|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
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Situated in Sydney's cultural heartland our fully self contained and independent apartment is a short walk from Sydney's premier University and teaching hospital. We are 300 metres from a bustop that provides a 15 minute ride to the CBD every 4 minutes. Our town house, re-built in 2011, is a completely re-worked 1890 end terrace. The architect has made the most of abundant natural light and ventilation. Our soaring atrium rises 30 feet and showcases some great contemporary Australian art.
You will enjoy 50 square metres of internal space. A giant picture window in the kitchen frames your view of our roof garden. Our kitchen has a cooktop, rangehood and microwave. There you will also find a washer/dryer. Next door in the lounge are book cases and our WI-FI TV. The masterbedroom has a Queen size bed with ensuite bathroom with twin showers.
Setting the scene for your exploration of Newtown's galleries, shops, music venues, theatres, & restaurants (and exclusively for the enjoyment of guests), is a retrospective by Australian artist Tony Twigg.
Our townhouse is perfectly positioned at walking distance from the following landmarks:
The Royal Prince Albert Hospital (RPAH)
The University of Sydney (USYD)
The Sydney University Village
The Darlington Conference Centre
The Australian Technology Park Conference Centre
The Harper House College
The Newtown Theatre
The Carriageworks Creative Arts Centre
The Moore Theological College
The Yaama Dhiyaan Hospitality Training Centre
After a big day out you may want to cosy up in front of our burning log gas fire, and further research the next day's destinations, or @@@@@ home, on our 42" internet connected LCD TV's. Each room in your unit has built in stereo ceiling speakers, with their own volume controls.
House Rules: House Rules are provided at our B&B upstairs apartment to ensure that Guests and Visitors know and comply with the specific Rules governing their permission to enter and occupy our Property.
4.1 General requirements
a) Guest and Visitors must comply with all House Rules, By-Laws and instructions from the Manager and security
services during their stay; and
b) Guests must notify the Manager of any disputes or complaints from neighbours as soon as is practicable.
4.2 Noise and Residential amenity
a) Guests and Visitors must not create noise which is offensive to occupiers of neighbouring properties especially between 10pm - 8am and during arrival and departure at any time throughout the occupancy;
b) Offensive noise is prohibited and may result in termination of permission to occupy the Property, eviction, loss of rental paid and extra charges for security and other expenses
c) Guests and Visitors must not engage in anti-social behaviour and must minimise their impact upon the residential amenity of neighbours and local community.
4.3 Visitors: The Maximum Number of Guests allowed to stay in the Unit is 4.
Guests are permitted to host a maximum of three additional visitors, who may visit for a maximum of 4 hours per day, any time between 7AM and 12PM. Guests may negotiate with the Manager to have additional numbers of visitors for extended time periods, as long as such negotiation occurs at least 4 hours prior to any such proposed visit.
a) Guests are responsible for ensuring the limits set on Visitor numbers is complied with at all times; and Guests are responsible for ensuring that Visitors comply with these House Rules.
4.4 Gatherings or functions
b) Any gathering, celebration or entertainment permitted at our Property must not conflict with residential amenity and must comply with all the other requirements.
a) On-street Parking: Guests and Visitors are to comply with the local parking regulations of the City of Sydney. The manager may be able to assist incoming guests by handing over a longer term on-street parking spot to an incoming guest.
4.6 Garbage and recycling
There is a receptacle in the open shelves for all waste. When the receptacle is full, the plastic bag in the bin should be removed and deposited in the red top bin near the light pole closest to the rear of our property. The laneway Wheelie bin is emptied every Friday morning. Excess rubbish must not be left in public or common areas.
Whenever you are absent from the Property, close all windows and doors to maintain security and prevent rain and water damage.
Smokers are not welcome upstairs at B & B Golden Grove. Smoking is not permitted in our upstairs apartment at all. Smoking is not permitted near any of the entrances to our apartments. Smoking is permitted for guests in our downstairs apartment, but only in the downstairs backyard.
4.10 Damages and breakages
Damages and breakages must be reported to the Manager at the time they occur, in case action can be quickly taken to minimize the damage and to restore the property to the state of good repair you found it in. In addition, one accident or breakage left unattended may heighten the risk of consequential damage or accidents occurring within our property or the property of our neighbours.
4.11 On departure arrangements
All keys are to be left on the table in the kitchen. All rubbish must be removed out of the apartment into the Wheelie Bin in the back lane prior to leaving. Any instance of damage to any item of property in the apartment or any instance of damage to the property itself must be reported at this time if it was not possible to do so earlier.
4.12 Emergency Contact
In the event of an emergency relating to the Property, please telephone Lloyd Suttor on local number (provided after booking) or mobile (provided after booking).
a) Breach of these House Rules is a breach of the Terms and Conditions of occupancy.
b) The Owner and Manager reserve the right to terminate permission to occupy and to evict from the Property, Guests or Visitors who refuse to follow these House Rules or who cause a nuisance.
We were very happy with our stay, so close to the city and yet peaceful. Very grateful for the help and kindness we received from our host Lloyd Suttor. Thank you With kind regards.
This is an excellent place to stay very close to the heart of Sydney. The apartment is very clean and well furnished. It comes with a variety of breakfast foods that will last you several days - enough to get established and find the local stores.
As advertised, it is within walking distance of Macdonaldtown train station. From here you can travel to Circular Quay where the Sydney Opera house is located as well as the main Ferry station from where you can travel on the Ferries all throughout Sydney Harbor. The train also stops at Central station from where you can catch trains to the cities around Sydney as well as the light rail which goes into Chinatown. Be sure to pick up an Opal card, you'll get free travel for the day after you spend $15 and free travel for the week after you spend $60.