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Scamander Beach Shack

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

This lovely little house (not shack) has absolutely everything you need or could possibly want. It has been renovated with modern furniture and facilities in every room. The bathroom is fabulous, a modern wet room, with one of those large shower heads which ensure a gentle and soothing shower. Vicki, the owner, is enthusiastic and friendly, and has stocked the...

Thank Robyn I
ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you so much Robyn! We can't tell you how much we love hearing that you have enjoyed your stay! Making sure that our guests are happy is our ultimate goal. Thank you once again for choosing to stay at Scamander Beach Shack and thank you for looking after the shack during your stay! :-)

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Once again we were amazed by our stay at our east coast retreat from the hustle and bustle of life. This place with great views has it all for a family to have a great holiday even if you land there through a very unseasonal stormy week in Jnauary. Back to basics of our childhood playing the many (and I...

Thank Al_from_Tas
ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you Al for the wonderful review!😀 We love it when you visit the shack...our barbeque has never looked cleaner! Positively sparkles!😁 We are looking forward to your family returning to the shack in October! See you all then!!!😀😀😀

Perth, WA
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Our family of four had a great time at the beach shack. We stayed 2 nights but would have liked another one. It was so clean and comfortable with everything you could need and more. Loved the view and enjoyed a barbie on the deck.My teenage boys spent hours in the 'shed' playing table tennis and pool. If we were...

Thank Donna_Perth
ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you Donna! So happy that your family had a relaxing stay at the shack! Really wonderful to see the boys enjoying the table tennis and pool table! Living locally, we try to provide privacy for our guests where we can so they can truly relax. We wish you and your family a very happy and healthy 2016 and beyond!...

Ingleburn, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Vikki is amazing if everyone could be like her what a fabulous place the world would be - great holiday unit overlooking the beach perfect location - we called and booked late in the day - Vikki went well out of her way to stock up on milk cereal coffee drinks & called local restaurants to let them know we...

Thank Faith S
ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you for such a humbling review Faith! It is really appreciated :-) x Our rewards come from reviews such as yours. It is a privilege to assist you in your travels. You are all part of the Scamander Beach Shack family so helping out comes with no effort at all! Thank you once again for choosing to stay at...

Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

We had a quick stay at the beach shack and really enjoyed it with our two teenage children. Although small the three bedrooms allowed us to have our own space. Although you can see the beach it is a probably a 10 minute walk. The shack was well appointed with towels, cutlery, glasses and cooking equipment and was clean and...

Thank Baulchy33
ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review! We are really happy that your family enjoyed their stopover at the shack! It is always heartwarming to receive such great feedback! Thank you for choosing to stay at Scamander Beach Shack! :-)

Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

The owner, Vicki made us welcome. A great place to kick start our holiday. Panoramic view of the ocean with lots of gadgets & games to entertain small & big kids. My family & I had a great time. Wish we could have stayed a little longer. Thank you Vicki

Thank Irene-989
ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a fantastic review! Absolutely love to know that that your family was happy and entertained during your stay. It is really important to us that families are having fun on their holidays! Thank you again for choosing to stay at Scamander Beach Shack! :-)

Wyee, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2015

What can I say.... Lots 😊 from the moment I read the previous reviews I knew this place was going to be exceptional. After we booked, we received an email from the owner outlining all the details of the property, attractions & handy hints, thank you Vicki. This property so well equiped that you don't need to bring anything except...

Thank Cindy A
Vicki S, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you Cindy for a simply amazing review! We absolutely loved that you enjoyed your stay at the shack and your time on east coast! We especially loved your travel updates and pictures that you generously posted during your stay! It reminds us of how lucky we are to live in such a naturally beautiful place! We think you are...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Really great place to stay.. very relaxing and the cottage is well equipped.. wish I had more time there.. it felt like a home away from home and looks onto the beach it doesn't get much better than that.

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ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope you can come back in the future! :-)

Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We really have no complaints at all about this little blue shack, it was a great place for us to stay while we went fishing and enjoyed the beach on the East Coast. The place was spotless and had all we would need, will most likely use again.

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ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review Brendan! We hope you had great fishing weekend with the boys and hopefully we will see you return to the little blue shack! :-)

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2015

The Scamander Beach Shack is a perfect getaway for families or couples. When we stayed it was just my partner and myself and we found the whole experience from the start of the booking process to the final product were above any perceived expectations!! And we went in with high expectations after reading other reviews. It really does feel like...

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ScamanderBeachShack, Owner at Scamander Beach Shack, responded to this review

Thank you Marty! We are humbled by your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at Scamander Beach Shack. Our aim is to make the shack feel like it is your home and it looks like we succeeded. The little extras we leave are simply an idea taken from my childhood where my Nan always had a...

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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tasmanian east coast accommodation, Scamander Beach Shack is located in a great position to explore the Bay of Fires and Freycinet Coast! Scamander Beach Shack is fully self-contained with uninterrupted views of the Scamander River mouth and surfing beach. An ideal cosy getaway for a couple, family, keen surfers or fisherpersons! Walk for miles along the white sandy beaches and take in the pristine blue-green crystal waters! Surf out the front at the Scamander River mouth or nearby Shelly Point. Catch a bream off the old Scamander bridge or try your luck at beach fishing! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scamander Beach Shack

Address: 130 Scamander Ave, Scamander, Tasmania 7215, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Scamander
Price Range: ₹ 6,697 - ₹ 7,516 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Scamander Beach Shack 3*
Number of rooms: 1
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“A maximum family of four will be very comfortable... and if you're with Telstra you'll have no trouble with service if you're taking your iPads or iPhones!”
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“It doesn't have a pool or fitness center, but the beach is right in front of you.”
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