Accommodation (for one) in your own private room (king single bed, A/C).
~Light breakfast (coffee/tea/juice, toast & spreads, cereals & milk) included in price.
~Swimming pool, laundry facilities, high-speed WiFi Internet access.
~15 minute walk to Australia Zoo (& animal hospital) - volunteers are most welcome!
~20minute drive to Caloundra or Maleny, transport available by arrangement.
~Cooked meals by arrangement (see "The Space" for meal prices).
~Two quiet, elderly cats in residence.
Our residence is located in a very quiet and peaceful area, surrounded by tall native Australian trees populated by native birds.
~Let us cook for you (all diets considered)! Cooked breakfasts $5each per guest. Hot lunches & dinners $8each per guest. Meals by arrangement for longer stays.
~By advance arrangement only, guests may use our kitchen to cook their own meals.
~Power boards are available in the room for charging laptops, phones, etc.
~Guests are welcome to use our laundry at no charge.
~Bathroom is shared (with one female resident) and other guests.
Our home has many areas to relax or work. Large covered outdoor areas with many chairs and hammock, and spacious back and front yards.
We have a full dining suite seating up to eight people.
Guests have access to our half-acre backyard, with many citrus trees (fruit in season), and are welcome to use inside and outside living areas.
Our table tennis table is also available for guest use in our backyard shed.
We provide a computer or laptop in our shared living space for guest use.
Interaction with guests
We enjoy giving our guests personalised attention to help make their experience at our home an excellent one.
We want our guests to enjoy their stay with us and pride ourselves on being attentive hosts.
A resident will almost always be at home.
We welcome conversation with our guests, and enjoy sharing our mealtimes and other activities.
Other things to note
Our home is in a country location - there is little "night life" available without travelling to the coastal areas.
However, Beerwah has a good range of interesting eateries and boasts a modern, stylish Australian hotel/pub.
If you have your own car, our area will be most accessible to you. However, if you are without transport, we offer guests transport to certain locations by arrangement.
Please be respectful of our home.
Smokers must use our outside area.
If you are unsure of anything, please ask us so we may help you.
I am a retired educator, currently owner/operator of my retail business (Laura May Studio - which focuses on patchworking, embroidery, & quilting.
I enjoy my home environment, my garden, its natural surrounds, and contributing to my community through the Queensland Country Women's Association.