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Donalea Bed & Breakfast

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9 Crowthers Rd, Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania 7116 Australia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Air Conditioning
4 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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All reviews waterview room homemade bread huon river home made recharge your batteries b bs one night tim tams compote two couples absolutely everything self contained apartment afternoon tea on arrival fantastic hosts beautiful property huge bathroom wood heater
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Don and Leanne so wonderfully accommodating, freshly baked bread for breakfast, muffins to take with a thermos for touring. A cup of tea at the end of the day on their verandah overlooking the river perfect. Their garden great to walk around. Bedroom, large and...More

Thank Jennifer P
Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 22 February 2018

Thanks Guys. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope the rest of the holiday went well. We would love to have you back one day.

Reviewed 28 November 2017

I recently stayed at this beautiful property whilst I was working in the area. The owners are awesome and really made my stay comfortable and enjoyable. Everything about the house and in particular the spa queen room that I stayed in for the trip, was...More

Thank cappuccino9
Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 December 2017

Thanks for your lovely review of our property. It was lovely to meet you and hope to see you one day when you are on holidays in the area.

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This was visit No 27 to this beautiful B&B with fantastic hosts Leanne & Don. Nothing is too much trouble for them and we enjoyed our quiet time in front of the wood heater. Highly recommend a stay here if you're looking to recharge your...More

Thank Barbara H
Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 15 September 2017

Thanks Barbara for another wonderful review. We love having return guests, but I think after so many visits, you really have become part of the family. You have seen many changes over the 14 years we have been operating and it's people like you that...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

We were the only guests so had free rein of the lounge whilst looking after the log fire. Large room with storage heaters meant a comfortable night, very large bathroom. Just off the main road on a rise meant great views of the river &...More

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Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you both for choosing to stay with us. As head gardener I find such joy and peace working in the garden and am happy you noticed my efforts. Hopefully one day, we will see you back down this way for a longer stay.

Reviewed 25 March 2017

During our holiday in Tasmania, we stayed in a range of accommodation, from top hotels to B&Bs, but Donalea was by far our favourite place! Don and Leanne are so warm and hospitable and they have thought of absolutely everything to make their guests feel...More

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Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 June 2017

Thanks for such in depth positive review and so glad you enjoyed every aspect of our accommodation. Yes, we are lucky to have wonderful views at Donalea and the gardens will always be an ongoing project. Maybe we might see you back down in the...More

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Donalea is a beautiful two bedroom Bed and Breakfast and Riverview Apartment, with over an acre of cottage gardens. The property has stunning views of the Huon River and is located in the heart of the Huon Valley. More A very private country retreat. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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USD 89 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Donalea Bed & Breakfast Tasmania/Castle Forbes Bay
Australia > Tasmania > Castle Forbes Bay
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 89 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Donalea Bed & Breakfast Tasmania/Castle Forbes Bay
Australia > Tasmania > Castle Forbes Bay
Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Only 2 rooms in house,more I think in cottage"
4 May 2018
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"waterview room is great for couples. spa room is great for romance. apartment is fantastic value."
15 Mar. 2017
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"The apartment is first class"
14 Mar. 2017
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"Mid range price but luxury accommodation"
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