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Rippa Rits Short Term Rental

Bedrooms 3
Space 13 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

This property is situated on 911sqm block, has a high aspect with views.

Mount Gravatt is located 11 km south east of Brisbane CBD and is home to the Mount Gravatt Outlook Reserve or Park of Toohey Forest. This reserve offers unique and spectacular views of the city.

The Hibiscus Sports Complex in Klumpp Road has 3 swimming pools, 6 squash courts, Gymnasium, a multi-purpose indoor sports centre catering for netball, basketball, indoor soccer and volleyball, cafe.

Chandler Sports Complex caters for many national and international sporting events.

The Belmont Rifle Range is also within a short drive.

The Pacific Golf Club in Pine Mountain Road is also a popular venue for golf tournaments. This is just 5 minutes drive down the road.

The entry/exit to the M1 motorway, which connects to the Gold Coast and/or Sunshine Coast, is 5 minutes drive.

Hospital Accommodation

Rippa Rits is very central to the south side of Brisbane.

The unit has three bedrooms, 1 bathroom, kitchen/lounge,air conditioning, undercover parking, deck that overlooks a 9m pool.

The details of the bedrooms:

Main bedroom - 1 Queen Bed, 1 Single, Bedside table and lamp, huge cupboard.

Second Bedroom - 1 King Single, Bedside table and lamp

Third Bedroom - 1 Single Bed. Bedside table and lamp

There are overhead fans in each room. Each room is air conditioned

Kitchen - There are plenty of cupboards including a pantry, a double bowl link, gas cook top with electric oven. The kitchen lounge are air conditioned with a split system.

Lounge - TV/DVD player, 1 Queen Sofa Lounge/Bed, 1 Double collapsible lounge/bed if required.

The deck overlooks the pool and has a set of steps leading to the undercover car parking.

For large groups it is possible to offer the granny flat therefore giving double the facilities,eg 2 x bathroom/shower, 2 x laundry, 2 x kitchen, 2 x refrigerators, 2 x lounge/TV. This is ideal for family weddings, birthday gatherings, and celebrations and is a great adjunct to the pool. This is particularly attractive if extended family wish to accompany on the holiday. Just for a price giving full details of the numbers wishing to stay.

Universities, Hospitals & Sporting facilities

Close to Griffith Uni and Mt Gravatt TAFE, 20 mins to Southbank and the City.

Close to Hibiscus Pool, Gym and Basketball stadium, Chandler Sports Complex, Belmont Rifle Range, ANZ Stadium, Pacific Golf Club.

Five minute drive to enter the M1 which goes to the Gold Coast on the southern end and the Sunshine Coast on the northern end. The M3 leads towards Southbank and the CBD

The highway to Ipswich/Toowoomba commences at Kessels Road (Garden City shopping complex is on that corner).

It is walking distance to Mt Gravatt Plaza that caters for the day to day needs of a family, ie Newsagent, Post Office, Banks, Woolworths for groceries, Cafes, Hairdressers, Medical Centre, with good parking facilities.

The two major shopping centres are 7 minutes away, ie Garden City to the south, and Carindale to the north.

There are bus routes that pass from all directions and bus stops a short walk away, ie depending on the direction travelling Logan Road, Creek Road, Newnham Road, Broadwater Road

Over time this family accommodation has attracted many families that are relocating to Brisbane from overseas. Families always appreciate assistance with finding a permanent rental, looking at education options for the children, being advised on the proximity to schools, sourcing work opportunities, etc

More Details

Rita Paulos
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
16 June, 2018

About Rita Paulos

I was reared in the country and attended boarding school at Yeppoon. My life has been filled with activities, namely tennis, squash and table tennis. Due to my success as a squash player and State Coach for 15 years i have travelled to other parts of Australia with representative teams. My 3 sons are grown working men.

Why Rita Paulos chose Brisbane

This property is situated on a large block of land, has a pool, is close to shops and transport. It is just 5 mins to the M1 and M7 giving easy access to the city, as well as the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast. The home is large and 10sqm has been set aside for visitors. It is totally self-contained and is a family home with nice gardens and paw paws.

The rooms have ceiling fans and air-conditioning.

The Reviews will confirm any doubts you may have.

What makes this apartment unique

There is an undercover 9mx 4m deck leading from the back which overlooks the pool, and has views to Mt Gravatt Mountain. There is a back entrance from the undercover parking which is very handy when it is raining. The benefits of coming here is the service i can provide by way of cleaning, and supervision of the amenities to be sure it is always clean, linen washed, beds made, and being available to let people in when they lock themselves out, or lose their key. Assisting new settlers to Brisbane with answers on how to get to know about the schools, the shops, and out systems for this local area.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Brisbane, Australia

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 13 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Whilst there will be no refund if you cancel your booking. The funds will be credited to another time depending on the availability on the calendar.
  • No smoking inside the building.
  • The accommodation is in a quiet residential area and loud music, shouting, visitors coming and going, use of the pool, must consider the neighbours
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 3 large double bed
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term rentals available
Pool / Spa:
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • forests
  • winery tours


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(22 traveller reviews)

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Rippa Rits Short Term Rental
average rating of 4.3636365 based on 22 reviews
Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia

Perfect location and relaxation

  • 4 of 5

Our stay here was superb! The host was more than hostpitable, friendly and accommodating. The residence is close to major shopping centres and leisure activities and out of the road of all the hustle and bustle. The unit is quiet and supplied our stay with the equipment we needed. It rooms are comfortable, cosy and clean. Thank you for an enjoyable stay.

  • Review Submitted: 09/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for those kind words.
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Penola, South Australia, Australia

Excellent stay!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Affordable, comfortable, clean, friendly host, good location for the big Westfield shops and close to Chandler for our swimming comp. Good a/c in all rooms. Relaxing inground pool area. Thanks Rita for your hospitality!!

  • Review Submitted: 07/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Appreciative tenants are a pleasure to have around the place
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Fabulous Stay

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Rippa Rits was just great. It had everything we needed and more. A cozy clean and comfortable home that allowed us to have an affordable holiday with our children aged between 11 and 13. Rita (the owner) was just awesome!! She was very accommodating and made us feel completely welcome. The location was perfect for what we needed. We

will definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 08/10/2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely comments; families who are so easy to accommodate, appreciative of the work done to make a difference to your holiday make it all worth while.
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Very Very Good !!!

  • 5 of 5

Loved it , Everything great !! Clean , welcoming and very comfortable

  • Review Submitted: 07/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for showing your appreciation.
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Inverell, New South Wales, Australia

Good property

  • 4 of 5

Good place to stay. Central to everything we needed. Accomodation was very comfortable and well equiped. Would stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 05/10/2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you.
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Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

Lack of privacy

  • 3 of 5

Uncomfortable having the landlord staying next door and been nosy,. distracting and taking up too much time of tenants.

  • Review Submitted: 09/09/2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry to be of concern to a tenant who did not pay the final payment until going out the door on departure, due to a belief that bank fees were not her responsibility; were my cost as she had paid her costs in Malaysia. Just a small amount really in the whole scheme of things; when i offered to go halves in the bank charges. By rights of the rules of receiving the key, no entry should have been allowed until payment was made.
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