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Balmoral on York

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   19 York St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 29 hotels in Launceston
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Recently stayed in launceston at this hotel on our Tasmanian tour. Selected a superior room which had a street frontage and views over city of launceston, if we returned would select a rear room as the traffic noise meant you could not open window due to warm weather, room also had air conditioner. Room very large and comfortable bed, television... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked in at Balmoral on York for our first night in Tasmania. We liked the hotel so much when we checked out the next morning we booked ahead for our last night in Tasmania so we wouldn't miss out. The rooms were a good size, had everything you need (including a comfy leather lounge) and very clean. They even... More

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

Balmoral on York is a simple hotel that ticks all the boxes for those who aren't after anything flashy, but want to be very comfortable and well looked after. Our room had been recently updated with a nice bed, flat screen TV and clean ensuite. Even better, our included breakfast was huge and delicious! We were also happy to have... More

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Perth, Australia
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123 reviews 123 reviews
77 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Trevor needs to be touring the country demonstrating that you don't need expensive furnishings for top quality accom. He and his small team are very, very good, and other establishments should take note of how they do it. Good rooms, good bench space, quiet air con, power points on bench tops, clean bathrooms, great WiFi, excellent breakfast, friendly and helpful... More

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San Jose, California
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73 reviews 73 reviews
18 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trevor and all front staff were happy to help and very accommodating. Off-street parking provided and a restaurant on-site that was good. There is nothing fancy about this hotel and at first glance you may think it’s dated. But the furniture in our room had been updated (Room 11), was modern and looked very nice. It was clean, had AC... More

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Glen Innes NSW
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33 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the exterior it appears to be another dated cookie-cutter 3 star hotel, but everything from the reception staff to the room to the restaurant was well above average. From the reviews and the hotel's website you'd think this was a smaller, boutique style hotel, but it is relatively large, and has a convenient location on the edge of Launceston's... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really pleasant staff, great breakfast, and clean rooms. Add to that mix a good location (or at least it seemed so to us!). We were only in town for the night at the end of a six day Tasmania trip and had dinner nearby at the Black Cow Bistro. Would stay again.

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Wollongong, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here on our way to and from a walk on the Overland Track. From the moment we arrived we me people who understood the art of hospitality. The owners are great people who made sure that we had everything that we needed. The rooms were great. Very clean, comfy great beds and my benchmark for a hotel, great... More

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Maroochydore, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Must say a huge thankyou to Trevor and his team for making our holiday extra special. Travelling with two small kids (1 and 3 year old) is never easy but the welcome we received was genuine, friendly and well above the standards I've received in many 5 star hotels! Beds were really comfy and rooms impeccably clean... I even checked... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by a friend, who is rather particular! Great location, clean, large rooms with comfy bed; great breakfast; but most of all exceptional service by staff across my trip, from front office, to restaurant, to housekeeping. Excellent value for money!

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Also Known As:
Best Western Balmoral On York Hotel Launceston
Best Western Balmoral On York Hotel
Best Western Launceston
Comfort Inn Launceston
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Launceston Comfort Inn
Balmoral On York Launceston, Tasmania
Address: 19 York St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Launceston
#2 Luxury Hotel in Launceston
#2 Best Value Hotel in Launceston
#6 Business Hotel in Launceston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Balmoral on York 4*
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