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Quintessential Balmoral Artists Retreat

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
7 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Our stunning 3 bedroom home is within 5km from the city, close to boutique Bulimba restaurants and entertainment, parks, Cinemas and elevated with a breeze. You’ll love my place because of the outdoors spaces, the neighbourhood, the light, the comfy queensize beds, the entertainers kitchen, full size bath, 60' TV, bus, train and ferry, by car very close to Freeway for exploring northbound and southbound. Our place is great for couples, solo adventurers, shift workers and business travellers. Close to many things in an leafy affluent suburb, timber floors, decorative cornices, open plan with fabulous outdoor living and entertaining. All rooms are dual blinds great for privacy, a sleep in or cooling the home down in the midst of summer. Cable Broadband internet with wifi. Linen is highest qu...Our stunning 3 bedroom home is within 5km from the city, close to boutique Bulimba restaurants and entertainment, parks, Cinemas and elevated with a breeze. You’ll love my place because of the outdoors spaces, the neighbourhood, the light, the comfy queensize beds, the entertainers kitchen, full size bath, 60' TV, bus, train and ferry, by car very close to Freeway for exploring northbound and southbound. Our place is great for couples, solo adventurers, shift workers and business travellers. Close to many things in an leafy affluent suburb, timber floors, decorative cornices, open plan with fabulous outdoor living and entertaining. All rooms are dual blinds great for privacy, a sleep in or cooling the home down in the midst of summer. Cable Broadband internet with wifi. Linen is highest quality Egyptian cotton sheets and towels. Australian natural skincare SUKIN sulphate and paraben free - handwash, bodywash, protein shampoo & conditioner. Parking is not an issue as this is a corner block, drive way each side and street parking (nearly the full block) in a quiet street, it is a safe place to park at no cost or restrictions. Not suitable for young children although can accommodate older children, Extra guests can be accommodated for $25 per night for Bedrooms 2 and 3 with Queen size beds or in the living area with a king single inner spring sleepover Ottoman and a large 3 seater couch with ottoman.More
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About the Owner
Margot T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2017
Interaction with guests
I will greet you when you arrive to show you around the property. Happy to chat with guests about local attractions like Moreton Island, Stradbroke Island, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Byron Bay. I have a collection of menus and travellers things to do. Happy to let you have your own privacy.
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Reviewed 6 February 2019

A perfect home away from home! Margot did everything to make us feel welcome and comfortable. We spent the Christmas days in her house and she even offered us to use her Xmas tree and decoration. That made Christmas away from home just perfect for...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Reviewed 22 January 2019

We felt perfectly at home staying here. The home was beautifully styled, incredibly clean, modern, and extremely comfortable. It is a great base to explore Brisbane, with a relaxing yard and fun outdoor space. The kitchen had everything we needed to prepare meals and we...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Wanderer689538
MargotT62, VR Owner at Quintessential Balmoral Artists Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2019

Thank You for your choosing my home, and the review, You were the perfect guest ! Enjoy your travels !

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Reviewed 22 January 2019

Everything you need in a place to stay. Great location. Very comfortable with all the amenities expected. Easy to find. It was just what we wanted. Close to the city for exploring and if you don't fancy going to far the bowls club nearby does...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank DavidRS62
MargotT62, VR Owner at Quintessential Balmoral Artists Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2019

Hi David, Thank you for your review. Its fantastic to have an activity of barefoot bowls, grab a beer and enjoy the bar snacks. The weekends have a Greek Style catering company come in and they are kept really busy. Enjoy your travels.

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Excellent location , very modern and updated rooms, kitchen has everything I needed. Beds are comfy cozy. Very clean and well maintained. The garden is incredible.

Date of stay: October 2017
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Margot T, VR Owner at Quintessential Balmoral Artists Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Ang, such a pleasure to have met you. You are always welcome back again.

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Great Coffee machine :) Easy open plan living spilling out into the garden for alfresco dining. Very Comfy beds, clean with quality linen. Plenty of parking plus close to public transport. Details for all local attractions supplied. Eclectic artwork throughout creating an artists homely atmosphere,...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Jacqueline C
Margot T, VR Owner at Quintessential Balmoral Artists Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Thank you for your review - it was great to have your stay. Lets hope the weather is as perfect for your next visit to Brisbane.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Dryer
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Dishwasher
Freezer
Private Garden
Iron
Ceiling Fans
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Balcony
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Terrace
Toaster
Patio
Deck
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Oxford Street, Bulimba is close by with a village atmosphere, many restaurants, bars and live entertainment. The Cineplex cinema draws people in from neighbouring suburbs as the prices are very reasonable. Woolworths is in bulimba with underground parking. Large supermarkets in both neighbouring suburbs. Bulimba and Morningside. The Brisbane river is close by for pleasant strolls and playground parks. The City Cat Ferry is always an excellent way to get to the city. Close by (off Lytton road) we have indoor pool and outside olympic swimming pool, QLD Hockey fields and boat Jetty. The Bulimba 9 hole golf course is a lovely course that costs as little as $18 to play and $6 for club hire. The Balmoral Bowls club is in our street so it's a hand
Getting around
We have provided our guests with a 'Go Card' which makes for easy and economical public transport travel. Please ask us if you would like to access this. It reduces your fares by 30% and easily topped up. Parking is not an issue as this is a corner block drive way each side and street parking in a quiet street it is a safe place to park at no cost or restrictions. Bus services half a block away (90m), Bus trip 26 min Full fare $3.20 To get to the Morningside train station, you have 2 options; Walk to train 17min 1.4 km or can catch a bus from bus stop Train time travel 15 min Ferry option from 3 terminals Bulimba, Hawthawne and Apollo Road Bulimba Oxford St - walk 2.4km approx. 29 min Hawthorne Ferry - walk 2.4 km approx. 29 min Bulimba
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