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    Arthouse Hostel

    20 Lindsay Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good43%
    • Average19%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
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    “art house” (32 reviews)
    “dorm room” (6 reviews)
    “free wifi” (13 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    31 - 35 of 134 reviews

    Reviewed 27 January 2016

    +Friendly staff +Location OK, supermarket close by +Very nice, well maintained old house with a good atmosphere +Private room was also very nice and spacious enough +Big kitchen with everything you need +Free WiFi Overall, really enjoyed the stay and I would definitely recommend it...More

    Thank sbch1
    Response from deputypete, Owner at Arthouse HostelResponded 3 February 2016

    Thanks for the great rating and review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you enjoyed Tassie overall.

    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    We stayed here for two nights while preparing to hike the Overland Track. The price was right and service was good. Rooms were iffy......when we arrived and pulled down the covers on the twin bed, we found hairs on the sheets. They were promptly changed,...More

    Thank phatty42
    Response from deputypete, Owner at Arthouse HostelResponded 10 January 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to rate and review us. Sorry again for the hairs. I assure you they were clean, but we are more than happy to change them and speak to housekeeping.

    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    The location of this hostel seems OK near the centre. The building looks nice and inside you get a nice hostel, backpackers, feel. So together with a good review in the Rough guide we wanted to stay here. The host however did not (seem to)...More

    2  Thank TurboN
    Response from deputypete, Owner at Arthouse HostelResponded 10 January 2016

    We are an adult backpacker hostel. We cannot have small children stay with us. There are many reasons for this. Most important, our hostel is set up for adult safety, not child safety. Our website and all online booking streams clearly state that we are...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    It was only $69 a room but I still don't reckon it's good value. We paid $100 for a B&B in Smithton and it was a luxury room with breakfast - no comparison. Rooms are very bare, the place is falling apart, all the communal...More

    2  Thank Mark0vski
    Response from deputypete, Owner at Arthouse HostelResponded 10 January 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. It would have been helpful if you voiced any of these thoughts to the hostel staff. We recommend that anyone who usually stays in hotels and B&B's should not stay in backpacker hostels, or at least...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2015

    Highly recommended to all travellers. Best and friendliest service in Launceston. Pete came in at 8:30pm to book me a room even when COB is at 7pm. The place is neat close to many amenities. Spacious room, even for 8ppl

    Thank Kon S
    Response from deputypete, Owner at Arthouse HostelResponded 10 January 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to identify me and my effort personally. It is very much appreciated, as well as the great rating. Cheers, Pete

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    • USD 21 - USD 53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Tasmania >
    • Launceston
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    • Arthouse Hostel Launceston, Tasmania
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    Questions & Answers
    sumyatsmwy
    17 December 2016|
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    Response from Lizzy T | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think so. I remember walking for ages on the deserted streets to get to the hostel from the city centre.
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    Theo B
    24 October 2015|
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    Response from mhiddens |
    Hi, we stayed here about a year ago. Probs not the best neighbourhood to leave your bikes unattended. Not necessarily a 'dnagerous' area, just not somewhere I would leave my car unlocked with my back turned! lol In fact... More
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    "I believe they charge for extra blankets in peak season so bring your sleeping bag!"
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    "If you need a good nights sleep ot you are a light sleeper maybe rooms facing the back are your best bet."
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    "Try choosing a room in another hotel."
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    "Read the review - The 3rd floor had a pretty cool little view looking over the small older houses of..."
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