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Hawley House

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Esplanade, Hawley Beach, Devonport, Tasmania 7307, Australia
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Ranked #3 of 13 Devonport B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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184 reviews 184 reviews
44 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If this place was spotless and disinfected I guess I would rate it "excellent", but apart from the effect on my sinuses I would not have missed this experience for quids. It was only because of an online deal that we even knew about Hawley House, which seemed so wonderful that I grabbed it before any of our itinerary was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being greeted on arrival by the owners' dogs was a good initial sign for a dog lover. This is a lovely old home with beautiful grounds and a great view to the sea. It is not a hotel and doesn't advertise itself as one, so you have to expect some idiosyncrasy. I came here with a colleague for business and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We were there just for one night.. This is located at one end of the drive down Devonport coast and hence slightly isolated.. Sophie was managing and is part of the family owning this place. She was quite helpful in providing us excellent itinerary change suggestions on our trip onward since we were hit by bad weather the next morning..... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

In 2007, my husband and I were married at Hawley House and It was, to a non-romantic, the most perfect amd romantic location. The owners and their family investment in Hawley House and Its surrounds was a major part of what made this location so wonderful. We returned with our daughter in 2012, and though It was late fall this... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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37 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

In deciding on our next B&B extensive use of the internet was used in securing satisfactory accommodation. Hawley House presented very well in fact the photos looked like something from Hollywood. Beach front acreage in a manor style setting. The only image missing was Errol Flynn or Clarke Cable leading men from yesteryear. On arrival the dream the was shattered,... More 

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hawleyhouse, Owner at Hawley House, responded to this review

Hello coast traveller. We are most disappointed to read your diatribe about our home and business. You will note that your sentiments are not shared by the vast majority of our customers. Unfortunately it appears you got the wrong impression when booking as Hawley is marketed as an 'idiosyncratic family home' 135 years young, and not in any way a... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Arrived for a two night stay as part of a business conference. It was a very cold night, entered into the drawing room, there was a roaring open fire and a pre-dinner drink which was all much appreciated. We (my two colleagues and I) retired to the dining room for dinner, the meals were very tasty and hearty home cooked... More 

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hawleyhouse, Owner at Hawley House, responded to this review

Thankyou for your lovely review! We hope to see you again before too long. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stumbled upon this wonderful B&B in search of accommodation after leaving Stanley. We turned up around 3pm to ask if they had availability and Melissa our host, was most welcoming at such a late time. She took the time to show us around and we settled in to our room above the stables. This house is a lovely home... More 

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Melbourne
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49 reviews 49 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Hawley House has a fascinating history, quirky rooms, a great garden and a stunning location. A wander done along the beach is a must , wallabies and lovely views abound. It is a really old house, so don't expect a Hilton. It is so much more fun than that. Don't forget to book in for a yummy dinner, food was... More 

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Hobart, Tasmania
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62 reviews 62 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

What can I say, we arrived just after 6pm to a very warm welcome and tour of the house. We had a beautiful sea view room upstairs which was large, clean and the view was amazing. We had enough time for a little wander around the front gardens/pond area before coming back for pre dinner drinks in the drawing room.... More 

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Friday Harbor, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We stumbled upon Hawley House late in the day without a reservation, and from its appearance were sure it would be beyond our budget - but were pleasantly surprised! We were shown to the last room they had, which was a walk back in time - huge bed with tapestry spread, family photos all over the walls, lovely fireplace, french... More 

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Address: Esplanade, Hawley Beach, Devonport, Tasmania 7307, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Devonport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hawley House 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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