hosts (and pooches) that make you feel right at home. Can’t wait to be back!

    Tara2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • You can expect great hospitality, wonderful recommendations and a truly relaxing time by staying here. The bungalow was beautiful and exactly what we wanted for a weekend getaway. We had a swim down at nearby Coledale beach, and brekky at Thirroul, after which we had a poke through the interesting shops there. Would highly recommend!

    Timothy2020-02-29T00:00:00Z
  • Perfect place for a solo getaway - stylish and serene. Just a short drive from beautiful swimming spots and everything else you need. Sarah is a warm and responsive host.

    Anneke2020-02-28T00:00:00Z
  • The Bungalow really feels like a getaway - surrounded by bush with a beautiful sea view. It was a perfect stay and we loved all of Sarah's little touches which really made us feel at home. We would definitely visit again and recommend it to all of our friends!

    Natalie2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • Absolutely gorgeous stay! I cannot recommend it enough. It’s in a really good location with amazing views of the beach and the house itself is just excellent.

    Freya2020-02-15T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Tiny house


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    0

    Coledale, NSW, Australia

    Tiny house1 bed
    The Bungalow
    Price:R1,173 ZAR/night
    154 reviews
    Superhost
    Your holiday getaway occupies the entire top floor of our beachside home and ensures absolute privacy - plus it's only a 5min walk to beautiful Coledale Beach. The light-filled apartment comprises master bedroom, large kitchenette/dining/lounge, bathroom, deck and upper floor balcony, taking in the magnificent ocean views. The living area faces east, capturing the early morning sun through 2 sets of French doors, while the west-facing bedroom means you can enjoy a late morning sleep-in. Enjoy!
    Coledale Cove apartment is situated on Lawrence Hargrave Drive, which winds through idyllic coastal communities from Stanwell Tops to Thirroul. With your own entrance and sole-use of the top floor balcony, you are ensured absolute privacy. Open the two-sets of French doors off the living area and relax on the balcony, taking in the magnificent uninterrupted views of the ocean. Or, after walking up from the beach, you can wash the sand off your feet and sit for a while on your own private deck, which also has a view of the ocean. The kitchenette is complete with microwave, jug, toaster, refrigerator and two-burner hotplate. With polished timber floors throughout, windows on every side and a cool sea breeze, you are ensured a very enjoyable stay. Please note: Because the apartment is situated on the top floor of a private residence and there is a family living below, noises can be heard between the levels. Consideration of this fact is appreciated from everyone who occupies the house to ensure a harmonious time is had by all. Unfortunately the apartment is not suitable for children aged 6 months to 12yrs old, but there is a high chair available (at no extra cost) and a portable cot and linen (for an extra fee) available for babies under 6 months old.
    There are many beaches, ocean pools, restaurants and cafes within a short distance of the apartment, as well as shops and supermarkets. Sea Cliff Bridge, the Royal National Park and Symbio Wildlife Park are a twenty minute drive north while Wollongong is a twenty minute drive south. There are also many walking trails nearby to suit all levels of fitness.
  • Jan’s place is in a great spot, very warm & inviting ... and very clean.

    Trina2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • Fantastic well priced property. Super clean and great hospitality 2min walk to the beach!

    Matt2020-03-07T00:00:00Z
  • Amazing place- sparkling clean and a great location. Very thoughtful host and would live to stay here again.

    Leann2020-02-29T00:00:00Z
  • Beautiful place. Great location.

    Jacqui2020-02-24T00:00:00Z
  • A very beautiful spot. Coffee on the deck in the morning watching the sunrise and the sound of waves crashing against the cliff face. Very beautiful and comfortable space. Will be coming back

    Elizabeth2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • Best place to stay while in Wollongong, just perfect, wake to sound & view of crashing waves, immaculate and clean wish we could have stayed longer. Would definitely book again when in area again.

    Jenni2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • Jan’s place is really beautiful. It’s very clean organised. Amazing host with total privacy and breathtaking views!

    Wasee Moon2020-02-14T00:00:00Z
  • Beautiful place with an incredible view. Great value and great host!

    Brooke2020-02-09T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Apartment


    Accommodates

    4


    Bedrooms

    1

    Coledale, NSW, Australia

    "Seacliff Otford" is just 60mins from Sydney yet feels a million miles away. The house is set on 2 acres on top of a hill and enjoys uninterrupted panoramic ocean views. The living areas face north enjoying all year sunshine . The lounge includes a log fire. There is a separate TV room, 4 double bedrooms, 2 luxury bathrooms. The property includes a swimming pool with large sun deck, lawned ares and a tennis court. 8 PEOPLE MAXIMUM, NO PARTIES, BUCKS WEEKENDS OR FUNCTIONS
    Positioned on top of the hill the house enjoys uninterrupted ocean views north to the Royal National Park and south to Wollongong. The house had a cosmetic renovation in 2015 and is decorated in a relaxed modern coastal scheme. There’s a large north facing open plan living and dining room which overlooks the pool. The pool deck has sun lounges to relax and enjoy the ocean views. Off the kitchen & dining area is a lawned area facing west into the garden and bush and a great spot to watch the sunset. Below this area is a concrete tennis court. There is a separate TV room with smart TV (bring movies on a laptop or dongle). 4 differently themed bedrooms; 3 with either a king and queen bed and the forth bedroom with single beds. The kitchen has every gadget needed to prepare and serve meals including a double oven and basic provisions. The house sleeps a maximum of 8 (no exceptions, please don’t ask). There is plenty of parking at the top of the driveway.
    Otford is a small coastal escarpment village of about 40 properties nestled against the southern end of the Royal National Park and known for horses and its spectacular lookout (to Wollongong) which is found at the southern end of the famous Royal National Park Coast Track. Otford is just 60 mins drive (or 70min train ride) south from Sydney yet its tranquil setting makes it feel a million miles away. The area has spectacular beaches, rainforest and waterfalls and it’s a great spot to hike into the Royal National Park beaches and to the famous Figure 8 pool (4 hours return). Otford is the gateway to the Illawarra Coast and 15mins drive from the famous over water Seacliff Bridge. Helensburg (5min drive) has all the amenities including supermarket, butchers and fruit shop. The local Otford pantry does a descent coffee, bread, cakes and pies on weekends and further down the coast the villages of Scarborough, Coledale and Thiroull have thriving food and cafe scenes. For kids (and international tourists) the Symbio Wildlife Park is a must visit to see and interact with Australian wildlife.
  • What you see in the photos is what you get... and more! I stayed here with my friends and we didn’t want to leave. We love the place! We felt so comfortable and relaxed. The place had everything we needed to have a delightful time. Tim and Ed were really helpful and provided detailed instructions for the house. You won’t regret booking this stunning place!

    Steven2020-03-09T00:00:00Z
  • Amazing views, incredible house! We had a fantastic weekend in Otford thanks to this beautiful house and great communication from hosts. Highly recommended!

    Eleanor2020-02-02T00:00:00Z
  • This is the biggest expectation and experience of this Australian tour. The house is located on the top of the mountain near the Haiya Bridge. The front faces the sea and the back is covered by the forest. You can really experience the feeling of spring flowers facing the sea. There are two huge living rooms and well-equipped kitchens, which are a good choice for friends gathering and vacation. The downside is that the swimming pool does not look clean, with fallen leaves and sediment.

    富民2020-01-28T00:00:00Z
  • The place is great!

    Sarah2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Amazing place! Would be absolutely perfect to spend a few hot sunny days here.. unfortunately we had rain the entire weekend but as it was much needed rain we didn’t mind. Hopefully we get a chance to come back in better weather next time. Highly recommended.

    Rana2020-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • Great place, beautifully kept. Had a lovely time in the pool and enjoyed the ocean views. Hosts are excellent and were very helpful.

    Matthew2020-01-11T00:00:00Z
  • Excellent place to stay, the views are amazing and the amenities are top notch. Would highly recommend for families.

    James2019-12-01T00:00:00Z
  • This house is incredible. Such a beautiful place that is so close to Sydney but you feel like you are so far away. Cafe is a short walk if you don't want to use the amazing kitchen to cook breakfast (you will want to use the kitchen). Spent my birthday there with friends and everyone had a great time. The house has amazing views and is just so comfy that you will not want to leave. Great and fast communication from the host. 5 star stay.

    Paul2019-11-25T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    House


    Accommodates

    8


    Bedrooms

    4

    Otford, NSW, Australia

    1 hour scenic drive south of Sydney and you are at Wombarra Springs Glamping. Nestled within a totally private estate surrounded by magnificent ocean and Illawarra escarpement views you will find your Shangri-La. The bell tent is your bedroom with views to the beach . Your back drop is the rainforest. All amenities are provided including ice in esky with sparkling wine with 2 nights or more booking and fantastic views. All you need to bring is yourselves and something to eat and drink.
    Everything you need for a relaxing clamping experience. Queen size bed , tastfully decorated , ice in the esky with bottle sparkling wine for 2 nights or more booking and fantastic views . During your stay you will see alpacas , horses and lots of local wildlife such as wallabys and lyrebirds. follow this link to Field guide to NSW fauna app for information on native animals : (URL HIDDEN)
    Wombarra is widely regarded as the jewel in the crown that is the far northern suburbs of Wollongong. Very few places can offer rugged bush escarpment next to beautiful sandy beaches . All 1 hour from Sydney airport . There are plenty of cafes, restaurants and hotels all with 5 to 10 mins from Wombarra Springs.
  • Truly unforgettable experience! Beautiful place with an even better view. Animals were friendly and approachable. Highly recommend to anyone looking for a weekend away from the city.

    Melody2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • The location is absolutely breathtaking, you cannot beat it! Views to the beach from the bed in the tent and surrounded on all other sides by rainforest, it is really incredible. A couple of things to note about the property - it is a part of a larger campsite so the toilet and shower are about 30m from the tent and a lot of other campers are using them even though there is a ‘glamping only’ sign. This didn’t bother us at all but I thought it might be worth mentioning. We didn’t meet John in person but he was very quick to respond and when we got a bit lost he called to help and was absolutely lovely to speak to. Had the best sleep in the comfy bed too. Would most definitely stay again but perhaps bring a bit more cooking gear as we struggled to get the BBQ to work fully. Thanks for a great stay!!!

    Hannah-Rose2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
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    Elivier2020-02-15T00:00:00Z
  • You’ll be surrounded by the forested escarpment with views straight out to the Tasman Sea, leaving you with breathtaking sunrises and cosy sunsets as you warm up next to the campfire. You’re isolated enough from other guests that privacy won’t be an issue, but the host will be on the property and readily available if required (thanks for bringing us the spare torch!). The animals are a nice touch with some alpacas and horses that roam the area nearby. This is an ideal weekend getaway from Sydney if you’re looking for a secluded glamping experience.

    Matthew2020-02-02T00:00:00Z
  • Great location, quiet and extremely comfortable space and amenities for the glamping tents are very good, in-particular the seperate kitchen space! Awesome views and loved the horses roaming around.

    Laura2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Second time here and there will definitely be a third!

    John2020-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • This beautiful glampsite exceeded my expectations by miles, do not hesitate to stay here! My best friend and I had a magical New Year's Eve. The kitchen and bathroom were very glampy indeed. Great location, close to everything you need and surrounded by lush nature. The very friendly ponies were a lovely touch!

    Sonia2020-01-02T00:00:00Z
  • It's a beautiful place to stay with everything you need plus a few bonus animals, which made the trip amazing.

    Heather2019-12-30T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Tent


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Wombarra, NSW, Australia

    Up in the trees & 6 minutes walk to Coledale Beach. The Artist's Studio property features a private rainforest & walk. Above the ocean on a hill The Artist's Studio is quiet & private; bright, sunny, cool & dry. A great studio bungalow with modern facilities. An excellent get-a-way for couples and solo adventurers.
    In true Australian fashion the Artist's Studio is more about outdoor space than indoor; fresh air and natural smells. There is so much beach and bush that you gotta get into it. Even though the space is just a studio the ceiling averages 2.8 metres (over 9 feet) high. Being up in the trees there is plenty of breeze from all directions. No cooped up feeling here. Good sized shower. Great water pressure. And great tap water. All lights are 2700k LEDs. Plenty of cupboard & hanging space. All cotton sheets. all timber walls, floor & ceiling
    We are situated at the north end of Coledale, in a special 'cove'. Just up to the left is Coledale Hospital, a rehabilitation and aged care hospital. There is no other commercial activity in the immediate neighbourhood. 10 minutes walk south in Coledale proper is the a general store, restaurant, cafe, RSL club, bottle shop. Coledale is a northern gateway to Illawarra beaches - I can brief you according your likes.
  • Fantastic unique stay. Very quiet and private. Nice little touch's inside. Very clean and great value for money

    Leeroy2020-03-09T00:00:00Z
  • Excellent, great location, lovely unit. Gerald has thought of everything you might need and provided it, along with really clear instructions and local tips. Highly recommend!

    A2020-03-03T00:00:00Z
  • If you need a quiet break away, this is the perfect spot. Thanks!

    Ben2020-02-29T00:00:00Z
  • The place is spotless clean. Great location and great amenities. Good communication with Gerald. Definitely considering booking again for another get away from the city.

    Kari & Joni2020-02-27T00:00:00Z
  • Beautiful space and location, would definitely come back

    Taya2020-02-24T00:00:00Z
  • An absolutely beautiful little hideaway in the bush, so welcoming and homely. Gerry’s hospitality is so warm and generous and the space has a natural beauty that is so serene.

    Ursula2020-02-18T00:00:00Z
  • Gerry’s place is perfect. The area is beautiful; the house is set among the rain forest with the beach right across the road. Gerry is so lovely and very interesting. You should definitely find time to have a chat with him when you’re there.

    Jamie2020-02-14T00:00:00Z
  • Unreal.

    Harrison2020-02-10T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Bungalow


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Coledale, NSW, Australia

    This lovely fully furnished flat is situated on the lower level of a split level pole house with private entrance The flat consists of separate bedroom with queen bed, built in robe, ensuite, large kitchen, lounge/dining room and a huge wrap around balcony
    The flat is completely private, comfortably fits a couple or single traveller. It is located in quiet neighbourhood and surrounded by huge eucalyptus trees. There is an abundance of kookaburras, parrots, cockatoos and many other species. Otford is situated at the southern end of the Royal National Park and walking distance to Otford Station.
    From the flat stroll 50 metre up the hill to view spectacular 180 degree ocean views. Otford is at the southern end of the national park. There are many activities - many bush walking trails, bike riding, horse riding, swimming, surfing, hand gliding. The drive south through Stanwell Park, across the Sea Cliff Bridge to Thirroul hugs the coast line and the escarpment.
  • Amazing stay among forests and singing birds. Highly recommended!

    George2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • This is a great place. Very comfortable and clean apartment. The view into the trees is amazing. There are lots of parrots to watch. Great hiking trails close-by, beautiful beaches and sceneries. Maureen is a great host, very helpful and quick in communication. Highly recommended!

    Bastian2020-02-26T00:00:00Z
  • We loved Maureen’s place. It was so relaxing sleeping with the birds singing and looking out on the trees. I would highly recommend to Sydney-siders need a weekend away to rest!

    Steph2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • highly recommended

    Phu2020-02-01T00:00:00Z
  • Very nice living! Better than excepted and Maureen was very friendly. Definitely recommend the stay and a visit on the amazing Royal National Park

    Erik2020-01-22T00:00:00Z
  • The forested location was superb. The large wrap around deck and kitchenette were perfect additions. The place was clean and comfy and Maureen helped us find the place off the winding roads.

    Matthew2020-01-12T00:00:00Z
  • Maureen's place was in a beautiful area and was very comfy to stay at. Would recommend!

    Nadine2020-01-09T00:00:00Z
  • Great location for where we want to be

    David2019-12-24T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Apartment


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Otford, NSW, Australia

    The Top Room is a motel style room, attached to the house with easy access and a private entrance & ensuite. Two larger studio apartments are available downstairs. Key can be left in a key safe. Set on a bush surrounded small average, we are next to Bald Hill and The Royal National Park and a 5 min drive to Stanwell Park Beach, The Tops Centre, wedding venues and Helensburgh. Shops, train and facilities are a 5 minute drive away. This room is closest to the road. Breakfast is not provided.
    The Top Room is a motel style room with a double bed, en-suite bathroom and basic food preparation facilities - microwave, tea and coffee facilities, toaster, bar fridge. It is attached to the residential house but has a separate entrance. The room is closest to the road, with some associated traffic noise. There are 2 more larger rooms available downstairs. Both of these have a kitchenette with a sink. The room has air conditioning and a parking space next to the room.
    YellotailStay - Stanwell Tops is set in a small acreage of stunning rolling lawns with a sandstone surrounded dam and encompassed by bush. We are a 1 minute walk to world famous Bald Hill Lookout, over the road from The Royal National Park and a 5 minute drive to Stanwell Park Beach. Bald Hill is a haven for hang gliders and paragliders and the view of the Northern Illawarra, the escarpment and The Sea Cliff Bridge is rated by many, as one of the best in the world. The start of the Royal National Park Coast Walk is 1 km away just past the iconic Otford Apple Pie Shop but there are numerous other bush walks near by, with a couple running next to the property. The property is close to numerous wedding venues including those at Audley, Lillyvale and Stanwell Tops. Coffee shops, restaurants and supermarkets are a short but spectacular drive to the south at Wombarra and Austinmere or a 5 minute drive north to Helensburgh. The Symbio Zoo is 5 minutes away with a golf driving range and putt putt across the road. The Boomerang Golf Course is a further 5 minutes drive. Horse riding at Otford Valley Farm is 5 minutes drive with the main trail running along our boundary. Cycling and motor bike riding are popular pursuits in the area and there are many rainforest walks, 10-20 minutes to the north and spectacular escarpment walks to the south. Rock fishing venues are all around, the orchard outlets of Darks Forrest are 10 minutes drive and the beaches of the Royal National Park and Audley are a half hour along Lady Wakehurst Drive. The Govinda Valley Retreat with its yoga and meditation centre and vegetarian cooking classes is just along the Hacking River and The Hindu, Sri Venkateswara Temple, a 3 minute drive. Trains from Central or Sutherland can take you to Otford Station which is about a 1.5km gentle downhill walk from YellotailStay. If the walk from the station is too much we are happy to arrange a pickup if we are available. Bald Hill and the beautiful Otford Valley really are the centre of the universe, but a long way from the stress of every day living.
  • We really liked Kathryn's place. The location is so lovely, just across the road from a lookout over the ocean, and a nice scenic drive to Wollongong. The room was very clean and well appointed with everything you could need. Thanks!

    Bryn2020-03-09T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryn is a lovely and very helpful host. The place is a perfect location if you are attending a function at Tumbling waters. Quiet , clean, comfortable bed and beautifully located next to the Baldhill lookout

    Teddy2020-03-07T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryns place was wonderful and a lovely fully serviced double room. Lots of lovely warm touches in a secluded bush setting. We would love to make it back one day.

    Rachael2020-03-02T00:00:00Z
  • A great place to stay before/after the Royal coast track, take a shower and relax. The host was so great to pick us up from the track and bring us to the home!! Stanwell tops lookout is in 5 minute walk. However, there is NO way down to the Stanwell Park station and beach! One should go down to Otford station.

    Ilya2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • I loved this cosy little place which was nestled in a natural bush land setting right across the road from Bald Hill Observation Deck which overlooked the ocean. It was wonderful to be able to walk across the road for fish and chips and sit and watch the hang gliders over the ocean. A great location, wonderful hosts and a very comfortable place to call 'home' for a few days. I would definitely stay again and would recommend without hesitation.

    Kim2020-02-15T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryn and Carl's room was a great location near Royal National Park when our camping plans got rained out at the last minute. Kathryn was very helpful and communicative with check-in. The room was sparkling clean, easily accessed, and came with great amenities for a short stay. Perfect for quick access to the park and walks, but also shops and cafes nearby. We'd love to return, and would highly recommend it to other travellers!

    Annalise2020-02-09T00:00:00Z
  • Great place. Thank you.

    Helmut Philipp2020-02-07T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryn was an excellent host, quick to respond and very helpful with local suggestions. The property was great (accurately described) and we would definetly stay again.

    Alistair2020-01-10T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Private room


    Property Type

    House


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Tops, NSW, Australia

    Stanwell Park is a beautiful pocket of charm only an hour away from the CBD from Sydney and 30 mins from Wollongong. Many bush trails for the happy hiker in the Royal National Park, Bald Hill close by for those that are thrill seekers and wanting to experience hang gliding/paragliding. Surf seekers and beach lovers will find numerous gorgeous beaches nearby and in local region. For food lovers, there are some lovely little cafes in Stanwell as well as along the coast line.
    The space is a beatiful large bedroom on the lower level of the house with it’s own deck. You have access to your own bathroom. Outdoor deck with hammocks and a small table setting for two. I have provided a breakfast bar with continental breakfast, bar fridge, kettle and toaster. Homemade jams and fresh bread as well as a fruit platter. Home cooked meals can be made on request for an extra charge. I also offer one on one yoga sessions to my guests if they wish to take a class. Bathroom is well equipped with all the necessities needed to help you feel fresh and clean. If you are travelling with children, I have a porta-crib and air bed mattress that can be set up in the bedroom, free of charge. Plenty of board games, books, DVDs and TV to keep them occupied. Anything else needed, just ask. 😁
  • Lovely place, very well equipped, quiet and in a nice part of town.

    Karin2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • We had a lovely stay at Amelia’s place in beautiful Stanwell Park, just a 10 min walk from cafes and 15 min walk to the beach. There are great views from the deck and Amelia was a great host, offering lots of local tips.

    Thea2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • I booked this air bnb for my dad and little brothers for there stay during our wedding weekend. Amelia has been so lovely and incredibly accomadating. My family very much enjoyed there stay. We highly recommend this place :) If I could give more stars I would!! Thank you again Amelia x

    Kyra2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • We are very thankful for Amelia's great hospitality during our stay at her place. Thoughtful and very caring person. Neat and spotless place.

    Glennette2020-01-26T00:00:00Z
  • Best place to stay

    Mateo2020-01-22T00:00:00Z
  • I wish I could spend more time in this amazing place! It is truly beautiful, view from the deck is nice and leafy. It’s 30min drive to Royal National Park and 5min drive to local shops. The space is a piece of paradise! I really really recommend to stay at Amelia’s house and enjoy every minute you’re there!

    Olga2020-01-03T00:00:00Z
  • The place was even better than it looked online. Great place for a little break. Amelia was a great host.

    Sarah2019-12-23T00:00:00Z
  • 'A Sweet Retreat' was a relaxing, stylish, comfortable space. The location of Stanwell Park is gorgeous leafy bush meets stunning beach. Amelia was a wonderful host even thinking of what we might need before we asked!

    Amanda2019-12-15T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Private room


    Property Type

    House


    Accommodates

    4


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

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    The perfect hideaway, private and peaceful, with everything you need for an extended stay. With a deck overlooking the Australian bush, you will love your stay in this modern new private Tiny Home. With a full kitchen (including a washing machine) you can self cater or there are many restaurants and cafes close by that are offering takeaway meals,some deliver. There is a loft bed and a drop down double bed. Peaceful and tranquil you can chill,watch movies,read a book or go exploring the area.
    There is a loft bed but if stairs are an issue for you there is also a drop down double bed that doesn't require climbing any stairs We are very close to Tumbling Waters and The Tops Conference Centre
    We are surrounded by the Australian bush, just outside of Helensburgh. A few kms down the road is Bald Hill Stanwell Tops Lookout where the Hangliders fly from the cliff if the conditions are right. The Royal National Park surrounds us and there are many walks to explore or travel along the Coast south and over the spectacular Seacliff Bridge. Just Cruisin' Motorcycle Tours lives here and is available for booking for the tour experience of a lifetime to show you the highlights of what this area has to offer
  • Super smooth to get into the property. Friendly hosts and beautiful spot!!

    Jacqui2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • Cute little space, well thought out and everything u could need for a stay

    Kristy2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • Cute little place which was perfect for my friends and I. Very modern and plenty of room considering the size of the place !!

    Paris2020-02-25T00:00:00Z
  • The tiny house has everything you need for a comfortable stay, it is sparkling clean and there is a lovely breakfast provided. We definitely recommend!

    Bénédicte2020-02-19T00:00:00Z
  • Very nice stay

    jasper2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • Thi was booked for my daughter. She told me the house was amazing and she loved her stay. The host could not have been more helpful and we will stay here again for sure.

    Danny2020-02-12T00:00:00Z
  • Great place near local spots. Private cosy room. Would go back again.

    Alexander2020-02-02T00:00:00Z
  • Lovely stay. The place is great and Shelley was very helpful.

    Duane2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Tiny house


    Accommodates

    4


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Tops, NSW, Australia

    Only a few moments walk from our generous one bedroom cottage to the beach! Enjoy Stanwell Park beach, hang gliding or bush walking then relax in our dreamy king size bed with luxurious cotton linen. Just bring your weekend wardrobe!
    Leafy Sea Cottage is fully self contained, ideal for short or long stays with a fully equipped kitchen, full bathroom and laundry facilities. The comfortable lounge room looks out over the private yard. Perfect for a couple, a foldout bed and sofa can also accommodate up to two children. Great for a weekend getaway, at the beach, close to the Royal National Park and the Sri Venkateswara Hindu Temple and ideal if visiting nearby Helensburgh. Rates are based on a two night minimum. We can take single night reservations with a surcharge so you can make a short weekend escape!
    No shortage of things to do - and a great space to do nothing much at all! - Walk to the beach to swim, surf or fish - Hang glide from Bald Hill onto the beach - Walk the famous Sea Cliff Bridge - Endless local coastal bushwalks - Visit nearby Symbio wildlife park - Spot migrating whales or local dolphins - Relax and enjoy quiet Stannie Village!
  • Anne's place is a beautiful space to stay and relax. The space is quiet, private and filled with lots of thoughtful touches that made our stay lovely. The accomodation is very close to the beach, a short five min walk. Anne was available if we needed anything during our stay, but otherwise gave us lots of privacy which we really appreciated. We will definitely be back! Vanessa and Aidan

    Vanessa2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • The place is perfectly situated with a short walk to a beautiful beach. There are a lot of nice beaches and rock pools along the coast and the Royal National Park is just round the corner. You can enjoy a train ride to Sydney city directly from Stanwell Park and do not need to worry about traffic etc. Anne is a very likeable person ready to answer any questions.

    Petra2020-02-08T00:00:00Z
  • Anne’s place is located conveniently for the beach, tennis courts, the local pizza place and the cafes. It was nice, comfortable and peaceful. The kitchen had all the amenities for cooking meals. Having a laundry is pretty handy for long stays. Free view tv worked very well.

    Priyanka2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • We stayed for three nights to attend a wedding in Stanwell Tops. We had two young children with us. The beach and local cafes are within walking distance and pram friendly. Play equipment near the Beach Kiosk are incredible. Kids loved it. We had breaky at Loaf which has a great kids play area and caters for dietary requirements. Short drive to Symbio Wildlife Park and National Park Walks. Comfortable for a family of four with all cooking needs available. Great Bath and shower. My 18month old had fun opening and closing everything she could without access to things to break!

    Hannah2020-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • The space was very clean and well decorated. Very spacious for a couples getaway. Anne was so welcoming and accommodating and gave really nice recommendations for nearby beaches and restaurants. Definitely recommend!

    Gabriel2020-01-10T00:00:00Z
  • Nice place for a long weekend. Clean, quiet and close to the beach.

    Bridget2019-12-26T00:00:00Z
  • Found it to be more spacious than I had expected ! Easy check in, loved the quiet nights and birds chirping in the morning.

    Emily2019-12-15T00:00:00Z
  • Fantastic location. Beach close by and plenty of walks. Perfect for a getaway. The communication was great and the property was exactly as stated.

    Mikaere2019-11-12T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Cottage


    Accommodates

    4


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    Set in the beautiful Illawarra Escarpment, between bush and beach and just one hour south of Sydney, awaits a lush and airy getaway suited to couples, solo travellers and artists.
    The space is an ex-refrigerated shipping container that we have lovingly restored into a self-contained guest room. Filled with natural sunlight and set amidst native trees and sprawling evergreens, it’s a place to totally unwind, kick back and tune in to nature as lyre birds, kookaburras, wallabies and deer regularly pass through. Winter adds a whole new dimension to the experience with blustery beach walks and cosy evenings under the stars. The container is private with no internal access from the main house - the “main house” being a humble one bedroomed dwelling. Where we live with our little kelpie, Laela who WILL get very excited when she sees you (show her the yellow water pistol and she’ll quickly calm down). She roams freely around the property and keeps the chickens in check so if you are uncomfortable with dogs, then this place is probably not the best place for you. She loves other dogs, but like other dogs, she is protective of her pad so no pets please (but I could be persuaded). Whilst the property does NOT offer direct ocean views (rather glimpses from the garden), the ocean is very much a part of the experience living here. All of the images shown on this site have been taken on my walks to/from Wombarra Beach and Sharky's Beach, both or which are about 10-15 minutes walk (more info in 'The Neighbourhood' section below). Cooking facilities are not provided here given our proximity to a great selection of cafes and restaurants that stretch from Wombarra and into the hip little ‘burb of Thirroul. All tastes and dietary requirements are well catered for and delivery/takeaway is an option if you fancy a quiet night in. The container is equipped with a toaster, kettle, coffee plunger, mini fridge and crockery. Please note this is not a huge space - it's cosy, comfortable, clean and positioned in a beautiful location.
    Wombarra and surrounds have been blessed by Mother Nature. Sandwiched between the lush vegetation of the Illawarra Escarpment and the Pacific Ocean, adventure and exploration on land and water are abound. Uncrowded beaches stretch from Scarborough to Thirroul. Our 'local-local' beaches are Wombarra Beach (for sunrise, a morning dip and explorative walk over the rocks) and Sharky's (surf and dog beach following a darn good brekki/brunch at Earth Walker) and both kick off a lengthy coastal walk, or cycle all the way into Wollongong. There are superb trails for all levels of fitness within 5-10 minutes drive from the property including Sublime Point, Sea Cliff Bridge and Wodi Wodi. Add to that, yoga classes, foragers markets, cafés, bars and restaurants and yes, you have found a fabulous little getaway! EAT in COLEDALE :: Earth Walker & Co General Store and Café The food and coffee here is excellent, as is testament by the weekend queue of locals vying for a table or a takeaway enroute to Sharky's beach. Great selection of vegan and gluten free options. :: Sharky’s Takeaway Fuel up with a gourmet burger or fish n’chips. :: Mr & Mrs Smith A less hectic café/restaurant to Earth Walker this is a place to sip on a coffee in the morning sunshine, or a casual lunchtime wine. in THIRROUL :: Jose Jones An absolute must! The food here is by far the best this side of Sydney! Big call I know, but coming from a vegan that is a big deal. Seasonally inspired daily specials, cocktails, craft beers, live music, cool vibe, great service – check, check, check, check, check and CHECK! Book in advance, particularly on a balmy summers evening when the place gets slammed – or equally on a drizzly arvo when everyone moves indoors! Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. :: South Sailor Casual seafood, indoor and outdoor dining with live weekend music . :: Bread and Espresso Coffee and bakery – enough said! :: Other great eateries to check out: Indian, Pizza, Mexican, Japanese and Thai DRINK and ENTERTAINMENT :: Jose Jones Can’t rave enough about this place, just go! :: Headlands Hotel, Austinmer A nice place to take in the coastal and escarpment views over a quick beverage. :: The Beaches, Thirroul Bands and a large sunny beer garden draw in the younger crowds heading to the city. :: Wombarra Bowlo Take a step back in time and take in the original retro feel of this iconic local watering hole. Enjoy a round of barefoot bowls and a taste of Thai street food before the afternoon sun slips behind the escarpment. Public holidays are typically heaving with spirited locals and live entertainment. :: Scarborough Hotel An iconic establishment that draws the Sydney crowd and with it, the prices! Well worth a visit nonetheless, if only to take in the sweeping coastal views and a bowl of hot chips. :: Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul An impressive performing arts venue with old school charm and host to touring musicians and comedy acts. EXPLORATION :: Sublime Point Lookout Sublime is one of the iconic treks of the Illawarra Escarpment. A challenging walk (or run!) through lush coastal rainforest and up a series of ladders and stairs. Catch your breath and take in the wildlife before making one last push to the top where you will be rewarded with breathtaking views and a café to refuel! :: Wodi Wodi, via the Sea Cliff Bridge This is a 6.5 kilometre track, named after the original Custodians that lived along the Illawarra coast. It’s a circular trip with lookouts along the way. Its my go-to trail and I’ve been lucky enough to have several wedge tail eagle encounters here. :: Bald Hill Lookout Grab an ice-cream and a selfie from this popular lookout - whilst also looking out for hang-gliders! :: Symbio Wildlife and Splash Park Located in Helensburgh it’s well worth the 15 minute drive. Another selfie op with a koala and a chance to hand feed a cheeky mob of kangaroos. :: Foragers Market, Bulli Showground Open last Saturday/Sunday of the month 9.00am – 2.00pm Fresh food and produce from local growers plus arts, crafts and music. Lots of parking. :: Coledale Flea Market Located on the grounds of Coledale Public School, this community event is held every last Sunday of the month with stalls, food, music, hidden treasures and chilled vibes :: Retro Wombat, Thirroul If you love antiques, up cycling and finding hidden treasure then please go check this quirky Thirroul establishment out! ESSENTIALS Coles Supermarket, Thirroul IGA Supermarket, Thirroul Woolworths Supermarket, Bulli Post Office, Thirroul and Austinmer Fuel, Coledale and Bulli
  • Beautiful place nestled up in the hillside above Wombarra beach!! Very clean & cosy place to stay.

    Kevin2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • Such a cute, stylish little Airbnb, great location, close to the beach but away from the chaos. Super quiet little spot, can’t wait to stay again!

    Brie2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • Great and stylish spot where you feel the bush vibrating as well as you can relax and feel safe. Very welcoming host doing all for your comfort and let you your privacy in one. Highly recommended!

    Katrin2020-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • Rebecca's place was a great base for a weekend away for a wedding. The place was clean, tidy and stylish, and in a beautiful bush setting. Highly recommend.

    Sandra2019-11-24T00:00:00Z
  • great place

    Kevin2019-11-04T00:00:00Z
  • Such a relaxing location, would highly recommend.

    Jeremy2019-10-20T00:00:00Z
  • Lovely quiet space to escape to.

    Lynne2019-09-30T00:00:00Z
  • Bec was a great host. So helpful. A really tranquil spot to explore the south coast or just chill.

    Brad2019-09-15T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Guesthouse


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Wombarra, NSW, Australia

    Quaint, contemporary 2 bedroom house set in a quiet secluded location at Stanwell Tops; 60 metres across the road from Tumbling Waters. The gateway to the Illawarra. Minutes away from Stanwell Park Beach, Sea Cliff Bridge, Royal National Park, Symbio Zoo and more. Swimming, surfing, hang gliding, hiking, mountain biking, horse riding, paintball and bush walking are all accessible within a 5 km radius.
    Small 2 bedroom house, ideally suitable for couples and small families. Bedroom 1 has a queen and bedroom 2 is configured with 2 single beds. A double bed can be arranged for bookings of 2 or more nights with prior notice of 1 week.
  • Martin and Thuy’s place is lovely, clean and has great natural light. They were good communicators and the park outside at the back of the property is great for kids! Thanks for having us.

    Marieka2020-02-03T00:00:00Z
  • Can't recommend enough!!

    Cheryl2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Really nice space, would stay again!

    Serina2020-01-16T00:00:00Z
  • I stayed at here while i was attending a wedding at Tumbling Waters. It was so close! Place was absolutely perfect. Martin and Thuy were also very helpful! Thank you for letting us stay at your place :)

    Daniela2020-01-12T00:00:00Z
  • Great spot to stay

    Nicholas2020-01-11T00:00:00Z
  • Great place to unwind. Hosts were very accommodating even though we booked completely last minute. Communication was excellent. Space had everything we needed and then some!

    Emily2020-01-08T00:00:00Z
  • Excellent hosts and quiet and comfortable amenities! Many thanks for your kindness and helpfulness.

    David2019-12-27T00:00:00Z
  • We had a lovely stay, very quiet location close to royal national park and beaches heading down towards Wollongong. The place is modern and well appointed. Thank you Martin and Thuy.

    Jason2019-11-17T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Bungalow


    Accommodates

    4


    Bedrooms

    2

    Stanwell Tops, NSW, Australia

    YellowtailStay is next to Bald Hill & The Royal National Park & 5 min drive to Stanwell Park Beach, wedding venues, The Tops Conference Centre & Helensburgh. The Courtyard Room is a downstairs studio apartment with queen bed & a double sofa bed in the same room. We have 2 other rooms available. Set on a bush surrounded small acreage, shops & train are a 5 minute drive away. It has a private, separate entrance, kitchenette & bathroom. Key can be left in a key safe. NB. Breakfast is not provided.
    The Courtyard Room is located downstairs from the residence with its own private access, a cool courtyard and a large sunny deck. Outside the room is a grassed BBQ (wood and gas) and picnic area. This space has 3 areas; main bed/living room, kitchenette and bathroom. This studio apartment is a large bed/lounge room with a separate kitchenette and separate modern bathroom. It features a queens sized bed, 'click clack' sofa bed and could accommodate up to 2 adults plus 1 or 2 children. Towels and bed linen are supplied. Tea and coffee facilities are also supplied. The main area has the TV and DVD player. The apartment is air-conditioning with comfortable lounge chairs, and small dinning area. The kitchenette has small fridge, sink, microwave, cooktop, toaster, crockery, cutlery and basic cooking equipment. More than enough facilities to self cater. Outside is a cool shaded courtyard area with a BBQ and a huge rolling backyard.
    YellowtailStay - Stanwell Tops is set in a small acreage of stunning rolling lawns with a sandstone surrounded dam and encompassed by bush. We are a 1 minute walk to world famous Bald Hill Lookout, over the road from The Royal National Park and a 5 minute drive to Stanwell Park Beach. Bald Hill is a haven for hang gliders and paragliders and the view of the Northern Illawarra, the escarpment and The Sea Cliff Bridge is rated by many, as one of the best in the world. The start of the Royal National Park Coast Walk is 1 km away just past the iconic Otford Apple Pie Shop but there are numerous other bush walks near by, with a couple running next to the property. The property is close to numerous wedding venues including those at Audley, Lillyvale and Stanwell Tops. Coffee shops, restaurants and supermarkets are a short but spectacular drive to the south at Wombarra and Austinmere or a 5 minute drive north to Helensburgh. The Symbio Zoo is 5 minutes away with a golf driving range and putt putt across the road. The Boomerang Golf Course is a further 5 minutes drive. Horse riding at Otford Valley Farm is 5 minutes drive with the main trail running along our boundary. Cycling and motor bike riding are popular pursuits in the area and there are many rainforest walks, 10-20 minutes to the north and spectacular escarpment walks to the south. Rock fishing venues are all around, the orchard outlets of Darks Forrest are 10 minutes drive and the beaches of the Royal National Park and Audley are a half hour along Lady Wakehurst Drive. The Govinda Valley Retreat with its yoga and meditation centre and vegetarian cooking classes is just along the Hacking River and The Hindu, Sri Venkateswara Temple, a 3 minute drive. Trains from Central or Sutherland can take you to Otford Station which is about a 1.8km walk from YellowtailStay. If the walk from the station is too much we are happy to arrange a pickup if we are available. You really need a car if you are going to stay here as shops and beach are generally inaccessible, though there is now an irregular bus service from Helensburgh Station - Rote 15. Bald Hill and the beautiful Otford Valley really are the centre of the universe, but a long way from the stress of every day living.
  • A lovely, sweet little guest suite with gorgeous decorations, nestled amongst the trees. Very comfortable and well equipped, Kathryn is a great host. Highly recommended!

    Ruth2020-03-07T00:00:00Z
  • We were extremely happy with our stay at Yellowtails. Kathryn was really flexible with our arrival time considering we needed to arrive in the middle of the night. She was friendly and approachable, and always quick to respond. All essentials were provided, and the room was clean and fresh smelling as we walked in. The gardens are nothing short of magical! It was close by the venue of a wedding we needed to attend, Tumbling Waters Retreat. All in all, it was the perfect, relaxing get away. Thank you, Kathryn!

    Chrissy2020-02-28T00:00:00Z
  • Very nice place and hosts

    Dima2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryn and Carl have created a beautiful space close to the beach, bush and town. All within an hours drive of Sydney. We look forward to visiting again and seeing the progress on the garden and pond.

    Chis2020-02-09T00:00:00Z
  • What a wonderful place to enjoy this beautiful pocket of coastland. We had a great time at Kathryn's place, lovely furnishings, some nice personal touches, minutes from great beaches, yet you can sit on the deck amongst the trees and feel like you're in the bush. Such a great place!

    Leah2020-02-07T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryn was great! Wonderful Airbnb host and would definitely recommend to friends and family. Great value for money, the location was second to none, the accomodation was ideal and the host was so easy to communicate with and so flexible and considerate! Thank you Kathryn

    Juliet2020-02-03T00:00:00Z
  • Beautiful clean room with kitchenette stocked nicely with coffee, teas, juice and water. Nice bathroom and very comfortable bed. We had a quiet evening in after a long day at the Royal. Perfect ending to our day. Thank you!

    Kristen2020-02-02T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryn’s place was wonderful with an outdoor area amongst the Australian bush, feeling nature all around. The room was big enough and cool during a very hot summer day. Kathryn was an outstanding host providing everything we needed and more. We felt at home away from home and enjoyed the area as it was very close to beach, Symbio and other sights. We highly recommend Kathryn’s home and hospitality. Thanks again

    Oliver2020-02-01T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Private room


    Property Type

    Guest suite


    Accommodates

    3


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Tops, NSW, Australia

    Enjoy a relaxing getaway in our stylish one bedroom studio. Comfortable beach style living, fully equipped kitchen and internet access. Enjoy panoramic views of the escarpment and Austinmer beach from the deck. Forget about the hassle of parking, simply stroll down to the beach. We are located centrally within easy walking distances to local cafes, shops and restaurants as well as Anita's Theater & Headlands Hotel. We look forward to you staying with us!
    You will find that our studio is immaculately presented with modern furnishings and everything that you will need for a relaxing beach break. The ocean views are amazing and the beach is practically on our doorstep!
    Austinmer is a vibrant seaside town with beautiful beaches. There are cafes and shops that you can visit and headlands Hotel is a great spot to eat and drink. Short walk over to Thirroul where you can access supermarkets, retail shops, dentists, doctors, hairdressers, laundromat, beauticians and more cafes, restaurants as well as catching a show at Anita's Theatre!
  • Great view, perfect little studio.

    Angela2020-03-09T00:00:00Z
  • What a fabulous studio right opposite the beach. Great location to explore Austinmer and Thirroul. The studio is elevated so you can sit and watch the ocean. Good amenities made for a very comfortable stay. The hosts live next door but that is helpful, not intrusive! Totally recommend this place for a relaxing getaway.

    Heather2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • My parents stayed at Alison’s apartment during a visit from the UK. They loved sitting on the deck and enjoying the view with a glass of wine. Thanks for hosting

    Helen2020-03-04T00:00:00Z
  • Fantastic location Wonderful hosts

    Jo-Ellen2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • A beautiful little studio in a great location with everything we needed to enjoy our stay. Our host was warm and prompt with communication. Thoughtful little touches, like a goodie pack of snacks and ample toiletries, were really appreciated.

    Amy2020-02-29T00:00:00Z
  • The little beach side studio is at a great location, and provided everything we could wish for during our time in Austinmer. Even though the weather was a bit unstable, we had a very good time during our stay!

    Maximilian2020-02-19T00:00:00Z
  • The studio had everything we needed for our short stay. Great location, walk to beaches, cafes, kids play area made it a truly relaxing experience. Will recommend it to friends and would love to book again.

    Kamal2020-02-15T00:00:00Z
  • Great location! Really cute and stylish. Private getaway location. Great view and thoughtful touches of complimentary snacks.

    Kassandra2020-02-13T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Apartment


    Accommodates

    3


    Bedrooms

    1

    Austinmer, NSW, Australia

    Six minutes' stroll to the beach and literally one minute walk to cafes. Newly renovated and stunningly decorated in contemporary colours and lovely furnishings with plantation shutters throughout. The apartment has 2 PRIVATE entrances, beautiful queen sized bed with cotton sheets and feather doona, sumptuous sofa, reverse cycle air con and private deck with comfy tub chairs and outdoor dining area. Fully equipped kitchen and gorgeous bathroom.
    Great sized apartment with large deck, looking out over the apartment's private garden. Decorated and furnished to a very high standard. Air conditioned.
    Fabulous cafe across the road from the apartment - The Palms Cafe.
  • Great private apartment with excellent amenities and close tot he beach and cafes. Ali is a wonderful warm host. We'll be back for sure!!

    Tim2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • This was by far the best AirBnB I have ever stayed in. Alison the host went above and beyond to help us with everything we needed for a comfortable and joyful stay. We were in the area for a wedding and it was the perfect retreat. Very comfortable, clean, stylish and homey. Also in a very convenient location in walking distance to the hub of this little community. I would highly recommend.

    Jeanette2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • Alison’s place is a lush little oasis in the trees. Only a 5 minute walk to a gorgeous beach and 2 minute walk to shops. The place itself is clean, spacious and homely. We loved our stay and will certainly be returning. Oh and Alison is divine and will make sure your stay is as smooth as possible!

    Sarah2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • We loved our stay in Ali’s apartment in Stanwell Park. We had everything we needed. Ali was a fantastic host, giving us some tips on local cafes and even offered us a lift to the train station. Would highly recommend.

    Darren2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • We really enjoyed our stay at Alison’s place. It is an easy walk to the train station, cafes and the beach but you may need a car to get to a supermarket. The place was modern and clean with fast WiFi and a firm bed that we found comfortable. Alison was a lovely host who communicated well with nothing being too much trouble for her, including providing bread, milk and chocolate.

    Nicholas2020-01-13T00:00:00Z
  • Immaculate apartment in a wonderful location. The space is lovely and had everything you need for a very relaxed stay, including some good coffee and breakfast options a 2 minute walk away. Alison was an excellent host - communicative, warm and generous. She was very thoughtful, providing some welcome bits for us like milk and bread. The apartment is in a beautiful spot on the coast, with some stunning beaches and coastal walks nearby. We would love to come back some time.

    Jo2020-01-08T00:00:00Z
  • Had the most wonderful stay with Ali. Absolutely perfect relaxing private space to unwind. Beautiful clean space with private deck and garden, easy walk to the shops and beach. Ali is such a great host, met to gain access and be shown around and she had even left some fresh baguette cookies and milk for me in the fridge. Could not recommend higher, such a wonderful space and host! Thanks Ali, I will be back for sure!

    Australian Surf Tours2020-01-05T00:00:00Z
  • Alison is a wonderful host. The apartment is spacious and beautifully decorated. Alison has kindly left us with scones, jam, cookies, bread and milk. The private deck was cool and breezy and the apartment is walking distance to several cafes and the beach.

    Linda2020-01-02T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Apartment


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    Driftwood at Stanwell Park is the perfect getaway. Watch the waves roll in and the hang gliders land from the bedroom and living area of our brand new guest space. Located at the gateway to the National Park, only steps from the sand and within walking distance to local cafes, our stylish seaside apartment has something special for everyone.
    Ideally suited for couples, this self-contained and private space has everything to make your stay comfortable. -NO cleaning fee - off-street parking and private entrance - balcony with exceptional views of Stanwell Park beach - queen bed - kitchen - outdoor BBQ area - linen and bath towels provided - air conditioning - Netflix available through TV -complimentary sparkling wine on arrival kitchen, outdoor area including BBQ and a balcony that boasts ocean views along the Coal Coast.
    The Royal National Park, Bald Hill and Sea Cliff Bridge are among many of our local attractions, not to mention our stunning beaches. It's a bush walkers wonderland around here. Lots of local tracks that we can recommend. There is a number of surfing options available along this coastline from beginners to big wave spots including Sandon Point. It is only a 5min walk to local cafes for good coffee and food. I have included some menus in your welcome notes For that very special dining experience please visit "Dining on the Edge" at Tumbling Waters Retreat. The team at Tumbling Waters will be only too happy to assist you at the following link Watershttps://www.tumblingwatersretreat.com/dining/.
  • The apartment is has all you require and a great views. Wilma also had both cold drinks and ice creams ready to go which was totally unexpected but appreciated.

    Quentin2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • We really enjoyed Wilma's place. Very clean, new, lovely hospitable touches, close to beach, relaxing.

    Sarah2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • Our stay at driftwood was excellent. We had some issues (100% our fault) and Wilma responded very quickly with all the information needed. The place was incredibly clean and beautiful. The location was stunning. Would not hesitate to recommend staying here to anyone.

    Caitlin2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • This was one of the best Airbnb’s I have stayed in and was absolutely perfect for our long weekend getaway. Great location for the beach, bush-walks, restaurants and you can see the beach from the balcony! Check in was seamless and Paul & Wilma provided many local tips in their manual. This place made us fall in love with Stanwell Park!

    Kaitlin2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Lovely unit in wonderful position to take advantage of view down to beach and hills. Very comfortable with everything needed for relaxing break.

    Amanda2020-01-24T00:00:00Z
  • Jackie & Chris loved gazing and listening to the sound of the ocean. The apartment was perfect to relax and unwind away from city life. We loved the outdoor shower after a sunset swim, perfect way to zen out with nature. We adored the detailing of finishes and architecture of the aparment. Driftwood is so close to some great hikes and even walk/ run & swim at Standwell Park Beach. Cannot wait to do it all again soon.

    Jackie2020-01-11T00:00:00Z
  • The Airbnb was beyond our expectations in every which way. The apartment is stunning with high ceilings, bay windows, and very tastefully furnished. Wilma and Paul made us feel very welcome with thoughtful touches such as snacks and drinks upon arrival. We made good use of the guidebook, which led us to the wonderful wodi wodi hike. The beach is only a few minutes walk from the apartment, and also makes for great views from the balcony. We would love to stay here again.

    Rashmi2020-01-07T00:00:00Z
  • A beautiful apartment, so clean and open. Wilma and Paul were perfect hosts and the extra touches made such a difference. We will be back again!

    Opal2020-01-05T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Guest suite


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    The Beach Pad is newly renovated & now includes private balcony with great ocean & beach views . The best location in Stanny, about 100 metres & you're in the surf . You’ll love our place because of the Sunny northerly aspect, views & light, the comfy bed and cosiness. Our place is good for couples, solo adventurers, and business travellers .
    Newly renovated with private deck & BBQ Just relax, unwind, breath in the fresh sea air night & day, drift off to sleep with the sound of the ocean soothing in the background. Best Loaction to view hang gliders on Bald Hill or surfers out front . Large fully self contained studio , Queen Bed All Linen provided Ensuite(WC Shower Basin) Kitchenette (Toaster ,Jug ,Cups ,Plates ,Micro Oven, Fridge) BBQ on private deck Note - No cooking inside. Snooker table & Boardgames. Phone Charger Board
    Unique unspoilt beach side village surrounded by national parks & beaches . You can get everywhere by walking , to the beach ,the bush tracks or one of the local cafes or restaurant.
  • Marty's place will definitely not disappoint you. First of all the view from the balcony (as well as from the living area and even the bed) is astonishing. All this comes with the relaxing sounds of the waves hitting the beach. The apartment was spotlessly clean and the interior has a lot of character, making you feel at home. Marty and his wife were there to welcome us when we arrived (15min walk from the trainstation), showing us around and answering all our questions. Although there is no supermarket and only two places to get food this wasn't a problem. Both of them sell delicious food and the people are friendly. Actually, all of the local people from Stanwell Park we met were very friendly, we got a free tasting at the liquor store and another person took his pedal bike to show us a difficult to find hiking trail to the look out point. Like the license plate of one of the cars in the street said, this is definitely a place to 'unwind' after a busy week at work.

    Gerwin2020-03-02T00:00:00Z
  • Marty's place is amazing! Actually amazing. On the last night my partner and I were able to play pool while looking at the ocean views out the almost wall size window. On my last morning I was woken to the views of the sun rising over the ocean and the gentle sound of waves. The water is almost literally at your door step which made perfect for a quick morning dip. The place was sparkling clean, very stylish and Marty & Kate made for very kind hosts. Also, if you're hungry there is a local pizza joint called Renzetti's Italian Pizza. Couldn't recommend their garlic bread enough :)

    Zoe2020-02-28T00:00:00Z
  • Fantastic hosts and a breath-taking spot. Truly amazing experience staying here!

    Connor2020-02-25T00:00:00Z
  • Marty is a great host! Quick communication, easy check-in, super clean. The beach pad is the perfect getaway - with lovely beach/ocean views for BBQs on the deck, pool table/board games and super handy for some fab local walks. Would highly recommend.

    Holly2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • Amazing! Will be going back regularly

    Georgie2020-02-13T00:00:00Z
  • Beautiful place, exceptional hospitality! Definitely recommend

    Alisha2020-02-12T00:00:00Z
  • Awesome place overlooking the beach. Listening to the waves all night was so relaxing. Marty was a great host with great communication from the get go and the place itself was kept immaculate with some beautiful touches and decor. Will be back

    Phillip2020-02-09T00:00:00Z
  • Marty’s place is just amazing. Gotta be the best address in Stanwell Park and Marty has filled it with great touches to make for a great stay. Highly recommended

    Angus2020-02-07T00:00:00Z
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    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    A short walk to the famous Scarborough Hotel, and stunning beach, this private apartment is spacious and comfortable. Enjoy the morning sun from the verandah and listen to the sound of the waves from the beach. With it's own lockable access, it's secure and totally self contained, with large kitchen and bathroom areas.
    The space comprises one bedroom, a large bathroom and very large, fully equipped kitchen. The outlook to the rear of the property is a view of trees, with ocean glimpses through the foliage. There's a private track to the beach.
    If you enjoy walking, there are countless opportunities to explore the local environment. There are bush tracks, beaches galore, and you can even climb the Escarpment from the track at Austinmer. This is a 1klm, 45% walk along a stepped track. If you're fit and adventurous, then this is a must-do.
  • Great spot. Perfect for a short or longer holiday. Short walk to the beach and local pub & bistro. Bigger town with shops a few minutes drive down the road. Overlooking a bush with of a bit of a view of the mountains. Has all you need on holidays including washing machine and dryer. Mark also provided some essentials ( milk, eggs etc) which was a nice touch.

    Hanna2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • Mark was very helpful and responsive and the space was great value for money. Highly recommend.

    Simon2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • Mark’s place is clean, spacious and comfortable. It’s located conveniently close to the beach and bus stops. Communicating with Mark was easy and check-in was seamless. Thanks!

    Brendon2020-02-21T00:00:00Z
  • Great location, clean and easy going.

    Mat2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Mark's place is great. Would definitely recommend and hope to stay again! Nice place, really easy access to public transport, close to great beaches, nice breakfast provided. Thanks Mark.

    Daniel2020-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • If you love the sound of the ocean well this is the place to stay. Mark’s place is a fully self contained apartment with great kitchen, use of the laundry, and a spacious bedroom and bathroom. Special touches include breakfast items, which was a welcome surprise and great internet. We had a very comfortable 9 night stay as my daughter and I explored the coastline and Sydney. The area is absolutely stunning. Mark’s place was a home away from home to retreat back to after a busy day exploring. Thanks Mark, Mardi and Clare.

    Robyn2020-01-15T00:00:00Z
  • Great space under a suburban home. Everything you need for a comfortable stay close to Wollongong

    Sue2019-12-26T00:00:00Z
  • Great place. Sparkling clean. Great location. Great communication. Great breakfast. Great local tips. Location great. My stay was amazing. Will definitely be going back!

    David2019-12-16T00:00:00Z
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    Scarborough, NSW, Australia

    Self contained studio apartment with private bathroom and mezzanine bedroom . Minutes walk to Wombarra beach and ocean pool. Great bush walking areas close by. This location is fabulous place to be as active or as relaxed as you want.
    This unit is part of my home but is fully self contained with private access, private bathroom and outdoor sitting area with BBQ for your use only, all in a beautiful garden setting. The unit has one queen size bed located up on a mezzanine level and is suitable for two people only. Ground floor has a combined lounge, kitchenette and dining area with the the shower and toilet also on this level. No cooking facilities, BBQ cooking outside only.
    I am close to a lovely beach that is patrolled in summer. It is great for swimming, surfing, fishing or relaxing. There are also great bush walks close by, I have maps and information if you are interested. Not far from here we have cycle ways that follow the coast for many kilometres. You can just enjoying our beautiful coast and bush or great shopping not too far away. The train station is 300 meters away and local bus services at the door. There are places close by that provide meals. The closest supermarket is 10 min drive away.
  • We had a great stay at Dave's place. He was very accommodating and helpful. It was in a great location and we got good tips about the area and eating out options. Thanks Dave - we will be back! Cheers Marg and Darryl

    Margaret2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • We really enjoyed this place, quiet, very clean, and convenient. David was assuming the welcome and our support, he is a very nice person and very dedicated to customer care. I recommend this place if you are looking for a very good quality for price. Francois

    Jean-Francois2020-02-17T00:00:00Z
  • Wonderful fun, with a considerate and warm host!

    Chenge2020-02-09T00:00:00Z
  • Great spot, good location, just we needed for a weekend away

    Tim2020-01-26T00:00:00Z
  • Dave is a wonderful host - the property was lovely, well equipped and In a perfect position to explore the area. Dave was incredibly generous, making pizzas to share with us and giving us gifts from his garden and wine cellar. Would recommend a stay at Dave's to anyone.

    Michelle2020-01-23T00:00:00Z
  • We had a really good time at David’s place. It is in close proximity to the beach and a short drive from several good dining options. We were very grateful for the breakfast that was provided and all the useful tips given to us.

    Belinda2020-01-14T00:00:00Z
  • Nice private space. Quiet and close to the beach. David was always available when we had a question. Would definitely stay again

    Jenny2020-01-07T00:00:00Z
  • David’s place was exactly what we were looking for. Clean, quiet, close to the beach and had all the amenities we needed. David is a great host, highly recommended

    Ben2020-01-01T00:00:00Z
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    Wombarra, NSW, Australia

    Self contained apartment with private entrance and private living space.Located in the beautiful seaside village of Stanwell Park.Lovely queen sized bed with high quality linen and personalised bathroom supplies.Private courtyard area. Indoor and outdoor dining with food prepared in your own kitchenette or BBQ. Reverse cycle air conditioner,as new bathroom with bath and shower.Laundry and work area also available.Stroll to beach and cafes or walk through the national park.Or relax with Netflix.
    You have a very private space that is modern self contained with quality inclusions and attention to detail.It is underneath our living area so we are available if needed.The property has a private courtyard within a beautiful garden.Table and chairs with shade umbrella.You are welcome to cook your own meals and eat outdoors or in.The requirements to make breakfast will be provided for each day of your stay.These will consist of fruit, bread,butter and an assortment of toppings, cereal ,eggs and bacon etc.All other meals are your responsibility.Cleaning fee refunded on arrival for stays of three nights or more.Stays of seven days at discounted rate will only have breakfast provided for the first two mornings.The courtyard is for your exclusive use during your stay and you only be disturbed by mutual agreement.
    Our neighbourhood is very friendly and welcoming
  • Fantastic place, beautiful amenities and Mike was very friendly and hospitable.

    Trent2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • I can not recommend Mike and Karen’s apartment enough. The apartment has everything you will need, the bed is super comfortable, lovely shampoo, conditioner and soap. Breakfast, tea and coffee were all provided. I will definitely be returning if I get the chance. Mike was so easy to communicate with and went above and beyond to make sure I had everything I needed. Thanks again!!!

    Carla2020-02-24T00:00:00Z
  • Good spot, great set up, very comfortable and convenience. The hosts went to extra lengths to make the stay memorable. Would recommend.

    Richard2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • Comfortable space and lovely garden.

    Eve2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Amazing hosts! Great location Great atmosphere

    Paige2020-01-05T00:00:00Z
  • Karen and Mike's place was very clean and tidy, the place was equipped with everything that we needed. They were great hosts and I would highly recommend staying.

    Daniel2020-01-03T00:00:00Z
  • No hesitation in recommending Karen and Mike's place to anyone looking for a relaxing get away.

    Romano2019-12-15T00:00:00Z
  • A beautifully presented air B and B. Very clean and tidy and lots of thoughtful touches. The bed was very comfortable and the linen was lovely. It was also walking distance to the beach and cafes. Would highly recommend. Perfect weekend escape from Sydney.

    Sarah2019-11-17T00:00:00Z
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    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    Lovely self contained studio located in the incredible Stanwell Park. Guests will have their own kitchenette, bathroom, two seater couch, TV, wardrobe , queen size bed and bench seating for meals. Kitchenette equipped with tea and coffee making facilities, microwave and toaster. All linen provided. Having stayed in numerous airbnbs in the past what is great about our studio is the fact that it has no personal belongings so it truly does feel like a serviced apartment.
    In Stanwell Park there are endless outdoor activities, including surfing, fishing and swimming. If bush walking is your thing, there is plenty of local tracks to explore. The Royal National Park is only a five minute drive offering some of Australia's best walking tracks. Visit Bald Hill and watch the hang gliders take off while enjoying views all the way to Wollongong. Take a stroll along Seacliff bridge and enjoy the breathe taking scenery of the Northern Illawarra coast line. **Please note to manage guests expectations, bathroom is oldish and unrenovated**
    This pristine location at Stanwell Park Beach is ideal for families with a large reserve for picnicking and is located right on the beach. Surrounded by bushland, this proves popular for barbecues; and Sydneysiders for day trips.
  • Great place to stay while keeping busy in the surrounding areas! Would definitely stay again.

    Leo2020-01-05T00:00:00Z
  • Stanwell park beach is close, and coalcliff is as well- the coalcliff sea pools are great for swimming.

    Anna2019-12-01T00:00:00Z
  • A wonderful studio right in the middle of Stanwell Park, just minutes from the best cafes and a short walk to the beach. Highly recommend.

    Anita2019-11-09T00:00:00Z
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    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    Our beach house is an ideal getaway. The guests accommodation is self contained and has its own private entrance, situated on the ground floor of our two storey home. Our residence is upstairs and has its own entrance. We'd like your stay to be private and relaxed. We are passionate surfers and the owner/operators of the local surf school, maybe have a surf lesson or coaching with us while your here or just relax!
    Our home is full of family memories. Our children are now grown and we're empty nesters. Our comfy home is great place to relax. A very short stroll and your at the beach! Cafes are also within walking distance. Take a spa after a bush walk or day at the beach, or just do nothing! Enjoy the afternoon sun in the bedroom, king size bed calls for afternoon naps. The hot tub is at your beck and call, read a book, enjoy a glass of bubbly on the deck enjoying both ocean and escarpment view's. The kitchen is yours to cook or venture out to one of the nearby restaurants.
    we live in an amazing town. Surrounded by the escarpment and close to the beach. Beautiful walks, drives and beaches. We are very close to the Royal National Park. Sea Cliff Bridge is 5 minutes south of us.
  • Absolutely loved this space! Really great vibes. The house oozed love and happy memories. Beautiful views from the kitchen and deck. Can’t wait to stay again!

    Melissa2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • Excellent place

    Max2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • We had a lovely stay and the host Fiona was very helpful. Great location; walking distance from the train station and very close to the beach.

    Jessica2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • Fiona's place is fantastic for a beach holiday outside of Sydney. My partner and I came down on the train and everything was within walking distance (though there is some hills to be aware of for those less mobile) for the weekend. Highly recommend this spacious beach-side home!

    Kyle2020-02-02T00:00:00Z
  • Fiona's place was the perfect get away from big city. It's the perfect location where the bush meets the sea, a bush hike followed by a surf. An amazing place to hear nature in its raw form with the birds conversing and a hint of city life with the train rattling by. Shops and cafes are a short walk away and so was the surf. Fiona's home felt like my childhood home with plenty of personal touches and children paraphernalia. I'll definitely stay again.

    Maria2020-01-26T00:00:00Z
  • Fiona was so lovely and went above and beyond. Place was great and close to the beach.

    Jaimie2020-01-12T00:00:00Z
  • Really great little spot and a wonderfully furnished property. Definitely recommend staying here.

    James2020-01-05T00:00:00Z
  • Fiona's place was the perfect weekend getaway. The views from the balcony and bedroom were stunning and the bed was so comfortable! It's quite a large space, however we did have trouble getting out car out of the driveway due to the slope.

    Pratiksha2020-01-01T00:00:00Z
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    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    Oceanfront Lodging: Open plan suite, small outdoor decking with basic cooking facilities, shady spacious back garden. Independent entrance. Off-street parking. Breakfast included. Surfing, Diving, Swimming, Beach fishing, Beach Walks exploring nearby rockpools platforms are a choice of activities short distance: 100 mts across the road. Playing Croquet in our backgarden is also feasible. Cafes and eating places are located north and south of our place
    Our Airbnb lodging is located in the first floor of our house. It comprises: >an interior semi-open -plan living area containing both, a sofa and a sofa-bed, a dining table and 2 chairs. The main sleeping area has a queen bed and the Ensuite. >an outdoor-space partially sheltered provided with water and electricity. Visitors therefore, are able to boil water, prepare hot sandwiches, use either double hot-plate-oven, microwave or electric grill, if a basic meal is required. A refrigerator is located in the hallway besides the bedroom. We may even supply you with freshly cut organic vegetables grown by a Community Garden. Visitors that enjoy Surfing are able to use an outdoor specifically provided shower area before entering the premises. While seating in the outdoor space you may witness not only the sound of wild cockatoos frolicking on the pine trees, the sporadic parade of cyclists and motorbikes riders passing by but mostly, the sound of breaking waves of the sea in front across the street. Visitors have also the opportunity to challenge themselves to a game of Croquet in our backgarden where you may even spot one of our native reptiles such as water dragon and blue tongue lizard. Obviously, there is always the choice to just relax in the Lounge inside and start observing the constant changes in movement and reflection of colors of the Ocean in front. Few DVDs and books are available. Free WiFi.
    Coledale, situated aprox 73.6 km south of City Central, Sydney NSW, is one of the few scenic villages that are part of a narrow strip of land that extends between a steep Escarpment, 1200 meter above-the -sea-level, and the Waters of the Tasman Sea. If you are driving you could visit a variety of places within a range of less than 17 Km north of our Lodging such as: Scarborough Wombarra Bowlo for barefoot Bowls, Scarbourough Pub, Sea Cliff Bridge within 6 Kms, Stanwell Park Art Gallery, Stanwell Tops Lookout and Hang gliding area, 13 Kms; Ottford Horse Riding, Royal National Park, Hindu Temple Helensburgh 14 Kms away: where vegetarian lunch is available on week-ends; Symbio Wildlife Park where you could have the opportunity to pet and take photos with koalas, kangaroos, and wallabies, see wombats, echidnas and Tasmanian devils up close, and watch a feeding for meerkats and Sumatran tigers. South of our lodging you will find the lovely villages of Austinmer, 1.5 Km , Thirroul, 3.8 km and Bulli with plenty of coffee shops, eateries and giftshops. Thirroul area has 2 Supermarkets an Olympic swimming pool and a seaside coffee shop: Thirroul Pavilion. In the city of Wollongong, 17 Kms south, you could visit the Mount Keira Lookout, Wollongong Harbour with great seafood Restaurants. In Berkeley you can visit The Nan Tien Temple for a vegetarian lunch and a stroll around the Temple. Coledale and similar villages along this sea-side area consisted at first, of Cottages built for the Miners working in their surroundings. The Coledale Hospital built in 1903 provided care for the miners. Most of the mines ceased working long time ago, the Hospital serves now as a Rehabilitation one.
  • A great location, so close to the beach. The space was well equipped, and William was a very helpful host.

    Lyn2020-03-11T00:00:00Z
  • A hidden gem near the beach. Exceptional hosts who catered for our every need. Very comfortable bed and thoughtful touches such as milk, bread, juice etc. Hughly recommended.

    Ron2020-02-29T00:00:00Z
  • Great location opposite the roaring ocean! Clean and comfortable, and lovely homely touches throughout.

    Fiona2020-02-10T00:00:00Z
  • I was met with a genuinely friendly and warm welcome, and all my questions were answered. Thanks William and Marta for your generosity.

    Robin2020-02-07T00:00:00Z
  • 10/10. Comfy bed, great location, amazing hosts

    Abbie2020-01-27T00:00:00Z
  • Beautiful space; outdoor kitchen with everything you could possibly need! Appreciated the passion fruit, fresh vegetables & all the little touches of home! Beautiful back yard & perfect location for nights out inThirroul. William and Marta are lovely hosts and the unit was clean down to the finest detail. Highly recommended!

    Barbara2020-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • Great place to stay!

    Emily2020-01-04T00:00:00Z
  • William and Marta were excellent hosts, the place was very clean and the location is superb!

    Ella2019-12-22T00:00:00Z
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    Coledale, NSW, Australia

    Large comfortable 4 bedroom house with ocean views and only a 5min walk to the beach. Perfect for families or couples and only 50min drive from Sydney. The incredible view with its ever changing landscape of swells and colours. Please note: this house is in a quiet neighbourhood and not suitable for parties or boystrious groups.
    BEDROOMS The Master Bedroom: Imagine waking up to the view of the ocean from your bed . This room is light filled and airy and features a Queen Bed and views of the Pacific ocean. Bedroom 2: Features another queen bed and is ideal for friends or family. Bedroom 3: Privately tucked away, this room has a view to the back deck with a double bed. Bedroom 4: has two sets of Bunk Beds for the kids. The house can sleep up to 6 adults and 4 children. The bathroom has a full size tub with spa jets and separate shower. The second bathroom has a shower, toilet and washing machine. LIVING The open plan living room has glass and bi fold doors that seamlessly connect to the front deck and capture the view from the lounge, dining area and kitchen. The lounge room offers a relaxed place to gather and features a TV, DVD player and oil heaters for those chilly months. The kitchen is fully equipped to handle a wide range of cooking from elaborate to modest, so plan to feast. Features full stainless steel cooktop, range hood and oven with pans and pots to use. OUTDOORS The open back deck offers full views of the Pacific ocean and beach and can comfortably fit the whole family and more for dinner and whale watching and hand gliding. Outdoor table and chairs seats 8. BBQ available. Overlooking the lawn you can watch over the kids and the view at the same time with a drink in hand and your worries floating away on the breeze. The front deck offers lots of space to sprawl out and a nice view of the surrounding bush land. In winter you can see whales from the deck! *please note you will require linen (sheets/towels). All beds have doonas and blankets. We do this to keep the cleaning fees down.
    The beach, bush walks, cafes.
  • Wonderful location with great views of the ocean. We loved the bush setting and greenery- Fresh Air! Great anytime of the year i’m sure! Spacious and livable.

    John2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • The view is indeed pretty cool. You can watch the hang gliders coming down from Bald Hill or the fruit bats circling at dusk. Better still: if you’re into surfing you can see the swell at Northern end of Stanwell Park beach. Place is cosy , kitchen is well equipped.

    Iris2020-02-15T00:00:00Z
  • Sea View is a wonderful, relaxed and welcoming holiday home. There are many thoughtful touches here including lots of dvds and board games and good books. Also the host's local tips about the path down to the beach was wonderful and the old railway tunnel were great for feeling like we were having amazing adventures. There were also the kookaburras and sulphur crested cockies that came visiting on the veranda. We'll definitely be back.

    Pru2020-01-20T00:00:00Z
  • Such a fantastic location and the view was spectacular, even with some smoke haze. Lovely house, plenty of space and ideal for our family getaway.

    Kate2019-12-21T00:00:00Z
  • Kylie's home was spectacular. Stunning location with an amazing view, fantastic setup and a really easy place to relax, unwind and step back from the business of cities.

    Richard2019-12-19T00:00:00Z
  • Great space. Good balcony and nice secluded location! great for a getaway!

    Ishpreet2019-12-11T00:00:00Z
  • Had a great stay. Loved the view and relaxing on the deck is great. The place feels nice, yet relaxed & homely. Great place for a relaxed family beach stay.

    Matt2019-12-07T00:00:00Z
  • Amazing place and great view. Very peaceful and relaxing. Kylie is a good host. Highly recommend.

    Nan2019-12-03T00:00:00Z
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    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    *newly renovated & styled* Our beach cabin is a simple & lovely cabin space located in the heart of Austinmer, on the NSW South Coast. A great accommodation for couples looking for a unique base to unwind. Enjoy local beach life, coastal cycle ways or a short stroll into Thirroul's boutique shopping. Our beach cabin has a double bed, outdoor shower, toilet, kitchenette, free parking and wifi along with lots more inclusions - see full description for more details.
    Our beach cabin is a garden studio by the sea. The space features: A double bed, toilet with vanity, private & enclosed outdoor shower, kitchenette (with toaster, kettle and bar fridge), as well as linen and towels. Please note for the cooler weather the toilet/vanity is indoors but the shower is an enclosed outdoor shower. We also provide extra touches, such as: tea & coffee, milk, bread & locally made condiments and beautiful bathroom accessories. We are pleased to announce we also added split system air conditioning November 2019. Important note Please note our beach cabin is located in our garden and we do have to walk past to enter/leave our home. However we want our guests to love their stay and so are conscious of noise and your privacy. Our house is approximately 3M from the beach cabin. Location When you stay with us you are moments away from beautiful Austinmer (Austi) beach (patrolled), rock pools, and are 2 minutes walk to the nearest cafes on Moore Street. We are only a 10 -15 minute walk to the Headlands Hotel too (they have a free shuttle to get you home again) - a great ocean front pub & restaurant, that has just won hotel of the year! We'll also recommend our favourite eating spots situated in idyllic Thirroul, which is a 5 minute drive. Austinmer train station is a 2 minute walk away, catch a train into vibrant Wollongong for a day or night out. We love our little part of the NSW coast and hope you will too!
    Favourite walk/hike: Sublime Point Favourite cafes: Omni cafe or General on Moore St Favourite restaurant: South Sailor, Headlands or Scarborough hotel.
  • Wendy’s place was awesome, very conveniently located close to beach. Wendy was a fabulous host who made everything very easy for us. Would definitely recommend staying here if you’re looking for beach getaway. Thanks so much!

    Lam2020-01-19T00:00:00Z
  • Excellent little cabin in a great location. Very quiet. Sparkling clean. Wendy provided good quality items for us to make breakfast.

    Bronwyn2019-11-16T00:00:00Z
  • Wendys austimer beach house was an absolute pleasure to stay at.

    Lee-Anne2019-11-10T00:00:00Z
  • A very nice place to stay in a great location. Wendy was extremely helpful & check in was seamless

    Brett2019-10-26T00:00:00Z
  • This beach cabin was beautifully decorated with sweet (and delicious) touches! We fell in love with the outside shower! Wendy was always quick to respond to any queries and was very welcoming! This was an amazing getaway from our city life and my partner and I felt very relaxed throughout our stay We highly recommend this beach cabin!!

    Anjie2019-09-08T00:00:00Z
  • Wendy’s beachside bungalow was fantastic! A perfect little place for a coastal getaway.

    William2019-08-04T00:00:00Z
  • We loved our stay with Wendy and Mark. Wendy is a wonderful host and we were greeted with warm hospitality. We highly recommend their gorgeous little abode and the location is perfect, with the beach at the end of the street and close proximity to the heart of Austinmer. We were also provided with some delicious snacks, thank you :-) We hope to stay with Wendy and Mark again x

    Libby2019-05-19T00:00:00Z
  • Fantastic accommodation. Ideal for that weekend getaway near the beach. This place should be completely booked during the summer months. Thanks Wendy. Awesome

    Wayne2019-04-28T00:00:00Z
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    Austinmer, NSW, Australia

    Our beautiful Luna Belle Camp is set on 70 acres of private bush land. Relax within our beautiful 5m Lotus Belle tent, equipped with all your creature comforts, adorned in eclectic soft furnishings. Just an hour from Sydney, you can switch off from the outside world, look out over the ocean and feel the sea breeze. Luna Belle Camp is equipped with a kitchen shed with all the necessities for preparing a Dinner under the stars. Cool off in our outdoor shower with hot and cold functions.
    Welcome ❤️ we know you will love your stay in our beautiful Lotus Belle tent. Unwind within this beautiful space, surrounded by eclectic soft furnishings and a king size bed overlooking the ocean. All creature comforts are provided, to make you feel right at home. Luna camp is set on 70 acres of private bushland, nestled into the escarpment, but close enough to the magical Scarborough beach. During your stay, you will most likely meet our friendly alpacas and horses that roam around the property, they are very gentle and keep to them- selves. Luna camp has its own kitchen shed, equipped with all the cooking essentials for a romantic dinner under the stars. Coffee plunger, Tea, sugar, BBQ and fire pit provided. Large esky with ice and Linen and towels are all provided.Along with solar lights and torches. A private outdoor shower provided with hot and cold functions, just steps away from the camp .The Eco toilet is located around 50m away in rustic shed which is shared with 2 other Glamping sites. Just a 2 minute drive to the beautiful Scarborough beach and hotel. Luna camp is accessible by street cars, off road, but quite smooth access to the tent. We source our own honey on the property, so we have bee hives around 20 m alway from the tent, the bees will not bother you if you don't bother them. Our Luna bush Camp is truly one of a kind and perfect for a romantic night away.
    Our neighbourhood is beautiful. Rainforest meets beach. A quiet little Coastal town. Many bush walking tracks and eclectic little cafes.
  • I loved my first glamping experience. And at the perfect location. Fell asleep to the sound of distant ocean waves. It was magic

    Jill2020-03-09T00:00:00Z
  • This is the most beautiful glamping spot. It’s large, comfortable and just had everything we needed. One of the nights we stayed it was pouring down with rain and windy but the tent stayed warm, cosy and dry. We couldn’t have picked a better spot for a romantic weekend.

    Rachel2020-03-08T00:00:00Z
  • Had a beautiful time at Bekka's place, Will definitely be going back, Better than we expected and the view was great, listening to the ocean 😁

    Jacque2020-03-01T00:00:00Z
  • If you are looking to unwind for the weekend this is definitely a place to do it! The location is lush and the tent and setup is awesome! Not to mention Rebekka and her family are really responsive and accommodating. Would stay here again.

    Chantelle2020-02-23T00:00:00Z
  • The camp is AMAZING! I was visiting a friend in Australia for 10 days and we decided to stay here one of the nights - it was hands down one of the most unique and best parts of my trip! We had all the amenities we needed and then some, and got to wake up to horses and a beautiful view. I would recommend this to anyone who is visiting the greater Sydney area as a must-do. And Rebekka is the sweetest host!

    Shelby2020-02-20T00:00:00Z
  • Had the most amazing time, perfect location, so much to explore and see.! Nice to be in nature on a beautiful property. Rebekka had great recommendations on a local cafe and a hike as well :)

    Meagan2020-02-17T00:00:00Z
  • We had the most amazing weekend at Rebekka’s fancy tent! It was even better than we expected and Bekky was such an amazing host. Highly recommend!

    Brendan2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • We had torrential rain for our stay, but I tell you what it was magical. We squeezed in a cheese plate looking over the ocean and made the most of the comfort and cosiness inside the tent. The tent was completely dry and as snuggling as you could be. The rain made it a beautiful experience. We also got bogged on our way out of the site (literally hadn’t stopped raining for 12 hours) and Bekky and her family were beyond helpful and pulled us out of the situation. In all honesty we thought it was a bit of fun and when you get service and treatment like we did, I’d get bogged in torrential rain any day. Highly recommend staying here for a romantic escape from Sydney! Thank you :)

    DOM2020-02-09T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Tent


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Scarborough, NSW, Australia

    The Baba Flat is a brand new, light filled apartment built as a second storey on our home. The apartment has been built to give my Dad a more private place to stay when he visits from the UK. It's the perfect option if you want to visit friends/family in the local area or as a base for exploring the South Coast of Sydney. We are perfectly located, 2 mins drive from Helensburgh CBD, 12 mins drive from Stanwell Park Beach and 10 mins walk to the Station.
    The apartment sits separately to our home on the second floor and offers beautiful bushland views. We offer a comfy, open plan living area with a dining table and spacious balcony. The spacious master bedroom has a second balcony and a built in wardrobe. The second bedroom can be set up as a twin or a king bed. There is full kitchen with dishwasher, sink, cook top, oven and microwave.
    Helensburgh is a friendly, family focused community and offers all the amenities that you need including: Free Public Swimming Pool, 3 Playgrounds, Supermarket, Fruit and Veg shop, Many Cafes, Restaurants, Pub, Club Helensburgh is located a short drive from the stunning Bald Hill look out point and Stanwell Park Beach (10/12 minutes). We are equally close to the Royal National Park which offers stunning scenery, wonderful beaches and great bush walking. A mountain bike track has recently been built two minutes ride from our house, there are also extensive bush walking tracks in the same area (Garawarra State Park).
  • Great location at the Southern end of the Royal National Park. Good dinner options and a nice cafe in Helensborough town centre were a short drive away. A lovely new clean self contained unit, with a great shower. Well recommended.

    Chris2020-02-28T00:00:00Z
  • Jenny is a great host and made us feel welcome upon arrival. She showed us where everything was and the house is very clean, open plan, nicely decorated and fairly new. Very conveniently situated and close to the shops. Side entry has steps and is easily accessible from the road but needs some Cosmetic improvements and with off street parking away from the front of the house as the house is on a bend.

    Salanieta (Sally)2020-02-22T00:00:00Z
  • Great little place, very nice and modern with a nice vibe. Would happily stay there again. Great communiciation from owners. Can't rate highly enough.

    Nick2020-01-26T00:00:00Z
  • Jenny’s upstairs flat showcases everything we love in a holiday home: lots of natural light, beautiful breezes through, gorgeously styled in minimal scandi decor and the ability for total privacy. Jenny was so inviting and communicative both via Airbnb and in person to us and our children for all queries, including requests to pat their lovely dog. We will be back for another stay!

    Emma2020-01-14T00:00:00Z
  • New and spacious space. Well lit with everything you need in the kitchen and bedrooms for a comfortable stay. Close to town and nice bush walks. Great service with the high chair and organizing us a portacot. Immaculately clean and safe space for our young boy.

    Johnson2020-01-05T00:00:00Z
  • The place is great, easy to reach and plenty of room for everybody, Jenny suggested us about the restaurants to eat and the places around to see. Sadly we were only 2 nights and the first day we had bad smoke haze because of the fires around Sydney so we couldn’t have enjoyed it as much as wanted but the whole family and dog were great and I can just highly recommend it to everybody

    Cristina2019-12-20T00:00:00Z
  • Was an amazing place with a lot of nature and great surroundings. Cozy and fully furnished, Jenny was really nice and made sure everything was okay. Could’ve supplied more linen and towels but overall the place was nice and tidy !!!

    Marion2019-11-11T00:00:00Z
  • Fantastic stay at this lovely property. Jenny went above and beyond with milk ready on arrival to lending us an iron & board & organising a taxi for us from the local area. Friendly, welcoming & a great place to stay.

    Zoe2019-10-27T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Guest suite


    Accommodates

    4


    Bedrooms

    2

    Helensburgh, NSW, Australia

    The light, airy and spacious home is beautifully styled and features: ......Large living areas, and indoor and outdoor space ...... 2 cosy bedrooms plus 2 single beds (daybeds) in the light, airy loft space ........ plus A 3 acre backyard that includes a rain forest and bird life With beautifully designed public and private spaces, this property is the perfect gathering place for adult groups. Be inspired, connect and enjoy quality time with friends or family
    Boho beach cottage is a place to leave “real life” behind and relax in a beautifully designed haven. Every room has been lovingly decorated in boho coastal style. The overall feel is calm, relaxing and comfortable. The house is a calm and easy place to be. Windows reveal an extravaganza of green, with the bonus of ocean views from the top deck. The bedrooms are cosy, but very comfortable, both have dual aspect windows, one has a sliding door out onto a balcony, overlooking the forest. Features include a brand new kitchen (very well equipped), indoor or outdoor dining downstairs and a huge loft space which has comfy couches and a large TV, 2 single beds / day beds, a games table that seats everyone plus a reading nook. Everything is new and scrupulously clean, I include wi-fi, speakers for your music and beautiful linen. There are washing facilities available on request. There is a superb deck upstairs (perfect for sunset cocktails), 2 balconies (one on either side) plus a paved outdoor area with a large table and gas BBQ's. Everyone agrees the house has lovely spaces everywhere - perfect for small groups of friends for a wonderful, fun and easy mini break. And that’s before you see outside! Just off the back patio is a RAINFOREST with a 250 metre walking path and a spot to sit in perfect silence with the majestic trees. At the edge of the rainforest, the backyard opens into 3 acres with amazing trees, walking tracks and a bush setting fire pit about 250 metres from the house …. (surely destined to be the site of many singalongs).
    The Neighbourhood Overview Stanwell Park is an idyllic beach hamlet which ticks every box. Is is just outside Sydney and an easy drive or train ride. Our magnificent, rugged beach is a 8 minute walk or 90 second drive away. Right in Stanny (as we call it) are 5 places to eat or enjoy coffee, plus an art gallery, a chic boutique (ladies, you’ll love it), a bottle shop and a place for a relaxing, recharging massage. Highlights of the Area Each a 3 minute drive away are Bald Hill (brilliant for hang gliding if you dare, and most days you see them coming in to land on the beach), Coalcliff ocean pool, the famous Sea Cliff Bridge (a wonderful feat of engineering) and Stanwell Tops, which has some incredible bushwalking tracks. A 10 minute drive south takes you to the magnificent Scarborough pub. The same distance north takes you to Otford, the gateway to a stunning drive into the Royal National Park. 10 minutes inland takes you to Helensburgh, our local town with a Coles and all amenities. Helensburgh is also the home of the wonderful Symbio zoo, an inspiring Hindu temple, a historic country pub, putt putt golf and gorgeous Sunrise nursery, as well as numerous restaurants and shops. Slightly further south are a chain of wonderful beaches leading to Thirroul, the quintessential stylish coastal town. Other spot to explore are historic Bulli and Appin (a great country vibe and gorgeous historic pub). 15 minutes in another direction lies Darkes Forest where you can horseride or visit and a cider orchard. Wollongong city, with all amenities is a 30 minute drive. (I have a folder in the house with lots of local information collected).
    Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Cottage


    Accommodates

    4


    Bedrooms

    2

    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    Soak up some of the modern and vintage charm of the kokomo retro caravan featuring all the mod cons including coffee pod machine, microwave oven and new comfy queen bed. The magnificent escarpment behind and views over the ocean in front. The toilet and shower are nearby and are shared with other campers.
    tastefully decorated , modern with a retro feel. Situated on a large private estate.
  • John's caravan was relaxing and enjoyable. While there was a mix of tents, glamping on the property it was not crowded and there was plenty of room to move around freely. It was a hot day when we arrived and the camper van was well set up with a comfy bed and various accessories like a couch and microwave. Outdoors there was a table and chairs to allow us to relax in the shade. Nice getaway and you can hear the waves from the ocean...very relaxing and peaceful.

    Romina2020-02-02T00:00:00Z
  • Such a beautiful place. The caravan, the view, the whole property, are all gorgeous, and John is a fantastic host. Bonus points for the glammed up female bathroom (fairy lights and a view!). Simply a wonderful place overall. My partner and I both agreed that this was the best New Year's Eve either of us can remember - and we will absolutely be back!

    Anna2020-01-02T00:00:00Z
  • We loved our stay at the caravan! The area is great, close (2 min drive) to the beach and shops, the caravan is super cool and retro and John was lovely and made us feel very welcome. We have already re-booked!

    Cameron2019-12-30T00:00:00Z
  • Highly recommend staying here at john’s caravan. Such a great location, the animals were beautiful, the caravan itself was such a good experience and John and his family were so friendly and accommodating

    Paulene2019-12-07T00:00:00Z
  • John’s place is relaxing and exactly as described. There’s a nice fire pit and horses roaming free which adds a unique touch. There’s other campers staying on the property which is totally fine. I would stay again.

    Sanjana2019-12-01T00:00:00Z
  • Great spot for a little getaway. Exactly as advertised.

    Lindsay2019-11-24T00:00:00Z
  • Great little place, very basic, but great little bbq, nice fire pit and super comfy bed! Perfect for a countryside escape!

    Annabel2019-11-17T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    Camper/RV


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    0

    Scarborough, NSW, Australia

    Cozy bedroom across the road from Sharkey's dog friendly beach. Five minutes walk to cafes and restaurants. Close to bus and train routes to Wollongong or Sydney. Walk on the beach or sit in our lovely backyard and enjoy the escarpment view.
    Cozy room at the back of our home with a private bathroom.
    Lovely beaches, many good cafes and small village shopping centre 5 minutes drive away. Ocean pools to swim in, surfing, bushwalking, yoga classes and snorkeling. We are a ten minute walk from Coledale railway station. The train line is directly behind our chickens and at times a freight train does travel through.
  • great outlook over the ocean from the property, thoughtful welcoming hosts, small room with basic facilities, private bathroom and fridge near room available, hosts were happy to share breakfast facilities, value for money

    Jim2020-02-16T00:00:00Z
  • I really enjoyed my stay at Suzanna’s place! Spotless clean, great room, own bathroom and just one minute away from a great place. Would definitely recommend this place if you’re looking for some time to relax! Thanks! :)

    Katrin2020-02-07T00:00:00Z
  • Suzanne's room is cosy and comfortable. Everything needed is provided. Having its own bathroom is a great bonus. We only had a short stay but was ideal for a mini-break, did some great swimming and bushwalking in the surrounding areas

    Mimi2019-12-02T00:00:00Z
  • Great value for money! Suzanne was quick to respond and was lovely to deal with.

    Erika2019-11-18T00:00:00Z
  • Very welcoming, friendly and clean. Would happily return.

    Hayden2019-11-09T00:00:00Z
  • We had a wonderful 2-night stay. I would definitely recommend staying at Suzanne’s house. Their hospitality was wonderful and their house was lovely. Bonus...the view was spectacular!

    Casey2019-10-29T00:00:00Z
  • Welcoming wonderful hosts who know a lot about their community and contribute greatly. Such an awesome vibe. We only stayed two nights in their lovely home but felt at ease straight away. Great suggestions offered by Suzanne for dinner and lunch locally and breakfast was help yourself with fresh chook eggs and numerous accompaniments. The position of their home is amazing. Surf beach right out front and dog friendly. We recommend staying with these guys they charge so little for what they offer so kindly.

    Megan2019-09-27T00:00:00Z
  • Lovely location, we had a wedding at the headlands hotel and it was easy to walk home at night. Very friendly hosts, great communication and easy check-in.

    Lauren2019-09-08T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Private room


    Property Type

    House


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Coledale, NSW, Australia

    This spacious room has its own private entry, indoor/outdoor decking space and the use of a scandinavian hot tub.
    This studio room is has a separte private entry to the main house with, a kitchenette, private bathroom and laundry.
    This is quiet coastal town
    Room Type

    Entire home/apt


    Property Type

    House


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Park, NSW, Australia

    YellowtailStay is next to Bald Hill & The Royal National Park & 5 min drive to Stanwell Park Beach, wedding venues, The Tops Conference Centre & Helensburgh. The Red Room is a downstairs studio apartment. We have 2 other spaces available. It is set on a bush surrounded small average. Shops, train & facilities are a 5 minute drive away. It has a private, separate entrance, kitchenette, bathroom, queen bed and a lovely outlook. Key can be left in a key safe. NB. Breakfast is not provided.
    The Red Room is one of our downstairs studio apartment. The Top Room makes up our suite of three rooms. All with their own private access. It is a medium sized room, which includes a queen size bed, lounge chairs and kitchenette. The room has a separate contemporary bathroom. The room includes TV, DVD player, is fully air-conditioned and has 2 comfortable lounge chairs. Towels and bed linen are supplied. Tea and coffee facilities are also supplied. The kitchenette has small fridge, sink, microwave, cooktop, toaster, crockery, cutlery and basic cooking equipment. More than enough facilities to self cater. The room features access and beautiful views of our tree covered rolling backyard and pond with a BBQ facilities and picnic table just outside the door.
    YellotailStay - Stanwell Tops is set in a small acreage of stunning rolling lawns with a sandstone surrounded dam and encompassed by bush. We are a 1 minute walk to world famous Bald Hill Lookout, over the road from The Royal National Park and a 5 minute drive to Stanwell Park Beach. Bald Hill is a haven for hang gliders and paragliders and the view of the Northern Illawarra, the escarpment and The Sea Cliff Bridge is rated by many, as one of the best in the world. The start of the Royal National Park Coast Walk is 1 km away just past the iconic Otford Apple Pie Shop but there are numerous other bush walks near by, with a couple running next to the property. The property is close to numerous wedding venues including those at Audley, Lillyvale and Stanwell Tops. Coffee shops, restaurants and supermarkets are a short but spectacular drive to the south at Wombarra and Austinmere or a 5 minute drive north to Helensburgh. The Symbio Zoo is 5 minutes away with a golf driving range and putt putt across the road. The Boomerang Golf Course is a further 5 minutes drive. Horse riding at Otford Valley Farm is 5 minutes drive with the main trail running along our boundary. Cycling and motor bike riding are popular pursuits in the area and there are many rainforest walks, 10-20 minutes to the north and spectacular escarpment walks to the south. Rock fishing venues are all around, the orchard outlets of Darks Forrest are 10 minutes drive and the beaches of the Royal National Park and Audley are a half hour along Lady Wakehurst Drive. The Govinda Valley Retreat with its yoga and meditation centre and vegetarian cooking classes is just along the Hacking River and The Hindu, Sri Venkateswara Temple, a 3 minute drive. Trains from Central or Sutherland can take you to Otford Station which is about a 1.5km gentle downhill walk from YellotailStay. If the walk from the station is too much we are happy to arrange a pickup if we are available. Bald Hill and the beautiful Otford Valley really are the centre of the universe, but a long way from the stress of every day living.
  • We have a wonderful stay in Kathryn’s place - a beautiful location with kookaburras and bush right outside your window. We would most definitely visit again if we were in the area.

    Grace2020-03-07T00:00:00Z
  • Stylish, comfortable, everything you need.

    Wendy2020-03-06T00:00:00Z
  • A liittle gem in the bush. Peaceful and quiet.

    Maggie2020-01-02T00:00:00Z
  • The red room was one of the best , if not the best place we have stayed. Very clean. Lovely and quite, and beautiful bush surroundings. Kathryn and her husband were perfect hosts. We would stay there again when we come back down that way.

    Jo-Anne2019-12-13T00:00:00Z
  • The location is stunning, just 5 minutes walk to the ideal point to photograph the Sea Cliff Bridge. Spotless clean and comfy, better than the photos suggest. The hosts are so kind, any question is answered in a matter of minutes. Shops and eateries are just 10 min away.

    Giorgio2019-12-05T00:00:00Z
  • Amazing spot, peaceful and quiet, thoroughly enjoyed our stay 10/10 would recommend

    Eden2019-11-22T00:00:00Z
  • Beautiful place for anyone wanting a retreat! Lovely, peaceful location. The place was tidy, beautiful and welcoming and the host is lovely and very accommodating. Would definitely stay there again!

    Anna2019-11-11T00:00:00Z
  • Kathryn's place is amazing! Her property is beautiful with pets and chooks outside the apartment. The room is a cosy, spotless, lovely space to stay. The location is great - a few minutes walk to Bald Hill lookout. Kathryn was kind enough to provide a lift to a local wedding venue - an amazing service greatly appreciated.

    Brooke2019-11-10T00:00:00Z
  • Room Type

    Private room


    Property Type

    House


    Accommodates

    2


    Bedrooms

    1

    Stanwell Tops, NSW, Australia

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