The SpaceThis beautifully maintained share house has all the comforts of home in a convenient location for study and/ or work in Canberra.
Arrive with just your clothes and your laptop, and you will be settled and operational in minutes - everything is provided for you.
The house has four bedrooms. A master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and three single rooms, which share use of the main bathroom and separate main toilet.
The main bathroom has a large shower and a spa bath, a basin and mirrored vanity cabinet, and under-floor heating for use in winter time.
The house is generally occupied by a multicultural mix of young professionals and post-graduate students.
This private bedroom is furnished with a king single bed, a desk, a chest of drawers, and a wardrobe.
Wi-fi is available throughout the house.
Your rent includes all utilities, i.e. internet, water, electricity, gas and heating.
There is a lovely big kitchen with a microwave, oven, large fridge/freezer, plenty of pantry space, dishwasher, stove and breakfast bar. This space opens out onto the back balcony, which leads to a large garden.
In addition, there is a dining room for common use, a large living room with sofas and a big flat-screen TV and DVD player, and a front balcony with outdoor seating.
If you have a car, there is ample off-street parking. Guest AccessGuests have the use of their own single bedroom, the shared main bathroom, the shared main toilet, and all other common areas of the house, including kitchen, laundry, living room, dining room, balconies and garden. Interaction with GuestsThe home owners, Maree and Peter, live close by, but not in the house. They will be available to welcome you and settle you in, and are always on hand to help with any queries.
Guests can interact with the hosts via mobile phone, email or in person. The host's husband usually visits the property several mornings per week for work purposes and is available to assist in any matters. The NeighborhoodKaleen is located in Canberra's northern district of Belconnen, approximately 10km from the Canberra Central Business District. It is bounded by three major roads – Gungahlin Drive, Barton Highway and Ginninderra Drive – providing excellent connections to other areas of Canberra as well as interstate.
Kaleen is in close proximity to a number of major Canberra attractions and institutions, in particular the University of Canberra which is in close walking distance to many areas of the suburb. It is also closely located to Canberra Stadium, Australian Institute of Sport (AIS), Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) Bruce campus and Calvary Hospital.
Residents of Kaleen have access to a large range of facilities with one larger and two smaller shopping centres servicing the suburb. Between these three complexes there are two local supermarkets, medical and dental services, a newsagent, post office, hairdressers and beauty salons, takeaways and cafes and much more.
There is also a large amount of recreational facilities available within the suburb, both outdoors and indoors. This includes Kaleen District Playing Fields, Kaleen North and South ovals and Kaleen Indoor Sports Club which hosts a range of indoor social Netball, Cricket, Soccer and Volleyball competitions. Kaleen Indoor Sports Club is located within the Eastlake Sports Centre which also includes a licensed sports club and gym.
Kaleen is home to a number of schools including three primary schools - Maribyrnong Primary School, Kaleen Primary School, St Michael's Catholic Primary School and Kaleen high school. Getting AroundPublic transport: Canberra's public transport consists of a bus network. Kaleen is serviced by ACTION bus routes 30, 31 and 250 (weekdays) and 932 and 934 (weekends and public holidays). These buses will take you to the Central Business District (Civic) or the Belconnen town centre with various stops along the way to other destinations. From the house, it is a five minute walk to the nearest bus stop. It is a twenty minute bus trip to the City or Belconnen town centre.
There are also extensive bike paths for cyclists to get around Canberra. Other Things to NoteMINIMUM STAY - TEN DAYS
HOUSE IS STRICTLY NON - SMOKING.