The SpaceYou get top class, worry free security with house located in gated estate!
You get free use of estate private gym and swimming pool!
You get a HUGE bathroom with bath, shower & toilet! Only sharing when other room is rented.
You have plenty of space in the house with two stories of large, light filled living spaces and own backyard.
You are located in an estate built within the world class Greg Norman Golf Course and lake, with its own beaches, between the bay and river and fronting the Coastal Park! The estate has its own waterfront restaurants and bars and even a gym and pool.
You are minutes walk to cafes, restaurants and bars, yet located just 15 minutes from the city and on the direct route to the Coastal Tourist Areas including the Surf towns of Torquay, Bells Beach and Anglesea, not to mention the Great Ocean Road!
There is a bus stop to public transport and shops right at our front gate! Guest AccessYou have access to your own full size bathroom with toilet, separate shower and full size bath! This bathroom would be shared with another guest ONLY if there is someone staying in the other room. Basically both rooms are the same size and floor plan with all the same things provided and the rooms are upstairs with their own bathroom.
You will have full use of house and estate facilities! Enjoy our spacious, airy, clean, light-filled rooms, including huge open plan kitchen, dining area, separate lounge, backyard, deck, BBQ, park at front door, river behind, lake in front, beach at side! Treat our home as your home!
You will have everything you need, just bring your bags! You have a 5star comfy bed with luxury bedding, desk, tables, built in robe, huge windows, clean, crisp carpet and interiors and heaps of storage! Your room is one of three bedrooms located upstairs and all the same huge size! upstairs also has a separate bathroom and the main bedroom where we stay has the ensuite bathroom.
You can use our bikes anytime or simply use the new bus stop located RIGHT AT THE FRONT GATE for access to train direct to city. We are located on the Werribee Train Line, nearest station is Aircraft station but nearest main station is LAVERTON. The bus connects directly from the estate entrance to either Laverton or Williams Landing train stations. Interaction with GuestsYou will be pretty independent as we are Artists and Community Workers we are always in and out. My husband is from Ghana, West Africa; a Traditional African Drummer and Dancer who performs and runs workshops all over Melbourne. Together we run 'One Spirit' African Drumming and Dance with Drumming and Dance and Visual Art workshops at our local Art Space which you are welcome to attend. I am doing my Masters of Social Work whilst freelancing Cultural Community Development projects. Together we have an amazing 4 year old son who does ballet 4 times a week and attends school 3 days a week.
We LOVE hospitality and I am a former Chef so you are welcome to feast at our table as we enjoy traditional African cooking and dishes from all around the world! I have also been trained by Japanese chef so I love cooking Asian style.
Our home is happy, full of laughter and light. We enjoy our artistic cultural life and welcome you whilst respecting your privacy and freedom. The NeighborhoodWe live in a place called Sanctuary Lakes and it is a true Sanctuary. The houses were built around the award winning Greg Norman Champion Golf Course surrounded by lakes. The estate is nestled between the River and the Bay with the Coastal Park and Wetlands behind us. This means plenty of walking trails and bike paths with amazing views of the city and breathtaking untouched coast. The estate has its own walking and fitness circuit that takes you around the enormous series of lakes and beaches with fitness points dotted along the way. If you prefer gym then grab your gear and walk a few houses down to our own private facility with steam room, sauna, fully equipped gym and swimming pool. You might to play golf? You can do that too!
We are in the suburb of Point Cook a new residential area with an innovative community and town centre with plenty of shops and restaurants. Our estate has its own waterfront cafes and restaurants and bars. Sanctuary Lakes also has its own local pub and a lively bar for music and dance.
Just 6 mins away is the incredible Werribee Open Range Zoo, an African Safari delight. The historic Werribee Mansion and World Class Rose Garden, as well as the Shadowfax Winery and Australian Polo and Equestrian centre are all located in the same precinct, not to mention the Point Cook Air Museum! And it doesn't stop there! We are located on the direct route to the Great Ocean Road and all of Victoria's famous Surf Coast Tourist Areas! The amazing wine region of greater Geelong is just 45mins away on one road! So much to see and do here! It's the best base for you to travel from for day trips with no toll roads located in the west! This side of town has an abundance of cultural diversity and culturally inclusive food and entertainment and community events! We have huge diversity here, all the Colour and sounds and tastes from the contents, Asia, the Pacific Islands, the Middle East, Europe, Africa! We have Churches and Mosques and Temples, all side by side! You will find it all here! You can't help but feel at home! Melbourne is known as the culture, food, sports, art and music capital of Australia and ONLY the Western Suburbs can give you ALL of that on your doorstep, at the touch of your fingers and in this case in your own home! Getting AroundWe are on the Werribee Train Line. Nearest station is Aircraft Station. Nearest Hub is Laverton Train Station.
Buses run from the estate entrance to the train stations or shopping areas. We are just 15 mins from CBD on the Western side of the city which means no toll roads! We are across the bay. We are a bayside suburb.
There are walking and bike paths everywhere to enjoy.
You are a five min walk to our estate waterside cafes and restaurants and ten mins walk to local shops. Other Things to NoteIf you play Golf this estate is built around a world class Championship Course designed by Greg Norman but it does cost money to play a round of golf and you need to book; it is open to public and they welcome guests any time any day! You can even a buggy and have beers at the clubhouse!