Welcome to Garasu Lodge!
We would like to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The following guidelines should give you an easy to follow introduction to lighting, TV, Wi-Fi, Radio, DVD and use of facilities.
Check-in: Please call us on 0403188154 or 155 on arrival so we can check you in and give you a short induction to the lodge.
Check-out: Please call us when you are ready to check out and finalise all transactions.
Lighting: Light switches are exactly opposite the entrance marked up on the wall.
Air-condition: the controllers are next to the air-conditioning units on the wall. Do not operate air-conditions unless all windows and doors are closed.
Fire Place: Subject to season. The caretaker will supply you with wood and give you an induction.
TV (Foxtel): use other control to change channels.
DVD: self explanatory
Wi-Fi: is available and lock-on code is to be advised on arrival.
Washing Machine: self explanatory.
Dryer: self explanatory.
Espresso Machine: Press button on top for power. Make sure the water container is filled. 3 buttons on front go on. Press bottom button first to cleanse and heat the cup. Insert the capsule under the leaver and press the middle (cappuccino) or top button (espresso).
Hot Water: The house is connected to solar hot water. In case the water is not hot enough. You find the override button in the cabinet under the stairs. Only short term override.
Spa: Please inform the caretaker well in advance when you want to use the spa. Depending on outside temperature, it may take a few hours to heat up.
Sauna: The caretaker will give you a brief induction. Children are not allowed in sauna. Depending on outside temperature, it may take a few hours to heat up.
BBQ: Contact caretaker if more wood is required.
Tennis: The tennis court has to be booked and is available from 8am to 8pm at a charge of $30.00 to be paid when required. All gear is available if needed.
Flood Lights: Please contact caretaker.
Breakfast: A basket breakfast can be provided but must be specially ordered with your room booking or 24 hour notice.
Parking: Free parking is available for 2 cars under cover. Garage space is available with special booking at an extra charge.
Entertaining: Due to noise factor tennis is restricted to 8pm and outdoor entertaining to 10pm.
Biocycle: Please be aware that all waste water is connected to a biocycle (domestic environmental waste water system). Please do not use harsh cleaning solutions such as bleach and/or any other strong chemicals. Do not flush personal hygiene products and wipes down the toilet as these are not bio degradable and will block the system.
CCTV: The property has 24 hr CCTV surveillance but we suggest you lock your cars, unless they are in the garage.
Pets: Garasu Lodge is pet friendly. We provide its own little bed. Please do not allow your dog to sleep in your bed or on any other furniture. Extra cleaning charges or repairs will be deducted from the Refundable Damage Deposit. Outside the house the dog must be kept on the lead.
Fly screens: Please keep fly screens closed at all times. We are in Queensland and you would not like unwelcome visitors inside the house.
Should you have problems with any of the above please contact us on 0403 188 155 or 154
Guest Comments: Please let us know how you enjoyed your stay and if in your opinion we could make improvements. The yellow guest book is on the shelf of the TV cabinet. A review via your booking site is also appreciated.
We wish you well and hope you come and see us again.