This is an old traditional cute Holiday unit in gorgeous Torquay. Great CENTRAL location with 2b/rooms sleeps 4 comfy or 5 squashy , cute back yard with BBQ .Easy and close Walking distance to beaches 400mtrs to surf and main beach , shops, Torquay pub and cafes.
Located in the traditional part of Torquay, called " Old Torquay " an OLD but cute traditional Holiday Unit / house come holiday shack at a reasonable price for the BEST central location motels are more ., and pets allowed . This was one of the FIRST units buit in Torquay with the main original owners house at the back , so its extra special
Close to both the MAIN and SURF beaches, cafes , shops and Torquay sundays you can even hear the relaxing funky music from Torquay pub
I have a MIN 2 night stay , 3 Night at Easter and 5/7 nights Xmas period .
Its your own private self contained property
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BOOKING , PLEASE TELL ME A LITTLE ABOUT YOURSELF IN BOOKING REQUEST , that would be great help so I know a little about you
The property itself is NOT modern , not 4 or 5 star , but more a traditional style relaxing holiday house ... basic no frills, a little Retro BUT with all modern furniture . It is very clean and tidy INSIDE as can be seen from the pictures, this is exactly how it will look as you walk in . I supply a few little things on welcome , such as tea ,cofee sugar, spreads , butter long life milk,cereal, juice , water, sweet treats, emergency tin food , tissues and toilet paper , along with shampoo , tooth brush, shower caps , paste and shavers if you by chance forget yours , and washing powder, tea towels ,bath mat ,beach towels, towels , Linen , doonas, blankets etc..
. It has 2 bedrooms , sleeps 4 comfortable , One with a double bed comfy mattress and other 2 single beds , plus has Trundle bed for 5th person if need arises ,but maybe a bit squashyfor 5th adult
i have a HIGH CHAIR booster seat , can be attached to chair or sit on floor , and PORTA COT if need with linen,, these under double bed .
. .... TV with lots of DVD 's to choose , 2nd room has a TV which plays CD's only as NO antenna PLUS old time VIDEO player with LOADS of videos great for kids quiet time , after long day at beach and play
Thers is a CD/radio player , board games , cards ,colouring books for kids, puzzle books for both adult and kids as well as books to read and 2 x boogie boards please replace boogie boards if lost or broken and lots of out door beach and ball games
It has good sized bedrooms both with big traditional cupboards with loads of hanging space and draws . It has a comfy lounge with open big kitchen BUT is a little old fashioned re cupboards , BUT the stove is brand new and clean , fridge is modern new and clean and the kitchen has all things like home plus microwave and washing machine . Bathroom is not large , has Shower and large Laundry tub , rather than a small vanity and there is a small separate toilet .
It is a a pleasant ,warm and cute living space for a nice little holiday or fun weekend getaway only 300 /400 mtrs to the main beach and close to surf beach and shops and local Torquay pub , great for couples, friends or a family at a reasonable price . ,, very safe and children friendly , closed in back yard and pets allowed pictures are showing yard so you can assess re pets , please inform me re pets
Furniture is in GREAT condition and ALL very much modern . Doona's , pillows and extra blankets are supplied, tea towels and a bath mat , towels and linen , BUT feel FREE to bring your own Linen and towels , some do like to bring own .
re PETS , i am happy to have , but not up on furniture and the property must PLEASE be cleaned and all pet hair removed from floors, furniture, rugs , cushions etc..... linen to please not be left with pet hair you are more than welcome to bring own Linen if pet must sleep on bed ?? i do have a vacume , i find works better on the rug if you take head off and use the PET HAIR HEAD to get hair off rug .... . Some guests dont have pets and and i like to allow all types of familys to stay .
CLEANING option , after booking made you can opt to do your self on departure or pay $60 clean fee / $100 if Pet. please let me know
I DO NOT charge a cleaning fee automatically, so you have option to save on this added cost so all i request is that you leave as CLEAN as it was when you arrived ., which most do... as its a simple 15 min to vacume , clean up kitchen , bbq if used , dishes washed and popped away , wipe down benches , couch , clean shower and toilet if messy , and put things used back in place . If not then i will be happy to deduct from bond,
I do hope you enjoy as much as i do spending time there, i have given as much detail as i can and as honest as i can about my cute little holiday house .
Arrival time 2pm if need earlier, please just ask me and if i can i will . check out time about 11 am / 12 pm so i can come check property re bond etc,. No SCHOOLIES, and please inform me re PETS if you bring...i just like to know.
Private closed in back yard with BBQ , please see pictures so you know re pets . i have pet bowls in a container out side under the BBQ , so feel free to use .
Car parking on side of property with plenty of street parking as well , Its a semi free standing private unit , but with 5 others on the big block of land , so you just need to be considerate with noise and others, and the front has lovely open space and grass
CARE and HOUSE friendly RULES
All i ask is that Please look after property , furniture., Linen and towels and leave the house tidy and cleaned exactly as it was when you arrived , with dishes away , bins empty and fridge emptied and clean , BBQ cleaned if used , there are cleaning products , broom , mop and a vacuum in bedroom cupboard
.I DO-NOT charge a cleaning fee as many other automatically do , but can take option to pay as mentioned above $60 /$100 with Pet or do yourself but in return i would greatly appreciated if its left clean and as it was on arrival OR the cleaning fee will be deducted from bond .
Please replace any broken items if possible ,or let me know re bond . , lost or damaged Linen towels will be under bond claim .
make sure all taps turned off TIGHT and lights off , heater/air con off etc...
Re pets , please ask and i will happily allow... re PETS , i do allow but the property must PLEASE be cleaned and all pet hair removed from floors, furniture, rugs , cushions etc..
Smoking , please do out side ONLY dispose of
.PLEASE be considerate of others with noise as there is 6 units on block, but very safe for kids . If boogie boards lost or broken if you could replace for next tenant that be greatly appreciated , or let me know so i can replace and deduct from bond, and if you feel the property is not clean in side , or any problems please message and tell me so i can look into : or fix as i realize property old , but old V's clean are not same , but i want holiday'ers to enjoy and feel comfortable and i like to be as honest as i can .
THE NEIGHBORHOOD, overview
Torquay is just a gorgeous place for a relaxing weekend or short Holiday , its extremely peaceful and a really nice vibe , lots of shops and cafes to stroll to in all directions .. plus the main Torquay beach is at the end of street and the surf beach is a walk to the right , is walking distance one way and the other the other way .Everything is in walking distance which makes the location so good a lovely quiet peaceful street , plus not far from the famous Bells Beach or take a nice drive along the Great Ocean Rd to Lorne and Further, Golf courses, Horse Ridding , pet friendly beach.
from Airport you could get bus to city , train to Geelong , then bus to Torquay get off at bottom of my street and walk. I have had guests that have caught the train and bus to stay just need to co ordinate with bus at geelong , but its great as the bus stops at the beach end of my street so pretty easy re public transport if you up for the fun of it And i believe when the Bells beach surf comp on there is a bus to the comp .