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Highfield House

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23 Welman Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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44 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is wonderful. The owner was running it whilst we were there, and he was very kind and accommodating. The fire was blazing when we came in from the rain. There is so much detail in the house, with new and old pieces throughout. And then there was breakfast, so much choice; banana bread, croissants, fresh fruit and local... More 

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Faye on behalf of Peter, I thank you for your review on your recent stay with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your accommodation and breakfast. We hope to welcome you again in the future. Warm Regards Michelle More 

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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100 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Arthur Room for one night and we wish we could have stayed longer. Our room was absolutely beautiful, loved the way it was decorated and the bathrobes were a nice touch. It was a little cold in there, however it was manageable with the heating and electric blankets. The shared areas such as the lounge and... More 

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Rachel, it was my pleasure to welcome you to Highfield House and I am so pleased that you enjoyed your accommodation in Arthur Suite, and your stay with us. I hope to see you again in the future. Warm Regards Michelle More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We stayed for 3.nights at this place and absolutely loved the place. It's close to everthing and has great views. Definitely would recommend it to couples if your staying in Launceston. Our room was called Highfield and we cld see the whole city from our room.

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Rocky, thank you for your review on your recent stay at Highfield House. I am so pleased that you both enjoyed Highfield Suite, yes the views are amazing. It was my pleasure to welcome you and I hope to do so again in the future. Warm Regards Michelle More 

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Recently renovated, very clean and nicely decorated. We enjoyed the open fire in the guest and breakfast room. Our room was on the ground floor so access was easy after a warm welcome. Its location makes it easy to see Launceston and the surrounds.

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Richard, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your recent visit to Highfield House and Launceston. The Welman Suite is beautiful with lovely city views. It was my pleasure to welcome you both and I hope to do so again in the future. Warm Regards Michelle More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Stayed in the Highfield Suite and it has magnificent views across Launceston. Beautiful styling and fitout. Exceptional bed. Open fireplaces in the lounge and breakfast area set up a great atmosphere. My partner and I both have food allergies and these were easily catered for with a beautiful breakfast. Just an all-round lovely spot.

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Highfield House. I am so pleased that you both enjoyed Highfield Suite and it was my pleasure to welcome you, and provide breakfast suited to your requirements. I hope to welcome you both again in the future. Warm Regards Michelle More 

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We had a wonderful experience in our time at Highfield House. We have just got back from Tassie after spending 3 days of our holiday in Launceston at Highfield House. We were greated warmly by our host Michelle. Michelle was also very helpful when we needed advice on things to do and places to go to. We loved that there... More 

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

It was my pleasure to welcome you both to Highfield House and to make you feel at home. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope to welcome you again in the future. Warm regards Michelle More 

Melbourne
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75 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We have just spent three nights in the Arthur Room. I'll start with the positives: character property, very clean, large guest room with open fire (although this was only lit for two days, as on the third day we were the only guests there and the manager didn't bother to light it), lovely large shower and great location. And the... More 

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on your stay and I am so pleased that you both enjoyed the character of Highfield House, the cleanliness, the ensuite facilities and the great location. I apologise for the fire going out when you returned after dinner at 10.30pm, as you may be aware it is difficult to keep an open log fire continuously... More 

Bisbane
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Positives: location is close to cbd, extremely clean and comfortable bed. Great furnishings. Negatives: off street parking if you are lucky! , NOISY you could hear every bump and conversation. ..so awkward. no one answered the door, we had to ring the bell and knick for 5 minutes before using a private entrance to get some attention! not exactly blown... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

The house itself has so much character and the rooms have been styled to perfection. The house itself is up on a hill with a nice view and not far from Cataract Gorge (about 10 min in the car). Positives: Great location, beautiful room, very comfortable bed and pillows, nice bathroom, very affordable mini bar, iron and ironing board available,... More 

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review for your recent stay at Highfield House. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your accommodation, and breakfast. We hope to welcome you again in the future. Kind Regards Michelle More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Highfield House is a beautifully restored Victorian mansion which is perfectly located 5 minutes walk from Launceston CBD. Michelle - our host offered a well appointed room with extremely comfortable bed and amenities. The "continental" breakfast provided, offered plenty of choice and was of high quality. We spent two nights here and couldn't recommend it more highly.

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Highfield H, Manager at Highfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on your visit to Highfield House. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your accommodation and breakfast. I hope to welcome you both again in the future. Warm Regards Michelle More 

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