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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in Kirby Cottage for 2 nights. It was immaculately clean and very comfortable. Great shower and the whole cottage was light, spacious and appealing. Surrounded by lovely gardens. The managers supplied us with great advice for activities, where to buy groceries, go out to eat etc. etc. Would highly recommend this accommodation and we will be back. Very...

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Rob G, Front Office Manager at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

Dear SW, We thank you for your review on our property. As a team we strive to deliver the best accommodation we can. Our business is to ensure you have a great holiday, we are only too pleased you found your cottage clean and comfortable. Our managers are skilled in giving local tourist information as they themselves visit local tourist...

Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Loved our only one night stay to see wine glass bay in the freycinet national park. The pier room was exceptionally clean you could eat your dinner off the bathroom floor and lots of nice touches and some extra cooking things. A little bit pricey for one night but i appreciated the warm welcome and cleanliness of everything.

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Rob G, Owner at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

HI tom, Thanks for posting a review of your recent stay in one of our 2 bedroom cottages (PIER COTTAGE) It is a pity that you were only able to stay for one night, but as you would have experienced, not just our property but all accommodation is fully booked on the East Coast of Tasmania at this time of...

Pittsworth, Australia
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Well kept property and good location within easy walking distance to restaurants,supermarkets, shops and the beach. The cottage was well appointed and comfortable. Peter (the gardner) was friendly and knowledgeable. 9 mile beach is within easy driving distance and fabulous to walk on.

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Rob G, Owner at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Gillian, Yhank you for your review of Swan Cottage one of our two bedroom cottages at the property. We are glad to hear that you found the cottage well appointed and comfortable. The property is a very easy walk to all services, shops and a diverse number of pristine beaches. Thanks for the tip on Nine Mile beach to...

Burnie, Australia
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the attic spa suite. Was very clean. Roomy for an attic. Spa was great. Quiet, cosy room. Stairs a bit steep to get up to room but was worth the climb. Bed was firm but comfy. Lots of pillows on bed. Close to town and beach

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Rob G, Owner at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of your stay in the Attic Spa Suite. It is quite a nice little hide-away and as you mentioned quite roomy for an attic. The larger TV and extra room along with a two person spa bath adjacent the queen sized bed and kitchenette and separate ensuite all hopefully make this a pleasant surprise...

Glasgow
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights when visiting Freycinet National Park. Hadn't been able to get accommodation closer to the park but this was fine maybe 60 or 70km away. Lovely room with a spa bath in the corner, a dining table, a settee area and a kitchen and bathroom with shower. Free internet of reasonable standard or you can pay...

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Rob G, Owner at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your recent stay at Swansea Cottages and Motel Suites, choosing to stay in our quite special Attic Spa Suite. It is a real little hidaway and we are pleased that you enjoyed it along with our complimentary WiF. Wi Fi speed is limited by both the Telco, Telstra that only supply a second grade...

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We came on the last minute. Very friendly people, the cottage is very nicely equipped. Beautiful garden and very close to the beach. We needed a room with access foe a mobility scooter, that was a bit problematic as the sliding door had a small step too. A small ramp would help

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Rob G, Owner at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for staying with us as a last minute option. It is unfortunate that our disabled cottage was occupied at the time as this cottage has ramps, and a walk in shower with height adjustable shower chair and hand rails. Maybe in future you could utilise our facilities which would be more suitable to your...

Orange, Australia
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We had two nights at Swansea Cottages and stayed in Sherbourne Lodge. We found the owners to be helpful, friendly and charming. They told us where to eat, shop and visit in the lovely town. The accommodation was spotless, homely and well maintained. The beds were extremely comfortable and the cottage contained all our needs. Thank you most sincerely for...

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Rob G, Front Office Manager at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Leanne, Thankyou so much for taking the time to write your review of your stay in Sherbourne Lodge. It was certainly our pleasure to have you stay and we hope to see you again next time. Warm regards, Beth

Red Deer, Canada
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We stayed for one night this past March, during our visit to Tasmania. The management is friendly and helpful, providing tips on where to eat, etc. Our room was comfortable and clean. The entire property and buildings appeared to be well maintained and charming

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Rob G, Manager at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sanhos, Thankyou so much for your kind review. We are certainly glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We pride ourselves on cleanliness and making your trip as comfortable and relaxing as possible. We hope you are able to return in the future. Best wishes, Beth Caretaker at Swansea Cottages & Motel Suites

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed 1 night in the Spa Suite (5) in Early June. It was cold outside but the heating and Spa Bath inside was perfect. The receptionist was lovely and we were lucky to meet their two sweet puppies as well. Overall expectations exceeded and would visit again!

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Rob G, Manager at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad thast you enjoyed your stay! We always endevour to provide 5 Star service and we do appreciate your kind comments! The management team, Swansea Cottages.

North Yorkshire
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We booked 2 nights here on our 10 night tour of Tasmania. Travelling with our grown up son we thought we had booked a cottage with 2 rooms but on arrival discovered our tour company had booked us all in a single room family suite - obviously not ideal. The reception team were brilliant and arranged for our son to...

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Rob G, Front Office Manager at Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Silverfoxtrotter, we were pleased we were able to rectify the situation for you and your son. The reception staff always try to give 5 star service every time and we are glad you felt you received that. We are so glad you found the cottage comfortable and furnished to your requirements. We hope to see you back here in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quality,exceptionally well appointed motel suites and 1,2 & 3 bedroom fully self contained cottages well suited for business,tourist and holiday accommodation set up as a quaint heritage styled village on the East Coast of Tasmania. Situated in the historic seaside township of Swansea adjacent Freycinet National Park and the world nenowned Wineglass Bay. Available overnight and for longer stays. FREE parking, free WiFi, free use of barbeque. A small family operated business with dedicated friendly and helpful staff to not only make you feel at home but also to assist in planning your stay and assisting with reservations and bookings for you. Established Circa 1991. Total accommodation for 60+ guests in both motel suites and fully self contained 1, 2 and 3 bedroom cottages. Light breakfast available from reception with fully cooked breakfasts available at the Swansea Barkmill Bakery from 7.00am. 30M Your choice of well equipped 1 bedroom Motel Suites or fully equipped self contained 1. 2 and 3 bedroom accommodation. Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, full oven and hot plates as well as dishwasher, sandwich maker and rice cooker, jug and toaster. WiFi is complimentary throughout the entire property and in all rooms. Suites and cottages are sitauted adjacent the beach and surrounded by expansive cottage gardens. All rooms:- -are air conditioned as well as heated by reverse cycle heating. -equipped with IDD telephone -Larger Flat screen LCD Television and DVD player -some have a 2 person spa. Attic Suite 5 and Bayview Cottage. -BBQ and Gazeebo free use for guests -Off street private parking (free) -Tennis Courts x 2 (fee) Raquets available. -Bicycle hire available. Fishing rods available for hire. -1200+ DVD library in reception (fee) -50M to main swimming beach -30 M to Historic Swansea Barkmill, Cafe/Bakery and Tavern -200M to town centre ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge

Address: 43 Franklin Street, Swansea, Tasmania 7190, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Swansea
Price Range: $211 - $355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swansea Cottages & Sherbourne Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“The accommodation offers either self contained cottages or large self contained motel rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles tasgenie, 21 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Just choose this place.”
 of 5 bubbles davec810, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Don't pick the family room/suite if you do have kids as you won't be able to move if there were 4 of you. There might be better options but unfortunately, we didn't have any other option.”
 of 5 bubbles 196louisew, 9 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Not worth to stay in this area, most of the rooms are expensive and small, I think. However, there are few nice & good restaurants nearby, good to try.”
 of 5 bubbles NATNATCHONG, 30 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Ask if you can choose”
 of 5 bubbles melaniea614, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
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