Your home away from home, South Canberra location. 7 minutes drive away from Tuggeranong town center. 20 minutes away from the CBD. Great home for large families or responsible groups and businesses or sports clubs.
This lovely 4 bedroom house is in a very quiet and peaceful suburban street with a noise curfew of 10 pm. No parties allowed.
At Short Stays @ Janine's house we offer comfortable clean and well equipped accommodation for budget-conscious travelers. Whether you are visiting the National Capital for work or leisure, friends or family, we can take care of your accommodation requirements. Self-contained or serviced.
Fully furnished four-bedroom house with a full and well-equipped kitchen, linen, and towels provided. Your beds are made up with fresh clean linen ready for your arrival. With electric blankets on all beds except top bunks in winter, the house has central ducted gas heating.
The Main bedroom has a queen-sized bed and walk-in wardrobe with the ensuite containing a shower, hand basin and toilet. There is also a spare single floor mattress under the master bed. Sleeps 3.
Bedroom 2 has a queen bed, a single bed, two bedside tables, a mirrored dressing table, and a walk-in wardrobe. Sleeps 3.
Bedroom 3 has a queen-size bed, a single bed, 2 bedside tables, a mirrored dressing table with stool, and a walk-in wardrobe. Sleeps 3.
Bedroom 4 has a queen-size bed, and a single bed, bedside tables, and built-in double wardrobes. Sleeps 3.
The lounge room has a very comfortable, quality 3 seater "Moran" double sofa bed. A single-seater high arm reclining lounge chairs and another 3 seater lounge. A slow combustion wood heater for winter with wood supplied. A large screen TV, games coffee table, and a single floor mattress.
The separate dining room has dining table and chairs to seat 8 guests. And a wine glass cabinet.
The family room has a 3 seater lounge and a single reclining armchair. a double sofa bed, making it possible to sleep 17 guests very comfortably. (There is an additional charge for over 8 guests @ $25 per extra guest) This room houses the far-infrared therapeutic 4 person sauna. It has two dining tables to seat another 10 guests.
Another way of looking at it is the property is it can sleep 6 single guests in 6 different rooms. Or 11 single guests sharing rooms in separate comfortable beds. Or a total of 17 guests. (6 couples + 5 singles)
Free WIFI and smart tv are available for staying connected. Code is provided before your arrival.
You want to COOK and eat in? No problems. In the KITCHEN you will find:-
- the coffee plunger. beans and grinder are provided.
- the pasta machine, loads of fun, and incredibly delicious fresh pasta can be made. Try it.
- the bread machine. I personally like to make fresh onion bread and banana bread.
- the yogurt maker, another yum. The nearby woollies sell the yogurt sachets to make overnight.
- the juicing machine, so bring your fruit...
- the distilled drinking water filter. Wonderful pure water.
- a fondue set, blender, popcorn machine, citrus juicer, cake mixer, rice cooker, slow cooker, wok.
- Lots of other cooking equipment.
PLEASANT OUTDOOR AREAS.
Front covered verandah with table and chairs, partially covered large back deck with two large outdoor settings, and stainless steel 4 burner gas BBQ with side gas cooker. Large fully fenced enclosed backyard suitable for children and well-behaved pets.
Well located, close to clubs, dining and entertainment centres, 2 minutes drive to Lanyon, 7 minutes to Tuggeranong, 25 mins to Canberra city.
Close to all major attractions eg Floriade, Parliament House, National Galley, National Library, War Memorial, etc.
Local Attractions eg Lanyon homestead, Tuggeranong Indoor leisure center and heated pool, ClubLime and ClubPink fitness centres, Lake Tuggeranong, Tuggeranong Hyperdome shopping Centre, Tidbinbilla tracking station, and Cotter Dam Extention constructions.
Very close to public transport
Rooms are serviced by arrangement for longer stays.
Canberra can get pretty hot in summer, but you will stay cool at "Janine's"! Firstly the house walls and roof are fully insulated. The living areas and two bedrooms have a northerly aspect with large glass windows to let in the cool night air with block out curtains to keep the day time sun out. All beds have top and bottom cotton sheets, and summer doonas. There is extra linen, blankets, and doonas in the linen cupboards. Every bedroom has ceiling fans. You can make freshly ground and brewed coffee using the coffee machine provided, or iced coffee, or tea and sit on one of the shaded decks to watch the children play under the garden hose or my hens antics. They can be quite entertaining. Make a salad and enjoy a BBQ. Using the fully equipped kitchen with its extra-large fridge and separate large freezer. Plenty of room for all your drinks, ice, and ice cream. So come stay at "Janine's" and stay cool this summer. There is also a portable blow-up rectangular wading pool that can be set up for your arrival on request.
Canberra can also get pretty cold in winter but you will be warm at "Janine's"! Firstly the house walls and roof are fully insulated. The living areas and two bedrooms have a northerly aspect with large glass windows to let in that winter sun. Thick curtains to keep out the cold winter nights. There is a slow combustion wood heater in the lounge room with wood, kindling, paper, and a long fire lighter supplied. They are located in the wooden box next to the fireplace. The whole house is also centrally gas heated. This is programmed for your general comfort but may be adjusted to suit your personal comfort. The instructions are located inside the control panel found in the family room. There is also a far-infra-red sauna in the family room. Very warm and therapeutic. Hospitals use them to speed up healing. The instructions are posted inside the unit framed on the wall. But basically you just press and hold the large on/off button to turn on and press and hold the same button till the indicator lights turn off to turn the sauna off. All double and queen-sized beds have electric blankets. All beds have top and bottom flannelette sheets, woolen blankets, and thick doonas. There is linen, extra blankets, and doonas in the linen cupboards. Still not warm! kidding right? You can also warm up with freshly ground and brewed coffee made using the coffee plunger provided. Or tea. And cook up a nice warm meal in the fully equipped kitchen. So come stay at "Janine's" and Stay Warm!
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