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4.9 out of 5

"Great location, fantastic facilities. " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 01 Nov 2022

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Penguin awaits you at Penguin Waterfront Escape. You'll be steps from Penguin Tourist Information Centre and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Mount Montgomery State Reserve.

Each apartment is soundproofed and features free WiFi, a dining area, and a sitting area. A refrigerator and a microwave make in-room dining convenient. A flat-screen TV, a coffee/tea maker, and a hair dryer are also available. Housekeeping is not available.

This beach apartment building offers a private beach, free WiFi in public areas, and a terrace. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a garden, and barbecue grills. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$220* Per night/room 2 Dec. - 3 Dec.

Deluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Penguin Waterfront Escape ratings based on 47 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.9 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Penguin Waterfront Escape

Everyone (24) Couples (4) Family (12)
5 out of 5
Great location, fantastic facilities.

Posted by on 1 Nov. 2022

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5 out of 5
We loved staying here, it was very comfortable, clean, and in a great location! Wonderful stay, we would stay here again for sure!

Posted by on 5 Oct. 2022

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5 out of 5
Very clean and modern property. We would definately stay again if back in Tasmania

Posted by on 16 Sep. 2022

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5 out of 5
Beautiful apartment in lovely location.

Posted by on 3 Aug. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

3 Aug. 2022 by Burton

Thanks Glenda so glad you enjoyed your stay

5 out of 5
Absolutely loved Penguin waterfront escape, unfortunately we were only there for one night as it would be a fantastic spot for a longer stay. Great views close to everything, the unit was comfortable and I loved the decor, style and location.

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 Apr. 2022 by Burton

Thankyou Ingrid so glad you enjoyed your stay and thankyou for leaving it so clean

5 out of 5
Delightful decor, directly opposite the water. Charming.

Posted by on 14 Mar. 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Mar. 2022

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5 out of 5
Spacious and clean. Easy checkin

Posted by on 10 Feb. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Feb. 2022 by Burton

Thankyou Ashley so glad you enjoyed your stay Libby

5 out of 5

Posted by on 31 Dec. 2021

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5 out of 5
Amazing position and views very modern and clean . Owners next door and very helpful with dining snd shopping

Posted by on 19 Dec. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Dec. 2021 by Burton

So glad you enjoyed your stay

About the Penguin Waterfront Escape

Location 68a Main Street, Penguin, TAS 7316

Property Features

A private beach is featured. Penguin Waterfront Escape offers its guests a terrace, barbecue grills, and a garden. WiFi is free in public spaces. The luxury Penguin Waterfront Escape also features a picnic area, laundry facilities, and a convenience store. Free self parking is available. This 4.5-star Penguin apartment is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 2 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2012
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Train station: Penguin Station (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Penguin Waterfront Escape offers 2 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations offer separate dining areas. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries.

  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

This property does not have a front desk. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.


  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Private entrance
  • Smoke detector
  • Security system
  • Property is not cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are not cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in

Hotel Names

  • Penguin Waterfront Escape Apartment
  • Waterfront Escape Apartment
  • Penguin Waterfront Escape
  • Waterfront Escape
  • Penguin Waterfront Escape Tasmania
  • Penguin Waterfront Escape Penguin
  • Penguin Waterfront Escape Apartment
  • Penguin Waterfront Escape Apartment Penguin
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.