Located at the end of one of Leura's finest streets. A beautifully appointed large contemporary 5 bedroom property surrounded by delightful gardens with lovely views toward Wentworth Falls. Set up for relaxing & entertaining in comfort and style.
Positioned at the very end of one of Leura's finest tree lined streets, this retreat commands magnificent uninterrupted views across the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park towards Wentworth Falls.
Sitting on 1350 square metres with a sunny north /east aspect, the Black Cockatoo Retreat is a contemporary country style 5 bedroom residence surrounded by delightful gardens.The property is peaceful and private, with tree lined fencing, large electronic security gates, and a monitored security system.
The exceptional ambience of this property must be experienced. Spectacular views of the valley are on show from the living /dining area, the outdoor courtyard, the sitting room, and the master bedroom. The crystal clean air, the morning mist in the valley, the quality of daylight, the sounds of native birds and the colourful garden all combine to awaken the senses in way that both relaxes and revitalises.
The ground level of the retreat comprises a large bedroom with king bed, a stylish, well equipped granite kitchen, a lovely living /dining area featuring a handsomeFrench provincial dining table and wood fireplace. French doors open out to a large covered courtyard area with fabulous garden and valley views.The mezzanine level boasts a spacious family entertainment area and a stylishly furnished sitting room. The first level comprises two bedrooms with queen beds, and a family sized bathroom. The top level showcases a huge master bedroom with king size bed, TV/ DVD and spacious relaxation area, a walk in robe and bathroom. Also, adjacent to the walk in robe and bathroom is an additional queen bed suite, extending maximum occupancy to 10.
If you wish to explore beyond the comfort of the retreat, there is much on offer close by.
A five minute walk takes you to the Leura Golf Resort and the facilities of Fairmont Pacific Resort. A five minute drive will place you in the heart of Leura Village with fantastic shopping and eateries.
This is a special property that delivers stunning beauty as well as great comfort and practicality. It will appeal to couples looking for a romantic getaway, families seeking to access all that the mountains have to offer, or small groups of friends seeking to combine golf, dining, shopping, tourism and home entertainment.
- central gas heating
- enclosed wood fireplace with firewood
- ceiling fans
- extensive cooking facilities
- large extendable dining setting for entertaining
- main bathroom has bath with spa
- tv+ bluraydvd + foxtel in 3 rooms
- harman-kardon stereo with ipod dock
- ue boombox wifi speaker with bluetooth
- modern Sealy beds in all rooms
- quality Sheridan linen &towels
- 5 bedrooms
- ground floor 1 king bed
- first floor 2 queen beds, 2 singles (on request)
- top floor 1 king bed, 1 queen bed.
- portable cot
- off-street covered parking for 2 cars, plus uncovered space for 2 more.
- property is fully fenced
- Large range of dvds, cds, books,board games, playstation 3
- back to base, monitored security alarm
- gas barbeque
- outdoor setting
- washing machine
- ironing facilities
- 2 bathrooms, 1 bath with spa
- 3 toilets
- non smoking
- no pets
Run of house except for a couple of storage areas used by the cleaners.
The Hosts do not live in the Blue Mountains. However we are contactable by phone should a question or issue arise. If a serious issue arises requiring the attendance of someone at the property, this can be arranged (within reason!) by calling the Host.
Prices vary by the number of guests, the time of the week, and at different times of the year. More specific pricing information tailored to timing and guest numbers will be provided by the Host.
Minimum 2-3 nights stay. Minimum 6 people.
A rental agreement which summarises house rules and conditions of tenancy will be provided and must be signed off before booking is confirmed. Basic rules include: no pets, no excessive noise late at night, no fires outdoors (except BBQ), no smoking inside, shoes off in carpeted areas, no smuggling in extra guests over the agreed number :)
My partner Simon & I live in Sydney, but really enjoy getting away to the beautiful Blue Mountains just 90 minutes away. Converting our Leura property into the Black Cockatoo Retreat has been a special passion of ours, and we delight in hearing how our guests have enjoyed their stay.