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Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room was large and comfortable but very much in need of renovation, particularly the bathroom. On Friday and Saturday nights there was a lot of street noise and people talking in loud voices. If we had brought ear plugs it wouldn't have been a problem but we were frequently woken by the sound of trucks, sirens and voices outside....

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UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 days in Hobart for a wedding - perfect location ,rooms very clean and staff helpful and friendly .This is a boutique or budget hotel so don't expect 5 star but it offers an amazing location .I would certainly recommend this hotel for staying in Hobart if you are prepared to forego zircon and room service .Great...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

All the furniture in the room is worn and old - broken sofa, short bed and very old desk.The room needs urgent renovations and repairs Bathroom has been renovated. Hotel staff are friendly. Fantastic location and you can walk to everywhere in CBD.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Its a good solid pub atmosphere, friendly helpful staff, great bar area and both loacls and staff are happy to chat. My room was perfect, bed was one of the best in a long time, plenty of room to move around the room itself and spread out luggage etc. Both bathroom and bedroom were immaculately clean, good selection of toiletries,...

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Hawley Beach, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We stayed at the Welcome Stranger over the Toy Run weekend. They were very good. We enjoyed their meals and the cleanliness of their rooms.We are booking again for next year. Well done Welcome Stranger....

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Thank Snarey
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Got all dolled up and pretty to play some clasic pool, googled in advance, openin hours stated until 12am we could play with those coloured balls. Yet. YET. Upon arrival ( as welcoming strangers, i might add) we were told WE GON CLOSE AT 10PM SORRY *it was 9:49* Heartbreak. Our souls shattered. Our pool playin had a time limit....

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Just called in for a meal, been back twice since. Staff very friendly, meals were very good and priced right. Noticed how helpful both staff and patrons were if a question was asked. Children were catered for with a lounge area and everyone seemed to look out for them.

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Blacktown, Australia
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We stayed at this old hotel ( going on for 200 years old ) for 3 nights and had a terrific time.The food was unbelievable and extremely well priced,a good select of beer and nice atmosphere.The rooms were clean and tidy ( if there is one drawback,it is that there is no lift and carting luggage up one or two...

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Devonport, Australia
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Just this review to re endorse this lovely and friendly hotel. Warm welcome, very safe and clean, fridge in room, windows that open, clean and comfy. My partner loved the new towels. Soaps and shampoos provided, parking at the back. Minutes walk from Salamanca and very close to CBD, it's really in CBD come to think of it. Simple and...

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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We booked in here for an overnight stay with a need for a car parking space as well. While it is a slightly bit worse for wear in the decor department and amenities ( very dated looks and in need of a revamp, plus the shower was the most touchiest one I have ever encountered! ) it was also very...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Welcome Stranger Hotel offers affordable en-suite and budget accommodation in Hobarts city centre.The rooms are very clean and comfortable with colour television, phone, tea and coffee facilities, refrigerator, and secure off street parking.The Welcome Stranger Hotel has Wood fired Pizzas, gaming room and eight ball in a comfortable lounge bar, with a warm friendly atmosphere.The Welcome Stranger Hotel is situated directly opposite St Davids Park, Salamanca Place - the home of the famous Salamanca Market every Saturday, and to many galleries, curio shops and restaurants.Its a short stroll to historic Battery Point and Hobarts docks and waterfront where theres great cafes, restaurants, nightclubs and the opportunity to book a cruise on the Derwent River; cruise up the river to Cadburys chocolate factory or Morilla Estate for some wine and beer tasting, or down the river to Peppermint Bay or Port Arthur, or a cruise in the harbour. The city shops, cinemas, museums and library are also just a short walk away.All together a very practical and convenient place to stay while in Hobart. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Welcome Stranger Hotel

Address: 58 Harrington St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Greater Hobart > Hobart
Price Range: RM353 - RM531 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Welcome Stranger Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Bring some ear plugs”
 of 5 bubbles kaarenw2015, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Nothing too much for staff.clean and roomy.”
 of 5 bubbles Jenbmw51, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I think all the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles ronh776, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All room are inviting, but number 5 is opposite the stairs to down stairs”
 of 5 bubbles PhillK642, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room facing the car park for quietness.”
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