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Cairns Region, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed staying at this place, the rooms were clean and beds comfortable and the family that runs the place were very friendly. I would highly recommend staying here just to catch a Sunrise or Sunset from the hills around town. I would highly recommend their Black Russian Pies from their Restaurant, it was one of the...

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

The pies are homemade. Glad you enjoyed your stay in this region and the delightful scenery.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

the rooms were cleanand good size and we had connected rooms which was good. the resturant was closed and no room service because the hotel had no food. when we asked at the front desk about places to eat all we got was have a look in town.

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

Because of your family situation with children we provided you the inter-connecting rooms giving more space to move around. As a motel our primary objective is to provide comfortable, clean accommodation. Guests will make their own decisions on how that will feed themselves, we assist by providing a microwave, crockery & cutlery in the rooms so guests have a choice...

Adelaide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having booked at short notice at a busy time, we were pleased to secure a clean, comfortable room including continental breakfas at a reasonable price. The host was pleasant and courteous and we were very happy with the room. The motel is a little out of the town centre so you need to use your car to go out for...

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review of your visit to Queenstown and your stay at our accommodation. While we are a little out of town the area here is quiet providing the setting for a and good peaceful overnight rest.

Ulverstone, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I traveled to Queenstown for work and needed to stay overnight. The Gold Rush turned out to be a great choice. It was very clean, the bed was comfy and the shower was terrific. As mentioned elsewhere, the kitchenette is quite a bonus but I had a continental breakfast at the on-site restaurant - again, great value. I will stay...

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

We agree with the sentiments of your review and thank you very much for taking the time to write a glowing report, albeit your stay was only but a short one. However, no matter the length of time travelling through Tasmania's West Coast Wilderness, we aim to enhance the pleasure of this stunning region by providing good service, on the...

Sheffield, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent two nights here and it is a very nice motel indeed. On the highway to Hobart but very quiet (not really surprising, Queenstown isn't a roaring metropolis), and very clean. Friendly check-in, parking in front of rooms. The room itself was well set out, with a comfortable bed, good sofa, small table and chairs and an unexpectedly good kitchenette...

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

We are happy you found your experience at our property a pleasant one. The Gold Rush Motel is well located when exploring Tasmania's West Coast Wilderness, in easy driving distance to the historic Wilderness Railway, the cruises boats from Strahan. There are range of short and longer more walks in the region including Montezuma Falls, and Queenstown is home to...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unpretentious, old fashioned country motel with everything you meed in it. Queen size bed was comfortable, toiletries unexpectedly good. A good place to crash for the night. Pity the restaurant was closed.

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

Glad that we could make your stay while travelling through this region a comfortable one.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights with continental breakfast served in Dining Room. Plenty of cereal and toast. Option available for hot breakfast. Room was comfortable, clean and spacious. TV would have been better on wall as it was very low when placed on suitcase shelf. Room was serviced with fresh towels but tea/coffee/milk were not replenished. Bathroom was large with soap/shampoo/conditioner from...

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the feedback and while we have largely met expectations in several areas we could have done better. The room service does always include replacement of tea/coffee however it appears our staff took they 'eye off the ball' and missed replenishing those items and the bathroom amenities. Time for staff re-fresher training. Thanks for bringing this to...

Guntrausdorf
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped for one night it became 2 because Bernie was not only the host in this nice place but also the travel adviser tour guide etc. - his knowledge and connections with all operater´s made our life so much easier and fast to decide. He was the man in charge and from parents side Austrian - so were we,...

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

Wow, thanks very much for the feedback. I bought the pumpkin seed oil - its very tasty thanks for the recommendation. We take the attitude if you come all this way to enjoy your holiday then it is important that we help to show and book the activities that you can do while here. It was a pleasure having you...

London
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Booked here because accommodation in the Strahan area was so expensive and what a gem this place is. Comfortable with a kichenette with fridge, microwave and toaster plus sink with cutlery plates and glasses. The room has been refurbished and is very clean and comfortable. The staff are friendly right from the front desk to the people who clean the...

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

It's pleasing our property has hit the mark and you enjoyed your stay at our property. Yes Queenstown is a pleasant compromise to base yourself while exploring the region, it is in easy travel to the Wilderness Railway (1 minute from us), the World Heritage/Gordon River cruise boats (40 minutes), Cradle Mountain (100 minutes), Lake St Claire (80 minutes). We...

Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Very happy with our 2 day stay. $130/n. Queen bed very comfortable. Plenty of room. Clean and tidy. Very quiet even tho its on the main road through town. Had a cooked breakfast on last morning...delivered to our room and offering and price was brilliant. Hosts were very friendly and helpful.

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Bernie S, Owner at Comfort Inn Gold Rush, responded to this review

We appreciate your nice review of your stay at our our property. We do try hard to make sure everything is done to have clean and tidy rooms, comfortable beds, availability of amenities and free WiFi so guests can relax, recharge and be read for the next exciting part of their Tasmanian adventure.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Comfort Inn Gold Rush, Queenstown, is a perfectly located motor inn accommodation to rest and relax following the fascinating journey from Hobart via Derwent Bridge/Lake St Clair or from Cradle Mountain/Burnie/Devonport. In a quiet location, The Gold Rush has 26 spacious rooms. Queen size beds are the minimum standard, Free WiFi to all rooms, separate en-suite bathroom with amenities, kitchenette with microwave, flat-screen TV, a licensed restaurant on site providing Breakfast and Evening meals. A relaxing and comfortable stay is a certainty. This is the place to base yourself and explore the region over several days. Experience the APT Steam Railway, Cruise the Gordon River, Raft the King River or do the Mt Lyell Mine & other tours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Comfort Inn Gold Rush

Address: 65 Batchelor St, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
Region: Australia > Tasmania > Queenstown
Price Range: RM360 - RM557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Comfort Inn Gold Rush 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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