The Elms is a stunning 5 bedroom rural retreat, located right on the edge of Berry town. The property exudes comfort and sophistication with multiple living areas, stylish decor, and a stunning kitchen and dining room. Its beautiful country manor gardens, swimming pool and playing field are also perfect for that large family holiday, or gathering of friends. Note also the ability to request a flexible bedding configuration to suit your group!
** Where will I be? **
Conveniently positioned down a short private road, The Elms enjoys 2 acres of park-like estate. Close to all that the area has to offer and yet private and secluded. Here you won’t be disturbed by any passing traffic only birdsong and the enjoyment of your family and friends. In summer, enjoy the swimming pool, or drive to Gerroa and Seven Mile beach, only 15 minutes away, the township of Berry a 2 minute drive or short, level stroll.
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** Why choose The Elms? **
A modern home with creature comforts, this property retains much of its country heritage, boasting 3 living areas, 3.5 bathrooms, an expansive kitchen, spacious accommodation for up to 12 people, undercover secure parking and a solar heated swimming pool for summer and 2 fireplaces for winter.
** How is the property laid out? **
The Elms is an expansive 5 bedroom country home all on one level, with 3 living rooms and a spacious open plan kitchen/dining space that forms the heart of the house.
Entry through the foyer leads into the open plan kitchen/dining/lounge. The kitchen features double oven and a 5 x induction cooktop, a butler’s pantry including a dedicated drinks fridge and a large breakfast bar. The dining space has a beautiful timber table that extends to seat 6 to 12 ideal for entertaining! The dining area then flows to a TV lounge area. At the northern end of the house is the largest of the bedrooms. 2 steps lead down to bedroom 5, the perfect teenager or young family retreat or with 4 king singles; this room opens on to its own patio area overlooking the lawn and gardens. Adjacent to which is the spacious formal lounge with fire place.
Access from both the foyer and the garage flow to the eastern end of the home where you will find a further four bedrooms, the family lounge and the study/nursery room. The timber floored family lounge has a fire place, smart TV with Foxtel and DVD player. Bedroom 2 has a queen bed, overlooks the garden and has its own ensuite with built in robe. Bedroom 3 has a queen bed, overlooks the courtyard and pergola and has a built in robe. Bedroom 4 has 2 king single beds, a porthole window that overlooks the garden, with built in robes. Bedroom 1 is the master suite, it is expansive with a king bed, walk in robe, private balcony and an ensuite.
There is a full laundry with washing machine and dryer and a private study that has a portable cot and rocking chair, so the room can be used as a nursery if required.
** Flexible bedding configuration **
One bed in bedroom four and one bed in bedroom five can be made up as either a king or two singles. The bedding configuration displayed is the default configuration. If you would like two of the beds to be made up as kings, please let us know at the time of booking.
** What about outdoors? **
The extensive size and choice of verandas ensure both privacy and togetherness are always possible. The 1.5 acre grounds feature the solar heated swimming pool complete with pergola. Children will love the extensive gardens, with nooks to hide in and paths to explore and no holiday is complete without an over-competitive family game of cricket, or kicking a football!
** Keeping warm or keeping cool?! **
The Elms has ducted air-conditioning throughout the house for year round comfort, a slow combustion fireplace in the family room and also an outside firepit.The swimming pool is solar heated extending the months of use.
** What about sheets, towels and other supplies? **
High quality bed linen and bath towels are provided. However please bring your own favourite beach towels.
** Parking for cars, boats etc? **
There is parking for up to 4 cars with a 2 car garage and space for two more in the driveway.
** Is my dog or cat also welcome to stay? **
The Elms 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/cats on the furniture or in the bedroomsThe yard is fenced but not completely secure. Pet owners take responsibility for ensuring their pet stays within the grounds at all times.Please bag and dispose of animal 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.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 or public holidays.
** WIFI, internet, Netflix or pay tv- will I have it? **
The Elms provides complimentary NBN enabled WiFi and a password will be provided in your pre-arrival email, or will be available at the property. Both TVs in the property are smart TV’s and with your premier account can access Netflix/Stan etc. The TV in the living room has Foxtel – Sports and Entertainment Package is provided.Please note however that neither the agency nor the owner can 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.
** And who am I dealing with? Who do I contact with questions? **
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 x 7 customer service – emergency calls only after hours, please.