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Villa Howden

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77 Howden Road, Howden, Kingborough, Tasmania 7054, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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84 reviews 84 reviews
11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After previously spending a night at Villa Howden in August 2013, when my husband and I got engaged in April 2014 we decided to plan a small destination wedding, using Villa Howden as our reception venue and for our family's accommodation. We booked Villa Howden's 'elopement package' since we were having a very intimate wedding of less than 15 people... More 

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Sydney
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21 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We escaped to Villa Howden for a dirty (mid) weekend. Others had the same idea. Setting is lovely, peaceful and with nice views (especially the tower rooms). The pool was lovely (we didn't use it but the setting was great) and the property was generally very nice. Alas, the service really let the property down. Cleaners were vacuuming the public... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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31 reviews 31 reviews
30 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We stayed at Villa Howden for 4 nights - something we rarely do as we travel around a country. This place however, was worth it. First of all the location is perfect. Its a superb base to visit the west world heritage area (e.g. Tahune Airwalk, Franklin, etc), Blackman's Bay, Bruny Island, Hobart and a nice day trip to Port... More 

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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

a warm and friendly welcome set the tone for a lovely stay at this comfortable and luxurious small hotel about 20 mins from Hobart. Our room had all the expected facilities including complimentary Nespresso. There are 2 well appointed guest lounges and an indoor swimming pool. Dinner in the restaurant was great as was the breakfast. we returned 12 days... More 

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Kingston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Thankyou for our beautiful room with water views. The food was amazing the best we have ever had, the staff were friendly and very helpful. Thankyou everyone for making our anniversary so special. The only problem was we had to leave :( We will be back to visit this little piece of paradise.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Hands down, one of my top 5 best experiences ever! I cant for the life of me remember the beautiful ladys name who greeted us, however she was an English lady and just divine. I cant rave just how beautiful and picturesque this place is. What compliments it even more are the delightful staff. We were greeted with a glass... More 

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hobart
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We were really looking forward to celebrating an important milestone at Villa Howden but were disappointed overall. There really isn't much of an atmosphere in the restaurant. It would be greatly enhanced if the piano was utilised to create an atmosphere. A baby screaming during dinner didn't help either, although not the restaurant's fault. One goes out to get away... More 

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Brian W, General Manager at Villa Howden, responded to this review

Dear rosac927, Thank you for your review of your dining experience at Villa Howden. It is important to us that experiences at Villa Howden meet or exceed the guests' expectations so my apologies this was not the case on this occasion. Our menu changes almost daily over the festive season to accommodate the many in house guests dining each night... More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I have worked for Flight Centre for 10 years and I have travelled A LOT !! I have just had a 3 day stay in Hobart at stayed at Villa Howden. This was personal travel and , like everyone else that books their personal travel I was confused with options and comparisons. I would highly recommend Villa Howden as a... More 

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Brian W, General Manager at Villa Howden, responded to this review

Dear chris-bailey-sydney, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us, it is always nice read such great feedback from an experienced traveler. I am so glad you enjoyed the room, service and overall stay at Villa Howden and I trust you had a relaxing time around Hobart as well. As you would be aware, Tasmania is the... More 

Sydney
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We recently stayed at Villa Howden, which is just beautiful. We were surprised to find this little gem just 15 minutes or so out of Hobart. Would love to go back for another peaceful and distressing weekend away. The staff are lovely, attentive, easy going and make you feel very welcome - nothing is too much for them. The restaurant... More 

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Brian W, General Manager at Villa Howden, responded to this review

Dear Sensis, It was very nice to read your review of your stay at Villa Howden. Thank you for your kind words on the staff, the hotel and the restaurant and I am glad you found the experience relaxing and we would love to have you back next time you need to de-stress... or for any other occasion! Our restaurant... More 

Hobart, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The service on arrival was amazing. They give you a drink and a tour around the property. When you return from your tour your bags are in your room. The staff are very friendly and the rooms are amazing with a free mini bar, nespresso machine and various bathroom products. The restaurant was beautiful and the food was soooo good,... More 

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