Ellis Cottage

by the Sea


Stewarts Bay, Port Arthur

Ellis Cottage by the Sea is a contemporary built Cottage with breathtaking views of Ladies Bay and Stewarts Bay which lead to the Great Southern Ocean.

The Cottage comprises two double bedrooms (the second bedroom can be configured as 2 king single beds or 1 king bed), each with their own bathroom. The master bedroom has a spa bath complete with sea views. There is an open plan kitchen, dining area and lounge that connects to a generous balcony with an outdoor table and chairs. Here you can sit and while away the time with friends.

Guest have full use of the whole Cottage and surrounding grounds with easy walking access to the Port Arthur Historic Site (10 - 15 minutes) via a stunning coastal pathway.

For nature lovers this area is abundant with wildlife. On your doorstep, especially at twilight, you will see Wombats, the rare and endangered Swift Parrots, Ravens, Paddy Melons, Wallabies, Potter Roos, Possums, just to name a few.


2 Bedrooms

1 x King Size Bed
2 x King Singles (can be zipped together)



Washing Machine and Clothes Dryer


2 Bathrooms

2 x Ensuite Bathrooms
1 x Spa Bath


Free Wifi

Guests can enjoy free wifi including Netflix

  • 2 x Bedrooms
  • Spa Bath
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Heating
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Washing Machine
  • Dryer
  • TV / DVD Player
  • Free Wifi
  • On-site Parking
  • Balcony
  • Amazing Views
  • Electric Blankets
  • No pets
  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Do not feed the native animals
  • Do not leave rubbish or food outside the property at any time as it will be eaten by animals leaving a mess

Hobart to Ellis Cottage, Stewarts Bay is 95 kms and will take 1 hour and 20 minutes.

From Hobart, take the Arthur Highway, passing through Sorell, Dunalley, Eaglehawk Neck, Taranna until you reach Port Arthur.

Just before the Post Office and Service Station in Port Arthur you will see a sign to Stewarts Bay Lodge on your left. Turn left here and follow the signs to Cabin 26 which is the old name for Ellis Cottage by the Sea. Ellis Cottage by the sea is within the Stewarts Bay Lodge complex but operated privately as an Airbnb. 

There is a sign in the parking area that will confirm you have arrived.



Ellis Cottage by the Sea has a fully equipped kitchen however there are a number of eating places that are highly recommended by locals and visitors. Some of these include:

  • Gabriel’s on the Bay, Stewarts Bay Lodge
  • 1830 Restaurant and Bar, Port Arthur
  • Port Arthur General Store
  • Fox and Hounds Restaurant
  • Port Arthur Lavender Farm
  • Nubeena Bakery and Café
  • Lufra Hotel, Eaglehawk Neck

Local Attractions

Ideally located, Ellis Cottage is within walking distance or a short car drive from the following destinations:

With so much to do on the Tasman Peninsula, make sure you allow as much time as possible to fully explore and appreciate all this stunning area has to offer.

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