Glencoe Rural Retreat offers four star bed and breakfast accommodation at Barrington, near Sheffield, Tasmania.
Glencoe Farm Guest House sits among fertile Kentish Plains overlooked by craggy Mount Roland. Glencoe is a gateway to Cradle Mountain, the lakes district and the World Heritage Area.
French-born Remi and Ginette Bancal, formerly at Calstock Guest House, in 2006 completely renovated and decorated Glencoe in a chic French country style, with lovely modern bathrooms.
Glencoe has four ensuite guest rooms, guest lounge, breakfast and casual dining room. The atmosphere is friendly and intimate.
Glencoe is open during the day as a garden tea-room serving light traditional French cooking.
Remi and Ginette offer theirs guests a traditional French provincial dinner using fresh produce from their garden - pre-booking only.
Glencoe is blessed with wonderful attractions and activities within easy reach to suit everyone: garden tours, horse riding, fishing, bush walking, antiques, wineries, berry farms and cheese tasting.
Glencoe Farm is within a one-hour drive of Cradle Mountain and a 30-minute drive from the Devonport ferry terminal, so make Glencoe your first or last stop or simply a "pied à terre" when visiting Tasmania.
Check-in time is 1400. Please contact operator for check-in after 1800.
Poley's Place is a ing cattle property and primitive camping ground located on the banks of the beautiful Barrington River that offers country style accommodation near Gloucester. Open all year round, Poley's Place is pet friendly and hosts Country Music Hoedowns over Easter and October long weekends.
Situated eight kilometres from Gloucester along the picturesque Thunderbolts Way, Poley's Place comprises over 500 acres of rich grazing land including five acres of rainforest only a five minute walk from the camping ground. For the fisherman the Barrington River is a great spot for fishing where there are perch, mullet, catfish and herring. Trout can be caught further up river towards the beautiful Barrington Tops.
You can enjoy camping, fishing, swimming in the river, canoeing, nature walks, bird watching, barbecues, tube riding over the rapids. There are hot showers, flushing toilets, an animal farm for children plus Poley's Place is pet friendly!
Camping like it used to be, at The Steps of Girrba, the most picturesque rapids on the beautiful Barrington River.
Nestled beneath the 600 metre peak of Mount Prince Charlie in the lush Barrington River Valley, The Steps is a camping destination of spectacular natural beauty. At this splendid riverside location next to The Steps rapids, you can relive the best of your childhood camping experiences with an uncrowded campground, unspoilt river vistas and friendly wildlife.
The Steps Campground is an authentic camping experience in the wilderness with year round appeal. The bushland setting of this boutique campground is easily accessed by two wheel drive vehicles and offers just eight campsites accommodating up to 20 people each.
Although designated as primitive, amenities include hot showers, flushing toilets, fire pits and two permanent shelters available for hire. Please note no pets are allowed due to the close proximity of various wildlife.
Mansfield Cottage - where you will love the peace and quiet of country life, where the stars drift down to kiss the Mother Earth and Nature's gift of birds and animals abound naturally for all to see and enjoy.
Mansfield provides that getaway from the hustle, bustle and the very full life of the city - take that well deserved break - make the time to smell the roses - find again the 'elixir of love' - have some quality time with the family - don't just dream it, do it now.
The cottage is a traditional three bedroom farmhouse, dating from the early 1950s, resting on the banks of the Barrington river. Reverse cycle air-conditioning, slow combustion fire and bedroom fans will assist your comfort. As their guest, you will have sole use of the cottage and the surrounding four hectares.
Explore and enjoy!
Birdsong at Barrington is an elevated north facing one room cabin just 10 minutes from the beautiful town of Gloucester. A generous continental breakfast is included in the tariff.
Ideal for couples wanting a short break, this modern room is separated from the main house and is equipped with queen bed, en suite and kitchenette. A barbecue is also available. Use Birdsong as a base for energetic activities or just relax and enjoy the view from the balcony.