The Ranger's Cottage, Manly
The Rangers Cottage Manly
Set in a quiet, leafy cul de sac, with a bush reserve on one side of the street and a secluded arm of Sydney Harbour just a stone's throw away, the Ranger's Cottage offers a delightful home away from home. Newly refurbished, fully self-contained and sun drenched, the Cottage features a main room (including kitchenette), bedroom, bathroom, laundry facilities and private outdoor courtyard.
Our Rangers Cottage
A unique and welcoming guest cottage set in a quiet, leafy culde sac, with a bush reserve on one side of the street and a secluded arm of Sydney Harbour just a stones thow away. Nestled in the grounds of a 1920's property, The Rangers Cottage is fully self contained to give you peace and privacy in proximity to the beauiful harbour foreshore and iconic Manly Beach. Originally the local forest ranger's dwelling, it has been completly refurbished and offers a sun drenched living area with kitchenette, a bedroom with King bed, bathroom, laundry facilities and private outdoor courtyard.
On the Harbour
The Cottage is located on the famous Manly to Spit Scenic Walkway, with Manly about 25 - 35 minutes' walk away (or five minutes by car). Picturesque Forty Baskets Beach (a sandy adn safe harbour beach with enclosed swimming area, jetty, rock pools, free barbequess and swings) is an easy eight minute walk through the bush reserve on a sealed path. A great cafe serving delicious coffee , breakfast , lunch and ice cream is a three minute walk via a pedestrian bridge across a cascading stream. Opposite it is North Harbour Reserve, which features a popular children's play area.
The Cottage sleeps up to four including king bed or two singles in the bedroom and a double sofa bed in the main room. With all the conveniences of home it is ideal for short and medium term stays and is family friendly. No Smoking or Pets.
Main room: comfortable L shaped sofa, dinning table (seats up to four), LCD TV, mini stereo system with iPod dock, USB adn stereo jack inputs, ceiling fan.
Kitchenette: small stove with two hotplates and combination convection microwave oven. Refrigerator with ice box. Cookware, crockery, glassware, cutlery, kettle, toaster.
Bathroom: shower, toilet, vanity, heated towel rail, heat lamp & fan.
Laundry: washing machine, drying rack, iron and board available.
Bedroom wardrobe with drawers, ceiling fan, very comfortable king size bed that can be split to make two single beds.
Parking: Available on the street.
We live next door in the main house and are on call to answer any of your questions adn help make your stay as enjoyable as possible. The cottage is cleaned and serviced weekly during your stay and includes all linen/ towels/ beach towels.
If your traveling with younger children, a travel cot, high chair and selection of toys can be provided if needed. You will also find a range of books for all ages.
A free Manly Council operated shuttle bus (to Manly ferry Wharf and local shopping destinations) runs past the end of the street (100m). Normal buses also operate along this route.
How To Get Here..
The Cottage is located on the famous Manly to Spit Scenic Walkway, only about five minutes' drive from Manly.
If you're using Public Transport, a free Manly Council operated shuttle bus from Manly ferry Wharf runs past the end of the street (100m). Normal buses also operate along this route.
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