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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hosts Shannon & Craig were genuinely nice people and maintain this beautiful establishment really well. We stayed in the William room which was well appointment and had a bit of old world charm to it. They offer you complimentary port & sherry in the lounge area which was a nice touch. They have an honesty system for the purchase... More 

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Bellevue, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

My criteria for a perfect B&B include wonderful hosts, excellent breakfast, ample parking, all ensuite, and well priced. This place has it all, plus a wood burning stove in the guest's living room in the evening, along with free port and cookies. Everything was very clean. Suggestion: you may get a better price by contacting the owners directly.

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking some time out and writing such a lovely review of our Bed and Breakfast, we really appreciate it. It is always good to hear our guests enjoy the log fire in the lounge and delicious breakfast of a morniong. We both hope to see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Our first stop on a trip through Tasmania. We stayed in the William room which was beautiful and spotlessly clean. A great spot to rest after walking through the gorge and cradle mountain. Breakfast was good with lots of selection and probably the best scrambled eggs I've ever had. Although we could connect to wifi it never worked and would... More 

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Sam, thanks for taking some time out of your busy schedule to write a lovely review of Ashton Gate. We enjoyed having you and Ben for the few nights and we are pleased to hear you had a great time. We do take pride in our eggs for breakfast and we are still trying to get the wi fi sorted... More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

After an absence of over 10 years we were keen to go back to launceston and stay at ashton gate. Although this gem of a B&B has new owners it is still delightful. Our bed was very comfortable and our room warm and cosy. The breakfast served was substantial and tasty. No doubt the new owners Shannon and Craig will... More 

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give Ashton Gate Guest House a glowing review. We are enjoying our tree change and we continue to meet amazing people everyday who have wonderful stories to share. Hope to see you again soon. Shannon and Craig More 

Ballarat, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We chose Ashton Gate based on Trip Advisor reviews and we weren't disappointed! From the first phone call with Craig to make our booking, right through to when he and Shannon waved us goodbye from the front steps, our stay was fantastic. The gorgeous old house is beautifully presented and the rooms are elegant, attractive and very comfortable. We chose... More 

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that your time at Ashton Gate was an enjoyable one and we appreciate the kind review you have given our home. It is always a pleasure to host such a wonderful couple who are enjoying the cooler climate change as well. Don't be a stranger. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We were lucky enough to stay for 3 nights in this beautiful, warm, classy B&B in Launceston, The place is very well managed by a lovely couple, Shannon and Craig, which make the most to make you feel at home. Beautiful rooms, lovely lounge room with a warm open fire and a complimentary glass of port or sherry, tea or... More 

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Roberto it was a pleasure to host your group and we appreciate the time you have taken to write such a glowing review of Ashton Gate. It is nice to hear that all the little things we do are appreciated. We both love seeing groups of friends enjoy the spacious comforts that the house has to offer. Craig and I... More 

Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We stayed 3nigths at Ashton Gate, the location is close to the CBD but away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Rooms were comfortable, big and cosy, clean of period charm. We enjoyed the nights around the fireplace with a port or hot drink in hand. The owners Shannan and Craig welcome you with comfort and ease. Very... More 

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Vicky and Paulo for reviewing Ashton Gate Guest House. We are glad to hear that you both enjoyed your stay and it was a pleasure having a chat around the fire of your adventures of Tasmania. We would love to have warm milk out at all times in the dining room, but it is a health hazard having warm... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

A home away from home, Shannon and Craig are lovely hosts. Providing a home cooked breakfast, and home made jams and bread! Central location to the city centre and easy parking if you have a car. Certainly come back here for another visit. Highly recommend

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Amanda for reviewing our beautiful Ashton Gate Guest House. We hope to see you back soon and see some of the upgrades we have made. Safe travels. More 

Foster, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We stayed here for one night in February and loved the location, the lounge room with roaring fire and the comfortable room. The breakfast was great an the hosts were lovely. We highly recommend this property if you are staying in Launceston.

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking some time to write a lovely review of Ashton Gate Guest House in Launceston. We love hearing how our guests enjoyed their stay and the comforts that the property has to offer. Warm regards, Shannon and Craig. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Nice room and great friendly hosts who gave some good advice on things to do in and around Launceston. Brekky was cooked to perfection in the morning and the guest lounge was a nice cosy place to relax and have a nightcap in the evening. Will be back if ever in the area again.

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AshtonGate71, Owner at Ashton Gate Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Stephen for the nice review, we love to hear that our guests enjoy the comforts that Ashton Gate has to offer. The lounge with the fire is a nice place to unwind after a day of sight seeing and why not enjoy a little nightcap before heading to bed. We both wish to see you guys again soon and... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ashton Gate Guest House (b1880), is a beautifully maintained heritage listed Victorian home located just a short stroll from the city centre. All rooms are exquisitely furnished to the period yet feature modern en-suites and bathrooms with quality fittings. A cosy lounge or the spacious private back deck provide ideal retreats for quiet moments with a drink and a book or a convivial meeting place to swap and compare Tasmanian experiences with fellow travellers. A delicious full breakfast, cooked to order with local and home grown produce is served in the breakfast room which overlooks the magnificent oak trees of St Georges Square. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashton Gate Guest House

Address: 32 High St | East Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Price Range: $107 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ashton Gate Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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