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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Conveniently located near town center close to tourist info center, library and post office. Also a short walk through City Park brings you to bottleshop and Coles for all your needs. On-site laundry and sizeable kitchen are pluses. 2 bunk dorms are fine if you are only occupant but a tight squeeze for two. Nice hot showers. The staff are...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights to kick off our Tassie adventure. Room was really spacious and comfortable. If you are staying when the nightclub is operating then get one of the king rooms at the front as we could barely hear the music (and not at all if you put the aircon onto fan). Easy walk to the centre of...

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Berri, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Batman Fawkner for 2 nights in a family room on our recent visit to Launceston. The room was big, bright, tastefully furnished, with plenty of fresh air via it's 3 windows. At $58/night through Agoda, we thought our room was fantastic value, with a double bed + single bed, ensuite, tv, friedge, aircon, tea/coffee etc etc....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building looks lovely from the outside as it has been renovated. It's in a great position and Emma at reception was friendly and very helpful. Good large kitchen downstairs. Unfortunately that was all the good news. The room was old and smelly. There was limited parking for the hotel so if you didn't get a car space you had...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's on Cameron st, Launceston. Hostel has nice and friendly staff, they're very helpful too. I rent a two bed room. The room a little bit too small as the bunk bed seems taking all of space. But it has ensuite, toilet, big shower and basin. The bunk bed is so squeaky as well, which made noise when a person...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very comfortable stay here for a very affordable price! Room was clean and spacious. Clean sheets and TV and informative brochures about Launceston. Very happy to have stayed here as we were doing a long drive the next morning and had a good rest.

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful heritage facade and easy to locate on Cameron Street but watch the one-way streets in the area. Limited parking at the front for taxis etc - some private car parking at the back. Quite a distance from a major supermarket for those self-catering but worth the longish walk. Lots of eateries around. Rooms were clean, comfortable and adequate size...

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BatmanFawknerInn, Front Office at Batman Fawkner Inn, responded to this review

Dear Judy, Thank you for choosing to stay with the Batman Fawkner Inn, and for taking the time to leave a comprehensive review. We are pleased we could provide you with a clean, comfortable accommodation within central Launceston, which you found to be of good value. There are two major supermarkets that take, on average, ten minutes to walk to...

Clontarf, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a night here before walking the Overland Track. It's cheap, clean, neat, tidy, & a good communal kitchen. It's an old building but very well kept. Very well located in the city, close to the main shops. A beautiful park down the road. Restaurants and cafes close by.

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BatmanFawknerInn, Front Office at Batman Fawkner Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sarina, Thank you for your recent stay in our dormitory accommodation and for taking the time to leave this review. We are pleased we could provide you with clean, cheap accommodation and that you could make the most of our communal facilities. We hope that you enjoy the rest of your time in Tasmania and hope to see you...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a place to stay with minimum budget, here it is. Staff is not especially friendly. The room is tiny but clean. Accessible to the main streets in Launceston. Don't expect too much then you won't be disappointed.

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BatmanFawknerInn, Front Office at Batman Fawkner Inn, responded to this review

Dear Timmy, With both dormitory and hotel accommodation, and a commitment to continuous improvement and excellent value for money, we aim to provide the best option for those traveling on a budget in Launceston. We are pleased that this proved to be your experience with our hotel. We hope to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service and the location is very accessible and convenient for visiting nearby tourist attractions. The club below does produce some noise during the night and the beds aren't the most comfortable. The door of the bathroom was not so practical as it is a sliding door that leaves a gap on either side of it. There is also a...

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BatmanFawknerInn, Front Office at Batman Fawkner Inn, responded to this review

Dear Dorcas, Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to leave this review. We are pleased we could provide you with great service, and that you could make the most of our communal kitchen and dining area. Thank you for your feedback in regards to the bathroom door. We believe sliding doors to be the most...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Batman Fawkner Inn is a place full of history. This lovely historical building was built back in 1824 and was where a meeting was held which resulted in the settlement of Melbourne. The Batman Fawkner Inn boasts a range of 40 rooms including Family, King, Queen, Double, Twin, and Backpacker all with private in-room bathrooms. All rooms (excluding backpacker) have in-room Reverse cycle Air Conditioners, Digital TV, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities & Fridges. Backpacker rooms have in-room heating, ensuites bathrooms and are bunk style accommodation. Situated in the centre of Launceston's CBD, we are only 5 minutes from City Park, 10 minutes to Cataract Gorge/Tamar River and close to shopping centre's and malls. We are also only 10 minutes walk from Aurora Stadium, Tasmania's home of AFL Football. The hotel has undergone extensive renovations in 2014 with some major upgrades and we are proud to announce that we are under new management as of November 2014. We offer free Wi-Fi internet (limits apply and additional can be purchase) in all areas of the hotel which includes in all rooms. On-Site Laundry Facilities are also available. We have a large Common Room/Lounge which has a kitchen (Oven, Stove, Microwave, Fridge & Preparation Area), lounge & wide-screen TV, 8-Ball table, large dining table and vending machines. Management and Staff look forward to having you stay next time you visit Launceston. ... more   less 

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Address: 35-39 Cameron St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range: $33 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Batman Fawkner Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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“King room at the front has nice views over the church grounds”
 of 5 bubbles dalemcd0nald, 2 days ago | Read review
“Two storeys - no rooms (as far as I'm aware) on the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles 519judyh, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“We had a room near us where they were having a party with loud music. Not much you can do.”
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  • the shared 4 bed bunk room
  • 4 bed Bunkroom with separate bathroom ensuite
 of 5 bubbles SarinaT_12, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Room at the front would be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles northalaskachris, Nov 3, 2016 | Read review
“Street rooms on a Friday and Saturday night are away from the nightclub so a bit quieter”
 of 5 bubbles happydays36516, Jul 20, 2016 | Read review
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