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Heart of Northcote retreat

Private room in house hosted by Gavin
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed2 shared baths
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100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
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House rules
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Location, location, location, right in the heart of Northcote! Places like this don't come up often; it has a cosy, country feel yet an expresso, tram, train, shops are only minutes away. Friendly home vibes, beautiful gardens, convenient location.

Large master bedroom (4.4m x 3.6m) with beautiful bay windows, high ceiling with chandelier; furnished with antique queen size bed (& fresh bedding), large study desk, chest of drawers and heater/fan, as per pics.

The space
The house is a spacious 3 bedroom Edwardian home with high ceilings, gas heating/cooking and beautiful large front and back garden and 2 bathrooms. It has a large kitchen and lounge area that is comfy, functional and decorated with vintage flair. Wi-Fi included...unlimited.

Guest access
Through front entrance, shared public spaces.
There is the possibility of permit street parking - as our neighbour has one spare pass.

Other things to note
Lots of tea available and breakfast supplies if needed.
Two bathrooms to share with 2 others.
Good hairdryer for guests.
Fresh sheets and towels in room.
Lots of storage space in room
Bike available - see below.
Location, location, location, right in the heart of Northcote! Places like this don't come up often; it has a cosy, country feel yet an expresso, tram, train, shops are only minutes away. Friendly home vibes, beautiful gardens, convenient location.

Large master bedroom (4.4m x 3.6m) with beautiful bay windows, high ceiling with chandelier; furnished with antique queen size bed (& fresh bedding), large stud…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Wifi
Kitchen
Dryer
Hangers
Hair dryer
Iron
Dedicated workspace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.74 out of 5 stars from 94 reviews

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Northcote, Victoria, Australia

Bohemian part of Melbourne, thriving social scene with live music venues, range of restaurants, wine bars, great coffee and shops, amongst other amenities: Northcote Aquatic centre (which includes heated indoor and outdoor pools, spa, etc) gyms and yoga schools - refer to Guidebook at end.
Bohemian part of Melbourne, thriving social scene with live music venues, range of restaurants, wine bars, great coffee and shops, amongst other amenities: Northcote Aquatic centre (which includes heated indoor…

Hosted by Gavin

Joined in July 2012
  • 94 Reviews
Melbourne, work in IT and love music and travel.
Co-hosts
  • Brendan
During your stay
You'll be sharing the house with two other housemates, that is myself and Brendan. We are always available either in person or on phone to answer any questions, and enjoy catching up over dinner or hitting the town. We've been told it's 'like staying at a mate's place', which we're happy to hear. We like the home to be a friendly sanctuary and are quiet and respectful of others at night, as also busy working during the day.
You'll be sharing the house with two other housemates, that is myself and Brendan. We are always available either in person or on phone to answer any questions, and enjoy catching…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 12:00 PM
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy