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BEST WESTERN Hobart

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   156 Bathurst Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Mercure Hobart)
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Ranked #31 of 47 hotels in Hobart
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
John M Caulfield, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Caulfield, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

stayed overnight, found staff very friendly and helpful, room was clean and comfortable.my business partner and I enjoyed a few ales at night, and a great breakfast in the morning. Found it very affordable with the package on offer. would highly recommend for a no fuss place that hits all the marks , will definitely stay again.

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear John M, We are so pleased you liked your time with us and that you will be back. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

Ballarat, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in a central location, minutes walks from Centro mall which leads to two other malls! The rooms are very clean and the staff were very nice and welcoming, unlike other hotels I have been too where you could be completely ignored by the staff. Mark, was very helpful and also was very knowledgeable as to where the best attractions... More

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear xboxwoman87, Great to hear you enjoyed your stay. I love to read that our staff team are friendly and welcoming and also that our breakfast is providing a good start to the day for our valued guests. Hoping to see you again soon. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As far as a no-frills hotel goes, Best Western fits the bill. It's fairly cheap with a special on, and the rooms are of a decent size. There are some strange things about the hotel. If you are a light sleeper, you may have some issues. Although Hobart has to be one of the quietest cities around, the rooms on... More

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear Krrr4, Thanks for your comments which we will be acting on. We are busy renovating to get all floors and rooms up to scratch. There is good news about the internet. We have just been connected to the NBN and our WiFi is now fast and reliable. I hope we'll see you in the future to take advantage of... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location is great and the buffet breakfast is excellent but the rooms are very sad. If the rooms were refurbished properly, this could be a 4 star location but the rooms we had were 2 star at best.

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear Mark C, Thanks for your comments. We have been busy refurbishing the rooms since we took over this hotel and you must have been in a room we have not reached yet, but we will soon. I hope you will be able to come back in the future to see the improvements. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

Melbourne
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed with friends for a girls weekend getaway! The rooms were clean & very comfortable beds! The staff were friendly and breakfast was awesome! Reasonably priced and a good central location close to everything in Hobart! Also across from a car rental place if you need a car!

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear OZLJ, I'm very pleased you had a great weekend with us. Come back soon. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

Melbourne
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Best Western Hobart in July for business and I have rarely stayed anywhere that had the most consistent high level of customer service. All the staff were extremely helpful, always with a smile. This is what made the stay so pleasant. The hotel itself is quite good and I was in a refurbished room which was nicely... More

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear jbacMelbourne, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that our friendly team impressed you. Be seeing you again I hope. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

Hobart, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Best Western Hobart on the weekend. Unfortunately we found the check-in process lacking in detail as we were not told anything about check out time or breakfast or food options at the hotel. We were literally given our room key and sent on our way. The room itself was clean and tidy and the bed was... More

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear NatandAdz, I am pleased you had a comfortable stay. Thank you for the suggestions about our breakfast, which we have taken on board. I hope we will see you the next time you are in Hobart. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Luke and Tracey at the front of house have the best customer service that I have come across in Hobart. Paddy and Eloise in the bar/ Embers were sensational with their service and friendliness. The food was awesome and I heavily suggest a stay or visit for a bite to eat.

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear Mark L, Thank you for those kind words. I hope we will see you back for another delicious meal in Embers very soon. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fairly modern clean hotel.Decent size rooms with very comfy beds..Easy walk to CBD. Underground parking (Fee) although some spots a bit small or awkward. Good Breakfast.selection Did not have occasion to use restaurant.On previous stay were upgraded to 2 room suite,pleasant surprise.

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear Peter T, It's always nice when guests come back and stay with us again and again. I am very pleased you are becoming a regular valued guest; we appreciate it. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

Geelong, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beds (Very comfortable) and good location with very friendly staff, older property but good value for money. Stayed on business trip but would come back if on my own trip. Hotel is in the middle of Hobart and within easy walking distance to city sights and places to eat and shops.

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sbm1, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Hobart, responded to this review

Dear GaryBGeelong, Thank you for those kind words. I'm glad you liked our lovely new comfy beds and that we will be seeing you again in the future; come back soon. Regards, Janine Livingston Manager More

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Address: 156 Bathurst Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Mercure Hobart)
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Location: Australia > Tasmania > Hobart
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hobart 4*
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Also Known As:
Mercure Hobart Hotel Hobart
Accor Hobart
BEST WESTERN Hobart Tasmania

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#20 Luxury Hotel in Hobart
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The BEST WESTERN Hobart (Formerly Mercure Hotel Hobart) is located in the city centre, only two blocks from the main shopping mall. The hotel features local artwork in a contemporary setting, while the 140 rooms have recently been re-decorated to create a modern fresh feel and offer either city or mountain views. It is only a short walk to Salamanca Place on Hobart's historic waterfront, an area well-known for the many restaurants, cafes, bars and the famous Saturday market. ... more   less 
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