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8 4 2 2
7 Nancy Street Aireys Inlet Victoria 3231

Bristlebird is a thoroughly modern seaside home with delightful and quirky styling accents blended throughout. Set in one of Aireys Inlet’s best streets on the sought after beach side of the Great Ocean Road, only 400m from the clifftop walk and a very easy 650m stroll to the fabulous Sunnymead and Sandy Gully beaches.

At the end of a quiet court and positioned on a flat block of around 850m2, this superbly designed four bedroom, two bathroom house, sleeps up to 8, offering the perfect location for families, friends getaways or just you and your best friends, including your dog as we are pet friendly on application (outside only, more information below). It also has the modern comforts of home with Wi-Fi, Netflix and air conditioning and heating available.

Fill your days with long coastal walks, lazy beach days, or Great Ocean road tripping before returning to this 2 level stunning retreat with two separate living areas allowing for room to spread. The northerly aspect is amazing and provides for the sensational winter sun to flow into the expansive open plan living area upstairs as well as the two separate outdoor deck areas. One of which is partially covered to enjoy the BBQ or your wine and cheese on the Acapulco chairs any time of year.

Enter through the beautiful timber door to the lower level foyer with polished salt and pepper concrete floors downstairs. The features of this magnificent property are many and varied, but include double glazing, great cross flow ventilation, a 6 star gas log fire plus much, much more including the inviting tallowwood floors upstairs. Outside you will also find a large fire pit with wooden bench seating, don't forget the marshmallows!

Most importantly, the location is absolutely superb, allowing privacy, peace and quiet and the perfect spot to reside or relax all only 100km from Melbourne. There is a double carport plus space for another 2 cars in the driveway. 

Renovating, relocating, between house sales? We would welcome you for stays of up to 3 months. Ask us about our monthly rates and cleaning services.


Family bathroom with walk-in shower, and a separate laundry room with washing machine and clothes dryer, iron and ironing board. Sliding glass doors from the downstairs living area lead outside, with paved outdoor area, outdoor shower, lawn and native garden. Upstairs is the beautiful open plan kitchen, dining and living area. Sunlit and spacious, this level has warm tallowed timber floorboards and a timeless white and timber colour scheme.

Featuring a gas log fireplace, split system air conditioner, comfy lounges, Smart TV, DVD player and Bluetooth Speaker, the living room is an inviting space to relax in, whatever the season or weather. The modern kitchen features stone and stainless steel benchtops, a 900mm electric oven with gas cooktop, dishwasher, fridge with ice dispenser, Aldi Coffee Machine and excellent quality kitchenware and appliances. Enjoy your breakfast on the sheltered North facing deck just off the kitchen, or relax here all afternoon revelling in the peace and quiet.

For family dining, choose to gather around the 8 seat timber dining table together, or enjoy the views on the ocean side deck, cooking up the day’s catch on the Jumbuck 4 burner BBQ. Netflix available on the TV in the bedroom and downstairs lounge room. 

You will find the spacious master suite upstairs, with queen size bed, modern en-suite with walk-in shower, and walk-in wardrobe. The ground level houses the 2nd living area with large flat screen Smart TV & DVD, split system Air Conditioning and Heating as well as an electric Noriet panel heater plus the 3 other bedrooms. 

Smoking is permitted in the outside area but is strictly not allowed inside the house.


Bedroom Configuration - Linen and Towels Supplied

  • Bedroom 1 (Upstairs): 1 x Queen Size Bed
  • Bedroom 2 (Downstairs): 1 x Queen Size Bed and study desk
  • Bedroom 3 (Downstairs): 1 x King bed or 2 x Single Beds
  • Bedroom 4 (Downstairs): 1 x King bed or 2 x Single Beds

Please request the following items to hire prior to your stay:

A porta cot, high chair and stair guard: no charge but you must supply your own linen for the porta cot.

The Stairguard is not fitted guard so children will need to be supervised around the stairs at all times. We do not recommend the property for children who cannot negotiate stairs or cannot be supervised around the stairs at all times.

Bathroom Configuration
Ensuite – Walk-in Shower, Toilet and vanity
Powder Room - Toilet and vanity

Bathroom 1 – Double shower
Powder Room - Toilet and vanity

Pet Friendly On Application

Dogs permitted on Application and outdoors only. Please also advise the breed of your dog as some very large breeds will not be permitted. Dogs must be up to date with all the proper vaccinations and registrations. No dogs are to be brought inside the house at any time. They are welcome to sleep on the upstairs balconies but not indoors. There is a little kennel out the back which your best friend is also welcome to use.

The backyard is enclosed by a wire fence so it is not suitable for escape artists or jumpers. There are also chickens in the neighbouring property of the yard. Pets must be kept under control at all times. Please ensure they are not left alone for extended periods as they can become distressed. Guests must provide their pets bedding, water and food bowls. Guests are responsible for 100% of the costs related to pet clean-up. That includes paying for landscaping/gardening and for any time spent cleaning up pet waste in the yard so that our cleaners can do the rest of their job safely. Rejuvenate Stays is not responsible if your pet escapes from the property and we recommend they have a collar with their name and contact phone number if they do become lost.

A $40 fee applies.




  • Sunnymead Beach: 650m, 8 min walk
  • The main street in Aireys Inlet, Great Ocean Rd: 1.4km, 3 min drive.  
  • The main street in Anglesea, Great Ocean Rd: 10.5km, 11 min drive.
  • Access to the Coastal walk - 400m, 5 min walk. Aireys Inlet is one bookend of the 44 km Surf Coast Walk, a cliff top and forest walk connecting to Anglesea and Torquay.
  • Eagles Nest Fine Art Gallery - 1.5km, 2 min drive
  • Sandy Gully beach - 2.4km, 5min drive
  • Great Ocean Road Mini Golf - 2.4 km, 4 min drive
  • Split Point Lighthouse and Eagle Rock Lookout– 2.8 km, 5 min drive.
  • Fairhaven Surf Life Saving Club – 3.9km, 6 min drive
  • Anglesea Golf Club - 9.7km, 12 min drive
  • Anglesea Lake: 10.3km, 11 min drive
  • Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie and ice creamery: 14.7km, 15 min drive
  • Aireys Inlet Medical Centre: 1.4km, 2 min drive
  • Lorne Hospital: 20km, 29 min drive

Shopping and dining     

  • Restaurant – A La Grecque: 1.6km, 3 min drive
  • Cafe – Mr.T and Me: 1.4km, 3 min drive
  • Bar – Aireys Pub: 1.7km, 3 min drive
  • Grocery store/supermarket –Aireys Inlet General Store: 1.4km, 3 min drive or Anglesea IGA 10.8km, 13 min drive
  • Market – Airey's Inlet Market - 1km, 2 min drive.Winery – Bellbrae Estate: 21.6km, 21min drive

Security Deposit and Guest Information

Please note we will deduct $500 from your credit card 10 days prior to your arrival. This will then be returned upon inspection of the property after your departure. If we need to make a claim against your security deposit it covers an amount up to $1000, which may include but is not limited to the following: Excess cleaning fees, Excess laundering fees (inc. sleeping directly on to doonas, pillows, mattresses), Dirty BBQ, Excess garbage removal, Damage or breakages at the property, Loss of keys or scanners and Late check-out.

Our rates are based on twin share. Fees will apply for excess guests not agreed in advance. Please include all adults and children in your enquiry. If you have babies please advise their ages also. Please note guests under the age of 24 must travel with a guest of 24 years of age or older. Guests are required to be at least 24 years of age to stay in our property on their own. Unless prior approval is given, guests not conforming to this policy, will result in Rejuvenate Stays denying access to the property and no refunds will be provided. We are happy to consider making exceptions so please contact us if you don't fall within our age restrictions but would love to stay.



Fiona says:
Oct 2021
Beautiful house , well maintained. We enjoyed our weekend here.
Sonia says:
Aug 2021
This place was amazing, clean, homely, relaxing, inviting, stylish and warm. A beautiful home, lovely space, 4 bedrooms. We had breakfasts and dinners here, so spacious with 8 adults and exceptionally clean and homely. 10 out of 10 from us.
Kate says:
Jul 2021
A beautiful, clean, large home. Perfect for our family of 5 with 3 teenagers needing their own spaces. Fantastic, quiet location. We really enjoyed the comfort, style and layout of the main living space, a really beautiful place to enjoy some downtime. Communication was clear and thorough making for a really wonderful Airbnb experience. Would highly recommend.
Jen says:
Jun 2021
The house was amazing and the communication was even better. We had a wonderful stay. Thank you for the wonderful stay and for being so accommodating to us. We had a great weekend and really enjoyed our stay in the beautiful home. Your communication and timeliness really helped facilitate a great weekend so thank you!
Rebecca Mackinnon says:
May 2021
Absolutely stunning home, full of thoughtful features, a well equipped kitchen, gorgeous outdoor spaces. A short walk will get you to the glorious cliffside track, and beaches are very close by too. Thank you so much for a special weekend!
Pauline Duggan And Brian Mathews says:
Apr 2021
5/5 Perfectly designed home We loved the large sunny living room with outlook to the surrounding canopy. Ideal for cool days with gas fire and comfy spots for reading/relaxing.
Karen Louey says:
Apr 2021
Lovely large stylish home with everything you need. Outdoor areas were great as well. Close to the beach with great beach trail walks. We loved our stay.
Bristlebird says:
Apr 2021
We loved the large sunny living room with an outlook to the surrounding canopy. Ideal for cool days with gas fire and comfy spots for reading/relaxing.
Ming says:
Mar 2021
Beautiful property, extremely well equiped, in a quiet street close to town and the beaches.
Hudson says:
Mar 2021
A beautiful sunlit house, close to everything you could need including beach and small shops. Beautiful
Maíra says:
Mar 2021
Lovely and comfortable house, highly recommended.
Victoria says:
Feb 2021
Lovely, spacious house with homely touches and beautiful decor. Everything you could need is provided just like communication is extremely prompt if there are any queries. This is the second time we have stayed here and definitely hope to come again!
Catharine says:
Feb 2021
The property was ideal for two families on a week's holiday. Exactly as described: spacious, comfortable, quiet, convenient and equipped with everything needed for a comfortable stay. The location was excellent for exploring the surf coast and Great Ocean Road. I found communication with the host was prompt and clear. Highly recommend and would book again. Thank you for a lovely stay.
Kate says:
Jan 2021
Fantastic place for a family holiday. Beautifully presented and walking distance to perfect beaches.
Megan says:
Jan 2021
We had a very comfortable stay and thoroughly enjoyed how close we were to the beach, walks, and town.We also loved the balcony being at treetop height to watch all of the birds. The house is stocked with essential pantry items was also a bonus! Beautiful spacious property.
Marion says:
Dec 2020
We loved everything from the house, spacious, great decoration, very comfortable and well equipped if you like cooking!
Tom says:
Dec 2020
We stayed at the property with 6 adults and 3 toddlers. The owners were nice enough to install a baby gate at the top of the stairs so the kids could walk around with no fear. The house was extremely clean and incredibly nice, everyone who stayed absolutely loved it, everything was perfect.
Nicole says:
Dec 2020
Fantastic house with lots of room and bathrooms for guests, backyard and balconies great. Very close to coastline for walks and to go to the beach but a drive to cafes. Linen could be better but great that it is all provided - especially convenience of the portacot and high chair. Brought our pram but didn’t need it either.
Kate says:
Nov 2020
Great house and beautiful location. Details and information for checking in/out were thorough. Thanks.
Skye says:
Oct 2020
A warm and inviting large space great for sharing with friends or family.
Sue says:
Jul 2020
Fabulous, spacious and stylish house close to the beach. We loved staying here - plenty of room for 4 adults and 3 teenagers.
Kris says:
Jul 2020
We had a delightful winter stay at this house. The weather was cold, but the house was lovely and warm. It was very well equipped with most things we needed for our stay (including wifi and 3 TVs). Close to cliff top walk, which was beautiful, and in a nice quiet cul-de-sac.
Debra says:
Jul 2020
Beautiful home with everything you need. A spectacular part of Victoria. We had a fantastic 3 days. Such a gorgeous house and location. Excellent instructions for check-in and the facilities/use of the house.
Ashley says:
Jul 2020
Great place to spend time with your friends and family! Would love to visit again one day soon!
Kym says:
Jun 2020
Great property for a family with plenty of room for all. There were seven of us plus the dog. Well situated close to the cliffs at Airey's Inlet and while close to other properties was well screened with lovely trees and bushes.
Debbie says:
Apr 2020
An absolutely amazing house. Has everything you need for a great stay.
Sarah says:
Mar 2020
We had a very relaxing and comfortable stay at this property. Great location - walking distance to beach, lighthouse and shops. Plenty of lovely touches that made it feel homely. Highly recommended!
Sawyer says:
Mar 2020
This is a beautiful property which is as good, or great, as the photos indicate. It is perfectly suited for a small group with many areas for private contemplation away from the group. Every single thing we required was available
Cara says:
Mar 2020
A gorgeous home to stay in with everything you could hope for. Enough room for all the family or a group of friends. In a lovely quiet area and only a very short walk to a beautiful walking track overlooking the beach. Had a great stay and would love to come back one day.
Lauren says:
Jan 2020
Everything was very exceptional and we really enjoyed our stay, as well as the amenities, small touches, stocked pantry, bedding options, etc. The balcony and BBQ was a highlight and everything else was incredibly comfortable :) Our interactions online with our agent were very prompt.
Victoria says:
Jan 2020
Excellent prompt communication. Our stay in Aireys Inlet was just fabulous. Very impressed by
Victoria Taylor says:
Jan 2020
LOVED staying at Bristlebird. It is such a lovely house. 4 bedrooms well spread out over the property so there is privacy for family members. The living/dining/kitchen is so spacious and the air conditioner is very effective even in such a large space. The lovely thing is there are lots of things provided so it really feels like a home away from home. Lots of cushions, throws, books, artwork, scented diffusers all around the place A great kitchen with plenty of really nice bowls/plates/cutlery/glasses, and a well-stocked pantry that you are happy to replenish/add to when you leave - it feels like a bit of a co-op pantry :) You really feel like you are staying in your own beach house. Communication is excellent should you have any queries. Lisa/Janice/Annie were all very prompt in answering any questions we had where to find anything and dealing with bins etc. HIGHLY RECOMMEND this place (I've stayed in many AirBnb's in Europe/USA and this is even better!)
Claire says:
Dec 2019
Amazing spot for a quiet getaway which is close to Lorne, beach and great ocean road.
Marney says:
Dec 2019
Thank you for a smooth stay, but the most an absolutely beautiful house - we wanted to stay longer! Beautiful home perfect for a super chilled beachside holiday. The house is beautifully fitted out with state of the art amenities but in a warm, friendly and relaxed style. Great open plan living, kitchen and beautiful big decks - great for shared meals and relaxing. Light-filled, spacious, sparkling clean. Great hosts to deal with. Not super close for walking to town, but the peaceful surrounds and close access to the beach make up for it! I would definitely stay again - linger next time!
Roberto says:
Nov 2019
Great spot
Stuart And Bridget says:
Nov 2019
Very pleased with this. Normally book hotels but not that many suitable for us along this stretch of The Great Ocean Road. More of an AirB&B type deal but worked out better than expected. Fabulous property with loads of space and super facilities. Good to wind down and relieve stress rather than use as a touring base as we normally do. Easy drive to all the relevant sites in the area. Lovely clean and soft bedding and towels etc. Slept like a log in the comfortable beds.
Laura says:
Nov 2019
Fantastic house in excellent location. It felt like home. Would highly recommend.
Rowds says:
Oct 2019
We booked last minute and they were accommodating to our needs. This place is immaculate and as stunning in life as it is in the photos. The beach is metres away and the sunrises are spectacular! A home away from home! Highly recommended!!! 7 stars!
Hayley says:
Sep 2019
We had a fantastic stay at Bristlebird. The house was beautifully presented (exceeded our expectations) and had everything we needed for a relaxing girls weekend away. We will be back, thank you!
Lizzy says:
Jul 2019
Our stay at Bristlebird was lovely. The house was spacious and well set up for a group. We loved the view out onto the trees and bush outside and the close proximity (10 min walking) to the beach was fantastic. The heating was great and it was very cosy during our winter stay. The kitchen was spacious and had most of the things we needed. It was a great property for dogs and they loved the backyard and beach trips. We would love to stay here again. Thanks for having us!!!
Hannah says:
Jul 2019
Great location for a weekend away. Comfortably fits large groups and child friendly. Very quick responses and advice from host.
Steven says:
Jul 2019
Thank you for a wonderful stay at your beautiful house. Absolutely brilliant.
Jemma says:
Jun 2019
Great house in a great location. Very stylish, clean and a great layout for 2 families allowing your own space. The fire pit was a winner and the kids loved feeding the visiting parrots. It's also a fab location if you love the outdoors.... the coastal walk is only a few minutes away and it's a very scenic, great for a walk to the lighthouse or morning run. Great time had by all.
Garry says:
Apr 2019
Aireys Inlet is generally a great place to stay. We holiday here regularly. One of the few coastal towns that has a feel of being both by the sea and in the bush. Bristlebird is in a great location - walking distance to Sunnymead Beach and a minute from the clifftop walk. The house is nice and bright with lots of natural light. An enjoyable stay.

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