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Wheelhouse Apartments

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4 Fraser St, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015
Paddo707 Perth, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Booked as we drove into Strahan, lucky for us it was available. Stunning views, for Aurora hunters, the perfect place to stay in the warm and watch the night sky. Beautifully furnished, lovingly cared for and just a divine place to spend a couple of days. Whisper quiet location. Everything that you need is right at your finger tips. Clean,... More 

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Canberra
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Loved it. Great views, perfect accommodation. Love the breakfast provisions and the provided kitchen essentials. Extra touches like warm throw blankets, high quality linen and a corner spa make all the difference. Good value for money, lovely dealing with the proprietors too. Will definitely stay there again!

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Devonport, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

As soon as you walk in the door you are blown away by the magnificent view that is in front of you. The apartment ways clean and inviting. Breakfast provisions were poor however we were prepared with our own supplies, the kitchen had everything we needed (no dishwasher didn't bother us). As mentioned in other reviews, many windows did not... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Wow wow wow! What a view! We had the best stay here. The views are stunning, the place is beautiful. I loved the design of the building. It had everything you could possible need. It's a home away from home. The kitchen was great. We could tear away ourselves from the amazing view so we stayed in and cooked our... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

It's obvious, the best thing about this place is the view... but note if you're visiting in summer the sun comes up at 4:30am and goes down after 9pm so there's a real need for blinds over those beautiful large windows! Also worth noting for future guests is the lack of phone services (mobile voice and data) unless you're a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Overall stay of 2 nights was good. The views of the Harbour was just fabulous, but service was almost non- existent. Did not know who to contact to replace a blown bulb in the living room, and could not find any waste-bin bags in the house. The interior design was extraordinary, but the winding staircase made too much noise, creaking... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This property is unique and has a fantastic location - unbeatable views across the harbour. Though the finer touches are missing - general cleanliness was okay, however the oven desperately needed cleaning and the small items which should have been available eg a dishcloth were missing also the freezer fan was iced over - additionally no WIFI or dishwasher.

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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

When I booked I was given an email with directions on where to collect the key, when we arrived at the given address found a note on the door directing me to the apartments, where we found door open and key inside, I phoned to check that it was ok to go in would have been nice to be given... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We arrived at the wheelhouse last month and we were blown away by the quality, style and views of this property. It looked better in real life than in the photos. Unfortunately the apartment floors had not been cleaned so we were welcomed by someone elses hair on the floors (lots of it) and in the bathrooms and toe nails... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I stay in Strahan a lot as I leave my crayfishing boat here and fish the west coast.I have always admired the units as I steam up the bay and thought it was about time to see what they are like(plus we picked a winter special,$180 a night)My wife and I have tried most of the different accommodation around the... More 

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