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Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Finding this location was simple, the road was incredible to drive on, ocean and country views to then arrive at a very private seaside house with breathtaking views. Great facilities, just like a million dollar ocean front cabin in some of the richest parts of the world for a fraction of he price. Great host as well. Will be visiting... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our two nights here immensely. Comfortable house with everything you need. Great outlook from the extensive verandah. Make sure you walk to the beach because it is an eye opener with amazing rock formations down there and quite spectacular. Quite a drive to the other end of the island on a lot of gravel roads.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed November 10, 2014

We spent two nights here and honestly sitting on that deck watching the sun go down while eating Bruny Is. cheese, oysters, smoked salmon and wine was the highlight of our entire stay! It's really worth forking out a little bit extra on your accommodation and staying here to enjoy the peace, the view, and the wonderful amenities this 'cabin'... More 

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3 Thank Jessica T
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed March 10, 2014

We loved our stay in this cottage. The view back to Hobart is amazing and constantly changing with the sun and/or cloud cover. The country road has minimal traffick (2 days here and we would have been lucky to see/hear a dozen cars). Apart from the sheep in a nearby paddock, there is virtually no noise as you can barely... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed November 17, 2013

We stayed at Captains Cottage for 3 nights in early November. When we first arrived their was a greasy smell throughout the cottage, we believe this is because the bbq was stored inside, we moved the BBQ outside and ventilated the cottage, which improved the smell. The cleanliness was average, the kitchen had been wiped down but had streak marks... More 

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McLoughlins Beach
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Reviewed August 27, 2013

What an amazing place to stay, we arrived at dusk with just enough light left to enjoy the stunning 180 degree views from the deck, the lovely owner Mhyrlyn had given us easy directions to follow after we left the ferry, so we had no trouble finding our little piece of heaven. We were so impressed with the detail and... More 

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Blighs, Manager at Captains Cabin, responded to this review

I have written in about this review previously and it was not published. The person who left this review is not on our guest list. I noticed that other reviews written by this person are all negative, especially so about Bruny Island. If a guest has a genuine issue with the property we encourage them to contact reception as soon... More 

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Reviewed February 25, 2013

Wonderful place to stay for a really relaxing holiday. The house had all we needed for our 5 day stay. Good walks nearby but just sitting on the deck was a great way to pass the time as well. Best to take all your own food as restaurants and shops are not close.

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Launceston, Australia
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Reviewed December 10, 2012

After some dubious stays in Tasmania in so called luxury accommodation, we held our breath as we drove to Captains Cabin. It literally took our breath away from the moment we pulled up. The view is sensational, the staff friendly, efficient and extremely helpful. The cabin is just gorgeous, fully equipped and so comfortable. We felt at home immediately. As... More 

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2 Thank Carolyn J
Sunny Queensland. AUST
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Reviewed January 17, 2012

We stayed for 3 nights in January 2012.no problems with the booking.rang the agent when catching the ferry at Kettering and given a code to key box.like others were not totally impressed as we drove in but that soon changed.The view from the deck is fantastic.The weather was really cold so we sat just inside the glass doors and just... More 

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SUNSHINE COAST AUSTRALIA
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Reviewed January 16, 2012

The views really are fantastic. We stayed for 3 nights in January ( summer) but it was so cold and windy it felt like winter. The house was warm though. The house is situated on the northern part of Bruny Island, it is a long way to the shop ( really small "supermarket") so I suggest bringing most food you... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful 2 bedroom accommodation with reverse cycle air conditioning. Stunning 180 degree views. 1.6 Km of beachfront. Large viewing deck with gas bbq and outside setting. 2 Bedrooms with queen beds. 2 Bathrooms. All linen provided. Kitchen is fully equipped with a full oven, cook-top, microwave, fridge and freezer, pop up toaster, electric jug, cutlery, dinner set, wine glasses and picnic hamper set. Large open plan living area has comfy leather lounge, dining table and chairs, TV and DVD player and sound system. Laundry with automatic washing machine and dryer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Captains Cabin

Address: 258 Nebraska Road | Dennes Point, Bruny Island, Tasmania 7150, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Bruny Island
Price Range: $147 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Captains Cabin Bruny Island, Tasmania
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“Just book it and have a great time...........but take your own food and drinks............get there as early as you can and stay as long as you can!!!”
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