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Oysterhouse - A premium luxury experience right by the water.

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
On the beach
On the beach
On the beach

Overview of Oysterhouse - A premium luxury experience right by the water.

Entire home

Oysterhouse - A premium luxury experience right by the water.

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

3 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Hobart, TAS

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTasmania Golf Club15 min drive
  • AirportHobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.)19 min drive
  • Popular LocationCoal Valley Vineyard21 min drive
  • Popular LocationGrote Reber Museum27 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6
220 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 king bed
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2

About this property

Entire place

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

Oysterhouse - A premium luxury experience right by the water.

Family fun at the shore
Oysterhouse is close to the airport (12min), Hobart city (25min easy drive), a central shopping precinct (less than 10 minutes). We are well located to access the Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur and the East Coast. We are also within a short, scenic drive of historic Richmond and the award winning wineries and restaurants in the Coal River Wine Region.

*Looking for a truly special treat? Oysterhouse has its own helicopter pad! If you would like Tasmanian Air Tours to pick you up from the property and take you on a bespoke tour, a picnic on a private beach, a visit to some of the above places or a trip to the city of Hobart please contact us for further details.

You will love our place because here you will feel nurtured by nature in total privacy on an absolute waterfront setting overlooking Pittwater, Borilla Bay and the many oyster farms dotted throughout the estuary.
At Oysterhouse there is an intimate relationship with the water and shoreline.
Staying in Oysterhouse is a premium luxury experience. You will have stunning unparalleled ever-changing views where at every turn floor to ceiling double glazed windows frame the estuary allowing you to observe nature from extreme comfort no matter what the weather. Huge bi-fold doors open on to expansive decking where you may chose to relax on one of the outdoor bean bags, fish off the deck or dine al fresco.
Nearby is a registered Ramsar international bird sanctuary providing habitat for migratory shorebirds and regionally significant flora and fauna.
Seals are often spotted and pods of dolphins are also sometimes seen.
The property sits on 7.5 acres (3 hectares) of absolute waterfront with several of its own private beaches where you can launch the kayak (life jackets provided) or just take a stroll and at low tide harvest your own oysters.
To visit you will leave the main road and enter a private road at the end of which is a historic railway cutting; this is Oysterhouse's private driveway.
In the evenings and early mornings expect to see wallabies, possums and echidnas.
The house is extremely spacious and the lounge is very comfortable with a cosy slow combustion fire, 65inch Smart TV, DVDs (in the cabinet there is an extensive range of DVDs), stereo and radio.
There is a large selection of books and a range of board games.
Heating and cooling can also be achieved from the reverse cycle air conditioner.
There is a gourmet kitchen with fan forced oven, gas plates, microwave/convection oven and steam oven and enough appliances to allow you to cook up a storm.
The master bedroom suite has the essence of a luxury resort. There is a luxury king bed where you can relax and enjoy the uninterrupted views over the water. The other bedrooms are very comfortable, carpeted and have luxury linen.
In the European laundry there is a front-loading washer, washing powder, iron and ironing board.
Older children will love the property but it is not ideal for very little ones due to its proximity to the water however if you wish to bring young children this can be discussed.

Air-conditioned accommodation at this holiday home offers fireplaces and washers/dryers. Rooms open to balconies. This accommodation is furnished with dining tables and kitchen islands. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers. Smart televisions come with DVD players. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board.

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

Property manager

Nigel Hewitt
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

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


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • On the beach


  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Children's toys
  • Children's games
  • Children's books


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Spices
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Blender
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Dining table


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo
  • Hairdryer
  • Soap
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Wood stove


  • Smart TV
  • Games room
  • DVD player
  • Music library
  • Video library
  • Stereo
  • Games
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine
  • Near a laundromat


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • On the waterfront
  • Near a zoo

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Kayaking on site
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Fishing nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 6
  • Unit size: 2368 sq ft (220 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
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
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit and a deadlock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Oysterhouse Where World Really is Yours House Penna
Oysterhouse Where World Really is Yours House
Oysterhouse Where World Really is Yours Penna
Oysterhouse Where World Really is Yours
Oysterhouse Where the World Really is Yours
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About this area


This holiday home is located on the beach and in an area with good airport proximity and shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Meehan Range Nature Recreation Area and Woodvine Nature Reserve, while Grote Reber Museum and Theatre Royal are cultural highlights. Travelling with kids? Consider Zoodoo Zoo and Subantarctic Plant House. With kayaking and fishing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Tasmania Golf Club - 15 min drive
  • Coal Valley Vineyard - 21 min drive
  • Craigow Vineyard - 22 min drive
  • Puddleduck Vineyard - 23 min drive
  • Grote Reber Museum - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Tasmanian Transport Museum Station - 33 min drive
  • Hobart International Airport (HBA) - 19 min drive


  • Legs'n'breasts - 11 min drive
  • Midway Point Tavern - 11 min drive
  • Velvet - 11 min drive
  • Zhen Bao Restaurant - 11 min drive
  • Sorell Cafe - 11 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 45 out of 46 reviews
5 - Excellent 98%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 46 reviews
4 - Good 2%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 46 reviews
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 46 reviews
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5/5 Excellent

Wonderful views
Great property if you like to go out sightseeing during the day and come back to have dinner in beautiful surroundings, as I don’t know if I would like to the road in at night. We saw birds, dolphins and ate oysters overlooking the water.?

5/5 Excellent

Love this place
An excellent floor plan, great views, felt relaxed as soon as arriving. However, wasn't aware we needed to bring the usual tea and sugar. Great for wheelchair access.

5/5 Excellent

Luxury and tranquility
A fantastically appointed property. Spacious, modern, quality furnishings and appliances, lacks nothing. The property is very peaceful and has a lovely calming view across Pitt Water. We had such a relaxing break. Highly recommended.

5/5 Excellent

Words can’t even begin to describe the peace and serenity we felt in this home and location. My husband caught us a dozen oysters using a scoop crab net without getting his feet wet. We did all our groceries on day 1 and never left till we checked out on day 5. If you love being by the sea and gazing at the stars, cold nights by the fireplace, we highly recommend this beautiful home. It is fully stocked with everything you can think of. It’s definitely a home away from home. Cheers Nigel we loved our stay and seeing the wildlife during the evenings

5/5 Excellent

Perfect relaxation and luxury
One of the few accomodations where the property is better than the photos! Not in central Hobart but if you have a car it’s not an issue, all the sights and attractions are easily accessible. The small town of Sorrell is a 10 min drive away for groceries, alcohol etc. The house has a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, music room, games room & movie selection. Couldn’t be a more comfortable and relaxing place to stay.