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Arthouse Hostel

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“dorm room”(6 reviews)
“free wifi”(13 reviews)
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most of the reviews here mention how beautiful the building is. This is undeniable. Parts of Tasmania seem like the typical travellers image of Australia, with its lean, green plains and crisp, quiet air, and the hostel fitted into this aesthetic perfectly. But there was...More

Thank Miri H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This charming little hostel, filled with larger than life characters, will please the whole gang. This is a delightful woodland stop with many great times had. Clean rooms, clean beds, with staff catering to your every whim. Bon Appetit!

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We had a large group of mostly young people participating in a sports event so we booked the whole hostel for the weekend. Pete and Tegan couldn't have been more accommodating. Hostel itself is heritage-listed and is certainly quaint and full of character but the...More

Thank Lorna72135
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the Arthouse for 7 nights and really enjoyed my time there. The kitchen and bathroom facilities are great, it is within walking distance to the city centre, and there is parking available on the street. The pricing was extremely reasonable too, with a...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is the only hostel in the area so if you are looking for cheap, this is it. The building is very old, not maintained and falling apart. All the furniture is very tattered and dirty, desperately needs to be replaced. The whole building is...More

Thank Melina M
Response from deputypete, Owner at Arthouse HostelResponded 12 July 2017

We are in a heritage building that needs and receives continued upkeep. That part is true, the rest an exaggeration. And during summer, particularly the end of summer, we sometimes fall behind. BUT, every room has heaters and if they are not enough we add...More

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US$19 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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sumyatsmwy
16 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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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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