The SpaceCharacter filled 1918 bungalow with charm and all the comforts to make your stay a delight.
Your light-filled private bedroom has a superb double bed & there are two lounge areas, complete with large screen TV and sound system.
Your room includes double full-length mirrors, ample hanging and drawer space. Guests are provided with towels and toiletries and personal hairdryer in the top drawer of your dresser.
Both bedroom & lounge have stunning views on to a shady palm fringed garden & outdoor entertainment area.
Easy private access is provided for late night arrivals.
Smoking is allowed only out in the outdoor lounge, and please use the ashtrays provided.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask.
Guests have access to their own lounge area and can step straight out onto a shady outdoor dining, lounge and palm fringed garden.
A second lounge area provides a spacious reading/chill room with a large library of books.
A gourmet kitchen is the hub of our house and includes dish washer, where guests can cook, eat and enjoy a relaxing conversation and a glass of wine.
There's kitchen cupboard space for guests who want to do their own cooking, and you are welcome to use our condiments and fresh organic herbs from our garden.
A spotlessly clean bathroom (complete with spa), and separate toilet & laundry facilities are shared.
Guests are welcome to:
- tea/coffee/sugar/milk/condiments/fruit etc
- street-side parking (no time limits)
- laundry facilities
- a large library for lazy or avid readers to enjoy.
You can also enjoy time with our two cats.
If possible, I can greet guests at the airport; its just 15 minutes away!
I find most guests enjoy our help in getting know Adelaide over a glass of wine or a coffee.
I'ma true Adelaidian, I know my city very well and can advise you on the best day trips and night life to make your stay memorable. Whether its shopping, cafes and restaurants, bars and pubs - I have local guide books, booklets and maps, including regional wineries, beaches and other attractions.
I can help with info about public transport and answer any questions re getting around.
Cheltenham is a great place to stay to experience Adelaide.l
We are well serviced by public transport with train, bus and tram links. There are cute coffee shops & village shopping along the train route. The western beaches are simply minutes away by train. We're only 15 mins from Adelaide Airport.
Local shopping is a short walk to the end of our street. All you need is there: supermarket, chemist, speciality produce, liquor store, cafe and take-away shops. Plus a delightful Sushi Train restaurant as well.
Cheltenham is central to the best authentic Vietnamese cafes & restaurants in Adelaide, and so close to western beaches.
Port Road is a multicultural haven for different cuisine restaurants - Italian, Indian, African, Thai, Vietnamese and more!
Getting around is so easy. The city just so close and public transport is a breeze - a short 4-minute walk to the train & you're there in 15 minutes. Train and Tram lines run to several beaches as well.
Free bike hire is available nearby from our local council and some great bike lanes and rides.
If you are travelling by car, the roads are easy to navigate and wide and straight.
We are so close to western beaches! Semaphore, Largs Bay, historic Port Adelaide and Grange. You can cruise with dolphins on the Port River, check out great local pubs and shopping. Semaphore beach hosts an old fashioned Fun Fair Park with carousel and sideshows.
If your passion is Cricket, Australian Rules Football or Soccer matches, we are effortlessly close to both stadiums by public transport. Guest AccessGuests have access to the whole house. Free wifi. Kitchen, Bathroom, Laundry and Toilet are shared. There are two inside lounge areas, and three separate garden spaces, so you will be very comfortable Interaction with GuestsThis is a relaxed, friendly home. Enjoy a glass of wine with me and I'll fill you in on the best sights, bars, day tours and Adelaide adventures! The NeighborhoodCheltenham is a very easy place to be. Shops just 7 minutes away. Great local cafes, restaurants, Asian food. Getting AroundFrom the front door its a 4 minute walk to the train station, which will have you in Adelaide in 15 minutes. So easy, the best way to get into the city. Trains are frequent, un-crowded and comfortable.
Buses run in all directions, just a 10 minute walk. Other Things to NoteWe are so close to western beaches! Semaphore, Largs Bay, historic Port Adelaide and Grange. You can cruise with dolphins on the Port River, check out great local pubs and shopping. Semaphore beach hosts an old fashioned Fun Fair Park with carousel and sideshows.
If your passion is Cricket, Australian Rules Football or Soccer matches, we are effortlessly close to both stadiums by public transport.