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Pembroke on the Park Cottage - Home Away From Home

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3 bedrooms, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds
20-inch TV with digital channels

Overview of Pembroke on the Park Cottage - Home Away From Home

Entire home

Pembroke on the Park Cottage - Home Away From Home

3 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

3 bedrooms1 bathroom

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
Pembroke Street, Carina, QLD, 4152

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWestfield Carindale4 min drive
  • Popular LocationGreenslopes Private Hospital8 min drive
  • AirportBrisbane, QLD (BNE)17 min drive
  • Popular LocationLone Pine Koala Sanctuary22 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
72 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 Single Bed
Bedroom 2
    1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 3
    1 Queen Bed

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Pembroke on the Park Cottage - Home Away From Home

Family-friendly Brisbane holiday home in Carina, near Westfield Carindale
## Space

We know how difficult it is finding suitable affordable accommodation when traveling with a family. We have travelled the globe and appreciate it when we can find low cost, clean and comfortable accommodation. We love living in Carina in Brisbane and are delighted to be able to make it available to other family travelers. Pembroke On The Park is like a country farm house close to the city. It has a relaxed magic that you have to experience to understand. As it is an older style house, you can easily relax and chill or stroll around the corner and fill your day with everything a city has to offer. The house is very homely so you can enjoy your stay without having to worry too much. It is a discounted rate as the house is an older style character home and some updates are required.
The house is self contained, clean, familiar and comfortable. It has 3 bedrooms with a fully equipped kitchen, dining area, spacious lounge, bathroom with shower and a European laundry with a new top loader washing machine and dryer and ironing facilities all for your convenience.

The lounge and 1 bedroom have reverse cycle air-conditioners and fans in all rooms. It has a full kitchen with everything you will need for your stay. It has two queen beds and two singles. We think 5 people could stay comfortably. Bed linen is included! It is well located, central to everything, in the popular inner city suburb of Carina.

There is a lovely large private back yard with a great outlook. It has a kids timber cubby house (The Mulberry Club) with a few fruit trees growing nearby. Enjoy the bird life.

There is easy access through the back yard gate to the park that contains, free tennis courts, kids playground and bike track, basket ball and netball court and cricket nets and a huge (website hidden) lined open field and a City Council library, all within a short walking distance from the back yard. The local pool and upgraded gym is just around the corner.

The location is within a 10 km drive to the Brisbane CBD, the world famous Wolloongabba Stadium and beautiful Southbank with it's parkland's and museums. Also one of Brisbane's largest shopping centres, poplar Westfield Carindale is walking distance away (1km). It has the Glass House with great restaurants open every night. Carina League's Club is also around the corner with nightly entertainment, meals etc. Public transport to the city is easy with buses leaving from both Old Cleveland Road and Stanley Road every few minutes. Story Bridge is within 9 km.

Nightly rate includes bed linen and towels. Long term stays can bring their own for a discounted stay.

Older style home
Comfortably furnished on the inside

- Professionally cleaned before each guest
- Hotel-quality high thread-count bed linen and towels
- Spare linen just in case
- Easy check-in via lockbox
- Fully-equipped kitchen
- Washer (new) & dryer
- Air-conditioning in lounge and main bedroom (new in main bedroom.
- Wifi
- Balcony & back yard that backs onto a park

Living room:

- Standard, fully-equipped kitchen
- Fridge/freezer
- Oven
- Stove
- Microwave
- Dishwasher
- Plates and cutlery

ROOM 1: Queen bed
ROOM 2: Queen bed
ROOM 3: Single beds x 2 (there is a crib permanently set up)

BATHROOM: Separate bathroom with shower

## Access

You have full access to the entire property.

## Interaction

The best way to stay in touch is via Airbnb. My support team will be happy to answer all your questions before and during your stay.

## Neighborhood

Carina is a suburb of Brisbane, located 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) east of the CBD, and borders Carindale, Carina Heights, Cannon Hill and Camp Hill.

Carina is a mostly residential suburb. The Clem Jones Centre (a large sporting complex) is located in Zahel street, and a Brisbane City Council bus depot is situated on Creek Road Carina. The suburb is home to the Carina Tigers Rugby League Football Club.

The house is homely and relaxed, located on a large open park. The park, has kids play areas, free tennis courts, free netball and basketball courts, free cricket nets and a quaint local library. Down the road there is a gym with 3 large pools suited for the family or sports person. A 2 kilometre drive to the popular Carindale Shopping Centre. A pleasant walk to Old Cleveland Rood boasts coffee shops and restaurants.

## Transit

Buses are close by. A short walk in either direction will take you to a bus to get into Brisbane city or to the Carindale Shopping Centre. A Taxi or Uber to the CBD or Airport can cost from approx. $30.

Summary of things you can do;
Enjoy the big park and all the facilities in it.
Short drive to Brisbane CBD, hire a City Cycle bike and ride along the Brisbane river.
Short drive to Portside cafe's and DFO
Short drive to the new Coorpaoo Square with the Dendy Cinemas and eateries.
Have breakfast, shop, catch a movie at Carindale Shopping Center
Watch the footy or a concert at the Wooloongabba Stadium
Kids can play in the park or enjoy the cubby in lovely garden
Go shopping at Carindale Shopping Centre
Enjoy a return day trip to the Gold Coast or Sunshine Coast
A 15 to 20 minute drive to Manly Wynnum Promenade on the bay

## Notes

The house is fully furnished, self contained, guests have access to the entire house and the private backyard, you do not share the house with anyone. It is yours to enjoy on your own. It has everything you would need to live comfortably.

There are lots of facilities for adults and kids. There are kids play areas in the park, a local library, large basketball and netball courts, crickets nets and free tennis court facilities all within short walking distance out the gate leading from the back yard. There are several public pools and a gym close by too within a short walking distance to the Clem Jones Sports Center.

Air-conditioned accommodation at this holiday home offers washers/dryers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies. A pillow menu is available. Accommodation at this 3-star property has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Televisions come with digital channels.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Street parking available

Family friendly

  • Children stay free
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Children's toys
  • Children's books
  • High chair
  • Children's dinnerware
  • Children's games
  • Changing table


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Pillow menu


  • 1 bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Towels provided


  • 20-inch TV with digital service

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Garden


  • Washing machine and dryer

Work spaces

  • Laptop workspace


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • No lifts
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 25


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests will receive lockbox information
Guests will be asked to provide a copy of their government-issued photo I.D. after booking.
This property charges a damage deposit payable by credit card via a secure link, due within 24 hours after booking. Advance payment of the damage deposit is required to check in.

Access methods

Lockbox, private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

    A mandatory cleaning fee is included in this property's rental rate; it will be displayed at the time of booking. Deposit is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

Pembroke On The Park Away From
Homely Pembroke On The Park Cottage
Pembroke on the Park Cottage - Home Away From Home Carina

About this area


This holiday home is located in Brisbane. Howard Smith Wharves and Eagle Street Pier are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Westfield Carindale and Queen Street Mall. Travelling with kids? Make time for South Bank Parklands, or head to an event or a match at Suncorp Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Westfield Carindale - 4 min drive
  • Greenslopes Private Hospital - 8 min drive
  • The Gabba - 8 min drive
  • Princess Alexandra Hospital - 9 min drive
  • Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary - 22 min drive

Getting around

  • Brisbane Cannon Hill Station - 6 min drive
  • Brisbane Airport (BNE) - 17 min drive


  • Cumin Courtyard - 8 min walk
  • Giovanni's Woodfire & Kitchen - 14 min walk
  • Backstreet Espresso - 14 min walk
  • Joy-ann Chinese Restaurant - 14 min walk
  • Carina Leagues Club - 17 min walk

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4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Mixed review.
I haves mixed review. When we first arrived, we noticed the yard was messy with leaves and was a bit overgrown. It looked unkept. When we came inside, it was clean and homey. Our beds were very comfortable, but the comforters seemed slightly stained. But the sheets were nice and white. The shower has a missing door and the water from the shower went everywhere. The bathroom needed a paint, the door was very old and paint chipping. The kitchen had everything we needed to cook, plus more. The outdoor patio was very comfortable, but needed some renovating as well. The entertainment center had many movies to watch, but was very dusty and inside an old cabinet. The dryer worked, but had to use a stick to keep it shut to work. Overall I give this place a 7. Very comfortable and homey, but needs a lot of renovation.
Stayed 6 nights in Sep 2021