1. Australia
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  3. Southern Tasmania
  4. Port Arthur
  5. #58796

Bay Retreat Port Arthur

House, Port Arthur

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 38 reviews

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Min 1 night stay

8 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
2 bathrooms



Due to the Stayz booking site inability to cater for the BAY RETREAT BEDROOM & BEDDING OPTIONS, all these details are requires before an accurate cost per night can be supplied. A booking will ONLY be ACCEPTED when these details have been supplied.

Further information on our website may be helpful.

Enjoy private,tranquil waterfront accommodation 3 minutes from the Port Arthur Historic Site.


There are 3 bedrooms, one queen, a second queen with optional single and twin singles with optional single trundle

Rates start from $179 per night for up to 4 people using TWO Bedrooms ONLY

Each additional person will incur a $35 per head charge per night.


Each bedroom will be deemed to be occupied by 2 persons and be charged accordingly.

The twin bedroom will always be deemed to be occupied by 2 persons at least and charged accordingly.

Each extra bed used etc. single in the queen bedroom, or trundle in the twin single bedroom will be charged at $35.00 extra per bed per night.


A booking for 4 people provides access to 2 bedrooms only per night.

Requiring access to a 3rd bedroom will be charged at $70.00 2 persons per night.

Access to the trundle bed in the twin single room and the single in queen room will be charged at $35.00 per bed per night.

NOTE Bedding will only be provided for nominated bedding options. see booking page

You will be allocated your own personal 5 number access code for the period of the booking. This will be emailed to your address with details and confirmation of your booking.

You will only be able to access the property from 2 pm on checking in on your day of arrival and check out is 10 am on the day of departure.

BAY RETREAT is NON SMOKING and NO pets are allowed, except for Guide Dogs.

It is a fully self contained retreat catering for couples and families. You only need to pack your clothes and food, everything else is provided


Full cooking facilities

Crockery, cutlery and glassware

Stove, refrigerator and microwave

toaster,kettle and sandwich toaster

Linen, towels,pillows and doonas

Electric blankets in winter

LCD television

DVD player and CD sound system

Air conditioner reverse cycle

Clock radios and bedside lights in all bedrooms

2 Bathrooms, upstairs and down one with bath


Washing machine and dryer

Iron and ironing board

Floor standard reading light

Picnic basket

Outdoor setting paved seating area

Barbecue in the courtyard area

Phone local calls only

All tank water is filtered and suitable to drink

The toilets are on a Septic system and no SANITARY products or OTHER FOREIGN MATERIAL are to be flushed down the toilets.


Down stairs, shower, toilet and basin.

Upstairs Bath with shower over bath, toilet and vanity.

Outdoor table and seating,courtyard with 4 burner gas barbeque.




Maree said:

We had a very relaxing 3 night stay in January 2014. It was so private and peaceful staying in such a lovely bush setting, yet so close to the water. It was great being able to see across the bay to the Dockyards at the Port Arthur Historic Site and the Isle of the Dead. The facilities were excellent and we especially appreciated the spacious layout and having a second bathroom/toilet. We have no hesitation in highly recommending the Bay Retreat as a well-located and comfortable accommodation facility on the Tasman Peninsula.

Lindy said:

Our extended family stayed, unfortunately, for only 1 night at this sparkling clean and impressively well-appointed property. Very private but in a great position to access all the tourist spots on the Tasman Peninsula. Would definitely recommend

Bob & Joy said:

Comfortable and clean and tidy. Ideal home stay for a day or more and close to Port Arthur. Our two teenaged grandchildren from Queensland thought the accommodation was “wicked”.

Peter said:

Our family of 4 stayed overnight in September and loved the house, and the close proximity to Port Arthur and surrounds. Found it good value and could have stayed longer.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Child's high chair Children welcome Clothes dryer Dishes and utensils DVD player Hair dryer Heating Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Parking Refrigerator Stereo Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Washing machine
Bay Retreat Port Arthur is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 38.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great house & location We spent 3 nights here and really enjoyed it, great house all we required and conveniently close to the historic site at Port Arthur. Would have no hesitation in recommending this house to someone
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Property Close to Historic Site We stayed for 3 nights at this property with our two grand daughters aged 9 and 5 years.It was an excellent stay. The property is well secured, quiet, clean and very close to the Port Arthur Historic Site. One of our grand daughters has a broken arm and the provision of both a separate shower and a bath tub made personal bathing so much easier for her. The washing machine and dryer are high quality appliances and much appreciated. The house was warm and comfortable. We highly recommend the property.
Date published: 2016-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous hideaway We spent a lovely night at Bay Retreat, but unfortunately it was too short … we arrived late and left early, so didn't have time to enjoy the bay. Everything was great. We would suggest a few staples in the kitchen though -- given that there are no stores nearby. The milk in the fridge was pas the 'best before' date. And there were no tea towels. Other than that, everything was perfect.
Date published: 2016-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent - Property & Location for Port Arthur We enjoyed our stay, would have been good to have a little longer. Nice quiet location, but still very close to Port Arthur. We were a group of 4 adults, found the appliances, spaciousness & comfort very good. Cleanliness also excellent. Arrangements for entry were trouble free.
Date published: 2016-04-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fabulous location We had a great stay at Bay Retreat though would have liked an extra couple of days. Right on the water with easy access for boats, canoes an water activities. The amenities at the house good and had everything we needed to make our stay enjoyable. Kitchen well equipped and spotlessly presented which is a must for a good cook. We recommend at least 3 days to explore the area and enjoy the surroundings...a week would be even better
Date published: 2016-03-11
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Prices listed based on 4 adults. Property has 6 beds and can sleep a maximum 8 people.


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