Expect a memorable stay at TWO FIVE ZERO this is a fabulous family property that has everything you will need to make your stay a comfortable one. We are passionate and experienced hosts with more than 14 years in the accommodation industry!
Behind the understated Victorian facade lies an architect designed home that sleeps up to 8 guests (3 large king bedrooms plus bunk bedroom with balcony). Experience this outstanding transformation as you enter into a generous hallway that reveals two spacious king bedrooms and downstairs bathroom / laundry featuring Asko washing machine & dryer. Enjoy our large open plan living dining including a modern entertainers kitchen with Smeg gas cooktop and oven, Miele dishwasher, Electrolux fridge and more. The lounge area spills onto a private decked courtyard garden which leads you to outside stairs to our a huge rooftop entertaining terrace complete with hanging egg chair and stunning city views. Tucked underneath the terrace sits the undercover lockup garage. We also have 3 bikes that you are welcome to use during your stay.
Upstairs there is a further two bedrooms. The huge upstairs master bedroom has its own balcony offering stunning city views, the second upstairs bedroom features a modern adult sized bunk with extra long mattresses. Centrally and conveniently located between the two upstairs bedrooms is the main bathroom with spa bath.
Further features include freshly ironed linen, polished floorboards, high ceilings, air conditioning and hydronic heating complete this stunning home for you to enjoy during your stay in Melbourne.
TWO FIVE ZERO is a family home conveniently located close to the best that Melbourne has to offer; the MCG, Rod Laver Arena, AAMI soccer and rugby stadium, Federation Square, Arts Centre, Galleries, "Jeff's Shed" & Convention Centre, The Botanic Gardens and the CBD are all a short tram or train ride, cycle or walk away. Just a short ride to the Yarra River bike path & parklands & Victoria Gardens shopping Centre with cinema. Walk to some of the Melbourne's best gastro pubs like The Grand, The Royston, The Bridge and restaurants including Saint Urban, Hanoi Hannah on Swan Street. Discover coffee & lunch spots with lots to choose from around the corner including Touchwood, Lumberjack & Veneziano Coffee Richmond our new local hip cafe and coffee roastery. Add to that the ultimate shopping experience in Chapel Street South Yarra, which is also easily accessed by tram. Loads of wedding venues close by like Fenix, Leonda by the Yarra, Glasshaus, The Abbotsford Convent & more! Travelling with children look no further we are setup with everything you will need. TWO FIVE ZERO offers all that you would expect from Richmond accommodation and more. Experience Richmond like a local. All you need are TWO feet to walk anywhere, FIVE minutes to get anywhere & ZERO to worry about once you step inside this stunning home.
- 3 double bedrooms; all with king beds, 4th bedroom has extra long single bunk
- New furnishings, bedlinen and towels
- All beds have freshly ironed linen just like a hotel!
- 2 bathrooms one with a spa bath
- 2 Digital TVs (one in livingroom & master bedroom), Stereo with MP3 player input jack, Playstation/DVD player & NETFLIX available from the downstairs smart TV.
- FREE Wi-Fi
- Well equipped kitchen with Smeg oven and grill.
- Large Electrolux Fridge and Freezer
- Modern furniture, artwork & styling
- Cosy hydronic heating throughout
- Air conditioner in upstairs/living/dining/kitchen
- Laundry with Asko washing machine/dryer/iron and ironing board.
- BBQ and elevated outdoor terrace for entertaining with city views
- TIMEOUT Melbourne magazine subscription
- Foosball table
- Kids toys, games and books
- Free portacot/s, highchair & handysit available
- Undercover lock up garage & street permit car parking available for 2nd car
- Weekly servicing if required can be arranged for an extra charge
SLEEPING CONFIGURATION: 4 bedrooms in total 4 or 6 beds. Property can sleep up to 8 guests.
Bedroom 1: 1 x King
Bedroom 2: 1 x King or can be split into 2 x extra sized long single beds
Master bedroom: 1 x King
Bunk room: Bunk to suit adults with 2 x extra sized long single mattresses
NB. If 4 guests stay and 4 bedrooms are required there is a minimum charge of $1200 for 3 night stay.
WHAT IS INCLUDED DURING YOUR STAY
All bookings include fresh bed linen, towels & teatowels, tea, coffee and longlife milk on arrival. Portacot & highchair, toys & books available at property free of charge. BYO cot linen.
On street parking is available on Burnley Street or at the back of the property in Strafford Street. Parking permit gives you unlimited parking for one vehicle within 3 streets of Burnley Street.
You will be e-mailed confirmation information including directions for finding TWO FIVE ZERO and all access details including the keylock code. Arrive at any time after 2pm check-in and let yourself in via the pin activated keylock safe.
Child Friendly ? YES but please ask as there may be some features of this property that may not be suitable for small children
Cot, highchair & toys ? YES
Pets? YES (*check with owner)
* Occasionally we allow pets stay but I like to ask some question first for the comfort of your pet and the neighbours. No matter how tidy your pet is we also find there is little extra cleaning required so we also charge a small pet stay fee of $50.
Wheelchair access ? YES access to ground floor of property but no hand rails etc in bathrooms.
NB: Please note that due to our quiet neighborhood location TWO FIVE ZERO is not to be used for parties and that you keep noise to a minimum especially on week nights. Excessive noise will result in the loss of your bond.
When staying at TWO FIVE ZERO / RICHMOND the following are all included:
- Cleaning (upon departure for longer stay cleaning can be arranged)
- High-speed wireless internet
- Tea, coffee, sugar & pantry supplies
- All essential household items including soap, washing powder, tea towels and toilet paper
- Hotel quality bed linen and towels
TARIFFS - Corporate and Short/Long Term Rental. Contact owner for special rates.
For your added security, this property TWO FIVE ZERO is only managed in Australia and we never request payments be made to overseas bank accounts
Everyday rates for 4 guests: $299/night midweek; $380/night Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Additional guests: $30/night/extra guest over the base 4 persons.
No hidden costs!
Security Bond: $900
50% deposit due at time of booking. Balance due 14 days prior to arrival.
We have a 3-8 night minimum for bookings made 1 month or more in advance and we will accept stays of 3 nights within the month as a "Last Minute" stay.
Payment via DIRECT DEBIT. 50% deposit if stay is more than 21 days away,
otherwise full payment is required for confirmation.
Some peak periods attract longer minimum stays as listed below.
Special events rates and minimum stays.
+ Grand Prix Weekend ...$525/night (5 day min)
+ Easter Weekend ...$450/night (4 day min)
+ Melbourne Cup Week ...$500/night (5 day min, Tuesday Nov 2nd)
+ Xmas ...$525/night (8 day min, 24 Dec to 1 Jan)
+ Australian Open Tennis ...$525/night (7 day minimum booking)
+School Holidays ...$320/night
+AFL Grand Final ...$500/night (3 night min)
Corporate and Short/Long Term Rental:
Contact owner for rates for corporate, short or longer term rentals.
Check in 2:00 pm; check out 10.30am. We can be flexible on these times
depending on other bookings at the time.
STRICTLY NO PARITES LOSS OF BOND WILL OCCUR please refer to Terms & Conditions.