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Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

After travelling around Tasmania in a camper van we decided to spend a night in a motel close to Hobart airport. After a quick net search we came across Laurel Cottage and thought we would give it a try instead. Located in the beautiful historic town of Richmond the cottage is amazing. Comfortable in a modern sense, it still magically...

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Kalgoorlie
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

As host Judy says 'one night is not enough'. We overnighted last week. Cosy 1830s cottage with period atmosphere. Only for couples or family with young kids as the bathroom is built with access via main bedroom. Cosy wood fire, port and chokkies to top the evening off. Beautiful cottage garden. Cottage on same street as the oldest bridge in...

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Julie W, Owner at Laurel Cottages, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay and as I often say "One night is never enough" look forward to seeing you again. Julie

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed July 31, 2016

My husband and I thought this place was just beautiful. Set in an attractive garden (even out of season), this gorgeous looking cottage is fitted out to make you feel as if you've entered another world, while being very comfortable with lovely beds, electric blanket, lovely bedding and all the other things you need. We would absolutely recommend this lovely...

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Julie W, Owner at Laurel Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks Esther for your comments. I'm especially pleased that you found this convict cottage to be warm during our cooler winter months, I will keep working on the garden too!! I hope to see you back again one day. Julie

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Owner Julie was very welcoming and has this cottage very well set up but still very much keeping the charm and feel of its former times. The cottage is very close to Richmond Bridge and a short walk to all the other attractions of the town. Julie made us feel very welcome talking time to point out features of the...

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Julie W, Owner at Laurel Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, I am glad you enjoyed your stay in Laurel Cottage, look forward to seeing you again.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed January 28, 2016

This charming and spacious old cottage is just a few metres from the picturesque Richmond village shops. It is convenient to Hobart, Port Arthur and MONA . The cottage has a cozy fire for cool evenings (even in January!). Wifi is available (ask Julie).

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Julie W, Owner at Laurel Cottages, responded to this review

Glad you found Laurel Cottage cosy and charming.

Marian
Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

We arrived, having seen the pictures, so we knew it was beautiful, but it just kept amazing us. Everything was so much more wonderful than we ever expected ; the garden was glorious with flowers in bloom and lovely fragrances everywhere, the rooms had lovely extra touches like flowers, free postcards, supplies of toiletries / food that were unexpected, and...

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Julie W, Owner at Laurel Cottages, responded to this review

The pictures do help but often the real thing is better, so glad you found it so!!

Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Stayed here with mother and friend for one night. Set in lovely garden setting this is an historic cottage. It has two bedrooms, the second with twin beds. Separate lounge room with log fire. Only issue is that to use the bathroom and the toilet you need to go through the main bedroom which was awkward for the person sleeping...

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Chelsea, Australia
Reviewed September 19, 2015

What a wonderrful lesson in history. We stayed here for part of our honeymoon, though it would suit a family perfectly. Opposite the bridge and the park and less than a 5 minute walk from town, if you want a self-contained place to roam around, this is the place. Easy to use fireplace, a huge kitchen and garden area. We...

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Sheffield, Australia
Reviewed January 20, 2015

What a place to go back in time and just relax. We wasn't sure if it would suit us but once we arrived, unpacked and met Julie we couldn't believe how homely it felt we had two fantastic nights there. Julie is fabulous we didn't want for anything. We plan on coming back later this year thankyou so much Julie...

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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed August 16, 2014

The wooden floorboards creaked. The doorways were low. The sandstone doorstep was worn. Where else in Australia could you have the privilege of spending the night in a warm, cosy historic cottage such as Laurel Cottage? If only those floorboards could talk. If you want to stay in this much sort after property I suggest you book as early as...

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Additional Information about Laurel Cottages

Address: 9 Wellington St, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 7025, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Clarence > Richmond
Price Range: $91 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Laurel Cottages 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1
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“Good for one person or a couple”
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“Huge very comfortable queen size room in the first bedroom and two single beds in the other bedroom. All comfortable.”
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