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Gattonside Heritage Accommodation

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   51 - 53 Sandy Bay Road | Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 25 Hobart B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Launceston, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Me & my partner came down from Launceston for a night's getaway and what a better place to stay than here! Got an awesome deal in a honeymoon suite with a spa bath, breakfast included and free parking & Wi-Fi. Complimentary port and fudge in the lounge area was a very nice bonus. Also liked the idea of the honesty... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 3 nights to kick off our honeymoon. Really convenient location near some fantastic restaurants and a short walk from Salamanca Place. Staff were very friendly and the breakfast was simple and delicious. Would definitely stay there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were delighted with our stay at Gattonside, a beautiful National Trust listed building. The staff were extremely welcoming, helpful, and friendly. The room (5) was very clean and tidy and the spa very relaxing. The breakfast was delicious and the cook very accommodating in varying the menu to suit. We have stayed in many places in hobart and agree... More

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Launceston, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were generously upgraded from an apartment to this heritage accommodation so that our request for early access could be met. The staff were most gracious, considerate and generous in every aspect of our visit -the upgrade, the willingness to oblige us inside/outside with photography, the invitation to our daughter to join us in a complimentary cooked breakfast (which was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

A beautifully restored and maintained heritage property and Ideally located within easy walking distance of Battery point and The hobart waterfront. Impossible not to enjoy the breakfast room and the fare presented with passion by Annie. A great way to start the day. Will be back.

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RedAwnings, General Manager at Gattonside Heritage Accommodation, responded to this review

Dear Michael, It is so wonderful to read that you had a lovely stay at Gattonside; thank you for taking the time to share your impressions with the TripAdvisor community. I absolutely agree with you - we are in a wonderful location right on the fringe of historic Battery Point and easy walking distance to the CBD and Salamanca Place... More

Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My sister and I stayed for one night in May this year and I can't speak highly enough of the service we received. Between booking over the phone with Bridie to arriving early and having the wonderful Lilly look after us, to sitting down and enjoying Annie’s superbly cooked scrambled eggs in the sunny breakfast room the next morning, everyone... More

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RedAwnings, General Manager at Gattonside Heritage Accommodation, responded to this review

Dear Ally and Al, It is so wonderful to read that you had such an excellent stay with us at Gattonside. We really pride ourselves on providing exceptional service to our guests, and I'm thrilled that we were able to do so from the time of your booking right through to when you checked out. I have passed on your... More

Melbourne
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had a long weekend planned to Hobart in autumn and chose this lovely B&B because it was close to everything we wanted to experience. It was the best place for us in that regard as we opted to be located within easy walking distance and did not want to hire a car. We were not disappointed with its location... More

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RedAwnings, General Manager at Gattonside Heritage Accommodation, responded to this review

Dear AlfaRomeoSpider76, What a lovely review - thank you! I'm thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us at Gattonside. Thank you for your kind words about Lil and Annie our chef - they really enjoy what they do and take a lot of pride in ensuring our guests have exception stays. Please be assured that your comments have been passed... More

Tokyo, Japan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

No disappointments. Nice neighborhood and the home has an attractive exterior. Warm public spaces and large comfortable room. Excellent breakfast. Sherry and chocolates available in the evening. Simply an excellent 2 night stay. Highly recommend.

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RedAwnings, General Manager at Gattonside Heritage Accommodation, responded to this review

Dear ShermanAbe, Thank you for your lovely review of Gattonside Heritage Accommodation. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It's wonderful that you enjoyed the complimentary port and Tasmanian fudge - isn't it a fantastic way to relax after a busy day of exploring our beautiful city. Thank you again for taking the time to share... More

Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Stayed 3 nights in April 2014 and found Gattonside to be excellent. Not only is it a stately building with large, well appointed rooms and friendly, helpful staff it is also located within easy walking distance of Salamanca Place and Hobart city. Although located on busy Sandy Bay Road it is quiet with no obvious traffic noise. The delicious cooked... More

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RedAwnings, General Manager at Gattonside Heritage Accommodation, responded to this review

Dear Marilyn, I'm so thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for your review. I absolutely agree with you - Gattonside is a perfect location and is very private and quiet. Annie's breakfasts are very special indeed! Thank you again for taking the time to share your impressions, and we do look forward to welcoming you back to... More

Picton, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Lets get the basics said: Really comfy bed, dark room at night, terrific varied breakfasts, beautiful historic house and a great location in Hobart. But you can get this at lots of places. What Gattonside has is the extra mile! Courtesy, which began before we arrived with calls and emails of help, and extended for every day of our 6... More

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RedAwnings, General Manager at Gattonside Heritage Accommodation, responded to this review

Dear Theresa, Thank you for taking the time to share you impressions of Gattonside Heritage Accommodation following your recent stay with us. What a lovely review - thank you. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us, and I'm so thrilled that you enjoyed your time at Gattonside. It's the perfect place to relax and enjoy your visit... More

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Address: 51 - 53 Sandy Bay Road | Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gattonside Heritage Accommodation 3.5*
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Gattonside Heritage Accommodation, a Red Awnings Boutique Hotels and Apartments Property. Gattonside (circa 1885) is a magnificent Victorian Mansion, designed by Henry Hunter and is National Trust & Heritage listed. It opened as a B & B back in January 1999 and is the perfect choice to stay for both leisure & business travellers. Gattonside is nestled within an acre of gardens and is a short stroll to historic Battery Point, Salamanca Place and the CBD. It is an ideal place to base yourself while exploring the surrounding areas- the Huon, Derwent Valley and Tasman Peninsula. ... more   less 
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