Visiting Melbourne for work or leisure? You will love staying in this beautifully renovated Victorian cottage in Kensington, one of Melbourne's most popular city edge locations.
At Bellair Terrace, only two train stops from Melbourne's central business district, you are close to Flemington racecourse, Melbourne Zoo, hospitals and universities.
Old world charm and modern convenience make Bellair Terrace ideal for short stays. With three luxurious bedrooms, two bathrooms, fully equipped modern kitchen, large open plan living/dining area and garden courtyard, this self-contained home can comfortably accommodate up to six people.
Two storey terrace home with three bedrooms and two bathrooms
Central ducted heating /Evaporative cooling
Secure, private rear courtyard with off-street parking
Getaways with friends
Families relocating to Melbourne
Interim or weekly cleaning for stays of eight nights or longer
Wireless broadband internet
Digital television and music system
Quality bedding and towels
Fully equipped kitchen
Use of all utilities (gas, electricity) included (reasonable use)
Complimentary tea, coffee and milk provided on arrival
The master bedroom is located on the ground floor overlooking the front veranda. The room exudes Victorian charm with its elegant window, open fire place, period cornice and ceiling rose.
A comfortable Queen size bed, top quality bedding, a generous walk-in robe and en-suite ensure your comfort and convenience.
Located upstairs, the spacious second and third bedrooms share a second bathroom. Furnished in contemporary style, both have built-in robes, a desk and a chair.
The second bedroom has a queen bed while the third provides flexible sleeping arrangements with twin long singles that can be joined to form one king bed if required.
All bedrooms have bedside tables, bedside lamps and clock radios with iPod/iPhone dock.
Both bathrooms are fully tiled and contain quality fittings. Large fluffy towels, organic toiletries, and hair dryers are provided in each bathroom.
Kitchen and laundry
The full size, well equipped kitchen makes self catering a breeze. Ample crockery, cutlery, glassware and cookware is supplied for your use.
A separate laundry is equipped with a washing machine, clothes dryer, iron and ironing board.
Open plan living/dining
The light filled open plan dining and living area provides an inviting space for relaxing with family and friends. Two sofas provide comfy seating while the dining table with six leather chairs creates a dinner party atmosphere for meals.
Entertainment is catered for with a flat-screen television and a sound system for playing your favourite music.
The garden courtyard is accessed through large sliding glass doors from the living area. With a gas barbecue and outdoor setting it will entice you outside for alfresco meals.
Wot’s the cost? Pick the number of guests and your dates.
Rates are tax inclusive per night.
Unfortunately there are no offers available.
|Property's terms and conditions||Property's terms and conditions|
|Bond details||No security bond is charged, however the cost of making good any damage or loss to the property, garden or contents, other than normal wear and tear, will be invoiced to you or debited to your credit card.|
|Payment details||At the time of booking you make a deposit to Wotif. We will contact you within 24 hours to finalise your booking and collect the remaining balance. We accept payment via Direct Bank Deposit and Credit Card.|
|Business facilities||Wireless broadband internet.|
|Arrival instructions||Once your booking has been confirmed and fully paid for, we will contact you with an access code for keyless entry into the house. We will collect your completed Guest registration form during your stay.|
|Getting there||Bellair Terrace is about 20 minutes drive from Melbourne (Tullamarine)Airport. A Taxi fare from Melbourne Airport will cost about $50 - $60.
If you drive yourself, it is an easy drive towards the city on the Tullamarine Freeway (Citylink tolls apply).
Take the Flemington rd exit and turn right onto Racecourse road. Turn left after 1½km after passing through the Flemington strip shopping centre and under the railway bridge. Bellair street is the first road on the left. Drive another 800m and you are at 124 Bellair Street.
How to get there from the Southern Cross Railway station (also known as Spencer Street Railway station)
Stay within Southern Cross Railway station.
Locate the Platform for the Craigieburn Train line on the Melbourne Metlink Train network.
Kensington Station is two stops from Southern Cross (Spencer Street) Railway station travelling away from the city. Depending on the time of day, you may pass through the City loop first (this adds 4 short city stops to your journey).
From Kensington station, 124 Bellair Street is a short 100m walk north.
|Parking||Off-street parking provided at the rear of the property and is accessed via a laneway.
On-street parking is available in Bellair Street(check signs)
|Things to do||Only 3km from Melbourne's central business and entertainment districts, Bellair Terrace is located in one of Melbourne's most popular inner suburbs.
Heritage buildings, tree lined streets, cafes, and boutique shops all contribute to the cosmopolitan feel of the area. Parks and playgrounds are nearby for those visiting with small children.
Flemington Racecourse, the focus of the Spring Racing Carnival, is walking distance. The Melbourne Zoo and the Melbourne Museum are both nearby and easily accessible by public transport.
Kensington Railway Station - two minutes from Bellair Terrace is only two stops from the city centre where you can enjoy a day's shopping or visit Federation Square, the National Gallery of Victoria, the Melbourne Aquarium, nightclubs, restaurants and much more.
If visiting for work or study, Melbourne's Central Business District is a short train ride away, while Melbourne University, RMIT, Victoria University, the Royal Children's Hospital, Royal Melbourne Hospital and other major public institutions are close by and easily accessible by public transport.