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Guestroom in Conservation House with Pool near CBD

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Overview
Private Room , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Singapore
Guestroom in tropical Balinese style garden in the city space. Go back in time into the history of Singapore and experience its colonial glamour...

*Note: Please send message to check availability before making a booking.

THE HOUSE

The house sits on private land with a U-shaped building surrounding a decked courtyard. Each leg of the building has one guest room and one bathroom, directly opening to a corridor, providing each guest a sense of privacy. The high ceiling, many windows, and corridor around each building were designed to keep the house cool with an open feel. The roofed sofa with bar area and the tent in the garden next to the swimming pool provide a fantastic outdoor living life style, which is almost impossible to find in Singapore. Spend a lazy morning reading a book in company with a good coffee, while watching butterfli...
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Listing #FKN2992068
About the Owner
Chris W
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
Interaction with guests
Our housekeeper is the queen of the house ☺ She takes care of everything, keeps the house clean and organized. Seek her help or advice if you have any request or encounter any problem. Our dog is five years old and very playful. Don’t be fooled by her bark at strangers, she is the sweetest of all and will soon jump on you once you have won her trust. Our cat is also five years old and quite the hunter - he is the cool kid.
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Immediately made to feel welcome on arrival by the housekeeper I was settled in and comfortable in no time. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable - the bed was absolutely right for me. Plenty of storage and the wifi is brilliant, as was the...More

1  Thank rosensfole
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights and really enjoyed the accommodation and the neighbourhood. We were greeted by Erly, the housekeeper, and oriented to our room and shared amenities ( kitchen, bathroom, laundry and swimming pool). The room had air conditioning and a ceiling fan...More

1  Thank Seaside709076
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Reviewed 27 February 2016

This was our fifth time in Singapore,and a change from the hotel thing was our aim and this was it our hosts were perfect there when you needed them it was like being part of the family.Yes we will be going back it is not...More

5  Thank chief2015
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (20)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
No groups, no parties and events. Smoking ok but only outside. If you are visiting with children please message us first to discuss. We will send you a detailed house guide and...
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Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $727 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning Fee: $36 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
BEST KEPT SECRET

The house is part of a conservation estate, a rare gem from colonial times. The houses in the estate are often featured in Singapore’s history and architecture books. 'My fingers trembled with excitement as I began snapping pictures of old Colonial Houses, and the long tarred road ahead decorated with lush, vibrant greenery... and this was truly a sight to behold!' said a Singaporean photographer on his blog.
Getting around
LOCATION

Since the estate claimed the land long before any commercial developers got their chances, it is only a short ride to Orchard Road, the CBD, Sentosa, and the biggest mall in south east Asia - Vivocity. It is right next to Alexandra business district where HP and Intel are located, and close to the NUS and the One-North development. There is a bus stop 100 meters from the house with lots of lines connecting to the city.

-Alexandra business district: 10 minutes walk
-NUS: 7min by taxi, 10 min by bus
-One North: 7min by taxi, 15 min by bus
-Orchard: 10 minutes by taxi, 20min by bus
-CBD (Raffles Place): 15 minutes by taxi, 20min by bus
-Right at the highway exit – 35minutes to the airport
-Short bus ride to 3 subway stations
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
We are close to two expressways: the AYE and West Coast Highway that can take you to the airport and many other locations. Alexandra road will take you into town.

If you have confirmed a booking we will send you detailed arrival instructions as well.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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