Looking for a breath of fresh air? If so, you can't beat the quaint little seaside village of Stanley on Tasmania's North West Coast. With its whistling wind and gorgeous countryside, Stanley is the ideal base for exploring all the natural beauty and attractions the region has to offer. Noted for its friendliness and warm hospitality Touchwood Cottages are situated in the heart of Stanley and are the perfect place to relax and unwind. There is an excellent cafe on-site using an abundance of local fresh produce open six days of the week and some evenings. A design Gallery and gift shop choc full of Tasmanian product complete the small complex which, with its cobble stone walkways and old street lamps, is reminiscent of an English scene! All three cottages are 4 star rated and decorated in a colonial style. They are well appointed, full of character and charm and extremely comfortable. All are fully self-contained. Hearty breakfast supplies to start your stay, a fresh fruit bowl and chocolates with port are included in your tariff.
Four great reasons to stay at Touchwood!!
Touchwood 3 bedroom Cottage:
Built in 1840 Touchwood is the oldest private residence in Stanley. Heritage listed and decorated accordingly, it offers 2 doubles and 1 twin bedroom, spacious kitchen, sitting room and newly renovated bathroom with large walk in shower and clawfoot bath. Situated centrally on Church Street, all attractions, restaurants, cafes and shops and beaches are just a stroll away!
The Studio Seaview Cottage:
Featuring an internal stone wall constructed from convict ship ballast, our romantic studio has a roomy fully self contained kitchen, bathroom with intricate pressed tin ceiling with rose leadlight insert, large walk in shower, beautifully furnished bedroom using fine quality linen and comfortable sitting room. Warmed by a colonial wood fire it features stunning Sawyer Bay views.
The Pines Seaview Cottage:
This captivating 'cubby house' style cottage is nestled snuggly at the bottom of the garden. Private, birdsong quiet and with off-street parking. Upstairs and downstairs panoramic views of Sawyer Bay, Rocky Cape & Stanley dominate your hill top location!
"The Nut" Watch Suite:
A light and airy overnight boutique Motel style accommodation showcasing stunning views of 'The NUT'. Very central to Stanley's picturesque beaches, quaint little shops, renowned eateries and local attractions. This spacious unit offers 1 Queen bedroom, large bathroom with bath & shower and a comfortable sitting room with T.V., DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, microwave plus bar fridge. Kathy's freshly baked afternoon tea is also supplied on your arrival!
Touchwood Tasmanian Gallery & Gift Shop
For that standout gift for yourself or a loved one, our Tasmanian Design Gallery showcases work from many talented artisans. Specialist timber products, pottery, fine pewter, handblown glass, exclusive jewellery, delicate porcelain and much more. Touchwood Gallery showcases prized wood carved and delicately hand painted Tasmanian birds and animals by Australasian Wildlife Art Society awarded artist, Barry Mousley.
Newly acquired artists include Bruce Pringle - Stainless Steel & other metal sculptures, Joanne Mitchelson - Tasmanian landscape painter and Drew Badcock - finely crafted Tasmanian timber boxes.
The Mobile Prickle Farm continue to produce wood art creations of exceptional style and quality using beautifully figured Huon Pine and Myrtle.
Why not pop in to Touchwood Gallery & Gifts while visiting Stanley and purchase a quality piece to remember your Tasmanian holiday!!
Wheelchair Access, Washing Machine
- Clothes dryer
- Cooking Facilities
- DVD player
- In-house Movies/Videos
- Ironing Facilities
- Linen Supplied
- On site Restaurant & Cafe
- On site Tasmanian Gallery
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Access
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