Buxton Manor - 3 Bedroom
North Adelaide, Adelaide, SA
- Guests: 6
- Bedrooms: 9
- Wireless Internet
- Air conditioning
- Car space
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Buxton Manor is a glorious, large Mansion built in 1908 in the William Morris 'Arts & Craft' theme of decorative red brick with steep sloping roof lines and beveled diamond shaped, lead lighted windows, surrounded by half an acre of very manicured, welcoming gardens with masses of old fashioned scented roses, cottage flowers and sweeping lawns. It has been heritage listed by the government and completely restored by your hosts, Rodney & Regina Twiss.
It houses our best collection of Australian antiques and memorabilia and features open log fires, polished spruce floors, decorative fireplaces, marbleized ceilings, rag rolled faux paint finishes , ornate ceiling roses, gilt mirrors and sumptuous antique beds. It lies in the heart of the exclusive historic area of North Adelaide, part of the City of Adelaide. One of the fathers of the Australian Constitution Sir Josiah Symons lived in the Manor during the winter months, tended by his butler, chauffeur, cook and maids! …
Featuring 5 separate apartments:
George Lowe Esquire features 2 bedrooms, grand living and dining room, full kitchen, front porch and bathroom.
Musica Viva features a spacious master bedroom, huge intimate drawing room, chesterfields, bedroom annex, full kitchen and bathroom.
The Butlers features two master bedrooms, huge heritage bathroom, club drawing room, full kitchen, cellar dining room and sunroom.
Garden & Loft is a fully self contained, 3 bedroom apartment offering a full kitchen, separate living room, with French doors opening out to sweeping lawns.
Paprika Cottage features 1 queen size bedroom, bathroom with 2 person spa, kitchen, sitting room and front private latticed porch. Hop on the FREE CONNECTOR BUS every 1/2 hour between 8am- 6pm 7 days a week, which takes you between all ports of interest in the city (one complete circuit takes approx 1 ¼ hours) with frequent stops to all the attractions including the Central Market the oldest and most vibrant market in Australia, The South Australian Art Gallery and Museum, the fabulous Adelaide Cricket Oval and take a behind the scenes tour of the hand operated Score Board.
THINGS TO DO WHILE IN NORTH ADELAIDE
Within a 5 minute walk:
Famous Adelaide Cricket Oval
2 major parklands
Adelaide Aquatic Centre
Luxurious 'Next Generation' Sports/Spa and Health Centre
all the pretiest churches used for weddings in Adelaide
historic walking trails
art deco Picadilly Cinema with 3 up to the minute theatres
specialist shops including best range of hairdressers in Adelaide.
DINING IN NORTH ADELAIDE
North Adelaide is blessed with the widest and best selection of restaurants and cafe's in Adelaide. From the top award winning silver service eateries, 10 restored hotels, many ethnic restaurants and a proliferation of casual well designed cafe's all featuring personalised service! Our staff are familiar with all of these options and their proprieters and are happy to help you with your selection!
North Adelaide is the home of sophisticated dining, with themes, be it sommeliers, wood fired pizza's, cook your own steak, bars with tons of ambience, top Thai, Chinese and Vietnamese, the home of the 24hour bakery, the O'Connell Street specialty - the A.B, you name it - North Adelaide has it!
A number of our guests reasons to stay in North Adelaide is related to the areas abundance of restaurants, cafe's and hotel nightlife! . One of the largest gardens in the city
. Most spacious suites in Adelaide
. Complimentary Parking
. Short stroll to Adelaide's best restaurants
. Wireless broadband
. Open fireplaces
. Outside designer furniture
. Self contained apartments with external entrances
. Sweeping lawns and rose gardens
. Complimentary laundry facilities
. Free solar city connector bus
. Detailed visitor information & booking service available
. Complimentary selection of Twinings tea, instant & plunger coffee
. Selection of International glossy magazines & novels
. Complimentary delivery of Room Service from 'Scuzzi Café' & 'Beyond India'
. Metres from the Adelaide Connector Bus stop featuring the world's first Solar Bus, 'Tindo' operating daily from 8AM to 6PM.
The fine print
- DirectPay - Rent-A-Home takes reservations on this property but the property manager processes payments directly with you.
- Minimum Stay 1 Nights
Guest reviews & questions
- Adult retreat
- Executive rental
- Gay / Lesbian
- Heritage trail
- Historical / Museums
- One night bookings welcome
- Valentines Day
- Walking or Hiking
- Wedding venue
- Bath Towels provided
- Bedding & Sheets provided
- Breakfast provisions available for self-cooking
- Children's Cot
- Children's High Chair
- Clothes Dryer
- Continental Breakfast Available
- Continental breakfast provisions available
- Cooking Facilities
- Electric Stove
- Hair Dryer
- Heaters provided
- Iron & Ironing board
- Laundry facilities
- Reverse Cycle Heating
- Room service
- Tea/Coffee making facilities
- Washing Machine
- Books/magazines supplied
- Broadband Internet available
- CD Player
- Children's playground
- DVD Player
- Internet Connection
- Stereo/Music system
- Accept MasterCard
- Accept VISA
- Child friendly
- No smoking
- Pets not allowed
- Log fires
- Lock up Storage
- Meeting/banquet facilities
- Off Street Parking
- Secure Parking Onsite
- Tour desk
- Public transport
- Walk to the shops
Executive standard, Daily service available on request, Linen included, Laundry facilities available on-site, Office space/business service area available, Meeting rooms available onsite
Golf course located nearby
Property is itself a heritage building, Heritage buildings nearby
Group accommodation available, Church(es) nearby
RatesRates are not available online for this property, please request a quote using the form below.
Property managers will respond with pricing and availability, usually within 24 hours.
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Availability & Price
from $225 to $295 per night*
Min 1 nights stay
How do I make a booking?
From a Quote
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- Step 3) Once we receive your "RZ" reservation request, a consultant will process all details and send a "BK" Booking Confirmation, payment receipt with arrival and key collection information.
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- Step 2) Then you can Make a Booking or reservation form by clicking 'Make Reservation' from the search results or property page. Alternatively a Reservation form (PDF or Word Doc) can be downloaded from our Visitor Terms & Conditions page or your Quote.
- Step 3) Once we receive your "RZ" reservation request, a consultant will process all details and send a "BK" Booking Confirmation, payment receipt with arrival and key collection information. Payment can be made with credit card or by direct deposit.
Are pets permitted?
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A Pet Bond might be required to clean. deodourise and disinfect the property prior to the next visitor arrival to ensure the property is allergy free.
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Unfortunately it isn't always as frequent as we'd like, each calendar has a date of which the calendar was last updated so you who how up to date the listing is.
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Are visitors able to inspect properties?
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Please note that properties are not held and may be booked by other visitors.
Will I have to pay a security deposit?
A Bond/Security Deposit may be required by the Property Manager the amount will vary depending on the property manager. If so, this payment will take place outside of the Rentahome EasyPay System and you may be asked to direct transfer funds into the Property Manager's bank account or a credit card imprint may be requested. Rentahome does not become involved in the payment or return of bonds or security deposits. Return of these amounts is based on the Property Manager's terms and conditions and their inspection of the property after your stay.
The Security Deposit (Bond) is required to cover any damage or incidential costs incurred during your stay at the property. If there is no Damage or Additional Costs then the Security Deposit will be refunded. If the amount of the Damage or Additional Costs are greater than the Security Deposit, then the Guest will be required to pay the difference.
On Arrival, please report any damage or requirement maintenance immediately to the property manager, as you will be liable for any Damage on your departure.
A Bond applies for properties under a Lease agreement. The Bond is typically lodged with a government Bond Authority and returned at the the end of the stay following an Exit Inspection and review of the Condition Report.
Rent-A-Home processes rental payment with guests directly. We accept: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Bank Transfer.
Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards accepted.
The Property Manager will process payment with guests directly.