About the Wynnum Manly Houses and Location

Wynnum Manly Hideaway is made up of five holiday houses that offer short term furnished accommodation in Brisbane. Offering family holiday accommodation close to Brisbane CBD ( 25 min ) , in the Brisbane Bayside suburbs of Wynnum and Manly.

Internet and Premium TV Included

First of all the houses have internet and Foxtel/optus premium TV access. While you are staying with us you never miss a beat with work or contact with the world with unlimited access to the internet . The houses are a minimum of three bedrooms and most have two bathrooms. All are fully fenced for your peace of mind with children. Being self-contained holiday houses , they have a fully workable kitchen and laundry. Every house is stand alone and private. Lastly, with a BBQ area and fully fenced for privacy, this is your home away from home in Brisbane.

Whether you are looking for short term accommodation in Wynnum or one of the suburbs close by, you will find this a central location. Being one of the closest accommodation providers for the Port of Brisbane , along the river and supplying Brisbane Airport accommodation, we service a large area.

20 Minute drive to airport

Easily located off M1, Gateway Motorway and Port of Brisbane Motorway, aswell as Wynnum Road.  Getting about in Brisbane is easy from the houses. Or jump on a train or bus closeby if you are heading to the city to avoid the one way streets. The trains stop at both Wynnum and Manly and the houses are a short walk to the vibrant waterfront.

20 Minute drive from Brisbane CBD

The Esplanade at Wynnum features a terrific wading pool and a new water park for children. Many generations of locals and visitors have enjoyed the wading pool in the safe environment .  Pandanas Beach,  with the imported sand makes a swim in the ocean ,20 minutes out of the city incredible. Manly Harbour Village foreshore is host to many restaurants, a marina full of magnificent yachts, and is an excellent spot for a leisurely bike ride or walk along its spectacular esplanade. Life cannot get any more relaxed than where the City meets the Bay!

Private self contained accommodation In Brisbane

If you’re looking for a holiday destination or  for short term accommodation in Brisbane  you will find plenty to do here. Perhaps you are after something a bit more strenuous. There are plenty of recreational and sporting facilities to choose from in this area. Sister suburbs of Wynnum and Manly, compliment each other and offer the visitor and locals alike many activities, adventures and restaurants.
With many activities on offer for the young and not so young at heart.  Ranging from beachside activities, water activities, sailing, fishing and diving to the not so energetic activities of enjoying the many restaurants , clubs and picnicking on the beautiful esplanade. Each suburb has its own distinctive personality.   Wynnum Central is  a commercial and very family friendly hub.   Manly Harbour Village offering spectacular waterfront restaurants, activities and the Manly Marina home to many fabulous yachts and cruisers.

Where the City meets the Bay

With suburbs complimenting each other so well the visitor  ( and resident)  is never short of an activity. Having a  commercial centre, shopping centre and a wide variety of shops , restaurants and clubs , you may not want to leave. With wildlife galore including Turtles, Dolphins, Dugong, Mantra Ray to name a few, jump on a boat and get spotting . You may be lucky to receive a visit from a dolphin whilst walking along the esplanade or enjoying a bite to eat in a waterfront restaurant or club.

Wynnum/Manly has many foreshore parks that makes it  a popular destination for picnics and outdoor activities. With a superb assortment of cafes and restaurants in both suburbs, all tastes and budgets are catered for. Finally take advantage of the many restaurants and takeaways situated right on the waters edge. Something for every occasion and budget. Enjoy the superb weather all year round and outdoor living Brisbane is world renown for.

Plenty to do close-by

History is significant in the area with the colonial prison of St Helena Island just a short boat ride away.  In addition visit the 19th century garrison at Fort Lytton nearby by car. Important sites can be visited on the Heritage Trail. A B Sea Cruises operates tours to St Helena which depart from Manly Harbour. For the truly adventurous, book the Night Ghost Tour! There is so much to see all year round, day and night. Nearby Stradbroke Island has a well documented Aborigine history to Colonial History to present day lifestyle.

Something for the children

We have a fabulous wading pool on the esplanade. This is cleaned by the tide but stays full all the time. Next to the wading pool is a water adventure playground . This is a terrific area with bbq areas and plenty of shade and bathrooms.
Go to the Wynnum North bird -hide to view native birds feeding and resting in the wetlands. For children, the nearby Wynnum Mangrove Broadwalk has a storybook trail to follow . This teaches the importance of the mangrove environment and its purpose in the area. This trail is close to Wynnum By The Bay house and is an easy walk along the boardwalk.

Driving Distances from the houses

Best of all this is a short drive or train trip from the city, and close to the motorways to the Gold Coast and Sunshine coast.
To  Brisbane CBD – 16 km

To Airport – 18.4 km

You can get to Wynnum Manly by car, train or bus.

Ideally located close to the marinas for Crew accommodation . We provide short term crew accommodation for  visiting vessels having work carried out at Rivergate Marina or The Yard Brisbane.

Perfect for Crew Accommodation

Rivergate Marina is a certified Clean Marina, catering for vessels from 8 to 80m. Voted in the Top 3 Australian Marinas by Boat International USA, Rivergate is an ideal cruising destination for all vessels visiting the South Pacific and Eastern Seaboard of Australia.

The Yard Brisbane (TYB) 

The Yard Brisbane is one of the most well-resourced yards on the East Coast of Australia. It is strategically located less than 2km from the Port of Brisbane. Just 15km from the Brisbane International Airport and within 11km of the CBD.  The Yard BRisbane  offers a wide range of marine services related to vessel refit and repair. Also  manufacturing and fabrication. Including assembly, maintenance, load out, project-work assistance and can provide unparalleled logistical solutions.

This is achieved by their network of on-site and partner relationships. Their 600 ton Straddle Carrier, with its 13 meters beam hauls vessels up to 80 meters in length. This being the largest straddle carrier capacity in the Southern Hemisphere. Combined with more than 10 specially Engineered Project Sheds, The Yard Brisbane stands alone in the Southern Hemisphere when it comes to capabilities and facilities.

Their project sheds offer near perfect working conditions 24/7.  They have up to 25m high ceiling accessing 4 x 10t overhead cranes. They have  multiple high amp power outlets. Plus high tech fire monitoring systems. Also high tech ventilation and lighting. With  controlled access and private storage areas and offices,  they suit most vessels.

Short term pet friendly accommodation in Brisbane by arrangement

With a dog park close by to let the dogs run free the whole family can enjoy this day out.

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