Postmasters Suite, Queen bedroom Lounge


2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 bath


2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 bath

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About this listing

Iconic old Post Office in St Arnaud. Country style, adult only, comfortable living in our spacious first floor apartment. A second Queen bedroom (with a single bedroom off it) is opposite this bedroom should you need it. Use by arrangement only (from$130 minimum). Lounge/library/dining room/kitchen in the apartment. Roof terrace with herbs. Breakfast hamper included.


Amenities

Prices
Extra people: $20 AUD / night after the first guest
Security Deposit: $500 AUD
Weekly Discount: 10%

Description

The space

The apartment is on Napier Street and is an easy walk to shops, Historical Museum, Bible Museum, hotels and restaurants. Rooms are well proportioned and equipped with kitchen, en suite bathroom to the bedroom, free wi-fi, complimentary continental breakfast (incl GF) to prepare at your leisure, fresh fruit, tea, pod coffee, milk, rice & soy milk.

Guest access

Guests have exclusive use of the first floor apartment. Electric BBQ on the first floor terrace and large gas BBQ in the rear garden.

Interaction with guests

We live on the property and are available either in person or by phone for the majority of the time you stay at the Apartment.

The neighbourhood

The neighbourhood of St Arnaud is unique in that it has many heritage buildings. There are lovely walks around the town to view the buildings. It also has unique flora which is abundant most spring seasons. The town has an excellent Botanic Garden with pond and statues, an interesting Historical Museum and Bible Museum, bushwalks in both State and National Parks including Melville Caves, and towns in the vicinity, such as Avoca (The Avoca Hotel, Chinese Garden), Moonambel (wineries, restaurants, artists, events) and Inglewood (second hand stores, eateries).

Getting around

Public Transport to St Arnaud is by bus service. V Line, Firefly and local bus services to nearby towns operate daily. Taxi service available in town.

Other things to note

Guests park on Millett Street outside the Apartment. It is a safe neighbourhood.
GPS Tip: enter 12 Millett Street, St Arnaud.


House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
May not be safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in time is 2PM - 8PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

-Suitcases with wheels to be carried throughout the property please including external front steps
-Noise should be kept to a minimum after 10pm to respect other guests and neighbours
-Property is for booked guests use only
-Ashtrays outdoors for smokers
-The apartment is unique and furnished with our personal property. We appreciate your respect of these items and please leave the apartment as you find it on arrival (neat and tidy)
-Heavy boots, high heeled shoes or hard soled shoes are best removed as the floors are soft antique pine (150 years old)

You must also acknowledge
Dog(s) lives in the house

Cancellations

Moderate

Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
1 night minimum stay.
From Dec 22, 2017 - Jan 01, 2018 the minimum stay is 2 nights.

3 Reviews


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Nabila User Profile
April 2017
We arrived at the apartment at 10:00pm at night after a drive up from Melbourne. Jocelyn was very accommodating and made sure that we settled in, even though it was quite late. The bedroom was warm and inviting and the kitchen/lounge area was really homey and clean. Yummy toast and tea for breakfast. Would recommend! We wish we could have stayed longer!
Jocelyn User Profile
Response from Jocelyn:
Thanks Nabila, lovely to have you stay with us, all the best for the future. Best wishes, Jocelyn and Rohan.
April 2017

Deirdre User Profile
March 2017
Wonderful apartment, great location and lovely hosts. Highly recommend staying here!
Jocelyn User Profile
Response from Jocelyn:
Thanks Deirdre, glad you liked the apartment and St Arnaud.
March 2017

Penny User Profile
October 2016
Rohan warmly welcomed us. The apartment was very spacious and everything we could possibly need was provided. The Old Post Office has been beautifully restored and has lots of period atmosphere with modern facilities and comforts. Convenient to the centre of historic St Arnaud. One of the best we have stayed in. Highly recommended.
Jocelyn User Profile
Response from Jocelyn:
Thanks Penny, fantastic review. Hope you will come our way again. Best wishes, Rohan and Jocelyn.
October 2016

Saint Arnaud, Australia · Joined in April 2015
Jocelyn User Profile

Rohan and I love running our B & Bs in the Wimmera region of country Victoria. We have two guest apartments in an old Post Office in St Arnaud. It was built in 1866 during the Gold Rush. We also have the delightful timber cottage 'Maison Citron', built in the early 1900s. We enjoy meeting our interesting guests & we work 24/7 to keep our B & Bs running smoothly.
Together, we have extensive experience in the Architecture & Building, Hospitality & Retail environments.
We have two adult children in Melbourne. One is busy at TAFE & one works in the building maintenance industry. We also have a new addition, Remi, our black standard poodle.
We like walking in the bush and wildflower season is spectacular from August through to Nov. There are stands of Grey Grass Trees(a threatened species recovery project) in our locale close to View Point. You can also find many old gold mining sites around the area which are easily accessible whilst out walking, plus the Wax Gardens to view local native flora in a protected environment in the St Arnaud Range Park.
We have used Airbnb extensively, both overseas and in Australia. We hope to travel more in the future and plan to stay in Airbnb apartments as our experiences have always been fantastic. Places we have stayed in booked through Airbnb have included Iceland, France, & Adelaide South Australia.
We look forward to meeting you and having you stay here in St Arnaud.

Response rate: 100%
(past 90 days)
Response time: within an hour

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