Alice's Cottages and Spa Hideaways have 6 Self-Contained Colonial Cottages on the edge of the CBD of Launceston walking distance to the city, Cataract Gorge and top restaurants. A comfortable base to explore the central north of Tasmania.

A wickedly wonderful romantic retreat await lovers in one of Alice's Spa Hideaways tucked away in the historic heart of Launceston. It's hard to choose from the delightful cottages, each decorated with its individual theme enhanced by music, masquerade and magic!

Perfect for honeymoons, wedding nights, anniversaries and special occasions.

Roaring log fires and bubbling spas warm the bodies and stir the passion whilst being cocooned in a different world with all the modern comforts. Step through the door of Camelot and enter a fairytale, medieval experience of King Arthur complete with authentic helmets and swords. Swathes of creamy material and candlelight wrap the French Boudoir with intimacy and seductiveness. Pamper yourself in the spacious spa or relax on the generous sofa or the four poster bed in the Irish Colonial Cottage. Be transported to another time while pottering around amongst the memorabilia of the Alice's Cottages: Welsh, English or Scottish.

Indulge yourselves, relax and discover the pleasures of unhurried love in a secluded hideaway. Launceston's finest restaurants and fabulous Cataract Gorge are a pleasant stroll away, or you may decide to prepare and enjoy dinner in the intimacy of your own fireside. Saviour the complimentary bedtime port, chocolate truffles, brewed coffee and sweet treats which all just tops a tremendous experience.

Activities and facilities

  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking property
  • Not suitable for children
  • On-site parking
  • Pets allowed
  • Self service laundry facilities
  • Wifi access

Business facilities

  • free wi-fi

Location

129 Balfour Street, Launceston 7250 TAS Australia

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Alice's Cottages and Spa Hideaways

Rooms and rates

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Room description
Min. night stay
Rates shown in Australian Dollars (AU$) & are tax inclusive per room. Booking fees apply
Book Bonnie Doon Spa Hideaway 2 AU$200 180 180 180 180 180 180 180 180 180 180 180 180 180 180
Book Boudoir Room 2 AU$200 200 200 200 200 200 200 SoldSoldSoldSold200 200 200 200
Book Camelot Room 2 AU$200 SoldSold200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200
Book Irish Cottage 2 AU$200 SoldSoldSold200 200 200 200 Sold200 200 200 200 200 200
Book The Shambles Cottage 3 2 AU$200 200 200 SoldSold200 200 200 SoldSold200 200 200 SoldSold
Book The Shambles Cottage 1 2 AU$170 SoldSoldSoldSoldSold170 170 SoldSoldSoldSoldSoldSoldSold
Book The Shambles Cottage 2 2 AU$170 170 170 170 170 170 SoldSoldSold170 170 SoldSoldSoldSold
from AU$180 per night

Bonnie Doon Spa Hideaway

Minimum 2 night stay
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Bonnie Doon a hunting lodge, has a romance all of its own. A spacious living area adorned with antlers and tartans in glorious colours. The four poster bed brings romance to the main bedroom. In the second bedroom the double bed accommodates the hunting p

  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • Bath
  • CD player
  • Ceiling fans
  • Clothes line / airer
  • Desk
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • In-room spa bath / Jacuzzi
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - full size
  • Shower over bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • 2 doubles More bedding options
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    1 double foldout sofa bed
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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults AU$35.00. Extra children AU$25.00. The room caters for a maximum of 4 adults, and a maximum of 2 children but cannot exceed 4 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$200 per night

Boudoir Room

Minimum 2 night stay
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The gilded bed, a seductive cocoon of silk & satin reflected in the mirrored walls and washed with the warm glow of candlelight. A generous spa for two will turn a simple ritual into a sensual interlude. Rates are for 2, max 2 people.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • CD player
  • Clothes line / airer
  • Desk
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • In-room spa bath / Jacuzzi
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Kitchenette (basic facilities)
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Shower over bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 queen
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Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$200 per night

Camelot Room

Minimum 2 night stay
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From the mystic legend we bring you Camelot, a medieval experience.After a battle weary day, retreat to the rejuvenating waters of Merlin's spa, with magic salts to pamper the body. Rates are for 2, max 2 people.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • CD player
  • Ceiling fans
  • Clothes line / airer
  • Desk
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • In-room spa bath / Jacuzzi
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - full size
  • Separate shower & bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 queen
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Rates are for 2 people The room caters for a maximum of 2 adults.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$200 per night

Irish Cottage

Minimum 2 night stay
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Irish Cottage, there are games to play and books to read in the comfort of the down cushioned sofa. You can learn how to trace your Irish ancestors or browse through the beautiful books of Ireland. Rates are for 2, max 2 people.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • CD player
  • Clothes line / airer
  • Desk
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • In-room spa bath / Jacuzzi
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - full size
  • Shower over bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 queen
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Rates are for 2 people The room caters for a maximum of 2 adults.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$200 per night

The Shambles Cottage 3

Minimum 2 night stay
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Almost hidden down a leafy lane discover Alice’s Cottages. Relax in 3 rooms of cosy comfort, amongst antiques, sampling the complimentary port, chocolate and shortbread in front of an open fire. Queen size canopy bed. Rates for 2, also sofa bed/fold out

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • CD player
  • Clothes line / airer
  • Desk
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • In-room spa bath / Jacuzzi
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - full size
  • Separate shower & bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 Queen size bed More bedding options
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    1 Queen size bed plus sofa bed or roll away bed
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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults AU$25.00. Extra children AU$25.00. The room caters for a maximum of 3 adults, and a maximum of 1 child but cannot exceed 3 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$170 per night

The Shambles Cottage 1

Minimum 2 night stay
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Almost hidden down a leafy lane discover Alice’s Cottages. Relax in 3 rooms of cosy comfort, amongst antiques, sampling the complimentary port, chocolate and shortbread in front of an open fire. Queen size canopy bed. Rates for 2, also sofa bed/fold out

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • CD player
  • Clothes line / airer
  • Desk
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - full size
  • Separate shower & bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 Queen size bed
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Rates are for 2 people The room caters for a maximum of 2 adults.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$170 per night

The Shambles Cottage 2

Minimum 2 night stay
Book Now

Almost hidden down a leafy lane discover Alice’s Cottages. Relax in 3 rooms of cosy comfort, amongst antiques, sampling the complimentary port, chocolate and shortbread in front of an open fire. Queen size canopy bed. Rates for 2, also sofa bed/fold out

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • CD player
  • Clothes line / airer
  • Desk
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - full size
  • Separate shower & bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 Queen size bed More bedding options
  • or
    1 Queen size bed plus sofa bed or roll away bed
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Book The Shambles Cottage 2 2 AU$170 170 170 170 170 170 SoldSoldSold170 170 SoldSoldSoldSold
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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults AU$25.00. Extra children AU$25.00. The room caters for a maximum of 3 adults, and a maximum of 1 child but cannot exceed 3 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.

Additional information

Check In 1400hrs
Check In Instructions Please check-in at 129 Balfour Street between the times of 2pm and 5pm on the day of your arrival. Checkout time is 10am on the day of departure. If you need to make alternative arrangements please phone us at least one day before arrival.
Check Out 1000hrs
Getting There Travelling from the Launceston Airport or from the Spirit of Tasmania at Devonport the Bass Highway joins the Midlands Highway just outside of Launceston. Travel down a steep incline towards Launceston and turn left at the third set of traffic lights into Balfour Street.

Go across one intersection at a small roundabout and we are the second house on the left. There is a driveway on the left of the cream-coloured building which you can drive into find reception.
Parking Each cottage has its own off-street parking.
Things To Do Cataract Gorge Reserve - Launceston - Chair lift, suspension bridge and walking tracks - open daily.

Boags Brewery tours - week days from 9am

Tamar River Cruises - Daily cruises of discovery of the Tamar river the Gorge.

Launceston City Ghost Tours - departs nightly at dusk.

Cable Hang?Gliding - Dec- April -10am -5pm daily May - Nov - 10am - 4pm.

Launceston Lakes and Wildlife Park - bush buggy tours, trout fishing, wildlife, Tasmanian Devils.

Putt It - 18 hole minigolf course - in Grindelwald Swiss Village -8am - til dark.

Country Club Resort - Trail horse riding -1 hour trail rides. 10am - 1pm daily.

Grubb Shaft and Gold Heritage Museum -Beaconsfield -Oct - May - 9.30am - 4.30 pm - June - Sept - 10am - 4pm.

Platypus House - Beauty Point - Tours 9.30am - 3.30pm daily.

Seahorse World - Beauty Point - Guided tours 9.30am - 3.30pm daily.
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