Halcyon of Dover

6959 Huon Highway, Dover 7117, Tasmania

0407 589952


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Halcyon at Dover has a unique history in that it was the original Dover Parish Community

Hall. It hosted the then Governor of Tasmania and Anglican Bishop at a Ball in the 1930s. In

the 1990s it was converted to a residence and antique shop. It is now a charming residence

designed in an old-Queenslander style with a verandah all around to relax on and enjoy the

delightful rose garden and rural vista.

Two quaint yet spacious bedrooms are located upstairs with bed and sitting areas, each with

its own bathroom. Coffee/tea facilities are available as well as TV and WiFi and DVDs on


A continental breakfast of toast, cereal, yoghurt, seasonal local fruit/berries and preserves is

included with the tariff. Guests are welcome to use the downstairs dining area or enjoy their

breakfast on the verandah. BBQ facilities are also available on the verandah, a relaxing

place to relax and sip a wine and enjoy the rural delightful scenery. Or wander around the

charming garden and smell the roses.

Halcyon is in the heart of the township of Dover within easy walking distance to local cafes.

grocery store, bottleshop, chemist and bank facilities. It is only a short 10 minute walk to the

pristine Dover beach at Port Esperance.

Dover is the gateway to the Far South including Hastings and Mystery Caves, Cockle Creek,

Ida Bay Railway, Southport as well as the Tahune Airwalk and various walking trails.

Halcyon is an idyllic, comfortable place to stay and come back to after touring adventures.

Recreate those “Halcyon Days” with a stay here.