1. Australia
  2. TAS
  3. East Coast Tasmania
  4. Swansea Tasmania
  5. #83659

Dolphin Sands Beachfront Retreat

House, Swansea Tasmania

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 23 reviews

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Min 2 nights stay

8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bathroom


The Retreat on Dolphin Sands Road is a five acre absolute beachfront property with own private access to Nine Mile Beach. It is a fully furnished three bedroom house with dining area and lounge along with a living area upstairs offering a peaceful alternative for reading, resting and just gazing at the terrific views if you are lucky dolphins and whales are often seen here - this also sleeps 2 on a double sofa bed. There are ocean, beach and Hazard views from both levels.

The accommodation comprises 3 bedrooms 1 with queen bed, 2 with double beds plus electric blanketsand the option of 2 single beds in the adjacent bunkhouse.

Quality linen and bath towels are provided limited beach towels.

The open plan living/dining area includes a Jetmaster open fireplace, full digitial flat screen TV, DVD/VCR player with assorted movies, iPod player and a selection of books, games, jigsaws and magazines.

The new kitchen is well appointed with electric cook top and oven and a wide range of electrical appliances including a microwave. There is a dishwasher in the kitchen and separate laundry and second toilet in the bunkhouse.

There is an outdoor setting on the upper deck in addition to the facilities provided on the lower deck including a gas fired BBQ under cover for entertaining.

If you keep the bird baths full you will be rewarded with daily sightings of black cockatoos, brightly coloured parrots and other bird life.

Please note that as The Retreat is our family beach house, we are unable to accept back to back bookings.

Local Attractions

Nine Mile Beach is situated on the magnificent East Coast of Tasmania at Dolphin Sands, 6 kms from Swansea. Enjoy the spectacular views of the Freycinet Peninsula, the Hazards, Maria Island and Shouten Island. Summer or Winter the beach is an idyllic place to walk, collect shells, swim or paddle and is safe for children.

The Retreat is perfectly placed for day trips to Freycinet National Park and Wineglass Bay where the lookout affords fabulous views of this famous beach. Orford including Triabunna for the ferry to Maria Island; Bicheno offering access to the Douglas-Apsley National Park,

St Helens, and the now infamous Bay of Fires.

Swansea has a marvellous selection of restaurants and cafes - all within a 6 minute drive into the township. For gourmet lovers The Banc Restaurant ticks all the boxes. For more casual dining the Bark Mill Tavern, Trestle Cafe, Oyster Bay Seafoods, The Horny Cray and The Ugly Duck Out are excellent alternatives.

Feature List

Feature List


Bedding Linen

Cooking Facilities

CD Player

iPad dock

full digital flat screen TV

DVD/VCR Player

Quality linen Supplied


Jetmaster Open Fireplace

Pets allowed


TV Reception


Iron/Ironing Board

Washing Machine/Clothes Dryer

Absolute beach frontage on the famous Nine Mile


Great fishing in Great Oyster Bay

Self catering

Water filter

Large, flat secured area fenced in for dogs

Two supermarkets in Swansea


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine, Wheelchair accessible

Clothes dryer Dishwasher DVD player Eco-Friendly Fireplace Games room Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Parking Pets allowed Towels provided Washing machine Wheelchair accessible
Dolphin Sands Beachfront Retreat is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 23.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful peaceful haven Thoroughly enjoyed our stay for my birthday weekend. So peaceful and loads of space. Incredibly well equipped with everything you could need. My only suggestion would be it needs new pillows or take your own. Otherwise totally intend to return.
Date published: 2017-03-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Blissfully peaceful Wonderful escape. Perfect location. Peace & harmony
Date published: 2017-03-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brilliant beach house Everything we could possibly have wanted was here in this beautiful holiday home - just wonderful!!!
Date published: 2017-02-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Doggy heaven A perfect getaway that is very dog friendly. Much thought has been put into the smallest details. Clean and comfortable and very, very private . We had a relaxing stay and were blessed with beautiful weather. Jinx, our dobe was in doggy heaven exploring the spacious yet secure grounds. Thank you Monica and Ann. Ros, David and Jinx.
Date published: 2016-05-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Doggy heaven Had a fantastic 3 night stay here with our 2 dogs. The house has everything you could wish for and the dogs loved exploring the property. The beach was so close and we often had it to ourselves so the dogs ran crazy - loved it. Great dog friendly property. Now that we have relocated to Tasmania we will definitely come back to stay here again.
Date published: 2016-02-08
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