Wrest Point Mountain Side
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Conference facilities
TripAdvisor Reviews Wrest Point Mountain Side Sandy Bay
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... Female Factory aka prison for transported women in the 1800's. Forms part of the Port Arthur and convict trail world heritage site. Some very interesting but sad stories. Once released most women seem to have gone straight and no further information is available on their lives. Finished the day checking out the shopping district (small) and Salamanca Street (their market area) supper at Annapurna, Indian cuisine, very good finished with banana from the grocery store. Day 2 ...
What better activity to do on Boxing Day than visit Mona, the Museum of Old and New Art, near Hobart?
We made our way over to get there for ten (a beautiful drive!), when it opened, and started our visit in the cafe - we had some quality drinks and croissant here, this place was clearly very upmarket.
Off we went on our visit, once we had been given our 'O' which was an iPod that had all the information related to the artwork on it (no ...
... on his balcony looking at the water. Once recovered from our travels, we went on a short tour of the ship to orientate ourselves. It is massive. The solarium looks stunning. A grown up pool, cafe, snack shops and all for free. We also signed up for access to the climbing wall. It looks fantastic. We went down to the bar for a pre dinner drink. They pour the spirit from a measurer and then slop some more in. It nearly takes your head off. We are planning to do the cocktail of ...
... across the Bay. Had a coffee there and then drove back down South through the town of St Mary (called in at the Elephant Pass Pancake House but we got there at 5:05 pm and the joint closed at 5 pm. Couldn't believe it!). Bummer. Had dinner in Bicheno and joined our penguin tour - lasted about an hour and we had these tiny Blue Penguins waddling up the beach and between our feet. Awesome! Sadly we weren't allowed to take any pictures so you'll just have to take our word for ...
... show on the pier and then visited the small local Art Gallery and Museum but decided it didn't have much appeal for us.
In the evening we went down the road from our hotel to the iconic Wrest Point complex of hotel, casino, restaurants and boardwalk and a great meal in the Loft Bistro overlooking the harbour.
Day 13. Grey clouds and cool breeze as we ...