Spacious 2 bdr ground floor apartment, set in well established garden. Open plan kitchen and living, with adjoining library space which includes an optional sofa bed. Main bedroom with queen bed, smaller bedroom has a double. Hearty breakfast incl.
The apartment is the lower floor of our two storey family home. We live on the top floor. Guests will be supplied with the ingredients for a hearty breakfast including muesli, homemade preserves and bread, eggs from the free range chickens plus in season fruit from our orchard.
We are 1.5 km from the city centre, an easy 20 minute pleasant walk along the river walkway. The city boasts many great cafes and plenty of options for meals. There is a small supermarket just 10 minutes walk towards town.
The apartment is open plan, with lounge, dining and kitchen overlooking the garden, with alarge slider and windows. There is Wifi access plus TV. It also houses our family library, which is available for guests, and will not be accessed by us during your stay. The spacious kitchen with wide breakfast bar, microwave, 4 hob stove top, double oven and dishwasher, plus fridge and freezer ensure an ideal space for multi night stays. There is also a laundry with front loading washing machine, iron and ironing board.
The bedrooms are off the hallway with a queen bed in the main bedroom, a double in the second, smaller bedroom plus a sofa in the library area which converts to a single bed. Both bedrooms have wardrobe space. The bathroom has a shub/shower unit, and the toilet is separate.
Access to the apartment entrance is through a wooden garden gate on a small deck area, which overlooks a garden and has an outdoor setting to relax.
Our garden is set in over two acres of valley behind the house, with a pond and a wide variety of native and exotic trees and shrubs plus vegetable gardens. The garden continues to evolve and develop. We enjoy our garden space and the many native birds it attracts. For those that have time to relax in the garden, there is an area with a swinging seat, hammock and children's swings, plus the orchard where our chickens and ducks live. We also have a goat, 3 cats and our Boxer, Echo. Guests are free to enjoy the garden and can also take in the great view at the head of the valley.
The apartment has its own access with a key, close to the parking area. Parking is available on the left side of the concrete driveway. Please keep the entrance to our garage clear.
Entry to the apartment is through the small gate to the left of our front door, then in through a sliding door.
Interakcija s gostima
We will be here to greet guests and enjoy a chat; but we also leave the guests their privacy.
The apartment has a heat pump. Spare blanket, duvet and pillows are in the wardrobe of the main bedroom. There are electric blankets on the queen and double beds over the winter months.
Please sort rubbish for recycling, placing plastics, glass and paper in the green plastic box in the laundry.
We also have compost bins and a worm farm. A small bucket for compost is under the kitchen bench.
Enjoy yourself. Smoking outside thanks.
We have our own pets, so it is unsuitable for our guests to bring dogs or cats to the property.
Please leave the apartment tidy, placing unwashed dishes in the dishwasher.