Beautiful, spacious, brand-new apartment on the top floor of complex with an extra large balcony overlooking the Canberra Arboretum & views to Black Mountain Tower - only 12 minutes drive from the CBD and/or parliamentary triangle. Perfect for relaxing short or long stays. Great for visiting family in Canberra, and also accessibility to Namadgi National Park. Good base to head to the Snowy Mountains for winter snow play - save $$$ by staying 'off-snow'!
Stylish fully furnished very-new apartment. Good-sized living spaces, oversized balcony and bathroom. Suitable for wheelchairs/people with disabilities - wide doors, disability parking space and accomodating shower/wet area. Sleeps 2 people in the main bedroom, and another person or 2 small children on the large sofabed in the lounge area. Child's floor mattress "toddler bed" suitable for youngsters is also available. Study nook with writing desk. Fabulous book swap. DVD selection provided for further entertainment. Secure under-cover accessibility parking space for 1 car is available. Private, quiet complex, a place to relax in between visiting family, Canberra's attractions or after work on a business trip. Located away from the hustle and bustle of the down-town Canberra centres but only 4 minutes drive to a major shopping area (Weston Creek), 12 mins to Civic (CBD) and 15 mins to Belconnen or Tuggeranong. Great location at the foot of Mt Stromlo for easy access to bushwalking, mountain and road biking (next door to Stromlo Mountain Bike Park), star gazing (Mt Stromlo Observatory) or driving out to the Cotter Dam,Tidbinbilla Space Station and Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve (kangaroos, koalas and platypus galore). Secure access to a beautiful outdoor red-tiled infinity lap swimming pool and outdoor BBQ area located in the complex - the pool and the beautiful gardens were designed by international superstar gardener Jamie Durie! See if you can spot Parliament House's flagpole from in the pool as you swim...Keep your eye out for balloons at sunrise and kangaroos at sunset from the balcony - relax in a deck chair, or at the high rise tables with the 180 Degree views over the Molonglo Valley with a cup of fresh coffee from our ground coffee machine or sip a beautiful Aussie wine from the crystal glasses.
All rooms of the apartment.
Interaction with guests
We (My partner Mike and I, either or both as available) will welcome/greet you and provide initial access and an introduction to the parking space and the apartment before leaving you to your privacy; we will be fully contactable during your stay.
Other things to note
January 2017 update: Primary construction of townhouses in new suburb Coombs, across the road (250m away), is now complete.
*Non-smoking apartment, thankyou.
**For long term stays please note that there will be no cleaning service during your stay. All cleaning products and equipment are provided for you to keep the rooms clean. The cleaning fee only covers end of stay cleaning and linen.
***Accidents do happen. In case it happens to you, please let me know if you drop a plate or a glass or other or in case anything malfunctions.
****Plates are located in the dining room drawers.
*****Breakfast is a simple but yummy affair for the first night (only) - something 'toasty', juice, cereal :-)
Please respect the privacy of the other building tenants - there is a noise curfew in place (including using washing machines/driers, loud music/television etc.) from 10pm to 7am. Otherwise, relax and make yourself at home!
Children: please supervise your children when they are on the balcony, AT ALL TIMES; we are absolutely happy to accommodate infants (<2yrs) as well but parents will need to bring suitable required sleeping equipment (e.g. portacot/bassinet).