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Prince of Wales Hotel

55 Hampden Road | Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub and bottle shop are on the first floor. I really enjoyed the steak I had there, one of the better ones I had during my three months around Australia. Plenty of parking. I'd would highly recommend it if your'e looking for an easy pub meal that actually tastes great.

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

while lacking in character, the food is sublime, better than usual pub fare, the chef must love his job, well priced, they even have good accomadation at a Great price, excellent service, Great spot, will be back in a heartbeat!

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Sydney, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
43 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Can't say i was overly impressed with this hotel. The pub bit downstairs is quite happening, so if you are a light sleeper i wouldn't recommend staying, but food was pretty decent though. The hotel itself has a very old motel feel to it, but the room was spacious and has parking if you are driving. Location wise was good,... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed at this hotel on a number of occasions. It is in a great location and has free parking. If your lucky enough to get room 10 there's a great harbour view. Reliable and good value with continental breakfast included.

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Had NYE meal with friends. Menu was basic pub fare but a little overpriced, $23 for a schnitty? 3 items to choose from for desert was a bit poor. Service was quite good, although we were given soup spoons for desert and they had run out of seafood sauce for salmon. The live music was not great and died as... More 

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Wellington New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The Prince of Wales Hotel is in Battery Point, Hobart, which is a fantastic location - lovely old houses, beautiful views and close to the Saturday market. Rooms were very reasonably priced - breakfast (in the room) was included, and the hotel has a bar and restaurant facilities with very cheap meals. Highly recommended for a visit to Hobart.

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Devonport, Australia
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122 reviews 122 reviews
37 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Very convenient location short drive or not too long a walk into Salamanca or cbd. Low priced counter meals available in pub and friendly restaurant in the building. Service with a smile and great parking. Rooms were a little noisy (thin walls) not squeaky clean but certainly not dirty. Comfortable beds and lousy little TV. Complimentary continental breakfast was very... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This is a great place to stay if you want inexpensive accommodation in a historic location. Rooms are above the hotel, but it is in a residential area so is quiet at night. Staff are friendly and very helpful - they will store luggage and call taxis. Salamanca Place is a short walk down Kelly Street and Kelly Steps -... More 

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sydney
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108 reviews 108 reviews
59 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Have stayed here three times now when visiting Hobart and really like the place. It IS a pub, so there are no frills, but the rooms are clean and warm, the views ( from even numbered rooms) are great and staff super-friendly, which counts for a lot. The location is also excellent, in pretty Battery Point, lots of cafés around,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Whilst this is an older style pub the accommodation was fine for the money paid. In fact it was the cheapest that we found in tasmania. It is basic but it has everything you need. Great location and helpful staff. Did read some reviews before staying. Think there are some wingers who expect the hilton on a budget. It is... More 

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