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Perentie Apartment - Central Australian escape

Bedrooms 2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

"Townhouse in Alice Springs - close to CBD and numerous attractions"

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This fresh two bedroom brick townhouse-style unit is situated close to the Alice Springs CBD. Reverse cycle air conditioning is provided in the downstairs living area and in both upstairs bedrooms to allow escape from both the Central Australian summer daytime heat or cold winter nights. Full cooking facilities are provided via the electric hot plate, oven and microwave, and with a selection of cookware. A large fridge (with separate freezer compartment) is also supplied.

Both bedrooms and the bathroom are upstairs. The main bedroom boasts a queen size bed, with a large private balcony/deck perfect for relaxing in the evening. The second bedroom has one single bed and a bunk. Linen and towels are provided. A portable cot and high chair are also available on request.

The laundry contains a free-to-use washing machine. A second toilet is also located downstairs for added convenience.

Television, DVD player, movies and a radio/CD player are provided.

The complex provides a swimming pool and a gym in the central common area, for those wishing to cool down or burn off a few calories.

The unit complex is enclosed within a security fence, accessed via a keypad-entry gate, which adds further peace of mind. A roller door encloses the property's single carport. This unit is situated at the rear of the complex next to the guest car parking, so if you have a high-clearance vehicle there is parking available directly outside the property's rear courtyard.

Please note there is no room for trucks or oversize vehicles inside the complex area. Oversize vehicles will have to park outside the complex, but there is a pedestrian access gate close to the front door of this property with access to the side street.

We have stayed in short term rental accommodation ourselves, and we are intent on providing our guests with the same things we appreciated. There is a fixed price per night, and a discount rate for 7 nights or more. We do not charge extra on a per person per night basis, but now have a per person per stay charge to cover the cleaner's extra laundry workload. The rental price is the same for up to 5 people. (Please see bedroom layout and bed description above.)

We welcome you to Alice Springs and Perentie Apartment, and trust that you will thoroughly enjoy your stay in the Red Centre.

Local Attractions:

Alice Springs is the hub between the East and West MacDonnell Ranges, boasting numerous National and Nature Parks, gorges and gaps, swimming holes, 4WD tracks, walking and cycling trails and various other features and tourist attractions.

Perentie Apartment Alice Springs is a great base for day trips to many local and nearby attractions.

Some other local attractions (- Approximate distances):

- Alice Springs CBD - 1.4km

- Alice Springs Reptile Centre - 1km

- Royal Flying Doctor Service Tourist Facility - 1km

- Old Goal & Nationals Women's Hall of Fame - 1.5km

- Anzac Hill Lookout - 1.7km

- School Of The Air - 4km

- Alice Springs Desert Park - 4.5km

- Alice Springs Telegraph Station - 5.5km

- Larapinta Walking Trail - varies

- Uluru (- Ayers Rock) - 463km

- Kata Tjuta (- The Olgas) - 496km

- Kings Canyon - 461km via sealed road, or 320km (- incl 198km unsealed -) via Mereenie/Larapinta Loop Road

More Details


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome rental in Gillen, Australia

Property Type:
  • townhome
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 3 large double bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • forests


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Perentie Apartment - Central Australian escape
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews
Alice Springs

Home away from home

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, very comfortable. Very clean.

  • Review Submitted: 18/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia


  • 5 of 5

exceptional apartment, very clean, nice and warm and quiet. 5 Ladies stayed for Golf open, Kitchen was well equipped, full size fridge. very comfortable bedding large bathroom and living area. 5 minutes to everywhere we needed to be. good collection of DVDs

  • Review Submitted: 09/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Excellent property

  • 5 of 5

Clean, quiet , safe, with plenty of room to move and not trip over each other, with everything we needed. We even got to enjoy the pool .

  • Review Submitted: 06/02/2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Just What We Needed

  • 5 of 5

We were delighted with our stay. It was very comfortable, and luxurious to what we had expected. We enjoyed the central location. Andrew was great to deal with. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 30/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Clean, very comfortable and has everything

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely lovely time staying at Perentie apartment. It was clean, very comfortable and we were able to really relax there. The owners went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable and ensure we had everything we needed. I will be recommending it to anyone I know who needs accommodation whilst visiting Alice Springs.

  • Review Submitted: 12/06/2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


  • 5 of 5

We are three retired friends travelling together and we stayed at Perentie Apartment, Alice Springs, for 12 nights in April 2016.

We found the property to be very comfortable (beds and lounges were great), quite spacious and well equipped, with effective air conditioning units both upstairs and downstairs. For families, the owners have even catered for younger children, with some toys and books, as well as numerous appropriate DVDs.

The property is secure (coded entry), with adequate onsite car parking available. It is a short drive to the CBD (a flat walk which would probably take about 10 to 15minutes), and it is quite close to a number of local tourist attractions.

The owners were most helpful, before, during and after our stay and always answered our emails.

We would highly recommend this property, for friends travelling together, but also for families. For its quality, its inclusions and its convenience, this apartment was very reasonably priced. We were grateful to have found it on the Stayz site.

  • Review Submitted: 22/05/2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2017


Other Activities:

Alice Springs Desert Park


Rates & Availability


  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 5 guests. Property has 4 beds and can sleep a maximum 5 guests

    Mandatory Costs
    Bond Deposit: $500 per stay
    Cleaning: $50 per stay
    Linen & laundry: $20 per person

    Optional Costs
    Portable cot: $20 per stay
    High chair: $20 per stay

    * Ask the owner to arrange these
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