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Tropical Hide-Away close to Manly

Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Fairlight, Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales
You'll feel at ease in our beautiful early 1900 renovated Federation House.
The leafy suburb of Fairlight is conveniently located. Free shuttle or walk to Manly. City buses and ferry close by. It's a 30 min scenic ride across the Harbour to Sydney.
Surfing, diving, kayaking, scenic walks, golf and more! Holiday time!
Listing #FKN6754122
About the Owner
martine g
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2015
Interaction with guests
We will not be there while you're holidaying in our house, but all informations will be left for you, and you will be able to reach us via email :)
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Reviewed 12 March 2016

If you are looking for a place to stay in or near to Manly, this is it. Martine and Steve are wonderful hosts and their home is airy, quiet and clean. The garden is every bit as lovely as it looks in the pictures. The...More

Thank Ben L
martine_grant, VR Owner at Tropical Hide-Away close to Manly, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2016

Thank you Ben for your kind words:) Was nice meeting you and chatting here and there. Really happy you had a good time, that is what holidays are for. Kind regards, Martine and Steve

Reviewed 30 August 2015

Thanks so much Martine for your hospitality.From the moment we booked we never looked back. Fabulous spacious home with beautiful artwork everywhere. Very homey and comfortable with easy access to beaches in Manly and a lovely ferry ride to the city from Manly or alternately...More

Thank Greatstayz111
martine_grant, VR Owner at Tropical Hide-Away close to Manly, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2015

Thank you for your kind words. We're very pleased that your holiday was enjoyable, that you appreciate our home and the beautiful backyard. We would be more than happy to have you back as guests! Best regards, Martine and Steve

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Reviewed 10 September 2015
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martine_grant, VR Owner at Tropical Hide-Away close to Manly, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2015


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
house not really suited for toddlers and young children.
No loud parties please, we get on with our neighbours and like to keep it this way:)
    2 Full baths
    1 Full
    2 Twins
    1 King
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  • Bond: R 10 200 / stay - Fee
  • Add...cleaning fee: R 1 020 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 10 200 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Fairlight is a leafy suburb adjacent to famous Manly.
While very close to it ( a 20 min walk or a 3 min car ride), it has the advantage of being just far enough from the hassle that a tourist area can bring.
There is also a free shuttle to Manly Wharf that depart from the bottom of our street.
2 min from home there is also the buses that will take you straight to the CBD.
For your daily supplies, you're a 5-10 min walking distance to a new shopping complex.
Getting around
You can walk downhill to Manly in 15-20 min.
There is also a free shuttle at the end of the street, every 30 min, from 7am to 6pm.
Direct buses to the city leave from Balgowlah, a 5 min walk from home.
You can also take the iconic ferry from Manly.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Shuttle, door to door, to book in advance. : 26.0 km
Ferry: Manly : 1.5 km
From the airport you can get a shuttle( door to door), but you need to prebook it. we can suggest a few companies.
You could also take the train from the airport to town and then a ferry to Manly.
A cab from Manly costs around AU $7 .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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