Light, bright inner city designer home close to beach, restaurants and city attractions. Perfect for a Melbourne City break with family or friends.
If you love inner city living, being close to everything including outdoor activities, cafes, restaurants etc our beautiful modern home is the perfect pad to help you enjoy a holiday in Melbourne, just for fun or to attend one of the city's amazing events such as the Grand Prix or Australian Open.
Full of all modern conveniences - 3 TV's, 1 projector screen, sonos music system and a fully equipped modern kitchen.
Situated in Port Melbourne about 800m from the beach and about 2km from the CBD, our 3 level family home boasts 5 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 3 living areas, 2 outdoor courtyards and a swimming pool.
Ideally, would suit 1-2 families staying together.
There are 4 bedrooms on the 1st floor. Master bedroom with king size bed, ensuite and deck overlooking courtyard, 2 x bedrooms with single bunks and trundles, 1 x bedroom with double bed. In the basement level there is another bedroom with queen size bed.
There are 3 living areas:
- Kitchen/Dining/Living with table seating 8-10, danish lounge setting and flat screen tv. Full length large sliding doors open on to both courtyards.
- Living retreat with 2 x sofas and projector screen.
- Basement play area with flat screen tv, Wii, ping pong table and foosball and large modular sofa.
Fully equipped. Fridge freezer, 2 ovens, induction cooktop and gas wok burner, dishwasher, microwave. Touch screen to operate lights etc.
Large laundry with washing machine, dryer, drying cupboard and clothes horse.
OUTDOOR ENTERTAINING AREAS
There are 2 x outdoor courtyards, one large and one smaller. There is an outdoor setting and umbrella to protect you from the harsh summer rays and a 1.5 x 6m pool to plunge in and cool down. Glass pool fence with self closing door but please supervise all children carefully.
Wide double garage with remote control access and 4 bikes/helmets for your use.
Light rail transport is available into the city a mere block away (300m)
Bay Street is full of lovely cafes, restaurants, boutiques and bars. There is a park/bike track a block away which goes all the way to the beach and along the beach, and in the other direction to the CBD. Stop by one of the local fish and chip shops and walk along the beach for a sunset picnic. We are really close to Albert Park Lake where you can walk/run/sail and is the location of the Australian Grand Prix.
If you would like to visit Melbourne but don't want to waste money on expensive hotels, but would prefer to have an authentic experience in a family home then this is the place for you.
Australian Tennis Open 16 - 29 January 2017
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 31 March - 9 April, 2017
Comedy Festival 29 Match - 23 April, 2017
School Holidays 23 June - 7 July. 2017
16 December - 15 January. 2018
Typically we only accept min 5 day bookings however, feel free to enquire. Please enter the number of people staying on your booking enquiry as more than 8 people incurs a surcharge.
We are also really open to house swaps in USA, Japan (ski destinations) NZ, Europe, and Byron Bay NSW. Please enquire if you are interested.
You will have access to the whole house.
Names of all guests staying need to be provided and no additional guests except as specified on booking (unless arranged with me prior). I will not accept a booking request without more information about you and your party of guests.
Please respect our home and possessions.
Please note this is not a party house, it's our family home - we want people to respect our home. We prefer families if possible. No smoking.
Details of all guests (name and passport number) must be provided following our acceptance of your booking - number of guests must be confirmed at time of booking if >8.