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Kettering Vistas - Self-contained Cottage - Gateway to Bruny Island & Beyond

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Kettering, Tasmania
Chris and Sue welcome travellers to their home - Kettering Vistas - nestled in the Kettering hinterland, with views to Bruny Island, Mt Wellington and North West Bay. The perfect base to spend a few days exploring the beautiful sights, sounds and produce of the Bruny Island, D'Entrecasteaux Channel and Huon Valley regions. You will find a very modern and well equipped cottage with full kitchen facilities and separate laundry. The cottage is very cosy, with double-glazed doors and windows, full insulation, air conditioning, an electric blanket and extra blankets. The main bed will be made up for every booking. Extra beds and bedding will be provided if requested at booking or prior to arrival. We provide light breakfast supplies for your first morning, cooking supplies (e.g. oil, seasonings, pasta, rice) & local hand-made chocolate... Read more
Listing #HL9298553
About the Owner
Chris O
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2018
Interaction with guests
Naturally, when we are on site, we are always available for a chat or to help out. We are only a phone call or TripAdvisor message away if we aren't on site. We would love to point out some of our favourite haunts and attractions and give you a chance to pick our brains. If possible, we would also like to introduce you George, so you can get to know each other for your stay.
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Chris is a fantastic host. Thoughtful and attentive in making my stay one to remember. The cottage is set on acreage with wonderful views. It is modern with great facilities. Love the garden.

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Sue C
Management response:Responded February 18, 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words Sue. We hope to see you again. Chris

  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Please do not enter the property before 3pm or after 10pm on check-in day. No early or late check-in. Please read the House Rules, Departure Checklist and Guest Resources...
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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About the neighborhood
The Channel and Bruny Island region is chock full of things to do, see, eat and drink.

Around Kettering, we have both the Steam House and Bruny Gateway Cafes, Pashas Indian Restaurant, the Peppermint Bay Restaurant in Woodbridge and of course the famous Nutpatch Chocolatier. For a local fine dining experience, we recommend Howden Villa in Howden, near Margate.

Our Bruny Island favourites include Bruny Island Cheeses, Get Shucked Oysters, Bruny Island Premium Wines, the South Bruny Lighthouse, the House of Whiskey and of course the Bruny Island Cruises run by Pennicott Adventures.

Further South via Cygnet and the Huon Valley, we are spoilt with cider and wine producers,great cafes, coastal drives, forest trails and mountain hikes.
Getting around
Access to your own vehicle is recommended. However, if you are relying on public transport, Metro buses run a limited service between Hobart and Kettering via Kingston. There is a bus stop at the end of our road and at the Ferry Terminal. We can assist with drop off and pick up from these bus stops.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Hobart Airport: 31.1 mi
Ferry: Bruny Island Ferry: 2.5 mi
If driving from Hobart Airport, you will be driving through Hobart city, taking the Southern Outlet out of Hobart. As you approach Kingston stay in the left hand lane for Kingston if you wish to get some supplies from Coles or Woolworths. Move to the right hand lane if you wish to bypass Kingston and travel on to Kettering. At the large roundabout to the south of Kingston, follow the exit towards Kettering and the Ferry. You will travel through Margate (nb. bottle shop on the right), Snug, Oyster Cove and then into Kettering. After passing the oval to your left, you will see the exit for the Bruny Island Ferry to your left. Travel a further 50 metres beyond this exit and turn right into Oxleys Road. After approximately 300 metres, you take a sharp left up Groombridges Road (nb. unsealed r... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.8 mi.
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