Properties in Dover

  • Cape House

    Part of The Peninsula Experience, this exclusive hideaway is set on a private gated peninsula with 250 acres of wilderness, wildlife and water to explore. One of only two properties on the peninsula, the Cape House is the master residence and is situated to take full advantage of exquisite water views from every aspect. This stunning turn of the century farmhouse is fully renovated, offering a carefully-designed blend of old-world charm and modern, contemporary décor. The Cape House can accommodate up to 6 adults, with three luxurious bedrooms, two brand-new bathrooms, a fully-equipped modern kitchen and huge lounge and dining areas perfect for entertaining. The expansive timber deck is ideal for alfresco dining, and a heated outdoor hot tub boasts unrivalled panoramic water views. Enjoy some freshly caught local seafood on the deck, and watch the seabirds glide by. Sip from a glass of hand-picked Tasmanian wine as you gaze at the stars from your soothing hot tub. This is an experience not to be forgotten. We regret that children under 12 cannot be accommodated at The Cape House.Read more
  • Castaway Cottage: Beachfront Tasmania

    Castaway Cottage

    Welcome to Castaway Cottage, your relaxed haven by the sea.   This charming cottage has been fully renovated to include a brand-new kitchen, deluxe bath for two in a glorious new bathroom, and spacious bedrooms overlooking beautiful Dover bay. This little gem is within walking distance of historic Dover’s town centre, and only a few steps from the beach.Read more
  • Ocean View Cottages

    Part of the Driftwood Cottages collection, these two new, fully self-contained cottages are ideal for families or small groups. Both feature fully equipped kitchens with dishwasher, flat screen LCD television and DVD player, direct dial phones and wireless broadband Internet access. Each cottage has a large deck and private barbecue, with expansive views across Esperance Bay and the islands of Faith, Hope and Charity. Ocean View 1 has a spa bath for two, while Ocean View 2 has a fully accessible bathroom with walk-in shower and is wheelchair friendly.Read more
  • Seascapes

    Known as the “Manager’s Residence”, Seascapes boasts some of the best views of Dover's stunning bay and its three islands. Part of the Driftwood Cottages collection, this luxurious 3-bedroom house accommodates up to 9 people and is ideal for couples looking for a romantic getaway or families wanting a relaxed holiday with plenty of room to move. The property features its own private garden area and Weber Q barbecue, a spacious upstairs bedroom with stunning water views and an ensuite with double spa bath, and expansive living areas, a family bathroom, 2 bedrooms and a sofa bed on the ground floor. Watch the sailboats glide by from the comfort of your cosy lounge or take a stroll along the esplanade just metres from your doorstep. Please note that the Driftwood Cottages office is located beneath the Seascapes building.Read more
  • The Beach House

    This lovingly renovated 2-bedroom cottage has stunning water and mountain views from a huge verandah and expansive picture windows. Take in the idyllic views as you relax in your own private Jacuzzi hot tub, sunk into the deck outside. Sip a fine Tasmanian Pinot Noir and gaze at the stars, or curl up by the cosy wood fire and watch the sailboats glide by. The Beach House caters to your every need with a modern, fully-equipped kitchen, and digital LCD TV with DVD player and surround sound stereo system. The Beach House is part of the Driftwood Cottages collection and is ideal for 2 to 4 people, with a rollaway bed available to accommodate a 5th person.Read more
  • The Boat House

    Part of The Peninsula Experience, the exquisite Boat House welcomes discerning guests for the ultimate romantic getaway. One of only two properties on a private peninsula with 250 acres of wilderness, the Boat House boasts absolute waterfrontage with stunning views over Dover's beautiful bay and with the imposing Adamsons Peak providing a majestic backdrop. Luxuriate in your hot tub built for two, sunk into the expansive deck overlooking the water. Cook up a feast in the brand-new gourmet kitchen. Curl up with a book by the cosy wood fire and savour the peace and tranquility of this slice of paradise.Read more
  • Tides Reach

    Step outside this stunning waterfront abode onto the white sands of Dover’s Pottery Beach. Stroll along the shore at dusk and watch the sky change colour over the islands of Faith, Hope and Charity. Cast a line for dinner or relax and gaze across the magical Port Esperance Bay from your private verandah, local Tasmanian wine in hand. Tides Reach has two queen bedrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen and all modern conveniences for the ideal getaway or romantic retreat.Read more
  • vouchers- give the gift of experience

    Give the gift of experience with an accommodation voucher to the value of your choice. Our vouchers can be used toward any Essentially Tas properties and will be personalised to your chosen recipient. We'll email you the voucher for you to print out at your leisure- each voucher has a 12 month validity. Give us a call or drop us a line for alternative voucher amounts or for other options! [wpforms id="1900"]Read more
  • Waterfront Studios

    Part of the Driftwood Cottages collection, these four fully self-contained studios are ideal for couples wanting a relaxing getaway or a base from which to explore the treasures of Far South Tasmania. Each cottage has a queen size bed, a fully equipped kitchen, modern facilities and furnishings, a flat screen television and DVD player, and cosy underfloor heating. Each studio is named after a Tasmanian wood - Huon Pine, Sassafras, Blackwood or Tasmanian Oak - with the kitchens lovingly decked out in their namesake. Situated overlooking the water, each cottage has its own balcony with spectacular views across Port Esperance Bay and the islands of Faith, Hope and Charity. Take the time to sit and watch the sunset whilst sipping a local Huon Valley Pinot.Read more