About this listing
Stunning luxury holiday home designed around an open, light living space that flows from inside to outside.
Kinkora is deceiving from the front due to its rich period detailing however upon entry you will be surprised by its complete transformation into a modern architectural masterpiece.
This stunning holiday home has been designed around an open, light living space that flows from inside to outside. Only the front two rooms of the original house have been retained. The circular stained glass window at the entrance is an original feature. Other features (such as the fireplaces and bay window) have been incorporated in keeping with the period style of the house.
The master bedroom is located downstairs with a walk in robe and ensuite. Wallpaper gives the room an elegant yet contemporary edge. A formal living room follows, providing a tranquil space together with a private study that can also be used as a nursery if needed.
The floating staircase is a striking central feature of the house. It is dominated by one of the many beautiful light fittings in the house. It leads upstairs to the children's bedrooms and bathroom. Each bedroom is individually furnished and decorated, creating unique and playful spaces that any child can enjoy.
Downstairs, the vast open plan kitchen, dining and living space is stylish and bright, with high ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the sparkling pool and back yard. As well as the main living space, there is a great informal area for the kids.
The kitchen is finished with Calcutta marble and Caesar stone benches, impressive silver lights and Miele appliances. It incorporates every modern convenience, including a steam oven, coffee machine, bar fridge and a pantry larger than some kitchens!
The area to the side of the dining area has been enhanced by the use of a water feature and a suspended rooftop garden over the garage.
Downstairs contains the large double garage as well as a games room and laundry. The games room is playfully decorated in LA and Rio wallpaper, which is sure to entertain the children.
The outdoor space has many features to keep children entertained, including a pool, in-ground trampoline and a climbing frame. It also has plenty for the adults, including an outdoor kitchen and a built-in fireplace. There is even a chook shed in the back corner of the backyard and a vegie patch in the front yard.
Kinkora would be sure to impress the most discerning guest together with its excellent location just of the main shopping strip of Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn.
Home Truths :
Bedroom #1: 1 x King bed + Ensuite (Shower)
Bedroom #2: 1 x King single bed
Bedroom #3: 1 x Queen bed
Bedroom #4: 1 x King single bed
Bedroom #5: 1 x King single bed
1 x Shared bathroom (bath & shower)
2 x Powder room
1 x Rumpus room
Parking - garage - 2 cars
Private solar heated pool
All Luxico guests receive a bottle of bubbles in the fridge plus a gourmet welcome hamper including tea, coffee, jams, muesli, milk and some tasty treats.
We supply luxury toiletries and towels and our beds are made up with top quality linen ensuring a comfortable stay.
Interaction with guests
One of our superhosts will meet you at the property to hand over keys and answer any queries you may have about the home.
Our 24/7 concierge team are on hand to help you with any special requests during your stay.
Other things to note
Bookings made via AirBNB are subject to the standard booking terms and conditions displayed on the Luxico Holiday Homes website.
You must be over 28 years old to book this property. Please contact us if the majority of your guests are aged under 28 to confirm suitability of this property.
Parties are strictly prohibited.
Payment of your deposit constitutes acceptance of our terms and conditions. Please contact us if you would like a copy of these terms prior to booking.
For security reasons, a copy of your Australian Drivers License or International Passport is required prior to check-in along with confirmed names for all guests staying at the property along with a signed Booking Agreement before access details can be provided. This is not negotiable! Please don’t book with us if you are not comfortable providing this information.
- STRICTLY NO PARTIES. $5000 PENALTY (refer to terms and conditions)
- No smoking inside the house
- Please respect our neighbours. Fines may apply for excessive noise if reported
- If you break something, please let us know so that we can replace it for the next guests
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
Why stay in a hotel when you can enjoy the space and amenity of a designer home?
Luxico manages designer and luxury homes across Melbourne, Sydney, Palm Beach and the Mornington Peninsula with many new locations coming in 2017.
All Luxico homes are fully equipped with 5-star linens, towels, luxury toiletries, gourmet welcome hampers, free Wi-Fi and all the essential items that you will require during your stay.
Luxico's Housekeeping and Concierge Services teams are on hand to assist with airport transfers, grocery deliveries, catering, extra cleaning and anything else you might require.
Guests travelling with children can request toys, activities, travel cots and high chairs at no additional cost, whilst pet owners have a number of great properties to choose from with doggy beds, water bowls and other items provided to minimize your luggage.
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