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“Stunning views, beautifully appointed”
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The Tree House Bruny Island Tasmania
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27 reviews
The Tree House Bruny Island Tasmania
Every room has a water view
Kitchen
The bedroom has water views
Private block
Walking track opposite The Tree House
Local beach
The Tree House is a fully accredited tourism business
Local oysters
The Neck
View from The Tree House
Washing machine provided
View from The Tree House
Walk to the beach from The Tree House
Wifi is provided at The Tree House
Kithen view
Surfing at Bruny Island
The queen bed
The loft
Kitchen deck
Side view
The Shed
The Lounge
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Bruny Island, Tasmania

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chewat
Robertson
Level 6 Contributor
458 reviews
156 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
“Stunning views, beautifully appointed”
Reviewed October 12, 2013 for a stay in October 2013

This place is special. We stayed for our 30th wedding anniversary and it was perfect. The views from the huge windows in every room were lovely. It was peaceful, secluded, comfortable and had everything that opened and shut in terms of heating, cooling, cooking, entertainment. It was great to find a cupboard full of sauces and condiments and basic needs such as oil and pasta. We stocked up on beautiful smoked goods, cheeses, artisan bread and ate like kings but we also only had to drive 3 mins to a great pub. the only slight drawback is if you have more than two people the stairs to the loft are very steep.

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Liked best: Views and the setup with everything laid on
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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kezral8
Brisbane
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76 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Amazing views”
Reviewed August 5, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

The Tree House is a cosy, warm and comfortable home, but being a group of 60 yr olds, we were unprepared for both, the very steep stairwell and the loft bedroom . Other than this, the amazing views of the DÉntrecastreaux Channel make it worth the climb. On a domestic note I would remove the opened bottles of pantry items and replace with new catering packs for each visitor. (There is now way I would use opened or anyone else' pantry items.). Thanks for a lovely stay.

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Liked best: The views and location
Liked least: The stairwell and the wet bathroom floor
Traveling group: Extended Family
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Starsoid
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Comfort & luxury away from it all”
Reviewed January 19, 2013 for a stay in January 2013

We stayed at The Tree House for 2 nights & used it as a base from which to explore Bruny Island. Loved the kitchen (especially the coffee machine!), comfy bed & couches and also the fire which we used on a particularly chilly January night! Nice walk down to the pub for yummy oysters & beer, and a welcome warm shower after a chilly adventure on the yellow boats the next day too. We really appreciated all the small details that had been thought of - well-equipped kitchen, washing machine, outdoor seating, etc.

Also a tip for those not from Tassie - we took our recyclables with us and were able to drop them off for free at the waste transfer station in Margate on the way back to Hobart. Nice to save some things from landfill!

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Liked best: Views
Liked least: No bath
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Lennox Head, Australia
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975 reviews
116 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 363 helpful votes
“Delightful rustic house on bush block with great ocean views”
Reviewed November 1, 2012 for a stay in October 2012

Located on a large bush block filled with native trees, natural rocks and a created garden, the Tree House attracts many native birds and macropods. The bush and ocean views can be enjoyed from everywhere in the house through extensive windows, one of the three outdoor verandas or outside in the garden itself in various seating areas. This was the main attraction for me.

The house has two sleeping spaces rather than bedrooms. Downstairs, the wall-less 'bedroom' flows seamlessly from the living area. Up a steep ladder is a second queen-sized sleeping area in a type of mezannine area with full sized glassed areas showcasing the ocean and bush views. There is a generous supply of linen, bedding and towels.

Downstairs, the house is in a cross shape. The wall-less 'bedroom' is at one end, the kitchen at the other, and in between the fireplace and dining room. At the other ends of the 'cross' is the lounge room and the entrance and bathroom.

The kitchen is generously supplied with crockery, cutlery, cooking utensils as well as a four burner stove, medium sized refigerator, dishwasher and microwave oven. The cupboards stock handy items such as a teapot, coffee plunger and condiments.

The bathroom has a shower, toilet, vanity and attractive ship-themed leadlight window.

The key is well located in a key lock. It gave immediate access to the house but I've experienced more 'user-friendly' key locks.

We stayed for five nights. I enjoyed staying here and would stay again.

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Liked best: The location; the bush block and views; the simplicity of the house
Liked least: The steep ladder to the upstairs sleeping space.
Traveling group: Friends
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MelanieP1...
Perth, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Pure Bliss”
Reviewed July 11, 2012 for a stay in July 2012
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My boyfriend and I were traveling through Tassie for a week and ended up in Bruny Island. We booked the Tree House for one night the same morning we were leaving for the ferry. We were so happy and impressed when we got there that we called the next day and booked another night which was not a problem. It was such a lovely, comfortable and welcoming space - we couldn't have hoped for more. The log fire was great, the furnishings and bedding were comfortable and there was everything we needed there, including a coffee machine which we used well! Our trip to the Tree House also inspired a visit to Bonorong Wildlife reserve as there was a book on Bonorong in the collection there - another unplanned but very worthwhile addition to our holiday. We were very happy with the Tree House!

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Liked best: The view, the log fire and amenities
Liked least: Nothing!
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Tasmania
Reviewed June 5, 2012 for a stay in June 2012
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Tasmania
Reviewed May 24, 2012 for a stay in May 2012

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