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Burpengary
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

OUTSTANDING!!!! Dennis and Shirley were the most welcoming couple i have ever met. The room was stunning and the views were wonderful. The room had everything plus more than we needed, i could not pick one thing wrong with our entire stay and i would highly recommend The Cove Kettering to everyone.

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Hello Bec: Thank you for your kind words. It was a real pleasure having you stay with us, and we look forward to your return. Have a great day :-) Dennis and Shirley

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Thank you for such a relaxing place to stay on the night of our wedding! The truffles were a lovely touch and the view was incredible. We loved the room and breakfast the next morning was super yummy! Anyone thinking of staying here definitely won't be disappointed!

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

we were very honored that you chose The Cove Kettering for your wedding night. Congratulations to you both, and may you have a long and wonderful life together. Come back and see us again sometime. :-)

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

We needed a great place to stay @ Kettering to participate in the Kettering Wooden Boat Rally 4 last weekend. The normal stay is a nearby hotel or on a mated yacht or commute to & from home in Hobart. Now we have an annual & more frequent number of stays to look forward to at a wonderful, beautifully presented,...

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we look forward to your staying with us again.

Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here recently and were most impressed with the beautiful room, and beautiful views of the water. The room is expansive and has quality appliances, linens etc, the bed is beautiful, we had an amazing night sleep. Denis and Shirley the owners are very friendly and do an amazing cooked breakfast, especially the poached egg! Only...

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and are so happy that your enjoyed your stay with us. We are looking into the items you mentioned. As soon as the leach bed system is back in place, we will be able to clean up the garden. For the time being, they have all been mowed :-)

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Wow.. Very impressed with the Cove. From arrival to departure this place was a gem. Big fresh towels daily, great beds, underfloor and towel rails heated amazing, fresh cooked local produce breakfast included. Shirley and Dennis great well informed helpful hosts. 2 minutes to ferry, much better value than staying on Bruny Island.

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Good morning, thank you so much for your kind words and great review. So glad that your enjoyed your stay with us, as much as we enjoyed having you stay with us. We look forward to your return. Dennis and Shirley

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 26 January 2016

A classical, contemporary B & B in Tasmania's gorgeous Kettering, a small fishing village with loads of coastal charm on the D'Entrecasteaux Channel south of Hobart. The location overlooks the water and boats in the Cove. The facility is more like that of a five star Hotel; one feels transported to another world. Hosts, Shirley and Dennis are professional and...

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Dennis G, Manager at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and review. We are so pleased that you chose The Cove Kettering to celebrate your 1st anniversary and would love for you to spend your 2nd on here also :-)

Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

We loved this place. Great location. Very close to Bruny Ferry, walking distance. Amazing breakfast and faultess service at a great price. Huge and clean rooms. Will definitely be back. Hosts very helpful and knowledgeable.

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

"Thank You" for your kind review. We hope you do come again.

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Wonderful hosts Dennis and Shirley were very welcoming and looked after us all each morning for breakfast. Breakfast being included with the accommodation consisted of your choice of muslies, fruit, toast, juice, choice of coffee and teas and variety of egg, bacon, mushroom and tomato dishes which were yummy. Waffles which our son had were amazing. The Cove Kettering consists...

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us and for your wonderful review. We look forward to your return and will have waffles ready for your son :-)

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Amazing room, awesome hospitality, fabulous views Dennis and Shirley who own and run the place are one of the most welcoming and hospitable people we've met on our travel around Tasmania. Given how friendly, social and helpful everyone has been, that's saying heaps. We felt like we were staying with family. While the location is nice and quiet, with a...

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Dennis G, Owner at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Hello Poh-lee and Mark - what a pleasure it was to have you stay here. We really enjoyed your company and was sad to see you leave. We look forward to your return. Thank you of your wonderful review :-)

Bullsbrook, Australia
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Outstanding view of Kettering inlet and marina, very convenient access to the Bruny Island ferry and great hosts in lovely accommodation. Plus a sumptuous breakfast on offer. Highly recommended! Rather limited evening meal venues in area so be prepared but otherwise perfect.

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Dennis G, Manager at The Cove Kettering, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It was great having you stay with us, and look forward to your return :-)

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our three spacious suites are luxuriously appointed. Each has its own en-suite with walk-in shower, heated flooring and heated towel rails. Wake up to views of Little Oyster Cove from your own private balcony, or relax in comfort with heating throughout. We also have a lounge and dining area available to all guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cove Kettering

Address: 3 Oxleys Rd, Kettering, Tasmania 7155, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Kettering
Price Range: £152 - £179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Cove Kettering 4.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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