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Villa Howden

5.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   77 Howden Road, Howden, Kingborough, Tasmania 7054, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 1 Howden B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a peaceful, serene place is Villa Howden. Located in beautiful gardens and on the waters edge just 15 minutes from Hobart, Villa Howden is truly a wonderful place to stay. Guests are greeted with a glass of bubbly and offered a guided tour by friendly and welcoming staff. Our room (number 10) was one of two separated but just... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My son was married to his beautiful wife Alissa here on 7/07/2014. The hotel did us proud the rooms where comfortable, service was excellent, food was good. The hotel is lovely rooms are spacious and very comfortable, the grounds are beautifully laid out and veiws are fabulous.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Villa Howden for High Tea as part of a Mother's Day gift for my mum. What a delight it was from the moment we entered the door. Staff attentive and caring, yummy and delicious treats from the 3 tired choices and the atmosphere and setting were both impressive. Will definitely go back, hopefully to try out the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having decided to visit Mona for the weekend the most pleasant surprise of all was Villa Howden - It is a total luxury escape. Just a short drive out of Hobart it affords peace and quiet and stunning views over the water. Greeted by friendly staff who were so professional, but have that lovely country warmth about them. Everything you... More

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

Dear Greg M, I am glad to read that you enjoyed your weekend with us at Villa Howden. Thank you for your great review. We believe the property is beautiful and peaceful, but I really enjoyed reading your comments on the staff and they are happy to receive such positive feddback. We do look forward to welcoming you back and... More

Noosa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 3 days at Villa Howden, including my 50th Birthday. Only on our second day did we start to appreciate every fine detail this Hotel provides.Clean,friendly with luxury including crystal chandeliers, top linen, furnishings and great food. High tea was a great experience, something a bit special. We own a B & B in Launceston and are harsh critics. Flying... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at this stunning heaven on earth. From the second we drove in through the gates our breath was taken away. The building and its decor is simply stunning and the only thing that out shines this beautiful place is the hospitality from the friendly staff. We have already began to prepare our next stay. Spoil... More

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Hobart, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were fortunate enough to be able to use the hotels elopement wedding package. From the moment we arrived till the moment we left, Everything was 5 star. The Tower suite room was stunning with beautiful views and very well presented.The restaurant food was beautiful and very good value for the quality and service and High Tea was also well... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Villa Howden is a culmination of great location, wonderful service and a beautifully appointed resort. We loved every minute of being there. The staff - namely Frankie, Charlotte and Brian, were absolutely the best service staff I've ever come across. The resort brings the look and feel of Tuscany while being so unassuming yet being so genuinely itself. The food... More

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Hobart, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Very Friendly Staff, showed around the property on arrival with a complimentary glass of bubbly in hand. Room decorated in French Provincial Style, clean and marvellously equipped with everything needed for a super relaxing stay. Indoor Swimming Pool lovely, Coffee machine in room was a fabulous touch. Loved the little library with plenty of book titles to choose from, board... More

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Sydney
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

From the warm welcome and glass of Tassie bubbly on arrival, to the genuine appreciation when we checked out, everything was perfect about our two night stay at Villa Howden. The decor of understated Provencal elegance and charm, the crisp linen and super comfy bed and the view of the D'Entrecasteaux channel made for a relaxing mini break. The complimentary... More

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Address: 77 Howden Road, Howden, Kingborough, Tasmania 7054, Australia
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Location: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Kingborough > Howden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Howden 5*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Villa Howden offers a range of ten luxury suites each of which is beautifully decorated with luxurious furnishings and antiques. Heated indoor pool, library, piano bar are all enjoyed by guests. The restaurant features the best of Tasmania's produce, served in intimate settings. The elegant Water View and Villa suites seamlessly blend with the breathtaking natural scenery. The Tower suite is a welcoming, unique retreat which provides panoramic views across the North West Bay. Just 15 minutes from Hobart, you can enjoy the peace and serenity of the pure Tasmanian wilderness around you from the comfort of your own private suite, most offering full length window balconies and enhanced with a selection of luxurious in-room amenities, including the latest Sony iPod Dock, complimentary Wi-Fi and Nespresso coffee machine. Your Stay at Villa Howden includes full breakfast, complimentary in-suite bar and luxurious Serendipity Australian made hotel cosmetics. Villa Howden restaurant is open for breakfast, weekend high-teas and dinner. ... more   less 
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