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Platypus Park Country Retreat

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Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished
22-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV
22-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, TV

Overview of Platypus Park Country Retreat

Platypus Park Country Retreat

3.5 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
  • Breakfast available

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEastmans Beach4 min drive
  • Popular LocationGoftons Beach4 min drive
  • Popular LocationCroquet Lawn Beach5 min drive
  • AirportGeorge Town, TAS (GEE)42 min drive

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Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Pipers unit)

No guest room rating
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen Bed, 2 Single Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed OR 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Forester unit)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen Bed, 2 Single Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed OR 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Standard Apartment, Multiple Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Wattle Cottage 3br)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Lake view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Single Beds OR 2 Queen Beds and 3 Single Beds

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Lavender Cottage/ens)

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Single Bed

Economy Studio, 2 Bedrooms

5/5 guest room rating
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

Classic Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Garden View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 20 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Lavender Cottage)

  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Lake view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Bridport

Located in Bridport, Platypus Park Country Retreat is in a rural area and on a river. Barnbougle Dunes and Bridport Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Granite Point Conservation Area and North Scottsdale Regional Reserve.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Eastmans Beach - 4 min drive
  • Goftons Beach - 4 min drive
  • Croquet Lawn Beach - 5 min drive
  • Bridport Golf Club - 5 min drive
  • Mattingleys Beach - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Launceston, TAS (LST) - 75 min drive

About this property

Platypus Park Country Retreat

Riverside aparthotel in Bridport with free parking
This smoke-free aparthotel features a meeting room, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a garden, barbecues and a picnic area are on-site. Each apartment provides a fridge and a microwave, plus a private garden and a flat-screen TV with digital channels. Additional amenities include premium bedding, a hairdryer and free toiletries. Housekeeping is available on request.
Platypus Park Country Retreat offers 7 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature a hairdryer and free toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. 22-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves are provided. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2017.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Fridge (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Dining

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–9:00 AM: AUD 12 for adults and AUD 12 for children

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding
  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • Free toiletries
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Shampoo

Entertainment

  • 22-inch flat-screen TV with digital service
  • Pool or billiards table

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry detergent

Work spaces

  • 1 meeting room

Comfort

  • Heating

Pets

  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Local maps
  • Window screens
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • On the river
  • Near the boardwalk
  • In a rural location

General

  • 7 rooms
  • 2 floors
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1993
  • Individually decorated

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 6:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

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

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per day

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 12 for adults and AUD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Cleaning/housekeeping/linen fee: AUD 25 per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This farm property has cattle and electric fences. Children must be supervised by an adult.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

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4.4
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 42 out of 76 reviews
5 - Excellent 55%
Rating 4 - Good. 23 out of 76 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 8 out of 76 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 76 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 76 reviews
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Very enjoyable stay. Owner very helpful with advice on what to see in area. Clean and comfortable. Did not look for platypus but told one was there day before.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
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.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was very comfortable. The hosts were noce and the area is beutiful.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very helpful owners. Kitchen well stocked . Lovely ourdoors.perfect in every way
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful setting, peaceful and quiet and had everything we needed.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020