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Modern apartment with amazing views
Modern apartment with amazing views
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
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Spacious apartment, 4kms to the CBD. Quiet street with golf course. One block from Princes Park with its running track. Enjoy your own sunny room and private bathroom, access to large living area, kitchen & laundry. Short walk to tram and train.

The space

Located in a quiet, central part of inner Melbourne, this sun-filled apartment is the perfect place to explore everything the city has to offer.

Set in a contemporary building, I would love to share this large apartment with you. Located in a quiet area, it is a short tram ride to the central city district. It is surrounded by parklands (Royal Park and Princes Park). The apartment features floor to ceiling windows, providing sensational views of Melbourne.

Bedroom
Your room has floor-to-ceiling windows. It is a cheery and bright room. It has its own private balcony.

It comes with a large bathroom for your exclusive use. Wardrobe space is available.

Included in the price are:
Use of the house facilities (kitchen, laundry)
Fresh linen and towels.
Secure underground car park
Air-conditioning or heating
A simple breakfast
High speed wi-fi.
TV, radio and
A piano, for those of you musically inclined!

Make yourself at home in either of the two common living areas and the kitchen. Use the laundry if you need.

Booking
It would be great if you could provide some information about yourself when requesting a booking. It's good to know a little about you so I can tailor your stay to best meet your needs.

I look forward to meeting you!

Guest access

I fit in with guests' needs as best I can.

Security
The building is fully secure. Access is by swiper. Swiper replacement, if lost, is $50.

Interaction with guests

I can help out as much or as little as you need.

Other things to note

This is a quiet building in a tranquil parkland setting. Its difficult to imagine you are in a big city!

Amenities
Free parking on premises
Elevator
Internet
Cable TV
Prices
Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $16
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)

No Smoking. No additional guests unless cleared beforehand. Guests need to be respectful of others - not throwing objects from the balconies or making excessive noise so as to cause a nuisance.

Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
Fire extinguisher
Availability
1 night minimum stay

162 Reviews

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Martin User Profile
March 2017
For anyone needing more than just another place to stay in Melbourne this is a perfect location with the perfect host. Far enough away from the main city area to be quiet but close enough to get there quickly. Near the zoo and park area it is a wonderful place for walking around and exploring. The tram system here will get you just about anywhere else and there's one just a few minutes walk. My wife and I have stayed at a number of excellent B&B places Gloria's tops them all with the most comfortable, welcoming, enjoyable and friendly atmosphere making it indiscernible from staying in our own home.

Neeraj User Profile
October 2015
I had a lovely time staying at Gloria's apartment over the weekend in Melbourne. Gloria is a very warm and caring person. She went the extra mile to make me feel comfortable and welcome. She took time in giving me a tour of the house and the apartment, and made sure that I was comfortably settled. She explained the tram routes and even gave me a spare myki card. I was lucky to get her suggestions on where to dine, what places to visit, and enjoyed some great conversation over tea and cakes that she had prepared. She was very flexible in working with my schedule, and left me to my own devices, if I needed to be. Her cat is a very handsome fellow, and we really hit it off from the get go. The house has beautiful 180 degree views of the neighborhood. It is a 15 min drive to the city center, and yet, is located amidst quiet and peaceful surroundings. There was an international fiesta going on in the parks close by while I was there, and I enjoyed the food stalls serving cuisines from different parts of the world. The apartment has all amenities that you would need. Gloria had kept her fridge stocked, and I enjoyed some great coffee and tea. The apartment has a garage parking which was convenient as I had a rental car during my trip. While the apartment and the neighborhood in itself is beautiful, what I remember the most from my short trip was Gloria herself, and what a great welcoming host she was!

Baichuan User Profile
September 2015
I wish I never have to leave. Gloria is a life-time friend to make with. Gloria responded the appointment immediately and confirmed very fast. She in-timely contacted me for the check-in details, and welcomed me by the gate. The security pass procedures are clearly explained. She is so nice, generous, knowledgeable, and open-mind. She taught me how to prepared the breakfast, where to go for the grocery, food, and furniture, etc. Gloria offered several times to drive me to my destinations. While I insisted to go by myself, she borrowed her myki to me just in case mine myki balance is low. We had a lot really nice talks. Gloria always greet me when I got back from the work, which makes my first night after checking-out seems boring. The living room is breathtaking, and the bedroom is clean and tidy. There is even a tub in the bathroom, and the cat is really cute.

Anna User Profile
August 2015
One of our travel highlights was staying at Gloria's place. She is the most welcoming, caring and sweetest person I've met. What was more important was that they accepted our Airbnb request and was accommodate us on such a short notice. Her apartment is beautiful and cozy. We were greeted during the evening by Gloria and her cat. Although I'm not a cat person, this cat was adorable and entertaining to watch. A washer was available for use but we didn't have the time to take advantage of this amenity. Also, her wifi works great. Gloria took it upon herself to go to the store prior to our arrival to buy breakfast such as muesli and raisin toast for us to eat in the morning. She made sure we ate breakfast and had our daily dose of coffee and tea. It was delicious! We wish to we had more time to enjoy our stay as we only were able to check in late and we checked out early in order to squeeze in a few more sightseeing before our flight takes off. Her home is as described and as pictured. Gloria is an amazing person and a great conversationalist. When we come back, we'll definitely stay here again!

Jeff User Profile
March 2015
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Gloria's. The location was great - a short tram to the city + it was close to Brunswick where our friends were staying. The room is private and clean with an ensuite bathroom and small patio. Gloria was very generous and had some great breakfast stuff available. Thanks for having us in your beautiful home!

Katrina User Profile
March 2015
Gloria was a delight to stay with. She was communicative and more than generous from the start. I booked a single night just a couple of days prior to arrival, and Gloria was warm and accommodating. The room was clean and fresh, and I was offered a cup of tea and conversation within 5 minutes of arriving. Gloria is an interesting and kind woman, and I would highly recommend staying with her if you are an independent traveller looking for quiet and clean accommodation with an affectionate cat and fantastic host.

Clare User Profile
April 2014
We had a fab time with Gloria and her son Tristan. Home was as expected, clean and tidy. Very welcoming, accessible by tram to CBD, spacious, had some lovely evenings with the family. Highly recommend for future stays

Melbourne, AustraliaJoined in October 2011
Gloria User Profile

Professional. Enjoy theatre, music, reading, cycling, walking AND travelling - anywhere off the beaten track. Favourite travel destinations are Norway and Spain.
I travel light and really enjoy staying with people, rather than impersonal hotels. I want to experience the day-to-day life of where I go, learn tips from the locals on what to do, where to go ... and generally, blend in and live like a local.
As a host, I am friendly, open and very much enjoy getting to know people, who they are, what they do and sharing life's experiences.
Fluent in italian, happy to provide italian conversation classes for those of you interested in brushing up on your language skills!!!!

Languages: English, Español, Français, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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