Hodgson House


Hodgson Terrace, Richmond VIC 3121, Australia
  • 1-2 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms

A two-storey terrace in one of Melbourne's coolest suburbs

Property reviewed by Stephanie Mikkelsen

Many stays may claim to be your home away from home, but Hodgson House really is – and it’s because this two-storey terrace is actually someone’s home. Hodgson House’s owners move between here and their country property, Hazeldon House near Daylesford, so this Richmond pad isn’t your ordinary holiday rental. It’s filled with the owner’s art and collections, plus a smattering of personal touches.

Hodgson House works for a couple or single traveller. Downstairs is the main living space, with a lounge, dining room and kitchen. Wander out the French doors into a private courtyard; the perfect perch for reading the morning newspaper, nibbling on treats you’ve picked up from local cafés or enjoying a sundowner after a day spent exploring Melbourne. Head upstairs and you’ll find the generous, light-filled bedroom and the bathroom.

A garage has space for a car (there’s also a permit for on-street parking) but Hodgson House’s location makes it easy to leave the car at home. The house itself is tucked down a quiet street in Richmond, one of Melbourne’s most happening suburbs. Bridge Road is brimming with hip bars, restaurants and cafes, and is only a short walk away. Some of the city’s famous landmarks – Melbourne Cricket Ground, Yarra Trail and Royal Botanic Gardens – are within walking distance too. If you forget to pack your comfy shoes, just jump on a tram.


  • Courtyard
  • Outdoor dining
  • Barbecue
  • Bath
  • TV
  • DVD/Blu-ray player
  • iPod dock
  • Sound system
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Kitchen
  • Fridge
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Crockery/utensils
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Toiletries provided
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating

Perfect for...

  • Couples


Walking distance to cafes, shops and restaurants. Close to public transport connections. 18 minutes’ walk to Melbourne Cricket Ground. 8 minutes’ drive to Fitzroy Gardens 16 minutes’ drive to National Gallery of Victoria.

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Cancellation policy

All bookings made on Beautiful Accommodation are subject to a cancellation fee of 12.5% (of the total transaction value), in addition to the existing cancellation policy of the property:

46+ days prior to booking date: $100 administration fee .15-45 days prior to booking date: 50% of deposit. 8-14 days prior to booking date: 100% of deposit 0-13 days prior to booking date: No refund.

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As with standard Hotel/Motel practice we reserve the right to levy a fee up to the equivalent of our maximum nightly rate for accommodation left in an abnormally untidy and/or dirty state. This includes leaving unwashed dishes smoking inside and damage to property. Your security deposit will be refunded if all is in order. The use of Hodgson House is entirely at the user’s risk. The owners accept no responsibility for injury to persons or any loss or damage to their property during the use of the accommodation and facilities. Payment of the deposit constitutes unconditional agreement to these conditions and to our booking conditions. Cancellation and Refund Policy 46+ days prior to booking date: $100 administration fee 15-45 days prior to booking date: 50% of deposit 8-14 days prior to booking date: 100% of deposit 0-13 days prior to booking date: No refund

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