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Tidal Waters Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   1 Quail St, St Helens, Tasmania 7216, Australia (Formerly Doherty St Helens Resort)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ulverstone tAS
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow we loved this Resort.From the moment we checked in until we checked out the next day we were blown away.The service was impeccable.We had a beautiful spa suite over looking the bay with a great private balcony with table and chairs.The bed was a king size the room was the same. Furnished very tastefully as well.The spa was big... More

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This particular hotel may have been a lovely family resort in the 1990's, but it now resembles a dated, dirty, horribly over priced dump. The decor is dated early 90's with plenty of dirt to go with it. The walls and doors are filty and desperately need a wash. There is cob webs hanging from ceiling. The bathroom floor is... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This was the first place we stayed in on our 2nd trip to Tasmania. The reception was very classy and we were warmly welcomed. The room was comfortable, nicely supplied with usual provisions, very nice bathroom with a spa. The only thing we could fault was the mattress on the bed was a bit too soft for us, a bit... More

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Sydney, Australia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
24 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Checked in last minute at 6pm and it was like a ghost town resort, a bit creepy even as there was NO ONE about. Front reception empty. Saw sign to say if reception empty go to bar. Went to bar and found ONE young lady working there. No one in bar or restaurant. Room was $160 or $200 for water... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

Lovely location overlooking the bay, but otherwise fairly average room and restaurant. The garden at the front of the hotel is lovely. There are not many options for hotels in St Helens, so you may well end up here like us.

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

While not a new property - Our room was immaculate and spacious with beautiful views across the tidal waters. Appears to have been recently painted and carpeted throughout. Minibar fridge was empty and very handy to stash some supplies in. King size bed yeah - luckily was not one of the usual joined together singles. Shops and eateries a short... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The poor staff are obviously run off their feet having to race between the bar and the front desk, but they were very friendly and gracious. The WiFi does not extend past the 1st sitting area outside reception (so no WiFi in the rooms at all). If you do make use of the WiFi in that area, it's going to... More

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Sydney, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We spent one night during Easter at the hotel! Best hotel in St. Helens The rooms are big nice and clean! Clean bathrooms Great location in a beautiful town On the east coast of Tasmania. I can recommend this hotel, no wifi but parking on site . The hotel has restaurant but can't recommend it!

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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Only place we could find with a vacancy. After reading reviews I knew it would not be the best. Reviews are right. Overpriced ,hallways very loud with squeaky floors. Staff were very polite, and only a short stroll to shops,restaurants and cafes. Worth $120 a night not $190.

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Sydney, Australia
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63 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This looked the best option for St. Helens after driving around looking for accommodation late in the afternoon. We baulked at the $220 room price... but maybe we were in for something special? Not really! To get to the room was a little tricky. From the reception area it was a drive around the carpark and then a hike with... More

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Address: 1 Quail St, St Helens, Tasmania 7216, Australia (Formerly Doherty St Helens Resort)
Location: Australia > Tasmania > St Helens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Tidal Waters Resort 4*
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