The Grainger

280 m²

property description

If you’re looking for a holiday home for group stays with a difference, one that’s jam packed full of heritage features and amazing character, The Grainger will tick all of your boxes. A truly magnificent property, it sleeps up to 16 people and offers original architectural features throughout the house that will take your breath away, from glorious Edwardian fireplaces to deep windows where you can sit and watch the world go by.

You’ll love staying at this home away from home with your friends and family around you, and the spacious and fully equipped kitchen means that staying in and cooking together will be a real treat. With high quality fittings and appliances and a huge dining table that seats 12, mealtimes at The Grainger will be enjoyed by all! If you want to make the most of the fabulous Melbourne weather, the private patio area even comes with a modern BBQ for al fresco cooking and dining.

With four luxurious bathrooms that mean you’ll never have to wait for a hot shower, and seven stylish and contemporary bedrooms over two floors, this grand property is popular with large groups of all ages who are looking for a break in one of Melbourne’s coolest neighbourhoods. Each bedroom showcases slightly different, but all equally stylish, décor and colour schemes, so make sure you’re first to pick your favourite! Almost all of the bedrooms have flat screen televisions with DVD players, so anyone who wants a quiet time to themselves away from the main house is fully catered for. If all you feel like doing at the end of a long day is relaxing, the sumptuous living areas with quirky décor and cosy features in The Grainger are all fully equipped for you to put your feet up and rest.

Area description

The Grainger is only a minutes’ walk from Melbourne’s best gastronomic areas, including Brunswick St and Lygon St. Whatever you do, don’t miss out on a visit to Alimentari, a popular deli and favourite spot with the locals. Children are welcome here, and the area boasts a number of excellent activities for little ones to enjoy, such as Melbourne Museum with its many exciting children’s exhibits and a fun children’s playground at the Carlton Gardens, which is just over the road from the property. There’s also an abundance of things to see and do for grown-ups, from eclectic fashion boutiques and quirky home interior shops, to great local bars and live music venues.

Home Truths

Ground floor:
Bedroom #1: 1 x King bed (OR 2x single bed)
(+ single sofa bed on request)
1 x Shared Bathroom (shower)

Bedroom #2: 1 x King bed (OR 2 x single bed)
(+ single sofa bed on request)
Bedroom #3: 1 x Double bed
Bedroom #4: 1 x Double bed
Bedroom #5: 1 x Double bed
Bedroom #6: 1 x Double bed
Bedroom #7: 2 x Single bed (bunk bed)
3 x Shared Bathroom (shower)

On-street parking
Pet Friendly
Family Friendly


  • Parking - on-street
  • Washing machine
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Bed linen provided
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Espresso machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Fan / extractor
  • Toaster
  • Water kettle
  • Kitchen utensils provided
  • Patio/deck/Terrace
  • Air-conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Children
  • Pets

Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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