Villa Howden is located on the tranquil shores of the North West Bay. Nestled on its peaceful banks, the estate’s landscaped gardens and natural serenity provide a picturesque backdrop for business and leisure travellers alike making it the perfect hotel choice. Just 15 minutes from Hobart, located on the edge of the Huon Valley tourist route, Villa Howden is an ideal base from which to discover the magnificent views from Mount Wellington and all that Hobart and the Huon Valley have to offer. Lovers of boutique Hobart hotels experiences, bridal parties and corporate groups will all find themselves blissfully welcome at this peaceful estate.
Villa Howden offers a range of ten luxury suites each of which is beautifully decorated with luxurious furnishings and antiques, like no other hotels in Hobart. Guests are invited to relax in front of the lounge fireplace or in the light filled sunroom to enjoy a quiet drink with friends. With complimentary broadband internet access, the library is the perfect spot for reading, writing, or challenging your partner to a wide selection of board games. For music lovers, the Piano Bar offers an upbeat atmosphere to enjoy a delicious cocktail and the sounds of visiting artists.
The rooms on the upper level of the building have extensive views of the North West Bay and the beautiful and secluded grounds. Each of the suites has a beautifully appointed en suite bathroom with marble vanities. The magnificent Tower Suites with antique king size French beds enjoy a spacious and light-filled interior with a luxurious en suite including a claw foot bath. Generous amenities include your own IPod dock, n’Espresso machine, complimentary in-suite bar and Australian made “Serendipity” hotel cosmetics.
The two Water View Suites have French doors and their own private balcony with extensive panoramic views across the North West Bay and the romantic and secluded grounds of Villa Howden. Both suites are individually appointed with beautiful designer furnishings and en suite bathrooms featuring marble vanities. Generous amenities include your own IPod dock, n’Espresso machine, complimentary in-suite bar and Australian made “Serendipity” hotel cosmetics.
The Villa Suites open onto the courtyard or romantic and secluded grounds of Villa Howden. Most Villa Suites have French doors and their own private balcony. All Villa Suites are individually appointed with beautiful designer furnishings and en-suite bathrooms featuring marble vanities. Generous amenities include your own IPod dock, n’Espresso machine, complimentary in-suite bar and Australian made “Serendipity” hotel cosmetics.
The restaurant is open to the public Tuesday to Saturday evenings from 6.00 p.m. The excellent Head Chef Adrian Mathews will be selecting the finest Tasmanian produce to create dishes that are influenced by his many years of culinary experience around the globe. Dinners can be enjoyed from one to four courses on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. For cheese lovers there is a selection of fine local cheeses on the restaurant’s cheese plate.
Villa Howden is open for Traditional High Tea each Saturday and Sunday from 2.00 p.m. until 4.00 p.m. Guests can relax in the luxurious surrounds of the Estate, enjoying Traditional High Tea with friends and family on the deck overlooking the North West Bay, on the terrace surrounded by beautiful gardens, in the restaurant listening to the baby grand piano or on a picnic rug in the landscaped gardens. Villa Howden’s Traditional High Tea consists of a three tier stand with fresh ribbon sandwiches on the bottom, a middle plate of cakes and pastries and then a top tier of scones, jam and cream. Freshly brewed tea and freshly ground plunger coffee is included.
Indulge in a picnic basket filled with a charcuterie selection of Serrano ham, pork rillettes and chicken liver parfait, local artisan cheeses accompanied with preserves, pickles, cornichons, breads, crackers, fruit and bottled water.
Currently we do not have any sample itineraries of custom tours to this destination.
Click here to contact us and we would be happy to discuss possibilities
Stay in the know: Subscribe to our newsletter to have our hand-picked trips & specials delivered to you!
Please enter a destination