About the Homestay
Lovely room in a large home. Quiet street in a very safe suburb.
Close to Bond University, Beach, Pacific Fair, Q Super Centre, Lake Hugh Muntz, Pizzey Park, Robina. Bus stop is a 3 minute walk.
Large Backyard, great outdoor undercover Patio with Hammock, BBQ and Fire-pit.
The bathroom has a huge deep bath and a separate shower. Separate toilet.
Modern kitchen with all the appliances, water filter and a great coffee machine! Host mum is a fantastic cook. Guests are most welcome to use the kitchen.
A light breakfast (toast/cereal) is included in the room price and other meals are from $5 to $8. Tea and coffee are included in room price.
Piano. Board/Card Games. Gaming area.
Everyone is very friendly with over 10 years experience hosting. Happy, loving family with young adults at University.
We can pick up/drop off from the airport $20 each way.
Hope to meet you soon! : )
- Bikes for use
- Games Room
- Internet Access
- Smoke alarm
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Our home is located in a very quiet street with a little park at the end.
It is a safe and nice area. Close to Bond University!
Mermaid Waters is a central area 15 minutes to Surfers Paradise, 5 minutes to the beach.
Great shopping at nearby shopping centres:
Q Centre is our local shopping mall, 4 minutes drive away. Aldi, Coles, Woolworths, Australia Post, Banks, ATM's, Justice of the Peace (free), great restaurants and cafes, McDonald's. Tobacconist and Bottle Shops. Newsagent, Chemist, Doctors, Pathology, Dentist, Xray, Chiro, Physio, Vet. Bunnings, Pet Store and Choice discount store. Travel agent, Hairdressers, Barber, and also retail stores.
Pacific Fair is simply stunning and Robina Town Centre is a fantastic mall. Both have great places to eat including cafes and licenced restaurants, late night shopping on Thursdays, cinemas, banks, supermarkets, and amazing retail and luxury shopping.
The Goldy is great!
Golden Beaches are a main attraction! Relax on the beautiful sand, swim in the clean ocean (please swim between the red and yellow flags) or just walk along the sand or boardwalk. Surfing and body boarding are very popular! Snorkel or scubadive in the Broadwater. Please do not swim in the canals.
Theme parks include Dreamworld, SeaWorld, Movie World, White Water World and Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.
There are also heaps of fun things to do if you are an adrenaline junkie, like Parasailing on the Broadwater, JetBoats, Reverse Bungee, or indoor Skydiving. Maybe a helicopter ride, V8 Supercar or a climb up to Skypoint at Q1!
Whale watching is also a very popular attraction.
Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach have amazing nightlife with clubs, bars and many restaurants.
The stunning waterfalls, hiking trails, lookouts and picnic areas at Springbrook National Park are a scenic 1 hour drive away.
Public transport is very easy and convenient. Bus stop is a 5 minute walk from the house.
Close to the beach, tram, train station and local shops.
Peaceful Lake Hugh Muntz is a 5 minute walk.
Bond University is a 6 minute drive or 15 minutes by bus. The buses come every 15 minutes.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Amusement Park
- Horse Stables
- Water sports
- Sports arena
- Health club
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals will incur an additional cost. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Available on request at an extra cost
- Full Breakfast
- Half Board
- Full Board
- Packed lunch
Diet Type available on request
Smoking is not allowed.
Jenni and family are absolutely amazing Ive never used home stay before and I was a little bit nevours about the whole deal But I couldn't have ask for more. It was very homely her husband Tom and there kids made me feel very welcome and apart of there lovely family everyone was willing to help me with my big move to gold coast from Tom even helping me move a mattress..
Jenny and Tom is an amazing host, and absolutely recommended:)! They make you feel loved as a member of family, tell you Australian life, and incredibly helpful and fun! Their children are sweet too. I love this family:) Highly recommend to who wanna have family away from home:)!
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.