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Abel Cottage - River View

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Enjoy the magnificent view of the River Derwent from historic Abel cottage, built in 1912 and now stylishly renovated.

Conveniently located within easy walking distance of Gallerys,Restaurants & shops at Salamanca Place, the waterfront, Battery Point, CBD, Sandy Bay, the Royal Yacht Club and Wrest Point Casino, & Convention Centre, numerous parks and gardens.

The cottage is fully furnished with a Queen size bed in the main bedroom, two singles in the second bedroom and the third has a double bed. .

The sunny kitchen has a microwave fridge freezer and plenty of cooking and serving utensils, and a complimentary selection of herbal teas, coffee & milk.

The garden has all day sun and outdoor furniture allows for alfresco dining or just a quiet spot to sit in the garden and enjoy the roses.

The lounge has a TV / DVD / CD / tape / radio player. There is a collection of books and magazines for guest use.

The cottage temperature can be simply adjusted with the thermostat on the heat pump.

A cot and high chair (complimentary)are available on request.


March - November 2017 $220 per night per double

December 2017 - January 2018 $250.00 per night per double

Additional person $30.00 per night

Children under 12 stay free

Minimum stay 2 nights

Weekly rate available

Maximum 6 people

Payment is required in advance to secure your booking.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
21 November, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Sandy Bay, Australia

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


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Abel Cottage - River View
average rating of 4.5 based on 10 reviews
Ipswich, Queensland, Australia

Excellent Location and Property

  • 5 of 5

We thoughly enjoyed our stay at Abel Cottage,

There was enough room for the six of us ages from 16-63

We stayed 11 nights

Highly recommend anyone wishing to stay in Hobart to stay at Abel cottage

As we didn't get to see all of Tasmania we will definitely be back and I'm sure we will book Abel cottage again

I had the pleasure of meeting Jen while we were there

It is a close walk to the local shops(woolies chemist etc)

It's a nice walk along the river in the early morning

We even walked to Salamanca Markets

  • Review Submitted: 03/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Great Property

  • 4 of 5

It is very clean and tidy property. In a very quiet area and with a small view of the water. The property had everything that we needed for the long weekend away.

  • Review Submitted: 27/03/2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Stayz
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Good property in quiet location

  • 4 of 5

We stayed 8 nights in Abel Cottage. The cottage is very well equipped with everything you need with a nice view from the lounge room. Great to have some outdoor space. Parking permit provided for easy parking on street. Some games and books for the kids. The bathroom shower is pretty small, however is functional. The front room with the double bed is pretty small with not much room on either side of the bed and really needs block out curtains!

We did enjoy our stay at this property.

  • Review Submitted: 21/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Close to the city's attractions

  • 4 of 5

Abel cottage was a spacious and conveniently located property located in Sandy Bay. An enjoyable 15-20 minute walk through Sandy Bay led to the city's tourist attractions including Salamanca Markets, Battery Point, the water front and ferry to MONA. A lovely park with views of the River Derwent is also close by. Everything was provided for, and the view was relaxing and enjoyable. It is a lovely older property but a few of the amenities could possibly benefit from a facelift.

  • Review Submitted: 14/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Stayz
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


  • 5 of 5

Excellent house, great view over the Derwent. Close to shops. Beach just down the hill.

  • Review Submitted: 02/11/2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Kyneton, Victoria, Australia

Perfect for our purposes

  • 4 of 5

Comfortable and with a magnificent view from the front window.

  • Review Submitted: 05/04/2015
  • Date of Stay: February 2015
  • Source: Stayz
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Other Activities:

Salamanca Place, Mona ferry


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Sandy Bay, Australia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Australian Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly Event
Tariff 4
15 Jan 2016 - 16 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 2
17 Dec 2017 - 20 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
Standard Rate
21 Jan 2018 - 18 Feb 2018
1 night minimum stay


  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 2 guests. Property has 4 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 guests

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