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Brisbane Region, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location, peaceful, so convenient. Wonderful amenities for families. Lovely and close to everything. Cleaner than a five star hotel. Staff very helpful. All you need to bring is food. Everything else is supplied. I will definitely stay here again

Thank tinapethtel
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

Wow - what a wonderful review! Thank you for sharing your feedback on our amenities, peaceful location and maintenance. We hope you have the opportunity to return for another enjoyable stay. More 

Hobart, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed overnight at the last minute (after hours) on an unpowered site in my van. I had no linen to sleep with for the night as I was just going to rough it. The manager (Hayden) of the park came over to check on how I was settling in. He noticed I had no bedding and without no hesitation... More 

Thank EpicJourneys
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

We're happy to have provided a comfortable experience at our park. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback! More 

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43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to find the park well sign posted. The place was clean and well maintained. Our cabin was spacious with the added luxury of washing machine and dryer. Very comfortable bed and large bathroom. All kitchen requirements needed and BBQ on our porch.

1 Thank Sue A
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

We're glad to hear that we were easy to find and that you enjoyed staying in the cabins. We appreciate your taking the time to share your review, Sue. More 

Adelaide Hills, Australia
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located next to a busy road this park is fine for a sleep but not a relaxing nature location. Clean and tidy and manager was helpful refunding balance of stay so we could find somewhere else a bit more away from the urban feel.

Thank Brenton S
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your review, Brenton. More 

Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The photo's do not give the whole story, situation is excellent right on the freeway into Hobart about a 10 min drive, central to getting around. The accomodation was very basic, bedroom incorporated into the lounge dining area, no doors on the wardrobe, toilet and shower was separate. 4 bunk beds were crammed into the space between the bathroom and... More 

Thank Linny J
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

We're sorry to hear you were disappointed with aspects of your cabin, but happy that you enjoyed some of our facilities and our location. Should you wish to discuss your feedback further, please contact us at customerfeedback@discoveryparks.com.au. Thank you for your review. More 

Melb VIC
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39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed here at the end of our trip, I would say that the sites are not as spacious as other parks we stayed in but are satisfactory. They have some extra sites down in the visitors car park which are right down next to the road which can be be noisy ( they are building a sound proof fence)... More 

1 Thank happybananas
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your review, it's great to hear you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you again soon! More 

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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

So far my family and I are having a great time.. The staff were lovely on arrival and my kids are having a great time as well.. The cabin that we are staying in has all that we need and the shopping centre is about 20-30 mintues away..

1 Thank Emma B
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your review Emma, we hope you enjoy the rest of your stay! More 

Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Drove out after our initial enquiry when told only option was a powered ensuite for $46 - after waiting 15 minutes while receptionist was on the phone. After departing, and late in the day, and not much else available in Hobart returned and had a very different reception. The manager Hayden, gave us a great option for a site for... More 

1 Thank Sue P
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

We're pleased to hear you ultimately had a positive stay at our park, Sue. Thank you for sharing your feedback on our customer service and sites. More 

Warwick, Australia
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Stayed a week in a standard cabin, was an end cabin so nice and quiet, yet still close to BBQ and laundry. Noise from highway did not bother us at all. Cabin has full kitchen, full-sized fridge and stove, fully equipped with all basic items needed to cook meals. Nothing fancy but basic appliances that do the job. Beds were... More 

Thank arkade65
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your cabin and the quiet of our park. Thank you for sharing your feedback with us, as we appreciate all suggestions in order to further improve our park experience. More 

Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Reasonably priced accommodation . Heater was turned on and I was able to check in at ten pm. Didn't even notice it's near the Gaol. Clean, plenty of linen. Would like to see a better size stove. Was able to book online and no fuss or hassles. Will return.

Thank SA C
DiscoveryParksGroup, Manager at Discovery Parks - Hobart, responded to this review

We're glad that you enjoyed the heater in the cabin and that the check-in was simple! Thank you for sharing your feedback with us and we hope you do get the opportunity to return to our park. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Discovery Parks - Hobart

Address: 673 East Derwent Hwy, Risdon, Clarence, Tasmania 7017, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Clarence > Risdon
Price Range: ₹ 4,446 - ₹ 7,387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Discovery Parks - Hobart 3.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Ask for the south side if you want the quietest area”
 of 5 bubbles tinapethtel, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“In winter, try for cabins 33 - 36 as they have gas log fires as well as air cond.”
 of 5 bubbles bigjohn542015, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“lovely setting despite the fact it is on a major highway we didnt hear a lot of road noise”
 of 5 bubbles DohertyMi, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Bigger cabins are the best”
 of 5 bubbles 258dim, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Cabins in general all good, only the farthest don't have wifi signal”
 of 5 bubbles Bert1618, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
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