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.

LITTLE FOREST, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sundays!

Located in Alpine in the beautiful Southern Highlands, Little Forest is a secluded property ideal for hosting large groups. The property consists of 7 unique cottages set on 40 acres of lawn, gardens, waterways and bush. When you book the entire property you have exclusive access to all 7 cabins, giving you 20 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms, enough to accommodate up to 47 people. A number of the cottages are pet friendly and the extensive outdoor area make this an ideal location for outdoor activities. You can even meet the resident Shetland ponies and alpacas.

** Where will I be? **

Located in Alpine in the beautiful Southern Highlands, Little Forest is a secluded property ideal for hosting large groups. The property consists of 7 unique cottages set on 40 acres of lawn, gardens, waterways and bush. When you book the entire property you have exclusive access to all 7 cabins, giving you 20 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms, enough to accommodate up to 47 people. A number of the cottages are pet friendly and the extensive outdoor area make this an ideal location for outdoor activities. You can even meet the resident Shetland ponies and alpacas.

** Why choose Little Forest? **

Little Forest provides a secluded and comfortable base for large groups visiting the Southern Highlands. Perfect for wedding groups wanting to stay together, family gatherings or corporate retreats. Having 40 acres of gardens and bush to explore you should never feel cramped, even in large groups.

** How is the property laid out? **

All of the cottages are linked by a drive way that winds its way through the bush and gardens. Lavender Cottage, Studio Cottage, Orchard Cottage, Pottery Cottage and Angas Carriage are all in close proximity to each other and form the central focus point of the property. Eco Cottage are Oatley Cottage are slightly removed from the other cottages and provide a little more privacy for occupants.

** Wi-Fi, Internet, Netflix or Pay TV will I have it? **This particular property does NOT offer Wi-Fi. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is generally Telstra. Otherwise, it’s best to use your smartphone only during your stay or find a local cafe that offers free Wi-Fi. The Holidays Collection is committed to getting all owners to provide Wi-Fi at their property, but this is still work in progress!

** What about outdoors? **

There are 40 acres of gardens and bush for guests to enjoy. There are bush trails which make accessing the bush very pleasant. There are two Shetland ponies, Bootie and Trumbie, and two alpacas, Augustine and Freda on the property for you to meet. Most of the cottages have generous verandahs or courtyards with barbeques and outdoors seating.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **
All cottages are heated, either by fireplace or electric radiator or, in some cases, both. Some cottages have air conditioning, and those that dont have fans.

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

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Little Forest.

Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

There is off street open air parking available for multiple cars nearby to each cottage.

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

Please note that **LINK REMOVED** and **LINK REMOVED** are NOT pet friendly. The other 5 cottages are pet friendly subject to the following rules:

Pets must be declared at time of bookingPlease BYO pet bedding, bowls, etcAbsolutely no dogs on the furniture or in the bedroomsPlease 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 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.

LAVENDER COTTAGE, Alpine, Southern Highlands – 4pm Check Out Sundays!

Lavender Cottage is a beautiful home located on 40 acres of gardens and bush in Alpine, Southern Highlands. The timber floorboards and exposed roof beams give this property a wonderful country feel. You will not miss out on modern conveniences however, with a large modern kitchen, flat screen televisions and air conditioning upstairs. This home sleeps up to 14 people across 4 bedrooms, and has 3 bathrooms. Children are well catered for with large lawns and gardens to explore and even a tree house. Lavender House is a charming and spacious base for enjoying all that the Southern Highlands has to offer.

** Where will I be? **

Lavender Cottage is located within the Little Forest complex, a collection of 7 cottages spread across 42 acres of grounds. Your cottage will have its own private spaces, but please be aware that other guests may be around as well. There are two other cottages as well as the Angas Carriage in immediate proximity to your cottage so please do expect to occasionally see your neighbours. Communal spaces include the lawns, gardens, driveway and trails, but you will have plenty of privacy as well. The Little Forest complex has a bush setting and is circled on one side by the Sydney – Melbourne railway line. As a result, trains are audible at times, and for any kids, part of the fun! Little Forest also has various trails throughout its 42 acres, but please keep children supervised at all times due to wildlife, unfenced dams and trains.

** Why choose Lavender Cottage? **

A visit to the Southern Highlands is all about experiencing beautiful countryside, sitting around a cosy fireplace, driving through working farms, and if you are lucky, staying in an older style, traditional home. Lavender Cottage is such a home, however it has been carefully updated to provide modern comforts while maintaining its historic charm.

** How is the property laid out? **

Lavender Cottage is reached down a tree-lined country drive way. You approach the house through beautiful gardens and enter into a large living area with slow combustion wood heater and flat screen television. The first floor also contains a large, fully equipped country style kitchen, dining area that seats 10, laundry, two bathrooms and three bedrooms. Upstairs is the fourth bedroom with ensuite. Outside is an undercover entertaining area with large table and bbq. The house is surrounded by lawns and gardens to explore and play in.

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

This particular property does NOT offer Wi-Fi. If you bring an internet dongle with you, the best network is generally Telstra. Otherwise, it’s best to use your smartphone only during your stay or find a local cafe that offers free Wi-Fi. The Holidays Collection is committed to getting all owners to provide Wi-Fi at their property, but this is still work in progress!

** What about outdoors? **

Lavender Cottageis surrounded by lawns and gardens that are open for guests to use. The house is part of a larger 40 acre property which includes bush trails for guests to explore. Please be aware that there is an unfenced dam on the property so children must be supervised at all times.

** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **

Lavender Cottagehas a slow combustion fireplace downstairs. Upstairs is a reverse cycle air conditioner. There are ceiling fans in all downstairs bedrooms.

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

High quality sheets and towels are provided at Lavender House.

Toilet paper, kitchen soaps, guest soaps and some other supplies are also provided, but please be prepared to top up during your stay as needed. Regarding food, condiments and the like, please plan to bring everything you need. For safety and hygiene reasons, our houses generally do not supply food items.

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

Off street open airdriveway parking is available for multiple cars.

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

Pets are welcome at Lavender Cottage! Please note the following:

the yard is not fully fencedplease keep your pets off all furniture and bedsplease clean up behind your petplease inform us of your intention to bring a pet at the time of booking** 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.

ELLENGOWAN FULL HOUSE, Foxground, Gerringong- 4pm check out Sundays!

Relax around the pool or on the spacious deck while breathing in the fresh air at this Foxground property set on acreage halfway between Berry and the beach. The swimming pool and fireplaces make this the ideal house for family entertaining and relaxing.

** Please note – **

Ellengowan is ideally suited for a large family gathering, or two families going away together. Groups of ten or more adults may be permitted, but only once we have an understanding of the age, nature and make up of the group. Party groups, bucks, hens or other rowdy gatherings are definitely not permitted at Ellengowan – sorry.

There is an unfenced creek on the property, small children must be supervised by an adult at all times.

Friendly horses live in a paddock near the entry to the property you are welcome to pat them, but please keep gates closed at all times.

** Where will I be? **

Ellengowan is located in the beautiful rural valley of Foxground. The property is private and secluded but only a 15 minute drive away from Gerringong’s shops, cafes and Werri Beach.

Please scroll down to see this property’s exact location on Google maps.

** Why choose Ellengowan? **

Ellengowan is the perfect property for those that want to relax surrounded by nature! The house has a warm, cozy, country feel and is perfect for two families. There is plenty of room to explore, play and relax.

** How is the property laid out? **

Ellengowan is a single level farmhouse suitable for ten adults and four children. There are three king rooms, one double room, one queen room and twochildren’s rooms, with two single beds, one of the children’s rooms can also be used as a play room with a selection of games and toys. There are three bathrooms all with vanity, shower and toilet and one with a claw foot bathtub.

Ellengowan has two living areas, the first has four comfortable sofas, a wood fireplace, flat screen TV and sliding doors that open to the deck. The main living area has a flat screen TV, twosofas and is divided from the dining room by a double sided wood fireplace. In the dining area there is a huge timber table with seating for 16. The kitchen is well stocked with appliances, has a dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave, gas cooktop, kettle, toaster, coffee plunger and a servery window leading out to second living room. There is also a laundry with dryer, second fridge, washing machine and sink.

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

This property provides complimentary WiFi 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 canguarantee 100% that the WiFi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. If important, please therefore always have a back up plan.

** What about outdoors? **

Ellengowan has great outdoor areas. There is a veranda that wraps around the back half of the house. An above ground full fenced pool set into the deck, next to the pool is an outdoor setting with umbrella, two large day beds, and multiple deck chairs and sun lounges. Step down five steps to another level of the deck with a firepit overlooking the creek. There is also a vegetable garden, trampoline and children’s swing on a tree.

** Staying warm or keeping cool?! **

Ellengowan has three wood fireplaces to keep you cozy in winter. There are ceiling fans in some bedrooms and portable fans provided to keep you cool in summer.

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

Pillows, blankets, 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 four cars at the front of the property.

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

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

Please do not allow wet or dirty dogs in or through the houseAbsolutely no dogs on the furniture or in the bedroomsThe property is not fenced and is surrounded by farmland and farm animals so pets must be closely supervised at all timesPlease 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 during NSW school holidays 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 24/7customer 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.

** 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.

Please scroll down to see this property’s exact location on Google maps.

** 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.

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

From the moment you enter the marble foyer of this Hampton’s styled holiday home and then walk into the open plan living and kitchen area you will be impressed with this property. High raked ceilings, stone bench tops, luxurious kitchen, stunning fireplace, opening up to a cooling salt water pool and amazing deck overlooking lush acres and mountains to the west. The new firepit is a wonderful addition.

** 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 wining restaurants, shops and cafe. Drive six minutes towards the coast and you will find yourself at the famous Seven Mile Beach Gerroa.

Please scroll down to see this property’s exact location on Google maps.

** Why choose Whispering Pines? **

Whispering Pines is a perfect rural retreat but with modern comforts.Ideal for two 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 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.

** 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 itand 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?! **

Whispering Pines has reverse cycle air conditioning throughout and a gas fireplace for the cooler months.

** 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 four 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 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.

WHALE WATCH, Gerringong – 4pm check out Sundays!

Perfect for a weekend with your partner and your pooch! With views down to Boat Harbour, plenty of space and a fully fenced backyard where you can pick your own veggies, this property is perfect for a weekend getaway or week long rest.

** Please note – **

While there is a second bedroom at the property this is locked off and not available for guests use.The owners will, at times, be residing in a separate flat over the top of the garage. The premises is completely private and self-contained and privacy is respected.** Where will I be? **

Whale Watch is just a short walk to Boat Harbour, with its great rock pool, boat ramps and rock fishing or a five minute walk into central Gerringong for shopping, coffee, lunch or dinner.

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** Why choose Whale Watch? **

This lovely home has been very popular for couples with consistently positive reviews and there is now an option to accomodate two couples. Click here to book **LINK REMOVED**

In summer the property is completely protected from the North East winds so you can sit out and watch the water in complete comfort. Or take a short stroll down the hill to have a refreshing dip in the amazing Boat Harbour rock pool. Cook a romantic meal for two in the spacious kitchen, then dine al fresco in the back courtyard with your dog.

** How is the property laid out? **

Whale Watch is a one bedroom, one bathroom house. Perfect for couples.The bedroom has a queen bed, and the modern bathroom/laundry has a shower, vanity, toilet, washer and dryer.

There are two living areas, the first at the front of the house with a smart TV, DVD player, Foxtel, gas log fireplace and ocean views. The second living area opens to the back courtyard and has a big sofa and second TV.The huge kitchen is well equipped with electric hotplate and oven, dishwasher, microwave and coffee machine.

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

This property provides complimentary WiFi 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 cannot guarantee 100% that the WiFi will work, and no compensation will be payable if problematic. If important, please therefore always have a back up plan.

** What about outdoors? **

At the front of the property there is a deck with outdoor furniture, heater and amazing views over the ocean and headland. The backyard is fully fenced, and there is an under cover area with gas BBQ and table and chairs.

** Staying warm or keeping cool?! **

Whale watch has a gas log fireplace in the living area and outdoor heaters. For the warmer months there is air conditioning.

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

Pillows, blankets, 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 two cars on the driveway.

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

Whale Watch is a pet friendly property, subject to the following rules:

Please do not allow wet or dirty dogs in or through the houseAbsolutely no dogs on the furniture or in the bedroomsThe 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 notschedule 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.

VIEWTOPIA, Gerroa – 4pm check out Sundays!

Viewtopia is a large beach house with stunning views, within easy walking distance of the beach at Gerroa. It is a majestic, imposing, comfortable and very well equipped home – offering the best of views, style, space and proximity to the water!

** Where will I be? **

Viewtopia is located in a perfect spot on Stafford Street, Gerroa – only a 150m walk from the sand. The home looks straight along Seven Mile Beach to the south, with a commanding, elevated position.

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** Why choose Viewtopia? **

Viewtopia has it all – 4 large bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, wifi, qualitiy linen and guest amenities, fantastic outdoor areas, views, walk to the beach and more. The home is also very well equipped, serviced and maintained – as per the photos!

** How is the property laid out? **

As seen in the floorplan provided, Viewtopia is a 3 level home, entered from the lower level and up a flight of stairs to the main living area.

The main living area has an open plan dining / lounge and kitchen that spills out onto a large terrace. An internal laundry, bathroom, pantry, one bedroom and a back verandah are also found on this level. The bedroom has a double bed and a wardrobe with hanging and shelf space. The bed is super comfortable and is made up with Sheridan linen, four pillows, a doona and a spare fleecy blanket.

The upper level has an en-suite master bedroom plus two additional bedrooms, another large deck area and a shared bathroom. The three upstairs bedrooms have beautiful ocean views, queen sized beds and wardrobes with hanging and drawer space. Each bed is super comfortable and is fully made up with Sheridan linen, four pillows, a doona and a spare fleecy blanket. Each bedroom also has two side tables and reading lamps.

** Special information – the painting in the living room **

The painting above the fireplace is by local artist Kristal del Villar. It is called Cabbage Trees on Rose Valley Road. It was commissioned especially for the house and is a beautifully colourful depiction of the countryside near Gerroa. You can view Kristal’s work and find her contact details at kristalsart.com

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

The house has complimentary NBN wifi, details of which will be provided in your pre-arrival email.The smart TV is connected to the internet. Netflix, ABC iView and SBS on demand are accessible through the TV. There is only one remote control so please leave it on the TV standfor the next guest.

If you want to go analog,there is also anassortment of books, games, puzzles and playing cards for use during your stay. And formusic, there is a Bose Bluetooth speaker on the kitchen bench.

** What about outdoors? **

Viewtopia has a lot of outdoor furniture so guests can relax and make the most of the balconies on both floors. The house has a WeberBBQ.

On the main floor balcony there is an outdoor dining table with eight chairs, an outdoor lounge and a coffee table. Please put all the outdoor lounge cushions inside the main house at night. It often rains overnight in Gerroa and it is hard to dry and clean wet cushions – thanks!

On the upper floor balcony there is a smaller table with two chairs and two banana lounges with cushions. Again please put the cushions inside at night.

** Staying warm or keeping cool?! **

Viewtopia has fully ducted heating and airconditioning throughout.In addition, there is an electric fireplace in the living room. On a warm day, the house can of course be opened up to catch the ocean breeze!

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

High quality linen and bath towels are provided at this property. Please bring your own beach towel however!

** Parking for cars, boats etc? **

Viewtopia has off street parking for 2 – 3 cars in front of the garage. The garage is for owner use only. Please take care not to block the driveway that is shared with the house behind!

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

Sorry, this property is not pet friendly. Try to find a carer for your pets, so that you can enjoy this spectacular property, but if that is not possible, please contact us for a list of our 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 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 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.