Luxury properties in NSW: The most expensive rentals  and their neighbourhoods in June 2020.

From Bellevue Hill to Manly, the very top of the rental market is truly larger-than-life.

If you can get past the $5,000/week price point and $20,000 rental bond, the upper end of the Australian rental market is a thing to behold. With that in mind, we’ve rounded up the most expensive homes for rent across the country.

Consider this licence to indulge in a little home inspiration. You’ll be surprised at how location can turn an average property into a hefty budget killer.

17-19 Cranbrook Road, Bellevue Hill.
6 πŸ›οΈ 5 πŸ›€ 3 πŸš—

For rent at $7,000/week through Laing + Simmons Double Bay Property Management.

Built for Sir William Vicars in 1924, this grand home elevated on Cranbrook Road in Bellevue Hill boasts a northerly position and expansive harbour views.

Interesting features: A dual staircase, full-length wrap-around balcony, dramatic fireplaces, stain glass period windows.

See the listing for 17-19 Cranbrook Road, Bellevue Hill, NSW 2023 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Bellevue Hill is safe, has great public transport and has nice parks. The median rent in Bellevue Hill is $650/week.


1A Laura Street, Seaforth
4 πŸ›οΈ 4 πŸ›€ 3 πŸš—

For rent at $5,500/week through Di Jones, Neutral Bay.

Crowning this waterfront holding of 1,622sqm set with exclusive jetty access, ‘Sorrento’ is a palatial residence composed by David Naylor Architects for a lifestyle of premium luxury.

Interesting features: Glass walls, sauna, cinema, European gourmet kitchen, tropical landscape.

See the listing for 1A Laura Street, Seaforth, NSW 2092 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Seaforth is safe, friendly and close to the shops. The median rent in Seaforth is $1,120/week.


1 Ray Avenue, Vaucluse.
5 πŸ›οΈ 4 πŸ›€ 2 πŸš—

For rent at $5,500/week through SydneySlice – Woollahra.

Presenting sophisticated and elegant living at every turn, this palatially-proportioned family residence is positioned high on Vaucluse Hill, enjoying mesmerising and unrestricted vistas across the Sydney Harbour, Opera House, city, bridge and northern suburbs.

Interesting features: Marble and oak flooring, fully-tiled designer pool, custom robes, wraparound terrace, lavish spa bath and electronic glass wall.

See the listing for 1 Ray Avenue, Vaucluse, NSW 2030 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Vaucluse is safe, close to parks and friendly. The median rent in Vaucluse is $797/week.


18 Victoria Road, Bellevue Hill.
4 πŸ›οΈ 3 πŸ›€ 4 πŸš—

For rent at $4,800/week through Richardson & Wrench Double Bay.

Expansive harbour views and a prized northern aspect define this classic family home designed by distinguished architect F. Glynn Gilling.

Interesting features: A privately-positioned plunge pool, garden terraces, panoramic harbour views and marble finishes.

See the listing for 18 Victoria Road, Bellevue Hill, NSW 2023 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Bellevue Hill is safe, has great public transport and has nice parks. The median rent in Bellevue Hill is $650/week.


6 Augusta Road, Manly.
5 πŸ›οΈ 4 πŸ›€ 2 πŸš—

For rent at $4,800/week through PropertyNow.

6 Augusta Road is magnificent, renovated, light and airy. It’s an expansive grand old Victorian period home with Victorian features, magic ocean and Manly surf and ocean views.

Interesting features: Multiple entertaining areas, secured courtyards, beautiful Victorian features and ocean views.

See the listing for 6 Augusta Road, Manly, NSW 2095 on rent.com.au today:

Other renters say Manly is safe, close to cafes and restaurants and local shops. The median rent in Manly is $720/week.


45-51 Cross Street, Double Bay.
4 πŸ›οΈ 3 πŸ›€ 2 πŸš—

For rent at $4,500/week through Express Realty in Bondi Beach.

Designed for indoor-outdoor living and entertaining, 45-51 Cross Street is a luxury four-bedroom executive apartment on level 6 of ‘The Gallery’ in Double Bay.

Interesting features: Gas fireplace, harbour views, marble ensuite, spa bath and secure basement parking.

See the listing for 41-51 Cross Street, Double Bay 2028 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Double Bay is safe, close to cafes and restaurants and local shops. The median rent in Double Bay is $650/week.


51 Wentworth Road, Vaucluse.
5 πŸ›οΈ 5 πŸ›€ 3 πŸš—

For rent at $4,500/week through 1st City in Double Bay.

Enjoying peace and privacy from an elevated position, this stylish family home captures wonderful all-day sunlight and offers a supremely flexible floorplan.

Interesting features: Private north-facing balcony, luxurious formal lounge, designer open plan kitchen, sundrenched garden and pool.

See the listing for 51 Wentworth Road, Vaucluse, NSW 2030 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Vaucluse is safe, close to parks and friendly. The median rent in Vaucluse is $797/week.


308 Edinburgh Road, Castlecrag.
5 πŸ›οΈ 5 πŸ›€ 2 πŸš—

For rent at $4,500/week through Di Jones, Neutral Bay.

Secluded, pristine, rare. Knocked down and rebuilt in 2016, this stunning waterfront home, set on a 1360m2 block, is a modern masterpiece.

Interesting features: Designer stone kitchen, water views, harbourside pool, private jetty, home gym and fitted cinema.

See the listing for 308 Edinburgh Road, Castlecrag, NSW 2021 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Castlecrag is safe, close to parks and friendly. The median rent in Castlecrag is $1,600/week.


312/3 Darling Island Road, Pyrmont.
4 πŸ›οΈ 4 πŸ›€ 2 πŸš—

For rent at $4,500/week through Di Jones, Eastern Suburbs.

This luxurious apartment delivers a rare and outstanding opportunity for harbourfront living, set in the heart of one of Sydney’s most exclusive harbourfront cul-dec-sac positions.

Interesting features: Sleek designer kitchen, indulgent shower, downstairs entertainment room, a quality wine fridge, 20-metre lap pool.

See the listing for 312/3 Darling Island Road, Pyrmont, NSW 2009 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Pyrmont is close to the CBD, cafes and restaurants and local shops. The median rent in Pyrmont is $650/week.


25 Parriwi Road, Mosman.
4 πŸ›οΈ 4 πŸ›€ 2 πŸš—

For rent at $4,250/week through Shead Property, Chatswood.

A unique architectural design combines with grand proportions in this stunning masterpiece, which captures some of Mosman’s finest views across the bay and North Head.

Interesting features: Stone floors, lavish ensuite and balcony, centrepiece Zen garden, suspended fireplace, fully-tiled pool and cellar.

See the listing for 25 Parriwi Road, Mosman, NSW 2088 on rent.com.au today.

Other renters say Mosman is safe, friendly and close to cafes and restaurants. The median rent in Mosman is $600/week.


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