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Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

The Property:

Studio Birch is located in a picturesque Sydney waterfront setting. With an idyllic location and subtle luxurious styling, this experience will surpass your definition of relaxation.

Surrounded by garden and bird life and with stunning water views and jetty access, this tranquil hideaway the perfect place to land for a much-needed break.

The waterfront position provides impressive views of the harbour in one direction and down the Parramatta River towards Cockatoo Island in the other. Make the most of the panoramic water views by enjoying a meal on the deck or retire to a deck chair on sunset with a glass of your favourite.

The Location:

Birchgrove is located next to Sydney's Inner West Balmain peninsula, overlooking Sydney Harbour. Its idyllic natural surrounds and waterfront position provides a perfect location to take a break.

Start the day with an invigorating nature walk before cooling off your feet at Snail's Bay sandy beach, a short stroll away.

Enjoy a spot of lunch at nearby Balmain village where you’ll find plenty of cuisine choices and quaint pubs. Spend the afternoon picking up some bargains at the Birkenhead Point factory outlets.

Venture into Darling Harbour or Circular Quay by hopping on a ferry at Birchgrove Wharf at the end of the street or go all out and opt for a water taxi.

Please note: The property is accessed via stairs down to the property level.

The Features:

• 2 x Bedrooms

• 1 x Bathroom (outside)

• Free street parking

• Studio Birch with queen bed, TV & tea/coffee station

• Boat House with double bed & TV

• Kitchen with convection microwave oven, refrigerator, hotplate & tea/coffee making facilities

• Condiments provided

• Outdoor area with alfresco dining setting & BBQ

• Lush grassed area to enjoy relaxing or dabble in ball games

• Sun-lounger & shade umbrella

• Flat screen television, iPod dock, free Wireless Internet

• Charming sandstone bathroom with shower & separate WC

• Access to washing machine & clothes dryer

• Sea Kayak

Additional Details:

• Minimum stay 2-nights

• Please note 30 steps down to unit from street level

• Secure gates located at the entry onto the deck

• Bond: $500

• Cleaning & Linen: $230


To acess the toilet/bathroom/kitchen you need to go outside The rooms are not all internal they are all separate

Bedding Configuration:

Studio Birch: 1 x Queen bed

Boat House: 1 x Double bed

Sleeps max 4 people

L’Abode Personal Concierge Service:

We also provide a concierge service available to all clients. We are happy to arrange the following upon request;

• Airport pickups & drop offs

• Wine & cheese platters on arrival

• Grocery shopping

• Catering

• Spa packages

• Preparation of guest itineraries

• Restaurant bookings

• Car hire

• Surfing lessons

• Babysitting

• Private in-house chef

More Details

L’Abode Accommodation
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
16 May, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Birchgrove, Australia

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
  • Stereo
  • Outdoor Grill
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing


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(1 traveller review)

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average rating of 3.0 based on 1 reviews

Amazing location

  • 3 of 5

Quirky property on the waterfront if you are looking for a great view and outdoor space this would tick your boxes.

Cons:Access is narrow steep steps and poorly lit at night.

House owners didn't realise space was booked so awkward on arrival.

Some noise from ferries dogs in the neighbourhood and householders but not enough to spoil the stay.

Parking is awkward but not impossible. Permit available if you can find a space. Separate WC and kitchenette spacious and very clean. Birchgrove ferry closed during our stay. Balmain about 15 minute walk away. Shops nearby for essentials. Not many restaurants in immediate vicinity.

Spacious rooms great views.

  • Review Submitted: 10/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Other Activities:

Snail's Bay Sandy Beach


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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made

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