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Dolphin Sands Beachfront Retreat

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights


About the property

The Retreat on Dolphin Sands Road is a five acre absolute beachfront property with own private access to Nine Mile Beach. It is a fully furnished three bedroom house with dining area and lounge along with a living area upstairs offering a peaceful alternative for reading, resting and just gazing at the terrific views (if you are lucky dolphins and whales are often seen here) - this also sleeps 2 on a double sofa bed. There are ocean, beach and Great Oyster Bay and Hazard views from both levels.

The accommodation comprises 3 bedrooms 1 with queen bed, 2 with double beds (plus electric blankets)and the option of 2 single beds in the adjacent bunkhouse.

Quality linen and bath towels are provided (limited beach towels).

The open plan living/dining area includes a Jetmaster open fireplace, full digitial flat screen TV, DVD/VCR player with assorted movies, iPod player and a selection of books, games, jigsaws and magazines.

The fitted kitchen is well appointed with electric cook top and oven and a wide range of electrical appliances including a microwave. There is a dishwasher in the kitchen and separate laundry and second toilet in the bunkhouse.

There is an outdoor setting on the upper deck in addition to the facilities provided on the lower deck including a gas fired BBQ (under cover in carport) for entertaining.

If you keep the bird baths full you will be rewarded with daily sightings of black cockatoos, brightly coloured parrots and other bird life.

Please note that as The Retreat is our family beach house, we are unable to accept back to back bookings.

Local Attractions

Nine Mile Beach is situated on the magnificent East Coast of Tasmania at Dolphin Sands, 6 kms from Swansea. Enjoy the spectacular views of the Freycinet Peninsula, the Hazards, Maria Island and Shouten Island. Summer or Winter the beach is an idyllic place to walk, collect shells, swim or paddle and is safe for children.

The Retreat is perfectly placed for day trips to Freycinet National Park and Wineglass Bay where the lookout affords fabulous views of this famous beach. Orford (including Triabunna for the ferry to Maria Island); Bicheno (offering access to the Douglas-Apsley National Park,

St Helens, and the now infamous Bay of Fires.

Swansea has a marvelous selection of restaurants and cafes - all within a 6 minute drive into the township. For more casual dining the Bark Mill Tavern, The Cafe, Oyster Bay Seafoods for fresh seafood,

Feature List

Feature List

* Barbeque

* Bedding (Linen and towels)

* Cooking Facilities

* CD Player

iPad dock

* full digital flat screen TV

DVD/VCR Player

* Quality linen Supplied

* Microwave/Breadmaker

* Jetmaster Open Fireplace

* Pets allowed

* Refrigerator

* TV Reception

* Non-smoking

* Iron/Ironing Board

* Washing Machine/Clothes Dryer

* Absolute beach frontage on the famous Nine Mile

Beach *

* Great fishing in Great Oyster Bay

* Self catering

Water filter

* Large, flat secured area fenced in for dogs

* Two supermarkets in Swansea

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017


Swansea House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing


Other Activities:

Freycinet Peninsula



This calendar has not been updated in over 2 months and the availability shown may not be accurate.


  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 2 guests. Property has 6 beds and can sleep a maximum 8 guests

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