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Platypus Park Country Retreat

Peaceful and Relaxing – “Play Seaside Stay Countryside” where your onsite hosts will greet you with a smile!
Platypus Park Country Retreat, Ada Street, Bridport, Tasmania, Australia
Rates from $140

Platypus Park Country Retreat Details 


Comfort is Our First Priority
At Platypus Park Country Retreat we have accommodation options to suit everyone!
Self contained ensuite rooms
Self contained family units
Romantic cottages, self contained and self catering
Spa ensuite rooms
Offering, one, two and three bedroom accommodation options, just choose the one which suits you best
Room only or bed and breakfast provisions
Brid – One Bedroom Apartment
Once you arrive you will be personally welcomed and shown to the Brid one bedroom apartment unit, it is just what you and your partner need after a brilliant day touring North East Tasmania. You will have everything you need at your fingertips. The apartment has recently been renovated to include a reverse cycle air conditioner which will keep you nice a cosy in the cooler months and chilled when warm. The new kitchen will be a delight to self cater should you wish.
Come and enjoy the comfortable queen bed and private ensuite bathroom, in addition all linen and toiletries are supplied for your convenience. Wi Fi is connected to the apartment to allow you to keep in touch while enjoying your holiday.
You should find the 17 hectare rural property on the Brid River very relaxing, and the one bedroom apartment accommodation comfortable, whilst the Bridport town services, including hotels and restaurant, are a couple of minutes drive away from the property.
Relax, Golf or Mountainbiking
Therfore the Brid apartment is just perfect for an overnight stay or a short break to North East Tasmania or perhaps a golfing trip to Barnbougle Dunes. If mountain biking is your passion, Blue Derby Trails are only 40 minutes drive away.
Lavender Cottage One Bedroom Spa Apartment
Lavender Cottage at Platypus Park Country Retreat is a one bedroom spa apartment which is perfect for two travelers after a day of exploring North East Tasmania You should arrive in time for a leisurely walk around the garden, or the greater rural property, and relax on your sunny verandah. Sofie, the kelpie cross dog, will take you for a guided walk to the river or farm dams to try to spot a platypus.
Comfortable one bedroom spa apartment accommodation, with everything you need for a few days away, including the two person spa bath. The kitchen is fully equiped ready for you to prepare your meals, which will allow you more time to unwind and relax in your cosy home.
You should book direct with us today, using the “Book Now” button on the side.
Bridport village is just a couple of minutes drive, where you will find all the beaches, shops, hotels and restaurant/eateries you need while taking a break away. Barnbougle Dunes and Lost Farm golf courses are only five or ten minutes drive and Blue Derby mountain bike trails are 40 minute drive.
Lavender Ensuite Room – Disabled Access
An ensuite room with disabled access, is just right for an overnight stay. Comfortable room with all your basic needs, in a quiet location over looking the garden and with parking at your door. We will personally welcome you to ensure you are settled in comfortably.
Sofie the dog will take you for a guided walk to the river or farm dams, if you’re up to it, to try to spot a platypus.
The ensuite room has a full size fridge and microwave, limited crockery and cutlery, which lets you prepare basic meals. The tea and coffee making facilities are also in your room. The queen bed and single bed are comfortable for a short stay on the rural property. Electric room heating will keep you snuggly in winter.
Your bathroom is wheelchair friendly and meets the Australian standards. There are rails around the toilet and in the shower. We also provide an adjustable hand held shower and a shower stool for your convenience.
Through the entry to your ensuite room, you will see the laundry facilites which allows you to freshen up your holiday outfits.
Bridport Village is just a couple of minutes drive from your accommodation, where you will find a restaurant, hotels and shops servicing all your needs.
Forester Two Bedroom Family Apartment
You and your family or friends, should be very comfortable staying a few days in the Forester, spacious two bedroom family apartment. Bring your chef who will delight in the new kitchen, which now includes a dishwasher, full stove and microwave, and the new bathroom will be a pleasure to use. With the games room just across the garden and the BBQ as well, you will be all set for a fantastic extended holiday experience.
Bridport village centre is just a few minutes drive from your self contained two bedroom family apartment. You will find the shops, restaurant and hotels and other eateries all within easy reach, in the centre of Bridport which allows you to enjoy country living near the seaside.
You can make your booking today, direct with us, by clicking the red book now button. We take groups of up to thirty, which allows interest groups, family reunions, weddings and golfing groups to take over the whole property. You should talk to us about your requirements soon.
Discover Tasmania
Come and relax after a day discovering the secrets of the North East of Tasmania – walking, swimming or playing golf and some might be testing the mountain bike trails in Derby. Bridport village has a new playground which will allow your children to enjoy hours of fun.
We look forward to personally welcoming you very soon to your home away from home, Forester two bedroom family apartment.
Pipers Two Bedroom Family Apartment
Wouldn’t you like to relax in your own family apartment, and enjoy a home away from home? The Pipers apartment has two bedrooms, spacious living room, a new kitchen and bathroom. Your family will have access to the games room, and barbecue, coupled with the space of forty acres to roam around; it’s the perfect accommodation solution when travelling with your family or friends.
Equally this apartment suits golfers, mountainbikers and work colleagues. One queen bed and two singles allows you to share the costs around.
The village of Bridport is only a few minutes drive away, where you will find all the shops, supermarket, bakery hotels, restaurant and eateries you need when on holiday. Bridport has walking tracks, children’s playground, and tennis courts all for your enjoyment.
Make your booking now and come and enjoy the countryside and the beach at the same time. The kids will love the farm, feeding the chickens and watching the calves at play. Sofie, the dog, will take you for walks to the Brid River to try to spot the platypus.
Wattle Spa Studio two Bedroom Ensuite Studio Room
The perfect solution to your overnight accommodation for two singles, alternatively one or two couples. There are two queen beds in the ensuite studio room. Compact ensuite studio room with all your basic facilities all at your finger tips, and a view out over the rural property and gardens.
You will be able to roam around the rural property with Sofie the friendly dog, she takes you for guided walks to the Brid river to spot a platypus. Perhaps you would like to fish for trout in our farm dams, or just relax on the sunny verandah.
Bridport village is only a two minute drive, where you will find the supermarket, bakery, hotels, cafes and restaurant ready to serve your needs. The children’s playground and beautiful beaches will keep everyone happy.
Barnbougle Dunes and Lost Farm golf courses are only five or ten minutes drive from your accommodation. Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails are within easy reach, a cool 40 minute drive to the sweet flowing trails. Bridestowe Lavender Farm is a thirty minute trip and you could include the TreeTops Adventure at Hollybank too.
Wattle Spa Cottage three Bedroom Apartment
Accommodation with two queen beds and three singles is hard to find, but here you have it all. Fully self contained three bedroom apartment with spa bathroom, just the thing for relaxation after golf at Barnbougle Dunes or touring around North East Tasmania.
Your home away from home comes with everything you will need to enjoy a short stay. A barbecue on the verandah overlooking the garden is a perfect way to unwind in the summer evenings. Bridport town centre, with hotels, shops, cafes and restaurant, walks and beaches are only a few minutes drive down the country road.
Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails are an easy forty minute drive away, have it all – beaches and trails. Treetops Adventure is also only forty minutes drive through Lilydale, which allows you to swing through the trees then check out the trails on your bike.


Platypus Park Country Retreat has 10 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms featuring pure luxury throughout.


Full kitchen facility and spacious lounge dining area, furnished with quality and comfortable fittings
One standard bathroom with shower, toilet and hand basin. Hair dryer.
Flat screen HD TV, DVD, CD/tape/radio.
Cosy wood fire and electric air conditioner
Electric blanket
All linen is supplied, towels, sheets, doonas, pillows
Double sofa bed as well to cater for the occasional extra person.
Can accommodate 2 but may take up to 4 persons.
Shared guests’ laundry with washing machine, dryer, ironing board and iron.

Checking In & Out

Check-in from 2pm and check-out by 11am


Brid – One Bedroom Apartment: Nightly rate $140 for two people.
Extra person rate $20 per night.
Lavender Cottage One Bedroom Spa Apartment: Nightly rate $175 for two people.
Extra person rate $20 per night.
Lavender Ensuite Room – Disabled Access: Nightly Rate from $110 double
May accommodate 3 people. Extra person rate $20 per night.
Forester Two Bedroom Family Apartment: Nightly rate $160 for two people.
Can accommodated up to 6. Extra person rate $20 per night.
Pipers Two Bedroom Family Apartment: Nightly rate $160 for two people.
Can accommodate up to 6. Extra person rate $20 per night.
Wattle Spa Studio two Bedroom Ensuite Studio Room: Nightly rate $145 for two people.
Extra person rate $20 per night.
Wattle Spa Cottage three Bedroom Apartment: Nightly rate $180 for two people.
May accommodate 7 people. Extra person rate $20 per night.
Checking In & Out
$140 / per night


Getting There and Distances

Platypus Park Country Retreat is 2 Kms from Bridport

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