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We do not accept reservations made through platforms like Booking.com or Expedia. These platforms typically charge a substantial 15% commission, which is directed overseas and contributes to higher overall costs. Instead, we offer a more equitable pricing structure and are delighted to extend additional cost savings for extended stays.

Limited offer.

Half-price accommodation.

Available August 1st to October 31st 2023.

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for all the details.

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ABOUT
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Queenstown Heritage Accommodation

Mt Lyell Anchorage, Queenstown Tasmania’s finest self-contained accommodation is a great place to relax after a long day exploring the countryside on your way to Tasmania’s Western Wilderness.

Comfort and style with a homely feel. Gorgeous bespoke bathrooms, comfortable beds, a stylish mix of period and new furniture, quality inclusions, kitchen garden and friendly hosts available to assist in making your time in Queenstown pleasant and memorable.

Situated in the centre of town, close to;

  • The Paragon Theatre 

  • RoamWild Tasmania tours & MTB Shuttles 

  • King River Rafting 

  • West Coast Wilderness Railway 

  • Galley Museum 

  • Cafes, hotels, supermarkets, and all town facilities.

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West Coast Tasmania

Driving around Tasmania can take much longer than you might think. There is so much to tempt you to stop along the way but be aware that our roads can be long and winding through stunning mountainous terrain. Check out this MAP for actual driving times between towns and please remember to watch out for native animals on the roads, especially at night.

ROOMS

Anchorage Accommodation

It's the little things that make your stay at Mt Lyell Anchorage so comfortable. Like large walk-in showers, heated towel rails, bathrobes, quiet panel heating, well equipped kitchens and free Wifi to keep in touch with friends and family.  The main house "Anchorage" has 4 Queen rooms and  1 suite, each with a private bathroom suitable for adults only.

For families, our self-contained cottages provide everything you need. If you are travelling alone please contact us for single rates.

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Anchorage Main House Accommodation

Myrtle Suite

Our new Myrtle Suite is the largest room in the main house. Perfect for a longer stay in absolute comfort.

Features;

  • Fully equipped kitchen including a dishwasher and dining setting.

  • New shower ensuite featuring gorgeous local Myrtle timber.

  • Original victorian era decor with pressed tin ceilings.

  • Queen bed.

  • Heated towel rails, electric blankets.

  • TV and free Wifi. 

 

$200 per night for 2 guests. 

Planning to stay more than 2 nights?

Contact us direct for cheaper rates for longer stays.

Not suitable for children under 14.

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Huon Room

Spoil yourself in this huge room at the front of the main house.

Features:

  • Lovely bay window with comfortable seating. 

  • Wonderfully preserved Victorian pressed tin ceilings.

  • Queen Bed.

  • A table for two, toaster & kettle and a small quiet fridge.

  • A large luxurious en-suite bathroom with walk-in double showers and separate large deep bath.

  • Heated towel rails and electric panel heating.

  • Featuring local Huon Pine timber.

  • TV & free Wifi.

  • A beautiful space to relax in absolute comfort. 

 

$190 per night for 2 guests. 

Planning to stay more than 2 nights?

Contact us direct for cheaper rates for longer stays.

Not suitable for children under 14.

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Sassafras Room

This large room is at the front of the main house.

Features:

  • Beautiful en-suite shower room featuring local Sassafras timber with large walk-in double shower.

  • Queen Bed.

  • Preserved Victorian decor with Wunderlich tin ceilings.

  • Electric panel heating, heated towel rail and electric blanket.

  • Toaster, kettle and small quiet fridge.

  • Crockery & cutlery.

  • TV and free Wifi 

$180 per night for 2 guests. 

Planning to stay more than 2 night?

Contact us direct for cheaper rates for longer stays.

Not suitable for children under 14.

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King Billy Room

This medium sized room in the centre of the main house.

Features:

  • Beautiful en-suite shower room featuring local King Billy Pine timber with large walk-in double shower.

  • Queen Bed.

  • Preserved original Wunderlich ceilings.

  • Electric panel heating, heated towel rail and electric blanket.

  • Toaster, kettle and access to a small fridge.

  • Crockery & cutlery.

$180 per night for 2 guests. 

Planning to stay more than 2 nights?

Contact us direct for cheaper rates for longer stays.

Not suitable for children under 14.

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Blackwood Room

This medium sized room at the rear of the main house.

Features:

  • Beautiful en-suite shower room featuring local Blackwood timber with large walk-in shower.

  • Queen Bed.

  • Electric panel heating, heated towel rail and electric blanket.

  • Toaster, kettle and access to a small fridge.

  • Crockery & cutlery.

$180 per night for 2 guests. 

Planning to stay more than 2 nights?

Contact us direct for cheaper rates for longer stays.

Not suitable for children under 14.

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Anchorage Cottage Accommodation

Waratah Cottage

This fully self-contained cottage sits next to the main house.

Features;

  • 1st bedroom has a Queen Bed  

  • 2nd bedroom has 2 King Single beds.

  • Electric blankets.

  • Electric panel heaters.

  • The living area has a kitchenette with limited cooking facilities and comfortable seating.  

  • Flat Screen TV.

  • Generous size bathroom with large walk-in shower.

  • Heated towel rails.

  • Perfect for small groups or families. Children welcome.

$200 per night for 2 guests. 

$30 each extra guest

Planning to stay more than 2 nights?

Contact us direct for cheaper rates for longer stays.

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Tea Tree Bungalow

This fully self-contained bungalow sits next to Waratah Cottage.

Features;

  • 1st bedroom has a Queen Bed.  

  • 2nd bedroom has 1 Double bed & 1 King Single bed. 

  • The living area has a fully equipped kitchen/dining and comfortable lounge seating.  

  • Electric panel heating.

  • Electric blankets.

  • Flat Screen TV.

  • Generous size bathroom with 2 large walk-in shower cubicles.

  • Heated towel rails.

  • Separate toilet.

  • Perfect for small groups or families. Children welcome.

$200 per night for 2 guests. 

$30 each extra guest

Planning to stay more than 2 nights?

Contact us direct for cheaper rates for longer stays.

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Our Services

OUR SERVICES

Breakfast

We supply coffee and a range of teas as well as fresh milk. We also have a small range of continental breakfast provisions available for purchase.

Parking

Limited off-street undercover parking  and plenty of on-street parking available free to all guests.

Garden

Guests are welcome to forage for seasonal herbs and vegetables in the kitchen garden.

Laundry

Free laundry facilities available to all guests. Washing machine, dryer, drying racks & washing powder supplied.

Free Wifi

Free Wifi is available to all guests. Password is available in your room. 

Driving Tips

We have put together some driving tips and information that you may find useful when planning your trip around Tasmania or to print and carry with you. Click here

GALLERY
Mt Lyell Anchorage

Mt Lyell Anchorage

Huon Room

Huon Room

Huon Room

Huon Room

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Huon Room Ensuite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Myrtle Suite

Sassafras Room

Sassafras Room

Sassafras Room

Sassafras Room

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Sassafras Room Ensuite

King Billy Room

King Billy Room

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King Billy Room Ensuite

King Billy Room Ensuite

King Billy Room Ensuite

Blackwood Room

Blackwood Room

Blackwood Room

Blackwood Room

Anchorage Entrance Hallway

Anchorage Entrance Hallway

Waratah Cottage

Waratah Cottage

Waratah Cottage

Waratah Cottage

Waratah Cottage Bedroom 1

Waratah Cottage Bedroom 1

Waratah Cottage Bedroom 2

Waratah Cottage Bedroom 2

Waratah Cottage Bathroom

Waratah Cottage Bathroom

Tea Tree Bungalow sitting room

Tea Tree Bungalow sitting room

Tea Tree Bungalow Kitchen/dining

Tea Tree Bungalow Kitchen/dining

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Tea Tree Bungalow Bedroom 1

Tea Tree Bungalow Bedroom 2

Tea Tree Bungalow Bedroom 2

Tea Tree Bungalow twin showers

Tea Tree Bungalow twin showers

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Front Garden

Front Garden

Kitchen Garden

Kitchen Garden

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SEE & DO

Queenstown and West Coast Tasmania Tours and Attractions

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The Paragon Theatre

Queenstown's beautiful Art Deco theatre is not to be missed. Having changed hands in July 2017, the new owners are bringing this amazing building back to life. 

Tours daily. > MORE INFO

Tasmania Wilderness Expedition

RoamWild Tasmania (Queenstown Adventures)

Explore the best Queenstown and the Western Wilderness has to offer with a local.

With licensed exclusive access to stunning locations of significance these exclusive adventure tours will be a highlight of your visit. 

> MORE INFO

King River Rafting

For those who like a bit of excitement and don't mind getting wet, you can't go past a rafting trip down the mighty King River. A great day out with people who really know their stuff.  > MORE INFO

West Coast Wilderness Railway

History that moves you! An adventure you won't forget, travelling through the beautiful rainforests behind the steam locomotives that carried tons of copper to the port of Strahan since the 1890's.  > MORE INFO

Gordon River Cruises

Board the Lady Jane Franklin II to explore the magnificent Gordon River and the Tasmanian World Heritage Area in style. Cruise on the Captain’s Premier Upper Deck for an extra special cruising experience. > MORE INFO

The Ship that Never Was

Performing since 1993 in Strahan, this is Australia's longest running play. Be prepared to laugh yourself silly and don't be surprised if you end up on stage. An absolute hoot of a show and must see for the whole family.

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Overland Track

Are you planning to walk the amazing Overland Track? We can arrange private transport to and/or from the track and if you book a room at Mt Lyell Anchorage we can look after your car for free while you do the walk. Contact us on 042 842 9962 for more details.  > MORE INFO

World Heritage Cruises

This family owned company has been operating cruises on the famous Gordon River for more than 100 years. Join the 5th generation of Grinings for a fabulous day on the harbour and river.   > MORE INFO

Galley Museum

With 26 rooms showcasing an extensive collection of historical photos and artefacts from Queenstown's history, spend an hour or a day learning of the fascinating history of the area. > MORE INFO

West Coast Heritage Centre

This amazing museum houses the largest mineral collection in the world. Set aside at least half a day to explore the vast array of memorabilia on display in the 4 historic buildings and large outdoor area. Great activity for the whole family.   > MORE INFO

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The Unconformity

One of Australia's most innovative cultural organisations sharing this community's unmatched sense of place with a unique creative vision.  

> MORE INFO

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