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Kentisbury Country House

Kentisbury Country House
31 reviews
Kentisbury Country House
Beautiful Queen Room
Large, comfortable Queen Room
Gorgeous Queen Bedroom
Upstairs bathroom
Bathroom/Laundry Downstairs
Living room
Rotunda interior
Rotunda interior
Sunshine in the Rotunda Room
Late afternoon in the living room
Winter in the sunroom
Early summer
Exterior through the birches
Exterior view of rotunda room
Outdoor dining under the rose arbour
Garden in early summer
Side view of Kentisbury Country House
We love flowers!
Waiting for the Italian lavendar to bloom
Down the garden path
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
West Kentish, Sheffield, Tasmania
Kentisbury Country House is a beautiful European style country house on five acres of lush farmland which accommodates up to nine people, groups of friends, families or romantic couples. The house is exclusively yours and is self contained, perfect for longer stays with a full kitchen, two living areas, two bathrooms and laundry facilities. Lake Barrington is close by with views to the lake from the property. An ideal base to explore Cradle Mountain, Mole Creek Caves, the Outdoor Art Gallery towns of Sheffield, Railton and Wilmot. Devonport Ferry and Airport is a 30 minute drive away and Launceston Airport is approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes away.
About the Owner, Melissa L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Sep 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 31 reviews and 1 property
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English first
London, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed February 7, 2017 for a stay in January 2017

Four of us stayed at Kentisbury Country House, rounding of a fantastic trip to Tasmania. The house is very spacious and would accomodate six or more (using the fold out beds) very easily. The kitchen was well equipped and the bathrooms are very well furnished, a theme that runs throughout the property. We all felt at home very quickly. We...

Management response:

Thanks for the review! Glad you enjoyed your night here. Oh the huntsmen, it has been a great year for them, must be the cool weather. Hope you didn't get a fright. It was lovely to meet you all. Melissa


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Danny W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 18, 2016 for a stay in December 2016
person found this review helpful

Our party of 6 stayed at Kentisbury Country House for 2 nights and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The property is cosy, tranquil and is extensively equipped. It was clean and tidy and we met our wonderful host Melissa who has been helpful throughout. This has to be one of the best accommodations and the BEST value for money. our...

Management response:

I am so happy you enjoyed your stay Danny, it was lovely to meet you all. Thanks for being gorgeous guests and thank you for the kind review, it is much appreciated. Hope 2017 is great for you all and look forward to catching up when you next visit Cradle Mountain area. Kind regards, Melissa


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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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Stopped here as a last night before seeing friends back to the mainland. Wonderful facilities, amazing decor (our room was only missing a knight's armour in the corner), terrific views from all rooms. Great garden and some friendly highland cattle. Great to see lovely old fruit trees producing well and the lovely array of preserves for purchase. We certainly enjoyed...

Management response:

Thank you! It was great meeting you all, so pleased you enjoyed your stay, we will be happy to welcome you again on a return visit. Shame you missed the apples, they are perfect right now! Thanks again. Melissa & Peter


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (15)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Kentisbury Country House has a strict no party policy.
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Rates for one couple $275.00 per night. Each additional guest $55.00 per night. Children under 2 years no charge.
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About the neighborhood
Kentisbury Country House is located in the north of Tasmania, half an hours drive from the Spirit of Tasmania Ferry and Devonport Airport and and hour and ten minutes drive from Launceston Airport. Cradle Mountain is an scenic 40 minute drive away. Our nearest town is Sheffield "Town of Murals" which is a ten minute drive with awe inspiring views of Mount Roland around every corner. Lake Barrington Rowing Course is nearby and is suitable for fishing, rowing and other water activities. Kentisbury Country House is a fantastic base to explore the North West of Tasmania. Tasmazia, the largest maze complex is the Southern Hemisphere is nearby, a fun day out for young and old alike. Mole Creek Caves featuring the glow worms and underground river and the tiny town of Chudleigh are withi... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 29.8 mi.
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