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Outdoor panorama facing north. West wing on the left with Bedroom 1 at the front. East wing on the right with Bedroom 4 at the front. Living room in the middle.Kitchen facing South-West. Gas stove, double width oven, dish washer, and all cooking utensils, pans, crockery etc provided.
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Knopwood Hill Retreat - Best view in Hobart!

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Knopwood Hill Retreat - Best view in Hobart!

16+ guests
5 bedrooms
11 beds
2 baths
16+ guests
5 bedrooms
11 beds
2 baths
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.

Knopwood Hill Retreat is a stunning 60 acre property located 15 minutes drive from Hobart. The house is 75% glass with panoramic views of the Derwent River and Mount Wellington.

Many guests describe it as "a farm-stay but in the city" and that it feels like a home not an empty hotel.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
1 queen bed
Common spaces
2 single beds, 1 sofa bed, 2 air mattresses

House Rules

No smoking
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance


41 Reviews

James User Profile
October 2018
Rob is a kind and accommodating host. I stayed at the house with 16 people and had a great time. Can’t go wrong for a big group.
Hamilton User Profile
April 2018
A very beautiful home with spectacular views across to Sandy Bay. All amenities provided with plenty of space We had 35 people for a 60th birthday party. Rob was so helpful and willing to help setup and we spent the day on his beautiful deck. He even dropped in more firewood so…
Julia User Profile
February 2018
Great experience. Comfortable spacious house set in the bush close to Hobart. Great views. Cant fault it. Rob is a great host.
Ben User Profile
January 2018
Awesome place - heaps of room, close to Hobart, and there’s two awesome dogs!
Scott User Profile
January 2018
First class views and amenities. Bush block with walking trails, native wildlife and very friendly dogs. Nothing was too much trouble for Rob. One of the best hosts around. Fantastic venue for a group of 10 of us with plenty of space. Would go again in a heartbeat.
Dan User Profile
October 2017
This house is awesome! It's so bright on sunny day. Rob is super nice. He helped turn on the heater before we got there. And he offered a lot of information. We really enjoy the stay. I will definitely recommend this place if visit Tas.
Jese User Profile
October 2017
Rob was a very good host and took care of us well during our staying. The property aligns with the listing and the views from the house are very beautiful. We were provided with fresh eggs, firewood, and many more extra items we were not expecting at all. We would definitely go b…

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Mornington, AustraliaJoined in March 2010
Rob User Profile
260 Reviews
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I am one of the original AirBnB hosts in Hobart. In the past few years I have hosted over 300 guests and had a fantastic experience each time. I am a fifth generation Tasmanian so have plenty of information about the secret "locals only" things to do when you are in Tasmania.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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