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Blue Hill Views: Plush Poolside Family Retreat

Entire house hosted by Kerry & Susan
8 guests4 bedrooms6 beds2.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Enhanced Clean
This host committed to Airbnb's 5-step enhanced cleaning process.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
House rules
The host doesn’t allow pets, parties, or smoking.
Located in the peaceful and leafy suburb of Freshwater, this expansive home allows groups to experience Cairns like a local. Staged over two levels, it encompasses contemporary indoor and outdoor living with a sparkling pool, grassy laws and outdoor deck framing spectacular mountain views. Cook up a storm on the BBQ or kick back for movie night's in the media room. From Freshwater you are just 15 minutes' drive to the city centre, and a train ride along the Scenic Railway to Kuranda village.

The space
Enjoy beautiful indoor and outdoor living spaces for this exceptional family home in Freshwater. Its open plan lounge and dining area flows to a sunny outdoor patio, overlooking the pool and capturing incredible mountain views.

There is plenty of space for everyone to relax with plush sofa seating, dining table and outdoor furniture.The generous size kitchen is fully equipped with everything you could need to whip up a delicious meal; full size fridge/freezer, oven, stove, microwave, kettle, toaster, dishwasher, and Nespresso coffee machine. There is a BBQ on the patio to cook up a storm.

Get cosy in the media room. It is equipped with a huge leather sofa, that reclines for extra comfort, and a large wall-mounted TV. There is also an office work station for those needing to catch up on business.

There are four bedrooms within the property. The master has a queen-sized bedroom, wardrobe and an ensuite shower and vanity. The second and third bedrooms are each fitted with two single beds and the fourth bedroom, located downstairs, has a queen-sized bed. The house is fully air-conditioned throughout to ensure a good night's sleep.

The main bathroom upstairs includes a shower, mirrored vanity and separate toilet. A hair dryer and complimentary toiletries are provided for your stay.

Enjoy the convenience of internal laundry facilities for your stay, including a washing machine and dryer connected to the downstairs bathrooms.

There is free parking on premise and free street parking.

Guest access
During your stay, you and your group will have the entire space to yourself. Please make yourself at home!

Other things to note
Please read and respect the house rules. This is very much appreciated, thank you! Before your arrival, we will also share a house guide that contains instructions on how to access the property, use certain appliances, and anything else you may need to know.

We suggest parents supervise their children on the top level as there are stairs.
Located in the peaceful and leafy suburb of Freshwater, this expansive home allows groups to experience Cairns like a local. Staged over two levels, it encompasses contemporary indoor and outdoor living with a sparkling pool, grassy laws and outdoor deck framing spectacular mountain views. Cook up a storm on the BBQ or kick back for movie night's in the media room. From Freshwater you are just 15 minutes' drive to th… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

Amenities

Kitchen
Wi-Fi
Free parking on premises
Pool
TV
Washing machine
Dryer
Air conditioning
Bathtub
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Location

Freshwater, Queensland, Australia

Picturesque Freshwater is a peaceful residential neighbourhood just 15 minutes' drive from Cairns city centre. This is an excellent base for exploring the Cairns Botanic Gardens and walking tracks of Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. Here you'll find the Freshwater Railway Station, where you can catch the scenic train ride to the mountain village of Kuranda and Barron Falls.

In Cairns town there’s excellent cafes and dining, markets and beautiful beaches nearby making it a year-round travel destination. Plus, it’s easy to get to famous sites like Cape Tribulation and the Daintree. Enjoy breakfast at Caffiend or The Chambers, lunch at Greenfields and dinner at Salt House with its beautiful waterfront views. Don’t miss Cairns institution Rusty’s Markets (Friday-Sunday) to sample the region’s exotic fresh fruit, vegetables, breads, dairy and seafood from more than 180 stalls. The market also has a host of international food stalls, specialty products, clothing and gifts.
Picturesque Freshwater is a peaceful residential neighbourhood just 15 minutes' drive from Cairns city centre. This is an excellent base for exploring the Cairns Botanic Gardens and walking tracks of Mount Whit…

Hosted by Kerry & Susan

Joined in March 2016
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Managing multiple properties in the Cairns area with the help of great co-hosts. We enjoy sharing our favourite 'local secrets' (where to eat, where to shop, etc) with visitors from all over the world. Delivering great service to our Airbnb for over 4 years and 9000+ positive reviews, we are here to ensure guests loves Cairns as much as we do.
Managing multiple properties in the Cairns area with the help of great co-hosts. We enjoy sharing our favourite 'local secrets' (where to eat, where to shop, etc) with visitors fro…
Co-hosts
  • Jacky
During your stay
I or one of my co-hosts will meet you on arrival to give you the keys and show you around. Once you're settled in, we'll leave you to enjoy your stay. We live locally and are only a phone call away.
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 99%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $400
Cancellation policy