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The Duck House

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
The Duck House | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
The Duck House | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
The Duck House | In-room dining

Overview of The Duck House

Entire home

The Duck House

4.0 star property
Burnie city centre accommodations with kitchens

9.8/10 Exceptional

90 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is AU$169
Price available on 2/4/2023
26 Queen Street, Burnie, TAS, 7320

Guests rated this location 9.5/10 - Exceptional

Main amenities
  • 3 smoke-free accommodations
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Reception fireplace
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate dining area
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Burnie

Getting around

  • Burnie, TAS (BWT) - 18 min drive
  • Devonport, TAS (DPO) - 39 min drive
  • Penguin Station - 19 min drive
  • Ulverstone West Station - 20 min drive


  • McDonald's - 11 min walk
  • The Chapel - 7 min walk
  • Hudsons Coffee - 7 min walk
  • Secret Buddha Cafe - 15 min walk
  • Communion Brewing Co. - 4 min walk

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

The Duck House

When visiting Burnie, The Duck House is a great choice to consider. Freebies such as breakfast, WiFi and self-parking are added perks, and guests looking to stay active can experience the nearby hiking/biking trails. A terrace and a garden are other highlights, and accommodation offer conveniences such as kitchens and washers/dryers. The comfortable beds and breakfast get good marks from fellow travellers.

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
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to 24 Queen Street

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


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets stay for free
  • Restrictions apply*

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site


  • Fridge (full size)
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle


  • Free breakfast available


  • Bed sheets provided


  • Bath or shower
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer
  • Free toiletries

Living spaces

  • Dining room


  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden


  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly
  • Pets stay free


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Fireplace in reception
  • No housekeeping

Location highlights

  • In the city centre

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Security system


  • 3 rooms

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety 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.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


<p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a security system and a first aid kit on site.</p> <p> This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly). </p><p>This property accepts credit cards.</p>
Property registration number Planning permit not required LUPAA 1993.

Also known as

Duck Burnie
Duck House Burnie
The Duck House Burnie, Tasmania
The Duck House Burnie
The Duck House Burnie
The Duck House Cottage
The Duck House Cottage Burnie

Frequently asked questions

Does The Duck House offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Duck House 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.
How much does it cost to stay at The Duck House?
As of 25 Mar 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Duck House on 2 Apr 2023 start from AU$169, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Duck House?
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 Duck House?
Yes, pets stay free.
Is parking offered on site at The Duck House?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Duck House?
You can check in from 2 PM - 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Duck House and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as hiking. The Duck House also has a garden.
Does The Duck House have a kitchen or kitchenette?
Yes, there is a kitchen, which also includes a coffee maker, a toaster and cookware.
Does The Duck House have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, this cottage features a patio.
What's the area around The Duck House like?
The Duck House is in the heart of Burnie, a short 3-minute walk from Burnie Waterfront Boardwalk and 4 minutes' walk from Burnie Arts & Function Centre.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

Fabulous Duck House, 2 night stay
Another perfect stay at Duck House. Very comfortable, clean, all self contained, wonderful and generous breakfast supplies provided, great location, friendly helpful hosts, original charm and decor. Very highly recommended.
Kathleen, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Beautifully renovated home positioned within easy walking distance of all amenities. House was lit up and heating on when we arrived and Lynne the host explained where everything was including full breakfast provisions. A delightful stay 😊
Wendy, 1-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Don't miss a stay at Duck House
Another fabulous stay at Duck House, everything was perfect as usual. The period features, ambience, comfort, breakfast provisions all make for a superb stay. You won't be disappointed.
Kathleen, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Business near Burnie
Beautifully preserved old home. Well equipped and stocked. Also an available vegetable garden. Lovely owners.
Rodney, 4-night business trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful quaint cottage. Comfortable beds and cottage set up nicely. Breakfast provisions were great. Only got to stay one night. Highly recommend
1-night trip with friends
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

good value and a wonderful host
2-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Sherangi, 4-night family trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

We felt so at home here. It was honestly one of the nicest houses we have ever stayed at. I wish we were there for longer than one night to be honest, but we will be back to stay again when next in Burnie. Honestly can’t praise this place enough.
Melinda, 1-night romance trip
Verified Lastminute guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The Duck House is a beautifully maintained older home with an abundance of character. The Host was lovely and very helpful and there we’re generous supplies for breakfast. Would definitely stay again.
Kim, 6-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great location and wonderful amenities.
1-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review