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sydney
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Dover is a lovely quiet village which provides a good base for looking around the soutwest. Walks in the vicinity were great (as was the farmgate travels whilst en route from Hobart to Dover). The cottages were clean and we had all the equipment we needed for a BBQ on the verandah.

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Thank Jenny M
Adelaide South Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2016

After a busy week of sightseeing in Hobart and eating out in Salamanca Square every night, it was good to slow down the pace, and relax and reflect on the beauty of Tasmania. Our self contained unit in Dover was spacious, sparkling clean, very comfortable and overlooked the beautiful Esperence Bay. All items required for a self sufficient stay are...

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Thank ArianaT
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 12 February 2016

The old church in Dover Tasmania, what a place you have a whole self contained Church for yourself. A little bruised but this is no Hilton, had an absolute whale of a time and that's another thing off the bucket list.

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Thank WaynozHelz
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We stayed at Driftwood cottages they were perfect for us, very clean and comfortable. Lovely walks to the beach and wharf from the Cottage, 10 minute walk to the local RSL for lunch of dinner and just down the road was the lovely restaurant at the old post office. We sat on the deck after our day of sight seeing...

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Thank Pam W
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

We only stayed one night, if trip plans had allowed we could have comfortably stayed more. Very clean, well equipped, friendly hosts. So far and by far easily the best bed we have slept on in Tassie. Self contained, with a small Webber BBQ on the deck allowed me to cook a nice meal rather than having to get prepared...

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1Thank Tony P
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

This house has a spectacular location on Esperance Bay. It is well equipped, well laid out with a deck that affords absolute waterfront access. The sun rises directly across the bay from the house and the scenery changes hour by hour as the weather changes. The quality of fittings is good, starting in the kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, gas cooktop...

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Thank pmtravels_11
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2016

My husband and I booked into Driftwood Cottages in Dover at the last minute as our planned travel to the south-west had to be abandoned because of road closures due to the bushfires. Over a long weekend we felt fortunate to find accommodation anywhere and were pleased with our choice. The welcome was warm and helpful as we asked for...

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1Thank Jeanie U
Great Western, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Upon arrival to Driftwood Cottages we knew we were in for something special. We checked in seamlessly and were soon on our way to our 'Cottage'.. Our Cottage ended up being a tri level home, with views that looked out over the water, boats and tree tops. Upstairs was the master bedroom including spa bath. The second level consisted of...

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Thank Lindě P
Perth
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

It's nice but probably more suited to families plus it's miles from anywhere, Dover although welcoming and pretty is over an hour from Hobart. We had no idea it was so isolated, in 5 days our room has not been serviced once, which for the price I was expecting much better service. My advice if you are going to stay...

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Rachael T, Manager at Driftwood Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Victoria-Kiwi Thanks for taking the time to write a review- you have chosen to stay in one of our lovely freestanding cottages, Raminea Roses- this one is 5 km out of town and in a garden setting, ideal for those who want to be away from it all and definitely not so great for those like yourself who would...

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2016

We had a wonderful stay at this place. Clean, tidy, and extremely well equipped living room and kitchen, we really couldn't fault it. The unit we stayed in had fantastic water front water views and a lovely hot tub, I would have given it a six star if a couple of robs were included :) The rooms were big airy...

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Rachael T, Manager at Driftwood Cottages, responded to this review

Hi SilverJet1 Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in the beach house! Sorry that you missed the robes...we've now included the whereabouts of these in our welcome letter so next time you will find them easily! We look forward to seeing you again soon

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quality Waterfront accommodation in Tasmania's beautiful far South. All fully self-contained, with spectacular water views, choose from cozy studios with under floor heating to luxury cottages with jacuzzi and wood fire. Driftwood is central to the Huon Valley and southern regions in Tasmania, and makes the perfect base to explore the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Driftwood Cottages

Address: Bay View Road, Dover, Tasmania 7117, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Dover
Price Range: ₹ 7,516 - ₹ 12,611 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Driftwood Cottages 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Overlooking the water”
 of 5 bubbles julielA5575GK, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms have a view”
 of 5 bubbles trevora487, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Front units great full views of river front and quiet even though it is adjacent to road as there is hardly any traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles DotMelbourne, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Opt for a waterfront studio.”
 of 5 bubbles 838SusanB, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“if its on for a couple I think this cottage is ideal, nice little deck to sit and have a wine and look at the view.”
 of 5 bubbles pamw273, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
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