If you are looking for a very large residence close to Heidelberg, Ivanhoe or Rosanna, this is the house for you.
Perfect for up to 14 guests, your (mainly) ground floor, seven-bedroom (1 king, 2 queen and 4 double beds) StayCentral serviced residence has a huge, fully-equipped kitchen with large oven and cook top, dishwasher, two large fridges, a laundry with separate washer and dryer and three bathrooms, including ensuite. Every bedroom except the loft has its own large flat screen TV too! As well as the living area, there is a massive family room with large TV, table tennis table and lots of seating. There's a very powerful hot water service to keep the three bathrooms going morning and night, and there is a cot and high chair available if needed for a small fee. Remember to BYO cot linen.
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This stylishly refurbished apartment accommodation is in a sprawling, renovated and refurbished home at 23 Lower Plenty Road, Rosanna; only minutes from Heidelberg and Ivanhoe. It has a great privacy aspect, with no immediate neighbours. There are UP TO six parking spaces on site, plus street parking around the corner just nearby.
The house is located close to downtown Rosanna, which is a one-minute walk to the train station. The Rosanna shopping strip is home to many vibrant cafes and eateries. Take your pick; we have Italian, Thai and Chinese restaurants.
Rosanna is a lovely leafy suburb of Melbourne. It has great parks, shops and a 'family feel' neighbourhood. You can grab yourself one of Melbourne's best coffee's down at the MANY local cafes including 'Miss Marie's' and take a stroll in Rosanna Parkland and jogging track.
The mansion is close to The Austin Hospital, The Oliver Newton-John Wellness Centre and Mercy Hospital for Women (less than 1.3km or 10-15 minute walk), Warringal Private Hospital and RMIT and La Trobe Universities.
There's a market on the weekend nearby at La Trobe University.
Two minutes away, there is the Rosanna Parklands, a 15-hectare park with creek, playground, jogging and bike track and even a tree house.
For more great restaurants and cafes and the best shopping in Australia, jump on a train at Rosanna Station 800m away, (next to the massive Rosanna Parklands), and take a quick trip into the CBD.
Your Melbourne accommodation includes high quality furnishings and appliances, linen, beautiful bath towels, a fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities.
Main Bedroom - a comfortable king-sized bed with a gorgeous timber, head and foot, with it’s own walk-in robe and ensuite, and wall-mounted TV.
Second Bedroom - queen-sized bed with huge bay window, and massive flat-screen, wall-mounted TV.
Third bedroom - queen-sized bed with large, flat-screen, wall-mounted TV.
Fourth, fifth and sixth bedrooms - double beds with flat-screen TVs.
Seventh bedroom – upper level attic room with double bed.
Quality pillows (firm and soft) in all bedrooms. Bedside tables with lamps.
Robes with hanging space, (or racks), and lots of hangers. Drawers and shelves.
Beautiful bath towels (and spares) as well as hand towel, face washers and bath mat.
Adjustable shower height and a massage shower head, and hair dryers.
Welcome soap, shampoo and conditioner.
Separate washing machine and clothes dryer. Clothes airers and small stepladder.
Iron & ironing board.
Spacious area with eight-seater lounge, comfy cushions, occasional chairs and coffee tables.
12-seater dining table and chairs to match.
Large 60" TV, DVD player, CD player and stereo. Various games, DVDs and book exchange.
Large room with 60" TV, lots of seating and space; as well as a pool table and
ping pong table table.
All modern kitchen appliances are fitted here; including coffee machine, two large fridges, (one in the laundry next door; you may need to turn it on), dishwasher, microwave, large stainless steel oven, large gas cook top and range hood. All the essential utensils are provided.
Welcome tea, coffee, sugar, milk, paper towels, serviettes etc.
There is a very large outdoor entertainment area with two large table and chair settings; as well as a large BBQ and small garden setting.
Transport from the airport is easy; take the Skybus from outside the airport terminal to Southern Cross train station in downtown Melbourne, then cross over to the Eltham/Hurstbridge metro train line. Get off the train at Rosanna station. From there, you have the option to walk (600m up the hill) or get a bus (the 517 to Northland) or take a short taxi trip (if you have lots of bags).
It’s about a $70 taxi ride from Tullamarine Airport and 12 km from the centre of Melbourne.
You can walk to the Melbourne to Hurstbridge train line which stops at Jolimont for Melbourne Park and the MCG, where there are lots of sporting venues including the Australian Open, AFL Grand Final and the cricket at the MCG. The express train takes only 15 minutes to reach Flinders St Station in the city. The ‘all-stations’ train is a 29-minute train ride, with at least 3 trains per hour. One station away is Heidelberg, which is a larger town with multiple food outlets including Japanese, Indian and two upmarket restaurants with gaming facilities, Coles and Leo’s supermarkets and bottle shops
Buses are very close - the 903 buses go in a circle around Melbourne and stop at Northland or Doncaster shopping town.
There is a bus down Johnson Street to Collingwood, Brunswick, Carlton and city.
Bus 517 stop right outside our house and will take you to Northland or Greensborough and buses departing from Rosanna Station go to Eltham or Glenroy, via Preston and Coburg.
The residence is located in downtown Rosanna, a one-minute walk to the train station and the Rosanna shopping strip. We are right next door to vibrant cafes and eateries. Take your pick; we have Italian, Thai and Chinese restaurants; as well as a ‘Crust’ pizza delivery and Subway.
Rosanna is a lovely leafy suburb of Melbourne. It has great parks, shops (including a pharmacy, supermarket, gym, doctor and dentist) and a 'family feel' neighbourhood. You can grab yourself one of Melbourne's best coffee's down at the MANY local cafes including 'Miss Marie's' and take a stroll in Rosanna Parkland and jogging track.
GOOD TO KNOW
This apartment generally has a minimum stay of 3 nights.
Bookings made well in advance have longer minimum stays.
Lower rates are available for longer bookings, and for stays that are booked well in advance.
Long-term stays are also welcome.
Pets are allowed in many of our properties, as long as they are quiet, and do not damage or climb on the furnishings.
We require a minimum security bond of $1,500, which will be pre-authorised (not charged) to your credit card several days before your arrival and released back automatically by your bank after your departure (subject to damage check). For much longer stays or other reasons, this amount may change and the bond will be deducted instead of pre-authorised. Please enquire with us for more details before making a booking.
All tea, coffee, toiletries, washing and cleaning products and other welcome supplies can be found in the kitchen, bathroom and bedrooms. You will need to purchase more of these consumables if you need them for the rest of your stay.
PLEASE NOTE: For your added security, this property is only managed in Australia and we never request payments be made to overseas bank accounts.
We send you instructions on how to collect your keys on site once your booking is confirmed. Our office is remote from the apartment, so we communicate by phone or email. We generally check with you within 24 hours of arrival to make sure that everything is okay, but we are available by phone and email for extended office hours every day.
A compendium with full instructions and local information is supplied in all of our apartments
Full directions & instructions on how to access your apartment will be provided once your booking is confirmed with StayCentral. Also, if you only travel on the trams within the city grid, it's free, and you don't need a Myki card.
Very early and late arrivals require the following fees to have someone there at these times:
6:00am - 9:30am & 6:00pm - 9:00pm will be charged at $25.00; 9:00pm - 6am will be charged at $60.00
Very early check-in can only be secured well in advance by either booking the night before, or by paying an extra half-day rate; depending on the time of arrival.