Furnished House in Balgowlah Heights

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3 Parking
  • 8 People

Reef Bay Tree House at Forty Baskets

Unique Tree House style property situated high above Forty Baskets beach with mesmerizing views across the harbour to Manly. You will feel like you're on a holiday in another world in this eclectic accommodation.

Located on the edge of Sydney Harbour National Park this property offers guests something very special - direct access to national park bushland, a 100 metre walk to Forty Baskets Beach, incredible privacy and amazing harbour views, and all within a 10 minute drive to the heart of Manly! With immediate access to the National Park, the Manly to Spit walk is on your doorstep. Wonder through the bush track to find secret beaches, outstanding view points and versatile flora and fauna.

Forty Baskets is a wonderful family friendly beach with swimming enclosure and nearby coffee shop lovingly named "Forty Beans". Manly is easily accessible either by 30 minute stroll along the harbourside footpath or 10 minute drive. Here you will find surf shops, cafes, restaurants and the weekend markets, as well as the wharf where you can hop on a ferry to the CBD in 18 minutes. The best part is that you will return to your idyllic holiday home away from the hustle and bustle, knowing you can do it all again tomorrow!

Core Features and Benefits:

  • Light and bright family home with direct bushland access and numerous living spaces.

  • Master suite with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the bush, walk in wardrobe and ensuite bathroom with his and hers sinks and spa bath.

  • Second bedroom has a queen bed and exclusive bathroom next door

  • Third bedroom with ensuite bathroom and bushland views.

  • Fourth bedroom on the lower ground floor, with ensuite bathroom, perfect for a nanny or grandparent retreat! Access to the pool is from this room - so wet feet allowed!

  • The house offers three different living areas for everyone to spread out and enjoy.

  • Open plan living area with elevated cathedral style ceiling allowing an amazing amount of light into the property and a big view out of it! Doors open out to terrace which is the perfect spot for breakfast in the sunshine.

  • Risen slightly above this living space is the kitchen and dining area. The kitchen encompasses all amenities with a country style and central island/ breakfast bar, door leads out from this space to another terrace overlooking the national park.

  • Second living area is a more formal lounge space with open fireplace and retro feel - this is the spot for your pre dinner gin and tonic.

  • Third living zone is a cosy rumpus room - perfect chilled hang out.

  • Lagoon style swimming pool set in natural surrounds - the pool is deep and might not be suitable for young children

  • Direct access to bushland - used as a relaxed garden style area.

  • Reverse cycle air conditioning and underfloor heating in kitchen and dining area.

  • Large gas Weber BBQ.

  • Parking for three cars.

  • Exclusively managed by Property Providers - an award winning, locally licensed agency and active member of REINSW and HRIA.

Top Five Things The Owners Love About Their Home:

  1. Mid century tree house, immersed in nature. The North facing aspect is perfect for Sydney and the house is bathed in sunlight with a gentle sea breeze.

  2. Its unique, eclectic, funky and full of character.

  3. A fusion of mid century and modern interiors.

  4. It combines a bush idyll with water views just a stones throw from the bustle of Manly.

  5. Our home has a retreat feel even though only minutes from Manly and a 20 minute ferry ride to the city.

Home Truths:

  • This property has a minimum stay requirement of 14 nights.

  • The pool is set in it's own area so sun lounging takes place on the deck off the living room

Other Important Information:

This is a premium property and is appropriate only for like minded executive clientele who are respectful and courteous. Rental pricing and the property's availability is subject to change based on length of stay, time of year, supply/demand, number of guests, exchange rates as well as any other unique requirements that the guest may have. If the calendar is blocked out, it may be possible to make the property available upon application. If you are booking directly through a 3rdparty portal and you do not have direct contact with us at the time of purchase, you will be required to sign Property Providers Accommodation T&Cs, provide valid photo ID and a copy of your credit card before we can release the keys to the property. Property Providers warmly welcomes customer queries, should you have any questions or concerns please contact us via enquiring on the property or calling us.

Bedding Configuration

Bedroom 1
1x Kingsize
Bedroom 2
1x Queensize
Bedroom 3
1x Double
Bedroom 4
1x Queensize


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Air Conditioning, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Floor Heating, Furniture Outdoor, Gas BBQ, Parking, Swimming Pool, Views

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