The SpaceThe apartment is nestled on the edge of the city, which is attached to the main residence, but fully self contained it provides the best of privacy and easy host communicationin the backyard of our lovely family home. It is renovated and accommodates two people very comfortably. The apartment adjoins our home - but has its own private entry and is not shared with ourselves (so, the apartment and the entry is yours exclusively)
Come here to rest, to work or to use as a home base whilst catching up with old friends! When you arrive at our place, you have your own space to retreat and relax.
The guest suite is entirely separate to our home, with its own separate entry and private facilities. Your private suite, has been tastefully designed and decorated by an Interior Architect.
On arrival you will, no doubt notice the peace and quiet of this area. The bed is superbly comfortable, being 'not to hard and not to soft'! You will find that you can maintain a high level of privacy as your space is exclusively your area.
The apartment has limited kitchen facilities, for you to use freely. A continental breakfast is included with your reservation. Other meals or snacks can be arranged for an additional minimal fee.
The guest suite is completely private and separate from the house - no part of this listing is shared with any other home users.
The apartment is cleaned thoroughly between guests - including washing and cleaning of all bedding and bedroom furniture as well as the bathroom. If you would like to wash your bedding during your stay, there is a washing machine and clothes line at the premises that you can avail yourself to, (fee attached). If you would like any part of your accommodation cleaned during your stay, there will be an additional cleaning fee.
Even though we are so close to so many facilities the neighborhood is a very quiet and the streets are clean and all the neighbors take pride in caring for their gardens.
If you would like a Massage?, Yoga class?, or Dinner reservations?, we have some wonderful contacts in Perth and we would be happy to put our guests in touch so they can be looked after well while they are staying with us.
There are many restaurants, bars and cafes very close and for entertaining guests or to meet visitors. There is also a major shopping center very close to our home which includes many retail outlets, cinemas, and a 24 hour Gym.
In regards to public transport, Perth metropolitan public transport, including trains, buses and ferries, are provided by Transperth, with links to rural areas provided by Transwa. There are 70 railway stations and 15 bus stations in the metropolitan area. The rail system has recently undergone significant redevelopment, with a new railway line built between Perth and Mandurah which doubled the length of Perth's railways. Additionally, The Indian Pacific passenger rail service connects Perth with Adelaide and Sydney via Kalgoorlie. The Transwa Prospector passenger rail service connects Perth with Kalgoorlie via several Wheatbelt towns, while the Transwa Australind connects to Bunbury, and the Transwa Avonlink connects to Northam.
Look forward to meeting you soon!
During your stay at with us you will have access to your own private room and bathroom. The apartment has been renovated from top to bottom, for the purpose of welcoming travellers during their stay in Perth. Having used AirBnB ourselves during our travels we noted what was most important to us whilst we were on the road and endeavoured to ensure they would be a part of our apartment.
There is parking available at the front of our home, but this may not undercover.
Pre-arrangement for keys to access is emailed to you, prior to your arrival.
The apartment is entirely separate to our house, so if an uninterrupted retreat is your priority, then this space is perfect for you. However we will always extend a welcome to a shared barbecue wherever possible.
We love how quiet our neighborhood is.
Getting to and from our house is very easy because there are many public transport options available, which are all located close to our home.
I am a yoga teacher and I teach classes in my home, I will always let you know when the classes are on. But I want to reassure you that I do not operate early morning classes and if you feel the class may impede on your stay I can arrange for the class to be held elsewhere or I will run a very quiet class. Guest AccessWe will send entry instructions to you in an email, just before your arrival. You MUST check your email to gain entry into the Apartment, as the key is in a Lock-Box at the front of our home - while the entry to the Apartment is at the back of our home. The code for the Lock-Box will be in the attachment that I email to you. Please let me know if you are not going to be able to receive emails prior to your arrival.
Check in is 2.00PM - Check out 10.00AM
Please contact me if you have any questions let me know. Interaction with GuestsGuests can interact with us as they choose. We are very friendly and enjoy sharing and a glass of wine our home with travelers. The NeighborhoodWe love how quiet our neighborhood is. Getting AroundIf you are relying on public transport I would highly recommend you look at the Transperth website (website hidden)
This is a very helpful website with a journey planner Other Things to NoteWe have a stunning patio (which you pass once you enter the gate). Please feel free to use this area. Birds frequently visit - so if you remain still they will continue with their job of communicating or eating, bathing or drinking. It is a very beautiful sight to bare witness to and it all happens in my garden.
In your room there is
•Roller shutter – the control is next to the window
•Extra blankets ( in draws)
•Extra pillows (on request)
•A small bin
•A fan (on request)
•Iron and Ironing board
For your convenience - Each bedside light has an on/off switch on the power cord
The areas of the house you are welcome to freely use are
•Your own bedroom
•Your own bathroom
•The outdoor area under the patio
•The laundry is a shared space. On occasion I will need to access the laundry during your stay. However usually I will only be in there for 2 minutes - long enough to get some things and then out. I try to do this while you are out - so you are not disturbed by the activity.
o Washing can be done at a cost of $5.00 per load
oThe clothes dryer is not to be used
All cupboards in the laundry are private, we ask please refrain from exploring.
Breakfast is a continental breakfast of
•Cereal or Porridge
•Tea or coffee
There are no other meals included in your stay with us.
Food for lunch and dinner can be arranged upon request. Fees apply