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4.4 out of 5

"Property manager Gina. Location. Great facilities. " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 20 Feb 2020

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Hotel Description

At Platypus Park Country Retreat you'll be 4.8 km (3 mi) from Barnbougle Dunes and 2.2 km (1.4 mi) from Barnbougle Beach. Highlights at this aparthotel include free in-room WiFi.

Each apartment is individually decorated and features a private yard, a flat-screen TV, and a hair dryer. A refrigerator and a microwave make in-room dining convenient. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Housekeeping is available on request.

This smoke-free aparthotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Added amenities include laundry facilities, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Continental breakfast is available. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Bridport aparthotel, you'll be 2.4 km (1.5 mi) from Goftons Beach and 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Eastmans Beach.

Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Garden View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$132* Per night/room 5 Aug. - 6 Aug.

Standard Apartment, Multiple Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Wattle Cottage 3br)

Bed Count 5 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Pipers unit)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Lavender Cottage)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Lavender Cottage/ens)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Forester unit)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Platypus Park Country Retreat ratings based on 49 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Platypus Park Country Retreat

Everyone (22) Couples (14) Family (14)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Property manager Gina. Location. Great facilities.

Posted by on 20 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

20 Feb. 2020 by gina

Thank you, we appreciate your review of our boutique Country Retreat on the edge of Bridport. Hope to welcome you again.

5 out of 5
Every thing was excellent highly recommended Best accommodation we stayed in throughout Tasmania

Posted by on 23 Jan. 2020

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19 Feb. 2020 by g

Thank you for appreciating our rural retreat just a couple of minutes from the centreof town and the famous golf courses.

5 out of 5
Loved the rural feel. Very much an active farming community. A unique experience.

Posted by on 3 Dec. 2019

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22 Jan. 2020 by gina

Thank you for appreciating our rural location just minutes from the village centre.

5 out of 5
A unique and relaxing environment and great communication with owners. Will stay again

Posted by on 9 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
Although I only talked to Gina she was very informative & knowledgeable of Bridport & surrounding towns & attractions. I do recommend this little gem! I’ll definitely be staying again in the future!! 😊😊😊😊

Posted by on 21 Oct. 2019

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21 Oct. 2019 by gina

Thank you for appreciating our lrelaxing rural property near the Seaside Village of Bridport. We look forward to meeting you again sometime. Safe Travels.

2 out of 5

Posted by on 27 Mar. 2019

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21 Oct. 2019 by Gina

Not sure without details why you have rated your stay like this.

5 out of 5
Very well appointed but no water available in kitchen.

Posted by on 24 Feb. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Feb. 2019 by gina

I'm sure we fixed the water in the kitchen issue. Thank you for staying with us.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Jan. 2019 by Gina

Thank you for appreciating our rural environment and staying with us for your holiday.

5 out of 5

Wonderful place to stay

Pros: Wonderful property
Cons: Road noise
Location: Nearby village and beaches very relaxing
Close to town but our room close to busy road,speeding cars and trucks very noisy

Posted by , from Qld, Maroochydore on 6 Mar. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Mar. 2018 by Gina

Thank you for your wonderful review and apreciating our rural property on the edge of town.Our Pipers, Brid and Forester apartments are the furthest from the main road. We look roward to meeting you again.

About the Platypus Park Country Retreat

Location 20 Ada St, Bridport, TAS 7262

Property Features

As a guest of Platypus Park Country Retreat, you'll find a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. WiFi is free in public spaces. Platypus Park Country Retreat also features a garden, a picnic area, and laundry facilities. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Bridport aparthotel is smoke free.

  • 7 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1993
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Launceston, TAS (LST) (86.6 km / 53.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Platypus Park Country Retreat offers 7 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Full-sized refrigerators/freezers and microwaves are provided. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is provided on request. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2017.

  • Private outdoor space
  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Heating
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy continental breakfast for a fee.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

This farm property has cattle and electric fences. Children must be supervised by an adult.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 10 for adults and AUD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Weekly housekeeping provided; additional cleaning fee: AUD 25 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Apartment Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Apartment
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Bridport, Tasmania
  • Platypus Park Retreat Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Aparthotel
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Aparthotel Bridport

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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