About the property
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- Minimum Stay1 - 3 nights
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'Forest Road Apartments' - (118 reviews:104 rated 5-stars & 4 rated 4-stars)
We added 92C in December 2011 .. the main reason was to make use of the beautiful view and our location on the sunny side of the river. Most of the materials were recycled.
*Note: one toilet, one shower in total ... just across two separate below for more detail
We are under five minutes' drive to the CBD and have delis, cafes, restaurants and various parks all around us, including The Cataract Gorge, just up the road.
Free NBN WIFI & Foxtel (all channels), magazines, large selection of current dvds
In the first bedroom there is a wall-mounted tv that is linked through to a dvd player, (in case adults have taken over the living room).
In the second bedroom, part of the walk-in robe is dedicated to things for children of various ages. We have boxes of lego and duplo, games, books and a large range of books and current dvd's.
In the kitchen is a well stocked complimentary pantry which includes 4-types of cereal+ tea, coffee, herbal teas, flour, rice, etc. All linens plus shampoo, conditioner, shower gel are also provided, including king sized feather doonas and electric blankets.
The shower room has a vanity. Across the hall is a separate toilet and vanity. There is ONE toilet and ONE shower in total... just across two separate rooms.
You are very welcome to scavenge from the garden. The bottom garden with chooks and rabbits is a communal area. There are now five rabbits (mostly rescued from the RSPCA) in a 8x8m enclosure you can walk into, sit and feed the rabbits. You'll have to wind your way down the bottom of the garden that faces the river to find this. The chooks do lay eggs. However, they roam the entire garden, so their nests can be very difficult to find. You are certainly welcome to any eggs you can find.
We maintain a book with lots of suggestions for things to do, maps and brochures for you to take away.
4 minutes to Launeston CBD (2.9km)
1 minute to Specialty deli/cafe plus bakery/newsagent/pharmacy (1km)
2 minutes to Woolworths shopping centre (1.8km)
2 1/2 minutes to 18 hole Riverside Golf Club (2km)
300m to Keros takeaway fish shop and West Tamar Highway, (which starts you on the West Tamar wine route)
2 mins to Kids Paradise (1.5km)
3 mins to The Cataract Gorge, Stillwater Restaurant/Cafe and The Mill Providore
Parking is either in a parking bay outside the door, (but steep access) or just outside on our side of the street - normal residential parking with no restrictions - the steps down are well lit at night.
Deposit is 25% non-refundable and payment on this Stayz site is via credit card only. Should you prefer payment via direct bank transfer, booking must be made via our own website. This property has no other fees, such as cleaning fee or damage deposit.
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- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 22, 2018
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
What a fantastic stay!! Cant commend Jo enough!! Out of all the properties we stayed at on the trip this was our absolute favourite. Even the small things that were left around for us to feel welcome to the quality of the property, everything was perfect. Definitely know where to stay in this city moving forward!!
Such a delight
This was a delightful place to stay. My teenages can be fussy and they settled straight away.
The comfort is 5 star, the bunnies a complete joy and the views are to die for.
We will be back for sure !
We absolutely loved our stay at the Forest Road apartments. From the moment we walked in to see the stunning view we were in heaven. We also found a very yummy treat and note from Jo as well as fresh eggs and breakfast goodies. Jo has thought of everything you could possibly need plus more. The kids adored the bunnies, hunting for chook eggs and the very memorable toy cupboard. Close to the city and other attractions. Perfect spot to zip into town for an early morning coffee too! We had the best time and would love to come back. Thank you so much Jo.
Sunny & comfortable
This is a roomy & comfortable home from home, close to the City, with a beautiful view of the river from the north-facing deck. Generously equipped with everything, from kitchen equipment to kids' craft, plus pantry basics and breakfast supplies. Parking is a little tricky, but the garden and bunnies are a joy.
Excellent place to stay!
The best experience I had from Stayz! Beautiful view, adorable bunnies, firm&comfortable beds, a kitchen with different cooking spicies, and a full closet of craft items for kids.... a place with all you need for a relax holiday! We will come back!
Peaceful, homely, beautiful apartment
The scene was set when we arrived to a little gift and personal welcome note from our host Jo. The apartment is spacious, well-appointed, cosy and very much set up for families with young kids (lots of toys and draws full of interesting things!).
The view is spectacular. Beds are large, comfortable and the sleep so quiet.
Walk down the garden steps to feed the fluffy rabbits with fresh vegis from the owner's garden. My only regret - that we could only stay 2 nights! I'll definitely be back for longer next trip!