We offer accommodation with an artistic outlook. Our town house, re-built in 2011, is a completely re-worked 1890 end terrace. The architect has made the most of abundant natural light and ventilation. Our soaring atrium rises 30 feet and showcases some great contemporary Australian art.
Setting the scene for your exploration of Newtown's galleries, shops, music venues, theatres, & restaurants (and exclusively for the enjoyment of guests), is a retrospective by Australian artist Tony Twigg.
(In conjunction with Tony's SLOT gallery, we also host the DIP 24/7 Street Art project in our old Shopfront window.)
After a big day out you may want to cosy up in front of our burning log gas fire, and further research the next day's destinations, or Skype home, on our 42" internet connected LCD TV's. Each room in your unit has built in stereo ceiling speakers, with their own volume controls and the ability to switch between different sound sources; (EG MP3 for the bedroom and radio for the Den).
Key Aspects of our Layout
Your unit enjoys its own separate entrance, and MIFARE card security. The bedroom features a King size bed, or 2 X extra length single beds. Your unit has a separate den with King single sofa bed, suitable for two accompanying children.
The full sized kitchen has a cooktop, microwave, oven, complete with a 4 place dining setting.
There are adjoining laundry facilities with laundry tub and combined front loading washing machine/dryer.
Your ensuite bathroom features twin head and twin control showers, stone top vanities and heated towel rails.
Your kitchen opens onto our fully grassed courtyard where you will find an authentic Italian woodfired oven and mains connected natural gas barbecue.
At the beginning of your visit we stock the fridge and pantry with juices, milk, coffee, cereals, bread, yoghurt, fruit, bacon and eggs so that you can enjoy preparing your own breakfast each morning at whatever time of day suits you best.
Newtown has a buzz like no other suburb in Sydney. Our street may bring you the music of young children at play in the primary school opposite, or the singing of worshippers in the Church just over the road, who coexist with rock bands that hire their church hall for rehearsals, as well as the classical musicians practising in their home just a couple of doors away.
Our town house boasts a premium inner-west position: we are a 15-minute taxi ride from the airport, but suffer virtually no aircraft noise. Sydney's Town Hall, the heart of the CBD, is 3km away or 10 mins. by train. (Our nearest train station is 660m away); buses are 280m. Walk 350m to the West, on King St, & you'll find renowned music venue, the Vanguard, funky cafe Urban Bytes, Thai Times, offering $6:50 lunches, or Rubyo's restaurant offering silver service and white linen.
The B & B operator is an expert board rider and can offer advice, assistance & surf tours to any guests interested in Sydney's beaches.
(Bronte Beach & Bondi Beach are both about 9kms away.)
Broadway with its huge shopping centre is 1.2km.
Sydney Football Stadium & Sydney Cricket Ground, two of Sydney's major sports stadiums, are 4KM by taxi or 3.5KM on foot. Bondi beach is 20 minutes away by taxi.
380m away on City Road and you'll find Sydney University's Darlington Conference Centre, restaurant and bar.
Stretch your walk to 620m in that direction & you'll find yourself at the main gates of Sydney University, thereby gaining access to a 50m indoor pool & Gym, the Fisher library, parks and gardens & the Wentworth building of the Sydney University union, with its own student priced world of bars, cafes, banks, Newsagencies, computer shops and cafes; (week days only). Sports fans may catch a SU Rugby first grade game,(750m to oval), or a SU Soccer Super League Game.
Walk 730m to the North & you will find the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Medical centre.
330m away to the South is Carriageworks Creative Arts Centre. Every Saturday, between 8AM & 1PM, most locals gather here for the Eveleigh Farmers' Market. The heritage listed Blacksmith's Workshop of the old railway yards is transformed into a meeting hub where the community gather to share stories, learn about the journey of food direct from the source and enjoy delicious fare, coffee, treats, samples and fresh produce direct from over 70 stall holders.
- Burning Log Gas Fire
- Clothes dryer
- Cooking Facilities
- DVD player
- Free WiFi
- High chair
- Internet TV with Skype Camera
- Ironing Facilities
- Linen Supplied
- Parking for Medium or smaller size car
- Showcase for Aus. Art
- Towels Supplied
- Washing Machine
- Wi-fi Tablet Phone
As a start-up we are offering opening special rates right throught to December. These represent exceptional value for the style, space and amenity you will enjoy staying with us. In addition, if we have vacancies in the next 4 weeks you will get a crazy additional discount of 20%
Stay before 22 Jun 2013 for 10% off.
Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner.
Prices listed based on 2 adults. Property has 2 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 people.
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