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Norfolk Bay Convict Station

3.5 of 5 5862 Arthur Highway | (10 km before Port Arthur), Taranna, Tasmania 7180, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a great stay at the convict stain. The building is unique, and the welcoming hospitality even more so. We loved Lorella's welcome, the lounge with books, dvd's, and complimentary port and sherry. She very patiently helped us choose a restaurant, and explained about all the extra's they offer- that we sadly could not enjoy as we were doing... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

after a long day of driving and being tourists we lucked out by finding this gorgeous little place. the views are stunning, the rooms so sweet (especially the cute lounge with open fireplace) and the owners delightful - we did not feel like traveling for dinner nor a big meal and so they kindly plated up a delicious cheese board... More

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Canberra, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful location and would've stayed longer if we had the time. On the shores of a lovely bay complete with a jetty for a spot of fishing. Perfect for visiting Port Arthur and the Convict Coal Mine, which is why we stayed there. However, the history of the building is fascinating in its own right and complimented our visit... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very friendly reception good location when visiting Port Arthur located close to the water (bay) - not beach, but risk of flies etc. room was clean odd-shaped room old furniture, nice to to look at, but not really suitable for storing our luggage room was not pre-heated despite very cold weather good breakfast in general: not expensive, OK for one... More

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Coffs Harbour
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned home from our second trip to Tasmania. Our first trip was two and a half years ago and Norfolk Bay Convict Station was a highlight of both of our trips. On both of our stays at the Convict Station we stayed in the "Laurel Suite" and each time we didn't want to leave... More

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Rome, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

What perfect first night in Tasmania we spent here on our way to the boat ride! Just beautiful. We had the post office room and it had plenty of room for my friend and me. Nice hot shower after a week riding in the Snowy Mountains. Such a nice welcome with homemade cordials and good beds. Incredible breakfast with array... More

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Townsville, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We arrived early but that was not a problem. Good a very good welcome and he nice gentlemen told us about the history and gave us the key to our room, Very nice and big enough as we were 3 people. Also served us Brekkie and gave us fishing Rods so we could try to catch some fish. Very nice... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I took my 2 children aged 9 and 11 here on a short visit to Tasmania during the summer holidays. We had an absolutely lovely stay here. The historic property is comprised of a lovely old building with extensive grounds, and easy access to the wharf at Norfolk Bay. We had the old post office as our room, which was... More

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singapore
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This establishment sits right besides a small jetty and it overlooks a lake, really brilliant scenery. We met Lorella and she promptly introduced the establishment to us and recommended us on places to go and food to eat based on the amount of time we had there which was really helpful! She recommended us to go to the coal mines... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

What a lovely place to stay, the Hosts are so friendly and eager to make sure your time here is memorable. The Room we had "Laurel Suite" had a lovely large ensuite. The Bed was a Vintage Brass bed, and a Double, the room also had a TV and Leather Couch which served us well. Across the hall was a... More

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Address: 5862 Arthur Highway | (10 km before Port Arthur), Taranna, Tasmania 7180, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Taranna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Norfolk Bay Convict Station 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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