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The Duck House

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second stay at The Duck House and definitely not disappointed. The presentation of the house is amazing, it is meticulously clean and comfortable (particularly the central heating)! The breakfast provisions are more than adequate and it is great that it's all local produce. Overall an absolute pleasure - we will be back!

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Many thanks for the lovely review. We'll look forward to seeing you again. Best wishes, Lynne

Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed a night here with friends. Everything was 5 star. Hosts were very friendly and provided lovely provisions for breakfast. The house was welcoming and cosy and included a vegetable and fruit garden which is available for guests. The hosts own 3 adjoining federation style properties. We were lucky to have Titch(?) show us them all. They are all charmingly...

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for these comments. We are always happy when guests find our homes interesting, welcoming and comfortable.

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

A must visit! With charming decor, incredible hosts and a lovely veggie garden where you can pick herbs and produce this B&B is a wonderful experience. It is located a short walk to the beach and centre of town and is equipped with everything you could possibly need. An 11/10!

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Dear Simon Thank-you for the lovely review. It is much appreciated. Hope to see you again next time you are on the North West Coast. Best wishes Lynne and Tich

Reviewed 2 March 2017

The Duck House we stayed in is a bed and breakfast, 2 bedroomed, detached house within eady walking distance of Burnie proper. (Next door is a 3 bedroomed B & B.) The house dates back to early 1900s and have been restored to their original glory, albeit with some 21st century mod cons. The well equipped kitchen also came with...

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Dear Sandra Thank-you for the lovely review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay. One of the joys of running a little B&B such as ours is that you get to meet many really lovely people and have your faith in human nature restored. Best wishes Lynne and Tich

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This place is amazing. The hosts are extremely accommodating and friendly. The house is clean, the decor is fantastic and the facilities are superb. The provided breakfast is the best I have ever come across in accommodation of this type. From cereals and sour dough to smokey bacon and eggs. Herbs and veges are available from the gardens as well....

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Dear Linette Thank you for the lovely review. It is very much appreciated. Hope to see you again some other time when you come to the North West Coast of Tassie. Best wishes Lynne The Duck House

Covington, Kentucky
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This is an extraordinary home, Mrs. Philpotts. Everything was top notch. The breakfast was the very best, the baths and beds very comfortable, we could have stayed longer. It was perfect for the four of us and our hosts were very helpful with suggestions and directions. I would highly recommend staying here.

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Dear Ann Thank you very much for your lovely review. It is much appreciated. Cheers Lynne and Tich The Duck House

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We (two couples) stayed in Mrs Philpotts for one night. I wish we had stayed longer. The home was lovely and close to everything we wanted to see. The owners were very nice, friendly and extremely helpful. Beds were comfortable. Breakfast was excellent. I would recommend this place to anyone visiting Burnie.

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016

A lovely home, well restored and very cosy. Lovely breakfast provided and plenty of condiments, jams, etc. Very comfortable beds. Good location, close to Burnie city, etc. Very friendly hosts. Sweet shared back garden.

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Thank-you very much for your lovely review. It is much appreciated. Hopefully we will see you again next time you are in Burnie. Cheers Lynne

Tasmania
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I used to travel a lot to Burnie for work and had reason to come back in a new job. I booked in to the Duck House and was happy to find nothing had changed. The Duck House is actually 3 cottages on the same block - Duck House, Mrs Phillpotts and Amelia's. This time I stayed in Amelia's for...

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Y3425XLmichaelf, Owner at The Duck House, responded to this review

Thank-you for your lovely review. Hopefully we will see you again next time you are in Burnie. Best wishes Lynne and Tich

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I stayed in Amelia's Cottage with a friend for four nights between 13/10/16 & 17/10/16. The cottage is self contained and boasts every comfort and amenity and is excellent value for money. It is located within easy walking distance to the shopping centre, cafes and restaurants and Burnie is a great base from which to explore the north west coast...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 3 Duck House B and B cottages are fully self- contained and within easy walking distance of the beach and the penguin viewing area, Burnie CBD and restaurants. There are private gardens with herbs and vegetables for you to harvest and enjoy. A "Multi Award Winning" establishment, the three B and B cottages have won "Best Accommodation in Burnie" for 2008, 2009 and 2010. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Duck House

Address: 26 Queen St, Burnie, Tasmania 7320, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Burnie
Price Range: ₹ 6,794 - ₹ 7,758 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Duck House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The Duck House is a whole HOUSE - excellent!”
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“Any room in Amelia's house is good. Spacious and quiet.”
Louiedafly, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Wonderful family accommodation with 3 beautiful bedrooms to choose from, a queen brass bed, a double brass bed & 2 single beds”
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