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    Areca Boutique Hotel

    12 York St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent36%
    • Very good36%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is in a great location, central to everything in Launceston. My room was spacious and had an updated bathroom. The bed was incredibly comfortable and the double glazing ensured the room was warm at night and no noise from the street was audible....More

    Thank Rtguy888
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at Areca for approximately 1 week. Great breakfast included everyday. Staff very friendly and helpful and nothing was too much trouble for them. They even took us to airport! Very clean comfortable and close to everything. Can't recommend highly enough! Will definitely be...More

    Thank tmoore12345
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Walking distance to everything. Best accommodation after 7 nights in Tasmania staying at a different hotel each night. The price was very reasonable, the room was immaculate the staff were friendly. So glad we picked this one.

    Thank Kylie A
    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    Areca is a pleasant place to stay but is sadly lacking in maintenance. During our stay the bathroom door wouldn't stay closed, the toilet seat was loose and sliding around during use and the window also would not stay closed. The milk left in the...More

    Thank KevandYvonne29
    Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

    We came to Launceston to spend a quick weekend trip visiting friends. Having left Tassie some 15 years ago for Melbourne, I know what is around and is cheaper than Melbourne prices but never knew of this little place. What a little hidden gem. It's...More

    Thank Elle L
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$75 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Room Tips
    "For old world charm rooms 5 + 8 and for the more modern style rooms 17 +18"
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    "We were accommodated in room #15 both nights. We did not hear a sound. We opened a window briefly to listen..."
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    "Make sure you have a car as the lane beside the hotel is VERY steep"
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    "If you want a larger room or a spa bath you will need to book a Waratah on York suite !!"
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