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Avalon City Retreat is a multi-award winning luxury penthouse in Hobart CBD

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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Avalon City Retreat is a sublime rooftop penthouse 'Omnipod' apartment located in central Hobart with grandstand views over St David's Park, Salamanca and the waterfront. Offering a luxurious experience with custom made beds, artisan Huon pine dining table, sunny rooftop deck, outdoor Huon pine bath for wet stargazing and complimentary wifi and breakfast, French champagne on arrival and a Tasmanian dessert. Your gourmet breakfast provisions are provided in your fully equipped kitchen and include fresh bread, bacon, sausages and eggs. Dietary requirements can be catered for. 2 night minimum stays apply. The glass fronted apartment is located on top of an 8 storey office building, overlooking Hobart city, the waterfront and towards Salamanca. The minibar includes a selection of Tasmanian ...Avalon City Retreat is a sublime rooftop penthouse 'Omnipod' apartment located in central Hobart with grandstand views over St David's Park, Salamanca and the waterfront. Offering a luxurious experience with custom made beds, artisan Huon pine dining table, sunny rooftop deck, outdoor Huon pine bath for wet stargazing and complimentary wifi and breakfast, French champagne on arrival and a Tasmanian dessert. Your gourmet breakfast provisions are provided in your fully equipped kitchen and include fresh bread, bacon, sausages and eggs. Dietary requirements can be catered for. 2 night minimum stays apply. The glass fronted apartment is located on top of an 8 storey office building, overlooking Hobart city, the waterfront and towards Salamanca. The minibar includes a selection of Tasmanian wine, beer and locally sourced provisions. The glass fronted apartment is located on top of an 8 storey office building, overlooking Hobart city, the waterfront and towards Salamanca. The minibar includes a selection of Tasmanian wine, beer and locally sourced provisions. Avalon City Retreat is located 5 minutes walk from many of Hobart's finest restaurants as well as Salamanca Place, The Salamanca Markets and Princes Wharf where the MONA ferry docks. It is 7 minutes drive from the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and Mount Wellington is 30 minutes drive away. The Avalon City Retreat is a sister property to Avalon Coastal Retreat and Rocky Hills Retreat which are both located near Swansea on the East Coast of Tasmania. WINNER 2014, 2015 & 2016 & Silver 2017 Tasmanian Tourism Awards 'Best Unique Accommodation' , WINNER 2013 Tasmanian Tourism Awards 'New Development'. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
If you’re planning on having more than 9 people at the City Retreat in total, we charge a function fee and refundable security deposit in addition to the tariff. Head to our functions page on our website for details. Function bookings can only be made by contacting our booking office directly.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Brett T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 22 June 2020

What an amazing property. Looking all over Hobart in different directions. Large 2 bedroom each with its own bathroom penthouse (pod) on the 8th floor. Great kitchen with a lot of breakfast goods supplied and fully equipped. Extra large dining table to have guests over....More

Date of stay: June 2020
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Reviewed 11 March 2020

We stayed in the penthouse with our newborn baby and we all absolutely loved it! Baby Grace enjoyed the outside huon pine bath and the outside moon chair. My partner and I enjoyed the stunning views, central location and comfortable bed. It was a fantastic...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank haideejoym
Reviewed 10 March 2020

This place is beyond wonderful. The apartment is a unique place to stay, it is well appointed, clean, comfortable and it has the most beautiful view over the park and the waterfront. It is a short stroll to Salamanca. We loved our stay and would...More

Date of stay: March 2020
Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 19 June 2019

Lost for words - the view from Avalon City Retreat is to die for! We could not wait for our stay and it certainly did not disappoint. From the quality of the bedlinen, the cashmere throw rugs and extremely thoughtful (and delicious) provisions in the...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank elopement_enabler
Karen F, VR Owner at Avalon City Retreat is a multi-award winning luxury penthouse in Hobart CBD, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2019

Thank you for your beautiful words Bek! Avalon City Retreat was built especially for those special experiences to share with family and friends,, next time come and stay the weekend! xx

Reviewed 30 May 2019 via mobile

Probably one of the nicest places to stay in Hobart, the Avalon city retreat is unique in terms of location and design. This self-catered apartment in the top of a modern building has indeed an amazing loft view on the whole city with its large...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank victoriadeclety
Karen F, VR Owner at Avalon City Retreat is a multi-award winning luxury penthouse in Hobart CBD, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2019

Thank you for the great review, we loved having you! Hopefully we'll see you again for your next adventure to Tassie x

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Reviewed 29 May 2019

We stayed for three nights with another couple and found Avalon City Retreat to be ideally located with great views and ambience. Very well equipped and very comfortable. Terrific for a short break with easy access to the waterfront,Salamanca market, CBD shopping and restaurants.

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank hartar783
Karen F, VR Owner at Avalon City Retreat is a multi-award winning luxury penthouse in Hobart CBD, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely words. Please come and stay again! Love the Avalon ladies x

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I booked overnight accommodation to host a birthday party for my daughter. At first it seemed extravagant but I’m so pleased I did it. The view is amazing especially at night. The space is an entertainers delight. Welcoming, secure and beautiful. I would highly recommend....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank jplum73
Karen F, VR Owner at Avalon City Retreat is a multi-award winning luxury penthouse in Hobart CBD, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time at Avalon City Retreat, particularly the views and as a venue to celebrate a special event. We hope that you will come back again.

Reviewed 7 January 2018

I recently booked this amazing Penthouse Apartment right in the sky for a get together for several friends & ourselves to celebrate a special birthday & could not have been more thrilled with my choice. It was perfect & our guests were amazed with the...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank ALASKAHobart
peta1946, VR Owner at Avalon City Retreat is a multi-award winning luxury penthouse in Hobart CBD, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Dear AlaskaHobart, thank you so much for your lovely words about your stay with us at Avalon City Retreat this week! It was an absolute pleasure looking after you and we're so pleased that we were able to create such wonderful birthday memories for you...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Avalon City Retreat as we have at the other Avalon properties on the east coast also. Friendly and helpful service on check in and out. Good selection of food available. The beds were absolutely divine and we all slept well!!...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Kittenkore
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Avalon to celebrate a close friend's hens night. The stay was nothing short of spectacular, every fine detail had been considered. Thanks for an amazing experience!

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank AllegraSebastian
peta1946, VR Owner at Avalon City Retreat is a multi-award winning luxury penthouse in Hobart CBD, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at our luxurious city retreat. I hope you get the opportunity to come back again. Thank you for your review and for telling the world how much you enjoyed your stay.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Elevator/Lift access
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Optional
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Secure Parking
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
City Getaway
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
We are located right in the heart of Hobart CBD, within walking distance to everything including the waterfront, Salamanca, Mona ferry and Brooke St Pier.
Getting around
Getting around Hobart on foot is easy; its a small beautiful city with lots of history, and lots to see and do. Uber's and taxi's are easy to get, there's a city bus and oh, we have bikes for our guests too!
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