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Flinders Island Gourmet Retreat at Cooma House is a newly renovated guesthouse with five double rooms, one of which is all access and a bunk room.

The property is on the doorstep of the National Park, the beach just down the road.

The owner (Wendy) offers cooking schools and other packages.

The space
We have 5 newly built bespoke rooms each with en-suites, plus a bunk room with dedicated bathroom. In your room it’s private, snug and comfortable and you have a smart TV served by satellite. Your en-suite is bright and private. Enjoy our little reading nook, browse our library and sit in a chair together with a N’espresso coffee.

Inside, we have two small meeting spaces, there’s a sheltered outside studio providing seaside views, a north facing courtyard for cafe or bbq and long tables with chairs on the eastern veranda. Breakfast is included and other meals can be arranged separately at an additional charge. Cooking schools are offered on a separate calendar on the Flinders Island Gourmet Retreat web site.

There are opportunities to book scenic flights, golf, charter fishing, bushwalking or history and other tours of the island.

Guest access
BED CONFIGURATIONS:

The Parkavee Room
• Sleeps 2 guests
• 1 x queen size bed

The Emily Room
• Sleeps 2 guests
• 1 x queen size bed

The Wombat Badger Bunk Room
• Sleeps 5 guests
• 2 x single bunk beds
• 1 x single bed

The Topaz Room
• Sleeps 2 guests
• 1 x king size bed

The Moonbird Room
• Sleeps 2 guests
• 1 x king size bed

The Smokey Quartz Room
• Sleeps 2 guests
• 1 x king size bed

All linens and towels will be included for your convinience.
Lost or damaged hired linen / towels may incur costs. Ready Set Stay will assume no linen or towel sets are requested for hire unless advised. For linen or towel hires, advise Ready Set Stay asap as delivery charges may be charged for late notice requests.

Other things to note
All guests must abide by the terms and conditions below:

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. ACCEPTANCE AND RESPONSIBILITY
Payment of the deposit constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions.

2. CHECK IN / OUT
Check in time is dependent on the arrival of your flight. Once you arrive at the airport and pick up your hire car you are welcome to go straight to Cooma House and check in regardless of the time. The owner will be at the home to welcome you.

Check out time is 9am after breakfast.

3. SECURITY BOND
A bond payment of $1,000 is allocated to the booking.

Any damage, loss or expense incurred by management as a result breaching these terms and conditions will be charged against the bond. Examples of this include but are not limited to are any breakage, damage or excess cleaning requirements, extra guests beyond those declared, complaints made against you, etc.

4. PETS
Pets are not allowed in the property.

5. LINEN AND TOWELS
Guests are supplied with fresh linen and towels.
Lost or damaged hired linen / towels may incur costs. Ready Set Stay will assume no linen or towel sets are requested for hire unless advised. For linen or towel hires, advise Ready Set Stay asap as delivery charges may be charged for late notice requests.

6. PROBLEMS OR COMPLAINTS
If a complaint is raised, guests will be contacted on the phone number provided on the booking request, please ensure this number is correct

Any complaint, which cannot be resolved locally, must be notified in writing to management prior to departure from the property.

7. MEALS
Daily breakfast is included in the rate, for up to 15 guests.

Lunch and Dinner can be purchased at an additional cost.

Indicative prices are:

Non-residential guests visiting Cooma House for morning and afternoon teas are $25.00 per person for groups up to 20 guests and include a tour of the kitchen garden. Duration of visit 1 hour.

Lunch from $20.00 per person – can be packed in tiffins for residential guest’s hiking or picnic as required.

Dinner, three courses from $80.00 per person served at the Cooma House Premier’s dining table.

Choice of Australian local and regional wines provided by the glass or the bottle (no BYO).

When booking meals in advance, payment is required prior to arrival.

8. TRAVEL INSURANCE
We recommend all guests purchase travel insurance since management are not responsible for any injuries, illness, accidents or incidents that may occur while staying at our property.

We also recommend purchasing travel insurance to cover you for any other incidents that could prevent you for coming to stay at the accommodation.

9. YOUR OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES
You must comply with all applicable house rules for the property concerning occupancy, property, health, safety and quiet enjoyment of the property and our neighbours.

You are responsible for damage, breakages, theft and loss of the property and during your stay. You must notify us of this immediately.

Only the guests agreed to in the booking may stay in the property overnight. If more guests stay than the agreed number, all guests may be terminated without refund.

All furniture and furnishings must be left in the position they were in when you arrived.

The property should be vacated on time and secured.

Smoking is not permitted in the house.

The kitchen is not available for guest use. Your host and chef will provide snacks and meals at your request.

The commercial kitchen has been designed for cooking schools. It has a separate pantry, crockery room and an amenities room at the scullery end. The lounge and dining areas are part of this open plan design – an inclusive space where the Premier’s dining table, Australian cedar and made in the 1850’s, serves for food – and discussion - and the lounge room is for lounging in or gazing out and sometimes a sing-a-long.

The water supply is potable and is from rain water held in tanks which have an in-line UV treatment to the house.

In the event of an emergency the gathering place is signposted at the car park.

The septic means we can only put what we eat plus the paper provided, into the system. There are separate toilet rooms for each ensuite where bins are used for non-edible items.

Thank you for abiding by the terms and conditions. Enjoy your stay at Cooma House, it truly is a great home.

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Exempt: This listing falls under the 'home sharing' exemption
Flinders Island Gourmet Retreat at Cooma House is a newly renovated guesthouse with five double rooms, one of which is all access and a bunk room.

The property is on the doorstep of the National Park, the beach just down the road.

The owner (Wendy) offers cooking schools and other packages.

The space
We have 5 newly built bespoke rooms each with en-suites, plus a bunk roo…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed, 1 bunk bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV
Washer
Dryer
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Indoor fireplace

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Location

Lady Barron, Tasmania, Australia

There are many activities to do around the property, such as joining cooking classes, have a walk to the beach and do bird watching.

Stretch your legs along the paths down to the sea. Immerse yourself within our jewelled labyrinth or find a bush ‘chapel’.

Smell the beach and the salt-wet rocks. Feel the air move - and watch the eagles fly.

If you want to visit further attractions, you may contact Wendy for recommendations.

There's a guest guide book at the home with recommendations on what to do in the area, this gives dining options and local attraction suggestions. If you would like a copy of this prior to your stay, please let us know and send us your email address.

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We are happy to be contacted via the booking platform anytime during your stay. For any urgent requests, please text and call us. The key will be available at the property and therefore unfortunately we do not get to meet, but this provides a simple way for you to enter and depart the home.

Wendy, the owner and your host is living on site, you may contact her on her phone during your stay.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 9:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Show more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $778
Cancellation policy