What our guests have said about us

Divine hospitality, beautiful home, outstanding food and service. FM, VIC, April 2015

Beautiful, elegant and warm. Love the spirits present. DM, VIC, April 2015

Such a lovely, relaxing time in gorgeous setting and lovingly restored historic home. Thanks for looking after us so well. Hope to be back! M&J R, NSW, April 2015

Fantastic building. Beautiful gardens. Food service staff the best. Thanks for a great time. Hope we return. I&J M, VIC, April 2015

What a blissful few days we’ve had. Beautiful staff. Amazing room. Delicious foods. Will highly recommend. Bye! C&C S, VIC, April 2015

Lovely rooms and lovely food. Very nice piano. SY, NSW, April 2015

Beautiful place and very nice food. Thanks. TY, NSW, April 2015

Thank you for your warm hospitality and detail, amazing food and lovely staff. Happy Easter! We will be back soon. R&K K, NSW, April 2015

Food has been wonderful and setting, a beautiful way to spend our honeymoon. S&C A, QLD, April 2015

Fabulous renovation, beautiful surrounds. Hospitality and food, fantastic – a real treasure. PM & FT, NSW, March 2015

An idyllic place in a beautiful setting. Thanks for the amazing hospitality. R&S B, NSW, March 2015

Perseverance – credit to you both. Restoration of our heritage done with style. Thank you! P&K T, VIC, March 2015

Absolutely beautiful! An elegant, comfortable hotel, with excellent food. Loved the crostini as an entrée! Congratulations on a splendid establishment! C&B O, NSW, March 2015

A delightful hotel – warm and charming, superbly hospitable. Thank you! S&R R, Italy, March 2015

Wonderful part of the world! Thank you for your warm and gracious hospitality. V&L S, USA, March 2015

Dear Laurelle and John, thanks for everything! We are so happy to stay here!! We feel so comfortable, like home. What a lovely house and good location. Thanks again for the great hospitality!!! AL & EA, Hong Kong, March 2015

A truly beautiful place to stay in every way. Thanks for letting us share your piece of paradise and your warm hospitality. P&T E, NSW, March 2015

We had the most wonderful 4 days. Great hospitality! The accommodation was great, food outstanding. Everything perfect!  M&V S, NSW, Feb 2015

Simply superb in every detail. Outstanding service, and good food, amazing hospitality.  KG & SW,  NSW,  Feb 2015

Great location and wonderful stay. Enjoyed every moment!!!!  Thank you so much. P,  Singapore & Indonesia,  Feb 2015

Sensational stay!! Amazing residence. & fantastic people. Thank you so much.  JM, VIC, Feb 2015

Great location. Wonderful hosts. Thank you for a wonderful stay. B & A, NSW Feb 2015

Thank you very much for a wonderful and memorable stay. We enjoyed it very much.  S & D P, Malaysia, Feb 2015

An experience exceeding expectation, in spite of ‘cool’ summer! S & G O, NSW, Feb 2015

Perfect for a relaxing weekend.  A & T M, Tas, Feb 2015

Excellent & Relaxing stay. Thanks for all the hospitality.  F&A T  NSW, Jan 2015

Most wonderful hotel we ever had. Just like a family. Thanks. KM & XD,  China,  Jan 2015

Amazing experience. Really enjoyed the stay…. Thank you so much.  FG, Switzerland, Jan 2015

The most fantastic relaxing wonderful stay.  Thanks again. G & I S, Vic, Jan 2015

Thank you for everything. See you again some day, I & A S,  Romania, Jan 2015

Enjoyed your hospitality so much. Amazing place.. Delicious wines & food. Thank you. LF, Holland, Dec 2014

After 4 days we are feeling so relaxed. Whenever we are back in Tasmania definitely will visit you again. LF, Bali, Dec 2014

We surely will be back – best hotel, best food (formidable!), best service. A bientot!  E & C G, France, Dec 2014

Excellent service and food. This place has brought treasured memories which will stay within our hearts forever. C & C S, Qld, Dec 2014

Great place. Thank you so much for your hospiality.  A & L Y, Hong Kong, Dec 2014

What a find!  Congratulations on a magnifcent restoration. R & T B, Vic, Dec 2014

Enjoyed the hospitality, food, wine, environs immensely. Thanks. J & P K, Vic, Nov 2014

Thank you for a wonderful stay! Your hospitality was amazing! C & S W, Qld, Nov 2014

Amazing place and smashing people!  S & A M, France, Nov 2014

A corner of Paradise! Great!  D S. (Italian Celebrity Chef)  Italy, Nov 2014

So much food, so much wine, so much whisky, so little time! B & A S, Qld, Nov 2014

Wonderful time.  Staff were excellent!T & C, Vic, Nov 2014

A relaxing and peaceful stay at this lovely property on the Derwent. Lovely hospitality! G B, ACT, May 2014 (this was the last guest of the season before we closed for winter 2014)

Thank you for such a romantic and intimate experience at your beautiful mansion. K & F S, WA, May 2014

Only wish we could stay longer! R & J B, QLD, May 2014

Our room scrumptious & comfortable. A great break. R &T S, NSW, April 2014

Thank you for a wonderfully welcoming, hospitable stay! J&P G, NSW, April 2014

Thank you for your calming and gracious hospitality(dressing gowns were very cosy) R&B F, QLD, April 2014

What a special part of Tassie. Many thanks. We had a lovely time and a wonderful way to spend our 10th Wedding Anniversary. J & L K, NSW, April 2014

Thank you for sharing your bit of paradise with us! D&P H, San Francisco, March 2014

Beautiful venue and food, fantastic service. B&J F, QLD, March 2014

Thank you for a wonderful stay everybody was so helpful! R&E W, NSW, March 2014

This is a wonderful place to spend vacation! This is the best choice to stay in Tasmania. Y, W, S &R Shanghai, China February 2014

Such a wonderful hotel and staff! We felt very welcome and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Excellent food. A& J, QLD, February 2014

We cannot think of a more delightful hotel in which to spend our birthdays! A& R R, NSW, February 2014

This place is just awesome. Hospitality and warmth is unparallel. Food was always creative. Will come back. Fiona made it so special for us. S&S G, Dallas Texas, February 2014

A beautiful place to stay and enjoy. Excellent food! The staff were very warm and welcoming, great service! A&L, VIC, January 2014

It was a privilege to stay in an historic hotel restored so beautifully by owners who are so committed to the preservation of Tasmania’s rich history. M & L, NSW, January 2014

Such a lovely hotel. The food was amazing, the service fantastic and the views were second to none! QLD January 2014

Fab! J&L, Isle of Man, UK, January 2014

The best service I’ve had by far in all my travels. Great food and beautiful accommodation! P & M, Vic, January 2014

Lovely to be here food so good J W & C Bangkok, Thailand December 2013

Thank you for a lovely stay – Everything was perfect! J & M B, VIC, December 2013

Wonderful service, surroundings, food and attention to our comfort. Thank you! K, P & L, VIC, December 2013

What a perfect place to unwind. Thank you so much!!! A & R B, NSW, December 2013

This is an awesome hotel! Impeccable service. THE only choice for staying in Tasmania! A&Z&F Y Hong Kong December 2013

Such a beautiful place with incredible detail. Peaceful. I’m so glad I came and was able to experience this little piece of heaven in Tasmania. M H, NSW, November 2013

We love this place, so calm and elegant. We believe a lot of hard work has been done to make this old building into such a beauty especially the garden. Of course thank you for the hospitality. G&J Kwan Happy Valley Hong Kong, November 2013

Thank you, we’ve had the most relaxed enjoyable stay in beautiful accommodation with fine food and excellent service! A credit to you all! R, S, A & B C, QLD, November 2013

We had a wonderful, relaxing stay. What a beautiful place! J&A H, QLD, November 2013

Nice warm stay, Thank you! S & Dr W B, Germany November 2013

Wonderful care, great way to slow down and relax. L&K, VIC, November 2013

Thank you for a delightful three days of sight seeing in and around lovely New Norfolk, fine dining and interesting conversation. We wish you well. R & L D NSW, November 2013

A wonderful place to enjoy what Tasmania offers. Thank you. P & N W Montreal, November 2013

Hey Guys! Thank you so much for looking after us! This place is amazing and your service here have been nothing short of exceptional! We will definitely be back! Best Wishes M&J, VIC, Australia, Oct 2013

We have had a wonderful time staying here. We admire the great work, love of labour and expression of love, skill and beauty you have infused into this house. Our stay has been particularly blessed for the rest we had and all arrangements you made which went smoothly to make it such a pleasant stay. We look forward to return to savour the hospitality and friendship again. Thank you. B,J L&J Singapore, Oct 2013

Totally exceeded my expectations! Fantastic service & atmosphere. I’m already looking forward to my next stay! Thank you for everything. Best Wishes. J M Singapore Oct 2013

This was a fantastic holiday. A perfect retreat surrounded by beautiful scenery, gardens, wonderful hospitality, peace and tranquillity. It was a pleasure coming to know you and your staff. Thanks for all the effort and friendship. Wonderful Place! SH, Singapore October 2013

Wonderful stay. Stress levels dropped instantly. Enjoyed the relaxed breakfasts and romantic dinners! S&N, NSW, October 2013

We had a most beautiful time here. Thank you so much and we will be back! E&I H, ACT, October 2013

What a magic place – beautiful in Autumn. Best food and coffee. M & J.D., W.A., May 2013

Autumn at Woodbridge has been a colourful experience. You have opened a window into Tasmanian history, through which we have glimpsed a long-forgotten (world). L & M.Y., QLD April 2013

What a wonderful restoration you have done on this magnificent property… We were beautifully pampered! See you soon! M & B.L., VIC, April 2013

Thank you for a lovely stay, lovely food in a great setting. B & C.H., NSW, April 2013

Wonderful stay with great care and attention. Many thanks. C & G, NSW, April 2013

We had a great stay and would love to return some day. S, M, C, C & H, Hong Kong, April 2013

Beautiful stay, we loved it all! Can’t wait to come back in the Spring. V & J. K., QLD, April 2013

Wonderful. Accommodation was beautiful, food and wine all class. R & A, VIC, April 2013

Fantastic stay. T, C, J & R, UK, March 2013

A true home from home. A relaxing stay in excellent surroundings. H & D. S., UK, March 2013

There is a saying “There is no place like home”. We would like to say, “There is no place like Woodbridge on the Derwent’. K & R. H., VIC, March 2013

Thanks for a lovely relaxing stay in your beautiful hotel. M & R. H., VIC, March 2013

Thanks so much for looking after us after our big adventure. Your beautiful hotel was a welcome sight, and we enjoyed our couple of days of luxury. C.D., L.B., J.P., T.B. and D.L., NSW, March 2013

So wonderful to stay here … we will be back. J & J.C., March 2013

Lovely people, attention to detail… Wonderful dinner. Care factor 10/10. H & G.A., QLD, March 2013

A truly memorable stay! We enjoyed every moment. A home away from home. Thanks for going above and beyond. B & C.R., VIC, March 2013

All we could have hoped for. G & R. P. and all the family members. VIC, March 2013

A wonderful property, such interesting history, and great attention. L & G.T., VIC, Feb 2013

A beautiful stay. Fantastic accommodation, brilliant service. J & D.S., TAS, Feb 2013

We had a wonderful stay. Location spectacular, food fantastic, and a friendly and knowledgable host. C & B.S., NSW, February 2013

A wonderful experience – a stunning treat in perfect accommodation. S.S. & K.G., NSW, Feb 2013

Great way to end our honeymoon by staying at a private … like yours. Thank you for a wonderful experience. H & R.S., INDIA, February 2013

We’ll be back. M.T. & A.W., Hong Kong, February 2013

Awesome two night sojourn. G & L.R., VIC, February 2013

Lovely! J.A. & S.D., VIC, February 2013

Beautiful, tranquil place to escape the ‘rat race’. It was so easy in this wonderful place to breath. Thank you! C & J.R., QLD April 2012

What a wonderful honeymoon we have had – such a beautiful, romantic place. Thanks for the great hospitality! G & N.B., VIC April 2012

If one is traveling alone, this is the perfect place to be, surrounded by thoughtfulness & a sense of ‘home’ … a ‘delicious’ & all too brief stay J. C. NSW April 2012

This is truly an enchanting place …. next time we will stay at least a week – instead of going to France. E.B. & B.K. NSW April 2012

Thank you for helping us to have such a lovely, relaxing few days. We appreciated all your team’s friendly welcome, lovely food & beautiful surroundings. J. & L.F. UK April 2012

What an amazing find …. fantastic hosts – like staying at a relative’s warm country manor house! In-house dinner was superb. A.M. & S.D. USA April 2012

A magical weekend complmemented by lovely meals & beautiful accommodation. We look forward to returning to this beautiful place! A.V. & L.J. Q’LD March 2012

Thank you for a wonderful stay & the amazing meals to help make it a weekend to remember! We’ll be back for sure! L.W. & T.D. VIC March 2012

Thank you so much for your kind, sincere & loving hospitality. Our stay was very special indeed! B.M. & C.M. ACT March 2012

Had a beautiful time. Thank you for your hospitality, food fantastic & wonderful staff. D. & K. L. NSW March 2012

Staying here doesn’t feel like staying at a hotel, it rather feels like staying at a friend’s place. Everything was great! We will never forget this lovely place & its wonderful owners & staff. C.K. & M.G. Austria March 2012

Thank you for the wonderful stay, the lovely food & friendly chats! We will definitely recommend this hotel to our friends & we’ll be back. A.P. & S.M. VIC March 2012

Lovely stay in beautiful house. Amazing attention to detail. It’s the little things that count! Thank you. S.& D. S. NSW March 2012

Thank you for your warm hospitality, recommendations for local touring & fine fresh food. You have create a haven in a beautiful part of tasmania. P. & B. K. NSW March 2012

Thank you for your warm welcome on our return with friends … Wonderful time in this idyll. You are contributing a very important quality of life to the area. A. & C. O. NSW March 2012

What could be more relaxing than breakfast overlooking the river. Superb meals & wonderful attention from our hosts. All made this a thoroughly enjoyable stay; we would love to return. H. & S. S. NSW March 2012

We are so happy we were fortunate enough to spend our last days in tasmania in your beautifully restored house. The care & attention to detail is apparent everywhere. A.C. & N. S. USA Feb 2012

A unique property, beautifully restored & warm, welcoming hospitality. Wish we could have stayed longer. J. & D. P. Canada Feb 2012

Quiet & quaint with wonderful hospitality. C. & C. K. USA Feb 2012

Thank you for a memorable stay & your unequalled hospitality. Too short! K. & G. E. Q’LD Feb 2012

A warm & beautiful place to stay – thank you for your hospitality. G.C. & L.F. VIC Feb 2012

What an amazing way for us to celebrate our last days in Tassie. Hospitable, polite, & always accommodating. Thank you – we will not forget the experience. Till next time. K.& R. C. NSW Feb 2012

We don’t want to leave – 2 days just not enough to enjoy the surroundings & all the work you’ve done to restore this piece of Tasmania’s history. Thanks for the love & care you’ve put into the restoration for all to enjoy…. Love the towels, the music, the shutters, the lollies, the flowers, the decor, the peace & quiet, the food ….. N.M. & S.P. Q’LD Feb 2012

Beautiful & elegant. Thank you for a most glorious stay & hospitality – such a shame to leave! R. & B. G. VIC Feb 2012

An elegant home away from home. Superb dining & hospitality. B. & T. P. TAS Feb 2012

A great stay. Bravo for discreet beauty! M. & G. D. BELGIUM Feb 2012

A marvelous, relaxed ‘time out’ from the everyday world – beautiful & interesting surroundings, fine food, & genuine, personal care from our hosts. G. & J. Q. Q’LD Feb 2012

Amazing place… Wonderful care & hospitality. Appreciated music & flowers! And food!!! Fascinating building – well done !! Many, many thanks. D. & S.M. TAS Feb 2012

Wonderful hospitality & the building had extraordinary ambience – A really special, personal experience & a delight to meet such inspirational hosts. R. & S. R. S.A. Feb 2012

Some lovely aspects to the hotel & stay. P. & N. UK Feb 2012

A delightful time in a lovely place! L.C. S. USA Feb 2012

3 beautiful nights! … delicious food, great service & relaxing setting. We had a great time! M. & P. S. VIC Jan 2012

Gracias per todassus atenciones. Hermoso lugar para explorar Tasmania D. & S. Q’LD Jan 2012

You offer hospitality with a lovely warmth & sincerity which adds an extra dimension to a beautiful place. F. & J. NSW jan 2012

Definitely worth staying & we’ll be back. Great food, great service. A. NSW jan 2012

Thank you for a fantastic experience, the food, the welsome & attention to detail is very much appreciated. Fantastic way to re-charge. P. & L. W. VIC Jan 2012

Great location, Lovely food…. Lovely host! B. & A. M. W.A. Jan 2012

Lovely spot, great host, lovely food. P.& D. W. UK Jan 2012

What a spot! A national treasure! A hidden gem! Great hospitality, food …. the whole experience not to be missed. C. & B. M. NSW Jan 2012

Wonderful stay, wonderful people, memorable experience. M.& P. T. TAS Jan 2012

Especially memorable. P & R P, Qld Jan 2012

Touring Tasmania … This was our favourite stop by far. A truly special place that we will treasure always. S & C W, NSW Jan 2012

Thank you for a magnificent time, lovely views, people & food. J & E S, Vic, Jan 2012

What a beautiful place to rest. Such warm hospitality, delicious food & a gorgeous room in a little piece of heaven. G & J D, NSW Jan 2012

Thank you for a fantastic stay. It felt more like a warm home & we will promise to be back. K P & K W, NSW Jan 2012

A wonderful place. Great history, fabulous hospitality, great friendly hosts – could ask for nothing better. P & H G, Q’ld, Jan 2012

Relaxing & Beautiful. N D & M E, NSW Dec 2011

Great venue + great staff + great food = wonderful Christmas. G & B P, QLD, Dec 2011

What a lovely place to wake up on Christmas Day. Thank you for a wonderful stay – all the amazing food! D & L F, UK, Dec 2011

Definitely worth another visit! C, Japan, Dec 2011

Fantastic stay! Relaxing hotel with friendly and knowledgeable staff. E, USA, Dec 2011

Couldn’t have asked for more. Accommodation, attention to detail was fantastic, & the food!!!! P & G F, QLD, Dec 2011

Beautiful property, great hospitality and fabulous food. T & J B, TAS, Dec 2011

The Service & Food was excellent and the mansion amazing. J & D R, NSW Dec 2011

Reminds us of stays in English country homes – warm, welcoming, and meticulous attention to detail – would love to stay longer! P H & N T, QLD, Dec 2011

Thank you for another wonderful stay. Throughout our travels we have not found anywhere that offers what you have- truly unique. We are service orientated people and we think it’s 7 stars here. J & A S, VIC, Dec 2011

Great 3 days of luxurious relaxation. The food is fantastic! We’ll be back! A S & C W, QLD, Nov 2011

Service and staff are second to none! Thanks for your warm hospitality. R T & K W, VIC, Nov 2011

Beautiful place, thankyou for making our stay so enjoyable, hopefully we will return. Ideal setting for our engagement celebration. S H & C T, SA, Nov 2011

Thank you for your hospitality. It was everything we hoped for. H P, QLD, Nov 2011

Would highly recommend Woodbridge to friends, family & working associates. Had a fabulous & memorable stay. Personal & very homely. Anonymous on Guest Feedback Form, Nov 2011

Thank you for your kind and generous hospitality. It was beautiful and the food superb. F & F, Germany, Nov 2011

We would definitely recommend to friends and family. Wonderful warm welcome, multiple rooms and breakout areas to relax. The albums and port are a lovely touch. All the best for the future, we would love to come for an extended stay. Anonymous from Guest Feedback Form, Oct 2011

You delivered on the promise – peaceful, relaxing and personal service. Thanks. S & S G, WA Oct 2011

Nothing feels better than coming back here late at night after a distant drive and a long day of trekking in the wet and wild forest. L & H N, NSW, Oct 2011

Thank you for a wonderful stay at the magnificent Woodbridge. Delicious food, warm hospitality, great local knowledge & the beautiful Derwent River – paradise!! M E & L C, VIC, Oct 2011

Stunning, amazing, could use so many words to describe. Really felt at home, very warm and cosy. J & S D, QLD, Oct 2011