Set on a lovely property featuring a vineyard, olive grove and river, Taras Richmond Farmstay offers country-style accommodations with free breakfast and free WiFi. Guests can interact with a variety of local farm animals including lambs, sheep, ponies and ducks. The apartments feature a private patio with beautiful garden views. They include a flat-screen TV, DVD player and a fully equipped kitchen with a stove, microwave and refrigerator. Some provide a private BBQ area. Your free continental breakfast includes a basket with a selection of cereals, fresh-baked bread, homemade jams, plunger coffee and fresh seasonal fruit. Taras Farmstay is an 3-minute drive from Richmond town center where a variety of shops, cafés and restaurants can be found. Zoodoo Wildlife Park is 15 minutes’ drive and Hobart International Airport is 30 minutes’ drive away. The property reception works from 2pm until 8pm. The outdoor BBQ area overlooks the Coal River.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom 1:
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
3 twin beds
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.8
Facilities
9.4
Cleanliness
9.7
Comfort
9.7
Value for money
9.5
Location
9.5
Free Wifi
9.7
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Jo
    Australia Australia
    It's hard to put into a short review just how much we loved staying here. Sharon and Kim were wonderful, friendly hosts who made us feel so welcome and looked after. The breakfasts were delicious, the rooms were super clean and the farm was...
  • Charles
    United States of America United States of America
    Very nice country location. Very friendly, helpful and responsive host.
  • Sandra
    Australia Australia
    The Breakfast was delicious, the people were very friendly and helpful the animals were interesting and the stay was close to Hobart and Richmond but still in the country so it was very relaxing.

Host Info

9.8
9.8
Host Review Score
Host Review Score

Taras Richmond Farmstay is a small, family operated working farm which incorporates eco-friendly practices . We have a range of animals and crops - which change year to year and season-to-season. In Spring guests may see baby animals, in Summer guests can pick fresh fruits (including raspberries) from the orchard and in Winter its always cosy and warm in our well-insulated and double glazed apartments and cottages. Explore the property, rest and relax or use us as a base to explore southern Tasmania.
We are busy making the most of life. We realise not everyone has the opportunity to live in the country and feel fortunate to share with others.
Richmond town is a small but busy Georgian Village with lots of history including the Richmond Bridge - oldest bridge in Australia which is still in use, an old gaol (jail) and other buildings. Its also easy driving distance to Hobart, so you get the best of both worlds - city and country. Easy days trips can take you to see incredible scenery, mountains, beaches, on a boat cruise or scenic flight. If you want to be close to everything but enjoy a peaceful, homely place to stay, then go to Taras Richmond Farmstay.
Language spoken: English

Area info

Amenities of Taras Richmond Farmstay
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
View
  • Garden view
Outdoors
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
Internet
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Baggage storage
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Electric blankets
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

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Check-in

From 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 16 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request
Free

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Cash Taras Richmond Farmstay accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that Taras Richmond Farmstay does not accept payments with American Express or Diners Club credit cards.

Guests who arrive with more people than they booked for (including children) will not be accommodated at this property. No refund will be given.

Please inform Taras Richmond Farmstay of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 08:00:00.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

This property indicated that it doesn't require a short-term rental license or registration

FAQs about Taras Richmond Farmstay

  • Check-in at Taras Richmond Farmstay is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Taras Richmond Farmstay is 2 miles from the center of Richmond. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Taras Richmond Farmstay may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Taras Richmond Farmstay include:

    • Apartment
    • Bungalow

  • Yes, Taras Richmond Farmstay is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Taras Richmond Farmstay offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Walking tours