We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“brilliant, friendly accommodation” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Wintersun Gardens Motel

Save Saved
You added Wintersun Gardens Motel to your Saves list
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Wintersun Gardens Motel
35 Gordon Street, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215 , Australia   |  
Hotel amenities
Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Bicheno
Mermaid Beach, Australia
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 54 cities Reviews in 54 cities
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
“brilliant, friendly accommodation”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Ahh, crisp linen, ..how often do you get that? Must admit, the attitude of the staff is just amazing. Nothing's beyond their reach, from places to go and things to do. They have a great knowledge of local attractions and places fora meal. Nothing was too much trouble for them.. without our asking, an umbrella and a torch were offered for our journey to watch the penguins on the beach.
Breakfast was beautifully cooked, arrived on time and was delicious. The gardens are exquisite.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

179 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    74
    74
    24
    6
    1
See reviews for
40
87
7
4
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (28)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Australia
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013 via mobile

Thank you for looking after my brother and me. Comfortable, clean and lovely couple running this motel. Thanks again. Wonderful to chat and so nice to recommend a restaurant nearby. All the best. Matthew and Simon

  • Stayed February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
hobart
2 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

I had the pleasure of staying at this motel fot two nights in December 2012. The room was immaculate and a credit to the owners. If you want budget accommodation that is the best in Tasmania coupled with good old fashioned customer service Wintersuns Garden Motel is a must. The cooked breakfast delivered to your room is also excellent value. Wintersuns Garden Motel has raised the benchmark for cleanliness and customer service in Bicheno.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

We stayed two nights in one of the new 2-bedrooms self contained unit of the motel.
The motel is really pretty surrended by gardens and flowers and was very quiet.
There is a small swimming pool, but it was a little bit too cold outside to use it and a barbeque outside for common use.
The unit was almost new, very clean and quite large for a self contained unit. It included real two bedrooms plus a sofa bed and it was comfortable. Kitchen was very complete.
Bathroom included a large shower.
There is a heater that heated the room very quickly (but we went in January).
On the northern side of Bicheno, very quiet residential area and 5 minutes walk to the beach.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

We stayed for a couple of nights and found the room exactly as presented by Trip Advisor. It was clean, well maintained and comfortable. There was an amazing value breakfast special which we were allowed to share. We didn't have any noise from neighbors although the motel was fully booked. Fresh milk is always a bonus and extra was just there for the asking.

We were advised that the local hotel had a new chef who was getting good reviews and we ate there both nights; lovely, fresh seafood available at great prices so much more appealing than the seafood place across the road.

The owners were exceptionally helpful and even allowed me to use their office computer to print our boarding passes for the trip home.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Melbourne, Australia
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

An excellent motel! On check in we were given fresh milk for tea and coffee and some very helpful advice on the dining options in town. Room was very clean and well maintained, as were the gardens. Very relaxing to just sit in the garden after a day on the road. Great value breakfast, less than $30 for four excellent cooked breakfasts!!
Highly recommend Wintersun Gardens Motel.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Melbourne, Australia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

The Wintersun Gardens Motel is a great, well cared for place to stay whilst in Bicheno. It is also very reasonably priced. The proprietors were extremely helpful. Bookings for the excellent penguin tour were arranged and helpful advice given as to where to eat. The excellent French restaurant was exactly as described. The Wintersun Gardens are highly recommended.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Been to Wintersun Gardens Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Wintersun Gardens Motel

Address: 35 Gordon Street, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215 , Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Bicheno
Amenities:
Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Bicheno
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Wintersun Gardens Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Wintersun Gardens Hotel Bicheno
Wintersun Gardens Motel Bicheno, Tasmania

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Wintersun Gardens Motel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.