1. Australia
  2. NSW
  3. Sydney
  4. Fairlight
  5. #147649

The Deck at Fairlight

House, Fairlight

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8 guests
4 bedrooms
5 beds
2 bathrooms


A large family house with expansive views over Sydney Harbour & only minutes to the beach.

Lovely family home set over three levels overlooking Sydney Harbour. Perfect for large families. Views of the Heads and North Harbour from 2 levels. Ideal for watching the start of the iconic Sydney to Hobart Yacht race and the Manly NYE fireworks. Minutes walk from local beaches, world famous Manly Beach, shopping, transport and everything that Sydney has to offer.


Five bedrooms + rumpus room with sofa bed

Kitchen with gas cooking & dishwasher

Two modern bathrooms one with spa bath

Open plan living/dining space

Entertaining deck overlooking the Harbour

Middle level L-shaped lounge & downstairs rumpus room

Quiet, cool and private Library room

Downstairs laundry with separate toilet

Air con in master bedroom and main lounge – not required in rest of house

Enclosed level garden

Stunning water views North Harbour and the Heads

Excellent location, close to Fairlight Beach, local shops & city transport

TV/DVD on each level

Sleeps 6 to 8 people

About Fairlight

Fairlight is less than 1km from the iconic suburb of Manly. Once described as being "seven miles from Sydney and a thousand miles from care" a quote penned by the Port Jackson and Manly Steamship Company to attract tourists but still as relevant today as it was 100+ years ago.

The Manly area is a fantastic place to base yourself for a stay in Sydney. It is one of the most popular seaside destinations in Sydney with a cosmopolitan and relaxed vibe full of cafes and exciting activities including surfing, swimming, kayaking, tennis, golf, beach volleyball, roller blading, scenic and historical walks, art, parasailing, scuba diving, fishing, dining and so much more.

Manly is connected to the City by a great bus service but we would always recommend visitors to catch the Manly to Sydney ferry. It is one of the best 30 minute ferry trips you will ever take and is a not to be missed experience.

300m to Fairlight Beach snorkelling, swimming, pool, scuba diving, kayaking

10 min walk to shopping centre Stockland Mall, shops and restaurants

15 min walk or 5 min cycle to Manly ferry to City takes 30 minutes

5 min drive to large shopping centre Westfield Warringah Mall

100m to the Manly to Spit Bridge walking track

Cycle path at door safe for kids with no cycling on roads

Bus stop at door bus to Manly and Westfield Warringah Mall

30 min drive to the City

Free local bus 5 min walk away

Please note that parking is on street only and you may have to park a couple of minutes walk away from the house at really busy times we rarely use our car so it is never an issue for us.

About the House and 'things to do'


Top Level

Kitchen: well-equipped kitchen with gas hob, electric oven, large fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher

Main living/dining space: 8 seat dining table, LCD TV, DVD/Blue Ray Player, surround sound system with iPod dock

Bathroom: large corner spa bath plus shower separate toilet

Bedrooms: 1 king bed

Large deck BBQ and sofa/chairs with extensive views of Sydney Harbour

Middle Level

Library: over 1000 books

Living area: TV/DVD/Blue Ray Player

Bedrooms: 2 singles, 1 double, 1 queen

Bathrooms: modern bathroom

Deck with extensive views of Sydney Harbour

Bottom Level

Rumpus room/teenagers retreat: LCD TV, DVD player and Wii + double sofa bed

Laundry: clothes dryer, washing machine, ironing facilities + extra toilet and shower

Access to garden


Telephone: free to use for domestic calls

Internet: free wifi

Garden: large spring free trampoline

Linen: supplied bring your own beach towels

Smoking: yes but by prior arrangement only and in garden or decks only

Pets: yes but by prior arrangement only surcharge may be payable

Toys: DVDs, Wii games, board games

Sports Equipment: Kayak x1, bikes x4


1. Cooking a BBQ on the deck and soaking up the incredible views of Sydney Harbor

2. Walking 3 min to Fairlight Beach to swim and snorkel in crystal clear water

3. Going for a surf at Manly, Queenscliff or Freshwater beaches

4. Cycling down to Manly and having a meal or a drink

5. Hiking from our house to Spit Bridge. One of the best coastal walks in Australia


Scuba diving



Manly Ocean World

Manly Water Works waterslides

Manly Museum and Art gallery

Manly Markets

Quarantine Station Walk

North Head Walk

Manly Spit Bridge Walk



Paddle board


Beach volleyball




Jogging tracks


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Washing machine

Air conditioning Balcony Books Clothes dryer Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Games Games room Hot tub Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Pets allowed Refrigerator Stereo Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Video Games Video library Washing machine
The Deck at Fairlight is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent experience We were fortunate enough to stay 10 nights in this great house. We are relocating to Australia and the property made a great first impression for the family. The house is very well appointed for a family. The view is fantastic and the ability to walk down to both Manly Wharf and the beach is a special experience. The service from the owners is great and the joining instructions are very detailed and make it easy to settle very quickly. I would recommend this to property to any family wanting a great Northern beaches experience.
Date published: 2016-01-09
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