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The Argosy

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Suite Queen and Single | Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Free self-parking

Overview of The Argosy

The Argosy

3.0 star property
Riverfront motel in East Devonport with restaurant and bar/lounge
8.4 out of 10 Very good
8.4/10 Very good

799 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • Laundry facilities
221 Tarleton Street East, East Devonport, TAS, 7310
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Air conditioning
  • Arcade/games room
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In East Devonport
  • Devonport Ferry Terminal - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Devonport, TAS (DPO) - 7 min drive
  • Ulverstone West Station - 17 min drive
  • Railton Station - 17 min drive
  • Penguin Station - 22 min drive


  • Strait Off the Boat - 4 min drive
  • McDonald's - 4 min drive
  • Laneway - 4 min drive
  • All Things Nice Bakery - 8 min walk
  • Banjo's Bakery Cafe - 4 min drive

About this property

The Argosy

A great choice for a stay in Devonport, The Argosy is only 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from the airport. For a bite to eat, guests can visit Argosy Bistro, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Fellow travellers say great things about the comfortable beds and restaurant.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 37 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • On-site motorhome/coach/lorry parking (fees apply)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–9 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service (limited hours)

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Pool table


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Arcade/games room


  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television
  • Premium digital channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Special features


Argosy Bistro – This bistro serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately AUD 12 to 23 per person

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
This property does not have lifts.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Argosy Motor
Argosy Motor Devonport
Argosy Motor Inn
Argosy Motor Inn Devonport Tasmania
Argosy Motor Inn East Devonport
Argosy Motor East Devonport
Argosy Motel East Devonport
Argosy East Devonport
The Argosy Motel
The Argosy East Devonport
The Argosy Motel East Devonport

Frequently asked questions

Does The Argosy offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Argosy does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Argosy?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Argosy?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Argosy?
Yes, there's free self parking. Motorhome/coach/lorry parking is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Argosy?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
What is there to do at The Argosy and nearby?
The Argosy has an arcade.
Are there restaurants at or near The Argosy?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Argosy Bistro.
What's the area around The Argosy like?
The Argosy is located by the river in East Devonport. Popular attractions include Devonport Ferry Terminal, which is 3 minutes away by car. Travellers say that this motel is in a good location.



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8/10 Very good

Very clean handy location only issue was the road noise and either boat or train horn any 2am but not any fault of the accomodation
Peter, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful room, quiet location and perfect position for catching the Spirit in the morning. My only complaint is the exhaust fan in the bathroom was not very efficient but overall a fantastic room
Beverley, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Janice, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

SUZANNE, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Katherine, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Only a few minutes from the Ferry Terminal.
We stayed after we arrived in Devonport for two nights and one night before departed. Very happy with our accommodation.
1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Great location for travelling on Spirit of Tasmania. Had everything needed with hotel next door with great food
Debbie, 1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Clean. Spacious. Good shower Good comfortable bed. Neat and tidy
Jack, 1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Antonino, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Lacked garden ...Trees..Pots...Lawn...B.B.Q.
Veronica, 1-night trip
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