"Sydney Harbour Studio" is a spacious studio apartment with its separate private entrance. Adjoining a family home on the water's edge in Greenwich on Sydney's lower north shore, it has seamless living and sleeping area attired with double bed, well-equipped kitchen, digital TV, elegant bathroom, free wi-fi, in-room heater and fan, large walk-in wardrobe/dressing room, weekly service with linen provided, off-street parking (by previous agreement), tree-lined street with adjacent bushland, lovely water views and beautiful sunsets. No inner-city noise here, yet the Sydney CBD can be reached in 19 minutes by the delightful Inner Harbour ferry service or 8 mins by car. Buses and trains connect at Circular Quay (or bus from the door to connect with North shore trains or other buses).
TRAVELLING TO SYDNEY?
Then WELCOME!! Whether you are young or young at heart and visiting relations or friends or here for a holiday to see the sights, you will find this studio apartment perfect.
HOW TO FIND YOUR WAY:
From the airport take the “Airport Express” train to Circular Quay then an 'Inner Harbour' ferry to Greenwich Point and you are here. Easy! Just walk up the ramp.
Walk half a minute to take the Inner-Harbour ferry service across amazing Sydney Harbour travelling under the Harbour Bridge to Circular Quay where you can connect with trains or buses to your destination. At 'the Quay' there are museums and the Opera House, the Sydney Rocks area, Restaurants and Cafes, or walk to the Shopping areas. You can take a ferry to Manly, Watson's Bay, Taronga Zoo, Darling Harbour or a bus to Bondi Beach. There are cafes at the nearby Greenwich village shops or you will find a large variety of restaurants at nearby Crows Nest. Cockatoo Island is about six minutes from Greenwich by ferry.
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR IN SYDNEY?
See New Year's Eve fireworks from your window as one of the fireworks barges is just outside between you and Cockatoo Island. Just 3 mins walk to a sandy harbour beach or take the ferry to Circular Quay, then connect with a ferry to Manly or a bus to Bondi.
NEED A REST?:
The apartment is very comfortable and the area extremely quiet. No need to put up with the hustle and bustle of the noisy, busy city when you can rest in this lovely environment.
NEED A WALK?:
Beautiful foreshore walks are at your doorstop. At dawn you might even see a Lyrebird, Echidna, Kookaburra or Rainbow Lorikeet and hear the beautiful song of the Butcher bird and "laugh" of the Kookaburra. There is also a harbour swimming pool with a golden sandy beach just a few minutes walk away.
LIKE TO PLAY GOLF?
There is a lovely golf course not 5 minutes drive away.
WHAT AMENITIES ARE THERE IN THE APARTMENT?:
Suits 1-2 persons. (A couch can double as a bed for share-twin occupation. $20 flat fee extra)
Digital TV and DVD player. A collection of DVDs & CDs are available for your use.
TV has a SD card slot to view your tourist snaps.
Non-smokers only please.
Regrettably PETS are not allowed.
Micro-wave convection oven
Hot water jug & toaster
Washing machine & iron
Large walk-in wardrobe/dressing room.
On first floor with lovely water views and divine sunsets.
Ferry timetable and Sydney City map.
Bag storage available.
Apartment serviced weekly (One-off cleaning fee of AUD$60 regardless of length of stay.)
Check-out time up to 11am. Check-in time from 3pm. Those arriving from overseas in the early morning might prefer to include the night before in the booking to ensure immediate access.
Off-street car parking is available with prior request.
Tariff: AUD$987 per week (3 day minimum @ $148 per day) (certain holiday periods are higher)
AUD$100 refundable deposit
AUD$ 60 cleaning fee (one-off fee regardless of length of stay)
your very special SYDNEY HARBOUR STUDIO Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Additional Location Information
Quiet, leafy, close to city, beautiful Greenwich is a sought-after part of the lower north shore of Sydney, the choice for many professionals and their families to live. Whether your Sydney visit is just for a few short days or a month long sojourn, it is such an ideal spot to spend time and yet quick to reach any function you have in mind. A bush walk to the village cafes or a swim in the nearby harbour pool is a lovely way to start the day. Even if the Sydney Opera House is the chosen site for an evening's entertainment, the ferry ride home at night across the most beautiful harbour in the world is something not to be missed.
More About This Location
City vacations, Warm winter getaways, Waterfront
Car is not necessary
Last updated on May 03, 2015
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"Close to Sydney centre, yet away from the bustle, a real gem."
Left on 12/02/2013 for a stay in April 2013 | World travellersReviewed Dec 2, 2013Stayed Apr 2013
Having accompanied my husband on a business trip to Sydney early this year, we were lucky enough to find this gem, an oasis in a big city with the singing birds to hear and the sailing boats to watch. An added bonus was the nearby golf course. The ferry wharf was at the door so my husband had no problem with traffic when he had appointments in the CBD. I found that we could connect at Circular Quay with ferries for Watsons Bay, The Zoo and Manly. We found the large studio apartment extremely comfortable and the manager was very obliging. If we should visit Sydney again, this would be my first choice. Read more
Left on 12/01/2013 for a stay in September 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Dec 1, 2013Stayed Sep 2013
My sister Margaret and I have stayed here twice as the rates are reasonable and it is so comfortable with frequent ferry transport right at the door. The ferry is such a stress free way to get to the city, and as pensioners we were able to travel all over Sydney by train, bus and ferry for $2 per day.
The air-conditioned en-suite studio is on the first floor but the fabulous views over the harbor and the lack of traffic noise more than compensate. The studio is spacious with a really comfortable queen sized bed and a separate day bed. I loved the large walk-in wardrobe with plenty of hanging space an ironing facilities. The kitchenette has everything you need to prepare light meals and a laundry downstairs makes this a real home away from home experience.
This is my first choice accommodation in Sydney as nothing else I have stayed in compares as favorably as this unique little hideaway. Read more
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