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Sandpiper Ocean Cottages

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Terrace/patio
Terrace/patio
32-inch LCD TV with satellite channels, DVD player
Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar, iron/ironing board

Overview of Sandpiper Ocean Cottages

Entire home

Sandpiper Ocean Cottages

4 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
18546 Tasman Highway, Douglas River, TAS, 7215

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDenison Rivulet Conservation Area1 min walk
  • Popular LocationDenison Beach1 min walk
  • Popular LocationDiamond Island Nature Reserve4 min drive

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Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (The Ocean View Cottage)

  • 90 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible, Garden View

  • 100 sq m
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 Single Beds

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Beachcomber Cottage)

  • 100 sq m
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Sandpiper Cottage)

  • 100 sq m
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 Single Beds

Standard Suite, Multiple Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (The Beach House)

  • 160 sq m
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 8
  • 5 Single Beds

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Driftwood Cottage)

  • 100 sq m
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

About this area

Douglas River

Located in Douglas River, Sandpiper Ocean Cottages is on the beach. Bicheno Penguin Tours and Freycinet Vineyards are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Denison Rivulet Conservation Area and Apsley Conservation Area. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale watching. Guests love the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Denison Rivulet Conservation Area - 1 min walk
  • Denison Beach - 1 min walk
  • Apsley Conservation Area - 3 min drive
  • Redbill Beach - 4 min drive
  • Diamond Island Nature Reserve - 4 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sails Restaurant - 7 min drive
  • Sealife Centre - 7 min drive
  • Sea Life Centre - 7 min drive
  • Oasis Bar & Bistro - 7 min drive
  • Seahorse - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Hobart International Airport (HBA) - 136 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Sandpiper Ocean Cottages

Beachfront cottage for sun and fun
Guests at this beach cottage will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. All 6 cottages have LCD TVs with satellite channels, and feature kitchens with fridges, hobs and microwaves. Guests will also find washers/dryers, pillowtop beds and WiFi.
Sandpiper Ocean Cottages offers 6 forms of accommodation with washers/dryers and DVD players. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 4-star cottage has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

This Douglas River cottage provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include minibars and coffee/tea makers.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • On the beach
  • Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas

Internet

  • WiFi available (AUD 20 per stay)

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Kitchen

  • Fridge (full size)
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker

Dining

  • Minibar

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathrooms

  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV with satellite service
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities

Comfort

  • Heating

Pets

  • Pet friendly
  • AUD 10 per pet per stay
  • 2 per room
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms
  • Cats and dogs welcome

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • Near the sea
  • On the waterfront

Things to do

  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Whale watching nearby

General

  • 6 rooms
  • 1 floor
  • 6 buildings
  • Built in 2000

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of AUD 10 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room
Food and water bowls are available
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 10 per night

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 20.00 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 20 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Pet fee: AUD 10 per pet, per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

Sandpiper Ocean Cottages Douglas River
Sandpiper Ocean Cottages House Douglas River
Sandpiper Ocean Cottages House
dpiper Ocean s Douglas River
Sandpiper Ocean Cottages Cottage
Sandpiper Ocean Cottages Douglas River
Sandpiper Ocean Cottages Cottage Douglas River

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 84 out of 93 reviews
5 - Excellent 90%
Rating 4 - Good. 9 out of 93 reviews
4 - Good 10%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 93 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 93 reviews
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Peace Haven
Absolutely amazing place that I really don’t want to share with anyone. So peacefully quiet, only minutes from Bicheno by car, super clean and comfy bedding. The private beach access was spectacular and a breakfast hamper on arrival was nicely packed with local produce
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The fireplace with ready logs, the super comfy beds, the wonderful heating system in every room, the well equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, induction stove, washing machine with detergent. Short walk to a white sandy beach which feels like a private beach. We loved it!
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location on the beach and close to Bicheno. Very quiet and peaceful spot
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Relaxing holiday home
Very peaceful location. Lovely welcome breakfast pack. Great cooking facilities.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019