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Three bedroom house with sea views in Marino.

Entire home
hosted by Miranda
  1. 6 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bath
Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Free cancellation before Oct 9.


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Spyglass House is a quiet comfortable house , and is named after the marine Spyglass which can be used to observe shipping from the extensive deck . The house is located on a quiet no through road, and is of the solid brick construction typical of the mid 20th century, but with unusually large windows. The lawns, and extensive native gardens front and rear attract the local bird life. The location is ideal for access to local attractions, and the city is only 30 mins away by train.

The space
Spyglass House is a mid century solid brick house with a modern kitchen and bathroom and large deck. It is quiet and comfortable, with a light and airy feel and sea views from the living room, deck, garden and all the bedrooms. It has ducted evaporative air conditioning throughout, with a gas heater in the living room and electric convection heaters in the bedrooms and kitchen. There are wooden floors throughout the bedrooms, kitchen and living rooms. Fast (100/20) unlimited internet is included.

The living room has a 55 inch smart tv with chrome cast and Apple TV. It also has a playstation 4 and some games. It is furnished with a leather sofa and 2 recliners. It opens onto the deck with outdoor tables and chairs and a gas BBQ.

The bedrooms are all large with queen size beds and built in robes. The main bedroom has a window seat, and one bedroom has a sit stand desk, monitor and ergonomic chair.

The kitchen is well equipped with crockery, cutlery and glassware for 6, cooking utensils and pots and pans. In addition, there is a Nespresso machine, Breville milk frother, Sodastream and a rice cooker.

There is a bike available for your use, and also a couple of body boards.

The house is in a quiet no through road, and the native garden attracts a range of birdlife.

Undercover parking is available in the carport adjacent the front door with access down a sloping driveway. Alternatively, you can always park on the street as it is a quiet no through road.

Fresh ingredients for a cooked breakfast and cereal and toast will be supplied for your first night; and there are some basic supplies of tea/coffee/cocoa sugar, oil and condiments in the cupboard for your use.

Marino Rocks Railway station is 850m away, and a train to the city takes 30 minutes. Marino Rocks beach and cafe is 1.2km away, and Kingston Park Coastal Reserve, beachfront cafe (with excellent fish and chips) is 1.6km away. All are in walking distance, or it is an easy drive. Other attractions and Brighton beach and jetty and cafes 3.5km away and Glenelg beach and Jetty Road. There are many good walking trails, including Marino Conservation park 1.4km away, and the Marino to Hallet Cove cliff top walkway.

To see 360 photos of the house and property search for Spyglass House on FB

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Ocean view
Sea view
Public or shared beach access
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
55" HDTV with Apple TV, Chromecast
Free washer – In unit
Free dryer – In unit

Where you’ll be

Marino, South Australia, Australia

7 nights in Marino

Oct 14, 2022 - Oct 21, 2022

5.0 out of 5 stars from 6 reviews

Hosted by Miranda

Joined in April 2012
  • 6 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I love folk music and travelling. I enjoy geocaching as a great way to find interesting places around the world. I am now retired, and previously worked as a librarian at Flinders University in Adelaide. I live nearby to my listing.

During your stay

I live 3km away but am available to help and answer queries.
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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