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Wagner's Cottages

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the the first contact I made with Belinda at Wagner's Cottages I knew that our stay was going to be relaxing and enjoyable. Belinda was very easy to negotiate with and very understanding of my particular wishes when I booked which made our stay very easy indeed. I was on the East Coast to conduct a wedding and requested...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Lisa ! what a great review ! you have made all the hard work worthwhile. Just make sure you keep in touch if you two find yourselves down our way again ! Kind regards from all at Wagners estate.

Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Reviewed 20 April 2017

From our very warm greetings on our arrival to our final goodbyes we were extremely pleased with Belinda and Kerry's care and thoughtfulness in stocking our cottage. They supplied freshly baked bread, fresh home-grown tomatoes, fresh eggs, etc. And they even supplied a decanter of port for after dinner enjoyment. Outside our back door was a beautiful rose garden and...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you William ! You have made us happy, because the two of you enjoyed your stay in our Studio cottage. I think the vaulted timber ceiling enhances the cozy but spacious feeling of the cottage. Belinda does take a lot of time in setting up the cottages, so it is great that you enjoyed her efforts. Make sure you...

Atherton, Australia
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Unfortunately my husband and I only spent one night at Wagners cottage. I could have easily spent a few days enjoying the surroundings and the beautiful cottage. The cottage was well presented and on opening the door to the kitchen, a loaf of freshly baked bread waited our arrival. The open fire was laid and after dinner which we prepared...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Well, Jan, what a terrific review ! so glad you were comfortable in our beautiful Wagners cottage. We would love to have you come back and explore some more of the historic Freycinet Coast that surrounds Swansea. Do not fear, I will put on a batch of low fat scones for you on your next visit ! Kind regards from...

Amity, Oregon
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We recently spent two nights at this lovely property. We stayed in the Primrose Cottage, one of four cottages located on this expansive property. Our cottage had a kitchen, living room, bedroom, and spacious bathroom. Small flower vases graced every room. The furniture and bed were very comfortable and we were happy to use the washing machine and drying rack...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the terrific review ! So glad that you were happy with the breakfast provisions. You need a good start to the day, especially if you are going on one of the many scenic walks around the area. Sorry you had to use the washing machine on your holiday, sometimes you just can't stretch things until you get...

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Great location, close to the beach, Swansea town and only a short, picturesque drive to Freycinet and Wine Glass Bay. Owners Belinda and Kerry were very friendly and hospitable and have a knack for nice touches (e.g. Wine & Chocolates on arrival, freshly baked bread and free range eggs, etc). A memorable stay we will return!

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

So glad you two enjoyed your stay Brett ! Yes, we are lucky with our position on the picturesque East Coast. Maybe next time, when you both can enjoy a wine there are several vineyards in the area also ! Very happy that you found our bed to your liking, particularly after the big day across at Freycinet National Park....

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed in 'studio' which is much more spacious than I had expected. Lovely private garden, beautiful linens, great coffee, everything is great quality - gorgeous wraps for sitting in the garden in cooler weather. Very comfortable bed. A private paradise for a getaway with close access by car to freycinet national park. Worth a visit to the local, humble...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review ! Yes, our Studio cottage, built up from the ruins of the original c1860 estate stables, has a great open plan layout. So glad that you enjoyed some of the quality items and touches that we have here at Wagners cottages. As you have mentioned, comfortable bedding is one of our top priorities. So...

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We keep coming back to Wagners because we can't find better. Accommodation is great, service is brilliant. We will continue to return here as often as we can. We have stayed in many hotels and B&B's around Tasmania but have not found one in this price range that equals Wagners.

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Max, thank you for the great review ! So much for the big hail storm that Belinda predicted ! I have to say, it is very rewarding for us that you rate our little establishment so highly, particularly as you two do travel a little ! I can assure you that we will continue in our efforts to ensure any...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This establishment is truely one of a kind. Friendly hosts providing a "human touch" for their guesses that goes far and beyond the service that you would normally expect. Fresh bread and scones, jam, eggs in the kitchen to port and chocolate in the lounge room we're just some of the welcoming homely items that we discovered. A home away...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

What a great review ! We do try and treat our guests as visitors to our home, which is what it is, here at Wagners Cottages. Very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us over here in the East ! Make sure you give us a call if you make it back this way again. Thank you again......Belinda, Kerry...

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

What terrific place! Our Primrose Cottage was delightful. It was quite spacious, very clean and extremely comfortable. Belinda and Kerry made our stay so pleasant that we're already talking about a return visit in the next few years. We just can't say enough about how wonderful the Wagner's Cottages are. Also, if you're interested in exploring Tasmania's extraordinary east coast,...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review Chuck ! if we gave guests a review, both yourself and Joanne would be at the top of the list. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and our beautiful east coast. Kind regards....Belinda, Angus, the chooks aaannnd Kerry.

France
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We stayed 4 nights in the studio cottage and it was everything we could have hoped for. Very comfortable and a delightful place to make a base to explore the beautiful area. Belinda and Kerry are great hosts and do everything they can to ensure you enjoy your time with them and in the area. The homemade bread and scones...

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wagnerscottages, Owner at Wagner's Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time for a review. We are also very happy that you enjoyed the delights of our Studio cottage. It was a pleasure to host you guys during your visit to our historic east coast. Glad you found the continental breakfast supplies to your liking, I also enjoy Belinda's sourdough bread ! Regards.....Kerry, Belinda aaannd Angus.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wagners Cottage is heritage listed and the gardens and estate are still surrounded by original drystone walls built by Michael Wagner and his son in circa 1860. Our four cottages are positioned throughout the estate and as such, enjoy an atmosphere of serenity and privacy. We have studio, one and two bedroom cottages, most with open log fires and luxurious spas to enable you to relax fully after a days exploration of our beautiful Freycinet Coast and surrounding wineries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wagner's Cottages

Address: 13182 Tasman Hwy, Swansea, Tasmania 7190, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Swansea
Price Range: $197 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wagner's Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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