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    Platypus Playground Riverside Cottage

    1658 Gordon River Rd, Westerway, Tasmania 7140, Australia
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          1 Mar 2017
          “Wonderful stay at Platypus Cottage, Westerway”
          19 Jan 2017
          “Way overpriced for the amenities and condition of the property”
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          1 - 5 of 17 reviews

          Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

          What a wonderful place to relax. All amenities and the river backs on to the cottage so a perfect haven for relaxing and fishing. Two bedrooms, nice little lounge, kitchen/dining, well appointed bathroom and back deck perfect for bbq and relaxing. Looking forward to a...More

          Thank dancingdebbie2014
          Reviewed 20 January 2017

          Wish I'd read the reviews first. The short version: This cottage was renovated some time ago but unfortunately has not been maintained. Think of it like a slightly upscale camping experience. If you can get it for $100 / night in summer or $50 /...More

          Thank binomialpolluted
          Reviewed 29 November 2016

          This place had no washing machine, no oven, no internet, nor proper fridge & TV set, impossible for wheelchair access. Such a basic place was being described as a high class holiday cottage. We were tricked by the misleading advertisement, spending $220/night.

          1  Thank HannahJord
          Reviewed 25 April 2016

          The cottage was very clean and very quaint. Unfortunately on the main road even though it backs onto a river the cars kept coming till about 10pm at night. Need to take your own dinner unless you get to the local shop by 4pm otherwise...More

          Thank jax980
          Response from Madala53, Owner at Platypus Playground Riverside CottageResponded 5 January 2017

          Thank you so much for your review - glad you had a good time. Yes we are in a fairly remote location with a family of platypus, echidnas, kangaroos, lots of trout and very unspoiled by tourism. The TV has been replaced with a big...More

          Reviewed 11 April 2016

          Looking for the elusive platypus in the stream just behind the cottage. Couldn't see any in the morning. Saw an angler fishing for trout. The stream is so beautiful. Took some photographs. Shops were closed on public holidays.

          Thank ECOng46
          Response from Madala53, Owner at Platypus Playground Riverside CottageResponded 5 January 2017

          Thank you so much for your lovely review - glad you had such a great time. I hope you saw your platypus. Hopefully see you next time round. cheers Rob

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