Driving through the Byron Bay Hinterland is an exercise in surprise and wonder. Turn one corner and a magnificent sweep of ocean comes into view; turn another and a beautiful green valley unfolds before the majestic backdrop of the Nightcap Ranges.
Turn into the hedge-lined driveway at this hinterland retreat and you’ll find all the peace, beauty and green tranquility of the region is encapsulated in one stylish property.
Verandahs is an elegant and welcoming holiday destination where you will feel yourself unwind from the moment you walk onto the deep covered verandah and take in the vista – ocean, rolling hills, and manicured, park-like grounds.
Gracefully decorated with comfort in mind, Verandahs offers numerous opportunities for relaxation, with daybeds, deep couches, and various outdoor settings positioned to take in the best views: watch the sun set over the hills from the west side of the studio house; watch the ships sail past from a bench seat on a rolling lawns; watch the birds sing in the Poinciana tree from the verandah house as the sun rises over the ocean. Inside and outside are seamless here, thanks to wide French doors, picture windows and bi-fold-doors.
Verandahs caters for groups of varying sizes and is perfect for entertaining. The stunning verandah house has two generous queen bedrooms and bathrooms, luxuriously appointed, an office with internet access, and a magnificent fully equipped, open plan kitchen, living, and eating areas. There are polished floorboards, a stunning, eclectic collection of artworks gathered from all over the world, and sumptuous furnishings.
Connected via cover walkway is the second house – a large two-bedroom studio with vaulted ceilings and an abundance of natural light. Polished cement floors are dressed with beautiful rugs, and a fully equipped kitchen looks over gardens to the hills beyond.
In the cooler months a wood-burning fireplace transforms the studio into a cozy and comfortable winter haven. An extensive library of books and movies completes the picture.
All this is surrounded by the most beautiful gardens where rolling lawns are punctuated by magnificent mature flowering trees, oak trees, liquid ambers, and fragrant flowering hedges. Behind the verandah house is a large flat lawn perfect for bocce or croquet, bordered by a stand of pine trees and an “enchanted forest”.
Immersed in the calm of nature you will find yourself restored and recharged and ready to explore the bounty of the region.
Idyllically situated only ten minutes from the internationally renowned resort town of Byron Bay and the boutique village of Bangalow,
Verandahs offers privacy and a feeling of blessed isolation within a short distance to top restaurants and shopping, and some of the most pristine beaches in the world.
Verandahs is an exclusive holiday destination offering complete luxury accommodation.
The Verandah House (2 queen beds) and The Studio (1 queen bed and 1 king bed) both sleep 2 couples. The houses can be rented as a whole or as individual accommodation.
Verandahs is ideal for small weddings and/or events and is perfect for honeymooners.
There are very few that would disagree that Byron Bay is be the most enticing destination on the East Coast of Australia. This infamous beach town is a place of blissful existence where barefoot executive meets dreadlocked surfer meets yoga master, absolutely no-one is out of place here.
Byron Bay is on the doorstep to the world’s largest expanse of subtropical rainforest meeting mountains forged from ancient volcanoes whilst overlooking more than 300 kilometres of spectacular coastline. Pristine surf beaches are complimented by mild all year round temperatures of this sub-tropical region, allowing for a sun filled, outdoor lifestyle. Byron Bay itself has a uniquely Australian, but highly cosmopolitan lifestyle that visitors just love. It’s truly a place to restore the senses.