Allora House Kalgoorlie

Immerse yourself in the Kalgoorlie of old! In the delightful and iconic 1890’s heritage listed Allora House. ‘Allora’ means ‘affection’ in Italian and was aptly named by JD Connolly. James Daniel built Allora. James Daniel gave Allora House as an engagement present to his wife. How lucky was she!

Allora is quiet, relaxing and homely, a peaceful oasis for both travellers and business professionals.

Allora House has been beautifully renovated in keeping with the style and heritage of the era. Enjoy our old world charm with modern flat screen TVs and air conditioning.

Allora House has three secure queen rooms sharing a well-appointed lounge, bathroom and kitchenette. The guest’s area looks out to a relaxing garden and is easily accessed from the car parking.

Allora House is only two blocks from the main street, a block from the train station and a short walk to most attractions.

To avoid disappointment and missing out, confirm your booking today. If you would like to book this space exclusively for your own use, please phone to organise.

For bookings, contact (08) 9021 1966.

Description

Our unique Guest House is heritage listed and has been lovingly restored to showcase the magnificent high ceilings, leadlights, polished floor boards – as well as the modern bathroom, kitchen and air conditioning for guests to enjoy! Allora is the Italian word for affection and fittingly named when the house was built by JD Connolly and offered as a gift from the owner to his future wife as an engagement present. Allora house was built between 1897 and 1940. The guest enjoy the fully renovated 1940s area of 3 queen size bedrooms all connected to the shared lounge and dining room. The kitchenette and bathroom also can be accessed from the shared space. We have restored to area with handmade jarrah doors, high ceilings, antique furniture from the period 1900 to 1940s styles. Please note Allora house does not provide breakfast, though there is a well equipped kitchenette and a supermarket a block away from us. The kitchenette is modern and well appointed, with microwave, sink, kettle, toaster, iron, ironing board, cutlery, crockery, full size fridge, cutting board, cupboard storage for your groceries, knives, bottle opener, salad bowl, etc to enjoy making your meals and your stay. Each bedroom has a flat screen TV, reverse cycle air conditioning and modern ensemble bed to accompany restored furniture sympathetic to the period of the house. We have been fortunate, sourcing furniture that spent its life in the Goldfields. our linen is Australian made a sustainably produced. Our lounge/dining area has a chaise lounge, lounge suite, full size TV and sound system, coffee table, and a dining table with 4 chairs. The lounge/dining area overlooks the garden, we have a wide veranda opening onto a sheltered garden. We have heritage plants, seasonal herbs and vegetables to enjoy as a backdrop. Lovely to watch the changes of season within the garden. Relaxing in antique folding chairs and garden benches. Making your visit more comfortable we have free wifi, maps of our area and tourism information. We enjoy greeting our guests, sharing information on the heritage, good food, fun things to do and information our wider region. If you would like to book all 3 bedrooms, please book all rooms, or alternately make contact to see if it is possible. Located 2 blocks from the main street, 1 block from the railway station, over the road from restaurants and others a short walk. We are a quiet place to while away the hours and enjoy an immersion into history. We have renovated back to the original feel of the house and era. We like showing off the depth and diversity of our rich heritage and our region.

Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Airer
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Groups Welcome
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Pets by Arrangement
  • Television
  • Barbeque
  • Communal Bathroom
  • Courtesy Transfer
  • Internet Access Available
  • Library
  • Private Television
  • TV Lounge Area
  • Carpark
  • Communal Fridge
  • DVD Player
  • Iron/ Ironing Board
  • Linen Provided
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Verandah

Directions

Located at 72 Dugan Street, Kalgoorlie

GPS: Lat -30.742063749698 Long 121.46809861812

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Room 1 (Queen Bed)

Room Configuration: 1 bedroom with lounge and interconnection
Max Guests: 2

This room comprises of a queen bed, reverse cycle air conditioning/heating, flat-screen TV, WiFi and wardrobe hanging space. Guests can also access and utilise the shared laundry and kitchenette, shared dining area and lounge area, as well as the BBQ/outdoor garden entertainment areas. Pet friendly - conditions apply.

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Room 2 (Queen Bed)

Room Configuration: 1 bedroom with lounge and interconnection
Max Guests: 2

This room comprises of a double bed, reverse cycle air conditioning/heating, flat-screen TV, WiFi and wardrobe hanging space. Guests can also access and utilise the shared laundry and kitchenette, shared dining area and lounge area, as well as the BBQ/outdoor garden entertainment areas. Pet friendly - conditions apply.

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Room 3 (Queen Bed)

Room Configuration: 1 bedroom with lounge and interconnection
Max Guests: 2

This room comprises of a queen bed, reverse cycle air conditioning/heating, flat-screen TV, WiFi and wardrobe hanging space. Guests can also access and utilise the shared laundry and kitchenette, shared dining area and lounge area, as well as the BBQ/outdoor garden entertainment areas. Pet friendly - conditions apply.

Cancellation Policy

24 hours notice on cancellations.

Arrival Time: 1400

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Departure Time: 1000

Hours: Open seven days a week.