At Red Brier you can stay in old world cottage or contemporary villa accommodation in Richmond, Tasmania.
Built in 1839 and originally used as a barn, the restored Red Brier Cottage can accommodate four guests in one double and one twin bedroom. It has a fully-equipped kitchen with provisions for a country breakfast, large bathroom with a double spa bath and a laundry. The living room has a wood heater and the cottage is situated within large leafy gardens, with convict-built stone walls and a sandstone verandah. Relax in front of the wood fire, or wander around the cottage garden.
Alternately, get away from the hustle and bustle of city life in the ultra modern Villa Brier (minimum age 12). It offers a fully equipped kitchen, two bedrooms both with en suites, king-size beds, sound system and large flat screen televisions above the beds. The main bedroom has a large spa and privacy is provided by your own courtyard and barbecue area with rural views.
Red Brier is located in the centre of Richmond, a village famous for its Georgian architecture. Discover the convict history of the town, visit Australia’s oldest bridge, or take a horse-drawn carriage ride through town.
Richmond is a 30-minute drive (27 kilometres/17 miles) from Hobart.