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The Treehouse - Hawkesbury River. Tranquil waterfront cottage.

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

2 queen beds, large balcony, well equipped kitchen, jetty, kayaks, hammock, fun.

Surrounded by national parkland, with its own private jetty on the Hawkesbury River, the Treehouse is a scenic 90 minute drive from Sydney CBD, with easy car access.

This architecturally designed red-cedar cottage is set on the riverbank with spectacular views. The house has two queen beds each furnished with luxurious cotton and Belgian linen. The main bedroom is on a mezzanine level and overlooks the living area which has a slow-combustion fire. The house runs off collected rainwater.

5pm weekend checkout (11am weekdays)

MAXIMUM 4 GUESTS.........MINIMUM 2 NIGHT STAY......(Sorry, no exceptions)


• all linens included: Belgian linen and luxury cotton bedding, contemporary bath towels.

• car access to front door

• private water-frontage

• two bedrooms with queen beds

• 1.5 bathrooms with separate shower and bath

• private jetty and pontoon

• hammock

• 2 single kayaks and life jackets

• slow combustion fire and firewood

• gas heating

• well equipped kitchen with gas cooktop and fan oven

• dishwasher, microwave

• gas BBQ

• ground coffee, tea, coffee macchinetta and plunger

• olive oil, salt & pepper grinders, white/red & balsamic vinegars etc

• contemporary tableware and service platters

• Bluetooth stereo with CD player (headphone jack connector if Bluetooth unavailable)

• 32 inch LCD TV & Multi-region DVD

Please Note:

• The house has limited TV reception, but we do have a selection of DVDs

• There is limited mobile reception (Telstra only) with no internet (NBN pending!)

• Sorry, no pets, no exceptions.

• The house in not suitable for children under 12.


.....$650 for two nights, then $250 per night

.....7 night weekly special: $1600 (can include one weekend only)

SUMMER (Dec-Jan):

.....$750 for 2 nights, then $300 per night

.....7 night weekly special: $1900 (can include one weekend only)


.....$1050 (3 nights, 5pm checkout)

All prices 2 people. $25 extra per person per night

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
18 March, 2018

About Scott

Me and my loved ones have created a wealth of fond memories on the balcony here. I invite you to create some of your own too.

Scott purchased this house in 2007

Why Scott chose Gunderman

The pictures and reviews speak for themselves. Simply, I want you to love this place the way I do. I care about the details, and aim to create a place that I am proud to have strangers experience.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Gunderman, Australia

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Queen bed with feather pillows, linen included.
    Bedroom 1 - Queen bed with feather pillows, linen included.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • forests
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(75 traveller reviews)

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The Treehouse - Hawkesbury River. Tranquil waterfront cottage.
average rating of 4.88 based on 75 reviews

Nick Drake, Simon & Garfunkel, and 4 days unplugged

  • 5 of 5

The owners leave this bush paradise just beautifully prepared. We were staying to celebrate my wife’s significant birthday, and left rested and inspired thanks to the hows-the-serenity experiences (she moved into the daybed by the river each afternoon, while the young’uns) paddled up and down & I cooked feasts. There’s everything you need in the kitchen, and it’s beautkfullu set out. The birthday present had been the guitar she had been lusting after for a decade, and between delighting in homespun tunes from the spectacular deck, we found the CD collection had three of our favourite guitar-songwriters in it - Drake, Simon, & Garfunkel. Match that with the wonderful lack of 21st century “always on” connectivity (tho yes, if you have Telstra, signal is good!), and it was the perfect unplugged experience - yet so close to busy Sydney & home!

The energy here was so “us”. We hope we can come back.

  • Review Submitted: 26/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Couldn't be more perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The location is fantastic and the house is beautifully appointed. Love every minute.

  • Review Submitted: 16/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia

Serene Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Relaxing and beautiful. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Well equipped, by thoughtful hosts.

  • Review Submitted: 08/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

An absolute haven

  • 5 of 5

My partner and I LOVED our stay and only wished it was longer. We relaxed out on the pontoon, enjoyed candlelit dinners out on the balcony and had a great time kayaking!! Watching the sun set through the trees was magical. The Treehouse is beautifully furnished, with all the mod cons. It felt like a 5-star hotel set in a rainforest. Will definitely be recommending this place to everyone and anyone we can!

  • Review Submitted: 29/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia

Second time around

  • 5 of 5

This was not our first time here the attention to detail is alway surperb. The location is exquisite and enables total relaxation. It's an amazing place to reconnect, ground and de-stress from the every day hussle and bustle of life.

  • Review Submitted: 31/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A treasure on the river!

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful home with a superb attention to detail - the beds were super comfortable, the kitchen had everything we needed, and the deck was the perfect spot to look out over the trees while enjoying our food and wine. One of our highlights was enjoying a glass of champagne on the private jetty while the sun was setting over the quiet river. Magnificent!

  • Review Submitted: 22/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Hawkesbury River


Rates & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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