LUXURY BEACH HOUSE - CASA DE PLAYA - ORFORD.
3 bedroom modern holiday home in a wonderful central position in Orford, Gateway to the East Coast of Tasmania. Less than 200 metres from Orford beach. Other beaches in the area include Raspins, Millingtons, West and East Shelly beach, and Springs beach. Even closer to newsagent, supermarket cafes and restaurants.Dog friendly.
The house has 3 double bedrooms, two bathrooms and a central large family room, including a well equipped kitchen with a refrigerator, induction cooktop, oven, coffee machine, milkshake maker, utensils and some basics. A solid fuel heater warms this area. Washing machine provided. Large carpeted rumpus room with space for kids to play and relax.
Linen, doonas, luxury towels and beach towels..
Utiliterian polished concrete floors throughout the whole house There is sunny north facing outside area with table and benches, a great custom made wood fired pizza oven, and a gas barbecue. Wood and utensils provided.
A double and single kayak are provided along with necessary life jackets. Also a fully enclosed trampoline.
Orford has lots of walks available. Ranging from lovely sandy beaches, to the convict trail upriver from the bridge.
Triabunna, just 5 kilometres up the Tasman Highway has more stores, an active fishing port, a tourist centre, and the ferry to Maria Island which is visible to the east.
Maria Island was a convict and industry settlement from the 1820s. It is a no vehicle island, and is heritage listed with a number of restored early buildings. There are many walking trails, even one to the summit of Mt Maria. It is a great day trip.
Orford, as the gateway to the east coast is easy acces to Swansea, Great Oyster Bay, Coles Bay , Bicheno and more further north. Have lots of fun fosiking for local produce and sea foods.
Orford is a great holiday centre itself. Good safe beaches, several boat ramps, good fishing, cafes, restaurants, hotel, winery bowls and golf clubs and seasonal local produce.
If you are flying in it is easy to hire cars at Hobart airport. Then head to Sorrel and in less than one hour you will be in Orford and the start of a memorable holiday.
FURTHER OPTIONS, by prior arrangement.
a Butler service for that special occasion, from unpacking to cooking etc
b Catered for meals and picnics
c Maria Island ferry bookings, with or without guide/catering
d Special requests flowers, bubbly etc