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Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

Wow what a great place. Clean, well maintained and great service. Best place to stay in Tasmania. Located in the Main Street is close to everything. Breakfast was excellent. Great price. Staff were more that pleasant and very helpful. I will be back

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Thank Joeyd1976
Michael416, Owner at Foxhunters Return, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of your visit to Foxhunters Return in November last year. We would like to advise TripAdvisor members that we no longer offer accommodation at Foxhunters but that our heritage bookshop, The Book Cellar, is open seven days a week in the convict built cellars under the property. More 

Cairns Region, Australia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed June 19, 2015

This was a delightful stop on our way to Hobart. My sister and I browsed through the books, drank wonderful coffee and admired the old building. The proprietor was friendly and helpful when asked about a book. The best coffee maker!

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Thank sue f
Warwick, Australia
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2015

Rom was very comfy warm and had a juice historic feeling, was hoping for ghostly visits but sadly none. Ok breakfast. Interesting tour of the buildings and fantastic bookshop in the cellar, recommend a stopover here, o and great lolly shop up the street

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Thank Tabitha M
South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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22 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed January 23, 2015

This is our second visit here and this time we brought friends with us. We really enjoyed the charm of the property and the friendliness of the staff. I felt like I was taken back in history in a modern way. Breakfast was lovely and served in a beautiful front room. Our friends enjoyed the tour of the place and... More 

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Thank Lynnie D
Michael416, Owner at Foxhunters Return, responded to this review

Thanks for your review.... it's a real treat when guest who have enjoyed staying with us return and bring their friends to also enjoy the great experience that Foxhunters offers. More 

Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed January 12, 2015

Our three night stay at the Foxhunters Return was very pleasant, and Michael the host was especially welcoming and friendly. Each morning, after a delicious continental breakfast in the charming front room, we would head off to tour the local area - it was always nice to return to our comfy room at the inn after a busy day. At... More 

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Tasmania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2014

I've stayed here a couple of times when having business meetings over a couple of days at Campbell Town. First off it is very easy to locate and access is easy. Convenient off road parking. Friendly welcome and information provided about the area. You will need to grab an evening meal at one of the eateries a short walk away... More 

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Thank Moonrock1962
Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed July 8, 2014

Stayed here one night and really enjoyed being there . The room was comfortable and the shower great. The breakfast was sufficient but having the open fire while you drank coffee and ate croissants was a real delight . The tour that goes with the cost of your stay is well worth it .

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Thank sallyearl
Perth
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80 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed May 29, 2014

We called in off the street on the chance of a vacancy and were fortunate. We ended up spending 3 nights here. Had a fantastic room on the first floor with separate entry, bathroom and a huge bedroom. All was well furnished and very comfortable. The host (Michael) was very friendly and provided a historical tour of the property providing... More 

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Thank Stuart S
Thirroul, Australia
1 review
Reviewed February 15, 2014

We loved the property and the welcome was good. But, We were late for breakfast... FYI it's between 7.30 and 8.30, but not in the welcoming manual. The lady serving us made it very clear it was inconvenient (we got there at 8.30) to have us. We did have breakfast and we were told to leave the key in the... More 

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Thank Odette2014
Michael416, Owner at Foxhunters Return, responded to this review

I apologize for what you took to be "attitude" from as staff member when you missed the breakfast service. That you felt you were receiving attitude is a major concern whether it was intended or not. Either way It was inappropriate and I have spoken to the staff member about it. To correct you on one point our guest compendium... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 25, 2014

Staying in the comfortable accommodation at Fox Hunters Return, where some of the buildings are convict-built, was a treat at the end of our families trip around Tasmania. After spending some of our trip sleeping in tents, we loved the comfortable beds and bathroom, the generous breakfast with fresh fruit muffins and the short tour of the buildings. Friendly hosts.... More 

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Michael416, Owner at Foxhunters Return, responded to this review

Thanks for the advice to potential guests about arriving early to ensure they get plenty of time to spend in our wonderful bookshop - The Book Cellar. The hard work of creating a fabulous bookshop from scratch in the old convict cellars under Foxhunters is rewarded every time someone exclaims "Wow" as they enter and take in this wonderful space... More 

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  • Wheelchair access
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Additional Information about Foxhunters Return

Address: 132 High St, Campbell Town, Tasmania 7210, Australia
Location: Australia > Tasmania > Campbell Town
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Foxhunters Return Campbell Town, Tasmania
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“eateries close down around 8:00pm in Campbell Town so if arriving a little late make sure you get something to eat first.”
 of 5 bubbles Moonrock1962, Jul 25, 2014 | Read review
“The cooks quarters were up a staircase (steep and skinny as was the fashion) so light/small luggage is definately recommended for that room!”
 of 5 bubbles 988julier, Jan 8, 2014 | Read review
“The queen size room has the wood heater and is on ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles miekesfinds, Jul 21, 2013 | Read review
“Room 1 is quaint and a trip back in time.”
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“old kitchen very quiet and spacious”
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