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Montgomery's Private Hotel & YHA Backpackers

9 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
Montgomery's Private Hotel & YHA Backpackers
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in a dorm in the YHA for three nights. This place is really clean. There are plenty of toilets and shower rooms and there is a nice lounge room that you can sit and use the internet. The kitchen, though, is too small and of course it is always packed. The YHA is very big and therefore it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here with our kids. The room was small but had everything we needed. I know some people have mentioned noise but we all slept well. The hostel is in a brilliant spot, so close to the salamanca markets and was amazingly good value.

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Markham, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This hostel was pretty good for the price. I stayed in a 6 bed, all female dorm. The rooms, bathrooms and common areas were cleaned daily, showers had good pressure, laundry was fine. The bathrooms were separate to have one toilet, sink and shower which was also nice. The staff was very friendly and keep to help. The kitchen was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The YHA is cheap and that is why I picked it up. So you don't expect to get luxury rooms or very comfortable beds. Nothing really particular in there except that the kitchen is really really tiny. So you'd rather be early or late to have your meals because it gets quickly crowded. Showers are pretty good. Staff is nice.

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Sydney, Australia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
14 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We had a "Quality" (their classification) standard room with shared facilities. What we got: small room, queen sized bed, bedside tables, overhead and reading lights, clock radio, heater, open shelving and a mirror behind the shelving (who's idea was that?). What we didn't get: carpet, fridge, sink, tea making, space. There was no noise from the pub - the karaoke... More 

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Sydney
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This hotel is well placed. It is in the CBD and the waterfront is a block away. But that means it is beside a main road and main road traffic. Not as busy as Sydney, but enough to disturb sleep. Staff are very friendly and helpful and the tariff is OK for the location. The place is very clean. Non-suite... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We stayed here as a couple in November whilst on a four night stop in Hobart as part of a extended trip around Australia. The hostel is in an excellent location.Comfy en-suite room with a good night sleep. The staff were great, good to chat with them. As the hostel is centrally located, its a short walk to good restaurants,... More 

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Butler, Pennsylvania
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23 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Stayed here with my Under Down Under group - no elevator as others have mentioned. Loved the individual bathrooms (they have bath mats!!) and the room (107 I believe) was super comfy and clean. BUT, the kitchen, honestly it's astonishing! SOOOOOO small for a place so big and it gets incredibly hot inside. There's space for maybe 9 people to... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I didn't choose to stay here as it's generally pretty booked out. Our under down under tour booked out group in here. No lift and 3 levels with heavy bags, very small kitchen and luggage storage area. Reception opens at 8am. Stayed in room 105A, lovely corner room looking out to the old buildings and garden, big open windows,4 beds... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

On the positive the staff at the hostel are warm, welcoming and accommodating. I appreciated the time and advice they have given about Hobart during my stay. The hostel is also in a good central location in Hobart, with a supermarket and the local amenities near by. Sadly, my stay and sleep at the hostel was not good. I paid... More 

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