EARLSBRAE, Bowral, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sundays

Earlsbrae is an iconic and luxurious Bowral home.Built in the 1870s, the property has been stylishly renovated, yet still maintains the beautiful period architecture that connects its guests to a rich history. Set on 7 acres of beautiful established gardens, Earlsbrae can accommodate up to 19 guests across 9 bedrooms. Once in house, it is a pleasant stroll or short drive to Bowrals shops, cafes and restaurants. Or if you prefer to stay in, there is plenty to keep you entertained and comfortable including a clay tennis court, billiards room, grand piano, easy access to Mt Gibraltars walking trails, smart TVs, a modern, fully equipped kitchen and 5 renovated bathrooms. Please also note that due to the high standards of this beautiful home, party groups are not accepted, smoking inside is not permitted, and a cash bond of $2,000 applies to every booking.

** Weddings, events, and corporate retreats at Earlsbrae **

Unless you have written permission from us or the owner, weddings, events, large celebrations, parties or any other event are NOT allowed at Earlsbrae. If you do have a special occasion or celebration in mind that falls within reasonable use of the property by you as a guest, please contact us with full details so that we can consider your request. If you hold an unapproved event at Earlsbrae, your full cash bond will be forfeited.

For an additional fee, Earlsbrae is able to offer small Corporate Retreats, including use of a purpose built facility with meeting room, bathroom, kitchen and outdoor terracing. Please contact us for more details.

** Security at Earlsbrae **

Due to the quality and nature of Earlsbrae, external security cameras are located at both entry gates, and at the external doors of the house. There are no internal cameras. The security cameras are used as needed to monitor vehicle movements and to ensure that the property is used for agreed purposes by the agreed number of guests.

** Where will I be? **

Earlsbrae is located a 15 minute stroll or quick drive from Bowral’s restaurants, cafes and shops. The surrounding towns of Mittagong, Berrima and Moss Vale, as well as local wineries and key wedding venues are also all within easy driving distance.

** Why choose Earlsbrae? **

Earlsbrae offers guests a beautifully modernised, period home located in one of Bowrals most desirable areas. The tennis court, billiards room and seven acres of garden to explore means that even large groups will not feel confined here. If you do wish to leave the luxurious confines of the property, you are within walking distance of Bowral, and easy driving distance to all that the Southern Highlands has to offer.

** How is the property laid out? **

Earlsbrae is accessed through an ornate cast iron gate which leads to a driveway that winds through the property’s established gardens. Guests then have access to the large and stately main house that sleeps 14 and a separate loft style cottage that sleeps 5.

The main house has three bedrooms downstairs, two bedrooms upstairs, and two additional bedrooms, one of which is a very good quality queen sofa bed in a study room. The master bedroom downstairs has its own large en-suite, two bedrooms downstairs share a bathroom, and each of the upstairs bedrooms has it own shower / toilet bathroom – a total of four bathrooms for five bedrooms.

The cottage has one bedroom upstairs with a double bed and single bed, plus a good quality queen sofa bed downstairs. The cottage has its own ktichen, living area and a shared toilet / shower bathroom upstairs.

The main house has a number of generous, luxurious and beautiful common areas – a large open plan kitchen / dining room, a formal lounge, a second formal dining room, a large billiard room, an internal laundry, outdoor entertaining decks, a fire pit, and extra bathrooms for visitors.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

This property provides complimentary Wi-Fi and a password will be provided in your pre-arrival email, or will be available at the property.Please note however that neither the agency nor the owner can 100% guarantee that the Wi-Fi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. If internet access isimportantto you, please have a backup plan.Smart TV’s are provided in the main house with access to Netflix and other streaming services.

** What about outdoors? **

Earlsbrae has extensive gardens and grounds, with multiple places to sit outdoors and entertain. There is a full sized clay tennis court and the walking trails of Mount Gibraltar are within close proximity perfect for getting some exercise!

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

In the main house, Earlsbrae has central gas heating thoughout that rises from floor ventsand 2 working fireplaces that can be usedfor the cooler months. The two upstairs bedrooms have split system airconditioners for either heating or cooling. The open plan ktichen / dining room also has its own splitsystem airconditioner, and the two adjacent bedrooms have electric heaters. Finally, some of the bathrooms have under floor heating.

The cottage has its own fireplace and firewood suppy, as well as a split system airconditioner downstairs and upstairs.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Earlsbrae.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

Off street parking is available for multiple cars.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Sorry, Earlsbrae is not a pet friendly property.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

ALPINE LODGE, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sundays!

Just over an hours drive from Sydney, Alpine Lodge is the perfect luxury country getaway. Set on 22 acres, this architecturally designed home boasts beautiful bush views and luxurious modern amenities. With 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, large fully equipped kitchen and generous living spaces, Alpine Lodge can accommodate up to 10 people.

** Where will I be? **

Alpine Lodge is located approximately 10 minutes drive from Mittagong. Bowral is a 15 minute drive away. This is the perfect location for those who want a secluded retreat to come home to after a day enjoying all the Southern Highlands has to offer.

** Why choose Alpine Lodge? **

Alpine lodge is just over one hours drive from Sydney but feels a world away. You will enjoy a beautiful, tranquil bush setting that attracts wildlife including kangaroos, wombats and many types of birds. Inside you will enjoy beautiful, architecturally designed living spaces with high quality furnishings and appliances. Wedding venues, wineries, cafes and restaurants are all with easy driving distance.

** How is the property laid out? **

Enter via the side door off the carport into the fully equipped laundry with washing machine, dryer and plenty of storage. This space doubles as a mudroom with shower, vanity & WC at the far end.

Continue through the impressive kitchen with induction stove, Miele oven, steamer, heat tray, microwave (4 in 1 unit), double drawer dishwasher, fridge, caesarstone benchtops, bar stools.

From the kitchen the property opens up into a spacious casual dining/living room with floor to ceiling glass doors that open onto a massive paved outdoor terrace. The lounge faces a gorgeous sandstone feature wall. Take the steps beside the sandstone feature wall to enter the rumpus room with 2 seater lounge, wall mounted big screen TV. Also on this level is a bathroom, & two bedrooms one with a queen bed and built in, and the other with 2x king singles & built in. There is a glass sliding door out onto a large rear deck where you can overlook the surrounding bushland.

A large foyer with vaulted ceiling that features a white piano is located behind the kitchen wall. Pass through the double doors into the formal dining room and raised formal lounge room which features the double sided fireplace, glass windows that bring light and sunshine indoors and allow guests to enjoy the views. (The hallway in front of the piano leads to the actual front door. The foundations have sunk slightly and the front door is now extremely difficult to open and close hence why we use the side entrance off the carport) At the end of the hallway beside the front door there is another set of white double doors that leads into the spacious home office with a desk. There is a powder room opposite the staircase to the upper level.

Upstairs is a sitting room, home theatre with balcony behind the blackout curtains, and three bedrooms; two with queen beds & built-ins plus access to a balcony. On this level you will also find the master bedroom with king bed, occasional chair by the windows perfect for reading, wall mounted TV, walk in robe, & two way bathroom with underfloor heating, heated towel racks, bath, shower, & vanity.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **

Alpine Lodge provides complimentary Wi-Fi and a password will be provided in your pre-arrival email, or will be available at the property. Please note however that neither the agency nor the owner can 100% guarantee that the Wi-Fi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. If internet access is important to you, please have a backup plan.

Home Theatre with Sony projector screen and Blu Ray DVD player on mezzanine level. Big screen TV in the master, Big screen TV in the open plan living, dining kitchen space (entry/middle level), Big screen TV in the downstairs rumpus room.

** What about outdoors? **

Alpine Lodge is set on 22 Acres. The house is surrounded by gardens and manicured lawns. Beyond the lawns is bushland which attracts a range of wildlife that can be viewed from the expansive outdoor entertaining area.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool? **

There are heated, polished concrete floors throughout the house. Between the formal dining room and the lounge room is a double sided gas fireplace which warms both areas. The ensuite bathroom features underfloor heating and a heated towel rail.

For the warmer months there is reverse cycle air conditioning throughout the house.

What about sheets, towels and other supplies?

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Alpine Lodge.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

Alpine Lodge has a carport plus open air driveway parking spaces. Sorry, the garage is not for guest use.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Sorry, Alpine Lodge is not a pet friendly property.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends or during December / January, and four nights at Easter.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

WHISPERING PINES HOUSE + COTTAGE, Berry & Surrounds – 4pm check out Sundays!

This amazing rural retreat features two homes and a pool overlooking lush acres and mountains. The main house features high raked ceilings, stone beach tops and a luxurious kitchen. The nearby cottage features a wood fire place and comfortable living area. The house and cottage are perfect for large family gatherings or groups of friends, but is not a party house – please. Hens and bucks parties are also strictly prohibited.

WHISPERING PINES IS ALSO BEING EXTENSIVELY RENOVATED IN NOVEMBER 2020 – INCREDIBLE NEW INDOOR / OUTDOOR ENTERTAINING AREA WITH BI-FOLD DOOR ACCESS, NEW CARPETS AND FLOORING, NEW ROOF AND OTHER GREAT CHANGES. THE CURRENT PRICING REFLECTS THESE UPGRADES AND NEW PHOTOS WILL BE ADDED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

** Please note **

Whispering Pines is a rural property and contractors will sometimes visit during your stay to feed cattle and / or attend to other property maintenance issues – generally always away from the house. If any issues arise around this during your stay, please let us know.

** Where will I be? **

Whispering Pines is a rural property located in Far Meadow, about eight minutes drive south of Berry, where you will find award winning restaurants, shops and cafe. Drive six minutes towards the coast and you will find yourself at the famous Seven Mile Beach Gerroa.

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** Why choose Whispering Pines? **

Whispering Pines is a perfect rural retreat but with modern comforts. Ideal for two or three families, a group of friends, or a girls’ getaway weekend, you will not find a better holiday home than this spacious six bedroom property on acreage, with swimming pool and firepit.

** How is the property laid out? **

Whispering Pines has a main house and a cottage that are roughly 50m apart from one another. The main house is a single level property with six bedrooms; the master Queen bedroom with ensuite bathroom has views into back garden, walk in wardrobe and TV. Bedrooms Two, Three, Four and Five are all spacious Queen bedrooms, with hanging space and TVs. Bedroom Six has two single beds, and a TV.

There are three bathrooms; an ensuite, main bathroom with a huge corner bath looking out over the lush green garden, frameless shower, double vanity plus toilet, and the third bathroom with shower, toilet and basin. Hand and body wash is provided for each guest.

There is a modern farm style kitchen, and the living/dining area is spacious, open plan, light, airy, clean and fresh. There is a dining table to seat 12, large wrap around couch, remote control gas fireplace and a hallway nook with a library of books.

The cottage has a combined living and dining area. There is a kitchen with a bar fridge, oven, cooktop and microwave. One of the bedrooms has a queen bed, the other has two sets of bunks. Both bedrooms are serviced by the main bathroom which has a vanity, shower and toilet.

** WiFi, Netflix, Pay TV – will I have it? **

Sorry, this property does not provide WiFi. Please make alternative arrangements, or plan to switch off and fully relax during your stay!

** What about outdoors? **

Whispering Pines is set on 20 lush level acres. Lush green lawns surround an inground, saltwater pool. The pool has a glass fence around it and there is an entertaining area with two sun loungers, outdoor table, umbrella and BBQ. There is also an undercover patio that surrounds the property with benches to sit on and take in the view and a paved area with a firepit.

** Staying warm or keeping cool?! **

The main house has reverse cycle air conditioning throughout and a gas fireplace for the cooler months. The cottage has reverse cycle air conditioning for year round comfort.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

Sheets, pillows, blankets or doonas, linen and bath towels are provided at this property. Please however bring your favourite beach towel!

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

There is off street, open air parking for five cars on the driveway at the front of the house.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Whispering Pines is a pet friendly property, subject to the following rules:

Outdoor dogs onlyPart of the yard is fully fencedPlease bag and dispose of doggy waste appropriately** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends, four nights at Easter and seven night blocks during peak season. Peak season runs from mid-December to the end of January.

** Are there any special Peak Season rules? **

Please note that during peak season, our properties have designated changeover days to make the cleaning rosters manageable. We also do not generally schedule arrivals on the Christmas, Boxing, and New Years Day public holidays.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.

Wembley House, Southern Highlands – with 4pm Check Out Sunday!

Wembley is a one of a kind in the Southern Highlands – a historic, stylish and captivating home set amongst an oasis of landscaped gardens. The home has soaring 3 metre ceilingsand incorporatesreclaimed doors and stained glass windows from theQueen Victoria Building and Carrington Hotel! Wembley is set on 11 acres and has an incredible array of features:pool and spa, luxurious pool cabana with its own kitchen, bathroom and bedroom, adjoining indoor-outdoor entertaining area that combines the best of a shearing shed, sports bar and BBQ, a half basketball court, trampoline, herb garden, chicken run, farm animals, and plenty ofparking for guests! Wembley is therefore a perfect retreat and is located just west of Berrima town – an easy drive to cafes, restaurants, wedding venues, wineries and the like.

** Please note **
Whilst groups of up to 11 are welcome, Wembley is not available for rowdy bachelor parties. Wembley has an on-site caretaker who looks after the property and farm animals and can assist with any queries you might have whilst staying. His residence is private and away from the house and pool house.

** Sunday Brunches **
Wembley is available to be booked for post wedding brunches. The 11 in house guests + an additional 30 guests may attend the brunch. This is entirely on a “Do It Yourself” basis. Wembley is unable to provide catering, cutlery, crockery etc for the brunch. The cost of hosting a brunch is an additional $1,450 and must be arranged with us at the time of booking or prior to your stay. The on site caretaker will monitor use of the property for brunches, and we will ensure payment for that.

** Where will I be? **
Wembley is situated in Medway, to the west of historic Berrima. It is close enough to town to be an easy drive for coffee or a meal, but far enough out to truly feel away from it all. This is an ideal property for guests attending a wedding in the Southern Highlands as The Bendooley, Centennial, Eling Forest, The Loch and Artemis Estates are all within easy driving distance.

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** Why choose Wembley? **
Wembley is a truly exceptional Southern Highlands home. Set on an expansive 11 acre estate, the property features a swimming pool, spa, basketball court, covered bar/games room and a large paddock with livestock.

The house has been built in intricate detail using reclaimed features from both the Queen Victoria Building in Sydney and The Carrington Hotel in the Blue Mountains, and furnished throughout with exceptional antique pieces from around the world. Every detail has been thought of, with the addition of multiple TV’s, games etc for the children.The pool house is self-contained so provides an ideal retreat for parents or grand-parents.

** How is the property laid out? **
A long private 50m driveway reveals this beautiful property with manicured lawns and fountain. Enter through the ornate leadlight doorway and you are greeted by the formal parlour room. In the main house there are 3 bedrooms, a queen, a queen with 2 singles and a master bedroom with a king and a single. Shared by these bedrooms there is a truly exceptional family bathroom; an entirely open travertine tiled wet room with a feature reclaimed stained glass window from the Carrington Hotel, ornamental fireplace and a freestanding claw and ball bathtub. There is also a laundry in this section of the home with a washer, dryer, toilet and basin.

The heart of the house is the large kitchen with stained glass windows featuring a 5 burner range cooker, European appliances, granite bench tops and garden views. The large open plan living/dining area enjoys a large open fire, comfortable lounges and an antique French rectory dining table. Further to this, is the informal children’s lounge, with additional TV, Wii and retro arcade games machine. The second family bathroom is accessed via the children’s lounge, featuring a walk-in shower and a free standing claw and ball bath tub.

Across the lawn lies another real treat; a large covered entertainment area decorated in True Blue Aussie style – complete with bar, bar fridge, dart board,large gas barbecue, ping pong table and an outdoor TV! Adjacent to this games area is the pool house with queen bed, separate lounge and a full kitchen with bi-fold windows that open to the undercover bar area – even the chef won’t feel left out!

** What about outdoors? **
Wembley is set on 11 acres. At the front of the property there are beautiful lawns, an ornate fountain and a basketball court. To the rear of the home is a covered entertaining deck and open lawn area with a trampoline.The lawn leads to a paddock and childrenwill love visiting the chickens, alpacas and resident pony! The covered bar area opens to a full kitchen garden (help yourself!) and the 12m pool with in-built heated spa.

** Staying warm or keeping cool?! **
The main house has floor ducted heating and cooling throughout plus underfloor heating in the bathrooms and kitchen. The main lounge has a large open fireplace. The pool house has underfloor heating in the bedroom and bathroom and a gas fire in the lounge (but no airconditioning).

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **
Pillows, blankets, duvets, linen, bath towels and pool towelsare all provided at this property.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **
2 covered car ports are available for guests’ use and further parking is availableon the driveway or the half basketball court. Please do NOT park on the other lawn areas as there are irrigation and sprinkler systems that can be damaged by vehicles.

** Is my dog or cat welcome to stay? **
Sorry, Wembley is strictly not pet friendly – due to chickens, horses and other farm animals.

** What are the minimum stay rules? **
There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends, four nights at Easter and seven night blocks during Peak Season. Peak Season runs from mid-December to the end of January.

** Are there any special Peak Season rules? **
Please note that during PeakSeason, our properties have designated changeover days to make the cleaning rosters manageable. We do not schedule arrivals on Public Holidays.

** Is there any special information I should know about? **

The Paddock Area- children must be supervised at all times. The chicken coop is protected by electric fencing – DO NOT TOUCH. Guests must not enter the fenced paddocks, interaction with the pony and alpacas must be over the fence only. Guests must not access the feed shed.

Kangaroos and wombats frequently visit the property, guests are reminded that these are wild animals and not to approach them.

The pizza oven and adjacent BBQs are not available for guests’ use.

The trampoline is used entirely atyourown risk.

The pool is accessed via multiple gates and is fully compliant with NSW regulations. Please note, however, one of the pool gates is the large corrugated iron barn door in the bar area and therefore must be latched at all times.

Wembley is looked after by a caretaker who lives on the property. However you are assured of complete privacy as the property is not overlooked by the caretaker’s residence.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV – will I have it? **
This property provides complimentary Wi-Fi and a password will be provided in your pre-arrival email, or will be available at the property.Please note however that neither the agency nor the owner can 100% guarantee that the Wi-Fi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. If internet access isimportantto you, please have a backup plan.Smart TV’s are provided in the lounge of the main house and in the sports bar area adjacent to the pool house.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **
This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 24/7 customer service.

Villa San Gabriel, Vincentia sleeps 16 – 4pm Check Out Sundays

Relax and enjoy the best that Jervis Bay has to offer from this six bedroom home that sleeps 16 people comfortably. Ideally located across the road from the local shopping precinct, a short walk to Collingwood Beach andviews of the bay – you won’t need much else for your stay!

** Please note: **

You will have access to both the main house and to the apartment, but both have separate entrances.

** Where will I be? **

Villa San Gabriel is ideally located in Vincentia. The local shops are across the road and it is a two minute walk to Collingwood Beach. Huskisson, Hyams Beach and Booderee Park are all a short drive away.

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** Why choose Villa San Gabriel? **

The large, north-facing balcony is sure to impress with ocean and hinterland views. Cook up a storm in the spacious kitchen with quality appliances or BBQ on the large entertainers deck.

** How is the property laid out? **

When you enter the main house you will find yourself on the ground level of the home. On this floor you will find two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and two singles, the other with a tri-bunk and single bed. There is also a bathroom and the laundry which has an adjacent shower and toilet.

Upstairs you walk into the open plan living area with spacious kitchen, generous lounge area and the dining area, off of which you access the large, north facing balcony. The three bedrooms upstairs all have queen beds, and you will also find a bathroom.

To the rear of the property you will find access to the ground floor apartment with its own separate entrance. The apartment has a bedroom with a queen bed, fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, as well as a second laundry. Ideal for the grandparents or guests that enjoy their own privacy.

** WiFi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV – will I have it? **

This property does have Wi-Fi and a username and password will be provided for that in your pre-arrival email. You may use the house WiFi with no guarantee of reliability or bandwidth by us or the owner. If internet access is critical during your stay, please make sure that you have a Plan B!

** What about outdoors? **

There are many great outdoor options at Villa San Gabriel. Enjoy large entertaining deck with roof overhead and BBQ nook with exhaust fan. The entire property is fully fenced, with a separate, fenced rear garden.

** Staying warm or keeping cool?! **

There is air conditioning and ceiling fans to keep you cool in the Summer and a gas fire place in the living room and heaters in the bedrooms to keep you warm in the Winter.

** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **

Linen and bath towels are provided at Villa San Gabriel. Though please remember to bring your own beach towels!

** Parking for cars? **

There is enough room to park four undercover at the back of the house, as well as one in front of the shed at the end of the driveway. There is also plenty of street parking along Excellent Street.

** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **

Villa San Gabriel is not pet friendly. Please contact us for a list of our many pet-friendly options!

** What are the minimum stay rules? **

There is a minimum two night stay for all bookings, which changes to three nights on long weekends, four nights at Easter and seven night blocks during peak season. Peak season runs from mid-December to the end of the Australia Day long weekend in January.

** Are there any special Peak Season rules? **

Please note that during peak season, our properties have designated changeover days so as to make the cleaning rosters manageable.

** Who will I be dealing with during my stay? **

This property is professionally managed by a dedicated holiday rental agency with offices in Gerringong, Hyams Beach and Bowral. We have over 270 properties in Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry, Huskisson, Vincentia, Hyams Beach and the Southern Highlands. We offer guests 7 x 24 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.