We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hamptons on the Bay

Hotels.comUSD 159*
View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Hamptons on the Bay
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

133 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Hamptons on the Bay
See the most recent reviews
Showing 133: English reviews
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 14 June 2016

What a lovely little cottage - everything you need - A little out of town but just take a few supplies and a bottle of wine and you are set Wonderful and quite lovely to lay in bed and watch the sun rise perfect setting

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Karen H
Chris F, Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Hi Karen H. Great suggestion. After spending a day out on the East Coast, what better than to stop off at one of the great wineries such as Springvale, Devil's Corner, Gala or Miltons and pick up a bottle of wine to share in the cabins with some good cheese and crackers. Thanks for you kind review.

Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed two nights here for my other half's birthday. The views from cabin one is spectacular! The sounds of crashing waves add to the atmosphere. The bedroom is comfortable, clean and a good size. The cabin itself is enough for two and there is a fully equipped kitchenette. Tap water must be boiled for at least a minute before consumption...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mulie
Chris F, General Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Mulie We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and for choosing Hamptons as a place celebrate your partner's birthday. Your description of "serene" is perfect. Thank you also for your understanding about having to boil water for drinking. We do provide complimentary bottled water on a per night basis for convenience but, you are right, the...

Reviewed 24 May 2016

My wife and I were married at Hamptons on the Bay 10 years ago. We decided to return for our anniversary and what a surprise! The new owners have taken a fantastic venue and made it better. The view is still as amazing as ever but now the rooms are cleaner and modernised. The service was excellent with an exciting...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jason H
Chris F, General Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Jason H How wonderful to have you revisit and celebrate your anniversary with Hamptons on the Bay. Thanks for noticing the improvements since your last stay! We're still working on creating a new venue where guests can celebrate their wedding or any other special events with beautiful views to Great Oyster Bay and Freycinet. Kind regards Hamptons on the...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Great location along the coast of oyster bay just out of Swansea away from the hustle and bustle but still a short drive away from all the amenities. Chris was very helpful and accommodating with the timing of our arrival. The boutique cabins were tastefully decorated, clean and comfortable with a stunning view of the sunrise every morning over the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tabitatan
Chris F, General Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Tabitatan We agree that the view of the sunrise over Freycinent Peninsular from Hamptons is stunning. Our housekeeper takes pride in keeping the cabins up to scratch, so thanks for noticing. The region is renowned for its wineries and seafood outlets and we're glad you managed to experience some of the great local produce. Kind regards Hamptons on the...

Toorak, Australia
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights at Hamptons on the Bay. It's 10 minutes drive out of town on the cliffs with beautiful views. Chris the manager was so friendly and extremely helpful with where to visit and what to do. We stayed in a room of the newly renovated house and it's was absolutely beautiful. Would definitely stay there again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank wholl67
Chris F, General Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Wholl67 It is a fantastic compliment when guests say they would stay again. So, thank you very much! We're steadily getting the word out about the lovely luxury 3 bedroom house. So thanks for sharing your experience. Kind regards Hamptons on the Bay

Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Beautifully located beach cottages overlooking Oyster Bay. Two bedrooms ideal for Mum & Dad with small children or couples on there own. A little on the small side for three adults but compact and nicely furnished with everything you need. Main bedroom looked right out to sea and was comfortable. Drifted off to sleep with the sound of the sea...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sheila S
Chris F, General Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Sheila S Thanks for sharing your experience, your kind words and your appreciation of our ocean side location. The luxury house you mentioned has only been available since November 2015 but many who have stayed have expressed their appreciation of the privacy and high quality amenities. We're glad you had an enjoyable stay. Kind regards Hamptons on the Bay

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We were really surprised and impressed. The cabins were very clean and tidy. As a young couple we have stayed at many places on the east coast and paid a lot more for the same experience. Now with a 1 year old, we found the tidy, secure cabins completely child friendly. Chris and the staff were very accomodating and full...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank williamchapman3
Chris F, General Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Williamchapman3 We are very grateful for your informative review of Hamptons on the Bay. Our on-site manager Chris is a great character and we're glad he was able to share some of his local knowledge with you. We do hope to see you again. Kind regards Hamptons on the Bay

Sydney
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Found this place on the day I needed accommodation, and what a wonderful surprise it was! The three bedroom house was right on the water, furnished wonderfully, spacious, and luxurious. The view was simply spectacular! Chris the manager was extremely helpful and very accommodating. All round a great place to stay!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ticook
Chris F, Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Ticook Thank you very much for your review. We're delighted to hear that you were pleasantly surprised during your recent stay at Hamptons on the Bay. As we only recently completed renovations to the 3 bedroom house in November 2015 we're really pleased to have had small groups such as yours stay with us and to have received some...

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Very much enjoyed our stay at Hamptons - Chris was an excellent host. Loved watching the sun set and rise over the bay in the peace and quiet. Our cottage was very comfortable and clean and not far from town. Just wished we had been able to stay longer.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Liz H
Chris F, Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Liz Thank you for your kind words about the comfort you experienced and the cleanliness of the cabins. The peace, quiet and lovely sunrise over Great Oyster Bay is part of the appeal that originally inspired the establishment of Hamptons on the Bay, so we're glad you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully, you will allow us to be your host...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed for four nights in March and loved the cosy cabins. The view is spectacular and we were treated to some beautiful sunrises, which we watched from the cabin. The view is over Oyster Bay with the Freycinet national park in the background, and for a Londoner the natural beauty is amazing. The cabins themselves are cosy and well...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AndieL0wingsLondon
Chris F, General Manager at Hamptons on the Bay, responded to this review

Dear Andie We're so pleased when we read reviews that appreciate the natural beauty of our location. Our manager Chris is a local Tasmanian, so we're lucky to have access to his knowledge and traditional Aussie spirit. By the sounds of it, you enjoyed experiencing the local seafood and surrounding attractions. Great! The house you refer to only opened in...

155 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (100)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
View from Room (15)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (53)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (55)
Viewed
View from Room (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Other (7)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Swansea
7.7 km away
Piermont Retreat
Piermont Retreat
#1 of 3 in Swansea
430 reviews
10.8 km away
Swansea Motor Inn
Swansea Motor Inn
#2 of 3 in Swansea
287 reviews
22.2 km away
Edge of the Bay Resort
Edge of the Bay Resort
#2 of 2 in Coles Bay
386 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
24.0 km away
Freycinet Lodge
Freycinet Lodge
#1 of 4 in Coles Bay
1,000 reviews
25.4 km away
Freycinet Retreat
Freycinet Retreat
#1 of 5 in Coles Bay
93 reviews
10.7 km away
Meredith House and Mews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hamptons on the Bay is on the East Coast of Tasmania. Cabins with amazing views over Great Oyster Bay to the Freycinet Peninsula. A great base to explore Tasmania's world renowned beautiful East Coast with wonderful wineries, walks, beaches, fishing,restaurants and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hamptons on the Bay

Address: 12164 Tasman Hwy | Rocky Hills, Swansea, Tasmania 7190, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Swansea
Price Range: $190 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hamptons on the Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 7
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Agoda and HotelQuickly so you can book your Hamptons on the Bay reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Kabuki By The Sea Hotel Swansea
Hamptons On The Bay Swansea, Tasmania
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hamptons on the Bay staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Swansea, Australia
over a year ago
Hong Kong, China

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Hamptons on the Bay staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Cabin 2 was fabulous!”
Jacqdavinia, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The large house overlooking the bay will make you feel like a film star.”
ivore2017, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We loved cabin 6 with a view through the gum trees to the water (wonderful bird life in the branches)”
denmac2017, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms have a wonderful view.”
annh722, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All cabins are positioned to benefit from the great sea views. the house would be the best option for families.”
_daisybeales, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5
Hotels.com
USD 159* /night
View Deal
Booking.comUSD 164
PricelineUSD 164
TripAdvisorUSD 159
View all 7 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates