5 Amazing places to avoid the Christmas rush

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Time to getaway!

Christmas is a great time to escape the stress of city life and take some time out with family and friends.

If you’re looking to getaway this Christmas but have limited funds to do so, we have the perfect solution for you. Gumtree have researched some great holiday destinations at a fraction of the cost of staying in a hotel, away from the thousands of people shopping in the city and the noise of car horns blasting.

We’ve narrowed it down to five destinations to get the most out of your holidays – so you can start 2017 with a fresh perspective!

1. Melbourne – Elwood 2 bedrooms – From $219.00 per night

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A luxury Elwood apartment close to the beach comprising two bedrooms, large balcony with sea view and the luxury decor that is synonymous with Espresso Apartments. This is a fantastic Melbourne location close to vibrant Acland St and the buzz of St Kilda and is ideal for short stays, holiday and long-term accommodation requirements.

2. Perth – North Beach 3 bedrooms – From $280.00 per night

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This property is set high on the hill and located centrally in what is unquestionably Perth’s most spectacular section of coastline, 100 metres stroll from the front door. The hallway leads into the sleeping area that has two double bedrooms and one bedroom with bunks bed, all with big built in wardrobes and big windows.

3. Terrigal – Terrigal Beach 2 bedrooms – From $150.00 per night

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If you’re looking for the quiet place to stay for Holiday in Terrigal, this bright and spacious two bedroom apartment is just a 3 minute walk to the beach and 10 minute drive to Erina fair. It’s fully furnished with a queen size bed and 2 king singles as well as lounge, dining table and washing machine.

4. Western Australia – Geraldton – From $180.00 per night

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This house is situated opposite the best beach in Geraldton. Perfect for family holiday – bring your boat, surfboard, and fishing gear. Everything else is included. broadband wifi, bed linen and towels.

5. Gold Coast – North Kirra – From $250 per night

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This North Kirra 3 bedroom Beach House is available for a short-term stay from December 21st to January 4th while we are away. It’s directly across the road from the beach and just 700 metres from the start of over 100 cafes and restaurants through Kirra and Coolangatta.

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