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Lloyds Hotel Backpackers

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Overview
  • Excellent6%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible58%
  • 1 week ago
    “The worst hostel ever”
  • 14 Jun 2017
    “This is a public service announcement: do not stay here. ”
23 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have no idea how this hostel (if you can call it a hostel) is still in business. This is a total rundown THING, with filthy carpet, dirty tables and chairs, and cheap furniture (like it has been collected from the street) scattered allover the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank demashque
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I can only think of one other time in my life that I have sat down and taken the time to write a negative review- which means when I do, it means things must have been pretty bad. I have stayed in hundreds of hostels/budget...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Rudpansy
Response from James N, General Manager at Lloyds Hotel BackpackersResponded 15 June 2017

Thanks for your review, we appreciate all feedback, sorry we didn't make your standards. We can assure you that we work hard on keeping the rooms to a hygienic as possible standards for budget accom. Hopefully if you choose to stay with us again we...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Got charged $5 to walk in the door for nothing. Other patrons walked in got charged to. Staff appeared inexperienced. No one knew what was going on. Young woman at the door was yelling out to someone to find out if she could go instead...More

Date of stay: April 2017
2  Thank joannegg
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here on a business trip as it was only over night . Got in late which was good as it was a tad dodge. Not suitable for families or even couples . The bed was hard as a rock and room was old ....More

Date of stay: February 2017
2  Thank Trace P
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We stayed here 1 night. It was a very easy booking over the phone. It was a tiny room, but that's what you expect from a back packers place, our own bathroom& full use of the kitchen, which had everything you need for breakfast. Location...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Sandra D
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About
Description
Lloyds Hotel provides backpacker style accommodation at a very affordable price, right in the centre of Launceston! Multiple room types avaiable including dorm-style, single rooms, and family rooms. All rooms More have an en-suite with a shower, toilet, and hand basin. Shared laundry and kitchen facilities available. 24 hour access available with key. Check-in at the Greenwood Bar downstairs. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$42 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lloyds Hotel Backpackers Launceston, Tasmania
Location
Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$42 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lloyds Hotel Backpackers Launceston, Tasmania
Location
Australia > Tasmania > Launceston
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"Avoid the share rooms!"
mads101999
27 Jan 2013
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"Go somewhere else!"
916SueM
8 Oct 2012
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