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“Lovely courtyard gardens, handy location”
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Condo/Apartment -
Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
St Kilda, Port Phillip, Greater Melbourne, Victoria

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Linda L
Nelson, New Zealand
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Lovely courtyard gardens, handy location”
Reviewed 6 May 2015 for a stay in April 2015
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This accommodation is a cottage in the garden of the owners lovely villa in St Kilda, but with unobtrusive screening it is very private. The courtyard of the cottage is lovely and we would have used it more it it hadn't rained almost the whole time we were there!! The cottage was beautifully presented and had a small kitchen, good sized lounge area and comfy bed, beautiful furniture in keeping with the older style of the cottage, big bathroom with washing machine and dryer. The owners were really friendly and helpful and we even went with them to a trivia/quiz evening on the last night of our stay and then joined them for a cup of tea at their house afterwards. The cottage is in a great location just a short walk to Akland Street which has the famous cake shops - plus cafes, restaurants, grocery shops etc. Close to trams and the beach also.

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Liked best: The location and the owners
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Deborah J
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“High quality apartment in a great location.”
Reviewed 20 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014
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Very comfortable well appointed apartment. There were lots of welcoming touches - fresh flowers, milk in the fridge and even a bottle of wine! The apartment is in a good location in a bohemian and historic part of Melbourne with easy access to the CBD by tram. The owners, Ross and Karen are friendly and on hand for advice if needed. Definitely one to recommend.

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DavidMcl1...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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“The Perfect Place.”
Reviewed 16 November 2014 for a stay in October 2014
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We had the best time staying with Karen, Ross & (Speedo the Jack Russel) @ Arcadia.
The cottage was so well appointed, everything you could possibly need was catered for, and Ross was never far away if we needed advice or guidance "Thanks".....Speedo always gave us a warm welcome back when we'd been out!
The centre of St Kilda was a 2min. walk from the house, with the lovely beach not much further,...an abundance of Cafe's, shops & bars meant there was always pleanty to do day or night.
Can't recommend St Kilda and 'Arcadia' highly enough, We will certainly book again.

David & Elaine (SCOTLAND)

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Liked best: Location and comfort
Liked least: Wasn't there long enough!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
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