About the Homestay
Large room in vibrant household. Experience the groove of Melbourne’s trendy inner North. Northcote brings together all the benefits of being on the city fringe, with a certain country ambience.
- Huge room, super comfy bed.
- breakfast (self-serve)
- bicycle, helmet and maps
- use of kitchen and laundry facilities, and lounge room
- choice of two shared bathrooms
- towels, linen
Your hosts, Sandra and Andrew, are cheerful and helpful with a wealth of local knowledge. Our household is a happy multi-generational, international melting pot.
we love hosting international students and have made many friends over the years
- Bikes for use
- Internet Access
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Non Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Just 5km north of Melbourne CBD city centre, we are situated in the heart of the Westgarth village precinct, nestled between Northcote and Clifton Hill.
Famous for its cafe culture, funky music venues and High St shopping strip - 8 quirky kilometres of it!
What to do locally:
Explore Northcote’s quirky cafes and bars; funky music scene; vintage, retro and speciality shops; and Melbourne’s oldest cinema - all on the doorstep.
Take time out in Edinburgh gardens or find peace and tranquility walking along the Merri Creek. You can even borrow a bicycle and follow the Yarra River path to Southbank.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Sports arena
- Health club
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
1. No smoking inside the house.
2. Kitchen - help yourself to tea, coffee, breakfast basics and do clean up :)
Smoking is not allowed.
We had wonderful experience with Sandra and Andrew.
Beaitiful home,super tidy and modern amenities.
Very friendly and welcoming.
This is definitely a great homestay!!
I felt at home from the very first moment. They are so happy to accommodate guests and have a wonderful and clean home.
Train station is reachable within 3mins walking and you are very well connted to Melbourne central.
I would for sure visit them again.
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 199 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.