“Just to say what a wonderful stay we had in Jennifer's home .It was the perfect house swap .communication was great from the moment we decided to our swaps . We loved the house and situation This area of Queensland is ideal for families so much to do ,Brisbane is a fabulous city and only a forty min drive away . The house was close to a very sheltered beach all of two min walk , the sea was calm and warm . Hopefully we will get the chance to swap again at some point .”
Modern two-storey duplex
Modern two-storey duplex
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- 4 Bedrooms
- Sleeps 8
- 3 baths
About our home
Our home is located in Runaway Bay on a canal in Queensland's Gold Coast
It is a two-storey duplex with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, large living/dining area, modern kitchen, air-conditioned throughout, Laundry with automatic Washer and Dryer, outside BBQ, covered outdoor entertaining area and pool. We have parking for two cars - one in our garage. We are situated at the northern end of the Queensland's Gold Coast - only 40 mins from Coolangatta Airport and approx. one hour from Brisbane International Airport.
We have wonderful weather all year round with sub-tropical temperatures from 28C to 35C in summer and mild from 15C-22C in winter. That's why we live here!
The Broadwater is at the end of our street (2 mins walk) - a protected calm waterway for sailing, swimming, fishing, boating and canoeing. Fishing is a popular activity from local coastal fishing to off-shore deep sea charters.
The hinterland and mountains are only 30 minutes drive away where you can enjoy national parks, rainforests, bushwalking trails, waterfalls and rockpools.
- Main home
- Cable TV
- Air conditioning
- Equipped for kids
- No pets
“We had a great stay at Jennifer and Grant's home. The home is stunning with a lovely private pool that we struggled to drag our daughter away from. We enjoyed bbqs on the terrace each evening watching the sun set over the river. Jennifer was a great host and we would love to stay there again. Cannot recommend this place enough!”
More about us
- We are Jennifer (67) and Grant (67) and we have been keen on travelling since spending 3 years in the UK and travelling through Europe during our early 20's. Jennifer is a retired Accountant and Grant is a retired General Manager.
- We have 3 sons with partners and two delightful grandchildren. We like reading, walking and seeing different cultures in Australia and the world.
- We have a caravan and spent 3 months travelling through central and north-western Australia last year. We love historical sites but we also like to stay in a community and savour what the community provides. eg Restaurants, places of interest
Where is it?
- Buzzy restaurants
- The Gold Coast is a holiday destination and has many restaurants, cool bars and cozy cafes in the vicinity of where we live
- Retail therapy
- Marina Mirage, Pacific Fair shopping centre and Robina shopping centre
- Bit of culture
- Art Galleries and theatres
- Walks in the park
- The Broad water is at the end of our street (2mins walk) - a protected calm waterway for sailing, swimming, fishing,boating and canoeing.
- Spot of exercise
- Day tripping
- The hinterland and mountains are only 30 minutes drive where you can enjoy national parks, rainforests, bushwalking trails, waterfalls and rockpools.
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