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    Platypus Park Country Retreat

    Platypus Park 20 Ada St, Bridport, Tasmania 7262, Australia
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    US$104
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good31%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “the river” (13 reviews)
    “spa bath” (5 reviews)
    “games room” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 58 reviews

    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

    Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

    Quiet peaceful, there was a few children here at the same time but the games room is far away enough so as not to disturb other guests outside the township but not to far away to walk into town centre I highly recommend

    Thank Christopher R
    Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 11 May 2017

    Thank you for choosing to have your break away with us in Bridport. Pleased you found it just what you needed. We look forward to meeting you again.

    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    This place offers great country accommodation in the country. It is not meant to be five star or anything. It is what it is. And we love it. Great for a family or group. Th cottages may be old and have older furniture, - but...More

    Thank Angleseateam
    Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 14 April 2017

    Thank you for your great feedback. Really the best breakfast you had in Tasmania...wow we are so thrilled to hear that. Hope to see you again sometime. Walk to town...well yes takes me about 20minutes to stroll to the Bunker Bar Cafe, but then I...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

    We had a pleasant three night stay, at platypus retreat, position is excellent, and accomodation cottage was clean and had everything we required. Lovely evening stroll down by the river with the excellent and knowledgeable tour guide 🐕. Our only complaint would be hard to...More

    Thank Jackie w
    Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 4 March 2017

    Thank you for your valuable feed back. The bed was new in June, I guess we cannot get it right for everyone, we do appologise. Glad you were able to relax, and Sofie loved taking you for a walk to the river :) we look...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

    As per previous review the place is terribly disappointing - they haven't bothered updating the furniture and bedding since 1980. The mattress was old and incredibly uncomfortable and the pillows were worse. It was a competition on what stopped us sleeping - the horrible bed...More

    Thank Donna P
    Response from Local57, Owner at Platypus Park Country RetreatResponded 8 February 2017

    Thank you for your review of our property. Reviews should actually be factual and honest, in our opinion. You Phoned on the day to ask for a place to stay and could you bring your two dogs. Being a quiet Sunday night, I allowed you...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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
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    • Tasmania >
    • Bridport
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    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (27)
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