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Penghana Bed and Breakfast

Stately home used as B&B with 4 ensuite rooms and 2 self contained  apartments
Staircase to upstairs ensuite rooms
Main house
Downstairs craftmanship
a light breakfast at Penghana
This 1898 National Trust mansion has stunning views overlooking Queenstown and four ensuite queen-size guest rooms upstairs. Penghana includes a silver service breakfast, elegant decor, a tranquil environment, two guest lounges as well a great outdoor space. You certainly won't feel you need to stay in your room! There is also a 2 bedroom apartment with a carport, spacious living area, great kitchen facilities (sleeps up to four adults plus a bedsit/studio ideal for one to two adults. Both spaces are self-contained and self-catering. Penghana is ideally situated to the iconic Wilderness Railway (literally two minutes away), King River Rafting, Mountain Biking and River Cruises in Strahan (45-minute drive). For walkers and hikers, there are numerous tracks and destinations to explore the history and nature of this stunning West Coast area. If you prefer a more passive experience, there are several two to three-hour wilderness tours in the comfort of a four wheel drive with amazing tour guides. Guests who love history can easily become absorbed in the house's rich story, photographic displays, a host of treasures it offers as well as visiting two museums. Penghana is an ideal spot to unpack once and do it all, as you are only just on two hours from Cradle Mountain and Corrina for a day trip.

Baggage Holding Room




Communal Kitchen

Communal Lounge

Communal Refrigerator

Conference/Function Facilities


Non Smoking

Outdoor Furniture

Tour Desk

Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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The "Studio/bedsit" is 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. Guests have access to other indoor/outdoor spaces during their stay, which are highlighted when you arrive, because at Penghana B&B we personally welcome all our guests. The Studio/Bedsit suits one guest,or is a cosy private pad for a couple. It comes air conditioning, comfortable queen bed, well-appointed kitchenette, ensuite, TV, great WiFi . Breakfast supplies available onsite at small additional cost.

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Self Contained, Self Catering Apartment - Hanna's Place

2 bedroom ground floor accommodation, at the rear of and separate to the main house, accommodating up to 4 adults who just prefer to be totally independent. It is not suitable for children under 18 years but ideal for persons unable to navigate 24 stairs to Penghana's ensuite rooms. The space is well-appointed with its own separate entrance, undercover parking, open plan kitchen/dining/living space, laundry facility, good water pressure, heating, Flat screen TV with Netflix. and 2 bedrooms (1 room x Queen and 1other with 2 King Singles). One only bathroom with an easy access shower but separate toilet. A shower stool and raised toilet seat are also available for guests. A great supply of bath towels and freshly laundered bathrobes are standard too. The kitchenette is fitted out with a full-size fridge, benchtop stove/airfryer, hot plates, microwave, rice cooker and more. No spectacular view, but peace and quietness and no road traffic noise is your bonus. Guests have access to Garden, BBQ facilities as well as the recreational room, licensed bar and formal lounge in the main house. Ability to manage 'two only' steps required for access. An adult only venue for persons over 18 years of age

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Owen Room

The Owen is Penghana's sought after suite because of its breathtaking uninterrupted views and is 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 silver service tea/coffee facilities. There is a large desk looking out to that amazing view which is ideal for corporate clients to work or catching up on your emails and social media. You will also enjoy complimentary port, and lots of creature comforts to make your stay special (extra towels, bathrobes, slippers, hot water bottle, extra pillows etc) 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. Not suitable for persons under age of 18 years

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A spacious queen size ensuite room (upstairs) with mix of tradition with a modern twist including a walk-in wardrobe, a newly renovated bathroom complete with shower over the bath. For bath lovers, there is bubbles and bath salts too. A table suitable for working or just catching with emails is provided. Two sizes of fluffy towels, bathrobes and a range of guest consumables provided. You have access to two sitting rooms one of which is shared with only one other guest room. You won't feel you need to stay in your room. There's even a complimentary port. There's a kitchenette too with full-sized fridge, microwave, toaster, platters, crockery for those take-away meals plus award-winning coffee, a wide selection of teas, hot chocolate, fresh milk and complimentary homemade cake. This room is suitable only for persons over 18 years of age

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Sedgwick Room

The smallest of our upstairs ensuite rooms (15.2 sq m plus compact en-suite), this room ideally suits solo/business travellers or a couple NOT looking for a suite - it is a typical motel size room. Complete with laptop friendly-sized table and chair, it is airy, quiet and stylishly decorated. Bathrobes, Netflix and more than one bath towel are standard at Penghana. There is a choice of two sittings rooms to sit and relax in, access to Penghana's licensed bar and weather permitting, a comfortable garden and chairs to enjoy the views over the township. You also have access to a kitchenette with full sized fridge, microwave award-winning coffee, wide tea selection, hot chocolate, fresh milk and cake shared only by one other room. Only suitable for persons over age of 18 years

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VIP Suite

This suite is upstairs in a separate wing of the house overlooking the township of Queenstown. It has accommodated policitians and international minging industry dignities over the past century and a quarter. The Suite offers a generously proportioned room with its own private bathroom and separate toilet. This light filled space has been fitted out qith quality period decor including queen bed, lounge area, desk silver service tea/coffee station, fridge and additional touches that recall its grand past as well as the many extra Penghana has become renowned for. An additional two guests can be accommodated in the adjacant queen bedroom, making it ideal for two couples, a couple and a single or two singles travelling together requiring separate rooms while sharing bathroom facilities. Tariff includes a home cooked, Australian/English style, silver service breakfast in the downstairs formal dining room daily, for each guest booked. Note: If you don't need both rooms, your privacy is assured as the second room will not be occupied.

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