Ideally located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne.20 minutes drive to Melbourne CBD
3/40 Thames Holiday Unit Thames Holiday Unit is ideally located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. It is about 20 minutes drive to Melbourne CBD via eastern Freeway Gateway to Healesville Sanctuary, Yarra Valley, Philip Island etc.
Locally it is within walking distance to the Box Hill shopping centre and train station, tram and bus.
This fully furnished two bedroom unit features a full kitchen, reverse air-conditioning/heating, gas log fireplace, a lock-up garage and private outdoor area.
There is a queen bed in the main bedroom and two single beds in the second bedroom. We also have an extra double pull out sofa bed in the living room and a fold up single bed can be provided if required. Towels and bed linen are supplied and water, gas and electricity are included.
It is perfect for families and business travellers looking for a home away from home.
All bookings should be made after confirm the availability
the rate is for a couple, please contact the property manager for actual quote if you have more people
Click the check in date and departure date when you make a booking.
- Non-smoking facility
- On-site secure undercover parking
- Wifi Access
1 Double and 2 Singles
All cancellations will forfeit the deposit paid at the time of booking. Please refer to the Property’s terms and conditions for any other charges that apply for cancelling or changing your booking.
The Security Bond of $300 should be paid direct to the holiday rental supplier at the time to confirming the booking. The Key will not be issued until the Security Bond is processed. Persons booking accommodation are responsible for any loss or damage to the property. The Security Bond is additional to the cost of the rate but refundable 1-3 days after departure providing the property is left clean, tidy and undamaged. Reimbursement to nominated account is made via internet.
The full payment should be paid on arrival if in cash or three working days in advance if by bank transfer.
Please note that $143 departure cleaning fees applies for every booking, it is additional to the rate.
Wifi Internet available.
Please contact the property after the booking has been made to arrange check in. The contact details will be on your confirmation email.
Getting there is easy. The unit is located in the Thames st Box Hill.
A:Travelling by train by bus or tram, Get off at BoxHill centre train station, bus stop, airport shellte bus stop then:
1.Continue on Station St about 0.5km
2.Turn right onto Thames St, Box Hill about 0.2km
3.Arrive at Thames St, Box Hill.
Total travle time by foot: Less than 10miuntes
or 2minuts if by car,
If travelling from the Melbourne airport
1.Continue on Tullamarine Freeway Nbnd, Melbourne Airport – proceed Northwest
2.Take the LEFT FORK onto Bell St.
3.Continue along Bell St, pass Heidelberg Heights at Austin Hospital, then the bell st will change the name as to Manningham Rd W, Heidelberg,Then change the name as Williamsons Rd, Doncaster, then change the name as Tram Rd, Doncaster at Westfield Shoppingtown Doncaster, then change the name to Station St, Doncaster. Just remember go straight continute drive along the Bell st, do not turn anywhere until you reach Box Hill.
7.Turn left onto Thames St, Box Hill.
8.Arrive the property at Thames St, Box Hill.
Total travel time is about 40 to 50 minutes.
On-site lock up single car garage and carport to accommodate two cars
Things to do
Box Hill is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 14 km east from Melbourne’s central business district.Box Hill is known for its multicultural diversity, and its resulting large range of restaurants and cafes of various international cuisines.
Box Hill has a bustling shopping precinct. These range from the shops along Station Street and Whitehorse Road, to the suburb’s two shopping centres. Centro Box Hill, formerly Box Hill Central, features Safeway, The Reject Shop, Readers book store, Dick Smith, Big W ( to be opened October 2010 (formerly Target)), a selection of fashion retailers, the large indoor Box Hill market, and a large food court. It is also integrated with a bus interchange and the Box Hill railway station. The neighbouring Centro Box Hill (north section (formerly Centro Whitehorse)), includes Coles, Harris Scarfe, Priceline, EB Games, Game (retailer), House, Homeart, another food court, and a selection of specialty fashion retail stores.
Box Hill is also a major transport hub for the City of Whitehorse and surrounding suburbs. Box Hill railway station is located under the Box Hill Central shopping centre, and is served by the Belgrave and Lilydale line services. The complex also includes a large bus terminus linking commuters to a variety of destinations across the eastern suburbs.
The suburb of Box Hill has several schools, including Box Hill High School, Koonung Secondary College, Box Hill Senior Secondary College, Our Lady of Sion College, Roberts McCubbin Primary School, Kingswood College and St. Francis Xavier Primary School. For mature students, Box Hill Institute of TAFE and St Leo International College provide further education, and buses link Box Hill’s terminus to Deakin University (Burwood campus), Monash University and La Trobe University. Swinburne University is approximately a 10 minute train trip towards the city. The University of Melbourne is approximately 30 minutes by train. There are two kindergartens in the area, St Peter’s Anglican Kindergarten Inc, and Kingswood College Early Learning Centre.
Travel to the CBD to see all that Melbourne has to offer. Some popular attractions include:
-Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
-Royal Botanic Gardens
-MCG (Melbourne Cricket Ground)
-Rod Laver Arena
-Melbourne Museum and IMAX Theatre
-National Art Gallery
-fashion boutiques and shopping destinations are all easily accessible via public transport