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The Madsen Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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Bar/Lounge
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the top front room (closest to road but with views of the ocean) overnight. Lovely (small but practical) room. Very clean. Simple but nice breakfast to have with the Penguin beach view. Great location. Lovely owners.

Thank Kate D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Madsen for only one night, unfortunately. We were warmly welcomed by Nanda who was looking after the place with her sister for their brother. Nanda had travelled from Canada and her sister France to help out. The service...More

Thank JRBtraveller1976
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Spent a comfortable night here having received a warm welcome from Phil who also provided us with food recommendations. We chose the Tapas place - which was made even more enjoyable by the train passing only metres from where we were eating! Room was clean...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed April 2, 2018

We booked a 1 night stay....good choice. Right in the middle of the Penguin beachfront, with parking out front & all local sights within easy walking distance. Perfect B&B experience. If you are doing a Tassie road trip or looking for a weekend spot, this...More

Thank TerryPaula
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I recently stayed at the Madsen whilst visiting relatives in Penguin and found it to be very well appointed .. the upstairs suite had stunning views with own veranda .. right across from the beach .. it was very modern and tastefully...More

Thank Ingrid C
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$98 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Aaron L
September 29, 2016|
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Response from themadsenpenguin | Property representative |
Hello Aaron Three of our rooms have spas: The Penthouse, the Beachfront Spa Suite, and the Executive Spa Room (the latter is for one person). regards
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catjjacks
June 27, 2016|
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Response from Heath71Hampton | Reviewed this property |
Hi Crystal If you are visiting Tasmania (which I'd highly recommend), then the best way to see it is with a hire car. Tassie roads are quiet and signposting good. A hire car will give you the freedom to see some of the... More
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Hollie-Shane
May 30, 2015|
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Response from themadsenpenguin | Property representative |
We do have off-street parking, although it is hardly used because of the narrow driveway and tight spaces, but it has been used on occasion. Also we have an agreement with the CBA Bank next door to use their parking after... More
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"If you can't access Madsen guest WiFi from room, Commonwealth Bank has a free Wifi that you can get onto."
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"I think there is a room on the ground floor - if you have health issues go for it"
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"If you are able to book far enough in advance, you wont be disappointed by either the Penthouse or the other..."
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"The waterview room or the penthouse suite overlooks the Strait"
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