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Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios

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15478 Lyell Hwy, Derwent Bridge, Tasmania 7140 Australia
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Free parking
Paid wifi
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
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Non-smoking hotel
Self-serve laundry
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Kitchenette
Microwave
Refrigerator
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Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
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CodyMav wrote a review Jul 2021
Gold Coast, Australia27608 contributions1262 helpful votes
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No greeting, just an envelope. No wifi, albeit my personal Optus data worked perfectly. Comfy space & bed. Easy parking adjacent to cabin door. Little signs all over, tone more demanding than instructional Stayed in old world luxury for less than this.
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Date of stay: March 2021
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AussieBella wrote a review Jun 2021
Adelaide, Australia178 contributions70 helpful votes
We booked a studio cabin direct with the owner and paid a 50% deposit. It was explained to me that if we couldn't make this date we would have a credit available to use at another time. So we went with this condition. We received a text prior to our arrival with details of collecting our keys. Our cabin was excellent. Very clean, had everything we needed for a one night stay, lovely and warm too with electric blanket and very good heating. We had all our own food supplies so did not use the cafe or Pub. Proved to be a wise decision to break the trip from Hobart to Strahan, the roads are a bit of a challenge in parts.
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Gill P wrote a review Apr 2021
Strahan, Australia3 contributions1 helpful vote
Arrived after a very long day and was rebuked on jntercom as it was before 3p.m. 2.50 actually. Told to go to cafe next door. I believe they may be same ownership. Then when we did arrive after 3p.m., told with no tact, to wait outside. In Victoria we have signs which say how many people are allowed in a building. Then Louise bad mouthed the hotel down the road regarding the food. We found it to be excellent. I would have difficulties recommending this place as no hospitality was shown. Also why put breakfast cereal in the room, if it has to be paid for. Room clean, warm, comfy - just not the welcome.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Sannice wrote a review Mar 2021
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I strongly do not recommend Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios (DBCS) to anyone due to Louise's (who is also the business owner) unethical services. I'm writing this review based on my own recent experience. On 22 Dec 2020, I made an online booking for a studio at DBCS to check in on 2 Apr 2021. I also paid a 50% deposit of $92.50 during booking. In the Cancelation Policy, it is clearly stipulated that “Deposits will be refunded if 10 days notice of cancellation is given prior to the arrival date”. On 22 Mar 2021 (i.e. 11 days prior to my arrival date), I contacted Louise at DBCS to request a cancellation. She refused my request at first and informed me that no cancellation is allowed, and I can only delay/change the arrival date. After I explained to her the DBSC Cancelation Policy, she demanded for a written cancellation request instead. Subsequently, I provided a written request in emails on the same day at 2:39pm and 6:32pm. 5 days have passed, Louise has neither acknowledged receipt of my cancellation request nor refunded my deposits. I have been constantly following up on this matter and made several phone calls to DBCS. However, Louise either dismissed me with unacceptable excuses (e.g. away from computer or too busy) or hung up the phone as soon as she knew it was me. Louise is intentionally ignoring my cancellation request so that she has an excuse of short notice and does not need to refund my deposits. This is really unprofessional and unethical. This gives me no choice but to lodge a formal complaint with Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading.
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Date of stay: March 2021
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Kathy W wrote a review Jan 2021
Perth, Australia735 contributions131 helpful votes
Extremely clean cabin with Covid cleaning taken seriously. Perhaps this caused the stress in the greeting/welcome. Well appointed room with everything you need. Located next to the Wombat Cafe which is handy
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Date of stay: January 2021
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PRICE RANGE
USD 122 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios
Which popular attractions are close to Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios?
Nearby attractions include The Wall in the Wilderness (1.1 km), Lake St. Clair (5.1 km), and Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park (1.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free parking, paid wifi, and self serve laundry.
Which room amenities are available at Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Derwent Bridge Chalets & Studios?
Conveniently located restaurants include Hungry Wombat Cafe, The Wall in the Wilderness Cafe, and Derwent Bridge Wilderness Hotel.