Q Station Retreat is located on Manly's famous North Head in the heart of Sydney Harbour National Park. This 4 star retreat is steeped in history and features a visitor centre and museum to help you explore the fascinating stories of the newly arrived immigrants quarantined here from the 1830s to 1984. Q Station offers 69 rooms and 6 three bedroom cottages, catering for groups of up to 6 with modern amenities and are surrounded by views of Sydney s stunning harbour and the restorative beauty of the Australian bush. The Boilerhouse Harbourside Restaurant is set right on the edge of the Harbour, just footsteps from the beach and is open for lunch and dinner Tuesday to Sunday. The retreat also offers a variety of interactive tours for people of all ages such as bike hire to explore the National Park or a kayak to launch from the on-site beach. Station is just 5 minutes away from Manly and a 30 minute drive from the city. The retreat is accessible by water taxi direct to its private wharf which takes 25 minutes from Circular Quay. Q Station Retreat is a member of Select Hotels and Resorts International.

Q Station Retreat


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Baggage Holding Room
  • Business Service Available
  • Communal Lounge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Day Tours/Tour Desk
  • Eftpos Facilities
  • Entertainment
  • Facsimile
  • Groups
  • Hotel
  • Masseur/Masseuse
  • Night Entertainment
  • Non Smoking Property
  • Parking - Outdoor Parking
  • Photocopier
  • Porter Service
  • Recreation Facilities
  • Restaurant - On Premises
  • Retreat
  • Restaurant - Licensed
  • Resort Shop
  • Free Wi-Fi

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24 hours.

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Number Of Rooms:

74 rooms and 7 three-bedroom cottages.

Distance To Nearest Airport:

29km - Sydney Airport.

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Credit Cards Accepted:

All major credit cards.
Note that a credit card may be requested upon check-in as a form of security deposit.

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