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We stayed here and the caretaker in the front unit is constantly smoking pot out the front even when his little boy visits, then he allows ice addicts into the accommodation who are his mates. They rent out the rooms at a weekly rate in...More
This backpackers is very clean, has a large kitchen and is close to the centre of Launceston. Free parking on site is a bonus. The room we had did have a ceiling heater and extra blankets were available if needed.
Response from Derek L, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago
Hello hobartlocal2018, thank you for your review, We are pleased you enjoyed our kitchen. The staff do a good job to keep it spotless. Hopefully we will see you again. All the best.
Very nice and quiet. Lots of space and a big kitchen. The beds were much better than the other hostels we have stayed in. It's very close to the city center, and the grocery store is only a short walk away. The walls are decorated...More
Response from Derek L, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago
We are glad you had a nice stay at Launceston Backpackers. We have just recently bought a good number of new mattresses. Enjoy your travelling.
This Hostel is cold it has inadequate heating in the dorm room that goes off after a short period of time. There is a repetitive number of sign put up by the manager that states the rules. A little OCD if you ask me. There...More
Thank Jonathan T
Response from Derek L, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 16 July 2018
Hello Jonathan, the heaters you mentioned are on in all rooms from 7pm till 7am. We will go through our booking system to see what room you were staying in and we will check to see if the heater is still working. We take your...More
I visited the canning street backpackers in Launceston for 2 nights which I had to secure with a credit card over the phone, however I paid cash in arrival. When I got home and viewed my credit card statement I had been charged for those...More
Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 30 June 2018
We have talked to this customer twice on the phone. She claims that she paid cash for two nights when she arrived and we also charged her credit card for two nights. Our night manager keeps very precise records. He has written in our booking...More