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    Launceston Backpackers

    103 Canning St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    I took a friend from Hongkong to stay here yesterday 25/8.15 and was pleasantly surprised at the interior. Derek the front office Manager was very nice when called in to check her in and I had a good look around. All was exceptionally clean and...More

    Thank Pademelonsammie
    Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 16 September 2015

    Hello Pademelonsammie, thank you for your review. We apologize that your friend's food was taken, we have a lot of people staying at the Backpackers and the fridges are communal. The person you mentioned with the motor bike helmet was a fantastic young 19 year...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2015

    My husband and I had a private room which was very large. Plenty of rooms, single beds, cupboard space and a good sized window for natural light. There was an issue with the hot water during our stay, and like other reviews we too found...More

    2  Thank CestLeVie
    Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 3 July 2015

    Hello CestLeVie, thank you for taking time to review Launceston Backpackers. We apologize for the slightly late reopening time. The staff member came in early then went off to pick up their child from school. You mentioned the hot water in your room, this is...More

    Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

    Clean kitchen with plenty of utensils/appliances, spacious basic rooms and a warm living room area. Owner was very friendly and offered a variety of deals for a longer term stay! I had a private two bed room to myself for the duration of the stay,...More

    Thank ShannonMcNamara
    Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 25 June 2015

    Hello Shannon, thank you for your review, we are pleased you had a comfortable and enjoyable stay with us. Good luck with the rest of your studies.

    Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

    Possibly the coldest hostel in the known world! They don't turn the heating on until 7pm and even then it's only in the rooms so everywhere else was still freezing! Beds were pretty uncomfortable too, though my main concern was hypothermia...More

    Thank jambonhill
    Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 23 June 2015

    Hi Jambonhill, thanks for your review, we are always asking customers if their room was warm enough and they always tell us that the rooms are warm. When we do hear comments such as yours we always wonder if you actually turned the heater on....More

    Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

    Very very cold room. Heater turns on at 7pm and off at 7am. Still extremely cold at night. Water pressure was almost nothing during the night as well. Seems the owners are very cheap and don't want to invest back into the hostel. Went here...More

    Thank Lacey R
    Response from derek l, Manager at Launceston BackpackersResponded 23 June 2015

    Hi Lacey, thanks for your review, we are always asking customers if their room was warm enough and they always tell us that the rooms are warm. When we do hear comments such as yours we always wonder if you actually turned the heater on....More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$38 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 30
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    Keren G
    15 August 2014|
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    Response from derek l | Property representative |
    Hello Karen G.....yes we do actually have an age limit at Launceston Backpackers. Our policy is anyone under the age of 130 can stay.
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    "You need to rent out Blanket and linen for $3.5 as bed is not made"
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    "En-suite room"
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    "Downstairs rooms are cooler in summer."
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    "Make sure they put you in a room you paid for :)"
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