Derby, Tasmania, might look like a humble, uncomplicated town at first glance but beneath the layer of simplicity lies a depth of stories that makes it an ideal vacation spot. Once home to many mining settlements, Derby is now an outstanding nature retreat that offers not only a soothing getaway, but also a thrilling spot for travelers to explore. So, wait no more and come take a look at our list of top ten Airbnb vacation rentals in Derby for a unique vacation experience!
The Cascade Cottage is a sweet little cottage located in the tranquil mining village of Derby. Even though it is ideal for 4 persons, a group of up to 8 travelers could also reside comfortably in the cottage with two additional long single beds, one single bed and a foldable sheet. The cottage possesses a long history since the 1900s, but is now fully refurbished to adapt to the modern lifestyle. It comprises of 2 bedrooms, a kitchen filled with utensils, 2 sitting areas, and a deck with a BBQ setting. Overlooking a breathtaking view outside the window, the cottage is also a recommended accommodation for hikers and bikers who intend to explore more of the natural setting in Derby Tasmania. The village centre is a mere 2 minutes’ walk away and bikes can be found in the garage for your usage during your stay here in the cottage.
Quiet location Overlooking The Blue Derby TrailsDerby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe new accommodation upstairs has beautiful views and is modern and comfortablecomfortable beds fabulous views and nice hot showersthe beds were super comfortablewonderful facilities of a restored miners cottagebeds were comfortable heated floors in the bathroom and everything needed in a kitchenvery well appointed with some thoughtful extras and beautifully cleanwonderful hosts providing very clean and comfortable accommodationthe cottage is ideally located and immaculately clean and comfortablevirginia's place was awesome it was clean comfortable and so cozy with beautiful viewssuperb location lovely garden; thoughtful courteous hosts; spotlessly clean and comfortable
Host:our hosts were amazinghost was delightful and welcominghost fantastic to deal with and top class servicethe host was incredibly informative and generousvirginia is a great hostRead more reviewsfantastic accommodation close to everythingideal location for exploring the mtb trails in and around derbygreat location well suited for our group of 10a great place to stay right in the heart of derbyclose to the trails and perfect for a weekend on the bike with mates
Derbyshire Manor is a warm place that connects you with the local neighborhood, allowing you to experience the authentic art and culture right from the moment you set foot into the house. Restaurants, cafes, and stores surround the manor. Follow the trail out of the manor and you will be led into the Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails, where you could walk or ride along the path, appreciating the green nature around you at the same time. If you would like to experience the recreational activity in town, all you need to do is contact the host and a yogi would be arranged and you can hence enjoy your time with a soothing yoga session in the yoga centre located just right beside the manor. On top of that, in the manor itself, you will also find a wide range of amenities, all free for you to enjoy, inclusive of five functional fireplaces, a wide-screen TV, a spa bath, a fully equipped kitchen, as well as a wonderful garden to spend your free time in.
Top guest reviewsfurnishings are both authentic and comfortable with lots of historical toucheswifi is working well and the large garden is well trimmedwonderful old world ambience with plenty of rooms beds and a great kitchenbeds were comfortable and the space was cosyhouse had great character amazing spa bath very comfortable beds fantastic breakfast on the verandaplace was clean and tidy with some really nice featuresthe kitchen and the bathroom are very cleanthe house was a bit old but very spacious and cleancomfortable and clean in a good location
Host:daniel was the perfect hostdaniel is a great hostdaniel was great hostdaniel was a great host throughout the stay made us feel very welcomedaniel is a lovely host who is very concerned about his guests without being intrusiveRead more reviewsgreat location for any derby trailslarge house in a great central location in derbynice and close to the bike trailsnice large place very close to trailheadgreat place to stay close to everything in town
This historical-styled house sits prominently on a hillside, surrounded by a breathtaking panoramic view of the green environment. Take a three-minute bicycle ride to reach Derby. For adventurous travelers who would love to explore the natural setting in Derby, the Blue Derby Dragon Trails is only a five-minute walk from the house. The house features 4 bedrooms with a total of 8 beds, 2 bathrooms, a kitchen, and a living room filled with books and board games. All in all, the house is a lovely accommodation for family and group of friends who are looking for a new environment that is beyond their own comfort zones.
Explore Derby from Gorgeous Home with Outdoor BathDerby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat coffee machine and kitchen stocked with some basicsfabulous artwork antiques with a well equipped kitchenthe top quality linen and bedding makes for a warm and comfortable night sleepkitchen very well equipped - everything you need plus great coffee machinethe home was designed beautifully lots of fun for the kids amazing coffee maker comfortable bedsspotlessly clean comfy beds and great facilities including the magic outdoor bathclean tidy and stylish homevery clean and has a great vibeimmaculately clean very cute and the shower and bath are amazing after a day of bikingthe house is spotless beautifully furnished and has everything you need
Host:the host is excellentthe hosts are friendly and helpfulattentive and helpful hostsvery responsive hostsgeorgia is a fantastic hostRead more reviewsgreat place in a good locationa gorgeous house in a beautiful location close to the derby mtb trailsperfect location to relax and unwind after a busy daywe totally loved georgia’s place great location - a few minutes ride to the trail headgreat house good location everything we needed for a few days on the mtb trails
Derby Base is a family-friendly accommodation. Comprising of a fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms, a living room and 2 bathrooms, Derby Base has all that you need for a comfortable and convenient stay in Derby. On top of the abundance of useful amenities you will find in the house, you will also find a BBQ site located in the vacant space beside the house. An open garage is also provided for guests to keep their car safe if they drive their way to the house. Despite being located in the quiet area of Derby Tasmania, it would only require a few minutes of cycling to reach the local town.
DERBY BASEDerby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsexcellent wi-fi connection toovarious options to make coffee was helpful as well as fully equipped kitchenbeds were super comfy and hot water was amazingcomfortable cottage for our family stay in derbythe coffee machine bath and super comfortable beds were appreciated after a day of cycling and walkingclean & well presentedclean warm and comfortablewonderful clean house great communication great spota quaint and clean historical cottagehouse was super clean warm and cosy
Host:hosts stu and jo were greatthe host was easy to contact and great to deal withthanks to the host for thinking so much for kidsgreat hosts and very functional house especially for mtb'rsshort walk to the local pub and great host and neighborsRead more reviewsfantastic location close to trailsthe location is private and quiet yet easy walking distance to the centre of townthe location is great close to town but quiet and peacefulderby base is a lovely house in a great locationthe house location was an easy ride to the trailhead and bike storage convienent
Avalon Blue sleeps six and sits conveniently in the centre of all services available in Derby. The cottage is constantly renovated and upgraded to suit the needs of guests, adding onto the already wide range of amenities with new utilities such as a Blu-Ray player and an indoor fireplace that is a perfect hangout spot for guests during winter. Take a few minutes to walk to local pubs and eateries, or you could simply eat-in with a box of pizza while you enjoy the jaw-dropping scenery outside the window. If you are interested in biking activities, the host would be more than happy to prepare the necessary equipment and even a dedicated space to keep your bicycles safe, just to ensure that your staying experience here in Derby Tasmania is nothing but gratifying.
Avalon Blue @ Derby - *Blue Derby Endorsed*Derby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbuilding is rustic beds and furnishings comfortabletv fridge washing machine ect ect are all modern & of high quality & the wifi is excellentlovely sheltered deck for lazy breakfasts bbq large table and close to kitchengreat kitchen if you want to cook and awesome shower pressure to blast those sore muscleswe loved the wood heater and comfy beds and the kids loved the generous dvd collectionthe linens were clean and freshgreat clean and no fuss accomodationeasy communication clean amenities excellent bike storage & workshop 5 clean and warm bedsold house but very clean with everything you could possibly needall 3 bedrooms are comfy simple but clean & the whole house oozes history from yesteryear
Host:host was very responsivemitchell is the best hostgreat host quick responses to questions we hadhouse is lovely mitchell was a great hostmitchell was a very helpful host and the accommodation has great setting for mountain bikersRead more reviewsgreat location for derby trailsthe location was fantasticgood spot close to everythingperfect location in derby for a weekend away mtbingperfect location - close to town and most importantly very close to the pub
Fred’s place is located in the heart of Derby Tasmania, a stone’s throw away from the mountain bike trails. The 3-bedroom house can accommodate up to 6 guests, with no extra charges for cleaning or additional services. Basic amenities such linen and towels will be provided for you and you will be pampered with a fully stocked pantry as well. Feel free to explore town, where you will find a great cafe to hang out in with your loved ones during your stay here.
Fred's place in the heart of DerbyDerby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsloved having a coffee machine and good kitchen knivesgreat wifi i wasn't expecting thatwood heater makes super cosy & warm house quicklyvery comfortable a well-stocked pantry and lots of nice amenitiesnice and warm thanks to wood heater in the living room (and radiators in each bed room)clean and tidy placevery clean and lots of spaceclean neat & well pricedvery clean and smooth simple check-in/outthe friendly touches like trail notes and pantry supplies the clean bathroom and comfortable space were much appreciated
Host:quick responses from host and easy check-in processowners were extremely helpful and prompt with all of our questionssteve was an excellent host with super quick responsesawesome accommodation with an incredibly friendly hostwe enjoyed reading about the host of the houseRead more reviewsit is super close to the trails and centrally locatedgreat location for the mountain biking enthusiastgreat location close to food and trail headawesome location and proximity to the trails and pump trackright in town it's close to everything and really easy to come and go
The elegant Postmasters Lodge has undergone renovation recently and has been refurbished into a beautiful house for rent. Located on the main street of Derby Tasmania, the Postmasters Lodge offers 3 bedrooms, a living room, a bathroom with shower, a fully equipped kitchen, as well as a dining room. On top of the basic amenities, the lodge also provides you with a bike storage space and barbecue facilities, all free for your usage. Walk along the street to access to local cafes, restaurants, stores, and pubs, where you can spend some time hanging out in with your friends and family while enjoying the local atmosphere all at the same time.
Postmaster's Lodge @ Derby Tasmania @ Blue DerbyDerby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe loved having breakfast along the second floor bar and admiring the viewhouse was very comfortable and had lovely space and viewsthe lounge and tv room was especially comfortable and cosyvery comfortable beds and lots of roomthe place is clean neat and tidyclean and stylishly decoratedso clean and comfy with everything you needgood place in town very clean and comfortablethe postmasters lodge was fantastic super clean and decorated beautifully
Host:shannon and grant were outstanding hostsgrant was a perfect hostthe host was also lovely helpful but also not visible a prefect staygrant was a friendly responsive host and we appreciated the late checkout on fridaygrant and luise are fantastic hostsRead more reviewsperfect location close to everythinggreat location in centre of derby close to trail headgreat central location and beautiful houseamazing location for mtb trailsawesome place close to everything
The Derby Gravity Shack is a newly renovated house located in a strategic hillside position with an amazing panoramic view. The house is perfect for adventure seekers who would love a chance to explore the beautiful nature of Derby Tasmania. The highlight of this house is the deck, which allows you to spend your leisure time enjoying the scenery with a good meal or simply just with a cup of coffee or tea. If you require catering services, all you need to do is contact the host and he would be more than happy to arrange one for you.
The Derby Gravity Shack - Great For MTB RidersDerby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsfantastic views very nice house that was extremely comfortablethe views from the main room across the valley are beautifulfire pit and outdoor shower were great with awesome views acrossit is very neat and tidy with a good kitchen bbq tv and lounge area and fantastic deckbeds were super comfortable and had lovely linenvery comfortable and clean with everything you could needhouse was clean and had plenty of room for the 6 of usclean quiet central and relaxingaccomodation bathrooms and living areas were super clean and more than comfortable for a group of 6the house was clean with well equipped kitchen and laundry
Host:cristina was a fantastic hostcristina is a great host very helpfulcristina was a great host and very accommodatingcristina was super accomodating and helpfulcristina was very friendly and very helpfulRead more reviewsfantastic location right in the middle of derbygreat location and door lockgreat location very well appointed and ideal for a mtb holidayperfect location and ammenties for a mtb tripgravity shack is the perfect getaway in an ideal location for mtb'ers
This cottage is strategically located on the main street of Derby Tasmania, where you only need to walk for 3 to 5 minutes to reach the local cafes and pubs. Featuring 3 bedrooms, the house can sleep up to 7 guests in the bedrooms, and 2 other guests in the lounge. Take an hour-long drive to access popular golf courses and the Mt. William National Park. Don’t forget to grab the opportunity to take a sip of wine from the vineyards while you are there!
HORSE SHOE HOUSE The Perfect Location!!Derby, Tasmania, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds were comfy shower was great kitchen was well equipped wood heater was relaxingthe house had the beds made up and nice warm heat lamps in the bathroomalso the fireplace was well stocked with wood and made for a really comfortable atmosphere on cooler nightsgreat bathroom and kitchenthe bathroom and kitchen have been renovated nicelycould use a good clean and general maintenancethe beds are incredibly comfortable and the place was clean and simplethe bathroom looks new & very cleanthe house is very basic but clean and tidy with a refurbished bathroomjoachim's place was clean beds were comfy bathroom newly renovated and kitchen had all the essentials
Host:joachim is a great hostjoachim was a great host to deal with and everything was very easyRead more reviewsfantastic location - close to everythinggreat location smack bang in the middle of derbygreat location and well equippedgreat place in an excellant locationhard to imagine a better location
The modern Renison Cottage is located in a quiet district in Derby Tasmania, sitting on top of a hillside that provides travelers with an astounding view of the surrounding nature. The cabin features 2 bedrooms, a kitchen, a bathroom, and a living room. You are free to use the microwave as well as the rest of the utensils in the kitchen for cooking purposes. You can spend a peaceful time enjoying the sunset or sunrise on the deck too!
A historical stay in Derby Tasmania
Travelers to Derby will find themselves not only enjoying the green environment, but also getting the chance to appreciate the local histories and cultures all at the same time. If you are one to enjoy a lifestyle away from the urban noise, Derby is definitely one place you must drop by. This list of Airbnb vacation rentals might just be what you need to help you make your accommodation decision!
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