About this listing
Comfortable bedrooms with private bathrooms, access to all appliances, gourmet kitchen and everything that a luxury, classy family home has to offer. Close to public transport, shops in a beautiful, leafy and safe neighbourhood, with friendly hosts.
Heritage, gracious residence ideal for middle aged single travellers, couples and friends. Perfect for academics, nature enthusiasts and those who enjoy seeing the world at slow pace.
Private rooms with own bathrooms, quality cotton Sheridan linen, luxury Egyptian cotton bath sheets, Historical, small mansion, screened from the world by fernery and brush fence with occasional koala appearing on front yard eucalyptus tree.
A former European-born globe trotting diplomat is opening her elegant house to share with professional and business travellers. Hosts (Gosia and Ray) live in the house and have own private bedroom with en-suite in the front of the house.
Wake up to chirpy parrots and other natvie birds. Relax in a wisteria-shaded, outdoor space sipping coffee, reading, chatting or listening to music. Private bedrooms with an an ensuite and a spa bath.
Conveniently located near train / bus and a 10 minutes drive to the beach and the city.
We have a Volkswagen Touareg 4WD and by arrangement can offer one day or 1/2 day visits to pristine secluded beaches, national parks, whale watching, vineyards or other seasonal attractions.
Close proximity to the dress circle cafe / restaurant precinct.
Lunch / picnic pack available by arrangement.
Access to the pantry, help yourself to supplies to make your own breakfast. Venture out on your own or ask for guided excursions to nearby beaches, wineries, national parks, museums, galleries.
Two private bedrooms one with its own spa bathroom. Hosts occupy a privately located front bedroom with their own ensuite. Guests can count on assistance /conversation/ orientation to the environs or left alone.
Free wireless internet.
Private guest bedrooms and dedicated bathrooms. Guests have access to the whole house, fully equipped kitchen, stocked pantry laundry, media lounge, computer room and the gardens.
Interaction with Guests
Interaction with hosts:
As little or as much as desired.
We live in one of the most attractive, safe "old charm" neighbourhoods with restored stone fronted houses and lovely gardens on a jacaranda studded peaceful Elmo Avenue. 10 min to the CBD and the ocean and close to all conveniences, public transport, shops, cafes.
To get around you have 150 m to the metro train (two stops to the city) and buses every 15 min to town and Flinders University. Walking distance to Woolworths and other shops for all your supplies.
Other Things to Note
Due to popular demand, if Elmo has reached full capacity, we have an arrangement with our friends and neighbours who have offered a bedroom with a private bathroom in their lovely home nearby.
Professional and business travellers only. Use of fridge , microwave and toaster for snacks and light meals. No cooking. No parties. By arrangement meals can be cooked and prepared for / with the guests.
No smoking inside the house. Smoking area in the garden.
About the Host, Gosia
A former European-born globe trotting diplomat is opening her elegant house to professional and business travellers. I am a humanist, love reading, enquiring and exploring. Have travelled the world and am convinced that Adelaide is one of the world's hidden treasures! Conversation and fresh food is always top quality at Elmo!