Up On The Roof
Woolloomooloo, Sydney-Eastern Suburbs, NSW
- Guests: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
Bedroom 1 - 1x Queen
Bedroom 2 - 1x Double Sofa
- Bathrooms: 1
- Air conditioning
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The location of this generously proportioned apartment is Woolloomooloo, Inner City Sydney, in a beautifully maintained art deco building. It is on the second floor of this former Jaguar motors headquarters building and is accessed by a modern lift from an impressive inner atrium with giant palms that reach to the sky.
The dynamic highlight of this superb residence is your massive outdoor rooftop terrace with a lush backdrop of greenery Trees and shrubs line the approach to this romantic roof top area. Comfortable lounge furnishings, a modern teak and stainless steel table set for 6, a four-burner BBQ (plus wok), and outdoor table ware.
Breakfast on this terrace is a most enjoyable experience
The large umbrella awning is easily angled to give protection from the sun while you drink your morning coffee with the city skyline, and the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House in the distance. …
At dusk it is quintessential Sydney, as the sun sets behind the city skyline to the soundtrack of lorikeets, currawongs, and cockatoos in the giant eucalyptus tree.
The entry to the apartment is by a modernist curved hallway (good Feng Shui) which opens up to a massive open plan living space. On this lower level of the apartment is a modern kitchen featuring SMEG appliances, tableware for 6, and everything needed for food preparation including a Kenwood smoothie machine and a Nespresso Lattisima+.
The dining area features A dining table and 6 dining chairs which are attractive and comfortable. A wide bench top breakfast bar to the kitchen, modernist stools by German designer Konstantin Grcic and dramatically lit 3-dimentional artwork imported from Europe. Moving through to the open plan space, the large sitting room is upbeat and funky; with an inviting custom-built sectional sofa and two 'Eames' chairs.
A Sony entertainment centre that features a 55" 3D LCD flat screen TV, a pair of 3D glasses, surround sound speakers, amplifierradio, region-free DVD player, and Blue-Ray disc player. However, the true highlight of this entertainment space is the 17 foot long artworklight feature from the set of Baz Lurhmann's Moulin Rouge.
The whole space is light and bright and all of the surrounding windows have Venetian blinds for light control. There is air conditioning on this level of the apartment, but is seldom required even in the height of summer due to the excellent cross-ventilation.
The desk work-station is located in this area: Close enough to join in what is happening while allowing a corner to work.
On the upper level there is a spacious, modern bathroom with shower, his and hers sinks, and a Bosch washing machine and electric clothes drier.
You will find beautiful timber flooring on this level that enhances the furnishings and art.
The main bedroom has a new bed, bedside tables with bed lights and chest of drawers.
During the day the floor to ceiling windows provide natural sunlight and a view of the terrace.
There is a plasma screen TV for your late night viewing.
At night, the soft reading lights and view of the city skyline make this a very tranquil space.
The curtains can also be drawn to have the ultimate privacy while you watch DVDs on the mini-entertainment centre, with surround sound. The built-in mirrored wardrobe has plenty of hanging space and ample storage. This room has great ventilation flow from the ever-present Harbour breezes; there is also a fan for your use if required.
The 2nd bedroom has a queen-sized sleigh bed, made of recycled Oregon Pine (used as ballast on ships from America):
All bed linen and towels are provided during your stay. During the winter months, there are heaters in the apartment available for you if needed.
In this area of Woolloomooloo you are close to the vibrancy of Kings Cross, the shopping of Potts Point, the cafe culture of Darlinghurst, and the fining dining of Finger Wharf, each of which is only 5 minutes walk. If you require public transport the bus stop and railway station are also only 5 minutes walk
If you have health issues and are relocating here for a while, St Vincent's hospital both public and private is about 1.5km on Victoria St at Oxford St..
Charges start at the advertised price depending on season, family numbers and duration of stay.The low pricing applies to the winter season; the highest rate is over the summer and Christmas holiday period
A bond of $1500 is required; it is returned to you at the end of the rental after a satisfactory inspection of the property.
There is a booking fee of $11
There is a charge of $295 for a professional departure clean to prepare for the next tenant.
If you require internet connection; this can be supplied, there is an initial charge of $120 for up to 4 weeks use, each subsequent month is $75. Let us know prior to arrival about this.
If you require a weekly clean and change of bed linen please let us know there will be a charge for this.
Keys are picked up from a central office location in Darlinghurst on day of arrival. Check-in is from 2:30pm. Check-out is 10am.
Bookings of Less than 7 nights will be considered subject to availability
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The fine print
- EasyPay - Rent-A-Home provides a secure online payment facility.
Accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Bank Transfer
- Minimum Stay 14 Nights
- Bond $1,500
Guest reviews & questions
- Executive rental
- Fishing Nearby
- Food / Restaurants
- Gay / Lesbian
- Walking or Hiking
- Bath Towels provided
- Bedding & Sheets provided
- Clothes Dryer
- Gas Stove
- Hair Dryer
- Heaters provided
- Iron & Ironing board
- Laundry facilities
- Lift / Elevator
- Vacuum System
- Washing Machine
- BBQ - Gas
- Broadband Internet available
- Cable TV/Satellite TV
- CD Player
- Stereo/Music system
- Child friendly
- Roof Garden
- Street Parking
- Walk to the shops
- Bedroom 1 – 1x Queen
- Bedroom 2 – 1x Double Sofa
- Departure Clean - $295 inc. GST Per Booking
- Property Manager Booking Fee - $17 inc. GST Per Booking
- Broadband Internet - $120 inc. GST Per Booking
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Availability & Price
from $156 to $280 per night*
Min 14 nights stay
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Will I have to pay a security deposit?
A Bond/Security Deposit may be required by the Property Manager the amount will vary depending on the property manager. If so, this payment will take place outside of the Rentahome EasyPay System and you may be asked to direct transfer funds into the Property Manager's bank account or a credit card imprint may be requested. Rentahome does not become involved in the payment or return of bonds or security deposits. Return of these amounts is based on the Property Manager's terms and conditions and their inspection of the property after your stay.
The Security Deposit (Bond) is required to cover any damage or incidential costs incurred during your stay at the property. If there is no Damage or Additional Costs then the Security Deposit will be refunded. If the amount of the Damage or Additional Costs are greater than the Security Deposit, then the Guest will be required to pay the difference.
On Arrival, please report any damage or requirement maintenance immediately to the property manager, as you will be liable for any Damage on your departure.
A Bond applies for properties under a Lease agreement. The Bond is typically lodged with a government Bond Authority and returned at the the end of the stay following an Exit Inspection and review of the Condition Report.
Rent-A-Home processes rental payment with guests directly. We accept: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Bank Transfer.
Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards accepted.
The Property Manager will process payment with guests directly.