About the property
- Cottage968 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 nights
PRIVATE LUXURY RETREAT NEAR CATARACT GORGE..... WE ACCEPT ONE, TWO, OR MORE NIGHT STAYS AS AVAILABLE. AUSTRALIAN TOURISM ACCREDITED PROPERTY.
WHAT WE OFFER OUR GUESTS : QUALITY, PRIVACY, VIEWS, COMFORTS AND MORE..
Topiary Haven is a unique luxury self contained apartment /cottage - with all the extras for guests to enjoy. [TOPIARY IS THE ART OF CLIPPING SHRUBS, PLANTS INTO SHAPES - E.G. ANIMALS ]
Nestled in a secluded topiary garden, ensuring privacy, views and a light airy environment for our guests .
AREA / SITUATION :
Situated in a secluded topiary / succulent artwork garden - MINUTES FROM LAUNCESTON CBD and 5 minutes walk to The Launceston Cataract Gorge, First Basin & Cliff Grounds - Launceston's premier tourist attraction . A tranquil interesting garden setting, rooms capture the sun and views of the garden, Launceston City and mountains .
EVERTHING YOU MAY NEED AND MORE :
The locally designed & made furniture highlighting Tasmanian black heart sassafras timbers gives this apartment a Tasmanian unique style. Local artist works decorate Topiary Haven's interior.The spacious kitchen with cathedral ceiling and chandelier is fully equipped allowing you to cook up a storm if so desired. Eat at the breakfast bar or in the separate dining area with views of the garden or mountains - or the outside patio bbq area .
Dishwasher, ice making fridge, microwave, free standing cooker - guests just need to open up the cupboards for gadgets & utensils required for cooking. Interesting Tasmanian pottery and retro items in the display cupboards - owner's collection.
GARDEN PRODUCE :
Use the available produce (when available) from the potager garden for a fresh salad (we supply garden salad veggies bowl, herbs to all our guests). You may opt to cook inside or outside on the barbecue & enjoy dining on the private patio or in the separate dining area.
COUPLES RETREAT :
A romantic candlelight dinner for two may be what you desire and Topiary Haven is that perfect private place. Perfect romantic accommodation for all.
CBD , SHOPS , SUPERMARKETS , EATING OUT :
Sourcing some of our best food is easily done in Launceston due to the size of the city and travelling time . Tasmania is renowned for fresh produce, food & wines and the Tamar Valley is a showcase for beautiful wine and food.
Supermarket, shops, delicatessen /providores and hospitals are just 3-5 minutes away.
Close by are some of our top cafes & restaurants ( we have a list of our favourites ) that you can visit to taste the fresh Tasmanian fare.
Comfortable leather lounges ( Launceston manufactured ) allows you to stretch out and relax to watch a movie, television ( LCD)in lounge room or listen to some music( CD,DVD, ipod or iphone docking unit) from a selection of CD & DVDS. A perfect place to return to after a day touring or working in or around our city.
The large bedroom has an area with a contemporary chaise longue and good lighting for reading, writing or relaxing. The queen bed has a quality mattress and linen, LCD television on the wall, clock radio with ipod / iphone docking . Just the environment for relaxation and a good nights sleep. You will not be awakened by traffic or public noise in this apartment .
PLEASE NOTE : Extra guest a quality fold/ rollaway bed and a portacot is available on request, rates as advertised.
BATHROOM & STORAGE
The separate walk in wardrobe is conveniently located off the bedroom with plenty of storage and includes complimentary bath robes for guests use.
The separate en suite has a walk in shower and complimentary toiletries. Separate fully equipped laundry.
ESSENTIAL TO GUESTS - ONSITE CAR PARKING , Metro bus stop across the street . Excellent outdoor lighting all the way to your door .
GARDEN / OUTDOORS
Beautiful setting and accommodation for guests who like quality with a Tasmanian flavour . Separate patio and barbeque area
We have many hundreds of pot plants around the garden /patios for guests to view and get ideas for their gardens or indoors , including lots of topiary plants .
Excellent outdoor lighting all the way to your door .
OUT AND ABOUT IN LAUNCESTON ,TASMANIA
Launceston's many attractions includes our charming city situated at the head of the Tamar River in the Tamar Valley . The mixture of Georgian, Victorian, Federation, Art Deco,and contemporary architecture gives Australian's third oldest city lots of charm.The surrounding hills are dotted with residents homes , surrounded by distant mountain ranges and native forests and over looks the the beautiful Tamar Valley.
A must visit is the Cataract Gorge and Cliff Grounds ( 5 minute walk from Topiary Haven, Tamar Valley ,Queen Victoria Museum & Art gallery , Railway Museum , Boags Brewery, Classic Car Museum, Tamar Valley Vineyards, Lavender Farm, Holly Bank Adventures,Tasmania Zoo, Beaconsfield Gold Mine and the 'many more attractions ' in the surrounding areas.
What ever direction you choose to travel in Tasmania you will be captivated by the friendly hospitality of the people and the islands picturesque & rugged landscapes .
So , come , stay , enjoy and take home some beautiful memories....
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- within a few days
- Calendar last updated:
- Dec 06, 2015
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Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Peaceful Garden Surrounds
Proved to be a great location for touring town, Cataract Gorge and both sides of the Tamar Valley. Appreciated very well equipped kitchen, comfortable lounge and spacious bedroom.
Thank you for your lovely review of our accommodation. Very pleased you liked the well equipped kitchen, living area and bedroom and enjoyed your touring of the Tamar Valley and its townships. Hope you will return in the not too distant future for a stay at our ' little haven'. Thanking you, Diana & Barry
Thank you Diana and Barry for such an amazing place to stay. The whole experience was amazing, the apartment, garden and hospitality was special. We will definitely be back!
Thank you for the wonderful review of our accommodation.. Loved meeting you both and your ' beautiful little boy '! . Thank you once again, Kindest regards, Diana & Barry.
We could not fault the Topiary Haven Apartment for superior comfort, space, inclusions, ambiance, decor, location and gracious hosts. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would recommend this apartment to anyone wanting to stay in Launceston.
The lovely breakfast hamper was also an excellent inclusion. We did not want to leave.
Thank you for the lovely review you submitted for Topiary Haven and your recommendation of our property. Very much appreciated ! Most importantly, is that you found the property comfortable with a nice ambience and enjoyed the extra inclusions provided ( breakfast hamper ). Nothing better to arrive at your accommodation, have a 'cuppa ' and relax after a car trip. Also, hope you left with fond memories of Tassie and Topiary Haven and that if you return for a visit to Launceston in the future, you will choose to stay at T/ H again. Thanking you, Diana & Barry
Loved our stay. Beautifully finished and furnished cottage. Lovely extras in the fridge and pantry. Owners extremely helpful & considerate. Only regret is not being able to stay longer. Highly recommend Topiary Haven.
Thank you for the lovely review - very much appreciated by us. Pleased you loved Topiary Haven, our gardens and the ' little extras ' we provided and also that you found the accommodation 'an awesome ' place to stay at in Launceston. Please revisit Launceston and Topiary Haven for a longer stay in the not too distant future. Gardens are always changing !! Thanking you, Diana & Barry