Frequently Asked Questions

Do we have to share the cottage with other guests?

No.You do not have to share. You will have sole use of the cottage and its surrounds for your stay.

Is the cottage suitable for young children and infants?

Absolutely. You will find lockable safety gates at the top and bottom of the stairs. There is a wrap around safety guard for the fireplace and we have a porta cot, highchair, changetable and nappy bin available at no extra charge. Board games, books and outdoor games are also provided with D.V.D’s suitable for all ages

Is the cottage suitable for elderly guests?

In most cases yes. However, please contact us before booking. We can place a single bed downstairs for guests who may have difficulty with the stairs.

Do you accept pets?

We are sorry but unfortunately we are no longer able to accept pets.

Is there extra heating?

As well as the log fire, (which heats the downstairs and bedroom areas) we do have extra heating in the lounge and bathroom. There are also electric blankets on all beds. Your wood supply is replaced daily at the front door. You will be toasty warm!

Are there laundry facilities in the cottage?

Yes there is a top loading washing machine, laundry basket and pegs. A washing line is situated next to the cottage.

Is breakfast included in the tariff?

No breakfast is not included in the tariff. As the cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, most guests like to bring their own. However, we can supply you with Breakfast provisions at a small extra cost. Please see our MENU for details.

Are there any shops nearby?

Yes. There is a Woolworths at upper Burnie (just down the road) and we are only a five or six minute drive to Burnie CBD for shopping, theatre, restaurants and the beach.

Is the cottage environmentally friendly?

Yes. We are very environmentally friendly. Your water comes from a crystal clear bore, there are lots of Tasmanian native trees and bird attracting trees and plants.
Your cooking is on bottled gas and all light bulbs are Energy Efficient. Green cleaning products are used where possible. We keep our carbon footprint as low as possible.