"HUON VALLEY BED & BREAKFAST” HUONVILLE at Glenbriar Historic Homestead is part of your Southern Tasmanian experience providing quality accommodation, situated in the heart of the Huon Valley in the gentle sloping picturesque countryside overlooking the Huon River with surrounding stunning mountain views, just 1km from the centre of Huonville and all amenities such as Restaurants, Banks, PO and supermarkets.
LOCATION: 40 minute drive from Hobart city, one hour from Hobart airport. 50 minutes to Bruny Island. 40 minutes to Tahune Airwalk.
GUEST ROOMS: Two very spacious and elegant bedrooms both with en-suites, one with extra bed, sleeping a total of five people. HD Digital TVs/DVD players in room. Small DVD Library selection.
Period guest lounge/breakfast room. Panoramic views of park like gardens, river, and mountains. FREE WIFI for guests.
MEALS: Continental breakfast served buffet style to satisfy the heartiest of appetites. Using fresh, local and home made products where possible and in season.
Available at all times - Complimentary tea & coffee and home baked goodies.
Port & sherry, chocolates and nibbles to unwind with on an evening.
Enjoy our Period Homestead surrounded by four acres of private land with over an acre of English park like gardens, a large fruit orchard, and rear paddock offering a setting for that tranquil stay. Perk up your senses after the day’s travel with afternoon tea taken in the lounge or on the verandah. Enjoy the peaceful river and mountain views from the verandah or strolling the extensive gardens and orchard - a botanist’s and bird lover’s delight. Contemplate the magnificent old evergreen Magnolia Tree where it is reputed that the famous American author, Mark Twain once rested whilst pondering his writing and travels in 1897/8.
A cosy evening awaits relaxing in stylish surrounds of a bygone era with all modern comforts in the guest lounge, sample the little extras provided for your enjoyment: A glass of Port or Sherry, chocolates and nibbles. And of course unlimited tea and coffee, and delicious home baked goodies.
After dark perhaps watch the Eastern Barred Bandicoots foraging on the lawns.
And in your private spacious bedroom for your total relaxation, queen sized beds, views, room to unwind, HD digital TV's/DVD players, and well appointed en-suites. Enjoy!
Awake refreshed, and start the day with Breakfast Continental Style while you watch the Eagles soar and the Fairy Wrens play, and admire anew the views through the picture window from the breakfast table.
Breakfast Menu: Fruit Juice, Selection of Cereals, Fresh Fruit , Yoghurts, Toast, Muffins, Selection of Jams, Preserves, Tea & Coffee.
OTHER ATTRACTIONS, ACTIVITIES AND PLACES TO VISIT IN THE HUON VALLEY:
Huon Jet Boat Rides, Wineries, Stonehouse Gardens, Snowy Ranges Trout Fishery, Apple Museum, Model Village, Miniature Railway, Fishing, Golf, Walking and Scenic Drives, Boat hire on the Huon.
And elsewhere in the area:
Mount Wellington, Hobart, Bruny Island, Hastings Caves, Tahune Airwalk.
Sorry no children under 12, or pets.