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Red Arrow Lodge and Pool House

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Please note: This home is not available for Weddings, parties or any other events. The Lodge does have noise limitations in place to protect neighbouring properties from disturbances as sound travels very easily along the hillside.

The minimum rental period is for 5 nights. No shorter stays accepted, sorry.

The Red Arrow Lodge is close to the Airport so there will be a very short period when you will hear them take off. Cairns Airport does have noise abatement procedures in place

The maximum number of guests is 13 including all children.

A unique property overlooking Trinity Bay on the forested slopes of the Whitfield range which has 2 separate residences.

Red Arrow Lodge building has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a huge living area with a modern kitchen and long wide verandah with a brilliant view over Trinity Bay. On clear days you can see Green Island on the horizon, 27 km out from Cairns. The Lodge also has a small gym and a smaller sitting room with a TV and outdoor verandah.

In addition to Main Lodge, there is a beautiful fully self-contained Pool House alongside the swimming pool.(separated by glass security pool fencing) With an extra 3 bedrooms for 5 guests, a full kitchen, living room, bathroom and laundry this luxury property is ideal for a large family group. .

3 acres of private rainforest on Cairns most beautiful avenue

This is a very special property - less than 10 minutes from the Cairns CBD you enter the driveway into private world of tall rainforest trees and small hidden gardens on the slopes of the Whitfield Range. The Lodge sits at the top of the property with a sea view. It was part of an historic property known as Arcadia. The original 1904 house, belonging to Henry MacDonnell, is next door and is the oldest house in Edge Hill. Henry was a pioneer. As well as starting a law firm that still exists today, he built the first private swimming pool in Cairns. Part of it can still be seen on the hillside steps down to the rainforest garden.

Collins Avenue runs for about a kilometre from the Lodge entrance to Edge Hill fiveways passing the Tanks Arts Centre and The Flecker Botanic Gardens. It is a beautiful walk under huge fern-draped Raintrees with beautifully tended ginger and lily gardens under the pleated palm fronds of the native Fan Palm.

There are regular concerts and other happenings at The Tanks. A little further along is the almost new and award winning mirrored Botanic Garden Centre. A great place for breakfast and finding an interesting gift.

The main Botanic Gardens are next. Don't leave Cairns without spending at least an hour here. The gardens are wonderful and I defy anyone to go here without taking lots of pictures. There is another great cafe here so stop and have lunch. There are guided walks every morning and once a month during the dry season there is an outdoor film night.

Past the gardens you enter the village hub of Edge Hill. Lots of coffee places and restaurants around the fiveways - it is a very popular meeting place.

More Details

Owner
Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2017

Map

Other Activities:

Botanic Gardens Edge Hill

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Edge Hill, Australia

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing

Reviews

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Red Arrow Lodge and Pool House
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews
Victoria, Australia
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Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

My family had a great time. Lots of room, bathrooms and plenty of privacy for everyone. Views across the bay. The pool was well used and the kitchen had everything we needed. The only downside was the noise from the airport in the morning.

  • Review Submitted: 09/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words Bronwyn. and we are very happy that you had a great holiday. Yes, the aircraft noise can be a bit bothersome first thing but on the other hand it's quite exciting watching the aircraft taking off over Trinity Bay. We do always tell our guests before booking that the downside of a grandstand view over the bay is that you can hear the aircraft taking off. Nick and Lizzie
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Edge Hill, Australia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Australian Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly Event
 
Tariff 2
15 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
AU$694
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AU$694
AU$1,388
AU$4,165
 
 
Tariff 1
15 Dec 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$1,620
AU$4,865
 
 
Tariff 3
18 Dec 2017 - 8 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$1,620
AU$5,670
 
 
Tariff 1
9 Jan 2018 - 25 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$4,865
 
 
Tariff 2
26 Jan 2018 - 29 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$694
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AU$1,388
AU$4,165
 
 
Tariff 1
30 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$1,620
AU$4,865
 
 
Tariff 2
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$694
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AU$694
AU$1,388
AU$4,165
 
 
Tariff 1
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$810
AU$1,620
AU$4,865
 
 
Tariff 2
1 Nov 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$694
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AU$694
AU$1,388
AU$4,165
 
 
Tariff 1
15 Dec 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$810
AU$1,620
AU$4,865
 
 
Tariff 3
16 Dec 2018 - 8 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$810
AU$1,620
AU$5,670
 
 
Tariff 1
9 Jan 2019 - 28 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
AU$810
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AU$810
AU$1,620
AU$4,865
 

Notes

  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 13 guests. Property has 8 beds and can sleep a maximum 13 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $800 per stay
    Cleaning fee: $400 per stay
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