This pretty californian 1930's bungalow has ample room & a lovely outdoor space to chill out in. The rooms are generous, and living areas comfortable and peaceful despite being close to funky Enmore and Newtown. Transport is easily accessible and awesome restaurants are at your door step.
Our inner west Sydney home is full of old world charm. It has high ornate ceilings, wooden floors, and plenty of space.
Our big back yard is a sun drenched oasis with wrap around gardens, overlooked by an alfresco entertainers veranda. For guests with children we have a small sand pit and a trampoline.
Being in walking distance of cosmopolitan Newtown and it's plethora of restaurants you will be spoiled for dining choices. Newtown and Enmore also have some great entertainment hot spots, bars and theatres namely the infamous Enmore Theatre which hosts local and international performing artists.
The shopping is excellent with many unique boutiques, and collectible stores. Every Saturday one can visit the colourful Newtown Markets.
Regular buses and trains run like clockwork. It is literally 15 mins from Newtown train station to Sydney CBD.
Our home has 4 spacious bedrooms. Downstairs there is a recently renovated bathroom, a study, two bedrooms each with a double bed, and a third room with a bunk bed. Our newly renovated attic room contains a forth bedroom with a european queen bed, ensuite with shower/bath, air con, and cable TV.
We have a separate fully equip newly renovated open plan kitchen, TV/lounge with cable and a separate dining room/sitting room. Our dining table seats 10.
We also have wifi access, separate laundry/dryer and off street parking.
For families with a baby/toddler, we have one portacot and one high hair.
The use of a stroller can also be organised.
Guests will have access to the whole house. We do padlock the shed and outhouse for the safety of all, especially children.
My husband and I do our best to be available by phone and email. We are not present at the listings during our guests stay except to hand over the keys and give our guests a tour of their accommodation.
Our neighbourhood has a lot to offer from theatres, to great dining, parks, cafés with excellent food & coffee, galleries, curio/antique stores and original boutiques. The vibe of our neighbourhood is exciting and unique as well as laid back and friendly. Although modern, vibrant and colourful it is also one of Sydney's oldest settled areas thus stepped in History.
See the house manual for more info re getting around Syd and the Syd 2014 TimeOut Mag which is provided upon arrival. It details exciting happenings around Syd... shows, concerts, Museum events, transport info, bars etc
We also provide a map of the local area.
We provide milk, a loaf of bread, tea/instant coffee/milo, juice, eggs, some fruit and cereal for breakfast on your first morning in our home.
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We meet our guest with the key and give a brief tour of the house, and are contactable by ph and or email.
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We provide milk, a loaf of bread, tea/instant coffee/milo, juice, eggs, some fruit and cereal for breakfast on your first morning in our home. If you require lactose or gluten free please advise and we will gladly oblige.
We keep a tidy, clean home and expect our guests to do the same.
On hot days we would very much appreciate our garden watered. The hose is by the entrance to the laundry.
Please collect our mail.
Our house is a smoke free zone. If you smoke outside please collect and dispose of your cigarette butts.
Please no loud parties in our home, quiet dinner parties however are perfectly fine.
When entering please remove your shoes.
If you are sleeping in our attic room and have a suitcase please lift it up the stairs rather drag it as heavy cases can chip the steps.
When checking out please strip the beds of sheets/pillow cases and leave them in a pile on the floor in each room. There is no need, unless they need to be washed, to place blankets, duvet covers or mattress protectors on the floor.
Towels similarly can be left on the floor in the bathrooms.
Also when leaving, empty the two rubbish bins in the kitchen into the outside bins located at the side of the house.
On your last day please also clean up your dishes. It is fine to leave them drying in the rack and is fine to load the dish washer and leave it running.
Rubbish day is early Wed morn. Bins need to go out Tues night for collection.
Please also see our house manual for further details.
Enjoy and have fun!
*Mother of 3, creative, hardworking and an advocate of mindful healthy lifestyle choices.
*Lover of food, cooking, entertaining, good books, and art house movies.
*Residing in Australia, and being kiwi born from Croatian descent has made me very interested in people's heritage, stories and cultural backgrounds.
*I also used to be a high school teacher in NZ, then clothes designer/producer in Sydney. Now I am an Educator and run my own Family Day Care.