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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Waterfront luxury, great views of Stanley harbour. The rooms are awesome, better than a lot of 5 star so called big named hotels, a lot a thought went into renovating this place with guests needs in mind. Your hosts are present when breakfast is served and they will make you a great coffee not to mention the all the wonderful...

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1Thank Bernie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice accommodation with nice rooms. Our room had a great view across the bay. The bathroom is quite big with a shower for two people. The room itself has a normal size. All is clean and seems to be quite new.

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1Thank Swissvoyage
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We 'stumbled' upon The Ark on a recent trip to Tasmania's beautiful north-west. We were in luck - the Admiral Room was available. This place is to die for - views from the room overlooking the bay. A lovely little place to sit on the verandah out front - to take in the sunset over a glass of wine. The...

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1Thank sss72
Ringtail Creek, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This place had such good reviews that we couldn't wait to visit, but unfortunately we were disappointed. The location of this quaint old house is right on the main road. There were cars and the occasional truck going past late into the night and then again in the very early morning, so it was not the quiet peaceful rest that...

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2Thank sharonwY6625ZR
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

On a recent trip to Tassie we stayed at The Ark Stanley. What a wonderful place to stay! The Admiral Room is immaculate and no detail had been overlooked. Decor is fitting to the theme and design of the room. This room has its own lounge room, ensuite and breathtaking views over the bay. There is also a balcony to...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is a beautiful property, centrally located in Stanley with stunning views also. The Admiral Suite was a good size, with a balcony from which to take in the beautiful sunsets. The Ark is recently renovated, with excellent resources, very clean and comfortable.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Wow, this place is really something special! We were lucky enough to rent the Admiral's room. We had sweeping views over the bay, both in the good weather and the bad, a cute little outdoor patio with views up the Nut, a gorgeous, modern bathroom, a very comfortable bed, and a fantastic living area, with a big TV and a...

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Thank MechTeach
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

This is the most beautiful accommodation. Everything clean, luxurious and comfortable. Hosts warm, welcoming and so helpful. All facilities available. Views magnificent. Perfect location - close to everything! I had the best two sleeps I've had in years! Thank you Rhonda and Christer!

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Thank Louise I
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I'm siiting here writing a review looking out of the window, from our suite, watching the tide roll in. Rhonda and Chris (the owners) personally greeted us on our arrival with a warm, friendly welcome. They have done an amazing reno of the guesthouse, their taste of style, decor, use of space and room inclusions have been well thought of,...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We stayed 1 night at the Ark during our Tasmania holiday. The place was beautifully renovated by the owners who left their jobs in Melbourne to run the B&B because they fell in love with Stanley after a visit. They understand totally what travellers look for in a place to stay - cleanliness, comfort, full amenities... The room was stylishly...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Guest House The Ark Stanley is situated in Stanley Tasmania, a restored period residence, positioned directly opposite Tatlow’s Beach and at the base of the plug of an extinct volcano standing approximately 150 metres high, known as The Nut. Our location takes in sweeping views across Sawyers Bay, and of course upward to the impressive and towering Nut. The Circular Head area, and the township of Stanley in particular, is a much-loved tourist destination and has something for all, be they adventurer, explorer, naturalist, historian, fisherman, romantic or holidaymaker. The residence has recently been tastefully restored, renovated and enhanced. With an eclectic decor, paying homage to yesteryear and planning for the future, an outstanding home has been created which is proudly offered for guest accommodation. We look forward to making your stay enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ark Stanley

Address: 18 Wharf Rd, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Stanley
Price Range: €126 - €196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Ark Stanley 4.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The Admiral room.... but I don't want to tell you that - I want it for myself!!”
 of 5 bubbles sss72, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request a room away from the main road”
 of 5 bubbles sharonwY6625ZR, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Admiral Suite will offer the best space”
  • Admiral Suite room with a view
  • Admiral Suite lounge
  • Sunset from Admiral Suite balcony
  • View from the Admiral Suite balcony to the Nut
  • Admiral Suite bedroom
  • Admiral Suite - dining
 of 5 bubbles Kleinewurstsemmel, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have waters views!”
 of 5 bubbles jackngail08, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Belvedere suite is largest and faces the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles YFrancis, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
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