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Donalea Bed & Breakfast

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9 Crowthers Rd, Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania 7116 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Air Conditioning
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews waterview room huon river fruit cake home made recharge your batteries home baked bread one night tim tams two couples self contained apartment fantastic hosts beautiful property huge bathroom wood heater spa room on arrival leanne
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful location and venue for a serene visit to the Huon valley. Don and Leanne were wonderfully warm hosts at their Donalea Bed and Breakfast. The room was spacious with all the comforts including ensuite, spa and home made fruit cake. The outlook...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank markspokesman
Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 5 days ago

It was lovely meeting you both and very happy you enjoyed your 3 night stay with with us at Donalea. I hope you get to make a successful loaf of raisin bread with my recipe, which travels the globe. Look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed as a family of 5 at Donalea’s B&B for a night. The views are great and we were amazed by the beautifully kept garden with flowers and fruit trees. My mum particularly likes the nectarine tree. The rooms were comfortable and thoughtfully furnished,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank zhixinie
Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou Zhixinie. It was lovely to meet you all and glad you managed to wander our extensive gardens. A lot of work goes into them during the winter months, but the Summer rewards are well worth it. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

We just finished a whole week at this amazing B&B in the Spa Room. Easy to find in a good location, very comfortable room, delicious breakfast with the best view (you MUST try a slice, or 4, of the homemade fruit bread), lounge with a...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

Always nice to get feedback. Thanks for reviewing Donalea "TinyShinyLife" and after staying 7 nights, it felt like you were family. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again one day.

Reviewed August 3, 2018

Location outstanding.... Clean and attractive self contained apartment.... Very friendly and helpful owners.... Pretty gardens.... Very comfortable beds and linen.... 2 nights not long enough at this pretty B&B.... Feed the cows out the back of the property.... and a photo of a little visitor...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded August 4, 2018

Thanks for taking time out "Off & Racing" to give us a glowing review. Glad you enjoyed our Riverview Apartment and surrounding gardens and appreciate the beautiful photo of our resident green parrot. They might cause havoc to our tree ferns, but they are extremely...More

Reviewed May 21, 2018

We really enjoyed our stay here, for one night in the Riverview double room (a lovely view of the river). Don and Leanne were very warm hosts and nothing was too much trouble. We especially enjoyed the little touches such as a mini pantry in...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Lynne H
Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded May 23, 2018

Thanks Lynne for the lovely review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope the remaining days of your travels around Tassie went well.

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Donalea is a beautiful two bedroom Bed and Breakfast and Riverview Apartment, with over an acre of cottage gardens. The property has stunning views of the Huon River and is located in the heart of the Huon Valley. More A very private country retreat. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$98 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Australia > Tasmania > Castle Forbes Bay
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
$98 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Australia > Tasmania > Castle Forbes Bay
Traveler (34)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (4)
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"Only 2 rooms in house,more I think in cottage"
May 4, 2018
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"waterview room is great for couples. spa room is great for romance. apartment is fantastic value."
Mar 15, 2017
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"The apartment is first class"
Mar 14, 2017
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"Mid range price but luxury accommodation"
Mar 5, 2017
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