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Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios
Reviewed April 7, 2011

We had a studio room for one night, which was just perfect for an overnight between hiking & driving through the mountains.
The owner was very helpful and pleasant, advising on where to go both nearby and on our way back to Hobart.

  • Stayed: April 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 21, 2011

A great place to stay if you are visiting Lake St Claire. The owners are a mine of info on the surrounding area and make a real effort to ensure you have a comfortable stay. The chalets are comfortable, clean and unpretentious.

  • Stayed: February 2011, traveled solo
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Reviewed March 16, 2011

Nice rooms in a rather remote location. This is a good place to break the trip from Hobart to the west coast, allowing an early start to experience the amazing short walks on the highway. Our host advised us of these great easy walks in the area, which we may have missed otherwise.

  • Stayed: March 2011
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Reviewed March 15, 2011

We first decided to stay at Derwent Bridge (Huegel)Chalets as we were travelling from Richmond to Strahan and with frequent sightseeing stops, would not have made it in the one day. We found the accommodation exactly as we had seen it on the web site and found that it was clean, cosy and very comfortable. The heater was put on for us as soon as we entered the cabin as it was cold (March) and we certainly enjoyed the Port and chocolates. We must thank John for his advice on things to see in this area and further afield, as we might have missed seeing some amazing things.

  • Stayed: March 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 9, 2011

My family and I arrived this afternoon after undertaking several walks on the way from Hobart. We were welcomed by John who was generous with his time in exPlaining attractions both locally and as far away as Cradle Mountain. His advice on local fishing spots enabled us to catch a huge rainbow trout in Lake St Claire and John presented us with a lemon to cook with as a trophy for our magnificent catch. On arrival he also provided us with a welcome pack of freshly ground coffee, port and chocolate which was much appreciated. The facility has been renovated over the past couple of years with new carpet, linen, curtains, paint and appliances. It is in very good condition and ideally located near Lake St Claire (and fishing!). We were initially hesitant to book here because of an erroneous Trip Advisor review about the old hotel up the road which has been mistakenly attributed to Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios; the error is obvious when you drive past the other establishment which is only 400m away. We would have no hesitation recommending Derwent Bridge Chalets and Studios to other travelers. Skya2005

  • Stayed: January 2011
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Reviewed November 30, 2010

This was the second this year. The studio accommodation was excellent. Well appointed, clean, warm, and private. Hosts John and Louise really try to go that little bit beyond expectations to make your stay a really enjoyable experience. We will be back and have no hesitation in recommending it to all of our friends.

  • Stayed: November 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 19, 2010

The studio we stayed in was modern, comfortable and warm. The facilities inside this lovely little cabin where very good. There was nice little extras provided. Would definitly stay there again.

Stayed: October 2010, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios

Address: 15478 Lyell Hwy, Derwent Bridge, Tasmania 7140, Australia
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Location: Australia > Tasmania > Derwent Bridge
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 1 Specialty Lodging in Derwent Bridge
Price Range: $138 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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