Bassendean

$270

The family dining room

The family dining room

Dining Room with open fire place

Dining Room with open fire place

Playing board games

Playing board games

Room 9, King Single Bed.

Room 9, King Single Bed.

The Little Tea Room

The Little Tea Room

The main hallway

The main hallway

Room 12

Room 12

Kayaking (Avon Descent) on the Swan River at Bassendean/Guildford

Kayaking (Avon Descent) on the Swan River at Bassendean/Guildford

Rail and Road Bridges, Swan River, Bassendean

Rail and Road Bridges, Swan River, Bassendean

Giant old Eucalyptus Trees in Kelly Park, Bassendean

Giant old Eucalyptus Trees in Kelly Park, Bassendean

The garden in spring

The garden in spring

Jacaranda time is November in Perth

Jacaranda time is November in Perth

A Bassendean Sunset

A Bassendean Sunset

The Flame Tree - flowering in July/August - be entertained by the numerous birds that flock to this tree each winter.

The Flame Tree - flowering in July/August - be entertained by the numerous birds that flock to this tree each winter.

An Australian Bottlebrush Tree in full flower in Bassendean, Western Australia

An Australian Bottlebrush Tree in full flower in Bassendean, Western Australia

Bottlebrush flower

Bottlebrush flower

Gold Bunny Rose, putting on a show, Oct to Dec each year.

Gold Bunny Rose, putting on a show, Oct to Dec each year.

Beautiful Scarborough Beach, Western Australia

Beautiful Scarborough Beach, Western Australia


Deposit $50
Minimum stay 1 weeks
Meals Breakfast, Dinner
Internet Yes
Smoking No
Can pickup airport? Yes
House has pets? No
Available from 30 Jan 2020
Available to 31 Dec 2021
Guests Students, Travellers, Workers

Staying at our UNIQUE HISTORIC HOME in a friendly family environment, will be an unforgettable Western Australian experience. Built in the gold rush era of Western Australia in 1896, this historic building has served many purposes over the years, including a school for girls and childhood home of former Governor General of Australia, Sir Paul Hasluck. With high ceilings, and original jarrah floorboards and 4 BEDROOMS TO CHOOSE FROM yours will be an experience to remember.
Ours is a FAMILY ENVIRONMENT WITH YOUNG ADULT CHILDREN (2xstudents). As the mother of children for many years, I CAN HELP YOU GET SET UP WITH EVERYTHING YOU NEED, make sure you are COMFORTABLE and CONFIDENT to get around and then give you lots of INDEPENDENCE to explore.

Prepare your own breakfast and YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN US FOR DINNER ON WEEK NIGHTS (at NO extra charge).

Located just a 5 MINUTE WALK TO THE TRAIN STATION ON THE MAIN LINE TO PERTH CITY which continues on to FREMANTLE (Success Hill Station on the Midland Line), also a 5 min stroll (200 mtrs) from the beautiful Swan River and historic Guildford, and right ON THE SWAN VALLEY WINE RIM including the famous boutique local producers such as Sandalford's Wines, Sitella's, Mandoon Estate as well as the ever popular Margaret River Chocolate Factory, the Windara Honey Farm and the famous CAVERSHAM WILDLIFE PARK where one can feed and pat kangaroos, view koalas and all manner of other Australian wildlife. Caversham Wildlife Park is situated within the grounds of Whiteman's Park which offers a wide variety of activities and attractions. Perth has very extensive new cycle paths and a bicycle is available to allow you to go exploring. Signs guide you along the historic Swan River Heritage Trail.

OUR ROOMS:
- Room 6 (single bed);
- Room 9 (King Single Bed);
- Room 12 (Double Bed);
- Room 14 (two single beds)
Prices: $270 per week for one person, or couple/companions $160 each to share a room.
(Rm 6 & 9 are situated on the ground floor west wing of the house which has a communal area with pool table for your enjoyment. Rooms 12 & 14 are upstairs in the original part of the house).

ALL ROOMS INCLUDE:
- comfortable bed;
- wifi;
- writing DESK;
- hanging space & drawers for clothing;
- bedding
- towels
- air conditioning

ALSO INCLUDED:
- use of cooking & laundry facilities
- iron & ironing board
- refrigerator space for your food;

As a convenient extra option, airport transfers (depending on timing) can be arranged.

Please don't hesitate to send a message to ask any questions that you may like to know!

Looking forward to hosting you in our historic home among the gum trees.

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Place Distance Time By

Perth Train Station

11 km

23 mins

Train

Success Hill Reserve

250 metres

3 mins

Walking

Success Hill Train Station

190 metres

6 mins

Walking

Caversham Wildlife Park

9 km

10 mins

Car

Fremantle

35 km

38 mins

Train

Guildford

2 km

21 mins

Walking

Cottesloe Beach

26 km

80 mins

Train