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Derwent Vista. Absolute Waterfront at Austins Ferry near Hobart Tasmania

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
11 guests
2 nights minimum
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Derwent Vista is a fully furnished self contained modern house built in the 80's 15 km from Hobart with absolute waterfront to the Derwent river, yachts at anchor, Mount Direction and Gunner's Quoin. Derwent Vista has three bedrooms and the master bedroom has an en suite bathroom/toilet. All main rooms have wonderful views of Derwent River and Mount Direction. It sleeps up to 9 people and one baby with a configuration of two queens, two singles a sofa and single folding bed. There is also a modern fully equipped spacious kitchen, a separate laundry and a large separate bathroom with separate toilet and wash basin. Enjoy the garden and view from the deck or barbecue area. The property has fridge, stove washing machine and drier, wired and wireless internet, TV, DVD, stereo fishing gear etc...Derwent Vista is a fully furnished self contained modern house built in the 80's 15 km from Hobart with absolute waterfront to the Derwent river, yachts at anchor, Mount Direction and Gunner's Quoin. Derwent Vista has three bedrooms and the master bedroom has an en suite bathroom/toilet. All main rooms have wonderful views of Derwent River and Mount Direction. It sleeps up to 9 people and one baby with a configuration of two queens, two singles a sofa and single folding bed. There is also a modern fully equipped spacious kitchen, a separate laundry and a large separate bathroom with separate toilet and wash basin. Enjoy the garden and view from the deck or barbecue area. The property has fridge, stove washing machine and drier, wired and wireless internet, TV, DVD, stereo fishing gear etc. Towels, linen, salt, pepper, coffee, tea, and enough milk to get you started are also provided. It has a large riverside garden dominated by an ancient bhutan cyprus hedge and fantastic view. In the front garden there is a very old elm planted by Lady Franklin. The property is surrounded by water and parkland on the other side of Harbinger Lane. The local Yacht club and launching ramp and shops are close by and easily accessible. Derwent Vista is close to major businesses and tourist attractions, public transport and the Brooker highway which is the main route to and from southern Tasmania. Derwent Vista is rented short to medium term at competitive rates and is suitable for business people looking for somewhere to stay, a retreat or quiet place to work or holiday makers keen on sampling the many attractions that the Hobart region is famous for. We know it is hard to travel with equipment these days so cots, high chairs and fishing gear are provided. If you would like to borrow our canoes, bikes, and discs for the nearby disc golf course, please let us know. Pets are welcome at Derwent Vista but not inside. There is an enclosure suitable for compatible animals. Business Facilities Computer and desk supplied. Cable and wireless broadband are available at no charge. Library A book swap library. CD's and videos available.. Facilities of the Elderly and Physically Handicapped The property is not fully wheelchair accessible according to Australian standard AS 1428. It may suit people with limited disabilities depending on whether assistance was available from others in the party. There is one step to the front and side door and on the water side of the building one step to the verandah. All rooms are otherwise on the same level. The showers have entrance lips, are not suitable for wheel chairs and shower heads are not removable. Hand rails are installed in the ensuite shower and toilet. All door frames are standard size. Other Facilites The property has a modern fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, hotplates, stove and fridge. The laundry has a washing machine and dryer. There is a separate barbeque area with a second dining table and chairs. All linen and crockery are provided and there are TV's, stereo, wireless broadband etc. A heat pump provides heating and cooling. There are also supplementary heaters. There is a large garden dominated by a Bhutan cyprus hedge and a large elm planted by Lady Franklin the wife of an early Tasmanian governor.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
John H
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Toaster
Towels Provided
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Corporate Bookings
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
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About the neighbourhood
Our properties are surrounded by parkland. On or adjacent to our them are swimming in the Derwent, fishing, boating or just walking in the parks. If you bring a bike or canoe you can use them! If not use ours! The Derwent provides opportunities for white water canoeing or jetboating further upstream from the historic town of New Norfolk which is 15 minutes away or enjoy a more relaxing time playing golf or bowling at local clubs. Moorilla, MONA, Richmond, Salmon Ponds and Bonorong Wildlife Park are all family favourites and close by. There is an RSL, golfing and bowling clubs less than a couple of km away.
Getting around
Tasmania is endowed with every activity possible from jetboating to skiing, from mountain climbing to some of the best walking in the world. Snorkelling or surfing, fishing or just snoozing on a beach are all within an hour or so of Derwent Vista. For those who like dining, nightclubing or gambling, Hobart's inner suburbs of North Hobart and Salamanca are just a 15 minute drive away and Australia's first licensed casino, Wrest Point is just a 20 minute drive away. Salamanca market is a must on Saturday, MONA and Moorilla winery is very close to spend the afternoon listening to jazz and tasting their wares. If history and old buildings are your interest, Richmond is only 35 minutes away.
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