Cozy Cottage Rental on a Peaceful Farm in Sassafras, Tasmania

Sassafras, Tasmania (Australia)
1 unit
2 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Barbecue

This cozy cottage rental is located on a farm in Sassafras, Tasmania, and can accommodate two guests, making it ideal for a romantic getaway to the countryside. It has one studio-style bedroom and one full bathroom. The bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed, a table for two, a flatscreen television, and French doors opening to the cottage's veranda and gardens.

The kitchenette comes with a microwave, a toaster, a rick cooker, a sandwich maker, a kettle, and a coffeemaker. In the bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a walk-in shower. Linens and towels are provided. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, heating, a hairdryer, and ironing equipment. Outside, guests will find ample parking, a barbecue grill, and vegetable gardens from which guests can pick their own vegetables. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • King-size bed
  • Parking
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Hairdryer
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Picnic area
  • Fridge
  • Deck/Patio
  • Coffeemaker
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Microwave
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Toiletries
  • Tea kettle
  • Television

Guests will enjoy access to barbecue facilities and sufficient parking for cars and a trailer. There is a shared BBQ outdoor kitchen area.

Guests traveling with horses can make use of the farm's holding yards, a secure tack area, a wash-down bay, riding and working areas, horse trailer parking, and nearby bush trails.

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Guest Services

  • Laundry service
  • Horse stall additional charge
  • Front desk service

Guests interested in practicing yoga can book private yoga sessions in the farm's gardens. Please book before your arrival.

Guests interested in fishing can book tours and lessons for trout fishing on the farm's dams. Please book before your arrival.

Location + Surroundings

  • Supermarket
  • Shopping

This property is located in Sassafras, Tasmania, where it is situated on a 60-acre farm that dates back to the mid-19th century. Around the bucolic grounds of the farm, guests will find extensive old fashion gardens, vegetable gardens, pastures, paddocks, stands of trees, trout dams, and farm animals, such as horses and chickens. There are three dwellings open for a farm stay accommodation. The hosts/owners have made use of all the outbuildings and old dwellings by bringing the decor into the rentals, creating beautiful country retreats

The homestead is about 10 minutes from Latrobe, 15 minutes from Devonport, and 20 minutes from Freers Beach and Hawley Beach. It is about one hour from Launceston and three hours from Hobart, where guests will find the nearest international airport. Read More


  • Bird watching
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Yoga
  • Meditation
  • Feeding animals
  • Horseback riding additional charge onsite
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Biking

Guest will find a variety of activity options right at the farm on which the cottage is located. For a taste of farm life, they can visit the farm's animals and pick their own vegetables. They can also go for a bush walk and farm tour with the host. For games, guests can play giant chess and croquet in the gardens along with indoor games supplied. Netflix is available in the main homestead.

Guests interested in fishing can learn to catch rainbow trout at the farm's dams, with lessons and tours available from the host. This activity does require booking and paying a fee. A canoe is also available for guests to take out onto the dam at their own risk. Guests traveling with horses will find bush trails for horseback riding near the farm. Guests can also book private yoga sessions in the farm's gardens. and a masseuse is available to visit the guests when required.

For nature walking, hiking, wildlife viewing, and birdwatching, guests can visit the many parks, reserves, and trails around Sassafras, such as Henry Orchid Somerset Reserve, Narawntapu National Park, the Stoodley Forest Walk, the Dooley's Hill Reserve Walks, and the Aub Luck Reserve.

For swimming and paddling, guests can visit Freers Beach, Hawley Beach, and the Foreshore Reserve. At the latter, guests will also find tracks for cycling.

For dining, shopping, wine tasting, and nightlife, guests will find a variety of shops, restaurants, cafes, vineyards, and bars in and around Latrobe and Devonport.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in:
    2 p.m.
  • Check-out:
    10 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • Some spaces are shared

Accesibility & Safety

  • Wheelchair accessible

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
  • You will be charged for one full night’s stay plus 50% of the cost of the rest of the stay if you cancel within 7 days of check-in.
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Additional Information

Smoking is not permitted.

Pets are not allowed. Horses are accepted for a fee.

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