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Fountainside Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   40 Brooker Avenue, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 47 hotels in Hobart
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a great place to stay in Hobart look no further than Fountainside. A very modern and up to date motel, Large rooms, large bathroom , kingside bed with lovely clean white bedding, large screen TV, plenty of space , comfortable chairs and very very clean . We stayed on the 6th floor and had a... More

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just fabulous, on 7th floor, views spectacular. Clean rooms, ample parking. Huge tv. And the mini bar prices, cheapest I've ever seen...so reasonable. Was worried about noise as some other reviews mentioned this but being so high up couldn't hear a thing. Very modern, clean room well appointed.

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victoria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent a three night break in hobart and stayed at this hotel and were very impressed. Stayed on seventh floor in king room which was double glazed so no noise from traffic roundabout and very peaceful. Room was spotless, all amenities provided, bathroom had shower only but spacious including heated toilet seat. Breakfast was buffet style with full hot... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Go to this hotel.we are glad we did.lovely rooms king size bed.we were worried about the noise as. I am a light sleeper. But no reason to worry noise was no problem. Breakfast was also good value. Also we were able to leave our car in carpark the next day so we could attend a doctors appointment. Which was very... More

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Merimbula, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed three nights last October on a special I found on their website. The hotel was fabulous, always helpful friendly staff. Rooms spacious and very clean. Huge comfy beds and yes unbelievably cheap mini bar. Nice buffet brekky downstairs with more friendly staff and cheap. Off street parking for no cost I recall. Short stroll down to the docks... More

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights in a top floor superior room. I would recommend this place to stay in Hobart close to the docks (500m) and cbd. Good breakfast at very reasonable price. Our room was quite spacious. This is no luxury hotel but it is clean functional with helpful staff. Everything worked. After we learned the way to drive down... More

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Rockhampton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Fountainside for three nights on arrival at Hobart. The staff are friendly and very helpful - nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are spacious and very comfortable. We had breakfast and dinner each day - the prices are very, very reasonable and the food was great. Drinks were also a very reasonable price.. The hotel... More

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Lismore, Australia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our last night in Hobart before an early morning flight the following morning. Room was spacious and spotlessly clean. Hubby had twisted his ankle quite badly that afternoon and a request for ice was not a problem and quickly provided, as was room service so he could keep his food up. Food was tasty and really well priced. The staff... More

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Panama
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently I had cause to stay in Hobart, a very emotional reason, I needed somewhere close to the Royal Hobart Hospital as my mum was in the ICU, I was flying in from overseas at short notice. The staff at Fountainside moved mountains to accommodate me for the initial 3 nights. Due to it being high season in Hobart I... More

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Adelaide
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is an easy walk from the waterfront, has lovely rooms, great food, cheap drinks from the bar and friendly staff who are prompt to fix anything and offer helpful service. Up on the fifth floor I had a lovely view, the room was quiet and spacious.

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Additional Information about Fountainside Hotel

Also Known As:
Fountainside Hotel Hobart
Fountainside Hotel Hobart, Tasmania
Address: 40 Brooker Avenue, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Location: Australia > Tasmania > Hobart
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Hobart
#3 Luxury Hotel in Hobart
#4 Best Value Hotel in Hobart
#4 Business Hotel in Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Fountainside Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The ideal address in Hobart for both business and leisure. Walk to the CBD, Historic Waterfront and Salamanca and it's an easy drive to all main attractions in Southern Tasmania. Quiet 4 star rooms with luxurious beds, and air-conditioning for a great nights sleep. Broadband internet, Austar, offstreet parking, breakfast and dinner prices available for guests. ... more   less 
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