A guide to the best accommodation in Bruny Island

Bruny Island is located in the Kingborough municipality of southern Tasmania. The island is virtually divided in two with North Bruny and South Bruny connected only by a narrow strip of land. Several Bruny Island accommodation options are available for visitors. However, the more popular ones tend to be the beach houses and bed and breakfast cottages. Depending on your needs and budget, you are more than likely going to find some place that will make your vacation a memorable one.

The Bruny Island Beachside accommodations are new houses built in 2008. The beach house and apartments are equipped with sunny spacious decks great for barbecuing and watching the children play on the beach. They come fully equipped with washer and dryer, DVD/CD player, linens and comfortable beds and couches.

Located just south of Hobart at Dennes Point this unit is just minutes away from the jetty where many visitors enjoy watching the dolphin play and some like catching squid. There are plenty of walking areas through bush lands and along the beaches. A short drive away you can visit the Penguin Rookery where you will have the chance to view the smallest species of penguin in the world called the Fairy Penguins.

Blackwood Studio Bed and Breakfast has newly renovated one-bedroom apartments situated in the peaceful area of Adventure Bay. The units have fully equipped kitchens, lounging area with all the modern conveniences and rear, private balconies overlooking a bush area where chances to view wildlife are abundant.
These studios are just minutes from one of Australia’s best beaches, Adventure Bay Beach. Shopping is close by and access to beach fishing, bush walking, swimming and bird watching are all readily available. The studio units are a great place for a couple’s getaway; they also have cottages, which are suited for family vacations.

St Clairs Luxury Cottage is a large pine-lined room with a cathedral ceiling. A veranda runs the length of the cottage with a spa room on one end. Here you can relax and enjoy a candlelight evening in the spa watching magnificent sunsets or wildlife feeding on the front lawn.

Breathtaking scenery and many scenic spots that can easily be reached by car from the cottage. A number of walks go to remote and spectacular beaches. Adventure Bay is close by where boating and fishing are available. There are island charters that explore Bruny’s remote south coast, visit seal colonies and view magnificent scenery and wildlife from the water.

The Bruny Island Explorers Cottages are located in Lunawanna. Each unit sleeps up to four people and each has its own private balcony. They are equipped with cozy fireplaces so if you decide to go out for the day you will come home to a warm environment. The cottages are not far from the Cape Bruny Lighthouse, which is the oldest continuous lighthouse tower in Australia under Commonwealth control.

With all the options available, you should be able to find a great Bruny Island accommodation for your next vacation. The island is full of wonderful things to see and do. Hopefully, you will find vacation accommodations to fulfill your expectations whether it is for a weekend getaway for you and your partner or a family vacation for a week.

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