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Metres to Beaches, Shops

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Built in 1912, 'The Kipsey' is one of Torquay's original and most charming 'beach houses'. Perfectly located amongst all Torquay has to offer, including both surf and front beaches, restaurants, cafes and shops, you will be able to walk everywhere within minutes.

Alive with character and comfort throughout, this home offers: three bedrooms, two with double beds, and the third with single bunk over double bed; two separate living areas, including an open fireplace, LCD TV, DVD player; large bathroom with corner bath and separate shower; separate toilet; charming kitchen; and a large laundry with washing machine.

Outside, the large, north facing backyard with BBQ offers the perfect setting to relax and entertain. Alternatively, relax on the front verandah while you listen to the breaking waves. The property offers plenty of secure off street parking. Pets allowed outside only.

We are positive you will enjoy your stay at 'The Kipsey'.

PLEASE NOTE: Fresh linen for beds is provided, however please bring your own towels fro bathroom (they can be provided if necessary for an additional fee)

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
November 9, 2017


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Torquay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Child's Highchair
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Outdoor Grill
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • surfing


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(11 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.5454545 based on 11 reviews

KIPSEY - Torquay

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable stay and great homely place for relaxing and unwinding. 100 mtrs from Restaurants,Entertainment and a very short walk to magnificent beaches and scenery. One minor contact/issue required during the stay and the owner rectified it within 15 mins. Great place and great support service if ever needed. A1.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Great family home

  • 4 of 5

With two living areas, a large back garden, a sheltered outdoor entertainment area and wonderful period features, this generous home is within easy walking distance to both beaches, the main shopping precinct, and beachside cafes. It was a fun place to stay in and accommodated the seven of us beautifully.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Great location

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Walking distance to the Torquay hotel, shops and beach. Cute cottage and great backyard. Bathroom could use an update. But otherwise in perfect working order.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Excellet location!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend away from the city .. loved the fireplace, friendly town, great food - would defiantly be back!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Torquay, Victoria, Australia

Great for Families

  • 5 of 5

Charming family cottage - everything you need, comfy beds, close to beach & shops. Will definitely visit again.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Great Location, Larger than expected.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 4 nights. 5 adults and a child. We were actually surprized the property was much larger than we expected. Three bedrooms all with double beds, one with a single bunk above the double. All freshly decorated, the photos we saw on line actually didn't seem to do it justice, as it was much larger and more modern than we expected. Would happily recommend to anyone. Owners quick to respond and very helpful.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2015
  • Stayed: February 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional


  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 7 guests. Property has 4 beds and can sleep a maximum 7 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $500 per stay

    Optional Costs
    Towels: $50 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these

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