NEWLY Renovated this Spacious High Ceiling Room has a NEW En-suite Bathroom and Breakfast Bar Kitchenette – designed (eventually) to be a completely separate part of the house with its own entrance, deck etc - ideal for you to relax & do your own thing – or for the more Social to join us downstairs.
The KING Bed Purchased NEW - Hilton hotel supply – is luxuriously comfortable.
Every Basic “Self Contained” BnB amenity covered – for something SPECIAL in your Fridge – please discuss as the Friendly Grocer / Bottle shop are 2 minutes away on the corner.
Tropically surrounded EDGE HILL VILLAGE “where the Locals meet” is Cairns’ Only & Oldest, most Sought after and relaxed leafy green Local Village atmosphere (on the Edge of the Hill to catch the warm evening sea breezes)
10 Minutes from the CBD (Airport) and General Tourist Route – surrounded by some of Cairns’ BEST Café’s, Restaurants, Fashion, Shops and More all 2 minutes walk to the Corner ensures you enjoy the area.
5 Minutes walk to the Botanic Gardens, Mount Whitfield Conversation Park and Tanks Arts Centre (local monthly markets)
Edge Hill Village is extremely Walk and Bike Friendly with some awesome Rainforest walks to Look outs - as well as New Bike Tracks Network take you all the way into Town Via the Esplanade.
Possible Bonus’s / EXTRAS
Lots of LOCAL Information (17/20yrs, CRTA)
Pick up / Drop Off
Airport / Town / Rental car
We look forward - hearing from you
It's a Large Spacious Open Plan type living House now - or its getting there !!
So there's plenty of room for people Not to be on top of each other
A Classic Highset Queenslander Centrally located all timber house (which is Cooler in the heat) has a warm Cosy Homely feel with polished wooden floors and highset Tongue and Grove ceilings typical of the Circa 1930-/50’s period that we have tried hard to keep as original feel as possible
You can use the Large Capacity Heavy duty washing Machine (if you have been Traveling for a while?) and virtually everything else a standard house has, EG Iron if needed, Etc, - just ask - should be there somewhere ! ?
Interaction with guests
Its a 3 bedroom 3 bathroom highset (2 New) upstairs with most of the living area Downstairs
I have my own bed & bathroom area Upstairs as well
I am happy to answer any questions as I'm nearly a Local (with 17 out 20 years living in the area) as well as a member of CRTA = the Cairns Regional Tourist Association - I know a lot of the Opperators and Owners personally - so if I don't Know the Answer - I can Probably find out fairly easily ;-)
Other things to note
I share my House - LOTS - and I am used to Sharing
with my business as I work from home with two dedicated Office Spaces and my Administration lady (downstairs out front)
My 13yr Old Jack Russell X Dog "SPOT" - who is well socialised and well behaved and loves everyone as does "ISHTA" the Cat - when she feels like it (after all - she is a cat ) Burmese X - can be Overtly Exteremly friendly when she's in the mood
OH and most of the Time there is also a (1x) Flatmate Roommate Sharemate (depending on where your from ?) else you will see that room appear on the Listing as well ;-)
Sorry reformed Smokers are the worst ! and that Includes me Now and I REALLY don't like the smell - Sorry but NO SMOKING ANYWHERE on the Property - Respect is Cool - So if you could just leave the place as you found it and report any accidental damage - I suppose if you treat the place as if you would like me to - If was staying at your place then every thing will be sunshine
PLEASE NOTE: TOUR Bookings is part of My BnB Business and it is Mutually Beneficial that I handle Your REEF and RAINFOREST Tour Bookings (it makes it EASY for both of Us ;-) - Especially your getting To and From the Start of your Tours - not to mention 20 years of Local Knowledge )
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Originally from Auckland New Zealand I did my Marketing degree at OTAGO University in the Southern most part of the South Island NZ
Having Travelled Europe Canada US and parts of Asia - I found Cairns - so friendly Clean Fresh Green and relaxed (not a fan of Big Cities) & warm !! in Winter !! ;-) - I thought - "this is about as good as your Going to get" - and settled - nearly 17 years ago now
With my business - I've slowly built up a Reputation for looking after people that I'm proud of as its all done via Word of Mouth which Cairns runs on (being like a small country town in the who knows who) So AirBnB - looking after people should come second nature
My miss spent youth was spent partly on the Snow Ski fields - after a couple of seasons culminating in an Canadian ski Instructors level 1 - but I have plenty of stories from all over
I did a lot of catering service work overseas including short private butler for Elton John and HRH Duke of Windsor - Prince Phillip (the Queen’s bit)
so I think I'm OK at looking after People
My primary interest is in people as I believe everyone has an interesting story or two to share ;-)
I enjoy bush walking, the Tropical waterfalls and the Long white sandy beaches that never seem to end here in Queensland (my local spots are a bit harder to get to but usually you are the only one there and the beauty of nature envelops you in peace and harmony)
I grow mostly Heliconas and Giant Gingers in the garden - that produce the most Awesome HUGE Tropical Flowers (thanks to close by Botanical Gardens) - that sometimes - I love the Idea I can just Go out the back and Fill the House with Huge Floral arrangements - but alas I can grow them - arranging them = different story - but everybody LOVES my semi Wild Tropical garden under the HUGE Cooling Rainforest Tree out back (to be seen)
So hopefully - I should know a thing or two about looking after people ? ;-)