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Cosy Garden Apartment.

Front of property and fabulous view of Derwent River.
Very good
4 reviews
Front of property and fabulous view of Derwent River.
Your private garden entrance to self contained apartment.
Comfortable queen size bed and picture window views.
Awaken to gaze upon views of the flowering garden and ..
.. of Mt Wellington from your bedroom window.
A bathroom stocked with essentials, shower and wall heater. The toilet has a washbasin and mirror.
New kitchenette to prepare simple meals and stocked with essentials.
The bathroom and toilet have skylights to add natural light and the  kitchen a door to the garden.
Cosy livingroom with all you need to relax and plan your sightseeing.
Kitchenette and laundry stocked with essential products.
Dining in or dining ..
outside.. whenever you like ..
Or some fine dining possibly at Frogmore Winery in the Coal River region.
The hosts are very proud of their home's breath taking views and enjoy welcoming their guests.
.. springtime view of the garden.
Explore historic Alexandra Battery just across the street.
Walk down to our local parks and Long Beach with its shops, cafes and Friday night market.
Sonningview is located above Long Beach as seen offshore during the Wooden Boat Festival.
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1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Hobart, Greater Hobart, Tasmania
Sonningview is a self contained suite perfect for couples or singles looking for a bedroom,sitting room, bathroom with separate toilet. Kitchenette and laundry. Beautiful location on historic Alexandra Battery above the Derwent River and walking distance to Sandy Bay's Long Beach, shops and cafes.

Private entrance from the garden and you wake up to the picture window view of Mt Wellington. With a cosy sitting room you are in a quiet haven yet only ten minutes by car to historic Battery Point and Salamanca. Buses on the corner pass the University and the city is 4.5km away.

Sonningview is ideally positioned for exploring Hobart's historic sights as well as taking day trips to the Huon Valley, Mt Field, Bruny Island and Port Arthur to discover the beauty and history of this lovely part of Tasmania. Restaurants, shops, pa...
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Listing #HL6295496
About the Owner
Janina L
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
How much contact with us is entirely up to you but we are accessible at any time if you wish. You will be occupying the apartment is self contained and separate. However we don't feel our guests need to keep to themselves if they are wishing a chat. In fact we are happy to share a glass of wine or cup of tea on our terrace. Share your plans and we might be able to suggest additional ideas to make your holiday even more interesting.
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The accommodations were fantastic Janina and Gary thought of every detail for a great stay. Lots of information there so you could decide what you wanted to do. Would definitely come back again.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 26 April 2018

Indeed we constantly update the visitor information and find it is helpful for guests to read at leisure. The library of books and videos add to the Tasmanian cultural experience. And being your hosts was special too.

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Everything a couple requires for a short stay plus those little extras to make the stay that little better, friendly hosts and a great location to Hobart, thanks guys

Thank David E
Management response:Responded 23 April 2018

Sandy Bay is certainly a great spot on the Derwent and close to all the sights. We enjoy welcoming our guests and glad our tips added to your holiday experience.

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Janina and Gary made us very welcome and we instantly felt at home. Nothing seemed too much bother for them. There was a lovely welcome pack of essentials and we very much appreciated the washing and ironing facilities after being on the go for 10...More

1  Thank Bertie164
JaninaLe, VR Owner at Cosy Garden Apartment., responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

We much appreciate your comments and thank you very much for choosing to stay with us :)

  • Books
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (1)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Thank you for your consideration of our house rules. The accommodation is not equipped for babies and toddlers. Please draw the drapes during summer to avoid sun bleaching the...
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night
Default 2 nights
3 Jul 2018 -
30 Jul 2018
2 nights
20 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
2 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: €63 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee : €13 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Scenic views are the keystone to Hobarhe Derwent River which flows 240km from the Lake St Clair to the southern outletaccommodates every type of vessel from Tall ships, multi storey tourist ships to hundreds of local yachts and dinghies. Two big events are the annual Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race and the Tall Ships race during the Wooden Boat Festival which is the biggest in the Southern Hemisphere with over 500 boats of all types on display from all over Australia and the US and Europe. Music, food and wine are always part of the celebrations and the atmosphere around the port is amazing.The Derwent also hosts the Humpback whales who are again feeding in the Derwent and many more dolphins are swimming in close to the beaches of Sandy Bay or frolicking around the river ferries.
Getting around
Buses travel past our property which take you to all parts of Hobart and south but of course if time is short your own car is the best option. Uber has come to Hobart. A ferry from Hunter St wharf takes you to MONA if you wish. For energetic travellers buses and walking are the main forms of transport if you choose not to bring a car. We provide all the bus schedules. Bicycles are for hire downtown. Kayaks can be hired for a bit of exercise and to explore the Derwent River.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Hobart: 20.0 km
Ferry: Devonport: 280.0 km
We are 20 km from the airport. Taxis from Hobart Airport or a Transit bus is the least expensive option and will stop off in the city and finally at Wrest Point Hotel Casino. A bus to Sonningview is just 3km away but we would arrange to collect you at no charge. Car hire pre booked for collection from the airport is available by several hire companies. A stop off at Battery Point is along the way to our place. Handy if you are passing through during Salamanca's famous Saturday outdoor market.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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