Located in the breath-taking hinterland pocket of Possum Creek, close to Bangalow and a short drive to Byron's beaches, Bangalla is a rural retreat like no other. Set amongst 35 acres of lush rolling hills and dreamy subtropical rainforest, the property comprises a magnificent Queenslander home, as well as a self-contained studio - a total of 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, perfect for families or friends seeking space and serenity.
The elegant Queenslander retains its beautiful original features throughout, including high ceilings, French doors and windows, ornate architraves, and polished timber floors. The home boasts stylish cooking, dining and living spaces, while a stunning wraparound verandah doubles as a space to entertain and unwind year-round.
The studio residence is located in the garden - complete with its own claw foot bath and generous verandah for relaxing - making it an ideal retreat for couples to relax in complete privacy. The property also boasts an incredible swimming pool, complete with a shaded gazebo, making it an ideal outdoor entertaining area.
- Sleeps up to 8 guests
- Queenslander house: 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (sleeps up to 6 guests)
- Self-contained studio: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom (sleeps 2 guests)
- Luxurious hinterland property (children must supervised at all times)
- Tranquil swimming pool
- Wraparound verandah and shaded gazebo, ideal for outdoor dining
- Gourmet-style kitchen with stainless steel benchtops and quality appliances
- Indoor fireplace with firewood supplied in winter months
- Pet-friendly on request
- Located near Bangalow village (7 minute drive)
- 15 minute drive to Byron Bay
- Parking for 4 vehicles
- ADSL internet available to guests
- Bangalla has a Telstra mobile booster antenna to improve phone coverage
- Bangalla is surrounded by extensive tropical gardens and lawns for guests to enjoy during their stay, however, for safety and neighbours' privacy, guests are not to walk in the surrounding rural farmland or approach animals
Both the home and studio feature pleasurable living spaces to relax and put your feet up. Cosy couches and ceiling fans keep things nice and comfortable, and in winter can enjoy the fireplace in the spacious living room, looking out over thr tropical garden and pool. There's even a PlayStation 3 setup in the studio, plus a speaker system in the main home, connectable via AUX cord and Bluetooth.
Cooking and Dining:
Bangalla's huge, fully equipped gourmet kitchen is an entertainer's delight, featuring expansive stainless steel benchtops and a collection of high-end appliances. This impressive space is equipped with a large oven, rangehood and gas cooktop, as well as a Nespresso coffee machine (starter pack of pods provided). Open timber framed bi-fold windows reveal a functional and delightful servery, with dining suites available both inside and out. The property also features a gas BBQ, offering the ultimate in summer entertaining. The Studio space includes a quaint dining table for 2 guests, plus a simple kitchenette with a sink.
Bangalla's main house delights with 3 spacious and airy bedrooms, with a mix of sleeping options to suit large groups and extended families. All bedrooms open out to the verandah, delivering an effortless indoor-outdoor flow. The studio boasts a comfortable queen-sized bed, as well as a stylish ensuite bathroom.
Bangalla's gorgeous bathrooms all bring a historic-yet-modern feel to the fore, with resort-style finishes completing each space. The main house has 3 bathrooms - including 2 ensuites - with the highlight undoubtedly the stunning, antique-style, freestanding bathtub in the shared bathroom. Over at the studio, guests can enjoy an ensuite bathroom equipped with a combined shower and bath.
For your convenience, Bangalla includes a laundry with a washer, dryer, and ironing facilities, as well as an additional toilet.
Bangalla is situated in the middle of a rural property, with the house surrounded by abundant birds and wildlife. Guests are able to enjoy the house verandahs, beautiful lawns and gardens, however, for safety and neighbours' privacy, guests are not permitted to walk into the farm paddocks and must not approach horses or other animals. Children must be supervised at all times as there are a number of dams and watercourses on the property, as well as wildlife.
Nestled away amongst attractive gardens and mature trees on the eastern side of Bangalla is a sparkling in-ground swimming pool, finished in a unique rock design. Overlooking this serene pool is a luxury, shaded gazebo with a vaulted timber ceiling - it's the ideal spot to sit back and relax by the glimmering water. Please note, the pool is not heated, however, it enjoys plenty of sunlight throughout the early part of the day.
Bangalla is pet-friendly on request, however, the property is not fully fenced. A small dam, pond and watercourse is also located on the grounds. Please contact our reservations team to discuss prior to booking. Terms and conditions apply.
Bangalla has parking space for 2 vehicles in the undercover carport, with an additional 2 vehicles able to park along the driveway leading to the property. Please note, the garage is not accessible to guests.
Bangalla is located in the sleepy hinterland hamlet of Possum Creek, a short 7 minute drive from Bangalow village, and 10 minute drive from the heart of Byron Bay.
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