We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Donalea Bed & Breakfast

Save
Share
Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (4)
Overview
9 Crowthers Rd, Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania 7116 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Air Conditioning
4 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
28 Oct.29 Oct.
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from USD 91.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Castle Forbes Bay hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8f8c7dc19a05466b9572eaf518c40750", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":608585,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[43117087],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":10,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":96,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"8f8c7dc19a05466b9572eaf518c40750","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":96,"lowestMetaPrice":91,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":96,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":96,"lowestMetaPrice":91,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":96,"hotelName":"Donalea Bed & Breakfast","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjhmOGM3ZGMxOWEwNTQ2NmI5NTcyZWFmNTE4YzQwNzUwIiwiQUlLIjoiYmMxZTNiYzJhNzFkNDg1ODk1NGE2OWMxNTNmY2FiZjIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "28/10/2018", "checkOut": "29/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "USD 91", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"43117087":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (89)
There are newer reviews for Donalea Bed & Breakfast
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
89 results
Traveller rating
82
7
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
82
7
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
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
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
6 - 10 of 89 reviews
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

Thank raffles123
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

Thank G3922IKjuliag
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

View more reviews
About
Description
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
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
3
Price range
USD 89 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Donalea Bed & Breakfast Tasmania/Castle Forbes Bay
Location
Australia > Tasmania > Castle Forbes Bay
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
3
Price range
USD 89 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Donalea Bed & Breakfast Tasmania/Castle Forbes Bay
Location
Australia > Tasmania > Castle Forbes Bay
Photos
Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Grand Hotel Huonville
20 reviews
13.55 km away
Smugglers Rest
97 reviews
20.11 km away
Captains Cabin
15 reviews
30.32 km away
Cascade Hotel
32 reviews
38.76 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
The Kermandie Waterfront Hotel
126 reviews
1.88 km away
Fat Pig Farm
23 reviews
3.57 km away
Masaaki's Sushi
122 reviews
4.24 km away
Franks Cider House and Cafe
155 reviews
7.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Franklin River Rafting
63 reviews
3.40 km away
Geeveston Visitor Centre
114 reviews
4.31 km away
The Farmhouse Kitchen
9 reviews
6.59 km away
Pagan Cider
38 reviews
6.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Donalea Bed & Breakfast staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Only 2 rooms in house,more I think in cottage"
557jill557
4 May 2018
Read review
"waterview room is great for couples. spa room is great for romance. apartment is fantastic value."
peterb-melb
15 Mar. 2017
Read review
"The apartment is first class"
mitchbl
14 Mar. 2017
Read review
"Mid range price but luxury accommodation"
BronwynD187
5 Mar. 2017
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing