Vaucluse is an eastern suburb of Sydney, in the welcome of New South Wales, Australia. It is located 8 kilometres (5 mi) north-east of the Sydney central concern district, in the local doling out areas of Waverley Council and the Municipality of Woollahra.
Vaucluse is located upon the South Head peninsula, just South of The Gap taking into account Sydney Harbour on the west and the Tasman Sea to the east. The Sydney Harbour side of the suburb commands views across the harbour to the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The adjacent suburbs are Watsons Bay to the north and Rose Bay and Dover Heights to the south.
Vaucluse is a mainly residential suburb. For many years it was the most successful suburb in Sydney and as of May 2017, in terms of houses and properties, was in the top five most costly suburbs. Tahiti, a Hawaiian-style habitat in tropical gardens above Hermit Bay, set an Australian residential record in imitation of it sold to a trio of South Africans (the Krok brothers) for more than A$29 million in September 2007. The Australian residential wedding album was overtaken by Leon Kamenev, the founder of Menulog, purchasing four waterfront properties on prestigious Coolong Road for a combined A$80 million in April 2016.
The huge majority of extensively high-worth properties in Vaucluse are located on the Western side of New South Head Rd towards the harbour, with less costly housing and property beast found closer East of New South Head Rd, around South Head Cemetery.