Articles in the CFA Category

Nice job Laurie!

Posted on 27 Sep 2013 | No Comments

When we work really hard to be our best, it is always nice to get a word of praise. Thank you so much to Kris Prokopowicz who sent us the following message: “Laurie, your attitude and your drive have taken you where you are and it is so very inspiring to see you grow and achieve the unachievable. WELL DONE!”
Thanks so much Kris¬† ūüôā

A well oiled machine…

Posted on 25 Sep 2013 | No Comments

The Canberra Furnished Accommodation team is going flat strap overhauling every system we have to make it as customer service friendly and efficient as possible. Even though the office, customer service and housekeeping areas already have systems which would make most SME’s green with envy, our focus on excellence keeps us working hard for constant improvement.
So why isn’t Laurie McDonald satisfied with a business which has already received multiple awards? Why not ‘set and forget’? Great question!

The McDonald family have a strong connection to elements of Japanese culture – in …

Are you our new Receptionist?

Posted on 16 Mar 2013 | No Comments

We are looking for a new receptionist to join our team.¬† We’d love to hear from you if you would like to work with us.¬† Please follow the link below to our ad on Seek.

Canberra Furnished Accommodation on Facebook

Posted on 15 Aug 2010 | No Comments

We have a Facebook Page!
Check us out when you are next logged in, or click that you like us or click on our Like Badge on the left of our Home Page.

Executive Accommodation Package Wrapt in Winter

Posted on 5 Jun 2010 | No Comments

Wrapt in Winter
2 Nights Accommodation | Gourmet Hot Chocolate | Local Red Wine | Turkish Delight
$395 inclusive, Book Now
Add a little indulgence to your next business trip, or whisk your partner away for a romantic short break.
Our Wrapt in Winter¬†accommodation package includes 2 nights accommodation and a gourmet welcome hamper with treats to enjoy in the comfort of your warm and spacious 1 bedroom executive apartment.¬† The hamper includes a bottle of sumptuous red wine from¬† Mt Majura vineyard and¬†gourmet hot chocolate, both of which pair remarkably well with¬†¬†the delicate flavours of our …

Canberra Accommodation with the comforts of home

Posted on 6 May 2010 | No Comments

May 2010 –¬†Canberra Weekly magazine wrote about us in their Local Business Series

Government Placements, Corporate Contracts, Defence Postings

Posted on 22 Dec 2009 | No Comments

Don’t leave it too late !
If your coming to Canberra for work next year I want to encourage you to make your accommodation arrangements now.
The general habit is to relax into the Christmas and New Year break and start getting organised the first week of January.¬† My experience is that by the second week of January¬†all the great accommodation has been taken and the late organisers are left with very slim pickings indeed.¬† I have spoken to people in February who have spent 3-4 weeks living in hotels at nightly …

Masterpieces of Paris Accommodation Package

Posted on 13 Dec 2009 | No Comments

Canberra Furnished Accommodation are offering an ‘Prides of Paris Accommodation Package’ to celebrate Paris’ finest masterpieces being hosted at the National Gallery of Australia from December 2009 to April 2010.¬†
With artworks on display from the likes of Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne and more, this event is not to be missed.  So if your seeking an escape to stylish, spacious and private accommodation with a once in a lifetime experience attached then you need to look no further.
The package includes 2 nights in¬†fully equipped 1 bedroom executive apartment, 2 tickets to the¬†Masterpeices …

Online Bookings Now Available

Posted on 6 Oct 2009 | No Comments

Your Canberra Furnished Accommodation can now be booked online! 
With just a few clicks of the mouse you can confirm up to the minute availability of your chosen property and make your booking, at any time of the day or night.¬† You can even book one of our generous continental breakfast hampers so you don’t have to shop on your way home.
Next time you need nightly accommodation in Canberra, please come straight to our website to book your ‘home away from home’.
Look forward to seeing you soon,

About the Managing Director

Posted on 18 Aug 2009 | No Comments

Laurie McDonald is the Managing Director of Canberra Furnished Accommodation, and the ACT 2009 Business Woman of the Year
I’ve experienced being away from home for work, being between homes and not able to live at home for a little while – it can be stressful.¬† With this in mind, I have set out to create a nicer experience for you by creating a ‘home away from home’ in every single one of our 37 properties.¬† Because having to be away from home shouldn’t be an experience where you give up your¬†comfort …