Extremely comfortable and affordable bed and breakfast accommodation contained within a modern family home, the friendly family also reside within the large house. Bed configuration includes one double bed, one single trundle bed and the option of a fourth bed on a mattress or couch made up.
Just minutes’ walk from the beautiful Carlton surf beach, local shops, bakery, eateries, parks and boat jetty. There is off street parking in the quiet no through road with level access to the accommodation facilities. The architect designed home seems to float above the trees and boasts a clear view of the bay and beyond. Completed in 2014, everything in this home is finished to the most exceptional standards.
The beautifully appointed spacious double bedroom offers all the comforts of modern beachside accommodation. The room includes a double built in wardrobe, luxurious three seater leather lounge and sunny breakfast nook. There is a fridge, microwave, kettle and toaster for guests use, as well as TV and Wi-Fi. Directly opposite the bedroom is an immaculate private bathroom with double spa bath and large shower and toilet.
Continental breakfast is provided with the option of a full cooked breakfast made to order. There is an undercover deck with BBQ facilities or the option of a two or three course home cooked meal. Daily housekeeping is optional and laundry facilities are also available. The home is family friendly and a trundle bed and porta cot for small families is negotiable. Guests have access to a large private deck with sweeping unobstructed views across Fredrick Henry Bay.
The guest accommodation and bathroom are located at the entrance to the house. While they will always be welcome, guests can come and go as they please without entering the family zones should they not wish to. Guest facilities have level access and are wheelchair accessible. There is off street parking and a pool table for guests use. A cosy wood heater heats the home. Guests can request use of the pristine kitchen and may have access to the homes' living areas. The guest bedroom has all the comforts of a large hotel room with the convenience of a private lounge and eating area. The guest bathroom will be available for the exclusive use of guests.
Bec and her family live in the rear and downstairs regions of the large home, so while you may see them on a daily basis it is also possible to be completely independent travellers. Bec has a great knowledge of Tassie and will happily give you suggestions for sightseeing, and what you can expect from our beautiful island state.
Things to See and Do
An idyllic sea side retreat, Bec’s B&B is just 20 minute drive from Hobart airport and 35 minutes from Hobart and of course David Walsh’s world famous MONA. Ideally situated for daily sightseeing of some of Tassie’s most iconic tourist attractions, Port Arthur tourist site is just an hour drive with many world renowned destinations on the route. Also within daily driving distance is Tasmania’s breathtaking East Coast including, stunning beaches, fabulous wineries and Freycinet National Park.
There are buses which run into and back from Hobart. There are car rentals available at Hobart airport. Airport Transfers may be arranged at an additional cost. There is a courtesy bus provided by the local hotel, as well as a night rider bus into Hobart. There is a boat ramp for water access, local boat storage and boat charter.While there is some public transport, access to your own vehicle will make your stay much easier. Dodges Ferry is a small town, most essentials are available and within walking distance. The nearest large town, Sorell is 15 minutes drive.