The Space'The Captain's Room' in Gull Cottage at the beginning of the Lighthouse Precinct on Tamar River north east Tasmania at Low Head.
The Captain's ghost and Mrs Muir welcome you to a unique peaceful coastal retreat at the mouth of the Tamar River and Bass Strait, extraordinary beautiful location.
55 Minutes from Launceston airport. 80 minutes 'Spirit of Tasmania' terminal Devonport.
A new immaculate property, ideal for singles or a couple. Fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, microwave, Internet available. 1 minute to bike and walk path takes you to river and beach then onto Coxswain cafe and restaurant at the light house complex. Woolworths supermarket, cafe's, pub's and restaurants 3K's in George Town.
'The Captain's Room' is an ideal base to tour Scottsdale, the Bridestowe Lavender Farm, Bridport then onto the famous Baryulgil golf links, Tam O'Shanter golf links and beaches on the way.
Over the Batman Bridge is historic Beaconsfield with the mining museum and then onto Beauty Point to see two aquatic museums with seahorses and platypus. The Tamar River Wine Trail on both sides of the Tamar River continues from across the Batman Bridge to Bridport and beyond. Guest AccessAccess is through the garden to your private, self contained accommodation, there is outdoor table and chairs for your use to relax and enjoy the views. Interaction with GuestsI'm available to assist with any enquiries and how things work. If needed recommendations of local attractions. The Neighborhood55 Minutes from Launceston airport. 80 minutes from 'Spirit of Tasmania' terminal in Devonport.
The location is amazing with great walks from your room to the Coxswains café in the light house complex with the adjacent Maritime Museum and a guide to assist with the unique history and settlement, East Beach on Bass Strait for fishing and a swim, The Lighthouse where the fog horn sounds each Sunday at midday, Penguin Tours every night, boat ramp into Tamar for fishing and sightseeing.
Is 3k's to George Town where the 'Bass and Flinders' museum, the 'Watch Tower' museum, York Cove restaurant and bar is a must for great meals, coffee and cake, two pubs serve great food and as always the hospitality is tops. George Town information centre has every detail for tourists in this area.
'The Captain's Room' is an ideal base to tour Scottsdale, the Lavender Farm, the famous International Barnbougle golf links, Tam O' Shanter golf links and beaches.
The Tamar River Wine Trail on both sides of the Tamar from across the Batman Bridge to Bridport.
Over the Batman Bridge is historic Beaconsfield with the mining museum and then onto Beauty Point to see two aquatic museums with seahorses and platypus. Getting AroundThere is a public bus but it is infrequent and is more convenient to have a car. Other Things to NoteBeautiful villages, patch work paddocks and farms with ease of access to every facility. In summer season ( end December/January) along all of these routes are cherry orchards who sell from the farm gate, strawberries, that often you can pick yourself. It's delightful.