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Library House Hobart Tasmania

Discover a private balcony with views from mountain to Tasman Peninsula across the River Derwent
10 reviews
Discover a private balcony with views from mountain to Tasman Peninsula across the River Derwent
Daybreak in 'The Derwent Suite' with king bed, ensuite and 280° views.
'To add a Library to a house is to give that house a soul.'   Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 B.C.)
A Dream Kitchen to summon a feast, intimate dinner, or early breakfast before the day's adventure
Twilight at The Library House
Discover one of Hobart's most elegant Federation homes and make it yours for your Hobart stay
The 'Salamanca Room' (with Queen-size bed)
The 'Mt Wellington Room'. Can be configured as two Long Singles or King bed
The eclectic 'MONA Room' (Queen bed)
Relax and enjoy the living room with balcony, garden. Sun-filled by day, lights of Hobart at night
'The Bruny Room'. (Double bed)
Spend some time soaking in a spa with a spectacular view of the River Derwent by night or by day
Your Private ensuite in the Luxurious Derwent Suite
Nestle up by the fireplace in the Media Room in The Library House
Fully-equipped laundry
Enjoy the dressing area with plenty of hanging space when you stay in 'The Derwent Suite'
From the moment you enter The Library House there's pleasures to discover and warm spaces to relax
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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Hobart, Greater Hobart, Tasmania
Ranked as one of Australia's 'Top Five New Getaways' by Virgin in 2014, the Library House is Hobart's newest luxury accommodation. 'Stayz Awards' has also named it the 'Best Indulgence Accommodation' in Tasmania for 2014.

Located in the picturesque hills of West Hobart, this welcoming 5 Bedroom house offers up a superb design, that seamlessly blends its Federation roots with a modern extension, to show-case breathtaking 280 degree panoramic views overlooking the River Derwent.

The Library House is only minutes from the Hobart CBD, yet from your spectacular balcony view, you'll feel like you're a world away. Enjoy absolute privacy and comfort, as a couple, with lots of room to spread out- or, come with family and friends (up to a total party of 8) to sample the best that Australia's Island Sta...
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About the Owner, Emma H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 89 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 10 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL1137305
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chris m
Sydney, Australia
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016
people found this review helpful

Library House was all we expected- and more! Once we recovered from the spectacular views over Hobart & the Derwent River our attention was drawn to the interior. Sadly we didn't get to use the well appointed kitchen & BBQ because of the attractions of Hobarts cafes & restaurants ( Me Wah,MONA &Small Fry to name a few)!The beds were...

Hong Kong, China
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016
people found this review helpful

Dear Emma, No doubt, this is a very nice home for us to stay last week and we all love it very much. Thanks for providing such a warm home. However, there are rooms to improve to make this house 100% perfect. 1. The rooms located on the ground floor and the two little rooms on 1st floor should install...

Management response:

Thank you Phillip for bringing these issues to our notice. We are sorry to hear that some aspects of Library House was not to our usual and expected high standards during your stay. As always, we endeavour to bring to all our guests the best that Australia and Tasmania has to offer and we will ensure that the standards we...


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Brisbane, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
535 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2015 for a stay in November 2015
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Ideal for big families or multiple couples. This charming house is set in Forest Road among the other homes from the late 1800s and early 1900s. It sleeps eight and has three bathrooms. The main bedroom has spectacular views over the Derwent and Sandy Bay. It is spacious with a library with plenty of books and games. There is a...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Fulls
    2 Twins
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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R 9 156
R 54 934
A$5 700
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Library House pricing is based on an introductory rate of $750 per night for four people. Each extra guest $50 per night. Maximum number of 8 guests.
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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