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Harvester Home & Annex -short term accommodation for up to 15 persons

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7 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
15 guests
3 nights minimum
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The Harvester Home short term accommodation is a tropical resort style holiday home sleeping up to 15 persons using existing bedding, as per the published rate. Another 2 persons can be accommodated in the day bed and fold down sofa. (Extra costs apply for more than 15 persons) Enquire about the 'HOUSE ONLY' rate for 8 persons or less - savings apply! The main house has four bedrooms (2 queen, 1 double, 2 king singles). All rooms are ceramic tiled; have plenty of windows opening up to clean fresh air; are equipped with ceiling fans and air conditioning and fitted out with insect and security screens. The house is fully self catering with kitchen and spacious living area, a desk area in the entrance foyer and two outdoor porches overlooking the gardens. There is a large laundry with dre...The Harvester Home short term accommodation is a tropical resort style holiday home sleeping up to 15 persons using existing bedding, as per the published rate. Another 2 persons can be accommodated in the day bed and fold down sofa. (Extra costs apply for more than 15 persons) Enquire about the 'HOUSE ONLY' rate for 8 persons or less - savings apply! The main house has four bedrooms (2 queen, 1 double, 2 king singles). All rooms are ceramic tiled; have plenty of windows opening up to clean fresh air; are equipped with ceiling fans and air conditioning and fitted out with insect and security screens. The house is fully self catering with kitchen and spacious living area, a desk area in the entrance foyer and two outdoor porches overlooking the gardens. There is a large laundry with dressing area, hanging rail and washing machine & dryer, and separate toilet & bathroom with hand held shower and safety grab rails. The attached Annex unit has 3 bedrooms (1 double, 2 singles, 3 king singles) and has an extra living area, is wheelchair friendly and has wheelchair accessible toilet and bathroom facilities with hand held shower and safety grab rails and another laundry. The undercover entertainment area which separates the residences features an open air, fully equipped kitchen with gas hotplates, electric oven, BBQ, fridge and a range of appliances. Dining tables & chairs, plenty of comfortable seating and ceiling fans create a casual ambiance overlooking the large saltwater pool, child's cubby house & swing set, tropical gardens and mountains beyond. Whilst the house is situated on a secondary arterial road in the suburbs, entering the confines of the fenced and gated property reveals a tropical resort style oasis. An ideal alternative to hotel rooms, the holiday home offers space, privacy and room to move - perfect for families, groups, contractors or travellers. The home-away-from-home environment is suitable for holidays, relocations or group travel. The Harvester Home is centrally located to Cairns, approximately 5kms from the city and 8kms from the Cairns Airport. The Raintrees Shopping Centre and a public transport depot is an easy 5 minutes walk, the bus stops directly opposite the house. The property is well maintained with regular pool, lawn and garden maintenance and owner/caretaker on-site.The accommodation is fully self contained, bed linen, bath and pool towels are provided. Electricity and broadband WIFI is included in the tariff, subject to fair use. Pets may be accepted, on application. Conditions apply.More
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About the Owner
Karen M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2017
Interaction with guests
The owner, Karen, occupies the upstairs area in the main house and is quiet and discreet but is available for information and assistance, if required, during your stay.
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Reviewed December 28, 2018

In August we had the great pleasure of spending a wonderful week in Cairns for a family wedding. Karen, the owner, could not have been more welcoming. She ensured we had everything we needed and was able to give us information on the shops, beaches...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 1955cag
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic time at the harvester home it’s a wonderful house loved it we had 13 ppl and were all very comfortable Karen is also a great lady and there when you need her ty so much highly recommend to all who has...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Patrice S
kasimac2, VR Owner at Harvester Home & Annex -short term accommodation for up to 15 persons, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thank you Patrice, it was an absolute joy to host you and the family and you are welcome back any time. I really appreciate the respect you had for my home, it was left so lovely. Warm regards Karen

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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Very relaxing and well equipped doggy friendly base for your exploration of Cairns and surrounds. Great undercover outdoor kitchen and chill out area. Plenty of parking within the fully fenced yard. Excellent pool. The only fault is that the surrounding streets are occasionally a little...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Kelli D
kasimac2, VR Owner at Harvester Home & Annex -short term accommodation for up to 15 persons, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you for your comments, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. It was a delight to have you and the extended family as my guests and I really appreciate the feedback.

Reviewed January 23, 2018

We recently had a family reunion at Harvester home. 16 of us ! We had an amazing time in the best place to cater for a large group. Everything you could possibly need to self cater was there . The pool was fantastic ,the facilities...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank john l
kasimac2, VR Owner at Harvester Home & Annex -short term accommodation for up to 15 persons, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thanks Ros..it was an absolute pleasure to have you and John and all your crazy, happy family here enjoying themselves to the max. Wonderful to see! I look forward to your return.

Reviewed December 7, 2017

Great location close to town with beautifully maintained gardens.There is a stunning pool & a large outdoor cooking area . The rooms are a good size & everything is very well equipped & spotlessly clean & fresh. Karen could not be more helpful & friendly...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank justchill8
kasimac2, VR Owner at Harvester Home & Annex -short term accommodation for up to 15 persons, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2017

Hi Patricia Thank you for taking the time to review the Harvester Home, I really appreciate it. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and for leaving the home lovely and tidy. I look forward to seeing you back again. PS The pool...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Ceiling Fans
TV
Linens Provided
Playground
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Swingset
Cooker
Grill
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
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Does this vacation rental provide easy access to public transportation?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
The Harvester Home is situated on a secondary arterial road in the suburbs, centrally located to Cairns, approximately 5kms from the city and 8kms from the Cairns Airport. The Raintrees Shopping Centre and a public transport depot is an easy 5 minutes walk.
Getting around
The buses runs regularly to the city and the northern beaches from the bus depot at the shopping centre. Uber rides to the city cost about $8-$10 and taxis from approximately $20
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