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Devonport, Australia
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58 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly helpful greeting. Complimentary newspaper in room and another on departure! Nice quiet location and close to kmart, coles and several other stores. Nicely laid out room with good sized bathroom and kitchenette. Effective heater. What's not to like!

Thank Darryl B
Hobart, Australia
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62 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here with my mum for 2 nights in a 2 bedroom villa. The villa was clean and comfortable. There is a lovely courtyard where we could sit and have a coffee on a nice day. We could spread out through 2 levels. There was heaps of space with a seperate lounge area and dining area. A bonus was... More 

Thank Daisy2972
Launceston, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Great staff, very friendly. Amenities are good also. Biggest downfall though is they DO book sporting teams and the motel is not monitored after 7 or 8. Therefore the noise I have and am experiencing escalates once the motel is unattended. Suggest you ask are there any "teams" there during your proposed booking period.

Thank wwalker64
Melbourne, Australia
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66 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

My wife and I fly to Tassie at least once each year, pick up a hire car from either Hobart or Launceston airport, and scream around (well, old fold folk style :-) for 10 -14 days, revisiting favourite locations and some new ones. We often have one or two family guests with us, sometimes young, sometimes old, and we always... More 

Thank growingold_never13
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25 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in a 3 bed villa. Very comfortable lodgings and perfect as a base for day trips from Launceston. Self contained kitchen was good for self cooked breakfasts and with Coles right across the road very convenient to stock up with fresh bread and milk daily. Very welcoming reception and helpful with any local insight.... More 

Thank monwal
Ollie08, Manager at Elphin Villas, Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It's great to read you found our accommodation warm and inviting, especially now we are well into Winter. We hope to see you again in the near future. More 

Hong Kong, China
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33 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We arrived Launceston at night. Searched from Internet and arrived to the motel. We got a motel suite which is a little bit small. You should book a bigger room if you have more luggage. Bed is comfortable and the room facility is good. Staff is friendly. There is a big shopping center nearby and it operates till late night.

Thank TW H
Ollie08, Manager at Elphin Villas, Motel & Serviced Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we are pleased you enjoyed your short stay. The motels are great for an overnight stay. Our studios are definitely a better option if you require more space and the price difference is very minimal. We hope to see you again when you are next in Launceston. Kind Regards Management. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

This place has a few room options but the 3 bedroom unit we were in had an awful brown and orange colour scheme throughout and felt really outdated. It was pretty funny actually. It was ok for a night, and you wouldn't have to worry about kids running amok - it wasn't overly clean. Great kitchen facilities if you want... More 

Thank itchyfeet1983
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59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

We had trouble finding a place to stay in Launceston as most places were full and chose Elphin because it offered self-contained accomodation at a mid range price and was not too far from the city centre. The staff were friendly and helpful. The apartment had everything we needed and was clean. It had more rooms than we needed but... More 

Thank luxtraveller88
Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Just an overnight stay with my Mum while I was on a work trip - great location near the river if you like a walk or right next to a shopping centre if you need supplies. Not a brand new place but nice and roomy and clean - everything you need for an overnight or a week long stay. Very... More 

Thank JenelleSchultz
Adelaide, Australia
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63 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a three bedroom apartment which was neat, clean and spacious. Good bathroom with a spa bath as well, and the kitchen, dining and lounge areas were all very usable for a family of four. Location wise it's great - an easy walk from City Park and central Launceston. As other reviewers have indicated, there is a Coles... More 

Thank Adel-Traveller
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elphin Villas Motel and Serviced Apartments is in a quiet location and a 10 minute stroll to the city centre. The well appointed 1, 2 and 3 bedroom self-contained villas are spacious and full of natural light, some with two bathrooms, some with full-size spa bath and all with their own private courtyard. Our 1 and 2 bedroom studio units have a kitchenette, lounge/dining area with ground floor units opening onto a restful barbeque and lawn area. The Tuscan style motel suites are well appointed with refrigerator, microwave, kettle, toaster and kettle. All rooms are non-smoking and air conditioned. Free Wi-Fi and free off street parking at your front door is provided to all guests. Adjacent to the villas is the Coles/Kmart shopping centre and KFM Gym. 10% discount vouchers for local restaurants along with charge back facilities is also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elphin Villas, Motel & Serviced Apartments

Address: 29A Elphin Rd | Racecourse Crescent, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range: $81 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Elphin Villas, Motel & Serviced Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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Elphin Villas, Motel & Serviced Apartments Launceston, Tasmania
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