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The Racecourse Inn

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
4 Star Hotel
The Racecourse Inn offers stylish accommodation, together with warm, country hospitality in a heritage listed Georgian former coaching inn, in historic Longford, one of Tasmania's oldest villages. This beautifully restored building was originally named the “Northern Hotel”, and...
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114 Marlborough St, Longford, Tasmania 7301, Australia
10.3 km to Launceston Airport View nearby attractions and restaurants
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot recommend this accommodation highly enough. I was travelling with my 90 year old uncle who has lived in the UK for over 50 years and had never been to Tasmania. He lived Woolmers and Brickendon and then we arrived at Racecourse Inn to...More

Thank margjolly
Response from Annabelle S, Owner at The Racecourse InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Margaret, Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was such a pleasure to have you both to stay, and to meet Clive, who is an inspiration at 90, and who was obviously having a lovely time travelling with you. I'm so pleased...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

I spent two nights at this B&B over Easter. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and my room was lovely with wonderful homely touches. Lovely breakfasts and very welcoming hosts. Longford is a very central place to stay and was easy to reach Evandale, Brickendon, Woolsley,...More

Thank Edwina1187
Response from Annabelle S, Owner at The Racecourse InnResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Edwina, Thank you so much for your lovely review and I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay her over Easter. As you mentioned, Longford is very central for exploring the northern midlands and only 20 minutes from Launceston. I hope you had a...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 nights in this delightful B & B - 29/3/18 - 1/4/18. After 3 weeks travelling around Tasmania this was, without a doubt, the best place we stayed. The historic inn is beautifully and comfortably decorated with many extra thoughtful touches - hot...More

Thank juliawells
Response from Annabelle S, Owner at The Racecourse InnResponded 6 April 2018

Dear Julia, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review and for your warm and generous comments. It was a real pleasure to have you both to stay and we both very much enjoyed chatting with you over the three days...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

What a find this was. An historic house, nicely refurbished with many sensitively thought through touches. We stayed in Room 1 which has some period furnishings but more importantly had everything we wanted for a night’s stay and left us wishing we were staying longer....More

Thank Andrew M
Response from Annabelle S, Owner at The Racecourse InnResponded 19 March 2018

Dear Andrew M, Thank you very much for your delightful review of The Racecourse Inn. I'm thrilled that you enjoyed your stay so much and found the room comfortable, and especially pleased that you enjoyed Richard's cooked breakfast. We are so fortunate to have access...More

Reviewed 1 March 2018

The historic Racecourse Inn has been restored to a very high standard. Our hosts were very welcoming. The rooms are spacious and dressed with period furniture. Breakfast was magnificent in the vaulted ceiling dinning room. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would recommend this property...More

Thank lemo2013
Response from Annabelle S, Owner at The Racecourse InnResponded 2 March 2018

Dear lemo2013, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on TripAdvisor, and we're very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at The Racecourse Innand appreciate your kind recommendation. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in Tasmania. Kind regards, Annabelle...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 123 - USD 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 123 - USD 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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"All rooms are excellent"
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"Upstairs rooms have steep staircase - ask for ground floor if you have bad knees etc"
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"Room 3 is spacious and quiet (double glazing on Windows)"
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"Stay on the ground floor if you have trouble with stairs. Even road facing rooms would get minimal traffic..."
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