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Tamar River Villas

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Myself, husband and two kids travelled around Tas for 10 days. Our second stop along the way was Launceston. We had booked in for two nights at Tamar River villas but only managed to stay the one night. When arriving we realised these are not villas, it's actually an old motel right on a busy highway. The "villa" itself had...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This motel is situated between the two carriageways of the main A7 West Tamar Highway, not far from the centre of town. It has a scary access off the fast lane of the main road going into town but fortunately there was not a lot of traffic. Because of the proximity of the road there was some traffic noise but...

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

The room had everything required but dated. The fridge was noisy but that said we both slept well although my sheets looked not clean with a long black hair in the bed. They charged me when they left my key under the mat and they charged me again when I left. When I rang them to notify of this double...

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Thank rich j
Singapore
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This family motel is located along a major highway so relatively speaking it is quite noisy. But thankfully the traffic in Launceston is never as heavy as major cities like Melboune so it was not as bad as i expected when i first arrived. The place offer clean beds. Wifi is bad though, we had to move all around the...

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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This was a very clean and spacious place to stay to end our holiday. We stayed 4 nights and it was reasonably priced. The kids appreciated the free wifi. It would have been nice to have an outside area to spend the evenings in. The back of the villas had an area but it was rundown and not very appealing....

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Thank kimlouiseh2015
Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We only booked here for 1 night to make an early morning flight at the airport. The room was very spacious and clean. The kitchen was well equipped, enough that you could self cater easily. The bathroom is rather small and the shower orientated oddly over the narrow bath which meant the cold shower curtain would cling to your back...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Stayed in a two-bedroom apartment on the lower level and I'm beyond surprised at how clean and spacious the apartment was! We were lucky enough to get a room that faced the road which means we could see a bit of the Tamar River. It was an excellent view from the living room everyday in Launceston. Do try Lam's Grill...

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Thank Jeanette K
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here as a family of 4. Clean and neat with a spacious living area. Compact kitchen with most essential items for doing your own meals. Great walking tracks and playground a short walk away by the river. Easy to get to everything Launceston has to offer!

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Thank SharonMusical
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 December 2016

we stayed for 2 nights. we arrived at the accomodation late and a phone call to the owners got us all sorted and we were checked in in a breeze. the rooms were really clean with a fully equipped kitchen. the rooms do get a little noisy as there is a running highway on both sides of the villas, but...

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

The room was very spacious with lovely bathroom and a complete kitchen. Following an accident requiring hospital admission, the owner has ensured that I am comfortable and has allowed us to stay in the room until we leave late this afternoon. He has made a very difficult time a little easier to cope with, all at no extra cost. The...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Tamar River Villas

Address: 23-27 Elouera St, Riverside, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston > Riverside
Price Range: $101 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tamar River Villas 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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“Unaware of others”
 of 5 bubbles 394richj, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Definitely get a room facing the river”
 of 5 bubbles 645jeanettek, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good base to explore from”
 of 5 bubbles 589nikkin, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the ground floor are better for access and quietness. The rooms on the upper floor have a better view of the Tamar River and CBD.”
 of 5 bubbles gandswhit, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor have a view of the Tamar River.”
 of 5 bubbles AustraliaJan, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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