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Shearwater Cottages

4.0 of 5 9 Shearwater Boulevard, Port Sorell, Tasmania 7307, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just arrived in Tassie, I felt like catching the boat back on the same night. We had a booking for 2 adults and 1 child, arrived late and after tracking down staff we found that we had no booking. This was despite the confirmation in my hand. I had booked on line and also spoken directly to the accomodation office... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reception is at a different location, and you're only notified of this after a thorough search of the cottages. The room was spacious and warm. The kitchenette is small and only contains minimal features. BBQ outside. Bed too small by modern standards. Free laundry facilities were great.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Fantastic place to stay. Affordable and very clean and beautifully kept gardens. Would not hesitate to recommend to people to stay and have already done so. The whole experience from check in and the restaurant was great. Well done!!! K & M Sneddon

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Gunnedah NSW
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

This is an excellent little apartment, clean and tidy, set in a lovely courtyard, very pleasant but with a few little problems. The kitchen is probably the biggest let down to an otherwise great place. There is no stove or cooktop, a serious lack of utensils and no exhaust fan in the kitchenette area. Don't expect to be able to... More 

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shropshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014 via mobile

This is a small motel now owned by the bigger resort. The room was spacious, comfortable and very clean. There was everything you need for a self contained unit. At $120 a night we thought this was good value. Very close to the beach (one street back) and opposite the shops.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

We were confused when we arrived here. We unloaded our baggage, found eventually the well hidden reception, only to find a notice telling us to go a couple of hundred metres to the resort hotel. It transpired that the owners had sold and recently left. This meant that when the wifi stopped working during our two night stay, reception at... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here on business only for the night. Great cottage, very clean and well set up. Close to the pub and supermarket. Small kitchette, well appointed. Very clean and extremely tidy. Private setting but walls are thin.

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Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

We have just spent two nights at Shearwater Cottages and cannot find a fault with this little gem other than quite a firm bed, but thats a personal choice and there is no air conditioning. It has been very warm in Tasmania recently and a pedistal fan was put in the room, thats probably more comfortable than air con anyway.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

We stayed in one of the cottages for 2 nights in January. The accommodation is located close to the main shopping area and not too far from the beach. The cottages are set back from the road. There are 6 cottages and are very well maintained by the owners, who are helpful and friendly. Our room was large with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Arrived off the ferry and found Shearwater Cottages easy and owners upon arrival were fantastic. Beautiful studio with everything you could possibly need or want. Only regret was we could only stay one night. If we ever get back to Tassie we will certainly stay longer. Thanks for everything

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Address: 9 Shearwater Boulevard, Port Sorell, Tasmania 7307, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Port Sorell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Shearwater Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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