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Woolmers Estate

Woolmers Lane, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6391 2230
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“rose garden” (42 reviews)
“guided tour” (24 reviews)
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Woolmers Lane, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6391 2230
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The purpose of my visit was to explore the convict history as Woolmers Estate has world heritage listing for its role in the convict assignment system. The tour was all about the Archer family and only very briefly were convicts mentioned. And the house is...More

Thank Duncan E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of Tasmania's colonial homestead, beautiful gardens - all very English as you would expect. Gardens are especially beautiful in Spring and Autumn

Thank IsobelandDick
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Great experience. Cosy, very old cottage with wood fire heating and upstairs king bedroom with a dormer window. Great facilities including washer, dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Only oversight was lack of internet, but understandable due to isolation and spread of units. We got a...More

Thank Darryl B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A wonderful legacy of how the family lived, all 5 generations of this family. A great amount of knowledge from our tour guide Norma who was happy to show us how this family got by. Well worth a visit

Thank Rosalie W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited the estate with friends from overseas. The gardens were beautiful. We enjoyed our walk through the rose garden and various outbuildings. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. The site has a fascinating convict heritage which is well worth discovering. The views...More

Thank Helen R
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Travelling in Tassie for business in Launceston I went for something a little different and stayed in the Coachman's Cottage at Woolmers. The property is amazing, having it to yourself in the late afternoon after the visitors are gone is fantastic. It's a bit of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The walk from Brickendon took about 30 minutes and had informative signs along the way. Gardens and buildings at Woolmers were very beautiful. Scones, jam and cream were very good, and plunger coffee was excellent. They even had Gluten Free scones on request.

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We spent the night before the tour there and had the place to ourselves. we had a great wander around the place and walked over to the family's adjoining estate across the river. A lovely evening. The next day we took the guided tour and...More

Thank Roger A
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is a must see destination. You can wander around the grounds for as long as you like, but try to aim to arrive for a guided tour of the inside of the house. It is well worth it to understand the history of the...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The roses in the massive rose garden were unfortunately past their best. We are told that the best time to view them is in November. We did the self-guided tour of the grounds and felt that things were looking a little tired and neglected. The...More

Thank PollardHackett
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Is lunch still available?
16 December 2016|
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Response from DaJuSher | Reviewed this property |
No sure, we are from NSW and stayed whilst on holidays during July 2016.