Derwent Retreat

Derwent Vista

Derwent Hideaway

Derwent Retreat from air
Outdoor dining at Derwent Retreat
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Derwent Vista from Air

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Derwent Hideaway from Air
Derwent Hideaway Bedroom View
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Our current discounted rates for 2 people are 20% under rack rate. Normally the minimum stay is 2 nights and during peak periods 3 or more. One night stays are at our discretion and may attract an additional fee. Cleaning fees may be charged if our properties are left in a mess or for shorter stays at our discretion. Discounts may also be offered for longer stays. Extra persons attract a nightly charge. Please note that we reserve the right to refuse a booking without giving a reason. Weekend nights are Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Bookings are not confirmed until a deposit is paid and you are notified they are confirmed. Trade cards attract rack rate.

Facilities

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Derwent Retreat

Derwent Retreat is a fully equipped modern waterfront house on the Derwent River with three bedrooms. It sleeps up to 9+ people and one baby with a configuration of a queen, double, two singles, two king single foldouts, a double divan and a single folding bed.

Derwent Hideaway

Derwent Hideaway is a 1960's fully equipped architecturally designed waterfront house on the Derwent River with three bedrooms. It sleeps up to 9 people and one baby with a configuration of a queen, double, two singles, a sofa folding bed and a single drawer bed.

Derwent Vista

Derwent Vista is a modern fully equipped waterfront house on the Derwent River with three bedrooms. It sleeps up to 9 people and one baby with a configuration of two queens, two singles, a sofa folding bed and a single folding bed.

Directions

Find your way onto the old Main Road and follow it north or south as the case may be to Austins Ferry. Austins Ferry Road is opposite the stone gates to historic Roseneath Park between two groups of shops. Turn down Austins Ferry Road towards the yacht club. Go over a rail crossing. For Derwent Hideaway and Derwent Vista turn right into Harbinger Lane just after the parks on the right hand side of the road at the top of a small rise. Follow Harbinger Lane next to the old stone wall. Derwent Hideaway is on your left and clearly marked as no. 4. Derwent Vista is no. 10  just before a big hedge further down the lane. For Derwent Retreat stay on Austins Ferry road and keep going to the yacht club and then turn left into the car park. Drive through the car park, a short way across the park and then up a slight hill and to the right and you are there. Note that there is room for parking up to two or three cars at our properties.

Mooring

Sailing down to Tasmania? We have our own mooring for customers and there is a public jetty close by.

Ample notice is required and a fee applies if you wish to use it.

Queen Size Beds 1 2 1
Double Beds 1   1
Single Beds 2 2 2
Sofa Beds 1 1 2
Other Single or Fold Beds 3 1 1
Portacot Yes Yes Yes
Max Persons ex Portacots 11 9 11
Showers 2 2 1
Baths 1 1 1
Toilets 2 2 2
TV's 2 3 2
ADSL2 Yes Yes Yes
Desk Yes Yes Yes
Pets Yes Yes Yes
Smoking Not inside Not inside Not inside
High Chairs Yes Yes Yes
Linen Yes, but not washed during your stay Yes, but not washed during your stay Yes, but not washed during your stay
Fully Equiped Kitchen Yes Yes + dishwasher Yes
Crockery Yes Yes Yes
Tea and Coffee Yes Yes Yes
Other Basic Supplies Yes Yes Yes
Fishing Gear

Yes

Yes Yes
Canoes By arrangement By arrangement By arrangement
Bikes By arrangement By arrangement By arrangement
Mooring By arrangement By arrangement By arrangement
GPS By arrangement By arrangement By arrangement
Check In Time 2.00 pm 2.00 pm 2.00 pm
Check Out Time 10.00 am 10.00 am 10.00 am

Distances and Driving Time

Distance/Time to:
(Google Maps)
Derwent Retreat (km/mins) Derwent Vista (km/mins) Derwent Hideaway (km/mins)
Glenorchy Showgrounds 8.2/12 8.2/12 8.2/12
Glenorchy Council 7.5/10 7.5/10 7.5/10
Hobart Town Hall 15.6/17 15.6/17 15.6/17
Clarance Council 17.7/21 17.7/21 17.7/21
Sorell 36.9/33 36.9/33 36.9/33
Eastlands 17.3/18 17.3/18 17.3/18
Northgate 6.8/10 6.8/10 6.8/10