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April 27, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: The Bower / The Lawrence House

EAT. EAT. DRINK. DRINK. RELAX. RELAX. SO SAY HUNTER AND SARAH LAWRENCE. BRANDING CREATIVES BEHIND COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO THE LAWRENCE HOUSE, AFTER THEIR FIRST VISIT TO BYRON BAY. Seems as well as falling instantly in love with the relaxed beach culture that pervades Byron, they also fell in love with many of the same things as Taliah and Sein Lowry, local creatives behind the luxury holiday accomm collective, BBA. All have a passion for health, […]
April 27, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: The Bower / Sydney Weekender

MIKE WHITNEY AND THE SYDNEY WEEKENDER CREW CHOSE THE JEWEL IN THE BBA COLLECTIVE OF LUXURY HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION, THE BOWER, TO STAY AT ON A RECENT VISIT TO BYRON BAY, A COASTAL PARADISE SITTING ON THE FAR EASTERN CORNER OF NEW SOUTH WALES. THEIR FILMING SCHEDULE INCLUDED A VISIT TO A COUPLE OF OUR FAVOURITE SPOTS TOO. Byron Bay Harvest with its commitment to Syntropic Farming, a unique agricultural system developed by a clever Swiss […]
April 27, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: The Bower Barn / The Beach People

JUST LIKE THE BOWER, THE BEACH PEOPLE HAVE A STRONG SIGNATURE AESTHETIC WITH A NATURAL COLOUR PALETTE OF CREAMS, WHITE, BLACK AND GREYS, AND SOFT COLOURS OF NATURE, COMBINED WITH A KEEN EYE FOR DETAIL AND USING MATERIALS OF THE HIGHEST QUALITY. Our Bower Barn was the perfect space for the photoshoot for their new bedding collection – The Eucalyptus Bedding Range.  The Barn’s wide floorboards, warm white panelled walls, pitched roof with reclaimed wooden beams, […]
April 27, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: The Bower / Sussex Taps

TIMELESS BEAUTY. AESTHETIC PERFECTION. OBSESSION WITH DETAIL. RESPECT FOR HONOURED CRAFTS REFINED AND PERFECTED. INSPIRED BY NATURE, URBAN CHIC, MINIMAL ARTISTRY, THE TROPICS AND ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES. It sounds like the ethos behind every Byron Beach Abodes luxury holiday property, but we’re actually talking about taps!  But not ordinary taps.  We’re talking Sussex Taps where the passion for quality and design and a belief in beauty being embedded in the everyday objects that fill our lives […]
April 27, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: Byron Beach Abodes and The Bower / Fête Press

FETE/LIFE MAGAZINE AND BYRON BEACH ABODES SHARE A SIMILAR ETHOS. BOTH ADVOCATE FOR A MINIMALIST AESTHETIC, SIMPLE LIVING AND A CONSIDERED APPROACH TO DESIGN. Both are inspired by not only beautifully curated interiors but also food, fashion, well-being and travel. It is simply the most beautiful magazine to cosy up in a corner with and be inspired by its perfectly styled photography, delightfully blended content and cleverly constructed features. We are super proud to have BBA […]
February 8, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: Broadsheet

BYRON BEACH ABODES’ THE BOWER IS HONOURED TO BE LISTED IN BROADSHEET’S ‘NEW IN BYRON’ LIST ALONGSIDE RENOWNED HARVEST RESTAURANT AND THE BRAND NEW HABITAT DEVELOPMENT Broadsheet,  the go-to for everything you need to know about Australia’s cultural life, likes to dig deep to unearth the people behind what’s making the latest hot spots hot, where you can find them and why they need to be included on your wish list.  It’s why BBA is […]
February 8, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: Trivago

BYRON BAY’S NEWEST BOUTIQUE HOTEL, THE BOWER Over the past year the motel has been transformed into a luxury boutique hotel, taking its inspiration from the style of New York’s Bowery district. Accommodation are varied, with 14 suites, a barn, a cottage and a family house. Both the cottage and family house are suitable for larger groups, while maintaining their privacy from the rest of the property. The Bower Barn is ideal for an intimate couple […]
February 8, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: Hunter & Folk

DESIGN – BEAUTIFUL, PURE, SIMPLE. IT’S AN ETHOS SHARED BY THOSE AT DESIGN BLOG HUNTER & FOLK AND TALIAH AND SEIN LOWRY, THE PRIMARY CREATIVES BEHIND BBA, SOME OF BYRON BAY’S FINEST LUXURY HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION. They also share a firm belief that the best results come from a creative collective and it is just that which has produced The Bower with it’s delicious fusion of textures and tones, from reclaimed wooden beams and restored art deco […]
February 8, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: Vogue

“WELCOME TO BYRON BAY! CHEER UP. SLOW DOWN. CHILL OUT.” THAT’S WHAT THE SIGN SAYS AS YOU COME INTO BYRON AND WE’D JUST ADD “DO IT ENVELOPED IN LUXURY!” It’s what go-to designer magazine Vogue suggests too – stay at The Bower – in their list of must-do things for a wonderful weekend in Byron Bay.  We’re humbled to know they share our love for The Bower, and particularly our little Bower Barn with it’s […]
February 8, 2018

IN THE MEDIA: Design Travel

GET SET FOR A GORGEOUS STREAM OF IMAGES COMING YOUR WAY AS DESIGN TRAVEL CHECKS OUT THE SECOND HOTEL IN THEIR THREE PART BYRON BAY SERIES. The Bower redefines the concept of an Aussie motel by pushing no-frills into sleek sophistication. Fourteen ground-level suites stretch along the property, in addition to a cottage, house and barn. When the four owners gutted and restored the old motel on the site, they drew inspiration from the architecture of New […]
November 6, 2017
The Bower Byron Bay - Inside Out Magazine

IN THE MEDIA: Inside Out

SEEMS THE BOWER HAS HIT A SWEET SPOT WITH INSIDE OUT – THE RENOVATION AND STYLING BIBLE TO IN-TOUCH AUSTRALIANS. The Bower combines the cool urban style of Manhattan with the laid back beach lifestyle of Byron Bay and is the perfect pick for a romantic interlude for two or a getaway for up to ten of your favourite people. It’s Australian beach style reinvented.
August 19, 2017

IN THE MEDIA: Nine Now Travel

BYRON BAY’S NEW YORK INSPIRED HOTEL IS REDEFINING COASTAL ACCOMMODATION If you’re partial to a beachy getaway but are also committed to staying somewhere completely chic, let us introduce you to Byron Bay’s newest boutique hotel. Fresh from renovations, The Bower is the latest accommodation offering in the stunning coastal town. The crisp white interiors and outdoor bathrooms ooze luxurious comfort. While the intimate rooms surrounded by lush greenery make for the perfect location to unwind in […]