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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Well I usually love to stay at Accor hotels but this one really does not do it for me and I would say you might be better of looking else were. For me to say that is a shock. Rooms have been upgraded as this place was a motel so you can image the lay out. The rooms are small...

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Thank Phil8361
TasMarketingManager, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Launceston, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience, and thank you for your loyalty. It is a pleasure to receive feedback as encouragement to continually strive to improve our services. We thank you for positive report on your welcome to the hotel by our front office team. I am sorry you found our superior room type not suitable. Our hotel rooms have...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. Service was swift and friendly but more like a motel. No one to help with the luggage or show us to our room. Our room was considered superior by the hotel but only because it had been renovated. It was small compared to other places we stayed in Tasmania.But this is in...

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TasMarketingManager, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Launceston, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with Mercure Launceston. I am pleased you were warmly greeted by our front office team upon arrival and you were promptly attended to. We thank you for positive report from dining in the hotel restaurant, TiTANIUM Bar & Bistro. We frequently receive very positive feedback on the quality, presentation and prompt service of our food service...

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Refurbished room overlooking the park, clean and tidy with good facilities but was aimed more at the single business traveler I'd recommend for a couple visiting the area, you can walk into town in minutes.

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Thank Winesnice
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Dear Winesnice, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Mercure Launceston. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we hope your next visit will...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The first room I was given was not great at all, it was on the bottom floor and had a door that basically went out to the carpark (clearly a Motel that has been refurbished into a Hotel). After discussing this with the staff they very kindly moved me to a room upstairs which overlooked the park - it was...

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Thank you EmanuelaSavi for the review of your recent stay. We are a hotel in transition (upgrading all our Hotel Launceston rooms into Mercure Branded rooms like the one you ended up staying in), which will only continue to take the entire Hotel to a premium level property. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming...

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Booked this hotel as my "usual" was fully booked. I travel to Launceston regularly for work. I am thinking about changing hotels! The location is awesome; and the renovated rooms are superb! I was in a room facing the back of the hotel, it was quiet, well appointed and clean. Will be trying this hotel again and would recommend you...

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Thank Dan W
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Dear Dan, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Mercure Launceston. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we would love to welcome you...

Hobart
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The Mercure Launceston is a good, very comfortable and thoroughly pleasant hotel looking out across the City Park. Staff worked over-time to make our two-day stay as enjoyable as possible, from a phone call a day before to check when we were arriving to whether we had any preferences. The room we had was very recently refurbished, had been done...

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Thank Mike F
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Dear Mike, We truly appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Mercure Launceston. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we look forward to welcoming you back...

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The Hotel is in a convenient location and many of the rooms are recently renovated. The accompanying restaurant is also not bad although it closes super early for a hotel restaurant. As a Le Club Accor member with Gold status I was disappointed that the hotel didn't meet the requirements of the program including omission upgrading the room, providing bottled...

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Thank Matthew H
TasMarketingManager, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Launceston, responded to this review

As an Accor Le Club Gold Member I thank you for your loyalty. Thank you for utilising the hotel restaurant, TiTANIUM Bar & Bistro during your stay. I am pleased you enjoyed your experience! I am pleased you utilised your late check out entitlement prior to your departure on Sunday. Our Front Desk followed the membership program requirements as prior...

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016

My partner chose and booked the Mercure for its location, as well as its apparent recent refurbishment. After arriving (on the Friday for a two-night stay), the cheery receptionist checked us into a room on level one, city end away from the street. The receptionist went on to mention there was a birthday celebration booked in the hotel function room...

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TasMarketingManager, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Launceston, responded to this review

Hello MotoScoddie. Thank you for visiting TiTANIUM Bar & Bistro. We encourage all guests to reserve a table in advance to avoid disappointment. I am sorry our restaurant was fully booked the evening you hoped to dine. Thank you for your feedback, your review will be taken into consideration. I am pleased you found our CBD location convenient and thrilled...

Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I fell into the trap of booking a room that was cheaper than the rest. I soon found out why. The traffic noise was unbearable! I went downstairs to reception and asked for a upgrade to one of the more modern rooms. For an extra $29 I was pleasantly surprised. Room service was excellent as was the customer service and...

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TasMarketingManager, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Launceston, responded to this review

Hello Terence. I am pleased you were so accommodatingly attended to by our front office team members upon your decision to upgrade to a higher room type, though you booked an economy room. Thank you for your positive feedback on the overall affordability of our accommodation, particularly our 4.5 star hotel rooms with the small upgrade fee being just $29!...

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Mercure have recently renovated this olde style hotel that overlooks city park. This trip was booked by work who pay the cheapest rate on accomodation($107) per night possible. I ended up in a small room behind the main building with no view and lots of car park noise. The room was set up for three people with a Queen and...

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TasMarketingManager, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Launceston, responded to this review

Hello A J. Thank you for your review. I am pleased you were greeted so warmly by our front office team members upon arrival, our front office team members are exceptional! Thank you for your positive feedback on the cleanliness of our hotel rooms, it is a credit to our house keeping department! Lastly, I am pleased you find our...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Launceston is a dual listed property and is housed within the Mercure Launceston located in Brisbane Street overlooking the leafy City Park. The property is signed Mercure Launceston and its base in the city centre is perfect for business or leisure. The city mall, restaurant precinct, Cataract George, Boag’s Brewery, river cruise terminal, tourist information centre, and other attractions are all a short walk away; or explore the Tamar Valley Wine Route and Northern Tasmania. A dual-branded hotel, Hotel Launceston offers economy and standard rooms for the budget conscious traveller, whilst the Mercure Launceston offers refurbished Superior and Privilege Rooms which can be booked via the Hotels other listing; Mercure Launceston or you may wish to pay for an upgrade on arrival, subject to availability. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Launceston

Address: 3 Brisbane St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia (Formerly Mercure Launceston)
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range: $113 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Launceston 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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Hotel Launceston Tasmania
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#14 Luxury Hotel in Launceston
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“Upgrade to Mercure Launceston room for views across City Park”
 of 5 bubbles EAMH2016, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for level 2 room”
 of 5 bubbles EmanuelaSavi, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try for a room on the second level overlooking the City Park.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeF611, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Inquire about any functions they may have book during your stay”
 of 5 bubbles MotoScoddie, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles MarkN540, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
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