Spacious multifaceted windowed white house on a hill overlooking ocean and town. Panoramic views from balcony. 3 years old.Refreshing white interior. Large corner block in upper market area. Quiet and restful.
Owner in Residence.
Pamphlets/Information for food/tourist/health/fitness options supplied.
Parking for two vehicles...turnaround for easy access to road
Bedroom 1 has private access at front of the house through side gate (King) semi enclosed patio. Table and chairs. Accommodates 2 .
Rooms are $110 each.
Bedroom 2 has extra drawers and study desk (Queen) Accommodates 2.
Rooms are $110 a night each.
Doors have individual locks/keys for added security of valuables.
Guests have a key for front and back patio and a key for the security door as well.
Bottled Water in Bar Fridge for guests/Ice in Fridge freezer drawer.
Wine fridge in the Theatre room also has bottled water for during the night.
Store your wine or beer if other fridges in kitchen are full.
All linen/bedding/towels supplied and maintained.
Makeup pads/cleanser/moisturizer/bath liquid soap supplied.
Washing Machine (detergent) /Iron/Ironing Board
Outdoor Clothes line
indoor Clothes line in garage for rainy days.
Guest Bathroom has free standing bath and shower recess. Shared Guest access.
Conditioning Shampoo/Liquid Soap supplied.
Theatre Room: Shared Guest access which adjoins the two rooms and can be closed for viewing television and privacy at night. Large array of DVDs for viewing. Magazines/Books for reading.
Cards/Chess/ Scrabble for alternate entertainment.
Kitchen/Dining is shared access
I generally eat and run so kitchen is very accessible.
Comfy Bar Stools along Kitchen Bench is my usual option.
All meals/drinks/takeaway to be consumed in spacious kitchen/dining room.
Water/Dry goods ie:(chips/nuts) are the exception.
Keep shared areas free of rubbish in respect of other guests/residents.
Bathrooms/Bedrooms will be maintained by your host..please use bin provided.
Balcony: Guest Access to have a tea/coffee or enjoy a glass of wine while the sun sets/rises...or simply to rest at the end of your 'busy' day. Have a folder table if guests want to set up meals/snacks on the patio
Continental Breakfast.: Selection of teas/coffee,milo,hot chocolate. Selection of bread/spreads. Selection of Yogurts. Baked Beans. Selection of Juices. Dairy Spread and Milk. Guests can help themselves to breakfast from 6am til 10.30am...whatever works in with your day.
Bar Fridge: Guest Access for produce/purchases
(Bottled water/Milk/Bread/Dairy spread provided by host.).
Ice in Fridge Drawer/Freezer access.
Toaster/Kettle: Guest access for Breakfast/Drinks.
A variety of Tea and Coffee supplied.
Dinnerware/ Cutlery for guest access.
Blender (for juices etc)
No Visitors onsite (re: public liability/B&B regulations).
Adequate Parking onsite.
Tourism maps/brochures to help plan/organize your days out and about.
Restaurants available close by and around city.
CYCLING/WALK TRAILS: Numerous options with these Middleton Beach/Emu Point close by..walking distance. Albany is known as a cycling city and brochures are available re: options for outlying areas of interest. Hiking options are in abundance inclusive with the wildflower season from Autumn through Spring it offers breathtaking views of the 'great outdoors'.
SEPPINGS LAKE; 5min walk to a naturalistic Lake Seppings immersed with marsh/bush. Multitude of Water Birds...very friendly.' Seppings Birdwalk' located off of Emu Point Road...20 min walk. Varied birdlife in surrounding bushland/reserve.
MIDDLETON BEACH: Cafes open at 6am for Breakfast through to 9pm for light snacks at the Hybla.
Surf Club on the foreshore. Early morning swimmers.
Grab a paper supplied while you enjoy your meal/drink...catch up with some
Barbecues on the beach/Ayers Park...for picnics...lulling out...taking it easy.
ELLEN COVE: 4km return scenic ocean/island views for walkers/bikers alike. More Birdlife in this bushland..(10 minutes walk from C'est La Vie) Whale Watching Platform.
MUSIC: Piano music midweek at the Hybla. Blues/Reggae/Jazz/Rock'n'Roll....Friday through to Sunday.
EMU POINT: Middleton Beach - Emu Point Walk - Bike trail. 1 hour walk return.Gourmet Breakfast/Drinks at 7am at Emu Point Cafe on the Foreshore.
FISHING: Middleton Beach is a popular fishing spot....Beach/Jetty and Rock fishing. Flathead have been known to drift around the jetty. Emu Point has seasonal fishing along man made rock wall just near cafe,
SURFING/PADDLE BOARDING: Middleton Beach does attract some light surfing. Little Beach off of Two Peoples Bay has more cumbersome waves for body-surfing as well....and Denmark is a Surfers haven.
ALBANY WHALING STATION; This is located at the end point of Frenchman Bay Rd. Popular must see tourist option. Beach is 5 mins...with picnic/barbecue options. This bay can be seen from the Boardwalk at Middleton Beach. (Whale Tours are available: best times are from July - early November).
BLOWHOLES/GAP: these attractions are on the road to the Whaling Station as is Stoney Hill...that has a different perspective of the Albany coastline.
THE WINDMILL FARM; detours off of Frenchman's Bay Rd (a lot to see on this road). Separate walking/viewing options so allow time to take it all in at your leisure. Bibbulmun Track starts here.
ANZAC VISITORS CENTRE: A 'must' see tourist attraction/personal point of interest. This was recently ranked 21 on the Worlds Lonely Planet list of accredited places of value to visit. This was built just recently to coincide with the 100 year Anzac Commemorations last year which attracted around 70,000 people...but many people have come and gone since this time. A place that tells a story and takes you back in time.
Granite Skywalk: 2 hour return. Porongorup/Mount Barker Rd. Breathtaking Scenery.
On the Go! Places to go Things to See! What a Wonderful Time to be had by Thee!
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SOUTH COAST DIVING SUPPLIES:
Give Garry a call if you would like to know more about dives/events coming up.
Wanting to try a liitle snorkling or perhaps get some diving lessons whilst on break...always wanted to try it but couldn't find the time?
Gary is great with children and adults alike and has a very 'hands on' team working alongside him. He will endeavour to offer you an experience that will keep you coming back for more.
WRECK DIVING: Former HMAS Perth 'Interpretive Dive Trail' 'The New Colonials'.
Professional service and advice
Local Diving Knowledge
Guided Dive Tours
SSI Dive Courses for all levels.
Check online and book ahead to get an experience of a lifetime. Garry and his team will endeavour to give you an experience/adventure that you can retell over and over.
TASTE OF THE GREAT SOUTHERN: This usually runs for a period of two months from February - April..inclusive of The Porongurup Wine Festival.
ALBANY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE: Check out the web for diverse worldwide attractions coming to Albany. Pre book.
ALBANY CLASSIC MOTOR EVENT: Albany Classic Motor Event......June Long Weekend.
GRANITE SKYWALK: 20 min drive...Castle Rock :2 hour return on Mount Barker/Porongorup Rd Views of countryside and ranges. (Quite an adrenalin rush!).
BLUFF KNOLL; 1 hour drive. 3 hour return walk from base. Wildflower Season July - October.
THE LILY; 15 mins from Bluff Knoll. Restaurant owned by Pleun/Henny Hitzert. Pleun created this architectural masterpiece out of recycled materials ie; the old local jetty and the old bus station in Gnowangerup. Pleun & Henny are also musicians who share their love of music with the residents of Albany on occasion. Call to avoid disappointment on reservations.
EASTER WEEKEND; This is full of fun an adventure attracting fabulous music acts/art.drama/vintage cars/downhill race. Markets are in Abundance in Albany and Denmark.