Middle Park is premier inner Melbourne. This heritage listed, 2 storey, 3 bedroom Art Deco apartment has original features, collected artworks and mid 20th century furniture. It comfortably sleeps five with everything at the door for a special stay.
Number 1, Florence Court is an Art Deco classic with original period lights, fireplaces, leadlight, cornice and timbers which has been decorated with a collection of period furniture and original artworks. The three bedroom apartment, which can sleep five, provides a stylish 'home away from home' for the short stay visitor or the seasoned traveler looking for something special.
This sunny, front apartment with garden outlook is one of three in a heritage listed block built in the mid 1930s. With its own entrance, this fully self- contained apartment is more like a small, two storey house.
Downstairs is an entrance hall, sunny living room with flat screen TV and surround sound system, a separate dining room that comfortably seats six and a well equipped kitchen that offers complimentary Nespresso, teas and all the basics for a quick snack or in-house meal.
Upstairs is a large north facing main bedroom with stunning double leadlight doors opening on to a Romeo and Juliet balcony with city skyline views. The bedroom is furnished with a combination of collected original period and modern furniture. The French Art Deco c1890's queen sized bed has hotel quality bedding. The second bedroom has similar period charm and comfort with a double bed. The upstairs bathroom is a restored Art Deco classic with a generous deep shower bath. Also upstairs is a sunny single bedroom with garden and tree outlook.
The apartment comes with laundry facilities, Wi-Fi, bikes and public transport travel cards for our guests' convenience.
•Sunny, north facing two storey, two bedroom accommodation.
•Art Deco architecture including lights, ceilings, cornice, leadlight, fireplaces and woodwork.
•Polished timber floors, collected furniture and artworks.
•Own secure, separate entrance.
•Downstairs: Entrance Hall, Lounge, Dining Room and Kitchen with rear access.
•Upstairs: Master and second bedrooms, Bathroom, Study.
•Lounge Room with gas fireplace, flat screen TV, surround sound system and DVD collection.
•Separate Dining Room with stylish six seat table. Extra chairs available on request.
•Well equipped Kitchen with basic breakfast and snacks provided.
•Nespresso coffee machine with complimentary pods and tea making facilities.
•Main bedroom with antique queen size bed, period robe, collected furniture, television and balcony with city views.
•Charming second bedroom with double bed, period cupboard with dresser.
•Third bedroom with sunny garden outlook, single bed, cupboard and chest of draws.
•All beds with luxury padded mattress toppers, hotel quality linen, pillows and towels.
•iPod Dock Clock Radios.
•Classic Art Deco bathroom with deep shower bath.
•Complimentary toiletry products.
•Laundry facilities, iron and ironing board.
•Free Wi-Fi throughout the apartment.
•Individually controlled heaters in each room.
•Convenient, unrestricted parking at the front door.
•Myki Melbourne Public Transport Cards.
•Bicycles and helmets available on request.
•Local shops and services recommendations, introductions and discounts.
•Information on all the nearby tourist destinations and attractions.
•One of the best historic apartment blocks in undoubtedly one of Melbourne's best suburbs and locations.
•Hosts in residence to assist with guests' needs.
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Number 1, Florence Court is all yours. You get the whole apartment with its own entrance and all the space you need to enjoy on your own or to entertain others.
The apartment comfortably sleeps five in luxury.
Parking is always available right outside the door in a wide, tree-lined street with a choice of convenient public transport only a block away.
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Bookings well in advance are strongly advised. This apartment is a family home which is only available on a limited basis when our son is overseas studying in the United States.
Special needs will be catered for by request.
Weekdays: (Sunday-Thursday) $245 per night.
Weekends: (Friday-Saturday Nights) $295 per night.
Over 4 Persons: $50 per person per night.
Public Holidays, Special (Grand Prix) and Long Weekends: Plus 25% premium.
7+ Days: 10 % off
30+ Days: 20% off
A single cleaning fee of $180 applies to each visit.
Check in: 2:00pm or as arranged.
Check out: 11:00am or as arranged.
After checkout luggage can be left in Unit 3.
The apartment is very special so please treat it as such.
Things can break or go wrong. If they do please advise us of any mishap or problem as soon as possible.
Complimentary Myki Melbourne Public Transport Cards with about $20 credit are provided. Please top up any credit used.
Five bikes with helmets and two children's scooters are provided for your use and enjoyment. Please be careful with them and use them at your own risk.
The fridge and pantry is stocked with some snacks and breakfast essentials. You are requested to kindly consider the next visitor and replace any items that you may have been finished.
Please have consideration for the neighbours and the neighbourhood. Keep noise and music down after 11:30pm.
The apartment is smoke free but you are welcome to smoke on the balcony or the front garden bench.
The apartment is dog friendly. We love company for our dog, Hudson. Please keep yours off the furniture and beds.
Have fun and enjoy your stay at Number 1, Florence Court.
Jo and Gary Copolov.
You'll enjoy your own self-contained front apartment whilst we reside at the rear so we're on hand to assist your stay in any way we can.
We'll share our favourite local treasures such as how to find the penguins at St.Kilda Pier, feast on the finest food, buy bargains at the local shops and markets, catch a city show, partake in almost any sport you could imagine, walk to the most amazing nearby adventure playground or to the lake or beach at sunset.
We love Melbourne and Middle Park and have been living in the area for over 20 years.
We want to make your stay memorable and have prepared maps and information on the immediate area and all the great things to do in Melbourne depending on your taste and pocket.
Being so well positioned and with 5 bikes available for loan most of Melbourne's tourist attractions are only a short ride away.
If beaches and the surf are your thing we can provide accommodation with beachside ocean views at Torquay, home of the famous annual Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach surfing championship at Easter and gateway to the Great Ocean Road or at Melbourne's millionaire getaway at Portsea.
My wife Jo and I love living by the bay in Middle Park, Melbourne where we have lived in various homes for over 20 years.
In 2014 we bought Florence Court, a heritage, mid 30's Art Deco apartment block where we now live in the rear apartment and offer the two front, self contained apartments on Airbnb. Since then we now offer on Airbnb a three bedroom house in Middle Park that sleeps up to 7, an awesome Art Deco two bedroom apartment also in Middle Park with stunning city and beach views that sleeps 6 and three bedroom house in Albert Park that sleepsd up to 8. We also offera beach side holiday apartment with water views in Torquay that sleeps up to 8. Torquay is Victoria's surf capital and a gateway to the stunning Great Ocean Road.
My wife and I met playing tennis at Kooyong Tennis Club and were married in Paris over 20 years ago. We have two children.
We live with our university student daughter Natasha (when she is not out socialising) and dog, Hudson a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever.
Our son Louis is studying at Northeastern University in Boston, USA where he is a coxswain on a rowing scholarship. He has represented Australia.
We have traveled to Europe, USA and South East Asia and enjoyed Airbnb hospitality in Florence, Venice, Barcelona, Plovdiv, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Dubrovnik, Hvar and Split. We now wish to share that same pleasure with our Airbnb guests.
Jo is a part time teacher at the local primary school where she teaches a special education reading program. She has a real passion for books, real estate and interior design.
A typical week will see Jo at a local café or wine bar with friends, doing yoga on the beach or walking Hudson in the nearby park.
I am a self employed Marketing Consultant whose consultancy, Gold Medal Marketing has develops winning business growth strategies.
I have developed several proprietary programs including Gold Medal Marketing, Excelerator and Blue Ocean Breakthrough which I use with clients.
I gets to the local gym for regular workouts, cycles with friends along the nearby beach road and in winter watch St. Kilda, an Australian Rules Football Club as a long standing club member. Always doing some job around the home I also enjoy helping friends and family with projects.
On weekends we will escape to the beachside retreat, Wambiri on The Esplanade at Torquay where we enjoy the walks, the local food, wine and the famous surf beaches.
Given a moment we will catch a movie, show or gallery or believing strongly that you should “be a tourist in your own town” get to something interesting either near or far.
We look forward to sharing our homes and experiences with our Airbnb guests.