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Woolmers Estate

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Woolmers Lane, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6391 2230
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  • Average8%
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“rose garden” (42 reviews)
“guided tour” (27 reviews)
“the main house” (10 reviews)
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Woolmers Lane, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6391 2230
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably one of the best kept pieces of Tasmanian history and a tribute to the Archer family. There is also a new, contemporary function center overlooking the property and Rose Garden. Well worth a visit!

Thank ginandtonic70
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit. More rules here than at other estates but very interesting and informative. lncredible history of family. Wonderful grounds and house

Thank keryann2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem! The last of a 200 year dynasty of Archers William left this property to the people of australia . Everything is there as they lived and died ,truly a unique window to the past. The guided tour is a must as it...More

Thank Richardrobertson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the cottages , see my separate review. We didn't know quite what to expect but were pleased we did the guided tour rather than the self tour as you cannot access the house without a guide , the doors are...More

Thank Tardustraveller
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Very cool place but sad we missed that the house was closed for the month and we missed the tour of the main house by 3 days. Check the website!

Thank ShannaAndFamily
Reviewed 30 June 2017

After a recommendation from a friend, I made Woolmers a "must do" on my whistle stop day trip from Hobart to Launceston. I wasn't disappointed, and was lucky enough to be the one person on the guided tour I took, on a quiet Sunday afternoon...More

Thank Phoemail
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The purpose of my visit was to explore the convict history as Woolmers Estate has world heritage listing for its role in the convict assignment system. The tour was all about the Archer family and only very briefly were convicts mentioned. And the house is...More

Thank Duncan E
Reviewed 27 May 2017

One of Tasmania's colonial homestead, beautiful gardens - all very English as you would expect. Gardens are especially beautiful in Spring and Autumn

Thank IsobelandDick
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great experience. Cosy, very old cottage with wood fire heating and upstairs king bedroom with a dormer window. Great facilities including washer, dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Only oversight was lack of internet, but understandable due to isolation and spread of units. We got a...More

Thank Darryl B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A wonderful legacy of how the family lived, all 5 generations of this family. A great amount of knowledge from our tour guide Norma who was happy to show us how this family got by. Well worth a visit

Thank Rosalie W
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1 September 2017|
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Response from Roger A | Reviewed this property |
It is NOT my establishment. I stayed there for a night and really enjoyed it. Go to the website for bookings.
16 December 2016|
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Response from DaJuSher | Reviewed this property |
No sure, we are from NSW and stayed whilst on holidays during July 2016.