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    Abs by the Bay

    5730 Arthur Hwy, Taranna, Tasmania 7180, Australia
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    • Excellent76%
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    1 - 5 of 89 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Arrived in Taranna without a booking and were offered a very warm welcome and a lovely chalet that was clean, comfortable and cosy. Immaculate and quaint gardens. Thanks Lyn and Brent for allowing us to stay at your property.

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    Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

    We spent 2 nights at Abs by the Bay and loved it! We were welcomed by the managers when we arrived but that was the last we saw of them. This made it lovely and personal but very private as well. The room was spacious...More

    Thank Sallbag
    Response from Absbythebay2014, Owner at Abs by the BayResponded 30 October 2017

    Thankyou for staying with us We are glad you enjoyed the privacy and yes we take pride in keeping the units spotless. We hope to see you again :) Rgds

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    The first thing we noticed was the warm, welcoming and personal service. Lyn & Brent welcomed us like old friends and immediately we felt a sense of home. The accommodation was charming and cosy with everything we needed. The bed was comfy and the heater...More

    Thank Renee D
    Response from Absbythebay2014, Owner at Abs by the BayResponded 16 September 2017

    Hi Renee, Thankyou for staying with us and we are glad you enjoyed yourselves for the short visit. We hope to be able to welcome you again to our little part of paradise :) Rgds

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    Stayed in the one bedroom apartment which was very clean, well furnished and very comfortable. Well away from the road and in lovely gardens with short walk down to the shore. Welcoming hosts made me feel at home. Certainly offers very good value compared to...More

    Thank Bruce W
    Response from Absbythebay2014, Owner at Abs by the BayResponded 16 September 2017

    Hi Bruce Many thanks for staying with us and we are glad you got to see the beauty of this area We hope to welcome you again sometime Rgds

    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    We stayed with in the 2 bed apartment called “The Deck” for 5 nights. It was very clean and we had all we needed to cook in the little kitchen. The price is appropriate for the location and space offered. The beds were comfortable and...More

    Thank Rita K K
    Response from Absbythebay2014, Owner at Abs by the BayResponded 1 June 2017

    Hi Rita Many thanks for staying with us, and we are glad you enjoyed your time with us :) Rgds

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    • Beachfront
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    • US$84 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "small and quaint - ground beautiful"
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    ""The Deck" was very roomy and quiet, but I think they are all equally good. You can't go wrong!"
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    "skippers unit perfect little unit for couple only. Larger units available for larger family or group."
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    "The DECK is the best cottage in term of view"
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