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Very good
29 reviews
Entrance to charming apartment in Auchenflower
Main Bed
Dining to kitchen
Bathroom
Verandah
Office & Bunks
Kitchen to dining
Lounge Chairs
Main Bed 1
Kitchen 2
Lounge & Jen's Piano
Kitchen 1
Main Bed 2
Relax
Study and bunk room
Bunk Beds
Main Bed 3
Piano to dining
Loo
Dining 1
Coffee
Bikepath and walk beside the Brisbane River
Restaurants
Bikepath and walk beside the Brisbane River
Park Road Restaurant and Coffee precinct
Brisbane River
Swim at Southbank
Regatta Hotel
River bikepath
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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Brisbane, Brisbane Region, Queensland

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Very good - based on 29 reviews
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Cecily C
2 reviews
“ Thank you ”
Reviewed 13 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We have recently had an extended stay at Green Gables. Jen and Ian were away but always within touch through emails or phone. We treated it as our home and it became a haven for us. Peaceful private verandah and garden. A warm hearted friendly neighbour. Most important for us was that it was walking distance to the Wesley hospital. Easy access via train or ferry especially to the city. Great little eatery and corner shop just round the corner. Thank you Jen and Ian for making Green Gables available to us at this time in our lives. It was just so easy to move in and go to the kitchen and feel at home. It felt like we were having a holiday with family. Thank you for everything.

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Management Response
14 Oct 2017
It was just wonderful having Cecily and Dennis at Green Gables. Beautiful, warm, friendly country folk who totally respected our home and were an absolute delight to work with. Always so open and honest do deal with.
We would love to have them back at any time.
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margaret...
1 review
“A Quaint Queensland cottage near city heart”
Reviewed 19 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We were welcomed very warmly and the accommodation was as advertised. Lovely water pressure and instant hot water in the shower. Difficult parking but a convenient spot for the trains .Close to all the little shopping areas of Milton Rosalie and Paddington and Red Hill. thanks again Jen and Ian

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
20 Jun 2017
It was wonderful having Margaret and her friends stay at Green Gables. Absolutely delightful people and they left out home beautifully tidy and clean. Unfortunately they didn't get my message about our free parking permit and had to park down the back. We would truly love to have them back.
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susanjgar...
Canberra, Australia
1 review
“Step back in time”
Reviewed 12 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

My twin sister and I recently met in Brisbane for a short holiday.
Green Gables offered us a home away from home on every level. Our hosts made us feel very much at home.
The unit was furnished and equipped with everything a traveller would want and need. Such a charming older style property to spend quailty time in, but also close to public transport, local shops and restaurants.

If you want a unique holiday rental experience then Green Gables is the place for you. You'll love it I'm sure.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
13 Apr 2017
Susan and Olga were the most beautiful and gracious ladies to host. So creative, artistic and appreciative of our city pad. Communicative, open and warm hearted. They left the place so immaculately and 100% respected the space - we'd just love to have them back.
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sue08
kent
Level 6 Contributor
127 reviews
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“We had a different experience to other reviewers”
Reviewed 8 April 2017 for a stay in March 2017
1
person found this review helpful

On the plus side there was a lovely shower, great air con, comfortable bed and easy parking.
The unit had a very 'lived in' feel and the standard of cleanliness was not what you would expect from a holiday rental. The main lounge area has 4 separate chairs which are ok to sit in for a short while, but not very relaxing and it felt like a waiting room. There are 2 bedrooms- with the TV being in bedroom 1 and bedroom 2 is used as an office by the owners and is across the veranda outside the main door. The kitchen area was functional but we had to wash items before we could use them. There was also an infestation of ants on our arrival which I can appreciate does happen in warm climates, but this was the only property during our trip to Australia that this was such a problem. I booked the property through the TA website and the owners emailed a few times requesting an early settlement to the balance, which was outside the normal payment schedule set up by TA, I declined their request and kept to the payment timescale. There was also lots and lots of email correspondence from the owners before and during our stay, as they clearly love their property and want others to do so. We had a few issues during our stay and they owners did apologise and compensated us by offering chocolates and wine. I would not want to stay here again.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   No.
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Management Response
10 Apr 2017
We would have to agree with with Jill It was a very different experience hosting this lady from all the other T Adv warm appreciative guests we have had the pleasure of. We quickly came to realise that though the standard of the flat was just perfectly fine according to all other guests and the cleaners work was checked (we have not had any other complaints on any level there before ) nothing would be satisfactory.... eg though we explained ants come in heat waves and spray and wipe immediately solves the problem and we had as ever checked the crockery /kitchenware was thoroughly cleaned etc were, nothing can be enough.
Our request for early payment was simply so we had her details to contact her with info re her journey as she had questions re another segment of her holiday.
We would have to remark the second lockable bedroom (not office) adjacent to lockable deck is directly by the lounge door within the the whole complex .
We were grateful Jill accepted our compensation (we were still not really sure what it exactly was for .... we think perhaps there was just a slight personality clash??) and as previously stated we wish her well on onward travels and her whole party for sure
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Lea O
Cairns
2 reviews
“Clean , spacious and well located”
Reviewed 22 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Nice spacious two bedroom apartment well located to attractions in Brisbane or if visiting the university.. Very convenient for Wesley hospital if needed.
Check that parking available during the week as street parking is metered, weekends are not an issue.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
24 Mar 2017
It was great to have Lea and Doug stay at Green Gables. They were so easy to communicate with and left our little pad very clean and tidy.
Off street parking is available at the rear of the building.
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