Easy going family of 4 looking for travellers and University Students who are looking for a host family in Melbourne. Dad is an IT Consultant, mum works in Community Services, 2 daughters 12 yo and 4 yo.
We have 2 Bedrooms open for a home stay or travellers. Please check our rates below as home stay program and travellers have different rates.
We offer two services:
1. Traditional Home Stay Program were we open our home to hosting an international student who is wanting to learn our culture and we share our own. Students will share their traditions, meals, and beliefs and in return we would like to take you to our local sights to learn about our Australian Culture. Minimum of stay is 4 weeks and payment upfront is required via bank transfer.
2. Travellers Home Stay Program, we open our home to travellers who are trying to sus out the country and universities that they may want to study in the future. We are happy to provide you information about Australian Culture and take you to Universities for enquiries, skill and interest matching. We are also prepared to take you to the local sights for your touring pleasure.
We can provide meals as per requested. We are situated 22 kms away from the Melbourne CBD where most major universities are situated - 20 mins by car, on peak hours it can take up to 45 mins drive.
The nearest bus stop is only 100 meters (service every 10mins) that can take you to the major Universities in the CBD. The nearest train station is the Laverton Train Station which is only 2km from us, the bus service doses directly to the station and it can take you to Flinders Street 20 mins via express train. Total commute time to major universities are from 20 mins to 1 hour.
We are a family with 2 children all English Speaking and would like to open our home to students/travellers so we can learn from each other's language and culture.
Airport Pick up $
Traditional Homestay Program (above 18yo) Private Room
3 Meals 7 days a week $350
Breakfast + Dinner only $335
No Meals $300
Traditional Homestay Program (above 18yo) Shared Room
3 Meals 7 days a week $320
Breakfast + Dinner only $305
No Meals $280
Weekly cover fees include
Meals as specified
Minimum 4 weeks
Travellers (above 18yo) Private Room
3 Meals a day $240
Breakfast + Dinner only a day $200
No Meals $180/day
Travellers (above 18yo) Shared Room
3 Meals a day $220
3 Meals day $220
No Meals $200/day
Daily cover fees include
Meals as specified
Minimum 1 week
No refund due to cancellation or change of mind. A refund can be applicable if your visa has been denied.