Luxury Getaway | Bruny Island

True luxury on Bruny Island

Sunset Bay Escape is true luxury Bruny Island accommodation offering you a fantastic, spacious luxury holiday home in this very special destination.

Situated on the aptly named ‘Sunset Bay’, Bruny Island, Tasmania this beautifully designed luxury house is the perfect base to explore fabulous Bruny Island.

The property is in a fantastic beachside location en route to the famous Bruny Island Lighthouse, spectacular Cloudy Bay Beach and South Bruny National Park.

The house overlooks spectacular Sunset Bay, including Satellite Island and the Hartz Mountains. The endless costal views are uninterrupted and Sunset Bay is known to be a favourite amongst photographers on the island for capturing the most stunning sunsets.

Getting to Sunset Bay Escape

  • Sunset Bay Escape
    William Carte Drive,
    Alonnah Bruny Island
    Tasmania 7150
  • CHECK IN TIME: 2pm
  • CHECK OUT TIME: 10am
  • Sunset Bay Escape is around 90 minutes drive (including the 15 minute ferry journey) south of Hobart.

Finding Your Way To Us

Sunset Bay Escape is located just off the Bruny Island Main Road in Alonnah, Bruny Island Tasmania. A perfect base to explore Bruny Island.

To commence your journey to Bruny Island you will drive 30 minutes south of Hobart to the waterside township of Kettering. Here you will board the Bruny Island Vehicular Ferry. The picturesque ferry ride takes approximately 15 minutes. From the top deck you will often sight seals and dolphins.

Once you depart the ferry follow the Bruny Island Main Road to Alonnah, a scenic 40 minute drive.

Once you arrive in Alonnah you will drive along the waterfront until you reach the very popular Bruny Island Hotel. Directly before the Hotel turn left into William Carte Drive. Sunset Bay Escape is approximately 200 metres on your right hand side.

Bruny Island Ferry – Summer Timetable

Friday 27 September 2019 to Sunday 3 May 2020

  • Kettering to Bruny Island
    6:30am, 7:00am (Monday to Saturday only), DAILY Every half hour from 7:30am – 1:00pm then half hourly again from 2:00pm – 7:00pm.
  • Bruny Island to Kettering
    6:30am, 7:00am (Monday to Saturday only), DAILY Every half hour from 7:30am – 1:00pm then half hourly again from 2:00pm – 6.30pm and last ferry 7.15pm.

Proximity from the House to Key Attractions on Bruny Island:

  • Cloudy Bay Beach
    20 minute drive from house
    home to the Bruny Island Surf Classic, a prestigious event on the Tasmanian Surf Calendar
  • Bruny Island Cheese Shop & Cafe
    20 minute drive from house
  • Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve
    15 minute drive from house
    at dusk you can watch fairy penguins come out to play
  • Bruny Island Lighthouse
    25 minute drive from the house
    located on the south western edge of the cape on South Bruny Island
  • Bruny Island Berry Farm
    20 minute drive from the house
  • Bruny Island Cruises
    20 minute drive from the house
    multi award winning wildlife and adventure cruise

Lonely Planet: A Video Showcasing Bruny Island Produce and Amazing Scenery

Find out more about Bruny Island and what you can do

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