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    Donalea Bed & Breakfast

    9 Crowthers Rd, Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania 7116, Australia
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    5/11/2017 6/11/2017
    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (17)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Air Conditioning
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    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

    Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

    This is a little gem of a B&B. We had the 2 bedroom apartment only for one night. Don is a wonderful host. The apartment is fabulous. Spotlessly clean, lovely rooms with everything you need. Look out the front bedroom window to the Huon River....More

    Thank Babyduck_10
    Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 21 March 2017

    Many thanks for writing a review and choosing us to stay with on your travels. Glad you enjoyed the accommodation, gardens and water views.

    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    we have stayed at donalea on multiple occasions. it is now our first choice of accom when visiting hobart, which is often. the hosts are first class, the breakie selection, range of choices, & types of food prepared are first class. the location is superb...More

    Thank peterb-melb
    Response from Miffcolby, Owner at Donalea Bed & BreakfastResponded 21 March 2017

    Thanks Peter for the review and we do enjoy our chats over breakfast, Yes, we are centrally located for most of the southern attractions and just 40 minutes from Hobart. You guys are like one of the family and look forward to catching up again...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$101 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Tasmania >
    • Castle Forbes Bay
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    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (4)
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    "waterview room is great for couples. spa room is great for romance. apartment is fantastic value."
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    "Ground level 2 bedroom unit, big kitchen, nice lounge and dining area"
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