The Shingles Riverside Cottages

  • Stunning waterfront location
    Stunning waterfront location
  • Sharing a red on the private jetty
    Sharing a red on the private jetty
  • The Derwent and Willows Cottages
    The Derwent and Willows Cottages
  • The Birches and Paddy's Flat
    The Birches and Paddy's Flat
  • "The Birches" 2 bedroom spa cottage, sleeps up to 8
  • The Derwent Kitchen with views to garden and river
    The Derwent Kitchen with views to garden and river
  • The Derwent Bedroom
    The Derwent Bedroom
  • "The Willows" studio cottage
  • "The Willows" bathroom
  • "Paddy's Flat" ensuite studio room
  • "Paddy's Flat" ensuite bathroom
  • Tranquil landscaped gardens
    Tranquil landscaped gardens
Stunning location on the banks of the picturesque Derwent River, a tranquil private location only 25 minutes from Hobart. Self contained well equipped ,private jetty, solar heated swimming pool, 2 minute drive to New Norfolk G.P.O,shops and cafes.
AAA 4 STARS Self Catering Accommodation


NEW NORFOLk, TAS [Location map...]
Up to 20 people
Minimum nights: 2
Availability and Pricing
For  night.
Estimated price:

Average Rating Guest reviews average: 3.9/5

From $125 to $245 2 persons per night
"perfect location on the river"
   Guest rating: 4/5 - Maree, -Feb '12

"Everything about the Shingles is marvellous, gorgeous setting..even saw a platypus in the river. Veronica is just lovely, we felt completely at home and chose to eat in our rooms instead of dining out..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - JENNY, -Jan '12

"Veronica has everything provided at the cottage that you would need - from an umbrella at the doorstep, to fresh juice and milk (in glass bottles) in the fridge, with various types of cereal, bread, j..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Sharyn, VIC -Jan '11

"I can highly recomend this as a fantastic place to stay. It is done up so nice you walk in and feel right at home straight away. The owners are wonderful people. YOu are right on the Derwent river the..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Helle, VICPORIA -Jun '08

"Absolutely fantastic. Veronica is a wonderful host and the accommodation, gardens and riverside experience was superb in every way."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - PAUL, NSW -Dec '07

"The cottages are excellent, both in condition and in position. The riverside views of these cottages are their strongest. The accommodation is also fantastic; the bathroom contains all the needed item..."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Brian, VIC -Oct '07

Cottage, Self-contained apartment

Stylish 2 bedroom cottage with queen bed in one bedroom and a queen and up to 2 singles in other bedroom and a queen sofa bed in the sitting room. (sleeping up to 8 guests) Fully equipped kitchen. Spa bathroom and laundry facilities. Amazing views and located right on the banks of The Derwent River. $245 per night for 4 Guests.

Stylish one bedroom cottage with queen and 2 singles in spacious bedroom and single bed in the separate sitting room (sleeping up to 5 or 6 guests). Separate bathroom and well equipped kitchen with laundry facilities. Opens out onto a lush garden area directly overlooking The Derwent River. $155 per night for 2 Adults

Contemporary studio cottage with queen bed and single bed with trundle bed ( sleeping up to 4 guests). Separate bathroom and separate well equipped kitchen/sitting area with laundry facilities. Opens out door sitting area overlooking the river. $145 per night for 2 Adults

Modern studio unit with Queen bed and en suite is lower level of 2 story building located right on the riverbank with fantastic views. small kitchen area has sink, bar fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, cutlery and crockery but no facilities for cooking. $125 per night

All cottage include generous WELCOME continental breakfast provisions. Great for an overnight stay or just to get you started for a longer visit.

A truly fablous place to stay. Highly reccommended.

Excellent self catering accommodation with all needs catered for plus a cosy iron wood heater. Outstanding location with riverfront views. Everything of a very high standard. Excellent service without being intrusive.

Immidate feeling of privacy and relaxation as you take in the facilities provided. The outdoor garden, scenery and landscape is magnificent. A real "LIVING" feeling!

Close to Hobart but quiet and peaceful surroundings.


Located a short two minute drive from the town centre of New Norfolk, 25 minute drive to Hobart City, 45 minutes Hobart Airport.Makes this is an ideal base location with all of southern Tasmania's attractions easily accessiable from the site. These include the Salmon Ponds, Lake Pedder, Russell Falls at Mt Field National Park, Cadbury Chocolate Factory, Salamanca Markets and the convict settlement at Port Arthur as well as Geevston Air Walk.The Shingles Riverside Cottages is also a great stopover on the way to or from Strahan.


"The Shingles Riverside Cottages" are set in two acres of tranquil landscaped gardens with true waterfront access to the breath taking Derwent River and views to the lush farm fields of historic "Valley Field" with it's rustic oast houses and currant orchards.
Fish from the private jetty, swim in the solar heated inground swimming pool,cook up a feast on the bbq or just relax in the tranquil, private gardens.
Do as much or as little as you like in this seriously stunning location.


The Rivers Run
Tourism Council Tasmania

Holiday experiences

Birdwatching, Bushwalking & wilderness, Canoeing & Kayaking, Family Friendly, Fishing, Gay & Lesbian friendly, Golf, Great view, Heritage Trail, Honeymoon, Luxury, Motor Bike Friendly, Romantic getaway, Waterfront, Wedding venue, Winter Holiday


24 hour reception, Accept MasterCard, Accept VISA, Air conditioning, Alarm system, Baby Cot, Bath, Bath towels provided, BBQ, BBQ - Gas, Boat Ramp Nearby, Books/Magazines Supplied, Breakfast provisions available for self-cooking, CD Player, Continental Breakfast Available, Continental breakfast provisions available, Continental breakfast provisions supplied, Cooking facilities, DVD, Ensuite, Fans (ceiling/standard), Hair dryer, Hairdresser, Heaters provided, Highchair, Internet access, Iron and ironing board, Kitchen, Laundry facilities, Linen supplied, Log fires, Massage, No smoking, Outdoor pool, Pets not allowed, Pool, Reverse cycle heating, Spa Bath, Stereo, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Television, TV with teletext/caption functions, Undercover or off street parking, Vacuum system, Videos/DVDs Supplied, Walk to the shops, Washing machine

Rooms and rates


The Shingles Riverside Cottages will confirm pricing, availability and answer any other questions within 12 hours.
(current average response time for this property is 19.0 hours)

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The telephone number and contact details for this property will be emailed to you once your enquiry/booking has been sent.

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