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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to find, almost on the main road. Room had plenty of space, underfloor & towel rack heating, outside deck. Easy walk to pub and ferry. I thought the cost of the stay was quite high as the breakfast was limited though adequate.

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Monday afternoon 13 February, four adults checked into 2 superb suites at the Cove for one night. The rooms were pristine, with every amenity, the underfloor heating was great and the mini bar had exactly enough. The prices of the mini bar were cheap and the profits are donated by the owners to a type of Ronald McDonald House in...

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CoveKetteringOwner, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

You are most welcome :-) What a pleasure it was to have all of you stay with us. Thank you so very much for the great review. It is very pleasing to know that your stay with us was enjoyable and that you were pleased with the accomodations and service. Have a great day. Dennis and Shirley

Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This was one of the nicest places to stay, great room, great breakfast and really friendly hosts. Would recommend to anybody. Convenient to local attractions and the ferry. The room was very clean and quiet.

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CoveKetteringOwner, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Hi Catherine -- thank you for a great review and thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Cove Kettering. Please tell all your UK friends and family to come stay with us. Have a great day. Dennis Ketterings # 1 B & B The Cove Kettering

Reviewed 21 January 2017

This was the only place that met my standards of luxury on our trip. Stunning view, beautifully furnished, delicious breakfast with gluten free options and warm and caring host. If I ever go back to Hobart, I'm basing myself here for a few days!

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CoveKetteringOwner, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Samantha, thank you so much for the wonderful review. So happy that we met your standard of luxury. It was wonderful having you stay with us, and we look forward to your return. Dennis and Shirley The Cove Kettering

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

One of the nicest places we've ever stayed. The beautiful suite was immaculate with exceptional attention to detail. Dennis was a friendly and most welcoming host who went out of his way to make us comfortable. Cannot recommend this place enough for a long or short stay.

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CoveKetteringOwner, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed staying with us and that you were happy with your room. Thank you sooooo much for the wonderful review. Looking forward to your return. Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Dennis and shirley The Cove Kettering

South Fremantle, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed 2 nights here, however could have stayed longer. Shirley was our host whilst we were there. She was welcoming and accommodating. The rooms are well appointed with an amazing view across the bay. Comfortable beds, great bathroom amenities. Breakfast was amazing. Would recommend to all. Would definitely stay again.

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you here. Thank you for the great review, and thank you for choosing to stay at The Cove Kettering Dennis and Shirley

Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Clean, capacious and comfortable room, as well as the hospitable host. The location is also perfect for the travellers due to the 5-minute walking distance to the Kettering pick up point. We really enjoyed our fist night in Tasmania here.

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Lifeng, thank you so much for your review, it was great. I really enjoyed meeting you, and want to thank you for choosing to stay with us. All the best to you both. Look forward to your return. Dennis The Cove Kettering

Reviewed 13 December 2016

We booked three days here so months ago and our host Dennis went out of his way to work around our busy schedule so we could come down before Christmas. Dennis kept touch with us and was on hand to greet us and show us around the large well appointed and comfortable rooms. Each room has its own balcony looking...

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Hello Mark - It was such a pleasure to meet you both at long last :-) Truly enjoyed having you stay with us and thank you for choosing to stay at The Cove Kettering.Thank you sooo much for such a great review, it was awesome :-) All the best to you both as you coninue to work in your respective...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This property is a real gem. The suites are spacious, clean, modern with comfortable bed and furniture. The view of Kettering harbour from the large glass sliding doors which lead on to a balcony, is superb. It is fascinating to sit and watch the changing weather and when the sun shines and the harbour sparkles, it is just magic. The...

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Christine -- it was such a pleasure having you stay with us -- thank you sooooo much for the fantastic review :-) hopefully you will be able to return again one day! Have another great day Dennis and Shirley The Cove Kettering

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited the cove on our honeymoon Dennis greeted us with a smile, and the best cheese platter ever! (I highly recommend it) The rooms are comfortable and clean, with stunning views. The breakfast is incredible, prepared with love by Dennis himself. But the highlight for us was getting to know the owners of this hotel. Dennis...

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the wonderful review - so please that you choose to stay with us during you honeymoon -- It was really great meeting and getting to know you both - and to find out that we have something very much in common :-) All the best to you both - maybe one day you will be...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our three spacious suites are luxuriously appointed. Each has its own en-suite with walk-in shower, heated flooring and heated towel rails. Wake up to views of Little Oyster Cove from your own private balcony, or relax in comfort with heating throughout. We also have a lounge and dining area available to all guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cove Kettering

Address: 3 Oxleys Rd, Kettering, Tasmania 7155, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Kettering
Price Range: $250 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Cove Kettering 4.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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