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The Roundhouse : Rainforest & Mountains

The Roundhouse
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Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Deloraine, Tasmania
The Roundhouse is located in a place of spectacular beauty, with views of Quamby Bluff and the Great Western Tiers on all sides. The property is surrounded by World Heritage Rainforest which still exists as a result of the protracted Jackeys Marsh Forest mProtests. The fresh air, crystal clear water, abundant wildlife and pristine environment are all environmental values prized by the people of Jackeys Marsh. We would now like to share our unique heritage with the rest of the world.
The space

The Roundhouse is a self-contained home set apart from the other buildings on the property. It gives you the privacy and independence to do your own thing. The interior is warm and comfortable with extensive windows to highlight the amazing views of the mountain valley of Jackeys Marsh.

The Roundhouse is full of architectural features. From the han...
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Listing #HL8333538
About the Owner
Kim C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2016
Interaction with guests
Owner /builder Kim Clark says 'I wear 3 hats... builder / designer... musician / composer.... theatre director / playwright. 'Nut Garden', my property since 1975, has been my playground and my architecture has accumulated and developed into a showcase of my ideas and skills. ' Kim Clark and his family live on the property and somebody is usually available to assist guests. They have a strong heritage in environmental protection and sustainable living, and are very keen to share their knowledge and experiences with guests.
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

I only had two rainy days in the Roundhouse but I enjoyed it very much. Kim is an exceptional host and a great architect, builder, singer, actor, he is really amazing. Roundhouse has a extremely wonderful view of surrounding rain forests and mountains and the...More

Thank Szanand
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Arriving for a single night on new years day, The Roundhouse proved to be the perfect recovery retreat inclusive of fresh raspberries from the garden and kookaburra visitors. The stay was topped off by one of the best pub meals ever at the Deloraine Hotel.

Thank Rose C
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Reviewed March 8, 2017

The unassuming host, Kim Clark, runs a multi room, well equipped 'house' that is a truly cleansing and healing space. All Kim's building are hand built by this very talented artist. Traditional wood crafts are all around you; cured woods, old recycled timbers, structurally challenging...More

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PeterKimClark, VR Owner at The Roundhouse : Rainforest & Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2017

Thanks Peter for your kind words. I enjoyed meeting and talking with you. I hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday. Kind regards Kim

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No hair dryers or high current devices (We are on Solar Power)
WIFI limited to 500mb per day (We have restricted Satellite internet)
Smoking only allowed outside
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
    2 Sofas
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  • Damage Deposit: $72 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
The neighbourhood

Jackeys Marsh has a small community of approximately 80 people scattered throughout the valley. Most of the valley is heavily forested with small farms occupying the clearings. Because Jackeys Marsh is off the state energy grid, it attracts those who seek an alternative and more independent lifestyle
Getting around
You will need your own car. There are no buses, trains or any other public transportation in the area. The closest general store is located in Meander which is 6km down the road, with the nearest major town (with a supermarket) being Deloraine, approximately a 20minute drive away.
The Roundhouse is about a 1 hour drive from Launceston airport, 1 and a half hours drive from Cradle Mountain.
Local attractions within 30mins drive of Roundhouse include
Liffey Falls.
King Soloman and Maracoopa limestone caves and
Trowunna Wildlife Park.Mole Creek
Walks to Meander Falls, Quamby Bluff.
Picnic at Lake Huntsman.Meander
Pearn's Steamworld Westbury.
Places to eat include Christmas Hills Rasberry Farm Restaurant, Deloraine Deli, Empire Hotel Deloraine
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Launceston airport : 49.7 mi
Ferry: Devonport: 49.7 mi
Deloraine is halfway between Launceston and Devonport. Leave Deloraine on Highland Lakes Rd towards Meander. Turn left onto East Meander Rd just before you arrive in Meander, and then turn right into Jackeys Marsh Rd. The Roundhouse is 5.4km up Jackeys Marsh Road on your right. The property is signposted, and you will be able to see the Roundhouse from the road as you drive past. There is an illuminated sign at night at driveway.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 49.7 mi.
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