10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Orford, Australia - Updated 2024

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It’s easy to fall in love with Orford, a small coastal village on the island of Tasmania, Australia, with a population of less than 1,000. You’ll be treated here to clean and serene beaches that make the village a popular holiday getaway destination. Raspins, Millingtons, Spring and Rheban beaches – take your pick. Each of these beaches has its own unique character. As pretty exciting as it gets, Orford has more than its beaches to offer. You could walk the Convict Road beside the Prosser River, visit the Darlington Vineyard for a sip or two of raw wine, or simply laze away and enjoy the morning ocean breeze at the comfort and convenience of your vacation home. Whether you are traveling with friends, partner, or the whole family, here are 10 Airbnb vacation rentals to get the most of your Orford beach holiday.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 14, 2024.

1. The Stable at Twamley Farm Buckland

Nestled under English oaks 5 km from the Tasman Highway is this lovely two-story converted stable that merges country-rustic architecture with comfort, functionality, and luxury. The Stable at Twanley Farm Buckland is the perfect romantic vacation home, especially for couples. From the lower level, the interior is an open-concept living/dining with an indoor fireplace and a fully equipped kitchen where you can also enjoy full breakfast provisions and a well-stocked gourmet mini bar. Going up on the second level is a picturesque queen-size bedroom well lit by a gable skylight with ensuite bathroom furnished with high-quality bath products. And while it’s absolutely a delight to stay cozy inside The Stable’s interior, you can also breathe in the fresh country air outdoors by riding mountain bikes to explore Twamley Farm’s many bush trails!

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2. Maria Views Bed & Breakfast

Explore the sunny East coast within reach at Maria Views Bed & Breakfast — a modern one bedroom apartment boasting of 180-degree views of Maria Island and only 50 minutes’ drive from Hobart Airport. This bright and airy apartment welcomes guests with refreshments and sweets upon arrival. It features spacious lounge/dining and cozy bedroom with en-suite bathroom for that complete home-away-from-home vacation feel. Guests can opt for a breakfast meal or cook in their fully equipped kitchen. This B&B is conveniently located, with restaurants, cafes, and a supermarket within reach. You can explore Orford and take a stroll along its many beaches or go visit nearby wineries. Maria Island National Park, besides being a local icon, is also a must-see to enjoy and relax with nature.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
40.97 km (25.5 mi) from Richmond Bridge
138 reviews  
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities and very comfortable
a great apartment with lovely views
great views very comfortable & relaxing stay
everything we needed can be found in the apartment too great amenities breakfast and views
this is a beautiful apartment with spectacular views
great clean and spacious apartment
very clean and well organised
apartment was clean cosy
it was very clean roomy and had everything one could need
the unit is big and very clean comfy bed great bathroom and shower
winnie is a great host
he is a very nice host
winny is an amazing host and made us feel immediately at home upon arrival
winny was also a very welcoming host and made me feel at home
the host welcomed us and explained the facilities provided and features in the local area
really great location if wanting to do a day trip to maria island as we did
winny's place was the perfect location for exploring maria island on a day trip
great location and winny has thought of everything to make your stay a memorable one
the location is great with fantastic view
great location beautifully finished accommodation by a master carpenter
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3. Villa Green

The east coast of Tasmania is home to lovely beaches, world-class wineries, and spectacular views. Villa Green in Orford provides a home to couples or solo travelers who wish to experience this place with all the amenities they need for a comfortable and convenient stay. Situated in a lovely garden that offers great natural lighting, Villa Green lets you enjoy the beautiful aroma of the surrounding plants, flowers, and 13 fruit trees! This lovely property features a bedroom with a queen-size bed, TV, and bathroom while the spacious living area with doors opens up to a sundeck. Make a simple breakfast in the kitchenette that’s equipped with microwave, fridge, kettle, and toaster or, if you have little time, pop by some nearby cafes and shops. There are things available upon requests like a barbecue and an extra queen bed. Being close to nature, Villa Green is a convenient and serene vacation home option for those who want to be close to attractions and yet enjoy the seclusion of a private accommodation.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
40.33 km (25.1 mi) from Richmond Bridge
126 reviews  
Entire villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast supplies tea fruit and chocs were much appreciated
it had everything we needed including some great breakfast provisions
clean comfortable new cottage style accommodation very pleased with the offering
beth and her husband are lovely and have thought of everything so many extra touches including breakfast supplieshighly recommended
the apartment is nicely designed and well appointed the breakfast was also greatly appreciated
very clean and well appointed
spotlessly clean and modern with everything we needed
spotlessly clean very comfortable and quiet accommodations
beautiful private villa that was very clean and spacious
space was very clean and had everything you need
the hosts are lovely people
beth and david were wonderful and thoughtful hosts
beth and david were wonderful hospitable hosts
dave and beth were wonderful host
great hosts with some excellent local recommendations
the location was central and beth suggested a local walk which was breathtaking
it’s short walk to calm white sand beach and only a short drive to the maria is ferry
easy walking distance to the beach and shops
easy walk to beach and restaurants
modern accommodation set in a beautiful garden and walking distance to the beach
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4. Prosser View Cottage

How about trying something new for your accommodation at Orford, Australia? Prosser View Cottage is a fun and exciting caravan experience! Despite the limited space, this unique accommodation has everything you need including WiFi and even a functional kitchen! A separate toilet and laundry area is available while the house has a clean bedroom for two. Cafes and supermarkets are only a stone’s throw away while beaches such as Millingtons Beach are also nearby. The caravan offers amazing hill views while providing a spacious yard for your boat or car. This accommodation is situated in an ideal location where you can enjoy nearby attractions or just roam around the property and marvel at the surrounding mountains.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
40.0 km (24.9 mi) from Richmond Bridge
326 reviews  
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ken laid on tea coffee and breakfast and the bed was incredibly comfortable
the bed was very comfortable the wifi worked great and the shower was hot
please note that shower and toilet space may be a bit small for people who are above 170cm
comfy bed amazing space for two of us
great shower after a day driving and breakfast supplies
everything was very clean and as described
very clean and cosy inside the caravan
clean little caravan with all necessities
the caravan of ken is very clean and comfortable
the caravan was clean well-equipped and comfy
the host is nice
the hosts were super nice
ken is a kind host
ken & pam are wonderful hosts
host was very friendly and helpful
very cosy place very good location
great can and very convenient location for a quick overnight stay
comfortable and warm alongside a lovely location
friendly host and convenient location to base oneself for various hikes etc
it is a perfect location within a few minutes of the beach pub dinner and shops
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5. Dove Cottage

Dove Cottage is located right next to the Prosser River where guests can enjoy full water frontage from the property. From the outside, this small but gorgeous little Wendy house is a picture-perfect accommodation ideal for honeymoon couples. Guests can enjoy using the barbecue on the veranda. A couple of kayaks are available to explore the river. The interior is a complete surprise: Although the cottage may seem small from the outside, a spacious, bright, and airy living space awaits you inside. There is a fully equipped u-shaped kitchen, bright bedroom with huge windows, and perhaps the highlight of this cottage: a clean and modern bathroom, furnished with a bathtub overlooking the river – perfect for honeymooners!

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
40.27 km (25.1 mi) from Richmond Bridge
415 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
living room has awesome views with lovely balcony by the water
good place to stay with convenient amenities like a washer and dryer and a kitchen
we loved the modern bathroom with stunning river views from the large bath
lovely little cottage on river awesome views well equiped kitchen
just as it looks - great position on the river simple cabin with luxurious bathroom that has great views
super clean and comfortable
very clean and well appointed
bathroom was sparkling clean
everything was super clean and lovely
loved our stay very clean and comfortable
michael always provides prompt responses and being a helpful host
thanks to the host for providing clear instructions on getting there - it really helped
thank you michael for being an excellent host
great location great accommodation with lots of infogreat host
great communication with the host and convenient check in
good location very tranquil
perfect location right on the river
brilliant location on the river and beautifully decorated
very quiet and beautiful location
beautiful location spacious and well appointed
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6. Beezneez Bed and Breakfast (from USD 106)

The Beezneez is a luxury B&B set in a beautiful garden located on the ground floor. Inside, you will find an aptly decorated nature-inspired bedroom for two. A patio is located where you can enjoy either a continental or home-cooked breakfast by the hosts. The property offers privacy with a separate access and parking at the front doors. Guests are treated to an absolutely relaxing ambiance – both indoors and outdoors. It’s the ideal Orford vacation rental for anyone who wants to be as far away from the urban stresses and instead be closer to nature.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
41.2 km (25.6 mi) from Richmond Bridge
83 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our room had a great view of the garden
the room is beautiful and spacious and it has a balcony with ocean view
we had a fantastic breakfast and the bed can be heated
the room is very spacious and comfortable with a view of the garden
the patio outside was large and a great place to have breakfast
the whole space was scrupulously clean but extremely comfortable
the accomodation is very spacious and the bathroom very clean
it was beautifully furnished sparkling clean and her personal touches just made it even better
our room at beezneez b&b was spacious very nicely furnished clean and well presented
the space in comfortable and clean
mary was a fantastic host
mary is a great host
mary was very welcoming and accommodating
mary was a great host she was very welcome and helpful
mary's place at orford is a fabulous property and mary is a generous and caring host
a great location so close to everything in the area
definitely a location to return to
great location i really loved the garden setting
quiet room with beautiful garden and close to a quiet beach
location was great near some lovely beach’s also mary’s garden is good for a wander around
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7. The Church at Orford (from USD 126)

A memorable travel experience is not only limited to the places you visit but also your choice of stay. So why not try sleeping in a church? The Church at Orford gives you that unique, memorable experience starting from its name! This accommodation is formerly the St. Michael and All Angels Church. The hosts did a wonderful job in giving this property a new lease on life. Inside is a polished country-vibe interior, with the focal point in the bedroom that gives off a romantic ambiance. The church retains its original architectural features while high-quality furnishings are added to accommodate the guests’ comfort and convenience. The Church at Orford is centrally located with nearby cafes and shops and is close to the beautiful East Coast and the Maria Island National Park.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
40.19 km (25.0 mi) from Richmond Bridge
485 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's a huge space and really comfortable
delightful church renovation comfortable and well equipped other than a missing hair dryer
lovely place to stay but bring a hairdryer and breakfast provisions
the bed is very comfortable and the area quiet
very clean and everything you need
so clean so stylish and cosy
mark's place was spacious and clean with an equipped kitchen
it was lovely and spacious and very clean
warm and cosy with great kitchen facilities clean towels and bedding and a really great novelty
mark was a perfect host
he answered all questions really fast and sent us some helpful information in advance
a fabulous and unique holiday with wonderful hosts
mark is a responsive helpful host and we would be very happy to return
mark was a great host would recommend others to try this place
great location and beautifully renovated
stunning location and a beautiful quiet beach nearby that we enjoyed a long walk on at night
a lovely unique place in a good location
also the location was easy to find
central location for the orford area including easy day trips to maria island
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8. East Shelly hideaway near Orford (from USD 155)

This well designed holiday rental is situated on Tasmania’s east coast – perfectly positioned so that guests can enjoy full privacy while the surrounding two acres of natural bush lets them appreciate nature at its best. It’s a perfect hideaway and is a family-friendly accommodation, offering full access to all facilities inside the property. The house can accommodate up to six guests in its three bedrooms. The living space is very spacious with high ceiling and an open living/kitchen/dining concept so guests have more space to move around easily. As East Shelly Beach is a protected beach, this hideaway is a private and secure sanctuary in Orford, Australia.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
42.02 km (26.2 mi) from Richmond Bridge
35 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and well equipped family beach holiday
it is spotlessly clean and was thoughtfully set up for our arrival
clean comfortable and a great library of books and games
the hosts left us some honey made from the hives on the property it was a lovely touch
philippa and brendon were friendly and very easy to communicate with
brendon was very helpful with providing information even prior to the trip
great house beautiful location and they were very friendly and accommodating hosts
secluded location that gave great privacy
perfect private location beautiful cliff walks to beaches
lovely modern house in a tranquil bush setting with easy access to a cliff top walking track
hidden within the bush quiet and restful with plenty of wild life
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9. No.10 original 1960s holiday house (from USD 152)

This charming 1960s beach shack is for those who want to enjoy a classic, vintage stay with all the conveniences of a modern accommodation. Sleeping up to eight guests, the property has three bedrooms – making it a perfect holiday rental for families with children. No. 10 is only a four-minute walk from the sheltered Shelly Beach, which offers crystal-clear waters, while the Spring Beach is only a two-minute drive away. Nearby are a supermarket, cafes, and newsagent. You can also simply enjoy quality time with your family in the property’s backyard that features playground facilities to keep your kids busy and active on their Orford holiday getaway.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
40.63 km (25.3 mi) from Richmond Bridge
72 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the fully equipped kitchen bedding and fireplace with plenty of wood made it very comfortable indeed
everything you need including plenty of firewood for the lovely wood heater
lisa was an excellent host
lisa is a fabulous host and very hospitable
lisa was most helpful on the phone and everything was fairly straightforward we did not require any assistance
it's a nice quiet location and only a quick walk from the beach
great family friendly house short walk to beach
great place for a break
lovely traditional shack close to the beach
a beautiful location seconds from the beach and a perfect holiday getaway
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10. Views on Charles

Views on Charles offers sensational, panoramic views of the beautiful Prosser Bay right from its open lounge concept to its private balcony. The property has large windows and high ceiling while the modern interior provides additional luxurious ambiance. This modern three-bedroom fully self-contained home features a huge master bedroom with private balcony, two-person spa bath, a large shed with table tennis table, and a private parking at the back of the property. It is fully equipped, fully furnished, and can accommodate up to six people – an ideal home-away-from-home accommodation for those exploring the beautiful coastal town of Orford, Australia.

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Orford, Tasmania, Australia
39.96 km (24.9 mi) from Richmond Bridge
66 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spotless accommodation exceptionally roomy great views and plenty of room to congregate or keep to yourself
very comfortable clean house with great sea views
what a beautiful and clean home
clean and tidy and in a beautiful spot
lovely clean and well presented property in a great location
janette’s house is tidy clean spacious and has beautiful water views
we cannot speak highly enough of this place and janette is the perfect host
the perfect location for a relaxing girls weekend
ideal location close to shops river and beach
lovely spot close by for day trip to maria island
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Unwind at Orford, Australia

Almost nothing beats beautiful beaches and coastal town for that relaxing escapades – away from the demands of a busy city work life. Orford, Australia offers just that, plus more. After a long day at the beach, one of these lovely Airbnb accommodations will definitely help you get that much-needed rest and relaxation.

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