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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My mother and I spent a night at Tara's and couldn't recommend it more. As a person who has a disability I was very impressed with the modification to the bathroom and doorways for wheelchair access. Also impressed with the low environmental impact. The breakfast was delicious and very generous. Lovely setting and reasonable priced. Would highly recommend staying here....

Thank Ettianne A
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I wish we had known how great this place is beforehand so we could've stayed longer. The cottage is clean, modern, spacious and has everything you need. Tara's breakfast basket was delicious complete with home made bread. Free wifi too!

Thank bobbymcsnoddy
Reviewed 9 February 2017

What a fantastic couple of days my wife and I just had staying at Taras' wonderful Kookaburra cottage for our birthdays. If you are after peace and quiet but still being within 30 minutes drive of all the key attractions of Hobart then this is the place for you. Our cottage was fantastic and Taras' breakfasts are to die for....

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We had a lovely break at Tara's farmstay. Tara is a friendly and welcoming host. The tour of the animals and the property in the morning was great, especially for citydwellers like us! The rooms are well fitted out, comfortable and clean. It was nice to have our own kitchen to cook up some goodies. The breakfast, including fresh eggs...

Thank Christies_reviews
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The 3 of us stayed at one of the 2 cottages that Tara has on her farm. It was nice to check in, she had everything we needed in the house, it was very clean and comfortable for our 2 day stay. She was lovely to deal with, and you get to walk through the orchard and pick ripe fruits...

Thank Farnaz A
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here last week with my husband and three children. Tara was so welcoming, my children loved playing with Tara's own children as well as checking out the farm animals. Accommodation was modern, comfortable and clean (which always makes me happy!) The breakfast basket each morning with its fresh baked bread and homemade jams among other things - it was...

Thank Bexnmike
TM2323, Owner at Taras Richmond Farmstay, responded to this review

Thanks for staying. We're glad you enjoyed breakfast and the 'in house' play mates. Cheers, Tara

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

A short drive from Richmond, Tara welcomed us and gave us clear helpful guidance of what was available both onsite and nearby. Cabins are quite roomy! Bedrooms were fantastic - one with queen and single, other with 2 singles. Well appointed kitchen (no oven) and lounge area. Breakfast provisions included freshly backed bread and fresh berries off the farm -...

1Thank Simmostyle
TM2323, Owner at Taras Richmond Farmstay, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We're glad you enjoyed the new cabins. Our Wren cabin is set up as you described - QS and single in one bedroom, and 2 single beds in the other, whilst our Kookaburra cabin is designed for families with 3 children and has the QS in one bedroom, and 3 singles...

Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed over at Taras for 2 nights. As we drove into the farm we were greeted by the friendly golden retriever, Blackie. Then of course we met the owner Tara who was bursting with exuberance and enthusiasm at meeting new guests. The farm is very efficiently run and the rooms are immaculately clean and spacious. Breakfast...

Thank Chandrika M
TM2323, Owner at Taras Richmond Farmstay, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and for staying. Glad you enjoyed your time here.

Wantage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We only stayed one night in a brand new cabin with 2 bedrooms, living, dining and kitchen space and good bathroom with washing machine in a very pleasant farm setting in a pretty valley about 20 mins away from Hobart airport. Everything was provided and a good continental breakfast basket was delivered at the time requested. It contained fresh bread,...

Thank Loretta L
TM2323, Owner at Taras Richmond Farmstay, responded to this review

Thanks for writing a review. We're pleased you enjoyed your experience here and especially our new cabin.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We stayed in the new rooms, the facilities were great! Breakfast, with still warm bread, delivered in the morning was lovely. The animals were great, especially Nelson the alpaca. Animal feeding the morning was fun for the little one.

Thank Scott B
TM2323, Manager at Taras Richmond Farmstay, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to visit. We're please you liked the animal feeding and the new cabins - these were just finished in October.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taras Richmond Farmstay offers a choice of two self contained (breakfast provisions provided), eco-friendly, clean apartments with quality bedding and towels. Sugarloaf apartment can sleep up to 5 people, whilst the Wellington Studio is perfect for singles or a couple. Larger parties can book both apartments (subject to availability) and we can open the interconnecting doors. Sugarloaf apartment is wheel-chair friendly with level access and accessible bathroom facilities. Children are welcome, and pets also. Both apartments offer cooking facilities, free WiFi and washing machines. Tea and coffee are provided. Located just 30 minutes drive from Hobart, or three minutes from historic Richmond. On a small farm where you can rest and enjoy the peace, or use it as a base for your holiday. Join us feeding the animals - a pony, chickens, sheep and ducks or explore the farm including orchard, vineyard, olive grove and vegetable garden at your leisure. Admire the views over paddocks to Mount Wellington and surrounding countryside. Local attractions include wineries, Zoo Doo, and Richmond with its history, museums, galleries, cafes and river-bank walks. Central location to Hobart, Port Arthur, East Coast and Derwent Valley. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taras Richmond Farmstay

Address: 31 Ogilvie Lane, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 7025, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Clarence > Richmond
Price Range: ₹ 6,682 - ₹ 10,022 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Taras Richmond Farmstay 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1
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“Both cottages are equally nice.”
 of 5 bubbles bobbymcsnoddy, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for the Kookaburra Cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles 149paulg, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The 2 bedroom apartment has just one bathroom that has to be accessed through one of the bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles DrScotto, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“There are 2 bedrooms in the Sugarloaf Apartment which we stayed. Only one shower room/toilet which was placed inside the master bedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles fkl2015, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“For family, take a single apartment. For 2 couples, take 2 inter-connected apartments to avoid sharing of bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles daytmr, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
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