Moonee in Melbourne

Melbourne • Studio/Apartments • From $445/Night

At last! Melbourne apartment catering to all Mobility levels.

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  • Moonee Ponds
  • Studio/Apartments
  • 5 stars (self rated)
  • Arrival Time: 15:00
    Departure Time: 11:00
    Hours: 09:00 - 18:00

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Moonee in Melbourne - Accessible Accommodation

Moonee in Melbourne - Accessible Accommodation is located just 17-minute drive from the centre of Melbourne and a 17-minute drive from Melbourne Airport.  Ideally positioned for Short Term Accommodation (STA), Medium Term Accommodation (MTA), Respite and holidays.

The newly renovated, oversized apartment features three bedrooms, sleeping 6 guests comfortably. The main bedroom is three times the size of a standard bedroom, allowing for free movement for wheelchair users. It features TWO Electric King Single Hi Lo beds and a 75-inch TV with Netflix. This bedroom leads to an accessible ensuite with a roll-in shower with grab rails on two sides and a freestanding height-adjustable shower chair. A lowered, glide-under vanity and a standard toilet complemented with grab rails on either side complete the seamless accessible space. Furthermore, there is a lockable door and a choice to be interconnected with the rest of the apartment or have your own exit, kitchenette, dining space and accessible bathroom, giving you the benefits of self-contained convenience. This is ideal if you require carers but value your privacy.   Adjoining the main accessible bedroom space is the second bedroom with built-in robes and two comfy single beds. The third oversized bedroom features a queen bed and interconnecting ensuite to the main bathroom. Leading on from the bedrooms through an extra wide corridor, you arrive at the kitchen living and dining space. With two electric recliners, a sofa plus a huge 75-inch TV with Netflix, Foxtel as well as a PlayStation console, you won't want to leave! The dining table allows a wheelchair user to glide under and the kitchen has all the essentials placed in lower cupboards for the comfort of movement. Ramps to an outdoor and very private balcony with outdoor seating and a BBQ finish this spacious and welcoming accessible apartment. Throughout the apartment, there are timber floors, for ease of gliding for a wheelchair user. The laundry is complemented by a third toilet as well as a washer and dryer.  

Key accessible features

TWO Electric hi-lo Adjustable King Single Beds. Both can be put together for a couple. Each with single doona covers. Ideal for two wheelchair users. Brand and specs HERE
Two sets of collapsible bed rails
Roll in step-free shower
Two grab rails in the shower
Two grab rails in the toilet
Free standing height adjustable shower chair
Massive bedroom for the person with a disability, with separate and interconnected doors and a kitchenette and dining area
Timber flooring

Note: The accessible ensuite has a balcony but it is not accessible. The main balcony is fully accessible. There is a disabled car parking space as well as a standard parking space in the ground floor carport of the building. However, to access the apartment, you will need to exit the carpark and along the street path to the front entrance. There is no direct parking internally. There is also plenty of street parking in the block. Read about Leanne's visit to the property in her blog HERE

 

Activities In and Around Moonee in Melbourne - Accessible Accommodation

  • Ascot Vale Leisure Centre (3.5 km away) offers access to a fully equipped gym with Access for All Abilities classes which focuses on improving muscle strength, flexibility and balance. Also, there is a 25 metre, Warm Water and Program pool with an access ramp, Splash Park with beach entry, 8 accessible change rooms as well as 2 x aquatic wheelchairs are also available. Free entry for Carers. More info HERE
  • One block away: Queens Park Pool has grab rails to get into the pool. More info HERE. Queens Park has lovely paths around the lake and there is a cafe serving great coffee!
  • Moonee Valley Racecourse is 1 km away and has accessible parking and toilets as well as lifts. Call customer service 1300 843 825 for wheelchair hire. More info HERE
  • Melbourne Showgrounds is 4.6 km away and has extensive accessible amenities including a Changing Places facility. More info HERE
  • Flemington racecourse is 3.6 km away and offers a range of accessible facilities for those with limited mobility and special needs. More info HERE
  • ClockTower performing Arts Centre More info HERE
  • For information on Public Transport and accessibility, click HERE
  • 4.8 km to The Melbourne Zoo. Changing Places facility, wheelchair hire, an easy-to-follow path system, with access for people using wheelchairs. More info HERE

 

Not quite what you are after?

That’s ok, Explore our range of listings HERE. A range of holiday Accessible Accommodations around Australia. From holiday houses, retreats, cabins, houseboats, farm stays resorts, hotels, motels B&B’s and more. Be inspired by holiday ideas: Pet-Friendly Accessible Accommodation: CLICK HERE Holiday Accommodation options with Beach Wheelchair Hire nearby: CLICK HERE Holiday Accommodation options with Accessible Swimming Pools nearby: CLICK HERE

Please note: The booking page for all properties listed on Accessible Accommodation may list both accessible and non-accessible rooms. All accessible rooms are indicated in the room title. Accessible Accommodation bears no responsibility for the booking of an incorrect room type.

FAQs

What disability amenities are included?

Two x king single hi lo electric beds, TWO Electric hi-lo Adjustable King-Single Beds. Both can be put together for a couple. Each with single doona covers. Ideal for two wheelchair users. Shower chair Roll in step free shower. Two grab rails in the shower. Two grab rails in the toilet , Fixed grab rails, Free standing height adjustable shower chair

Is there a disabled parking spot on the property that is at least 2.4m wide?

No. Guests with disabilities disembark at the property entrance and there is a parking space (secure undercover) in the building that is not accessible.

Is the car parking space undercover (clearance height of at least 2.5 m)?

Yes, non-accessible secure undercover parking

Is there an accessible path from the car park to entry of accommodation?

Yes

The pathway to the front door is accessible- wide (greater than 80 cm) and step free?

Yes

Is there step free access to the rooms?

Yes

What is the door width to the property entrance (at least 80 cm)?

91 cm

What is the door width to the accessible bedroom (at least 80 cm)?

91 cm

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Cancellation policy

Booking Conditions and Cancellations: All reservations require full payment or payment confirmation from a plan manager at the time of booking. Bookings become non-refundable 90 days from check in although they are transferrable to alternative dates at the same property. New dates booked must be of equal or higher monetary value. For changes made to bookings within 7 days of check in a cancellation fee of 100% of the booking cost will be charged. We do not offer refunds or reschedule bookings due to weather events, traffic delays or natural disasters. You are encouraged to take out travel insurance to cover such events. No refunds will be given for late arrivals, early departures or unused days of your holiday rental period. Any changes or cancellations must be made via email to bookings@theaccessiblegroup.com Damages & Repairs: You will be charged at cost to repair or replace items if there is malicious, deliberate, or negligent damage to the property. You become financially responsible for any and all damage and loss to the property and its contents from the date and time you check in, to the date and time you check out. To avoid blame, you are required to immediately notify us if anything is amiss when you arrive at the property. Cleaning: The house will be cleaned prior to your arrival. Please keep it clean and leave it how you found it including furniture placement, if excessive cleaning is required over and above a standard clean upon your departure, you will be charged the cost. Smoking: No smoking inside the property under any circumstances If you need to smoke, please do so away from the property doors to ensure that the smoke does not enter. If evidence of smoking inside the property is detected, you will be charged for steam cleaning of rugs, lounge suites and furniture, laundering of all soft furnishing and linen, plus replacement of linen where necessary. No Party Policy: We have a strict ‘no party’ policy. Only the guests staying at the property are pe

4/169 Pascoe Vale Road Moonee Ponds VIC 3039
5 stars (self rated)
Arrival Time: 15:00
Departure Time: 11:00
Hours: 09:00 - 18:00

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