Adventure Bay Retreat is set on 45 acres and consists of four properties.
The Lodge - sleeping 8 in 3 bedrooms + 2 bathrooms
Spa Cottage - sleeping a couple in a king size bed with en suite + spa bath
The Studio - sleeping 2 (a couple or two seperate beds) + en suite with free standing bath. (available for bookings from May 2018)
The Lair - sleeping six adults - three bedrooms with three en suites + out door hot tub (available for bookings from November 2018)
All properties can be booked to accommodate 14-16 guests or all properties can be rented individually.
Adventure Bay Retreat - The Lodge is premium boutique accommodation consisting of a three bedroom lodge accommodating eight. Two bedrooms with king size beds, sink into the luxurious goose and down feather mattress topper, quilt and king sized pillows. The most luxurious linen found only in premium accommodation establishments. One of the bedrooms with an en suite, with new, stone, free standing bath strategically placed by the windows to lie in the bath and watch the wildlife busy outside. The third bedroom consists of a double bed and one set of bunks. The lodge has a deck overlooking the bay with outdoor furniture and large gas BBQ. High chairs, port a cots are available on request. An outside children's play centre complete with swing, cubby and slide is sure to entertain the children for hours!
Perfect for families with a port a cot, high chair, a mezzanine area full of toys, books and games and an outdoor play area with an awesome swing! Also perfect for small gatherings, two families sharing or a couple who want a little extra space.
Sleeps eight in three bedrooms.
Bedroom 1 - king bed + en suite and free standing bath
Bedroom 2 - king bed
Bedroom 3 - double bed + set of bunks
Adventure Bay Retreat features a large wood heater - set in a stone fireplace, perfect for a cold winter night, in floor heating, double glazed windows, mezzanine area with TV, books and board games, ideal for the children to escape.
Washing machine clothes dryer, full fridge, coffee machine, fully equipped kitchen with the finest utensils. Large leather lounge, TV, DVD player and music system, complete with CD's and selection of books to enjoy.
Surrounded by wallabies including the white wallaby, unique to the area, great photographic opportunities exist while experiencing the local wild life in close proximity.
Only a 400 metre walk to the beautiful white sands of Adventure Bay Beach, a northerly facing beach which is fabulous for swimming, fishing and boating. Numerous mapped walking tracks exist all over the Island from a short stroll to a few hours.
Follow the gourmet food and wine trail on Bruny Island, stock up on your way to Adventure Bay Retreat and cook up a storm in the well appointed kitchen!
Visit 'Get Shucked' Oysters for a fabulous platter, Bruny Island Cheese, Bruny Island Fudge, Bruny Island Berry Farm (closed over winter) and try the wonderful seafood chowder at the Bruny Hotel.
Directions to Adventure Bay Retreat
From Hobart, drive south on the Channel highway to the small village of Kettering. Approximately 35 minutes via car. Take a vehicle ferry from Kettering to Bruny Island (approximately 30 minutes). Please note-you are not able to book a spot on the ferry, look up the timetable online and aim to be there half an hour before departure time (there is a cafe!). If you're hiring a car, check with the company that the car insurance is covered on Bruny Island (not all companies offer insurance to cover Bruny Island). Once on Bruny Island, follow the main road to the Adventure Bay turn off (approximately 30 minutes) turn left toward Adventure Bay at a T junction. Follow the , windy road to Adventure Bay. Drive past the general store, approximately 2 kms on the right is Hayes Road, drive to the end and enter through the stone gatepost, The Lodge is to the right.