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Luxurious, private guesthouse, amazing views

Entire guesthouse hosted by Nardine
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
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You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
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We call our guesthouse “the pondy". It’s a luxurious 1 bedroom, very private and fully self contained retreat set into the hillside amongst the trees and lush tropical gardens. You are 100m from the Botanical gardens and Tanks Art Centre; a 3 minute walk to the village of Edgehill with its many cafes and shops; a 10 minute drive to the city of Cairns and 10 minutes to the beach. The perfect rainforest retreat, secluded and peaceful with beautiful views. Enjoy the outdoor spa!

The space
Cairns is a beautiful holiday destination and our place is located in Cairns best suburb, Edgehill. Edgehill is a unique village with cafes , restuarants and shops just minutes from our doorstep. We are only 10 minutes from the city, the airport or the beach. We are steps away from the botanical gardens, and very close to walking tracks such as the well known red arrow trail. This is an old suburb with huge trees and our guesthouse is located at the back of the property amongst the trees. You won’t feel the tropical heat as much, with the high balcony and large windows making the most of the cool breezes. The balcony ( or even better, sitting in the spa) is the best place to watch the storms roll in.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Hot tub
TV
Washer
Dryer
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Edge Hill, Queensland, Australia

Even those who don’t live in edgehill will admit it’s pretty special. It is unique in that it is a village with shops, cafes and professional services. It’s also where the botanical gardens are located, along with various well known walking tracks, lakes, parkland, gardens and playgrounds on your doorstep. Markets are held once a month. There are regular outdoor music events and an outdoor cinema, all about a 3 minute stroll from our house. The tanks arts and crafts centre is 5 minutes walk which showcases art displays and live bands. Our place is in the middle, botanical gardens on one side and the village on the other. Although we are just metres from the gardens entrance, as we are set back one street from the Main Street of Collins avenue, we only get local traffic so it’s very quiet.

Hosted by Nardine

Joined in September 2017
  • 132 Reviews
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I am a professional person who loves travel and going to concerts. I am a great guest as I respect other people's property, treating it like my own. I am just about to start hosting and am very excited to share my lovely guesthouse.
During your stay
We now have a self checkin and house manual to show you how things work. We do enjoy meeting our guests and are happy to tell you the best bits of Edgehill and Cairns if you like. However we understand the importance of privacy and so we wont disturb you unless you need us. When we have guests we close off the back of the house, to give you extra privacy. Please don’t hesitate to message if you have any queries.
We now have a self checkin and house manual to show you how things work. We do enjoy meeting our guests and are happy to tell you the best bits of Edgehill and Cairns if you like.…
Nardine is a Superhost
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 2:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
Not suitable for children (2–12 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy