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9 Wellington St, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 7025 Australia See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
3.5 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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One night is never enough! Situated next to the historic Richmond Bridge, nestled under Australia's oldest Catholic Church this 2 bedroom convict brick cottage will delight you with its comfort, privacy and More originality. A short stroll across the bridge to enjoy the unique charms of Australia's finest Georgian Village where you can visit Australia's oldest existing goal, browse through galleries, craft & antique shops or enjoy delicious fare in cafes, restaurants or bakery. Set in large cottage gardens its an ideal base to explore historic Richmond, the Coal River Valley wines, Port Arthur, the Midlands & only 25 mins from Hobart. Includes: Double bed & 2 singles, wood fire, electric heating, fully equipped large traditional kitchen, laundry facilities, complimentary port & chocolates, DVD's, books on the history of the area, games etc. Bathroom off the main bedroom. BBQ available. A stay in Laurel Cottage is an opportunity to relive a piece of history rather than just observe it. Less
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Laurel Cottages Richmond, Tasmania
Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Clarence > Richmond
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay, close to most attractions including Port Arthur, lovely wood fire, very comfortable beds and so clean, breakfast was supplied with a great choice of food, even orange juice.the cottage has a lot of history and has been lovingly restored, a book...More

Thank Beryl S
Response from JulieW2577, Owner at Laurel CottagesResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for your review, yes I agree Laurel Cottage is in a great location to stay for several nights and explore the local area antique shops, cafes and wineries etc. glad you appreciated all the renovations/restorations too.

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay in the historic cottage, books there showed the restoration of the building, which is a major undertaking , the wood fire and the well equipped kitchen allow one to get own meals, breakfast is supplied and the cupboards well stocked including a...More

Thank Beryl S
Reviewed 2 April 2018

My wife and I recently had the pleasure of staying at Laurel Cottage for two nights. For anyone wishing for the colonial cottage experience without forgoing the comforts of the twenty first century, this is the place for them. Our host could not have been...More

Thank Jollyade
Response from Julie W, Owner at Laurel CottagesResponded 4 April 2018

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your colonial cottage experience, being in an historic town such as Richmond this is just what we aim for.

Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is a living history experience offering home comforts, provided by a most congenial hostess. The period décor includes books and DVDs and extra lighting. The 1800's renovated cottage is in an ideal location, close to Richmond Bridge and the village of shops, cafes, pub...More

Thank Kathe125
Response from Julie W, Owner at Laurel CottagesResponded 14 March 2018

Thanks Kathleen for your comments and yes the cottage is certainly a step back into convict time, so glad you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to meeting you again.

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My hubby & I had a lovely stay at Laurel Cottage. Sitting in front of the fire reading. Everything is provided. Host is lovely & lives on the same block. We had trouble fitting our 4wd in the allocated park, so had to park out...More

Thank Tanya R
Response from Julie W, Owner at Laurel CottagesResponded 24 June 2017

Glad you enjoyed you time in Laurel cottage, yes the wood fire is particularly lovely at this time of the year and the sound of children's laughter etc while playing outside enjoyable.

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"Good for one person or a couple"
11 Nov. 2015
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31 Mar. 2014
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"Huge very comfortable queen size room in the first bedroom and two single beds in the other bedroom. All..."
25 Aug. 2013
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