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Risby Cove

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Risby Cove is superbly located with magnificient water views and comfortable accommodation. Sitting on a verandah overlooking Risby Cove on Macquarie Harbour with the sun setting over Strahan is a lovely memory. The two bedroom room was well appointed, modern and clean. The restaurant is first class with an interesting menu that offers a different dining experience.

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Sydney
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed 1 night recently with my husband during our trip to Tasmania. We stayed in an upstairs room overlooking the water. The position is amazing...so peaceful. The room was a bit dated, but very clean and well maintained. We also enjoyed our meal at the restaurant.

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Thank Liz W
Geelong
Reviewed 28 October 2015

2 nights with great views of bay. Pleasantly surprised with quality of restaurant meals...new chef and new menu...Better than Peppers at Cradle Mt! Young waitresses appreciated positive support with changes....tolerance and non judgement boosts staff self esteem with better service outcomes....highly recommend

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Sydney North
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed two nights in Jetty room / two bed apartment. Very comfortable great bed. Great water view particularly at sunset and only five minute walk to town. Restaurant is shut Monday nights don't go to pub near train station food is ordinary. Very quiet part of town.

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Thank Ken B
sydney
Reviewed 16 October 2015

three of us were road tripping around the west coast of Tasmania the person in the back is in charge of booking the accommodation for the night. we found Risby Cove and rang to book. the service desk was wonderfully helpful and booked us a room for the night we also ate in the restaurant which was a little bit...

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Thank SydneyKristina
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights and enjoyed it. The place was clean and the room was fully equipped, overlooking the water. It is conveniently located within walking distance of both the Gordon River Cruise departure point, as well as the Wilderness Railway train station. I left my sunglasses in the room when I checked out and was on the...

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1Thank gaplegal
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Warm and comfortable with excellent location. Unfortunately the restaurant is closed on a Monday night and being off season we found it very difficult to get food in Strahan that evening. Only place open was the small pub which really couldn't cater for the hungry tourists. Risky Cove itself was lovely and I wouldn't hesitate to book in again although...

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1Thank Njoy51
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Would be the best place to stay in Strahan without a doubt. Received a free room upgrade which was a nice surprise and the staff are lovely and helpful. Room was very cosy with the heated floors and very clean, bed was also very comfortable. Highly recommend the restaurant the food and staff again were amazing the food was a...

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3Thank Brandi W
Waikoloa, Hawaii
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We came in the middle of a cold winter and considered off-season. We got excellent service nevertheless. My partner remarked that he has the warmest and most convenient room for us ready and that the whole cabin was warmed up and cozy by the time we arrive. There were heaters too for the towels. I spent a fine afternoon looking...

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3Thank serahpin
Toulon, France
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We had a Queen Studio for a night. Even though the weather wasn't good, we were warmly welcomed by the receptionist and explained many things about the hotel, the sights, things to do, etc. We had dinner in the restaurant of the property. Food was great, but quite expensive in terms of its portion. The room was comfortable with a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Risby Cove

Address: The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Strahan
Price Range: $143 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Risby Cove 4.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“One facing water”
nedrow5791, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms best”
H7309CCjanem, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a waterfront cabin rather than rooms in the main block”
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417juliep, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one overlooking the water.”
colinkm, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First choice of room is the "Boat Shed" or the cabin beside the Boat Shed”
World_Cup_Wanderer, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
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