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Batman Fawkner Inn

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#22 of 29 hotels in Launceston
Batman Fawkner Inn is a place full of history. The gorgeous, historic hotel was built in 1822 and was where in 1834, the meeting was held which resulted in the settlement of Melbourne. The Batman Fawkner Inn boasts a range of 40 rooms including Family, Queen, Deluxe Twin, Twin and Budget Twin all with private in-room bathrooms. Located in the center of Launceston’s CBD, they are only 5 minutes walk from City Park, 10 minutes to Cataract Gorge and the Tamar River, close to shopping centres and the mall and 10 minutes walk from Aurora Stadium, Tasmania’s home of AFL Football. The hotel has undergone extensive renovations in 2019 under their new ownership and offers the perfect, boutique hotel stay for you to experience the best of what Launceston has to offer. They offer free Wi-Fi in all areas of the hotel which includes in all rooms and on-site laundry facilities are also available as well as a cafe/restaurant next door.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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I stayed one night at budget room with all equipped comforts,including electric kettle, complimentary instant coffee(also decaff.), tea bags, closet for hanging shirts. Bathroom with hot and cold shower is clean, complimentary shampoo and bath gel. Big bed is clean , so are
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The room was tiny and very BASIC. Bathroom was a disgrace. It was so bad I couldn't stay there. I had to book another hotel close by. If you are not interested in any form of quality and position is important this is the place for you. Just make sure you check your room before
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Response from BatmanFawknerInn, Manager at Batman Fawkner Inn
Responded May 5, 2019
Hi! Thanks for staying with us. The room size is dependent on what booked and some rooms aren't as big as others, we apologise if the room you booked wasn't the expected size. We will look into the issue with your bathroom. We are working on a great number of improvements in coming weeks, and we hope to see you again when the work is done. Thanks Jason
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Launceston was almost booked out but we were able to obtain a queen room with en suite for an extremely reasonable price at the BFI. The room was small but had everything we needed. Very well located within walking distance of many restaurants and cafes. No lift but we got
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Response from BatmanFawknerInn, Manager at Batman Fawkner Inn
Responded May 5, 2019
Hi! Thanks for staying with us! We hope to see you again soon. Thanks Jason
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Firstly, this is a budget hotel. It’s fairly basic, but you get a clean bed and bathroom. It’s somewhere to sleep and secure your valuables, so in that way it’s fine. Staff are friendly, which is always nice, and it’s in a great location. I would advise you bring earplugs and an
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Response from BatmanFawknerInn, Manager at Batman Fawkner Inn
Responded May 5, 2019
Hi! Thanks for coming! We're sorry about the noise, and we are looking at ways to mitigate that further as we make some improvements over the next few months. We hope to see you again soon! Thanks Jason
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we ended up staying for 1 night on three separate occasions it was very good accommodation also very central to the restaurants and hotels we had a great time.The rooms were good and it was a very well kept we could not fault it
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$45 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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