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Hotel Charles

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   287 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Ranked #3 of 29 hotels in Launceston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tasmania
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was very retro with bright orange furnishings. It was clean and had everything we needed. I particularly liked the bathroom and it was good to have a separate shower rather than the dated shower over bath. We didn't have a spectacular view, our room overlooked the building opposite. We also didn't have good quality sleep as at 3.50... More

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Canberra, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I often stay here when visiting family in Tasmania. The location of the hotel is within walking distance to the CBD and very close to the Charles Street cafes and a decent supermarket. It sits on a decent rise and gets great views of Launceston if you have a North facing room. (most are not). It is right opposite the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel Charles is in a great location, just 5-10 minutes walk from the middle of town. I've been travelling to Launceston for over 10 years now but had never stayed here. It's pretty new at only 3-4 years since it opened. The large spacious rooms rooms still feel brand new and the bathrooms are very big. I stayed in... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights over the weekend and had a great experience. The room was very spacious with plenty of room for bags, a large wardrobe, desk and king bed. The room also featured a kitchenette, which would be handy if we had spent more time in the hotel. The city is small enough that you can get around... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Charles offers a rare combination - it is both family friendly and very sophisticated. The rooms are set up to be inter-connecting and work very well for families or friends travelling together. No bath but the bathrooms are huge. The staff are particularly friendly. Jim in the restaurant was delightful with our 'high maintenance' child. Speaking of the restaurant,... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally found Hotel Charles, we thought it was closer to CBD but it is actually only a 10-15 downhill walk. Coming back is a climb though. Got upgraded to a lovely room, my sort of accomodation. Too cold to move from the lovely gas/fake fire so did dinner in the restaurant. Best scallops l've ever had and the steak was... More

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Parkdale, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This hotel was great. We checked in quite late as we had been caught in the snow from Hobart. The staff were fantastic. They knew our situation and made sure we were in our rooms as quickly as possible. Both the rooms we had were a wonderful temperature as the staff had pre-heated them. It was such a nice welcome... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Modern, Quiet and comfortable hotel for overnight business stay. spacious room's with a clean and equally spacious bathroom facilities, On site parking, close to the city and amenities. 24 Hour reception makes late check-in's a breeze.

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Launceston, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Hotel Charles was precisely what I expected. Clean, professional service and a very comfortable bed. Free wifi was an excellent bonus. I came to have a night to myself and get a bit of work done. It was ideal for that! I was pleased with every aspect and would definitely stay again. I did not use the bar or restaurant,... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Not in town centre but close, on a hilltop next to the hospital. Love the sleek modern decor, gas fire in the lobby. Level 3-spacious room overlooking garden opposite the hospital. The room on level 1 overlooked the car park and the wi-fi in this room was rather temperamental. The room air conditioning works well. Good hotel restaurant, free wifi... More

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Address: 287 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Charles 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Launceston #2 Family Hotel in Launceston #2 Business Hotel in Launceston #3 Luxury Hotel in Launceston
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Hotel Charles in Tasmania is modern luxury Launceston accommodation providing guests with a unique and memorable Tasmanian experience. Hotel Charles is Launceston's newest luxury hotel and is on the fringe of the Launceston CBD. Offering modern rooms (some with panoramic views of the Tamar Valley), the Hotel is in a newly developed complex. The building's art deco exterior has been enhanced by a sympathetic design approach making it an iconic Tasmanian location. ... more   less 
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