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4.6 out of 5

"The room was very comfortable. Lovely breakfast with homemade bread and jam. Nice to walk around the property, seeing the lovely gardens and animals. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 17 Sep 2017

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Hotel Description

At Glenbrook House and Cottage you'll be 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from Penguin Tourist Information Centre and 4.1 km (2.6 mi) from Penguin Undercover Market. Highlights at this B&B include free continental breakfast, free self parking and a lazy river.

You can enjoy dining areas, sitting areas and LCD TVs, featured in all 2 rooms. Coffee/tea makers, free bottled water and hairdryers are also available.

This pet-friendly bed & breakfast offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden and barbecues. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities. Each morning free breakfast is served.

Places within a 30-minute drive of this 3.5-star Penguin B&B include Hellyers Road Distillery and Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden.

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Glenbrook Cottage)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max
AU$137* Per night/room 19 Dec. - 20 Dec.

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking (Glenbrook House B&B)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Classic Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom, Garden Area

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Glenbrook House and Cottage ratings based on 17 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Glenbrook House and Cottage

Everyone (8) Couples (4) Family (5)
3 out of 5
Niice propertie and the people how run it the onlt thing was no salt or pepper and the dvd did not work

Posted by on 11 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
Wonderful place . Wonderful hosts. That's enough I don't need to write 50 more words.

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Jan. 2019 by Glenbrook Cottage

Thank you K for your review.

5 out of 5

Beautiful house in a beautiful setting

The room was very comfortable. Lovely breakfast with homemade bread and jam. Nice to walk around the property, seeing the lovely gardens and animals.

Posted by , from Brisbane on 17 Sep. 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Nov. 2017 by Wayne

Thank you Penny, lovely to see you enjoyed your stay.

5 out of 5

Wish we could have stayed longer!

Lovely little cottage set in a beautiful landscape. Very reasonably priced, spaceous, well equipped and the hospitality was second to none-there was even freshly baked bread waiting for us!

Posted by on 19 Feb. 2017

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4 out of 5

wonderful hosts, was made to feel real welcome

Great experience, would have loved to stay longer. The hosts were amazing. The room is very spacious, the ensuite very tiny (not good for XL guests). The environment is just beautiful, it's common to see wildlife, very peaceful and amazing scenery. If you wish to get away from it all, that's the place to be.

Posted by on 7 Mar. 2016

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5 out of 5

Friendly, clean, elegant

Loved everything about our stay. Barbara, scones, the room, the setting, everything!

Posted by , from Hobart on 9 Apr. 2015

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5 out of 5

Peaceful, beautiful and friendly

You'll need a car to reach Glenbrook but the short drive takes you to a beautiful setting. Barbara is the perfect host and just what I needed after a special day walking Mt Dial!

Posted by , from Melbourne on 7 Apr. 2015

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5 out of 5
Pros: Home made bread and muffins in a cute period cottage
Location: Away from it all, Australia
Facilities: Home away from home; Value: Fair price; Service: Go the extra mile;

Posted by , from Australia - VIC - Melbourne on 27 Jan. 2015

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Jan. 2015 by

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

4 out of 5
Pros: Quiet locality
Cons: Flimsy ensuite door - limited privacy
Location: Tranquil
Facilities: Typical; Value: Affordable; Service: Friendly; Cleanliness: Spick and span; Pleasant gardens & surrounds

Posted by , from Australia - VIC - Regional VIC on 14 Nov. 2014

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Comment from Hotel Management

14 Nov. 2014 by

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are sorry that you felt the ensuite door did not afford you sufficient privacy. As the ensuite facility does not have a window, it is very important to provide good ventilation and we feel that a louvre door is the best option. We hope that this did not detract too much from your enjoyment of our peaceful surroundings.

About the Glenbrook House and Cottage

Location 89-91 Browns Lane, Penguin, TAS 7316

Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. Glenbrook House and Cottage also features a BBQ, a garden, and coffee/tea in common area. Free self parking is available. This 3.5-star Penguin bed & breakfast is smoke free.

  • 2 guestrooms or units
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1903
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Lazy river
  • Separate living room1
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Devonport, TAS (DPO) (40.1 km / 24.9 mi)
  • Train station: Penguin Station (3.7 km / 2.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Glenbrook House and Cottage offers 2 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate dining areas. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

  • Separate bedroom
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • LCD television
  • Coffee maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free continental breakfast daily.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include a lazy river.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 3 PM - 10 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 3 PM - 10 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

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

A cash deposit for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are 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.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No lifts
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Cash Deposit Required

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly using the information on your booking confirmation.
  • Alcohol isn't served at Glenbrook House and Cottage.
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