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    Backpackers Imperial Hotel

    138 Collins St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
    011 61 3 6417 0115
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 171 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    All staff are Chinese. They are despondent, non-communicative unhelpful, thoughtless, tactless, uncaring, lazy, nasty and very rude. The facilities are poor to very bad. The WiFi is terrible, you must reconnect to the WiFi every hour with a new code. The WiFi is extremely slow....More

    1  Thank stephenlawson1969
    Response from Imperial B, Owner at Backpackers Imperial HotelResponded 1 week ago

    This person was evicted. Regards, Backpackers Imperial Hotel

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    I stayed in a very roomy and comfortable queen room over the Dark Mofo long weekend. The in-room heater kept the room nice and toasty, and the bed and pillows were super comfortable. There was even a fireplace next to our bed (it didn't work,...More

    1  Thank Christine A
    Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

    I just needed a night before my tour started and I wanted a single room. Great location in the cbd. Receptionist very friendly and helpful. The place is falling apart though. No lift, if you have heavy luggage good luck. Outside the rooms there's no...More

    Thank LucaGua85
    Response from Imperial B, Manager at Backpackers Imperial HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Luca, Thank you for your feedback. Thank you for having enjoyed our location and service. We have four bathrooms/toliets on your level. We have done some renovation so now they should be super cleaned. We hope to see you again in the near furture....More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    First, the location is excellent. However, the receptionists, especially during the morning, are always not there, even if it is after 8a.m. There are often a notice regarding "will be back in 5 minutes", but please, whoever read that, don't take it seriously, the receptionist...More

    Thank bsbkty
    Reviewed 28 July 2017

    I feel warm in the room and lounge during the winter. I feel comfortable and can chat with roommates here. Nice people working at reception. The wifi is unstable and needs voucher. But sometimes it disconnects and need to enter new voucher codes. Voucher codes...More

    Thank Li Z
    Response from Imperial B, Manager at Backpackers Imperial HotelResponded 31 July 2017

    Dear LI, Thanks very much for your kind comment. We will give you vouchers with a large amount of data next time. :) Kind regards, Backpackers Imperial Hotel

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    There is a Woolworth car parking area which is quite reasonable.
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