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Homestay Penguin Seaside Homestay
12 Kentish Street, 7316 Penguin, Australia – Excellent location – show map
Excellent location – rated 9.8/10! (score from 95 reviews)
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|Max adults: 2||
Double Room with Sea View
Wayne & Sue
Magnificent private ocean views over the beautiful township of Penguin and beach. Penguin is 30 mins drive from Devonport where the Spirit of Tasmania berths each day. Our home is surrounded by 2 acres of hillside with resident sheep creating a peaceful rural setting only 5 minutes stroll to the beach and local coffee shops. Your room has ocean views, Smart TV, free wi-fi, a heater and an electric blanket. Our home is warm and light with large double-glazed windows facing north, overlooking Bass Strait and offering the same stunning views from the breakfast table.
Your hosts, Wayne and Sue, are a friendly retired couple who enjoy welcoming guests to their home and to the area. Wayne has lots of local knowledge and can assist you with information about local attractions, activities, markets, restaurants, cafe's and shopping. We have 2 Border Collie dogs, a 3 year old and a puppy who loves to play.
Penguin is a delightful seaside town on the north-west coast of Tasmania. We have 2 Platypus in our local pond (1 Km away), a beautiful beach for walking and swimming, the well known Penguin Markets, local cafe's and restaurants. Penguin is a convenient location to stay for a few days and make use of day trips to visit nearby natural attractions such as waterfalls, rivers, walking tracks, beaches, markets and interesting towns. Some local waterfalls are Dip Falls, Guide Falls, Liffy Falls and Preston Falls. Other popular attractions are Cradle Mountain, Stanley's Nut, Trowutta Cave, Fossil Beach and Leven Canyon. Local rivers such as Cam River, Leven River, Forth River and Blythe River are great for Kayaking (all within 30 mins drive). Free Penguin tours are available at Lillico Beach or at Burnie are just 15 mins drive away.
Languages spoken: English
Restaurant Pluny's Thai Restaurant and takeaway0.7 miles
Restaurant El Perro0.2 miles
Cafe/Bar Neptune Hotel0.2 miles
Cafe/Bar Jo & Co Cafe0.3 miles
Cafe/Bar Letterbox Cafe0.4 miles
River Blythe River6.2 miles
River Leven River9.3 miles
Lake Lake Barrington24.9 miles
Ocean/Sea Bass Strait0.2 miles
Watcombe Beach850 feet
Penguin Beach1,200 feet
Johnsons Beach3,750 feet
Preservation Bay Beach1.6 miles
Midway Beach2.4 miles
Devonport Airport18.7 miles
Burnie Wynyard Airport19.7 miles
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This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel
These are the steps this property has taken to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel:
- Option to opt out of daily room cleaning
- Option to reuse towels
- Bicycle parking
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children & Beds
Children not allowed.
Crib and extra bed policies
There's no capacity for cribs at this property.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Debit card Penguin Seaside Homestay accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Smoking is not allowed.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
The fine print
Please note that this room has access to shared bathroom facilities, shared with the owner. The bathroom has a bath. The owners can use an alternate shower room if requested.
Please inform Penguin Seaside Homestay of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.
FAQs about Penguin Seaside Homestay
Check-in at Penguin Seaside Homestay is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.
Penguin Seaside Homestay offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
The prices at Penguin Seaside Homestay may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
The nearest beach is 1,300 feet from Penguin Seaside Homestay.
Guests staying at Penguin Seaside Homestay can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).
Breakfast option(s) include:
The following parking options are available to guests staying at Penguin Seaside Homestay (subject to availability):
- Parking on site
- Private Parking
- Secure parking
- Free parking
Penguin Seaside Homestay is 1,300 feet from the center of Penguin.
From the nearest airport, you can get to Penguin Seaside Homestay by:
- Taxi 30min
- Car 30min