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    Tourist's Rest

    Leichhardt St, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 860, Australia
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    Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

    This is hands down the worst backpackers I have ever stayed in. I have never experienced something so dirty in my life!! Cockroaches everywhere you go which I get it's the outback and there are bugs but these are from the dirtiness around. The front...More

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    Reviewed October 6, 2016

    I stayed at Tourist's Rest one night and it was excellent. After long drive in thru the Outback I got to Tennant Creek quite tired and all I need was a nice place to stay and I got it. The owner Tony is a very...More

    2  Thank metal6666
    Reviewed September 11, 2016

    Nothing flash about the place but toilets and showers were reasonably clean . The place is old and faded but it has character, Never saw any cockroaches ,but then I wasn't looking for them either. Its quiet comfortable and cheap with free WIFI

    1  Thank wanderer679
    Reviewed February 24, 2016

    No cockroaches that I saw, either in the room, the shower or in the kitchen. Must have dealt with them. The owner? manager? was not drunk or rude, and made an effort to be helpful. There where some issues. It is not exactly the Ritz...More

    1  Thank 7s5lx
    Reviewed October 10, 2015

    Yes it was cheap and it could be a nice place but it was just so disgustingly dirty. We are both people who love a good shower at night but we deliberately abstained from one. There were cockroaches all over the place and dirt around...More

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    • Tennant Creek
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    "Drive 1 hour south of Tennant Creek and stay at the WAUCHOPE HOTEL instead. It's PUBLIC toilets were..."
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