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Huon Bush Teepees TAS

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 12 m²
Property type camp ground

Overview

About the property

Relax, explore and experience nature at Huon Bush Teepees, 50 min from Hobart

For your added security, this property is only managed in Australia and we never request payments be made to overseas bank accounts.

Situated within an extensive habitat reserve, this nature retreat features 5km of bush walks on-site, via a rainforest and waterfall to mountain top views. At this multi award winning, carbon positive (we absorb more carbon than we release) retreat, there is wildlife without cages and privacy is protected by 4km winding gravel road, steep in places.

Each teepee is in its own individual forest setting with a private deck, outdoor seating, a comfortable double bed that folds away into a sofa, and a cosy wood-heater. It is 1 minute walk to the shared facilities including a large undercover kitchen area with gas cooking (stovetop, grill, oven, bbq, cooking and eating utensils) and an outdoor fire, also, a modern shower block with instant gas hot water and eco-friendly composting toilets. A large, outdoor bath tucked into the forest nearby is available on a booking system. Teepees have 12-volt solar powered lights and a cd player, towels and linen are included.

Huon Bush Teepees are central to all the attractions of the Huon Valley just 50 minutes drive from Hobart. Nearby are restaurants, a cider and apple museum, several walks to waterfalls and a choice of boat trips. We are in the Mount Misery Habitat Reserve. Right onsite are wildlife without cages, 5 km of bushwalks including rainforest, sub-alpine heathland, a small waterfall and mountaintop. Interpretive panels tell the story of Aboriginal Tasmanians and environmental issues.

Each teepee has one double sofa bed. We can add an extra foam mattress on the floor, including linen, for children at extra $40/nt. Max 3 people per tipee. Base pricing includes first 2 people using one double sofa bed. For groups of 4 - 6 people, we will allocate 2 tipees, subject to availability.

We are fully accredited Tourism Industry Council of Tasmania, also Gay Friendly Accredited.

More Details

Owner
Paul Dimmcik
Member since: 2004
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
9 July, 2018

About Paul Dimmcik

A passionate environmentalist and traveler, building an eco-retreat is the perfect way to blend my passions.

Paul Dimmcik purchased this camp ground in 2002

Why Paul Dimmcik chose Ranelagh

We built the eco-retreat from scratch in an area of recovering farmland and oldgrowth forest that was about to be logged. Now we protect the natural values and share this beautiful place with guests.

What makes this camp ground unique

Nature, tranquility, eco-features include composting toiets, natural water supply, wildlife without cages, bushwalking tracks, rainforest, mountaintop and waterfall. You are not just paying for somewhere to sleep but a whole, multi day eco-experience.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday camp ground rental in Ranelagh, Australia

Property Type:
  • camp ground
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 12 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Tipees can accommodate 1, 2 or 3 people. If you request 4, 5 or 6 people, we will allocate 2 tipees if available.
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shared campground facilities include showers, toilet and bath
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed , Each tipee has one double sofa bed
  • We have two tipees, each is suitable for 1 or 2 people using one double sofa bed. Standard pricing includes 2 people using one bed in one tipee.
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • forests
  • winery tours
Notes:
Set in an extensive private habitat reserve, this is the perfect place to relax, explore and experience nature for at least 2 nights. Stay multi nights and save on only paying the cleaning fee once.

Reviews

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(1 traveller review)

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Huon Bush Teepees TAS
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bush experience

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in a tipi. There's a fire to keep warm, amenities are close and clean and there's an open camp kitchen. Lots of animals visit and there's a lyrebird around, too. We went walking through the bush and wet rainforest, its a beautiful place to get close to nature.

  • Review Submitted: 02/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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