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Platypus Park Country Retreat

Bridport aparthotel by ocean

  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
From
A$140

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9.2.Superb.
  • Great place, great views, great walking track with Sophie the dog! Everything we needed…

    Apr. 21, 2021

  • Very enjoyable stay. Owner very helpful with advice on what to see in area. Clean and…

    Mar. 2, 2021

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Guests rated location

Quiet
Safe
Easy parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 7 smoke-free apartments
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Garden

Feel at home

  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Microwave
  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Television
  • Free toiletries

What’s around

  • Barnbougle Beach - 26 min walk
  • Goftons Beach - 29 min walk
  • Eastmans Beach - 32 min walk
  • Croquet Lawn Beach - 35 min walk
  • Mattingleys Beach - 38 min walk
  • Granite Point Conservation Area - 41 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Lavender Cottage/ens)
  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Forester unit)
  • Economy Studio, 2 Bedrooms
  • Standard Apartment, Multiple Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Wattle Cottage 3br)
  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Pipers unit)
  • Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Lavender Cottage)
  • Classic Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Garden View

Location

  • Barnbougle Beach - 26 min walk
  • Goftons Beach - 29 min walk
  • Eastmans Beach - 32 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Barnbougle Beach - 26 min walk
  • Goftons Beach - 29 min walk
  • Eastmans Beach - 32 min walk
  • Croquet Lawn Beach - 35 min walk
  • Mattingleys Beach - 38 min walk
  • Granite Point Conservation Area - 41 min walk
  • Bridport Golf Club - 44 min walk
  • Old Pier Beach - 45 min walk
  • Barnbougle Dunes - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Mermaids Beach - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Waterhouse Beach - 4.8 mi / 7.7 km

Getting around

  • Launceston, TAS (LST) - 75 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 7 apartments
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English

At the aparthotel

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Billiards or pool table

Working away

  • One meeting room

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Year Built – 1993
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the apartment

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Yard
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 22-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Food and drink

  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Small print

Also known as

  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Apartment Bridport
  • Platypus Park Retreat Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Aparthotel
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Aparthotel Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Apartment
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Bridport
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat Bridport, Tasmania

Optional extras

Housekeeping is offered for an extra charge of AUD 25 per day

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AUD 12 for adults and AUD 12 for children (approximately)

Cribs/Infant beds are available for AUD 10.0 per day

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

This farm property has cattle and electric fences. Children must be supervised by an adult.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Platypus Park Country Retreat does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 6:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Platypus Park Country Retreat has a picnic area and a garden.
9.2.Superb.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Quiet retreat with on site parking

    We enjoyed our short stay at Platypus, it is a quiet retreat and we walked the spacious gardens and chatted to the owner.

    Karen, 1 night trip, Feb. 21, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very helpful owners. Kitchen well stocked . Lovely ourdoors.perfect in every way

    1 night trip, Jan. 2, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Beautiful setting, peaceful and quiet and had everything we needed.

    1 night family trip, Dec. 23, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    very quiet and peaceful here, it's nice to get out of the fast lane at times.

    Ian, 2 night romance trip, Mar. 11, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Property manager Gina. Location. Great facilities.

    2 night romance trip, Feb. 13, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Really it's a very nice property, a country side and very pleasant stay. The owner was amazing as but mistake I arrived one day early and still have an accommodation and even an upgrade! really thank you for doing this.

    1 night romance trip, Feb. 10, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Every thing was excellent highly recommended Best accommodation we stayed in throughout Tasmania

    1 night family trip, Jan. 21, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    a stay with difference

    a nice quiet place with lots of country feel about it, plus the closest you ever will be ,to see platypus,s in there natural habitat, and the hosts were nice to.

    thomas, 1 night trip, Dec. 15, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Loved the rural feel. Very much an active farming community. A unique experience.

    1 night romance trip, Dec. 2, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    A unique and relaxing environment and great communication with owners. Will stay again

    2 night family trip, Nov. 5, 2019

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