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Hotel Description

At this cottage, you'll be 11.7 km (7.3 mi) from Hastings Caves and Thermal Springs. Highlights at this property include a kitchen and a fireplace.

This smoke-free property offers a terrace, a garden and barbecues. Other amenities include a picnic area and express check-in. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 20-minute drive of this 3-star Southport property include Hastings Caves State Reserve and St. Imre Vineyard.

The Shackeau

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

The Shackeau ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Shackeau

Family (1)
5 out of 5
The stunning location & remoteness of being at the bottom of Tasmania.

Posted by on 25 Sep. 2019

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Property Features

The Shackeau offers its guests a terrace, a BBQ, and a garden. The Shackeau also features a picnic area and express check-in. The front desk is open around the clock. Self parking is free. This 3-star Southport cottage is smoke free.

  • Express check-in
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave


Free self parking , Free parking nearby


  • Airport: Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.) (116.8 km / 72.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Guest accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and minibars. Accommodation at this 3-star cottage has kitchens with fridges and microwaves.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Fireplace
  • Minibar
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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


  • 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 are 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out fee: AUD 40 (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Essentially Tas Southport House
  • Shackeau House Southport
  • Essentially Tas
  • Shackeau House
  • Shackeau Southport
  • Shackeau
  • The Shackeau Cottage
  • The Shackeau Southport
  • The Shackeau Cottage Southport
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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.