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Batman Fawkner Inn

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Batman Fawkner Inn is a place full of history. This lovely historical building was built back in 1824 and was where a meeting was held which resulted in the settlement of Melbourne. The Batman Fawkner Inn boasts a range of 40 rooms including Family, King, Queen, Double, Twin, and Backpacker all with private in-room bathrooms. All rooms (excluding backpacker) have in-room Reverse cycle Air Conditioners, Digital TV, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities & Fridges. Backpacker rooms have in-room heating, ensuites bathrooms and are bunk style accommodation. Situated in the centre of Launceston's CBD, we are only 5 minutes from City Park, 10 minutes to Cataract Gorge/Tamar River and close to shopping centre's and malls. We are also only 10 minutes walk from Aurora Stadium, Tasmania's home of AFL Football. The hotel has undergone extensive renovations in 2014 with some major upgrades and we are proud to announce that we are under new management as of November 2014. We offer free Wi-Fi internet (limits apply and additional can be purchase) in all areas of the hotel which includes in all rooms. On-Site Laundry Facilities are also available. We have a large Common Room/Lounge which has a kitchen (Oven, Stove, Microwave, Fridge & Preparation Area), lounge & wide-screen TV, 8-Ball table, large dining table and vending machines. Management and Staff look forward to having you stay next time you visit Launceston.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Given Room 1A at check in I jokingly asked if this was the best room at the Inn - the receptionist seriously said "no". The following complaints of Room 1A are made without malice. * The room is located at the dead end of a corridor with no fire escape and the room has barred
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VERY VERY RUDE STAFF. The man who works during the day was rude. We asked where the closest place to get fuel. His reply “a petrol station” and wouldn’t bother to help until we said Nevermind I’ll ask Siri. The woman in the evening was just as rude when we asked if it was ok to
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Centrally located in Launceston, and booked last minute for a sunday night so avoided the noise below. Stayed in the standard double room. it had the standard tv and bathroom. A bit dated but cant expect much more for the price.
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I lived in a two-bed dorm. Positive: Location is pretty decent, many restaurants and bars nearby, short walk to the Launceston Transit Centre if you are taking a bus to Hobart. Love hanging out at the air-conditioned Tv lounge on a hot day (especially my room mate is a
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We stayed in a King Room and were a little dubious at first given the reviews we’d read, however we were pleasantly surprised. The room had everything we needed and was large and clean. Shower had good pressure but hot/cold was pretty sensitive. We stayed on a Thursday night, so
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Dear Maggie G Thank you for taking the time to ask this question. The distance between The University of Tasmania (Newnham Campus) and The Batman Fawkner Inn is approximately 6.6Km or a 10minute drive. Thank you.
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Dear Diane_Slaven8, Thank you for taking the time to ask this question. Unfortunately all of our rooms are only accessible by a flight of stairs. Please contact the hotel directly and we may provide you with suggestions for accessible accommodation.
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Hi, The airport shuttle is run from a seperate company. You can book online at airporterlaunceston. com.au When booking they will ask for your Flight details and arrange for payment via credit card. The Pickup location for our hotel is "Hotel Grand Chancellor" Or if you are heading in to the hotel then they pick you up from the Airport. Hope this is of some assistance to you. Regards, Chris Batman Fawkner Inn.
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"Do not take 1A - others must be better"
"Rooms 5a to 21a are located above a nightclub."
"Make sure the room isn't on the alley side."
"Rooms facing Cameron St. are the quietest. There is a Saturday evening disco next door."
"check about the aircon and nightclub noise"
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PRICE RANGE
US$16 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaTasmaniaLaunceston
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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