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Woolmers Estate

Woolmers Lane, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6391 2230
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Informative Tour

We stayed in one of the cottages , see my separate review. We didn't know quite what to expect but... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gold Coast
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Sad we missed the house

Very cool place but sad we missed that the house was closed for the month and we missed the tour of... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
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  • Average9%
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Woolmers Lane, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6391 2230
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the cottages , see my separate review. We didn't know quite what to expect but were pleased we did the guided tour rather than the self tour as you cannot access the house without a guide , the doors are...More

Thank Tardustraveller
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Very cool place but sad we missed that the house was closed for the month and we missed the tour of the main house by 3 days. Check the website!

Thank ShannaAndFamily
Reviewed 30 June 2017

After a recommendation from a friend, I made Woolmers a "must do" on my whistle stop day trip from Hobart to Launceston. I wasn't disappointed, and was lucky enough to be the one person on the guided tour I took, on a quiet Sunday afternoon...More

Thank Phoemail
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The purpose of my visit was to explore the convict history as Woolmers Estate has world heritage listing for its role in the convict assignment system. The tour was all about the Archer family and only very briefly were convicts mentioned. And the house is...More

Thank Duncan E
Reviewed 27 May 2017

One of Tasmania's colonial homestead, beautiful gardens - all very English as you would expect. Gardens are especially beautiful in Spring and Autumn

Thank IsobelandDick
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great experience. Cosy, very old cottage with wood fire heating and upstairs king bedroom with a dormer window. Great facilities including washer, dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Only oversight was lack of internet, but understandable due to isolation and spread of units. We got a...More

Thank Darryl B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A wonderful legacy of how the family lived, all 5 generations of this family. A great amount of knowledge from our tour guide Norma who was happy to show us how this family got by. Well worth a visit

Thank Rosalie W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited the estate with friends from overseas. The gardens were beautiful. We enjoyed our walk through the rose garden and various outbuildings. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. The site has a fascinating convict heritage which is well worth discovering. The views...More

Thank Helen R
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Travelling in Tassie for business in Launceston I went for something a little different and stayed in the Coachman's Cottage at Woolmers. The property is amazing, having it to yourself in the late afternoon after the visitors are gone is fantastic. It's a bit of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The walk from Brickendon took about 30 minutes and had informative signs along the way. Gardens and buildings at Woolmers were very beautiful. Scones, jam and cream were very good, and plunger coffee was excellent. They even had Gluten Free scones on request.

Thank Charlie S
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1 September 2017|
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Response from Roger A | Reviewed this property |
It is NOT my establishment. I stayed there for a night and really enjoyed it. Go to the website for bookings.
16 December 2016|
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Response from DaJuSher | Reviewed this property |
No sure, we are from NSW and stayed whilst on holidays during July 2016.