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One of the best hostel I have been so far. The location is good, the building is great, the rooms spacious, tidy and neat: the kitchen and common area and bathroom really clean. The staffs are friendly. It is very Quiet.
I totally recommend
1 Thank Lua S
Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 3 April 2015
Hello Lau, thank you for your review of Launceston Backpackers. We offer great clean facilities and we appreciate you taking time to share this view. Safe travelling.
We'd planned on staying 2 nights but one was more than enough! So dreary and depressing. Our ensuite room was a reasonable size, with all the charm of a prison cell, but the bathroom was truly basic. Not even any soap and impossible to regulate...More
1 Thank Greenings
Response from derek l, General Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 26 March 2015
Hello Greenings, just to let you know, we replaced the kettle as soon as someone came into the office and let us know about it. We always have spare utilities in storage. I find your comments referring to other customers as "inmates" quite disrespectful.
We booked the double ensuite. Room was very basic. No air. No fan. No soap. Outside our door was the washing machine and dryers, which were on most of the day, obviously causing a lot of noise. Wouldn't recommend the double room, and would pay...More
Thank Brett A
Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 15 March 2015
Yes Brett you are right in saying there are washing machines outside room 8. These washing machines are on a timer so they are not able to work between 8pm and 9am when most people are wanting to sleep. If you were trying to sleep...More
We had booked a double room with en-suite which was large but had a basic fit out. There was a single cupboard, only one chair and no table or bench. The en-suite bathroom was basic but functional. The shower however fluctuated between burning hot and...More
Thank Michael K
Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 17 February 2015
Thank you for your review Michael. We were unaware of the security problem on your window in your room; this is the benefit of TripAdvisor as we will get this fixed. You mentioned the shower water in your room going hot and cold. We had...More
I stayed 3 nights here last week, I booked a twin share room for all nights. I was in the office the morning of my last night cutting my stay short by 1 night due to my travel route change. I was out for the...More
Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 6 March 2015
Your booking was a walk in booking during our peak season. With walk in bookings we try to keep people in the same room so they don't have to move but sometimes this is not possible if the rooms are booked for the following day....More
US$38 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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