Manly Quarantine Station, Manly

Visit the spooky Manly Quarantine Station to see where sick patients and illegal immigrants were held between 1828 and 1984. Today, you can spend your leisure time at any of the heritage-listed buildings of Manly Quarantine Station, including a museum and a hotel. The complex is part of Sydney Harbour National Park. Go on a ghost-themed tour to hear personal stories of former staff and patients who supposedly haunt the station. Before you visit Manly, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • We did the Adults only Ghost Tour last night. Deb was our guide. It was great! I learnt so much! I also had a few spooky encounters... particularly in that shower area. I thought my friends might pull...  more »
  • I had a conference here and it was phenomenal! It felt as though we went back in a time machine. A great experience.  more »
  • Found myself at the quarantine station early morning one day. It was just after 8 so we hired some bikes and rode out to the wharf area. We had been told by the reception that the info Centre opened a...  more »
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  • Certainly makes for a different experience here. Breakfast was pretty ordinary but staff were fun and rooms were unique! I enjoyed my stay.
  • Best place for a "remote" conference with Manly precinct with magnificent views and cool accommodation.
  • Went to a wedding here, well worth a visit peaceful, comfy accommodation superb views over the harbour, breakfast included.
  • Amazing historical place good accommodation and views of Harbour
  • The best ghost tours, I've been twice & have had something happen both times

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