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Harpers on the Beach

4.0 of 5 8 Harpers Place, White Beach, Tasmania 7184, Australia
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Howrah, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I wanted to surprise my mum with a weekend. I thought where can I take mum that was quiet and peaceful. My mum lived on the Tasman Peninsula as a little girl so staying at Harpers on the Beach, White Beach was like going home for her. We both had a relaxing, peaceful, amazing time and only have good things... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I received a fantastic welcome upon arrival at Harpers. We've never stayed at a B&B before however it was a fantastic experience at Harpers on the Beach. Our room with a private deck made us feel home away from home. Truly wished we stayed a couple more days and traveling from Launceston was worth getting the secluded... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of a wonderful Tasmanian holiday in early January we visited the Port Arthur Penal Colony and spent two nights at Harpers on the Beach in the two bedroom cottage. White Beach is a large horse shoe shaped bay with white sand and wonderful swimming. The main lodge is directly behind this beach and in addition it offers a... More 

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed two nights in this great B&B, extremely comfortable and high spec room, lovely breakfast, about five steps away from a quiet, sandy beach. What could be better than sitting on the veranda watching the sun set? Would definitely recommend it.

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Greater Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at harpers beach for two nights and I wished we could have stayed longer. The location is fantastic and the room was directly opposite the beach. Gill is an amazing hostess and an even better cook. I couldnt agree more with all the reviews. Best dinner in port Arthur! And falling asleep to the sound of the waves... More 

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm welcome right from the beginning. Great beachfront location, close to Port Arthur. Room small and bed really uncomfortable which made for a bad night's sleep. Quite noisy as sound of owners upstairs filtered down to rooms. Not good value for money as no option for travellers on a budget. Breakfast fantastic though!

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Jill M, Owner at Harpers on the Beach, responded to this review

I'm sorry you found the bed uncomfortable, unfortunately we can't please everyone's preference for bed type. We previously have only had positive comments about how comfortable the beds are. For future guests, I would say the beds are firm not soft but not hard. Regarding the noise, I think you must have been in our Standard Room which is below... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Harpers is in a lovely situation and the walk from our room to the dunes was <20m with a view to the ocean with Bruny Island in the distance. On days when it was not too windy it was nice to have a cup of tea on our deck after returning from sightseeing. The room was a good size as... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

For three restful nights we stayed at Harpers on the Beach in a beautifully appointed, spacious beach cottage not more than 30 metres to a low sand dune which, standing on it, opened out to a magnificent mouth watering view of the beach and beautiful bay looking across to Bruny Island in the distance. Our host Jill was very welcoming,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Stayed here for two nights recently and can highly recommend Harpers on the Beach. Jill is a great host, extremely helpful and has a lot of knowledge about the Tasman Peninsula. The bed was super comfortable and it was nice dropping off to sleep with the sound of the waves on the beach. Good breakfast. It's about a 10 minute... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We spent a lovely two nights at the guesthouse, especially enjoying the chance to share breakfast and also the dinner we had with other guests. The short stroll over the sand dune to the beach leads to a beautiful vista over the bay. The rooms were clean and comfortable. We much enjoyed our stay - many thanks!!!

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Address: 8 Harpers Place, White Beach, Tasmania 7184, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > White Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Harpers on the Beach 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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