WILDERNESS RETREAT

Nestled amidst scenic landscapes, this captivating two-story sharehome welcomes backpackers working in the surrounding horticultural farms with open arms.

Celebrating both private and communal living, our six spacious bedrooms and a dedicated study area strike the ideal balance between social interaction and solitude.

The sun-drenched, open-plan living area on the lower level exudes warmth and friendliness, and the adjoining rustic timber kitchen stands ready for shared culinary adventures. Here, locally sourced farm-fresh produce can come to life in delicious meals. Also on this floor are two inviting bedrooms and a bathroom complete with a spa, promising a relaxing haven after a long day’s work.

The sunroom, a tranquil nook opening up to a lush, private backyard, serves as the perfect stage for enriching conversations over a steaming cup of tea or your favourite book.

Upstairs, four more welcoming bedrooms await, one with its private balcony, offering a tranquil retreat with a sweeping view of the backyard. The built-in study area provides a serene spot for those continuing their educational or professional pursuits.

Our fully furnished and beautifully decorated home is currently a thriving hub for a community of travellers, but the allure doesn’t stop at the doorstep.

Step outside to discover a carport with a roller door, ample off-street parking, and eco-friendly solar panels. The private entertaining area and the relaxing front verandah serve as enchanting outdoor spaces for leisurely moments under the open sky.

Nestled next to the Don Reserve walking trails and the Devonport Aquatic Centre, the location offers a refreshing mix of work, leisure, fitness and adventure, perfect for an enriching backpacker lifestyle. Immerse yourself in the charm of our Wilderness Retreat and discover the perfect backdrop for your backpacking journey.

ROOMS

Available

$150 per bed per week
($25 per bed per day)

Minimum Stay: 2 WEEKS

Offering the best of indoor and outdoor living, this upper-level bedroom is a backpacker’s dream. The room comes complete with a private balcony that offers sweeping views of the verdant backyard, while the room’s interiors are thoughtfully designed to provide a comfortable retreat after a day of exploration.

Available

$150 per bed per week
($25 per bed per day)

Minimum Stay: 2 WEEKS

This upper-level bedroom provides rays of delightful sunshine from dawn until dusk, stunning views of the backyard and the adjacent scenic landscapes. The room is fitted with a soft, inviting beds and stylish storage solutions, ensuring a restful night to recharge your adventurous spirit.

Available

$150 per bed per week
($25 per bed per day)

Minimum Stay: 2 WEEKS

Wake up to soft morning light filtering in through the roomy windows of this upper-level bedroom. The comfortable bed and well-appointed furnishings ensure a restful stay, while the shared study area offers a peaceful corner for reflection and intellectual pursuits.

Available

$200 per bed / $300 per couple per week
($30 per bed per day)

Minimum Stay: 2 WEEKS

Step into a world of tranquility with this upper-level bedroom, equipped with a comfortable bed and ample storage space. Its close proximity to the shared study area makes it a perfect choice for backpackers balancing work and travel.

Available

$200 per bed per week
($30 per bed per day)

Minimum Stay: 2 WEEKS

The second ground floor bedroom, boasts of comfortable furnishings complemented by a soothing, earthy palette. After a day of hard work, unwind in the adjacent spa bathroom and surrender to a peaceful night’s sleep.

Available

$200 per bed / $300 per couple per week
($30 per day)

Minimum Stay: 2 WEEKS

Located on the lower level, this inviting, sun-kissed bedroom has an embracing warmth that imitates the cosy rural surroundings. Furnished with a comfortable bed and ample storage, this space provides an inviting retreat after a busy day at the nearby farms.

COMMON AREAS

BATHROOMS

Our ground-floor bathroom serves as a haven of relaxation. It's here that the day's work can be washed away, replaced with soothing comfort and a sense of calm. Complete with a rejuvenating spa, the bathroom space offers a tranquil ambiance perfect for a much-needed retreat. Decorated in warm, earthy tones, this space provides an intimate, spa-like environment where rest and refreshment are a ritual. ​ Moving upstairs, you will find an additional bathroom thoughtfully appointed and offering a refreshing space to start your day or unwind in the evening.

OUTDOORS

Venture outside to find our enchanting outdoor spaces. Our private undercover entertaining area and the serene front verandah extend the warmth of our home to the open skies. Whether you prefer basking in the sun, lounging under the stars, or sharing stories of adventures past and future, these areas provide the perfect stage.

KITCHEN/DINING/LOUNGE

The heart of our sharehome, where the open-plan kitchen and lounge area marry culinary exploration with cosy relaxation. In the rustic timber kitchen, an array of cookbooks invites you to embark on gastronomic adventures, using locally sourced farm-fresh produce to create delicious meals. Surrounded by rustic dining room table and chairs, it's a setting that encourages experimentation, shared cooking experiences, and joyous feasts. Adjacent to this culinary haven, the lounge offers a place to unwind, chat, or enjoy a good book or favourite movie. The seamless blend of the kitchen and lounge fosters a warm atmosphere, where friendships blossom and memories are made.

ENTRY SPACE

As you step into our sharehome, the beautifully decorated entry immediately greets you with a blend of elegance and warmth. Thoughtfully adorned with tasteful accents and inviting decor, this welcoming space serves as your introduction to a haven of luxury backpacker living. ​ Dominating the entry is the impressive staircase that leads to the second level, an architectural feature that not only adds to the aesthetics but also invites curiosity and exploration. Graceful and functional, the staircase weaves the two floors together, hinting at the spacious bedrooms and dedicated study area that await upstairs.

STUDY NOOK

Just beyond the staircase, the stylish study nook upstairs beckons. This tranquil area provides an inspiring environment, allowing for focus, reflection, and growth. It's an addition that amplifies the home's commitment to nurturing both the mind and the spirit. ​ The entry and staircase of our Wilderness Retreat are more than mere transitional spaces; they are the prologue to a story of comfort, community, and creativity. Experience the charm from the moment you walk in, and let the elegance of the entry lead you to the array of living spaces that make our home the perfect backdrop for your backpacking journey in Tasmania.