The Platypus Pad

Bed and Breakfast

The Platypus Pad is a fully self-contained PLATYPUS themed ‘tiny home’ hidden away in leafy Park Grove in Burnie. It’s set back from the road, in its own secluded garden (behind the primary residence) complete with a fernery, frog ponds, deck and a Barbeque area.
The owner of the Platypus Pad is a platypus expert, conducting local platypus ecotours. This accommodation was built for wildlife filmmakers, photographers and scientists while in town. Private guests are also welcomed to experience this special place. The garden is full of herbs, berries & Tasmanian wild food plants.

Facilities

Barbeque Carpark Free Wifi Non Smoking Open Fireplace Outdoor Dining Area Outdoor Furniture

Services

The Platypus Pad is a fully self contained platypus themed ‘tiny home’ hidden away in leafy Park Grove. It’s set back from the road, in its own secluded garden, well behind the primary residence. It has a fernery, frog and fish ponds, fountains, deck & covered BBQ area. The owner runs Wild Platypus, conducting local platypus tours. This accommodation is used by wildlife film makers, photographers & biologists – guests are most welcome. The garden is full of herbs & Tasmanian wild food plants.

The PLATYPUS PAD is a fun, modern and fully self contained ‘tiny home’ i.e a converted 20ft shipping container. It is PLATYPUS themed throughout. The custom made ‘platypus nest’ forms the bed. It is double bed width and queen bed length. Sofa bed cushions & armrests make it an extremely comfortable sofa by day. TV, wifi and netflix are available.

The BURROW – is a novel platypus burrow themed extension that provides sleeping for an additional 2 people, within a custom built camper. The space contains 2 single beds, and has ample storage for suitcases and gear.

The CUB-LOUNGE – is a relaxing space to watch the birds, sunset, or stars.

Air Conditioning Barbecue Blankets Broadband Internet Access Desk Dining Area Dryer Electric Blankets Flat-screen TV Full Kitchen Hairdryer Heating Internet Access Iron Kettle Kitchenette Kitchenware Linen supplied Lounge/Dining Area Microwave Outdoor Dining Area Outdoor Furniture Oven Private Bathroom Refrigerator Shower Tea/Coffee making facilities Television Toaster Washing Machine Wi-Fi Internet Access

Rates

From AU$100.00

Prices have seasonal variation, as does the inclusion of breakfast and other foods

Trading Times

Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 11:00 am

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