We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Quintessential Balmoral Artists Retreat

14 reviews
Save
Modern living area with timber floors. 60 Inch TV Leather lounge.
Living room, super compfortable orange lounge with up back support for tall people ,and glass suppor
The sound of running water and the spectacular watching of fish that love suspending in a bubble
1 of 28Modern living area with timber floors. 60 Inch TV Leather lounge.
Overview
Reviews
Amenities
Availability
Map
Overview
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.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: No
No parties and events. Residential. This is my private home my child has grown up, there is no draw locks or doorway barricades for toddlers. Cot avail for a baby. Fence is not fully enclosed also have a water feature. I expect guests to leave the home in the same condition they found it. No shoes on polished floor boards. Smoking only outside the house. Notification of any breakages immediately. Dishes to be put in the dishwasher and turned on before leaving. Rubbish taken out to the bins.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
Show more
About the Owner
Margot T
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2017
Write a reviewReviews (14)

1 - 5 of 14 reviews

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
Thank Explorer38030648234
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 !

See more reviews
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
Thank oSnorkelgirlo
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: No
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
See more amenities
Availability
September 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
October 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
November 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
December 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
January 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
February 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
View all months
Map
+
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. The Bulimba Bowls club is in our street, bare foot bowls and licenced.
Getting around
Parking is not an issue as this is a corner block, street parking in a quiet street it is a safe place to park at no cost or restrictions. Fines if you park on the verge. No parking on the lawn. 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
More
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, Tripadvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#HL2229030452