Properjohn is equipped and large enough to house two families sleeping up to 12 persons. Or a group of business excutives in town on business.
Downstairs has 2 TV/Lounge rooms, a study with desk, chairs and whiteboards. A games/reading room, large kitchen and meals area. Laundry equipped with washing machine, iron and ironing board, there is also a bathroom with shower on this level.
The upper story has four bedrooms configured as follows, one extra large family room comprising of a queen sized bed and a set of bunks. Your own private ensuite and toilet. There is a large walk in robe and still plenty of room for a portable cot.
The other three rooms are all double size 2 having queen beds and the 4th with 2 sets of bunks - 4 singles. These three rooms share a large bathroom and toilet. The house has Wifi, unlimited access.
The gardens are well maintained with a pizza oven, barbecue, gazebo and alfresco. To the front of the house is a beautiful maintained park for cricket, soccer etc.
The house is situated in a quiet neighbour. It has a double lock-up garage and room for two more cars on the single driveway. There is strictly no street parking. Keys and remote control for the garage will be left in a combination locked box at the premises. This code is changed after each guest leaves.
Bedrooms not in use/paid for will be key locked and not available for use. Apart from that guests are free to enjoy the comfort, space and serenity Properjohn has to offer.
Interaction with Guests
I do not live on the premises but I am happy to meet guests during their stay and say hello if you request it. Otherwise your privacy will be respected. I live and work locally so if a problem should arise I am only a phone call away.
Properjohn is a six minute walk from Palm Beach and set in a very quiet neighbourhood. It is directly opposite parkland, walk the 3.5km walk trail around Lake Richmond and enjoy the wild life on the lake after all, its on your doorstep. An exciting selection of restaurants from tapas to good old fish & chips are waiting for you on the beach front. There are many beachside walks and cycle paths around the area, Rockingham is the place to be wether you want to relax or are more the active type..
Getting around is easy in Rockingham wether you want to remain in the local area or travel further afield to Fremantle or Perth or travel down south to Mandurah, Margaret River or Busselton. All can be seen in a single day trip. Rockingham is so central that the famous Margaret River is only 2.5 hours drive away. On the way you can see Mandurah, Bunbury, Busselton and Geography Bay.
Rockingham is only a 40 minutes drive from Perth City and Perth Airport. Or you can be in Perth in 35 minutes by train and avoid parking problems. The 550 bus from Parkin Street will take you into the train station in about 10 minutes.
The Historic city of Fremantle is a 30 minute drive or 35 minutes by public transport. The bus and train station are in the same place. Family passes or multi riders are a convenient and economical way to sight see.
Staying local: A five minute drive will see you at the world famous kiting spot "The Pond" Safety Bay & Shoalwater Marine park with dolphins, seals & penguins. Drive a little further along Safety Bay Rd and catch a Ferry across to Penguin Island. Or a 6 minute walk to Palm beach jetty for fishing or dolphan cruises.
Rainbow Taxi (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)
LPG Taxis Combined Services (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)
Other Things to Note
A light breakfast of cereal, fresh fruit, bread and preserve is provided for your first morning. Tea, coffee, milk and sugar are on hand no matter what time you arrive.
If you have special requirements such as coeliac and require special gluten free products this can be arranged as long as Marian has 2/3 days notice. *There will an extra charge for this service.
Please leave the premises neat and clean by putting rubbish out to the large bins and washing all crockery and cutlery and returning them to the cupboards.
Please do not bring the white bathroom towels to the beach. Beach Towels will be povided.