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Glen Osborne House

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Glen Osborne House was built in 1885 and has been meticulously restored by the current owners Del and Merv. The walls are covered in beautiful pictures and artifacts and the rooms are furnished to match the period, even down to light switches, shower head and taps. We stayed in the Lily Room which measured about 430 square feet and was...

Thank DandDToronto
Carrick, Australia
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. The quality of the antiques is fantastic. This place is do peaceful and the decor is beautiful. The breakfast is wonderful. This is my 2nd visit and will definitely be back. The owners are lovely so friendly and accommodating. Thanks again

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 20 July 2016

First time like a B&B over a hotel. Just like your grandparents are waiting for you coming home. Merv is so nice that he rang me three times after I checked out for I've left my pyjama in the room. I'd really like to try their hot breakfast but I was in a hurry. I'll definitely come back next time.

1Thank Qian Y
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I stayed at G.O. this week and have stayed before. The main house is a beautiful 19th C Victorian home, tastefully restored. The rooms are large and comfortable yet simple. The dining room is beautifully set with Noritake China which complements the room so well. There's plenty of parking. It's a 10 minute walk into town. Merv and his wife...

Thank Kris F
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Hi all have stayed again ta Glen Osborne House. Wonderful stay again. Close to town great rooms and the hosts are really nice people Merv & Del, like family. Highly recommended beautiful rooms and hose and nice and quiet

Thank Robert C
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We had a lovely stay with Del and Merv in the Rose room. Very spacious and comfortable, and heating was perfect, particularly having electric blankets! Del's breakfast is substantial! We used this as our base to explore the north west part of Tasmania, and Del was ready to help us out with brochures and information.

Thank TraciJo
Golden, Colorado
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Walking up the broad porch steps and then entering the Glen Osborne House brings to mind Scarlet O’Hara’s plantation home in Gone with the Wind. A gorgeous well-appointed stately mansion, immaculately decorated and filled with fascinating artwork and objects - historic photos, souvenirs from around the world, lovely gardens. Merv and Del are welcoming, friendly and helpful; their breakfast was...

1Thank pqueneau
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2015

This old mansion has been beautifully restored by the owners. We spent a night in the beautiful Rose Room and returned for an extra night two days later. Our hosts were delightful and are great cooks - we had a lovely hot breakfast, sitting at a bay window surrounded by lace, beautiful paintings and exquisite gold leaf on the pressed...

1Thank arti512
Kingscliff, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We only spent one night here (unfortunately) in the Rose room. A classic & beautiful house high on the hill in Burnie. Lovely hosts, beautiful furnishings, great breakfast, would have loved to stay longer.

Thank CathyofKingy
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We stayed at Glen Osbourne House in August 2014 for two nights. We had the Rose Room upstairs. This is a Grand Manor, clean, comfortable, gracious hosts, and a great cooked breakfast. We will stay again when next in Burnie. Only thing missing was Wi-Fi.

1Thank David B

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Additional Information about Glen Osborne House

Address: 9 Aileen Crescent, Burnie, Tasmania 7320, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Burnie
Price Range: $149 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Glen Osborne House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“There's a separate block of bedrooms which may suit families or those needing wheelchair access better.”
KrisF695, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“The Iris Room with spa is quiet, comfortable, spacious & elegant, with a walk-out verandah overlooking the harbor. Iris catches both the morning sun and the cool of the evening. What a treat!”
pqueneau, 16 Feb 2015 | Read review
“We had the rose room-all rooms are beautiful”
CathyofKingy, 30 Jan 2015 | Read review
“all rooms good main house lovley”
621RobertC621, 15 May 2014 | Read review
“There are 2 separate rooms outside the house with parking in front of the rooms, the other rooms are in the house and a stairs is needed for some.”
764pwa, 5 Nov 2012 | Read review
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