Up the stairs to the studio from the gardenThe entrance to the Gardener's Loft


Entire home/apt

2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

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A newly built, architecturally designed, quirky, self contained studio conveniently located near Green Square station. Enjoy the advantages of complete independence & privacy whilst benefiting from our hints, tips & local knowledge as and when you need it! Revel in the Australiana kitsch & maybe watch an Australian movie classic from the DVD collection!

The space

This newly built, architecturally designed, self contained studio and secure garage is conveniently located in Beaconsfield, which is nestled in-between Alexandria, Zetland and Rosebery, 4km from Sydney Domestic Airport, 7km from Sydney International Airport and 5 km to the city.

This fabulous loft style ‘granny flat’ sits behind a two bedroom terrace house and shares the same garden and laundry facilities. You will enjoy the advantages of complete independence and privacy whilst benefiting from hints and tips and local knowledge as and when you need it!

Your independent access is through a secure garage accessed from the rear laneway. The location and garage provides the perfect base for car day trips to the Blue Mountains, Palm Beach, Kamay Botany Bay National Park and Bundeena.
PLEASE NOTE: the garage suits small sedans only and not long wheel based vehicles. If you like to use the garage for your vehicle it is an additional $30 a night.

Alternatively public transport is literally on your doorstep with buses to the city, Coogee Beach, NSW University, Sydney University, Randwick, Glebe, Newtown, Leichhardt and Circular Quay.

A 5 minute walk to Green Square train station and it is two stops to Sydney Domestic Airport, 3 stops to Sydney International Airport, two stops to the city and four stops to Circular Quay and Sydney’s fabulous harbour!

The studio features:
•Reverse cycle air conditioning;
•Laundry facilities;
•Kitchenette with fridge, microwave, rice cooker, kettle, toaster, sink & pantry space;
•Private bathroom with toilet and shower;
•King Furniture Sofa bed (King or twin singles);
•Linen, bath and beach towels;
•Clothes rack;
•Iron and ironing board;
•TV/DVD player;
•LAN & WiFi Internet access;
•iPod Docking station;
•Secure garage - (see above re additional 320 a night charge);
•Golf umbrellas;
•Boogie boards ....surfs up!

Beaconsfield/Alexandria boasts ‘foodie’ cafes, pubs, factory clothing outlets, antique markets and parks and nearby Redfern and Erskineville also offer their own unique village atmosphere and contrast.

Having travelled a lot we look forward to hosting you in our cute, little studio!

*Please note we recently changed sofa beds! The current sofa bed is by King Furniture and is made of engineered, steel frames providing the ultimate in support and durability. The idea of steel and comfort may seem contradictory – King Furniture’s POSTUREFLEX® seating systems are engineered to provide the strength and support necessary for lasting comfort and relaxation. This same steel system of seat suspension is used by Porsche and Rolls Royce to guarantee the ultimate in seating and sleeping.

Guest access

You have independent access through a secure garage accessed from the rear laneway. Guests have access to the garden and laundry which we share with our guests.

Interaction with guests

We like to hear how our guests are getting on and to see if they need anything so we tend to have a chat in the garden as guests come and go. We are normally present during our guests stay and we meet and greet guests on arrival and like to farewell guests on departure.

Other things to note

Check out the guide book I've created on airbnb!
There's beach towels and a cooler bag picnic set you're welcome to use during your stay!


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The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Cleaning Fee: 25
Security Deposit: 229
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price: 82 / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Common spaces
1 king bed

House Rules
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)

No smoking inside but you are welcome to smoke in the garden
No parties!
Cooking restricted to microwave and rice cooker only
No exposed flame i.e candles or tealights
Maximum occupancy 2 adults
No illegal internet downloads
No hair bleaching or hair colouring products to be applied during your stay
Loss of keys or keys broken or keys stuck in locks will result in a $280 replacement fee


Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund. Cancel within 7 days of your trip and the reservation is non-refundable.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher

Availability
3 nights minimum stay

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Jennifer User Profile
June 2017
We really enjoyed our weekend stay at Betty's loft! We arrived really early, and she was very accommodating and helpful with getting us settled. One thing in particular that really stood out to us was that Opal cards were available for us to use. It made getting to central Sydney much easier (~8 minutes walk to the nearest train station). The neighborhood around the loft also had a lot of nice places to eat. Overall, the loft was exactly as advertised: clean, comfortable, and private, and was just what we needed to explore the city for a few days.

Catrina User Profile
June 2017
Perfect location with everything you need, close to Greensquare station, convinient for parking if you do get a car, great recommendations for local eats, make sure you try the Adamo's ! Would definately stay again!

Sarah User Profile
June 2017
My recent stay at The Loft was perfect. It was very clean, comfortable, private and the location is convenient. The Loft is close to shops and cafes and a 5 minute walk takes you to Green Square station and then it is only a 3 minute commute into central Sydney. The wifi was reliable and fast. My hosts had superb communication skills, were always available, were super helpful and were also very considerate with giving me all the space I needed. I highly recommend a stay, and hope to visit again!

Yvonne User Profile
May 2017
I totally enjoyed my stay in the loft. It's only small but was perfect for what I needed. Very handy to public transport with Betty and Paul being fabulous hosts. They are very welcoming and accommodating but also respectful of our privacy. I would totally stay there again.

Andrew User Profile
April 2017
Had a great time at the loft. Would stay again. Great space and hosts.

Ben User Profile
April 2017
Great hosts, very helpful, friendly and accommodating

Simon User Profile
April 2017
Perfect accomodation for a city trip. It was clean and well equipped. Betty and Paul were very friendly hosts and they had plenty of useful information and tipps for us. We highly recommend this loft! :)

Beaconsfield, AustraliaJoined in May 2012
Betty User ProfileBetty is a superhost.

I am an Adelaide born Australian and I enjoy a good work life balance between my small business and a fun filled social life with my English born partner and our glasses are definitely half full, not half empty!

Our travel experiences include South East Asia, Mexico, USA & Europe and I have worked and lived in England, Venezuela and Germany. We aspire to being 'grey nomads' one day and would like to circumnavigate Australia!

Well we have been airbnb hosts now for over four years! How the time flies when you're having fun! We have met amazing people from all over the world and almost travel vicariously through our guests! Airbnb now plays an important part in our lives and we have truly become living and breathing airbnb advocates!

We love our home and look forward to continuing to sharing it with our airbnb guests!

Happy travels!

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