Tarkinegrove, welcomes you to the Wild Side.

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Entire cottage hosted by David

  1. 5 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 1 bath
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Located on the South Arthur River Touring Route just 10 mins from the Arthur River and 5 mins from the start of the Tarkine forest.
A private cottage separate cottage with abundant grounds and resident wildlife this is Tarkinegrove .
Bird enthusiasts, photographers and artists will love Tarkinegrove.
See the Platypus at dusk. Dozens of birds, Devils, & Spotted Tail Quolls, Pademelons, & Eastern Barred Bandicoot do visit, depending on the season.

The space
This fully self-contained two bedroom cottage able to accommodate five comfortably with undercover car parking began it's life around 1910 as the managers home for the Mackay's logging and timber milling operations. In the 1950s became the gardeners cottage, more recently Airbnb accommodation. Full kitchen facilities with dining area, laundry, family bathroom, lounge with wood firebox. Outdoors a BBQ and Fire pit are available, subject to fire safety restrictions, for dining on the deck under the great Horse Chestnut tree.
Four and a half acres of semi-botanical gardens, including a giant pandani, 2 enormous red wood trees along with a copper beech and weeping birches and other specimen trees that you are free to wander and enjoy.
A few minutes to the Arthur River and on the South Arthur River Loop. Plus a number of other day trips.
Minimal light pollution, the night’s sky is iridescent.
Your Cottage has its own private acreage bordered by a grove of giant Macrocarpa.
Our guests say "A truly peaceful place".

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed, 1 bunk bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
TV
Free washing machine – In unit
Free dryer – In unit
Private patio or balcony
Private backyard – Not fully fenced
Indoor fireplace: wood-burning
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.78 out of 5 stars from 96 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Roger River, Tasmania, Australia

We are 25 mins from Smithton and 35 mins from Stanley, both have excellent cafes, restaurants, and a selection of clubs and hotels. Smithton has an IGA and a well stocked Woolworths store to pick up provisions.
The NW Tasmania has the finest foods with Cape Grim Beef. Leatherwood and Manuka Honey at Smithton, Whisky, Ciders and Homemade chocolates at Stanley.

Hosted by David

  1. Joined in April 2019
  • 96 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
Hosts, David and Gail draw from their years of travel experience the needs of guests and is reflected in the fit out of the cottage . David is a professional photographer and Gail is a Landscape Artist. Both have a deep interest in nature and welcome you to The Wild Side...Tarkinegrove.
Hosts, David and Gail draw from their years of travel experience the needs of guests and is reflected in the fit out of the cottage . David is a professional photographer and Gail…

During your stay

Our homestead is a short stroll away but private from your accommodation and we are available should you need any help or local tips.

David is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Policy number: Exempt: This listing falls under Section 12 of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 2:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety practices apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
May encounter potentially dangerous animal
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy