About the property
- House1076 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Mininum Stay1 - 2 nights
The perfect Brisbane Cottage, charming, cute and very comfortable.
Fern Street Cottage has a large house yard, spacious covered deck, beautiful furnishings a fantastic location.
Walk to PA Hospital, The Gabba Cricket/AFL ground and Stones Corner with its trendy cafes, restaurants and shops.
There is a kids playground and large park just across the road and the Buranda Train and busway station is 2 minutes walk.
Enjoy Brisbane's latest hotspot right on your doorstep or take the bus or train to the CBD in 10 minutes!
Staying in is fun too with front and back verandahs, fantastic books and a house that is so cute you will want to take it home.
Linen including towels is provided and the kitchen is fully equipped with european appliances - 4 burner gas stove with oven and microwave.
There is also a laundry with washer and dryer,
Air Conditioning / Reverse Cycle Heating
We are 4 kilometres from Brisbane CBD
2 minute walk from Buranda Train and Bus Station.
We are a 10 minute walk from the PA Hospital
15 minute walk from the "Gabba" cricket and AFL ground
5 minute walk to Stones Corner for cafes, restaurants, shops, bars and the pub
5 minute walk to Aldi or 10 minute walk to Woolworths supermarkets
30 second walk to Hanlan Park for kids playground and lots of space to run around
The South East Bikeway runs past our door for cycle access to the city and Southbank in 10 to 15 minutes
We are one busway stop from the Mater Hospital (5 minutes).
Fern Street Cottage has 3 spacious bedrooms and sleeps 8 people.
Bedroom 1: 1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 2: 1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 3: 4 Single Beds (2 bunk beds)
There is a large covered rear deck with a BBQ which is perfect for dining or just relaxing. It has a lush green outlook over the large backyard.
There is a front verandah which is also great for watching the cyclist pass by on the bikeway or enjoying a quiet cup of tea or coffee.
The houseyard is fully fenced and pets are welcome. **Please note that you need to inform us of your intention to bring a pet. There is a $50 surcharge for bookings with pets**
There is under cover off street parking for one vehicle.
It has been lovingly restored and exudes the charm these Queenslander houses are famous for. VJ walls, polished floors, Crows Ash verandah decking, breezeways, claw foot bathtub, stained glass windows.
All modern conveniences including air con, heating, european cooktop and oven, microwave, washer, dryer.
- Response time:
- within a few days
- Calendar last updated:
- Dec 06, 2015
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Excellent brisbane location
Nice small house in the Gabba. Easy reach of brisbane center and other areaa. Close to shops and cafés at Corner Stone. Close to public transport (Burunda station) and motorway, whuch is convenient but also traffic noise. We loved the decking outside and the garden. Inside limited space for dining especially when with more than 2 guests. Excellent stay for two in spring/summer but would-be not be back in winter.
Thanks for the review. Brisbane Winters are actually the best time of year with gorgeous blue skies and balmy temperatures in the mid 20s. The house has reverse cycle heating and radiators in every room and is actually very warm and cosy. We hope that you will decide to come back and find out!
Quaint Cottage, Great Location
Well set up property with everything you could need. Great location. Hosts were very good communicators and easy to deal with. Very comfortable and close to Stones Corner restaurants and hotels, about 500mtr walk through the park. Really enjoyed our time there.
Thanks for your review Drew. We hope to welcome you back soon.
Fern Street Cottage was perfect for our group of three adults and one child. It was exactly as described, furnished with character and care, and close to cafes, shops and public transport. Plenty of books and toys, also an iron which we needed as we were attending a wedding. The only thing I recommend for winter guests is to ensure you have adequate warm clothes for the evening and early morning. This type of house is designed to cool down quickly after a hot day, but it also cools down quickly on a cold night! (Note: warm bedding is provided, no problems there.)
Thanks Dora for your nice review. We do have reverse cycle air-con (heat pump) in the living areas and electric radiators in each bedroom which you are welcome to use. They make the place quite toasty and warm. We hope to welocme you back again soon!
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Fern Street cottage. The location is convenient to the bus & train & to local shops & restaurants. The kitchen is well stocked & the house was clean, tidy & comfortable. An awesome place to stay in Brisbane.
We had a wonderful time ,the house was clean and well presented with all the little extras that make your stay comfortable. We spent most of our time on the back deck watching our two dogs play in the huge back yard .I love this place i wanted to stay longer but it was booked out .
Cte, comfy & convenient says it all
We enjoyed our stay at Fern Street cottage, mostly because with extended family including small children, it was nice to have a house rather than an apartment. There is a good covered deck as well as a grassed back yard, with a laundry in the basement and even a clothesline! The house is small but with reasonably sized bedrooms and very well equipped. Only one bathroom with no separate toilet was a bit challenging with 4 adults & 2 children, but the convenience of the location with a lovely park across the road & walking distance to the supermarket & cafes made up for that.