Just 50 minutes from Hobart in Tasmania, 5 minutes from Mt Field National Park and Russell Falls, fish for Trout, watch the Platypus, have great coffee next door at the Possum Shed, just relax in your very own affordable, self contained accommodation.
So, whether you've been catching trout or salmon, viewing the wild scenery of the South West World Heritage Area, gazing at the world's tallest hardwood trees in the Styx Valley, watching the local wildlife and waterfalls, or simply relaxing on the river bank with a good read, the Platypus Riverside Cottage offers a warm and welcome haven.
There's a welcome fire waiting for you in winter at this easy location stopover between Strahan and Hobart.
Relax on your own deck off your cosy riverfront bedroom.
Your cottage sleeps a maximum of 4 people in 2 bedrooms.
Queen bed plus 2 single beds are top quality for a great nights sleep.
Experience your very own warm and inviting fully self-contained Platypus Playground Riverside Cottage, just minutes away from Mount Field National Park and the famous Russell Falls. Enjoy amenities and comfort in keeping with a rustic rural cottage. Your charming cottage displays a quaint character and charm from yesteryear - while you sleep a few feet from the Tyenna River.
In the small lounge room there's a couch - you can light the enclosed combustion fire which will be ready and set for you. It is very effective, and heats the whole house. A nice space in which to read, or plan your next walk. You'll sleep on a new queen size bed, sit on your private riverside deck, and if you're patient, watch the platypus swimming along the Tyenna River bank, cook your freshly caught trout on the gas BBQ and much more.