This 1898 mansion has four ensuite queen-sized guest rooms upstairs, a ground floor self-contained apartment sleeping up to four adults or two adults and three children. “Penghana” is a National Trust property with stunning elevated views overlooking Queenstown.
Its offers elegant decor, a tranquil environment, two guest lounges, a recreational room as well as great outdoor space. You certainly won’t feel you need to stay in your room! The house has very comfortable beds and guests staying in the main house are treated to a silver service hot breakfast. Occupants of the self-contained apartment cater for themselves and have access to the recreational facilities and gardens.
Penghana is ideally situated for tourists and travellers wanting to experience the iconic Wilderness Railway, which leaves from the bottom of the hill, literally 2 minutes away.
Penghana is two hours from Burnie and Cradle Mountain, 45 minutes from Strahan and four hours from Hobart. So an ideal spot to unpack once and explore the nature and history of this stunning west coast area of Tasmania and partake of numerous award winning tourism experiences. Guests become absorbed in the house’s rich history, photographic displays, a host of treasures it offers.
Disabled AssistanceDisabled access available
MembershipNational Trust Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
AccreditationAustralian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business National Trust
The “Studio”, Penghana’s budget accommodation option is at the rear of, and separate to, the main house. this 17 sq m space has been cleverly configured to be fully self-contained without being cramped. There are other indoor/outdoor spaces for your use which will be highlighted when you arrive, because at Penghana B&B we personally welcome all our guests.
Ideally suits one guest or is a cosy private pad for a couple. It comes air conditioning, comfortable DOUBLE bed, well-appointed kitchenette, ensuite, TV, great WiFi . Breakfast supplies available onsite at small additional cost.
Hanna’s Place is family-friendly, ground floor accommodation, at the rear of and separate to the main house. Suits 4 adults OR 2 adults and up to 3 children.
The apartment is well-appointed with its own separate entrance, undercover parking, open plan kitchen/dining/living space, laundry facility, good water pressure, heating (in the open plan area) and Flat screen TV with Netflix. 2 bedrooms: 1 x Queen and 1 x 2 King Singles ), lounge sofa bed provides for 3rd child. The bathroom has easy access, shower and separate toilet.
The kitchenette comes with a full-size fridge, benchtop stove, microwave, rice cooker and more, a shower stool and raised toilet seat for guests unable to navigate Penghana’s 24 stairs and portable cot/highchair for the very young. Electric blankets, micro flannel sheets, wool doonas, plenty of towels and bathrobes are standard too.
No spectacular view, but peace and quietness and no road traffic noise is your bonus.
Breakfast supplies available at a small additional cost.
Garden, BBQ facilities, recreational room, licensed bar and formal lounge available too.
Because of its Heritage status, there is no complete disability/wheelchair access but suitable if guest/s can negotiate ‘two only’ steps.Alarm Clock Blankets Children's High Chair Dining Area Dryer Electric Blankets Flat-screen TV Full Kitchen Hairdryer Heating Kettle Kitchenware Linen supplied Lounge/Dining Area Microwave Oven Private Bathroom Refrigerator Shower Stove Top Tea/Coffee making facilities Toaster Washing Machine Wi-Fi Internet Access
The Owen is Penghana’s sought after suite because of its breaktaking uninterrupted veiws and is known as the accommodation of choice for many visiting 21st century VIPS. It features a comfortable queen bed, sitting area, separate dressing room, ensuite and in-room silverservice tea/coffee facilities. There is a large desk ideal for corporate clients or catching up on your emails. You will also enjoy complimentary port, and lots of creature comforts to make your stay special. From your hilltop position you’ll enjoy amazing summer sunset colours and in winter snow caps while watch the comings and goings of the Queenstown’s township.Alarm Clock Blankets Desk Electric Blankets Flat-screen TV Hairdryer Heating Internet Access Kettle Linen supplied Private Bathroom Refrigerator Shower Tea/Coffee making facilities Television Wi-Fi Internet Access
A mix of tradition with a modern twist, this spacious queen size en-suited room decorated in black/white has a walk in wardrobe and a newly renovated bathroom complete with shower over the bath. A table suitable for working or just catching with emails is provided. Guests have access to 2 sittings rooms one of which is shared with only 2 other rooms, as is the kitchenette with full sized fridge, microwave and award winning coffee, a wide selection of teas and complimentary homemade cake for afternoon tea.Bath Blankets Electric Blankets Hairdryer Heating Linen supplied Refrigerator Shower Tea/Coffee making facilities
The smallest of our upstairs rooms at 15.2 sq m plus compact en-suite, is room ideally suited to single/business travellers or a couple NOT looking for a suite. Complete with laptop friendly sized table and chair, it is airy, quiet and stylishly decorated. You can sit and relax in a choice 2 downstairs guest spaces, licensed bar and have garden access to enjoy the views over the township.
You also have access to a communal kitchenette with full sized fridge, microwave, award winning coffee, wide tea selection and homemade cake daily for afternoon tea and a sitting room shared only by 2 other spaces.
The Lyell is a quiet and tranquil first-floor room with two x queen beds and compact ensuite. It can accommodate a third person when two people share one queen bed.
There are 2 spacious guest lounges (one with complimentary Netflix) a recreational room with licensed bar, access to the garden, as well as a communal kitchenette (shared only by 2 other guest rooms) complete with full size fridge, microwave award winning coffe and wide tea selection.
$80 is for one person in the budget self contained studio. Whereas $340 gives guests a spacious upstairs ensuite room private sitting room, silver service tea/coffee making facilities, lots on 5 star creature comforts and includes a hot breakfast in our downstairs formal dining room.
Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 10:00 am