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157-165 Scamander Avenue Scamander, Scamander, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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Pelican Sands Scamander
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Willaston, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights, as we pulled up my first thoughts were what we have let our selves in for. We had the self-contained apartment, furniture could do with updating, we only had breakfast there and the cooking facilities were perfect, the views were to die for just beautiful, we sat out side with a glass of wine... More 

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Mandurah, Australia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
54 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Unit 4 for two nights in January 2015. Perfect location at the mouth of the river, with a grassed area between the unit and the water. Beautiful, uninterrupted view of the beach and the river mouth. Clean unit with a comfortable bed and good water pressure. Furniture is a little bit dated but had everything you need... More 

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Lismore NSW
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a studio room (room 2). Amazing view over the water and such a beautiful walk to the mouth of the river and then to the ocean. We sat at one of the picnic tables on dusk with a glass of wine and the view and tranquility was amazing. So clean and well presented. Great value in a beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Pelican Sands turned out to be much more than we expected. We stayed in the waterfront queen studio. As you walk in, the view through the large window is amazing. Because we arrived after hours (around 5:30 pm), we pretty much picked up the keys, got to our studio, and headed to the beach to look for/chase the Pelicans. There... More 

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Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Expected this to be a standard motel accommodation, but the revamp they have done is fabulous! The rooms has been tastefully renovated. The ability to walk to the beach to see all the birds was lovely and the restaurant was fantastic. We felt a little less homesick with the visits from Gidget the three legged cat. The rooms featured bold,... More 

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MGill60, Owner at Pelican Sands Scamander, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank you very much! Scamander is a real jewel of the East Coast of Tasmania. We are always pleased when our guests enjoy their stay with us. This is our 8th summer here and we have undertaken considerable refurbishments and it is still a "work in progress"; there is always something to do. It is rewarding... More 

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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Great value accommodation, clean, comfortable, recently renovated and right on the Scamander estuary great for bird watching. Restaurant next door served a delicious dinner. Guy on check in very friendly but wasn't owner - we didn't meet them but only stayed one night. Some of the appliances (hair dryer, heaters) had seen better days. Beds very comfortable. Three legged cat... More 

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MGill60, Owner at Pelican Sands Scamander, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad to hear that you were pleased with our accommodation. Our location is absolutely beautiful, right on the waterfront & river mouth with miles of pristine waterways & beaches to explore; total relaxation. We also have many large colonies of migratory birds and some species which are not found elsewhere nesting on... More 

Tweed Heads, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We visited Pelican Waters while touring the east coast of Tassie. Unfortunately we were only able to stay one day but what a great location, fantastic hosts and the restaurant food was great.You won't find a cleaner motel and the bed was very comfortable.

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MGill60, Owner at Pelican Sands Scamander, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. It is always nice to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay with us, no matter how short. I always say a good bed, a good shower and cleanliness are important factors when providing somewhere for weary travellers to rest. Hopefully if you are passing our way again... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

For a couple of cat lovers missing our pets at home, Pelican Sands catered to our every need by supplying a complimentary cat! On our arrival we were met by Gidget, the tabby/tortie 3-legged hostess, who escorted us to our room and made sure we were happy with our lodgings, which of course we were! Our studio room - which... More 

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MGill60, Owner at Pelican Sands Scamander, responded to this review

Wow, what can I say, Thank you very much. It is not uncommon for our guests who are animal lovers to appreciate our Gidget. she is very welcoming and really does enjoy a pat and a visit if you make her welcome. When we receive reviews like yours it makes all of our hard work worthwhile. We do try to... More 

Hobart, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed in the spa room for the long weekend and had a great stay. This self-contained room was neat, clean and modern and, once we had the heaters running for a bit, nice and warm. The bed was very comfortable and the shower was excellent. There was tea, coffee and milk for us when we arrived and the water... More 

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MGill60, Owner at Pelican Sands Scamander, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It sounds like you had a relaxing & wonderful time. The Spa Studio is proving popular - where else can you sit in a Spa & overlook the beautiful waterfront. It sounds like you like many of our guests really enjoyed being so close to the beach with the stunning views. No matter what time... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed in a two bedroom apartment in February 2014 with our son. The apartment was beautifully presented, spotless with lovely accessories and furnishings. They supplied a cot and all linen at no extra charge and were the most wonderful hosts for my husbands birthday. Amazing view lying in bed viewing the beach across the river. Thank you :)

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MGill60, Owner at Pelican Sands Scamander, responded to this review

Apologies for taking so long to reply to your lovey review! No 5 is a favourite 2 bedroom apartment with lots of our guests who request this one in particular. You are right, the views from this apartment are exceptionally lovely with the living area opening up onto the deck overlooking this stunning vista. It is the little complimentary things... More 

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Additional Information about Pelican Sands Scamander

Address: 157-165 Scamander Avenue Scamander, Scamander, Tasmania 7215, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Scamander
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Pelican Sands Scamander Tasmania

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