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Brunswick, Australia
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights and was very happy with everything. We stayed in unit 2, had our own bbq (did not use), small fridge (good freezer compartment), outside area, double hot plate (did not use) and microwave. You can drive you car up right next to the unit, have your own outside area and can easily walk to the...

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Brent, the owner, and his Mum came by on our last day to introduce themselves and to see if we needed anything. Brent jokes that he has "the cleanliness disease" and it shows - our rental, "The Deck", was spotlessly clean. It's about 25 min from Fortescue Bay and Port Arthur, 15 minutes from the Eaglehawk Neck Dive Center and...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We stayed here overnight on the day we had planned to visit Port Arthur, and I had added a comment when booking that we would be passing through relatively early (~10am) on our way or else would only be back late in the evening after our Ghost Tour. The owners Brent & Lyn very kindly texted me in the morning...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

My partner and i recently stayed in the skippers studio and loved it. Perfect overnight accomodation for our quick stay. Our room was immaculately clean and bed was warm and comfortable. We had the pleasure of meeting the owners Brent and Lyn who were more than welcoming. Thank you!

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Burpengary, Australia
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Thank you Brent & Lyn from the moment we booked on line your service was second to none with an immediate response followed by directions on how to get there and tips on where to stop to stock up with supplies. The 2 bedroom deck residence was absolutely immaculate and was fully equipped with everything we needed as well as...

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Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

Such a great place to stay! Beautifully clean rooms with everything you need and in a great position. The staff are lovely and the service is great! This is the nicest place I have stayed at in a while. I'll defiantly be coming back here very soon! :)

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Thank asialover99
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Fantastic place to stay within close driving distance to Port Arthur. Owners were lovely and friendly without being invasive. Lovely welcome sign at front of our little studio unit. We stayed in Skippers unit. There is only 3 units there so niice and quiet. Great value for money.Was immaculately kept,comfortable and perfectly clean. Lovely gardens surround the accommodation with fruit...

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Thank Kumbasari
Melbourne
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

Amazingly clean rooms with everything you need. Bed was very comfy and we had a good nights sleep. Close to port Arthur historic sight so we did the ghost tour then went back to the sight easily the next day. We arrived late so there was a sign outside with my name for us to find our room easier.

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Thank cireycul
Adelaide
Reviewed 3 April 2015

We really loved this place. When we arrived there was a lovely sign welcoming us and pointing us to our unit. The unit was so clean, comfortable and well equipped. The owners were lovely people, very friendly and helpful, and obviously take great pride and care in making sure everything is perfect - and it was! The unit was located...

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Thank Pasqualie
Reviewed 15 March 2015

We spent one night in Skippers, the self contained unit for a couple. It was well appointed (including an outside barbecue) and very clean. As well, the easy access to the Bay and the gardens (fruit trees, shrubs and flowers) surrounding the units contributed to making this a most enjoyable, brief stay. The owners sent a text the day the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Abs by the Bay provides contemporary apartment accommodation set in attractive gardens with access to waterfront of Little Norfolk Bay on the Tasman Peninsula just 10 minutes from Port Arthur. Choose from spacious one or two bedroom apartments each with their own fully equipped kitchen, modern bathroom and outdoor barbeque area, or a one bedroom studio suite with tea/coffee making facilities. With its modern style, convenient location and affordable rates, Abs by the Bay is an ideal choice for both business and leisure travellers to just relax, unwind and enjoy what the region has to offer, it is a popular tourist destination, renown for its sheltered rainforests, unspoilt natural beauty, spectacular scenery of rugged ocean cliffs, surf beaches, wildlife, adventure and heritage of the past and present. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abs by the Bay

Address: 5730 Arthur Highway, Taranna, Tasmania 7180, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Taranna
Price Range: $109 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Abs by the Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“small and quaint - ground beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles huntar, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“"The Deck" was very roomy and quiet, but I think they are all equally good. You can't go wrong!”
 of 5 bubbles Adventurista_12, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
“skippers unit perfect little unit for couple only. Larger units available for larger family or group.”
 of 5 bubbles Kumbasari, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The DECK is the best cottage in term of view”
 of 5 bubbles JLIM123, 10 Dec 2014 | Read review
“From what I could see, they're all great! :-)”
 of 5 bubbles Ambling_Em, 21 Oct 2013 | Read review
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