Newly constructed in 2014, this 2-storey, 4 bedroom cottage has all the modern conveniences you would expect of a new home, with the feel of a luxury hotel. Now offering free wi-fi during your stay.
Bedroom 1 features a luxuriously sized king bed. The room has a double wardrobe and looks out over the backyard. Adjoining the bedroom is a private en-suite with toilet, shower and vanity.
Bedroom 2 contains 1 queen size bed and sleeps up to 2 guests.
The living area has comfortable and spacious seating facing towards the TV and DVD player. A number of in-house movies are available for you to watch.
The large dining table seats up to 8.
The living area is heated with a reverse cycle heat pump, which heats in winter and cools in summer. The energy-efficient double glazed windows also help to keep the area at an ambient temperature.
Downstairs also contains a separate toilet, laundry with washing machine and ironing facilities.
Bedroom 3, the largest of the bedrooms, has 2 single beds plus a double. Within the bedroom is an entertainment area including a TV, DVD player with a vast library of DVDs and a wii and PlayStation gaming consoles.
Bedroom 4 contains a double bed and 2 single beds, and can sleep up to 4 guests.
Adjoining bedroom 4 is the main bathroom, which contains a spa bath with overhead shower, 3rd toilet and vanity.
Both upstairs bedrooms have wall-mounted heaters, and downstairs portable heaters are available for the bedrooms.
Catering for your baby:
The property has a number of conveniences to help while travelling with young children. We have a portacot available on request as well as high chair, change table and baby bath. A bed rail is also available for use with a single bed. There is no additional charge for infants in cots, but please advise when booking to ensure sufficient towels are made available.
The downstairs area is easily accessible for those with limited mobility, including the elderly with walkers. There are no stairs to the front door and the downstairs shower (in the ensuite) has a low step in.
About the Location
Van Diemens Cottage is situated in the historic village fo Evandale, approximately a 5 minute drive from the Launceston airport, and a 15 minute drive from the centre of Launceston. Single night bookings are welcome and provide an ideal stopover for late night arrivals or early morning departures from the nearby airport.
Evandale is a National Trust classified village, featuring a number of historic properties and attractions. A number of events are held in Evandale annually, including the Penny Farthing Championship, Glover Art Prize and regular Sunday markets.
The main street of Evandale (a short walk from Van Diemens Cottage) has a number of shops including a bakery, cafes, pubs, IGA convenience store and a number of other specialty shops.
Evandale is located in close proximity to a number of Launceston's attractions, including the Simmons Plains Raceway (V8 Supercars), Agfest, Festivale, and is easy driving distance to Launceston and its surrounds.
Bedding is as follows:
Bedroom 1: 1 x King bed - sleeps 2 (ground level)
Bedroom 2: 1 x Queen - sleeps 2 (ground level)
Bedroom 3: 2 x single beds + 1 x double - sleeps 4 (top level)
Bedroom 4: 1 x Double bed + 2 Single - sleeps 4 (top level)
The cottage sleeps a maximum of 12 guests.
All sheets and towels are provided and are included in the nightly cost.
All prices include up to 4 quests.
Additional guests are charged at $15 per person, per night.
Maximum occupancy of 12 guests. Minimum stay of 2 nights applies
There is no extra charge for infants in portacots, but please advise of any infants staying to ensure sufficient towels are provided.