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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Windmill Hill Lodge came highly recommended and lived up to the hype. The house is old but charming and Steve has the charm and manner (maybe also the gift of the gab - Blarney?) needed to be a great host. It shows that what is important are the people! The breakfast offered will not be seen anywhere else - memorable....

Thank Stevokid
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay, large room close to the city and a superb continental breakfast that had home made breads and pancakes ,homemade jams and honey plus a selections of cereals and fruit and hot porridge . The owner was pleasant and helpful and I would certainly use his lodge again

Thank darcy232
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Room we had was double and single for our daughter. Wooden floor in room was not overly clean. Beds old but comfortable. Lamps above bed had no light bulbs. Breakfast was good. Plenty of it and mostly home made - bread, stewed fruit, dried fruit, yogurt, muffins and jams were all excellent.

Thank Karen J
Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We originally booked into Windmill Hill for just the one night on the day we arrived in Tasmania, but we loved the experience so much, that we booked a couple more nights at the end of our trip before we left. We were travelling with our two teenage boys in tow, and had a lot of difficulty finding accommodation to...

Thank DevanSam
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We over-nighted in Launceston en route to the boat at Devonport. The management was very accommodating regarding our late arrival (10pm from the Highlands) - you don't always find this. The decor is tasteful, "classic" B&B style, (somewhat eclectic) and the rooms are comfortable. The breakfast is really good, with various homemade condiments on offer - certainly better than the...

Thank Richard D
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night while in launceston, lovely bed and breakfast! Very nice house and so welcoming on arrival and throughout. The gent Steve is super friendly and knowledgeable of the area! Rooms clean and more than adequate. A little dated but I think it makes this place a unique experience. Breakfast was delicious, all homemade, creamed rice, fresh...

Thank Megan D
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We had a very welcoming stay at this beatiful B & B. The home made Breads, jams, pikelets,Mueslies, stewed and bottle fruits all local made our stay all the more memorable and I would definately recomend this stay. The owner/ managers are lovely so give them a call. The location was easy to find although high on a hill a...

Thank KerryC13
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed with our two young children for 2 nights and Steve (proprietor) was very accommodating. The ###breakfast### provided is ****incredible**** with fresh local fruits and all the popular options covered. Set in an 19th century home, it's warm and a perfect location to take in all of launceston's excellent tourist destinations. Highly recommend.

Thank D V
Steven S, Owner at Windmill Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Steve

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Recommend to us by the barman at St Johns (a must see for lovers of craft beer) The Windmill Hill Lodge is beautiful place to stay while in Launceston. Reasonably priced. Breakfast was amazing!! Homemade Bread, jams, fruit preserves and Honey from their garden!!!!Owners were a lovely couple who told as a little about the history of launceston and places...

Thank suze011
Steven S, Owner at Windmill Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind comments. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Steve

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The Lovely and convenient location just above the city adds to the overall quality package with this B&B. Friendly service and wonderful range of breakfast options (including homemade honey and preserves, fresh pikelets and apple muffins) in the historic building made it a stay to remember. The rooms were tidy and the beds quite comfortable with a nice little kitchenette/dining...

Thank Gordon D

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Additional Information about Windmill Hill Lodge

Address: 22 High St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range: $155 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Windmill Hill Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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