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Platypus Park Country Retreat

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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“spa bath”(5 reviews)
“games room”(4 reviews)
“huge lounge”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Water pressure terrible, cleaning poor, build up of dust under table and chairs,frig and bed I don't think they have a vacuum cleaner. Noisy from near by road. The veranda decking boards have deteriorated to be a OH&S hazard, overall a bit dated. Would not...More

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Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Just interested to know why you were expecting 5 star accommodation, we are not star rated at all? Our one bedroom Lavender spa cottage is usally highly rated; with a new bed, polished floors and new curtains, new back covered...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We stayed at platypus lodge for 5 nights recently. The accomodation is very good with comfy beds and good facilities. The hosts are very friendly and interested in you enjoying your stay. Launceston and other Local attractions are short drives on well made roads making...More

Thank Nicky G
Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for appreciating our peaceful farm locaton, hope to meet you again. Wish you well with your travels.

Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

8 of us shared 6 rooms which were spacious and exceptionally clean / well fitted out. The owners (Gina and Tony) could not do enough to help - they even bought our food and drinks prior to arriving! They have a large meeting room with...More

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Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 30 December 2017

Thank you for choosing to stay with us for your golf trip. Happy to have been able to assist you and look forward to your return visit.

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Totally charming. Peaceful and beautiful surrounds. Friendly and very well behaved dog. We had the Forester suite. Best rooms we've had all holiday. Huge lounge kitchen and dining area. Full sized refrigerator and decently sized kitchen. Generous main bedroom. Second bedroom a little small but...More

Thank Jocelyn D
Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for your thoughtful feedback. So pleased you enjoyed your stay. All the best.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

A friend and I stayed here recently enroute to Barnbougle for golf. The Retreat is managed by Tony and his wife. Very nice welcome. We stayed in a 2 bed one double downstairs and a double in the loft. Airconditioned very pleasant surrounds. Full laundry...More

Thank david O
Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you for coming to stay during your golfing trip. You chose our Wattle Spa studio room with 2 queen beds. No taxi in our small village for the two minute drive to the hotels/ cafes, but we do offer you a lift to town...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$100 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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"All suites are self contained and have nice views over the countryside.."
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