Beautiful home in Cottesloe near world famous Cottesloe Beach on the Indian Ocean. Comfortable private home, cool in summer (air conditioned), warm in winter (gas heated). Original features include very high ornate ceilings, jarrah floorboards, a fireplace in every room. It has a modern well equipped kitchen, French doors open onto garden courtyard with shaded outdoor dining area, fountain and gardens. There is an outdoor shower. Our home has two living spaces, three bedrooms, plus a studio, with its own en-suite bathroom, in the garden.
We are also interested in long term rentals of two months or more at current furnished house rentals for Perth.
Cottesloe, which is the one of the most desirable suburbs in Australia. From our door, it is 500m to Cottesloe Beach on the Indian ocean (voted 2nd best beach in the world by Lonely Planet), 300m to Boatshed Market for fresh food and provisions (equivalent to Dean and Deluca in NYC) plus cafes, restaurants, shopping. 450m to the golf course overlooking the Ocean and Rottnest Island, 300m to the local commuter train.
It is 10km to Perth City CBD, 5km to Fremantle plus its port and marinas. A 10 minute walk takes you to the Swan River (where the black swans breed) through Peppermint Grove, one of Perth's oldest and most beautiful suburbs. Swan Valley vineyards are a 30 minute drive as are the Perth hills. The world famous Margaret River wine region and surfing mecca is a 3 hour drive.
As well as the attractions listed below there is/are: outdoor movie theatres, river cruises, wind-surfing, kite-surfing, paddling, long beach walks and the up-scale Claremont Mall.
The South West of Western Australia, which includes Perth and all points south, is rated by Lonely Planet as one of the ten top biodiversity hotspots in the world.