Vacation rentals in Sandy Bay

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Popular amenities for Sandy Bay vacation rentals

Stay near Sandy Bay's top sights

Salamanca Market402 locals recommend
University of Tasmania12 locals recommend
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery220 locals recommend
Jackman & McRoss166 locals recommend
Farm Gate Market138 locals recommend
Ginger Brown92 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Sandy Bay

  • Total rentals

    590 properties

  • Total number of reviews

    62K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    340 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    30 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    230 properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Wifi availability

    560 properties include access to wifi

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Sandy Bay?

    Sandy Bay, Tasmania, enjoys a temperate maritime climate. Summers (December to February) are warm, with high temperatures around 70°F (21°C), while winters (June to August) are cooler, with lows around 39°F (4°C). Expect mild rainfall throughout the year, with the wettest month being August.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Sandy Bay?

    Sandy Bay is a hub of activity. Explore the Royal Tasmanian Botanic Gardens, stroll along the waterfront at Long Beach, or immerse yourself in history at the Narryna Heritage Museum. For those who love shopping, visit the Sandy Bay Shopping Village.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Sandy Bay?

    The most popular time to visit Sandy Bay is during the summer months of December to February. This coincides with local events like the Taste of Tasmania, a celebration of local food and culture, and the Australian Wooden Boat Festival.

  • What are the best places to stay in Sandy Bay?

    In Sandy Bay, areas near Long Beach and Lower Sandy Bay are favored by visitors for their proximity to the water and local amenities. The suburb of Battery Point is also a popular choice, known for its historic charm and accessible location.

  • What are the best places to visit in Sandy Bay?

    In Sandy Bay, you can visit the Wrest Point Casino for a unique architectural experience, the Royal Tasmanian Botanic Gardens for a peaceful retreat, or the Narryna Heritage Museum to learn about Tasmania's history. Don't miss the chance to enjoy the view from Mount Nelson Lookout.

  • What are some hiking trails in Sandy Bay?

    Sandy Bay has a few trails for hiking enthusiasts. The Truganini Reserve track provides panoramic views of the bay, while the Signal Station Historic Site trail on Mount Nelson is a great choice for history buffs. The Alum Cliffs Track is another scenic route to explore.

  • What are some family activities to do in Sandy Bay?

    Families can enjoy a picnic at Long Beach, visit the Hobart Twilight Market for local arts and crafts, or explore the Royal Tasmanian Botanic Gardens. The nearby Hobart Zoo and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary also provide unique opportunities to meet Tasmania's native animals.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Sandy Bay?

    From Sandy Bay, you can take a day trip to Bruny Island for stunning landscapes, visit the historic Richmond village, or explore the Huon Valley's apple orchards. The Mount Field National Park, about 80 km away, is a fantastic destination for nature lovers.

  • Are there pet-friendly house rentals in Sandy Bay?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Sandy Bay. Choose from more than 20 house rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Do townhouse rentals in Sandy Bay have air conditioning?

    Absolutely! We offer over 10 townhouse rentals with air conditioning in Sandy Bay. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

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