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Fountainside Hotel

4.0 of 5 40 Brooker Avenue, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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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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Norwich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2011

We were very happy with this hotel, two or three blocks from the main business/shopping area and also ideally placed if you are entering Hobart by car from the North (as most touring holiday makers will), Also, it's usually the first drop off and last pick-up point for the airport bus- which means you don't have to tour round other... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2011

Stayed at this hotel early March and choose based on trip advisor reviews, price and location. Nice, clean hotel with everything I needed. Staff were friendly and helpful. Had a very good night's sleep - bed was very comfortable! Rooms were fairly modern don't let the slightly dated reeption area and slow lift fool you. Never usually bother with snacks... More 

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Country NSW
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2011

We booked a 3 night package & were really pleased with the room. As stated previously the free parking & cheap mini bar are great. We made use of the laundry & did find that it takes 3 goes with dryer to get clothes dry, so be prepared with the coins. We didn’t have a problem with noise at all.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2011

Nice hotel close to most things. Good value for money (even the mini bar). Friendly staff. The room we stayed in had been recently renovated with a 50" tv. Nice.

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Newcastle
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2011

We just spent 3 nights at Fountainside and were thoroughly impressed with the hotel. My husband and I rated it as the best that we had stayed out over our 2 week touring holiday of Tassie. The room was quite large and very tastefully furnished. We both thought it had just been refurbished but were told that they had about... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
37 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2011

Stayed here two nights. Yes it is on the rounderbout and our room did look over it but the traffic did not disturb us. Big advantage of this hotel is its free parking and walking distance to the harbour.Room was a good size tea coffee making facilities good size bathroom. Resturant was excellent food not only good but the price... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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313 hotel reviews
413 helpful votes 413 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2011

Nice front desk Easy to walk to tourist part of town Did not eat there but prices were good Room was large, clean and comfortable Good amenities and towels Nice view. Good free coffee amenities Prices of mini bar excellent Good internet and phone prices. Our lap top could not connect in the room, but we used the computer in... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2011

I normally do not write reviews but this hotel deserves a good one. When we first saw the outside I was a little disappointed. Once inside everything changed. The staff was courteous and helpful. The rooms are the real jewels. Big and roomy with everything in like new condition. The linens towels were high quality and to top it off... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2011

The outside of the hotel looks a little shabby - needs an update. The lobby is alittle tired and also in need of revamp but the rooms are great. They have obviously been updated recently. The bed was super comfortable. The location was a little inconvenient - it was a long walk to North Hobart for dinner. But about a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2011

I have just spent 7 nights at this hotel and you can't go past it for value for money. As mentioned by many other reviewers, the location is great and the free parking is an added bonus. It's location means it is very easy to get in and out of the city for day trips. The meals while nothing to... More 

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Address: 40 Brooker Avenue, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Location: Australia > Tasmania > Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Fountainside Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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