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Majestic Art Deco Apartment. High On Spring Hill, Mins To City.

Bedrooms 5
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Oversized Apartment. Fully renovated. Pool and outdoor entertainment area

We are available to discuss your booking 7 days, 8am to 8pm.

This majestic Spring Hill landmark art deco building was built in 1930s and is located on prestigious Gregory Terrace. The views from Carrington Manor overlook parklands to the front and the city skyline views from the decks are spectacular.

There are 3 floors in this building, this ad is for an apartment that occupies an entire floor it is very spacious and has been fully renovated. The views are fabulous and the high position allows full enjoyment of breezes from every direction on all levels.


- large lounge dining overlooking views of Brisbane City skyline

- extra large LCD TV with DVD and cable TV (Foxtel)

- fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, oven, cook top etc

- bathroom 1 has shower, toilet and vanity

- bathroom 2 has large shower/bath, vanity and toilet

(NB this bathroom can serve as private ensuite to master rm)

- 4 bedrooms with robes

- 2nd lounge with TV/DVD can also be used as 5th bedroom. Inner spring sofa bed

- newly painted and new furnishings, floors and rugs throughout

- wifi internet

- combined washer/dryer and ironing facilities

- 3 garages on site

- ceiling fan lights in every bedroom. Remote controlled

- reverse cycle air conditioning to lounges and all bedrooms. Individually remote controlled

- outdoor entertainment area


Brm 1 - queen bed

Brm 2- queen bed + king single

Brm 3 - queen bed

Brm 4 - king single

Brm 5 - double sofa bed. OR use as 2nd informal lounge


This is accessed via the rear stairs from each level and the area from there is totally secure for children.

- fully landscaped

- tiled pool with seating shelf to watch the sun set over the city

- BBQ on town gas with paved area and outdoor dining suite for 10

- fire pit

- eskies etc supplied


Min booking 7 nights, or 14 nights for Christmas period

$250-280pn for 4 people

$25 per night for extra people >4

$25 per person for linen (optional)

$50 baby set - high chair, child gates, cots (when available)

$250 exit clean

$30 per hour extra cleaning (may apply for outdoor area if not left well)

Extra may apply for booking through this site to cover their commission

10% GST applies


Bookings of less than 7 nights are accepted as follows...

- if your dates adjoin another booking

- if booking is last minute

- Min fee for midweek is $1200 per apartment

- Min fee applies $1500 - $2200 if your dates cover weekend nights. (Fri / Sat / Sun)

NB For holiday, long weekends and special events surcharge may apply.

Please note the calendar is only marked full when all our homes advertised on VRBO are taken and you are encouraged to apply for any length of stay, each booking is assessed individually.

Rylance Holiday Homes - our family looking after yours.

We are a family business - specialising in quality, inner city holiday accommodation for large or small groups.

VRBO LISTINGS for 6 bedroom homes to studio apartments.

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More Details

Jennifer Rylance
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Jennifer Rylance

We have been providing accommodation of different styles since 2004. We enjoy the holiday homes business best as we find our guests are usually celebrating something special and they look after the homes as their own.

Jennifer Rylance purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Jennifer Rylance chose Queensland

Carrington Apartments offers 3 different styles of art deco decor. Top level is decorated in the black/red/white bolder combinations and the animal influences of the time. The middle level features the oyster / grey white scheme with pops of lime and torquoise and creates more of a casual holiday theme. The lowest level is the more sophisticated beige hues with navy and yellow accents.

All the great features of a 1930s building including oversized bedrooms, incredible insulation from the double brick construction, high ceilings and special features have been retained and we have added (or will be adding shortly), the comforts of modern living. There are flow through breezes and views on all levels and from most directions.

After investing in property for 28 years, we now only purchase homes we love ourselves. As an investment, they may not stack up as well as multiple cheaper homes, but we have reached the stage where the enjoyment the property brings us, is now equally important as its investment potential.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Dave

Your group were a pleasure to host and thanks for your kind and fair words on the property.

The noise issue has been raised once before on the lower level (never for top floors), we are going to stay there this weekend and check it out.

In any event, I have arranged for a double glazing quote this weekend. Even though an inner city location, a quiet sleep is important.

May 2016
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Fortitude Valley Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single , King single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Queen and king single beds
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital


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Majestic Art Deco Apartment. High On Spring Hill, Mins To City.
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews

Wonderful apartment and great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment met all our expectations.. It is excellently appointed, with impressive décor and ample space and facilities for a group/large family. The views over the Brisbane sky line, particularly in the evening from the balcony, which has its own barbecue facility, are a highlight.

Jennifer was a very friendly and helpful landlord.

Thoroughly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay for a group - great layout and location

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here for a work trip with five people. One of the few places that I could find to take us all under one roof with everyone having their own room. It made it much more affordable. Great layout of house and handy location. I did notice some road noise initially, but I otherwise live in a very quiet location and by the third night I didn't notice it at all. Very handy having combination door access if staying with a large group, makes it easier to manage comings and goings. The property is fitted out to a high standard and had everything we needed.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent group accommodation

  • 5 of 5

We booked all 3 apartments for a visiting dance company and they couldn't have been happier. The apartments are absolutely beautiful and fully equipped with everything they needed. Jen was very helpful and communicative. This is now our preferred accommodation for visiting groups and we will definitely be booking again.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Character property that oozes class with a little bit of funk!!!

  • 5 of 5

Carrington House is perfect if your after a weekend/week away with a few people and wish to entertain, the facilities are exceptional. This property is close to restaurants,shopping city and clubs.We had a family trip for a wedding with some small children and the property ticked all the boxes, From deliciously comfortable beds, large bathrooms, stunning decor, two bbqs, swimming pool, private balcony, plenty of seating, foxtel, a surplus of storage space. You will not want for anything if you stay here!!!

The owner Jennifer was prompt in replying to my request to stay at Carrington House and very helpful.

I highly recommend this property and will be using Carrington House again as it was Perfect.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic apartment, lovely owner and beautiful place!

  • 5 of 5

Great apartment, wonderful facilities and very comfortable - felt like I was back in my own home! Highly recommend for anyone travelling in a large group (4-5 people). The bedrooms are all separate and you can have your own little private space. All the facilities you can ask for with nice little things such as Foxtel and Bose soundsystem for ipod/iphone etc...

  • Submitted: May 24, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This property is just beautiful. It's location is walking distance to the city, night life or a cheap taxi ride away from most central destination. It has everything you need and the owner's and very pleasant to deal with.

It comes highly recommend from me and my partner.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Gold Coast
Car: not necessary

This is a superb location. Walking distance to the vibrant Fortitude Valley precinct and 2 kms from Queen St Mall. The RNA show grounds and the Royal Brisbane Hospital are a 5 min walk away.

Spring Hill is the more affluent suburb of inner Brisbane city, home to mostly professional families.

The suburb is quiet, safe and well established with character homes and significant buildings.

The Centenary pool complex is a short walk through the park opposite and is available for public use.

Carrington Manor enjoys a walk score of 93/100. Considers a walker's paradise so daily errands will not require a car and transport score of 98/100 - 8 min walk to trains and bus stop 200 m.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $220.18
Additional Guest Fee $20.02 per person per night
Pet Fee $44.04
Damage Deposit $400.32

Min stay 7 nts unless dates adjoin another booking, please ask
$250-280 per night
$20 pp pn people >4
$20 pp linen
$50 for baby package. Cot /high chair. (if available)
$250 exit clean
10% GST
$500 Bond

50% on booking. Balance due 1 month before your stay. Please ensure you have travel insurance as refunds only available if apartment is relet, less admin costs.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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