Located in a quiet, leafy, inner city suburb, this stylish and spacious, one bedroom apartment has been refurbished to meet the needs of the discerning traveller.The apartment is on the ground floor, situated below a modern architect designed home.
It has it's own private entrance, which leads into a light and airy foyer.
Once inside, you feel the peace and tranquility of this lovely apartment. It features an open plan lounge/dining area, off which the bedroom is accessed.
Bi-fold shutter doors ensure that the bedroom is fully self contained. A well appointed separate kitchen features a new caesarstone bench-top, full oven and cooktop, microwave and dish-drawer. A self-contained bathroom and utility area provide all the amenities a traveller would require. The apartment is comfortably furnished and decorated with some vintage pieces and quality artwork.
Beside the front entrance to the apartment is a walled garden for guest's private use. It features a lush sub-tropical garden leading up to a thatched gazebo, perfect for outside entertaining.This secluded north-east facing garden contains relaxing areas to sit and enjoy the breezes while admiring the many bird species that come to visit. The garden is enhanced by sculptures and decorative features set amongst a backdrop of tropical foliage. At night it is lit and provides a great place to unwind after the day's events.
The Retreat is located in the gorgeous Clifton Hill precinct, an area that is bounded by the surrounding suburbs of Moorooka, Annerley and Tarragindi.
Celebrity TV chef, Ben O'Donoghue's new restaurant BillyKart Kitchen is just a stroll down the hill. It features a casual yet sophisticated menu with seasonal local produce. Also in the area are local Italian, Vietnamese and Indian cafe's and restaurants.
There is a bus stop, a 2 minute walk from the apartment with express buses and regular services to the city. The Retreat offers great access by car (10mins) or public transport (20min) to the CBD. There are excellent bus links to Southbank, QPAC,the GABBA and Tennis centres.
Nearby hospitals are Mater, PA, The new Lady Cilento Children's Hospital and Greenslopes Private.
Both Griffith and UQ (St Lucia Campus) are only a 10min. drive or easily accessed by bus.
Trains to the city and Gold Coast leave from nearby Yeerongpilly Station.
The retreat offers guests, short term 5 star accommodation at affordable prices.
Free Wifi, Flat screen TV, DVD Player
Microwave, electric under bench oven & cooktop, dishwasher
Washing machine, dryer, iron & ironing board.
Cot supplied on request
Additional single bed supplied on request.