THE TRIG

Unique Cottage and Container Accommodation
The trig
FEATURES

THE ECO STUDIO

Sleeps 2 – an additional 1 or 2 people can be accommodated on request

Queen sized bed featuring Sassafras timber crafted and designed by renowned furniture maker, Rex Heathcote

Luxurious organic cotton linen and towels, Organic towelling Robes

Separate shower room, Outdoor claw foot bath, Natural toiletries

Fully equipped kitchen, utensils from Tasmanian Design Centre

Locally sourced ,seasonal breakfast hamper, Gourmet mini bar with a selection of:  local wines, organic chocolates, prepacked meals from  renowned Tasmanian Chef Daniel Alps

Deck with outdoor dining and BBQ, Wood heater

Interesting books, DVDs and games

TV – all stations, radio, iPod and docking station (Bowers and Wilkins), Musical instruments, guitar, djembe, and ukulele

Art supplies, Recycled eclectic retro fittings and fixtures (funky feel)

 

The Container

Luxurious organic linen and towels, robes

King size bed

Separate shower room, Outdoor claw foot bath, Aesop toiletries

Fully equipped kitchen, Locally sourced organic breakfast hamper, Atomic Espresso machine

Gourmet mini bar with a selection of wines, beers, cider and pre packed meals from Daniel Alps

2 decks with outdoor dining, Wood heater

Interesting books,movies art supplies and games, iPod, TV, record player, guitar and percussion instruments

ENVIRONMENT

From the Owners:

“We are a truly sustainable eco accommodation. We have a veggie garden for guests, generate all our energy.. plant trees after each guest stays to minimise impact.. all furnishings are either recycled, up cycled or made by local artists.. linen organic cotton and flax… all toiletries organic and dispensed from main dispensers.. no throwaways.. food local and organic..”

The Trig

What we love about The Trig

The Trig offers the choice of a glamorous shack or a recycled container for superb accommodation on Mt Arthur, Tasmania. We love the funky, unique decor. A stylish rural getaway with spectacular views and complete seclusion and privacy – perfect for that outdoor bath!


Tell me more…

The Trig is located in a secluded area on a 50 acre bush and small farm property close to Launceston.

This sustainable boutique accommodation is powered by its own hydro electricity and solar energy. It is only a 20 minute drive from Launceston and its pristine surroundings make it the perfect place for a rejuvenating getaway.


Get the Facts

Where is it?   Mount Arthur, 20 minutes from Launceston

What?  Self Contained Accommodation

How many?   Eco Studio and Eco Container

Who?   The Trig can accommodate 2 (up to 4 people on request). Children are fine.

How much?  Price: $250 per night for two people in the studio and $290 for the Container.
Rates are inclusive of GST and are subject to change without notice.


Sounding Good?  Read on…

Nestled on the slopes of Mt Arthur, overlooking the village of Lilydale, just out of Launceston in Northern Tasmania, The Trig offers two styles of accommodation.

The one bedroom self contained eco studio in a natural, peaceful environment. This unique architect – designed studio is luxuriously appointed and showcases contemporary furniture, designed and crafted in Tasmania.

Recycle and repurpose with creativity and style is the mantra at the container. A recycled shipping container renovated to a luxury standard utilising local eclectic materials. A one bedroom getaway with a king size bed.

Address: 

Hosts: Susie and Gordon

Address: 345 Mountain Road, Lilydale, Tasmania

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FEATURES

Sleeps 2

Luxurious organic cotton linen and towels, Organic towelling Robes

Separate shower room, Outdoor claw foot bath, Natural toiletries

Fully equipped kitchen, utensils from Tasmanian Design Centre

Locally sourced ,seasonal breakfast hamper, Gourmet mini bar with a selection of: local wines, organic chocolates, prepacked meals from renowned Tasmanian Chef Daniel Alps

Deck with outdoor dining and BBQ, Wood heater

Interesting books, DVDs and games

TV – all stations, radio, iPod and docking station (Bowers and Wilkins), Musical instruments, guitar, djembe, and ukulele

Art supplies, Recycled eclectic retro fittings and fixtures (funky feel)

 

THINGS TO DO

Dine on the deck on fine Tasmanian gourmet and organic produce. Enjoy amazing views across the rolling farms and bushland to the Tamar River and Bass Strait by day and spectacular sunsets and starry skies by night. Awake in the morning to the sounds of birds and watch the native wildlife grazing at your doorstep. Take a short bushwalk on the property or continue up Mountain Rd to follow the Mt Arthur track to the summit (5 hrs return). Curl up in front of the wood fire with a book, DVD or music. Perhaps indulge in a glass of local wine while bathing in the outdoor tub on the deck.

Native Animals and Birdlife: Dawn and dusk are great times to observe the native animals and birdlife either from the deck at the studio or from one of the walks. The studio torch is useful for night time spotting.

Commune with the Farm Animals: Get to know the Dorper sheep and our 17 chooks.

Star Gazing: The clear skies at night are perfect for observing the stars

Relaxation Massage: Massage Therapist (on site): Relaxation massage promotes a deep sense of wellbeing, increase in circulation and relief to superficial muscle tensions and stress.

One hour relaxation massage $60.00, half hour relaxation massage $40.00

The Studio Provides: Board games, art supplies, musical instruments, books & DVDs with a Tasmanian flavour, music iPod & docking station, TV (ABC & SBS), bath on the deck.

Food: Wine,cheese and gourmet delights, some created by renown chef Daniel Alps from his gourmet food store in Launceston are available to purchase.

Fire at the Trig Point: Light a fire at the Trig Point as the sun beings to sink and the colours change with dusk decending. Open the sealed bin and discover some treats that will top off this perfect scene

THINGS TO DO

Dine on the deck on fine Tasmanian gourmet and organic produce. Enjoy amazing views across the rolling farms and bushland to the Tamar River and Bass Strait by day and spectacular sunsets and starry skies by night. Awake in the morning to the sounds of birds and watch the native wildlife grazing at your doorstep. Take a short bushwalk on the property or continue up Mountain Rd to follow the Mt Arthur track to the summit (5 hrs return). Curl up in front of the wood fire with a book, DVD or music. Perhaps indulge in a glass of local wine while bathing in the outdoor tub on the deck.

ENVIRONMENT

From the Owners:

“We are a truly sustainable eco accommodation. We have a veggie garden for guests, generate all our energy.. plant trees after each guest stays to minimise impact.. all furnishings are either recycled, up cycled or made by local artists.. linen organic cotton and flax… all toiletries organic and dispensed from main dispensers.. no throwaways.. food local and organic..”

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