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Waratah on York

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“four poster bed”(8 reviews)
“honeymoon suite”(5 reviews)
“spa bath”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsfour poster bedhoneymoon suitespa bathvictorian feelold worldvictorian stylecooked breakfaststeep drivewaydouble showertamar riverwifi is freemodern conveniencesold buildingoverlooking launcestonoff street parkingsmall balconystayed two nights
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the second time we have stayed here on room 5 with the king bed and spa in the sunroom. The room is spacious and the view across the city is amazing. Good value for a room with a spa with breakfast included in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay here. It was a beautiful old building with lots of period features. Comfy room with lots of space. The accommodation is on the side of a steep hill but the view is spoilt a bit by the newer motel built out...More

Thank Wendy W
Response from ClareF727, Manager at Waratah on YorkResponded 6 days ago

Hi Wendy, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review of your stay. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time here and found the location and space to your liking. Thank you also for the feedback regarding our breakfast times, we...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Waratah on York. Spa overlooking Launceston city was a lovely bit of luxury and perfect for unwinding after long days sightseeing. Bed was firm but comfortable, fresh cooked breakfast each morning was really nice. All in all a good experience...More

Thank DesmondCT
Response from Clare F, Owner at Waratah on YorkResponded 3 August 2018

Hi Desmond C T, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review your review of Waratah on York. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time here and got use out of the spa in your room. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018

Very pleasant, helpful staff. The room is in need of some TLC to make it the perfect colonial room. However the room is very large, comfortable 4 poster bed and a perfectly positioned spa bath in a west facing sun room. WiFi is free with...More

Thank grstoward
Response from Clare F, Owner at Waratah on YorkResponded 28 July 2018

Hi grstoward, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for Waratah on York. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time here. We'd like to take a moment to introduce ourselves as the new owners as of Jul 2018, and...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely decor heritage furniture. Really charming. Big spa bath fitted two comfortable. Gorgeous four poster bed. Quite and close to CBD. Parking would be difficult for people with mobility issues along with the entrance. Breakfast was yummy. Will definitely stay again.More

Thank Catherine B
Response from Clare F, Owner at Waratah on YorkResponded 28 July 2018

Good afternoon Catherine B, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for Waratah on York. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time here and took advantage of the luxe spa bath. Please rest assured that any potential guests with...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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USD 69 - USD 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Waratah On York Launceston, Tasmania
Waratah On York Hotel Launceston
Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
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Dining (4)
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"Spa room facing west"
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"Old building , but very well fitted out."
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"Treat yourself to the honeymoon suite - spa with a view"
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"Beautiful views, close to town, great atmosphere."
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