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November 2017

13th November: Stayz

Revealed: Winners from the Stayz Holiday Rental Awards


October 2017

24th October: My Domaine AU 

Revealed: Top Destinations for a Romantic Getaway

Review of the most romantic getaways - featuring finalists from the Stayz Holiday Rental Awards 'Romance' category. 


17th OctoberStayz Announces Holiday Rental Award 2017 Finalists

Stayz reveals finalists of its 2017 Holiday Rental Awards


September 2017

28th SeptemberStatement of Support for Marriage Equality

Stayz statement of support for marriage equality


October 2016

11th October: Australian Financial Review

Australia's best holiday homes of 2016 revealed

Ten holiday homes have been named Australia's finest at the Stayz 2016 Holiday Rental Awards.

 

11th October: Domain

Australia’s best holiday homes of 2016 revealed

The winners were picked from 40,000 registered holiday homes, spanning luxury estates, value deals, romantic escapes and family getaways.

 

11th October: Yahoo!7

Stayz announces the best holiday rentals in the country

The holiday rental site has today announced the winners of its 2016 Holiday Rental Awards (HRA).

 

11th October: Daily Mail

From an old converted church to a space capsule

From a luxurious space capsule parked at the entrance to one of the country's most spectacular rainforests, to a secluded lakehouse accessible by boat, Australia is filled with quirky holiday houses.

 

11th October: Home Beautiful

Monochrome magic

Classic French style underscores this lovely studio, a runner-up in this year's Stayz Holiday Rental Awards.

 

11th October: Kidspot

We take a sneak peek inside Australia's best family friendly property

Stayz has announced the winner of the best Family Friendly category in their annual Holiday Rental Awards – and it is beyond perfect.

 

11th October: Nine Online

This converted church is the most unique accommodation in Australia

A three-bedroom fully renovated former church is Australia's most unique accommodation, according to holiday rental service Stayz.

 

September 2016

12th September: B&T

Find Your 'Special Place' With New Stayz Spot From Clemenger

Australians are being inspired to escape and find their ‘special place’ this summer, with holiday rental site Stayz kicking off a new, multi-channel campaign from Clemenger BBDO Sydney.

 

August 2016

21st August: Weekendnotes.com

Sydney to Launceston Weekend Road Trip

Exciting short break getaway.

 

19th August: Propertyobserver.com.au

Stayz offers night at The New Block Port Melbourne

The newest advertising partner on The Block, holiday rental site Stayz will offer viewers a prize.

 

18th August: eGlobal Travel Media

Aussie Families Long For a White Christmas

Christmas comes not once but twice a year for festive loving Australians, with new research commissioned by Stayz, revealing that one in four Aussies are now celebrating Christmas in July due to the wintery weather.

 

17th August: MUMBRELLA

Nine confident The Block will deliver, unconcerned by Ten’s Survivor

Nine’s The Block is set to return for its 12th season with seven commercial partners on board as Nine claims it has no fears of the reality program going up against Ten’s big hope, Survivor.

 

17th August: Ad News

Telstra joins The Block as Nine reveals commercial partners

Nine has secured seven commercial partners for season 12 of its flagship reality DIY show The Block including Aldi, Domain, McCafé, Mitre10, Stayz, Suzuki and Telstra.

 

5th August: Domain

Around the World Holiday Homes on Australian Soil

What ought to be the first commandment of travel is something of a paradox, and that is that you should ignore commandments all together. The world is full of preachy people eager to provide the sorts of advice, warnings and instructions likely to put you off travel entirely.

 

5th August: Traveller.com.au

Rules of Travelling: The 10 Commandments of Travel

It's a choice only a multi-millionaire could have: Kirribilli or Point Piper? Newly elected Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull hasn’t changed his mind on making the move across the harbour.

 
July 2016

30th July: The Advertiser

Out & About

 

25th July: Elle Online

12 Luxury Properties For The Perfect Stay-cation

If the stress of tickets, plane rides and foreign currency is turning you off booking a quick holiday for a long weekend or sneaky getaway, then we have a tantalising solution for you: staycations. That is, going on mini-vacation in your own city. No long plane rides, no lost passports and no hauling luggage.

 

20th July: Daily Telegraph

PM Malcolm Turnbull won’t move to Kirribilli House this term

It's a choice only a multi-millionaire could have: Kirribilli or Point Piper? Newly elected Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull hasn’t changed his mind on making the move across the harbour.

 

19th July: 2Day FM

10 Epic Festival Rentals You Can Still Book If You’re Off To Splendour

Music lovers all around Australia will be looking forward to one of our biggest music festivals, Splendour in the Grass, set to kick off this Friday at North Byron Parklands.

 

15th July: Traveller

Sublime Point, Blue Mountains: How to bribe the kids into bushwalking

The siblings sit, silent as stone, arms crossed, brows furrowed, they refuse to relent. "We will NOT go bushwalking,"

 

5th July: Interiors Addict

How to escape reality & live like a millionaire (temporarily!)

We all sometimes dream of living in a multimillion dollar property with all the space you could want, chic furnishings, a pool, a designer entertainer’s kitchen and so on.

 

5th July: Pop Sugar

July's New Home Decor With a Retro Feel

I recently went on a girls trip to Pearl Beach on the NSW Central Coast, and we stayed in the most incredible '60s-style Stayz home.

 
3rd July: Traveller

Winter Wanderlust

The perception of Aussies as a nation of beach lovers has been knocked on its head by new research showing we travel further and stay longer during the winter months.

 

June 2016

9th June: Women's Day

EXCLUSIVE: Meet the British Royal Family’s favourite butler

He served royalty for over a decade and now Grant Harrold is sharing his fascinating story.

 

7th June: The Daily Telegraph

Sydney family schooled on etiquette and luxury napkin folding by royal butler Grant Harrold

WHEN Fiona Nash scored the opportunity to be schooled in the art of etiquette by one of the world’s foremost butlers, she was expecting to come face to face with a stuffy, arrogant royal servant

 

7th June: Sydney Chic Blog

The Royal Butler Gives Sydney Chic and Others a Lesson on Royal Etiquette

It’s not everyday you get invited to have a lesson on Etiquette by Grant Harrold aka ‘The Royal Butler’ in a mansion in Darling Point

 

6th June: Daily Mail Australia

Their home is YOUR castle!

Latest trend in bed and breakfasts is medieval castles - which feature Rapunzel balconies, gothic statues and even dungeons

 

6th June: Yahoo!7

Grant Harold shares stories from inside Buckingham Palace

Grant Harold shares stories from inside Buckingham Palace

 

6th June: Sunrise

Royal butler Grant Harrold reveals all

Sunrise gets an etiquette lesson from a butler to the royal family.

 

3rd June: News Ltd

Home owners encouraged to captialise on increased popularity of Sydney's Vivid festival

AS Sydney’s Vivid Festival enters its eighth year, more people than ever are expected to flood the harbour foreshore to experience the exciting and interactive light and sound displays..

 

May 2016

17th May: Today Tonight

$1 Palace

You could rent this mansion, and a royal butler, for just $1.

 

17th May: The AU Review

Spend a weekend in this ridiculously posh Sydney property with a former butler to the British Royal Family

To celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday weekend, Australian online rental website Stayz are flying in a legit former butler to the British Royal Family for a promotion they are fashioning as “The Royal Stayzcation”.

 

17th May: Yahoo 7

Indulge in a very 'royal' long weekend

The Aussie celebrations for the Queen’s birthday are just around the corner and what better way to enjoy it than with a break away over the long weekend.

 

17th May: Which Investment Property

Palace for rent, $1

A manor fit for a queen, in Sydney’s Kenthurst, has been listed for rent for just $1, butler included. So, what’s the catch?

 

17th May: Daily Mail Australia

Fancy throwing a bash worthy of the Queen?

Fancy throwing a bash worthy of the Queen? Weekend stay at a mansion with HRH's butler on hand for entertainment tips could be yours for JUST $1 (if you're quick enough)

 

17th May: E Global Travel Media

The ‘Royal Butler’ Heads To Australia for a Royal Stayzcation

With the Queen’s 90th birthday just around the corner, and a long weekend to celebrate, Stayz is offering a once in a lifetime getaway that comes with former butler to the British Royal Family!

 

17th May: The Daily Telegraph

Learn manners with the Royal Butler at Kenthurst for $1

THE Queen’s former Royal Butler is on his way to Sydney and will be on hand to serve one lucky individual and even given them some lessons in etiquette at a palatial home complete with chauffeur all for just $1.

 

7th May: Traveller

Culburra House review, NSW: South coast's picture-perfect beach house

The NSW south coast has a well-deserved reputation for good beaches and laid-back towns, which can sometimes teeter onto the wrong side of comatose.

 

7th May: Traveller

The Estate Trentham review, Victoria: Boutique country house in a cracking location

One of the (many) good things about Melbourne is its close proximity to some cracking country towns.

 

4th May: The Carousel

Top luxury stays to treat your Mum this Mother's Day

Imagine. Watching your Mother’s face as she realises you are taking her to a surprise luxury getaway to celebrate Mother’s day.

 

April 2016

18th April: My Domaine

Top 10 Holiday Destinations For The Easter Long Weekend

We've found the most incredible autumn getaway locations for you to add to your bucket-list right this instant.

 

1st April: News.com.au

Move over Surfers Paradise: Glenelg is the next hot holiday destination

THERE’S no doubt about it — Australians love to get close to water at holiday time.

 

March 2016

31st March: News.com.au

These are the perfect homes for train enthusiasts

IF your ride home from work on the train is your favourite part of the day, these might be the ideal properties for you.

 

16th March: Marie Claire

Top 10 Holiday Destinations For The Easter Long Weekend

Go on, book that sweet long weekend getaway, and stay in one of these holiday rentals, ranked top of the class this month at Stayz.

 

10th March: Domain

10 of the world’s best outdoor bathrooms

If you’re looking for a loo with a view, a shower amongst the scenery or a bath with some big game animals nearby, then we’ve got you covered when it comes to outdoor bathrooms.

 

February 2016

3rd February: The Carousel

Love, Match! 6 Hot Shot Tennis Getaways

Host your very own Australian Open this summer at one of these unbelievable stays with onsite tennis facilities.

 

January 2016

27th January: Daily Mail Australia

An underground town, a pink lake and a beach that squeaks underfoot: The often overlooked but nonetheless spectacular 'Seven Unknown Wonders' of Australia

They are arguably Australia's best kept secret destinations, the 'Seven Unknown Wonders' which include an underground town in the South Australian desert and a pink lake at Esperance in Western Australia which looks like a strawberry milkshake.

 

December 2015

28th December: News.com.au

Fancy a ringside seat for watching the New Years Eve fireworks? Then check out these holiday homes

WELL that’s Christmas done and dusted for another year, now it’s time to concentrate on New Year’s Eve. If you haven’t made plans yet we’ve found the best places to rent for New Year’s Eve to catch the fireworks.

 

24th December: Daily Telegraph Australia

The family who had Westfield all to themselves for the night

The family who had Westfield all to themselves for the night: Sydney family won a competition to sleep in the centre and did their Christmas shopping in peace.

 

19th December: ABC Online 

Digital detox: Australians seek out nature properties to overcome technology burnout 

Holiday home rental companies say they have seen a spike in the number of customers seeking digital detoxes, allowing savvy homeowners to offer their houses to families and professionals seeking to disconnect.

 

15th December: The AU Review

You can rent Westfield Bondi Junction for one night only from 12pm today...and it will cost you only $1

Australia's top rental website Stayz has unloaded something pretty damn special upon Sydney for the lead-up to Christmas, announcing that from 12pm today one lucky family will be able to rent Westfield Bondi Junction for one night only on Christmas Eve.

 

15th December: Sydney Social 101

Stayz lists Bondi Junction Westfield for rent at midday today

If it’s ever been your dream to be locked in a Westfield Shopping Centre overnight – your dream could be about to come true! Christmas has come early this year with Australia’s number one holiday rental website, Stayz, listing the iconic Westfield Bondi Junction, as available to rent for one night only.

 

14th December: Domain 

Secrets to snagging a last minute holiday house

Harried holidaymakers looking for a last-minute holiday house are still in with a chance. Vacancies can still be found in enviable beachside locations and popular inland holiday spots.

 

November 2015

26th November: News.com.au

Fancy spending the night in a rotating house? Or maybe a fire station, teepee or cave?

WHY stay in a traditional square hotel room, when there are plenty of quirky places you can lay your head? From caves to teepees and fire stations, check out some of Australia’s most quirky holiday rentals.

 

9th November: Sydney Morning Herald

Stayz still growing despite competition against Airbnb

Online holiday home listing service Stayz is growing at an average rate of 20 per cent a year despite competition from Airbnb, because travellers are becoming more interested in alternative accommodation options, Stayz boss Anton Stanish says.

 

3rd November: News.com.au

From a beach shack to a capital city mansion, check out some of Australia’s most luxurious holiday homes

A SUMMER holiday is more than just a break of routine; it’s a chance to think, to kick back, unwind, chill-out and perhaps take the time to dream. If your dream includes trying out a lifestyle, rather than a hotel room, renting a holiday home is an ideal vacation.

 

8th November: Traveller.com.au 

Vietnam family train journey: On the train, a little pain, a lot of gain

There's nothing quite like the chugga-chugga of a train to put kids to sleep. Some of our favourite memories are from rail journeys through remote regions in the developing world.

 

2nd November: Y Travel Blog

40th Birthday Party – Renting a Holiday Home on the Gold Coast

It was a Be Yourself party. I thought about having a bigger 40th birthday celebration and hiring out my local Surf Club and inviting everyone I know. But then visions of my wedding splashed before my eyes.

 

October 2015

26th October: Travel Weekly

Where are Aussies travelling to this summer?

We love a sunburnt country, so it comes as no surprise at all that Aussie holidaymakers this summer are chasing the sun and sand.

 

26th October: ETB Travel News

Stayz confirms Aussies still love a beach holiday

Australia’s number one holiday rental website, Stayz has revealed (and it comes as no surprise) that Aussies are seeking sand between their toes when it comes to summer holidays, with eight out of the top ten getaway destinations located by the sea.

 

10th October: Campaign Brief

Stayz launches new multi-channel 'Whole House. Whole Holiday' campaign via Clemenger Sydney

As the busiest holiday booking period approaches, Australia's number one holiday rental website, Stayz has launched a new, multi-channel campaign via Clemenger BBDO Sydney

 

9th October: Karen Cheng's Food and Life

Creating Holiday Moments with Stayz

I have recently been working with Stayz (Australia’s largest holiday rental website) to help inspire families to create new holiday memories.I love this idea. It is so inline with how my husband and I raise our kids.

 
8th October: B & T

Stayz Launches New Campaign For Coming Summer Season

As the busiest holiday booking period approaches, holiday rental website, Stayz has launched a new, multi-channel campaign to drive awareness of the benefits of renting a whole house this summer and beyond.

 

5th October: eGlobal Travel Media

Stayz Launches ‘Whole House. Whole Holiday’ Campaign

As the busiest holiday booking period approaches, Australia’s number one holiday rental website, Stayz has launched a new, multi-channel campaign to drive awareness of the benefits of renting a whole house this summer and beyond.

 

September 2015

25th September: Yahoo7

Kirribilli House taking holiday bookings

Just days after Malcolm Turnbull declined to move into the Prime Minister’s official Sydney residence, a holiday rental company has taken matters into its own hands.

 

25th September: ABC News

Kirribilli House on holiday rental website after Malcolm Turnbull snub

A holiday rental site has admitted it was behind an advertisement offering the historic Kirribilli House for rent to holidaymakers.

 

24th September: Daily Telegraph

PM Malcolm Turnbull should rent out Kirribilli House for some extra cash, rental site Stayz suggests

HE DOESN’T really need the money but if new prime minister Malcolm Turnbull wanted a bit of extra cash on the side he could rent out Kirribilli House for a cool $1800 a night, a holiday rental company has confirmed.

 

24th September: Daily Mail Australia

A 48 burner barbie, quickest WiFi in the country and a big red button': Getaway website lightheartedly lists Kirribilli House after new PM Malcolm Turnbull snubs the official residence

Kirribilli House has been jokingly listed as up for rent on a holiday home website after new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull turned down the opportunity to move into the grand official residence.

 

24th September: 9 News

Ever wanted to holiday like a PM? Property website jokingly lists Kirribilli House as up for rent

Ever wanted to holiday like an Australian Prime Minister? Well now you can, with accommodation website Stayz listing Sydney’s Kirribilli House – the official second residence of the PM – up for rent. Kinda.

 

16th September: The Carousel

Great Girlfriend Getaways: Holiday Hot Spots For Girlie Breaks

Planning a weekend away with the girls? There's nothing better then getting your best girlfriends together and getting away for a luxury break.

 

2nd September: Australian Family Magazine

Pawz - Pet Friendly holidays

While the benefits of owning a pet are well documented, when it’s time to book a family holiday, what do you do about the four-legged members of the family?

 

2nd September: Mr and Mrs Romance

How do you define romance?

For us travel is one of the most romantic things you can do with your partner. It’s also a great test of your relationship. We’ve found having that time away together has really helped us get to know one another better.

 

August 2015

26th August: News.com.au

Tassie’s East Coast a hotspot for romance and indulgence

TASMANIA’S East Coast has taken the crown for being the country’s romance and indulgence hotspot.

 

26th August: Daily Mail Australia

It's enough to make your head spin

A Victorian holiday escape which looks like you've just stepped onto the set of The Brady Bunch and another in northern New South Wales which will literally make your head spin, as it keeps turning while you're sitting inside.
 

 

26th August: Daily Mail Australia

House known as 'The Flintstones' home is revealed as the MOST UNIQUE holiday rental property in Australia - and it had to beat off some spectacular competition

With Australian thoughts turning to Spring and where they might holiday in over the coming months, the Casa Albero Via Roma home on the Queensland coast has been crowned the 'Most Unique' Stayz holiday rental for 2015.

 

July 2015

20th July: SchoolMum.net

The Secret To Getting Budget Friendly Holiday Accommodation for Large Families or Groups

I remember when we decided to have our 3rd baby there was a moment I thought how tricky that was going to make some things. Holidays was one of them.