Tasmania is an island located off the south coast of Australia. The island has beautiful wilderness areas with protected reserves and parks. Explore the beaches, forests, and hillsides to experience true nature in the raw. While on the island, visit the Port Arthur Historic Site, a former prison dating back to the 19th century and now a fascinating museum.
Head to the capital – Hobart – a city filled with history, art museums, and boutiques. The Museum of Old and New Art is a fascinating visit and is located within the Moorilla winery, giving a chance to view art and then enjoy relaxing at the wine bar. On Saturday, go looking for a bargain at the Salamanca Market where clothing, art, food, and timber items are on sale. Animal lovers will enjoy Zoodoo Wildlife Park, a small zoo with a variety of animals and birds.
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This beautiful, light-filled room is part of a private residence but offers its own exclusive entrance. The room offered a queen bed and private bathroom, with access to a fully equipped kitchen. The property is located at the foot of Mount Wellington with beautiful mountain views and sunrises and is surrounded by organic vegetable and flower gardens, while only 10 minutes’ drive to the South Hobart CBD. Organic coffee and herbal teas are provided to guests.
Magical Mountain NestSouth Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewswe enjoyed the hot shower and good internet connection alsoit was lovely to wake to sunrise views over hobart from bedmieke warmed up our rooms with the heater when we left which was very thoughtfulwith just enough room for two we had a pleasant stay with all of the amenities we requiredbeautiful views cosy as and a very comfy bedperfect location very clean place and fast communicationthe studio apartment was very clean and mieke and her family are very sweetsmall and quirky clean and cosy with gorgeous view in quiet location close to many walksit was an enjoyable stay clean with a full kitchen sufficient for basic mealsthe home was clean and cozy with everything we needed for the 2 nights
Host:mieke was a great hostmieke is a great hostmieke is a really friendly hostmieke was a great host and the property is lovelymieke was a wonderful host and very quick to respondRead more reviewsgreat location away from the citya perfect place to get away and yet still so close to everythinga lovely place away from the hustle and bustle of city lifewe loved this home a true break yet so close to the citymieke's place was in a perfect location so quiet and beautiful
Located in Lilydale, this recycled shipping container has been renovated into a luxury accommodation using local materials. The property has a spacious living and dining area and one bedroom with king bed, comfortably furnished with quality French flax linen. A well equipped kitchen is provided, as well as TV, movies, iPod, art supplies, games, and books. An outdoor bath allows bathing under the stars. Guests receive an organic breakfast hamper, as well as a mini bar with pre-packed meals and Tassie wines.
"the container" - eco-luxe-recycledLilydale, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsa heavenly bed with views of the rolling hills to top off the beautiful experienceall the amenities were lovely from the breakfast provisions and well-appointed kitchen to the hidden showerspectacular views delicious breakfast a cosy fire and the most delightful bath under the stars we’ll be backthe interior is homely comfortable and well thought outthe organic breakfast provided was delicious not forgetting the view is spectacularvery clean and would recommend anyone to staythe place is clean and comfortablethe view from the bed was incredible and everything was very clean and well equipped
Host:the container has the kind of warmth you feel at homesusie and gordon as hosts are so thoughtfullovely hosts i will be recommending to anyone travelling to tasmaniaRead more reviewsamazing place in an amazing locationamazing location incredible space and fantastic hospitalitythe location is amazing and the space is so cosy and thoughtfully createdgreat stay such a unique placethis place is heaven on earth beautiful location and the bath tub under the stars is a must
This comfortable designer beach house is located in the quiet coastal village of Falmouth. The property offers ocean and sunset views. Depending on the time of year, humpback and southern right whales are often seen from the deck. The house has an open plan living and dining space, large decks and a well-equipped gourmet kitchen with quality appliances. There are two bedrooms and a bathroom, as well as an outdoor shower. The kitchen’s pantry has all the basic needs for cooking.
Sheoaks Beach House- East Coast TasFalmouth, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsgreat kitchen great fireplace and great viewloads of light and great views amazing kitchen and the outdoor shower is just gorgeousclean comfortable and it was a delight to see the stars-filled sky from the houseperfectly stocked kitchen and outside furniture to relax oneverything you need with an amazing kitchen the space is just fantastic and their styling is on pointeverything was very clean and tidya very clean and relaxing place to staythe space was comfortable impeccably clean and stylishthe house is well appointed very clean and has everything you needthe place was super clean has amazing facilities including indoor and outdoor fire and a brilliant kitchen
Host:the milky way is fantastic the host is really kind and helpfulbob and sarah were very gracious hosts with lots of local infosarah and bob are the ultimate hosts and were always super quick to respond to any questionsbob and sarah were wonderful hosts we can’t wait to go backvery thoughtful hosts – will returnRead more reviewsgreat location and stylish houseeasy walk to beachshort walk to the rocky sea front and loverly walka truly unique place with a great locationamazing house in a lovely quiet little location
Located in West Hobart, a short walk from the city centre and 20 minutes’ walk away from the waterfront, this quirky studio has been designed with recycled materials in the former garage of the owner’s home. There is a loft space with queen bed and a window with a view. The kitchenette comes equipped with hotplates, a fridge, and coffee maker, as well as all necessary conveniences. The bathroom offers a shower and there is also an outdoor bath on the deck.
Funky Central Loft StudioWest Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewswe love the idea about the attic bed roomthe space is bigger than i expected and has everything you need for a comfortable staywhat they have done with the space is very cool and it is super comfortablecreative decor comfortable accommodationthe bed in the loft was outstanding and so cosyvery clean and welcomingthe studio is just as described sparkling clean and everything essential was provided (towels toilet paper soap etcgreat place really clean cozy loft well locatedthe place is eclectic and fun clean cosy and in a brilliant locationthe studio was clean tidy and so convenient in location (we always walked in to the city)
Host:owner communicated very wellour host rebecca was super quick to reply to any questions and the whole process was seamlessgood hosts who are sensitive to your privacy but friendly and communicativegreat accommodating hosts; we definitely recommend rebecca’s airbnbthanks for being such a great host becRead more reviewsgood location close to the cbdthe location is excellent quiet yet within walking distance to downtowngreat cafes close byabout a 15-20 minute walk from salamanca so pretty centralcute loft in a very convenient location 15minutes walk downtown and salamanca market
The house is located in Swansea, close to all the attractions of the East Coast and a one minute walk away from the beach. There is a spacious living area and equipped kitchen with coffee maker. There are two bedrooms, one with queen bed and the second with two single beds. The child-safe enclosed deck overlooks the bay. There are beautiful bay views and the area is quiet, perfect for walks on the beach, fishing, golf, swimming, and snorkeling. A barbecue is available on-site.
Great Oyster Bay and Hazards ViewsSwansea, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsvery spacious and comfortable with incredible views out across the bayalison & rod provide everything plus the kitchen sink great touring advice meant we managed some whale watchingthe place was very comfortable and the kitchen was well-stocked with lots of condiments and equipmentthe home is very comfortable and has good views over the baycheck in was easy and the space itself was comfortable and allowed us to enjoy our visitneat and clean place to staythe place itself was very clean & had nice small touchesalison and rod hose is clean and comfortablethe whole place was very cleanthe living place is clean and comfortable
Host:host were very helpfulhost knowledgeable about area and very helpfulalison was a fantastic hostlovely friendly hosts with lots of local knowledge and suggestionsalison is a wonderful host; very courteous and approachableRead more reviewsgreat place in a great locationlocation wise it's a short drive to the grocer and town centrecomfortable to great location to access wineglass bay and other attractions in the areathe location of the house is close to the tourist attractions supermarkets and restaurantsperfectly quiet street metres from a beach walk to town centre
This architect designed house in Dolphin Sands is a romantic getaway with beautiful views of Tasmania’s east coast. The house offers a living area with fireplace and a record collection. The well-equipped kitchen has all necessary appliances. There is one bedroom and a bathroom with large shower area. The beach is close by and is relatively quiet.
Cosy Winter post CV19 Getaway @ the LighthouseDolphin Sands, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewswe loved having the wood heater burning at night and watching the wallabies by sunrise in the morningonly ten minutes from town where there was good wifi availablesuper clean stylish and cosythe house is spotless and beautifully designedclean comfortable with everything you need at hand for a great stayvery well maintained house and the interior is sleek clean and beautiful
Host:mick and lisa were excellent hosts respecting our privacy but ready to answer any questions we hadhost was very responsive to our queriesmick & lisa were perfect hostsmick & lisa were perfect hosts very flexible and responsivemick and lisa are lovely hosts and i would definitely stay here againRead more reviewsplus the beach is so close to enjoythe house is in an amazing locationcant think of a more breathtaking location to stayan amazing property in a beautiful locationperfect location and view
This Hobart apartment is the perfect escape and is quiet and sunny. It has a spacious living area and kitchen with basic equipment and grocery needs. The bedroom has a queen bed with an optional additional single bed, plus there is a queen sofa bed in the living area. The property has a patio with BBQ overlooking a view. All breakfast ingredients are supplied to guests.
Sunfilled retreat on rivuletHobart, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable warm and has beautiful views down and across the rivuletwell-equipped kitchen with proper kit to cook with and a good amount of spaceit was so comfortable and the lush green views were exactly what we neededsuper comfortable bed and lovely walking tracks nearby were a highlightwe had a great stay at danielle’s place the fire and electric blankets kept us cozyclean and breakfast providedits clean comfortable and the area is quietthe house is lovely clean and on good locationit's clean comfortable and peaceful with everything you need - we haven't slept so well for yearsthe apartment has a comfortable retro feel and is spotlessly clean
Host:the host her hospitality was greatthe host was friendly and made us feel welcomewonderful spot the loveliest hostbeautiful place and great hostshe was a wonderful host and the guesthouse has everything you need for a great stayRead more reviewsbeautiful location and so close to the citygood location only 5 minute drive from hobart citybeautiful place very convinient locationclose to town so easy to get to but v quiet and so close to the bushthe location was perfect for exploring hobart
Enjoy your holiday at a sweet hideaway by booking this private and romantic cottage, ideal for couples. But, if solo travelers want to enjoy freedom and privacy away from the hustle and bustle of the city, they are welcome, as well.
The cottage features one bedroom and one bathroom, along with an equipped kitchen and wireless internet. Sit around the cozy fireplace accompanied by flickering candles for a romantic night. In the morning, take a walk around the farm and meet the friendly animals that include horses, ducks, and geese. Upon arrival, you will also be presented with a delicious breakfast basket that offers cornflakes, marmalade, jam, fruitcake, and more.
The Hide at Full GallopFarmAllens Rivulet, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsnice place and good view from the roomgreat place to stay with beautiful views and spacious roomlovely views of trees and animals from all windows and even the bedwe enjoyed the wood heater while just chilling outloved watching the sunrise from bed and warming up with the log fire at nightit was cozy pretty clean and welcomingclean welcoming fire lit beautiful animals gorgeous cabin very cozy and romantic
Host:highly recommend this hostlovely host and friendliest animalslesley is a wonderful host thanks again so much :)lesley is also a very responsive and friendly hostlesley is a fantastic host and very welcomingRead more reviewsclose to major towns but far enough away for peace and quietgreat rural location while still being close to the city of hobartlocation was great between hobart and huonvillea beautiful hidden gem in a perfect locationgreat little place to stay and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life
Unwind at this cozy cottage that is located only a few steps away from the beach. Marvel at the views of the beach any time you want because it will never bore you. The cottage comes with two bedrooms and one bathroom and can accommodate up to six people, so bring some of the people you love to travel with you. Other facilities offered here include a lounge area that comes with a large TV and a recliner chair, heating, hot water, and household essentials.
On the Beach Cottage on the edge of the sandHeybridge, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe cottage was absolutely amazing great views comfortable layout and a beautiful deckawesome place magnificent sea view and well equipped kitchenvery well equipped kitchen and decent wi-fi toothe house is warm and comfortable with all amenities you could wish forgreat view great facilities lovely hostsvery clean and tidy with all essentialsthe cottage is clean and cosythe house was spotless and extremely welcominga really comfortable space with clean rooms and nice special touchesthe house was impeccably clean with very comfortable beds
Host:the hosts are lovely tooross and janice are great hostsross is kind and helpfulthe host are warm and welcoming yet giving us privacyhosts are very friendlyRead more reviewslocation even better than expectedgreat location right on the rocks and beachgreat location excellent hosts and central to most major attractions- location suited us as it is easy access to highwaysthis is a great location to explore the area
Couples traveling to Tasmania can get themselves a more authentic homestay experience over another hotel at Todd’s home. Just 500 meters (1640.42 feet) to a 3 km (1.86 meters) trail to the foreshore of Bruny beach, and a mere 5-minute drive to the town’s winery. This gorgeous modern midcentury is a spacious home for two guests complete with a stunning view and a hot tub to complete the R&R session. This spacious property has a garden and patio to the path overlooking the stunning view. Amenities include airconditioning, a full kitchen with basic and updated electrical cookware, as well as free parking on the premises. Indeed, a must-go-to when in Alonnah and want to stay away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Couples getaway on Bruny islandAlonnah, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsgreat kitchen and cooking amenitiesthe view was stunning and the place was both stylish and incredibly comfortableshower bath and view are amazingcomfy bed and amazing thoughtful amenitieshighway recommend this fantastic accommodation with modern facilities and an amazing viewvery clean property with great ocean viewstodd's house is very clean and comfortablepeaceful warm incredibly clean and welcominga beautiful clean well equipped homeeverything was new and clean
Host:todd is a great hosttodd was very helpful and accommodating to our needshost is great as well: responds quick and gives advice on what to do around the house (elovely place todd is super helpful and gives a lot of helpful travel tips about the areahe was very communicative which made the whole process easy and straightforwardRead more reviewsbeautiful place in great locationbeautiful stay great location highly recommendedtruly is a fantastic location and a great housegreat place to stay in a great locationthe location was also perfect to explore bruny
This comfortable cottage in a rural setting is a short drive away from Sheffield. This cozy cottage can accommodate up to five people and it is only an hour’s drive to the Cradle Mountain. This beautiful rental has a bedroom with a comfortable king bed, a single bed and a cot. A couple of sofa beds are also available in the common spaces that can comfortably sleep another two guests. Those traveling with kids will also find a travel cot, high chair and children’s tableware at this property.
Cottage in the PinesPromised Land, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewswe were welcomed by a warm heater and lovely musicwe were greeted with music and the heater on which was such a thoughtful touchloved the music and warmth that filled the room as soon as we walked inmy favourite b&b great breakfast fireplace heated mattressbeds were comfy and a huge selection of pillowsit was clean and cosythe place was clean and cosybirralee's place is clean and warmthe house is quite spacious warm and very cleanwe had a lovely stay very clean and cosy in the cold weather
Host:thank you birralee for your kind hospitalitysuch a lovely home and birralee was a great hostbirralee and micheal are super hostthe hosts are nice people and will make you feel at homebirralee is a great host that quickly responded to our messagesRead more reviewsvery cosy and a great locationa beautiful house and location and everything you could needgreat location to spot wild wallabies and possums and a beautiful sunriseit was really a nice place to stay very cozy away from the hustle and bustle of the citywhat a beautiful place
This luxury villa in Falmouth offers mesmerizing panoramic views of the oceanfront. This ultimate retreat for couples with contemporary interiors has a very comfortable king bed, a huge walk-in shower and a sitting area with comfy couches. The kitchen is equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, and a coffee machine. Free car parking space is available to guests traveling by car. A flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi are also available to keep you entertained indoors.
LUXURY OCEANFRONT VILLA btw Bay of Fires&WineglassFalmouth, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsstunning views and extremely comfortablesuper comfortable beautiful viewwhat a view to wake up to watching the sunrise from bed was simply stunningthis villa was so comfortable and beautiful and has stunning views of the oceanprivate comfortable and views were incredible will be staying againpristinely clean well appointed stylish villathe place was clean and it was perfect for a getawaythe rental is very clean and host very accommodatingthe villa and spa hut were incredibly clean with breathtaking viewsimmaculately clean very private and with attention to detail we thoroughly enjoyed our stay
Host:the host was incredibly accommodating fast to respond and helpfulrita is a fabulous hostrita is wonderfully communicative and full of handy hintswhat an amazing place to stay 5 star all the way and fantastic hostsperfect for some relaxed time away and rita and her team were great hostsRead more reviewsgreat place in a great locationbeautiful location very private and relaxedgreat short stay in magic locationunique location private luxurious and beautifulabsolutely stunning location with a very comfortable and stylish villa
Experience a great homestay at the heart of Taroona and get a whole bedroom with a queen-sized bed and sofa bed. The spacious home is about-face the most stunning sunset and sunrise view, as well as a beachfront haven for those who wish to wake up to the sound of the waves in the morning. The beautiful property is just 15 minutes away via car to the city center and is complete with interesting wildlife nearby. Alum Cliffs are accessible by foot and empty beaches are just a 5-minute walk away. The property is decked with a full kitchen with snacks and cooking appliances and also serves complimentary breakfast. Guests can enjoy Wifi access, and also an indoor fireplace, a garden, and a balcony for those who wish to have their morning cup of joe with a view outdoors.
House of the Rising SunTaroona, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsreally appreciate the wifi access toothe electric blanket and heater is perfect for wintergreat view and cosy roomthe view from the guest room is lovelybeautiful view from the room perfect to catch the sunrisesuper clean and comfortableroom was clean and warm during chilly winter time when we visitedquiet and clean sweet dog still private although shared washroomthe room was really clean warm and prettysuper neat and clean
Host:hosts were very nicewarm and friendly host with a lovely homebernard is a wonderful hosthe is an intelligent host for quests who want thathe is definitely the most wonderful host i’ve ever metRead more reviewsgood location for travelling in any directionawesome homestay great locationthe location is fantastic as it's just a short drive into townthis is an absolutely gorgeous cozy room close to hobartit is located in a quaint and safe neighbourhood with the town and good cafes a drive away
This cozy cottage is located on a cliff top in Randalls Bay. The country surroundings offer views across the bay and the beach is within walking distance. The timber-paneled cottage has a fireplace and rocking chairs, as well as an equipped kitchen. One bedroom has a double bed while the second has a double bed and single bed. There is a pull out sleeper couch in the living room. An outdoor BBQ is available for guests’ use.
Aurora Cliffs- A coastal hideawayRandalls Bay, Tasmania, Australia
Nestled behind the dunes in Swansea, Banksia Cabin offers private access to the beach and Swan River. There are several cabins – the main has living and dining area, well-equipped kitchen with gas hob, fridge, sandwich maker, and all necessary utensils. The Bedroom Cabin offers a queen and double bed, while the bathroom is in a separate building. Heaters and blankets are available for the cooler months.
Banksia Cabin Dolphin Sands Swansea
The Hobart Garden Studio is a private room in a residence in central Hobart. The property is within easy walking distance of the city, Salamanca, the MONA ferry, and restaurants. Set in a historic home, surrounded by gardens, the room offers a queen bed and private bathroom. A third person or child could be accommodated. The owners provide breakfast, included in the rate.
Hobart Garden Studio
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