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.
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!
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.
Maria Views Bed & Breakfast - Top View SuiteOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsgreat amenities and very comfortablea great apartment with lovely viewsgreat views very comfortable & relaxing stayeverything we needed can be found in the apartment too great amenities breakfast and viewsthis is a beautiful apartment with spectacular viewsgreat clean and spacious apartmentvery clean and well organisedapartment was clean cosyit was very clean roomy and had everything one could needthe unit is big and very clean comfy bed great bathroom and shower
Host:winnie is a great hosthe is a very nice hostwinny is an amazing host and made us feel immediately at home upon arrivalwinny was also a very welcoming host and made me feel at homethe host welcomed us and explained the facilities provided and features in the local areaRead more reviewsreally great location if wanting to do a day trip to maria island as we didwinny's place was the perfect location for exploring maria island on a day tripgreat location and winny has thought of everything to make your stay a memorable onethe location is great with fantastic viewgreat location beautifully finished accommodation by a master carpenter
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.
VILLA GREENOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsbreakfast supplies tea fruit and chocs were much appreciatedit had everything we needed including some great breakfast provisionsclean comfortable new cottage style accommodation very pleased with the offeringbeth and her husband are lovely and have thought of everything so many extra touches including breakfast supplieshighly recommendedthe apartment is nicely designed and well appointed the breakfast was also greatly appreciatedvery clean and well appointedspotlessly clean and modern with everything we neededspotlessly clean very comfortable and quiet accommodationsbeautiful private villa that was very clean and spaciousspace was very clean and had everything you need
Host:the hosts are lovely peoplebeth and david were wonderful and thoughtful hostsbeth and david were wonderful hospitable hostsdave and beth were wonderful hostgreat hosts with some excellent local recommendationsRead more reviewsthe location was central and beth suggested a local walk which was breathtakingit’s short walk to calm white sand beach and only a short drive to the maria is ferryeasy walking distance to the beach and shopseasy walk to beach and restaurantsmodern accommodation set in a beautiful garden and walking distance to the beach
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.
Prosser view cottage with breakfastOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsken laid on tea coffee and breakfast and the bed was incredibly comfortablethe bed was very comfortable the wifi worked great and the shower was hotplease note that shower and toilet space may be a bit small for people who are above 170cmcomfy bed amazing space for two of usgreat shower after a day driving and breakfast supplieseverything was very clean and as describedvery clean and cosy inside the caravanclean little caravan with all necessitiesthe caravan of ken is very clean and comfortablethe caravan was clean well-equipped and comfy
Host:the host is nicethe hosts were super niceken is a kind hostken & pam are wonderful hostshost was very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsvery cosy place very good locationgreat can and very convenient location for a quick overnight staycomfortable and warm alongside a lovely locationfriendly host and convenient location to base oneself for various hikes etcit is a perfect location within a few minutes of the beach pub dinner and shops
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!
Dove CottageOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsliving room has awesome views with lovely balcony by the watergood place to stay with convenient amenities like a washer and dryer and a kitchenwe loved the modern bathroom with stunning river views from the large bathlovely little cottage on river awesome views well equiped kitchenjust as it looks - great position on the river simple cabin with luxurious bathroom that has great viewssuper clean and comfortablevery clean and well appointedbathroom was sparkling cleaneverything was super clean and lovelyloved our stay very clean and comfortable
Host:michael always provides prompt responses and being a helpful hostthanks to the host for providing clear instructions on getting there - it really helpedthank you michael for being an excellent hostgreat location great accommodation with lots of infogreat hostgreat communication with the host and convenient check inRead more reviewsgood location very tranquilperfect location right on the riverbrilliant location on the river and beautifully decoratedvery quiet and beautiful locationbeautiful location spacious and well appointed
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.
Beezneez Bed and BreakfastOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsour room had a great view of the gardenthe room is beautiful and spacious and it has a balcony with ocean viewwe had a fantastic breakfast and the bed can be heatedthe room is very spacious and comfortable with a view of the gardenthe patio outside was large and a great place to have breakfastthe whole space was scrupulously clean but extremely comfortablethe accomodation is very spacious and the bathroom very cleanit was beautifully furnished sparkling clean and her personal touches just made it even betterour room at beezneez b&b was spacious very nicely furnished clean and well presentedthe space in comfortable and clean
Host:mary was a fantastic hostmary is a great hostmary was very welcoming and accommodatingmary was a great host she was very welcome and helpfulmary's place at orford is a fabulous property and mary is a generous and caring hostRead more reviewsa great location so close to everything in the areadefinitely a location to return togreat location i really loved the garden settingquiet room with beautiful garden and close to a quiet beachlocation was great near some lovely beach’s also mary’s garden is good for a wander around
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.
The Church at OrfordOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsit's a huge space and really comfortabledelightful church renovation comfortable and well equipped other than a missing hair dryerlovely place to stay but bring a hairdryer and breakfast provisionsthe bed is very comfortable and the area quietvery clean and everything you needso clean so stylish and cosymark's place was spacious and clean with an equipped kitchenit was lovely and spacious and very cleanwarm and cosy with great kitchen facilities clean towels and bedding and a really great novelty
Host:mark was a perfect hosthe answered all questions really fast and sent us some helpful information in advancea fabulous and unique holiday with wonderful hostsmark is a responsive helpful host and we would be very happy to returnmark was a great host would recommend others to try this placeRead more reviewsgreat location and beautifully renovatedstunning location and a beautiful quiet beach nearby that we enjoyed a long walk on at nighta lovely unique place in a good locationalso the location was easy to findcentral location for the orford area including easy day trips to maria island
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.
East Shelly Hideaway near OrfordOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable and well equipped family beach holidayit is spotlessly clean and was thoughtfully set up for our arrivalclean comfortable and a great library of books and games
Host:the hosts left us some honey made from the hives on the property it was a lovely touchphilippa and brendon were friendly and very easy to communicate withbrendon was very helpful with providing information even prior to the tripgreat house beautiful location and they were very friendly and accommodating hostsRead more reviewssecluded location that gave great privacyperfect private location beautiful cliff walks to beacheslovely modern house in a tranquil bush setting with easy access to a cliff top walking trackhidden within the bush quiet and restful with plenty of wild life
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.
No.10 original 1960s holiday houseOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe fully equipped kitchen bedding and fireplace with plenty of wood made it very comfortable indeedeverything you need including plenty of firewood for the lovely wood heater
Host:lisa was an excellent hostlisa is a fabulous host and very hospitablelisa was most helpful on the phone and everything was fairly straightforward we did not require any assistanceRead more reviewsit's a nice quiet location and only a quick walk from the beachgreat family friendly house short walk to beachgreat place for a breaklovely traditional shack close to the beacha beautiful location seconds from the beach and a perfect holiday getaway
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.
Views on Charles, OrfordOrford, Tasmania, Australia
Top guest reviewsspotless accommodation exceptionally roomy great views and plenty of room to congregate or keep to yourselfvery comfortable clean house with great sea viewswhat a beautiful and clean homeclean and tidy and in a beautiful spotlovely clean and well presented property in a great locationjanette’s house is tidy clean spacious and has beautiful water views
Host:we cannot speak highly enough of this place and janette is the perfect hostRead more reviewsthe perfect location for a relaxing girls weekendideal location close to shops river and beachlovely spot close by for day trip to maria island
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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