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Wrest Point Motor Inn

410 Sandy Bay Rd, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia (Formerly Comfort Inn)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Canberra
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Only stayed here one night with friends and had no problems at all. Greeted on arrival by friendly staff, asked if we needed help with luggage or valet parking. Check in was fast and easy. ( As was check-out) Our rooms were clean, beds comfy. Loved the crispy clean white sheets on the queen size bed. The rooms all had... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unaware of the long weekend and the Wooden Boat festival , hotels in Hobart were packed. I have to settle for the Wrest Point Motor Inn which has not gone thru a major upgrade for a long long time. Reception in the main casino tower was swift and friendly . But not happy with the 1% surcharge for usage of... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Recently stayed here, using a room modified for wheelchair bound guests, such as myself. The room was spacious and comfortable, and the bathroom was laid out very well and suited my needs perfectly. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful, and even though the hotel is now 40 years old, and perhaps could do with a little upgrade, there... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The room was clean had a queen and single bed (there were 3 of us) and was approx $149 a night(we stayed 2 nights). The bed was extremely comfortable and had a pillowtop mattress and curtains made room really dark so we all slept in. Shower was fantastic and had great pressure. Downside was when you walk in we were... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Hooray someone knows how to color co-ordinate these rooms may have been smaller but they were cheaper still a nice ground floor view would prefer to stay here rather than the towers complex you still get to use all the facilities

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scotland
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45 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Spent one night in a downstairs room overlooking a little garden area - very nice and quiet, no noise from the car park. The room itself was very clean and the beds really comfortable. We got the room for Aus $109 which was very good value. We used the swimming pool and spa - in good condition and very quiet.... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

What a disappointment, from the moment we walked from the main tower to this separate area of Wrest Point I knew we had made a bad choice. This place is very tired. The rooms are small and although the bathrooms have had a facelift the rest of the room is how I imagine it would have been many years ago.....except... More 

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Boyne Island, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Pleasantly surprised by quality of room 421 in old part of hotel. Spotless room with comfy queen bed, two single beds and fridge; no noise despite being New Years Eve. Pleasant 30 min walk to Salamanca Place with one big hill. Clean bathroom with nice shower, good water pressure. Good use of sheer curtains to obscure view of retaining wall.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

On the website it looked OK and the price looked OK............... but a word of advice, even though 'mountainside' room sounds enticing and the description reads well, these are tired old rooms that need a big renovation. Although the bathrooms have been renovated, the rest of the room is desperately in need of renovation. The TV is something that should... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Wow, I stayed at Wrest Point (Mountain side) 10 years ago and things haven't changed. Dated furnishings, old style TVs, wear and tear on the walls. Especially loved the 80's style light fixtures around the mirror in the bathroom (NOT!). This is an embarrassment to the Federal Group and Tasmania. The only good thing was quick check in and out.

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Address: 410 Sandy Bay Rd, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 81
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