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BEST WESTERN Murchison Lodge

9 Murchison Hwy | (Somerset), Burnie, Tasmania 7322, Australia
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Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in Burnie
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Rooms
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    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed here recently for the first time on a business trip The staff are very helpful and friendly The rooms are very clean. You even get free movie rental from the reception The on site restaurant is also very nice. A bit dated but food and service is great. My concern is the outlay of the room. It appears... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great motel located close to the beach ,river, parks and both areas of Somerset and Burnie. The motel is older style one but with nice, albeit small, rooms that are clean and well maintained and enough updates not to feel dated. Tariff is quite modest considering the standard of the rooms. Staff and owners are very helpful and friendly.i liked... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here overnight after a weeklong final holiday for myself and my terminally sick wife as part of a "bucket list" holiday for her. Disgusted in the room - bed was so hard and uncomfortable that we got no sleep (rest my wife needed), the bathroom door had to be left closed due to the smell of sewer permeating... More 

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MurchisonLodge, Owner at BEST WESTERN Murchison Lodge, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear of your wife's illness. For this reason, we will refrain from a public response to your concerns. We are reviewing your request for a full refund. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We booked the BW in Burnie only to find it is in the next small town of Somerset. However, it is a motel but OK for a good night sleep, reasonably priced for our trip around Tasmania. Very friendly staff and a beautifully dressed lady on reception. The jetty restaurant attached to the hotel is excellent. Yes would stay there... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I stayed 2 nights at the Best Western Murchison Lodge Motor Inn, Burnie, Tasmania, while on a business trip. The hotel is in a great location - quiet surroundings & outside but not too far from Burnie town centre. It is just 100-mts away from the waterfront. Had 2 dinners & was very satisfied with the meals though the menu... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Murchison Lodge made us welcome and gave us accessible ground floor rooms. Very knowledgeable about interesting places to visit. The restaurant had a good variety of meals and the host has a great sense of humour.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Great place to stay very friendly and accommodating staff loved this hotel restaurant was fantastic and fun most enjoyable stay. Great hosts. Our room had everything you needed showers hot and clean toaster, kettle, microwave, plenty of Tea and Coffee.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Standard motel rooms, clean, comfortable bed, flat screen tv with fox. Free Videos at reception Husband and wife team really friendly. New chef in the attached restaurant serves good selection of food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Murchison Lodge took us in when our pre-booked room at Ocean view motel was double booked. The room was comfortable, quiet and dark at night. Showers were hot and very pleasant. Complete with heater and fan it was a great nights sleep. To top it off they have a restaurant on site and the dinner was very tasty although if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

My Dad & I stayed 2 nights at the Best Western Murchison Lodge. We were only intending on staying one night, but I'm glad we extended it out to two. We had twin single beds. The room and bathroom were clean and tidy, the beds were comfortable. Extra pillows in the wardrobe. A kettle, bar fridge & toaster provided. The... More 

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