This light and sunny, modern north facing apartment, suiting a couple or a single, overlooks pool, parkland, casino and the Derwent river. Stunning views of the harbour and city lights and the Tasman bridge can be seen at night. FInd our private apartment on the ground floor of our 2 storey house a perfect retreat after a day of touring our wonderful local attractions. You can park in the carport right outside the apartment. Our well equipped kitchen is suited to making light meals with a microwave, spacious fridge, kettle and tea and coffee are supplied. You can bush walk to the top of Mt Nelson from your door, where you get a bird's eye view of Southern Hobart, extending to Bruny Island and beyond. You are in walking distance of the Casino and University. For a stroll on the beach and along the promenade where you may be lucky to watch some dolphins, a short 4 minute drive takes you to Long Beach where you can have a leisurely brunch, coffee or dinner under the apartments or select from a range of gourmet wood fired pizzas at the nearby pizzeria and eat beach side. A short drive to Upper Sandy Bay, you will find supermarkets and a range of restaurants and more casual eateries. A few steps from your door and you can take a 10 minute bus trip to the city or 5 minutes south to Long Beach.Take a 2 minute walk to a public tennis court and school oval from your door for those wanting to maintain some fitness. Many guests take a trip up Mt Wellington and or Mt Nelson and almost everyone books the ferry to Mona. All our guests say how much they prefer their stay to a hotel and wish they could extend their stay .Please note this is a strictly no smoking environment. Smoking guests will be asked to leave. Your hostess will be available to give you touring tips and to accommodate you in any way I can to enhance your stay at Aqua Retreat.