Avalon Guesthouse is a gorgeous bayside holiday home in Rippleside Geelong, just 100 metres from St Helens Beach and 20 minutes drive from the Great Ocean Road, Surfcoast and Bellarine Peninsula beaches.
This elegant, well-appointed Federation property is the perfect romantic retreat for couples, a stunning home for a wedding party or, a central base for a bayside family holiday.
The convenient location is ideal for short term corporate accommodation or, families attending Deakin University Graduation ceremonies. It’s a five minutes drive or, fifteen minutes walk to the CBD and 600 metres to North Geelong train station.
Avalon Guesthouse is within walking distance to the Waterfront precinct and parks and it’s a great base for local cultural events, including Festival of Sails, a Geelong Cats Home game, Toast to the Coast, or Day on The Green.
This 1920’s home features stunning décor, vintage chic and contemporary comforts. Three bedrooms sleep six guests and the elegant dining room, sun-drenched parlour, well equipped kitchen and spacious living room are very comfortable and welcoming.
A generous living room is at the heart of this Federation period home, and it features stunning quality decor including parquetry floor, antique furniture, artwork, retro prints, a genuine antique gramophone, plush leather sofas and ambient lighting at the flick of a switch. No comforts are sacrificed here, with gas-log fireplace, central heating, air-conditioning, ceiling fan, and television / DVD.
An intimate formal dining room with Victorian mahogany dining table, a fully equipped, rustic, country kitchen and bright sunny reading nook all lead off from the living room.
Full height French doors overlook a sheltered north-facing rear deck and beautiful established garden, featuring camellia, jacaranda and magnolia trees and a lovely pond. Outdoor furniture, market umbrella and BBQ create a perfect alfresco dining setting.