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Kilmarnock House

66 Elphin Road, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Ranked #4 of 27 Launceston B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Lovely big solid Georgian guest house. Nicely furnished. Very comfy and a reasonable walk to the centre of town. Owner is lovely. Port and sherry on the landing is a nice touch. En suite and kitchenette included in the rooms are small and a little dated but functional. Overall a good stay. Would recommend.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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55 reviews 55 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

There was not ONE thing wrong or missing or to complain about. It was great! We endorse all the good points. It's so refreshing to see someone go the extra mile. Fantastic and well done! I'd recommend this place wholeheartedly. The owner was so nice and just so professional.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The self contained apartment was clean and had all a fully equipped kitchen. Very close to a coles supermarket and 24 hr kmart. Everyday we would get some fruit and chocolate as a nice gesture. The house was old but part of the style and attraction

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Melbourne, Australia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
56 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Kilmarnock House in room 10. We arrived but the host was not there. She had left the key in a little lock so we were able to enter the room without her being there. This was very convenient since I would not have wanted to wait! The staff was very friendly and welcoming. There were... More

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Sydney , Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Staying at this superb Edwardian home , beautifully presented by fastidious owners , is a truly wonderful experience . The rooms , with lovely antique furniture and comfortable beds are large with all you need for a happy stay . Owner Libby is the perfect host . If you are planning a stay in Launceston I highly recommend Kilmarnock House... More

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Melbourne, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

What an amazing place to stay. Nothing is any trouble for the great host and the rooms are of a brilliant standard. We stayed on the second floor overlooking the mountains for two nights. Fresh towels and bed service was a huge welcome after completing a 5 day hike in the wilderness. We left a fresh cloth bag with Kilmarnock... More

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Brisbane, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

This is a wonderful old house turned guest house, well appointed, preserved and presented. The hosts are beyond reproach and give wonderful service. Nothing is any trouble and our stay(s) ( for we returned for an extra day) was a highlight of our few days in Tasmania.

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Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
62 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

This is an excellent place to stay in Launceston - you are only 10 - 15 minutes walk from the centre where there are good shops and places to eat and drink. The rooms are traditional, clean and comfortable with some basic cooking facilities. Complimentary sherry and/or port is a nice touch. The owner was friendly and helpful.

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Dubbo, Australia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Our family stayed at this beautiful B&B and absolutely loved it. Beautiful setting and great location within walking distance to the Park. The rooms re spacious and the decor within keeping of this beautiful old home.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This ws our second stay here, and it was just as nice as it was the first time. Every detail is thoughtfully presented and it feels like you are travelling back in time to a more elegant era. The whole house is absolutely beautiful, and in a great location. The only drawback is the small amount of parking.

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Kilmarnock House Launceston, Tasmania
Address: 66 Elphin Road, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
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Ranked #4 of 27 B&Bs / Inns in Launceston
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