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The River House

39 Rostella Road, Dilston, Tasmania 7252, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately we only spent one night at the Riverhouse. It was a wonderful stay at this lovely accommadation and we have enjoyd every moment there. Carl was a great host an the breakfast he prepared was delicious! If we are going to be in Tasmania again we would definately like to make a stop there. Thank you again, it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We stayed for five nights, and it was such a great choice. Perfect place to visit the Tamar Valley wineries. The solar heated pool was surprisingly warm, and the room was lovely. But the highlight was definitely Carl's fantastic customer service. Thoroughly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My husband and I stayed at The River House for 4 nights, including New Year's Eve. It is such a restful setting with lovely views and even the weather was gorgeous! Our hosts, Helen and Carl, had thought of every little detail in the room and the breakfasts were gourmet and really set us up for each day of sightseeing.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We had a wonderful stay at the river house , the environment was restful and the vista from the Lounge and the apartment were both breathtaking . Carl and Helen were very welcoming and able to give advice on things to do in the area . The apartment was very well appointed with the extra touches of chocolates and wonderful... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We enjoyed another lovely week at the River House... our visit this time was to include a visit to Bridestowe Lavender Farm which did not disappoint... the 650,000 lavender plants and heady aroma was a site to behold... Helen and Carl did not disappoint...the location is so peaceful and the view over the Tamar River is something to behold... wonderful... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We stayed 3 nights in the King Suite. Carl is an excellent host. The room was lovely, the heated towels and heated floor in the bathroom is lovely touch as well. Breakfast was beautiful and the view over the Tamar River is supberb. If we are ever in Launceston again we will not hestiate in staying here again.

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Now back in the UK after our ten day tour of Tasmania,we contemplate the great places we stayed at around that lovely island and The River House can sit at the top of the tree for its wonderful location over looking the Tamar River, the superb hospitality that Carl offers in such a comfortable and relaxing fashion. We very much... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Stayed here in early April 2014 for 5 nights. My first experience in Tasmania to visit a mate, and I don't think I could have chosen a nicer place to stay. The River House's website is very informative as to directions to the establishment, which is around 20 minutes out of Launceston, although very easy driving on the Tasmanian roads.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

One of the best places we have stayed at in Australia. A mixture of B&B and self-catering, The River House is wonderfully comfortable, with owners who are incredibly attentive yet never obtrusive. We had the self-catering room, but because we stayed a few days, we given breakfast one morning (as well as breakfast provisions on the other day). The daily... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We had a fantastic couple of nights at the River House in February. The breakfasts were outstanding and Carl was an excellent host. Our room couldn't have been better. It's a short drive north of Launceston, but the R&R is well worth it. Thanks Carl!

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Address: 39 Rostella Road, Dilston, Tasmania 7252, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Dilston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
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