Strahan Village [managed by RACT]

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The Esplanade, Strahan

This picturesque harbourside West Coast fishing village on the edge of Tasmania’s World Heritage wilderness has been rated as the ‘Best little town in the world’ by the prestigious Chicago Tribune. Strahan is the home base of the West Coast Wilderness Railway and Gordon River Cruises – venture out to explore then enjoy the hospitality of The Strahan Village, with its variety of accommodation and dining choices.


Ensuite facilities, some fully equipped kitchens, rooms serviced daily, Visitor Information Centre, live theatre, gift shop, iron, ironing board, and hairdryer in every room.

Restaurants & Bars

Hamers Hotel
Hamers is an old hotel, rebuilt in 1936, which offers a full bar with a variety of tap beers, Guinness stout on tap, a wide range of packaged products (beers, wines, RTDs, soft drinks).

There is also a small bottle shop which offers an excellent range of products with many Tasmanian wines available.

The bistro offers a wide choice of dishes including steaks, seafood, chicken pasta, and daily seasonal specials – all at reasonable prices. A comprehensive wine list is available to diners at affordable prices.

View 42 Restaurant
View 42 offers a superb vista and an exquisite dining experience. Open 7 days for breakfast and dinner. Why not enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the comfortable lounge while watching the sunset – not to be missed!

Fish Cafe on the Wharf
The Fish Café on the Wharf provides a wide range of quality seafood, including fish and chips, in a relaxed casual dining environment. The Fish Cafe is fully licensed and also offers a selection of Tasmanian Ice cream and cakes for you to enjoy.


Named “Best Little Town in the World” by the Chicago Tribune, Strahan Village is one of Australia’s most unique conference and incentive destinations specializing in custom-designing imaginative and exhilarating events, for up to 80 delegates.


A Gordon River Cruise on the Lady Jane Franklin II and a trip on the West Coast Wilderness Railway, are both absolute musts. There are also lots more on offer in the Strahan area. You can see the wilderness by plane, helicopter, seaplane, or by foot. Thrill-seekers can take an exciting jet boat ride up the King River to the ghost town of Teepookana. And there are also fishing trips, white water rafting, sea kayaks, Ocean Beach 4WD, and all-terrain vehicle tours. The friendly staff at Strahan Visitors Centre can help you plan your activities.

Accommodation Information:

Village Waterfront Cottages
There’s your choice of individual spa cottages, executive spa suites, and terrace accommodation. Set right on the esplanade these superb 4 to 4 1/2 star waterfront cottages are all stylish and tastefully decorated.

Hilltop Executive Harbour View
Offering hillside panoramas, our Executive Harbour view rooms each have incredible views of Macquarie Harbour and upper-level rooms have split accommodation/lounge areas.

Village Waterfront Executive
These stylishly decorated luxury suites are right on the Strahan esplanade keeping you close to all the action. A short walk to dining and attractions, these rooms offer all the comforts after a long day of exploring the West Coast.

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