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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

A wonderful and cosy house with a very friendly and helpful host. Linda helped us with the transportation, the sights, maps, bustables and just about everything! The breakfast was very good, free wi-fi was highly appreciated and we really felt the warmth and care that Linda radiated. We will not hesitate to return- we can't wait to return!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here twice, mid December 2016 and January 10/11 2017. Cecil House has a very private and self-contained area for B&B guests. The host, Linda is wonderful and she offered great suggestions on Manly - we visited Curl Curl Beach N of Manly for a great swim in the ocean pool, followed by an enjoyable walk back to Manly. This...

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Dear Eva Thank you very much for your lovely and generous review! I thoroughly having you and your family to stay. It's always a pleasure for me when I connect with my guests, and I certainly enjoyed chatting with you all. Keep having fun with your travels! Best Wishes Linda

Cumbernauld, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 20, 2016

We are a family of 4 with two young boys both under 12 at the time of our visit. We spent five days at Cecil Street B&B in April 2016. Linda is a warm and generous hostess. Adding small touches that make a huge difference (won't spoil the surprise and it may be different for each person/family). The rooms are...

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much Marcelle for taking the time to post such a lovely review! It was an absolute delight having you and your family to stay! Your two boys were a joy to be around and I loved their enthusiasm and sense of adventure! I would love to have you back at any time. Many thanks, Linda

Reviewed September 17, 2016

Owner was very responsive and well organised. My room was charming with pretty touches everywhere - even a bunch of fresh yellow roses on the dresser - nice bathroom and facilities. The owner, Linda, went out of her way to look after me.

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review and for being such a delightful guest! I hope to see you again when you are next in Manly. Best Wishes, Linda

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful 3 nights at Cecil St B&B whilst in Sydney. Linda is such a lovely hostess and makes one feel completely at home. The breakfasts were delicious, the bedrooms so comfortable and we loved the gorgeous little tv lounge. Can't wait to go back!

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to have you and your lovely family to stay Lindy! I would love to see you at Cecil Street B&B at any time in the future, and all the best for your future adventures! Best Wishes, Linda

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed April 21, 2016

Linda is a fantastic hostess from start to finish. Picked us up and dropped us to the Manly Ferry even. 5-10 min walk to Manly's Center so it was a quieter residential place to stay with a modernised rustic charm. Highly recommend this place and I will definitely choose this B&B again

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much Deb for your lovely review! It was great to meet you and to see David again. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and that Manly turned on the good weather for you! I'd love to welcome you back to Cecil Street B&B at any time! Many thanks Linda

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed March 14, 2016

I stayed for five nights with my wife and small daughter Ellie (8 months old). Linda is an amazing hostess, that makes you feel so welcome, she was incredibly friendly and helpful, and makes a killer breakfast.. the mango-strawberry yogurt is almost addictive. If we ever come to Sydney again, we know where to stay!

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Dear Kris, Naja and baby Ellie!!! Thank you so much for your lovely review! It was so nice to hear from you and an absolute pleasure having you to stay. You are a delightful family and I hope you continued to enjoy your adventures in Oz!! Happy travelling, and if you are ever back in Manly I would love to...

Reviewed February 28, 2016

We stayed with Linda at her home in Cecil Street B&B for 2 nights. I knew from the previous feedback on Trip Advisor that we were in for a treat, and we were not disappointed! Linda is a very warm and beautiful Host who made us feel very welcome in her home. The house is Heritage and just gorgeous, very...

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much Colin and Michelle for your lovely review! It was such a pleasure having you both to stay, and I'm so glad you enjoyed your week-end. You should think about running a B&B, you would be brilliant hosts! Very best wishes, and I hope to see you again, Linda

Sidney, Canada
Reviewed February 7, 2016

We have family in Manly, so when we visit, we love to stay at Cecil Street B&B. This beautiful little B&B gives our own private space and a quiet refuge to go to. The location is great - it is a short walk into Manly. The hostess, Linda, is amazing. She is able to anticipate needs but remain non-intrusive at...

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Dear Sue and Dan, Thank you for your generous review and for coming back to Cecil Street B&B! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and I loved meeting your friends. I do hope we can see each other again in the future! In the meantime, happy travels! Warm regards Linda

Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Cecil Street for 6 nights from the 29th December 2015. I chose Linda's B and B based on the previous trip advisor reviews....and we were not disappointed. From the minute we met Linda we felt really at home. She is so friendly and helpful the perfect host. The comfort, cleanliness and general overall appearance was just perfect....

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cecilstreetbb, Owner at Cecil Street B&B, responded to this review

Dear Lorraine and Jeff, thank you so much for your lovely review! It was such a pleasure to host you and your charming boys! You came to Sydney at an exciting time and you certainly made the most of your time! I'm so glad you were able to enjoy beautiful Manly, the ferry trips and of course NYE on the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cecil Street B&B is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac only minutes from Manly beach and Wharf. This delightful federation home comprises 2 spacious bedrooms, bathroom and cosy sitting room, with fridge, T.V. tea and coffee making etc. High ceilings, stained glass windows and polished floorboards all add to the homestyle comfort of this lovely home.Ideal for families. Reasonable rates. Linda your hostess will provide transport to and from Manly Wharf. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cecil Street B&B

Address: 18 Cecil St, Fairlight, Manly, New South Wales 2094, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Sydney > Manly > Fairlight
Price Range: $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Cecil Street B&B Fairlight, Manly, Australia
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“It is ok to park in the driveway to unload/load your stuff.”
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“We really enjoyed having the entire house to ourselves.”
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“Be very grateful if you can get either of the bedrooms!”
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“Rooms are not ensuite but for most of our stays we had the excellent bathroom to ourselves.”
 of 5 bubbles 61MikeC61, Dec 22, 2012 | Read review
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