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Motel 429

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at this motel for a week whilst holidaying in Tasmania. Rooms are fully renovated. It is practical with a small kitchenette, microwave, mini bar fridge, plenty of storage areas, Samsung TV with DVD player etc. Tastefully decorated. Good Actil towels. Wrest Point Casino is a short walk across the street. There are a variety of cafes, restaurants, banks, Coles,...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for a conference at Wrestpoint, had the 3 br. Apartment (actually at 425 Sandy Bay Rd). Full kitchen, dinette, washer, living room. Beds were comfortable, but back bedroom could use a space heater (got chilly at night). The front room is kinda noisy because of the road, but you also have an amazing view of the river....

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Jimboomba, Australia
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights. It was close to the Wrest Point casino. The rooms don't have a wiew of the bay as I thought. The room is clean and comfortable. The motel is not to far from the city. $12-$15 in a cab will get you into the city or there is a bus stop...

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Reviewed March 8, 2017

Nice welcome,big room with the Queen Mary2 sailing down the Derwent when we opened the blinds.Locality is spot on,we even walked back from the city(then again we are Queenslanders).A cooked breakfast option would be nice.

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Dubbo, Australia
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Friendly and helpful staff. Rooms are a reasonable size and clean and tidy. Cleaning staff are also friendly. Bus stop close by to get to city and Salamanca markets. We also discovered the Riverview snack bar at the casino. Cheap eats with a view within walking distance. Downfall was the hard bed. View not bad.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Shacked up here at 429. Good facilities and fairly central to everything. Our room is good however the bed is hard and we wake up with a sore back. Shower is great. Wash basin is small. Kitchen is fine. There is a view out over the harbour and up go Mount Wellington. We would stay here again.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed February 28, 2017

My room was booked by a travel consultant as part of a prize. It was sold as water view luxury room. I was disappointed when I got to the room as it was not luxurious and at $200 per night for a single room, I thought it was hefty even for Hobart. I found the room noisy. The parking was...

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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at a self contained room with Kitchenette on the 3rd floor. The room was surprising new and clean, so as the bathroom facilities. Could enjoy a little sea view from our room. Though the motel is by road side, it wasn't noisy as the traffic wasn't too heavy anyway. Location is convenient, only 5 min drive from Salamanca...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We had a good couple of nights here. Plenty of parking available and very close to Wrest Point. The TV channel/webcam with waterviews was a nice touch for a room without one. We had the Queen Room and it seemed recently refurbished and was very clean. I liked the breakfast bar along the window. Great spot for a tea first...

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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

We Stayed twice a week apart. Modern, clean with crisp white sheets and fluffy doona very comfortable. Reef fish restaurant a short walk away. We used the kitchenette on our second stay. The staff very helpful. Reasonable tariff. Laundry. What can I say we came back

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Motel 429, located 42.9 Degrees South and perfectly positioned on the waterfront in beautiful Sandy Bay.Centrally located amongst some of Tasmania's fine Southern attractions, opposite the entertainment and restaurants of Wrest Point Casino. Offering a variety of deluxe queen rooms and deluxe self contained rooms. Free and ample parking. Overlooking the pictureque River Derwent. Free parking on site. Free WIFI. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 429

Address: 429 Sandy Bay Rd | Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Hobart
Price Range: $104 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Motel 429 4*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
429 Hotel Sandy Bay
Motel 429 Hobart, Tasmania
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Hobart
#16 Luxury Hotel in Hobart
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“Bay facing on level 3”
brianlR7983WC, Mar 8, 2017 | Read review
“Please pick a room away from the road as it is pretty noisy early in the morning.”
GaddyPatsy, Feb 28, 2017 | Read review
“Quiet from road noise”
687MICHELLES, Nov 14, 2016 | Read review
“Bay views are more expensive”
lyndalb2013, Sep 12, 2016 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms on upper floors are larger and offer views. But ground floor queen rooms are still nice and modern looking.”
troyp617, Jun 20, 2016 | Read review
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