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Woodbridge on the Derwent

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“reading room”(6 reviews)
“the river”(23 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Woodbridge is very special.It has everything for a perfect stay,a lovely position on the river,beautiful gardens, and very comfortable rooms.We loved the elegant salons,sitting in front of the fire reading,and thinking how lucky we were to be there. The Woodbridge has been renovated with love...More

Thank sophiehannah
Response from john g, Owner at Woodbridge on the DerwentResponded 10 November 2017

Hello Ms Hannah Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and particularly chuffed that your husband did not want to leave. The good news, of course, is that he can come back any time he likes. We agree with...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

1825 renovated mansion, only eight rooms, on the river, with all rooms enjoying a view. Stayed three nights for my 60th birthday and it was a truly wonderful few days, Tim looked after us magnificently and even organised the local Platypus to gambol in the...More

Thank Paul G
Response from john g, Owner at Woodbridge on the DerwentResponded 29 March 2017

Dear Paul G If only we could get the platypus to perform on cue! Unfortunately they are not on the payroll, so are not as reliable as our wonderful staff. I will pass on your comments to Tim, Chefs Celia and Michelle, and I also...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stayed at Woodbrige for one night as we had been in Hobart for 4 days since this was our 40th Anniversary,it was the highlight of the trip but to our disapointment was not up to expectation the breakfast was very poor considereing we had...More

4  Thank ciantar2017
Response from john g, Owner at Woodbridge on the DerwentResponded 11 March 2017

Dear ciantar2017 We are delighted that you enjoyed our beautiful location and the lovely views from your room as well as Woodbridge's amazing history. We were also delighted to read your glowing comment in our Guest Book which says how much you had enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Woodbridge for a couple of nights around New Year's Eve. The hotel is very welcoming per se with a wonderful garden and an incredible staff, very kind and accomodating. However given the price you pay you expect more. This both in...More

5  Thank Ele A
Response from john g, Owner at Woodbridge on the DerwentResponded 8 January 2017

Thank you, Ele A for you kind words, and we will pass on your compliments to our 'incredible' staff. It is that personal care and attention that makes a place special, don't you agree? I understand that you slept in and missed breakfast, and that...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017

Well, what can I say about our experience at Woodbridge...? Delightful? Magical? Warm and inviting? Each year my son (13) and I go on a Mother/son trip and this year we decided that Woodbridge would be our base. We were so delighted with our choice....More

2  Thank Kymberlie D
Response from john g, Owner at Woodbridge on the DerwentResponded 2 January 2017

Dear Kymberlie D We are delighted that you both had such a wonderful time at Woodbridge, and we all very much enjoyed watching mother and son having such fun together, from wooden puzzles in the Ballroom (thank you for road testing the new ones for...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$376 - US$610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Flavio B
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Response from zzrbell | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall any cruises that run up the Derwent. There is a bus that runs from Hobart regularly though. The drive is only about 45minutes and is quite pleasant as you drive next to the Derwent.
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"We had the Captain Roadnight suite but I am in doubt that any of the 8 rooms will be great."
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"make sure you book the breakfast and dinner package, Woodbridge provide a small dinner or an option of 4..."
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"Very Disappointed!!!!"
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"The 3 bridges suite is the furthest from the road and offers the quietest experience"
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