About the Homestay
Sorry, Females Guests Only.
We have been fully booked out for months and only just now reinstated our listing as we have a rare upcoming vacancy. Please note that our premises and location is quite sought after and this vacancy wont last long. It is the double room that is available, but we only want it occupied by one person and it is priced accordingly.
We are in a perfect central location, 5 km from city. We are on a major bus route, with bus at the door running every few minutes and only 15 minutes to the city. QUT Kelvin Grove is 1km away or 5 minutes by bus. Train station 15 minutes walk. We are only 200m from a shopping centre complete with supermarket, cinema, restaurants, cafes, gym etc. Convenience store only 50 metres away.
We are in a very safe, secure area and the house is quite safe and secure also.
Surrounded by parks, cycleways, churches, etc. Friendly happy family of 4, with the husband being Australian and the wife, Asian. We have 2 boys, 10 and 16 years. We enjoy camping, shopping and eating out. If time permits we can pick up and drop off at airport, which is 20 minutes away. No charge for this. We are locals, who know the area quite well and can offer plenty of tips and advice.
Our house is on 2 levels. We occupy the upper level and the lower level is fully self contained with large modern bathroom and fully equipped kitchen. The guests have full use of kitchen which includes oven, microwave, fridge and all utensils. There are 3 bedrooms downstairs. One room has a single bed, the other 2 single beds and the 3rd room which is a double room with double bed, or can be converted to twin beds. It is not envisaged that all 3 rooms are occupied at the one time. There is also a common lounge room. Guests have own entrance and own laundry.
- Pets Indoor
- Non Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
We are located around 5km from the city. There are shops, restaurants, cafes, gym, cinema etc only 200 metres or 5 minutes walk. We are surrounded by many parks and cycleways. We are situated on a major bus route with buses running every few minutes towards the city and Kelvin Grove (QUT). The bus stop is about 50 metres away. The train station is 15 minutes walk.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
No Parking on the premises (only street parking). No visitors to stay overnight. No smoking. No pets. Definitely no noise. Respect other people's privacy. Keep premises clean.
Smoking is not allowed.
Geoffrey and Marive were extremely great with us, they help us about everything and thanks to them my arrived to Australia was the nicer that it could be. Thank you for everything! I will never forget you both.
Very Great familly and good welcome !
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 199 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.