LAMBERT HOUSE has all the features of a modernised classic Queenslander. The comforts of today's living have not been compromised. There is ducted airconditioning throughout, and split system in middle level, as well as ceiling fans in each room. Smoke and security alarms. Wifi internet available anywhere in the home. Push button wall radio/CD/ipod control to most rooms plus several flat screen TVs are scattered throughout the home. Wrap around verandahs, private decks, large and small patio areas allow for outside Queensland living.
The home is a pleasant 10min walk to free cross river ferry departing every 30mins to central Brisbane and the City Cat service.
Offering 2 homes in one. 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms +3 sofa beds. All sofa beds are double inner spring and located in areas which can be set up for sleeping only, so you don't have to reset the lounge each day as there are still ample lounge spaces available.
Master - king bed and double sofa bed
Rms 2 and 3 - queen beds
Rm 4 - king twin singles
- queen bed
- double sofa bed
- Rms 5 and 6 - queen beds
- Alcove - double sofa bed
Sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms, plus double sofa bed. 2 bathrooms + powder rm.
The master bedroom boasts a large ensuite with walk in robe, sitting room with sofa bed and small deck area. 2 other queen bedrooms with plus 4th bedroom with twin king singles, allow for ample sleeping accommodation.
There are 2 separate lounges so the adults and children can enjoy their own spaces.
Large kitchen with dishwasher, ample storage and quality appliances.
Wrap around verandah with BBQ and outdoor setting, allow you to enjoy the outlook of the tree lined street. It is surprisingly quiet on the front deck for such an inner city location.
This floor has it's own entrance via keypad through front door Also the wifi and Foxtel Cable TV is independent from the lower level.
The MIDDLE level is a converted triple garage. These spaces can be requested to use as extra living/sleeping area with either the upper or lower levels. The double garage is converted to be used as a rumpus room with large screen TV for DVDs and games consoles plus an air hockey table. This level has split air con and fans.
The single garage space is separated with a wall and door to rumpus area. It can house a single car..
This fully self contained home is available to rent alone in quiet times.
This level has 2 queen bedrooms and an alcove in the ample L shaped lounge area has a sofa bed. There is a screen provided to create privacy for this space if it is used for sleeping. The bathroom and toilet have 2-way access.
It has a smaller kitchen with dishwasher. Microwave/convection bench top oven and hotplates are supplied.
This floor has it's own entrance via keypad through side gate. Also the wifi and Foxtel Cable TV is independent from the upper level.
- your personal 4 digit code is used to access home
- iPads supplied on each floor. Inhouse music or radio controlled from these devises. Or you can download Sonos Ap and play your own music selections.
- 3 extra large flat screens and 3 smaller ones throughout home
- Foxtel cable TV is available separately on both levels
- games room converted garage, has Xbox and DVD
- wireless internet throughout home
- all lights, ceiling fans and music operated from same wall switches
- outdoor lighting for trees and water feature come on automatically
- remote control water fountain in pool
LINEN is optional if you would like to save $$. It is hotel quality and includes sheets, pillow cases, towels, bath mats, face towels, hand towels and tea towels and pool towels in summer.
There is a lock up remote controlled garage for 1 car, and off street parking for 3 more cars. Street parking is free and easier to secure on weekends and after hours.
Bond is $500 and paid to owner on arrival or before via internet. Sometimes guests have trouble having their bond refunded through Stayz, so better we handle it. See Product Reviews for Stayz
PLEEEASE don't apply through Stayz until you have read the following.
- does your enquiry meet our terms for this site?
- are you seeking a discount?
- is the calendar marked full?
Stayz have a minimum conversion requirement of owners or they will delist us. Even if you just message us with a question, it counts as an enquiry. Often people apply several times across a few of our homes, so in part, our success is a problem for us.
If your stay is longer and / or you have a large group and would like to request a discount, we don't discount through Stayz, because their high commission rates need to be covered.
This is not to say we don't welcome every enquiry, we do want to hear from you, we may be able to juggle our bookings to find room for you? We often relax our 7 night minimum, so it is always worth asking.
We are easy to find, happy to talk 7 days, or email 24hours.
KANGAROO POINT AREA
CITY BOUND, RIVER FERRIES and RIVER WALKS
Short walk down Lambert St takes you via walkway to Dockside. This is a complex of high rise apartments, which houses some shops an Asian restaurant and cafe. The board walk along the river is extremely popular. There is a free cross river ferry service, leaving every 30 mins to take you to the city centre. Or you can also board Brisbane's famous City Cat ferry service that runs from Hamilton on the north side to University of Queensland.
You can follow it right around to the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, where a company called River Life, offers kayaking night and day, abseiling, rock climbing as well as offering Aboriginal cultural experiences.
Brisbane's sporting headquarters for Australian Rules Football Lions team and Australian and Queensland cricket. The light posts can be seen from the side deck, and it is within 15min walk.
RESTAURANTS AND CAFES
A short stroll to numerous eateries, and the quality of food on offer is diverse and high quality. The Sweet Mandarin offers Asian fare from Thai to Chinese and will deliver, the Indian specialists Raj's Palace receives mixed reviews, but we loved the food they delivered. Sushi, Subway and Spoons cafe are all in walking distance as well.
The famous Story Bridge Hotel is a pleasant 10-15 mins stroll and has multiple eating options and is one of Brisbane's most famous watering holes. The Shaftson Hotel is under 10mins walk and is a pleasant surprise once inside. There is a refurbished beer garden, and several inviting indoor spaces to enjoy a drink or meal. The food is above average for "pub grub" and there are specials each night EG 2 for one meals on Thursdays.
BRISBANE CITY CYCLE
Brisbane has an extensive network of bikes you can register to use and travel around Brisbane. You can return the bike to any station and if your trip is under 30mins there is no charge. One station is just 2mins from Lambert House.
There is a lock up garage on site, and room for 3 other cars off road. The street parking is surprisingly good given how close to the city we are, and it is free.
RATES and SHORT TERM CONDITIONS
Calendars are only marked taken when ALL our properties are reserved as our BestFit home allocation policy applies. accurate calendars on our home site.
We have some guidelines as to how bookings are considered, but we can be flexible, it is always worth asking. Please call 7 days. 8am - 9pm.
Min booking 7 nights. Christmas 10 nights must incl Dec 25 and Jan 1.
Per night - 1 level for 4 ppl $220-330pn
Middle level $50 per night
Extra people $25 pp
Linen $25 per person.
7-10 nt bookings that cover 2 weekends +15 may apply
Baby package $55 - high chair, child gates, cots when available
Pets $25 per week each
Exit clean $275
Extra cleaning $33p/hr
Excess rubbish removal $110
Credit Cards + 2-3
Stayz excess fee + 10 of total quoted here - so sorry, no discounts offered through here.
SHORT BOOKINGS CONDITIONS
Bookings of less than 7 nights are accepted as follows...
- if your dates adjoin another booking
- if booking is last minute
- you can be flexible about which property you are allocated
We reserve the right to discount or increase prices without notice, but not after price agreed.
BOOKINGS 3+ months in advance will be assessed on an individual basis.
The calendars here are only completed when all homes are taken, as we may be able juggle bookings to make room for you, happy to take your call 7 days.
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