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Avalon City Retreat penthouse apartment in Hobart

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    Sitting atop an 8 storey building
    Sitting atop an 8 storey building
    Sitting atop an 8 storey building
    The deck at night - Huon Pine bath too
    Huon pine craftsman's table for 10
    Custom made king size bed, ensuite bathroom
    Hobart at night from Avalon City Retreat
    Property description
    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    WINNER 8TH NOVEMBER 2013 of the Tasmanian Tourism Awards New Development! Avalon City Retreat is a sublime rooftop penthouse 'Omnipod' apartment located in central Hobart with grandstand views over St David's Park, Salamanca and the waterfront. Offering a luxurious experience with custom made beds, artisan Huon pine dining table, sunny rooftop deck, outdoor Huon pine bath for wet stargazing and complimentary wifi and breakfast.

    Your breakfast provisions are provided in your fully equipped kitchen and include fresh bread, bacon, sausages and eggs. You can enjoy dining out on the patio which offers outdoor furniture.

    The glass fronted apartment is located on top of an 8 storey office bilding, overlooking Hobart city. The minibar includes a selection of pre-prepared meals a...
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    Listing #FK543158 by: FlipKey
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    • Damage deposit: £56 / stay - Deposit
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Karen S
Sydney, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 26 March 2014 for a stay in January 2014

Before we arrived I had read about the Avalon City Retreat's penthouse. It's been referred to as the Omnipod or 'Pod in the Sky' . However it wasn't until I stayed for a few nights in January that I fully appreciated the genius of the invention. The innovation is the accommodation 'pod' is perched on top of another building, cleverly...


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Karen - Fantastic, thank you so much for this fabulous review and for being able to pick out your highlights. The beds are amazing, so is the view - we... more

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Dean D
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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In the lead up to my recent significant birthday I was at a loss to find a place that was different and had an edge that would make it a very special event. I live in Hobart and after seeing Avalon City Retreat (The Pod) lifted into placed on the top of 152 Macquarie Street, Hobart, I wondered, ‘how amazing... more

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Thank you for taking time to review our beautiful Avalon City Retreat Dean! We thrilled your guests enjoyed a starry and spectacular night in Hobart and congratulations on your 'significant'... more

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Hobart, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 June 2013 for a stay in April 2013
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As soon as my partner and I had made our way to the top Avalon City Retreats we were instantly blown away by the sheer beauty and design the Omni Pod offered: with its majestic sweeping views framed by the carefully attentive design of the architecture. For the first hour we just moved from space to space and gazed through... more

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